The table below looks at the statistics for WAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Derby region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WAN over the 3 months to 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 46 26 24
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -2
Permanent jobs citing WAN 3 8 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derby 1.04% 3.81% 9.51%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.11% 18.60% 32.95%
Number of salaries quoted 3 6 29
Average salary £27,500 £30,750 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.56% -56.07%
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -1.31%
WAN
Derbyshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Derby region.

Communications & Networking Category
Derby
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
27 43 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derby 9.34% 20.48% 28.85%
Number of salaries quoted 20 39 80
Average salary £37,500 £55,500 £57,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-32.43% -2.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £28,850 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £82,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

WAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Derby

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WAN across the Derby region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

WAN Jobs Demand Trend in Derby

WAN
Salary Trend in Derby

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WAN across the Derby region.

WAN Salary Trend in Derby

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derby

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Derby region citing WAN also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited WAN.

1 7 (87.50%) LAN
1 7 (87.50%) Firewall
2 6 (75.00%) Cisco
3 5 (62.50%) MPLS
4 4 (50.00%) OSPF
4 4 (50.00%) BGP
4 4 (50.00%) EIGRP
4 4 (50.00%) Wireless
4 4 (50.00%) Business Continuity
4 4 (50.00%) HP
4 4 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (50.00%) CheckPoint
4 4 (50.00%) Aruba
4 4 (50.00%) Meru Networks
5 3 (37.50%) Cisco Nexus
5 3 (37.50%) CCDP
5 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
5 3 (37.50%) CCNP
5 3 (37.50%) MS Exchange
6 2 (25.00%) VMware
6 2 (25.00%) Windows
6 2 (25.00%) Linux
6 2 (25.00%) VPN
6 2 (25.00%) SAN
6 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Derby by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Derby region citing WAN also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited WAN. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (37.50%) MS Exchange
2 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Communications & Networking
1 7 (87.50%) LAN
1 7 (87.50%) Firewall
2 5 (62.50%) MPLS
3 4 (50.00%) OSPF
3 4 (50.00%) BGP
3 4 (50.00%) EIGRP
3 4 (50.00%) Wireless
4 3 (37.50%) Cisco Nexus
5 2 (25.00%) VPN
5 2 (25.00%) SAN
6 1 (12.50%) 4G
6 1 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (12.50%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Network Technical Architect
1 3 (37.50%) Network Architect
1 3 (37.50%) Architect
1 3 (37.50%) Technical Architect
2 2 (25.00%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Network Implementation Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Implementation Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Sales Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Pre Sales Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Windows
1 2 (25.00%) Linux
1 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Business Continuity
2 1 (12.50%) Analytics
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (37.50%) CCDP
2 3 (37.50%) CCNP
3 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (12.50%) CCNA
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (12.50%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) Cisco
2 4 (50.00%) HP
2 4 (50.00%) CheckPoint
2 4 (50.00%) Aruba
2 4 (50.00%) Meru Networks
3 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
4 2 (25.00%) VMware
Derby, Derbyshire
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