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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 34 41 21
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -20
Permanent jobs citing WAN 10 10 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derby 4.33% 3.30% 11.02%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 18.87% 18.52% 40.00%
Number of salaries quoted 7 8 26
Average salary £32,500 £37,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.16% -38.33%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +1.33%
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
53 54 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derby 22.94% 17.82% 27.54%
Number of salaries quoted 48 48 63
Average salary £32,500 £46,250 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.72% -15.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,200 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £70,000 £60,000
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 24 December 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 11 (84.62%) Microsoft
2 8 (61.54%) MS Exchange
2 8 (61.54%) LAN
2 8 (61.54%) Firewall
3 7 (53.85%) Windows
3 7 (53.85%) VMware
4 6 (46.15%) Cisco
5 5 (38.46%) SQL Server
5 5 (38.46%) Hyper-V
6 4 (30.77%) Linux
6 4 (30.77%) SAN
6 4 (30.77%) VMware Infrastructure
6 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (23.08%) 4G
7 3 (23.08%) Mobile App
8 2 (15.38%) SQL
8 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
8 2 (15.38%) VPN
8 2 (15.38%) Active Directory
8 2 (15.38%) Citrix
8 2 (15.38%) Websense
8 2 (15.38%) Disaster Recovery
8 2 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2003
8 2 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2007
8 2 (15.38%) Integration Testing
8 2 (15.38%) PowerShell
8 2 (15.38%) Android
8 2 (15.38%) iPhone
8 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Derby by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 8 (61.54%) MS Exchange
2 2 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (7.69%) Lync
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 8 (61.54%) LAN
1 8 (61.54%) Firewall
2 4 (30.77%) SAN
3 3 (23.08%) 4G
4 2 (15.38%) VPN
5 1 (7.69%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (38.46%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Support Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Consultant
2 3 (23.08%) Sales Consultant
2 3 (23.08%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Pre Sales Consultant
2 3 (23.08%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Technical Support Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Technical Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Technical Support
3 2 (15.38%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (7.69%) Telecoms Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Pre Sales Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Cloud Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Mobile App
2 2 (15.38%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 7 (53.85%) Windows
2 4 (30.77%) Linux
2 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (15.38%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (15.38%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (15.38%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) SQL
1 2 (15.38%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 5 (38.46%) Hyper-V
2 4 (30.77%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (15.38%) Active Directory
4 1 (7.69%) VMware ESX
4 1 (7.69%) vSphere
4 1 (7.69%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 11 (84.62%) Microsoft
2 7 (53.85%) VMware
3 6 (46.15%) Cisco
4 2 (15.38%) Citrix
4 2 (15.38%) Websense
Derby, Derbyshire
Lea Consultancy Ltd
Salary: Salary is Negotiable plus benefits and car allowance
Posted: 2 days ago