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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 35 40 29
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -11
Permanent jobs citing WAN 9 8 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derby 4.25% 2.91% 8.97%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 19.15% 15.38% 32.79%
Number of salaries quoted 6 6 20
Average salary £32,500 £41,250 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.21% -25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
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
47 52 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derby 22.17% 18.91% 27.35%
Number of salaries quoted 41 45 59
Average salary £32,500 £40,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% -27.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £24,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £60,000 £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 26 January 2015, 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 12 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 9 (64.29%) LAN
2 9 (64.29%) Firewall
3 8 (57.14%) MS Exchange
3 8 (57.14%) Windows
4 7 (50.00%) VMware
5 6 (42.86%) SQL Server
5 6 (42.86%) Cisco
5 6 (42.86%) Hyper-V
6 5 (35.71%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
7 4 (28.57%) Linux
7 4 (28.57%) SAN
8 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (21.43%) MS Excel
8 3 (21.43%) SQL
8 3 (21.43%) Disaster Recovery
8 3 (21.43%) Integration Testing
8 3 (21.43%) 4G
8 3 (21.43%) Mobile App
9 2 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
9 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2003
9 2 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007
9 2 (14.29%) PowerShell
9 2 (14.29%) Android
9 2 (14.29%) iPhone
9 2 (14.29%) VPN
9 2 (14.29%) Websense
9 2 (14.29%) Active Directory

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Derby by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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 (57.14%) MS Exchange
2 2 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (7.14%) Lync
Applications
1 3 (21.43%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 9 (64.29%) LAN
1 9 (64.29%) Firewall
2 4 (28.57%) SAN
3 3 (21.43%) 4G
4 2 (14.29%) VPN
5 1 (7.14%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (42.86%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) Support Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Consultant
2 3 (21.43%) Sales Consultant
2 3 (21.43%) Technical Support
2 3 (21.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Technical Support Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Technical Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Pre Sales Consultant
2 3 (21.43%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (7.14%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (7.14%) Technical Pre Sales Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Cloud Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Telecoms Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Mobile App
2 2 (14.29%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 8 (57.14%) Windows
2 5 (35.71%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (28.57%) Linux
4 2 (14.29%) Android
4 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (21.43%) Disaster Recovery
1 3 (21.43%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (21.43%) SQL
2 2 (14.29%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 6 (42.86%) Hyper-V
2 4 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (14.29%) Active Directory
4 1 (7.14%) VMware ESX
4 1 (7.14%) vSphere
4 1 (7.14%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 12 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 7 (50.00%) VMware
3 6 (42.86%) Cisco
4 2 (14.29%) Citrix
4 2 (14.29%) Websense
Derby, Derbyshire
Barron McCann
Salary: Unspecified Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago