The table below looks at the statistics for WAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Derbyshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WAN over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 50 34 31
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -3
Permanent jobs citing WAN 10 14 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derbyshire 2.15% 3.61% 7.48%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 22.73% 20.29% 31.13%
Number of salaries quoted 5 10 33
Average salary £27,500 £35,500 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.53% -49.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,300 £25,450 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £32,100 £41,100 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -1.31%
WAN
East Midlands

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

Communications & Networking Category
Derbyshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
44 69 106
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derbyshire 9.44% 17.78% 24.04%
Number of salaries quoted 30 64 99
Average salary £33,500 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £27,500 £24,400
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £82,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

WAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Derbyshire

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

WAN Jobs Demand Trend in Derbyshire

WAN
Salary Trend in Derbyshire

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

WAN Salary Trend in Derbyshire

WAN
Job Locations in Derbyshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WAN within the Derbyshire region over the 3 months to 16 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chesterfield -4 5 £22,500 -43.75%
Derby -15 3 £27,500 -
WAN
East Midlands

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derbyshire

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Derbyshire 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 19 (95.00%) LAN
2 10 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 10 (50.00%) Wireless
3 9 (45.00%) VMware
3 9 (45.00%) Firewall
3 9 (45.00%) Microsoft
3 9 (45.00%) ITIL
3 9 (45.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (40.00%) VoIP
4 8 (40.00%) Cisco
5 7 (35.00%) Linux
5 7 (35.00%) Windows
6 6 (30.00%) Manufacturing
6 6 (30.00%) Hyper-V
7 5 (25.00%) DataPower
7 5 (25.00%) Lync
7 5 (25.00%) WebSphere
7 5 (25.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 5 (25.00%) Infrastructure Management
7 5 (25.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 5 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (25.00%) Middleware
7 5 (25.00%) MPLS
7 5 (25.00%) Service Management
7 5 (25.00%) AIX
7 5 (25.00%) UNIX
7 5 (25.00%) MS Office
7 5 (25.00%) SharePoint
7 5 (25.00%) IBM
7 5 (25.00%) Windows XP

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Derbyshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Derbyshire 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 5 (25.00%) Lync
1 5 (25.00%) WebSphere
1 5 (25.00%) SharePoint
2 4 (20.00%) MS Exchange
2 4 (20.00%) IBM Notes
2 4 (20.00%) Quickr
3 3 (15.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (5.00%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (25.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Line 500
Communications & Networking
1 19 (95.00%) LAN
2 10 (50.00%) Wireless
3 9 (45.00%) Firewall
4 8 (40.00%) VoIP
5 5 (25.00%) MPLS
5 5 (25.00%) Broadband
6 4 (20.00%) VPN
6 4 (20.00%) OSPF
6 4 (20.00%) BGP
6 4 (20.00%) EIGRP
7 3 (15.00%) Cisco Nexus
8 2 (10.00%) SAN
8 2 (10.00%) IPsec
8 2 (10.00%) Unified Communications
8 2 (10.00%) IP Telephony
9 1 (5.00%) Cisco ASA
9 1 (5.00%) FCoE
9 1 (5.00%) 4G
9 1 (5.00%) Wi-Fi
9 1 (5.00%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.00%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (30.00%) Manufacturing
2 4 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (30.00%) Analyst
2 5 (25.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 4 (20.00%) Service Manager
3 4 (20.00%) Service Desk Manager
4 3 (15.00%) Network Technical Architect
4 3 (15.00%) Network Architect
4 3 (15.00%) Technical Architect
4 3 (15.00%) Architect
4 3 (15.00%) Network Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Systems Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Cisco Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Implementation Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) IT Support
6 1 (5.00%) Network Implementation Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) IT Support Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Pre Sales Consultant
6 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (25.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (25.00%) DataPower
2 1 (5.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 7 (35.00%) Linux
1 7 (35.00%) Windows
2 5 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 5 (25.00%) AIX
2 5 (25.00%) UNIX
2 5 (25.00%) Windows XP
3 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (5.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (45.00%) ITIL
2 5 (25.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 5 (25.00%) Infrastructure Management
2 5 (25.00%) Service Management
3 4 (20.00%) ERP
3 4 (20.00%) CRM
3 4 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (20.00%) Identity Management
3 4 (20.00%) Validation
3 4 (20.00%) Business Continuity
3 4 (20.00%) Knowledge Management
3 4 (20.00%) Incident Management
3 4 (20.00%) Technical Analysis
3 4 (20.00%) High Availability
3 4 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (20.00%) Problem Management
4 1 (5.00%) Analytics
4 1 (5.00%) Kalman Filter
Qualifications
1 5 (25.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 4 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (15.00%) CCNP
3 3 (15.00%) CCDP
4 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (5.00%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 9 (45.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (30.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 9 (45.00%) VMware
1 9 (45.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (40.00%) Cisco
3 5 (25.00%) IBM
4 4 (20.00%) Lotus
4 4 (20.00%) HP
4 4 (20.00%) CheckPoint
4 4 (20.00%) Aruba
4 4 (20.00%) Meru Networks
5 1 (5.00%) Sage