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 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 51 51 37
Rank change year-on-year
0 -14
Permanent jobs citing WAN 12 13 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derbyshire 2.09% 2.55% 2.91%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.00% 20.00% 13.10%
Number of salaries quoted 10 6 11
Average salary £30,250 £42,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.82% +14.86%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £30,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,400 £57,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
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
100 65 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derbyshire 17.42% 12.77% 22.22%
Number of salaries quoted 85 51 84
Average salary £39,083 £37,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.22% +2.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £67,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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
Salary Histogram in Derbyshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WAN across the Derbyshire region over the 3 months to 30 July 2015.

WAN Salary Histogram 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 30 July 2015. 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
Derby +4 7 £38,000 -20.00% 1
Chesterfield -6 4 £19,000 -
WAN
East Midlands

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derbyshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, 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 30 (96.77%) LAN
2 22 (70.97%) Windows
3 14 (45.16%) Active Directory
4 12 (38.71%) Microsoft
4 12 (38.71%) ITIL
4 12 (38.71%) Firewall
5 11 (35.48%) Cisco Certification
5 11 (35.48%) MS Excel
5 11 (35.48%) CCNA
5 11 (35.48%) Cisco
6 10 (32.26%) TCP/IP
6 10 (32.26%) Microsoft Certification
7 9 (29.03%) MCSE
8 7 (22.58%) Wireless
8 7 (22.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 7 (22.58%) Network Security
8 7 (22.58%) Data Centre
9 6 (19.35%) MPLS
9 6 (19.35%) VPN
10 5 (16.13%) CCNP
10 5 (16.13%) MS Exchange
10 5 (16.13%) ITIL Certification
10 5 (16.13%) VMware
10 5 (16.13%) Supplier Management
10 5 (16.13%) Windows Server 2008
11 4 (12.90%) PCI DSS
11 4 (12.90%) SolarWinds
11 4 (12.90%) Cisco ASA
11 4 (12.90%) F5
11 4 (12.90%) Cisco UCCX

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Derbyshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, 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 (16.13%) MS Exchange
2 2 (6.45%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (6.45%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (3.23%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (3.23%) SharePoint
Applications
1 11 (35.48%) MS Excel
2 2 (6.45%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.45%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 30 (96.77%) LAN
2 12 (38.71%) Firewall
3 10 (32.26%) TCP/IP
4 7 (22.58%) Wireless
4 7 (22.58%) Network Security
5 6 (19.35%) MPLS
5 6 (19.35%) VPN
6 4 (12.90%) DNS
6 4 (12.90%) SSL
6 4 (12.90%) OSPF
6 4 (12.90%) DHCP
6 4 (12.90%) Cisco ASA
7 3 (9.68%) VoIP
8 2 (6.45%) ADSL
8 2 (6.45%) SAN
8 2 (6.45%) Internet
8 2 (6.45%) SNMP
8 2 (6.45%) BGP
8 2 (6.45%) IPsec
8 2 (6.45%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.68%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (6.45%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (22.58%) Support Technician
2 6 (19.35%) Network Engineer
2 6 (19.35%) Support Engineer
3 4 (12.90%) IT Support
4 3 (9.68%) Analyst
4 3 (9.68%) Support Analyst
4 3 (9.68%) IT Support Technician
4 3 (9.68%) Infrastructure Manager
5 2 (6.45%) Communications Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Data Centre Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Senior Communications Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) IT Infrastructure Manager
5 2 (6.45%) Technical Support
5 2 (6.45%) Senior Network Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) 3rd Line Support
6 1 (3.23%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 1 (3.23%) Field Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (3.23%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) Technical Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 7 (22.58%) Data Centre
2 2 (6.45%) Video Conferencing
2 2 (6.45%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.45%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (3.23%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 22 (70.97%) Windows
2 5 (16.13%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (9.68%) Linux
4 2 (6.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (6.45%) Windows 7
5 1 (3.23%) Windows 8
5 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (38.71%) ITIL
2 5 (16.13%) Supplier Management
3 4 (12.90%) PRINCE2
4 3 (9.68%) Project Management
4 3 (9.68%) Change Management
4 3 (9.68%) Information Security
4 3 (9.68%) Load Balancing
5 2 (6.45%) Incident Management
5 2 (6.45%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (6.45%) Service Delivery
5 2 (6.45%) SIEM
6 1 (3.23%) Cyber Security
6 1 (3.23%) Network Monitoring
6 1 (3.23%) Line Management
6 1 (3.23%) Software Asset Management
6 1 (3.23%) Software Licensing
6 1 (3.23%) Patch Management
6 1 (3.23%) Server Building
6 1 (3.23%) Migration
6 1 (3.23%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.45%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (35.48%) CCNA
1 11 (35.48%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (32.26%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (29.03%) MCSE
4 5 (16.13%) CCNP
4 5 (16.13%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (9.68%) MCITP
5 3 (9.68%) MCSA
6 2 (6.45%) MCP
6 2 (6.45%) CCA
6 2 (6.45%) Citrix Certification
6 2 (6.45%) Degree
6 2 (6.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (3.23%) MCDST
7 1 (3.23%) MCTS
7 1 (3.23%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (3.23%) CCENT
7 1 (3.23%) CCAA
7 1 (3.23%) VCP5
7 1 (3.23%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (22.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (12.90%) PCI DSS
3 2 (6.45%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (45.16%) Active Directory
2 3 (9.68%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (6.45%) XenApp
4 1 (3.23%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (12.90%) Cisco UCCX
2 2 (6.45%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 12 (38.71%) Microsoft
2 11 (35.48%) Cisco
3 5 (16.13%) VMware
4 4 (12.90%) CheckPoint
4 4 (12.90%) SolarWinds
4 4 (12.90%) F5
5 3 (9.68%) Citrix
6 2 (6.45%) Red Hat
6 2 (6.45%) Symantec
6 2 (6.45%) IronPort
7 1 (3.23%) Veeam
7 1 (3.23%) Adobe
7 1 (3.23%) HP