The table below looks at the statistics for WAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Devon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WAN over the 3 months to 2 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 21 47 46
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -1
Permanent jobs citing WAN 40 18 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 10.39% 4.79% 1.20%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 48.19% 28.57% 7.02%
Number of salaries quoted 35 17 3
Average salary £35,000 £18,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+89.18% -47.14%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
WAN
South West

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

Communications & Networking Category
Devon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
83 63 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 21.56% 16.76% 17.07%
Number of salaries quoted 69 53 53
Average salary £35,000 £30,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,800 £18,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £35,300 £41,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

WAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

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

WAN Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

WAN
Salary Trend in Devon

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

WAN Salary Trend in Devon

WAN
Salary Histogram in Devon

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WAN across the Devon region over the 3 months to 2 March 2015.

WAN Salary Histogram in Devon

WAN
Job Locations in Devon

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WAN within the Devon region over the 3 months to 2 March 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
Exeter +26 25 £33,500 +41.05% 6
Plymouth - 5 £21,000 - 1
Okehampton - 2 - -
Honiton - 1 £30,000 -
WAN
South West

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT jobs across the Devon 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 73 (97.33%) LAN
2 55 (73.33%) Cisco
3 49 (65.33%) Microsoft
4 46 (61.33%) Microsoft Certification
4 46 (61.33%) Windows
5 42 (56.00%) Active Directory
6 41 (54.67%) MS Exchange
6 41 (54.67%) MCITP
7 38 (50.67%) Lync
8 35 (46.67%) WLAN
9 34 (45.33%) Avaya
10 29 (38.67%) Cisco Certification
11 28 (37.33%) TCP/IP
12 26 (34.67%) CCNA
13 20 (26.67%) CheckPoint
14 19 (25.33%) Juniper
15 18 (24.00%) VMware
16 17 (22.67%) CCNP
17 15 (20.00%) SSL
18 14 (18.67%) vSphere
19 13 (17.33%) IBM
19 13 (17.33%) HP
19 13 (17.33%) Dell
19 13 (17.33%) Firewall
19 13 (17.33%) Migration
19 13 (17.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
19 13 (17.33%) SCCM
20 12 (16.00%) Project Management
20 12 (16.00%) IIS
21 10 (13.33%) MCP

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT jobs across the Devon 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 41 (54.67%) MS Exchange
2 38 (50.67%) Lync
3 12 (16.00%) IIS
4 4 (5.33%) Exchange Server 2007
4 4 (5.33%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 6 (8.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.00%) MS Office
3 1 (1.33%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.00%) Office 365
2 1 (1.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 73 (97.33%) LAN
2 35 (46.67%) WLAN
3 28 (37.33%) TCP/IP
4 15 (20.00%) SSL
5 13 (17.33%) Firewall
6 10 (13.33%) Unified Communications
7 7 (9.33%) Internet
8 5 (6.67%) VPN
8 5 (6.67%) FTP
9 4 (5.33%) ADSL
9 4 (5.33%) DNS
9 4 (5.33%) BIG-IP
9 4 (5.33%) DHCP
9 4 (5.33%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 3 (4.00%) Cisco Nexus
10 3 (4.00%) MPLS
10 3 (4.00%) SMTP
11 2 (2.67%) SNMP
11 2 (2.67%) OSPF
11 2 (2.67%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.33%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (5.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.33%) Finance
2 1 (1.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 25 (33.33%) Project Engineer
2 19 (25.33%) Network Engineer
3 5 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support
4 4 (5.33%) Support Engineer
5 3 (4.00%) IT Support Technician
5 3 (4.00%) Support Technician
5 3 (4.00%) Desktop Support
5 3 (4.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 3 (4.00%) IT Support
6 2 (2.67%) Designer
6 2 (2.67%) Senior Designer
6 2 (2.67%) Senior Network Designer
6 2 (2.67%) Systems Engineer
6 2 (2.67%) Network Designer
7 1 (1.33%) Systems Support
7 1 (1.33%) Analyst
7 1 (1.33%) IT Manager
7 1 (1.33%) Systems Analyst
7 1 (1.33%) Consultant
7 1 (1.33%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.33%) Ajax
1 1 (1.33%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 2 (2.67%) Management Information System
2 1 (1.33%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (1.33%) EqualLogic
2 1 (1.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 46 (61.33%) Windows
2 5 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (5.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (4.00%) Windows 7
4 3 (4.00%) Windows Vista
5 2 (2.67%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.33%) Windows 2000 Server
6 1 (1.33%) Embedded Linux
6 1 (1.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (17.33%) Migration
2 12 (16.00%) Project Management
3 7 (9.33%) ITIL
4 5 (6.67%) Service Delivery
5 4 (5.33%) Change Management
5 4 (5.33%) Load Balancing
5 4 (5.33%) Network Management
5 4 (5.33%) Process Management
6 2 (2.67%) PRINCE2
6 2 (2.67%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (1.33%) Network Design
7 1 (1.33%) Software Engineering
7 1 (1.33%) UML
Programming Languages
1 3 (4.00%) SQL
2 1 (1.33%) Python
2 1 (1.33%) Embedded C
2 1 (1.33%) Embedded C++
2 1 (1.33%) AWK
2 1 (1.33%) C
2 1 (1.33%) C++
2 1 (1.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (1.33%) Perl
Qualifications
1 46 (61.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 41 (54.67%) MCITP
3 29 (38.67%) Cisco Certification
4 26 (34.67%) CCNA
5 17 (22.67%) CCNP
6 13 (17.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 10 (13.33%) MCP
8 4 (5.33%) CCDP
8 4 (5.33%) Check Point Certification
9 3 (4.00%) MCDST
9 3 (4.00%) VCP4
10 2 (2.67%) SC Cleared
10 2 (2.67%) Security Cleared
10 2 (2.67%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (9.33%) SLA
System Software
1 42 (56.00%) Active Directory
2 14 (18.67%) vSphere
3 5 (6.67%) Hyper-V
4 4 (5.33%) Firmware
5 3 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (4.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 13 (17.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 55 (73.33%) Cisco
2 49 (65.33%) Microsoft
3 34 (45.33%) Avaya
4 20 (26.67%) CheckPoint
5 19 (25.33%) Juniper
6 18 (24.00%) VMware
7 13 (17.33%) IBM
7 13 (17.33%) HP
7 13 (17.33%) Dell
8 9 (12.00%) F5
9 5 (6.67%) Riverbed
10 4 (5.33%) SolarWinds
10 4 (5.33%) Barracuda Networks
11 3 (4.00%) Citrix
12 1 (1.33%) NetScout
Exeter, Devon
Austin Fraser
Salary: £30000.00 - £33000.00 per annum + 20% shift allowance
Posted: 11 hours ago
Exeter, Devon
Spring Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + On site training
Posted: 13 hours ago
Exeter, Devon
Spring Technology
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + On Site Training
Posted: 13 hours ago
Plymouth
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £33000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago