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 3 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 51 34 37
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +3
Permanent jobs citing WAN 8 20 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 1.94% 5.17% 1.05%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.70% 19.05% 6.00%
Number of salaries quoted 7 19 2
Average salary £33,500 £32,500 £31,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.07% +2.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,200 £25,000 £21,150
10% offered a salary of more than £35,700 £39,600 £42,350
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
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
63 105 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 15.25% 27.13% 17.48%
Number of salaries quoted 45 102 33
Average salary £30,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £19,200 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,800 £44,000 £65,700
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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
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 3 August 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 2 £29,000 -12.12% 2
Okehampton - 1 - -
Plymouth - 1 £37,500 -
WAN
South West

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 41 (97.62%) LAN
2 28 (66.67%) Cisco
3 23 (54.76%) Microsoft
3 23 (54.76%) Active Directory
4 21 (50.00%) TCP/IP
5 20 (47.62%) MS Exchange
6 19 (45.24%) Windows
7 18 (42.86%) VMware
8 16 (38.10%) Project Management
9 15 (35.71%) WLAN
9 15 (35.71%) Microsoft Certification
10 14 (33.33%) Avaya
10 14 (33.33%) CCNA
10 14 (33.33%) Dell
10 14 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
10 14 (33.33%) MCITP
10 14 (33.33%) vSphere
10 14 (33.33%) Lync
11 13 (30.95%) SCCM
11 13 (30.95%) Migration
12 12 (28.57%) SSL
12 12 (28.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 11 (26.19%) IBM
13 11 (26.19%) HP
13 11 (26.19%) IIS
14 10 (23.81%) Juniper
14 10 (23.81%) CheckPoint
15 9 (21.43%) F5
16 7 (16.67%) SharePoint
16 7 (16.67%) SQL Server

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 20 (47.62%) MS Exchange
2 14 (33.33%) Lync
3 11 (26.19%) IIS
4 7 (16.67%) SharePoint
5 5 (11.90%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (2.38%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (2.38%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 5 (11.90%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.76%) MS Project
2 2 (4.76%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 41 (97.62%) LAN
2 21 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 15 (35.71%) WLAN
4 12 (28.57%) SSL
5 6 (14.29%) VPN
6 4 (9.52%) DNS
6 4 (9.52%) DHCP
6 4 (9.52%) SAN
6 4 (9.52%) Firewall
7 3 (7.14%) IP Telephony
7 3 (7.14%) Network Security
8 2 (4.76%) SMTP
9 1 (2.38%) FTP
9 1 (2.38%) HTTP
9 1 (2.38%) HTTPS
9 1 (2.38%) SSH
9 1 (2.38%) VLAN
9 1 (2.38%) Intranet
9 1 (2.38%) MPLS
9 1 (2.38%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (16.67%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (9.52%) Back Office
2 1 (2.38%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.38%) Finance
2 1 (2.38%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.38%) Retail
2 1 (2.38%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 13 (30.95%) Network Engineer
2 10 (23.81%) Analyst
3 6 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support
4 5 (11.90%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 4 (9.52%) Network Analyst
5 4 (9.52%) Support Analyst
5 4 (9.52%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
6 3 (7.14%) Project Engineer
6 3 (7.14%) Head of IT
6 3 (7.14%) Support Engineer
6 3 (7.14%) IT Manager
6 3 (7.14%) Network Technician
7 2 (4.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 1 (2.38%) IT Support Technician
8 1 (2.38%) 2nd Line Support
8 1 (2.38%) Administrator
8 1 (2.38%) Systems Analyst
8 1 (2.38%) Consultant
8 1 (2.38%) Systems Administrator
8 1 (2.38%) Support Technician
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.90%) Clustering
2 4 (9.52%) Fat Client
2 4 (9.52%) Thin Client
2 4 (9.52%) Handset
3 3 (7.14%) EqualLogic
4 1 (2.38%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 19 (45.24%) Windows
2 6 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (9.52%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (9.52%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (2.38%) UNIX
4 1 (2.38%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (38.10%) Project Management
2 13 (30.95%) Migration
3 5 (11.90%) ITIL
4 3 (7.14%) Network Management
5 2 (4.76%) Load Balancing
6 1 (2.38%) Mentoring
6 1 (2.38%) Server Hardening
6 1 (2.38%) PRINCE
6 1 (2.38%) Change Management
6 1 (2.38%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (2.38%) Scrum
6 1 (2.38%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (2.38%) Business Analysis
Qualifications
1 15 (35.71%) Microsoft Certification
2 14 (33.33%) CCNA
2 14 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (33.33%) MCITP
3 12 (28.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (4.76%) CCNP
5 1 (2.38%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.52%) SLA
2 1 (2.38%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 23 (54.76%) Active Directory
2 14 (33.33%) vSphere
3 3 (7.14%) Hyper-V
4 2 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (2.38%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (2.38%) XenApp
5 1 (2.38%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 13 (30.95%) SCCM
Vendors
1 28 (66.67%) Cisco
2 23 (54.76%) Microsoft
3 18 (42.86%) VMware
4 14 (33.33%) Dell
4 14 (33.33%) Avaya
5 11 (26.19%) HP
5 11 (26.19%) IBM
6 10 (23.81%) Juniper
6 10 (23.81%) CheckPoint
7 9 (21.43%) F5
8 6 (14.29%) Citrix
9 1 (2.38%) Barracuda Networks
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