The table below looks at the statistics for WAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Devon region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WAN over the 3 months to 23 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 48 52 42
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -10
Permanent jobs citing WAN 10 7 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 2.82% 1.73% 3.09%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 23.81% 10.61% 11.83%
Number of salaries quoted 9 6 10
Median salary £32,500 £34,000 £32,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.41% +3.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,916 £28,625 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £36,000 £39,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
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
42 66 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 11.86% 16.30% 26.12%
Number of salaries quoted 41 45 89
Median salary £34,500 £30,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.00% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,500 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £67,500 £39,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

WAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

The demand trend of job ads across the Devon region citing WAN as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WAN within the Devon region over the 3 months to 23 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Exeter +14 9 £32,500 +6.55%
WAN
South West

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 23 July 2016, IT jobs citing WAN also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Devon region with a requirement for WAN.

1 15 (100.00%) LAN
2 11 (73.33%) Cisco Certification
3 9 (60.00%) Cisco
4 8 (53.33%) CCNA
5 6 (40.00%) Firewall
6 5 (33.33%) VPN
7 4 (26.67%) CCNP
7 4 (26.67%) ITIL
8 3 (20.00%) Business Continuity
8 3 (20.00%) Internet
8 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
8 3 (20.00%) Active Directory
8 3 (20.00%) CheckPoint
8 3 (20.00%) DMZ
8 3 (20.00%) Fortinet
8 3 (20.00%) Wireshark
8 3 (20.00%) Load Balancing
8 3 (20.00%) Network Security
8 3 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
8 3 (20.00%) Kalman Filter
8 3 (20.00%) Line Management
8 3 (20.00%) Data Centre
8 3 (20.00%) Change Control
8 3 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
8 3 (20.00%) Web Filtering
9 2 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2010
9 2 (13.33%) Asset Management
9 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (13.33%) Citrix
9 2 (13.33%) VoIP

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (13.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (13.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 15 (100.00%) LAN
2 6 (40.00%) Firewall
3 5 (33.33%) VPN
4 3 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 3 (20.00%) DMZ
4 3 (20.00%) Internet
4 3 (20.00%) Network Security
4 3 (20.00%) Wireshark
5 2 (13.33%) VoIP
6 1 (6.67%) Wireless
General
1 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) Network Engineer
2 4 (26.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) ITIL Practitioner
3 3 (20.00%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Administrator
4 2 (13.33%) Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Help Desk Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) IT Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Network Administrator
4 2 (13.33%) Network Security Administrator
4 2 (13.33%) Security Administrator
5 1 (6.67%) Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Support
5 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Network Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Network Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Network Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (13.33%) Windows
1 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (26.67%) ITIL
2 3 (20.00%) Business Continuity
2 3 (20.00%) Change Control
2 3 (20.00%) Kalman Filter
2 3 (20.00%) Line Management
2 3 (20.00%) Load Balancing
2 3 (20.00%) Web Filtering
3 2 (13.33%) Asset Management
4 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (6.67%) Information Security
4 1 (6.67%) Network Design
4 1 (6.67%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (6.67%) Security Management
4 1 (6.67%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 11 (73.33%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (53.33%) CCNA
3 4 (26.67%) CCNP
4 1 (6.67%) MCSA
4 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 3 (20.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 9 (60.00%) Cisco
2 3 (20.00%) CheckPoint
2 3 (20.00%) Fortinet
2 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (13.33%) Citrix