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 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 26 47 41
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -6
Permanent jobs citing WAN 41 12 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 8.49% 2.92% 2.44%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 39.81% 15.58% 19.57%
Number of salaries quoted 35 11 8
Average salary £35,000 £39,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.25% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,400 £18,500 £28,450
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £45,000 £36,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +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
103 77 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 21.33% 18.73% 12.47%
Number of salaries quoted 82 60 43
Average salary £29,500 £31,750 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.08% -2.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £41,500 £45,000
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 22 December 2014.

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 22 December 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
Exeter +18 19 £34,000 -12.82% 2
Plymouth - 4 £21,000 - 1
Okehampton - 2 - -
WAN
South West

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, 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 75 (97.40%) LAN
2 60 (77.92%) Microsoft
3 56 (72.73%) Cisco
4 55 (71.43%) Windows
5 54 (70.13%) Microsoft Certification
6 49 (63.64%) MCITP
7 48 (62.34%) Active Directory
8 47 (61.04%) Lync
9 46 (59.74%) MS Exchange
10 44 (57.14%) Avaya
11 43 (55.84%) WLAN
12 30 (38.96%) TCP/IP
13 20 (25.97%) Cisco Certification
14 17 (22.08%) CCNA
15 13 (16.88%) Internet
15 13 (16.88%) MCP
15 13 (16.88%) VMware
16 12 (15.58%) CCNP
17 11 (14.29%) CheckPoint
17 11 (14.29%) SSL
17 11 (14.29%) vSphere
18 10 (12.99%) Unified Communications
18 10 (12.99%) SCCM
18 10 (12.99%) Firewall
18 10 (12.99%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
18 10 (12.99%) IBM
18 10 (12.99%) Juniper
18 10 (12.99%) HP
19 9 (11.69%) Dell
19 9 (11.69%) Project Management

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, 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 47 (61.04%) Lync
2 46 (59.74%) MS Exchange
3 9 (11.69%) IIS
4 2 (2.60%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (2.60%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.30%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.30%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 5 (6.49%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.60%) MS Office
3 1 (1.30%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.30%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.30%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 75 (97.40%) LAN
2 43 (55.84%) WLAN
3 30 (38.96%) TCP/IP
4 13 (16.88%) Internet
5 11 (14.29%) SSL
6 10 (12.99%) Firewall
6 10 (12.99%) Unified Communications
7 4 (5.19%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 4 (5.19%) BIG-IP
7 4 (5.19%) VPN
7 4 (5.19%) FTP
8 3 (3.90%) ADSL
8 3 (3.90%) MPLS
8 3 (3.90%) Cisco Nexus
9 2 (2.60%) OSPF
9 2 (2.60%) Telnet
9 2 (2.60%) DNS
9 2 (2.60%) SNMP
9 2 (2.60%) SMTP
9 2 (2.60%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.30%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (3.90%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.30%) Finance
2 1 (1.30%) Banking
Job Titles
1 37 (48.05%) Project Engineer
2 11 (14.29%) Support Engineer
3 10 (12.99%) 2nd Line Support
3 10 (12.99%) Network Engineer
4 9 (11.69%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 7 (9.09%) Systems Engineer
6 3 (3.90%) IT Support
7 2 (2.60%) Designer
7 2 (2.60%) Senior Designer
7 2 (2.60%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 2 (2.60%) IT Support Technician
7 2 (2.60%) Senior Network Designer
7 2 (2.60%) Network Designer
7 2 (2.60%) Desktop Support
7 2 (2.60%) 3rd Line Support
7 2 (2.60%) Support Technician
8 1 (1.30%) Support Analyst
8 1 (1.30%) Network Support Analyst
8 1 (1.30%) Administrator
8 1 (1.30%) Field Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.30%) Ajax
1 1 (1.30%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 2 (2.60%) Management Information System
2 1 (1.30%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (1.30%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 55 (71.43%) Windows
2 3 (3.90%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (2.60%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (1.30%) Windows Vista
4 1 (1.30%) Linux
4 1 (1.30%) Windows 2000 Server
4 1 (1.30%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.30%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (11.69%) Project Management
2 8 (10.39%) Migration
3 7 (9.09%) ITIL
4 5 (6.49%) Service Delivery
5 4 (5.19%) Change Management
5 4 (5.19%) Load Balancing
5 4 (5.19%) Network Management
5 4 (5.19%) Process Management
6 2 (2.60%) PRINCE2
6 2 (2.60%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (1.30%) Network Design
7 1 (1.30%) Software Engineering
7 1 (1.30%) UML
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.30%) C
1 1 (1.30%) C++
1 1 (1.30%) JavaScript
1 1 (1.30%) Perl
1 1 (1.30%) SQL
1 1 (1.30%) Python
1 1 (1.30%) Embedded C
1 1 (1.30%) Embedded C++
1 1 (1.30%) AWK
Qualifications
1 54 (70.13%) Microsoft Certification
2 49 (63.64%) MCITP
3 20 (25.97%) Cisco Certification
4 17 (22.08%) CCNA
5 13 (16.88%) MCP
6 12 (15.58%) CCNP
7 10 (12.99%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 4 (5.19%) Check Point Certification
8 4 (5.19%) CCDP
9 2 (2.60%) CCIE
9 2 (2.60%) SC Cleared
9 2 (2.60%) Security Cleared
10 1 (1.30%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.79%) SLA
System Software
1 48 (62.34%) Active Directory
2 11 (14.29%) vSphere
3 4 (5.19%) Firmware
4 2 (2.60%) Hyper-V
4 2 (2.60%) XenApp
5 1 (1.30%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 10 (12.99%) SCCM
Vendors
1 60 (77.92%) Microsoft
2 56 (72.73%) Cisco
3 44 (57.14%) Avaya
4 13 (16.88%) VMware
5 11 (14.29%) CheckPoint
6 10 (12.99%) Juniper
6 10 (12.99%) IBM
6 10 (12.99%) HP
7 9 (11.69%) Dell
8 5 (6.49%) Riverbed
8 5 (6.49%) F5
9 4 (5.19%) SolarWinds
9 4 (5.19%) Barracuda Networks
10 2 (2.60%) Citrix
11 1 (1.30%) NetScout
Devon
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £53000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Exeter, Devon
FT Select
Salary: From £30,000 to £32,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Devon
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £53000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Exeter
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £30000.00 - £33000.00 per annum + 20% shift allowance
Posted: 10 days ago
Plymouth
Land Registry
Salary: £35k - 41k per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago