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 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 30 39 35
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -4
Permanent jobs citing WAN 37 8 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 6.67% 2.64% 2.74%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 36.27% 15.09% 32.14%
Number of salaries quoted 36 8 8
Average salary £34,000 £37,000 £31,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.10% +16.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £18,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £45,000 £33,250
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +5.26%
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
102 53 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 18.38% 17.49% 8.54%
Number of salaries quoted 91 48 25
Average salary £29,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.71% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,787 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £43,151 £50,000
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 31 October 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 31 October 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 -3 10 £33,500 +25.23% 3
WAN
South West

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 31 October 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 56 (98.25%) LAN
2 48 (84.21%) Microsoft
3 43 (75.44%) Windows
4 42 (73.68%) Microsoft Certification
5 41 (71.93%) Cisco
6 40 (70.18%) MCITP
7 39 (68.42%) Lync
8 35 (61.40%) Active Directory
8 35 (61.40%) MS Exchange
9 34 (59.65%) Avaya
10 32 (56.14%) WLAN
11 20 (35.09%) TCP/IP
12 13 (22.81%) Cisco Certification
13 12 (21.05%) CCNA
14 11 (19.30%) Internet
15 10 (17.54%) VMware
15 10 (17.54%) MCP
16 9 (15.79%) vSphere
17 8 (14.04%) SCCM
17 8 (14.04%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
17 8 (14.04%) CCNP
17 8 (14.04%) SSL
17 8 (14.04%) IIS
18 7 (12.28%) IBM
18 7 (12.28%) HP
18 7 (12.28%) Project Management
19 6 (10.53%) Unified Communications
19 6 (10.53%) Migration
19 6 (10.53%) Dell
20 5 (8.77%) CheckPoint

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 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 39 (68.42%) Lync
2 35 (61.40%) MS Exchange
3 8 (14.04%) IIS
4 1 (1.75%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (5.26%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 56 (98.25%) LAN
2 32 (56.14%) WLAN
3 20 (35.09%) TCP/IP
4 11 (19.30%) Internet
5 8 (14.04%) SSL
6 6 (10.53%) Unified Communications
7 3 (5.26%) Firewall
8 2 (3.51%) BIG-IP
8 2 (3.51%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 2 (3.51%) MPLS
9 1 (1.75%) SAN
9 1 (1.75%) VPN
9 1 (1.75%) VoIP
9 1 (1.75%) Broadband
9 1 (1.75%) Cisco Nexus
9 1 (1.75%) Cisco IOS
9 1 (1.75%) Wireless
General
1 1 (1.75%) Telecoms
1 1 (1.75%) Finance
1 1 (1.75%) Banking
Job Titles
1 33 (57.89%) Project Engineer
2 10 (17.54%) Support Engineer
3 7 (12.28%) 2nd Line Support
3 7 (12.28%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 6 (10.53%) Network Engineer
4 6 (10.53%) Systems Engineer
5 2 (3.51%) 3rd Line Support
5 2 (3.51%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (3.51%) Cisco Engineer
5 2 (3.51%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 1 (1.75%) Network Specialist
6 1 (1.75%) Senior Network Specialist
6 1 (1.75%) Senior Security Specialist
6 1 (1.75%) Infrastructure Specialist
6 1 (1.75%) Security Specialist
6 1 (1.75%) IT Support
6 1 (1.75%) Support Consultant
6 1 (1.75%) IT Support Engineer
6 1 (1.75%) Technical Engineer
6 1 (1.75%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.75%) Ajax
1 1 (1.75%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 1 (1.75%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 43 (75.44%) Windows
2 2 (3.51%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (12.28%) Project Management
2 6 (10.53%) Migration
3 4 (7.02%) Service Delivery
4 3 (5.26%) ITIL
5 2 (3.51%) Process Management
5 2 (3.51%) Change Management
5 2 (3.51%) Load Balancing
5 2 (3.51%) Network Management
6 1 (1.75%) Network Design
6 1 (1.75%) Software Engineering
6 1 (1.75%) UML
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.75%) C
1 1 (1.75%) C++
1 1 (1.75%) JavaScript
1 1 (1.75%) Perl
1 1 (1.75%) Python
1 1 (1.75%) Embedded C
1 1 (1.75%) Embedded C++
1 1 (1.75%) AWK
Qualifications
1 42 (73.68%) Microsoft Certification
2 40 (70.18%) MCITP
3 13 (22.81%) Cisco Certification
4 12 (21.05%) CCNA
5 10 (17.54%) MCP
6 8 (14.04%) CCNP
6 8 (14.04%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (3.51%) Check Point Certification
7 2 (3.51%) CCDP
7 2 (3.51%) SC Cleared
7 2 (3.51%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.02%) SLA
System Software
1 35 (61.40%) Active Directory
2 9 (15.79%) vSphere
3 2 (3.51%) Firmware
4 1 (1.75%) VMware ESX
4 1 (1.75%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 8 (14.04%) SCCM
Vendors
1 48 (84.21%) Microsoft
2 41 (71.93%) Cisco
3 34 (59.65%) Avaya
4 10 (17.54%) VMware
5 7 (12.28%) IBM
5 7 (12.28%) HP
6 6 (10.53%) Dell
7 5 (8.77%) CheckPoint
8 4 (7.02%) Juniper
9 3 (5.26%) Riverbed
9 3 (5.26%) F5
10 2 (3.51%) SolarWinds
10 2 (3.51%) Barracuda Networks
11 1 (1.75%) NetScout
Devon
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £18k - 20k per year + benefits + shift allowance
Posted: Yesterday
Exeter, Devon
Austin Fraser
Salary: £30000.00 - £37000.00 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Exeter
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £32000 - £37000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Devon
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £53000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 22 days ago
Exeter
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago