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 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 54 22 39
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +17
Permanent jobs citing WAN 7 31 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 1.67% 7.31% 0.78%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.46% 28.97% 4.08%
Number of salaries quoted 7 31 2
Average salary £30,500 £33,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.57% -17.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,250 £25,000 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,700 £40,000 £44,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +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
52 107 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 12.44% 25.24% 19.22%
Number of salaries quoted 35 105 34
Average salary £30,500 £35,000 £29,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.85% +18.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £21,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 1 September 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 1 September 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 -15 3 £27,500 -16.66%
Plymouth - 1 £37,500 - 2
WAN
South West

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 28 (96.55%) LAN
2 17 (58.62%) Cisco
3 16 (55.17%) Active Directory
4 15 (51.72%) Microsoft
4 15 (51.72%) TCP/IP
5 12 (41.38%) MS Exchange
5 12 (41.38%) VMware
6 11 (37.93%) Project Management
6 11 (37.93%) Windows
7 10 (34.48%) Cisco Certification
7 10 (34.48%) CCNA
8 9 (31.03%) Microsoft Certification
8 9 (31.03%) WLAN
8 9 (31.03%) vSphere
9 8 (27.59%) SCCM
9 8 (27.59%) MCITP
9 8 (27.59%) Lync
9 8 (27.59%) Avaya
9 8 (27.59%) Migration
10 7 (24.14%) Dell
10 7 (24.14%) SSL
10 7 (24.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 6 (20.69%) IBM
11 6 (20.69%) VPN
11 6 (20.69%) HP
11 6 (20.69%) SharePoint
11 6 (20.69%) SQL Server
11 6 (20.69%) IIS
12 5 (17.24%) Clustering
12 5 (17.24%) Citrix

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 12 (41.38%) MS Exchange
2 8 (27.59%) Lync
3 6 (20.69%) IIS
3 6 (20.69%) SharePoint
4 3 (10.34%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (3.45%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 4 (13.79%) MS Excel
2 2 (6.90%) MS Project
2 2 (6.90%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 28 (96.55%) LAN
2 15 (51.72%) TCP/IP
3 9 (31.03%) WLAN
4 7 (24.14%) SSL
5 6 (20.69%) VPN
6 3 (10.34%) IP Telephony
7 2 (6.90%) SAN
7 2 (6.90%) DNS
7 2 (6.90%) SMTP
7 2 (6.90%) DHCP
7 2 (6.90%) Firewall
8 1 (3.45%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (3.45%) ADSL
8 1 (3.45%) FTP
8 1 (3.45%) HTTP
8 1 (3.45%) HTTPS
8 1 (3.45%) MPLS
8 1 (3.45%) Telnet
8 1 (3.45%) SSH
8 1 (3.45%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (20.69%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (13.79%) Back Office
2 1 (3.45%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.45%) Finance
2 1 (3.45%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.45%) Retail
2 1 (3.45%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (31.03%) Analyst
2 8 (27.59%) Network Engineer
3 6 (20.69%) 3rd Line Support
4 4 (13.79%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 4 (13.79%) Network Analyst
4 4 (13.79%) Support Analyst
4 4 (13.79%) Support Engineer
4 4 (13.79%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
5 3 (10.34%) Network Technician
6 2 (6.90%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) Project Engineer
7 1 (3.45%) Change Analyst
7 1 (3.45%) Network Support
7 1 (3.45%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
7 1 (3.45%) Head of IT
7 1 (3.45%) Solutions Analyst
7 1 (3.45%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 1 (3.45%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 1 (3.45%) IT Support
7 1 (3.45%) IT Support Technician
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.24%) Clustering
2 4 (13.79%) Fat Client
2 4 (13.79%) Thin Client
2 4 (13.79%) Handset
3 1 (3.45%) EqualLogic
3 1 (3.45%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 11 (37.93%) Windows
2 4 (13.79%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (6.90%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (6.90%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (3.45%) UNIX
4 1 (3.45%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (37.93%) Project Management
2 8 (27.59%) Migration
3 5 (17.24%) ITIL
4 3 (10.34%) Network Management
5 2 (6.90%) Load Balancing
6 1 (3.45%) Mentoring
6 1 (3.45%) Server Hardening
6 1 (3.45%) PRINCE
6 1 (3.45%) Change Management
6 1 (3.45%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (3.45%) Scrum
6 1 (3.45%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (3.45%) Business Analysis
Qualifications
1 10 (34.48%) CCNA
1 10 (34.48%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (31.03%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (27.59%) MCITP
4 7 (24.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (3.45%) CCNP
5 1 (3.45%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (3.45%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (13.79%) SLA
2 1 (3.45%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 16 (55.17%) Active Directory
2 9 (31.03%) vSphere
3 1 (3.45%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (3.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.45%) Hyper-V
3 1 (3.45%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 8 (27.59%) SCCM
Vendors
1 17 (58.62%) Cisco
2 15 (51.72%) Microsoft
3 12 (41.38%) VMware
4 8 (27.59%) Avaya
5 7 (24.14%) Dell
6 6 (20.69%) HP
6 6 (20.69%) IBM
7 5 (17.24%) Citrix
7 5 (17.24%) Juniper
7 5 (17.24%) CheckPoint
7 5 (17.24%) F5
8 1 (3.45%) Barracuda Networks
Plymouth, Devon
Senitor Associates
Salary: £29000 per annum + Company Vehicle
Posted: 17 hours ago
Plymouth, Devon
Edge Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £16000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago