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 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 36 42 44
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +2
Permanent jobs citing WAN 35 11 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 6.42% 3.00% 2.18%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 34.31% 15.94% 22.22%
Number of salaries quoted 32 10 7
Average salary £33,500 £28,750 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.52% -11.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £18,500 £27,600
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £45,000 £37,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
-2.59% +1.31%
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 69 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 18.72% 18.80% 9.81%
Number of salaries quoted 85 57 33
Average salary £29,500 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.23% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,326 £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 28 November 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 28 November 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 +7 11 £33,500 +16.52%
Okehampton - 1 - -
Plymouth - 1 - - 1
WAN
South West

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 62 (96.88%) LAN
2 52 (81.25%) Microsoft
3 49 (76.56%) Windows
4 47 (73.44%) Microsoft Certification
5 45 (70.31%) Cisco
6 43 (67.19%) MCITP
7 42 (65.63%) Lync
8 40 (62.50%) Active Directory
9 38 (59.38%) MS Exchange
10 37 (57.81%) Avaya
11 36 (56.25%) WLAN
12 24 (37.50%) TCP/IP
13 15 (23.44%) Cisco Certification
14 14 (21.88%) CCNA
15 13 (20.31%) Internet
16 12 (18.75%) MCP
17 10 (15.63%) VMware
18 9 (14.06%) Unified Communications
18 9 (14.06%) vSphere
18 9 (14.06%) CCNP
18 9 (14.06%) SSL
19 8 (12.50%) IBM
19 8 (12.50%) IIS
19 8 (12.50%) HP
19 8 (12.50%) Project Management
19 8 (12.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
19 8 (12.50%) SCCM
20 7 (10.94%) Dell
20 7 (10.94%) CheckPoint
20 7 (10.94%) Juniper

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 42 (65.63%) Lync
2 38 (59.38%) MS Exchange
3 8 (12.50%) IIS
4 1 (1.56%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 4 (6.25%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.56%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 62 (96.88%) LAN
2 36 (56.25%) WLAN
3 24 (37.50%) TCP/IP
4 13 (20.31%) Internet
5 9 (14.06%) SSL
5 9 (14.06%) Unified Communications
6 6 (9.38%) Firewall
7 3 (4.69%) VPN
7 3 (4.69%) BIG-IP
7 3 (4.69%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 2 (3.13%) MPLS
8 2 (3.13%) ADSL
9 1 (1.56%) Broadband
9 1 (1.56%) ISDN
9 1 (1.56%) VoIP
9 1 (1.56%) SMTP
9 1 (1.56%) DHCP
9 1 (1.56%) FTP
9 1 (1.56%) Wireless
9 1 (1.56%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.56%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (3.13%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.56%) Finance
2 1 (1.56%) Banking
Job Titles
1 35 (54.69%) Project Engineer
2 11 (17.19%) Support Engineer
3 8 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 8 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support
4 7 (10.94%) Network Engineer
5 6 (9.38%) Systems Engineer
6 2 (3.13%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 2 (3.13%) IT Support
6 2 (3.13%) 3rd Line Support
7 1 (1.56%) Technical Engineer
7 1 (1.56%) Systems Support Analyst
7 1 (1.56%) Cisco Engineer
7 1 (1.56%) Security Specialist
7 1 (1.56%) Network Support
7 1 (1.56%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 1 (1.56%) Network Specialist
7 1 (1.56%) Senior Network Specialist
7 1 (1.56%) Senior Security Specialist
7 1 (1.56%) Systems Support
7 1 (1.56%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.56%) Ajax
1 1 (1.56%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 1 (1.56%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 49 (76.56%) Windows
2 2 (3.13%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.56%) Windows 2000 Server
3 1 (1.56%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (1.56%) Linux
3 1 (1.56%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (12.50%) Project Management
2 6 (9.38%) Migration
3 5 (7.81%) Service Delivery
4 4 (6.25%) ITIL
5 3 (4.69%) Process Management
5 3 (4.69%) Change Management
5 3 (4.69%) Load Balancing
5 3 (4.69%) Network Management
6 1 (1.56%) Network Design
6 1 (1.56%) Software Engineering
6 1 (1.56%) UML
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.56%) C
1 1 (1.56%) C++
1 1 (1.56%) JavaScript
1 1 (1.56%) Perl
1 1 (1.56%) Python
1 1 (1.56%) Embedded C
1 1 (1.56%) Embedded C++
1 1 (1.56%) AWK
Qualifications
1 47 (73.44%) Microsoft Certification
2 43 (67.19%) MCITP
3 15 (23.44%) Cisco Certification
4 14 (21.88%) CCNA
5 12 (18.75%) MCP
6 9 (14.06%) CCNP
7 8 (12.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 3 (4.69%) Check Point Certification
8 3 (4.69%) CCDP
9 2 (3.13%) SC Cleared
9 2 (3.13%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.81%) SLA
System Software
1 40 (62.50%) Active Directory
2 9 (14.06%) vSphere
3 3 (4.69%) Firmware
4 1 (1.56%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.56%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 8 (12.50%) SCCM
Vendors
1 52 (81.25%) Microsoft
2 45 (70.31%) Cisco
3 37 (57.81%) Avaya
4 10 (15.63%) VMware
5 8 (12.50%) IBM
5 8 (12.50%) HP
6 7 (10.94%) Dell
6 7 (10.94%) Juniper
6 7 (10.94%) CheckPoint
7 4 (6.25%) Riverbed
7 4 (6.25%) F5
8 3 (4.69%) Barracuda Networks
8 3 (4.69%) SolarWinds
9 1 (1.56%) NetScout
9 1 (1.56%) Citrix
Plymouth, Devon
360 Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £35k - 41k per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Devon
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £53000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 22 days ago