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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 25 37 37
Rank change year-on-year
+12 0
Permanent jobs citing WAN 36 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 7.55% 0.77% 1.28%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 33.64% 4.00% 15.38%
Number of salaries quoted 35 2 4
Average salary £30,000 £40,000 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +40.35%
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -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
107 50 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 22.43% 19.23% 8.33%
Number of salaries quoted 103 34 24
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% +14.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,250 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,250 £32,500 £55,000
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 19 September 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 19 September 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 -2 7 £33,250 -5.00% 2
WAN
South West

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 44 (97.78%) LAN
2 40 (88.89%) Microsoft
3 35 (77.78%) Windows
4 33 (73.33%) Cisco
4 33 (73.33%) Microsoft Certification
5 32 (71.11%) MCITP
6 31 (68.89%) Active Directory
6 31 (68.89%) MS Exchange
6 31 (68.89%) Lync
7 29 (64.44%) Avaya
8 28 (62.22%) WLAN
9 15 (33.33%) TCP/IP
10 11 (24.44%) VMware
11 10 (22.22%) vSphere
12 8 (17.78%) SCCM
12 8 (17.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 8 (17.78%) SSL
12 8 (17.78%) IIS
13 7 (15.56%) IBM
13 7 (15.56%) HP
13 7 (15.56%) Internet
13 7 (15.56%) Project Management
14 6 (13.33%) MCP
14 6 (13.33%) Migration
14 6 (13.33%) Dell
15 5 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
16 4 (8.89%) CCNP
16 4 (8.89%) CCNA
17 3 (6.67%) Linux
17 3 (6.67%) MPLS

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 31 (68.89%) MS Exchange
1 31 (68.89%) Lync
2 8 (17.78%) IIS
3 1 (2.22%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (4.44%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 44 (97.78%) LAN
2 28 (62.22%) WLAN
3 15 (33.33%) TCP/IP
4 8 (17.78%) SSL
5 7 (15.56%) Internet
6 3 (6.67%) MPLS
7 2 (4.44%) SAN
7 2 (4.44%) Unified Communications
8 1 (2.22%) Cisco Nexus
8 1 (2.22%) Broadband
8 1 (2.22%) Firewall
8 1 (2.22%) Wireless
8 1 (2.22%) VPN
8 1 (2.22%) VoIP
General
1 1 (2.22%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 25 (55.56%) Project Engineer
2 10 (22.22%) Support Engineer
3 7 (15.56%) 2nd Line Support
3 7 (15.56%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 5 (11.11%) Systems Engineer
5 3 (6.67%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 3 (6.67%) Network Engineer
5 3 (6.67%) Cisco Engineer
6 2 (4.44%) Infrastructure Specialist
6 2 (4.44%) 3rd Line Support
6 2 (4.44%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 1 (2.22%) IT Support
7 1 (2.22%) Support Consultant
7 1 (2.22%) IT Support Engineer
7 1 (2.22%) Network Specialist
7 1 (2.22%) Senior Network Specialist
7 1 (2.22%) Senior Security Specialist
7 1 (2.22%) Consultant
7 1 (2.22%) Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.22%) Ajax
1 1 (2.22%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.22%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 35 (77.78%) Windows
2 3 (6.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (15.56%) Project Management
2 6 (13.33%) Migration
3 1 (2.22%) Network Design
3 1 (2.22%) Software Engineering
3 1 (2.22%) ITIL
3 1 (2.22%) UML
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.22%) C
1 1 (2.22%) C++
1 1 (2.22%) JavaScript
1 1 (2.22%) Perl
1 1 (2.22%) Python
1 1 (2.22%) Embedded C
1 1 (2.22%) Embedded C++
1 1 (2.22%) AWK
Qualifications
1 33 (73.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 32 (71.11%) MCITP
3 8 (17.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 6 (13.33%) MCP
5 5 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (8.89%) CCNP
6 4 (8.89%) CCNA
7 1 (2.22%) SC Cleared
7 1 (2.22%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.44%) SLA
System Software
1 31 (68.89%) Active Directory
2 10 (22.22%) vSphere
3 2 (4.44%) VMware ESX
4 1 (2.22%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 8 (17.78%) SCCM
Vendors
1 40 (88.89%) Microsoft
2 33 (73.33%) Cisco
3 29 (64.44%) Avaya
4 11 (24.44%) VMware
5 7 (15.56%) IBM
5 7 (15.56%) HP
6 6 (13.33%) Dell
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