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

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 20 48 55
Rank change year-on-year
+28 +7
Permanent jobs citing WAN 42 12 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 10.37% 3.06% 1.07%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 43.30% 17.14% 7.84%
Number of salaries quoted 35 10 4
Average salary £35,000 £39,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.25% +11.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,100 £18,500 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,000 £38,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £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
97 70 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 23.95% 17.86% 13.64%
Number of salaries quoted 77 51 50
Average salary £31,500 £30,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £21,200 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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 January 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 28 January 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 +22 22 £33,500 -14.10% 4
Plymouth - 6 £21,000 -
Okehampton - 3 - -
WAN
South West

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 78 (97.50%) LAN
2 58 (72.50%) Microsoft
3 57 (71.25%) Cisco
4 54 (67.50%) Windows
4 54 (67.50%) Microsoft Certification
5 49 (61.25%) Active Directory
6 48 (60.00%) MCITP
7 47 (58.75%) MS Exchange
8 45 (56.25%) Lync
9 42 (52.50%) WLAN
10 41 (51.25%) Avaya
11 30 (37.50%) TCP/IP
12 24 (30.00%) Cisco Certification
13 21 (26.25%) CCNA
14 17 (21.25%) VMware
15 16 (20.00%) CCNP
16 15 (18.75%) CheckPoint
17 14 (17.50%) Juniper
17 14 (17.50%) SSL
18 13 (16.25%) MCP
18 13 (16.25%) vSphere
19 12 (15.00%) SCCM
19 12 (15.00%) Firewall
19 12 (15.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
19 12 (15.00%) IBM
19 12 (15.00%) HP
20 11 (13.75%) Dell
20 11 (13.75%) Project Management
20 11 (13.75%) IIS
20 11 (13.75%) Unified Communications

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 47 (58.75%) MS Exchange
2 45 (56.25%) Lync
3 11 (13.75%) IIS
4 3 (3.75%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (3.75%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (3.75%) Exchange Server 2003
4 3 (3.75%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 7 (8.75%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.75%) MS Office
3 1 (1.25%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.75%) Office 365
2 1 (1.25%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 78 (97.50%) LAN
2 42 (52.50%) WLAN
3 30 (37.50%) TCP/IP
4 14 (17.50%) SSL
5 12 (15.00%) Firewall
6 11 (13.75%) Unified Communications
7 10 (12.50%) Internet
8 5 (6.25%) VPN
8 5 (6.25%) FTP
9 4 (5.00%) ADSL
9 4 (5.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 4 (5.00%) BIG-IP
10 3 (3.75%) Cisco Nexus
10 3 (3.75%) SMTP
10 3 (3.75%) DHCP
10 3 (3.75%) DNS
10 3 (3.75%) MPLS
11 2 (2.50%) OSPF
11 2 (2.50%) Telnet
11 2 (2.50%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.25%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (6.25%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.25%) Finance
2 1 (1.25%) Banking
Job Titles
1 33 (41.25%) Project Engineer
2 14 (17.50%) Network Engineer
3 8 (10.00%) Support Engineer
3 8 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support
4 6 (7.50%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 4 (5.00%) Systems Engineer
6 3 (3.75%) Desktop Support
6 3 (3.75%) Support Technician
6 3 (3.75%) IT Support
6 3 (3.75%) IT Support Technician
7 2 (2.50%) Designer
7 2 (2.50%) Senior Designer
7 2 (2.50%) Senior Network Designer
7 2 (2.50%) Network Designer
8 1 (1.25%) Systems Support
8 1 (1.25%) Analyst
8 1 (1.25%) Systems Analyst
8 1 (1.25%) Consultant
8 1 (1.25%) Systems Administrator
8 1 (1.25%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.50%) Ajax
1 2 (2.50%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 2 (2.50%) Management Information System
2 1 (1.25%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (1.25%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 54 (67.50%) Windows
2 4 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (3.75%) Windows 7
3 3 (3.75%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (3.75%) Windows Vista
4 2 (2.50%) Linux
5 1 (1.25%) Embedded Linux
5 1 (1.25%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.25%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (13.75%) Project Management
2 10 (12.50%) Migration
3 7 (8.75%) ITIL
4 5 (6.25%) Service Delivery
5 4 (5.00%) Change Management
5 4 (5.00%) Process Management
5 4 (5.00%) Load Balancing
5 4 (5.00%) Network Management
6 2 (2.50%) Software Engineering
6 2 (2.50%) PRINCE2
6 2 (2.50%) UML
6 2 (2.50%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (1.25%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 3 (3.75%) SQL
2 2 (2.50%) Python
2 2 (2.50%) Embedded C
2 2 (2.50%) Embedded C++
2 2 (2.50%) AWK
2 2 (2.50%) C
2 2 (2.50%) C++
2 2 (2.50%) JavaScript
2 2 (2.50%) Perl
Qualifications
1 54 (67.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 48 (60.00%) MCITP
3 24 (30.00%) Cisco Certification
4 21 (26.25%) CCNA
5 16 (20.00%) CCNP
6 13 (16.25%) MCP
7 12 (15.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 4 (5.00%) CCDP
8 4 (5.00%) Check Point Certification
9 3 (3.75%) MCDST
10 2 (2.50%) SC Cleared
10 2 (2.50%) Security Cleared
10 2 (2.50%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (8.75%) SLA
System Software
1 49 (61.25%) Active Directory
2 13 (16.25%) vSphere
3 4 (5.00%) Firmware
3 4 (5.00%) Hyper-V
4 3 (3.75%) XenApp
4 3 (3.75%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 12 (15.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 58 (72.50%) Microsoft
2 57 (71.25%) Cisco
3 41 (51.25%) Avaya
4 17 (21.25%) VMware
5 15 (18.75%) CheckPoint
6 14 (17.50%) Juniper
7 12 (15.00%) IBM
7 12 (15.00%) HP
8 11 (13.75%) Dell
9 5 (6.25%) Riverbed
9 5 (6.25%) F5
10 4 (5.00%) SolarWinds
10 4 (5.00%) Barracuda Networks
11 3 (3.75%) Citrix
12 1 (1.25%) NetScout
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