The table below looks at the statistics for WAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Dudley region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WAN over the 3 months to 29 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 10 12 -
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -
Permanent jobs citing WAN 2 8 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dudley 8.00% 17.39% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 28.57% 47.06% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 6 0
Median salary £26,500 £29,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.62% -
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
WAN
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Dudley region.

Communications & Networking Category
Dudley
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
7 17 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dudley 28.00% 36.96% 13.33%
Number of salaries quoted 7 15 6
Median salary £26,500 £29,000 £19,499
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.62% +48.72%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

WAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Dudley

The demand trend of job ads across the Dudley region citing WAN as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

WAN Jobs Demand Trend in Dudley

WAN
Salary Trend in Dudley

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WAN across the Dudley region.

WAN Salary Trend in Dudley

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dudley

For the 6 months to 29 May 2016, IT jobs citing WAN also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Dudley region with a requirement for WAN.

1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) LAN
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) Mitel
3 1 (33.33%) VLAN
3 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (33.33%) Draytek
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) Panasonic
3 1 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (33.33%) Driving Licence
3 1 (33.33%) ADSL
3 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (33.33%) Wireless
3 1 (33.33%) BT
3 1 (33.33%) NEC
3 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (33.33%) CCNA
3 1 (33.33%) HP
3 1 (33.33%) Dell
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (33.33%) Internet
3 1 (33.33%) MPLS

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Dudley by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
1 1 (33.33%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) LAN
2 1 (33.33%) ADSL
2 1 (33.33%) Internet
2 1 (33.33%) MPLS
2 1 (33.33%) VLAN
2 1 (33.33%) VoIP
2 1 (33.33%) Wireless
General
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) 1st/2nd Line Support
1 1 (33.33%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Network Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support
1 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) IT Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Network Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Network Support
1 1 (33.33%) Network Support Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Support Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Voice Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Voice Network Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Voice Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) CCNA
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) BT
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco
3 1 (33.33%) Dell
3 1 (33.33%) Draytek
3 1 (33.33%) HP
3 1 (33.33%) Mitel
3 1 (33.33%) NEC
3 1 (33.33%) Panasonic