The table below looks at the statistics for WAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WAN over the 3 months to 30 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 65 80 82
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +2
Permanent jobs citing WAN 129 119 105
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 4.06% 3.13% 2.86%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 25.34% 22.12% 18.78%
Number of salaries quoted 78 95 98
Median salary £39,500 £40,000 £39,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.25% +1.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,350 £28,000 £22,675
10% offered a salary of more than £48,250 £65,000 £49,300
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
WAN
England

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

Communications & Networking Category
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
509 538 559
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 16.01% 14.13% 15.22%
Number of salaries quoted 380 421 465
Median salary £37,500 £38,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.59% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £26,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £55,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

WAN
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

WAN Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

WAN
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

WAN Salary Trend in the East Midlands

WAN
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WAN across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016.

WAN Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

WAN
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WAN within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicestershire +1 35 £42,500 +32.81%
Nottinghamshire -17 33 £39,500 -7.05% 3
Northamptonshire +16 29 £32,250 -28.33% 2
Lincolnshire +2 21 £32,500 -15.58% 3
Derbyshire +34 11 £35,000 -14.63% 4
WAN
England

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for WAN.

1 230 (89.49%) LAN
2 160 (62.26%) Windows
3 135 (52.53%) Firewall
4 127 (49.42%) Cisco
5 115 (44.75%) ITIL
6 85 (33.07%) Active Directory
6 85 (33.07%) Windows Server
7 70 (27.24%) Data Centre
8 66 (25.68%) Microsoft
9 64 (24.90%) SAN
9 64 (24.90%) Disaster Recovery
10 63 (24.51%) Cisco Certification
11 56 (21.79%) CCNA
12 50 (19.46%) Wireless
13 46 (17.90%) Business Continuity
14 43 (16.73%) VoIP
14 43 (16.73%) VMware
15 41 (15.95%) Retail
15 41 (15.95%) Microsoft Certification
15 41 (15.95%) Windows Server 2012
16 40 (15.56%) Coaching
16 40 (15.56%) VMware Infrastructure
16 40 (15.56%) Linux
16 40 (15.56%) SQL Server
16 40 (15.56%) Supplier Management
17 38 (14.79%) Telecoms
17 38 (14.79%) MPLS
18 36 (14.01%) TCP/IP
18 36 (14.01%) Hyper-V
18 36 (14.01%) High Availability

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 26 (10.12%) MS Exchange
2 22 (8.56%) Exchange Server 2010
3 13 (5.06%) Skype for Business
4 9 (3.50%) Apache
4 9 (3.50%) OpenStack
4 9 (3.50%) SharePoint
4 9 (3.50%) Tomcat
5 6 (2.33%) IBM Notes
5 6 (2.33%) IIS
5 6 (2.33%) Quickr
6 5 (1.95%) Exchange Server 2013
7 4 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2003
8 3 (1.17%) NetWeaver
9 2 (0.78%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 25 (9.73%) MS Excel
2 14 (5.45%) MS Office
3 1 (0.39%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (0.78%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 28 (10.89%) Office 365
2 11 (4.28%) IaaS
2 11 (4.28%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (3.89%) Slack
4 9 (3.50%) Google Apps
5 7 (2.72%) Amazon AWS
6 5 (1.95%) AWS CloudFormation
7 2 (0.78%) Azure Active Directory
7 2 (0.78%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 230 (89.49%) LAN
2 135 (52.53%) Firewall
3 64 (24.90%) SAN
4 50 (19.46%) Wireless
5 43 (16.73%) VoIP
6 38 (14.79%) MPLS
7 36 (14.01%) TCP/IP
8 31 (12.06%) VPN
9 29 (11.28%) DNS
10 28 (10.89%) DHCP
11 27 (10.51%) Cisco ASA
11 27 (10.51%) Cisco Nexus
12 20 (7.78%) Wireshark
13 19 (7.39%) Cisco IOS
13 19 (7.39%) NX-OS
14 16 (6.23%) Internet
15 14 (5.45%) Wi-Fi
16 12 (4.67%) BGP
16 12 (4.67%) Network Security
16 12 (4.67%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (15.56%) SQL Server
2 9 (3.50%) MySQL
2 9 (3.50%) SQL Server 2008
2 9 (3.50%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (1.17%) BusinessObjects
3 3 (1.17%) Informix
3 3 (1.17%) OLAP
4 2 (0.78%) SAP HANA
5 1 (0.39%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 10 (3.89%) Git (software)
General
1 41 (15.95%) Retail
2 38 (14.79%) Telecoms
3 18 (7.00%) Manufacturing
4 10 (3.89%) Games
5 7 (2.72%) Back Office
5 7 (2.72%) Finance
6 3 (1.17%) Electronics
7 2 (0.78%) Law
7 2 (0.78%) Publishing
8 1 (0.39%) Legal
Job Titles
1 55 (21.40%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 52 (20.23%) Analyst
3 45 (17.51%) Support Engineer
4 44 (17.12%) Network Engineer
5 40 (15.56%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 40 (15.56%) Infrastructure Support
6 36 (14.01%) Support Analyst
7 32 (12.45%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 31 (12.06%) 3rd Line Support
8 31 (12.06%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
9 23 (8.95%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
10 19 (7.39%) Windows Engineer
11 17 (6.61%) IT Engineer
11 17 (6.61%) IT Support
11 17 (6.61%) Network Support
12 16 (6.23%) LAN Engineer
12 16 (6.23%) LAN/WAN Engineer
12 16 (6.23%) WAN Engineer
13 14 (5.45%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
14 13 (5.06%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (3.89%) Unreal Engine
2 5 (1.95%) Web Services
3 3 (1.17%) .NET
3 3 (1.17%) SAP Basis
4 2 (0.78%) Web Dynpro
Miscellaneous
1 70 (27.24%) Data Centre
2 25 (9.73%) Analytical Skills
3 15 (5.84%) Computer Science
4 11 (4.28%) Driving Licence
5 10 (3.89%) Client/Server
5 10 (3.89%) Management Information System
6 9 (3.50%) Fat Client
6 9 (3.50%) HP Storage
6 9 (3.50%) Thin Client
7 7 (2.72%) FMCG
8 5 (1.95%) Embedded Systems
8 5 (1.95%) Mathematics
8 5 (1.95%) Mobile App
9 4 (1.56%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 3 (1.17%) Clustering
10 3 (1.17%) Virtual Team
11 2 (0.78%) CMDB
12 1 (0.39%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 160 (62.26%) Windows
2 85 (33.07%) Windows Server
3 41 (15.95%) Windows Server 2012
4 40 (15.56%) Linux
5 33 (12.84%) Windows Server 2008
6 23 (8.95%) Windows 7
7 17 (6.61%) Unix
8 9 (3.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 9 (3.50%) Windows 10
9 5 (1.95%) Windows Server 2003
10 4 (1.56%) Windows XP
11 3 (1.17%) VMS
12 2 (0.78%) Windows 8
13 1 (0.39%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 115 (44.75%) ITIL
2 64 (24.90%) Disaster Recovery
3 46 (17.90%) Business Continuity
4 40 (15.56%) Coaching
4 40 (15.56%) Supplier Management
5 36 (14.01%) High Availability
6 28 (10.89%) Continuous Improvement
7 22 (8.56%) Migration
7 22 (8.56%) Service Delivery
8 21 (8.17%) Project Management
9 20 (7.78%) Change Management
10 19 (7.39%) E-Commerce
10 19 (7.39%) Infrastructure Transformation
10 19 (7.39%) PRINCE2
11 17 (6.61%) Risk Management
12 14 (5.45%) Security Management
13 13 (5.06%) Capacity Planning
13 13 (5.06%) Change Control
13 13 (5.06%) Mentoring
14 12 (4.67%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 13 (5.06%) PowerShell
2 11 (4.28%) SQL
3 9 (3.50%) Java
4 3 (1.17%) C
4 3 (1.17%) JavaScript
4 3 (1.17%) Perl
4 3 (1.17%) PHP
4 3 (1.17%) Python
5 2 (0.78%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 63 (24.51%) Cisco Certification
2 56 (21.79%) CCNA
3 41 (15.95%) Microsoft Certification
4 22 (8.56%) Degree
5 17 (6.61%) MCSE
6 12 (4.67%) MCITP
6 12 (4.67%) MCSA
7 9 (3.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 7 (2.72%) CCNP
8 7 (2.72%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 6 (2.33%) MCP
9 6 (2.33%) PMP
9 6 (2.33%) RHCSA
9 6 (2.33%) VCP5
10 5 (1.95%) APMP
10 5 (1.95%) Network+ Certification
11 4 (1.56%) Security Cleared
12 3 (1.17%) HND
12 3 (1.17%) SC Cleared
13 2 (0.78%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (4.28%) SLA
2 7 (2.72%) PCI DSS
3 6 (2.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (1.95%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 85 (33.07%) Active Directory
2 40 (15.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 36 (14.01%) Hyper-V
4 18 (7.00%) vSphere
5 12 (4.67%) Virtual Servers
6 10 (3.89%) Virtual Desktop
7 5 (1.95%) Virtual Machines
8 4 (1.56%) XenApp
8 4 (1.56%) XenDesktop
8 4 (1.56%) XenServer
9 3 (1.17%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (0.39%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 1 (0.39%) Terminal Services
10 1 (0.39%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 19 (7.39%) Cisco Prime
2 18 (7.00%) SCCM
3 17 (6.61%) SCOM
4 11 (4.28%) FortiGate
5 10 (3.89%) Norton AntiVirus
6 5 (1.95%) Opscode Chef
6 5 (1.95%) Puppet
7 3 (1.17%) AirWatch
7 3 (1.17%) Cisco CUCM
8 2 (0.78%) Cisco UCCX
8 2 (0.78%) Microsoft Clustering
9 1 (0.39%) Failover Clustering
9 1 (0.39%) WSUS
Vendors
1 127 (49.42%) Cisco
2 66 (25.68%) Microsoft
3 43 (16.73%) VMware
4 32 (12.45%) SolarWinds
5 30 (11.67%) HP
6 22 (8.56%) Citrix
7 19 (7.39%) CheckPoint
8 17 (6.61%) Red Hat
9 14 (5.45%) Juniper
10 13 (5.06%) Google
11 10 (3.89%) Dell
11 10 (3.89%) Symantec
12 9 (3.50%) Oracle
13 8 (3.11%) arcserve
13 8 (3.11%) CA
13 8 (3.11%) IBM
13 8 (3.11%) Riverbed
14 6 (2.33%) Lotus
15 5 (1.95%) Fortinet
15 5 (1.95%) SonicWALL
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