The first table below looks at the demand for WAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WAN over the 3 months to 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the East Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 94 80 98
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +18
Permanent jobs citing WAN 87 101 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 2.37% 3.18% 2.53%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 15.76% 16.83% 16.67%
Number of salaries quoted 78 77 76
Average salary £45,500 £41,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.97% -25.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,800 £25,500 £23,750
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £60,000 £81,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Communications & Networking Category
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
552 600 516
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 15.05% 18.88% 15.17%
Number of salaries quoted 438 523 455
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,550 £26,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £64,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
WAN
England

WAN
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WAN across the East Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 22 July 2014.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WAN within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 22 July 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
Northamptonshire -16 36 £47,500 +2.70% 2
Leicestershire -4 18 £32,500 +20.37% 3
Nottinghamshire -5 17 £40,000 +14.28% 5
Derbyshire -9 11 £47,500 +27.51% 4
Lincolnshire +14 6 £32,500 - 1
WAN
England

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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.

1 165 (80.88%) LAN
2 116 (56.86%) Cisco
3 108 (52.94%) Windows
4 60 (29.41%) Active Directory
5 59 (28.92%) Microsoft
6 56 (27.45%) Linux
7 50 (24.51%) ITIL
8 47 (23.04%) SAN
9 42 (20.59%) MySQL
9 42 (20.59%) Apache
9 42 (20.59%) VoIP
10 40 (19.61%) Firewall
11 39 (19.12%) Hyper-V
12 37 (18.14%) Tomcat
12 37 (18.14%) Cisco Certification
13 36 (17.65%) Windows Server 2003
14 34 (16.67%) TCP/IP
15 33 (16.18%) Project Management
15 33 (16.18%) VMware
16 32 (15.69%) IaaS
17 30 (14.71%) Telecoms
18 29 (14.22%) UNIX
18 29 (14.22%) MS Excel
18 29 (14.22%) HP
19 28 (13.73%) MS Exchange
19 28 (13.73%) Agile Software Development
20 27 (13.24%) SQL Server
20 27 (13.24%) MPLS
20 27 (13.24%) Open Source
20 27 (13.24%) SaaS

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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 (20.59%) Apache
2 37 (18.14%) Tomcat
3 28 (13.73%) MS Exchange
4 21 (10.29%) OpenStack
5 15 (7.35%) IIS
6 11 (5.39%) SharePoint
7 10 (4.90%) Exchange Server 2003
8 6 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2007
9 5 (2.45%) Lync
9 5 (2.45%) Exchange Server 2010
10 4 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2013
10 4 (1.96%) Quickr
10 4 (1.96%) IBM Notes
10 4 (1.96%) WebSphere
11 3 (1.47%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 2 (0.98%) CMS
12 2 (0.98%) SharePoint Server
13 1 (0.49%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 29 (14.22%) MS Excel
2 18 (8.82%) MS Office
3 1 (0.49%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (0.98%) Visualfiles
2 1 (0.49%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 32 (15.69%) IaaS
2 27 (13.24%) SaaS
3 21 (10.29%) Google Apps
4 5 (2.45%) PaaS
5 3 (1.47%) Office 365
6 2 (0.98%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 165 (80.88%) LAN
2 47 (23.04%) SAN
3 42 (20.59%) VoIP
4 40 (19.61%) Firewall
5 34 (16.67%) TCP/IP
6 27 (13.24%) MPLS
7 25 (12.25%) Wireless
8 21 (10.29%) VPN
8 21 (10.29%) DHCP
9 20 (9.80%) DNS
9 20 (9.80%) Internet
10 13 (6.37%) VLAN
11 12 (5.88%) Network Security
12 8 (3.92%) Cisco ASA
12 8 (3.92%) Wireshark
12 8 (3.92%) EIGRP
12 8 (3.92%) RTP
12 8 (3.92%) H.323
13 7 (3.43%) BGP
13 7 (3.43%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (20.59%) MySQL
2 27 (13.24%) SQL Server
3 5 (2.45%) RDBMS
3 5 (2.45%) Oracle Database
3 5 (2.45%) Relational Database
4 4 (1.96%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (1.96%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (0.98%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (0.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (0.98%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 16 (7.84%) Appcelerator Titanium
2 7 (3.43%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 5 (2.45%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (2.45%) Visual Studio
General
1 30 (14.71%) Telecoms
2 13 (6.37%) Billing
3 10 (4.90%) Finance
4 9 (4.41%) Manufacturing
5 8 (3.92%) Law
6 4 (1.96%) Retail
7 1 (0.49%) Legal
7 1 (0.49%) Advertising
7 1 (0.49%) Dutch Language
Job Titles
1 33 (16.18%) Analyst
2 23 (11.27%) Network Engineer
3 22 (10.78%) Support Analyst
3 22 (10.78%) Infrastructure Designer
3 22 (10.78%) Designer
4 17 (8.33%) Project Manager
5 16 (7.84%) Support Engineer
5 16 (7.84%) Team Leader
6 12 (5.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 11 (5.39%) Administrator
7 11 (5.39%) Systems Administrator
8 10 (4.90%) Support Manager
9 9 (4.41%) Architect
9 9 (4.41%) Network Team Leader
10 8 (3.92%) 2nd Line Support
10 8 (3.92%) Infrastructure Manager
10 8 (3.92%) Senior Network Engineer
11 7 (3.43%) IT Project Manager
12 6 (2.94%) Network Support
12 6 (2.94%) Cisco Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (3.43%) .NET
2 6 (2.94%) XML
3 4 (1.96%) Middleware
3 4 (1.96%) LAMP
4 3 (1.47%) ASP.NET
4 3 (1.47%) HTML
5 1 (0.49%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 27 (13.24%) Open Source
2 12 (5.88%) Clustering
3 5 (2.45%) iPhone
3 5 (2.45%) Management Information System
4 4 (1.96%) DataPower
4 4 (1.96%) Fat Client
4 4 (1.96%) Thin Client
4 4 (1.96%) Blackberry
5 3 (1.47%) Computer Science
6 2 (0.98%) EPoS
6 2 (0.98%) Xbox
7 1 (0.49%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.49%) Chip and PIN
7 1 (0.49%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 108 (52.94%) Windows
2 56 (27.45%) Linux
3 36 (17.65%) Windows Server 2003
4 29 (14.22%) UNIX
5 25 (12.25%) Windows Server 2008
6 21 (10.29%) Windows Server 2012
7 15 (7.35%) Windows 7
8 10 (4.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 10 (4.90%) Windows XP
9 8 (3.92%) Windows 8
10 6 (2.94%) HPUX
11 5 (2.45%) AIX
11 5 (2.45%) Windows NT
12 4 (1.96%) Windows Vista
13 3 (1.47%) Windows 2000 Server
14 1 (0.49%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (24.51%) ITIL
2 33 (16.18%) Project Management
3 28 (13.73%) Agile Software Development
4 27 (13.24%) Agile Project Management
5 26 (12.75%) Migration
6 22 (10.78%) Incident Management
7 16 (7.84%) Disaster Recovery
8 14 (6.86%) Change Management
9 13 (6.37%) Supplier Management
10 10 (4.90%) Information Security
11 8 (3.92%) Service Delivery
12 7 (3.43%) Problem Management
13 6 (2.94%) Business Continuity
13 6 (2.94%) ERP
14 5 (2.45%) CRM
14 5 (2.45%) Network Design
14 5 (2.45%) Network Load Balancing
14 5 (2.45%) High Availability
14 5 (2.45%) Continuous Improvement
15 4 (1.96%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 25 (12.25%) Java
2 9 (4.41%) SQL
3 6 (2.94%) PHP
3 6 (2.94%) VB
4 5 (2.45%) PowerShell
4 5 (2.45%) C#
5 4 (1.96%) Perl
6 2 (0.98%) VBScript
6 2 (0.98%) VBA
7 1 (0.49%) C
7 1 (0.49%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 37 (18.14%) Cisco Certification
2 24 (11.76%) CCNA
3 21 (10.29%) CCNP
4 17 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
5 15 (7.35%) MCP
6 14 (6.86%) MCSE
7 13 (6.37%) MCITP
8 9 (4.41%) Degree
8 9 (4.41%) CCIE
8 9 (4.41%) MOS
9 5 (2.45%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 3 (1.47%) MCSA
10 3 (1.47%) HND
10 3 (1.47%) CCDP
11 2 (0.98%) CCA
11 2 (0.98%) Citrix Certification
11 2 (0.98%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 2 (0.98%) A+ Certification
12 1 (0.49%) Check Point Certification
12 1 (0.49%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (11.27%) SLA
2 4 (1.96%) ISO 9001
2 4 (1.96%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.98%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 60 (29.41%) Active Directory
2 39 (19.12%) Hyper-V
3 17 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (4.90%) XenApp
5 8 (3.92%) XenServer
6 4 (1.96%) XenDesktop
7 3 (1.47%) Terminal Services
8 1 (0.49%) ISA Server
8 1 (0.49%) VMware ESX
8 1 (0.49%) Xen
8 1 (0.49%) vSphere
8 1 (0.49%) Forefront TMG
8 1 (0.49%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 5 (2.45%) Backup Exec
1 5 (2.45%) ARCserve
2 2 (0.98%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (0.98%) WSUS
2 2 (0.98%) SCCM
3 1 (0.49%) SCOM
3 1 (0.49%) SolarWinds Orion
3 1 (0.49%) Cisco UCCX
3 1 (0.49%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (0.49%) DameWare
Vendors
1 116 (56.86%) Cisco
2 59 (28.92%) Microsoft
3 33 (16.18%) VMware
4 29 (14.22%) HP
5 26 (12.75%) Oracle
6 21 (10.29%) Google
7 20 (9.80%) hybris
7 20 (9.80%) Citrix
8 15 (7.35%) Red Hat
8 15 (7.35%) CheckPoint
9 11 (5.39%) IBM
10 8 (3.92%) Avaya
11 6 (2.94%) Juniper
12 5 (2.45%) Apple
13 4 (1.96%) Lotus
13 4 (1.96%) Aruba
13 4 (1.96%) Meru Networks
13 4 (1.96%) ProCurve
14 3 (1.47%) F5
14 3 (1.47%) EMC
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Posted: Yesterday
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