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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WAN over the 3 months to 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 59 87 76
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -11
Permanent jobs citing WAN 135 90 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 3.72% 2.40% 3.04%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 30.13% 15.41% 16.25%
Number of salaries quoted 117 80 75
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,700 £24,000 £26,300
10% offered a salary of more than £66,500 £55,000 £58,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
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
448 584 597
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 12.36% 15.57% 18.69%
Number of salaries quoted 371 470 526
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £26,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 30 July 2015.

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 30 July 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
Nottinghamshire +40 70 £47,500 +15.15% 7
Northamptonshire -2 34 £50,000 +5.26% 4
Leicestershire +9 15 £36,000 +30.90% 4
Derbyshire 0 12 £30,250 -28.82% 1
Lincolnshire +1 6 £33,750 +3.84% 1
WAN
England

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, 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.

1 226 (73.14%) LAN
2 133 (43.04%) Windows
3 123 (39.81%) Data Centre
4 118 (38.19%) Cisco
5 83 (26.86%) Microsoft
6 77 (24.92%) Firewall
7 69 (22.33%) SAN
8 64 (20.71%) Change Management
9 60 (19.42%) Linux
10 57 (18.45%) VMware
11 56 (18.12%) Cisco Certification
12 51 (16.50%) Active Directory
12 51 (16.50%) TCP/IP
13 46 (14.89%) DHCP
14 45 (14.56%) CCNA
14 45 (14.56%) MySQL
15 44 (14.24%) Project Management
16 42 (13.59%) MPLS
17 41 (13.27%) SQL
17 41 (13.27%) Apache
17 41 (13.27%) Tomcat
17 41 (13.27%) VPN
18 38 (12.30%) PRINCE2
18 38 (12.30%) Hyper-V
19 37 (11.97%) Open Source
19 37 (11.97%) Agile Software Development
19 37 (11.97%) ITIL
19 37 (11.97%) CCNP
19 37 (11.97%) Finance
20 36 (11.65%) Risk Management

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, 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 41 (13.27%) Apache
1 41 (13.27%) Tomcat
2 29 (9.39%) MS Exchange
3 28 (9.06%) OpenStack
4 19 (6.15%) Exchange Server 2010
5 10 (3.24%) Exchange Server 2013
6 6 (1.94%) Lync
6 6 (1.94%) SharePoint
7 5 (1.62%) Exchange Server 2007
8 4 (1.29%) SharePoint 2013
9 3 (0.97%) Exchange Server 2003
10 2 (0.65%) Office Communications Server
11 1 (0.32%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 35 (11.33%) MS Excel
2 19 (6.15%) MS Office
3 2 (0.65%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (1.94%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 30 (9.71%) Google Apps
2 9 (2.91%) Office 365
3 5 (1.62%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (1.29%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.32%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 226 (73.14%) LAN
2 77 (24.92%) Firewall
3 69 (22.33%) SAN
4 51 (16.50%) TCP/IP
5 46 (14.89%) DHCP
6 42 (13.59%) MPLS
7 41 (13.27%) VPN
8 34 (11.00%) DNS
9 33 (10.68%) VoIP
10 30 (9.71%) Wireless
11 23 (7.44%) OSPF
12 22 (7.12%) BGP
13 19 (6.15%) HSRP
14 18 (5.83%) VLAN
15 17 (5.50%) Internet
16 16 (5.18%) Cisco ASA
17 15 (4.85%) IP Telephony
18 14 (4.53%) Network Security
18 14 (4.53%) Spanning Tree
19 11 (3.56%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (14.56%) MySQL
2 11 (3.56%) SQL Server
3 3 (0.97%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (0.65%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (0.65%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (0.65%) OLTP
5 1 (0.32%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.32%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (0.32%) Hudson
General
1 37 (11.97%) Finance
2 29 (9.39%) Law
3 26 (8.41%) Legal
4 23 (7.44%) Telecoms
5 7 (2.27%) Games
6 5 (1.62%) Retail
7 3 (0.97%) French Language
7 3 (0.97%) German Language
7 3 (0.97%) Italian Language
7 3 (0.97%) Spanish Language
8 2 (0.65%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.32%) Automotive
9 1 (0.32%) Banking
9 1 (0.32%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 74 (23.95%) Project Manager
2 48 (15.53%) Analyst
3 29 (9.39%) Infrastructure Manager
4 28 (9.06%) Senior Project Manager
4 28 (9.06%) Network Engineer
4 28 (9.06%) Senior Manager
5 22 (7.12%) Support Engineer
6 21 (6.80%) Designer
7 20 (6.47%) Infrastructure Designer
7 20 (6.47%) 3rd Line Support
8 19 (6.15%) Support Analyst
9 14 (4.53%) Infrastructure Project Manager
10 13 (4.21%) Network Manager
11 12 (3.88%) Network Analyst
12 11 (3.56%) IT Manager
13 10 (3.24%) Senior Network Engineer
13 10 (3.24%) IT Support
14 9 (2.91%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
15 8 (2.59%) Network Specialist
15 8 (2.59%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (5.18%) ISPF
2 6 (1.94%) jQuery
2 6 (1.94%) HTML
2 6 (1.94%) .NET
2 6 (1.94%) ASP.NET
2 6 (1.94%) CSS
3 5 (1.62%) Web Services
3 5 (1.62%) ASP.NET MVC
3 5 (1.62%) ASP.NET MVC 3
3 5 (1.62%) Ajax
4 3 (0.97%) OpenID
4 3 (0.97%) OAuth
4 3 (0.97%) XML
4 3 (0.97%) WSDL
4 3 (0.97%) SAML
4 3 (0.97%) SOAP
5 2 (0.65%) WAP
5 2 (0.65%) 802.1X
6 1 (0.32%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 123 (39.81%) Data Centre
2 14 (4.53%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (3.88%) Kindle
4 8 (2.59%) Management Information System
5 6 (1.94%) Telematics
5 6 (1.94%) Mobile Computing
6 5 (1.62%) Hybrid Cloud
7 4 (1.29%) iPhone
7 4 (1.29%) Blackberry
8 3 (0.97%) PKI
8 3 (0.97%) Smartphone
8 3 (0.97%) Fat Client
8 3 (0.97%) Thin Client
8 3 (0.97%) Public Cloud
9 2 (0.65%) BYOD
9 2 (0.65%) Video Conferencing
9 2 (0.65%) Data Integration
9 2 (0.65%) Clustering
10 1 (0.32%) Mainframe
10 1 (0.32%) HP Storage
Operating Systems
1 133 (43.04%) Windows
2 60 (19.42%) Linux
3 34 (11.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 18 (5.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 17 (5.50%) Windows 7
5 17 (5.50%) Windows Server 2012
6 10 (3.24%) UNIX
7 9 (2.91%) Windows XP
8 8 (2.59%) Windows Server 2003
9 7 (2.27%) Windows 8
10 4 (1.29%) Solaris
11 1 (0.32%) AIX
11 1 (0.32%) Android
11 1 (0.32%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (20.71%) Change Management
2 44 (14.24%) Project Management
3 38 (12.30%) PRINCE2
4 37 (11.97%) ITIL
4 37 (11.97%) Agile Software Development
4 37 (11.97%) Open Source
5 36 (11.65%) Risk Management
6 17 (5.50%) Network Management
7 15 (4.85%) Capacity Planning
8 13 (4.21%) Stakeholder Management
9 11 (3.56%) Root Cause Analysis
9 11 (3.56%) Mentoring
9 11 (3.56%) SDLC
10 10 (3.24%) Patch Management
10 10 (3.24%) Business Continuity
10 10 (3.24%) Migration
10 10 (3.24%) Disaster Recovery
10 10 (3.24%) Incident Management
10 10 (3.24%) Business Development
11 9 (2.91%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 41 (13.27%) SQL
2 35 (11.33%) Java
3 11 (3.56%) JavaScript
4 10 (3.24%) PowerShell
5 6 (1.94%) C#
Qualifications
1 56 (18.12%) Cisco Certification
2 45 (14.56%) CCNA
3 37 (11.97%) CCNP
4 28 (9.06%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 20 (6.47%) Microsoft Certification
6 18 (5.83%) MCSE
7 12 (3.88%) Degree
8 10 (3.24%) MCITP
9 9 (2.91%) ITIL Certification
10 8 (2.59%) MCSA
10 8 (2.59%) MCP
11 6 (1.94%) MCTS
12 5 (1.62%) CISSP
12 5 (1.62%) CISM
13 4 (1.29%) SC Cleared
13 4 (1.29%) Security Cleared
14 3 (0.97%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 3 (0.97%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 3 (0.97%) CCDP
15 2 (0.65%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (7.44%) ISO 9001
2 18 (5.83%) SLA
3 15 (4.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 6 (1.94%) PCI DSS
4 6 (1.94%) TickIT
System Software
1 51 (16.50%) Active Directory
2 38 (12.30%) Hyper-V
3 36 (11.65%) VMware Infrastructure
4 12 (3.88%) XenServer
5 6 (1.94%) vSphere
5 6 (1.94%) VMware ESXi
6 5 (1.62%) XenApp
7 1 (0.32%) Terminal Server
7 1 (0.32%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 20 (6.47%) SCCM
2 5 (1.62%) Cisco UCCX
3 3 (0.97%) NetBackup
3 3 (0.97%) Backup Exec
4 2 (0.65%) WSUS
4 2 (0.65%) SCOM
4 2 (0.65%) SolarWinds Orion
4 2 (0.65%) AirWatch
5 1 (0.32%) ARCserve
5 1 (0.32%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 118 (38.19%) Cisco
2 83 (26.86%) Microsoft
3 57 (18.45%) VMware
4 30 (9.71%) Oracle
4 30 (9.71%) HP
5 24 (7.77%) Citrix
5 24 (7.77%) Google
6 21 (6.80%) Computacenter
7 18 (5.83%) Red Hat
8 11 (3.56%) IBM
9 10 (3.24%) NetApp
9 10 (3.24%) Juniper
9 10 (3.24%) CheckPoint
10 8 (2.59%) SolarWinds
10 8 (2.59%) F5
11 7 (2.27%) McAfee
12 6 (1.94%) Remedy
12 6 (1.94%) EMC
13 5 (1.62%) Mitel
14 4 (1.29%) Veeam
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £38,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits + Great Company
Posted: 11 hours ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Emponics Limited
Salary: £50k per annum + car + 15% bonus negotiable
Posted: 22 hours ago
Nottingham
Experian
Salary: £Competitive + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £50000 per annum + car + 15% bonus negotiable
Posted: 6 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
MidlandHR
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leicestershire
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Leicestershire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £32000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
Leicester
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £42000.00 per annum + car/car allowance
Posted: 24 days ago