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 29 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 62 62 99
Rank change year-on-year
0 +37
Permanent jobs citing WAN 133 137 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 4.01% 3.76% 2.38%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 24.81% 30.65% 15.24%
Number of salaries quoted 99 117 79
Median salary £42,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,700 £23,900
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £66,500 £55,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
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
536 447 584
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 16.16% 12.27% 15.60%
Number of salaries quoted 443 366 468
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £23,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

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 29 July 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 29 July 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
Northamptonshire +8 41 £37,500 -25.00% 2
Leicestershire +18 37 £42,500 +18.05% 4
Lincolnshire +4 24 £44,000 +30.37% 2
Nottinghamshire -34 20 £29,500 -39.48% 4
Derbyshire +16 7 £50,000 +65.28%
WAN
England

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 July 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.

1 198 (89.59%) LAN
2 149 (67.42%) Windows
3 112 (50.68%) Firewall
4 99 (44.80%) ITIL
5 93 (42.08%) Cisco
6 83 (37.56%) Windows Server
7 75 (33.94%) Active Directory
8 69 (31.22%) Microsoft
9 55 (24.89%) SAN
10 52 (23.53%) Disaster Recovery
11 50 (22.62%) Data Centre
12 46 (20.81%) Windows Server 2012
13 41 (18.55%) VPN
14 40 (18.10%) Cisco Certification
14 40 (18.10%) Windows Server 2008
15 39 (17.65%) Hyper-V
16 37 (16.74%) Business Continuity
17 36 (16.29%) Wireless
17 36 (16.29%) Linux
18 35 (15.84%) SQL Server
18 35 (15.84%) CCNA
18 35 (15.84%) VMware
19 34 (15.38%) Supplier Management
19 34 (15.38%) VoIP
20 32 (14.48%) Windows 7
21 31 (14.03%) VMware Infrastructure
21 31 (14.03%) Coaching
21 31 (14.03%) Microsoft Certification
22 30 (13.57%) Retail
23 28 (12.67%) Office 365

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 27 (12.22%) MS Exchange
2 25 (11.31%) Exchange Server 2010
3 14 (6.33%) Apache
3 14 (6.33%) OpenStack
3 14 (6.33%) Tomcat
4 9 (4.07%) Exchange Server 2013
4 9 (4.07%) Skype for Business
5 6 (2.71%) SharePoint
6 5 (2.26%) IBM Notes
6 5 (2.26%) Quickr
7 3 (1.36%) Exchange Server 2007
7 3 (1.36%) NetWeaver
7 3 (1.36%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (0.90%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (0.45%) IIS
Applications
1 16 (7.24%) MS Office
2 9 (4.07%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.45%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 28 (12.67%) Office 365
2 14 (6.33%) Google Apps
2 14 (6.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (3.62%) IaaS
4 2 (0.90%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (0.45%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.45%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 198 (89.59%) LAN
2 112 (50.68%) Firewall
3 55 (24.89%) SAN
4 41 (18.55%) VPN
5 36 (16.29%) Wireless
6 34 (15.38%) VoIP
7 21 (9.50%) MPLS
7 21 (9.50%) TCP/IP
8 19 (8.60%) DHCP
9 18 (8.14%) DNS
10 17 (7.69%) Cisco ASA
10 17 (7.69%) Cisco Nexus
11 13 (5.88%) Wi-Fi
12 12 (5.43%) Cisco IOS
12 12 (5.43%) Wireshark
13 11 (4.98%) Network Security
13 11 (4.98%) NX-OS
14 8 (3.62%) Internet
14 8 (3.62%) Intrusion Detection
14 8 (3.62%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (15.84%) SQL Server
2 14 (6.33%) MySQL
3 10 (4.52%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (4.52%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (1.36%) BusinessObjects
4 3 (1.36%) Informix
4 3 (1.36%) OLAP
4 3 (1.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (1.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (0.90%) SAP HANA
6 1 (0.45%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 3 (1.36%) PeopleTools
General
1 30 (13.57%) Retail
2 19 (8.60%) Telecoms
3 15 (6.79%) Manufacturing
4 6 (2.71%) Back Office
5 4 (1.81%) French Language
6 3 (1.36%) Law
7 2 (0.90%) Finance
8 1 (0.45%) Dutch Language
8 1 (0.45%) German Language
8 1 (0.45%) Legal
8 1 (0.45%) Portuguese Language
8 1 (0.45%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 47 (21.27%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 44 (19.91%) Analyst
3 40 (18.10%) Infrastructure Support
3 40 (18.10%) Support Engineer
4 32 (14.48%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 28 (12.67%) Network Engineer
5 28 (12.67%) Support Analyst
6 26 (11.76%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 26 (11.76%) 3rd Line Support
6 26 (11.76%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
7 19 (8.60%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 17 (7.69%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
8 17 (7.69%) Server Engineer
8 17 (7.69%) Windows Engineer
9 16 (7.24%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
10 15 (6.79%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
10 15 (6.79%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
11 14 (6.33%) Designer
11 14 (6.33%) Infrastructure Designer
11 14 (6.33%) WAN Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (1.81%) .NET
2 3 (1.36%) SAP Basis
3 2 (0.90%) Web Dynpro
4 1 (0.45%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.45%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 50 (22.62%) Data Centre
2 14 (6.33%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (4.98%) Computer Science
3 11 (4.98%) Driving Licence
4 10 (4.52%) HP Storage
5 9 (4.07%) FMCG
6 7 (3.17%) Management Information System
7 6 (2.71%) Fat Client
7 6 (2.71%) Thin Client
8 5 (2.26%) Client/Server
9 3 (1.36%) Clustering
10 2 (0.90%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 1 (0.45%) AS400
11 1 (0.45%) EPoS
11 1 (0.45%) iPad
11 1 (0.45%) IVR
11 1 (0.45%) Statistics
11 1 (0.45%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 149 (67.42%) Windows
2 83 (37.56%) Windows Server
3 46 (20.81%) Windows Server 2012
4 40 (18.10%) Windows Server 2008
5 36 (16.29%) Linux
6 32 (14.48%) Windows 7
7 14 (6.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 13 (5.88%) Unix
8 13 (5.88%) Windows 10
9 6 (2.71%) Windows 8
10 5 (2.26%) Windows XP
11 4 (1.81%) Windows Server 2003
12 3 (1.36%) VMS
13 1 (0.45%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 99 (44.80%) ITIL
2 52 (23.53%) Disaster Recovery
3 37 (16.74%) Business Continuity
4 34 (15.38%) Supplier Management
5 31 (14.03%) Coaching
6 24 (10.86%) High Availability
7 15 (6.79%) Capacity Planning
7 15 (6.79%) Service Delivery
8 14 (6.33%) Agile Software Development
8 14 (6.33%) Change Control
8 14 (6.33%) E-Commerce
8 14 (6.33%) Migration
8 14 (6.33%) Open Source
8 14 (6.33%) Server Virtualisation
8 14 (6.33%) Translating Business Requirements
9 13 (5.88%) Server Building
10 12 (5.43%) Logistics
11 11 (4.98%) Incident Management
11 11 (4.98%) Network Management
11 11 (4.98%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (6.33%) Java
2 8 (3.62%) JavaScript
2 8 (3.62%) Perl
2 8 (3.62%) PHP
2 8 (3.62%) PowerShell
2 8 (3.62%) Python
2 8 (3.62%) SQL
3 3 (1.36%) C#
3 3 (1.36%) VBA
4 2 (0.90%) ABAP
5 1 (0.45%) C
Qualifications
1 40 (18.10%) Cisco Certification
2 35 (15.84%) CCNA
3 31 (14.03%) Microsoft Certification
4 20 (9.05%) Degree
5 11 (4.98%) MCSE
6 10 (4.52%) CCNP
6 10 (4.52%) MCITP
6 10 (4.52%) MCSA
7 9 (4.07%) ITIL Certification
8 8 (3.62%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 6 (2.71%) MCP
10 5 (2.26%) Security Cleared
11 4 (1.81%) PMP
11 4 (1.81%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 4 (1.81%) RHCSA
11 4 (1.81%) SC Cleared
11 4 (1.81%) VCP5
12 3 (1.36%) CCDP
12 3 (1.36%) HND
13 2 (0.90%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (4.98%) SLA
2 2 (0.90%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 75 (33.94%) Active Directory
2 39 (17.65%) Hyper-V
3 31 (14.03%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (4.98%) Virtual Servers
5 9 (4.07%) Virtual Desktop
5 9 (4.07%) vSphere
6 8 (3.62%) XenApp
7 5 (2.26%) Virtual Machines
7 5 (2.26%) XenDesktop
8 4 (1.81%) XenServer
9 3 (1.36%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (0.45%) iptables
10 1 (0.45%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 26 (11.76%) SCCM
2 21 (9.50%) SCOM
3 11 (4.98%) Cisco Prime
4 9 (4.07%) FortiGate
5 8 (3.62%) Norton AntiVirus
6 3 (1.36%) AirWatch
6 3 (1.36%) MOM
6 3 (1.36%) SCSM
6 3 (1.36%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 2 (0.90%) Cisco CUCM
7 2 (0.90%) Cisco UCCX
8 1 (0.45%) Failover Clustering
8 1 (0.45%) Microsoft Clustering
8 1 (0.45%) WSUS
Vendors
1 93 (42.08%) Cisco
2 69 (31.22%) Microsoft
3 35 (15.84%) VMware
4 25 (11.31%) Citrix
5 24 (10.86%) SolarWinds
6 20 (9.05%) HP
7 18 (8.14%) Google
7 18 (8.14%) Red Hat
8 17 (7.69%) Oracle
9 13 (5.88%) Juniper
10 11 (4.98%) CheckPoint
11 8 (3.62%) arcserve
11 8 (3.62%) CA
11 8 (3.62%) Symantec
12 6 (2.71%) Dell
13 5 (2.26%) F5
13 5 (2.26%) IBM
13 5 (2.26%) Lotus
13 5 (2.26%) Riverbed
14 4 (1.81%) Forcepoint
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