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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 79 64 73
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +9
Permanent jobs citing WAN 98 118 142
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 3.08% 3.77% 4.03%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 17.56% 21.81% 24.61%
Number of salaries quoted 64 101 121
Average salary £41,250 £35,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.85% +4.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £22,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+10.38% +1.31%
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
558 541 577
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 17.56% 17.26% 16.37%
Number of salaries quoted 428 449 502
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -7.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 5 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WAN within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 5 February 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
(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 -9 38 £43,750 +20.68% 3
Nottinghamshire -4 26 £41,875 +4.68% 3
Leicestershire -2 14 £38,125 +45.23%
Lincolnshire +6 13 £35,000 +94.44% 2
Derbyshire -5 11 £38,000 +16.92% 4
WAN
England

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

1 183 (91.50%) LAN
2 116 (58.00%) Windows
3 99 (49.50%) Cisco
4 79 (39.50%) Microsoft
5 66 (33.00%) Windows Server
6 63 (31.50%) Linux
7 60 (30.00%) SAN
8 53 (26.50%) Data Centre
9 51 (25.50%) Firewall
10 50 (25.00%) MySQL
11 47 (23.50%) Active Directory
12 44 (22.00%) Cisco Certification
12 44 (22.00%) Agile Software Development
13 40 (20.00%) Oracle
14 39 (19.50%) TCP/IP
14 39 (19.50%) MS Exchange
15 38 (19.00%) MS Excel
16 37 (18.50%) Project Management
17 36 (18.00%) Red Hat
18 35 (17.50%) ITIL
19 34 (17.00%) Apache
19 34 (17.00%) Tomcat
19 34 (17.00%) Hyper-V
19 34 (17.00%) Open Source
20 33 (16.50%) Citrix
21 32 (16.00%) Windows Server 2008
22 31 (15.50%) CCNP
23 30 (15.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
24 29 (14.50%) CCNA
25 28 (14.00%) SQL Server

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 39 (19.50%) MS Exchange
2 34 (17.00%) Apache
2 34 (17.00%) Tomcat
3 20 (10.00%) OpenStack
4 14 (7.00%) Exchange Server 2010
5 11 (5.50%) Lync
6 10 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2013
7 6 (3.00%) Exchange Server 2003
7 6 (3.00%) Exchange Server 2007
8 2 (1.00%) IBM Notes
8 2 (1.00%) Quickr
8 2 (1.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 38 (19.00%) MS Excel
2 14 (7.00%) MS Office
3 2 (1.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (1.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.50%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 20 (10.00%) Google Apps
2 13 (6.50%) Office 365
3 11 (5.50%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (5.50%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (2.00%) IaaS
5 2 (1.00%) SaaS
6 1 (0.50%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.50%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 183 (91.50%) LAN
2 60 (30.00%) SAN
3 51 (25.50%) Firewall
4 39 (19.50%) TCP/IP
5 25 (12.50%) VPN
6 22 (11.00%) VoIP
7 19 (9.50%) Internet
7 19 (9.50%) Wireless
8 12 (6.00%) MPLS
9 11 (5.50%) DNS
10 10 (5.00%) VLAN
11 9 (4.50%) Cisco ASA
11 9 (4.50%) Cisco Nexus
11 9 (4.50%) OSPF
12 8 (4.00%) BGP
12 8 (4.00%) DHCP
12 8 (4.00%) Wi-Fi
13 7 (3.50%) Remote Desktop
14 6 (3.00%) Network Security
14 6 (3.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (25.00%) MySQL
2 28 (14.00%) SQL Server
3 9 (4.50%) PostgreSQL
4 8 (4.00%) MongoDB
5 5 (2.50%) RDBMS
5 5 (2.50%) Relational Database
6 3 (1.50%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.50%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.50%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.50%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (0.50%) Eclipse
General
1 21 (10.50%) Finance
2 20 (10.00%) Telecoms
3 4 (2.00%) Manufacturing
3 4 (2.00%) Retail
4 3 (1.50%) Legal
4 3 (1.50%) Publishing
5 2 (1.00%) Law
5 2 (1.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 25 (12.50%) Analyst
2 22 (11.00%) Network Engineer
3 21 (10.50%) Support Engineer
4 20 (10.00%) Designer
4 20 (10.00%) Infrastructure Designer
4 20 (10.00%) IT Support
5 18 (9.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 18 (9.00%) Infrastructure Manager
6 15 (7.50%) Consultant
6 15 (7.50%) Support Analyst
7 12 (6.00%) IT Manager
7 12 (6.00%) Service Manager
8 11 (5.50%) IT Engineer
9 10 (5.00%) Cisco Engineer
9 10 (5.00%) IT Analyst
9 10 (5.00%) IT Support Analyst
10 9 (4.50%) Architect
10 9 (4.50%) Cisco Network Engineer
10 9 (4.50%) Senior Network Engineer
10 9 (4.50%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.00%) Web Services
1 4 (2.00%) XMPP
2 3 (1.50%) .NET
2 3 (1.50%) ASP.NET
2 3 (1.50%) HTML
3 2 (1.00%) CSS
3 2 (1.00%) jQuery
4 1 (0.50%) Ajax
4 1 (0.50%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (0.50%) ASP.NET MVC 3
4 1 (0.50%) COM
4 1 (0.50%) Middleware
4 1 (0.50%) OAuth
4 1 (0.50%) OpenID
4 1 (0.50%) SAML
4 1 (0.50%) SOAP
4 1 (0.50%) WSDL
4 1 (0.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 53 (26.50%) Data Centre
2 10 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (5.00%) Driving Licence
3 7 (3.50%) Computer Science
4 5 (2.50%) FMCG
5 3 (1.50%) Fat Client
5 3 (1.50%) Mobile Computing
5 3 (1.50%) Telematics
5 3 (1.50%) Thin Client
6 2 (1.00%) CMDB
6 2 (1.00%) EPoS
6 2 (1.00%) Private Cloud
6 2 (1.00%) Replication
7 1 (0.50%) Data Integration
7 1 (0.50%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (0.50%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.50%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (0.50%) iPad
7 1 (0.50%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.50%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 116 (58.00%) Windows
2 66 (33.00%) Windows Server
3 63 (31.50%) Linux
4 32 (16.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 30 (15.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 24 (12.00%) Windows 7
7 23 (11.50%) Windows Server 2012
8 13 (6.50%) Unix
9 12 (6.00%) Windows 8
10 11 (5.50%) Windows Server 2003
11 9 (4.50%) Windows XP
12 8 (4.00%) Ubuntu
13 7 (3.50%) Windows 10
14 6 (3.00%) CentOS
15 3 (1.50%) Android
15 3 (1.50%) Apple iOS
16 1 (0.50%) Mac OS X
16 1 (0.50%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (22.00%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (18.50%) Project Management
3 35 (17.50%) ITIL
4 34 (17.00%) Open Source
5 23 (11.50%) Translating Business Requirements
6 21 (10.50%) Capacity Planning
7 19 (9.50%) Network Design
8 18 (9.00%) Disaster Recovery
9 17 (8.50%) PRINCE2
10 14 (7.00%) Incident Management
11 13 (6.50%) Change Management
11 13 (6.50%) Network Management
12 10 (5.00%) Service Management
13 9 (4.50%) Presales
14 8 (4.00%) Capacity Management
14 8 (4.00%) Continuous Improvement
14 8 (4.00%) Kalman Filter
14 8 (4.00%) Mentoring
14 8 (4.00%) Root Cause Analysis
14 8 (4.00%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 24 (12.00%) Java
2 17 (8.50%) SQL
3 16 (8.00%) PowerShell
4 8 (4.00%) Bash Shell
5 6 (3.00%) JavaScript
6 5 (2.50%) Shell Script
7 3 (1.50%) C#
8 1 (0.50%) C
8 1 (0.50%) VB
Qualifications
1 44 (22.00%) Cisco Certification
2 31 (15.50%) CCNP
3 29 (14.50%) CCNA
4 24 (12.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 11 (5.50%) MCSE
6 10 (5.00%) MCSA
7 9 (4.50%) Degree
8 8 (4.00%) MCP
9 6 (3.00%) ITIL Certification
9 6 (3.00%) SC Cleared
9 6 (3.00%) Security Cleared
10 4 (2.00%) CISM
10 4 (2.00%) CISSP
11 3 (1.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 3 (1.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 2 (1.00%) MCITP
12 2 (1.00%) RHCSA
12 2 (1.00%) VCP5
13 1 (0.50%) HND
13 1 (0.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (12.00%) SLA
2 4 (2.00%) PCI DSS
3 3 (1.50%) ISO 9001
3 3 (1.50%) TickIT
4 1 (0.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 47 (23.50%) Active Directory
2 34 (17.00%) Hyper-V
3 19 (9.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (5.50%) XenApp
5 10 (5.00%) XenServer
6 6 (3.00%) vSphere
7 2 (1.00%) Terminal Services
7 2 (1.00%) VMware ESX
7 2 (1.00%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.50%) iptables
8 1 (0.50%) VMware Workstation
8 1 (0.50%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 8 (4.00%) Ansible
1 8 (4.00%) Opscode Chef
1 8 (4.00%) Puppet
1 8 (4.00%) SCOM
2 5 (2.50%) SCCM
3 1 (0.50%) AirWatch
3 1 (0.50%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 99 (49.50%) Cisco
2 79 (39.50%) Microsoft
3 40 (20.00%) Oracle
4 36 (18.00%) Red Hat
5 33 (16.50%) Citrix
6 28 (14.00%) Google
6 28 (14.00%) VMware
7 25 (12.50%) HP
8 16 (8.00%) Juniper
9 13 (6.50%) NetApp
10 11 (5.50%) IBM
11 8 (4.00%) Avaya
11 8 (4.00%) Remedy
11 8 (4.00%) Riverbed
12 6 (3.00%) CheckPoint
12 6 (3.00%) Computacenter
13 4 (2.00%) Apple
13 4 (2.00%) F5
13 4 (2.00%) Ipanema Technologies
14 3 (1.50%) SolarWinds
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