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 6 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 64 82 81
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -1
Permanent jobs citing WAN 139 105 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 3.82% 2.83% 2.89%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 31.81% 17.59% 14.82%
Number of salaries quoted 122 92 67
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 £25,600 £30,200 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £54,000 £59,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +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
437 597 614
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 12.03% 16.08% 19.52%
Number of salaries quoted 356 472 533
Average salary £41,000 £38,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.89% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 6 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 6 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 60 £47,500 +26.66% 5
Northamptonshire +5 51 £50,000 +5.26% 4
Derbyshire +2 16 £35,000 -26.31% 4
Leicestershire +11 12 £45,000 +18.42% 1
Lincolnshire -6 7 £32,500 - 1
WAN
England

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 6 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.

1 240 (75.71%) LAN
2 147 (46.37%) Windows
3 128 (40.38%) Data Centre
4 118 (37.22%) Cisco
5 94 (29.65%) Microsoft
6 73 (23.03%) SAN
7 70 (22.08%) Firewall
8 67 (21.14%) Linux
9 59 (18.61%) Change Management
10 58 (18.30%) VMware
11 55 (17.35%) Active Directory
12 54 (17.03%) TCP/IP
12 54 (17.03%) MySQL
13 50 (15.77%) Apache
13 50 (15.77%) Tomcat
13 50 (15.77%) Cisco Certification
13 50 (15.77%) Hyper-V
14 48 (15.14%) Project Management
15 47 (14.83%) DHCP
16 45 (14.20%) Agile Software Development
17 43 (13.56%) SQL
18 41 (12.93%) CCNA
19 40 (12.62%) Open Source
20 39 (12.30%) DNS
21 38 (11.99%) MS Excel
21 38 (11.99%) MPLS
21 38 (11.99%) VMware Infrastructure
22 37 (11.67%) Windows Server 2008
22 37 (11.67%) PRINCE2
23 36 (11.36%) Java

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 6 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 50 (15.77%) Apache
1 50 (15.77%) Tomcat
2 32 (10.09%) MS Exchange
3 31 (9.78%) OpenStack
4 18 (5.68%) Exchange Server 2010
5 10 (3.15%) Lync
6 9 (2.84%) Exchange Server 2013
7 6 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2007
7 6 (1.89%) SharePoint
8 4 (1.26%) SharePoint 2013
9 2 (0.63%) Exchange Server 2003
9 2 (0.63%) Office Communications Server
10 1 (0.32%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 38 (11.99%) MS Excel
2 21 (6.62%) MS Office
3 2 (0.63%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (1.89%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 33 (10.41%) Google Apps
2 8 (2.52%) Office 365
3 3 (0.95%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.63%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.32%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 240 (75.71%) LAN
2 73 (23.03%) SAN
3 70 (22.08%) Firewall
4 54 (17.03%) TCP/IP
5 47 (14.83%) DHCP
6 39 (12.30%) DNS
7 38 (11.99%) MPLS
8 36 (11.36%) VPN
9 32 (10.09%) VoIP
10 31 (9.78%) Wireless
11 22 (6.94%) OSPF
12 21 (6.62%) BGP
13 19 (5.99%) HSRP
14 18 (5.68%) VLAN
15 14 (4.42%) Network Security
15 14 (4.42%) Spanning Tree
16 13 (4.10%) Internet
17 12 (3.79%) Cisco ASA
18 11 (3.47%) IP Telephony
19 10 (3.15%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (17.03%) MySQL
2 16 (5.05%) SQL Server
3 3 (0.95%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (0.63%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.32%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (0.32%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (0.32%) Hudson
General
1 33 (10.41%) Finance
2 31 (9.78%) Law
3 27 (8.52%) Telecoms
4 22 (6.94%) Legal
5 7 (2.21%) Games
6 3 (0.95%) Retail
6 3 (0.95%) French Language
6 3 (0.95%) German Language
6 3 (0.95%) Italian Language
6 3 (0.95%) Spanish Language
7 2 (0.63%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.63%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (0.63%) Electronics
8 1 (0.32%) Automotive
8 1 (0.32%) Advertising
8 1 (0.32%) Banking
Job Titles
1 69 (21.77%) Project Manager
2 55 (17.35%) Analyst
3 28 (8.83%) Infrastructure Manager
4 27 (8.52%) Senior Project Manager
4 27 (8.52%) Senior Manager
5 26 (8.20%) Support Engineer
6 24 (7.57%) Network Engineer
6 24 (7.57%) Designer
7 23 (7.26%) Infrastructure Designer
8 20 (6.31%) Support Analyst
9 19 (5.99%) 3rd Line Support
10 14 (4.42%) Infrastructure Project Manager
11 13 (4.10%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 13 (4.10%) Network Manager
12 12 (3.79%) Network Analyst
13 11 (3.47%) IT Manager
14 10 (3.15%) Service Analyst
14 10 (3.15%) Service Desk Analyst
14 10 (3.15%) Senior Network Engineer
15 9 (2.84%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (5.05%) ISPF
2 6 (1.89%) jQuery
2 6 (1.89%) ASP.NET MVC
2 6 (1.89%) Ajax
2 6 (1.89%) ASP.NET MVC 3
2 6 (1.89%) HTML
2 6 (1.89%) .NET
2 6 (1.89%) ASP.NET
2 6 (1.89%) CSS
3 3 (0.95%) Web Services
4 2 (0.63%) XML
4 2 (0.63%) WAP
4 2 (0.63%) WSDL
4 2 (0.63%) SAML
4 2 (0.63%) SOAP
4 2 (0.63%) OpenID
4 2 (0.63%) OAuth
Miscellaneous
1 128 (40.38%) Data Centre
2 14 (4.42%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (3.47%) Kindle
4 8 (2.52%) Management Information System
5 6 (1.89%) Clustering
5 6 (1.89%) iPhone
5 6 (1.89%) Telematics
5 6 (1.89%) Mobile Computing
5 6 (1.89%) Blackberry
6 4 (1.26%) Hybrid Cloud
7 3 (0.95%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (0.95%) Smartphone
7 3 (0.95%) Fat Client
7 3 (0.95%) Thin Client
8 2 (0.63%) PKI
8 2 (0.63%) Video Conferencing
8 2 (0.63%) Public Cloud
9 1 (0.32%) HP Storage
9 1 (0.32%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 147 (46.37%) Windows
2 67 (21.14%) Linux
3 37 (11.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 21 (6.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 20 (6.31%) Windows 7
6 16 (5.05%) Windows Server 2012
7 10 (3.15%) Windows XP
8 9 (2.84%) UNIX
9 8 (2.52%) Windows Server 2003
10 6 (1.89%) Windows 8
11 4 (1.26%) Solaris
12 1 (0.32%) AIX
12 1 (0.32%) Windows Vista
12 1 (0.32%) Windows NT
12 1 (0.32%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (18.61%) Change Management
2 48 (15.14%) Project Management
3 45 (14.20%) Agile Software Development
4 40 (12.62%) Open Source
5 37 (11.67%) PRINCE2
6 34 (10.73%) ITIL
7 30 (9.46%) Risk Management
8 19 (5.99%) Capacity Planning
9 15 (4.73%) Network Management
10 13 (4.10%) Disaster Recovery
11 12 (3.79%) Stakeholder Management
11 12 (3.79%) SDLC
12 11 (3.47%) Agile Project Management
12 11 (3.47%) Business Continuity
13 10 (3.15%) Migration
13 10 (3.15%) Business Development
13 10 (3.15%) Patch Management
13 10 (3.15%) Mentoring
14 9 (2.84%) Root Cause Analysis
15 8 (2.52%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 43 (13.56%) SQL
2 36 (11.36%) Java
3 15 (4.73%) PowerShell
4 9 (2.84%) JavaScript
5 6 (1.89%) C#
Qualifications
1 50 (15.77%) Cisco Certification
2 41 (12.93%) CCNA
3 31 (9.78%) CCNP
4 23 (7.26%) Microsoft Certification
4 23 (7.26%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 19 (5.99%) MCSE
6 11 (3.47%) MCITP
7 10 (3.15%) Degree
8 8 (2.52%) MCSA
8 8 (2.52%) MCP
9 7 (2.21%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 7 (2.21%) MCTS
10 6 (1.89%) ITIL Certification
11 3 (0.95%) CISSP
11 3 (0.95%) CCIE
11 3 (0.95%) CCDP
11 3 (0.95%) SC Cleared
11 3 (0.95%) Security Cleared
11 3 (0.95%) CISM
11 3 (0.95%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (7.26%) ISO 9001
2 19 (5.99%) SLA
3 15 (4.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 6 (1.89%) TickIT
5 5 (1.58%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 55 (17.35%) Active Directory
2 50 (15.77%) Hyper-V
3 38 (11.99%) VMware Infrastructure
4 17 (5.36%) XenServer
5 6 (1.89%) vSphere
5 6 (1.89%) VMware ESXi
6 5 (1.58%) XenApp
7 2 (0.63%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.32%) Terminal Server
8 1 (0.32%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 20 (6.31%) SCCM
2 4 (1.26%) Cisco UCCX
3 3 (0.95%) NetBackup
3 3 (0.95%) Backup Exec
4 2 (0.63%) WSUS
4 2 (0.63%) SCOM
4 2 (0.63%) SolarWinds Orion
4 2 (0.63%) AirWatch
5 1 (0.32%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 118 (37.22%) Cisco
2 94 (29.65%) Microsoft
3 58 (18.30%) VMware
4 33 (10.41%) Oracle
5 32 (10.09%) HP
5 32 (10.09%) Citrix
6 27 (8.52%) Google
7 21 (6.62%) Red Hat
8 16 (5.05%) IBM
8 16 (5.05%) Computacenter
9 11 (3.47%) CheckPoint
10 8 (2.52%) F5
10 8 (2.52%) Juniper
11 7 (2.21%) NetApp
12 6 (1.89%) EMC
12 6 (1.89%) Avaya
12 6 (1.89%) SolarWinds
12 6 (1.89%) McAfee
13 5 (1.58%) Mitel
13 5 (1.58%) Apple
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