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 24 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 58 71 99
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +28
Permanent jobs citing WAN 140 130 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 4.22% 3.43% 2.42%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 25.93% 28.45% 15.71%
Number of salaries quoted 97 111 81
Median salary £42,500 £47,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.52% +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,500 £22,775
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £67,500 £52,250
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%
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
540 457 573
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 16.28% 12.05% 15.39%
Number of salaries quoted 430 374 456
Median salary £38,500 £39,292 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.01% +4.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £23,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 24 August 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 24 August 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
Leicestershire +25 51 £42,500 +32.81% 2
Northamptonshire +18 42 £34,750 -30.50% 2
Lincolnshire -2 20 £45,000 +5.88%
Nottinghamshire -36 19 £32,500 -31.57% 5
Derbyshire +15 7 £28,000 -20.00% 3
WAN
England

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 August 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.

1 210 (90.52%) LAN
2 154 (66.38%) Windows
3 115 (49.57%) Firewall
4 108 (46.55%) ITIL
5 103 (44.40%) Cisco
6 79 (34.05%) Windows Server
7 77 (33.19%) Active Directory
8 66 (28.45%) Microsoft
9 59 (25.43%) Disaster Recovery
10 56 (24.14%) SAN
11 55 (23.71%) Data Centre
12 44 (18.97%) Wireless
13 43 (18.53%) Windows Server 2012
14 42 (18.10%) Business Continuity
14 42 (18.10%) Cisco Certification
15 41 (17.67%) Hyper-V
16 40 (17.24%) VoIP
17 39 (16.81%) CCNA
18 38 (16.38%) SQL Server
18 38 (16.38%) Linux
18 38 (16.38%) Supplier Management
19 37 (15.95%) Windows Server 2008
20 36 (15.52%) Coaching
20 36 (15.52%) Retail
21 35 (15.09%) VPN
21 35 (15.09%) VMware
22 32 (13.79%) VMware Infrastructure
23 31 (13.36%) Microsoft Certification
24 30 (12.93%) Telecoms
25 28 (12.07%) Windows 7

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 (11.64%) MS Exchange
2 25 (10.78%) Exchange Server 2010
3 12 (5.17%) Apache
3 12 (5.17%) OpenStack
3 12 (5.17%) Tomcat
4 9 (3.88%) Skype for Business
5 7 (3.02%) Exchange Server 2013
5 7 (3.02%) SharePoint
6 6 (2.59%) IBM Notes
6 6 (2.59%) Quickr
7 3 (1.29%) NetWeaver
7 3 (1.29%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (0.86%) Exchange Server 2003
8 2 (0.86%) Exchange Server 2007
9 1 (0.43%) IIS
Applications
1 19 (8.19%) MS Excel
2 15 (6.47%) MS Office
3 1 (0.43%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 23 (9.91%) Office 365
2 13 (5.60%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (5.17%) Google Apps
4 10 (4.31%) IaaS
5 2 (0.86%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (0.43%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (0.43%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 210 (90.52%) LAN
2 115 (49.57%) Firewall
3 56 (24.14%) SAN
4 44 (18.97%) Wireless
5 40 (17.24%) VoIP
6 35 (15.09%) VPN
7 27 (11.64%) TCP/IP
8 24 (10.34%) DHCP
8 24 (10.34%) MPLS
9 23 (9.91%) DNS
10 20 (8.62%) Cisco ASA
10 20 (8.62%) Cisco Nexus
11 15 (6.47%) Wireshark
12 14 (6.03%) Cisco IOS
12 14 (6.03%) NX-OS
13 12 (5.17%) Internet
14 10 (4.31%) Wi-Fi
15 9 (3.88%) Network Security
16 7 (3.02%) Remote Desktop
16 7 (3.02%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (16.38%) SQL Server
2 12 (5.17%) MySQL
3 10 (4.31%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (4.31%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (1.29%) BusinessObjects
4 3 (1.29%) Informix
4 3 (1.29%) OLAP
4 3 (1.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (1.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (0.86%) SAP HANA
6 1 (0.43%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 3 (1.29%) PeopleTools
General
1 36 (15.52%) Retail
2 30 (12.93%) Telecoms
3 16 (6.90%) Manufacturing
4 6 (2.59%) Back Office
5 4 (1.72%) French Language
6 2 (0.86%) Electronics
6 2 (0.86%) Finance
6 2 (0.86%) Law
7 1 (0.43%) Dutch Language
7 1 (0.43%) German Language
7 1 (0.43%) Legal
7 1 (0.43%) Portuguese Language
7 1 (0.43%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 47 (20.26%) Analyst
2 45 (19.40%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 41 (17.67%) Support Engineer
4 38 (16.38%) Infrastructure Support
5 36 (15.52%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 33 (14.22%) Support Analyst
7 31 (13.36%) Network Engineer
8 30 (12.93%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
9 26 (11.21%) 3rd Line Support
10 24 (10.34%) 3rd Line Engineer
11 19 (8.19%) Windows Engineer
12 18 (7.76%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
12 18 (7.76%) IT Support
13 16 (6.90%) IT Engineer
14 15 (6.47%) LAN Engineer
14 15 (6.47%) LAN/WAN Engineer
14 15 (6.47%) WAN Engineer
15 14 (6.03%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
15 14 (6.03%) Network Support
15 14 (6.03%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (1.72%) .NET
2 3 (1.29%) SAP Basis
3 2 (0.86%) Web Dynpro
4 1 (0.43%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 55 (23.71%) Data Centre
2 20 (8.62%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (4.31%) HP Storage
3 10 (4.31%) Management Information System
4 9 (3.88%) Computer Science
4 9 (3.88%) Driving Licence
5 8 (3.45%) FMCG
6 6 (2.59%) Client/Server
6 6 (2.59%) Fat Client
6 6 (2.59%) Thin Client
7 4 (1.72%) Virtual Team
8 3 (1.29%) Clustering
9 2 (0.86%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 1 (0.43%) AS400
10 1 (0.43%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 154 (66.38%) Windows
2 79 (34.05%) Windows Server
3 43 (18.53%) Windows Server 2012
4 38 (16.38%) Linux
5 37 (15.95%) Windows Server 2008
6 28 (12.07%) Windows 7
7 18 (7.76%) Unix
8 12 (5.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 8 (3.45%) Windows 10
10 6 (2.59%) Windows 8
11 5 (2.16%) Windows XP
12 4 (1.72%) Windows Server 2003
13 3 (1.29%) VMS
14 1 (0.43%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 108 (46.55%) ITIL
2 59 (25.43%) Disaster Recovery
3 42 (18.10%) Business Continuity
4 38 (16.38%) Supplier Management
5 36 (15.52%) Coaching
6 28 (12.07%) High Availability
7 20 (8.62%) Service Delivery
8 17 (7.33%) Migration
8 17 (7.33%) Project Management
9 16 (6.90%) PRINCE2
10 15 (6.47%) E-Commerce
11 14 (6.03%) Capacity Planning
11 14 (6.03%) Change Control
11 14 (6.03%) Change Management
11 14 (6.03%) Infrastructure Transformation
11 14 (6.03%) Risk Management
12 13 (5.60%) Continuous Improvement
12 13 (5.60%) Logistics
12 13 (5.60%) Server Building
13 12 (5.17%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 12 (5.17%) Java
2 8 (3.45%) PowerShell
2 8 (3.45%) SQL
3 6 (2.59%) JavaScript
3 6 (2.59%) Perl
3 6 (2.59%) PHP
3 6 (2.59%) Python
4 3 (1.29%) C#
4 3 (1.29%) VBA
5 2 (0.86%) ABAP
6 1 (0.43%) C
Qualifications
1 42 (18.10%) Cisco Certification
2 39 (16.81%) CCNA
3 31 (13.36%) Microsoft Certification
4 21 (9.05%) Degree
5 11 (4.74%) MCITP
6 10 (4.31%) CCNP
6 10 (4.31%) MCSE
7 9 (3.88%) MCSA
8 7 (3.02%) ITIL Certification
8 7 (3.02%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 7 (3.02%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 6 (2.59%) MCP
10 5 (2.16%) Security Cleared
11 4 (1.72%) APMP
11 4 (1.72%) PMP
11 4 (1.72%) RHCSA
11 4 (1.72%) SC Cleared
11 4 (1.72%) VCP5
12 3 (1.29%) CCDP
12 3 (1.29%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (3.88%) SLA
2 2 (0.86%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 77 (33.19%) Active Directory
2 41 (17.67%) Hyper-V
3 32 (13.79%) VMware Infrastructure
4 12 (5.17%) Virtual Servers
5 10 (4.31%) Virtual Desktop
6 8 (3.45%) vSphere
7 7 (3.02%) XenApp
8 5 (2.16%) Virtual Machines
9 4 (1.72%) XenDesktop
9 4 (1.72%) XenServer
10 3 (1.29%) VMware ESXi
11 1 (0.43%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 21 (9.05%) SCCM
2 15 (6.47%) SCOM
3 14 (6.03%) Cisco Prime
4 10 (4.31%) FortiGate
5 9 (3.88%) Norton AntiVirus
6 3 (1.29%) AirWatch
6 3 (1.29%) MOM
6 3 (1.29%) SCSM
6 3 (1.29%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 2 (0.86%) Cisco CUCM
7 2 (0.86%) Cisco UCCX
8 1 (0.43%) Failover Clustering
8 1 (0.43%) Microsoft Clustering
8 1 (0.43%) WSUS
Vendors
1 103 (44.40%) Cisco
2 66 (28.45%) Microsoft
3 35 (15.09%) VMware
4 27 (11.64%) SolarWinds
5 24 (10.34%) Citrix
6 23 (9.91%) HP
7 16 (6.90%) Google
7 16 (6.90%) Red Hat
8 15 (6.47%) Oracle
9 13 (5.60%) Juniper
10 9 (3.88%) arcserve
10 9 (3.88%) CA
10 9 (3.88%) CheckPoint
10 9 (3.88%) Symantec
11 8 (3.45%) Dell
12 6 (2.59%) Lotus
13 5 (2.16%) IBM
14 4 (1.72%) Riverbed
15 3 (1.29%) LANDesk
15 3 (1.29%) SonicWALL
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