The table below looks at the statistics for WAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WAN over the 3 months to 25 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 76 82 69
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -13
Permanent jobs citing WAN 13 17 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 1.23% 1.36% 1.74%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.02% 8.81% 8.40%
Number of salaries quoted 10 15 12
Median salary £31,850 £48,000 £38,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-33.64% +25.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £16,000 £31,500 £37,050
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £65,000 £49,750
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%
WAN
East of 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 Essex region.

Communications & Networking Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
118 193 238
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 11.14% 15.49% 20.71%
Number of salaries quoted 101 129 200
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

WAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

The demand trend of job ads across the Essex region citing WAN as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

WAN Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

WAN
Salary Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WAN across the Essex region.

WAN Salary Trend in Essex

WAN
Salary Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WAN across the Essex region over the 3 months to 25 August 2016.

WAN Salary Histogram in Essex

WAN
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WAN within the Essex region over the 3 months to 25 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
Brentwood +5 3 - -
Purfleet - 2 £16,000 -
Colchester -3 1 £65,000 -
Hockley - 1 £35,000 -
WAN
East of England

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 25 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 Essex region with a requirement for WAN.

1 30 (96.77%) LAN
2 21 (67.74%) Windows
3 15 (48.39%) SQL Server
4 13 (41.94%) Windows Server
5 12 (38.71%) Linux
5 12 (38.71%) SAN
5 12 (38.71%) Red Hat
5 12 (38.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 11 (35.48%) Stakeholder Management
6 11 (35.48%) VMware
7 10 (32.26%) Finance
7 10 (32.26%) VMware Infrastructure
7 10 (32.26%) Service Delivery
7 10 (32.26%) Data Centre
8 9 (29.03%) Translating Business Requirements
8 9 (29.03%) Mentoring
8 9 (29.03%) NAS
8 9 (29.03%) Enterprise Architecture
9 8 (25.81%) Cisco
10 6 (19.35%) ITIL
10 6 (19.35%) Firewall
11 5 (16.13%) Active Directory
11 5 (16.13%) Cisco Certification
11 5 (16.13%) VPN
11 5 (16.13%) Line Management
12 4 (12.90%) DNS
12 4 (12.90%) DHCP
12 4 (12.90%) PRINCE2
12 4 (12.90%) SQL
13 3 (9.68%) Juniper

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Essex 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:

Applications
1 3 (9.68%) MS Office
2 1 (3.23%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.68%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (6.45%) Office 365
3 1 (3.23%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 30 (96.77%) LAN
2 12 (38.71%) SAN
3 9 (29.03%) NAS
4 6 (19.35%) Firewall
5 5 (16.13%) VPN
6 4 (12.90%) DHCP
6 4 (12.90%) DNS
7 3 (9.68%) TCP/IP
7 3 (9.68%) VoIP
8 2 (6.45%) Cisco IOS
8 2 (6.45%) Cisco Nexus
8 2 (6.45%) Cisco PIX
8 2 (6.45%) Internet
8 2 (6.45%) NetScreen
8 2 (6.45%) Wireless
9 1 (3.23%) BGP
9 1 (3.23%) Network Security
9 1 (3.23%) OSPF
9 1 (3.23%) SHDSL
9 1 (3.23%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (48.39%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.45%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.23%) SAP HANA
General
1 10 (32.26%) Finance
2 2 (6.45%) Banking
2 2 (6.45%) Retail
3 1 (3.23%) Automotive
3 1 (3.23%) Legal
3 1 (3.23%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (16.13%) Associate Director
2 4 (12.90%) Support Engineer
3 3 (9.68%) Architect
3 3 (9.68%) Chief Architect
3 3 (9.68%) Chief Enterprise Architect
3 3 (9.68%) Enterprise Architect
3 3 (9.68%) Enterprise Infrastructure Architect
3 3 (9.68%) Infrastructure Architect
3 3 (9.68%) IT Support
3 3 (9.68%) Network Engineer
4 2 (6.45%) 1st/2nd Line Support
4 2 (6.45%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 2 (6.45%) Desktop Engineer
4 2 (6.45%) Head of Business Intelligence
4 2 (6.45%) Infrastructure Manager
4 2 (6.45%) IT Assistant
4 2 (6.45%) IT Support Assistant
4 2 (6.45%) Network Implementation Engineer
4 2 (6.45%) Network Support
4 2 (6.45%) Network Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.68%) Web Services
2 2 (6.45%) Flash
3 1 (3.23%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 10 (32.26%) Data Centre
2 2 (6.45%) CMDB
3 1 (3.23%) Artificial Intelligence
3 1 (3.23%) Blackberry
3 1 (3.23%) Driving Licence
3 1 (3.23%) iPhone
3 1 (3.23%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 21 (67.74%) Windows
2 13 (41.94%) Windows Server
3 12 (38.71%) Linux
3 12 (38.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (9.68%) Unix
4 3 (9.68%) Windows 7
4 3 (9.68%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (9.68%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (6.45%) CatOS
5 2 (6.45%) Windows 10
5 2 (6.45%) Windows 8
6 1 (3.23%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (35.48%) Stakeholder Management
2 10 (32.26%) Service Delivery
3 9 (29.03%) Enterprise Architecture
3 9 (29.03%) Mentoring
3 9 (29.03%) Translating Business Requirements
4 6 (19.35%) ITIL
5 5 (16.13%) Line Management
6 4 (12.90%) PRINCE2
7 3 (9.68%) Asset Management
7 3 (9.68%) DevOps
7 3 (9.68%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (9.68%) Network Management
8 2 (6.45%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (6.45%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (6.45%) Data Analysis
8 2 (6.45%) People Management
8 2 (6.45%) Project Management
8 2 (6.45%) Project Planning
8 2 (6.45%) Supplier Management
9 1 (3.23%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 4 (12.90%) SQL
2 1 (3.23%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (16.13%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (9.68%) CCNA
3 2 (6.45%) CCNP
3 2 (6.45%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (3.23%) Degree
4 1 (3.23%) MCP
4 1 (3.23%) MCSA
4 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (3.23%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.68%) SLA
2 1 (3.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (3.23%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 10 (32.26%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (16.13%) Active Directory
3 1 (3.23%) Hyper-V
3 1 (3.23%) KVM
3 1 (3.23%) Virtual Desktop
3 1 (3.23%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (3.23%) OpenNebula
Vendors
1 12 (38.71%) Red Hat
2 11 (35.48%) VMware
3 8 (25.81%) Cisco
4 3 (9.68%) Juniper
4 3 (9.68%) Microsoft
4 3 (9.68%) Palo Alto
5 2 (6.45%) Avaya
5 2 (6.45%) Brocade
5 2 (6.45%) SAP
6 1 (3.23%) Blue Coat
6 1 (3.23%) BT
6 1 (3.23%) Citrix
6 1 (3.23%) Google
6 1 (3.23%) Kaspersky
6 1 (3.23%) Remedy
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