The first table below looks at the demand for WAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Exeter region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WAN over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Exeter region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 22 28 36
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +8
Permanent jobs citing WAN 11 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Exeter 7.86% 1.68% 0.91%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 35.48% 9.52% 10.00%
Number of salaries quoted 11 2 1
Average salary £30,000 £25,500 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% +13.33%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
Communications & Networking Category
Exeter
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
31 21 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Exeter 22.14% 17.65% 9.09%
Number of salaries quoted 30 20 19
Average salary £30,000 £29,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% -23.68%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,500 £23,500 £21,800
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £51,400 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
WAN
Devon

WAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Exeter

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WAN across the Exeter region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

WAN Jobs Demand Trend in Exeter

WAN
Salary Trend in Exeter

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

WAN Salary Trend in Exeter

WAN
Salary Histogram in Exeter

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WAN across the Exeter region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014.

WAN Salary Histogram in Exeter

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Exeter

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Exeter 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 22 (100.00%) LAN
2 18 (81.82%) Microsoft
3 12 (54.55%) Cisco
4 10 (45.45%) MS Excel
4 10 (45.45%) SAN
4 10 (45.45%) VMware
5 9 (40.91%) Linux
5 9 (40.91%) ITIL
5 9 (40.91%) vSphere
6 8 (36.36%) SLA
6 8 (36.36%) MCP
6 8 (36.36%) UNIX
6 8 (36.36%) MS Office
6 8 (36.36%) VMware ESX
6 8 (36.36%) Management Information System
6 8 (36.36%) Contact Management
6 8 (36.36%) Incident Management
7 6 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
7 6 (27.27%) Fibre Channel
8 5 (22.73%) iSCSI
8 5 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (13.64%) Windows
9 3 (13.64%) VPN
10 2 (9.09%) CCNP
10 2 (9.09%) Active Directory
10 2 (9.09%) HP
10 2 (9.09%) Dell
10 2 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
10 2 (9.09%) Internet
10 2 (9.09%) MPLS

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Exeter by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Exeter 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 2 (9.09%) IIS
2 1 (4.55%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.55%) Lync
Applications
1 10 (45.45%) MS Excel
2 8 (36.36%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 22 (100.00%) LAN
2 10 (45.45%) SAN
3 6 (27.27%) Fibre Channel
4 5 (22.73%) iSCSI
5 3 (13.64%) VPN
6 2 (9.09%) Internet
6 2 (9.09%) MPLS
6 2 (9.09%) TCP/IP
7 1 (4.55%) Firewall
7 1 (4.55%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (4.55%) IPsec
7 1 (4.55%) Network Security
7 1 (4.55%) SSL
7 1 (4.55%) VoIP
7 1 (4.55%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.55%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 8 (36.36%) Service Analyst
1 8 (36.36%) Analyst
2 7 (31.82%) Infrastructure Specialist
2 7 (31.82%) Customer Analyst
3 2 (9.09%) 1st Line Support
4 1 (4.55%) Support Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Network Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) DBA
4 1 (4.55%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Service Desk Technician
4 1 (4.55%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Network Architect
4 1 (4.55%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (4.55%) Administrator
4 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Oracle DBA
4 1 (4.55%) Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (4.55%) SQL DBA
4 1 (4.55%) Cisco Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.55%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (36.36%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.55%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 9 (40.91%) Linux
2 8 (36.36%) UNIX
3 3 (13.64%) Windows
4 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (4.55%) Windows 7
4 1 (4.55%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (40.91%) ITIL
2 8 (36.36%) Contact Management
2 8 (36.36%) Incident Management
3 5 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (4.55%) Information Management
4 1 (4.55%) Network Design
4 1 (4.55%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (4.55%) Migration
4 1 (4.55%) Project Management
4 1 (4.55%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.55%) Java
1 1 (4.55%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (36.36%) MCP
2 2 (9.09%) CCNP
2 2 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (4.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (4.55%) MCITP
3 1 (4.55%) Degree
3 1 (4.55%) SC Cleared
3 1 (4.55%) Security Cleared
3 1 (4.55%) CCNA
3 1 (4.55%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (36.36%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (40.91%) vSphere
2 8 (36.36%) VMware ESX
3 6 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (9.09%) Active Directory
5 1 (4.55%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) SCCM
Vendors
1 18 (81.82%) Microsoft
2 12 (54.55%) Cisco
3 10 (45.45%) VMware
4 2 (9.09%) HP
4 2 (9.09%) Dell
5 1 (4.55%) Avaya
5 1 (4.55%) SolarWinds
5 1 (4.55%) IBM
5 1 (4.55%) Oracle
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