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 22 July 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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 23 24 -
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -
Permanent jobs citing WAN 9 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Exeter 5.92% 1.69% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 22.50% 9.09% -
Number of salaries quoted 8 2 0
Average salary £32,750 £24,250 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.05% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Communications & Networking Category
Exeter
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
40 22 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Exeter 26.32% 18.64% 2.00%
Number of salaries quoted 36 15 3
Average salary £32,500 £37,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% -9.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £16,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £41,500 £38,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
WAN
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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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Exeter

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 19 (100.00%) LAN
2 14 (73.68%) Microsoft
2 14 (73.68%) Cisco
3 8 (42.11%) VMware
3 8 (42.11%) vSphere
4 7 (36.84%) MCITP
4 7 (36.84%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (36.84%) TCP/IP
4 7 (36.84%) SLA
5 6 (31.58%) SSL
5 6 (31.58%) MS Exchange
5 6 (31.58%) IIS
5 6 (31.58%) ITIL
5 6 (31.58%) Windows
5 6 (31.58%) Active Directory
5 6 (31.58%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 6 (31.58%) SCCM
5 6 (31.58%) Migration
5 6 (31.58%) Lync
6 5 (26.32%) Contact Management
6 5 (26.32%) Management Information System
6 5 (26.32%) Incident Management
6 5 (26.32%) HP
6 5 (26.32%) Avaya
6 5 (26.32%) Project Management
6 5 (26.32%) MS Excel
6 5 (26.32%) MCP
6 5 (26.32%) UNIX
6 5 (26.32%) MS Office
7 4 (21.05%) WLAN

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Exeter by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 6 (31.58%) MS Exchange
1 6 (31.58%) IIS
1 6 (31.58%) Lync
2 1 (5.26%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (26.32%) MS Excel
1 5 (26.32%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 19 (100.00%) LAN
2 7 (36.84%) TCP/IP
3 6 (31.58%) SSL
4 4 (21.05%) WLAN
4 4 (21.05%) MPLS
5 2 (10.53%) SAN
5 2 (10.53%) Internet
5 2 (10.53%) VPN
6 1 (5.26%) Fibre Channel
6 1 (5.26%) Firewall
6 1 (5.26%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (5.26%) Network Security
6 1 (5.26%) VoIP
Job Titles
1 5 (26.32%) Service Analyst
1 5 (26.32%) Analyst
2 4 (21.05%) Support Engineer
2 4 (21.05%) Customer Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) Network Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Cisco Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 2 (10.53%) Project Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) 1st Line Support
4 2 (10.53%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (10.53%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) IT Support
5 1 (5.26%) Support Consultant
5 1 (5.26%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (5.26%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Consultant
5 1 (5.26%) Service Desk Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) IT Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (26.32%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.26%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 6 (31.58%) Windows
2 5 (26.32%) UNIX
3 2 (10.53%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (31.58%) ITIL
1 6 (31.58%) Migration
2 5 (26.32%) Contact Management
2 5 (26.32%) Incident Management
2 5 (26.32%) Project Management
3 1 (5.26%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (5.26%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (5.26%) Network Design
Qualifications
1 7 (36.84%) MCITP
1 7 (36.84%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (31.58%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 5 (26.32%) MCP
4 4 (21.05%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (21.05%) CCNP
5 3 (15.79%) CCNA
6 1 (5.26%) SC Cleared
6 1 (5.26%) Security Cleared
6 1 (5.26%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (36.84%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (42.11%) vSphere
2 6 (31.58%) Active Directory
3 2 (10.53%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 6 (31.58%) SCCM
Vendors
1 14 (73.68%) Microsoft
1 14 (73.68%) Cisco
2 8 (42.11%) VMware
3 5 (26.32%) HP
3 5 (26.32%) Avaya
4 4 (21.05%) IBM
4 4 (21.05%) Dell
5 1 (5.26%) SolarWinds