The table below looks at the statistics 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 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 23 18 28
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +10
Permanent jobs citing WAN 9 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Exeter 5.26% 1.12% 2.42%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 25.00% 7.14% 40.00%
Number of salaries quoted 9 1 4
Average salary £33,000 £35,000 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.71% +22.80%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
WAN
Devon

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Exeter region.

Communications & Networking Category
Exeter
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
36 14 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Exeter 21.05% 15.73% 6.06%
Number of salaries quoted 34 9 10
Average salary £36,500 £35,000 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.28% +22.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,989 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £32,500 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 28 August 2014.

WAN Salary Histogram in Exeter

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Exeter

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 16 (100.00%) LAN
2 12 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 11 (68.75%) Cisco
4 10 (62.50%) TCP/IP
4 10 (62.50%) Microsoft Certification
4 10 (62.50%) VMware
4 10 (62.50%) vSphere
5 9 (56.25%) MCITP
6 8 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 8 (50.00%) Lync
6 8 (50.00%) SCCM
6 8 (50.00%) Active Directory
6 8 (50.00%) MS Exchange
6 8 (50.00%) SSL
6 8 (50.00%) IIS
6 8 (50.00%) Windows
7 7 (43.75%) HP
7 7 (43.75%) Avaya
7 7 (43.75%) Project Management
8 6 (37.50%) Dell
8 6 (37.50%) IBM
8 6 (37.50%) WLAN
8 6 (37.50%) Migration
9 4 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
9 4 (25.00%) CCNP
10 3 (18.75%) CCNA
10 3 (18.75%) MPLS
11 2 (12.50%) VMware ESX
11 2 (12.50%) SAN
11 2 (12.50%) Internet

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Exeter by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 8 (50.00%) Lync
1 8 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 8 (50.00%) IIS
2 1 (6.25%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 16 (100.00%) LAN
2 10 (62.50%) TCP/IP
3 8 (50.00%) SSL
4 6 (37.50%) WLAN
5 3 (18.75%) MPLS
6 2 (12.50%) SAN
6 2 (12.50%) Internet
7 1 (6.25%) VoIP
7 1 (6.25%) VPN
7 1 (6.25%) Network Security
7 1 (6.25%) Unified Communications
7 1 (6.25%) Fibre Channel
7 1 (6.25%) Firewall
Job Titles
1 5 (31.25%) Support Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) Network Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) Cisco Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 2 (12.50%) Project Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support
3 2 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) IT Support
4 1 (6.25%) Support Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) IT Support Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Network Architect
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 8 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (43.75%) Project Management
2 6 (37.50%) Migration
3 1 (6.25%) ITIL
3 1 (6.25%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (6.25%) Network Design
Qualifications
1 10 (62.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (56.25%) MCITP
3 8 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 4 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (25.00%) CCNP
5 3 (18.75%) CCNA
6 1 (6.25%) MCP
6 1 (6.25%) CCDP
6 1 (6.25%) SC Cleared
6 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (62.50%) vSphere
2 8 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (12.50%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 8 (50.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 12 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 11 (68.75%) Cisco
3 10 (62.50%) VMware
4 7 (43.75%) HP
4 7 (43.75%) Avaya
5 6 (37.50%) Dell
5 6 (37.50%) IBM
6 1 (6.25%) SolarWinds
Exeter
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + 100k OTE
Posted: 9 hours ago