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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 5 23 31
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +8
Permanent jobs citing WAN 25 14 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Exeter 17.73% 8.54% 0.69%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 75.76% 35.00% 3.57%
Number of salaries quoted 25 13 1
Average salary £32,000 £27,500 £23,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.36% +17.02%
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
33 40 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Exeter 23.40% 24.39% 19.31%
Number of salaries quoted 31 38 27
Average salary £35,000 £30,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.69%
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 27 March 2015, 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 44 (100.00%) LAN
2 40 (90.91%) Cisco
3 22 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 22 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 22 (50.00%) CCNA
3 22 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
3 22 (50.00%) CheckPoint
4 20 (45.45%) MS Exchange
4 20 (45.45%) Avaya
4 20 (45.45%) Juniper
4 20 (45.45%) Microsoft Certification
4 20 (45.45%) Active Directory
5 18 (40.91%) WLAN
5 18 (40.91%) Migration
5 18 (40.91%) VMware
5 18 (40.91%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 18 (40.91%) MCITP
5 18 (40.91%) SCCM
5 18 (40.91%) vSphere
5 18 (40.91%) Lync
6 16 (36.36%) Windows
6 16 (36.36%) IIS
6 16 (36.36%) SSL
6 16 (36.36%) IBM
6 16 (36.36%) HP
6 16 (36.36%) Dell
6 16 (36.36%) Project Management
7 15 (34.09%) CCNP
8 11 (25.00%) F5
9 4 (9.09%) Riverbed

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Exeter by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 20 (45.45%) MS Exchange
2 18 (40.91%) Lync
3 16 (36.36%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (4.55%) MS Project
1 2 (4.55%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 44 (100.00%) LAN
2 22 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 18 (40.91%) WLAN
4 16 (36.36%) SSL
5 3 (6.82%) Firewall
5 3 (6.82%) BIG-IP
5 3 (6.82%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 1 (2.27%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (2.27%) Unified Communications
6 1 (2.27%) Internet
General
1 1 (2.27%) Finance
1 1 (2.27%) Banking
Job Titles
1 21 (47.73%) Network Engineer
2 3 (6.82%) Support Engineer
2 3 (6.82%) 2nd Line Support
2 3 (6.82%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 2 (4.55%) Systems Engineer
3 2 (4.55%) Consultant
4 1 (2.27%) Desktop Support
4 1 (2.27%) Field Engineer
4 1 (2.27%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 1 (2.27%) Desktop Engineer
4 1 (2.27%) Technical Engineer
4 1 (2.27%) Project Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.27%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 16 (36.36%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (40.91%) Migration
2 16 (36.36%) Project Management
3 3 (6.82%) Process Management
3 3 (6.82%) Change Management
3 3 (6.82%) Load Balancing
3 3 (6.82%) Network Management
3 3 (6.82%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 22 (50.00%) CCNA
1 22 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 20 (45.45%) Microsoft Certification
3 18 (40.91%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 18 (40.91%) MCITP
4 15 (34.09%) CCNP
5 3 (6.82%) CCDP
5 3 (6.82%) Check Point Certification
6 1 (2.27%) MCP
6 1 (2.27%) SC Cleared
6 1 (2.27%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.82%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (45.45%) Active Directory
2 18 (40.91%) vSphere
3 3 (6.82%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 18 (40.91%) SCCM
Vendors
1 40 (90.91%) Cisco
2 22 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 22 (50.00%) CheckPoint
3 20 (45.45%) Avaya
3 20 (45.45%) Juniper
4 18 (40.91%) VMware
5 16 (36.36%) HP
5 16 (36.36%) Dell
5 16 (36.36%) IBM
6 11 (25.00%) F5
7 4 (9.09%) Riverbed
8 3 (6.82%) SolarWinds
8 3 (6.82%) Barracuda Networks
9 1 (2.27%) NetScout
Exeter
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £30000.00 - £33000.00 per annum + 20% shift allowance
Posted: 10 days ago