The first table below looks at the demand for WAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Harrogate region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WAN over the 3 months to 18 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 Harrogate region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 56 24 31
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +7
Permanent jobs citing WAN 5 19 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Harrogate 1.21% 6.74% 0.74%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.58% 20.43% 3.23%
Number of salaries quoted 5 12 1
Average salary £47,000 £36,000 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.55% +26.31%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
Communications & Networking Category
Harrogate
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
66 93 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Harrogate 16.02% 32.98% 22.96%
Number of salaries quoted 57 68 20
Average salary £37,500 £42,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.71% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,600 £30,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
WAN
North Yorkshire

WAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Harrogate

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

WAN Jobs Demand Trend in Harrogate

WAN
Salary Trend in Harrogate

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

WAN Salary Trend in Harrogate

WAN
Salary Histogram in Harrogate

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WAN across the Harrogate region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

WAN Salary Histogram in Harrogate

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Harrogate

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Harrogate 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 19 (86.36%) Cisco
3 18 (81.82%) Cisco Certification
4 16 (72.73%) CCNA
5 15 (68.18%) CheckPoint
6 12 (54.55%) TCP/IP
7 11 (50.00%) Windows
8 9 (40.91%) Finance
8 9 (40.91%) F5
9 8 (36.36%) Mainframe
9 8 (36.36%) UNIX
9 8 (36.36%) DHCP
9 8 (36.36%) Ethernet
10 4 (18.18%) ITIL
11 3 (13.64%) DNS
11 3 (13.64%) vSphere
11 3 (13.64%) Problem Management
12 1 (4.55%) Firewall
12 1 (4.55%) Wireless
12 1 (4.55%) IP Telephony
12 1 (4.55%) Network Design
12 1 (4.55%) BIG-IP
12 1 (4.55%) Load Balancing
12 1 (4.55%) CCNP
12 1 (4.55%) Project Management
12 1 (4.55%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 1 (4.55%) PRINCE2
12 1 (4.55%) VoIP
12 1 (4.55%) Network Security
12 1 (4.55%) Network Management

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Harrogate by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Harrogate 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.

Communications & Networking
1 22 (100.00%) LAN
2 12 (54.55%) TCP/IP
3 8 (36.36%) DHCP
3 8 (36.36%) Ethernet
4 3 (13.64%) DNS
5 1 (4.55%) Firewall
5 1 (4.55%) Wireless
5 1 (4.55%) IP Telephony
5 1 (4.55%) BIG-IP
5 1 (4.55%) VoIP
5 1 (4.55%) Network Security
5 1 (4.55%) Unified Communications
5 1 (4.55%) Multicast
General
1 9 (40.91%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (45.45%) Network Engineer
2 8 (36.36%) Senior Network Engineer
3 7 (31.82%) Network Manager
4 3 (13.64%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Network Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Project Manager
6 1 (4.55%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Senior Network Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 8 (36.36%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 11 (50.00%) Windows
2 8 (36.36%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (18.18%) ITIL
2 3 (13.64%) Problem Management
3 1 (4.55%) Network Design
3 1 (4.55%) Load Balancing
3 1 (4.55%) Project Management
3 1 (4.55%) PRINCE2
3 1 (4.55%) Network Management
Qualifications
1 18 (81.82%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (72.73%) CCNA
3 1 (4.55%) CCNP
3 1 (4.55%) PRINCE2 Certification
System Software
1 3 (13.64%) vSphere
Vendors
1 19 (86.36%) Cisco
2 15 (68.18%) CheckPoint
3 9 (40.91%) F5