The table below looks at the statistics 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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 34 30 31
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +1
Permanent jobs citing WAN 13 1 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Harrogate 4.36% 0.62% 3.54%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 46.43% 6.25% 14.29%
Number of salaries quoted 13 1 7
Average salary £45,000 £32,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+38.46% -23.52%
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -1.31%
WAN
North Yorkshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Harrogate
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
28 16 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Harrogate 9.40% 9.88% 24.78%
Number of salaries quoted 28 9 49
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +19.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £20,000 £19,100
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Harrogate

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 29 (100.00%) LAN
2 23 (79.31%) Cisco
3 20 (68.97%) TCP/IP
4 7 (24.14%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (20.69%) CCNP
5 6 (20.69%) Windows
5 6 (20.69%) Firewall
5 6 (20.69%) Network Security
6 4 (13.79%) ITIL
7 3 (10.34%) SQL Server
7 3 (10.34%) MCSE
7 3 (10.34%) MS Exchange
7 3 (10.34%) DNS
7 3 (10.34%) VoIP
7 3 (10.34%) CCNA
7 3 (10.34%) Active Directory
7 3 (10.34%) Microsoft
7 3 (10.34%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (10.34%) CheckPoint
7 3 (10.34%) Symantec
7 3 (10.34%) Management Information System
7 3 (10.34%) Wi-Fi
7 3 (10.34%) Wireless
7 3 (10.34%) Replication
7 3 (10.34%) VMware
7 3 (10.34%) Backup Exec
7 3 (10.34%) Incident Management
7 3 (10.34%) Statistics
7 3 (10.34%) Load Balancing
7 3 (10.34%) Microsoft Virtual Server

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Harrogate by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (10.34%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (10.34%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 29 (100.00%) LAN
2 20 (68.97%) TCP/IP
3 6 (20.69%) Firewall
3 6 (20.69%) Network Security
4 3 (10.34%) Multicast
4 3 (10.34%) Wi-Fi
4 3 (10.34%) Wireless
4 3 (10.34%) DNS
4 3 (10.34%) VoIP
5 1 (3.45%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.34%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (3.45%) Finance
Job Titles
1 20 (68.97%) Analyst
2 17 (58.62%) Network Analyst
3 6 (20.69%) Network Engineer
4 3 (10.34%) Service Analyst
4 3 (10.34%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (10.34%) Service Desk Analyst
5 1 (3.45%) Senior Network Analyst
5 1 (3.45%) Senior Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.34%) Management Information System
1 3 (10.34%) Replication
1 3 (10.34%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 6 (20.69%) Windows
2 3 (10.34%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (10.34%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (13.79%) ITIL
2 3 (10.34%) Incident Management
2 3 (10.34%) Load Balancing
2 3 (10.34%) Problem Management
2 3 (10.34%) Capacity Planning
2 3 (10.34%) Network Management
2 3 (10.34%) Mentoring
3 1 (3.45%) Network Design
Qualifications
1 7 (24.14%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (20.69%) CCNP
3 3 (10.34%) CCNA
3 3 (10.34%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (10.34%) MCSE
System Software
1 3 (10.34%) Active Directory
1 3 (10.34%) Microsoft Virtual Server
1 3 (10.34%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (10.34%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (10.34%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 23 (79.31%) Cisco
2 3 (10.34%) Microsoft
2 3 (10.34%) CheckPoint
2 3 (10.34%) Symantec
2 3 (10.34%) VMware
2 3 (10.34%) Veeam
3 1 (3.45%) F5
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
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