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 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 30 28 30
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +2
Permanent jobs citing WAN 32 20 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Harrogate 8.56% 5.99% 3.54%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 39.02% 27.03% 11.11%
Number of salaries quoted 31 20 6
Average salary £37,500 £45,000 £25,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +78.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £17,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
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
82 74 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Harrogate 21.93% 22.16% 31.86%
Number of salaries quoted 76 69 62
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -21.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 7 July 2015.

WAN Salary Histogram in Harrogate

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Harrogate

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, 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 37 (86.05%) LAN
2 33 (76.74%) TCP/IP
3 24 (55.81%) DNS
4 23 (53.49%) Windows
5 18 (41.86%) Active Directory
6 17 (39.53%) MS Exchange
7 15 (34.88%) vSphere
8 14 (32.56%) SQL
8 14 (32.56%) Cisco
9 13 (30.23%) Citrix
9 13 (30.23%) SQL Server
9 13 (30.23%) XenApp
9 13 (30.23%) XenServer
9 13 (30.23%) Network Management
10 12 (27.91%) NetScaler
10 12 (27.91%) Cisco Certification
11 11 (25.58%) Red Hat
11 11 (25.58%) VMware
12 10 (23.26%) MPLS
12 10 (23.26%) MS Excel
13 9 (20.93%) Linux
13 9 (20.93%) Microsoft
13 9 (20.93%) SAN
14 8 (18.60%) Disaster Recovery
15 7 (16.28%) Firewall
15 7 (16.28%) ITIL
15 7 (16.28%) Windows Server 2012
15 7 (16.28%) Windows Server 2008
15 7 (16.28%) CentOS
16 6 (13.95%) Cisco ASA

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Harrogate by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, 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 17 (39.53%) MS Exchange
2 5 (11.63%) Exchange Server 2003
2 5 (11.63%) Exchange Server 2007
3 4 (9.30%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (9.30%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 10 (23.26%) MS Excel
2 4 (9.30%) MS Office
3 1 (2.33%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 37 (86.05%) LAN
2 33 (76.74%) TCP/IP
3 24 (55.81%) DNS
4 12 (27.91%) NetScaler
5 10 (23.26%) MPLS
6 9 (20.93%) SAN
7 7 (16.28%) Firewall
8 6 (13.95%) Cisco ASA
8 6 (13.95%) OSPF
8 6 (13.95%) BGP
8 6 (13.95%) IPv4
8 6 (13.95%) IPv6
9 5 (11.63%) VPN
9 5 (11.63%) NAS
10 4 (9.30%) LDAP
10 4 (9.30%) DHCP
11 3 (6.98%) Fibre Channel
11 3 (6.98%) iSCSI
12 1 (2.33%) Internet
12 1 (2.33%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (30.23%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (2.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (30.23%) Analyst
2 10 (23.26%) Support Analyst
2 10 (23.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 7 (16.28%) Network Consultant
3 7 (16.28%) Consultant
4 6 (13.95%) Senior Manager
4 6 (13.95%) Senior Project Manager
4 6 (13.95%) Project Manager
5 5 (11.63%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 5 (11.63%) Technical Analyst
5 5 (11.63%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
6 4 (9.30%) Network Manager
6 4 (9.30%) Implementation Consultant
6 4 (9.30%) Technical Support
6 4 (9.30%) Network Engineer
6 4 (9.30%) Network Implementation Consultant
7 3 (6.98%) Senior Technical Analyst
7 3 (6.98%) Technical Support Analyst
7 3 (6.98%) Senior Analyst
7 3 (6.98%) Senior Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.33%) Blackberry
1 1 (2.33%) Replication
1 1 (2.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 23 (53.49%) Windows
2 9 (20.93%) Linux
3 7 (16.28%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (16.28%) CentOS
3 7 (16.28%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (11.63%) UNIX
4 5 (11.63%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (9.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (6.98%) Windows 2000 Server
7 2 (4.65%) Windows 2000
7 2 (4.65%) Windows 7
8 1 (2.33%) Windows XP
8 1 (2.33%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (30.23%) Network Management
2 8 (18.60%) Disaster Recovery
3 7 (16.28%) ITIL
4 6 (13.95%) PRINCE2
5 5 (11.63%) Project Management
6 3 (6.98%) BCP
6 3 (6.98%) Mentoring
7 2 (4.65%) Problem Management
8 1 (2.33%) ERP
8 1 (2.33%) Validation
8 1 (2.33%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 14 (32.56%) SQL
2 1 (2.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 12 (27.91%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (13.95%) CCIE
2 6 (13.95%) CCNP
3 3 (6.98%) HNC
3 3 (6.98%) HND
4 2 (4.65%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (2.33%) Degree
5 1 (2.33%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.63%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (41.86%) Active Directory
2 15 (34.88%) vSphere
3 13 (30.23%) XenApp
3 13 (30.23%) XenServer
4 6 (13.95%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (13.95%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (9.30%) vCloud
6 3 (6.98%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 6 (13.95%) FortiGate
2 1 (2.33%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 14 (32.56%) Cisco
2 13 (30.23%) Citrix
3 11 (25.58%) Red Hat
3 11 (25.58%) VMware
4 9 (20.93%) Microsoft
5 6 (13.95%) Juniper
6 5 (11.63%) CheckPoint
6 5 (11.63%) Veeam
7 4 (9.30%) Isilon
7 4 (9.30%) Nimsoft
7 4 (9.30%) Zerto
7 4 (9.30%) NetApp
7 4 (9.30%) HP
7 4 (9.30%) EMC
8 2 (4.65%) Brocade
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