The table below looks at the statistics for WAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Harrow region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WAN over the 3 months to 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 16 25 9
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -16
Permanent jobs citing WAN 3 9 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Harrow 4.69% 7.56% 8.33%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 75.00% 75.00% 27.27%
Number of salaries quoted 1 8 3
Average salary £48,000 £46,250 £23,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.78% +96.80%
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
WAN
London

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

Communications & Networking Category
Harrow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
4 12 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Harrow 6.25% 10.08% 30.56%
Number of salaries quoted 1 10 11
Average salary £48,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +5.88%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

WAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Harrow

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

WAN Jobs Demand Trend in Harrow

WAN
Salary Trend in Harrow

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

WAN Salary Trend in Harrow

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Harrow

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the Harrow 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 8 (100.00%) LAN
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco
2 7 (87.50%) Firewall
3 4 (50.00%) Project Management
3 4 (50.00%) VoIP
3 4 (50.00%) SLA
3 4 (50.00%) Windows
3 4 (50.00%) CCNA
3 4 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 3 (37.50%) FortiGate
4 3 (37.50%) Network Monitoring
4 3 (37.50%) Kalman Filter
4 3 (37.50%) Tripwire
4 3 (37.50%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 3 (37.50%) Degree
4 3 (37.50%) Data Protection Act
4 3 (37.50%) SIEM
4 3 (37.50%) CRISC
4 3 (37.50%) Information Security
4 3 (37.50%) Network Security
4 3 (37.50%) Performance Management
4 3 (37.50%) Data Protection
4 3 (37.50%) TippingPoint
4 3 (37.50%) PCI DSS
4 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
4 3 (37.50%) HP
4 3 (37.50%) UNIX
4 3 (37.50%) Websense
4 3 (37.50%) McAfee

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Harrow by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the Harrow 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 8 (100.00%) LAN
2 7 (87.50%) Firewall
3 4 (50.00%) VoIP
4 3 (37.50%) LDAP
4 3 (37.50%) Network Security
5 1 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (12.50%) SAN
5 1 (12.50%) Internet
5 1 (12.50%) MPLS
General
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
1 1 (12.50%) Retail
1 1 (12.50%) Billing
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Information Security Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Network Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Security Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Information Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Head of Infrastructure
3 1 (12.50%) Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Management Information System
1 3 (37.50%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Windows
2 3 (37.50%) UNIX
3 1 (12.50%) Linux
3 1 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Project Management
1 4 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 3 (37.50%) Network Monitoring
2 3 (37.50%) Kalman Filter
2 3 (37.50%) Performance Management
2 3 (37.50%) Data Protection
2 3 (37.50%) SIEM
2 3 (37.50%) Information Security
2 3 (37.50%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 1 (12.50%) Supplier Management
3 1 (12.50%) Resource Management
3 1 (12.50%) Service Management
3 1 (12.50%) Business Continuity
3 1 (12.50%) Capacity Management
3 1 (12.50%) Performance Monitoring
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (50.00%) CCNA
2 3 (37.50%) CISSP
2 3 (37.50%) CRISC
2 3 (37.50%) CISA
2 3 (37.50%) CISM
2 3 (37.50%) Degree
3 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
3 1 (12.50%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (50.00%) SLA
2 3 (37.50%) BS7799
2 3 (37.50%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
2 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (37.50%) Norton AntiVirus
1 3 (37.50%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco
2 3 (37.50%) HP
2 3 (37.50%) Symantec
2 3 (37.50%) McAfee
2 3 (37.50%) Websense
2 3 (37.50%) Tripwire
2 3 (37.50%) TippingPoint
3 1 (12.50%) F5
3 1 (12.50%) Meraki
3 1 (12.50%) Google
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle
3 1 (12.50%) VMware
3 1 (12.50%) EMC
3 1 (12.50%) Red Hat
Harrow, Middlesex
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Salary: £46000 - £50000 per annum + bonus and benefits
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