The first table below looks at the demand for WAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Herefordshire 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 Herefordshire region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 19 12 31
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +19
Permanent jobs citing WAN 3 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Herefordshire 3.06% 7.50% 1.05%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 50.00% 100.00% 12.50%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 1
Average salary £40,000 £30,000 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% +15.38%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
Communications & Networking Category
Herefordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
6 3 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Herefordshire 6.12% 7.50% 8.42%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 8
Average salary £40,000 £27,500 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+45.45% +5.76%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
WAN
West Midlands

WAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Herefordshire

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

WAN Jobs Demand Trend in Herefordshire

WAN
Salary Trend in Herefordshire

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

WAN Salary Trend in Herefordshire

WAN
Salary Histogram in Herefordshire

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

WAN Salary Histogram in Herefordshire

WAN
Job Locations in Herefordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WAN within the Herefordshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Hereford - 3 £34,143 -
Leominster 0 1 £40,000 +60.00%
Ledbury - 1 £40,000 -
WAN
West Midlands

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Herefordshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Herefordshire 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 11 (100.00%) LAN
2 10 (90.91%) Windows
2 10 (90.91%) Cisco
3 9 (81.82%) Active Directory
3 9 (81.82%) Citrix
3 9 (81.82%) MS Exchange
4 7 (63.64%) Wireless
4 7 (63.64%) VMware
4 7 (63.64%) VLAN
5 6 (54.55%) Change Control
5 6 (54.55%) Asset Management
5 6 (54.55%) Degree
5 6 (54.55%) Problem Management
5 6 (54.55%) Dell
5 6 (54.55%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 6 (54.55%) Juniper
5 6 (54.55%) Disaster Recovery
5 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
5 6 (54.55%) SharePoint
5 6 (54.55%) SQL
6 3 (27.27%) VPN
6 3 (27.27%) XenApp
7 2 (18.18%) XenDesktop
7 2 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2003
7 2 (18.18%) Supplier Management
7 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (18.18%) Fat Client
7 2 (18.18%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (18.18%) Thin Client

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Herefordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Herefordshire 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 9 (81.82%) MS Exchange
2 6 (54.55%) SharePoint
3 2 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2003
Communications & Networking
1 11 (100.00%) LAN
2 7 (63.64%) Wireless
2 7 (63.64%) VLAN
3 3 (27.27%) VPN
4 2 (18.18%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (9.09%) OSPF
5 1 (9.09%) EIGRP
5 1 (9.09%) Firewall
5 1 (9.09%) SAN
5 1 (9.09%) DNS
5 1 (9.09%) SSL
5 1 (9.09%) WLAN
5 1 (9.09%) DHCP
5 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP
5 1 (9.09%) IP Telephony
5 1 (9.09%) Cisco ASA
General
1 1 (9.09%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Desktop Support
2 3 (27.27%) IT Support
3 2 (18.18%) Support Manager
3 2 (18.18%) IT Support Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Support Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Service Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Implementation Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Network Manager
4 1 (9.09%) IT Support Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Cisco Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Network Services Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Fat Client
1 2 (18.18%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 10 (90.91%) Windows
2 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (9.09%) Windows XP
3 1 (9.09%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Change Control
1 6 (54.55%) Asset Management
1 6 (54.55%) Problem Management
1 6 (54.55%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (18.18%) Supplier Management
3 1 (9.09%) ITIL
3 1 (9.09%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 6 (54.55%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (54.55%) Degree
2 1 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (9.09%) CCNP
2 1 (9.09%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (54.55%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (9.09%) SLA
2 1 (9.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 9 (81.82%) Active Directory
2 3 (27.27%) XenApp
3 2 (18.18%) XenDesktop
4 1 (9.09%) vSphere
Vendors
1 10 (90.91%) Cisco
2 9 (81.82%) Citrix
3 7 (63.64%) VMware
4 6 (54.55%) Dell
4 6 (54.55%) Juniper
4 6 (54.55%) Microsoft