The table below looks at the statistics for WAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Knutsford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WAN over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank - 5 -
Permanent jobs citing WAN 0 37 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Knutsford - 18.78% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 54.41% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 35 0
Average salary - £50,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +1.33%
WAN
Cheshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Knutsford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
28 68 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Knutsford 16.09% 34.52% 17.83%
Number of salaries quoted 27 66 51
Average salary £65,000 £50,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.00% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £27,350
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

WAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Knutsford

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

WAN Jobs Demand Trend in Knutsford

WAN
Salary Trend in Knutsford

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

WAN Salary Trend in Knutsford

WAN
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Knutsford

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Knutsford 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 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) HP
1 3 (100.00%) Dell
1 3 (100.00%) EMC
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 3 (100.00%) LAN
1 3 (100.00%) DHCP
1 3 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (100.00%) DNS
1 3 (100.00%) SAN
1 3 (100.00%) NAS
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (66.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (66.67%) IIS
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 8
2 2 (66.67%) Juniper
2 2 (66.67%) Apple
2 2 (66.67%) ProCurve
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Knutsford by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Knutsford 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 2 (66.67%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) LAN
1 3 (100.00%) DHCP
1 3 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (100.00%) DNS
1 3 (100.00%) SAN
1 3 (100.00%) NAS
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) IT Support Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Senior Support Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) IT Support
1 2 (66.67%) Senior IT Support
1 2 (66.67%) Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) HP
1 3 (100.00%) Dell
1 3 (100.00%) EMC
2 2 (66.67%) Juniper
2 2 (66.67%) Apple
2 2 (66.67%) ProCurve
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco