The table below looks at the statistics for WAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WAN over the 3 months to 26 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 101 70 49
Rank change year-on-year
-31 -21
Permanent jobs citing WAN 63 127 187
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 2.40% 3.58% 4.88%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 15.63% 20.35% 19.91%
Number of salaries quoted 63 117 146
Median salary £37,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,200 £28,800 £21,750
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £72,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
WAN
West 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 Leeds region.

Communications & Networking Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
403 624 939
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 15.37% 17.58% 24.50%
Number of salaries quoted 353 509 654
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

WAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

The demand trend of job ads across the Leeds region citing WAN as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

WAN Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

WAN
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

WAN Salary Trend in Leeds

WAN
Salary Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WAN across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 26 September 2016.

WAN Salary Histogram in Leeds

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 26 September 2016, IT jobs citing WAN also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Leeds region with a requirement for WAN.

1 138 (93.88%) LAN
2 78 (53.06%) Windows
3 75 (51.02%) Firewall
4 71 (48.30%) VMware
4 71 (48.30%) Microsoft
5 70 (47.62%) Cisco
6 59 (40.14%) Windows Server
7 55 (37.41%) VMware Infrastructure
8 54 (36.73%) Active Directory
9 49 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
10 48 (32.65%) SQL Server
11 46 (31.29%) SAN
12 43 (29.25%) Cisco Certification
13 40 (27.21%) CCNA
13 40 (27.21%) Citrix
13 40 (27.21%) Windows Server 2012
14 38 (25.85%) Linux
15 37 (25.17%) VPN
16 34 (23.13%) CCNP
17 33 (22.45%) MS Exchange
18 29 (19.73%) ITIL
19 26 (17.69%) Windows 7
20 25 (17.01%) Wireless
21 22 (14.97%) NetApp
21 22 (14.97%) CheckPoint
21 22 (14.97%) MySQL
21 22 (14.97%) XenDesktop
22 21 (14.29%) NAS
22 21 (14.29%) XenApp
22 21 (14.29%) Unix

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 33 (22.45%) MS Exchange
2 7 (4.76%) Skype for Business
3 5 (3.40%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (3.40%) SharePoint
4 3 (2.04%) Apache
4 3 (2.04%) IIS
5 2 (1.36%) CloudStack
5 2 (1.36%) Confluence
5 2 (1.36%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (1.36%) OpenStack
5 2 (1.36%) PrestaShop
6 1 (0.68%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 16 (10.88%) MS Office
2 10 (6.80%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.36%) Line 500
1 2 (1.36%) Magento
1 2 (1.36%) Sage 1000
Cloud Services
1 9 (6.12%) Office 365
2 4 (2.72%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (2.72%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 138 (93.88%) LAN
2 75 (51.02%) Firewall
3 46 (31.29%) SAN
4 37 (25.17%) VPN
5 25 (17.01%) Wireless
6 21 (14.29%) NAS
7 18 (12.24%) TCP/IP
8 16 (10.88%) DNS
9 15 (10.20%) Internet
10 13 (8.84%) DHCP
11 10 (6.80%) IP Telephony
11 10 (6.80%) VoIP
12 9 (6.12%) Wi-Fi
13 8 (5.44%) BGP
13 8 (5.44%) EIGRP
13 8 (5.44%) MPLS
13 8 (5.44%) OSPF
14 7 (4.76%) Network Security
14 7 (4.76%) Skype
15 4 (2.72%) VXLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (32.65%) SQL Server
2 22 (14.97%) MySQL
3 2 (1.36%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.68%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (0.68%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (0.68%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (1.36%) JIRA
2 1 (0.68%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.68%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.68%) SonarQube
2 1 (0.68%) Sonatype Nexus
2 1 (0.68%) Subversion
General
1 15 (10.20%) Telecoms
2 9 (6.12%) Finance
3 6 (4.08%) Back Office
3 6 (4.08%) Games
4 3 (2.04%) Legal
5 2 (1.36%) Automotive
5 2 (1.36%) Law
6 1 (0.68%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 46 (31.29%) Network Engineer
2 33 (22.45%) Senior Network Engineer
3 29 (19.73%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 25 (17.01%) Cisco Engineer
5 24 (16.33%) Analyst
6 22 (14.97%) Support Analyst
7 21 (14.29%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 19 (12.93%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 19 (12.93%) Administrator
8 19 (12.93%) IT Engineer
9 18 (12.24%) Systems Administrator
10 16 (10.88%) Linux Administrator
10 16 (10.88%) Linux Systems Administrator
11 15 (10.20%) IT Support
11 15 (10.20%) Senior Cisco Engineer
11 15 (10.20%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
12 12 (8.16%) Support Engineer
13 11 (7.48%) VMware Engineer
14 10 (6.80%) IT Analyst
14 10 (6.80%) Senior IT Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.36%) LAMP
2 1 (0.68%) ActiveMQ
2 1 (0.68%) CSS
2 1 (0.68%) HTML
2 1 (0.68%) Middleware
2 1 (0.68%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (0.68%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 9 (6.12%) Data Centre
2 6 (4.08%) Video Conferencing
3 5 (3.40%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (3.40%) Blackberry
4 4 (2.72%) iPad
5 2 (1.36%) Fat Client
5 2 (1.36%) MPEG
5 2 (1.36%) Thin Client
5 2 (1.36%) Video on Demand
6 1 (0.68%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.68%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.68%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 78 (53.06%) Windows
2 59 (40.14%) Windows Server
3 49 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 40 (27.21%) Windows Server 2012
5 38 (25.85%) Linux
6 26 (17.69%) Windows 7
7 21 (14.29%) Unix
8 16 (10.88%) Windows Server 2003
9 6 (4.08%) Windows XP
10 5 (3.40%) Android
10 5 (3.40%) Apple iOS
10 5 (3.40%) Mac OS X
10 5 (3.40%) Windows Vista
11 4 (2.72%) Debian
11 4 (2.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 4 (2.72%) Ubuntu
12 3 (2.04%) AIX
12 3 (2.04%) HPUX
13 2 (1.36%) CentOS
13 2 (1.36%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (19.73%) ITIL
2 16 (10.88%) DevOps
3 15 (10.20%) Continuous Integration
3 15 (10.20%) High Availability
4 13 (8.84%) Identity Access Management
5 8 (5.44%) Mentoring
5 8 (5.44%) PRINCE2
6 7 (4.76%) Disaster Recovery
6 7 (4.76%) ITIL V3
7 6 (4.08%) Infrastructure Monitoring
8 5 (3.40%) Data Security
8 5 (3.40%) Load Balancing
8 5 (3.40%) Mobile Device Management
8 5 (3.40%) Network Management
8 5 (3.40%) Penetration Testing
9 4 (2.72%) Capacity Management
9 4 (2.72%) Performance Monitoring
9 4 (2.72%) Project Management
9 4 (2.72%) Validation
9 4 (2.72%) WAN Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 15 (10.20%) Bash Shell
1 15 (10.20%) Python
1 15 (10.20%) Ruby
2 11 (7.48%) SQL
3 2 (1.36%) C++
3 2 (1.36%) Perl
3 2 (1.36%) PHP
3 2 (1.36%) VB
3 2 (1.36%) VBA
4 1 (0.68%) Java
Qualifications
1 43 (29.25%) Cisco Certification
2 40 (27.21%) CCNA
3 34 (23.13%) CCNP
4 17 (11.56%) CCSE
5 15 (10.20%) Microsoft Certification
6 14 (9.52%) CCSA
7 8 (5.44%) Citrix Certification
7 8 (5.44%) MCSA
7 8 (5.44%) MCSE
8 4 (2.72%) CCA
8 4 (2.72%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 3 (2.04%) Check Point Certification
9 3 (2.04%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (1.36%) CCDA
10 2 (1.36%) CCDP
10 2 (1.36%) CCEA
10 2 (1.36%) CCIE
10 2 (1.36%) CCSP
10 2 (1.36%) ISEB
10 2 (1.36%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.44%) SLA
2 3 (2.04%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 55 (37.41%) VMware Infrastructure
2 54 (36.73%) Active Directory
3 22 (14.97%) XenDesktop
4 21 (14.29%) XenApp
5 18 (12.24%) KVM
5 18 (12.24%) Xen
6 10 (6.80%) Hyper-V
7 8 (5.44%) Terminal Services
8 5 (3.40%) vSphere
9 4 (2.72%) XenServer
10 3 (2.04%) OpenSIPS
10 3 (2.04%) VMware ESX
11 2 (1.36%) Oracle RAC
11 2 (1.36%) Postfix
11 2 (1.36%) SpamAssassin
12 1 (0.68%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 15 (10.20%) Cobbler
1 15 (10.20%) Opscode Chef
1 15 (10.20%) Puppet
1 15 (10.20%) Tivoli
2 4 (2.72%) SCCM
2 4 (2.72%) SCOM
3 2 (1.36%) Cisco CUCM
3 2 (1.36%) Cisco UCCX
3 2 (1.36%) XenMobile
4 1 (0.68%) Backup Exec
4 1 (0.68%) NetBackup
4 1 (0.68%) vMotion
Vendors
1 71 (48.30%) Microsoft
1 71 (48.30%) VMware
2 70 (47.62%) Cisco
3 40 (27.21%) Citrix
4 22 (14.97%) CheckPoint
4 22 (14.97%) NetApp
5 20 (13.61%) Oracle
6 10 (6.80%) HP
7 9 (6.12%) Avaya
8 8 (5.44%) Juniper
9 6 (4.08%) Apple
9 6 (4.08%) F5
9 6 (4.08%) Mitel
10 4 (2.72%) Rackspace
10 4 (2.72%) Red Hat
11 3 (2.04%) IBM
11 3 (2.04%) Sage
12 2 (1.36%) EMC
12 2 (1.36%) Tandberg
12 2 (1.36%) Veeam
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £14000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Posted: 9 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + bens
Posted: 18 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £32000.00 - £37000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40,000 + Bonus + Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Search Consultancy
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Connected IT
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Car + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £42,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £50,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Connected IT
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Car + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago