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 2 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 95 88 62
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -26
Permanent jobs citing WAN 68 95 157
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 2.50% 2.78% 4.26%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 17.39% 16.30% 20.18%
Number of salaries quoted 62 84 130
Median salary £37,500 £42,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.71% -11.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £32,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £51,750 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £41,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +10.66%
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
391 583 778
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 14.40% 17.05% 21.11%
Number of salaries quoted 318 484 577
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 2 December 2016.

WAN Salary Histogram in Leeds

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 2 December 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.

1 142 (97.93%) LAN
2 86 (59.31%) Windows
3 82 (56.55%) Microsoft
4 77 (53.10%) Firewall
5 71 (48.97%) Windows Server
6 70 (48.28%) VMware
6 70 (48.28%) Cisco
7 66 (45.52%) Active Directory
8 59 (40.69%) SAN
9 54 (37.24%) VMware Infrastructure
10 53 (36.55%) SQL Server
11 47 (32.41%) Windows Server 2008
12 46 (31.72%) Windows Server 2012
13 43 (29.66%) MS Exchange
14 41 (28.28%) Cisco Certification
15 34 (23.45%) CCNA
16 31 (21.38%) Linux
17 30 (20.69%) Citrix
17 30 (20.69%) Microsoft Certification
18 29 (20.00%) CCNP
18 29 (20.00%) ITIL
19 28 (19.31%) Windows 7
20 27 (18.62%) VPN
20 27 (18.62%) DNS
21 25 (17.24%) DHCP
22 24 (16.55%) MySQL
23 23 (15.86%) Oracle
23 23 (15.86%) Unix
24 22 (15.17%) Telecoms
24 22 (15.17%) NAS

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 43 (29.66%) MS Exchange
2 16 (11.03%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (4.14%) IIS
3 6 (4.14%) SharePoint
4 4 (2.76%) CloudStack
4 4 (2.76%) OpenStack
4 4 (2.76%) Skype for Business
5 3 (2.07%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.69%) Confluence
6 1 (0.69%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.69%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.69%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 13 (8.97%) MS Excel
2 9 (6.21%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 10 (6.90%) Office 365
2 9 (6.21%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (4.14%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (2.07%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (0.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 142 (97.93%) LAN
2 77 (53.10%) Firewall
3 59 (40.69%) SAN
4 27 (18.62%) DNS
4 27 (18.62%) VPN
5 25 (17.24%) DHCP
6 22 (15.17%) NAS
7 21 (14.48%) TCP/IP
8 18 (12.41%) Wireless
9 14 (9.66%) MPLS
10 10 (6.90%) BGP
10 10 (6.90%) Internet
10 10 (6.90%) OSPF
11 9 (6.21%) VoIP
12 8 (5.52%) EIGRP
12 8 (5.52%) Wi-Fi
13 7 (4.83%) Asterisk PBX
13 7 (4.83%) Network Security
14 6 (4.14%) Ethernet
15 4 (2.76%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (36.55%) SQL Server
2 24 (16.55%) MySQL
3 1 (0.69%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (0.69%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (0.69%) Git (software)
1 1 (0.69%) Jenkins
1 1 (0.69%) JIRA
1 1 (0.69%) SonarQube
1 1 (0.69%) Sonatype Nexus
1 1 (0.69%) Subversion
General
1 22 (15.17%) Telecoms
2 5 (3.45%) Finance
3 2 (1.38%) Back Office
4 1 (0.69%) Games
4 1 (0.69%) Legal
4 1 (0.69%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 41 (28.28%) Network Engineer
2 32 (22.07%) Senior Network Engineer
3 28 (19.31%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 27 (18.62%) Analyst
5 25 (17.24%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 25 (17.24%) Support Analyst
6 23 (15.86%) Administrator
7 22 (15.17%) Systems Administrator
8 21 (14.48%) Linux Administrator
8 21 (14.48%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 18 (12.41%) Support Engineer
10 15 (10.34%) Cisco Engineer
10 15 (10.34%) Cisco Network Engineer
11 14 (9.66%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
12 12 (8.28%) Infrastructure Support
12 12 (8.28%) IT Engineer
12 12 (8.28%) Senior Cisco Engineer
12 12 (8.28%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
13 10 (6.90%) IT Support
13 10 (6.90%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.69%) ActiveMQ
1 1 (0.69%) Middleware
1 1 (0.69%) RabbitMQ
1 1 (0.69%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 20 (13.79%) Data Centre
2 4 (2.76%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (2.07%) Blackberry
3 3 (2.07%) Video Conferencing
4 2 (1.38%) Fat Client
4 2 (1.38%) iPad
4 2 (1.38%) Thin Client
5 1 (0.69%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 86 (59.31%) Windows
2 71 (48.97%) Windows Server
3 47 (32.41%) Windows Server 2008
4 46 (31.72%) Windows Server 2012
5 31 (21.38%) Linux
6 28 (19.31%) Windows 7
7 23 (15.86%) Unix
8 14 (9.66%) Windows Server 2003
9 5 (3.45%) AIX
9 5 (3.45%) HPUX
10 4 (2.76%) Android
10 4 (2.76%) Solaris
10 4 (2.76%) Windows XP
11 3 (2.07%) Apple iOS
11 3 (2.07%) Mac OS X
11 3 (2.07%) Windows Vista
12 2 (1.38%) CentOS
12 2 (1.38%) Windows 10
13 1 (0.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 1 (0.69%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (20.00%) ITIL
2 18 (12.41%) DevOps
3 17 (11.72%) Continuous Integration
4 13 (8.97%) Disaster Recovery
5 12 (8.28%) ITIL V3
6 10 (6.90%) Validation
7 9 (6.21%) Capacity Planning
7 9 (6.21%) High Availability
7 9 (6.21%) Network Management
8 8 (5.52%) Capacity Management
8 8 (5.52%) Identity Access Management
9 7 (4.83%) Fault Analysis
9 7 (4.83%) Mentoring
9 7 (4.83%) Network Monitoring
9 7 (4.83%) Problem Management
10 6 (4.14%) Change Management
10 6 (4.14%) Infrastructure Monitoring
10 6 (4.14%) Penetration Testing
10 6 (4.14%) Service Management
11 5 (3.45%) Data Security
Programming Languages
1 17 (11.72%) Bash Shell
1 17 (11.72%) Python
1 17 (11.72%) Ruby
2 9 (6.21%) SQL
3 1 (0.69%) Java
Qualifications
1 41 (28.28%) Cisco Certification
2 34 (23.45%) CCNA
3 30 (20.69%) Microsoft Certification
4 29 (20.00%) CCNP
5 16 (11.03%) MCSE
6 12 (8.28%) CCSE
6 12 (8.28%) MCSA
7 10 (6.90%) CCSA
8 9 (6.21%) Citrix Certification
9 7 (4.83%) CCA
9 7 (4.83%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 6 (4.14%) CCIE
11 2 (1.38%) CCDA
11 2 (1.38%) CCDP
11 2 (1.38%) CCEA
11 2 (1.38%) CCSP
11 2 (1.38%) Check Point Certification
11 2 (1.38%) ITIL Certification
11 2 (1.38%) MCP
12 1 (0.69%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (6.21%) SLA
2 2 (1.38%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 66 (45.52%) Active Directory
2 54 (37.24%) VMware Infrastructure
3 22 (15.17%) KVM
3 22 (15.17%) Xen
4 20 (13.79%) XenApp
5 19 (13.10%) XenDesktop
6 17 (11.72%) Hyper-V
7 10 (6.90%) Terminal Services
8 9 (6.21%) OpenSIPS
9 5 (3.45%) vSphere
9 5 (3.45%) XenServer
10 2 (1.38%) VMware ESX
11 1 (0.69%) Oracle RAC
11 1 (0.69%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 17 (11.72%) Cobbler
1 17 (11.72%) Opscode Chef
1 17 (11.72%) Puppet
1 17 (11.72%) Tivoli
2 11 (7.59%) SCCM
2 11 (7.59%) SCOM
3 5 (3.45%) WSUS
4 2 (1.38%) Cisco CUCM
4 2 (1.38%) Cisco UCCX
5 1 (0.69%) Backup Exec
5 1 (0.69%) FortiGate
5 1 (0.69%) NetBackup
5 1 (0.69%) vMotion
Vendors
1 82 (56.55%) Microsoft
2 70 (48.28%) Cisco
2 70 (48.28%) VMware
3 30 (20.69%) Citrix
4 23 (15.86%) Oracle
5 20 (13.79%) NetApp
6 18 (12.41%) CheckPoint
7 16 (11.03%) Juniper
8 15 (10.34%) Avaya
9 12 (8.28%) F5
10 9 (6.21%) HP
11 6 (4.14%) Veeam
12 4 (2.76%) Apple
12 4 (2.76%) Rackspace
13 3 (2.07%) Red Hat
14 2 (1.38%) Dell
14 2 (1.38%) IBM
15 1 (0.69%) EMC
15 1 (0.69%) Sage
15 1 (0.69%) Symantec
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Salary: £25000.00 - £27000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: Up to £28,000 per annum Plus benefits
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