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

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 104 64 87
Rank change year-on-year
-40 +23
Permanent jobs citing WAN 62 146 115
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 2.10% 4.35% 3.07%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.76% 23.25% 16.06%
Number of salaries quoted 58 123 92
Median salary £38,750 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-22.50% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,500 £27,550
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £75,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
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
420 628 716
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 14.20% 18.72% 19.12%
Number of salaries quoted 339 512 571
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £60,000
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 29 May 2016.

WAN Salary Histogram in Leeds

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 29 May 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.

1 102 (91.07%) LAN
2 72 (64.29%) Cisco
3 71 (63.39%) Firewall
4 56 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
5 49 (43.75%) CCNA
6 42 (37.50%) VPN
7 39 (34.82%) CCNP
7 39 (34.82%) Windows
8 33 (29.46%) VMware
9 30 (26.79%) CheckPoint
10 29 (25.89%) Active Directory
11 28 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
12 27 (24.11%) ITIL
12 27 (24.11%) Windows Server
13 24 (21.43%) Citrix
13 24 (21.43%) Wireless
14 23 (20.54%) Microsoft
15 22 (19.64%) Linux
15 22 (19.64%) Network Security
16 20 (17.86%) VMware Infrastructure
17 18 (16.07%) SQL Server
17 18 (16.07%) TCP/IP
17 18 (16.07%) Windows Server 2008
18 17 (15.18%) High Availability
19 15 (13.39%) BGP
19 15 (13.39%) Project Management
20 14 (12.50%) MPLS
20 14 (12.50%) IP Telephony
21 13 (11.61%) Windows 7
21 13 (11.61%) Disaster Recovery

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 11 (9.82%) MS Exchange
2 4 (3.57%) IIS
2 4 (3.57%) Skype for Business
3 3 (2.68%) Apache
4 2 (1.79%) Confluence
4 2 (1.79%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (1.79%) PrestaShop
5 1 (0.89%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (0.89%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.89%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.89%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 12 (10.71%) MS Office
2 3 (2.68%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.79%) Line 500
1 2 (1.79%) Magento
1 2 (1.79%) Sage 1000
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.57%) Office 365
2 3 (2.68%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (2.68%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 102 (91.07%) LAN
2 71 (63.39%) Firewall
3 42 (37.50%) VPN
4 28 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
5 24 (21.43%) Wireless
6 22 (19.64%) Network Security
7 18 (16.07%) TCP/IP
8 15 (13.39%) BGP
9 14 (12.50%) IP Telephony
9 14 (12.50%) MPLS
10 13 (11.61%) DNS
11 11 (9.82%) HSRP
11 11 (9.82%) IPsec
11 11 (9.82%) SAN
11 11 (9.82%) Spanning Tree
11 11 (9.82%) VRRP
12 10 (8.93%) SSL
13 9 (8.04%) EIGRP
14 8 (7.14%) Cisco Nexus
14 8 (7.14%) Cisco PIX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (16.07%) SQL Server
2 5 (4.46%) MySQL
3 4 (3.57%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (1.79%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 2 (1.79%) JIRA
2 1 (0.89%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 10 (8.93%) Finance
2 8 (7.14%) Legal
3 6 (5.36%) Telecoms
4 5 (4.46%) Back Office
4 5 (4.46%) Games
4 5 (4.46%) Marketing
5 4 (3.57%) Law
6 2 (1.79%) Automotive
7 1 (0.89%) Retail
Job Titles
1 56 (50.00%) Network Engineer
2 35 (31.25%) Cisco Engineer
3 30 (26.79%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 20 (17.86%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 19 (16.96%) Analyst
5 19 (16.96%) Senior Network Engineer
6 17 (15.18%) IT Engineer
6 17 (15.18%) Security Engineer
7 16 (14.29%) Network Security Engineer
8 10 (8.93%) Cisco Analyst
9 9 (8.04%) Senior Cisco Engineer
9 9 (8.04%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
10 8 (7.14%) Cisco Network Analyst
10 8 (7.14%) Cisco Security Analyst
10 8 (7.14%) Cisco Security Engineer
10 8 (7.14%) Implementation Engineer
10 8 (7.14%) IT Support
10 8 (7.14%) Network Analyst
10 8 (7.14%) Network Security Analyst
10 8 (7.14%) Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.79%) LAMP
2 1 (0.89%) CSS
2 1 (0.89%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (4.46%) Data Centre
1 5 (4.46%) Video Conferencing
2 4 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (2.68%) Blackberry
3 3 (2.68%) iPad
4 2 (1.79%) Fat Client
4 2 (1.79%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.79%) MPEG
4 2 (1.79%) Thin Client
4 2 (1.79%) Video on Demand
5 1 (0.89%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.89%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 1 (0.89%) RSA SecurID
Operating Systems
1 39 (34.82%) Windows
2 27 (24.11%) Windows Server
3 22 (19.64%) Linux
4 18 (16.07%) Windows Server 2008
5 13 (11.61%) Windows 7
5 13 (11.61%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (4.46%) Unix
7 4 (3.57%) Debian
7 4 (3.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (3.57%) Ubuntu
8 3 (2.68%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (2.68%) Windows XP
9 2 (1.79%) Android
9 2 (1.79%) Apple iOS
9 2 (1.79%) Mac OS X
9 2 (1.79%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (24.11%) ITIL
2 17 (15.18%) High Availability
3 15 (13.39%) Project Management
4 13 (11.61%) Disaster Recovery
5 12 (10.71%) E-Commerce
6 11 (9.82%) Business Continuity
6 11 (9.82%) Incident Management
6 11 (9.82%) PRINCE2
6 11 (9.82%) Root Cause Analysis
7 10 (8.93%) Network Monitoring
8 9 (8.04%) BCP
8 9 (8.04%) Business Continuity Planning
8 9 (8.04%) Load Balancing
8 9 (8.04%) Network Design
9 8 (7.14%) Capacity Planning
9 8 (7.14%) Trend Analysis
10 7 (6.25%) Mentoring
10 7 (6.25%) Service Delivery
10 7 (6.25%) Service Management
11 6 (5.36%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 6 (5.36%) SQL
2 3 (2.68%) Bash Shell
2 3 (2.68%) Python
2 3 (2.68%) Ruby
3 2 (1.79%) C++
3 2 (1.79%) Perl
3 2 (1.79%) PHP
3 2 (1.79%) VB
3 2 (1.79%) VBA
Qualifications
1 56 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 49 (43.75%) CCNA
3 39 (34.82%) CCNP
4 12 (10.71%) CCSA
4 12 (10.71%) CCSE
5 10 (8.93%) CCIE
5 10 (8.93%) CCSP
6 7 (6.25%) CCDA
6 7 (6.25%) MCSE
6 7 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
7 6 (5.36%) CISSP
7 6 (5.36%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (1.79%) CCDP
8 2 (1.79%) Check Point Certification
8 2 (1.79%) Citrix Certification
8 2 (1.79%) ISEB
8 2 (1.79%) MCSA
8 2 (1.79%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 1 (0.89%) Degree
9 1 (0.89%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (9.82%) SLA
2 2 (1.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (1.79%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 29 (25.89%) Active Directory
2 20 (17.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (8.04%) XenDesktop
4 6 (5.36%) XenApp
5 5 (4.46%) vSphere
6 4 (3.57%) Hyper-V
6 4 (3.57%) VMware Server
7 3 (2.68%) KVM
7 3 (2.68%) vCloud
7 3 (2.68%) Xen
8 2 (1.79%) Oracle RAC
8 2 (1.79%) Postfix
8 2 (1.79%) SpamAssassin
8 2 (1.79%) VMware ESX
8 2 (1.79%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 5 (4.46%) SolarWinds Orion
2 4 (3.57%) XenMobile
3 3 (2.68%) Cobbler
3 3 (2.68%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (2.68%) Puppet
3 3 (2.68%) Tivoli
4 2 (1.79%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 1 (0.89%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 72 (64.29%) Cisco
2 33 (29.46%) VMware
3 30 (26.79%) CheckPoint
4 24 (21.43%) Citrix
5 23 (20.54%) Microsoft
6 8 (7.14%) NetApp
6 8 (7.14%) SolarWinds
7 6 (5.36%) Juniper
7 6 (5.36%) Mitel
7 6 (5.36%) Palo Alto
8 5 (4.46%) Oracle
9 3 (2.68%) Apple
9 3 (2.68%) Infoblox
10 2 (1.79%) Avaya
10 2 (1.79%) CommVault
10 2 (1.79%) Red Hat
10 2 (1.79%) Riverbed
10 2 (1.79%) Sage
10 2 (1.79%) Tandberg
10 2 (1.79%) Veeam
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £52000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Connected IT
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Car + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds
Capita plc
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £20000.00 - £24000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £38000 per annum + Training + Certs + Car Allowance
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds
Capita plc
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits, bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £45000 per annum + Car
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
onezeero.
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + extensive benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Jet2.com
Salary: Excellent
Posted: 13 days ago
Leeds
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
SLS Services Ltd
Salary: £23000 per annum, Benefits Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Jet2.com
Salary: Excellent
Posted: 24 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
SLS Services Ltd
Salary: £30000 per annum, Benefits Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago