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

3 months to
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 82 68 65
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -3
Permanent jobs citing WAN 84 138 150
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 3.08% 3.95% 4.09%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 19.13% 23.83% 19.82%
Number of salaries quoted 80 121 122
Median salary £40,000 £50,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,800 £27,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £75,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
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
439 579 757
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 16.10% 16.55% 20.63%
Number of salaries quoted 382 487 580
Median salary £41,500 £43,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.48% +7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 July 2016.

WAN Salary Histogram in Leeds

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 26 July 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.

1 129 (92.14%) LAN
2 81 (57.86%) Firewall
3 77 (55.00%) Cisco
4 63 (45.00%) Windows
5 54 (38.57%) Cisco Certification
5 54 (38.57%) VMware
6 48 (34.29%) Microsoft
7 47 (33.57%) CCNA
8 46 (32.86%) Active Directory
9 44 (31.43%) VPN
10 43 (30.71%) Windows Server
11 41 (29.29%) VMware Infrastructure
12 37 (26.43%) CCNP
13 34 (24.29%) Linux
14 33 (23.57%) ITIL
14 33 (23.57%) SQL Server
15 32 (22.86%) Windows Server 2008
16 31 (22.14%) Citrix
17 27 (19.29%) SAN
17 27 (19.29%) Windows Server 2012
18 24 (17.14%) TCP/IP
18 24 (17.14%) CheckPoint
19 21 (15.00%) MS Exchange
20 20 (14.29%) Wireless
20 20 (14.29%) Windows 7
21 18 (12.86%) CCSE
21 18 (12.86%) DNS
22 16 (11.43%) NAS
22 16 (11.43%) XenDesktop
23 15 (10.71%) CCSA

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 21 (15.00%) MS Exchange
2 7 (5.00%) Skype for Business
3 4 (2.86%) IIS
3 4 (2.86%) SharePoint
4 3 (2.14%) Apache
4 3 (2.14%) Confluence
5 2 (1.43%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (1.43%) PrestaShop
6 1 (0.71%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.71%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.71%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 15 (10.71%) MS Office
2 3 (2.14%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.43%) Line 500
1 2 (1.43%) Magento
1 2 (1.43%) Sage 1000
Cloud Services
1 8 (5.71%) Office 365
2 4 (2.86%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (2.86%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 129 (92.14%) LAN
2 81 (57.86%) Firewall
3 44 (31.43%) VPN
4 27 (19.29%) SAN
5 24 (17.14%) TCP/IP
6 20 (14.29%) Wireless
7 18 (12.86%) DNS
8 16 (11.43%) NAS
9 14 (10.00%) IP Telephony
10 13 (9.29%) BGP
10 13 (9.29%) Cisco ASA
11 12 (8.57%) EIGRP
11 12 (8.57%) Internet
12 10 (7.14%) DHCP
13 8 (5.71%) OSPF
13 8 (5.71%) Wi-Fi
14 7 (5.00%) IPsec
14 7 (5.00%) MPLS
14 7 (5.00%) Network Security
14 7 (5.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (23.57%) SQL Server
2 14 (10.00%) MySQL
3 4 (2.86%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (1.43%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (0.71%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (2.14%) JIRA
2 1 (0.71%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.71%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.71%) SonarQube
2 1 (0.71%) Sonatype Nexus
2 1 (0.71%) Subversion
General
1 11 (7.86%) Telecoms
2 8 (5.71%) Finance
3 7 (5.00%) Back Office
3 7 (5.00%) Legal
4 6 (4.29%) Games
5 3 (2.14%) Marketing
6 2 (1.43%) Automotive
6 2 (1.43%) Law
Job Titles
1 56 (40.00%) Network Engineer
2 35 (25.00%) Senior Network Engineer
3 33 (23.57%) Cisco Engineer
4 28 (20.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 24 (17.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 20 (14.29%) Analyst
7 19 (13.57%) IT Engineer
8 14 (10.00%) Senior Cisco Engineer
8 14 (10.00%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
8 14 (10.00%) Support Analyst
9 13 (9.29%) Administrator
10 12 (8.57%) Systems Administrator
11 11 (7.86%) IT Support
12 10 (7.14%) Linux Administrator
12 10 (7.14%) Linux Systems Administrator
13 9 (6.43%) Senior IT Engineer
14 8 (5.71%) Microsoft Engineer
14 8 (5.71%) Network Support
14 8 (5.71%) Support Engineer
14 8 (5.71%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.43%) LAMP
2 1 (0.71%) ActiveMQ
2 1 (0.71%) CSS
2 1 (0.71%) HTML
2 1 (0.71%) Middleware
2 1 (0.71%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (0.71%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 12 (8.57%) Data Centre
2 7 (5.00%) Video Conferencing
3 6 (4.29%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (4.29%) Blackberry
4 5 (3.57%) iPad
5 2 (1.43%) Fat Client
5 2 (1.43%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.43%) MPEG
5 2 (1.43%) Thin Client
5 2 (1.43%) Video on Demand
6 1 (0.71%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.71%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.71%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 63 (45.00%) Windows
2 43 (30.71%) Windows Server
3 34 (24.29%) Linux
4 32 (22.86%) Windows Server 2008
5 27 (19.29%) Windows Server 2012
6 20 (14.29%) Windows 7
7 14 (10.00%) Unix
8 10 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
9 6 (4.29%) Windows XP
10 5 (3.57%) Android
10 5 (3.57%) Apple iOS
10 5 (3.57%) Mac OS X
10 5 (3.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 5 (3.57%) Windows Vista
11 4 (2.86%) Debian
11 4 (2.86%) Ubuntu
12 1 (0.71%) AIX
12 1 (0.71%) HPUX
12 1 (0.71%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (23.57%) ITIL
2 13 (9.29%) High Availability
3 12 (8.57%) DevOps
3 12 (8.57%) Project Management
4 11 (7.86%) Continuous Integration
5 10 (7.14%) Identity Access Management
6 9 (6.43%) Disaster Recovery
6 9 (6.43%) Load Balancing
6 9 (6.43%) PRINCE2
7 8 (5.71%) Mentoring
8 7 (5.00%) ITIL V3
8 7 (5.00%) Service Delivery
9 6 (4.29%) BCP
9 6 (4.29%) Business Continuity
9 6 (4.29%) Business Continuity Planning
9 6 (4.29%) Infrastructure Monitoring
9 6 (4.29%) Network Design
9 6 (4.29%) Service Management
10 5 (3.57%) Mobile Device Management
10 5 (3.57%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 11 (7.86%) Bash Shell
1 11 (7.86%) Python
1 11 (7.86%) Ruby
2 8 (5.71%) SQL
3 2 (1.43%) C++
3 2 (1.43%) Perl
3 2 (1.43%) PHP
3 2 (1.43%) VB
3 2 (1.43%) VBA
4 1 (0.71%) Java
Qualifications
1 54 (38.57%) Cisco Certification
2 47 (33.57%) CCNA
3 37 (26.43%) CCNP
4 18 (12.86%) CCSE
5 15 (10.71%) CCSA
6 9 (6.43%) MCSE
6 9 (6.43%) Microsoft Certification
7 7 (5.00%) CCIE
8 6 (4.29%) ITIL Certification
9 5 (3.57%) Citrix Certification
10 4 (2.86%) CCDA
10 4 (2.86%) CCSP
10 4 (2.86%) Check Point Certification
10 4 (2.86%) CISSP
11 3 (2.14%) CCA
11 3 (2.14%) CCDP
11 3 (2.14%) ISEB
11 3 (2.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 2 (1.43%) MCSA
12 2 (1.43%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (10.00%) SLA
2 4 (2.86%) PCI DSS
3 2 (1.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 46 (32.86%) Active Directory
2 41 (29.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (11.43%) XenDesktop
4 14 (10.00%) XenApp
5 12 (8.57%) KVM
5 12 (8.57%) Xen
6 9 (6.43%) Hyper-V
7 5 (3.57%) vSphere
8 3 (2.14%) Oracle RAC
8 3 (2.14%) VMware ESX
9 2 (1.43%) Postfix
9 2 (1.43%) SpamAssassin
9 2 (1.43%) VMware Server
9 2 (1.43%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 11 (7.86%) Cobbler
1 11 (7.86%) Opscode Chef
1 11 (7.86%) Puppet
1 11 (7.86%) Tivoli
2 4 (2.86%) XenMobile
3 2 (1.43%) SolarWinds Orion
4 1 (0.71%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (0.71%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 77 (55.00%) Cisco
2 54 (38.57%) VMware
3 48 (34.29%) Microsoft
4 31 (22.14%) Citrix
5 24 (17.14%) CheckPoint
6 15 (10.71%) NetApp
6 15 (10.71%) Oracle
7 10 (7.14%) Juniper
8 6 (4.29%) Apple
8 6 (4.29%) Mitel
9 4 (2.86%) HP
9 4 (2.86%) IBM
9 4 (2.86%) Rackspace
9 4 (2.86%) SolarWinds
10 3 (2.14%) EMC
10 3 (2.14%) F5
10 3 (2.14%) Infoblox
10 3 (2.14%) Palo Alto
10 3 (2.14%) Red Hat
11 2 (1.43%) Sage
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Pension, Bonus, 25 Days Holiday
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