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

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 84 79 75
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -4
Permanent jobs citing WAN 84 114 132
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 2.93% 3.46% 3.62%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 18.96% 20.54% 17.81%
Number of salaries quoted 79 95 106
Median salary £40,000 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £75,000 £55,000
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
443 555 741
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 15.47% 16.83% 20.31%
Number of salaries quoted 368 463 583
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 £27,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 28 June 2016.

WAN Salary Histogram in Leeds

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 28 June 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.

1 123 (91.11%) LAN
2 82 (60.74%) Firewall
3 81 (60.00%) Cisco
4 58 (42.96%) Cisco Certification
5 55 (40.74%) Windows
6 51 (37.78%) CCNA
7 46 (34.07%) VMware
8 44 (32.59%) VPN
9 42 (31.11%) Active Directory
10 39 (28.89%) CCNP
10 39 (28.89%) Microsoft
11 37 (27.41%) Windows Server
12 34 (25.19%) ITIL
13 33 (24.44%) VMware Infrastructure
14 32 (23.70%) Citrix
15 29 (21.48%) CheckPoint
16 27 (20.00%) SQL Server
16 27 (20.00%) Linux
16 27 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
17 25 (18.52%) TCP/IP
18 22 (16.30%) Windows Server 2012
19 21 (15.56%) Cisco ASA
19 21 (15.56%) SAN
19 21 (15.56%) Wireless
20 19 (14.07%) MS Exchange
21 18 (13.33%) Windows 7
22 17 (12.59%) CCSE
22 17 (12.59%) DNS
23 16 (11.85%) Network Security
24 15 (11.11%) MS Office

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 19 (14.07%) MS Exchange
2 7 (5.19%) Skype for Business
3 4 (2.96%) IIS
4 3 (2.22%) Apache
4 3 (2.22%) Confluence
5 2 (1.48%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (1.48%) PrestaShop
6 1 (0.74%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.74%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.74%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.74%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 15 (11.11%) MS Office
2 3 (2.22%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.48%) Line 500
1 2 (1.48%) Magento
1 2 (1.48%) Sage 1000
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.70%) Office 365
2 1 (0.74%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.74%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 123 (91.11%) LAN
2 82 (60.74%) Firewall
3 44 (32.59%) VPN
4 25 (18.52%) TCP/IP
5 21 (15.56%) Cisco ASA
5 21 (15.56%) SAN
5 21 (15.56%) Wireless
6 17 (12.59%) DNS
7 16 (11.85%) Network Security
8 14 (10.37%) BGP
8 14 (10.37%) IP Telephony
9 12 (8.89%) EIGRP
9 12 (8.89%) NAS
10 10 (7.41%) HSRP
10 10 (7.41%) Internet
10 10 (7.41%) Spanning Tree
10 10 (7.41%) VRRP
11 9 (6.67%) IPsec
11 9 (6.67%) MPLS
12 8 (5.93%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 10 (7.41%) MySQL
3 4 (2.96%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (1.48%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (0.74%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (2.22%) JIRA
2 1 (0.74%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.74%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.74%) SonarQube
2 1 (0.74%) Sonatype Nexus
2 1 (0.74%) Subversion
General
1 11 (8.15%) Finance
1 11 (8.15%) Telecoms
2 8 (5.93%) Legal
3 7 (5.19%) Back Office
4 6 (4.44%) Games
5 4 (2.96%) Law
5 4 (2.96%) Marketing
6 2 (1.48%) Automotive
7 1 (0.74%) Retail
Job Titles
1 61 (45.19%) Network Engineer
2 36 (26.67%) Cisco Engineer
3 31 (22.96%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 31 (22.96%) Senior Network Engineer
4 23 (17.04%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 20 (14.81%) IT Engineer
6 19 (14.07%) Analyst
7 14 (10.37%) Senior Cisco Engineer
7 14 (10.37%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
8 11 (8.15%) Security Engineer
9 10 (7.41%) Network Security Engineer
10 9 (6.67%) IT Support
10 9 (6.67%) Support Analyst
11 8 (5.93%) Administrator
11 8 (5.93%) Architect
11 8 (5.93%) Microsoft Engineer
11 8 (5.93%) Support Engineer
11 8 (5.93%) Systems Administrator
11 8 (5.93%) VMware Engineer
12 7 (5.19%) Network Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.48%) LAMP
2 1 (0.74%) ActiveMQ
2 1 (0.74%) CSS
2 1 (0.74%) HTML
2 1 (0.74%) Middleware
2 1 (0.74%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (0.74%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 11 (8.15%) Data Centre
2 7 (5.19%) Video Conferencing
3 6 (4.44%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (4.44%) Blackberry
4 5 (3.70%) iPad
5 2 (1.48%) Fat Client
5 2 (1.48%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.48%) MPEG
5 2 (1.48%) Thin Client
5 2 (1.48%) Video on Demand
6 1 (0.74%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.74%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.74%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 55 (40.74%) Windows
2 37 (27.41%) Windows Server
3 27 (20.00%) Linux
3 27 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 22 (16.30%) Windows Server 2012
5 18 (13.33%) Windows 7
6 10 (7.41%) Unix
7 7 (5.19%) Windows Server 2003
8 6 (4.44%) Windows XP
9 5 (3.70%) Android
9 5 (3.70%) Apple iOS
9 5 (3.70%) Mac OS X
9 5 (3.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 5 (3.70%) Windows Vista
10 4 (2.96%) Debian
10 4 (2.96%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.74%) AIX
11 1 (0.74%) HPUX
11 1 (0.74%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (25.19%) ITIL
2 15 (11.11%) High Availability
2 15 (11.11%) Project Management
3 11 (8.15%) Disaster Recovery
3 11 (8.15%) Load Balancing
4 10 (7.41%) PRINCE2
5 9 (6.67%) Business Continuity
6 8 (5.93%) BCP
6 8 (5.93%) Business Continuity Planning
6 8 (5.93%) DevOps
6 8 (5.93%) Identity Access Management
6 8 (5.93%) Network Design
6 8 (5.93%) Service Delivery
7 7 (5.19%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (5.19%) E-Commerce
7 7 (5.19%) Incident Management
7 7 (5.19%) Mentoring
7 7 (5.19%) Root Cause Analysis
8 6 (4.44%) Network Monitoring
8 6 (4.44%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (5.19%) Bash Shell
1 7 (5.19%) Python
1 7 (5.19%) Ruby
2 6 (4.44%) SQL
3 2 (1.48%) C++
3 2 (1.48%) Perl
3 2 (1.48%) PHP
3 2 (1.48%) VB
3 2 (1.48%) VBA
4 1 (0.74%) Java
Qualifications
1 58 (42.96%) Cisco Certification
2 51 (37.78%) CCNA
3 39 (28.89%) CCNP
4 17 (12.59%) CCSE
5 14 (10.37%) CCSA
6 9 (6.67%) CCIE
6 9 (6.67%) MCSE
6 9 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
7 8 (5.93%) CCSP
8 7 (5.19%) ITIL Certification
9 5 (3.70%) CCDA
9 5 (3.70%) CISSP
10 4 (2.96%) Check Point Certification
10 4 (2.96%) Citrix Certification
11 3 (2.22%) CCDP
11 3 (2.22%) ISEB
12 2 (1.48%) CCA
12 2 (1.48%) MCSA
12 2 (1.48%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 2 (1.48%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (8.89%) SLA
2 4 (2.96%) PCI DSS
3 2 (1.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 42 (31.11%) Active Directory
2 33 (24.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (10.37%) XenDesktop
4 12 (8.89%) XenApp
5 8 (5.93%) KVM
5 8 (5.93%) Xen
6 6 (4.44%) Hyper-V
7 5 (3.70%) vSphere
8 3 (2.22%) Oracle RAC
8 3 (2.22%) VMware ESX
8 3 (2.22%) VMware Server
9 2 (1.48%) Postfix
9 2 (1.48%) SpamAssassin
9 2 (1.48%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 7 (5.19%) Cobbler
1 7 (5.19%) Opscode Chef
1 7 (5.19%) Puppet
1 7 (5.19%) Tivoli
2 4 (2.96%) XenMobile
3 3 (2.22%) SolarWinds Orion
4 1 (0.74%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 81 (60.00%) Cisco
2 46 (34.07%) VMware
3 39 (28.89%) Microsoft
4 32 (23.70%) Citrix
5 29 (21.48%) CheckPoint
6 13 (9.63%) NetApp
7 11 (8.15%) Juniper
7 11 (8.15%) Oracle
8 7 (5.19%) SolarWinds
9 6 (4.44%) Apple
9 6 (4.44%) Mitel
10 4 (2.96%) HP
10 4 (2.96%) IBM
10 4 (2.96%) Palo Alto
11 3 (2.22%) EMC
11 3 (2.22%) F5
11 3 (2.22%) Infoblox
11 3 (2.22%) Red Hat
12 2 (1.48%) Avaya
12 2 (1.48%) Sage
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Head Resourcing
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Pension, Bonus, 25 Days Holiday
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £45000 per annum + Car
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
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Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
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Head Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Connectus
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago