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 23 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 90 108 88
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -20
Permanent jobs citing WAN 65 74 105
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 2.49% 2.29% 3.13%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 17.86% 17.13% 17.24%
Number of salaries quoted 50 67 93
Median salary £32,500 £43,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-24.41% -4.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,400 £32,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%

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
364 432 609
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 13.92% 13.37% 18.14%
Number of salaries quoted 302 374 477
Median salary £37,500 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £31,150 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £55,000
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 23 January 2017.

WAN Salary Histogram in Leeds

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, 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.

1 118 (95.16%) LAN
2 88 (70.97%) Windows
3 80 (64.52%) Microsoft
3 80 (64.52%) Windows Server
4 74 (59.68%) Active Directory
5 66 (53.23%) Cisco
6 62 (50.00%) VMware
7 60 (48.39%) Firewall
8 56 (45.16%) SAN
9 46 (37.10%) SQL Server
10 44 (35.48%) MS Exchange
11 43 (34.68%) Windows Server 2012
12 39 (31.45%) Windows Server 2008
12 39 (31.45%) Cisco Certification
13 38 (30.65%) DNS
14 37 (29.84%) DHCP
14 37 (29.84%) Microsoft Certification
14 37 (29.84%) VMware Infrastructure
15 32 (25.81%) Data Centre
16 30 (24.19%) Telecoms
16 30 (24.19%) Windows 7
17 27 (21.77%) CCNP
18 26 (20.97%) Exchange Server 2010
19 25 (20.16%) Citrix
19 25 (20.16%) Juniper
20 24 (19.35%) ITIL
21 21 (16.94%) CCNA
22 19 (15.32%) Disaster Recovery
22 19 (15.32%) MPLS
22 19 (15.32%) MCSE

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 44 (35.48%) MS Exchange
2 26 (20.97%) Exchange Server 2010
3 12 (9.68%) IIS
4 4 (3.23%) CloudStack
4 4 (3.23%) OpenStack
5 3 (2.42%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (2.42%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.81%) Confluence
6 1 (0.81%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.81%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.81%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.81%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 14 (11.29%) MS Excel
2 6 (4.84%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.84%) Microsoft Azure
1 6 (4.84%) Office 365
2 3 (2.42%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (2.42%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (0.81%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 118 (95.16%) LAN
2 60 (48.39%) Firewall
3 56 (45.16%) SAN
4 38 (30.65%) DNS
5 37 (29.84%) DHCP
6 19 (15.32%) MPLS
7 15 (12.10%) VPN
8 14 (11.29%) NAS
8 14 (11.29%) TCP/IP
9 12 (9.68%) Software-Defined Networking
10 10 (8.06%) VoIP
10 10 (8.06%) Wireless
11 9 (7.26%) Asterisk PBX
12 6 (4.84%) BGP
12 6 (4.84%) Network Security
12 6 (4.84%) OSPF
13 5 (4.03%) Internet
14 4 (3.23%) Ethernet
14 4 (3.23%) VLAN
15 3 (2.42%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (37.10%) SQL Server
2 15 (12.10%) MySQL
3 1 (0.81%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (0.81%) JIRA
General
1 30 (24.19%) Telecoms
2 3 (2.42%) Finance
2 3 (2.42%) Manufacturing
3 1 (0.81%) Back Office
3 1 (0.81%) Legal
Job Titles
1 31 (25.00%) Network Engineer
2 29 (23.39%) Analyst
3 27 (21.77%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 26 (20.97%) Support Analyst
5 24 (19.35%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 20 (16.13%) Senior Network Engineer
7 19 (15.32%) Infrastructure Support
8 16 (12.90%) Support Engineer
9 15 (12.10%) Infrastructure Analyst
10 14 (11.29%) Technical Analyst
11 13 (10.48%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
11 13 (10.48%) Administrator
11 13 (10.48%) Linux Administrator
11 13 (10.48%) Linux Systems Administrator
11 13 (10.48%) Systems Administrator
11 13 (10.48%) Technical Infrastructure Analyst
11 13 (10.48%) Technical Support
12 12 (9.68%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
12 12 (9.68%) Technical Support Analyst
13 10 (8.06%) Cisco Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 32 (25.81%) Data Centre
2 2 (1.61%) Fat Client
2 2 (1.61%) Thin Client
2 2 (1.61%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (0.81%) Blackberry
3 1 (0.81%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 88 (70.97%) Windows
2 80 (64.52%) Windows Server
3 43 (34.68%) Windows Server 2012
4 39 (31.45%) Windows Server 2008
5 30 (24.19%) Windows 7
6 18 (14.52%) Linux
7 14 (11.29%) Unix
8 8 (6.45%) Windows Server 2003
9 4 (3.23%) AIX
9 4 (3.23%) HPUX
9 4 (3.23%) Solaris
10 2 (1.61%) CentOS
10 2 (1.61%) Windows 10
11 1 (0.81%) Android
11 1 (0.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.81%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.81%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (19.35%) ITIL
2 19 (15.32%) Disaster Recovery
3 17 (13.71%) Validation
4 16 (12.90%) Network Management
5 15 (12.10%) Capacity Management
5 15 (12.10%) Capacity Planning
6 12 (9.68%) Change Management
6 12 (9.68%) Service Management
7 11 (8.87%) Network Monitoring
8 9 (7.26%) Continuous Integration
8 9 (7.26%) DevOps
8 9 (7.26%) ITIL V3
9 8 (6.45%) Fault Analysis
9 8 (6.45%) Problem Management
10 6 (4.84%) Penetration Testing
11 5 (4.03%) Data Security
11 5 (4.03%) High Availability
11 5 (4.03%) Mentoring
12 3 (2.42%) Network Design
12 3 (2.42%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 9 (7.26%) Bash Shell
1 9 (7.26%) Python
1 9 (7.26%) Ruby
2 8 (6.45%) SQL
Qualifications
1 39 (31.45%) Cisco Certification
2 37 (29.84%) Microsoft Certification
3 27 (21.77%) CCNP
4 21 (16.94%) CCNA
5 19 (15.32%) MCSE
6 16 (12.90%) MCSA
7 11 (8.87%) CCIE
8 6 (4.84%) Citrix Certification
9 4 (3.23%) CCA
9 4 (3.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 3 (2.42%) CCSA
10 3 (2.42%) CCSE
11 2 (1.61%) CCEA
11 2 (1.61%) MCP
12 1 (0.81%) CCDA
12 1 (0.81%) CCIP
12 1 (0.81%) CCSP
12 1 (0.81%) ISEB
12 1 (0.81%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.61%) SLA
System Software
1 74 (59.68%) Active Directory
2 37 (29.84%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (14.52%) Hyper-V
4 14 (11.29%) XenApp
5 13 (10.48%) KVM
5 13 (10.48%) Xen
5 13 (10.48%) XenDesktop
6 11 (8.87%) OpenSIPS
7 10 (8.06%) Terminal Services
8 6 (4.84%) XenServer
9 5 (4.03%) vSphere
10 2 (1.61%) VMware ESX
11 1 (0.81%) Oracle RAC
11 1 (0.81%) Virtual Machines
11 1 (0.81%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 12 (9.68%) SCCM
1 12 (9.68%) SCOM
2 9 (7.26%) Cobbler
2 9 (7.26%) Opscode Chef
2 9 (7.26%) Puppet
2 9 (7.26%) Tivoli
2 9 (7.26%) WSUS
3 3 (2.42%) FortiGate
4 1 (0.81%) Backup Exec
4 1 (0.81%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (0.81%) Cisco UCCX
4 1 (0.81%) NetBackup
4 1 (0.81%) vMotion
Vendors
1 80 (64.52%) Microsoft
2 66 (53.23%) Cisco
3 62 (50.00%) VMware
4 25 (20.16%) Citrix
4 25 (20.16%) Juniper
5 17 (13.71%) Avaya
6 15 (12.10%) F5
6 15 (12.10%) NetApp
7 14 (11.29%) Oracle
8 12 (9.68%) Veeam
9 10 (8.06%) HP
10 7 (5.65%) CheckPoint
11 5 (4.03%) Dell
12 3 (2.42%) Red Hat
13 2 (1.61%) Dell Compellent
13 2 (1.61%) SonicWALL
14 1 (0.81%) Civica
14 1 (0.81%) Google
14 1 (0.81%) iManage
14 1 (0.81%) Infoblox
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