The table below looks at the statistics for WAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leicester region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WAN over the 3 months to 17 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Leicestershire / Leicester
Rank 36 39 49
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +10
Permanent jobs citing WAN 26 18 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 6.34% 4.47% 1.41%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 50.98% 30.00% 6.33%
Number of salaries quoted 26 17 5
Median salary £43,000 £28,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+53.57% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,750 £24,000 £20,650
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,500 £39,000
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 Leicester region.

Communications & Networking Category
Leicester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
51 60 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 12.44% 14.89% 22.25%
Number of salaries quoted 48 51 71
Median salary £42,500 £34,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £24,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

WAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

The demand trend of job ads across the Leicester region citing WAN as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

WAN Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

WAN
Salary Trend in Leicester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WAN across the Leicester region.

WAN Salary Trend in Leicester

WAN
Salary Histogram in Leicester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WAN across the Leicester region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017.

WAN Salary Histogram in Leicester

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 17 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 Leicester region with a requirement for WAN.

1 43 (87.76%) LAN
2 35 (71.43%) Firewall
3 28 (57.14%) ITIL
4 25 (51.02%) Supplier Management
5 23 (46.94%) Windows
5 23 (46.94%) Cisco
6 21 (42.86%) Retail
7 20 (40.82%) Coaching
7 20 (40.82%) Disaster Recovery
8 18 (36.73%) Business Continuity
9 17 (34.69%) CheckPoint
10 16 (32.65%) Wireless
11 14 (28.57%) HP
11 14 (28.57%) E-Commerce
12 12 (24.49%) SonicWALL
13 11 (22.45%) VMware
13 11 (22.45%) Back Office
14 10 (20.41%) CommVault
14 10 (20.41%) MPLS
14 10 (20.41%) vSphere
14 10 (20.41%) ITIL V3
15 9 (18.37%) Service Delivery
15 9 (18.37%) Linux
16 8 (16.33%) TCP/IP
16 8 (16.33%) Dell
16 8 (16.33%) Cisco Certification
17 7 (14.29%) CCNP
17 7 (14.29%) Motorola
17 7 (14.29%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
18 6 (12.24%) Capacity Management

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester 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 3 (6.12%) SharePoint
1 3 (6.12%) Skype for Business
2 2 (4.08%) CMS
3 1 (2.04%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (6.12%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.08%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (10.20%) IaaS
2 4 (8.16%) Office 365
3 1 (2.04%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 43 (87.76%) LAN
2 35 (71.43%) Firewall
3 16 (32.65%) Wireless
4 10 (20.41%) MPLS
5 8 (16.33%) TCP/IP
6 3 (6.12%) VoIP
7 2 (4.08%) LDAP
7 2 (4.08%) Skype
8 1 (2.04%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (2.04%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.16%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.08%) Oracle Database
General
1 21 (42.86%) Retail
2 11 (22.45%) Back Office
3 4 (8.16%) Finance
4 3 (6.12%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (38.78%) Infrastructure Support
2 18 (36.73%) Analyst
3 17 (34.69%) Network Engineer
3 17 (34.69%) Support Analyst
4 14 (28.57%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 13 (26.53%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
6 11 (22.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 7 (14.29%) Windows Engineer
7 7 (14.29%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
8 6 (12.24%) 2nd Line Support
8 6 (12.24%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
8 6 (12.24%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
8 6 (12.24%) Senior Network Engineer
8 6 (12.24%) Support Engineer
9 5 (10.20%) Firewall Support
9 5 (10.20%) LAN Engineer
9 5 (10.20%) LAN/WAN Engineer
9 5 (10.20%) Network Support
9 5 (10.20%) WAN Engineer
10 4 (8.16%) SQL Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.08%) .NET
1 2 (4.08%) .NET Framework
1 2 (4.08%) HTML
1 2 (4.08%) REST
1 2 (4.08%) SOAP
1 2 (4.08%) Web Services
1 2 (4.08%) XML
1 2 (4.08%) XSLT
2 1 (2.04%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.29%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 3 (6.12%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.12%) Management Information System
3 2 (4.08%) Data Integration
3 2 (4.08%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (4.08%) N-Tier
4 1 (2.04%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 23 (46.94%) Windows
2 9 (18.37%) Linux
3 5 (10.20%) Unix
4 1 (2.04%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (57.14%) ITIL
2 25 (51.02%) Supplier Management
3 20 (40.82%) Coaching
3 20 (40.82%) Disaster Recovery
4 18 (36.73%) Business Continuity
5 14 (28.57%) E-Commerce
6 10 (20.41%) ITIL V3
7 9 (18.37%) Service Delivery
8 6 (12.24%) Capacity Management
9 5 (10.20%) Project Management
10 4 (8.16%) Continuous Improvement
11 3 (6.12%) Change Management
12 2 (4.08%) Business Intelligence
12 2 (4.08%) CRM
12 2 (4.08%) Data Modelling
12 2 (4.08%) ERP
12 2 (4.08%) Performance Optimisation
12 2 (4.08%) Quality Management
12 2 (4.08%) Risk Management
12 2 (4.08%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 6 (12.24%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (16.33%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (14.29%) CCNP
3 5 (10.20%) CCNA
4 3 (6.12%) CCIE
5 2 (4.08%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.04%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (20.41%) vSphere
2 5 (10.20%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.04%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.04%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (8.16%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 23 (46.94%) Cisco
2 17 (34.69%) CheckPoint
3 14 (28.57%) HP
4 12 (24.49%) SonicWALL
5 11 (22.45%) VMware
6 10 (20.41%) CommVault
7 8 (16.33%) Dell
8 7 (14.29%) Motorola
9 6 (12.24%) Microsoft
10 4 (8.16%) Symantec
11 3 (6.12%) F5
11 3 (6.12%) Juniper
12 2 (4.08%) Oracle
13 1 (2.04%) Google
Leicester, Leicestershire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
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Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum + car + pension + private healthcare
Posted: 6 days ago