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

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 42 58 51
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -7
Permanent jobs citing WAN 9 8 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 2.83% 1.83% 4.83%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 23.08% 12.50% 22.95%
Number of salaries quoted 9 8 26
Median salary £32,500 £42,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-23.52% +8.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £34,350 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £48,000 £46,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £41,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +10.66%
WAN
Leicestershire

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
39 64 122
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 12.26% 14.61% 21.03%
Number of salaries quoted 26 55 111
Median salary £32,500 £40,500 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-19.75% -1.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £26,800 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £60,000 £50,000
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 5 May 2016.

WAN Salary Histogram in Leicester

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 5 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 Leicester region with a requirement for WAN.

1 20 (100.00%) LAN
2 10 (50.00%) ITIL
2 10 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 9 (45.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (45.00%) MS Office
3 9 (45.00%) Hyper-V
4 8 (40.00%) DNS
4 8 (40.00%) VoIP
4 8 (40.00%) DHCP
4 8 (40.00%) MCP
4 8 (40.00%) Active Directory
5 7 (35.00%) MCSA
5 7 (35.00%) Broadband
5 7 (35.00%) Internet
5 7 (35.00%) Telecoms
5 7 (35.00%) Incident Management
5 7 (35.00%) Remote Desktop
6 6 (30.00%) Firewall
6 6 (30.00%) Cisco
7 5 (25.00%) Wireless
7 5 (25.00%) Junos
8 4 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
8 4 (20.00%) Windows Server
8 4 (20.00%) TCP/IP
8 4 (20.00%) E-Commerce
8 4 (20.00%) Windows
9 3 (15.00%) MS Excel
9 3 (15.00%) SLA
9 3 (15.00%) Citrix
9 3 (15.00%) Cisco Certification

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 4 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 3 (15.00%) Skype for Business
3 2 (10.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 9 (45.00%) MS Office
2 3 (15.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.00%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (100.00%) LAN
2 8 (40.00%) DHCP
2 8 (40.00%) DNS
2 8 (40.00%) VoIP
3 7 (35.00%) Broadband
3 7 (35.00%) Internet
3 7 (35.00%) Remote Desktop
4 6 (30.00%) Firewall
5 5 (25.00%) Junos
5 5 (25.00%) Wireless
6 4 (20.00%) TCP/IP
7 2 (10.00%) Skype
7 2 (10.00%) WebEx
8 1 (5.00%) FTP
8 1 (5.00%) MPLS
8 1 (5.00%) NAS
8 1 (5.00%) Network Security
8 1 (5.00%) OSPF
8 1 (5.00%) SAN
General
1 7 (35.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (15.00%) Back Office
3 2 (10.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (25.00%) Network Engineer
2 4 (20.00%) Administrator
2 4 (20.00%) Support Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) 2nd Line Support
3 3 (15.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) Analyst
3 3 (15.00%) Hyper-V Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) Senior Network Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) Windows Server Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) Windows Server Support
4 2 (10.00%) Consultant
4 2 (10.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) IT Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Junior
4 2 (10.00%) Junior IT Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Support Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (10.00%) Technical Consultant
4 2 (10.00%) Technical Infrastructure Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (10.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.00%) Blackberry
2 1 (5.00%) Fat Client
2 1 (5.00%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 4 (20.00%) Windows
1 4 (20.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (15.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (10.00%) Windows 10
4 1 (5.00%) Apple iOS
4 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (50.00%) ITIL
2 7 (35.00%) Incident Management
3 4 (20.00%) E-Commerce
4 3 (15.00%) Business Continuity
4 3 (15.00%) Capacity Management
4 3 (15.00%) Coaching
4 3 (15.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (15.00%) ITIL V3
4 3 (15.00%) Project Management
4 3 (15.00%) Quality Management
4 3 (15.00%) Risk Management
4 3 (15.00%) Service Delivery
4 3 (15.00%) Supplier Management
5 2 (10.00%) Infrastructure Management
5 2 (10.00%) Presales
5 2 (10.00%) PRINCE2
6 1 (5.00%) Computer Security
6 1 (5.00%) Migration
6 1 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 9 (45.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (40.00%) MCP
3 7 (35.00%) MCSA
4 3 (15.00%) CCNA
4 3 (15.00%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (10.00%) MCSE
6 1 (5.00%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.00%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (45.00%) Hyper-V
2 8 (40.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (5.00%) XenApp
4 1 (5.00%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 10 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (30.00%) Cisco
3 3 (15.00%) Avaya
3 3 (15.00%) Citrix
4 2 (10.00%) Juniper
4 2 (10.00%) VMware
5 1 (5.00%) Apple
5 1 (5.00%) CheckPoint
5 1 (5.00%) Extreme Networks
5 1 (5.00%) F5
5 1 (5.00%) HP
5 1 (5.00%) Mitel