The first table below looks at the demand for WAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leicester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WAN over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Leicester region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 53 32 45
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +13
Permanent jobs citing WAN 25 35 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 4.16% 7.53% 0.88%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 18.94% 27.34% 6.82%
Number of salaries quoted 24 33 3
Average salary £45,000 £32,500 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+38.46% +16.07%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- -1.31%
Communications & Networking Category
Leicester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
132 128 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 21.96% 27.53% 12.98%
Number of salaries quoted 121 121 35
Average salary £42,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £27,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
WAN
Leicestershire

WAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WAN across the Leicester region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 16 April 2014.

WAN Salary Histogram in Leicester

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Leicester region citing WAN also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited WAN.

1 28 (65.12%) Cisco
2 23 (53.49%) VoIP
3 20 (46.51%) LAN
4 18 (41.86%) MPLS
5 17 (39.53%) Active Directory
5 17 (39.53%) Windows
6 16 (37.21%) Billing
6 16 (37.21%) Supplier Management
6 16 (37.21%) Incident Management
6 16 (37.21%) Change Management
7 15 (34.88%) Microsoft
8 13 (30.23%) Hyper-V
9 12 (27.91%) Clustering
9 12 (27.91%) SQL Server
10 10 (23.26%) TCP/IP
11 9 (20.93%) DNS
11 9 (20.93%) Disaster Recovery
12 7 (16.28%) MS Exchange
12 7 (16.28%) Network Load Balancing
13 6 (13.95%) MS Office
13 6 (13.95%) Firewall
13 6 (13.95%) Cisco Certification
13 6 (13.95%) CCNP
14 5 (11.63%) HP
14 5 (11.63%) Telecoms
14 5 (11.63%) MS Excel
14 5 (11.63%) VMware
14 5 (11.63%) Windows Server 2008
15 4 (9.30%) VMware Infrastructure
15 4 (9.30%) DMVPN

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Leicester region citing WAN also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited WAN. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (16.28%) MS Exchange
2 4 (9.30%) SharePoint
2 4 (9.30%) IIS
3 1 (2.33%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (2.33%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (2.33%) Lync
3 1 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 6 (13.95%) MS Office
2 5 (11.63%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.98%) IaaS
1 3 (6.98%) PaaS
2 1 (2.33%) Office 365
2 1 (2.33%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 23 (53.49%) VoIP
2 20 (46.51%) LAN
3 18 (41.86%) MPLS
4 10 (23.26%) TCP/IP
5 9 (20.93%) DNS
6 6 (13.95%) Firewall
7 4 (9.30%) DMVPN
7 4 (9.30%) EIGRP
8 3 (6.98%) SAN
8 3 (6.98%) VPN
8 3 (6.98%) Cisco IOS
9 2 (4.65%) Wi-Fi
9 2 (4.65%) Wireless
9 2 (4.65%) Internet
10 1 (2.33%) SMTP
10 1 (2.33%) DHCP
10 1 (2.33%) HTTP
10 1 (2.33%) SSH
10 1 (2.33%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (27.91%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.98%) RDBMS
2 3 (6.98%) Oracle Database
2 3 (6.98%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (6.98%) Visual Studio
1 3 (6.98%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 3 (6.98%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 16 (37.21%) Billing
2 5 (11.63%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.33%) Law
Job Titles
1 17 (39.53%) Team Leader
2 11 (25.58%) Network Team Leader
3 7 (16.28%) Network Engineer
3 7 (16.28%) Senior Network Engineer
4 3 (6.98%) Administrator
4 3 (6.98%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (4.65%) Senior Wintel Engineer
5 2 (4.65%) IT Support
5 2 (4.65%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (4.65%) Desktop Technician
5 2 (4.65%) Senior Technician
5 2 (4.65%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (4.65%) Wintel Engineer
5 2 (4.65%) Senior Desktop Support
5 2 (4.65%) Senior Desktop Support Technician
5 2 (4.65%) Windows Server Engineer
5 2 (4.65%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (4.65%) Desktop Support Technician
5 2 (4.65%) Server Engineer
5 2 (4.65%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.65%) XMPP
1 2 (4.65%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 12 (27.91%) Clustering
2 3 (6.98%) iPhone
3 2 (4.65%) Fat Client
3 2 (4.65%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 17 (39.53%) Windows
2 5 (11.63%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (6.98%) UNIX
3 3 (6.98%) HPUX
3 3 (6.98%) Linux
3 3 (6.98%) Windows 2000
4 2 (4.65%) Windows 7
4 2 (4.65%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (4.65%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (2.33%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (37.21%) Supplier Management
1 16 (37.21%) Incident Management
1 16 (37.21%) Change Management
2 9 (20.93%) Disaster Recovery
3 7 (16.28%) Network Load Balancing
4 4 (9.30%) Network Design
4 4 (9.30%) Network Planning
4 4 (9.30%) ITIL
5 3 (6.98%) High Availability
6 2 (4.65%) Migration
7 1 (2.33%) MOF
7 1 (2.33%) DNA
7 1 (2.33%) CRM
7 1 (2.33%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.98%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (13.95%) Cisco Certification
1 6 (13.95%) CCNP
2 4 (9.30%) CCIE
2 4 (9.30%) MCSE
2 4 (9.30%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (4.65%) MCITP
3 2 (4.65%) Degree
3 2 (4.65%) MCTS
3 2 (4.65%) MCP
4 1 (2.33%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.33%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (39.53%) Active Directory
2 13 (30.23%) Hyper-V
3 4 (9.30%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (4.65%) XenApp
4 2 (4.65%) XenDesktop
5 1 (2.33%) ISA Server
5 1 (2.33%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 1 (2.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 28 (65.12%) Cisco
2 15 (34.88%) Microsoft
3 5 (11.63%) HP
3 5 (11.63%) VMware
4 3 (6.98%) Apple
4 3 (6.98%) Oracle
5 2 (4.65%) Dell
5 2 (4.65%) Citrix
6 1 (2.33%) NetApp
6 1 (2.33%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (2.33%) SAP
6 1 (2.33%) IronPort
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