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 23 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 30 54 56
Rank change year-on-year
+24 +2
Permanent jobs citing WAN 33 6 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 7.99% 1.42% 2.91%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 50.00% 13.95% 14.68%
Number of salaries quoted 33 6 13
Median salary £42,500 £50,000 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% +51.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,800 £43,500 £23,200
10% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £56,250 £46,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
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
66 43 109
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 15.98% 10.19% 19.85%
Number of salaries quoted 61 29 90
Median salary £42,500 £42,000 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% -8.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £62,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 23 July 2016.

WAN Salary Histogram in Leicester

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 39 (100.00%) LAN
2 34 (87.18%) Firewall
3 33 (84.62%) ITIL
4 29 (74.36%) Supplier Management
4 29 (74.36%) Coaching
5 26 (66.67%) Windows
6 25 (64.10%) Disaster Recovery
6 25 (64.10%) Business Continuity
7 24 (61.54%) Retail
8 9 (23.08%) Wireless
9 8 (20.51%) Active Directory
9 8 (20.51%) E-Commerce
10 7 (17.95%) Service Delivery
11 5 (12.82%) DNS
11 5 (12.82%) DHCP
12 4 (10.26%) SLA
12 4 (10.26%) VoIP
12 4 (10.26%) MS Office
12 4 (10.26%) Broadband
12 4 (10.26%) MCSA
12 4 (10.26%) MCP
12 4 (10.26%) Microsoft Certification
12 4 (10.26%) Internet
12 4 (10.26%) Citrix
12 4 (10.26%) Microsoft
12 4 (10.26%) Telecoms
12 4 (10.26%) Hyper-V
12 4 (10.26%) Incident Management
12 4 (10.26%) Exchange Server 2013
12 4 (10.26%) Remote Desktop

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 (10.26%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (2.56%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (10.26%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.69%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 39 (100.00%) LAN
2 34 (87.18%) Firewall
3 9 (23.08%) Wireless
4 5 (12.82%) DHCP
4 5 (12.82%) DNS
5 4 (10.26%) Broadband
5 4 (10.26%) Internet
5 4 (10.26%) Remote Desktop
5 4 (10.26%) VoIP
6 3 (7.69%) SAN
7 2 (5.13%) Junos
8 1 (2.56%) FTP
8 1 (2.56%) TCP/IP
8 1 (2.56%) Unified Communications
8 1 (2.56%) VPN
8 1 (2.56%) Wi-Fi
General
1 24 (61.54%) Retail
2 4 (10.26%) Telecoms
3 3 (7.69%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 17 (43.59%) Analyst
1 17 (43.59%) Infrastructure Analyst
1 17 (43.59%) Infrastructure Support
2 15 (38.46%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
2 15 (38.46%) Support Analyst
3 8 (20.51%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 8 (20.51%) LAN Engineer
3 8 (20.51%) LAN/WAN Engineer
3 8 (20.51%) WAN Engineer
3 8 (20.51%) Windows Engineer
3 8 (20.51%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
4 7 (17.95%) Network Engineer
5 4 (10.26%) Administrator
5 4 (10.26%) Support Engineer
6 3 (7.69%) Firewall Engineer
7 2 (5.13%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (5.13%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 2 (5.13%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
7 2 (5.13%) IT Engineer
7 2 (5.13%) Windows Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.56%) Fat Client
1 1 (2.56%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 26 (66.67%) Windows
2 4 (10.26%) Windows Server
3 1 (2.56%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (2.56%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (84.62%) ITIL
2 29 (74.36%) Coaching
2 29 (74.36%) Supplier Management
3 25 (64.10%) Business Continuity
3 25 (64.10%) Disaster Recovery
4 8 (20.51%) E-Commerce
5 7 (17.95%) Service Delivery
6 4 (10.26%) Incident Management
7 3 (7.69%) Capacity Management
7 3 (7.69%) ITIL V3
7 3 (7.69%) Mobile Device Management
7 3 (7.69%) Quality Management
7 3 (7.69%) Risk Management
8 2 (5.13%) Security Patching
9 1 (2.56%) Migration
9 1 (2.56%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.13%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (10.26%) MCP
1 4 (10.26%) MCSA
1 4 (10.26%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.56%) CCNA
2 1 (2.56%) CCNP
2 1 (2.56%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.26%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (20.51%) Active Directory
2 4 (10.26%) Hyper-V
3 3 (7.69%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (2.56%) XenApp
4 1 (2.56%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (7.69%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 4 (10.26%) Citrix
1 4 (10.26%) Microsoft
2 3 (7.69%) Cisco
2 3 (7.69%) Forcepoint
2 3 (7.69%) Google
2 3 (7.69%) LANDesk
2 3 (7.69%) SolarWinds
3 2 (5.13%) Juniper
4 1 (2.56%) Apple
4 1 (2.56%) CheckPoint
4 1 (2.56%) VMware