The table below looks at the statistics for WAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WAN over the 3 months to 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 60 62 62
Rank change year-on-year
+2 0
Permanent jobs citing WAN 14 29 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 1.95% 3.03% 3.27%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 16.87% 16.67% 15.65%
Number of salaries quoted 14 26 20
Average salary £42,500 £38,250 £27,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +41.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,800 £30,250 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £46,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -
WAN
East Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Leicestershire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Leicestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
83 174 147
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 11.58% 18.18% 20.88%
Number of salaries quoted 73 147 140
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,550 £30,900 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

WAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WAN across the Leicestershire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

WAN Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

WAN
Salary Trend in Leicestershire

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

WAN Salary Trend in Leicestershire

WAN
Salary Histogram in Leicestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WAN across the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 28 May 2015.

WAN Salary Histogram in Leicestershire

WAN
Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WAN within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 28 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicester -5 7 £42,500 +10.38% 2
Lutterworth - 3 £30,500 -
Hinckley - 2 £37,000 -
Coalville - 1 £20,000 -
WAN
East Midlands

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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 19 (82.61%) LAN
2 18 (78.26%) Windows
3 11 (47.83%) Active Directory
4 9 (39.13%) Microsoft
4 9 (39.13%) Firewall
4 9 (39.13%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (34.78%) TCP/IP
5 8 (34.78%) DNS
5 8 (34.78%) MS Excel
6 7 (30.43%) Telecoms
6 7 (30.43%) Finance
7 6 (26.09%) VMware
7 6 (26.09%) VoIP
7 6 (26.09%) MS Office
7 6 (26.09%) VMware Infrastructure
7 6 (26.09%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (21.74%) Hyper-V
8 5 (21.74%) SQL
8 5 (21.74%) Cisco
9 4 (17.39%) Clustering
9 4 (17.39%) Wireless
9 4 (17.39%) MS Exchange
9 4 (17.39%) Citrix
9 4 (17.39%) Cisco Certification
9 4 (17.39%) ITIL
9 4 (17.39%) Solaris
9 4 (17.39%) Network Load Balancing
10 3 (13.04%) WSUS
10 3 (13.04%) Fat Client
10 3 (13.04%) Linux

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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 4 (17.39%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (4.35%) SharePoint Server
2 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (4.35%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (34.78%) MS Excel
2 6 (26.09%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 19 (82.61%) LAN
2 9 (39.13%) Firewall
3 8 (34.78%) TCP/IP
3 8 (34.78%) DNS
4 6 (26.09%) VoIP
5 4 (17.39%) Wireless
6 3 (13.04%) VPN
6 3 (13.04%) Internet
7 2 (8.70%) BGP
7 2 (8.70%) DHCP
7 2 (8.70%) PBX
8 1 (4.35%) Structured Cabling
8 1 (4.35%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (4.35%) VLAN
8 1 (4.35%) IP Telephony
8 1 (4.35%) SSH
8 1 (4.35%) Cisco PIX
8 1 (4.35%) Network Security
8 1 (4.35%) FTP
8 1 (4.35%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.04%) SQL Server
General
1 7 (30.43%) Telecoms
1 7 (30.43%) Finance
2 2 (8.70%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (8.70%) Manufacturing
2 2 (8.70%) Retail
3 1 (4.35%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 5 (21.74%) Analyst
1 5 (21.74%) Support Engineer
2 4 (17.39%) IT Manager
2 4 (17.39%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (17.39%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 3 (13.04%) Support Analyst
3 3 (13.04%) Technical Support
4 2 (8.70%) Project Manager
4 2 (8.70%) 1st Line Support
4 2 (8.70%) Applications Support
4 2 (8.70%) Network Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Senior Manager
4 2 (8.70%) Service Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) Senior Project Manager
4 2 (8.70%) Applications Support Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) Service Desk Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Senior Network Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Desktop Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Technical Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Cisco Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (17.39%) Clustering
2 3 (13.04%) Fat Client
2 3 (13.04%) Thin Client
3 2 (8.70%) Management Information System
3 2 (8.70%) Smartphone
3 2 (8.70%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (8.70%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 18 (78.26%) Windows
2 9 (39.13%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (26.09%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (17.39%) Solaris
5 3 (13.04%) Linux
5 3 (13.04%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (4.35%) Windows 2000 Server
6 1 (4.35%) Windows 7
6 1 (4.35%) Apple iOS
6 1 (4.35%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (17.39%) ITIL
1 4 (17.39%) Network Load Balancing
2 3 (13.04%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (8.70%) Project Management
3 2 (8.70%) Change Management
3 2 (8.70%) ERP
3 2 (8.70%) Server Monitoring
3 2 (8.70%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (4.35%) Server Building
4 1 (4.35%) SIEM
4 1 (4.35%) Change Control
4 1 (4.35%) Load Balancing
4 1 (4.35%) Migration
4 1 (4.35%) Business Continuity
4 1 (4.35%) Programme Management
4 1 (4.35%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (21.74%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (17.39%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (13.04%) CCNP
2 3 (13.04%) CCNA
3 1 (4.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (4.35%) MCSE
3 1 (4.35%) MCSA
3 1 (4.35%) CCDP
3 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.04%) SLA
2 1 (4.35%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 11 (47.83%) Active Directory
2 6 (26.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (21.74%) Hyper-V
4 2 (8.70%) XenApp
5 1 (4.35%) XenDesktop
5 1 (4.35%) vSphere
5 1 (4.35%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (13.04%) WSUS
2 1 (4.35%) AirWatch
2 1 (4.35%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (39.13%) Microsoft
2 6 (26.09%) VMware
3 5 (21.74%) Cisco
4 4 (17.39%) Citrix
5 2 (8.70%) Dell
6 1 (4.35%) LANDesk
6 1 (4.35%) IronPort
6 1 (4.35%) NetApp
6 1 (4.35%) Apple
6 1 (4.35%) HP
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