The table below looks at the statistics for WAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WAN over the 3 months to 23 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Wide Area Network (WAN)
East Midlands / Leicestershire
Rank 66 71 68
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -3
Permanent jobs citing WAN 14 6 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 2.01% 0.83% 1.56%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 28.00% 5.36% 7.33%
Number of salaries quoted 13 6 11
Median salary £39,000 £45,750 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-14.75% +66.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £30,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £46,500 £37,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%

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
50 112 150
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 7.19% 15.49% 21.31%
Number of salaries quoted 46 95 136
Median salary £37,500 £45,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +16.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £34,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%

WAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

The demand trend of job ads across the Leicestershire region citing WAN as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 23 February 2017.

WAN Salary Histogram in Leicestershire

WAN
Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WAN within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 23 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicester -3 10 £44,317 -4.69% 2
Ashby-de-la-Zouch - 1 £20,000 -
Coalville - 1 £32,500 -
WAN
East Midlands

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 23 February 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 Leicestershire region with a requirement for WAN.

1 43 (87.76%) LAN
2 34 (69.39%) Firewall
3 23 (46.94%) Cisco
3 23 (46.94%) ITIL
4 19 (38.78%) Supplier Management
5 18 (36.73%) Windows
6 17 (34.69%) Wireless
6 17 (34.69%) CheckPoint
7 15 (30.61%) HP
7 15 (30.61%) E-Commerce
7 15 (30.61%) Retail
8 14 (28.57%) Coaching
8 14 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
9 13 (26.53%) VMware
10 12 (24.49%) Business Continuity
10 12 (24.49%) SonicWALL
10 12 (24.49%) Back Office
10 12 (24.49%) TCP/IP
11 11 (22.45%) MPLS
11 11 (22.45%) Cisco Certification
11 11 (22.45%) vSphere
11 11 (22.45%) ITIL V3
12 10 (20.41%) CommVault
12 10 (20.41%) Service Delivery
13 9 (18.37%) Active Directory
14 8 (16.33%) Dell
14 8 (16.33%) CCNP
14 8 (16.33%) CCNA
15 7 (14.29%) Microsoft
15 7 (14.29%) VoIP

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire 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%) MS Exchange
1 3 (6.12%) SharePoint
1 3 (6.12%) Skype for Business
2 2 (4.08%) CMS
3 1 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 3 (6.12%) MS Excel
1 3 (6.12%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (12.24%) IaaS
2 5 (10.20%) Office 365
3 1 (2.04%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.04%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 43 (87.76%) LAN
2 34 (69.39%) Firewall
3 17 (34.69%) Wireless
4 12 (24.49%) TCP/IP
5 11 (22.45%) MPLS
6 7 (14.29%) VoIP
7 6 (12.24%) DHCP
7 6 (12.24%) DNS
8 3 (6.12%) VLAN
9 2 (4.08%) Cisco ASA
9 2 (4.08%) Internet
9 2 (4.08%) LDAP
9 2 (4.08%) Skype
9 2 (4.08%) Wi-Fi
10 1 (2.04%) Cisco Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.16%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.08%) Oracle Database
General
1 15 (30.61%) Retail
2 12 (24.49%) Back Office
3 4 (8.16%) Finance
4 2 (4.08%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.04%) Electronics
5 1 (2.04%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 21 (42.86%) Network Engineer
2 17 (34.69%) Analyst
3 15 (30.61%) Infrastructure Support
3 15 (30.61%) Support Analyst
4 11 (22.45%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 10 (20.41%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
6 8 (16.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 7 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support
7 7 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
7 7 (14.29%) Senior Network Engineer
7 7 (14.29%) Support Engineer
8 5 (10.20%) Firewall Support
8 5 (10.20%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
8 5 (10.20%) Network Support
9 4 (8.16%) Cisco Engineer
9 4 (8.16%) Cisco Network Engineer
9 4 (8.16%) Firewall Engineer
9 4 (8.16%) Linux Support
9 4 (8.16%) Network Support Engineer
9 4 (8.16%) Windows Support 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 2 (4.08%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (4.08%) iPad
2 2 (4.08%) N-Tier
3 1 (2.04%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.04%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 18 (36.73%) Windows
2 7 (14.29%) Linux
3 4 (8.16%) Windows Server
4 3 (6.12%) Unix
4 3 (6.12%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (2.04%) Mac OS
5 1 (2.04%) Mac OS X
5 1 (2.04%) Windows 10
5 1 (2.04%) Windows 7
5 1 (2.04%) Windows 8
5 1 (2.04%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (46.94%) ITIL
2 19 (38.78%) Supplier Management
3 15 (30.61%) E-Commerce
4 14 (28.57%) Coaching
4 14 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
5 12 (24.49%) Business Continuity
6 11 (22.45%) ITIL V3
7 10 (20.41%) Service Delivery
8 7 (14.29%) Capacity Management
9 4 (8.16%) Project Management
10 3 (6.12%) Quality Management
10 3 (6.12%) Risk Management
11 2 (4.08%) Agile Software Development
11 2 (4.08%) Business Intelligence
11 2 (4.08%) Content Management
11 2 (4.08%) CRM
11 2 (4.08%) Data Integration
11 2 (4.08%) Data Modelling
11 2 (4.08%) ERP
11 2 (4.08%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 6 (12.24%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (22.45%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (16.33%) CCNA
2 8 (16.33%) CCNP
3 4 (8.16%) CCIE
4 2 (4.08%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.12%) SLA
2 1 (2.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 11 (22.45%) vSphere
2 9 (18.37%) Active Directory
3 3 (6.12%) Hyper-V
3 3 (6.12%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (2.04%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (8.16%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 23 (46.94%) Cisco
2 17 (34.69%) CheckPoint
3 15 (30.61%) HP
4 13 (26.53%) VMware
5 12 (24.49%) SonicWALL
6 10 (20.41%) CommVault
7 8 (16.33%) Dell
8 7 (14.29%) Microsoft
8 7 (14.29%) Motorola
9 4 (8.16%) Juniper
9 4 (8.16%) Symantec
10 3 (6.12%) F5
11 2 (4.08%) Oracle
12 1 (2.04%) Apple
12 1 (2.04%) Avaya
12 1 (2.04%) Google
12 1 (2.04%) Mitel
12 1 (2.04%) ProCurve
12 1 (2.04%) ServiceNow
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