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 30 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 40 66 75
Rank change year-on-year
+26 +9
Permanent jobs citing WAN 35 11 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 4.92% 1.52% 2.60%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 39.33% 17.19% 13.61%
Number of salaries quoted 35 11 21
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +36.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,600 £20,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £55,000 £46,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
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
89 64 191
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 12.52% 8.85% 19.08%
Number of salaries quoted 79 52 158
Median salary £42,500 £40,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.93% +6.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £22,778 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 30 June 2016.

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 30 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +25 30 £42,500 -5.55%
WAN
East Midlands

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 Leicestershire region with a requirement for WAN.

1 39 (100.00%) LAN
2 29 (74.36%) ITIL
2 29 (74.36%) Firewall
3 23 (58.97%) Windows
3 23 (58.97%) Supplier Management
4 21 (53.85%) Coaching
5 20 (51.28%) Disaster Recovery
5 20 (51.28%) Business Continuity
6 19 (48.72%) Retail
7 12 (30.77%) Active Directory
8 11 (28.21%) Wireless
9 10 (25.64%) E-Commerce
10 9 (23.08%) Service Delivery
11 7 (17.95%) DHCP
11 7 (17.95%) DNS
11 7 (17.95%) Windows Server
12 6 (15.38%) Citrix
12 6 (15.38%) SLA
12 6 (15.38%) Cisco
13 5 (12.82%) Back Office
13 5 (12.82%) Microsoft
13 5 (12.82%) Exchange Server 2013
13 5 (12.82%) ITIL V3
13 5 (12.82%) IaaS
13 5 (12.82%) Hyper-V
14 4 (10.26%) Incident Management
14 4 (10.26%) Remote Desktop
14 4 (10.26%) SAN
14 4 (10.26%) VoIP
14 4 (10.26%) MS Exchange

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 5 (12.82%) Exchange Server 2013
2 4 (10.26%) MS Exchange
3 3 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (2.56%) IIS
4 1 (2.56%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.56%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (10.26%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (12.82%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 39 (100.00%) LAN
2 29 (74.36%) Firewall
3 11 (28.21%) Wireless
4 7 (17.95%) DHCP
4 7 (17.95%) DNS
5 4 (10.26%) Broadband
5 4 (10.26%) Internet
5 4 (10.26%) Remote Desktop
5 4 (10.26%) SAN
5 4 (10.26%) VoIP
6 3 (7.69%) TCP/IP
6 3 (7.69%) VPN
7 2 (5.13%) Junos
7 2 (5.13%) MPLS
7 2 (5.13%) SSL
8 1 (2.56%) FTP
8 1 (2.56%) Unified Communications
8 1 (2.56%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.56%) SQL Server
General
1 19 (48.72%) Retail
2 5 (12.82%) Back Office
3 4 (10.26%) Telecoms
4 2 (5.13%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 16 (41.03%) Analyst
2 15 (38.46%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 14 (35.90%) Support Analyst
4 13 (33.33%) Infrastructure Support
4 13 (33.33%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
5 7 (17.95%) LAN Engineer
5 7 (17.95%) LAN/WAN Engineer
5 7 (17.95%) Network Engineer
5 7 (17.95%) WAN Engineer
6 6 (15.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 5 (12.82%) Administrator
7 5 (12.82%) Windows Engineer
7 5 (12.82%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
8 3 (7.69%) Firewall Engineer
8 3 (7.69%) Technical Analyst
8 3 (7.69%) Technical Infrastructure Analyst
9 2 (5.13%) IT Administrator
9 2 (5.13%) Junior
9 2 (5.13%) Support Engineer
9 2 (5.13%) Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.13%) Client/Server
1 2 (5.13%) Data Centre
1 2 (5.13%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
1 2 (5.13%) Driving Licence
2 1 (2.56%) Clustering
2 1 (2.56%) Fat Client
2 1 (2.56%) Thin Client
2 1 (2.56%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 23 (58.97%) Windows
2 7 (17.95%) Windows Server
3 2 (5.13%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (2.56%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (2.56%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (74.36%) ITIL
2 23 (58.97%) Supplier Management
3 21 (53.85%) Coaching
4 20 (51.28%) Business Continuity
4 20 (51.28%) Disaster Recovery
5 10 (25.64%) E-Commerce
6 9 (23.08%) Service Delivery
7 5 (12.82%) ITIL V3
8 4 (10.26%) Incident Management
9 3 (7.69%) Capacity Management
9 3 (7.69%) Mobile Device Management
9 3 (7.69%) Quality Management
9 3 (7.69%) Risk Management
10 2 (5.13%) Asset Management
10 2 (5.13%) Security Patching
11 1 (2.56%) Migration
11 1 (2.56%) Network Design
11 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 6 (15.38%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (30.77%) Active Directory
2 5 (12.82%) Hyper-V
3 3 (7.69%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (5.13%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (2.56%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (2.56%) XenApp
5 1 (2.56%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (7.69%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 6 (15.38%) Cisco
1 6 (15.38%) Citrix
2 5 (12.82%) Microsoft
3 3 (7.69%) CheckPoint
3 3 (7.69%) Forcepoint
3 3 (7.69%) Google
3 3 (7.69%) LANDesk
3 3 (7.69%) SolarWinds
3 3 (7.69%) VMware
4 2 (5.13%) Dell
4 2 (5.13%) HP
4 2 (5.13%) Juniper
4 2 (5.13%) Motorola
4 2 (5.13%) SonicWALL
5 1 (2.56%) Apple
5 1 (2.56%) EMC