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 20 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Wide Area Network (WAN)
East Midlands / Leicestershire
Rank 44 52 56
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +4
Permanent jobs citing WAN 31 22 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 4.78% 3.28% 2.56%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 42.47% 20.37% 13.24%
Number of salaries quoted 31 21 18
Median salary £42,500 £37,500 £30,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% +23.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £23,200
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,500 £48,250
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%

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
73 108 136
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 11.25% 16.12% 19.37%
Number of salaries quoted 69 92 119
Median salary £42,500 £37,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -1.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,183 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 20 January 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 20 January 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 0 25 £43,500 +55.35% 1
Ashby-de-la-Zouch - 1 £20,000 -
Loughborough - 1 £22,500 -
WAN
East Midlands

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 20 January 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 57 (90.48%) LAN
2 40 (63.49%) Firewall
3 33 (52.38%) Windows
4 32 (50.79%) ITIL
5 30 (47.62%) Cisco
6 26 (41.27%) Wireless
6 26 (41.27%) Supplier Management
7 22 (34.92%) Retail
8 21 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
8 21 (33.33%) Coaching
9 19 (30.16%) Business Continuity
10 17 (26.98%) CheckPoint
11 16 (25.40%) TCP/IP
11 16 (25.40%) Linux
12 15 (23.81%) E-Commerce
12 15 (23.81%) HP
13 13 (20.63%) Service Delivery
13 13 (20.63%) VoIP
13 13 (20.63%) VMware
14 12 (19.05%) SonicWALL
14 12 (19.05%) Back Office
14 12 (19.05%) Project Management
15 11 (17.46%) MPLS
15 11 (17.46%) DHCP
15 11 (17.46%) DNS
15 11 (17.46%) MS Excel
15 11 (17.46%) Unix
15 11 (17.46%) vSphere
15 11 (17.46%) ITIL V3
16 10 (15.87%) Continuous Improvement

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 (4.76%) MS Exchange
1 3 (4.76%) SharePoint
1 3 (4.76%) Skype for Business
2 2 (3.17%) CMS
3 1 (1.59%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 11 (17.46%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.76%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (9.52%) IaaS
2 5 (7.94%) Office 365
3 1 (1.59%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.59%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.59%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 57 (90.48%) LAN
2 40 (63.49%) Firewall
3 26 (41.27%) Wireless
4 16 (25.40%) TCP/IP
5 13 (20.63%) VoIP
6 11 (17.46%) DHCP
6 11 (17.46%) DNS
6 11 (17.46%) MPLS
7 7 (11.11%) Internet
8 2 (3.17%) Cisco ASA
8 2 (3.17%) LDAP
8 2 (3.17%) Skype
8 2 (3.17%) VLAN
8 2 (3.17%) Wi-Fi
9 1 (1.59%) Cisco Wireless
9 1 (1.59%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.35%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.17%) Oracle Database
General
1 22 (34.92%) Retail
2 12 (19.05%) Back Office
3 9 (14.29%) Telecoms
4 4 (6.35%) Finance
5 3 (4.76%) Electronics
6 2 (3.17%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 20 (31.75%) Analyst
1 20 (31.75%) Network Engineer
2 19 (30.16%) Infrastructure Support
3 18 (28.57%) Support Analyst
4 14 (22.22%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 13 (20.63%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
6 12 (19.05%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 11 (17.46%) Support Engineer
8 8 (12.70%) Windows Engineer
9 7 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support
9 7 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
9 7 (11.11%) IT Support
9 7 (11.11%) Senior Network Engineer
9 7 (11.11%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
10 6 (9.52%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
10 6 (9.52%) IT Engineer
11 5 (7.94%) LAN Engineer
11 5 (7.94%) LAN/WAN Engineer
11 5 (7.94%) Network Support
11 5 (7.94%) WAN Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.17%) .NET
1 2 (3.17%) .NET Framework
1 2 (3.17%) HTML
1 2 (3.17%) REST
1 2 (3.17%) SOAP
1 2 (3.17%) Web Services
1 2 (3.17%) XML
1 2 (3.17%) XSLT
2 1 (1.59%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 9 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (11.11%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 3 (4.76%) Management Information System
3 3 (4.76%) Virtual Team
4 2 (3.17%) Data Integration
4 2 (3.17%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (3.17%) iPad
4 2 (3.17%) N-Tier
5 1 (1.59%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.59%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 33 (52.38%) Windows
2 16 (25.40%) Linux
3 11 (17.46%) Unix
4 5 (7.94%) Windows Server
5 4 (6.35%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (3.17%) Windows 7
6 2 (3.17%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (1.59%) Mac OS
7 1 (1.59%) Mac OS X
7 1 (1.59%) Windows 10
7 1 (1.59%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (50.79%) ITIL
2 26 (41.27%) Supplier Management
3 21 (33.33%) Coaching
3 21 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
4 19 (30.16%) Business Continuity
5 15 (23.81%) E-Commerce
6 13 (20.63%) Service Delivery
7 12 (19.05%) Project Management
8 11 (17.46%) ITIL V3
9 10 (15.87%) Continuous Improvement
10 9 (14.29%) Change Management
11 7 (11.11%) Capacity Management
12 4 (6.35%) Mentoring
13 3 (4.76%) Asset Management
13 3 (4.76%) Budgeting and Forecasting
13 3 (4.76%) PRINCE2
13 3 (4.76%) Quality Management
13 3 (4.76%) Risk Management
14 2 (3.17%) Agile Software Development
14 2 (3.17%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (9.52%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (12.70%) CCNP
3 6 (9.52%) CCNA
4 5 (7.94%) Degree
5 4 (6.35%) CCIE
6 3 (4.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.76%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (17.46%) vSphere
2 10 (15.87%) Active Directory
3 3 (4.76%) Hyper-V
3 3 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.59%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (6.35%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 30 (47.62%) Cisco
2 17 (26.98%) CheckPoint
3 15 (23.81%) HP
4 13 (20.63%) VMware
5 12 (19.05%) SonicWALL
6 10 (15.87%) CommVault
6 10 (15.87%) Microsoft
7 8 (12.70%) Dell
8 7 (11.11%) Motorola
9 4 (6.35%) Juniper
9 4 (6.35%) Symantec
10 3 (4.76%) F5
11 2 (3.17%) Oracle
12 1 (1.59%) Apple
12 1 (1.59%) Avaya
12 1 (1.59%) Google
12 1 (1.59%) Mitel
12 1 (1.59%) ProCurve
12 1 (1.59%) ServiceNow
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