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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 51 68 77
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +9
Permanent jobs citing WAN 20 15 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 2.89% 1.75% 1.16%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 23.26% 10.27% 7.69%
Number of salaries quoted 15 13 8
Average salary £32,000 £24,500 £28,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.61% -14.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £22,550 £21,450
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £42,000 £44,250
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +6.66%
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
86 146 104
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 12.41% 17.08% 15.07%
Number of salaries quoted 64 128 101
Average salary £32,000 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.66% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,350 £24,000 £26,200
10% offered a salary of more than £47,350 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 31 August 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 31 August 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 +8 15 £41,000 +67.34% 3
Coalville - 2 £25,500 -
WAN
East Midlands

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 30 (90.91%) LAN
2 19 (57.58%) Windows
3 14 (42.42%) ITIL
3 14 (42.42%) Firewall
4 13 (39.39%) Active Directory
5 11 (33.33%) Microsoft
6 10 (30.30%) Cisco Certification
6 10 (30.30%) Finance
7 9 (27.27%) Cisco
7 9 (27.27%) VoIP
8 8 (24.24%) MS Excel
9 7 (21.21%) VPN
9 7 (21.21%) CCNP
9 7 (21.21%) CCNA
9 7 (21.21%) Project Management
9 7 (21.21%) Telecoms
9 7 (21.21%) Windows Server 2008
9 7 (21.21%) Windows Server 2012
10 6 (18.18%) Cisco ASA
10 6 (18.18%) BGP
10 6 (18.18%) SAN
10 6 (18.18%) Linux
11 5 (15.15%) MS Office
11 5 (15.15%) Oracle
11 5 (15.15%) TCP/IP
11 5 (15.15%) Change Management
11 5 (15.15%) OSPF
11 5 (15.15%) Windows 7
11 5 (15.15%) VMware
12 4 (12.12%) Programme Management

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 3 (9.09%) MS Exchange
1 3 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 8 (24.24%) MS Excel
2 5 (15.15%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.09%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 30 (90.91%) LAN
2 14 (42.42%) Firewall
3 9 (27.27%) VoIP
4 7 (21.21%) VPN
5 6 (18.18%) SAN
5 6 (18.18%) BGP
5 6 (18.18%) Cisco ASA
6 5 (15.15%) TCP/IP
6 5 (15.15%) OSPF
7 4 (12.12%) Internet
8 3 (9.09%) EIGRP
8 3 (9.09%) Wireless
8 3 (9.09%) IP Telephony
8 3 (9.09%) Cisco IOS
8 3 (9.09%) Structured Cabling
9 2 (6.06%) Cisco PIX
9 2 (6.06%) Network Security
9 2 (6.06%) MPLS
9 2 (6.06%) PBX
10 1 (3.03%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.09%) MySQL
1 3 (9.09%) SQL Server
1 3 (9.09%) RDBMS
1 3 (9.09%) Relational Database
2 2 (6.06%) Oracle Reports
General
1 10 (30.30%) Finance
2 7 (21.21%) Telecoms
3 2 (6.06%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (3.03%) Automotive
4 1 (3.03%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (18.18%) Analyst
2 5 (15.15%) Network Engineer
2 5 (15.15%) Senior Manager
2 5 (15.15%) Senior Project Manager
2 5 (15.15%) Project Manager
3 4 (12.12%) Network Specialist
3 4 (12.12%) IT Manager
4 3 (9.09%) Consultant
4 3 (9.09%) 1st Line Support
4 3 (9.09%) Support Analyst
4 3 (9.09%) Service Desk Analyst
4 3 (9.09%) IT Support Analyst
4 3 (9.09%) Technical Consultant
4 3 (9.09%) Service Analyst
4 3 (9.09%) IT Support
5 2 (6.06%) Delivery Manager
5 2 (6.06%) Services Delivery Manager
5 2 (6.06%) Service Manager
6 1 (3.03%) Infrastructure Manager
6 1 (3.03%) Technical Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.09%) Smartphone
1 3 (9.09%) Data Integration
1 3 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (9.09%) Data Centre
2 2 (6.06%) Fat Client
2 2 (6.06%) Thin Client
2 2 (6.06%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 19 (57.58%) Windows
2 7 (21.21%) Windows Server 2008
2 7 (21.21%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (18.18%) Linux
4 5 (15.15%) Windows 7
5 4 (12.12%) Solaris
6 3 (9.09%) Windows 8
6 3 (9.09%) CentOS
7 2 (6.06%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (42.42%) ITIL
2 7 (21.21%) Project Management
3 5 (15.15%) Change Management
4 4 (12.12%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (12.12%) Programme Management
4 4 (12.12%) Problem Management
5 3 (9.09%) Incident Management
5 3 (9.09%) Network Monitoring
6 2 (6.06%) Server Monitoring
6 2 (6.06%) Line Management
6 2 (6.06%) SIEM
6 2 (6.06%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (6.06%) Load Balancing
6 2 (6.06%) Service Management
6 2 (6.06%) Service Delivery
7 1 (3.03%) Configuration Management
7 1 (3.03%) Risk Management
7 1 (3.03%) Migration
7 1 (3.03%) Time Management
7 1 (3.03%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (12.12%) SQL
2 3 (9.09%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 10 (30.30%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (21.21%) CCNP
2 7 (21.21%) CCNA
3 3 (9.09%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (6.06%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (6.06%) MCP
4 2 (6.06%) Degree
5 1 (3.03%) MCSE
5 1 (3.03%) MCSA
5 1 (3.03%) CCDP
5 1 (3.03%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.06%) SLA
1 2 (6.06%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 13 (39.39%) Active Directory
2 3 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.03%) vSphere
3 1 (3.03%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (6.06%) WSUS
1 2 (6.06%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 11 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 9 (27.27%) Cisco
3 5 (15.15%) Oracle
3 5 (15.15%) VMware
4 3 (9.09%) NetApp
4 3 (9.09%) Red Hat
4 3 (9.09%) SolarWinds
5 2 (6.06%) Citrix
5 2 (6.06%) IronPort
5 2 (6.06%) ProCurve
5 2 (6.06%) NEC
5 2 (6.06%) HP
6 1 (3.03%) Dell
6 1 (3.03%) Google
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