The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Leicestershire region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 68 33 59
Rank change year-on-year
-35 +26
Permanent jobs citing WAN 28 48 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 2.88% 6.44% 1.76%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 16.87% 29.81% 12.63%
Number of salaries quoted 27 44 8
Average salary £42,500 £32,500 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.76% +12.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,000 £26,400
10% offered a salary of more than £45,400 £47,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- -1.31%
Communications & Networking Category
Leicestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
166 161 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 17.06% 21.61% 13.97%
Number of salaries quoted 152 146 77
Average salary £40,500 £35,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.71% +1.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £42,300
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
WAN
East Midlands

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 16 April 2014.

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 16 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Leicester -21 25 £45,000 +38.46% 1
Hinckley - 3 £37,500 -
WAN
East Midlands

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 34 (59.65%) Cisco
2 33 (57.89%) LAN
3 25 (43.86%) Windows
3 25 (43.86%) Microsoft
3 25 (43.86%) Active Directory
4 23 (40.35%) VoIP
5 19 (33.33%) MPLS
6 18 (31.58%) MS Exchange
6 18 (31.58%) SQL Server
7 17 (29.82%) Supplier Management
7 17 (29.82%) Hyper-V
8 16 (28.07%) Incident Management
8 16 (28.07%) Billing
8 16 (28.07%) Clustering
8 16 (28.07%) Change Management
9 14 (24.56%) TCP/IP
10 13 (22.81%) DNS
11 12 (21.05%) Firewall
12 11 (19.30%) HP
12 11 (19.30%) MS Excel
13 10 (17.54%) ITIL
13 10 (17.54%) Windows Server 2008
14 9 (15.79%) Disaster Recovery
15 8 (14.04%) Dell
15 8 (14.04%) Cisco Certification
15 8 (14.04%) CCNP
16 7 (12.28%) Microsoft Certification
16 7 (12.28%) SQL
16 7 (12.28%) MS Office
16 7 (12.28%) MCSE

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 18 (31.58%) MS Exchange
2 5 (8.77%) SharePoint
3 4 (7.02%) Exchange Server 2007
3 4 (7.02%) IIS
4 3 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (3.51%) Lync
5 2 (3.51%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (1.75%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (1.75%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (1.75%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 11 (19.30%) MS Excel
2 7 (12.28%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.75%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.26%) IaaS
1 3 (5.26%) PaaS
2 1 (1.75%) Office 365
2 1 (1.75%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 33 (57.89%) LAN
2 23 (40.35%) VoIP
3 19 (33.33%) MPLS
4 14 (24.56%) TCP/IP
5 13 (22.81%) DNS
6 12 (21.05%) Firewall
7 5 (8.77%) SAN
7 5 (8.77%) Wi-Fi
8 4 (7.02%) Internet
8 4 (7.02%) EIGRP
8 4 (7.02%) DMVPN
9 3 (5.26%) VPN
9 3 (5.26%) Wireless
9 3 (5.26%) Cisco IOS
10 2 (3.51%) DHCP
11 1 (1.75%) BGP
11 1 (1.75%) SMTP
11 1 (1.75%) HTTP
11 1 (1.75%) SSH
11 1 (1.75%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (31.58%) SQL Server
2 4 (7.02%) Relational Database
3 3 (5.26%) Oracle Database
3 3 (5.26%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (5.26%) RDBMS
3 3 (5.26%) MySQL
3 3 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (5.26%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (5.26%) Visual Studio
1 3 (5.26%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 16 (28.07%) Billing
2 7 (12.28%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.75%) Law
3 1 (1.75%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 17 (29.82%) Team Leader
2 11 (19.30%) Network Team Leader
3 8 (14.04%) Network Engineer
3 8 (14.04%) Senior Network Engineer
4 4 (7.02%) 3rd Line Support
5 3 (5.26%) IT Support
5 3 (5.26%) Analyst
5 3 (5.26%) Systems Administrator
5 3 (5.26%) Support Engineer
5 3 (5.26%) Administrator
5 3 (5.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (5.26%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (5.26%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 2 (3.51%) Wintel Engineer
6 2 (3.51%) Senior Desktop Support
6 2 (3.51%) Senior Desktop Support Technician
6 2 (3.51%) Windows Server Engineer
6 2 (3.51%) Desktop Support Technician
6 2 (3.51%) Server Engineer
6 2 (3.51%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.51%) XMPP
1 2 (3.51%) WAP
2 1 (1.75%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 16 (28.07%) Clustering
2 3 (5.26%) iPhone
3 2 (3.51%) Fat Client
3 2 (3.51%) Thin Client
4 1 (1.75%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.75%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.75%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 25 (43.86%) Windows
2 10 (17.54%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (10.53%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (8.77%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (8.77%) Linux
5 3 (5.26%) Windows 7
5 3 (5.26%) Windows 2000
5 3 (5.26%) HPUX
5 3 (5.26%) UNIX
6 1 (1.75%) Windows 8
6 1 (1.75%) Windows XP
6 1 (1.75%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (29.82%) Supplier Management
2 16 (28.07%) Incident Management
2 16 (28.07%) Change Management
3 10 (17.54%) ITIL
4 9 (15.79%) Disaster Recovery
5 7 (12.28%) Network Load Balancing
6 6 (10.53%) High Availability
7 5 (8.77%) E-Commerce
8 4 (7.02%) Network Design
8 4 (7.02%) Network Planning
9 2 (3.51%) Migration
9 2 (3.51%) Change Control
10 1 (1.75%) Product Management
10 1 (1.75%) MOF
10 1 (1.75%) PRINCE
10 1 (1.75%) PRINCE2
10 1 (1.75%) CRM
10 1 (1.75%) ERP
10 1 (1.75%) DNA
10 1 (1.75%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 7 (12.28%) SQL
2 2 (3.51%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (14.04%) Cisco Certification
1 8 (14.04%) CCNP
2 7 (12.28%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (12.28%) MCSE
3 6 (10.53%) CCIE
4 5 (8.77%) MCITP
4 5 (8.77%) MCTS
5 3 (5.26%) Degree
6 2 (3.51%) MCP
6 2 (3.51%) CCNA
7 1 (1.75%) CCDA
7 1 (1.75%) CCDP
7 1 (1.75%) CCIP
7 1 (1.75%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.26%) SLA
System Software
1 25 (43.86%) Active Directory
2 17 (29.82%) Hyper-V
3 5 (8.77%) XenApp
3 5 (8.77%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (5.26%) XenServer
5 2 (3.51%) XenDesktop
6 1 (1.75%) Forefront TMG
6 1 (1.75%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 2 (3.51%) SCOM
2 1 (1.75%) SCDPM
2 1 (1.75%) SCSM
2 1 (1.75%) SCVMM
2 1 (1.75%) SCCM
Vendors
1 34 (59.65%) Cisco
2 25 (43.86%) Microsoft
3 11 (19.30%) HP
4 8 (14.04%) Dell
5 6 (10.53%) VMware
5 6 (10.53%) Citrix
6 3 (5.26%) Apple
6 3 (5.26%) Oracle
6 3 (5.26%) WatchGuard
7 2 (3.51%) NetApp
8 1 (1.75%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (1.75%) Juniper
8 1 (1.75%) SAP
8 1 (1.75%) IronPort
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