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 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 54 73 59
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -14
Permanent jobs citing WAN 18 26 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 2.58% 3.11% 3.44%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.68% 12.87% 20.17%
Number of salaries quoted 18 26 23
Average salary £28,750 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.85% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,200 £23,750 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £44,500 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.31% +1.33%
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
142 202 119
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 20.34% 24.13% 17.05%
Number of salaries quoted 126 190 103
Average salary £38,750 £38,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.97% +2.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 29 January 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 29 January 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Loughborough - 7 £25,000 -
Leicester +15 6 £35,000 -14.63% 3
Hinckley +2 1 £50,000 +72.41%
Lutterworth - 1 £22,500 -
WAN
East Midlands

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 27 (90.00%) LAN
2 21 (70.00%) Windows
3 17 (56.67%) VMware
3 17 (56.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 16 (53.33%) Microsoft
5 15 (50.00%) MS Exchange
5 15 (50.00%) Firewall
6 13 (43.33%) Active Directory
7 12 (40.00%) DNS
7 12 (40.00%) MS Office
7 12 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 10 (33.33%) MS Excel
8 10 (33.33%) Internet
9 9 (30.00%) Windows Server 2012
10 8 (26.67%) Hyper-V
10 8 (26.67%) XenApp
10 8 (26.67%) Cisco
10 8 (26.67%) Citrix
11 5 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
11 5 (16.67%) Finance
11 5 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
12 4 (13.33%) Clustering
12 4 (13.33%) Network Load Balancing
12 4 (13.33%) vSphere
12 4 (13.33%) vCloud
12 4 (13.33%) Replication
12 4 (13.33%) Windows Server 2003
12 4 (13.33%) SAN
12 4 (13.33%) NetApp
12 4 (13.33%) TCP/IP

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 15 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 5 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (3.33%) IIS
4 1 (3.33%) SharePoint
4 1 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (3.33%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 12 (40.00%) MS Office
2 10 (33.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Line 500
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 27 (90.00%) LAN
2 15 (50.00%) Firewall
3 12 (40.00%) DNS
4 10 (33.33%) Internet
5 4 (13.33%) SAN
5 4 (13.33%) TCP/IP
5 4 (13.33%) VPN
6 2 (6.67%) IP Telephony
6 2 (6.67%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (6.67%) Wireless
7 1 (3.33%) IPv6
7 1 (3.33%) WLAN
7 1 (3.33%) RIP
7 1 (3.33%) SNMP
7 1 (3.33%) MPLS
7 1 (3.33%) OSPF
7 1 (3.33%) EIGRP
7 1 (3.33%) Frame Relay
7 1 (3.33%) IPsec
7 1 (3.33%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (13.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.67%) Oracle Database
3 1 (3.33%) MySQL
3 1 (3.33%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (16.67%) Finance
2 3 (10.00%) Manufacturing
2 3 (10.00%) Retail
3 2 (6.67%) Banking
3 2 (6.67%) Telecoms
4 1 (3.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 15 (50.00%) Analyst
2 12 (40.00%) Support Analyst
3 9 (30.00%) Technical Support
3 9 (30.00%) Technical Analyst
4 8 (26.67%) Technical Support Analyst
4 8 (26.67%) Support Engineer
5 5 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (13.33%) Server Support Engineer
6 4 (13.33%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 4 (13.33%) Server Engineer
6 4 (13.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 4 (13.33%) 3rd Line Server Support
6 4 (13.33%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
6 4 (13.33%) Server Support
6 4 (13.33%) 3rd Line Support
7 3 (10.00%) Network Engineer
7 3 (10.00%) Applications Support
7 3 (10.00%) Applications Support Analyst
8 2 (6.67%) Infrastructure Manager
8 2 (6.67%) Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.33%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.33%) Clustering
1 4 (13.33%) Replication
2 3 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 21 (70.00%) Windows
2 12 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (30.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (13.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (10.00%) Linux
6 2 (6.67%) Windows 7
6 2 (6.67%) Windows XP
7 1 (3.33%) UNIX
7 1 (3.33%) Apple iOS
7 1 (3.33%) Windows 2000 Server
7 1 (3.33%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (13.33%) Network Load Balancing
3 3 (10.00%) ERP
3 3 (10.00%) ITIL
3 3 (10.00%) Kalman Filter
4 2 (6.67%) Performance Improvement
4 2 (6.67%) Service Delivery
4 2 (6.67%) Project Management
4 2 (6.67%) PRINCE2
5 1 (3.33%) High Availability
5 1 (3.33%) Change Control
5 1 (3.33%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 3 (10.00%) SQL
2 1 (3.33%) Perl
2 1 (3.33%) Shell Script
2 1 (3.33%) Bourne shell
2 1 (3.33%) Bash Shell
2 1 (3.33%) Korn
Qualifications
1 2 (6.67%) CCNA
1 2 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (3.33%) CCNP
2 1 (3.33%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.67%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (56.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (43.33%) Active Directory
3 8 (26.67%) Hyper-V
3 8 (26.67%) XenApp
4 4 (13.33%) vSphere
4 4 (13.33%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 1 (3.33%) WSUS
1 1 (3.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 17 (56.67%) VMware
2 16 (53.33%) Microsoft
3 8 (26.67%) Cisco
3 8 (26.67%) Citrix
4 4 (13.33%) NetApp
5 2 (6.67%) Oracle
6 1 (3.33%) Juniper
6 1 (3.33%) HP
6 1 (3.33%) Dell
6 1 (3.33%) Apple
6 1 (3.33%) Sage
6 1 (3.33%) CheckPoint
6 1 (3.33%) Veeam
6 1 (3.33%) Meraki
6 1 (3.33%) LANDesk
6 1 (3.33%) WatchGuard
6 1 (3.33%) Mitel
Leicester
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago