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 6 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 45 36 61
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +25
Permanent jobs citing WAN 34 35 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 4.82% 5.38% 2.49%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 36.56% 33.98% 13.87%
Number of salaries quoted 29 32 18
Median salary £42,500 £30,750 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+38.21% +11.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £24,000 £24,550
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £46,100 £48,250
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
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
93 103 137
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 13.17% 15.82% 17.96%
Number of salaries quoted 75 87 122
Median salary £42,500 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £55,000 £45,000
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 6 December 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 6 December 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 -6 28 £42,500 +51.78% 1
Loughborough - 1 £22,500 -
WAN
East Midlands

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 6 December 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 75 (93.75%) LAN
2 59 (73.75%) Firewall
3 52 (65.00%) ITIL
3 52 (65.00%) Windows
4 46 (57.50%) Supplier Management
5 42 (52.50%) Retail
6 41 (51.25%) Coaching
7 39 (48.75%) Disaster Recovery
8 37 (46.25%) Business Continuity
9 29 (36.25%) Cisco
10 28 (35.00%) Wireless
11 16 (20.00%) TCP/IP
11 16 (20.00%) E-Commerce
11 16 (20.00%) CheckPoint
12 15 (18.75%) HP
12 15 (18.75%) Linux
13 14 (17.50%) Service Delivery
14 13 (16.25%) VMware
15 12 (15.00%) Back Office
15 12 (15.00%) SonicWALL
16 11 (13.75%) vSphere
16 11 (13.75%) ITIL V3
16 11 (13.75%) MPLS
17 10 (12.50%) Project Management
17 10 (12.50%) MS Excel
17 10 (12.50%) VoIP
17 10 (12.50%) DHCP
17 10 (12.50%) DNS
17 10 (12.50%) CommVault
17 10 (12.50%) 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 2 (2.50%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.25%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 10 (12.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (7.50%) IaaS
2 1 (1.25%) Office 365
2 1 (1.25%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 75 (93.75%) LAN
2 59 (73.75%) Firewall
3 28 (35.00%) Wireless
4 16 (20.00%) TCP/IP
5 11 (13.75%) MPLS
6 10 (12.50%) DHCP
6 10 (12.50%) DNS
6 10 (12.50%) VoIP
7 7 (8.75%) Internet
8 3 (3.75%) Wi-Fi
9 2 (2.50%) Cisco ASA
9 2 (2.50%) VLAN
10 1 (1.25%) Cisco Wireless
10 1 (1.25%) Network Security
10 1 (1.25%) SAN
10 1 (1.25%) Unified Communications
10 1 (1.25%) VPN
General
1 42 (52.50%) Retail
2 12 (15.00%) Back Office
3 9 (11.25%) Telecoms
4 4 (5.00%) Finance
5 3 (3.75%) Electronics
6 2 (2.50%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 34 (42.50%) Infrastructure Support
2 32 (40.00%) Analyst
3 30 (37.50%) Support Analyst
4 27 (33.75%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 26 (32.50%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
6 20 (25.00%) Network Engineer
7 19 (23.75%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 16 (20.00%) Windows Engineer
9 14 (17.50%) Support Engineer
9 14 (17.50%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
10 10 (12.50%) LAN Engineer
10 10 (12.50%) LAN/WAN Engineer
10 10 (12.50%) WAN Engineer
11 8 (10.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
12 7 (8.75%) IT Support
13 6 (7.50%) 2nd Line Support
13 6 (7.50%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
13 6 (7.50%) 3rd Line Support
13 6 (7.50%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
13 6 (7.50%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.25%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 9 (11.25%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (8.75%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 3 (3.75%) Management Information System
3 3 (3.75%) Virtual Team
4 1 (1.25%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.25%) iPad
4 1 (1.25%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 52 (65.00%) Windows
2 15 (18.75%) Linux
3 9 (11.25%) Unix
4 7 (8.75%) Windows Server
5 5 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (3.75%) Windows 7
6 3 (3.75%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (1.25%) Mac OS
7 1 (1.25%) Mac OS X
7 1 (1.25%) Windows 10
7 1 (1.25%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (65.00%) ITIL
2 46 (57.50%) Supplier Management
3 41 (51.25%) Coaching
4 39 (48.75%) Disaster Recovery
5 37 (46.25%) Business Continuity
6 16 (20.00%) E-Commerce
7 14 (17.50%) Service Delivery
8 11 (13.75%) ITIL V3
9 10 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
9 10 (12.50%) Project Management
10 9 (11.25%) Change Management
11 7 (8.75%) Capacity Management
12 4 (5.00%) Mentoring
13 3 (3.75%) Asset Management
13 3 (3.75%) Budgeting and Forecasting
13 3 (3.75%) PRINCE2
13 3 (3.75%) Quality Management
13 3 (3.75%) Risk Management
14 2 (2.50%) Logistics
15 1 (1.25%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 4 (5.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (10.00%) CCNP
1 8 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (6.25%) CCNA
3 3 (3.75%) CCIE
3 3 (3.75%) Degree
3 3 (3.75%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.00%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (13.75%) vSphere
2 7 (8.75%) Active Directory
3 3 (3.75%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (2.50%) Hyper-V
4 2 (2.50%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (5.00%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (1.25%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 29 (36.25%) Cisco
2 16 (20.00%) CheckPoint
3 15 (18.75%) HP
4 13 (16.25%) VMware
5 12 (15.00%) SonicWALL
6 10 (12.50%) CommVault
7 8 (10.00%) Dell
8 7 (8.75%) Motorola
9 5 (6.25%) Microsoft
10 4 (5.00%) Symantec
11 2 (2.50%) F5
11 2 (2.50%) Juniper
12 1 (1.25%) Apple
12 1 (1.25%) Avaya
12 1 (1.25%) Citrix
12 1 (1.25%) Forcepoint
12 1 (1.25%) Google
12 1 (1.25%) LANDesk
12 1 (1.25%) ProCurve
12 1 (1.25%) ServiceNow
Leicestershire
IT Retail People Ltd
Salary: Unspecified Great package
Posted: 3 days ago
Leicestershire
Reed Technology
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leicester
Talent Point
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago