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 27 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 29 58 69
Rank change year-on-year
+29 +11
Permanent jobs citing WAN 50 18 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 6.42% 2.67% 1.59%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 36.76% 23.38% 9.33%
Number of salaries quoted 42 14 12
Median salary £42,500 £32,000 £24,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+32.81% +31.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £28,000 £22,525
10% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £56,750 £43,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
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
136 77 150
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 17.46% 11.42% 17.03%
Number of salaries quoted 117 57 129
Median salary £42,500 £32,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+32.81% -14.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,300 £25,800 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £62,500 £45,300
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £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 27 August 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 27 August 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 +17 42 £42,500 +1.19% 1
Loughborough - 2 £26,500 -
WAN
East Midlands

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 68 (100.00%) LAN
2 50 (73.53%) ITIL
3 48 (70.59%) Windows
3 48 (70.59%) Firewall
4 40 (58.82%) Supplier Management
5 39 (57.35%) Coaching
6 36 (52.94%) Retail
7 35 (51.47%) Disaster Recovery
7 35 (51.47%) Business Continuity
8 22 (32.35%) Wireless
9 15 (22.06%) Cisco
10 13 (19.12%) Active Directory
10 13 (19.12%) Service Delivery
11 12 (17.65%) DNS
11 12 (17.65%) DHCP
11 12 (17.65%) E-Commerce
11 12 (17.65%) Telecoms
12 10 (14.71%) VoIP
12 10 (14.71%) Linux
13 9 (13.24%) Internet
13 9 (13.24%) TCP/IP
13 9 (13.24%) Continuous Improvement
14 8 (11.76%) Unix
14 8 (11.76%) MS Excel
14 8 (11.76%) Project Management
14 8 (11.76%) Change Management
14 8 (11.76%) Windows Server
14 8 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
15 7 (10.29%) Microsoft
16 6 (8.82%) SLA

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 5 (7.35%) Exchange Server 2013
2 3 (4.41%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (4.41%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.47%) IIS
Applications
1 8 (11.76%) MS Excel
2 4 (5.88%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.35%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 68 (100.00%) LAN
2 48 (70.59%) Firewall
3 22 (32.35%) Wireless
4 12 (17.65%) DHCP
4 12 (17.65%) DNS
5 10 (14.71%) VoIP
6 9 (13.24%) Internet
6 9 (13.24%) TCP/IP
7 4 (5.88%) Broadband
7 4 (5.88%) Remote Desktop
7 4 (5.88%) SAN
8 3 (4.41%) VPN
9 2 (2.94%) Junos
9 2 (2.94%) MPLS
9 2 (2.94%) SSL
10 1 (1.47%) FTP
10 1 (1.47%) Network Security
10 1 (1.47%) Unified Communications
10 1 (1.47%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.47%) SQL Server
General
1 36 (52.94%) Retail
2 12 (17.65%) Telecoms
3 5 (7.35%) Back Office
4 2 (2.94%) Electronics
4 2 (2.94%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 27 (39.71%) Infrastructure Support
2 26 (38.24%) Analyst
3 25 (36.76%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 24 (35.29%) Support Analyst
5 23 (33.82%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
6 14 (20.59%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 14 (20.59%) Windows Engineer
7 13 (19.12%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
8 11 (16.18%) LAN Engineer
8 11 (16.18%) LAN/WAN Engineer
8 11 (16.18%) WAN Engineer
9 10 (14.71%) Support Engineer
10 9 (13.24%) Network Engineer
11 8 (11.76%) IT Support
12 7 (10.29%) 3rd Line Engineer
13 6 (8.82%) 3rd Line Support
13 6 (8.82%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
14 5 (7.35%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
14 5 (7.35%) Administrator
14 5 (7.35%) Windows Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 8 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (5.88%) Virtual Team
3 3 (4.41%) Data Centre
3 3 (4.41%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.94%) Client/Server
4 2 (2.94%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 2 (2.94%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.47%) Clustering
5 1 (1.47%) Fat Client
5 1 (1.47%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 48 (70.59%) Windows
2 10 (14.71%) Linux
3 8 (11.76%) Unix
3 8 (11.76%) Windows Server
4 4 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (4.41%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (2.94%) Windows 7
7 1 (1.47%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (73.53%) ITIL
2 40 (58.82%) Supplier Management
3 39 (57.35%) Coaching
4 35 (51.47%) Business Continuity
4 35 (51.47%) Disaster Recovery
5 13 (19.12%) Service Delivery
6 12 (17.65%) E-Commerce
7 9 (13.24%) Continuous Improvement
8 8 (11.76%) Change Management
8 8 (11.76%) Project Management
9 5 (7.35%) Asset Management
9 5 (7.35%) ITIL V3
10 4 (5.88%) Incident Management
11 3 (4.41%) Budgeting and Forecasting
11 3 (4.41%) Capacity Management
11 3 (4.41%) Mentoring
11 3 (4.41%) Mobile Device Management
11 3 (4.41%) PRINCE2
11 3 (4.41%) Quality Management
11 3 (4.41%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.94%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (5.88%) MCP
1 4 (5.88%) MCSA
1 4 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (4.41%) Degree
2 3 (4.41%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (2.94%) CCNA
3 2 (2.94%) CCNP
3 2 (2.94%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.82%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (19.12%) Active Directory
2 5 (7.35%) Hyper-V
3 3 (4.41%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (4.41%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (2.94%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (1.47%) XenApp
5 1 (1.47%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (4.41%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 15 (22.06%) Cisco
2 7 (10.29%) Microsoft
3 6 (8.82%) Citrix
4 5 (7.35%) CheckPoint
4 5 (7.35%) VMware
5 3 (4.41%) Dell
5 3 (4.41%) Forcepoint
5 3 (4.41%) Google
5 3 (4.41%) HP
5 3 (4.41%) LANDesk
5 3 (4.41%) SolarWinds
5 3 (4.41%) SonicWALL
6 2 (2.94%) Juniper
6 2 (2.94%) Motorola
7 1 (1.47%) Apple
7 1 (1.47%) EMC
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