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 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 68 79 55
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -24
Permanent jobs citing WAN 14 9 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 1.76% 1.26% 3.60%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.29% 7.26% 17.93%
Number of salaries quoted 13 8 24
Average salary £27,500 £28,750 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.34% -11.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,550 £21,450 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £41,250 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -1.31%
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
124 124 145
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 15.60% 17.34% 20.06%
Number of salaries quoted 109 116 118
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £35,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +11.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,250 £27,523 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,128 £42,500 £60,000
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 22 September 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 22 September 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
(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
Leicester +15 10 £23,750 -36.66%
Loughborough - 2 £27,500 - 1
Hinckley - 2 £28,750 - 1
WAN
East Midlands

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 26 (65.00%) Cisco
2 24 (60.00%) LAN
3 18 (45.00%) Windows
4 17 (42.50%) Microsoft
5 15 (37.50%) Active Directory
6 13 (32.50%) Firewall
7 12 (30.00%) MS Exchange
8 11 (27.50%) MS Excel
8 11 (27.50%) MPLS
8 11 (27.50%) Incident Management
9 10 (25.00%) ITIL
9 10 (25.00%) MS Office
9 10 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
10 9 (22.50%) VoIP
10 9 (22.50%) HP
10 9 (22.50%) Cisco Certification
10 9 (22.50%) VMware
11 8 (20.00%) Change Management
11 8 (20.00%) SAN
11 8 (20.00%) Linux
11 8 (20.00%) Hyper-V
12 7 (17.50%) VMware Infrastructure
12 7 (17.50%) Oracle Database
12 7 (17.50%) VPN
12 7 (17.50%) DNS
12 7 (17.50%) SQL
12 7 (17.50%) Oracle
12 7 (17.50%) SQL Server
12 7 (17.50%) IIS
12 7 (17.50%) Disaster Recovery

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 12 (30.00%) MS Exchange
2 7 (17.50%) IIS
3 4 (10.00%) SharePoint
3 4 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (2.50%) Lync
5 1 (2.50%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 11 (27.50%) MS Excel
2 10 (25.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.50%) SAP Retail
1 1 (2.50%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (2.50%) Line 500
Cloud Services
1 5 (12.50%) IaaS
1 5 (12.50%) PaaS
2 3 (7.50%) Office 365
3 2 (5.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 24 (60.00%) LAN
2 13 (32.50%) Firewall
3 11 (27.50%) MPLS
4 9 (22.50%) VoIP
5 8 (20.00%) SAN
6 7 (17.50%) VPN
6 7 (17.50%) DNS
7 6 (15.00%) DHCP
8 5 (12.50%) Cisco IOS
8 5 (12.50%) TCP/IP
8 5 (12.50%) Wireless
9 4 (10.00%) IP Telephony
9 4 (10.00%) FTP
9 4 (10.00%) Internet
10 2 (5.00%) Wi-Fi
10 2 (5.00%) EIGRP
10 2 (5.00%) DMVPN
11 1 (2.50%) Cisco ASA
11 1 (2.50%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (17.50%) Oracle Database
1 7 (17.50%) SQL Server
2 5 (12.50%) Relational Database
2 5 (12.50%) RDBMS
3 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.50%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 6 (15.00%) Visual Studio
2 5 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (12.50%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 7 (17.50%) Billing
2 5 (12.50%) Retail
2 5 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (22.50%) Network Engineer
2 7 (17.50%) Team Leader
3 5 (12.50%) Desktop Support
3 5 (12.50%) Systems Administrator
3 5 (12.50%) Administrator
3 5 (12.50%) Support Engineer
3 5 (12.50%) Analyst
4 4 (10.00%) Network Team Leader
5 3 (7.50%) Desktop Engineer
5 3 (7.50%) 3rd Line Support
5 3 (7.50%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) Technical Analyst
6 2 (5.00%) Senior Network Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) ASP Developer
6 2 (5.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 2 (5.00%) 2nd Line Support
6 2 (5.00%) Web Developer
6 2 (5.00%) Support Analyst
6 2 (5.00%) Technical Support
6 2 (5.00%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.00%) XML
1 2 (5.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.50%) iPhone
1 5 (12.50%) Clustering
2 3 (7.50%) Fat Client
2 3 (7.50%) Thin Client
3 2 (5.00%) Replication
3 2 (5.00%) EPoS
4 1 (2.50%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.50%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 18 (45.00%) Windows
2 10 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (20.00%) Linux
4 6 (15.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (15.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (12.50%) UNIX
5 5 (12.50%) HPUX
6 1 (2.50%) Windows 7
6 1 (2.50%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (27.50%) Incident Management
2 10 (25.00%) ITIL
3 8 (20.00%) Change Management
4 7 (17.50%) Disaster Recovery
4 7 (17.50%) Service Delivery
4 7 (17.50%) Supplier Management
5 5 (12.50%) Software Licensing
5 5 (12.50%) Migration
6 4 (10.00%) Configuration Management
6 4 (10.00%) Problem Management
7 2 (5.00%) Performance Improvement
8 1 (2.50%) Change Control
8 1 (2.50%) Data Protection
8 1 (2.50%) Kalman Filter
8 1 (2.50%) MOF
8 1 (2.50%) CRM
8 1 (2.50%) Network Design
8 1 (2.50%) Network Planning
8 1 (2.50%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 7 (17.50%) SQL
2 6 (15.00%) Java
3 4 (10.00%) VB
4 2 (5.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 9 (22.50%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (12.50%) CCNP
2 5 (12.50%) CCNA
3 3 (7.50%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (7.50%) MCP
4 2 (5.00%) CCIE
5 1 (2.50%) MCSE
5 1 (2.50%) MCITP
5 1 (2.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.00%) SLA
2 1 (2.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 15 (37.50%) Active Directory
2 8 (20.00%) Hyper-V
3 7 (17.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (12.50%) XenApp
5 3 (7.50%) XenDesktop
6 2 (5.00%) vCloud
6 2 (5.00%) vSphere
7 1 (2.50%) Forefront TMG
7 1 (2.50%) ISA Server
7 1 (2.50%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (2.50%) SCCM
1 1 (2.50%) SCOM
Vendors
1 26 (65.00%) Cisco
2 17 (42.50%) Microsoft
3 9 (22.50%) HP
3 9 (22.50%) VMware
4 7 (17.50%) Oracle
5 5 (12.50%) Apple
5 5 (12.50%) Citrix
5 5 (12.50%) SAP
6 4 (10.00%) ProCurve
7 3 (7.50%) NetApp
8 2 (5.00%) NEC
9 1 (2.50%) IronPort
9 1 (2.50%) CheckPoint
9 1 (2.50%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (2.50%) Dell
9 1 (2.50%) EMC
9 1 (2.50%) Sage
Hinckley, Leicestershire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Loughborough, Leicestershire
Blues Point Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago