The table below looks at the statistics for WAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Lincolnshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WAN over the 3 months to 3 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 23 13 16
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +3
Permanent jobs citing WAN 13 9 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lincolnshire 10.16% 7.83% 7.86%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 61.90% 37.50% 52.38%
Number of salaries quoted 13 5 9
Median salary £32,500 £50,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-35.00% +53.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £43,100 £17,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £56,300 £35,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +12.00%
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 Lincolnshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Lincolnshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
21 24 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lincolnshire 16.41% 20.87% 15.00%
Number of salaries quoted 21 20 19
Median salary £32,500 £38,500 £20,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.58% +92.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £17,500 £17,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £54,650
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

WAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Lincolnshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Lincolnshire region citing WAN as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

WAN Jobs Demand Trend in Lincolnshire

WAN
Salary Trend in Lincolnshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WAN across the Lincolnshire region.

WAN Salary Trend in Lincolnshire

WAN
Salary Histogram in Lincolnshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WAN across the Lincolnshire region over the 3 months to 3 December 2016.

WAN Salary Histogram in Lincolnshire

WAN
Job Locations in Lincolnshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WAN within the Lincolnshire region over the 3 months to 3 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
Grimsby - 9 £32,500 -
Lincoln +4 2 £23,000 -
Scunthorpe - 2 £30,000 -
WAN
East Midlands

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lincolnshire

For the 6 months to 3 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 Lincolnshire region with a requirement for WAN.

1 26 (89.66%) LAN
2 22 (75.86%) Windows
3 21 (72.41%) Windows Server
4 20 (68.97%) Cisco
5 19 (65.52%) Active Directory
6 14 (48.28%) SAN
6 14 (48.28%) Microsoft
7 13 (44.83%) Cisco Certification
7 13 (44.83%) SQL Server
7 13 (44.83%) Data Centre
8 11 (37.93%) VMware Infrastructure
8 11 (37.93%) Linux
8 11 (37.93%) CCNA
8 11 (37.93%) VMware
9 10 (34.48%) Microsoft Certification
10 9 (31.03%) ITIL
10 9 (31.03%) Hyper-V
10 9 (31.03%) vSphere
11 8 (27.59%) Business Continuity Planning
11 8 (27.59%) Business Continuity
11 8 (27.59%) HP
11 8 (27.59%) Telecoms
11 8 (27.59%) Disaster Recovery
11 8 (27.59%) Red Hat
11 8 (27.59%) BCP
12 7 (24.14%) Thin Client
12 7 (24.14%) CheckPoint
12 7 (24.14%) Firewall
12 7 (24.14%) Wireless
12 7 (24.14%) IBM

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Lincolnshire 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 4 (13.79%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (13.79%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.45%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (6.90%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.45%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.34%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (10.34%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 26 (89.66%) LAN
2 14 (48.28%) SAN
3 7 (24.14%) Firewall
3 7 (24.14%) VoIP
3 7 (24.14%) Wireless
4 4 (13.79%) MPLS
4 4 (13.79%) PBX
5 3 (10.34%) DHCP
5 3 (10.34%) TCP/IP
6 2 (6.90%) DNS
7 1 (3.45%) BGP
7 1 (3.45%) HSRP
7 1 (3.45%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (44.83%) SQL Server
2 4 (13.79%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (13.79%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (10.34%) OLAP
General
1 8 (27.59%) Telecoms
2 4 (13.79%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 19 (65.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (17.24%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (13.79%) Analyst
3 4 (13.79%) IT Engineer
3 4 (13.79%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (13.79%) IT Manager
4 3 (10.34%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 3 (10.34%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (10.34%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
4 3 (10.34%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
4 3 (10.34%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 3 (10.34%) Network Engineer
4 3 (10.34%) Server Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) 1st Line Support
5 2 (6.90%) Azure Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Cisco Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Hyper-V Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Office 365 Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) SCCM Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.34%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 13 (44.83%) Data Centre
2 7 (24.14%) Fat Client
2 7 (24.14%) Thin Client
3 4 (13.79%) Driving Licence
3 4 (13.79%) HP Storage
4 2 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (6.90%) Computer Science
5 1 (3.45%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 22 (75.86%) Windows
2 21 (72.41%) Windows Server
3 11 (37.93%) Linux
4 7 (24.14%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (24.14%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (13.79%) Unix
5 4 (13.79%) Windows 7
6 2 (6.90%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (31.03%) ITIL
2 8 (27.59%) BCP
2 8 (27.59%) Business Continuity
2 8 (27.59%) Business Continuity Planning
2 8 (27.59%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (17.24%) Capacity Planning
3 5 (17.24%) ERP
4 4 (13.79%) Change Control
4 4 (13.79%) Data Security
4 4 (13.79%) E-Commerce
4 4 (13.79%) High Availability
4 4 (13.79%) Network Management
4 4 (13.79%) Network Optimisation
4 4 (13.79%) Risk Management
4 4 (13.79%) Security Management
4 4 (13.79%) Server Building
5 3 (10.34%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (10.34%) Load Balancing
5 3 (10.34%) Web Development
6 2 (6.90%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.90%) PowerShell
1 2 (6.90%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (44.83%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (37.93%) CCNA
3 10 (34.48%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (24.14%) MCSA
5 4 (13.79%) RHCSA
5 4 (13.79%) VCP5
5 4 (13.79%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 3 (10.34%) CCNP
6 3 (10.34%) Degree
6 3 (10.34%) MCSE
7 1 (3.45%) DV Cleared
7 1 (3.45%) SC Cleared
7 1 (3.45%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 19 (65.52%) Active Directory
2 11 (37.93%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (31.03%) Hyper-V
3 9 (31.03%) vSphere
4 3 (10.34%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (3.45%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 4 (13.79%) Norton AntiVirus
2 3 (10.34%) SCCM
3 1 (3.45%) FortiGate
3 1 (3.45%) SCOM
Vendors
1 20 (68.97%) Cisco
2 14 (48.28%) Microsoft
3 11 (37.93%) VMware
4 8 (27.59%) HP
4 8 (27.59%) Red Hat
5 7 (24.14%) CheckPoint
5 7 (24.14%) IBM
5 7 (24.14%) Riverbed
6 4 (13.79%) arcserve
6 4 (13.79%) CA
6 4 (13.79%) Citrix
6 4 (13.79%) Symantec
7 2 (6.90%) 3PAR
7 2 (6.90%) Dell
8 1 (3.45%) Juniper