The table below looks at the statistics for WAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Lincolnshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WAN over the 3 months to 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 26 13 24
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +11
Permanent jobs citing WAN 5 15 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lincolnshire 3.33% 14.42% 3.90%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 31.25% 42.86% 19.35%
Number of salaries quoted 5 15 2
Average salary £32,500 £40,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,200 £26,900 £39,600
10% offered a salary of more than £37,900 £45,500 £44,400
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+10.66% -
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
16 35 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lincolnshire 10.67% 33.65% 20.13%
Number of salaries quoted 16 35 23
Average salary £19,000 £40,000 £33,504
Average salary % change year-on-year
-52.50% +19.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,000 £19,500 £27,900
10% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £43,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%

WAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Lincolnshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WAN across the Lincolnshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 27 April 2015.

WAN Salary Histogram in Lincolnshire

WAN
Job Locations in Lincolnshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WAN within the Lincolnshire region over the 3 months to 27 April 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
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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
Lincoln -10 3 £32,500 +8.33%
Spalding -1 1 £41,500 +0.60%
Grantham - 1 £17,000 -
WAN
East Midlands

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lincolnshire

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the Lincolnshire 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 14 (100.00%) LAN
2 11 (78.57%) Windows
3 6 (42.86%) Active Directory
4 5 (35.71%) Microsoft
5 4 (28.57%) Electronics
5 4 (28.57%) Finance
5 4 (28.57%) Project Management
5 4 (28.57%) HNC
5 4 (28.57%) HND
6 3 (21.43%) MS Office
6 3 (21.43%) VPN
6 3 (21.43%) MS Exchange
6 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (14.29%) Windows 7
7 2 (14.29%) Office 365
7 2 (14.29%) SCCM
7 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (14.29%) Firewall
8 1 (7.14%) ARCserve
8 1 (7.14%) HP
8 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (7.14%) SAN
8 1 (7.14%) CA
8 1 (7.14%) Cisco
8 1 (7.14%) WAP
8 1 (7.14%) MCSE
8 1 (7.14%) MCSA
8 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
8 1 (7.14%) SharePoint

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Lincolnshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the Lincolnshire 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 3 (21.43%) MS Exchange
2 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (21.43%) MS Office
2 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (14.29%) Office 365
2 1 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (100.00%) LAN
2 3 (21.43%) VPN
3 2 (14.29%) Firewall
4 1 (7.14%) Wireless
4 1 (7.14%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) MySQL
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 4 (28.57%) Electronics
1 4 (28.57%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Support Engineer
1 5 (35.71%) Systems Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) Systems Support
2 4 (28.57%) Systems Support Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) 3rd Line Support
3 3 (21.43%) Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Service Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) IT Support
4 2 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (14.29%) Service Desk Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) IT Support Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Junior IT Support
5 1 (7.14%) Support Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) IT Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Junior
5 1 (7.14%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 11 (78.57%) Windows
2 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (14.29%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (28.57%) Project Management
2 1 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (7.14%) Web Design
2 1 (7.14%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (7.14%) Network Management
2 1 (7.14%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) SQL
1 1 (7.14%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) HNC
1 4 (28.57%) HND
2 1 (7.14%) MCSE
2 1 (7.14%) MCSA
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (7.14%) MCTS
2 1 (7.14%) MCITP
2 1 (7.14%) MCP
System Software
1 6 (42.86%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.14%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) SCCM
2 1 (7.14%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 5 (35.71%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.14%) HP
2 1 (7.14%) CA
2 1 (7.14%) Cisco