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 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 25 27
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +2
Permanent jobs citing WAN 17 4 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lincolnshire 8.54% 3.45% 4.93%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 36.17% 33.33% 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 17 4 7
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +30.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,700 £31,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,250 £33,500
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 Lincolnshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Lincolnshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
47 12 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lincolnshire 23.62% 10.34% 19.72%
Number of salaries quoted 35 9 17
Median salary £45,000 £35,000 £29,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% +18.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £18,400 £16,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £32,500 £54,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £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 27 August 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 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
Spalding -2 8 £45,500 -15.34%
Scunthorpe - 3 £37,500 -
Lincoln -21 2 £17,500 -46.15%
Grimsby - 1 £32,500 -
WAN
East Midlands

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lincolnshire

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 Lincolnshire region with a requirement for WAN.

1 39 (92.86%) Windows
2 37 (88.10%) Windows Server
3 36 (85.71%) LAN
4 28 (66.67%) Active Directory
5 26 (61.90%) SQL Server
5 26 (61.90%) Hyper-V
6 23 (54.76%) Microsoft
7 22 (52.38%) ITIL
7 22 (52.38%) Windows Server 2012
8 21 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 21 (50.00%) Cisco
9 17 (40.48%) Firewall
10 16 (38.10%) Wireless
10 16 (38.10%) Office 365
11 15 (35.71%) SAN
11 15 (35.71%) HP
12 14 (33.33%) Windows 7
12 14 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
12 14 (33.33%) SCCM
13 13 (30.95%) Server Building
14 12 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
15 11 (26.19%) Data Centre
16 10 (23.81%) SQL Server 2008
16 10 (23.81%) SQL Server 2012
16 10 (23.81%) HP Storage
17 9 (21.43%) Network Management
17 9 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2010
17 9 (21.43%) High Availability
17 9 (21.43%) Change Control
17 9 (21.43%) Security Management

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 9 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2010
1 9 (21.43%) MS Exchange
2 2 (4.76%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (14.29%) MS Office
2 1 (2.38%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 16 (38.10%) Office 365
2 7 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (4.76%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 36 (85.71%) LAN
2 17 (40.48%) Firewall
3 16 (38.10%) Wireless
4 15 (35.71%) SAN
5 9 (21.43%) VoIP
6 7 (16.67%) MPLS
7 5 (11.90%) VPN
7 5 (11.90%) Wi-Fi
8 3 (7.14%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (61.90%) SQL Server
2 10 (23.81%) SQL Server 2008
2 10 (23.81%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (7.14%) OLAP
General
1 4 (9.52%) Manufacturing
1 4 (9.52%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 24 (57.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 11 (26.19%) 3rd Line Support
2 11 (26.19%) Infrastructure Support
2 11 (26.19%) Server Engineer
3 10 (23.81%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 10 (23.81%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
3 10 (23.81%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
4 8 (19.05%) Analyst
4 8 (19.05%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
4 8 (19.05%) Support Analyst
5 6 (14.29%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 6 (14.29%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
5 6 (14.29%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 6 (14.29%) Support Engineer
6 5 (11.90%) 2nd/3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
6 5 (11.90%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
6 5 (11.90%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
6 5 (11.90%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
6 5 (11.90%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
6 5 (11.90%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.14%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 11 (26.19%) Data Centre
2 10 (23.81%) HP Storage
3 4 (9.52%) Driving Licence
3 4 (9.52%) Fat Client
3 4 (9.52%) Thin Client
4 3 (7.14%) FMCG
5 1 (2.38%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 39 (92.86%) Windows
2 37 (88.10%) Windows Server
3 22 (52.38%) Windows Server 2012
4 21 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 14 (33.33%) Windows 7
6 5 (11.90%) Linux
6 5 (11.90%) Windows 10
7 3 (7.14%) Unix
7 3 (7.14%) VMS
8 1 (2.38%) Solaris
8 1 (2.38%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (52.38%) ITIL
2 14 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
3 13 (30.95%) Server Building
4 12 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
5 9 (21.43%) Change Control
5 9 (21.43%) High Availability
5 9 (21.43%) Network Management
5 9 (21.43%) Network Optimisation
5 9 (21.43%) Security Management
6 7 (16.67%) BCP
6 7 (16.67%) Business Continuity
6 7 (16.67%) Business Continuity Planning
7 5 (11.90%) Load Balancing
8 4 (9.52%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (9.52%) Data Security
9 3 (7.14%) E-Commerce
9 3 (7.14%) ERP
9 3 (7.14%) Risk Management
9 3 (7.14%) Web Development
10 1 (2.38%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (7.14%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.38%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (16.67%) CCNA
1 7 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (11.90%) MCSA
2 5 (11.90%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (11.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 4 (9.52%) RHCSA
3 4 (9.52%) VCP5
4 2 (4.76%) CCNP
5 1 (2.38%) DV Cleared
5 1 (2.38%) MCSE
5 1 (2.38%) SC Cleared
5 1 (2.38%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 28 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 26 (61.90%) Hyper-V
3 7 (16.67%) Virtual Servers
4 5 (11.90%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (9.52%) vSphere
6 2 (4.76%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 14 (33.33%) SCCM
2 9 (21.43%) Norton AntiVirus
3 8 (19.05%) SCOM
4 1 (2.38%) Failover Clustering
4 1 (2.38%) WSUS
Vendors
1 23 (54.76%) Microsoft
2 21 (50.00%) Cisco
3 15 (35.71%) HP
4 9 (21.43%) arcserve
4 9 (21.43%) CA
4 9 (21.43%) Symantec
5 5 (11.90%) Dell
5 5 (11.90%) VMware
6 4 (9.52%) CheckPoint
6 4 (9.52%) IBM
6 4 (9.52%) Red Hat
6 4 (9.52%) Riverbed
7 3 (7.14%) Citrix