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 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 25 22 36
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +14
Permanent jobs citing WAN 7 7 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lincolnshire 5.04% 5.47% 4.56%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 63.64% 36.84% 25.58%
Number of salaries quoted 7 7 0
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
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
11 19 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lincolnshire 7.91% 14.84% 17.84%
Number of salaries quoted 10 14 25
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £24,250 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £32,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 7 July 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 7 July 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
(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
Lincoln -3 5 £32,500 -
Spalding +1 2 £53,750 +168.75% 1
WAN
East Midlands

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lincolnshire

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 13 (100.00%) LAN
2 9 (69.23%) Windows
3 7 (53.85%) Microsoft
4 5 (38.46%) Active Directory
4 5 (38.46%) MS Exchange
4 5 (38.46%) SCCM
5 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (30.77%) Cisco
5 4 (30.77%) Hyper-V
6 3 (23.08%) Data Centre
6 3 (23.08%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (23.08%) Office 365
6 3 (23.08%) Wireless
6 3 (23.08%) HP
6 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
7 2 (15.38%) HNC
7 2 (15.38%) HND
7 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
7 2 (15.38%) Electronics
7 2 (15.38%) Finance
7 2 (15.38%) SQL
7 2 (15.38%) Project Management
7 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (15.38%) Windows 7
8 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
8 1 (7.69%) Capacity Planning
8 1 (7.69%) HP Storage
8 1 (7.69%) Network Management

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Lincolnshire by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 5 (38.46%) MS Exchange
2 3 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
3 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (7.69%) Lync
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
2 1 (7.69%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (23.08%) Office 365
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 13 (100.00%) LAN
2 3 (23.08%) Wireless
3 1 (7.69%) HSRP
3 1 (7.69%) TCP/IP
3 1 (7.69%) SAN
3 1 (7.69%) MPLS
3 1 (7.69%) OSPF
3 1 (7.69%) BGP
3 1 (7.69%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
1 3 (23.08%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 2 (15.38%) Electronics
1 2 (15.38%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 3 (23.08%) Support Engineer
1 3 (23.08%) 3rd Line Support
2 2 (15.38%) Systems Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Systems Support
2 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Manager
2 2 (15.38%) Support Manager
2 2 (15.38%) Systems Support Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Support Manager
3 1 (7.69%) IT Support
3 1 (7.69%) Support Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Network Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) IT Support Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Data Centre
2 1 (7.69%) HP Storage
Operating Systems
1 9 (69.23%) Windows
2 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (15.38%) Windows 7
4 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (15.38%) Project Management
2 1 (7.69%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (7.69%) Network Management
2 1 (7.69%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) HNC
1 2 (15.38%) HND
2 1 (7.69%) MCSE
2 1 (7.69%) MCSA
2 1 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (7.69%) MCTS
2 1 (7.69%) MCITP
2 1 (7.69%) MCP
System Software
1 5 (38.46%) Active Directory
2 4 (30.77%) Hyper-V
3 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (38.46%) SCCM
2 1 (7.69%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 7 (53.85%) Microsoft
2 4 (30.77%) Cisco
3 3 (23.08%) HP
4 1 (7.69%) Juniper
4 1 (7.69%) CA
4 1 (7.69%) VMware