The table below looks at the statistics for WAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WAN over the 3 months to 25 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 59 50 55
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +5
Permanent jobs citing WAN 13 9 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 1.93% 2.08% 1.85%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.47% 17.31% 10.38%
Number of salaries quoted 12 5 10
Median salary £47,500 £30,000 £40,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+58.33% -25.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,150 £23,900 £24,120
10% offered a salary of more than £51,788 £44,900 £55,300
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
WAN
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Merseyside region.

Communications & Networking Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
174 52 106
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 25.89% 12.04% 17.82%
Number of salaries quoted 120 30 92
Median salary £42,500 £30,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+41.66% -28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,820 £57,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

WAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

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

WAN Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

WAN
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

WAN Salary Trend in Merseyside

WAN
Salary Histogram in Merseyside

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WAN across the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 25 September 2016.

WAN Salary Histogram in Merseyside

WAN
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WAN within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 25 September 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
Liverpool -14 13 £47,500 +82.69%
WAN
North West

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for WAN.

1 15 (68.18%) Active Directory
1 15 (68.18%) Firewall
2 14 (63.64%) DHCP
2 14 (63.64%) DNS
2 14 (63.64%) LAN
3 12 (54.55%) WLAN
4 10 (45.45%) Security Management
4 10 (45.45%) NHS
4 10 (45.45%) Internet
4 10 (45.45%) Service Management
4 10 (45.45%) Intrusion Detection
4 10 (45.45%) VLAN
4 10 (45.45%) Network Security
5 8 (36.36%) Identity Access Management
5 8 (36.36%) MPLS
6 6 (27.27%) ITIL
6 6 (27.27%) Windows
6 6 (27.27%) Network Management
6 6 (27.27%) VPLS
7 5 (22.73%) VMware
8 4 (18.18%) ITSM
8 4 (18.18%) Programme Management
8 4 (18.18%) Juniper
8 4 (18.18%) PRINCE2
8 4 (18.18%) MS Visio
8 4 (18.18%) VPN
8 4 (18.18%) JNCIA
8 4 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (18.18%) Wiki
8 4 (18.18%) Video Conferencing

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside 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 2 (9.09%) IIS
1 2 (9.09%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.55%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (18.18%) MS Visio
2 1 (4.55%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (4.55%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (68.18%) Firewall
2 14 (63.64%) DHCP
2 14 (63.64%) DNS
2 14 (63.64%) LAN
3 12 (54.55%) WLAN
4 10 (45.45%) Internet
4 10 (45.45%) Intrusion Detection
4 10 (45.45%) Network Security
4 10 (45.45%) VLAN
5 8 (36.36%) MPLS
6 6 (27.27%) VPLS
7 4 (18.18%) VPN
8 2 (9.09%) DSL
8 2 (9.09%) Fibre Channel
8 2 (9.09%) IP Telephony
8 2 (9.09%) iSCSI
8 2 (9.09%) NetScaler
8 2 (9.09%) SSH
8 2 (9.09%) TCP/IP
8 2 (9.09%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.09%) SQL Server
1 2 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (4.55%) Informix
General
1 2 (9.09%) Law
2 1 (4.55%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (27.27%) Network Security Manager
1 6 (27.27%) Security Manager
2 3 (13.64%) Implementation Engineer
2 3 (13.64%) Network Manager
2 3 (13.64%) Systems Support
2 3 (13.64%) Technical Manager
2 3 (13.64%) Technology Manager
3 2 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support
3 2 (9.09%) Administrator
3 2 (9.09%) Identity Management Specialist
3 2 (9.09%) IT Security Specialist
3 2 (9.09%) Network Administrator
3 2 (9.09%) Network Engineer
3 2 (9.09%) Network Security Engineer
3 2 (9.09%) Network Support
3 2 (9.09%) Security Engineer
3 2 (9.09%) Security Specialist
3 2 (9.09%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (4.55%) Service Desk Manager
4 1 (4.55%) Service Security Manager
Miscellaneous
1 10 (45.45%) NHS
2 4 (18.18%) Video Conferencing
2 4 (18.18%) Wiki
3 2 (9.09%) HP StoreVirtual
3 2 (9.09%) iPad
3 2 (9.09%) Management Information System
3 2 (9.09%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 6 (27.27%) Windows
2 4 (18.18%) Windows Server
3 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (4.55%) Android
4 1 (4.55%) Apple iOS
4 1 (4.55%) Unix
4 1 (4.55%) Windows 7
4 1 (4.55%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (45.45%) Security Management
1 10 (45.45%) Service Management
2 8 (36.36%) Identity Access Management
3 6 (27.27%) ITIL
3 6 (27.27%) Network Management
4 4 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (18.18%) Data Protection
4 4 (18.18%) ITSM
4 4 (18.18%) PRINCE2
4 4 (18.18%) Programme Management
4 4 (18.18%) Service Design
5 2 (9.09%) Cybersecurity
5 2 (9.09%) Email Filtering
5 2 (9.09%) Information Security
5 2 (9.09%) Information Security Management
5 2 (9.09%) Kalman Filter
5 2 (9.09%) Web Filtering
6 1 (4.55%) Incident Management
6 1 (4.55%) ITIL V3
6 1 (4.55%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2 (9.09%) PowerShell
2 1 (4.55%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (18.18%) JNCIA
2 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (9.09%) CCNA
3 2 (9.09%) CCNP
3 2 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (9.09%) MCSA
3 2 (9.09%) MCSE
4 1 (4.55%) Degree
4 1 (4.55%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.09%) PCI DSS
1 2 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (68.18%) Active Directory
2 3 (13.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (9.09%) vSphere
3 2 (9.09%) XenApp
3 2 (9.09%) XenDesktop
4 1 (4.55%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) Nagios
1 1 (4.55%) OpenView
1 1 (4.55%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 5 (22.73%) VMware
2 4 (18.18%) Juniper
3 3 (13.64%) Avaya
3 3 (13.64%) Citrix
3 3 (13.64%) HP
3 3 (13.64%) Microsoft
4 2 (9.09%) EMC
5 1 (4.55%) NetApp
5 1 (4.55%) Oracle
5 1 (4.55%) SolarWinds
Merseyside
FT Select
Salary: From £27,000 to £29,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago