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 24 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 56 47 64
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +17
Permanent jobs citing WAN 8 11 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 1.43% 2.21% 0.63%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.78% 19.64% 3.48%
Number of salaries quoted 8 5 4
Median salary £33,250 £50,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-33.50% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,850 £34,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £39,750 £50,000 £55,600
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
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
118 56 115
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 21.11% 11.27% 18.05%
Number of salaries quoted 97 36 91
Median salary £37,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £24,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £63,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 24 July 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 24 July 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 -8 7 £32,500 -7.14% 2
St Helens - 1 £45,000 -
WAN
North West

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 17 (77.27%) LAN
2 14 (63.64%) Windows
3 10 (45.45%) Microsoft
3 10 (45.45%) MPLS
4 9 (40.91%) Active Directory
4 9 (40.91%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (40.91%) Windows Server
5 8 (36.36%) VPLS
6 7 (31.82%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (31.82%) Microsoft Certification
6 7 (31.82%) DNS
6 7 (31.82%) DHCP
7 6 (27.27%) MCSA
7 6 (27.27%) Firewall
7 6 (27.27%) VMware
8 5 (22.73%) Wiki
8 5 (22.73%) JNCIA
8 5 (22.73%) Juniper
8 5 (22.73%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (22.73%) MS Visio
8 5 (22.73%) VPN
9 4 (18.18%) Avaya
9 4 (18.18%) Citrix
9 4 (18.18%) MS Office
9 4 (18.18%) ITIL
9 4 (18.18%) Finance
9 4 (18.18%) Android
9 4 (18.18%) Windows 7
9 4 (18.18%) Office 365
10 3 (13.64%) MCITP

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 3 (13.64%) IIS
1 3 (13.64%) MS Exchange
1 3 (13.64%) SharePoint
2 2 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 5 (22.73%) MS Visio
2 4 (18.18%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 4 (18.18%) Office 365
2 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 17 (77.27%) LAN
2 10 (45.45%) MPLS
3 8 (36.36%) VPLS
4 7 (31.82%) DHCP
4 7 (31.82%) DNS
5 6 (27.27%) Firewall
6 5 (22.73%) VPN
7 3 (13.64%) DSL
7 3 (13.64%) Fibre Channel
7 3 (13.64%) Internet
7 3 (13.64%) IP Telephony
7 3 (13.64%) iSCSI
7 3 (13.64%) NetScaler
7 3 (13.64%) TCP/IP
8 2 (9.09%) SSH
8 2 (9.09%) Wireless
8 2 (9.09%) WLAN
9 1 (4.55%) NAS
9 1 (4.55%) SAN
9 1 (4.55%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.64%) SQL Server
1 3 (13.64%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 4 (18.18%) Finance
2 3 (13.64%) Law
3 2 (9.09%) Back Office
3 2 (9.09%) Manufacturing
4 1 (4.55%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (22.73%) IT Support
2 4 (18.18%) 1st Line Support
2 4 (18.18%) Analyst
2 4 (18.18%) Implementation Engineer
2 4 (18.18%) Systems Support
3 3 (13.64%) 3rd Line Support
3 3 (13.64%) Administrator
3 3 (13.64%) ICT Assistant
3 3 (13.64%) ICT Support
3 3 (13.64%) IT Assistant
3 3 (13.64%) IT Support Assistant
3 3 (13.64%) Network Administrator
3 3 (13.64%) Network Support
3 3 (13.64%) Support Assistant
3 3 (13.64%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (9.09%) IT Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Network Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Security Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Service Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Service Desk Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 5 (22.73%) Wiki
2 3 (13.64%) HP StoreVirtual
2 3 (13.64%) iPad
2 3 (13.64%) iPhone
2 3 (13.64%) Replication
3 2 (9.09%) Management Information System
4 1 (4.55%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 14 (63.64%) Windows
2 9 (40.91%) Windows Server
2 9 (40.91%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (31.82%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (22.73%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (18.18%) Android
5 4 (18.18%) Windows 7
6 2 (9.09%) Windows XP
7 1 (4.55%) Apple iOS
7 1 (4.55%) Solaris
7 1 (4.55%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (18.18%) ITIL
2 3 (13.64%) Data Protection
2 3 (13.64%) Email Filtering
2 3 (13.64%) Kalman Filter
2 3 (13.64%) Security Management
2 3 (13.64%) Web Filtering
3 2 (9.09%) Cybersecurity
3 2 (9.09%) Information Security
3 2 (9.09%) Information Security Management
3 2 (9.09%) Patch Management
3 2 (9.09%) Service Delivery
4 1 (4.55%) CRM
4 1 (4.55%) ITIL V3
4 1 (4.55%) Security Operations
4 1 (4.55%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (13.64%) PowerShell
2 2 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (31.82%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (27.27%) MCSA
3 5 (22.73%) JNCIA
4 3 (13.64%) A+ Certification
4 3 (13.64%) MCITP
4 3 (13.64%) MCSE
4 3 (13.64%) Network+ Certification
5 2 (9.09%) CCNA
5 2 (9.09%) CCNP
5 2 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (9.09%) Degree
6 1 (4.55%) CISM
6 1 (4.55%) CISSP
6 1 (4.55%) DV Cleared
6 1 (4.55%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (4.55%) SC Cleared
6 1 (4.55%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.09%) PCI DSS
1 2 (9.09%) SLA
2 1 (4.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 9 (40.91%) Active Directory
2 3 (13.64%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (13.64%) vSphere
2 3 (13.64%) XenApp
2 3 (13.64%) XenDesktop
3 1 (4.55%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) SCCM
1 1 (4.55%) SCSM
Vendors
1 10 (45.45%) Microsoft
2 6 (27.27%) VMware
3 5 (22.73%) Juniper
4 4 (18.18%) Avaya
4 4 (18.18%) Citrix
5 3 (13.64%) EMC
5 3 (13.64%) HP
Liverpool
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: 24 days ago