The table below looks at the statistics for WAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Middlesex region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WAN over the 3 months to 24 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Wide Area Network (WAN)
South East / Middlesex
Rank 19 19 29
Rank change year-on-year
0 +10
Permanent jobs citing WAN 6 6 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 4.76% 3.45% 3.38%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 33.33% 16.67% 19.61%
Number of salaries quoted 6 6 10
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £46,250 £50,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £53,750
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%

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

Communications & Networking Category
Middlesex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
18 36 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 14.29% 20.69% 17.23%
Number of salaries quoted 18 36 45
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £33,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £65,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

WAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

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

WAN Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

WAN
Salary Trend in Middlesex

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

WAN Salary Trend in Middlesex

WAN
Salary Histogram in Middlesex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WAN across the Middlesex region over the 3 months to 24 January 2017.

WAN Salary Histogram in Middlesex

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, 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 Middlesex region with a requirement for WAN.

1 14 (100.00%) LAN
2 11 (78.57%) Cisco
3 10 (71.43%) CCNP
3 10 (71.43%) CheckPoint
3 10 (71.43%) Cisco Certification
3 10 (71.43%) Firewall
4 9 (64.29%) Internet
4 9 (64.29%) VoIP
4 9 (64.29%) VPN
5 8 (57.14%) DNS
5 8 (57.14%) SSL
5 8 (57.14%) CCVP
5 8 (57.14%) Cisco UCCX
5 8 (57.14%) Cisco CUCM
6 2 (14.29%) Finance
6 2 (14.29%) Windows
6 2 (14.29%) Data Centre
7 1 (7.14%) Palo Alto
7 1 (7.14%) Presales
7 1 (7.14%) Windows Server
7 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
7 1 (7.14%) Budgeting and Forecasting
7 1 (7.14%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 1 (7.14%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 1 (7.14%) Cyber-Ark
7 1 (7.14%) LogRhythm
7 1 (7.14%) DevOps
7 1 (7.14%) Line Management
7 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (7.14%) BYOD

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex 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:

Communications & Networking
1 14 (100.00%) LAN
2 10 (71.43%) Firewall
3 9 (64.29%) Internet
3 9 (64.29%) VoIP
3 9 (64.29%) VPN
4 8 (57.14%) DNS
4 8 (57.14%) SSL
5 1 (7.14%) BIG-IP
5 1 (7.14%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (7.14%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 1 (7.14%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 1 (7.14%) MPLS
5 1 (7.14%) PABX
5 1 (7.14%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (7.14%) OLTP
General
1 2 (14.29%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) German Language
2 1 (7.14%) Law
2 1 (7.14%) Retail
2 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (64.29%) Network Engineer
2 8 (57.14%) Administrator
2 8 (57.14%) Cisco Administrator
2 8 (57.14%) Cisco Engineer
2 8 (57.14%) Cisco Network Administrator
2 8 (57.14%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 8 (57.14%) Cisco Voice Engineer
2 8 (57.14%) Network Administrator
2 8 (57.14%) Voice Engineer
2 8 (57.14%) Voice Network Engineer
3 5 (35.71%) Cisco VoIP Engineer
3 5 (35.71%) VoIP Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Data Administrator
4 2 (14.29%) Data Network Administrator
4 2 (14.29%) Data Network Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (7.14%) IT Support Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Network Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Technical Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Data Centre
2 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.14%) BYOD
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) Windows
2 1 (7.14%) Linux
2 1 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (7.14%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (7.14%) Budgeting and Forecasting
1 1 (7.14%) DevOps
1 1 (7.14%) ITIL
1 1 (7.14%) Line Management
1 1 (7.14%) Load Balancing
1 1 (7.14%) Network Design
1 1 (7.14%) Presales
1 1 (7.14%) Problem Management
1 1 (7.14%) Project Planning
1 1 (7.14%) Service Delivery
1 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
1 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (7.14%) Time Management
1 1 (7.14%) Use Case
Qualifications
1 10 (71.43%) CCNP
1 10 (71.43%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (57.14%) CCVP
3 1 (7.14%) CCDP
3 1 (7.14%) CCIE
3 1 (7.14%) DV Cleared
3 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
3 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (57.14%) Cisco CUCM
1 8 (57.14%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 11 (78.57%) Cisco
2 10 (71.43%) CheckPoint
3 1 (7.14%) Cyber-Ark
3 1 (7.14%) F5
3 1 (7.14%) Fortinet
3 1 (7.14%) Juniper
3 1 (7.14%) LogRhythm
3 1 (7.14%) Palo Alto
3 1 (7.14%) Red Hat
3 1 (7.14%) Riverbed
3 1 (7.14%) VMware