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 5 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 8 15 41
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +26
Permanent jobs citing WAN 10 8 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 10.99% 4.40% 1.82%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 40.00% 26.67% 13.64%
Number of salaries quoted 9 8 6
Median salary £50,000 £52,500 £39,625
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +32.49%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
WAN
South East

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
25 30 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 27.47% 16.48% 13.33%
Number of salaries quoted 21 29 34
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £36,125
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +38.40%
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 5 December 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 Middlesex region with a requirement for WAN.

1 13 (100.00%) LAN
2 12 (92.31%) Cisco
3 11 (84.62%) CheckPoint
3 11 (84.62%) Firewall
4 10 (76.92%) CCNP
4 10 (76.92%) VoIP
4 10 (76.92%) VPN
4 10 (76.92%) Cisco Certification
5 9 (69.23%) Cisco UCCX
5 9 (69.23%) Cisco CUCM
5 9 (69.23%) DNS
5 9 (69.23%) SSL
5 9 (69.23%) Internet
5 9 (69.23%) CCVP
6 2 (15.38%) Finance
6 2 (15.38%) Data Centre
7 1 (7.69%) Palo Alto
7 1 (7.69%) Presales
7 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
7 1 (7.69%) Budgeting and Forecasting
7 1 (7.69%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (7.69%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 1 (7.69%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 1 (7.69%) Cyber-Ark
7 1 (7.69%) LogRhythm
7 1 (7.69%) DevOps
7 1 (7.69%) Line Management
7 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (7.69%) BYOD
7 1 (7.69%) F5

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 13 (100.00%) LAN
2 11 (84.62%) Firewall
3 10 (76.92%) VoIP
3 10 (76.92%) VPN
4 9 (69.23%) DNS
4 9 (69.23%) Internet
4 9 (69.23%) SSL
5 1 (7.69%) BIG-IP
5 1 (7.69%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (7.69%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 1 (7.69%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 1 (7.69%) MPLS
5 1 (7.69%) PABX
5 1 (7.69%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (7.69%) OLTP
General
1 2 (15.38%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) German Language
2 1 (7.69%) Law
2 1 (7.69%) Retail
2 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (76.92%) Network Engineer
2 9 (69.23%) Administrator
2 9 (69.23%) Cisco Administrator
2 9 (69.23%) Cisco Engineer
2 9 (69.23%) Cisco Network Administrator
2 9 (69.23%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 9 (69.23%) Cisco Voice Engineer
2 9 (69.23%) Network Administrator
2 9 (69.23%) Voice Engineer
2 9 (69.23%) Voice Network Engineer
3 5 (38.46%) Cisco VoIP Engineer
3 5 (38.46%) VoIP Engineer
4 3 (23.08%) Data Administrator
4 3 (23.08%) Data Network Administrator
4 3 (23.08%) Data Network Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (7.69%) Network Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (7.69%) Network Manager
5 1 (7.69%) Network Security Manager
5 1 (7.69%) Security Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Data Centre
2 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.69%) BYOD
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (7.69%) Budgeting and Forecasting
1 1 (7.69%) DevOps
1 1 (7.69%) ITIL
1 1 (7.69%) Line Management
1 1 (7.69%) Load Balancing
1 1 (7.69%) Presales
1 1 (7.69%) Problem Management
1 1 (7.69%) Service Delivery
1 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
1 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (7.69%) Use Case
Qualifications
1 10 (76.92%) CCNP
1 10 (76.92%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (69.23%) CCVP
3 1 (7.69%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 9 (69.23%) Cisco CUCM
1 9 (69.23%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 12 (92.31%) Cisco
2 11 (84.62%) CheckPoint
3 1 (7.69%) Cyber-Ark
3 1 (7.69%) F5
3 1 (7.69%) Fortinet
3 1 (7.69%) LogRhythm
3 1 (7.69%) Palo Alto
3 1 (7.69%) VMware