The first table below looks at the demand for WAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Middlesex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WAN over the 3 months to 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Middlesex region.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 38 22 47
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +25
Permanent jobs citing WAN 10 33 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 2.75% 6.69% 2.50%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.35% 18.97% 9.35%
Number of salaries quoted 7 33 9
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £35,000 £24,800
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £75,000 £86,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
Communications & Networking Category
Middlesex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
107 174 139
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 29.48% 35.29% 26.73%
Number of salaries quoted 86 138 123
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,550 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.26% -1.25%
WAN
South East

WAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WAN across the Middlesex region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 April 2014.

WAN Salary Histogram in Middlesex

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the Middlesex 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 20 (86.96%) LAN
2 19 (82.61%) Cisco
3 11 (47.83%) Cisco Certification
4 10 (43.48%) Microsoft
4 10 (43.48%) Windows
5 9 (39.13%) CCNP
6 8 (34.78%) Linux
6 8 (34.78%) ITIL
7 7 (30.43%) OSPF
7 7 (30.43%) Cisco IPT
8 6 (26.09%) BGP
8 6 (26.09%) SAN
8 6 (26.09%) VPN
9 5 (21.74%) CCNA
9 5 (21.74%) HP
9 5 (21.74%) Project Management
9 5 (21.74%) XMPP
10 4 (17.39%) Telecoms
10 4 (17.39%) CheckPoint
10 4 (17.39%) MS Excel
10 4 (17.39%) SQL Server
10 4 (17.39%) Windows Server 2008
11 3 (13.04%) VMware Infrastructure
11 3 (13.04%) vSphere
11 3 (13.04%) Cisco CUCM
11 3 (13.04%) CCIE
11 3 (13.04%) Microsoft Certification
11 3 (13.04%) TCP/IP
11 3 (13.04%) NetApp
11 3 (13.04%) Finance

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the Middlesex 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 2 (8.70%) GroupWise
1 2 (8.70%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 2 (8.70%) MS Exchange
1 2 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (4.35%) Apache
Applications
1 4 (17.39%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (86.96%) LAN
2 7 (30.43%) OSPF
2 7 (30.43%) Cisco IPT
3 6 (26.09%) BGP
3 6 (26.09%) SAN
3 6 (26.09%) VPN
4 3 (13.04%) TCP/IP
4 3 (13.04%) Firewall
4 3 (13.04%) MPLS
5 2 (8.70%) TETRA
5 2 (8.70%) DNS
5 2 (8.70%) PBX
5 2 (8.70%) VoIP
5 2 (8.70%) SMTP
5 2 (8.70%) DHCP
5 2 (8.70%) Ethernet
5 2 (8.70%) FTP
5 2 (8.70%) HTTP
5 2 (8.70%) SNMP
5 2 (8.70%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (17.39%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.70%) Data Mining
General
1 4 (17.39%) Telecoms
2 3 (13.04%) Finance
2 3 (13.04%) Marketing
3 2 (8.70%) Banking
3 2 (8.70%) Games
Job Titles
1 3 (13.04%) DBA
1 3 (13.04%) Cisco IPT Engineer
1 3 (13.04%) SQL Server DBA
1 3 (13.04%) SQL DBA
1 3 (13.04%) Cisco Engineer
2 2 (8.70%) Infrastructure Manager
2 2 (8.70%) Product Manager
2 2 (8.70%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
2 2 (8.70%) Portfolio Manager
2 2 (8.70%) Network Engineer
2 2 (8.70%) Consultant
2 2 (8.70%) Project Manager
3 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Analyst
3 1 (4.35%) Principal Security Consultant
3 1 (4.35%) Analyst
3 1 (4.35%) Network Consultant
3 1 (4.35%) Senior Consultant
3 1 (4.35%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (4.35%) Architect
3 1 (4.35%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (21.74%) XMPP
2 1 (4.35%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.70%) Online Games
1 2 (8.70%) Firmware
1 2 (8.70%) Blackberry
1 2 (8.70%) Digital Media
2 1 (4.35%) Enterprise Storage
2 1 (4.35%) Replication
2 1 (4.35%) Clustering
2 1 (4.35%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.35%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 10 (43.48%) Windows
2 8 (34.78%) Linux
3 4 (17.39%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (8.70%) SUSE
4 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (8.70%) Windows XP
4 2 (8.70%) NetWare
4 2 (8.70%) UNIX
4 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (8.70%) Windows 7
5 1 (4.35%) CentOS
5 1 (4.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (4.35%) AIX
5 1 (4.35%) HPUX
5 1 (4.35%) Solaris
5 1 (4.35%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (34.78%) ITIL
2 5 (21.74%) Project Management
3 2 (8.70%) Use Case
3 2 (8.70%) Service Management
3 2 (8.70%) PRINCE2
3 2 (8.70%) Operations Management
3 2 (8.70%) Mobile Device Management
3 2 (8.70%) Product Management
4 1 (4.35%) SIEM
4 1 (4.35%) Protective Monitoring
4 1 (4.35%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (4.35%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (4.35%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (4.35%) E-Commerce
4 1 (4.35%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (4.35%) Business Continuity
4 1 (4.35%) Information Security
4 1 (4.35%) Change Management
4 1 (4.35%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (4.35%) Identity Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.35%) Bash Shell
1 1 (4.35%) Perl
Qualifications
1 11 (47.83%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (39.13%) CCNP
3 5 (21.74%) CCNA
4 3 (13.04%) CCIE
4 3 (13.04%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (8.70%) Degree
5 2 (8.70%) MCITP
5 2 (8.70%) CCSA
5 2 (8.70%) CCVP
5 2 (8.70%) MCSE
5 2 (8.70%) MCSA
6 1 (4.35%) CISSP
6 1 (4.35%) RHCE
6 1 (4.35%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (4.35%) Security+ Certification
6 1 (4.35%) CISA
6 1 (4.35%) CISM
6 1 (4.35%) CEH
6 1 (4.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (4.35%) COBIT
1 1 (4.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (13.04%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (13.04%) vSphere
2 2 (8.70%) Novell eDirectory
2 2 (8.70%) Active Directory
2 2 (8.70%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (4.35%) XenApp
3 1 (4.35%) XenDesktop
3 1 (4.35%) Squid
Systems Management
1 3 (13.04%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (8.70%) ARCserve
2 2 (8.70%) ZENworks
2 2 (8.70%) HP SIM
3 1 (4.35%) Nagios
3 1 (4.35%) Nessus
Vendors
1 19 (82.61%) Cisco
2 10 (43.48%) Microsoft
3 5 (21.74%) HP
4 4 (17.39%) CheckPoint
5 3 (13.04%) NetApp
5 3 (13.04%) VMware
6 2 (8.70%) Novell
6 2 (8.70%) Red Hat
6 2 (8.70%) Juniper
6 2 (8.70%) Dell
6 2 (8.70%) F5
7 1 (4.35%) SolarWinds
7 1 (4.35%) ProCurve
7 1 (4.35%) 3PAR
7 1 (4.35%) SAP
7 1 (4.35%) Oracle
7 1 (4.35%) IBM
7 1 (4.35%) EMC
7 1 (4.35%) Citrix
7 1 (4.35%) Nokia
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Mercator IT Solutions
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