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 6 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 27 36 39
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +3
Permanent jobs citing WAN 5 4 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 3.03% 1.44% 3.58%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 17.24% 7.84% 11.82%
Number of salaries quoted 5 4 10
Median salary £62,500 £43,250 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+44.50% -17.61%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £41,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +10.66%
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
29 51 110
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 17.58% 18.41% 30.30%
Number of salaries quoted 29 39 92
Median salary £47,500 £37,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+26.66% -21.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £33,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £50,000
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 6 May 2016.

WAN Salary Histogram in Middlesex

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 11 (100.00%) LAN
2 8 (72.73%) VoIP
2 8 (72.73%) VPN
2 8 (72.73%) DNS
2 8 (72.73%) SSL
2 8 (72.73%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (72.73%) CheckPoint
2 8 (72.73%) Internet
2 8 (72.73%) Cisco
2 8 (72.73%) CCNP
2 8 (72.73%) Firewall
2 8 (72.73%) Cisco UCCX
2 8 (72.73%) Cisco CUCM
3 6 (54.55%) CCVP
4 3 (27.27%) Telecoms
4 3 (27.27%) MPLS
4 3 (27.27%) OSPF
4 3 (27.27%) BGP
4 3 (27.27%) EIGRP
4 3 (27.27%) Ethernet
4 3 (27.27%) TCP/IP
4 3 (27.27%) SDH
4 3 (27.27%) Data Centre
4 3 (27.27%) Presales
4 3 (27.27%) IP Telephony
5 2 (18.18%) BIG-IP
5 2 (18.18%) Incident Management
5 2 (18.18%) Load Balancing
5 2 (18.18%) Cisco IOS
5 2 (18.18%) Network Security

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 11 (100.00%) LAN
2 8 (72.73%) DNS
2 8 (72.73%) Firewall
2 8 (72.73%) Internet
2 8 (72.73%) SSL
2 8 (72.73%) VoIP
2 8 (72.73%) VPN
3 3 (27.27%) BGP
3 3 (27.27%) EIGRP
3 3 (27.27%) Ethernet
3 3 (27.27%) IP Telephony
3 3 (27.27%) MPLS
3 3 (27.27%) OSPF
3 3 (27.27%) SDH
3 3 (27.27%) TCP/IP
4 2 (18.18%) BIG-IP
4 2 (18.18%) Cisco IOS
4 2 (18.18%) Network Security
General
1 3 (27.27%) Telecoms
2 2 (18.18%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 6 (54.55%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
1 6 (54.55%) Administrator
1 6 (54.55%) Cisco Administrator
1 6 (54.55%) Cisco Engineer
1 6 (54.55%) Cisco Network Administrator
1 6 (54.55%) Cisco Network Engineer
1 6 (54.55%) Network Administrator
1 6 (54.55%) Network Engineer
1 6 (54.55%) Network Systems Engineer
1 6 (54.55%) Systems Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Consultant
3 2 (18.18%) Senior Consultant
3 2 (18.18%) Senior Technical Consultant
3 2 (18.18%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Data Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Telecoms Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Voice Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Voice Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) VoIP Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Data Centre
2 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (18.18%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) Presales
2 2 (18.18%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (18.18%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (18.18%) Incident Management
2 2 (18.18%) Load Balancing
Qualifications
1 8 (72.73%) CCNP
1 8 (72.73%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (54.55%) CCVP
3 2 (18.18%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) PCI DSS
1 2 (18.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 2 (18.18%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (72.73%) Cisco CUCM
1 8 (72.73%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 8 (72.73%) CheckPoint
1 8 (72.73%) Cisco
2 2 (18.18%) VMware