The table below looks at the statistics for WAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Midlands region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WAN over the 3 months to 24 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank - 29 -
Permanent jobs citing WAN 0 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands - 0.62% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 7.69% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Median salary - £75,000 -
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
WAN
England

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

Communications & Networking Category
Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
15 13 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 17.44% 8.07% 8.33%
Number of salaries quoted 6 12 8
Median salary £75,000 £70,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +27.27%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

WAN
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

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

WAN Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

WAN
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

WAN Salary Trend in the Midlands

WAN
Top 15 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 September 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 Midlands region with a requirement for WAN.

1 1 (100.00%) ADSL
1 1 (100.00%) ISDN
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) WLAN
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Juniper
1 1 (100.00%) MPLS
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) BT
1 1 (100.00%) Requirements Management
1 1 (100.00%) Network Security
1 1 (100.00%) Video Conferencing
1 1 (100.00%) Aruba
1 1 (100.00%) Skype for Business
1 1 (100.00%) Skype

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands 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 1 (100.00%) Skype for Business
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) ADSL
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) ISDN
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) MPLS
1 1 (100.00%) Network Security
1 1 (100.00%) Skype
1 1 (100.00%) WLAN
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Infrastructure Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Network Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Network Infrastructure Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Video Conferencing
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Requirements Management
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Aruba
1 1 (100.00%) BT
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Juniper