The table below looks at the statistics for WAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Norfolk region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WAN over the 3 months to 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 37 - 52
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing WAN 2 0 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Norfolk 0.79% - 2.77%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.00% - 23.81%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 15
Average salary £27,500 - £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +3.89%
WAN
East of 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 Norfolk region.

Communications & Networking Category
Norfolk
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
20 57 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Norfolk 7.87% 15.41% 11.62%
Number of salaries quoted 15 52 58
Average salary £30,000 £26,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.20% -11.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £19,000 £22,750
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £45,000 £41,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

WAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Norfolk

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WAN across the Norfolk region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

WAN Jobs Demand Trend in Norfolk

WAN
Salary Trend in Norfolk

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

WAN Salary Trend in Norfolk

WAN
Job Locations in Norfolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WAN within the Norfolk region over the 3 months to 20 October 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Norwich - 1 £27,500 -
WAN
East of England

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Norfolk

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the Norfolk 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 6 (85.71%) LAN
1 6 (85.71%) DNS
2 5 (71.43%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 5 (71.43%) Windows
3 4 (57.14%) DHCP
3 4 (57.14%) MS Exchange
3 4 (57.14%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (42.86%) XenApp
4 3 (42.86%) VMware
4 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (42.86%) Hyper-V
4 3 (42.86%) TCP/IP
4 3 (42.86%) MCSA
4 3 (42.86%) SQL
4 3 (42.86%) Citrix
4 3 (42.86%) Firewall
5 2 (28.57%) Wireless
5 2 (28.57%) Network+ Certification
5 2 (28.57%) Websense
5 2 (28.57%) A+ Certification
5 2 (28.57%) SAN
5 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
5 2 (28.57%) ITIL
5 2 (28.57%) MCP
5 2 (28.57%) NAS
5 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (28.57%) Backup Exec
5 2 (28.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Norfolk by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the Norfolk 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 4 (57.14%) MS Exchange
1 4 (57.14%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (14.29%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Office
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (85.71%) LAN
1 6 (85.71%) DNS
2 4 (57.14%) DHCP
3 3 (42.86%) TCP/IP
3 3 (42.86%) Firewall
4 2 (28.57%) Wireless
4 2 (28.57%) NAS
4 2 (28.57%) NetScaler
4 2 (28.57%) SAN
5 1 (14.29%) ADSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Systems Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Systems Support
2 2 (28.57%) Support Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Installations Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Systems Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Storage Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (14.29%) Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) IT Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Thin Client
1 1 (14.29%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Windows
2 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (28.57%) Windows 8
4 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) ITIL
2 1 (14.29%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (71.43%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (42.86%) MCSA
3 2 (28.57%) MCP
3 2 (28.57%) A+ Certification
3 2 (28.57%) Network+ Certification
3 2 (28.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (14.29%) NCDA
4 1 (14.29%) NCIE
4 1 (14.29%) CCA
4 1 (14.29%) Citrix Certification
System Software
1 3 (42.86%) Hyper-V
1 3 (42.86%) XenApp
2 2 (28.57%) XenDesktop
2 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
3 1 (14.29%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) Backup Exec
2 1 (14.29%) SCDPM
2 1 (14.29%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 3 (42.86%) Citrix
2 3 (42.86%) VMware
3 2 (28.57%) Websense
4 1 (14.29%) Cisco
4 1 (14.29%) AppSense
4 1 (14.29%) Veeam
4 1 (14.29%) NetApp
4 1 (14.29%) HP
4 1 (14.29%) Dell