The table below looks at the statistics for WAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the North Wales region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WAN over the 3 months to 25 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 9 10 20
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +10
Permanent jobs citing WAN 5 15 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Wales 10.87% 14.85% 1.56%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 33.33% 75.00% 6.67%
Number of salaries quoted 5 15 1
Median salary £27,500 £47,000 £22,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-41.48% +108.88%
UK excluding London median salary £40,500 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-4.70% +13.33%
WAN
Wales

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

Communications & Networking Category
North Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
15 20 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Wales 32.61% 19.80% 23.44%
Number of salaries quoted 14 20 15
Median salary £30,000 £47,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-36.17% +10.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,500 £30,250
10% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £50,000 £53,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

WAN
Jobs Demand Trend in North Wales

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

WAN Jobs Demand Trend in North Wales

WAN
Salary Trend in North Wales

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

WAN Salary Trend in North Wales

WAN
Job Locations in North Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WAN within the North Wales region over the 3 months to 25 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Flintshire - 2 £32,500 -
Wrexham +7 1 £25,000 -36.70%
WAN
Wales

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in North Wales

For the 6 months to 25 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 North Wales region with a requirement for WAN.

1 6 (100.00%) LAN
2 3 (50.00%) Firewall
2 3 (50.00%) Cisco
2 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (50.00%) ITIL
2 3 (50.00%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) ERP
2 3 (50.00%) VLAN
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (33.33%) vSphere
3 2 (33.33%) Windows 10
3 2 (33.33%) Windows 8
3 2 (33.33%) VMware
3 2 (33.33%) Data Extraction
3 2 (33.33%) SLA
3 2 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 2 (33.33%) CRM
3 2 (33.33%) DHCP
3 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 2 (33.33%) VPN
3 2 (33.33%) DNS
3 2 (33.33%) SQL
3 2 (33.33%) T-SQL
3 2 (33.33%) CCNA
3 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 2 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (33.33%) Sage
4 1 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
4 1 (16.67%) PSTN

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in North Wales 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 (16.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) LAN
2 3 (50.00%) Firewall
2 3 (50.00%) VLAN
3 2 (33.33%) DHCP
3 2 (33.33%) DNS
3 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 2 (33.33%) VPN
4 1 (16.67%) DPNSS
4 1 (16.67%) PSTN
4 1 (16.67%) QSIG
4 1 (16.67%) VoIP
4 1 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (16.67%) Crystal Reports
General
1 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) IT Support
2 2 (33.33%) IT Manager
2 2 (33.33%) IT Support Manager
2 2 (33.33%) Support Manager
3 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco Voice Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Data Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 1 (16.67%) IT Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) IT Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Project Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Voice Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Voice Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Data Extraction
2 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Windows
1 3 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (33.33%) Windows 10
2 2 (33.33%) Windows 7
2 2 (33.33%) Windows 8
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) ERP
1 3 (50.00%) ITIL
2 2 (33.33%) CRM
3 1 (16.67%) BCP
3 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (16.67%) Coaching
3 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
3 1 (16.67%) Operations Management
3 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) SQL
1 2 (33.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) CCNA
1 2 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (16.67%) CCVP
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 2 (33.33%) vSphere
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Cisco
2 2 (33.33%) Sage
2 2 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (16.67%) Dell
3 1 (16.67%) Veeam