The table below looks at the statistics for WAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northampton region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WAN over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Northamptonshire / Northampton
Rank 43 43 25
Rank change year-on-year
0 -18
Permanent jobs citing WAN 20 31 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 4.19% 5.20% 8.22%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 21.05% 19.87% 45.71%
Number of salaries quoted 11 10 48
Median salary £45,000 £48,750 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% +18.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%

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

Communications & Networking Category
Northampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
95 156 105
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 19.92% 26.17% 17.98%
Number of salaries quoted 71 90 101
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,800 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

WAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

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

WAN Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

WAN
Salary Trend in Northampton

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

WAN Salary Trend in Northampton

WAN
Salary Histogram in Northampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WAN across the Northampton region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017.

WAN Salary Histogram in Northampton

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, 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 Northampton region with a requirement for WAN.

1 36 (97.30%) LAN
2 35 (94.59%) Cisco
3 34 (91.89%) Cisco Certification
3 34 (91.89%) Firewall
4 31 (83.78%) SAN
5 29 (78.38%) Data Centre
6 28 (75.68%) SolarWinds
7 27 (72.97%) Cisco ASA
7 27 (72.97%) CCNA
7 27 (72.97%) Cisco Prime
8 26 (70.27%) Wireshark
8 26 (70.27%) Cisco IOS
8 26 (70.27%) Migration
8 26 (70.27%) Infrastructure Transformation
9 20 (54.05%) Cisco Nexus
10 18 (48.65%) NX-OS
11 11 (29.73%) CCNP
12 6 (16.22%) Microsoft
13 5 (13.51%) Active Directory
13 5 (13.51%) SQL Server
13 5 (13.51%) ITIL
14 4 (10.81%) IIS
14 4 (10.81%) CISSP
14 4 (10.81%) NetApp
14 4 (10.81%) Security+ Certification
14 4 (10.81%) Information Security
14 4 (10.81%) Risk Analysis
14 4 (10.81%) Matrix Management
14 4 (10.81%) SCCM
14 4 (10.81%) Hyper-V

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton 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 4 (10.81%) IIS
2 1 (2.70%) NetWeaver
Communications & Networking
1 36 (97.30%) LAN
2 34 (91.89%) Firewall
3 31 (83.78%) SAN
4 27 (72.97%) Cisco ASA
5 26 (70.27%) Cisco IOS
5 26 (70.27%) Wireshark
6 20 (54.05%) Cisco Nexus
7 18 (48.65%) NX-OS
8 4 (10.81%) VLAN
9 1 (2.70%) Cisco ISE
9 1 (2.70%) Wi-Fi
9 1 (2.70%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (13.51%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.70%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (2.70%) Informix
2 1 (2.70%) SAP Data Services
2 1 (2.70%) SAP HANA
General
1 1 (2.70%) Law
Job Titles
1 27 (72.97%) Network Engineer
2 11 (29.73%) Network Support
3 10 (27.03%) Network Support Engineer
3 10 (27.03%) Support Engineer
4 6 (16.22%) Cisco Engineer
4 6 (16.22%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 4 (10.81%) Information Security Specialist
5 4 (10.81%) Information Specialist
5 4 (10.81%) Security Specialist
6 3 (8.11%) Analyst
7 1 (2.70%) 1st Line Support
7 1 (2.70%) Head of IT
7 1 (2.70%) Head of Networks
7 1 (2.70%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 1 (2.70%) IT Director
7 1 (2.70%) IT Engineer
7 1 (2.70%) Junior Network Analyst
7 1 (2.70%) Monitoring Analyst
7 1 (2.70%) Network Analyst
7 1 (2.70%) SAP Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.70%) SAP Basis
1 1 (2.70%) Web Dynpro
Miscellaneous
1 29 (78.38%) Data Centre
2 4 (10.81%) Cyberthreat
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.41%) Windows
2 1 (2.70%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (70.27%) Infrastructure Transformation
1 26 (70.27%) Migration
2 5 (13.51%) ITIL
3 4 (10.81%) Cybersecurity
3 4 (10.81%) Information Security
3 4 (10.81%) Matrix Management
3 4 (10.81%) Matrix Organization
3 4 (10.81%) Risk Analysis
3 4 (10.81%) SIEM
4 3 (8.11%) SEO
5 2 (5.41%) High Availability
5 2 (5.41%) PRINCE2
5 2 (5.41%) Ticket Management
6 1 (2.70%) Facilities Management
6 1 (2.70%) Infrastructure Monitoring
6 1 (2.70%) Programme Management
6 1 (2.70%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (2.70%) Strategic Planning
6 1 (2.70%) Supplier Management
6 1 (2.70%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.70%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 34 (91.89%) Cisco Certification
2 27 (72.97%) CCNA
3 11 (29.73%) CCNP
4 4 (10.81%) CISSP
4 4 (10.81%) CompTIA Security+
4 4 (10.81%) Security+ Certification
5 2 (5.41%) Degree
5 2 (5.41%) MCITP
5 2 (5.41%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (2.70%) CCENT
6 1 (2.70%) CCIE
6 1 (2.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.81%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.70%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (13.51%) Active Directory
2 4 (10.81%) Hyper-V
3 2 (5.41%) Virtual Desktop
3 2 (5.41%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 27 (72.97%) Cisco Prime
2 4 (10.81%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 4 (10.81%) SCCM
3 2 (5.41%) FortiGate
4 1 (2.70%) SCOM
Vendors
1 35 (94.59%) Cisco
2 28 (75.68%) SolarWinds
3 6 (16.22%) Microsoft
4 4 (10.81%) NetApp
5 3 (8.11%) Google
6 2 (5.41%) VMware
7 1 (2.70%) Blue Coat
7 1 (2.70%) CheckPoint
7 1 (2.70%) F5
7 1 (2.70%) Juniper
7 1 (2.70%) Riverbed
7 1 (2.70%) SAP
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: £22000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
X4 Group
Salary: £40k - 50k per year
Posted: 4 days ago