The table below looks at the statistics for WAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WAN over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 33 33 24
Rank change year-on-year
0 -9
Permanent jobs citing WAN 47 41 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 6.96% 6.25% 8.83%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 41.96% 28.47% 41.46%
Number of salaries quoted 39 39 34
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +7.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £37,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £49,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
WAN
Northamptonshire

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
112 144 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 16.59% 21.95% 21.30%
Number of salaries quoted 83 131 79
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £30,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £57,500 £49,700
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

WAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WAN across the Northampton region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 3 July 2015.

WAN Salary Histogram in Northampton

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Northampton 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.

1 108 (99.08%) LAN
2 63 (57.80%) Cisco
3 61 (55.96%) Windows
4 57 (52.29%) SAN
5 50 (45.87%) Linux
6 47 (43.12%) Apache
6 47 (43.12%) Tomcat
6 47 (43.12%) MySQL
7 38 (34.86%) Data Centre
8 36 (33.03%) Open Source
9 35 (32.11%) Agile Software Development
10 31 (28.44%) Oracle
10 31 (28.44%) Java
10 31 (28.44%) Microsoft
10 31 (28.44%) Google Apps
11 30 (27.52%) Law
12 29 (26.61%) OpenStack
13 26 (23.85%) Firewall
14 25 (22.94%) Google
15 20 (18.35%) Hyper-V
15 20 (18.35%) TCP/IP
16 19 (17.43%) DHCP
17 18 (16.51%) MPLS
18 17 (15.60%) Project Management
18 17 (15.60%) ISO 9001
19 16 (14.68%) HSRP
20 15 (13.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
20 15 (13.76%) Capacity Planning
20 15 (13.76%) DNS
20 15 (13.76%) Red Hat

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Northampton 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 47 (43.12%) Apache
1 47 (43.12%) Tomcat
2 29 (26.61%) OpenStack
3 4 (3.67%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.92%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (0.92%) Lync
4 1 (0.92%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 8 (7.34%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.75%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 31 (28.44%) Google Apps
2 1 (0.92%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 108 (99.08%) LAN
2 57 (52.29%) SAN
3 26 (23.85%) Firewall
4 20 (18.35%) TCP/IP
5 19 (17.43%) DHCP
6 18 (16.51%) MPLS
7 16 (14.68%) HSRP
8 15 (13.76%) DNS
9 14 (12.84%) Spanning Tree
9 14 (12.84%) VLAN
10 13 (11.93%) VoIP
11 12 (11.01%) VPN
12 10 (9.17%) OSPF
12 10 (9.17%) BGP
13 9 (8.26%) WLAN
14 6 (5.50%) Internet
15 4 (3.67%) SSL
15 4 (3.67%) PBX
15 4 (3.67%) LDAP
15 4 (3.67%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (43.12%) MySQL
2 1 (0.92%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.92%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (0.92%) Hudson
General
1 30 (27.52%) Law
2 5 (4.59%) Telecoms
3 4 (3.67%) Legal
4 1 (0.92%) Banking
4 1 (0.92%) Retail
4 1 (0.92%) Finance
Job Titles
1 25 (22.94%) Analyst
2 23 (21.10%) Infrastructure Designer
2 23 (21.10%) Designer
3 12 (11.01%) Network Analyst
4 11 (10.09%) Network Engineer
5 9 (8.26%) Project Manager
6 8 (7.34%) Network Manager
7 6 (5.50%) Infrastructure Manager
7 6 (5.50%) Server Analyst
7 6 (5.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 6 (5.50%) Design Engineer
7 6 (5.50%) Storage Analyst
8 5 (4.59%) Service Desk Analyst
8 5 (4.59%) Senior Network Engineer
8 5 (4.59%) Support Analyst
8 5 (4.59%) Service Analyst
9 4 (3.67%) Architect
9 4 (3.67%) Systems Administrator
9 4 (3.67%) Infrastructure Architect
9 4 (3.67%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (12.84%) ISPF
Miscellaneous
1 38 (34.86%) Data Centre
2 11 (10.09%) Kindle
3 2 (1.83%) Clustering
4 1 (0.92%) Smartphone
4 1 (0.92%) iPhone
4 1 (0.92%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (0.92%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 61 (55.96%) Windows
2 50 (45.87%) Linux
3 15 (13.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (5.50%) Windows 7
4 6 (5.50%) UNIX
5 5 (4.59%) Windows 8
6 2 (1.83%) Windows XP
7 1 (0.92%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (33.03%) Open Source
2 35 (32.11%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (15.60%) Project Management
4 15 (13.76%) Capacity Planning
5 12 (11.01%) ITIL
6 11 (10.09%) SDLC
7 10 (9.17%) Agile Project Management
8 9 (8.26%) Patch Management
9 6 (5.50%) Migration
9 6 (5.50%) Network Design
10 5 (4.59%) Penetration Testing
11 4 (3.67%) Disaster Recovery
11 4 (3.67%) Mentoring
12 3 (2.75%) Business Continuity
12 3 (2.75%) Programme Management
12 3 (2.75%) Network Management
13 2 (1.83%) Security Architecture
13 2 (1.83%) BCP
13 2 (1.83%) PRINCE2
13 2 (1.83%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 31 (28.44%) Java
2 12 (11.01%) PowerShell
3 4 (3.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (11.93%) CCNP
1 13 (11.93%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (10.09%) CCNA
3 6 (5.50%) Degree
4 5 (4.59%) MCP
5 3 (2.75%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (2.75%) MOS
6 1 (0.92%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (0.92%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.92%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.92%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.92%) PMP
6 1 (0.92%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.92%) MCSE
6 1 (0.92%) MCSA
6 1 (0.92%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (15.60%) ISO 9001
2 7 (6.42%) SLA
3 6 (5.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 20 (18.35%) Hyper-V
2 14 (12.84%) Active Directory
3 13 (11.93%) XenServer
4 9 (8.26%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.92%) vSphere
5 1 (0.92%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 11 (10.09%) SCCM
2 2 (1.83%) SCOM
Vendors
1 63 (57.80%) Cisco
2 31 (28.44%) Microsoft
2 31 (28.44%) Oracle
3 25 (22.94%) Google
4 15 (13.76%) Red Hat
5 13 (11.93%) Citrix
6 12 (11.01%) HP
7 11 (10.09%) IBM
8 9 (8.26%) VMware
9 2 (1.83%) SolarWinds
9 2 (1.83%) CheckPoint
10 1 (0.92%) NetApp
10 1 (0.92%) Dell
10 1 (0.92%) SonicWALL
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £38,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Northampton
First Point
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago