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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 34 25 55
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +30
Permanent jobs citing WAN 39 30 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 5.84% 7.16% 1.52%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 38.24% 42.86% 11.43%
Number of salaries quoted 39 25 7
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +50.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £54,000 £31,200
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +1.33%
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
102 70 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 15.27% 16.71% 13.28%
Number of salaries quoted 96 62 66
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £24,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 19 December 2014.

WAN Salary Histogram in Northampton

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 73 (100.00%) LAN
2 52 (71.23%) Windows
3 48 (65.75%) Cisco
3 48 (65.75%) Agile Software Development
4 45 (61.64%) MySQL
4 45 (61.64%) Linux
4 45 (61.64%) Apache
5 43 (58.90%) Tomcat
6 41 (56.16%) SAN
7 31 (42.47%) Open Source
8 29 (39.73%) OpenStack
8 29 (39.73%) Google Apps
8 29 (39.73%) Java
8 29 (39.73%) Google
8 29 (39.73%) Oracle
9 25 (34.25%) Microsoft
10 21 (28.77%) ITIL
11 18 (24.66%) Project Management
11 18 (24.66%) Agile Project Management
11 18 (24.66%) Red Hat
11 18 (24.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 12 (16.44%) Coaching
13 11 (15.07%) hybris
14 10 (13.70%) HP
14 10 (13.70%) MCP
15 9 (12.33%) Hyper-V
15 9 (12.33%) Telecoms
16 8 (10.96%) XenServer
16 8 (10.96%) Law
16 8 (10.96%) PowerShell

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 45 (61.64%) Apache
2 43 (58.90%) Tomcat
3 29 (39.73%) OpenStack
4 2 (2.74%) MS Exchange
4 2 (2.74%) IIS
5 1 (1.37%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (1.37%) Lync
5 1 (1.37%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.37%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.37%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (6.85%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.37%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.37%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.37%) Line 500
Cloud Services
1 29 (39.73%) Google Apps
2 5 (6.85%) IaaS
2 5 (6.85%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 73 (100.00%) LAN
2 41 (56.16%) SAN
3 5 (6.85%) TCP/IP
3 5 (6.85%) VPN
4 3 (4.11%) DNS
4 3 (4.11%) Firewall
5 2 (2.74%) Network Security
6 1 (1.37%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (1.37%) IP Telephony
6 1 (1.37%) VoIP
6 1 (1.37%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (61.64%) MySQL
2 3 (4.11%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.37%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 5 (6.85%) Appcelerator Titanium
2 1 (1.37%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (12.33%) Telecoms
2 8 (10.96%) Law
3 3 (4.11%) Legal
4 1 (1.37%) Retail
4 1 (1.37%) Finance
Job Titles
1 28 (38.36%) Designer
2 25 (34.25%) Infrastructure Designer
3 23 (31.51%) Analyst
4 14 (19.18%) Service Analyst
4 14 (19.18%) Service Desk Analyst
5 8 (10.96%) Architect
6 7 (9.59%) Project Manager
6 7 (9.59%) Infrastructure Architect
7 5 (6.85%) Senior Systems Administrator
7 5 (6.85%) 2nd Line Support
7 5 (6.85%) Administrator
7 5 (6.85%) Systems Administrator
8 4 (5.48%) Support Analyst
9 3 (4.11%) Infrastructure Project Manager
9 3 (4.11%) Infrastructure Manager
10 2 (2.74%) Senior Designer
10 2 (2.74%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
10 2 (2.74%) Systems Designer
10 2 (2.74%) Network Engineer
10 2 (2.74%) Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 31 (42.47%) Open Source
2 3 (4.11%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.37%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.37%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 52 (71.23%) Windows
2 45 (61.64%) Linux
3 18 (24.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (8.22%) UNIX
5 5 (6.85%) Windows 7
6 3 (4.11%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (2.74%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (1.37%) Windows XP
8 1 (1.37%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (65.75%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (28.77%) ITIL
3 18 (24.66%) Project Management
3 18 (24.66%) Agile Project Management
4 12 (16.44%) Coaching
5 8 (10.96%) Capacity Planning
6 7 (9.59%) Migration
6 7 (9.59%) Enterprise Architecture
7 2 (2.74%) Disaster Recovery
8 1 (1.37%) Security Management
8 1 (1.37%) CRM
8 1 (1.37%) Configuration Management
8 1 (1.37%) Problem Management
8 1 (1.37%) Supplier Management
8 1 (1.37%) ITIL V3
8 1 (1.37%) Infrastructure Management
8 1 (1.37%) Service Continuity Management
8 1 (1.37%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 29 (39.73%) Java
2 8 (10.96%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.37%) C
Qualifications
1 10 (13.70%) MCP
2 7 (9.59%) MOS
3 3 (4.11%) MCTS
3 3 (4.11%) MCITP
3 3 (4.11%) HND
3 3 (4.11%) MCSE
3 3 (4.11%) MCSA
3 3 (4.11%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (4.11%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (2.74%) CCNP
4 2 (2.74%) CCNA
5 1 (1.37%) CCDP
5 1 (1.37%) A+ Certification
5 1 (1.37%) CCSA
5 1 (1.37%) CCSE
5 1 (1.37%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (9.59%) ISO 9001
2 5 (6.85%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (12.33%) Hyper-V
2 8 (10.96%) XenServer
3 3 (4.11%) XenApp
4 2 (2.74%) Active Directory
5 1 (1.37%) VMware Server
5 1 (1.37%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.37%) SCCM
Vendors
1 48 (65.75%) Cisco
2 29 (39.73%) Google
2 29 (39.73%) Oracle
3 25 (34.25%) Microsoft
4 18 (24.66%) Red Hat
5 11 (15.07%) hybris
6 10 (13.70%) HP
7 8 (10.96%) Citrix
7 8 (10.96%) IBM
8 2 (2.74%) CheckPoint
9 1 (1.37%) VMware
9 1 (1.37%) Sage
9 1 (1.37%) NetApp
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NAK Consulting
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Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum
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