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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 44 36 53
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +17
Permanent jobs citing WAN 34 13 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 4.72% 3.26% 1.03%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 28.81% 22.41% 5.10%
Number of salaries quoted 34 13 5
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,150 £27,500 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £56,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £38,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+1.31% -1.29%
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
118 58 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 16.37% 14.54% 20.21%
Number of salaries quoted 111 55 86
Average salary £37,500 £38,550 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.72% +4.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,350 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £45,000 £50,000
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 1 October 2014.

WAN Salary Histogram in Northampton

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 74 (98.67%) LAN
2 60 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
3 52 (69.33%) Cisco
3 52 (69.33%) Windows
4 46 (61.33%) Linux
4 46 (61.33%) Apache
5 44 (58.67%) Tomcat
5 44 (58.67%) MySQL
6 41 (54.67%) SAN
7 30 (40.00%) Project Management
7 30 (40.00%) Open Source
8 28 (37.33%) Google Apps
8 28 (37.33%) Google
8 28 (37.33%) Oracle
8 28 (37.33%) Java
8 28 (37.33%) OpenStack
8 28 (37.33%) Agile Project Management
9 21 (28.00%) ITIL
10 20 (26.67%) Microsoft
11 19 (25.33%) SaaS
11 19 (25.33%) hybris
11 19 (25.33%) IaaS
12 17 (22.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 17 (22.67%) Red Hat
13 14 (18.67%) Migration
14 13 (17.33%) UNIX
15 12 (16.00%) Appcelerator Titanium
16 11 (14.67%) Hyper-V
17 10 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
18 9 (12.00%) XenServer

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 46 (61.33%) Apache
2 44 (58.67%) Tomcat
3 28 (37.33%) OpenStack
4 3 (4.00%) MS Exchange
5 2 (2.67%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (1.33%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (1.33%) Lync
6 1 (1.33%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (1.33%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.33%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (2.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.33%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.33%) Line 500
Cloud Services
1 28 (37.33%) Google Apps
2 19 (25.33%) SaaS
2 19 (25.33%) IaaS
3 1 (1.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 74 (98.67%) LAN
2 41 (54.67%) SAN
3 5 (6.67%) VPN
4 4 (5.33%) DNS
4 4 (5.33%) VoIP
4 4 (5.33%) TCP/IP
5 3 (4.00%) Wireless
5 3 (4.00%) Firewall
6 1 (1.33%) Network Security
6 1 (1.33%) IP Telephony
6 1 (1.33%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (1.33%) MPLS
6 1 (1.33%) WLAN
6 1 (1.33%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (58.67%) MySQL
2 2 (2.67%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.33%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 12 (16.00%) Appcelerator Titanium
2 1 (1.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (4.00%) Telecoms
1 3 (4.00%) Legal
2 2 (2.67%) Law
3 1 (1.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 27 (36.00%) Designer
2 24 (32.00%) Infrastructure Designer
3 14 (18.67%) Analyst
4 13 (17.33%) Project Manager
5 7 (9.33%) Service Desk Analyst
5 7 (9.33%) IT Project Manager
5 7 (9.33%) Service Analyst
6 6 (8.00%) Administrator
6 6 (8.00%) Systems Administrator
6 6 (8.00%) Senior Systems Administrator
7 5 (6.67%) Agile Project Manager
7 5 (6.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 4 (5.33%) 2nd Line Support
9 3 (4.00%) Architect
9 3 (4.00%) Support Analyst
10 2 (2.67%) Network Engineer
10 2 (2.67%) Systems Designer
10 2 (2.67%) Senior Manager
10 2 (2.67%) Senior IT Project Manager
10 2 (2.67%) Senior Designer
Miscellaneous
1 30 (40.00%) Open Source
2 10 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 52 (69.33%) Windows
2 46 (61.33%) Linux
3 17 (22.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 13 (17.33%) UNIX
5 5 (6.67%) Windows 7
6 3 (4.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (2.67%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (1.33%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (1.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (40.00%) Project Management
3 28 (37.33%) Agile Project Management
4 21 (28.00%) ITIL
5 14 (18.67%) Migration
6 7 (9.33%) Enterprise Architecture
7 6 (8.00%) Coaching
8 5 (6.67%) Capacity Planning
9 3 (4.00%) Network Monitoring
10 2 (2.67%) Line Management
11 1 (1.33%) Problem Management
11 1 (1.33%) ITIL V3
11 1 (1.33%) Infrastructure Management
11 1 (1.33%) Service Continuity Management
11 1 (1.33%) Security Management
11 1 (1.33%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 28 (37.33%) Java
2 7 (9.33%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.33%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (5.33%) CCNA
2 4 (5.33%) MCP
2 4 (5.33%) MCSE
2 4 (5.33%) MCSA
2 4 (5.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (4.00%) MCTS
3 3 (4.00%) MCITP
3 3 (4.00%) HND
3 3 (4.00%) CCIE
3 3 (4.00%) CCNP
4 1 (1.33%) MOS
4 1 (1.33%) A+ Certification
4 1 (1.33%) Check Point Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.67%) SLA
2 1 (1.33%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 11 (14.67%) Hyper-V
2 9 (12.00%) XenServer
3 8 (10.67%) XenApp
4 3 (4.00%) Active Directory
5 1 (1.33%) VMware Server
5 1 (1.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.33%) SCCM
1 1 (1.33%) WSUS
Vendors
1 52 (69.33%) Cisco
2 28 (37.33%) Google
2 28 (37.33%) Oracle
3 20 (26.67%) Microsoft
4 19 (25.33%) hybris
5 17 (22.67%) Red Hat
6 9 (12.00%) IBM
6 9 (12.00%) Citrix
7 8 (10.67%) HP
8 5 (6.67%) CheckPoint
9 3 (4.00%) Juniper
10 2 (2.67%) VMware
11 1 (1.33%) Sage
11 1 (1.33%) NetApp
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Salary: £48000 - £50000 per annum + car + 15% bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago