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 15 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 39 32 54
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +22
Permanent jobs citing WAN 34 21 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 4.91% 5.36% 1.03%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 28.10% 31.82% 5.10%
Number of salaries quoted 34 21 5
Average salary £45,250 £42,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.47% -10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,800 £25,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -1.31%
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
121 66 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 17.49% 16.84% 20.25%
Number of salaries quoted 114 63 86
Average salary £37,500 £38,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.59% +4.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,000 £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 15 September 2014.

WAN Salary Histogram in Northampton

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 15 September 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 70 (97.22%) LAN
2 60 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
3 53 (73.61%) Cisco
4 50 (69.44%) Windows
5 45 (62.50%) Linux
5 45 (62.50%) Apache
6 43 (59.72%) Tomcat
6 43 (59.72%) MySQL
7 40 (55.56%) SAN
8 32 (44.44%) Project Management
9 29 (40.28%) Open Source
9 29 (40.28%) Agile Project Management
10 26 (36.11%) OpenStack
10 26 (36.11%) Google Apps
10 26 (36.11%) Google
10 26 (36.11%) Oracle
10 26 (36.11%) Java
11 22 (30.56%) SaaS
11 22 (30.56%) IaaS
12 20 (27.78%) hybris
13 17 (23.61%) ITIL
14 16 (22.22%) Microsoft
15 15 (20.83%) Red Hat
15 15 (20.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 14 (19.44%) Migration
17 13 (18.06%) Appcelerator Titanium
17 13 (18.06%) UNIX
18 12 (16.67%) Hyper-V
19 10 (13.89%) Analytical Skills
20 9 (12.50%) Citrix

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 15 September 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 (62.50%) Apache
2 43 (59.72%) Tomcat
3 26 (36.11%) OpenStack
4 4 (5.56%) MS Exchange
5 2 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (1.39%) IIS
6 1 (1.39%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.39%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (1.39%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (1.39%) Lync
6 1 (1.39%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (2.78%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.39%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.39%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.39%) Line 500
Cloud Services
1 26 (36.11%) Google Apps
2 22 (30.56%) SaaS
2 22 (30.56%) IaaS
3 1 (1.39%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 70 (97.22%) LAN
2 40 (55.56%) SAN
3 5 (6.94%) VoIP
4 4 (5.56%) VPN
4 4 (5.56%) Firewall
5 3 (4.17%) Wireless
5 3 (4.17%) DNS
5 3 (4.17%) TCP/IP
6 2 (2.78%) DHCP
7 1 (1.39%) WLAN
7 1 (1.39%) MPLS
7 1 (1.39%) MGCP
7 1 (1.39%) IPsec
7 1 (1.39%) IP Telephony
7 1 (1.39%) Network Security
7 1 (1.39%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (1.39%) PABX
7 1 (1.39%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (59.72%) MySQL
2 2 (2.78%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.39%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 13 (18.06%) Appcelerator Titanium
2 1 (1.39%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (2.78%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.39%) Finance
2 1 (1.39%) Legal
2 1 (1.39%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 25 (34.72%) Designer
2 23 (31.94%) Infrastructure Designer
3 13 (18.06%) Project Manager
4 10 (13.89%) Analyst
5 7 (9.72%) IT Project Manager
6 6 (8.33%) Senior Systems Administrator
6 6 (8.33%) Administrator
6 6 (8.33%) Systems Administrator
7 5 (6.94%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 5 (6.94%) Agile Project Manager
8 3 (4.17%) Linux Engineer
8 3 (4.17%) Service Analyst
8 3 (4.17%) Network Engineer
8 3 (4.17%) Architect
8 3 (4.17%) Service Desk Analyst
9 2 (2.78%) Team Leader
9 2 (2.78%) Network Team Leader
9 2 (2.78%) Deployment Project Manager
9 2 (2.78%) Infrastructure Architect
9 2 (2.78%) Infrastructure Manager
Miscellaneous
1 29 (40.28%) Open Source
2 10 (13.89%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.39%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 50 (69.44%) Windows
2 45 (62.50%) Linux
3 15 (20.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 13 (18.06%) UNIX
5 4 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (4.17%) Windows 7
7 2 (2.78%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (2.78%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (1.39%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (44.44%) Project Management
3 29 (40.28%) Agile Project Management
4 17 (23.61%) ITIL
5 14 (19.44%) Migration
6 7 (9.72%) Enterprise Architecture
7 5 (6.94%) Capacity Planning
8 3 (4.17%) Network Monitoring
9 2 (2.78%) Line Management
9 2 (2.78%) Coaching
10 1 (1.39%) ITIL V3
10 1 (1.39%) Continuous Improvement
10 1 (1.39%) Infrastructure Management
10 1 (1.39%) Service Continuity Management
10 1 (1.39%) Problem Management
10 1 (1.39%) Network Design
10 1 (1.39%) Configuration Management
10 1 (1.39%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 26 (36.11%) Java
2 7 (9.72%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.39%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (6.94%) CCNA
3 3 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (4.17%) MCSA
3 3 (4.17%) CCIE
3 3 (4.17%) CCNP
4 2 (2.78%) MCP
4 2 (2.78%) MCSE
4 2 (2.78%) MCITP
5 1 (1.39%) HND
5 1 (1.39%) A+ Certification
5 1 (1.39%) Check Point Certification
5 1 (1.39%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.78%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (16.67%) Hyper-V
2 9 (12.50%) XenServer
3 8 (11.11%) XenApp
4 4 (5.56%) Active Directory
5 1 (1.39%) VMware Server
5 1 (1.39%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.39%) WSUS
1 1 (1.39%) SCCM
1 1 (1.39%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 53 (73.61%) Cisco
2 26 (36.11%) Google
2 26 (36.11%) Oracle
3 20 (27.78%) hybris
4 16 (22.22%) Microsoft
5 15 (20.83%) Red Hat
6 9 (12.50%) Citrix
6 9 (12.50%) IBM
7 8 (11.11%) HP
8 5 (6.94%) CheckPoint
9 3 (4.17%) VMware
9 3 (4.17%) Juniper
10 1 (1.39%) NetApp
10 1 (1.39%) Sage
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