The table below looks at the statistics for WAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northamptonshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WAN over the 3 months to 22 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Wide Area Network (WAN)
East Midlands / Northamptonshire
Rank 34 49 31
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -18
Permanent jobs citing WAN 29 34 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 4.83% 4.61% 6.95%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 22.14% 19.88% 38.06%
Number of salaries quoted 21 7 51
Median salary £45,000 £40,500 £36,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +11.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £46,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%

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

Communications & Networking Category
Northamptonshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
131 171 134
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 21.83% 23.20% 18.26%
Number of salaries quoted 110 96 128
Median salary £42,500 £44,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.40% +25.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%

WAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

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

WAN Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

WAN
Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

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

WAN Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

WAN
Salary Histogram in Northamptonshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WAN across the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017.

WAN Salary Histogram in Northamptonshire

WAN
Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WAN within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northampton +6 14 £45,000 +12.50%
Kettering +5 6 £51,250 +23.49%
Daventry - 1 - -
WAN
East Midlands

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 22 February 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 Northamptonshire region with a requirement for WAN.

1 69 (98.57%) LAN
2 66 (94.29%) Cisco
3 62 (88.57%) Cisco Certification
4 49 (70.00%) Firewall
5 44 (62.86%) SolarWinds
6 41 (58.57%) CCNP
7 37 (52.86%) CCNA
7 37 (52.86%) Cisco Nexus
8 36 (51.43%) SAN
9 34 (48.57%) VLAN
10 33 (47.14%) ITIL
11 28 (40.00%) Cisco Prime
11 28 (40.00%) Cisco ASA
12 27 (38.57%) Cisco IOS
12 27 (38.57%) Wireshark
12 27 (38.57%) Migration
12 27 (38.57%) Infrastructure Transformation
13 26 (37.14%) DHCP
13 26 (37.14%) DNS
14 25 (35.71%) VoIP
14 25 (35.71%) Data Centre
15 23 (32.86%) Wireless
16 19 (27.14%) VPN
16 19 (27.14%) NX-OS
17 18 (25.71%) CCIE
18 17 (24.29%) IPv4
18 17 (24.29%) FTP
18 17 (24.29%) TCP/IP
18 17 (24.29%) Problem Management
18 17 (24.29%) Network Management

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire 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 6 (8.57%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (7.14%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.43%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 69 (98.57%) LAN
2 49 (70.00%) Firewall
3 37 (52.86%) Cisco Nexus
4 36 (51.43%) SAN
5 34 (48.57%) VLAN
6 28 (40.00%) Cisco ASA
7 27 (38.57%) Cisco IOS
7 27 (38.57%) Wireshark
8 26 (37.14%) DHCP
8 26 (37.14%) DNS
9 25 (35.71%) VoIP
10 23 (32.86%) Wireless
11 19 (27.14%) NX-OS
11 19 (27.14%) VPN
12 17 (24.29%) FTP
12 17 (24.29%) IPv4
12 17 (24.29%) TCP/IP
13 10 (14.29%) WLAN
14 8 (11.43%) PBX
15 7 (10.00%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (15.71%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (7.14%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.43%) Finance
Job Titles
1 36 (51.43%) Network Engineer
2 14 (20.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 14 (20.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 13 (18.57%) Support Engineer
4 11 (15.71%) Network Support
4 11 (15.71%) Network Support Engineer
5 9 (12.86%) Analyst
6 8 (11.43%) Network Analyst
6 8 (11.43%) Security Specialist
7 7 (10.00%) Information Security Specialist
7 7 (10.00%) Information Specialist
8 6 (8.57%) Senior Network Engineer
8 6 (8.57%) Technical Leader
9 5 (7.14%) Cisco Analyst
9 5 (7.14%) Cisco Network Analyst
9 5 (7.14%) Network Manager
9 5 (7.14%) Network Operations Manager
9 5 (7.14%) Operations Manager
9 5 (7.14%) Senior Cisco Engineer
9 5 (7.14%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 25 (35.71%) Data Centre
2 11 (15.71%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (10.00%) Cyberthreat
4 4 (5.71%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.43%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 8 (11.43%) Windows
2 4 (5.71%) Linux
2 4 (5.71%) Unix
2 4 (5.71%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.43%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (1.43%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (47.14%) ITIL
2 27 (38.57%) Infrastructure Transformation
2 27 (38.57%) Migration
3 17 (24.29%) Network Management
3 17 (24.29%) Problem Management
4 8 (11.43%) Information Security
4 8 (11.43%) SIEM
5 7 (10.00%) Cybersecurity
5 7 (10.00%) Risk Analysis
5 7 (10.00%) Service Design
6 6 (8.57%) B2B
6 6 (8.57%) ITIL V3
6 6 (8.57%) Matrix Management
6 6 (8.57%) Matrix Organization
7 4 (5.71%) Change Management
7 4 (5.71%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (5.71%) Project Management
8 3 (4.29%) SEO
9 2 (2.86%) Disaster Recovery
9 2 (2.86%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.86%) SQL
Qualifications
1 62 (88.57%) Cisco Certification
2 41 (58.57%) CCNP
3 37 (52.86%) CCNA
4 18 (25.71%) CCIE
5 8 (11.43%) CISSP
5 8 (11.43%) CompTIA Security+
5 8 (11.43%) Security+ Certification
6 1 (1.43%) CCENT
6 1 (1.43%) CEH
6 1 (1.43%) CISA
6 1 (1.43%) Degree
6 1 (1.43%) MCITP
6 1 (1.43%) MCP
6 1 (1.43%) MCSE
6 1 (1.43%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (1.43%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (10.00%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.43%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (17.14%) Active Directory
2 8 (11.43%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 28 (40.00%) Cisco Prime
2 8 (11.43%) SCCM
3 7 (10.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 1 (1.43%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 66 (94.29%) Cisco
2 44 (62.86%) SolarWinds
3 7 (10.00%) Microsoft
3 7 (10.00%) NetApp
4 4 (5.71%) Google
5 3 (4.29%) CheckPoint
5 3 (4.29%) F5
5 3 (4.29%) Riverbed
6 2 (2.86%) Mitel
7 1 (1.43%) Blue Coat
7 1 (1.43%) HP
7 1 (1.43%) Juniper