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 7 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 47 58 42
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -16
Permanent jobs citing WAN 42 31 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 5.29% 3.41% 5.19%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 30.00% 18.67% 34.67%
Number of salaries quoted 24 21 52
Median salary £43,750 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.89% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,150 £37,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
WAN
East Midlands

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
140 166 150
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 17.63% 18.24% 14.97%
Number of salaries quoted 106 125 138
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £24,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 7 December 2016.

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 7 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +3 23 £45,000 -10.00% 3
Kettering -6 11 £60,000 +44.57%
Daventry - 4 - -
Brackley - 1 £32,500 -
WAN
East Midlands

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 7 December 2016, 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 84 (98.82%) LAN
2 74 (87.06%) Cisco
3 62 (72.94%) Cisco Certification
4 56 (65.88%) SolarWinds
5 55 (64.71%) Firewall
6 48 (56.47%) Data Centre
7 44 (51.76%) SAN
7 44 (51.76%) CCNA
8 41 (48.24%) Cisco Nexus
9 36 (42.35%) Cisco Prime
9 36 (42.35%) Cisco ASA
10 35 (41.18%) Cisco IOS
10 35 (41.18%) Infrastructure Transformation
10 35 (41.18%) Migration
10 35 (41.18%) Wireshark
11 27 (31.76%) NX-OS
12 21 (24.71%) Windows
13 20 (23.53%) CCNP
14 19 (22.35%) ITIL
15 17 (20.00%) VoIP
15 17 (20.00%) Microsoft
15 17 (20.00%) Wireless
16 15 (17.65%) VLAN
17 13 (15.29%) Microsoft Certification
17 13 (15.29%) DHCP
17 13 (15.29%) VPN
17 13 (15.29%) DNS
17 13 (15.29%) VMware
18 12 (14.12%) TCP/IP
18 12 (14.12%) CCIE

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 4 (4.71%) Apache
1 4 (4.71%) OpenStack
1 4 (4.71%) Tomcat
2 3 (3.53%) MS Exchange
2 3 (3.53%) NetWeaver
3 2 (2.35%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (2.35%) IIS
4 1 (1.18%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (1.18%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (1.18%) IBM Notes
4 1 (1.18%) Quickr
4 1 (1.18%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 9 (10.59%) MS Excel
2 4 (4.71%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.71%) G Suite
2 1 (1.18%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.18%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 84 (98.82%) LAN
2 55 (64.71%) Firewall
3 44 (51.76%) SAN
4 41 (48.24%) Cisco Nexus
5 36 (42.35%) Cisco ASA
6 35 (41.18%) Cisco IOS
6 35 (41.18%) Wireshark
7 27 (31.76%) NX-OS
8 17 (20.00%) VoIP
8 17 (20.00%) Wireless
9 15 (17.65%) VLAN
10 13 (15.29%) DHCP
10 13 (15.29%) DNS
10 13 (15.29%) VPN
11 12 (14.12%) TCP/IP
12 11 (12.94%) FTP
12 11 (12.94%) IPv4
13 4 (4.71%) WLAN
14 3 (3.53%) Wi-Fi
15 2 (2.35%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (8.24%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.71%) MySQL
3 3 (3.53%) BusinessObjects
3 3 (3.53%) Informix
4 2 (2.35%) SAP HANA
5 1 (1.18%) SAP Data Services
General
1 8 (9.41%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.18%) Finance
2 1 (1.18%) Law
2 1 (1.18%) Legal
2 1 (1.18%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.18%) Retail
Job Titles
1 37 (43.53%) Network Engineer
2 21 (24.71%) Support Engineer
3 16 (18.82%) Network Support
4 14 (16.47%) Analyst
5 13 (15.29%) Network Support Engineer
6 9 (10.59%) 2nd Line Support
6 9 (10.59%) Cisco Engineer
6 9 (10.59%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 7 (8.24%) IT Support
8 6 (7.06%) Network Analyst
9 5 (5.88%) Technical Leader
10 4 (4.71%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
10 4 (4.71%) 2nd Line Support Technician
10 4 (4.71%) Cisco Analyst
10 4 (4.71%) Designer
10 4 (4.71%) Infrastructure Analyst
10 4 (4.71%) Infrastructure Designer
10 4 (4.71%) IT Support Technician
10 4 (4.71%) IT Technician
10 4 (4.71%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.53%) SAP Basis
2 2 (2.35%) Web Dynpro
Miscellaneous
1 48 (56.47%) Data Centre
2 9 (10.59%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (8.24%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.35%) Cyberthreat
5 1 (1.18%) Clustering
5 1 (1.18%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 21 (24.71%) Windows
2 9 (10.59%) Windows Server
3 8 (9.41%) Linux
4 4 (4.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (4.71%) Unix
5 3 (3.53%) Windows 7
5 3 (3.53%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (2.35%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (2.35%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (1.18%) Windows 10
7 1 (1.18%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (41.18%) Infrastructure Transformation
1 35 (41.18%) Migration
2 19 (22.35%) ITIL
3 11 (12.94%) High Availability
3 11 (12.94%) Network Management
3 11 (12.94%) Problem Management
4 10 (11.76%) Ticket Management
5 6 (7.06%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (4.71%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (4.71%) Change Management
6 4 (4.71%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (4.71%) ITIL V3
6 4 (4.71%) Open Source
6 4 (4.71%) Project Management
6 4 (4.71%) Server Virtualisation
6 4 (4.71%) Translating Business Requirements
7 3 (3.53%) Infrastructure Monitoring
7 3 (3.53%) SEO
7 3 (3.53%) Workflow
8 2 (2.35%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (4.71%) Java
2 2 (2.35%) ABAP
2 2 (2.35%) SQL
Qualifications
1 62 (72.94%) Cisco Certification
2 44 (51.76%) CCNA
3 20 (23.53%) CCNP
4 13 (15.29%) Microsoft Certification
5 12 (14.12%) CCIE
6 11 (12.94%) MCITP
7 3 (3.53%) MCSE
8 2 (2.35%) CISSP
8 2 (2.35%) CompTIA Security+
8 2 (2.35%) Degree
8 2 (2.35%) Security+ Certification
9 1 (1.18%) CCENT
9 1 (1.18%) MCP
9 1 (1.18%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (1.18%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.35%) PCI DSS
1 2 (2.35%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (14.12%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (12.94%) Active Directory
3 10 (11.76%) Virtual Desktop
4 6 (7.06%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 36 (42.35%) Cisco Prime
2 10 (11.76%) FortiGate
3 7 (8.24%) SCOM
4 5 (5.88%) SCCM
5 2 (2.35%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 1 (1.18%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 74 (87.06%) Cisco
2 56 (65.88%) SolarWinds
3 17 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 13 (15.29%) VMware
5 7 (8.24%) Google
6 4 (4.71%) Oracle
6 4 (4.71%) Red Hat
7 3 (3.53%) CheckPoint
7 3 (3.53%) F5
7 3 (3.53%) Riverbed
7 3 (3.53%) SAP
8 2 (2.35%) HP
8 2 (2.35%) Mitel
8 2 (2.35%) NetApp
9 1 (1.18%) Blue Coat
9 1 (1.18%) Citrix
9 1 (1.18%) Juniper
9 1 (1.18%) Lotus
9 1 (1.18%) Pegasus
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Northampton
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Northamptonshire
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £32000.00 - £37000.00 per annum + highly attractive benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Northampton
Opus Energy
Salary: £40000.0000 - £50000.0000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago