The table below looks at the statistics for WAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northamptonshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WAN over the 3 months to 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 50 42 66
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +24
Permanent jobs citing WAN 41 27 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 4.26% 4.27% 1.56%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 24.70% 25.47% 6.75%
Number of salaries quoted 41 25 8
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +26.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £26,500 £27,200
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £56,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -1.31%
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
166 106 163
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 17.24% 16.75% 23.15%
Number of salaries quoted 147 97 140
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

WAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WAN across the Northamptonshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 September 2014.

WAN Salary Histogram in Northamptonshire

WAN
Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WAN within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 22 September 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northampton -11 33 £45,000 +2.85% 4
WAN
East Midlands

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 83 (95.40%) LAN
2 63 (72.41%) Agile Software Development
3 59 (67.82%) Cisco
4 58 (66.67%) Windows
5 49 (56.32%) Apache
5 49 (56.32%) Linux
6 47 (54.02%) Tomcat
6 47 (54.02%) MySQL
7 44 (50.57%) SAN
8 33 (37.93%) Project Management
9 32 (36.78%) Open Source
10 30 (34.48%) Agile Project Management
11 28 (32.18%) Google Apps
11 28 (32.18%) OpenStack
11 28 (32.18%) Oracle
11 28 (32.18%) Java
11 28 (32.18%) Google
12 22 (25.29%) Microsoft
12 22 (25.29%) IaaS
12 22 (25.29%) SaaS
13 21 (24.14%) ITIL
14 20 (22.99%) hybris
15 16 (18.39%) Red Hat
16 15 (17.24%) Migration
16 15 (17.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 14 (16.09%) UNIX
18 13 (14.94%) Appcelerator Titanium
19 12 (13.79%) Hyper-V
19 12 (13.79%) Analytical Skills
20 11 (12.64%) Citrix

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 49 (56.32%) Apache
2 47 (54.02%) Tomcat
3 28 (32.18%) OpenStack
4 6 (6.90%) MS Exchange
5 4 (4.60%) Exchange Server 2007
6 3 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2003
7 2 (2.30%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (1.15%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (1.15%) Lync
8 1 (1.15%) IIS
8 1 (1.15%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (6.90%) MS Excel
2 4 (4.60%) MS Office
3 1 (1.15%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.15%) Line 500
Cloud Services
1 28 (32.18%) Google Apps
2 22 (25.29%) IaaS
2 22 (25.29%) SaaS
3 1 (1.15%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 83 (95.40%) LAN
2 44 (50.57%) SAN
3 9 (10.34%) Firewall
4 8 (9.20%) VPN
5 6 (6.90%) Wireless
6 5 (5.75%) VoIP
6 5 (5.75%) Network Security
7 4 (4.60%) TCP/IP
8 3 (3.45%) Internet
8 3 (3.45%) DNS
9 2 (2.30%) Cisco Nexus
10 1 (1.15%) NetScaler
10 1 (1.15%) PABX
10 1 (1.15%) MPLS
10 1 (1.15%) OSPF
10 1 (1.15%) BGP
10 1 (1.15%) MGCP
10 1 (1.15%) WLAN
10 1 (1.15%) DHCP
10 1 (1.15%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (54.02%) MySQL
2 2 (2.30%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.15%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 13 (14.94%) Appcelerator Titanium
2 1 (1.15%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (4.60%) Law
2 2 (2.30%) Legal
2 2 (2.30%) Telecoms
2 2 (2.30%) Finance
3 1 (1.15%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 28 (32.18%) Designer
2 26 (29.89%) Infrastructure Designer
3 14 (16.09%) Project Manager
4 13 (14.94%) Analyst
5 7 (8.05%) IT Project Manager
6 6 (6.90%) Senior Systems Administrator
6 6 (6.90%) 2nd Line Support
6 6 (6.90%) Administrator
6 6 (6.90%) Architect
6 6 (6.90%) Systems Administrator
7 5 (5.75%) Agile Project Manager
7 5 (5.75%) Service Analyst
7 5 (5.75%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 5 (5.75%) Service Desk Analyst
8 3 (3.45%) Linux Engineer
8 3 (3.45%) Network Engineer
8 3 (3.45%) Support Analyst
8 3 (3.45%) Deployment Project Manager
8 3 (3.45%) Infrastructure Manager
8 3 (3.45%) Infrastructure Architect
Miscellaneous
1 32 (36.78%) Open Source
2 12 (13.79%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.15%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 58 (66.67%) Windows
2 49 (56.32%) Linux
3 15 (17.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 14 (16.09%) UNIX
5 6 (6.90%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (4.60%) Windows XP
6 4 (4.60%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (4.60%) Windows 7
7 3 (3.45%) Windows NT
7 3 (3.45%) Windows Vista
8 2 (2.30%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (1.15%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (72.41%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (37.93%) Project Management
3 30 (34.48%) Agile Project Management
4 21 (24.14%) ITIL
5 15 (17.24%) Migration
6 7 (8.05%) Enterprise Architecture
7 6 (6.90%) Capacity Planning
8 4 (4.60%) Coaching
9 3 (3.45%) Mentoring
9 3 (3.45%) Network Monitoring
9 3 (3.45%) Kalman Filter
10 2 (2.30%) Information Security
10 2 (2.30%) Line Management
11 1 (1.15%) Infrastructure Management
11 1 (1.15%) Service Continuity Management
11 1 (1.15%) Continuous Improvement
11 1 (1.15%) ITIL V3
11 1 (1.15%) Security Architecture
11 1 (1.15%) Configuration Management
11 1 (1.15%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 28 (32.18%) Java
2 8 (9.20%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.15%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (6.90%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (5.75%) CCNA
3 4 (4.60%) CCNP
4 3 (3.45%) CCIE
4 3 (3.45%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (3.45%) MCSE
4 3 (3.45%) MCSA
5 2 (2.30%) MCTS
5 2 (2.30%) MCITP
5 2 (2.30%) MCP
5 2 (2.30%) HND
6 1 (1.15%) A+ Certification
6 1 (1.15%) Check Point Certification
6 1 (1.15%) CCSA
6 1 (1.15%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.60%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (13.79%) Hyper-V
2 10 (11.49%) XenServer
3 8 (9.20%) XenApp
4 6 (6.90%) Active Directory
5 2 (2.30%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (1.15%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 1 (1.15%) FortiGate
1 1 (1.15%) Cisco UCCX
1 1 (1.15%) WSUS
1 1 (1.15%) SCCM
Vendors
1 59 (67.82%) Cisco
2 28 (32.18%) Oracle
2 28 (32.18%) Google
3 22 (25.29%) Microsoft
4 20 (22.99%) hybris
5 16 (18.39%) Red Hat
6 11 (12.64%) Citrix
7 10 (11.49%) IBM
8 9 (10.34%) HP
9 6 (6.90%) CheckPoint
10 3 (3.45%) VMware
10 3 (3.45%) Juniper
11 1 (1.15%) F5
11 1 (1.15%) Sage
11 1 (1.15%) NetApp
11 1 (1.15%) Fortinet
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