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 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 48 46 65
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +19
Permanent jobs citing WAN 42 20 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 4.23% 3.28% 1.31%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 25.15% 21.51% 5.73%
Number of salaries quoted 42 20 7
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,600 £26,500 £27,100
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £55,250 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £38,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+1.31% -1.29%
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
167 93 157
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 16.83% 15.27% 22.92%
Number of salaries quoted 148 87 134
Average salary £37,500 £38,600 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.84% +10.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £54,500
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 1 October 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 1 October 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
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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 -8 34 £45,000 -5.26% 2
WAN
East Midlands

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 86 (96.63%) LAN
2 62 (69.66%) Agile Software Development
3 60 (67.42%) Windows
4 58 (65.17%) Cisco
5 49 (55.06%) Linux
5 49 (55.06%) Apache
6 47 (52.81%) Tomcat
6 47 (52.81%) MySQL
7 44 (49.44%) SAN
8 32 (35.96%) Open Source
9 31 (34.83%) Project Management
10 30 (33.71%) Oracle
10 30 (33.71%) Java
10 30 (33.71%) Google
10 30 (33.71%) Google Apps
10 30 (33.71%) OpenStack
11 29 (32.58%) Agile Project Management
12 25 (28.09%) Microsoft
13 23 (25.84%) ITIL
14 19 (21.35%) SaaS
14 19 (21.35%) hybris
14 19 (21.35%) IaaS
15 18 (20.22%) Red Hat
16 17 (19.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 15 (16.85%) Migration
18 14 (15.73%) UNIX
19 12 (13.48%) Hyper-V
19 12 (13.48%) Analytical Skills
19 12 (13.48%) Appcelerator Titanium
20 11 (12.36%) Citrix

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 (55.06%) Apache
2 47 (52.81%) Tomcat
3 30 (33.71%) OpenStack
4 7 (7.87%) MS Exchange
5 5 (5.62%) Exchange Server 2007
6 4 (4.49%) Exchange Server 2003
7 2 (2.25%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (1.12%) IIS
8 1 (1.12%) SharePoint
8 1 (1.12%) Lync
8 1 (1.12%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 7 (7.87%) MS Excel
2 5 (5.62%) MS Office
3 1 (1.12%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.12%) Line 500
Cloud Services
1 30 (33.71%) Google Apps
2 19 (21.35%) SaaS
2 19 (21.35%) IaaS
3 1 (1.12%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 86 (96.63%) LAN
2 44 (49.44%) SAN
3 8 (8.99%) VPN
3 8 (8.99%) Firewall
4 6 (6.74%) Wireless
5 5 (5.62%) Network Security
5 5 (5.62%) TCP/IP
6 4 (4.49%) VoIP
6 4 (4.49%) DNS
7 3 (3.37%) Internet
8 2 (2.25%) Cisco Nexus
9 1 (1.12%) IP Telephony
9 1 (1.12%) Wi-Fi
9 1 (1.12%) MPLS
9 1 (1.12%) OSPF
9 1 (1.12%) BGP
9 1 (1.12%) WLAN
9 1 (1.12%) DHCP
9 1 (1.12%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (52.81%) MySQL
2 2 (2.25%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.12%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 12 (13.48%) Appcelerator Titanium
2 1 (1.12%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (6.74%) Law
2 3 (3.37%) Legal
2 3 (3.37%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 29 (32.58%) Designer
2 26 (29.21%) Infrastructure Designer
3 15 (16.85%) Analyst
4 14 (15.73%) Project Manager
5 8 (8.99%) 2nd Line Support
6 7 (7.87%) Service Analyst
6 7 (7.87%) Service Desk Analyst
6 7 (7.87%) IT Project Manager
7 6 (6.74%) Systems Administrator
7 6 (6.74%) Architect
7 6 (6.74%) Senior Systems Administrator
7 6 (6.74%) Administrator
8 5 (5.62%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 5 (5.62%) Agile Project Manager
9 3 (3.37%) Deployment Project Manager
9 3 (3.37%) Infrastructure Manager
9 3 (3.37%) Infrastructure Architect
9 3 (3.37%) Support Analyst
10 2 (2.25%) Senior IT Project Manager
10 2 (2.25%) Senior Designer
Miscellaneous
1 32 (35.96%) Open Source
2 12 (13.48%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.12%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 60 (67.42%) Windows
2 49 (55.06%) Linux
3 17 (19.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 14 (15.73%) UNIX
5 7 (7.87%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (5.62%) Windows 7
6 5 (5.62%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (5.62%) Windows XP
7 4 (4.49%) Windows NT
7 4 (4.49%) Windows Vista
8 2 (2.25%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (1.12%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (69.66%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (34.83%) Project Management
3 29 (32.58%) Agile Project Management
4 23 (25.84%) ITIL
5 15 (16.85%) Migration
6 7 (7.87%) Enterprise Architecture
7 6 (6.74%) Capacity Planning
7 6 (6.74%) Coaching
8 3 (3.37%) Mentoring
8 3 (3.37%) Network Monitoring
8 3 (3.37%) Kalman Filter
9 2 (2.25%) Line Management
9 2 (2.25%) Information Security
10 1 (1.12%) Load Balancing
10 1 (1.12%) Problem Management
10 1 (1.12%) Security Management
10 1 (1.12%) Configuration Management
10 1 (1.12%) ITIL V3
10 1 (1.12%) Security Architecture
10 1 (1.12%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 30 (33.71%) Java
2 8 (8.99%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.12%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (6.74%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (5.62%) CCNA
3 4 (4.49%) MCSE
3 4 (4.49%) MCSA
3 4 (4.49%) MCP
3 4 (4.49%) CCNP
3 4 (4.49%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (3.37%) MCTS
4 3 (3.37%) MCITP
4 3 (3.37%) CCIE
4 3 (3.37%) HND
5 1 (1.12%) CCSE
5 1 (1.12%) MOS
5 1 (1.12%) CCSA
5 1 (1.12%) A+ Certification
5 1 (1.12%) Check Point Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.62%) SLA
2 1 (1.12%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 12 (13.48%) Hyper-V
2 10 (11.24%) XenServer
3 8 (8.99%) XenApp
4 7 (7.87%) Active Directory
5 2 (2.25%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (1.12%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 1 (1.12%) WSUS
1 1 (1.12%) SCCM
1 1 (1.12%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 58 (65.17%) Cisco
2 30 (33.71%) Oracle
2 30 (33.71%) Google
3 25 (28.09%) Microsoft
4 19 (21.35%) hybris
5 18 (20.22%) Red Hat
6 11 (12.36%) Citrix
7 10 (11.24%) IBM
8 9 (10.11%) HP
9 6 (6.74%) CheckPoint
10 3 (3.37%) VMware
10 3 (3.37%) Juniper
11 1 (1.12%) Fortinet
11 1 (1.12%) Sage
11 1 (1.12%) NetApp
11 1 (1.12%) F5
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £48000 - £50000 per annum + car + 15% bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Northamptonshire
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Northamptonshire
Cognita Schools
Salary: £22,440 per annum Competitive
Posted: 14 days ago