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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 26 24 46
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +22
Permanent jobs citing WAN 63 60 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 8.40% 7.23% 4.23%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 43.15% 42.25% 17.29%
Number of salaries quoted 56 54 23
Average salary £35,000 £33,500 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.47% +48.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,600 £17,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £49,000 £31,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
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
146 142 133
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 19.47% 17.11% 24.45%
Number of salaries quoted 133 128 117
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +29.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £22,500 £20,200
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £44,500 £49,000
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 27 February 2015.

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 27 February 2015. 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 0 53 £40,000 - 10
Kettering - 3 £30,000 -
Corby - 1 £26,000 -
WAN
East Midlands

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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.

1 110 (100.00%) LAN
2 69 (62.73%) Windows
3 66 (60.00%) Cisco
4 55 (50.00%) SAN
5 54 (49.09%) Linux
5 54 (49.09%) Agile Software Development
6 53 (48.18%) Apache
6 53 (48.18%) Tomcat
6 53 (48.18%) MySQL
7 47 (42.73%) Microsoft
8 37 (33.64%) Open Source
9 28 (25.45%) ITIL
10 27 (24.55%) Java
10 27 (24.55%) Oracle
10 27 (24.55%) Google
10 27 (24.55%) Google Apps
10 27 (24.55%) OpenStack
11 21 (19.09%) Hyper-V
12 20 (18.18%) HP
13 19 (17.27%) Law
14 17 (15.45%) XenServer
14 17 (15.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 17 (15.45%) Citrix
14 17 (15.45%) Red Hat
14 17 (15.45%) Project Management
15 16 (14.55%) IBM
15 16 (14.55%) MS Excel
15 16 (14.55%) TCP/IP
15 16 (14.55%) PowerShell
15 16 (14.55%) Agile Project Management

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 53 (48.18%) Apache
1 53 (48.18%) Tomcat
2 27 (24.55%) OpenStack
3 12 (10.91%) MS Exchange
4 6 (5.45%) Exchange Server 2007
5 5 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2003
6 3 (2.73%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (1.82%) Lync
7 2 (1.82%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.91%) IIS
8 1 (0.91%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 16 (14.55%) MS Excel
2 9 (8.18%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 27 (24.55%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 110 (100.00%) LAN
2 55 (50.00%) SAN
3 16 (14.55%) TCP/IP
4 14 (12.73%) Firewall
5 11 (10.00%) DNS
6 10 (9.09%) VPN
7 8 (7.27%) DHCP
7 8 (7.27%) HSRP
8 5 (4.55%) WLAN
8 5 (4.55%) Internet
8 5 (4.55%) MPLS
9 4 (3.64%) Wireless
9 4 (3.64%) VLAN
9 4 (3.64%) VoIP
10 3 (2.73%) SSL
10 3 (2.73%) OSPF
10 3 (2.73%) BGP
11 2 (1.82%) IPsec
11 2 (1.82%) PBX
11 2 (1.82%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (48.18%) MySQL
2 2 (1.82%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (0.91%) Hudson
General
1 19 (17.27%) Law
2 13 (11.82%) Telecoms
3 4 (3.64%) Legal
4 2 (1.82%) Retail
5 1 (0.91%) Finance
Job Titles
1 39 (35.45%) Analyst
2 29 (26.36%) Designer
3 27 (24.55%) Infrastructure Designer
4 20 (18.18%) Service Desk Analyst
4 20 (18.18%) Service Analyst
5 11 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support
6 10 (9.09%) Project Manager
7 9 (8.18%) Architect
7 9 (8.18%) Infrastructure Architect
8 6 (5.45%) Server Analyst
8 6 (5.45%) Storage Analyst
8 6 (5.45%) Administrator
8 6 (5.45%) Support Analyst
9 5 (4.55%) Infrastructure Project Manager
9 5 (4.55%) Infrastructure Manager
9 5 (4.55%) Network Manager
9 5 (4.55%) Network Analyst
10 4 (3.64%) Network Consultant
10 4 (3.64%) Consultant
10 4 (3.64%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (6.36%) ISPF
Miscellaneous
1 37 (33.64%) Open Source
2 3 (2.73%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (0.91%) Kindle
3 1 (0.91%) Blackberry
3 1 (0.91%) Smartphone
3 1 (0.91%) Computer Science
3 1 (0.91%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 69 (62.73%) Windows
2 54 (49.09%) Linux
3 17 (15.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 9 (8.18%) Windows XP
4 9 (8.18%) UNIX
4 9 (8.18%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (6.36%) Windows 7
6 5 (4.55%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (4.55%) Windows Vista
6 5 (4.55%) Windows NT
7 2 (1.82%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.91%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (49.09%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (25.45%) ITIL
3 17 (15.45%) Project Management
4 16 (14.55%) Capacity Planning
4 16 (14.55%) Agile Project Management
5 13 (11.82%) Coaching
6 10 (9.09%) Migration
7 3 (2.73%) Service Delivery
8 2 (1.82%) Disaster Recovery
8 2 (1.82%) Penetration Testing
9 1 (0.91%) Supplier Management
9 1 (0.91%) Enterprise Architecture
9 1 (0.91%) Load Balancing
9 1 (0.91%) Network Monitoring
9 1 (0.91%) Network Management
9 1 (0.91%) ITIL V3
9 1 (0.91%) CRM
9 1 (0.91%) Business Continuity
9 1 (0.91%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 27 (24.55%) Java
2 16 (14.55%) PowerShell
3 3 (2.73%) SQL
4 2 (1.82%) R
Qualifications
1 14 (12.73%) MCP
2 8 (7.27%) MOS
3 7 (6.36%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (5.45%) CCNP
4 6 (5.45%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (3.64%) VCP4
5 4 (3.64%) MCSE
5 4 (3.64%) MCSA
6 3 (2.73%) HND
6 3 (2.73%) MCTS
6 3 (2.73%) MCITP
6 3 (2.73%) Degree
7 2 (1.82%) CCNA
8 1 (0.91%) CCDP
8 1 (0.91%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.91%) Security Cleared
8 1 (0.91%) A+ Certification
8 1 (0.91%) CCSA
8 1 (0.91%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (10.00%) ISO 9001
2 9 (8.18%) SLA
3 3 (2.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 21 (19.09%) Hyper-V
2 17 (15.45%) XenServer
3 9 (8.18%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (5.45%) SCCM
2 1 (0.91%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 66 (60.00%) Cisco
2 47 (42.73%) Microsoft
3 27 (24.55%) Google
3 27 (24.55%) Oracle
4 20 (18.18%) HP
5 17 (15.45%) Citrix
5 17 (15.45%) Red Hat
6 16 (14.55%) IBM
7 3 (2.73%) VMware
7 3 (2.73%) F5
7 3 (2.73%) Fortinet
8 2 (1.82%) ProCurve
8 2 (1.82%) SolarWinds
8 2 (1.82%) Meraki
9 1 (0.91%) CheckPoint
9 1 (0.91%) NetApp
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