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 2 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 52 30 61
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +31
Permanent jobs citing WAN 31 39 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 3.33% 5.95% 1.69%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 19.50% 31.97% 7.97%
Number of salaries quoted 31 37 6
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +35.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £57,500 £51,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
159 122 138
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 17.06% 18.63% 21.23%
Number of salaries quoted 140 109 114
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £42,500 £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 2 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 2 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
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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 -23 28 £45,000 - 3
WAN
East Midlands

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 2 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 73 (94.81%) LAN
2 54 (70.13%) Cisco
3 48 (62.34%) Windows
4 43 (55.84%) Linux
4 43 (55.84%) Apache
5 41 (53.25%) Tomcat
5 41 (53.25%) MySQL
6 37 (48.05%) SAN
7 33 (42.86%) Project Management
8 32 (41.56%) Agile Software Development
9 30 (38.96%) Agile Project Management
10 26 (33.77%) Open Source
11 25 (32.47%) Google Apps
11 25 (32.47%) OpenStack
11 25 (32.47%) Google
11 25 (32.47%) Oracle
11 25 (32.47%) Java
12 22 (28.57%) IaaS
12 22 (28.57%) SaaS
13 20 (25.97%) hybris
14 18 (23.38%) ITIL
15 17 (22.08%) Microsoft
16 15 (19.48%) Migration
17 14 (18.18%) Red Hat
17 14 (18.18%) UNIX
18 13 (16.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
18 13 (16.88%) Appcelerator Titanium
19 12 (15.58%) Hyper-V
20 11 (14.29%) Citrix
21 10 (12.99%) IBM

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 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 43 (55.84%) Apache
2 41 (53.25%) Tomcat
3 25 (32.47%) OpenStack
4 4 (5.19%) MS Exchange
5 2 (2.60%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (2.60%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (1.30%) IIS
6 1 (1.30%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (1.30%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 2 (2.60%) MS Office
1 2 (2.60%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.30%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.30%) Line 500
Cloud Services
1 25 (32.47%) Google Apps
2 22 (28.57%) SaaS
2 22 (28.57%) IaaS
3 1 (1.30%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 73 (94.81%) LAN
2 37 (48.05%) SAN
3 9 (11.69%) Firewall
4 7 (9.09%) Wireless
5 5 (6.49%) Network Security
5 5 (6.49%) VPN
5 5 (6.49%) VoIP
6 3 (3.90%) TCP/IP
6 3 (3.90%) Internet
7 2 (2.60%) DNS
7 2 (2.60%) DHCP
7 2 (2.60%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (1.30%) PABX
8 1 (1.30%) Cisco Nexus
8 1 (1.30%) IPsec
8 1 (1.30%) IP Telephony
8 1 (1.30%) WLAN
8 1 (1.30%) PSTN
8 1 (1.30%) ADSL
8 1 (1.30%) ISDN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (53.25%) MySQL
2 1 (1.30%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.30%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 13 (16.88%) Appcelerator Titanium
2 1 (1.30%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (3.90%) Law
2 2 (2.60%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.30%) Finance
3 1 (1.30%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 22 (28.57%) Designer
2 20 (25.97%) Infrastructure Designer
3 14 (18.18%) Project Manager
4 10 (12.99%) Analyst
5 7 (9.09%) IT Project Manager
6 6 (7.79%) Senior Systems Administrator
6 6 (7.79%) Systems Administrator
6 6 (7.79%) Architect
6 6 (7.79%) Administrator
7 5 (6.49%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 5 (6.49%) Agile Project Manager
8 4 (5.19%) Support Analyst
8 4 (5.19%) Support Engineer
8 4 (5.19%) Network Engineer
9 3 (3.90%) 2nd Line Support
9 3 (3.90%) Infrastructure Architect
9 3 (3.90%) Infrastructure Manager
9 3 (3.90%) Linux Engineer
9 3 (3.90%) Deployment Project Manager
10 2 (2.60%) Senior Designer
Miscellaneous
1 26 (33.77%) Open Source
2 1 (1.30%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 48 (62.34%) Windows
2 43 (55.84%) Linux
3 14 (18.18%) UNIX
4 13 (16.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (5.19%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (3.90%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (2.60%) Windows XP
8 1 (1.30%) Windows Vista
8 1 (1.30%) Windows NT
8 1 (1.30%) AIX
8 1 (1.30%) Windows 7
8 1 (1.30%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (42.86%) Project Management
2 32 (41.56%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (38.96%) Agile Project Management
4 18 (23.38%) ITIL
5 15 (19.48%) Migration
6 7 (9.09%) Enterprise Architecture
7 6 (7.79%) Capacity Planning
8 3 (3.90%) Network Monitoring
8 3 (3.90%) Kalman Filter
8 3 (3.90%) Mentoring
9 2 (2.60%) Coaching
9 2 (2.60%) Line Management
9 2 (2.60%) Information Security
10 1 (1.30%) Network Design
10 1 (1.30%) Configuration Management
10 1 (1.30%) Service Delivery
10 1 (1.30%) Security Management
10 1 (1.30%) Infrastructure Management
10 1 (1.30%) Service Continuity Management
10 1 (1.30%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 25 (32.47%) Java
2 8 (10.39%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.30%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (7.79%) CCNA
3 4 (5.19%) CCNP
4 3 (3.90%) MCP
4 3 (3.90%) CCIE
5 2 (2.60%) MCSA
5 2 (2.60%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (2.60%) MOS
6 1 (1.30%) MCITP
6 1 (1.30%) Check Point Certification
6 1 (1.30%) CCSA
6 1 (1.30%) CCSE
6 1 (1.30%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.30%) ISO 9001
1 1 (1.30%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (15.58%) Hyper-V
2 10 (12.99%) XenServer
3 8 (10.39%) XenApp
4 5 (6.49%) Active Directory
5 2 (2.60%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (1.30%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 1 (1.30%) WSUS
1 1 (1.30%) Cisco UCCX
1 1 (1.30%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 54 (70.13%) Cisco
2 25 (32.47%) Google
2 25 (32.47%) Oracle
3 20 (25.97%) hybris
4 17 (22.08%) Microsoft
5 14 (18.18%) Red Hat
6 11 (14.29%) Citrix
7 10 (12.99%) IBM
8 9 (11.69%) HP
9 6 (7.79%) CheckPoint
10 4 (5.19%) VMware
11 3 (3.90%) Juniper
12 1 (1.30%) Sage
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