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

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 56 59 31
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -28
Permanent jobs citing WAN 25 32 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 2.64% 3.40% 6.01%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 23.58% 20.13% 32.23%
Number of salaries quoted 22 32 37
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,100 £35,250 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,250 £49,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +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
106 159 121
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 11.21% 16.91% 18.64%
Number of salaries quoted 93 140 108
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,450 £25,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £49,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 September 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 1 September 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
(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 -9 23 £50,000 +11.11% 2
WAN
East Midlands

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 92 (97.87%) LAN
2 60 (63.83%) Windows
3 56 (59.57%) Cisco
3 56 (59.57%) SAN
4 42 (44.68%) Linux
5 37 (39.36%) Apache
5 37 (39.36%) Tomcat
5 37 (39.36%) MySQL
6 33 (35.11%) Open Source
7 29 (30.85%) Google Apps
7 29 (30.85%) Oracle
7 29 (30.85%) Java
7 29 (30.85%) Microsoft
8 27 (28.72%) OpenStack
8 27 (28.72%) Data Centre
9 23 (24.47%) Law
10 22 (23.40%) Firewall
10 22 (23.40%) Google
10 22 (23.40%) Hyper-V
11 21 (22.34%) DHCP
12 19 (20.21%) VMware
13 18 (19.15%) VMware Infrastructure
13 18 (19.15%) Agile Software Development
14 16 (17.02%) Project Management
15 15 (15.96%) MPLS
16 14 (14.89%) ISO 9001
16 14 (14.89%) VoIP
17 12 (12.77%) SQL
17 12 (12.77%) CCNP
17 12 (12.77%) Red Hat

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 37 (39.36%) Apache
1 37 (39.36%) Tomcat
2 27 (28.72%) OpenStack
3 2 (2.13%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.06%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (1.06%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.06%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 7 (7.45%) MS Excel
2 4 (4.26%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 29 (30.85%) Google Apps
2 1 (1.06%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 92 (97.87%) LAN
2 56 (59.57%) SAN
3 22 (23.40%) Firewall
4 21 (22.34%) DHCP
5 15 (15.96%) MPLS
6 14 (14.89%) VoIP
7 12 (12.77%) OSPF
8 11 (11.70%) BGP
8 11 (11.70%) VLAN
8 11 (11.70%) DNS
9 10 (10.64%) HSRP
9 10 (10.64%) TCP/IP
9 10 (10.64%) LDAP
10 8 (8.51%) VPN
11 7 (7.45%) Spanning Tree
12 5 (5.32%) WLAN
12 5 (5.32%) Wireless
13 4 (4.26%) EIGRP
14 3 (3.19%) IPsec
14 3 (3.19%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (39.36%) MySQL
2 1 (1.06%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.06%) Crystal Reports
General
1 23 (24.47%) Law
2 7 (7.45%) Games
3 3 (3.19%) Legal
4 2 (2.13%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.06%) Finance
5 1 (1.06%) Banking
Job Titles
1 21 (22.34%) Designer
2 20 (21.28%) Infrastructure Designer
3 16 (17.02%) Analyst
4 11 (11.70%) Network Engineer
5 9 (9.57%) Infrastructure Manager
6 8 (8.51%) Design Engineer
6 8 (8.51%) Support Analyst
7 7 (7.45%) Network Manager
7 7 (7.45%) Network Analyst
8 5 (5.32%) Senior Network Engineer
8 5 (5.32%) IT Manager
8 5 (5.32%) Build Engineer
8 5 (5.32%) Network Support
8 5 (5.32%) Technology Manager
9 4 (4.26%) Project Manager
9 4 (4.26%) Senior Manager
9 4 (4.26%) Network Support Analyst
9 4 (4.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 4 (4.26%) 3rd Line Support
9 4 (4.26%) Senior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (9.57%) ISPF
Miscellaneous
1 27 (28.72%) Data Centre
2 11 (11.70%) Kindle
3 6 (6.38%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (6.38%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.13%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 60 (63.83%) Windows
2 42 (44.68%) Linux
3 12 (12.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (4.26%) Windows 7
5 3 (3.19%) Windows 8
5 3 (3.19%) Windows XP
6 2 (2.13%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (1.06%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (1.06%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (35.11%) Open Source
2 18 (19.15%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (17.02%) Project Management
4 9 (9.57%) SDLC
5 8 (8.51%) Capacity Planning
6 7 (7.45%) Network Design
6 7 (7.45%) Stakeholder Management
6 7 (7.45%) Patch Management
7 4 (4.26%) Programme Management
7 4 (4.26%) Disaster Recovery
8 3 (3.19%) ITIL
8 3 (3.19%) Penetration Testing
8 3 (3.19%) Agile Project Management
8 3 (3.19%) Mentoring
9 2 (2.13%) Network Management
9 2 (2.13%) Security Architecture
9 2 (2.13%) PRINCE2
9 2 (2.13%) Service Delivery
9 2 (2.13%) BCP
9 2 (2.13%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 29 (30.85%) Java
2 12 (12.77%) SQL
3 5 (5.32%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 12 (12.77%) CCNP
1 12 (12.77%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (10.64%) CCNA
3 6 (6.38%) Degree
4 2 (2.13%) MOS
4 2 (2.13%) MCP
5 1 (1.06%) MCSE
5 1 (1.06%) MCSA
5 1 (1.06%) CCDP
5 1 (1.06%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.06%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (1.06%) A+ Certification
5 1 (1.06%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.06%) PMP
5 1 (1.06%) PMI Certification
5 1 (1.06%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (14.89%) ISO 9001
2 5 (5.32%) SLA
2 5 (5.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 22 (23.40%) Hyper-V
2 18 (19.15%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (11.70%) Active Directory
4 8 (8.51%) XenServer
5 3 (3.19%) vSphere
5 3 (3.19%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (1.06%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 10 (10.64%) SCCM
2 2 (2.13%) SCOM
3 1 (1.06%) Cisco UCCX
3 1 (1.06%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 56 (59.57%) Cisco
2 29 (30.85%) Microsoft
2 29 (30.85%) Oracle
3 22 (23.40%) Google
4 19 (20.21%) VMware
5 12 (12.77%) Red Hat
6 9 (9.57%) Citrix
7 7 (7.45%) HP
8 5 (5.32%) IBM
9 2 (2.13%) CheckPoint
9 2 (2.13%) SolarWinds
10 1 (1.06%) SonicWALL
10 1 (1.06%) NetApp
10 1 (1.06%) Dell
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £38,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £50000 per annum + car + 15% bonus negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago