The table below looks at the statistics for WAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northamptonshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WAN over the 3 months to 24 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 63 22 42
Rank change year-on-year
-41 +20
Permanent jobs citing WAN 12 82 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 1.71% 9.29% 5.31%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.81% 44.32% 25.56%
Number of salaries quoted 7 63 43
Median salary £36,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-23.15% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £27,500 £24,600
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,500 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-4.70% +13.33%
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
111 185 180
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 15.79% 20.95% 20.79%
Number of salaries quoted 91 141 160
Median salary £37,000 £45,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-17.77% +18.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £26,150
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

WAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Northamptonshire region citing WAN as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 24 May 2016.

WAN Salary Histogram in Northamptonshire

WAN
Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WAN within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 24 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northampton -42 9 £50,000 +5.26% 1
Brackley - 1 £32,500 -
WAN
East Midlands

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 24 May 2016, IT jobs citing WAN also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Northamptonshire region with a requirement for WAN.

1 40 (93.02%) LAN
2 36 (83.72%) Cisco
3 33 (76.74%) Windows
4 29 (67.44%) Linux
5 27 (62.79%) SAN
6 26 (60.47%) Server Virtualisation
7 25 (58.14%) MySQL
7 25 (58.14%) Oracle
7 25 (58.14%) Red Hat
7 25 (58.14%) Agile Software Development
7 25 (58.14%) Google
7 25 (58.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 25 (58.14%) Open Source
8 17 (39.53%) Google Apps
8 17 (39.53%) OpenStack
8 17 (39.53%) Java
8 17 (39.53%) Apache
8 17 (39.53%) Tomcat
8 17 (39.53%) Microsoft
8 17 (39.53%) Translating Business Requirements
9 15 (34.88%) Windows Server
10 12 (27.91%) Data Centre
11 11 (25.58%) TCP/IP
11 11 (25.58%) HP
11 11 (25.58%) Hyper-V
12 10 (23.26%) Citrix
13 9 (20.93%) VoIP
13 9 (20.93%) Firewall
13 9 (20.93%) Capacity Planning
14 8 (18.60%) Puppet

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 17 (39.53%) Apache
1 17 (39.53%) OpenStack
1 17 (39.53%) Tomcat
2 2 (4.65%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.33%) IBM Notes
3 1 (2.33%) Quickr
Applications
1 1 (2.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 17 (39.53%) Google Apps
2 8 (18.60%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (18.60%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 40 (93.02%) LAN
2 27 (62.79%) SAN
3 11 (25.58%) TCP/IP
4 9 (20.93%) Firewall
4 9 (20.93%) VoIP
5 6 (13.95%) Wireless
6 4 (9.30%) DNS
7 3 (6.98%) Internet
7 3 (6.98%) MPLS
7 3 (6.98%) Remote Desktop
7 3 (6.98%) VPN
7 3 (6.98%) Wi-Fi
8 2 (4.65%) ADSL
8 2 (4.65%) Cisco ASA
8 2 (4.65%) IPsec
8 2 (4.65%) ISDN
8 2 (4.65%) MGCP
8 2 (4.65%) PABX
8 2 (4.65%) PSTN
8 2 (4.65%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (58.14%) MySQL
2 8 (18.60%) MongoDB
2 8 (18.60%) PostgreSQL
2 8 (18.60%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (6.98%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.33%) Finance
2 1 (2.33%) Law
2 1 (2.33%) Legal
2 1 (2.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 17 (39.53%) Designer
1 17 (39.53%) Infrastructure Designer
2 8 (18.60%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (11.63%) Analyst
3 5 (11.63%) Support Engineer
4 4 (9.30%) Linux Engineer
4 4 (9.30%) Linux Server Engineer
4 4 (9.30%) Network Engineer
4 4 (9.30%) SAN Engineer
4 4 (9.30%) SAN Storage Engineer
4 4 (9.30%) Server Engineer
4 4 (9.30%) Storage Engineer
4 4 (9.30%) Windows Engineer
4 4 (9.30%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (6.98%) Senior Support Engineer
6 2 (4.65%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 2 (4.65%) VoIP Engineer
7 1 (2.33%) 2nd Line Technical Support
7 1 (2.33%) 2nd Line Technical Support Analyst
7 1 (2.33%) Wireless Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 12 (27.91%) Data Centre
2 2 (4.65%) CMDB
3 1 (2.33%) Clustering
3 1 (2.33%) Driving Licence
3 1 (2.33%) FMCG
3 1 (2.33%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 33 (76.74%) Windows
2 29 (67.44%) Linux
3 25 (58.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 15 (34.88%) Windows Server
5 8 (18.60%) Ubuntu
6 3 (6.98%) Unix
7 2 (4.65%) Windows 7
7 2 (4.65%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (4.65%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (2.33%) Windows 10
8 1 (2.33%) Windows 8
8 1 (2.33%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (60.47%) Server Virtualisation
2 25 (58.14%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (58.14%) Open Source
3 17 (39.53%) Translating Business Requirements
4 9 (20.93%) Capacity Planning
5 6 (13.95%) ITIL
6 4 (9.30%) Kalman Filter
7 3 (6.98%) Logistics
7 3 (6.98%) Service Management
8 2 (4.65%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (4.65%) Disaster Recovery
8 2 (4.65%) Network Design
8 2 (4.65%) Project Management
8 2 (4.65%) Time Management
9 1 (2.33%) Email Filtering
9 1 (2.33%) High Availability
9 1 (2.33%) Network Management
9 1 (2.33%) Release Management
9 1 (2.33%) Stakeholder Management
9 1 (2.33%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 17 (39.53%) Java
2 8 (18.60%) Bash Shell
2 8 (18.60%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (18.60%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (16.28%) CCNA
3 6 (13.95%) MCSE
3 6 (13.95%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (9.30%) CCNP
5 3 (6.98%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (4.65%) MCP
7 1 (2.33%) A+ Certification
7 1 (2.33%) MCITP
7 1 (2.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.30%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (25.58%) Hyper-V
2 8 (18.60%) XenApp
3 7 (16.28%) Active Directory
4 4 (9.30%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (2.33%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 8 (18.60%) Ansible
1 8 (18.60%) Opscode Chef
1 8 (18.60%) Puppet
2 2 (4.65%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (4.65%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 36 (83.72%) Cisco
2 25 (58.14%) Google
2 25 (58.14%) Oracle
2 25 (58.14%) Red Hat
3 17 (39.53%) Microsoft
4 11 (25.58%) HP
5 10 (23.26%) Citrix
6 8 (18.60%) NetApp
7 4 (9.30%) VMware
8 3 (6.98%) Brocade
8 3 (6.98%) CheckPoint
9 2 (4.65%) F5
10 1 (2.33%) Lotus
10 1 (2.33%) SolarWinds
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Emponics Ltd
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