The table below looks at the statistics for WAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Norwich region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WAN over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 28 38 31
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -7
Permanent jobs citing WAN 2 3 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Norwich 1.44% 1.55% 5.60%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.33% 30.00% 48.39%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 14
Average salary £67,250 £33,750 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+99.25% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £64,250 £32,750 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,250 £34,750 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +10.66%
WAN
Norfolk

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Norwich region.

Communications & Networking Category
Norwich
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
15 10 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Norwich 10.79% 5.15% 11.57%
Number of salaries quoted 12 9 29
Average salary £63,500 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+95.38% -
90% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £27,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £71,000 £37,500 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

WAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Norwich

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WAN across the Norwich region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

WAN Jobs Demand Trend in Norwich

WAN
Salary Trend in Norwich

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WAN across the Norwich region.

WAN Salary Trend in Norwich

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Norwich

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Norwich 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 7 (100.00%) LAN
2 6 (85.71%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (85.71%) CCNA
2 6 (85.71%) Firewall
3 5 (71.43%) Skype for Business
4 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (57.14%) Network Monitoring
4 4 (57.14%) Windows Server
4 4 (57.14%) Business Continuity
4 4 (57.14%) SCCM
4 4 (57.14%) Hyper-V
4 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
4 4 (57.14%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (57.14%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
4 4 (57.14%) VoIP
4 4 (57.14%) C
4 4 (57.14%) ITIL
4 4 (57.14%) Windows
4 4 (57.14%) MCSE
5 2 (28.57%) VPN
5 2 (28.57%) SSL
5 2 (28.57%) Cisco
5 2 (28.57%) IPv4
5 2 (28.57%) CCIE
5 2 (28.57%) CCSP
5 2 (28.57%) CCNP
5 2 (28.57%) MPLS
5 2 (28.57%) OSPF

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Norwich by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Norwich 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 5 (71.43%) Skype for Business
Communications & Networking
1 7 (100.00%) LAN
2 6 (85.71%) Firewall
3 4 (57.14%) VoIP
4 2 (28.57%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (28.57%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (28.57%) IPsec
4 2 (28.57%) IPv4
4 2 (28.57%) MPLS
4 2 (28.57%) OSPF
4 2 (28.57%) SSL
4 2 (28.57%) VPN
5 1 (14.29%) Unified Communications
5 1 (14.29%) Wi-Fi
General
1 1 (14.29%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Help Desk Manager
1 4 (57.14%) Help Desk Support
1 4 (57.14%) Support Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Architect
2 2 (28.57%) Network Architect
2 2 (28.57%) Network Design Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Network Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Network Infrastructure Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) iPad
2 1 (14.29%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Windows
1 4 (57.14%) Windows Server
1 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2003
1 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Business Continuity
1 4 (57.14%) Disaster Recovery
1 4 (57.14%) ITIL
1 4 (57.14%) Network Monitoring
2 2 (28.57%) Load Balancing
2 2 (28.57%) Network Design
3 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (85.71%) CCNA
1 6 (85.71%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (57.14%) MCSE
2 4 (57.14%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (28.57%) CCDA
3 2 (28.57%) CCDP
3 2 (28.57%) CCIE
3 2 (28.57%) CCNP
3 2 (28.57%) CCSA
3 2 (28.57%) CCSE
3 2 (28.57%) CCSP
3 2 (28.57%) JNCIA
3 2 (28.57%) JNCIE
3 2 (28.57%) JNCIP
4 1 (14.29%) Degree
4 1 (14.29%) PMI Certification
4 1 (14.29%) PMP
4 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
System Software
1 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
1 4 (57.14%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (57.14%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 2 (28.57%) CheckPoint
2 2 (28.57%) Cisco
2 2 (28.57%) F5
2 2 (28.57%) Juniper
2 2 (28.57%) Palo Alto