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

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank - - 45
Permanent jobs citing WAN 0 0 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Norwich - - 1.88%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 21.88%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 7
Average salary - - £27,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
19 39 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Norwich 8.02% 12.30% 8.60%
Number of salaries quoted 17 37 29
Average salary £36,450 £32,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.15% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,600 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £39,212
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 20 August 2014, 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 15 (100.00%) Windows
1 15 (100.00%) LAN
2 14 (93.33%) MS Exchange
3 13 (86.67%) DHCP
3 13 (86.67%) DNS
4 12 (80.00%) TCP/IP
4 12 (80.00%) MCSA
4 12 (80.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 12 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (80.00%) Exchange Server 2010
5 10 (66.67%) Wireless
6 9 (60.00%) Firewall
6 9 (60.00%) Hyper-V
7 8 (53.33%) NAS
7 8 (53.33%) XenApp
7 8 (53.33%) XenDesktop
7 8 (53.33%) SQL Server 2008
7 8 (53.33%) VMware
7 8 (53.33%) Backup Exec
7 8 (53.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 8 (53.33%) Websense
7 8 (53.33%) SAN
7 8 (53.33%) Citrix
7 8 (53.33%) SQL
7 8 (53.33%) SQL Server
7 8 (53.33%) ITIL
7 8 (53.33%) MCP
8 6 (40.00%) HP
8 6 (40.00%) Windows 8
9 5 (33.33%) Microsoft

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Norwich by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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 14 (93.33%) MS Exchange
2 12 (80.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (13.33%) SharePoint
4 1 (6.67%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (26.67%) MS Office
2 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (26.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (100.00%) LAN
2 13 (86.67%) DHCP
2 13 (86.67%) DNS
3 12 (80.00%) TCP/IP
4 10 (66.67%) Wireless
5 9 (60.00%) Firewall
6 8 (53.33%) NAS
6 8 (53.33%) SAN
7 4 (26.67%) NetScaler
7 4 (26.67%) ADSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (53.33%) SQL Server
1 8 (53.33%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 12 (80.00%) Systems Engineer
2 10 (66.67%) Support Engineer
3 8 (53.33%) Systems Support
3 8 (53.33%) Systems Support Engineer
4 4 (26.67%) Storage Engineer
4 4 (26.67%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 4 (26.67%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 4 (26.67%) 3rd Line Support
4 4 (26.67%) 2nd Line Support
5 2 (13.33%) IT Support Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) IT Support
6 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) Analyst
Operating Systems
1 15 (100.00%) Windows
2 12 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (40.00%) Windows 8
4 4 (26.67%) Windows 7
5 2 (13.33%) Linux
5 2 (13.33%) Windows XP
5 2 (13.33%) Windows Vista
6 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (53.33%) ITIL
2 4 (26.67%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (53.33%) SQL
2 1 (6.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 12 (80.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 12 (80.00%) MCSA
2 8 (53.33%) MCP
2 8 (53.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 4 (26.67%) NCDA
3 4 (26.67%) NCIE
3 4 (26.67%) CCA
3 4 (26.67%) Citrix Certification
System Software
1 9 (60.00%) Hyper-V
2 8 (53.33%) XenApp
2 8 (53.33%) XenDesktop
3 4 (26.67%) VMware ESXi
3 4 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (20.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (53.33%) Backup Exec
2 4 (26.67%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 8 (53.33%) Citrix
1 8 (53.33%) Websense
1 8 (53.33%) VMware
2 6 (40.00%) HP
3 5 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 4 (26.67%) NetApp
4 4 (26.67%) AppSense
4 4 (26.67%) Veeam
5 2 (13.33%) ProCurve
5 2 (13.33%) Cisco