The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Norwich region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 42 - 42
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing WAN 1 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Norwich 0.40% - 1.48%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.55% - 20.83%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 5
Average salary £31,500 - £22,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Communications & Networking Category
Norwich
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
22 37 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Norwich 8.84% 10.69% 7.12%
Number of salaries quoted 20 33 21
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,600 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £40,000 £36,060
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
WAN
Norfolk

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 30 July 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 16 (100.00%) Windows
1 16 (100.00%) LAN
2 15 (93.75%) MS Exchange
3 13 (81.25%) DHCP
3 13 (81.25%) DNS
4 12 (75.00%) TCP/IP
4 12 (75.00%) MCSA
4 12 (75.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 12 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2010
5 11 (68.75%) Wireless
6 9 (56.25%) Firewall
6 9 (56.25%) Hyper-V
7 8 (50.00%) NAS
7 8 (50.00%) XenApp
7 8 (50.00%) XenDesktop
7 8 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
7 8 (50.00%) VMware
7 8 (50.00%) Backup Exec
7 8 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 8 (50.00%) Websense
7 8 (50.00%) SAN
7 8 (50.00%) Citrix
7 8 (50.00%) SQL
7 8 (50.00%) SQL Server
7 8 (50.00%) ITIL
7 8 (50.00%) MCP
8 7 (43.75%) HP
8 7 (43.75%) Windows 8
9 5 (31.25%) Microsoft

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Norwich by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 15 (93.75%) MS Exchange
2 12 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (18.75%) SharePoint
4 1 (6.25%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (25.00%) MS Office
2 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (100.00%) LAN
2 13 (81.25%) DHCP
2 13 (81.25%) DNS
3 12 (75.00%) TCP/IP
4 11 (68.75%) Wireless
5 9 (56.25%) Firewall
6 8 (50.00%) NAS
6 8 (50.00%) SAN
7 4 (25.00%) ADSL
7 4 (25.00%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 8 (50.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 12 (75.00%) Systems Engineer
2 11 (68.75%) Support Engineer
3 8 (50.00%) Systems Support Engineer
3 8 (50.00%) Systems Support
4 4 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support
4 4 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support
4 4 (25.00%) Storage Engineer
4 4 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 4 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 3 (18.75%) IT Support
5 3 (18.75%) IT Support Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Analyst
Operating Systems
1 16 (100.00%) Windows
2 12 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (43.75%) Windows 8
4 4 (25.00%) Windows 7
5 3 (18.75%) Windows Vista
5 3 (18.75%) Windows XP
5 3 (18.75%) Linux
6 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (50.00%) ITIL
2 4 (25.00%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (6.25%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 12 (75.00%) MCSA
1 12 (75.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 8 (50.00%) MCP
3 4 (25.00%) CCA
3 4 (25.00%) Citrix Certification
3 4 (25.00%) NCDA
3 4 (25.00%) NCIE
System Software
1 9 (56.25%) Hyper-V
2 8 (50.00%) XenApp
2 8 (50.00%) XenDesktop
3 4 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 4 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 8 (50.00%) Backup Exec
2 4 (25.00%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 8 (50.00%) VMware
1 8 (50.00%) Websense
1 8 (50.00%) Citrix
2 7 (43.75%) HP
3 5 (31.25%) Microsoft
4 4 (25.00%) NetApp
4 4 (25.00%) AppSense
4 4 (25.00%) Veeam
5 3 (18.75%) ProCurve
5 3 (18.75%) Cisco