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

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 44 31 51
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +20
Permanent jobs citing WAN 2 14 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Norwich 0.94% 5.49% 0.31%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 50.00% 50.00% 3.33%
Number of salaries quoted 2 13 1
Average salary £33,750 £32,500 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.84% +35.41%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -
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
4 28 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Norwich 1.89% 10.98% 9.38%
Number of salaries quoted 3 27 24
Average salary £33,750 £32,500 £23,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.84% +38.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,250 £20,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £40,000 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £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 27 May 2015, 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 3 (100.00%) LAN
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) MCP
3 1 (33.33%) UNIX
3 1 (33.33%) Supplier Management
3 1 (33.33%) Knowledge Management
3 1 (33.33%) Load Balancing
3 1 (33.33%) QA
3 1 (33.33%) Network Security
3 1 (33.33%) Time Management
3 1 (33.33%) SIEM
3 1 (33.33%) Analytics
3 1 (33.33%) Database Security
3 1 (33.33%) ACF2
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (33.33%) Line Management
3 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
3 1 (33.33%) Coaching
3 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (33.33%) Firewall
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) AIX
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) Python
3 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) DB2
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) VPN

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Norwich by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, 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.

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) LAN
2 1 (33.33%) VPN
2 1 (33.33%) SSL
2 1 (33.33%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (33.33%) DB2
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Desktop Support
1 2 (66.67%) Senior Desktop Support
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Desktop Support Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Desktop Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Support Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Desktop Support Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Desktop Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Support Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Desktop Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Desktop Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Desktop Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Blackberry
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) AIX
2 1 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) zOS
2 1 (33.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
1 1 (33.33%) Supplier Management
1 1 (33.33%) Knowledge Management
1 1 (33.33%) Load Balancing
1 1 (33.33%) Time Management
1 1 (33.33%) SIEM
1 1 (33.33%) Analytics
1 1 (33.33%) Database Security
1 1 (33.33%) Line Management
1 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
1 1 (33.33%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) MCP
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) SLA
1 1 (33.33%) QA
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) RACF
1 1 (33.33%) ACF2
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle
1 1 (33.33%) IBM