The first table below looks at the demand for WAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Nottingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WAN over the 3 months to 18 April 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 Nottingham region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 92 71 83
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +12
Permanent jobs citing WAN 4 25 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 0.37% 2.55% 1.16%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.90% 13.16% 7.51%
Number of salaries quoted 2 25 13
Average salary £29,500 £37,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.33% -9.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,100 £30,400 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £33,900 £44,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
Communications & Networking Category
Nottingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
138 190 173
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 12.86% 19.37% 15.38%
Number of salaries quoted 96 176 159
Average salary £37,750 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,250 £28,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,750 £55,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
WAN
Nottinghamshire

WAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

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

WAN Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

WAN
Salary Trend in Nottingham

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

WAN Salary Trend in Nottingham

WAN
Salary Histogram in Nottingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WAN across the Nottingham region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

WAN Salary Histogram in Nottingham

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Nottingham 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 (72.73%) LAN
2 13 (59.09%) Windows
3 11 (50.00%) Cisco
3 11 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 11 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
4 9 (40.91%) CCNA
5 8 (36.36%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (31.82%) Windows 7
6 7 (31.82%) CCNP
6 7 (31.82%) SQL
6 7 (31.82%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (27.27%) Citrix
7 6 (27.27%) MS Exchange
7 6 (27.27%) VPN
7 6 (27.27%) VMware
8 5 (22.73%) Microsoft
8 5 (22.73%) Microsoft Certification
8 5 (22.73%) Firewall
8 5 (22.73%) Cisco ASA
9 4 (18.18%) Wireless
9 4 (18.18%) DNS
9 4 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2003
10 3 (13.64%) Migration
10 3 (13.64%) MCITP
10 3 (13.64%) Hyper-V
10 3 (13.64%) VMware Infrastructure
10 3 (13.64%) Windows Vista
10 3 (13.64%) Network Security
10 3 (13.64%) TCP/IP
10 3 (13.64%) CCDP

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Nottingham 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 6 (27.27%) MS Exchange
2 4 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 3 (13.64%) MS Excel
2 2 (9.09%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 16 (72.73%) LAN
2 6 (27.27%) VPN
3 5 (22.73%) Firewall
3 5 (22.73%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (18.18%) Wireless
4 4 (18.18%) DNS
5 3 (13.64%) Network Security
5 3 (13.64%) TCP/IP
5 3 (13.64%) VoIP
5 3 (13.64%) SAN
5 3 (13.64%) MPLS
6 2 (9.09%) TACACS
6 2 (9.09%) DHCP
6 2 (9.09%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (4.55%) BIG-IP
7 1 (4.55%) VLAN
7 1 (4.55%) Cisco IOS
7 1 (4.55%) Wireshark
7 1 (4.55%) H.323
7 1 (4.55%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.64%) SQL Server
2 2 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (4.55%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (4.55%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 3 (13.64%) Telecoms
2 2 (9.09%) Finance
2 2 (9.09%) Marketing
3 1 (4.55%) Local Government
3 1 (4.55%) Retail
3 1 (4.55%) Legal
Job Titles
1 5 (22.73%) Administrator
2 4 (18.18%) Analyst
3 3 (13.64%) Support Engineer
3 3 (13.64%) Network Administrator
4 2 (9.09%) Consultant
4 2 (9.09%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (9.09%) Network Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Windows Administrator
4 2 (9.09%) Windows Systems Administrator
5 1 (4.55%) Cisco Consultant
5 1 (4.55%) Cisco Support
5 1 (4.55%) Cisco Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Business Development Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Data Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Senior Project Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Network Support Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Senior Network Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) IT Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.55%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.09%) Clustering
2 1 (4.55%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 13 (59.09%) Windows
2 8 (36.36%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (31.82%) Windows 7
3 7 (31.82%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (13.64%) Windows Vista
4 3 (13.64%) Windows XP
5 2 (9.09%) Linux
6 1 (4.55%) Windows 8
6 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (4.55%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (13.64%) Migration
2 2 (9.09%) ITIL
2 2 (9.09%) Load Balancing
2 2 (9.09%) Fault Management
2 2 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (9.09%) Incident Management
3 1 (4.55%) Supplier Management
3 1 (4.55%) Business Development
3 1 (4.55%) Business Continuity
3 1 (4.55%) Asset Management
3 1 (4.55%) Email Management
3 1 (4.55%) Product Management
3 1 (4.55%) Network Load Balancing
3 1 (4.55%) CRM
3 1 (4.55%) ERP
3 1 (4.55%) PRINCE2
3 1 (4.55%) Project Management
3 1 (4.55%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (4.55%) PRINCE
3 1 (4.55%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (31.82%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (40.91%) CCNA
3 7 (31.82%) CCNP
4 5 (22.73%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (13.64%) MCITP
5 3 (13.64%) CCDP
5 3 (13.64%) MCSE
6 2 (9.09%) CCDA
6 2 (9.09%) CCIE
6 2 (9.09%) CCSP
7 1 (4.55%) MCTS
7 1 (4.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (4.55%) Degree
7 1 (4.55%) CCVP
7 1 (4.55%) CCIP
7 1 (4.55%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (4.55%) CCA
7 1 (4.55%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (4.55%) VTSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (13.64%) Hyper-V
2 3 (13.64%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) SCCM
1 1 (4.55%) SCOM
Vendors
1 11 (50.00%) Cisco
2 6 (27.27%) Citrix
2 6 (27.27%) VMware
3 5 (22.73%) Microsoft
4 3 (13.64%) HP
4 3 (13.64%) Juniper
4 3 (13.64%) NetApp
4 3 (13.64%) F5
5 2 (9.09%) Nokia
5 2 (9.09%) CheckPoint
6 1 (4.55%) Blue Coat
6 1 (4.55%) Meru Networks
6 1 (4.55%) Veeam
6 1 (4.55%) Trend Micro
6 1 (4.55%) ProCurve
6 1 (4.55%) IBM
6 1 (4.55%) Dell
6 1 (4.55%) EMC
6 1 (4.55%) Avaya
6 1 (4.55%) Symantec