The table below looks at the statistics for WAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Peterborough region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WAN over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 18 37 40
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +3
Permanent jobs citing WAN 32 7 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 9.30% 2.53% 3.00%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 62.75% 11.86% 14.08%
Number of salaries quoted 21 4 6
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £32,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +24.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,750 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £39,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +6.66%
WAN
Cambridgeshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Peterborough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
51 59 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 14.83% 21.30% 21.32%
Number of salaries quoted 36 55 52
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £28,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

WAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

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

WAN Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

WAN
Salary Trend in Peterborough

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

WAN Salary Trend in Peterborough

WAN
Salary Histogram in Peterborough

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WAN across the Peterborough region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015.

WAN Salary Histogram in Peterborough

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Peterborough 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 38 (79.17%) LAN
2 29 (60.42%) VoIP
3 23 (47.92%) SAN
4 22 (45.83%) Cisco
5 20 (41.67%) Data Centre
6 18 (37.50%) PABX
6 18 (37.50%) Telecoms
6 18 (37.50%) Wi-Fi
6 18 (37.50%) Wireless
6 18 (37.50%) CCNP
6 18 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
7 16 (33.33%) OLTP
7 16 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
7 16 (33.33%) BYOD
7 16 (33.33%) NAS
8 12 (25.00%) CCNA
9 10 (20.83%) MPEG
9 10 (20.83%) Wireless Security
9 10 (20.83%) Tandberg
9 10 (20.83%) Telepresence
9 10 (20.83%) Multicast
9 10 (20.83%) Video on Demand
9 10 (20.83%) Network Management
9 10 (20.83%) Unified Communications
10 9 (18.75%) Remedy
11 8 (16.67%) BGP
11 8 (16.67%) EIGRP
11 8 (16.67%) Cramer
11 8 (16.67%) RIP
11 8 (16.67%) OSPF

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Peterborough 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 4 (8.33%) SharePoint
1 4 (8.33%) MS Exchange
1 4 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2003
1 4 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
Communications & Networking
1 38 (79.17%) LAN
2 29 (60.42%) VoIP
3 23 (47.92%) SAN
4 18 (37.50%) Wi-Fi
4 18 (37.50%) Wireless
4 18 (37.50%) PABX
5 16 (33.33%) NAS
6 10 (20.83%) Unified Communications
6 10 (20.83%) Wireless Security
6 10 (20.83%) Multicast
6 10 (20.83%) Telepresence
7 8 (16.67%) RIP
7 8 (16.67%) OSPF
7 8 (16.67%) BGP
7 8 (16.67%) EIGRP
8 4 (8.33%) Firewall
9 2 (4.17%) TCP/IP
9 2 (4.17%) VPN
9 2 (4.17%) ATM
9 2 (4.17%) Frame Relay
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
1 16 (33.33%) OLTP
2 4 (8.33%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (8.33%) SQL Server
General
1 18 (37.50%) Telecoms
2 5 (10.42%) Finance
3 2 (4.17%) Retail
3 2 (4.17%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 22 (45.83%) Architect
2 21 (43.75%) Infrastructure Architect
3 17 (35.42%) Network Engineer
4 6 (12.50%) Cisco Engineer
5 5 (10.42%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 4 (8.33%) Analyst
7 3 (6.25%) Provisioning Engineer
8 2 (4.17%) Solutions Analyst
8 2 (4.17%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 1 (2.08%) Services Delivery Manager
9 1 (2.08%) Service Manager
9 1 (2.08%) Support Analyst
9 1 (2.08%) Network Consultant
9 1 (2.08%) Consultant
9 1 (2.08%) IT Services Delivery Manager
9 1 (2.08%) Network Architect
9 1 (2.08%) Network Specialist
9 1 (2.08%) Senior Cisco Engineer
9 1 (2.08%) IT Services Manager
9 1 (2.08%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.17%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 20 (41.67%) Data Centre
2 16 (33.33%) BYOD
3 10 (20.83%) MPEG
3 10 (20.83%) Video on Demand
4 4 (8.33%) HP Storage
4 4 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (4.17%) Mathematics
6 1 (2.08%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (8.33%) Windows
1 4 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
1 4 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (8.33%) Windows 7
1 4 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (20.83%) Network Management
2 4 (8.33%) Change Control
2 4 (8.33%) Capacity Planning
3 3 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (4.17%) Data Transformation
5 1 (2.08%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (2.08%) TOGAF
5 1 (2.08%) Problem Management
5 1 (2.08%) Customer Engagement
5 1 (2.08%) ITIL
5 1 (2.08%) Service Management
5 1 (2.08%) Service Delivery
5 1 (2.08%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.08%) SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (37.50%) CCNP
1 18 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (25.00%) CCNA
3 2 (4.17%) HNC
3 2 (4.17%) CCIP
4 1 (2.08%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.08%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (14.58%) Active Directory
2 4 (8.33%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (8.33%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 22 (45.83%) Cisco
2 10 (20.83%) Tandberg
3 9 (18.75%) Remedy
4 8 (16.67%) Cramer
5 4 (8.33%) HP
5 4 (8.33%) Citrix
5 4 (8.33%) CA
6 3 (6.25%) VMware
7 1 (2.08%) ServiceNow
7 1 (2.08%) Microsoft
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £35000 - £45000.00 per annum + Package
Posted: 6 days ago