The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 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 Peterborough region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 42 41 44
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +3
Permanent jobs citing WAN 4 10 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 1.31% 2.82% 3.24%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.16% 13.33% 25.53%
Number of salaries quoted 1 6 8
Average salary £40,000 £35,750 £20,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.88% +74.39%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Communications & Networking Category
Peterborough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
49 75 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 16.07% 21.19% 12.70%
Number of salaries quoted 44 56 28
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £21,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +66.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,400 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
WAN
Cambridgeshire

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 11 (100.00%) LAN
2 9 (81.82%) Windows
3 4 (36.36%) Active Directory
4 3 (27.27%) Firewall
4 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
4 3 (27.27%) TCP/IP
4 3 (27.27%) VMware
4 3 (27.27%) Windows 7
5 2 (18.18%) Windows 2000 Server
5 2 (18.18%) Video Conferencing
5 2 (18.18%) Lync
5 2 (18.18%) Retail
5 2 (18.18%) VLAN
5 2 (18.18%) VPN
5 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
5 2 (18.18%) Windows XP
5 2 (18.18%) SQL
5 2 (18.18%) MS Office
5 2 (18.18%) Avaya
5 2 (18.18%) Blackberry
5 2 (18.18%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 2 (18.18%) Wireless
5 2 (18.18%) Telecoms
5 2 (18.18%) Finance
6 1 (9.09%) Legal
6 1 (9.09%) Manufacturing
6 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2
6 1 (9.09%) C#
6 1 (9.09%) HTML

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 2 (18.18%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 2 (18.18%) Lync
2 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (9.09%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (18.18%) MS Office
1 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 11 (100.00%) LAN
2 3 (27.27%) TCP/IP
2 3 (27.27%) Firewall
3 2 (18.18%) Wireless
3 2 (18.18%) VLAN
3 2 (18.18%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
1 1 (9.09%) Crystal Reports
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 2 (18.18%) Telecoms
1 2 (18.18%) Finance
1 2 (18.18%) Retail
2 1 (9.09%) Legal
2 1 (9.09%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Analyst
1 4 (36.36%) 2nd Line Support
2 3 (27.27%) Technical Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Architect
3 2 (18.18%) Desktop Support
4 1 (9.09%) Junior
4 1 (9.09%) Project Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Business Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) IT Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Technical Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Technical Project Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Business Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Technical Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Technical Business Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Solutions Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Junior Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Blackberry
1 2 (18.18%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 9 (81.82%) Windows
2 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (27.27%) Windows 7
3 2 (18.18%) Windows 2000 Server
3 2 (18.18%) Windows XP
4 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2
1 1 (9.09%) ERP
1 1 (9.09%) Asset Management
1 1 (9.09%) WAN Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 2 (18.18%) SQL
2 1 (9.09%) VB
2 1 (9.09%) VBA
2 1 (9.09%) C#
2 1 (9.09%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) Degree
1 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
System Software
1 4 (36.36%) Active Directory
2 1 (9.09%) VMware ESX
2 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (9.09%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) SCCM
1 1 (9.09%) SCOM
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
1 3 (27.27%) VMware
2 2 (18.18%) Avaya
3 1 (9.09%) Brocade
3 1 (9.09%) Citrix