The table below looks at the statistics for WAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Peterborough region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WAN over the 3 months to 22 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Cambridgeshire / Peterborough
Rank 32 34 45
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +11
Permanent jobs citing WAN 16 10 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 5.42% 3.53% 0.61%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 37.21% 21.28% 5.41%
Number of salaries quoted 5 7 1
Median salary £38,500 £37,250 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.35% -21.57%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%

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
43 47 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 14.58% 16.61% 11.25%
Number of salaries quoted 27 39 33
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £31,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £70,000 £51,375
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%

WAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

The demand trend of job ads across the Peterborough region citing WAN as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 22 February 2017.

WAN Salary Histogram in Peterborough

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, IT jobs citing WAN also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Peterborough region with a requirement for WAN.

1 23 (92.00%) LAN
2 13 (52.00%) Active Directory
2 13 (52.00%) Cisco
3 11 (44.00%) Avaya
3 11 (44.00%) Wi-Fi
3 11 (44.00%) Wireless
4 10 (40.00%) TCP/IP
4 10 (40.00%) Data Centre
5 9 (36.00%) 802.1X
5 9 (36.00%) xDSL
5 9 (36.00%) Ethernet
5 9 (36.00%) ATM
5 9 (36.00%) 802.11
5 9 (36.00%) Frame Relay
5 9 (36.00%) Firewall
6 8 (32.00%) VMware
6 8 (32.00%) CheckPoint
6 8 (32.00%) SAN
6 8 (32.00%) Cisco Certification
7 7 (28.00%) VoIP
7 7 (28.00%) ITIL
7 7 (28.00%) CCNA
7 7 (28.00%) VPN
7 7 (28.00%) Brocade
7 7 (28.00%) Change Control
8 6 (24.00%) Fibre Channel
9 5 (20.00%) ITIL V3
9 5 (20.00%) Network Security
9 5 (20.00%) Windows
10 4 (16.00%) Nokia

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (12.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (12.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.00%) Office 365
2 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 23 (92.00%) LAN
2 11 (44.00%) Wi-Fi
2 11 (44.00%) Wireless
3 10 (40.00%) TCP/IP
4 9 (36.00%) 802.11
4 9 (36.00%) ATM
4 9 (36.00%) Ethernet
4 9 (36.00%) Firewall
4 9 (36.00%) Frame Relay
4 9 (36.00%) xDSL
5 8 (32.00%) SAN
6 7 (28.00%) VoIP
6 7 (28.00%) VPN
7 6 (24.00%) Fibre Channel
8 5 (20.00%) Network Security
9 4 (16.00%) Intrusion Detection
10 2 (8.00%) MPLS
11 1 (4.00%) DHCP
11 1 (4.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (8.00%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 1 (4.00%) Electronics
1 1 (4.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (60.00%) Analyst
2 8 (32.00%) Solutions Analyst
3 7 (28.00%) Network Analyst
3 7 (28.00%) Technical Analyst
4 3 (12.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) 3rd Line Technical Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) Architect
4 3 (12.00%) Project Analyst
4 3 (12.00%) Technical Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Infrastructure Manager
5 2 (8.00%) Infrastructure Support
5 2 (8.00%) Infrastructure Support Manager
5 2 (8.00%) IT Architect
5 2 (8.00%) Network Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Project Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Support Manager
6 1 (4.00%) Senior Solutions Architect
6 1 (4.00%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (4.00%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (36.00%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 10 (40.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (8.00%) HP Storage
3 1 (4.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.00%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 5 (20.00%) Windows
2 4 (16.00%) Windows Server
2 4 (16.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (16.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (28.00%) Change Control
1 7 (28.00%) ITIL
2 5 (20.00%) ITIL V3
3 3 (12.00%) Data Privacy
4 2 (8.00%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (8.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (8.00%) Migration
4 2 (8.00%) Network Design
4 2 (8.00%) Supplier Management
5 1 (4.00%) Email Migration
5 1 (4.00%) High Availability
5 1 (4.00%) Presales
5 1 (4.00%) Service Delivery
5 1 (4.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (32.00%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (28.00%) CCNA
3 3 (12.00%) CCNP
4 2 (8.00%) CCIE
5 1 (4.00%) Degree
5 1 (4.00%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 13 (52.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (12.00%) Hyper-V
2 3 (12.00%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (4.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (16.00%) Norton AntiVirus
2 3 (12.00%) SCCM
3 1 (4.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 13 (52.00%) Cisco
2 11 (44.00%) Avaya
3 8 (32.00%) CheckPoint
3 8 (32.00%) VMware
4 7 (28.00%) Brocade
5 4 (16.00%) Nokia
5 4 (16.00%) Riverbed
5 4 (16.00%) Symantec
6 3 (12.00%) Citrix
7 2 (8.00%) HP
7 2 (8.00%) Juniper
7 2 (8.00%) Nortel
8 1 (4.00%) arcserve
8 1 (4.00%) Microsoft
8 1 (4.00%) SAP