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 30 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 36 31 48
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +17
Permanent jobs citing WAN 16 16 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 4.68% 4.75% 1.98%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 29.09% 38.10% 20.69%
Number of salaries quoted 10 8 6
Median salary £38,250 £40,625 £34,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.84% +17.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,950 £35,700 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,750 £43,125 £43,750
UK excluding London median salary £40,063 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.73% +13.33%
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
55 42 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 16.08% 12.46% 9.57%
Number of salaries quoted 45 30 27
Median salary £40,000 £41,250 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.03% +17.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £35,000 £22,850
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 30 May 2016.

WAN Salary Histogram in Peterborough

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 30 May 2016, 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 28 (100.00%) LAN
2 21 (75.00%) Firewall
3 20 (71.43%) Windows
4 18 (64.29%) Active Directory
4 18 (64.29%) Windows Server
5 16 (57.14%) ITIL
6 15 (53.57%) Cisco
6 15 (53.57%) Windows Server 2008
7 14 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
8 11 (39.29%) SAN
9 10 (35.71%) Microsoft
9 10 (35.71%) HP
9 10 (35.71%) Network Management
10 9 (32.14%) Hyper-V
10 9 (32.14%) VoIP
11 8 (28.57%) VPN
11 8 (28.57%) Wireless
11 8 (28.57%) Capacity Planning
11 8 (28.57%) HP Storage
12 7 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
12 7 (25.00%) VLAN
12 7 (25.00%) Network Security
12 7 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
12 7 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
12 7 (25.00%) VMware
12 7 (25.00%) SQL Server
13 6 (21.43%) E-Commerce
13 6 (21.43%) MS Exchange
13 6 (21.43%) Citrix
13 6 (21.43%) Avaya

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 6 (21.43%) MS Exchange
2 4 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (7.14%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.57%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.71%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 28 (100.00%) LAN
2 21 (75.00%) Firewall
3 11 (39.29%) SAN
4 9 (32.14%) VoIP
5 8 (28.57%) VPN
5 8 (28.57%) Wireless
6 7 (25.00%) Network Security
6 7 (25.00%) VLAN
7 6 (21.43%) Cisco ASA
7 6 (21.43%) Cisco Nexus
7 6 (21.43%) IP Telephony
8 5 (17.86%) Ethernet
8 5 (17.86%) TCP/IP
8 5 (17.86%) Wi-Fi
9 4 (14.29%) MPLS
10 2 (7.14%) BGP
11 1 (3.57%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 7 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (17.86%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (7.14%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 1 (3.57%) Legal
Job Titles
1 11 (39.29%) Infrastructure Support
2 7 (25.00%) Network Engineer
3 6 (21.43%) Analyst
3 6 (21.43%) Cisco Engineer
3 6 (21.43%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 5 (17.86%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 5 (17.86%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
4 5 (17.86%) Infrastructure Team Leader
4 5 (17.86%) Support Analyst
4 5 (17.86%) Team Leader
5 4 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (14.29%) Infrastructure Support Team Leader
5 4 (14.29%) Support Team Leader
6 3 (10.71%) Infrastructure Manager
7 2 (7.14%) Infrastructure Support Manager
7 2 (7.14%) Support Manager
8 1 (3.57%) IT Analyst
8 1 (3.57%) IT Security Analyst
8 1 (3.57%) Security Engineer
8 1 (3.57%) Technical Design Authority
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.57%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (28.57%) HP Storage
2 6 (21.43%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.57%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 20 (71.43%) Windows
2 18 (64.29%) Windows Server
3 15 (53.57%) Windows Server 2008
4 14 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (7.14%) Linux
6 2 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (7.14%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (57.14%) ITIL
2 10 (35.71%) Network Management
3 8 (28.57%) Capacity Planning
4 7 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 6 (21.43%) E-Commerce
6 5 (17.86%) Change Management
7 4 (14.29%) Change Control
8 3 (10.71%) Server Building
9 2 (7.14%) High Availability
9 2 (7.14%) Migration
9 2 (7.14%) Network Design
9 2 (7.14%) Network Optimisation
9 2 (7.14%) Service Design
10 1 (3.57%) Continuous Improvement
10 1 (3.57%) ERP
10 1 (3.57%) Presales
10 1 (3.57%) PRINCE2
10 1 (3.57%) Security Auditing
10 1 (3.57%) Security Management
10 1 (3.57%) Security Patching
Programming Languages
1 5 (17.86%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (10.71%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (3.57%) CCNA
2 1 (3.57%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (3.57%) DBS Check
2 1 (3.57%) MCP
2 1 (3.57%) MCSE
2 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (64.29%) Active Directory
2 9 (32.14%) Hyper-V
3 7 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (7.14%) XenApp
5 1 (3.57%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 15 (53.57%) Cisco
2 10 (35.71%) HP
2 10 (35.71%) Microsoft
3 7 (25.00%) VMware
4 6 (21.43%) Avaya
4 6 (21.43%) Citrix
4 6 (21.43%) Infoblox
4 6 (21.43%) Juniper
4 6 (21.43%) SolarWinds
5 4 (14.29%) arcserve
6 2 (7.14%) CA
7 1 (3.57%) Brocade
7 1 (3.57%) ProCurve
7 1 (3.57%) Remedy