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 29 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 29 26 28
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +2
Permanent jobs citing WAN 11 26 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 4.38% 8.02% 4.69%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 25.58% 60.47% 20.31%
Number of salaries quoted 6 21 9
Median salary £49,250 £35,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+40.71% -17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £35,000 £38,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,750 £45,000 £50,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
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
43 43 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 17.13% 13.27% 23.10%
Number of salaries quoted 27 34 59
Median salary £42,500 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £35,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,050 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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 29 September 2016.

WAN Salary Histogram in Peterborough

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 23 (95.83%) LAN
2 21 (87.50%) Firewall
3 16 (66.67%) Cisco
4 11 (45.83%) Windows
5 10 (41.67%) Network Security
5 10 (41.67%) Windows Server
6 9 (37.50%) ITIL
6 9 (37.50%) VoIP
6 9 (37.50%) TCP/IP
7 8 (33.33%) HP
7 8 (33.33%) Avaya
7 8 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
7 8 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
8 7 (29.17%) Change Control
8 7 (29.17%) Data Centre
8 7 (29.17%) Wi-Fi
8 7 (29.17%) VPN
8 7 (29.17%) Ethernet
8 7 (29.17%) Active Directory
9 6 (25.00%) CCNA
9 6 (25.00%) ATM
9 6 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
9 6 (25.00%) 802.11
9 6 (25.00%) CheckPoint
9 6 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
9 6 (25.00%) VMware
9 6 (25.00%) Frame Relay
9 6 (25.00%) 802.1X
9 6 (25.00%) xDSL
9 6 (25.00%) Hyper-V

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 2 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (8.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (8.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.17%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 23 (95.83%) LAN
2 21 (87.50%) Firewall
3 10 (41.67%) Network Security
4 9 (37.50%) TCP/IP
4 9 (37.50%) VoIP
5 7 (29.17%) Ethernet
5 7 (29.17%) VPN
5 7 (29.17%) Wi-Fi
6 6 (25.00%) 802.11
6 6 (25.00%) ATM
6 6 (25.00%) Frame Relay
6 6 (25.00%) xDSL
7 5 (20.83%) BGP
7 5 (20.83%) Intrusion Detection
7 5 (20.83%) MPLS
7 5 (20.83%) SAN
8 4 (16.67%) VLAN
9 3 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
9 3 (12.50%) IP Telephony
9 3 (12.50%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
Job Titles
1 8 (33.33%) Analyst
2 7 (29.17%) Network Analyst
3 6 (25.00%) Network Engineer
4 4 (16.67%) Cisco Engineer
5 3 (12.50%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 3 (12.50%) Infrastructure Support
5 3 (12.50%) Technical Design Authority
6 2 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (8.33%) Infrastructure Manager
6 2 (8.33%) Infrastructure Support Manager
6 2 (8.33%) Support Manager
7 1 (4.17%) Capacity Planner
7 1 (4.17%) Infrastructure Team Leader
7 1 (4.17%) Network Security Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) Project Analyst
7 1 (4.17%) Security Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) Service Analyst
7 1 (4.17%) Service Desk Analyst
7 1 (4.17%) Support Team Leader
7 1 (4.17%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (25.00%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 7 (29.17%) Data Centre
2 5 (20.83%) HP Storage
Operating Systems
1 11 (45.83%) Windows
2 10 (41.67%) Windows Server
3 8 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (16.67%) Linux
4 4 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (37.50%) ITIL
2 7 (29.17%) Change Control
3 4 (16.67%) Data Privacy
4 3 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (12.50%) E-Commerce
4 3 (12.50%) ITIL V3
4 3 (12.50%) Network Design
4 3 (12.50%) Network Management
4 3 (12.50%) Presales
5 2 (8.33%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (8.33%) Change Management
5 2 (8.33%) Supplier Management
6 1 (4.17%) High Availability
6 1 (4.17%) Load Balancing
6 1 (4.17%) Migration
6 1 (4.17%) Service Delivery
6 1 (4.17%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (25.00%) CCNA
1 6 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (8.33%) CCNP
2 2 (8.33%) DBS Check
3 1 (4.17%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (29.17%) Active Directory
2 6 (25.00%) Hyper-V
2 6 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (12.50%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 5 (20.83%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (4.17%) SCOM
Vendors
1 16 (66.67%) Cisco
2 8 (33.33%) Avaya
2 8 (33.33%) HP
3 6 (25.00%) CheckPoint
3 6 (25.00%) VMware
4 5 (20.83%) Nokia
4 5 (20.83%) Symantec
5 4 (16.67%) Microsoft
5 4 (16.67%) Riverbed
6 3 (12.50%) Infoblox
6 3 (12.50%) Juniper
6 3 (12.50%) SolarWinds
7 2 (8.33%) Brocade
7 2 (8.33%) Citrix
7 2 (8.33%) ProCurve
8 1 (4.17%) arcserve