The table below looks at the statistics for WAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Plymouth region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WAN over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 31 - 13
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing WAN 4 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Plymouth 2.67% - 6.67%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 20.00% - 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 3
Average salary £21,000 - £31,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +1.33%
WAN
Devon

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

Communications & Networking Category
Plymouth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
20 2 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Plymouth 13.33% 4.17% 13.33%
Number of salaries quoted 15 2 5
Average salary £22,500 £33,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-32.33% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £14,500 £25,850 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £28,650 £37,500 £40,650
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

WAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Plymouth

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

WAN Jobs Demand Trend in Plymouth

WAN
Salary Trend in Plymouth

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

WAN Salary Trend in Plymouth

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Plymouth

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Plymouth 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 4 (100.00%) LAN
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
2 3 (75.00%) MPLS
3 2 (50.00%) ITIL
3 2 (50.00%) PRINCE2
3 2 (50.00%) Windows
3 2 (50.00%) FTP
3 2 (50.00%) SNMP
3 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco
3 2 (50.00%) CCIE
3 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (50.00%) OSPF
3 2 (50.00%) Telnet
3 2 (50.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (50.00%) VMware
3 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (25.00%) SQL
4 1 (25.00%) MCP
4 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
4 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
4 1 (25.00%) ADSL
4 1 (25.00%) ISDN
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (25.00%) Juniper
4 1 (25.00%) SAN
4 1 (25.00%) MCDST

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Plymouth by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Plymouth 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 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) LAN
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
2 3 (75.00%) MPLS
3 2 (50.00%) OSPF
3 2 (50.00%) Telnet
3 2 (50.00%) FTP
3 2 (50.00%) SNMP
3 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (25.00%) iSCSI
4 1 (25.00%) SAN
4 1 (25.00%) ADSL
4 1 (25.00%) ISDN
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Network Designer
1 2 (50.00%) Senior Network Designer
1 2 (50.00%) Designer
1 2 (50.00%) Senior Designer
2 1 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (25.00%) Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Desktop Support
2 1 (25.00%) Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Vista
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 2000 Server
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL
1 2 (50.00%) PRINCE2
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) CCIE
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (25.00%) MCDST
2 1 (25.00%) MCITP
2 1 (25.00%) MCP
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (25.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco
1 2 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Juniper
Plymouth
Land Registry
Salary: £35k - 41k per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago