The table below looks at the statistics for WAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Plymouth 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)
Devon / Plymouth
Rank 13 - 25
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing WAN 3 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Plymouth 7.69% - 5.05%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 15.79% - 27.78%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 3
Median salary £24,500 - £21,000
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 Plymouth region.

Communications & Networking Category
Plymouth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
19 19 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Plymouth 48.72% 20.65% 18.18%
Number of salaries quoted 19 11 12
Median salary £37,500 £29,000 £19,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+29.31% +50.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £29,000 £14,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £23,000 £29,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%

WAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Plymouth

The demand trend of job ads across the Plymouth region citing WAN as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Salary Histogram in Plymouth

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WAN across the Plymouth region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017.

WAN Salary Histogram in Plymouth

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Plymouth

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 Plymouth region with a requirement for WAN.

1 8 (100.00%) LAN
2 6 (75.00%) Windows
2 6 (75.00%) Windows Server
3 4 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (37.50%) Degree
4 3 (37.50%) Retail
4 3 (37.50%) C
5 2 (25.00%) Linux
5 2 (25.00%) Unix
5 2 (25.00%) MS Exchange
5 2 (25.00%) MS Office
5 2 (25.00%) Windows XP
5 2 (25.00%) Cisco
5 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
5 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (25.00%) Firewall
5 2 (25.00%) MODAF
5 2 (25.00%) VMware
5 2 (25.00%) Military
5 2 (25.00%) Wireshark
5 2 (25.00%) SC Cleared
5 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
5 2 (25.00%) Rational DOORS
6 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (12.50%) Windows 2000 Server
6 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (12.50%) Windows Vista
6 1 (12.50%) Backup Exec

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Plymouth 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 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) MS Office
2 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
2 1 (12.50%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 8 (100.00%) LAN
2 2 (25.00%) Firewall
2 2 (25.00%) Wireshark
3 1 (12.50%) SAN
3 1 (12.50%) SNMP
3 1 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (12.50%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) MySQL
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Rational DOORS
General
1 3 (37.50%) Retail
2 2 (25.00%) Military
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) IT Technician
1 4 (50.00%) Service Desk Technician
2 3 (37.50%) Help Desk Technician
3 2 (25.00%) Cisco Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Network Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Principal Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Principal Systems Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Requirements Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) IT Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) IT Support
4 1 (12.50%) IT Support Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) IT Support Technician
4 1 (12.50%) Service Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Service Desk Support
4 1 (12.50%) Service Desk Support Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) CGI
1 1 (12.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (12.50%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) Windows
1 6 (75.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (25.00%) Linux
2 2 (25.00%) Unix
2 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (25.00%) Windows XP
3 1 (12.50%) SUSE
3 1 (12.50%) Windows 2000 Server
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) MODAF
2 1 (12.50%) Data Security
2 1 (12.50%) Feasibility Study
2 1 (12.50%) Incident Management
2 1 (12.50%) Information Security
2 1 (12.50%) Information Security Management
2 1 (12.50%) ITIL
2 1 (12.50%) ITSM
2 1 (12.50%) Security Management
2 1 (12.50%) Service Management
2 1 (12.50%) Social Engineering
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) C
2 1 (12.50%) Java
2 1 (12.50%) Python
2 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) Degree
2 2 (25.00%) SC Cleared
2 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (12.50%) ISO22301
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
1 1 (12.50%) VMware ESX
1 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (12.50%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Backup Exec
1 1 (12.50%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Cisco
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (25.00%) VMware
2 1 (12.50%) Citrix
2 1 (12.50%) HP
2 1 (12.50%) Sophos
2 1 (12.50%) Symantec