The first table below looks at the demand for WAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Redditch region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WAN over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Redditch region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 12 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing WAN 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Redditch 2.94% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.09% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £40,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
Communications & Networking Category
Redditch
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
11 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Redditch 32.35% 6.98% 7.14%
Number of salaries quoted 5 3 1
Average salary £46,250 £42,500 £25,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.82% +66.66%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
WAN
Worcestershire

WAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Redditch

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

WAN Jobs Demand Trend in Redditch

WAN
Salary Trend in Redditch

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

WAN Salary Trend in Redditch

WAN
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Redditch

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Redditch 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 3 (100.00%) LAN
1 3 (100.00%) VPN
1 3 (100.00%) CCNA
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (100.00%) OSPF
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) Wireless
1 3 (100.00%) VLAN
2 2 (66.67%) Data Analysis
2 2 (66.67%) MS Visio
2 2 (66.67%) BGP
2 2 (66.67%) Motorola
2 2 (66.67%) MPLS
3 1 (33.33%) SSL
3 1 (33.33%) SLA
3 1 (33.33%) WLAN
3 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (33.33%) EIGRP
3 1 (33.33%) CCNP
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco ASA

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Redditch by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Redditch 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.

Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) LAN
1 3 (100.00%) VPN
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) Wireless
1 3 (100.00%) VLAN
1 3 (100.00%) OSPF
2 2 (66.67%) BGP
2 2 (66.67%) MPLS
3 1 (33.33%) EIGRP
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (33.33%) SSL
3 1 (33.33%) WLAN
3 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Implementation Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Consultant
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Data Analysis
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) CCNA
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (33.33%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) SLA
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) Motorola