The table below looks at the statistics for WAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Rotherham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WAN over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 4 15 -
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -
Permanent jobs citing WAN 8 11 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rotherham 23.53% 12.94% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 100.00% 47.83% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 0
Average salary £29,000 £48,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-39.58% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
WAN
South Yorkshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Rotherham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
8 23 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rotherham 23.53% 27.06% 11.90%
Number of salaries quoted 3 11 3
Average salary £29,000 £48,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-39.58% +92.00%
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

WAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Rotherham

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

WAN Jobs Demand Trend in Rotherham

WAN
Salary Trend in Rotherham

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

WAN Salary Trend in Rotherham

WAN
Salary Histogram in Rotherham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WAN across the Rotherham region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

WAN Salary Histogram in Rotherham

WAN
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Rotherham

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Rotherham 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 8 (100.00%) LAN
2 6 (75.00%) ITIL
2 6 (75.00%) Firewall
3 5 (62.50%) Cisco
3 5 (62.50%) Asset Management
3 5 (62.50%) Local Government
4 2 (25.00%) VLAN
4 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
4 2 (25.00%) Windows
4 2 (25.00%) MS Exchange
4 2 (25.00%) VMware
4 2 (25.00%) SAN
5 1 (12.50%) Change Management
5 1 (12.50%) Risk Assessment
5 1 (12.50%) VPN
5 1 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (12.50%) CCNA
5 1 (12.50%) PCI DSS

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Rotherham by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Rotherham 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 2 (25.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Communications & Networking
1 8 (100.00%) LAN
2 6 (75.00%) Firewall
3 2 (25.00%) VLAN
3 2 (25.00%) SAN
4 1 (12.50%) VPN
General
1 5 (62.50%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) Support Engineer
1 2 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support
1 2 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 2 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Network Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Senior Network Engineer
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) ITIL
2 5 (62.50%) Asset Management
3 1 (12.50%) Change Management
3 1 (12.50%) Risk Assessment
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) CCNA
1 1 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Cisco
2 2 (25.00%) VMware