The table below looks at the statistics for WAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Sheffield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WAN over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 62 44 44
Rank change year-on-year
-18 0
Permanent jobs citing WAN 10 12 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 1.36% 2.14% 3.45%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.69% 11.32% 17.70%
Number of salaries quoted 9 7 19
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% +44.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £18,500 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £48,000 £64,000
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 Sheffield region.

Communications & Networking Category
Sheffield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
130 106 113
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 17.62% 18.86% 19.52%
Number of salaries quoted 112 91 88
Average salary £42,500 £32,500 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.76% +16.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £62,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

WAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

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

WAN Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

WAN
Salary Trend in Sheffield

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

WAN Salary Trend in Sheffield

WAN
Salary Histogram in Sheffield

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WAN across the Sheffield region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

WAN Salary Histogram in Sheffield

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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 18 (94.74%) LAN
2 10 (52.63%) Cisco
3 9 (47.37%) Windows
4 8 (42.11%) Cisco Certification
4 8 (42.11%) VMware
5 7 (36.84%) Microsoft
5 7 (36.84%) ITIL
6 6 (31.58%) Wireless
7 5 (26.32%) Cisco ASA
7 5 (26.32%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (26.32%) Cisco CUCM
7 5 (26.32%) MS Excel
7 5 (26.32%) MS Exchange
7 5 (26.32%) DNS
7 5 (26.32%) Firewall
7 5 (26.32%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (26.32%) MPLS
7 5 (26.32%) BGP
7 5 (26.32%) EIGRP
8 4 (21.05%) OSPF
8 4 (21.05%) SAN
8 4 (21.05%) CheckPoint
8 4 (21.05%) VMware ESX
8 4 (21.05%) VPN
8 4 (21.05%) CCNP
8 4 (21.05%) Dell
8 4 (21.05%) WLAN
8 4 (21.05%) DHCP
8 4 (21.05%) RIP
8 4 (21.05%) Linux

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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 5 (26.32%) MS Exchange
2 4 (21.05%) IIS
2 4 (21.05%) Exchange Server 2003
2 4 (21.05%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (5.26%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (26.32%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.26%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 4 (21.05%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (10.53%) Office 365
3 1 (5.26%) IaaS
3 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (5.26%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (94.74%) LAN
2 6 (31.58%) Wireless
3 5 (26.32%) Cisco ASA
3 5 (26.32%) DNS
3 5 (26.32%) Firewall
3 5 (26.32%) MPLS
3 5 (26.32%) BGP
3 5 (26.32%) EIGRP
4 4 (21.05%) OSPF
4 4 (21.05%) SAN
4 4 (21.05%) VPN
4 4 (21.05%) WLAN
4 4 (21.05%) DHCP
4 4 (21.05%) RIP
4 4 (21.05%) Cisco Nexus
4 4 (21.05%) Cisco PIX
5 3 (15.79%) IP Telephony
5 3 (15.79%) Unified Communications
6 2 (10.53%) VoIP
7 1 (5.26%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.79%) SQL Server
2 2 (10.53%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (10.53%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 2 (10.53%) Finance
1 2 (10.53%) Legal
2 1 (5.26%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (21.05%) Systems Engineer
1 4 (21.05%) Senior Systems Engineer
1 4 (21.05%) Network Support
2 3 (15.79%) Network Specialist
3 2 (10.53%) Architect
3 2 (10.53%) Project Manager
3 2 (10.53%) Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) Network Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Support Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) Cisco Voice Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Cisco Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Cisco Support
3 2 (10.53%) Infrastructure Manager
3 2 (10.53%) Voice Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Network Architect
4 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Network Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Senior IT Project Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Technical Design Architect
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (5.26%) CLARiiON
2 1 (5.26%) IVR
2 1 (5.26%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 9 (47.37%) Windows
2 5 (26.32%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (26.32%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (21.05%) Linux
3 4 (21.05%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (5.26%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (36.84%) ITIL
2 4 (21.05%) Migration
3 3 (15.79%) Supplier Management
3 3 (15.79%) Network Design
3 3 (15.79%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (15.79%) Network Management
3 3 (15.79%) Project Management
4 2 (10.53%) Service Delivery
4 2 (10.53%) PRINCE2
5 1 (5.26%) Load Balancing
5 1 (5.26%) TOGAF
5 1 (5.26%) Network Architecture
5 1 (5.26%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.26%) Perl
1 1 (5.26%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (42.11%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (21.05%) CCNP
3 3 (15.79%) CCIE
3 3 (15.79%) CCNA
4 1 (5.26%) SC Cleared
4 1 (5.26%) Security Cleared
4 1 (5.26%) Degree
4 1 (5.26%) JNCIP
4 1 (5.26%) JNCIE
4 1 (5.26%) CCSE
4 1 (5.26%) MCSE
4 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (5.26%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (5.26%) CCDA
4 1 (5.26%) CCDP
4 1 (5.26%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (21.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (5.26%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (21.05%) VMware ESX
2 2 (10.53%) vCloud
3 1 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (5.26%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (26.32%) Cisco CUCM
2 4 (21.05%) SCCM
3 3 (15.79%) Cisco UCCE
4 2 (10.53%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 10 (52.63%) Cisco
2 8 (42.11%) VMware
3 7 (36.84%) Microsoft
4 4 (21.05%) CheckPoint
4 4 (21.05%) Dell
5 3 (15.79%) SolarWinds
6 2 (10.53%) NetApp
6 2 (10.53%) EMC
7 1 (5.26%) Citrix
7 1 (5.26%) Juniper
7 1 (5.26%) HP
7 1 (5.26%) Apple
Sheffield
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £35000.00 - £42000.00 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago