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 3 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 52 61 53
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -8
Permanent jobs citing WAN 23 9 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 3.21% 1.42% 1.64%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 23.23% 7.20% 11.39%
Number of salaries quoted 22 6 8
Average salary £41,500 £42,500 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.35% +9.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,750 £40,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,500 £50,000 £45,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £37,750 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+11.25% +0.66%
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
99 125 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 13.83% 19.78% 14.42%
Number of salaries quoted 88 107 72
Average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,650 £27,200 £23,480
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £100,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 3 June 2015.

WAN Salary Histogram in Sheffield

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, 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 43 (100.00%) LAN
2 23 (53.49%) Cisco
3 18 (41.86%) Microsoft
3 18 (41.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 18 (41.86%) Network Security
4 16 (37.21%) VMware
5 15 (34.88%) Citrix
5 15 (34.88%) Microsoft Certification
6 14 (32.56%) SAN
6 14 (32.56%) Firewall
6 14 (32.56%) VMware Infrastructure
7 13 (30.23%) Supplier Management
7 13 (30.23%) ITIL
7 13 (30.23%) MCSE
8 12 (27.91%) MPLS
8 12 (27.91%) Active Directory
8 12 (27.91%) Enterprise Architecture
8 12 (27.91%) Agile Software Development
8 12 (27.91%) Zachman Framework
8 12 (27.91%) TOGAF
8 12 (27.91%) NAS
8 12 (27.91%) Waterfall
9 11 (25.58%) CCNA
9 11 (25.58%) ITIL Certification
9 11 (25.58%) Cisco Certification
10 10 (23.26%) SharePoint
11 9 (20.93%) Windows
11 9 (20.93%) VPN
12 8 (18.60%) Mentoring
13 7 (16.28%) Continuous Improvement

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, 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 10 (23.26%) SharePoint
2 4 (9.30%) IIS
3 3 (6.98%) MS Exchange
3 3 (6.98%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (4.65%) WebSphere
4 2 (4.65%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 2 (4.65%) Apache
4 2 (4.65%) Tomcat
Applications
1 6 (13.95%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.65%) MS Office
3 1 (2.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (16.28%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (4.65%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 43 (100.00%) LAN
2 18 (41.86%) Network Security
3 14 (32.56%) SAN
3 14 (32.56%) Firewall
4 12 (27.91%) MPLS
4 12 (27.91%) NAS
5 9 (20.93%) VPN
6 7 (16.28%) Cisco ASA
6 7 (16.28%) IPsec
7 3 (6.98%) DHCP
7 3 (6.98%) DNS
8 2 (4.65%) Multicast
8 2 (4.65%) FCoE
8 2 (4.65%) Fibre Channel
8 2 (4.65%) PABX
8 2 (4.65%) iSCSI
8 2 (4.65%) Internet
8 2 (4.65%) HTTP
8 2 (4.65%) TCP/IP
9 1 (2.33%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.65%) Oracle OLAP
1 2 (4.65%) OLTP
1 2 (4.65%) SQL Server
1 2 (4.65%) DB2
1 2 (4.65%) OLAP
1 2 (4.65%) Data Warehouse
General
1 6 (13.95%) Finance
2 3 (6.98%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.33%) Electronics
3 1 (2.33%) Marketing
3 1 (2.33%) Law
3 1 (2.33%) Legal
3 1 (2.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 16 (37.21%) Architect
2 15 (34.88%) Solutions Architect
3 9 (20.93%) Infrastructure Manager
4 8 (18.60%) IT Infrastructure Manager
5 3 (6.98%) Project Manager
6 2 (4.65%) Senior Project Manager
6 2 (4.65%) Infrastructure Architect
6 2 (4.65%) Technical Manager
6 2 (4.65%) Analyst
6 2 (4.65%) IT Manager
6 2 (4.65%) Senior Manager
7 1 (2.33%) Support Analyst
7 1 (2.33%) Service Analyst
7 1 (2.33%) 2nd Line Support
7 1 (2.33%) Network Engineer
7 1 (2.33%) Infrastructure Project Manager
7 1 (2.33%) Support Manager
7 1 (2.33%) IT Architect
7 1 (2.33%) Technical Team Leader
7 1 (2.33%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.65%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.98%) Data Centre
2 2 (4.65%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.33%) Mainframe
3 1 (2.33%) DTV
3 1 (2.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.33%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 9 (20.93%) Windows
2 6 (13.95%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (6.98%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (4.65%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (2.33%) Solaris
5 1 (2.33%) Linux
5 1 (2.33%) Windows Vista
5 1 (2.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (30.23%) Supplier Management
1 13 (30.23%) ITIL
2 12 (27.91%) Enterprise Architecture
2 12 (27.91%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (27.91%) Zachman Framework
2 12 (27.91%) TOGAF
2 12 (27.91%) Waterfall
3 8 (18.60%) Mentoring
4 7 (16.28%) Continuous Improvement
4 7 (16.28%) People Management
4 7 (16.28%) Penetration Testing
4 7 (16.28%) Information Security
4 7 (16.28%) Network Architecture
4 7 (16.28%) Performance Management
4 7 (16.28%) Business Intelligence
5 6 (13.95%) Coaching
6 4 (9.30%) Business Continuity
7 3 (6.98%) Project Management
7 3 (6.98%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (6.98%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.98%) SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (34.88%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (30.23%) MCSE
3 11 (25.58%) CCNA
3 11 (25.58%) ITIL Certification
3 11 (25.58%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (4.65%) MCSA
5 1 (2.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (41.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (6.98%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (32.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (27.91%) Active Directory
3 2 (4.65%) vCloud
3 2 (4.65%) SRDF
3 2 (4.65%) Oracle RAC
3 2 (4.65%) NFS
4 1 (2.33%) ISA Server
4 1 (2.33%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (2.33%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 1 (2.33%) vSphere
4 1 (2.33%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 1 (2.33%) Backup Exec
1 1 (2.33%) WSUS
1 1 (2.33%) SCCM
1 1 (2.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 23 (53.49%) Cisco
2 18 (41.86%) Microsoft
3 16 (37.21%) VMware
4 15 (34.88%) Citrix
5 7 (16.28%) WatchGuard
6 2 (4.65%) EMC
6 2 (4.65%) NetApp
6 2 (4.65%) Websense
6 2 (4.65%) IBM
6 2 (4.65%) Oracle
7 1 (2.33%) SAP
7 1 (2.33%) BT
7 1 (2.33%) Symantec
7 1 (2.33%) HP
Sheffield
Capita - ITIN
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 7 days ago