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 8 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 55 58 53
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -5
Permanent jobs citing WAN 19 10 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 2.64% 1.59% 1.56%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 17.92% 8.55% 9.47%
Number of salaries quoted 17 7 7
Average salary £41,500 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.35% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,600 £40,000 £18,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,000 £53,000 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,250 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.62% +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
106 117 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 14.74% 18.60% 16.44%
Number of salaries quoted 96 102 88
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £28,000 £21,100
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £100,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 8 July 2015.

WAN Salary Histogram in Sheffield

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 8 July 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 45 (97.83%) LAN
2 22 (47.83%) Cisco
3 19 (41.30%) Microsoft
4 18 (39.13%) SAN
5 16 (34.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 16 (34.78%) Network Security
6 15 (32.61%) VMware
6 15 (32.61%) Microsoft Certification
7 14 (30.43%) ITIL
7 14 (30.43%) Firewall
7 14 (30.43%) VMware Infrastructure
7 14 (30.43%) NAS
8 13 (28.26%) Supplier Management
8 13 (28.26%) MCSE
8 13 (28.26%) Citrix
9 12 (26.09%) Cisco Certification
9 12 (26.09%) Active Directory
9 12 (26.09%) MPLS
10 11 (23.91%) CCNA
10 11 (23.91%) ITIL Certification
10 11 (23.91%) Windows
10 11 (23.91%) Agile Software Development
11 10 (21.74%) Enterprise Architecture
11 10 (21.74%) Zachman Framework
11 10 (21.74%) TOGAF
11 10 (21.74%) SharePoint
11 10 (21.74%) Waterfall
12 8 (17.39%) Windows Server 2008
13 7 (15.22%) Finance
13 7 (15.22%) SQL

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 8 July 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 (21.74%) SharePoint
2 6 (13.04%) IIS
3 5 (10.87%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (10.87%) MS Exchange
4 4 (8.70%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 4 (8.70%) WebSphere
4 4 (8.70%) Apache
4 4 (8.70%) Tomcat
5 1 (2.17%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 6 (13.04%) MS Excel
2 3 (6.52%) MS Visio
3 2 (4.35%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.17%) RMDS
1 1 (2.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (15.22%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.17%) Office 365
2 1 (2.17%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 45 (97.83%) LAN
2 18 (39.13%) SAN
3 16 (34.78%) Network Security
4 14 (30.43%) Firewall
4 14 (30.43%) NAS
5 12 (26.09%) MPLS
6 6 (13.04%) VPN
7 5 (10.87%) Cisco ASA
7 5 (10.87%) IPsec
8 4 (8.70%) HTTP
8 4 (8.70%) FCoE
8 4 (8.70%) Fibre Channel
8 4 (8.70%) Multicast
9 3 (6.52%) VoIP
9 3 (6.52%) DHCP
9 3 (6.52%) DNS
9 3 (6.52%) iSCSI
10 2 (4.35%) Internet
10 2 (4.35%) TCP/IP
10 2 (4.35%) PABX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.70%) SQL Server
1 4 (8.70%) DB2
1 4 (8.70%) OLAP
1 4 (8.70%) OLTP
1 4 (8.70%) Oracle OLAP
2 3 (6.52%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.17%) Hadoop
3 1 (2.17%) HBase
General
1 7 (15.22%) Finance
2 3 (6.52%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.17%) Electronics
3 1 (2.17%) Law
3 1 (2.17%) Legal
3 1 (2.17%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.17%) Retail
3 1 (2.17%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 16 (34.78%) Architect
2 15 (32.61%) Solutions Architect
3 10 (21.74%) Infrastructure Manager
4 8 (17.39%) IT Infrastructure Manager
5 5 (10.87%) Project Manager
6 4 (8.70%) Analyst
7 3 (6.52%) Senior Manager
7 3 (6.52%) Support Analyst
7 3 (6.52%) Senior Project Manager
7 3 (6.52%) 2nd Line Support
7 3 (6.52%) Infrastructure Architect
7 3 (6.52%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
8 2 (4.35%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
8 2 (4.35%) Lead Architect
8 2 (4.35%) Technical Manager
8 2 (4.35%) Infrastructure Project Manager
8 2 (4.35%) IT Manager
9 1 (2.17%) Network Engineer
9 1 (2.17%) Service Analyst
9 1 (2.17%) Technical Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.70%) Middleware
2 1 (2.17%) Ultra Messaging
2 1 (2.17%) HTML
2 1 (2.17%) XML
2 1 (2.17%) XSLT
2 1 (2.17%) Rendezvous
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.35%) Mainframe
1 2 (4.35%) Management Information System
1 2 (4.35%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.17%) DTV
2 1 (2.17%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.17%) FMCG
2 1 (2.17%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.17%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 11 (23.91%) Windows
2 8 (17.39%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (10.87%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (8.70%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (6.52%) Windows 7
6 2 (4.35%) Solaris
6 2 (4.35%) Linux
7 1 (2.17%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (30.43%) ITIL
2 13 (28.26%) Supplier Management
3 11 (23.91%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (21.74%) Zachman Framework
4 10 (21.74%) TOGAF
4 10 (21.74%) Enterprise Architecture
4 10 (21.74%) Waterfall
5 7 (15.22%) Continuous Improvement
5 7 (15.22%) People Management
6 6 (13.04%) Mentoring
6 6 (13.04%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (10.87%) Information Security
7 5 (10.87%) Penetration Testing
7 5 (10.87%) Performance Management
7 5 (10.87%) Network Architecture
8 4 (8.70%) Coaching
8 4 (8.70%) Business Continuity
8 4 (8.70%) Programme Management
8 4 (8.70%) Project Management
9 3 (6.52%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (15.22%) SQL
2 1 (2.17%) Java
2 1 (2.17%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 15 (32.61%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (28.26%) MCSE
3 12 (26.09%) Cisco Certification
4 11 (23.91%) CCNA
4 11 (23.91%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (4.35%) MCSA
6 1 (2.17%) CCNP
6 1 (2.17%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (34.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (8.70%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (30.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (26.09%) Active Directory
3 4 (8.70%) SRDF
3 4 (8.70%) Oracle RAC
3 4 (8.70%) NFS
4 1 (2.17%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 1 (2.17%) vSphere
4 1 (2.17%) Forefront TMG
4 1 (2.17%) vCloud
4 1 (2.17%) ISA Server
4 1 (2.17%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 1 (2.17%) Backup Exec
1 1 (2.17%) WSUS
1 1 (2.17%) SCCM
1 1 (2.17%) SCOM
Vendors
1 22 (47.83%) Cisco
2 19 (41.30%) Microsoft
3 15 (32.61%) VMware
4 13 (28.26%) Citrix
5 5 (10.87%) WatchGuard
6 4 (8.70%) NetApp
6 4 (8.70%) EMC
6 4 (8.70%) IBM
6 4 (8.70%) Oracle
7 2 (4.35%) Websense
7 2 (4.35%) BT
8 1 (2.17%) DataSynapse
8 1 (2.17%) TIBCO
8 1 (2.17%) Symantec
8 1 (2.17%) Sybase
8 1 (2.17%) SAP
8 1 (2.17%) Intel
8 1 (2.17%) HP
Sheffield
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £200 - £250 per day
Posted: 11 days ago