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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 64 48 45
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -3
Permanent jobs citing WAN 14 9 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 1.89% 1.97% 3.36%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.22% 11.69% 16.13%
Number of salaries quoted 13 4 19
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +63.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,600 £38,250 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,250 £64,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -1.31%
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
137 77 124
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 18.54% 16.89% 20.81%
Number of salaries quoted 111 65 97
Average salary £42,500 £32,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.76% -4.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,900 £24,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £63,500 £55,000 £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 19 September 2014.

WAN Salary Histogram in Sheffield

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 22 (95.65%) LAN
2 13 (56.52%) Windows
3 12 (52.17%) VMware
4 11 (47.83%) Cisco
5 9 (39.13%) Cisco Certification
6 8 (34.78%) Microsoft
6 8 (34.78%) ITIL
6 8 (34.78%) MPLS
7 7 (30.43%) Wireless
7 7 (30.43%) VPN
8 6 (26.09%) MS Excel
8 6 (26.09%) Firewall
8 6 (26.09%) Project Management
8 6 (26.09%) Stakeholder Management
8 6 (26.09%) Supplier Management
9 5 (21.74%) Migration
9 5 (21.74%) Cisco ASA
9 5 (21.74%) Windows Server 2008
9 5 (21.74%) vCloud
9 5 (21.74%) Office 365
9 5 (21.74%) Cisco CUCM
9 5 (21.74%) EIGRP
9 5 (21.74%) BGP
9 5 (21.74%) Windows Server 2003
9 5 (21.74%) PRINCE2
9 5 (21.74%) DNS
9 5 (21.74%) MS Exchange
10 4 (17.39%) CCNP
10 4 (17.39%) Dell
10 4 (17.39%) Linux

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 (21.74%) MS Exchange
2 4 (17.39%) Exchange Server 2003
2 4 (17.39%) Exchange Server 2007
2 4 (17.39%) IIS
3 1 (4.35%) SharePoint
3 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 6 (26.09%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.35%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 5 (21.74%) Office 365
2 4 (17.39%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (4.35%) SaaS
3 1 (4.35%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (95.65%) LAN
2 8 (34.78%) MPLS
3 7 (30.43%) Wireless
3 7 (30.43%) VPN
4 6 (26.09%) Firewall
5 5 (21.74%) BGP
5 5 (21.74%) EIGRP
5 5 (21.74%) DNS
5 5 (21.74%) Cisco ASA
6 4 (17.39%) Cisco PIX
6 4 (17.39%) Cisco Nexus
6 4 (17.39%) WLAN
6 4 (17.39%) DHCP
6 4 (17.39%) RIP
6 4 (17.39%) OSPF
6 4 (17.39%) SAN
7 3 (13.04%) IP Telephony
7 3 (13.04%) Unified Communications
8 2 (8.70%) VoIP
9 1 (4.35%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.04%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.70%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (8.70%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 3 (13.04%) Finance
2 2 (8.70%) Legal
3 1 (4.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (21.74%) Project Manager
2 4 (17.39%) Systems Engineer
2 4 (17.39%) Senior Systems Engineer
2 4 (17.39%) Infrastructure Manager
2 4 (17.39%) Network Support
3 3 (13.04%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 3 (13.04%) Network Specialist
3 3 (13.04%) Architect
4 2 (8.70%) Network Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) Technical Architect
4 2 (8.70%) Senior Project Manager
4 2 (8.70%) Cisco Support
4 2 (8.70%) Voice Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Senior Manager
4 2 (8.70%) Support Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) Cisco Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Cisco Voice Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Technical Design Architect
5 1 (4.35%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.04%) Video Conferencing
2 2 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.35%) Blackberry
3 1 (4.35%) CLARiiON
3 1 (4.35%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 13 (56.52%) Windows
2 5 (21.74%) Windows Server 2003
2 5 (21.74%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (17.39%) Linux
3 4 (17.39%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (4.35%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (34.78%) ITIL
2 6 (26.09%) Project Management
2 6 (26.09%) Stakeholder Management
2 6 (26.09%) Supplier Management
3 5 (21.74%) Migration
3 5 (21.74%) PRINCE2
4 3 (13.04%) Service Delivery
4 3 (13.04%) Network Design
4 3 (13.04%) Network Management
5 1 (4.35%) Mentoring
5 1 (4.35%) Load Balancing
5 1 (4.35%) Network Architecture
5 1 (4.35%) TOGAF
5 1 (4.35%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.35%) Perl
1 1 (4.35%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (39.13%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (17.39%) CCNP
3 3 (13.04%) CCNA
3 3 (13.04%) CCIE
4 1 (4.35%) MCSE
4 1 (4.35%) CCDA
4 1 (4.35%) CCDP
4 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (4.35%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (4.35%) CCSA
4 1 (4.35%) CCSE
4 1 (4.35%) JNCIP
4 1 (4.35%) JNCIE
4 1 (4.35%) Degree
4 1 (4.35%) SC Cleared
4 1 (4.35%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (17.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (8.70%) SLA
3 1 (4.35%) QA
System Software
1 5 (21.74%) vCloud
2 4 (17.39%) VMware ESX
3 1 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (4.35%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (21.74%) Cisco CUCM
2 4 (17.39%) SCCM
3 3 (13.04%) Cisco UCCE
4 2 (8.70%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 12 (52.17%) VMware
2 11 (47.83%) Cisco
3 8 (34.78%) Microsoft
4 4 (17.39%) Dell
4 4 (17.39%) CheckPoint
5 3 (13.04%) SolarWinds
6 2 (8.70%) EMC
6 2 (8.70%) NetApp
7 1 (4.35%) Apple
7 1 (4.35%) HP
7 1 (4.35%) Citrix
7 1 (4.35%) Juniper
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Sheffield
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago