The table below looks at the statistics for WAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Sheffield region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WAN over the 3 months to 19 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Wide Area Network (WAN)
South Yorkshire / Sheffield
Rank 47 61 52
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -9
Permanent jobs citing WAN 13 6 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 2.87% 1.09% 3.69%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 17.57% 7.23% 20.93%
Number of salaries quoted 11 6 24
Median salary £40,000 £41,250 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.03% -25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,500 £23,450
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%

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
74 83 129
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 16.34% 15.06% 17.62%
Number of salaries quoted 65 64 102
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £36,800
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +15.48%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £26,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

WAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

The demand trend of job ads across the Sheffield region citing WAN as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 January 2017.

WAN Salary Histogram in Sheffield

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, IT jobs citing WAN also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Sheffield region with a requirement for WAN.

1 27 (100.00%) LAN
2 16 (59.26%) Cisco
3 12 (44.44%) Windows
4 11 (40.74%) Cisco Certification
5 9 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 9 (33.33%) Active Directory
5 9 (33.33%) Unified Communications
5 9 (33.33%) Windows Server
6 8 (29.63%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (29.63%) MS Excel
6 8 (29.63%) MS Office
6 8 (29.63%) VMware
6 8 (29.63%) Firewall
7 7 (25.93%) Wireless
7 7 (25.93%) CCNP
8 6 (22.22%) CCNA
8 6 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
8 6 (22.22%) Network Security
8 6 (22.22%) Data Centre
8 6 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
9 5 (18.52%) Cisco CUCM
9 5 (18.52%) Presales
9 5 (18.52%) CCNP Voice
9 5 (18.52%) Red Box
9 5 (18.52%) Service Management
9 5 (18.52%) Wi-Fi
9 5 (18.52%) IP Telephony
9 5 (18.52%) Cisco IPT
9 5 (18.52%) MGCP
9 5 (18.52%) H.323

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (14.81%) IIS
1 4 (14.81%) SharePoint
2 2 (7.41%) MS Exchange
2 2 (7.41%) Skype for Business
3 1 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 8 (29.63%) MS Excel
1 8 (29.63%) MS Office
2 1 (3.70%) Acrobat
2 1 (3.70%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 27 (100.00%) LAN
2 9 (33.33%) Unified Communications
3 8 (29.63%) Firewall
4 7 (25.93%) Wireless
5 6 (22.22%) Network Security
6 5 (18.52%) Cisco IPT
6 5 (18.52%) H.323
6 5 (18.52%) IP Telephony
6 5 (18.52%) MGCP
6 5 (18.52%) Wi-Fi
7 4 (14.81%) VPN
8 3 (11.11%) TCP/IP
8 3 (11.11%) VoIP
9 2 (7.41%) DHCP
9 2 (7.41%) DNS
9 2 (7.41%) SSL
10 1 (3.70%) Internet
10 1 (3.70%) MPLS
10 1 (3.70%) VLAN
General
1 4 (14.81%) Finance
1 4 (14.81%) Manufacturing
1 4 (14.81%) Marketing
1 4 (14.81%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (25.93%) Cisco Engineer
2 6 (22.22%) Network Engineer
3 5 (18.52%) Cisco Voice Engineer
3 5 (18.52%) IT Engineer
3 5 (18.52%) Project Engineer
3 5 (18.52%) Senior Cisco Engineer
3 5 (18.52%) Senior Voice Engineer
3 5 (18.52%) Unified Communications Engineer
3 5 (18.52%) Voice Engineer
4 4 (14.81%) Account Manager
5 3 (11.11%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 3 (11.11%) Infrastructure Manager
5 3 (11.11%) Support Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Infrastructure Operations Manager
6 2 (7.41%) Operations Manager
7 1 (3.70%) 3rd Line Support
7 1 (3.70%) Field Engineer
7 1 (3.70%) Network Support Analyst
7 1 (3.70%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.41%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (22.22%) Data Centre
2 4 (14.81%) BYOD
2 4 (14.81%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (3.70%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 12 (44.44%) Windows
2 9 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 8 (29.63%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (14.81%) Android
6 2 (7.41%) Linux
6 2 (7.41%) Windows 7
7 1 (3.70%) Windows 8
7 1 (3.70%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (18.52%) Presales
1 5 (18.52%) Service Management
2 4 (14.81%) Analytics
2 4 (14.81%) B2B
2 4 (14.81%) Business Development
3 2 (7.41%) ITIL
3 2 (7.41%) Migration
3 2 (7.41%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (3.70%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (3.70%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (7.41%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (40.74%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (25.93%) CCNP
3 6 (22.22%) CCNA
4 5 (18.52%) CCNP Voice
5 1 (3.70%) MCSE
5 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.41%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 2 (7.41%) Hyper-V
2 2 (7.41%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (3.70%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (18.52%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (7.41%) SCCM
2 2 (7.41%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 16 (59.26%) Cisco
2 9 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 8 (29.63%) VMware
4 5 (18.52%) Red Box
5 2 (7.41%) Dell
6 1 (3.70%) Adobe
6 1 (3.70%) Avaya
6 1 (3.70%) CheckPoint
6 1 (3.70%) Citrix
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