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 26 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 52 60 67
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +7
Permanent jobs citing WAN 4 18 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 0.82% 2.48% 0.95%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.00% 16.82% 5.00%
Number of salaries quoted 4 15 6
Median salary £32,500 £42,000 £46,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-22.61% -9.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,600 £20,400 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £36,750 £73,000 £53,750
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
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
100 107 120
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 20.41% 14.72% 18.96%
Number of salaries quoted 83 97 108
Median salary £35,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £62,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 26 July 2016, 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 11 (84.62%) LAN
2 7 (53.85%) ITIL
3 5 (38.46%) Windows
3 5 (38.46%) SLA
3 5 (38.46%) Cisco
4 4 (30.77%) CCNA
4 4 (30.77%) Active Directory
4 4 (30.77%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (30.77%) TCP/IP
4 4 (30.77%) Project Management
4 4 (30.77%) Service Management
4 4 (30.77%) Firewall
4 4 (30.77%) Service Delivery
4 4 (30.77%) VMware
4 4 (30.77%) Infrastructure Transformation
5 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (23.08%) Migration
5 3 (23.08%) VPN
5 3 (23.08%) DNS
5 3 (23.08%) DHCP
5 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
5 3 (23.08%) IIS
5 3 (23.08%) MS Excel
6 2 (15.38%) MS Exchange
6 2 (15.38%) Broadband
6 2 (15.38%) MCSA
6 2 (15.38%) Linux
6 2 (15.38%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (15.38%) MPLS

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 3 (23.08%) IIS
2 2 (15.38%) MS Exchange
2 2 (15.38%) Skype for Business
3 1 (7.69%) Apache
3 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (7.69%) nginx
3 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
3 1 (7.69%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (23.08%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 11 (84.62%) LAN
2 4 (30.77%) Firewall
2 4 (30.77%) TCP/IP
3 3 (23.08%) DHCP
3 3 (23.08%) DNS
3 3 (23.08%) VPN
4 2 (15.38%) Broadband
4 2 (15.38%) MPLS
5 1 (7.69%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (7.69%) HTTP
5 1 (7.69%) Internet
5 1 (7.69%) IPsec
5 1 (7.69%) Network Security
5 1 (7.69%) OpenLDAP
5 1 (7.69%) PABX
5 1 (7.69%) SSL
5 1 (7.69%) VLAN
5 1 (7.69%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) MySQL
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Git (software)
1 1 (7.69%) Jenkins
1 1 (7.69%) Octopus Deploy
1 1 (7.69%) Subversion
1 1 (7.69%) TeamCity
General
1 1 (7.69%) Games
1 1 (7.69%) Manufacturing
1 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Delivery Manager
1 4 (30.77%) Service Manager
1 4 (30.77%) Services Delivery Manager
2 2 (15.38%) Administrator
2 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (7.69%) Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Team Leader
3 1 (7.69%) IT Manager
3 1 (7.69%) IT Services Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Network Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Network Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Network Technician
3 1 (7.69%) Senior Systems Administrator
3 1 (7.69%) Support Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (7.69%) Team Leader
3 1 (7.69%) Technical Leader
3 1 (7.69%) Technical Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) LAMP
1 1 (7.69%) LEMP Stack
1 1 (7.69%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Computer Science
2 1 (7.69%) Data Centre
2 1 (7.69%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 1 (7.69%) Driving Licence
2 1 (7.69%) PlayStation
2 1 (7.69%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 5 (38.46%) Windows
2 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (15.38%) Linux
3 2 (15.38%) Windows Server
4 1 (7.69%) Debian
4 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) ITIL
2 4 (30.77%) Infrastructure Transformation
2 4 (30.77%) Project Management
2 4 (30.77%) Service Delivery
2 4 (30.77%) Service Management
3 3 (23.08%) Migration
4 2 (15.38%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (15.38%) Mentoring
5 1 (7.69%) Coaching
5 1 (7.69%) Configuration Management
5 1 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (7.69%) Data Protection
5 1 (7.69%) DDoS Mitigation
5 1 (7.69%) DevOps
5 1 (7.69%) Network Architecture
5 1 (7.69%) Penetration Testing
5 1 (7.69%) Performance Management
5 1 (7.69%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) Bash Shell
1 1 (7.69%) Perl
1 1 (7.69%) PowerShell
1 1 (7.69%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (30.77%) CCNA
1 4 (30.77%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (15.38%) Degree
3 2 (15.38%) MCSA
4 1 (7.69%) CCNP
4 1 (7.69%) MCITP
4 1 (7.69%) MCSE
4 1 (7.69%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (38.46%) SLA
2 2 (15.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (7.69%) ISO 14001
3 1 (7.69%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 4 (30.77%) Active Directory
2 2 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (7.69%) BIND 9
3 1 (7.69%) Hyper-V
3 1 (7.69%) qmail
3 1 (7.69%) Shibboleth
3 1 (7.69%) Varnish
3 1 (7.69%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) Backup Exec
1 1 (7.69%) Nagios
1 1 (7.69%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (7.69%) Pingdom
1 1 (7.69%) Puppet
1 1 (7.69%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (38.46%) Cisco
2 4 (30.77%) VMware
3 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
4 2 (15.38%) CheckPoint
5 1 (7.69%) Juniper
5 1 (7.69%) New Relic
5 1 (7.69%) Sophos
5 1 (7.69%) Veeam
5 1 (7.69%) WatchGuard
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