The table below looks at the statistics for WAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Shropshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WAN over the 3 months to 30 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 48 25 26
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +1
Permanent jobs citing WAN 7 14 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 1.74% 6.80% 4.65%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.00% 22.22% 12.50%
Number of salaries quoted 7 9 6
Median salary £31,500 £36,326 £47,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.28% -22.71%
UK excluding London median salary £40,063 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.73% +13.33%
WAN
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Shropshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Shropshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
50 63 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 12.41% 30.58% 37.21%
Number of salaries quoted 40 56 46
Median salary £31,500 £30,000 £36,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -17.24%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £21,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £37,500 £59,400
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

WAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Shropshire region citing WAN as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

WAN Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

WAN
Salary Trend in Shropshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WAN across the Shropshire region.

WAN Salary Trend in Shropshire

WAN
Salary Histogram in Shropshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WAN across the Shropshire region over the 3 months to 30 May 2016.

WAN Salary Histogram in Shropshire

WAN
Job Locations in Shropshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WAN within the Shropshire region over the 3 months to 30 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Telford -17 7 £31,500 +26.00% 2
WAN
West Midlands

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 30 May 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 Shropshire region with a requirement for WAN.

1 20 (90.91%) LAN
1 20 (90.91%) Cisco
2 14 (63.64%) Firewall
3 12 (54.55%) CheckPoint
4 9 (40.91%) CCNA
4 9 (40.91%) Cisco Certification
4 9 (40.91%) Windows
5 8 (36.36%) MS Exchange
5 8 (36.36%) TCP/IP
5 8 (36.36%) DNS
5 8 (36.36%) Active Directory
5 8 (36.36%) Citrix
5 8 (36.36%) VMware
5 8 (36.36%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (36.36%) Exchange Server 2010
5 8 (36.36%) F5
5 8 (36.36%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (36.36%) Windows Server
6 7 (31.82%) SAN
7 6 (27.27%) Clustering
7 6 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2013
7 6 (27.27%) Data Centre
7 6 (27.27%) Remote Desktop
7 6 (27.27%) NAS
7 6 (27.27%) DDNS
8 5 (22.73%) CCDA
8 5 (22.73%) CCDP
8 5 (22.73%) Juniper
8 5 (22.73%) CCNP
8 5 (22.73%) SC Cleared

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire 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 8 (36.36%) Exchange Server 2010
1 8 (36.36%) MS Exchange
2 6 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (13.64%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (9.09%) MS Excel
1 2 (9.09%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 20 (90.91%) LAN
2 14 (63.64%) Firewall
3 8 (36.36%) DNS
3 8 (36.36%) TCP/IP
4 7 (31.82%) SAN
5 6 (27.27%) DDNS
5 6 (27.27%) NAS
5 6 (27.27%) Remote Desktop
6 5 (22.73%) Cisco Nexus
6 5 (22.73%) Cisco Wireless
6 5 (22.73%) Wireless
7 4 (18.18%) Cisco ASA
7 4 (18.18%) VLAN
8 3 (13.64%) MPLS
8 3 (13.64%) Network Security
9 2 (9.09%) DHCP
General
1 5 (22.73%) Manufacturing
2 1 (4.55%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (27.27%) Consultant
1 6 (27.27%) Network Consultant
1 6 (27.27%) Network Engineer
2 4 (18.18%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (9.09%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 2 (9.09%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Analyst
4 1 (4.55%) Desktop Analyst
4 1 (4.55%) Desktop Support
4 1 (4.55%) Desktop Support Analyst
4 1 (4.55%) IT Manager
4 1 (4.55%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 6 (27.27%) Clustering
1 6 (27.27%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 9 (40.91%) Windows
2 8 (36.36%) Windows Server
2 8 (36.36%) Windows Server 2008
2 8 (36.36%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (9.09%) Windows 10
3 2 (9.09%) Windows 7
3 2 (9.09%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (22.73%) Load Balancing
1 5 (22.73%) Network Architecture
2 3 (13.64%) Network Design
3 2 (9.09%) Data Protection
3 2 (9.09%) Project Planning
3 2 (9.09%) Translating Business Requirements
4 1 (4.55%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 9 (40.91%) CCNA
1 9 (40.91%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (22.73%) CCDA
2 5 (22.73%) CCDP
2 5 (22.73%) CCNP
2 5 (22.73%) CCSA
2 5 (22.73%) CCSE
2 5 (22.73%) SC Cleared
2 5 (22.73%) Security Cleared
3 3 (13.64%) CCIE
3 3 (13.64%) JNCIE
3 3 (13.64%) JNCIP
4 1 (4.55%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (4.55%) MCP
4 1 (4.55%) MCSA
4 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 8 (36.36%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 20 (90.91%) Cisco
2 12 (54.55%) CheckPoint
3 8 (36.36%) Citrix
3 8 (36.36%) F5
3 8 (36.36%) VMware
4 5 (22.73%) Juniper
5 3 (13.64%) Avaya
5 3 (13.64%) Palo Alto
6 2 (9.09%) Microsoft
7 1 (4.55%) SAP
Telford, Shropshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £35000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
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Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago