The table below looks at the statistics for WAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Shropshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WAN over the 3 months to 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 22 25 31
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +6
Permanent jobs citing WAN 14 6 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 6.97% 4.88% 1.84%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 22.22% 12.50% 7.14%
Number of salaries quoted 9 6 1
Average salary £36,326 £47,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.71% +17.50%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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
63 48 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 31.34% 39.02% 25.81%
Number of salaries quoted 56 46 22
Average salary £30,000 £36,250 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.24% +9.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £21,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,500 £54,000 £38,600
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

WAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WAN across the Shropshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 29 May 2015.

WAN Salary Histogram in Shropshire

WAN
Job Locations in Shropshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WAN within the Shropshire region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Telford +10 11 £25,000 +47.05% 1
WAN
West Midlands

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Shropshire 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 21 (100.00%) LAN
2 17 (80.95%) Windows
2 17 (80.95%) Hyper-V
3 15 (71.43%) Active Directory
4 13 (61.90%) VMware
5 12 (57.14%) MS Exchange
5 12 (57.14%) TCP/IP
6 10 (47.62%) Citrix
6 10 (47.62%) Firewall
7 9 (42.86%) Windows Vista
7 9 (42.86%) Windows XP
7 9 (42.86%) Linux
8 8 (38.10%) VoIP
8 8 (38.10%) VMware Infrastructure
9 7 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
9 7 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
9 7 (33.33%) Office 365
9 7 (33.33%) Windows 8
9 7 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
9 7 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
10 6 (28.57%) Microsoft
10 6 (28.57%) DNS
11 5 (23.81%) VPN
11 5 (23.81%) IPv4
11 5 (23.81%) IPv6
11 5 (23.81%) CCNA
11 5 (23.81%) Cisco Certification
11 5 (23.81%) HP
11 5 (23.81%) Nagios
11 5 (23.81%) DDNS

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Shropshire 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 12 (57.14%) MS Exchange
2 7 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 7 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (19.05%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (14.29%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (33.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 21 (100.00%) LAN
2 12 (57.14%) TCP/IP
3 10 (47.62%) Firewall
4 8 (38.10%) VoIP
5 6 (28.57%) DNS
6 5 (23.81%) VPN
6 5 (23.81%) IPv4
6 5 (23.81%) IPv6
6 5 (23.81%) DDNS
6 5 (23.81%) VLAN
6 5 (23.81%) IP Telephony
6 5 (23.81%) Cisco ASA
6 5 (23.81%) Cisco IOS
7 1 (4.76%) DHCP
7 1 (4.76%) SNMP
General
1 1 (4.76%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (42.86%) Support Engineer
2 6 (28.57%) Architect
2 6 (28.57%) Technical Architect
3 5 (23.81%) Network Engineer
3 5 (23.81%) Network Support
3 5 (23.81%) Network Support Engineer
4 4 (19.05%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (19.05%) Cisco Support Engineer
4 4 (19.05%) Senior Network Engineer
4 4 (19.05%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (19.05%) Cisco Engineer
4 4 (19.05%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 4 (19.05%) Cisco Support
4 4 (19.05%) Senior Network Support
4 4 (19.05%) Senior Network Support Engineer
4 4 (19.05%) Senior Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 4 (19.05%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (19.05%) Senior Support Engineer
4 4 (19.05%) Systems Support Engineer
4 4 (19.05%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 17 (80.95%) Windows
2 9 (42.86%) Windows Vista
2 9 (42.86%) Windows XP
2 9 (42.86%) Linux
3 7 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (33.33%) Windows 8
3 7 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (23.81%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (14.29%) UNIX
6 1 (4.76%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (23.81%) Network Design
2 2 (9.52%) Service Delivery
2 2 (9.52%) Incident Management
2 2 (9.52%) ITIL
3 1 (4.76%) Line Management
3 1 (4.76%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.76%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (23.81%) CCNA
1 5 (23.81%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (4.76%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.52%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (80.95%) Hyper-V
2 15 (71.43%) Active Directory
3 8 (38.10%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (4.76%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 5 (23.81%) Nagios
Vendors
1 13 (61.90%) VMware
2 10 (47.62%) Citrix
3 6 (28.57%) Microsoft
4 5 (23.81%) HP
4 5 (23.81%) Brocade
4 5 (23.81%) Cisco
4 5 (23.81%) SonicWALL
5 1 (4.76%) SolarWinds
5 1 (4.76%) Avaya
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