The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Shropshire region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 23 23 15
Rank change year-on-year
0 -8
Permanent jobs citing WAN 4 5 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 3.45% 3.68% 10.94%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.09% 11.36% 56.76%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 16
Average salary £33,500 £40,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.25% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,000 £40,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £40,000 £43,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Communications & Networking Category
Shropshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
44 44 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 37.93% 32.35% 19.27%
Number of salaries quoted 34 27 31
Average salary £35,000 £32,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.87% -18.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,050 £19,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
WAN
West Midlands

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 25 July 2014.

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 25 July 2014. 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 -7 2 £17,000 -57.50% 2
WAN
West Midlands

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 8 (72.73%) LAN
1 8 (72.73%) Firewall
2 5 (45.45%) ERP
2 5 (45.45%) Stakeholder Management
2 5 (45.45%) Logistics
3 4 (36.36%) Strategic Planning
3 4 (36.36%) Marketing
3 4 (36.36%) Time Management
3 4 (36.36%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (36.36%) Finance
4 3 (27.27%) TCP/IP
4 3 (27.27%) Cisco
4 3 (27.27%) Windows XP
4 3 (27.27%) MS Office
4 3 (27.27%) Windows
4 3 (27.27%) MS Excel
4 3 (27.27%) Security Cleared
5 2 (18.18%) Network Management
5 2 (18.18%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (18.18%) iPhone
5 2 (18.18%) F5
5 2 (18.18%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (18.18%) WAN Optimisation
5 2 (18.18%) DMVPN
5 2 (18.18%) Cisco Nexus
5 2 (18.18%) SC Cleared
5 2 (18.18%) Fortinet
5 2 (18.18%) Load Balancing
5 2 (18.18%) Incident Management
5 2 (18.18%) Blue Coat

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 2 (18.18%) IBM Notes
1 2 (18.18%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (27.27%) MS Office
1 3 (27.27%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 8 (72.73%) LAN
1 8 (72.73%) Firewall
2 3 (27.27%) TCP/IP
3 2 (18.18%) MPLS
3 2 (18.18%) VoIP
3 2 (18.18%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (18.18%) DMVPN
3 2 (18.18%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (9.09%) Unified Communications
4 1 (9.09%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) BusinessObjects
General
1 4 (36.36%) Finance
1 4 (36.36%) Marketing
2 2 (18.18%) Advertising
3 1 (9.09%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) IT Manager
2 2 (18.18%) IT Support Assistant
2 2 (18.18%) IT Assistant
2 2 (18.18%) IT Support
2 2 (18.18%) Support Assistant
2 2 (18.18%) Network Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Implementation Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Head of IT
3 1 (9.09%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Blackberry
1 2 (18.18%) iPhone
2 1 (9.09%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 3 (27.27%) Windows
1 3 (27.27%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) ERP
1 5 (45.45%) Stakeholder Management
1 5 (45.45%) Logistics
2 4 (36.36%) Strategic Planning
2 4 (36.36%) Time Management
2 4 (36.36%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (18.18%) PRINCE2
3 2 (18.18%) Network Management
3 2 (18.18%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (18.18%) WAN Optimisation
3 2 (18.18%) Incident Management
3 2 (18.18%) Load Balancing
3 2 (18.18%) Migration
4 1 (9.09%) Performance Management
4 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (9.09%) ITIL
4 1 (9.09%) BPR
4 1 (9.09%) Project Management
4 1 (9.09%) Risk Management
4 1 (9.09%) Programme Management
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) Security Cleared
2 2 (18.18%) SC Cleared
3 1 (9.09%) CCDP
3 1 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (9.09%) PMI Certification
3 1 (9.09%) CCVP
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) Cisco UCCX
1 1 (9.09%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) Cisco
2 2 (18.18%) Lotus
2 2 (18.18%) CheckPoint
2 2 (18.18%) McAfee
2 2 (18.18%) Business Objects
2 2 (18.18%) SAP
2 2 (18.18%) Blue Coat
2 2 (18.18%) Fortinet
2 2 (18.18%) F5
3 1 (9.09%) VMware
Shropshire
Roc Search
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Car Allowance
Posted: 5 days ago
Telford
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago