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 26 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Wide Area Network (WAN)
West Midlands / Shropshire
Rank 21 20 29
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +9
Permanent jobs citing WAN 17 15 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 8.90% 7.98% 3.52%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 29.82% 65.22% 11.86%
Number of salaries quoted 14 15 7
Median salary £35,000 £47,500 £30,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-26.31% +55.73%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%

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
57 23 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 29.84% 12.23% 29.65%
Number of salaries quoted 47 23 52
Median salary £35,000 £45,000 £30,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-22.22% +47.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £31,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £42,500 £50,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +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 26 February 2017.

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 26 February 2017. 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 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 -3 14 £35,000 -26.31% 4
WAN
West Midlands

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 26 February 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 Shropshire region with a requirement for WAN.

1 16 (80.00%) Unix
1 16 (80.00%) Windows
2 15 (75.00%) Cisco
2 15 (75.00%) Firewall
3 13 (65.00%) SolarWinds
4 12 (60.00%) Hyper-V
4 12 (60.00%) Data Centre
4 12 (60.00%) Network Monitoring
4 12 (60.00%) Windows Server
4 12 (60.00%) VMware
4 12 (60.00%) Linux
4 12 (60.00%) DNS
4 12 (60.00%) Nagios
4 12 (60.00%) MPLS
5 11 (55.00%) VPN
5 11 (55.00%) DHCP
5 11 (55.00%) IP Telephony
5 11 (55.00%) Brocade
5 11 (55.00%) VPLS
5 11 (55.00%) ProCurve
6 10 (50.00%) IPv4
7 9 (45.00%) BGP
8 8 (40.00%) Wireless
8 8 (40.00%) SonicWALL
9 7 (35.00%) Cisco IOS
9 7 (35.00%) VLAN
9 7 (35.00%) IPv6
9 7 (35.00%) OSPF
9 7 (35.00%) SNMP
9 7 (35.00%) LAN

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 1 (5.00%) IIS
1 1 (5.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (20.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 15 (75.00%) Firewall
2 12 (60.00%) DNS
2 12 (60.00%) MPLS
3 11 (55.00%) DHCP
3 11 (55.00%) IP Telephony
3 11 (55.00%) VPLS
3 11 (55.00%) VPN
4 10 (50.00%) IPv4
5 9 (45.00%) BGP
6 8 (40.00%) Wireless
7 7 (35.00%) Cisco ASA
7 7 (35.00%) Cisco IOS
7 7 (35.00%) IPv6
7 7 (35.00%) LAN
7 7 (35.00%) NX-OS
7 7 (35.00%) OSPF
7 7 (35.00%) SNMP
7 7 (35.00%) Unified Communications
7 7 (35.00%) VLAN
8 3 (15.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 14 (70.00%) Network Engineer
2 4 (20.00%) Logistics Manager
2 4 (20.00%) Support Manager
2 4 (20.00%) Systems Manager
2 4 (20.00%) Systems Support
2 4 (20.00%) Systems Support Manager
3 2 (10.00%) Consultant
3 2 (10.00%) Lead Network Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Cisco Design Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Cisco Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Implementation Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Network Consultant
4 1 (5.00%) Network Design Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Network Implementation Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Presales Consultant
4 1 (5.00%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (5.00%) Technical Presales Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 12 (60.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 16 (80.00%) Unix
1 16 (80.00%) Windows
2 12 (60.00%) Linux
2 12 (60.00%) Windows Server
3 7 (35.00%) VyOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (60.00%) Network Monitoring
2 6 (30.00%) Problem Management
3 4 (20.00%) Customer Requirements
3 4 (20.00%) Logistics
3 4 (20.00%) PRINCE2
3 4 (20.00%) Project Management
3 4 (20.00%) Release Management
4 3 (15.00%) Service Delivery
5 2 (10.00%) ITIL
5 2 (10.00%) Network Design
5 2 (10.00%) Presales
6 1 (5.00%) Load Balancing
6 1 (5.00%) Network Architecture
6 1 (5.00%) Process Management
6 1 (5.00%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 4 (20.00%) COBOL
1 4 (20.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (30.00%) CCNA
1 6 (30.00%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (25.00%) CCNP
3 4 (20.00%) PMI Certification
3 4 (20.00%) PMP
4 3 (15.00%) CCDA
4 3 (15.00%) CCDP
5 2 (10.00%) CCIE
5 2 (10.00%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (5.00%) CCSA
6 1 (5.00%) CCSE
6 1 (5.00%) JNCIE
6 1 (5.00%) JNCIP
6 1 (5.00%) SC Cleared
6 1 (5.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 12 (60.00%) Hyper-V
2 3 (15.00%) pfSense
3 1 (5.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (5.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 12 (60.00%) Nagios
Vendors
1 15 (75.00%) Cisco
2 13 (65.00%) SolarWinds
3 12 (60.00%) VMware
4 11 (55.00%) Brocade
4 11 (55.00%) ProCurve
5 8 (40.00%) SonicWALL
6 7 (35.00%) Aruba
6 7 (35.00%) Ubiquiti
7 5 (25.00%) Microsoft
8 4 (20.00%) Oracle
9 2 (10.00%) CheckPoint
9 2 (10.00%) Palo Alto
10 1 (5.00%) Avaya
10 1 (5.00%) Citrix
10 1 (5.00%) F5
10 1 (5.00%) Juniper
Shrewsbury, Shropshire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £35K + Excellent Benefit
Posted: 5 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £35K + Excellent Benefit
Posted: 5 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £35K + Excellent Benefit
Posted: 6 days ago
Shrewsbury, Shropshire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £35K + Excellent Benefit
Posted: 6 days ago
Telford
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £28000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
The SmartList
Posted: 17 days ago
Whitchurch, Shropshire
The SmartList
Posted: 17 days ago
Shrewsbury, Shropshire
The SmartList
Posted: 24 days ago