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 10 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 38 28 26
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -2
Permanent jobs citing WAN 3 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 1.19% 1.94% 2.50%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.89% 15.00% 9.09%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 0
Median salary £42,500 £41,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% -
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +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
38 20 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 15.02% 12.90% 27.50%
Number of salaries quoted 36 17 26
Median salary £42,500 £41,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% +36.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,200 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £35,000 £41,000
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
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 10 December 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 -8 3 £42,500 +3.65%
WAN
West Midlands

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 5 (100.00%) Cisco
1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
2 4 (80.00%) CCNA
2 4 (80.00%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (60.00%) CCDA
3 3 (60.00%) CCDP
3 3 (60.00%) IPv4
3 3 (60.00%) LAN
3 3 (60.00%) CCNP
4 2 (40.00%) Palo Alto
4 2 (40.00%) CCIE
4 2 (40.00%) BGP
4 2 (40.00%) CheckPoint
4 2 (40.00%) Network Security
4 2 (40.00%) Network Design
5 1 (20.00%) JNCIP
5 1 (20.00%) JNCIE
5 1 (20.00%) Load Balancing
5 1 (20.00%) SonicWALL
5 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
5 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
5 1 (20.00%) Process Management
5 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
5 1 (20.00%) Wireless
5 1 (20.00%) CCSA
5 1 (20.00%) CCSE
5 1 (20.00%) Internet
5 1 (20.00%) Nagios
5 1 (20.00%) MPLS
5 1 (20.00%) Avaya

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 (20.00%) Skype for Business
Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
2 3 (60.00%) IPv4
2 3 (60.00%) LAN
3 2 (40.00%) BGP
3 2 (40.00%) Network Security
4 1 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (20.00%) Cisco Wireless
4 1 (20.00%) DNS
4 1 (20.00%) Internet
4 1 (20.00%) MPLS
4 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (20.00%) Wireless
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Lead Network Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco Design Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Graduate
3 1 (20.00%) Graduate Network Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Implementation Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) IP Network Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Network Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Network Design Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Network Implementation Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Network Design
2 1 (20.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (20.00%) Network Architecture
2 1 (20.00%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (20.00%) Presales
2 1 (20.00%) Process Management
2 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (20.00%) Translating Business Requirements
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) CCNA
1 4 (80.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (60.00%) CCDA
2 3 (60.00%) CCDP
2 3 (60.00%) CCNP
3 2 (40.00%) CCIE
4 1 (20.00%) CCSA
4 1 (20.00%) CCSE
4 1 (20.00%) JNCIE
4 1 (20.00%) JNCIP
4 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Nagios
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
2 2 (40.00%) CheckPoint
2 2 (40.00%) Palo Alto
3 1 (20.00%) Avaya
3 1 (20.00%) F5
3 1 (20.00%) Juniper
3 1 (20.00%) SolarWinds
3 1 (20.00%) SonicWALL