The table below looks at the statistics for WAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Skipton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WAN over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 14 15 -
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -
Permanent jobs citing WAN 6 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Skipton 8.22% 7.89% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 42.86% 50.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 6 3 0
Average salary £48,500 £38,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.63% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
WAN
North Yorkshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Skipton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
14 6 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Skipton 19.18% 15.79% 6.98%
Number of salaries quoted 13 4 3
Average salary £33,875 £38,000 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.85% +68.88%
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

WAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Skipton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WAN across the Skipton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

WAN Jobs Demand Trend in Skipton

WAN
Salary Trend in Skipton

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

WAN Salary Trend in Skipton

WAN
Salary Histogram in Skipton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WAN across the Skipton region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

WAN Salary Histogram in Skipton

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Skipton

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Skipton 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 7 (100.00%) LAN
2 6 (85.71%) ITIL
3 5 (71.43%) Windows
3 5 (71.43%) MS Excel
4 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
4 4 (57.14%) Project Management
4 4 (57.14%) Finance
5 3 (42.86%) Service Delivery
5 3 (42.86%) Project Planning
5 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
6 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (28.57%) DHCP
6 2 (28.57%) DNS
6 2 (28.57%) MS Exchange
6 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
6 2 (28.57%) IIS
6 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (28.57%) SCCM
6 2 (28.57%) SCOM
6 2 (28.57%) Firewall
6 2 (28.57%) Banking
6 2 (28.57%) Migration
6 2 (28.57%) VMware
6 2 (28.57%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (28.57%) Veeam
6 2 (28.57%) PRINCE2
6 2 (28.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (14.29%) People Management

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Skipton by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Skipton 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 (28.57%) IIS
1 2 (28.57%) MS Exchange
1 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 5 (71.43%) MS Excel
2 1 (14.29%) MS Project
2 1 (14.29%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 7 (100.00%) LAN
2 2 (28.57%) DHCP
2 2 (28.57%) DNS
2 2 (28.57%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (57.14%) Finance
2 2 (28.57%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Project Manager
2 2 (28.57%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Support Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
2 1 (14.29%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Windows
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (14.29%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) ITIL
2 4 (57.14%) Project Management
3 3 (42.86%) Project Planning
3 3 (42.86%) Service Delivery
4 2 (28.57%) Migration
4 2 (28.57%) PRINCE2
5 1 (14.29%) Quality Management
5 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
5 1 (14.29%) Coaching
5 1 (14.29%) People Management
5 1 (14.29%) Knowledge Management
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) SCCM
1 2 (28.57%) SCOM
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 2 (28.57%) VMware
2 2 (28.57%) Veeam