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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 12 15 7
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -8
Permanent jobs citing WAN 9 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Skipton 19.15% 4.35% 10.00%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 60.00% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 9 1 1
Average salary £25,000 £42,500 £21,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-41.17% +97.67%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +5.26%
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
15 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Skipton 31.91% 4.35% 10.00%
Number of salaries quoted 15 1 1
Average salary £25,000 £42,500 £21,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-41.17% +97.67%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Skipton

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 12 (100.00%) LAN
1 12 (100.00%) VoIP
1 12 (100.00%) Firewall
2 9 (75.00%) Telecoms
2 9 (75.00%) Broadband
2 9 (75.00%) BGP
2 9 (75.00%) TCP/IP
2 9 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 9 (75.00%) Fortinet
3 3 (25.00%) F5
3 3 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (25.00%) SAN
3 3 (25.00%) Nokia
3 3 (25.00%) MPLS
3 3 (25.00%) Cisco
3 3 (25.00%) CCNP
3 3 (25.00%) CCNA
3 3 (25.00%) VMware
3 3 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
3 3 (25.00%) Wireless

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Skipton by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 12 (100.00%) LAN
1 12 (100.00%) VoIP
1 12 (100.00%) Firewall
2 9 (75.00%) Broadband
2 9 (75.00%) BGP
2 9 (75.00%) TCP/IP
3 3 (25.00%) SAN
3 3 (25.00%) MPLS
3 3 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
3 3 (25.00%) Wireless
General
1 9 (75.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (100.00%) Network Engineer
2 9 (75.00%) Support Engineer
2 9 (75.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 9 (75.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 9 (75.00%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) CCNP
1 3 (25.00%) CCNA
1 3 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 9 (75.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 9 (75.00%) Fortinet
2 3 (25.00%) F5
2 3 (25.00%) Cisco
2 3 (25.00%) Nokia
2 3 (25.00%) VMware