The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 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 Skipton region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 16 - 18
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing WAN 3 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Skipton 7.50% - 7.84%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 50.00% - 26.67%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 4
Average salary £38,000 - £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Communications & Networking Category
Skipton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
6 3 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Skipton 15.00% 6.82% 29.41%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 12
Average salary £38,000 £22,500 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+68.88% -65.38%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
WAN
North Yorkshire

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 30 Related IT Skills in Skipton

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 9 (100.00%) LAN
2 8 (88.89%) SAN
2 8 (88.89%) VMware
3 5 (55.56%) VMware ESX
3 5 (55.56%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (55.56%) MS Excel
3 5 (55.56%) ITIL
3 5 (55.56%) Windows
3 5 (55.56%) DHCP
3 5 (55.56%) DNS
3 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
3 5 (55.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (55.56%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (44.44%) VoIP
4 4 (44.44%) Firewall
5 3 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
5 3 (33.33%) Wireless
5 3 (33.33%) MPLS
5 3 (33.33%) Nokia
5 3 (33.33%) CCNP
5 3 (33.33%) CCNA
5 3 (33.33%) HP
5 3 (33.33%) Cisco
5 3 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (33.33%) F5
5 3 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (22.22%) Migration
6 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2007

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Skipton by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (22.22%) IIS
1 2 (22.22%) MS Exchange
1 2 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2003
1 2 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 5 (55.56%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 9 (100.00%) LAN
2 8 (88.89%) SAN
3 5 (55.56%) DNS
3 5 (55.56%) DHCP
4 4 (44.44%) VoIP
4 4 (44.44%) Firewall
5 3 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
5 3 (33.33%) Wireless
5 3 (33.33%) MPLS
6 1 (11.11%) Broadband
6 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Network Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Systems Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Senior Systems Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Support Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) 3rd Line Support
2 2 (22.22%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) VMware Specialist
3 1 (11.11%) Help Desk Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Service Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Service Desk Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Storage Specialist
Operating Systems
1 5 (55.56%) Windows
1 5 (55.56%) Windows Server 2003
1 5 (55.56%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (22.22%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) ITIL
2 2 (22.22%) Migration
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) CCNP
1 3 (33.33%) CCNA
1 3 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (55.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (55.56%) VMware ESX
2 3 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (88.89%) VMware
2 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
3 3 (33.33%) HP
3 3 (33.33%) Nokia
3 3 (33.33%) Cisco
3 3 (33.33%) F5
4 2 (22.22%) CheckPoint
4 2 (22.22%) Dell
5 1 (11.11%) Fortinet