The first table below looks at the demand for WAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Solihull region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WAN over the 3 months to 31 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 Solihull region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 35 33 18
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -15
Permanent jobs citing WAN 14 12 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 4.81% 4.24% 12.69%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 25.93% 27.27% 43.59%
Number of salaries quoted 7 11 19
Average salary £38,000 £31,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.58% -27.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,248 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Communications & Networking Category
Solihull
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
54 44 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 18.56% 15.55% 29.10%
Number of salaries quoted 35 34 41
Average salary £37,750 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £20,473 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
WAN
West Midlands

WAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

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

WAN Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

WAN
Salary Trend in Solihull

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

WAN Salary Trend in Solihull

WAN
Salary Histogram in Solihull

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WAN across the Solihull region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014.

WAN Salary Histogram in Solihull

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Solihull 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 26 (100.00%) LAN
2 22 (84.62%) Active Directory
3 19 (73.08%) Windows
4 18 (69.23%) Finance
5 17 (65.38%) Windows Server 2008
6 15 (57.69%) VMware
6 15 (57.69%) DHCP
6 15 (57.69%) Cisco Certification
6 15 (57.69%) Cisco
7 12 (46.15%) VMware ESX
7 12 (46.15%) Firewall
7 12 (46.15%) CCNA
7 12 (46.15%) DNS
7 12 (46.15%) MS Exchange
7 12 (46.15%) vSphere
7 12 (46.15%) Exchange Server 2007
7 12 (46.15%) Exchange Server 2010
8 8 (30.77%) Microsoft
9 7 (26.92%) VPN
10 5 (19.23%) SAN
10 5 (19.23%) Internet
10 5 (19.23%) Banking
10 5 (19.23%) Windows 8
10 5 (19.23%) Telecoms
10 5 (19.23%) Windows 7
11 4 (15.38%) MS Excel
11 4 (15.38%) ITIL
12 3 (11.54%) HND
12 3 (11.54%) SQL Server
12 3 (11.54%) MS Visio

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Solihull 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 12 (46.15%) MS Exchange
1 12 (46.15%) Exchange Server 2007
1 12 (46.15%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (3.85%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (15.38%) MS Excel
2 3 (11.54%) MS Visio
3 2 (7.69%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 26 (100.00%) LAN
2 15 (57.69%) DHCP
3 12 (46.15%) Firewall
3 12 (46.15%) DNS
4 7 (26.92%) VPN
5 5 (19.23%) SAN
5 5 (19.23%) Internet
6 3 (11.54%) VoIP
6 3 (11.54%) TCP/IP
6 3 (11.54%) MGCP
6 3 (11.54%) SCCP
6 3 (11.54%) H.323
6 3 (11.54%) IP Telephony
6 3 (11.54%) Cisco IPT
6 3 (11.54%) Unified Communications
7 1 (3.85%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.54%) SQL Server
1 3 (11.54%) SQL Server 2008
1 3 (11.54%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 18 (69.23%) Finance
2 5 (19.23%) Banking
2 5 (19.23%) Telecoms
3 3 (11.54%) Retail
Job Titles
1 20 (76.92%) Analyst
2 14 (53.85%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 12 (46.15%) Senior Analyst
3 12 (46.15%) Network Analyst
4 11 (42.31%) Senior Network Analyst
4 11 (42.31%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
5 4 (15.38%) Desktop Support
6 3 (11.54%) Senior Communications Engineer
6 3 (11.54%) Communications Engineer
6 3 (11.54%) Voice Engineer
6 3 (11.54%) Senior Voice Engineer
7 2 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
7 2 (7.69%) IT Support
7 2 (7.69%) Desktop Analyst
7 2 (7.69%) IT Support Analyst
7 2 (7.69%) Desktop Engineer
7 2 (7.69%) Support Analyst
7 2 (7.69%) Support Engineer
7 2 (7.69%) Service Analyst
7 2 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (11.54%) XMPP
Operating Systems
1 19 (73.08%) Windows
2 17 (65.38%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (19.23%) Windows 8
3 5 (19.23%) Windows 7
4 3 (11.54%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (7.69%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (15.38%) ITIL
2 3 (11.54%) Configuration Management
3 1 (3.85%) PRINCE2
3 1 (3.85%) Project Management
3 1 (3.85%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.85%) SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (57.69%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (46.15%) CCNA
3 3 (11.54%) HND
3 3 (11.54%) CCNP
3 3 (11.54%) Security Cleared
4 1 (3.85%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.69%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (84.62%) Active Directory
2 12 (46.15%) VMware ESX
2 12 (46.15%) vSphere
3 3 (11.54%) Hyper-V
3 3 (11.54%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (11.54%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (7.69%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 3 (11.54%) Cisco UCCE
1 3 (11.54%) Cisco UCCX
1 3 (11.54%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (7.69%) SCCM
Vendors
1 15 (57.69%) VMware
1 15 (57.69%) Cisco
2 8 (30.77%) Microsoft
3 3 (11.54%) Fujitsu
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum UPTO £50,000 BASIC + 30 days on call
Posted: 14 hours ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Salary: From £20,000 to £26,000 per annum UPTO £26,000 BASIC + 30 days on call
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