The table below looks at the statistics 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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 31 36 35
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -1
Permanent jobs citing WAN 6 12 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 2.44% 3.61% 5.73%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 16.67% 35.29% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 3 11 15
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -9.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £20,248 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,400 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+10.38% +1.31%
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 Solihull region.

Communications & Networking Category
Solihull
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
36 34 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 14.63% 10.24% 17.20%
Number of salaries quoted 25 31 32
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,750 £20,248 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 10 (76.92%) LAN
2 8 (61.54%) VPN
3 7 (53.85%) BGP
4 6 (46.15%) OSPF
4 6 (46.15%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (46.15%) Cisco
4 6 (46.15%) Firewall
5 5 (38.46%) CCNP
6 4 (30.77%) CCNA
6 4 (30.77%) Juniper
6 4 (30.77%) Telecoms
7 3 (23.08%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (23.08%) Load Balancing
7 3 (23.08%) Active Directory
7 3 (23.08%) SLA
7 3 (23.08%) Internet
7 3 (23.08%) Configuration Management
7 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
7 3 (23.08%) VoIP
7 3 (23.08%) Windows
7 3 (23.08%) Video Conferencing
7 3 (23.08%) Capacity Planning
7 3 (23.08%) F5
7 3 (23.08%) PABX
7 3 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (23.08%) Data Centre
8 2 (15.38%) Driving Licence
8 2 (15.38%) Windows 8
8 2 (15.38%) xDSL
8 2 (15.38%) Structured Cabling

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (76.92%) LAN
2 8 (61.54%) VPN
3 7 (53.85%) BGP
4 6 (46.15%) Firewall
4 6 (46.15%) OSPF
5 3 (23.08%) Internet
5 3 (23.08%) PABX
5 3 (23.08%) VoIP
6 2 (15.38%) MPLS
6 2 (15.38%) PBX
6 2 (15.38%) Structured Cabling
6 2 (15.38%) Wireshark
6 2 (15.38%) X.21
6 2 (15.38%) xDSL
7 1 (7.69%) EIGRP
7 1 (7.69%) Intranet
7 1 (7.69%) Intrusion Detection
7 1 (7.69%) SSH
7 1 (7.69%) VPLS
7 1 (7.69%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) QlikView
General
1 4 (30.77%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Network Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Analyst
2 2 (15.38%) Consultant
2 2 (15.38%) Help Desk Analyst
2 2 (15.38%) Help Desk Support
2 2 (15.38%) Help Desk Support Analyst
2 2 (15.38%) ICT Analyst
2 2 (15.38%) ICT Support
2 2 (15.38%) ICT Support Analyst
2 2 (15.38%) IT Analyst
2 2 (15.38%) IT Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) IT Support
2 2 (15.38%) IT Support Analyst
2 2 (15.38%) Technical Analyst
2 2 (15.38%) Technical Support
2 2 (15.38%) Technical Support Analyst
2 2 (15.38%) Telecoms Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Designer
3 1 (7.69%) IT Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (23.08%) Data Centre
1 3 (23.08%) Video Conferencing
2 2 (15.38%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 3 (23.08%) Windows
2 2 (15.38%) Windows 7
2 2 (15.38%) Windows 8
3 1 (7.69%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (23.08%) Capacity Planning
1 3 (23.08%) Configuration Management
1 3 (23.08%) Disaster Recovery
1 3 (23.08%) Load Balancing
2 2 (15.38%) Network Design
3 1 (7.69%) B2B
3 1 (7.69%) CRM
3 1 (7.69%) Data Governance
3 1 (7.69%) Incident Management
3 1 (7.69%) Network Management
3 1 (7.69%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (7.69%) Project Management
3 1 (7.69%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (46.15%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (38.46%) CCNP
3 4 (30.77%) CCNA
4 2 (15.38%) CCIE
4 2 (15.38%) JNCIA
4 2 (15.38%) SC Cleared
4 2 (15.38%) Security Cleared
5 1 (7.69%) CCIP
5 1 (7.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (23.08%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (23.08%) Active Directory
2 2 (15.38%) Terminal Services
3 1 (7.69%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (46.15%) Cisco
2 4 (30.77%) Juniper
3 3 (23.08%) F5
3 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
4 2 (15.38%) Citrix
5 1 (7.69%) Brocade
5 1 (7.69%) BT
5 1 (7.69%) Fortinet
5 1 (7.69%) VMware
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago