The table below looks at the statistics for WAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the South Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WAN over the 3 months to 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 54 45 55
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +10
Permanent jobs citing WAN 35 37 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 3.93% 4.29% 3.00%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 19.44% 30.08% 12.37%
Number of salaries quoted 29 23 21
Average salary £35,500 £42,500 £19,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.47% +123.68%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
WAN
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 South Yorkshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
South Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
180 123 186
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 20.22% 14.25% 24.28%
Number of salaries quoted 141 86 165
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £34,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +16.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,100 £24,000 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £52,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

WAN
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

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

WAN Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

WAN
Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

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

WAN Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

WAN
Salary Histogram in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WAN across the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 23 January 2015.

WAN Salary Histogram in South Yorkshire

WAN
Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WAN within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 23 January 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sheffield -6 23 £52,500 +23.52% 3
Doncaster - 3 - -
Barnsley - 1 £31,000 -
WAN
Yorkshire

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 73 (98.65%) LAN
2 47 (63.51%) VMware
3 45 (60.81%) Cisco
4 42 (56.76%) Microsoft
5 36 (48.65%) Windows
5 36 (48.65%) Citrix
6 28 (37.84%) Firewall
7 24 (32.43%) SAN
7 24 (32.43%) VMware Infrastructure
8 22 (29.73%) ITIL
9 21 (28.38%) Enterprise Architecture
10 20 (27.03%) Zachman Framework
10 20 (27.03%) TOGAF
10 20 (27.03%) SLA
11 19 (25.68%) Cisco Certification
11 19 (25.68%) MS Excel
12 18 (24.32%) VPN
12 18 (24.32%) Agile Software Development
12 18 (24.32%) Waterfall
13 17 (22.97%) PRINCE2
14 15 (20.27%) Active Directory
15 14 (18.92%) Project Management
16 13 (17.57%) Windows Server 2003
16 13 (17.57%) SharePoint
16 13 (17.57%) NAS
17 12 (16.22%) Analytical Skills
17 12 (16.22%) Dell
17 12 (16.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
18 10 (13.51%) Wireless
18 10 (13.51%) CCNA

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 13 (17.57%) SharePoint
2 7 (9.46%) MS Exchange
3 5 (6.76%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (4.05%) IIS
4 3 (4.05%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (1.35%) IBM Notes
6 1 (1.35%) Quickr
Applications
1 19 (25.68%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.05%) MS Office
3 1 (1.35%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 9 (12.16%) Office 365
2 8 (10.81%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.70%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.35%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 73 (98.65%) LAN
2 28 (37.84%) Firewall
3 24 (32.43%) SAN
4 18 (24.32%) VPN
5 13 (17.57%) NAS
6 10 (13.51%) Wireless
7 7 (9.46%) DNS
7 7 (9.46%) VoIP
8 6 (8.11%) DHCP
8 6 (8.11%) MPLS
9 4 (5.41%) Cisco ASA
9 4 (5.41%) IPsec
10 3 (4.05%) Network Security
11 2 (2.70%) TCP/IP
12 1 (1.35%) iSCSI
12 1 (1.35%) Cisco PIX
12 1 (1.35%) Cisco IOS
12 1 (1.35%) Cisco IPT
12 1 (1.35%) VLAN
12 1 (1.35%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.05%) SQL Server
1 3 (4.05%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (2.70%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (1.35%) QlikView
General
1 4 (5.41%) Finance
2 2 (2.70%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.35%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.35%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 26 (35.14%) Architect
2 20 (27.03%) Solutions Architect
3 17 (22.97%) Network Engineer
4 11 (14.86%) Infrastructure Architect
5 9 (12.16%) Systems Engineer
5 9 (12.16%) Monitoring Engineer
5 9 (12.16%) Network Monitoring Engineer
6 7 (9.46%) Project Manager
7 5 (6.76%) 2nd Line Support
7 5 (6.76%) Analyst
7 5 (6.76%) Support Engineer
8 4 (5.41%) Technical Design Architect
8 4 (5.41%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
8 4 (5.41%) Technical Architect
8 4 (5.41%) Desktop Support
9 3 (4.05%) Service Analyst
9 3 (4.05%) Service Desk Analyst
9 3 (4.05%) Senior Project Manager
9 3 (4.05%) Infrastructure Manager
9 3 (4.05%) Infrastructure Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 12 (16.22%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (10.81%) Clustering
3 7 (9.46%) Replication
4 2 (2.70%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 36 (48.65%) Windows
2 13 (17.57%) Windows Server 2003
3 8 (10.81%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (9.46%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (8.11%) Windows Vista
6 4 (5.41%) Windows 7
7 2 (2.70%) Linux
8 1 (1.35%) Windows XP
8 1 (1.35%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (29.73%) ITIL
2 21 (28.38%) Enterprise Architecture
3 20 (27.03%) Zachman Framework
3 20 (27.03%) TOGAF
4 18 (24.32%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (24.32%) Waterfall
5 17 (22.97%) PRINCE2
6 14 (18.92%) Project Management
7 9 (12.16%) Configuration Management
7 9 (12.16%) Stakeholder Management
7 9 (12.16%) Incident Management
7 9 (12.16%) Mentoring
7 9 (12.16%) Coaching
7 9 (12.16%) Network Monitoring
7 9 (12.16%) ITIL V3
8 8 (10.81%) Migration
9 7 (9.46%) Service Delivery
9 7 (9.46%) Line Management
10 6 (8.11%) Continuous Improvement
10 6 (8.11%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (5.41%) SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (25.68%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (13.51%) CCNA
3 5 (6.76%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (5.41%) MCP
5 3 (4.05%) MCDST
5 3 (4.05%) MCITP
6 2 (2.70%) MCSE
6 2 (2.70%) CCNP
7 1 (1.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (1.35%) MCSA
7 1 (1.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (1.35%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (1.35%) PMP
7 1 (1.35%) PMI Certification
7 1 (1.35%) CCA
7 1 (1.35%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (1.35%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (27.03%) SLA
2 12 (16.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (9.46%) QA
System Software
1 24 (32.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (20.27%) Active Directory
3 6 (8.11%) vCloud
4 3 (4.05%) Hyper-V
5 2 (2.70%) XenApp
5 2 (2.70%) ISA Server
5 2 (2.70%) VMware ESX
6 1 (1.35%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 1 (1.35%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (5.41%) SCCM
Vendors
1 47 (63.51%) VMware
2 45 (60.81%) Cisco
3 42 (56.76%) Microsoft
4 36 (48.65%) Citrix
5 12 (16.22%) Dell
6 9 (12.16%) Juniper
7 3 (4.05%) WatchGuard
8 2 (2.70%) CheckPoint
9 1 (1.35%) HP
9 1 (1.35%) Cognos
9 1 (1.35%) Business Objects
9 1 (1.35%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (1.35%) Lotus
9 1 (1.35%) Apple
9 1 (1.35%) EMC
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