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 2 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 61 71 65
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -6
Permanent jobs citing WAN 24 12 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 2.62% 1.30% 1.20%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.81% 7.69% 7.38%
Number of salaries quoted 18 7 8
Average salary £41,500 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.35% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,050 £40,000 £18,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,500 £50,000 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
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
162 156 122
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 17.69% 16.94% 16.20%
Number of salaries quoted 136 135 107
Average salary £38,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 2 July 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 2 July 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 +2 20 £41,500 -2.35% 2
Doncaster - 6 £41,500 -
WAN
Yorkshire

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 70 (98.59%) LAN
2 37 (52.11%) Cisco
3 30 (42.25%) Firewall
4 29 (40.85%) SAN
5 28 (39.44%) ITIL
6 26 (36.62%) VMware
7 23 (32.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 22 (30.99%) Citrix
9 21 (29.58%) Cisco Certification
9 21 (29.58%) Windows
10 20 (28.17%) Microsoft
10 20 (28.17%) CCNA
11 16 (22.54%) Microsoft Certification
11 16 (22.54%) Active Directory
11 16 (22.54%) Network Security
11 16 (22.54%) VMware Infrastructure
12 14 (19.72%) NAS
12 14 (19.72%) VPN
12 14 (19.72%) MCSE
12 14 (19.72%) Supplier Management
13 13 (18.31%) MPLS
14 12 (16.90%) Agile Software Development
15 11 (15.49%) Zachman Framework
15 11 (15.49%) TOGAF
15 11 (15.49%) Enterprise Architecture
15 11 (15.49%) Project Management
15 11 (15.49%) ITIL Certification
15 11 (15.49%) Waterfall
16 10 (14.08%) Windows Server 2003
16 10 (14.08%) SharePoint

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 10 (14.08%) SharePoint
2 6 (8.45%) MS Exchange
2 6 (8.45%) IIS
2 6 (8.45%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (5.63%) Apache
3 4 (5.63%) Tomcat
3 4 (5.63%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 4 (5.63%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.41%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 7 (9.86%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.82%) MS Visio
2 2 (2.82%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.41%) RMDS
1 1 (1.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (9.86%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.41%) Office 365
2 1 (1.41%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 70 (98.59%) LAN
2 30 (42.25%) Firewall
3 29 (40.85%) SAN
4 16 (22.54%) Network Security
5 14 (19.72%) VPN
5 14 (19.72%) NAS
6 13 (18.31%) MPLS
7 10 (14.08%) VoIP
8 5 (7.04%) IPsec
8 5 (7.04%) Cisco ASA
9 4 (5.63%) Multicast
9 4 (5.63%) FCoE
9 4 (5.63%) Fibre Channel
9 4 (5.63%) HTTP
10 3 (4.23%) TCP/IP
10 3 (4.23%) DHCP
10 3 (4.23%) DNS
10 3 (4.23%) iSCSI
11 2 (2.82%) VLAN
11 2 (2.82%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.63%) SQL Server
1 4 (5.63%) DB2
1 4 (5.63%) OLAP
1 4 (5.63%) OLTP
1 4 (5.63%) Oracle OLAP
2 3 (4.23%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.41%) Hadoop
3 1 (1.41%) HBase
General
1 7 (9.86%) Finance
2 5 (7.04%) Local Government
3 3 (4.23%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.41%) Electronics
4 1 (1.41%) Marketing
4 1 (1.41%) Law
4 1 (1.41%) Legal
4 1 (1.41%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.41%) Retail
Job Titles
1 25 (35.21%) Architect
2 22 (30.99%) Solutions Architect
3 11 (15.49%) Infrastructure Manager
4 9 (12.68%) Network Engineer
5 8 (11.27%) Network Architect
5 8 (11.27%) IT Infrastructure Manager
6 7 (9.86%) Systems Engineer
7 5 (7.04%) Project Manager
8 3 (4.23%) Analyst
8 3 (4.23%) Senior Manager
8 3 (4.23%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 3 (4.23%) Senior Project Manager
8 3 (4.23%) Infrastructure Architect
9 2 (2.82%) Technical Manager
9 2 (2.82%) Network Support
9 2 (2.82%) Lead Architect
9 2 (2.82%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
9 2 (2.82%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 2 (2.82%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
9 2 (2.82%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.63%) Middleware
2 1 (1.41%) Ultra Messaging
2 1 (1.41%) HTML
2 1 (1.41%) XML
2 1 (1.41%) XSLT
2 1 (1.41%) Rendezvous
Miscellaneous
1 8 (11.27%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (9.86%) Replication
2 7 (9.86%) Clustering
3 3 (4.23%) Data Centre
4 2 (2.82%) Mainframe
4 2 (2.82%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.41%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 1 (1.41%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.41%) FMCG
5 1 (1.41%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 21 (29.58%) Windows
2 10 (14.08%) Windows Server 2003
3 8 (11.27%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (7.04%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (2.82%) Windows 7
5 2 (2.82%) Solaris
5 2 (2.82%) Linux
6 1 (1.41%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (39.44%) ITIL
2 14 (19.72%) Supplier Management
3 12 (16.90%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (15.49%) Zachman Framework
4 11 (15.49%) TOGAF
4 11 (15.49%) Project Management
4 11 (15.49%) Enterprise Architecture
4 11 (15.49%) Waterfall
5 9 (12.68%) Line Management
5 9 (12.68%) Service Delivery
5 9 (12.68%) PRINCE2
6 8 (11.27%) Cyber Security
7 7 (9.86%) Mentoring
7 7 (9.86%) Continuous Improvement
7 7 (9.86%) People Management
8 6 (8.45%) Business Intelligence
9 5 (7.04%) Penetration Testing
9 5 (7.04%) Asset Management
9 5 (7.04%) Information Security
9 5 (7.04%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 6 (8.45%) SQL
2 1 (1.41%) Java
2 1 (1.41%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 21 (29.58%) Cisco Certification
2 20 (28.17%) CCNA
3 16 (22.54%) Microsoft Certification
4 14 (19.72%) MCSE
5 11 (15.49%) ITIL Certification
6 9 (12.68%) CCNP
7 8 (11.27%) CCDP
8 2 (2.82%) MCSA
9 1 (1.41%) MCP
9 1 (1.41%) CCA
9 1 (1.41%) Citrix Certification
9 1 (1.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (1.41%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (32.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (5.63%) SLA
3 1 (1.41%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 16 (22.54%) Active Directory
1 16 (22.54%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (5.63%) SRDF
2 4 (5.63%) Oracle RAC
2 4 (5.63%) NFS
3 1 (1.41%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 1 (1.41%) vSphere
3 1 (1.41%) Forefront TMG
3 1 (1.41%) vCloud
3 1 (1.41%) ISA Server
3 1 (1.41%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (1.41%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 1 (1.41%) Backup Exec
1 1 (1.41%) WSUS
1 1 (1.41%) SCCM
1 1 (1.41%) SCOM
Vendors
1 37 (52.11%) Cisco
2 26 (36.62%) VMware
3 22 (30.99%) Citrix
4 20 (28.17%) Microsoft
5 5 (7.04%) EMC
5 5 (7.04%) WatchGuard
6 4 (5.63%) IBM
6 4 (5.63%) Oracle
6 4 (5.63%) NetApp
7 2 (2.82%) Websense
7 2 (2.82%) BT
8 1 (1.41%) DataSynapse
8 1 (1.41%) TIBCO
8 1 (1.41%) Symantec
8 1 (1.41%) Sybase
8 1 (1.41%) SAP
8 1 (1.41%) Intel
8 1 (1.41%) HP
Rotherham, South Yorkshire
Lea Consultancy Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £200 - £250 per day
Posted: 6 days ago