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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 42 38 61
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +23
Permanent jobs citing WAN 51 37 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 5.40% 4.72% 2.57%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 28.49% 31.36% 11.06%
Number of salaries quoted 37 24 22
Average salary £55,000 £42,500 £24,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.41% +75.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,300 £19,000 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £39,550
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +1.33%
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
179 118 217
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 18.94% 15.05% 23.26%
Number of salaries quoted 145 81 192
Average salary £37,000 £38,500 £34,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.89% +10.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £19,000 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,000 £47,500 £50,000
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 24 December 2014.

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 24 December 2014. 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 -9 38 £55,000 +29.41% 1
Doncaster - 7 - -
WAN
Yorkshire

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 69 (97.18%) LAN
2 45 (63.38%) VMware
3 44 (61.97%) Cisco
4 42 (59.15%) Microsoft
5 35 (49.30%) Windows
6 30 (42.25%) Citrix
7 27 (38.03%) Firewall
8 25 (35.21%) ITIL
9 23 (32.39%) SAN
10 22 (30.99%) VMware Infrastructure
11 21 (29.58%) MS Excel
11 21 (29.58%) Cisco Certification
12 20 (28.17%) Enterprise Architecture
13 19 (26.76%) SLA
13 19 (26.76%) Zachman Framework
13 19 (26.76%) TOGAF
14 17 (23.94%) Agile Software Development
14 17 (23.94%) Waterfall
15 15 (21.13%) Dell
16 14 (19.72%) PRINCE2
16 14 (19.72%) VPN
17 13 (18.31%) SharePoint
17 13 (18.31%) NAS
18 12 (16.90%) CCNA
18 12 (16.90%) Active Directory
18 12 (16.90%) Windows Server 2003
18 12 (16.90%) Project Management
19 11 (15.49%) Wireless
19 11 (15.49%) Migration
19 11 (15.49%) Windows Server 2008

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 (18.31%) SharePoint
2 10 (14.08%) MS Exchange
3 8 (11.27%) Exchange Server 2007
4 6 (8.45%) IIS
5 5 (7.04%) Exchange Server 2003
6 3 (4.23%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (2.82%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (1.41%) Quickr
8 1 (1.41%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 21 (29.58%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.82%) MS Office
3 1 (1.41%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 9 (12.68%) Office 365
2 8 (11.27%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (7.04%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.41%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 69 (97.18%) LAN
2 27 (38.03%) Firewall
3 23 (32.39%) SAN
4 14 (19.72%) VPN
5 13 (18.31%) NAS
6 11 (15.49%) Wireless
7 10 (14.08%) DNS
8 9 (12.68%) DHCP
9 6 (8.45%) MPLS
10 5 (7.04%) VoIP
11 3 (4.23%) IPsec
11 3 (4.23%) Cisco ASA
12 2 (2.82%) Network Security
13 1 (1.41%) iSCSI
13 1 (1.41%) Unified Communications
13 1 (1.41%) Fibre Channel
13 1 (1.41%) HSRP
13 1 (1.41%) IP Telephony
13 1 (1.41%) SSH
13 1 (1.41%) Cisco ICM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.04%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.63%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (4.23%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.41%) QlikView
General
1 4 (5.63%) Finance
2 2 (2.82%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.41%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (1.41%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 26 (36.62%) Architect
2 19 (26.76%) Solutions Architect
3 15 (21.13%) Network Engineer
4 11 (15.49%) Infrastructure Architect
5 9 (12.68%) Network Monitoring Engineer
5 9 (12.68%) Monitoring Engineer
5 9 (12.68%) Systems Engineer
6 7 (9.86%) Project Manager
7 5 (7.04%) Technical Architect
7 5 (7.04%) Senior Systems Engineer
7 5 (7.04%) Support Engineer
7 5 (7.04%) 2nd Line Support
7 5 (7.04%) Technical Design Architect
8 4 (5.63%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
8 4 (5.63%) Desktop Support
8 4 (5.63%) Analyst
9 3 (4.23%) Infrastructure Project Manager
9 3 (4.23%) Senior Manager
9 3 (4.23%) Senior Project Manager
9 3 (4.23%) Infrastructure Manager
Miscellaneous
1 9 (12.68%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (7.04%) Clustering
3 4 (5.63%) Replication
4 2 (2.82%) FMCG
5 1 (1.41%) CLARiiON
Operating Systems
1 35 (49.30%) Windows
2 12 (16.90%) Windows Server 2003
3 11 (15.49%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (11.27%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (7.04%) Windows Vista
5 5 (7.04%) Linux
6 4 (5.63%) Windows 7
7 1 (1.41%) Apple iOS
7 1 (1.41%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (35.21%) ITIL
2 20 (28.17%) Enterprise Architecture
3 19 (26.76%) Zachman Framework
3 19 (26.76%) TOGAF
4 17 (23.94%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (23.94%) Waterfall
5 14 (19.72%) PRINCE2
6 12 (16.90%) Project Management
7 11 (15.49%) Migration
8 9 (12.68%) ITIL V3
8 9 (12.68%) Incident Management
8 9 (12.68%) Network Monitoring
8 9 (12.68%) Configuration Management
9 8 (11.27%) Mentoring
9 8 (11.27%) Coaching
9 8 (11.27%) Stakeholder Management
9 8 (11.27%) Service Delivery
10 6 (8.45%) Supplier Management
10 6 (8.45%) Continuous Improvement
11 5 (7.04%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (5.63%) SQL
Qualifications
1 21 (29.58%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (16.90%) CCNA
3 4 (5.63%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (4.23%) MCP
4 3 (4.23%) MCDST
4 3 (4.23%) MCITP
4 3 (4.23%) CCNP
5 1 (1.41%) CCDA
5 1 (1.41%) CCDP
5 1 (1.41%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.41%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.41%) Six Sigma Green Belt
5 1 (1.41%) MCSE
5 1 (1.41%) MCSA
5 1 (1.41%) CCIE
5 1 (1.41%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (1.41%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.41%) PMP
5 1 (1.41%) PMI Certification
5 1 (1.41%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (26.76%) SLA
2 10 (14.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (9.86%) QA
System Software
1 22 (30.99%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (16.90%) Active Directory
3 6 (8.45%) vCloud
4 5 (7.04%) VMware ESX
5 3 (4.23%) Hyper-V
6 2 (2.82%) XenApp
6 2 (2.82%) ISA Server
7 1 (1.41%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 1 (1.41%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (9.86%) SCCM
2 1 (1.41%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 45 (63.38%) VMware
2 44 (61.97%) Cisco
3 42 (59.15%) Microsoft
4 30 (42.25%) Citrix
5 15 (21.13%) Dell
6 10 (14.08%) Juniper
7 5 (7.04%) CheckPoint
8 2 (2.82%) EMC
8 2 (2.82%) NetApp
8 2 (2.82%) HP
9 1 (1.41%) Business Objects
9 1 (1.41%) Cognos
9 1 (1.41%) Lotus
9 1 (1.41%) Apple
9 1 (1.41%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (1.41%) WatchGuard
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,500 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
South Yorkshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: Excellent Salary+Bens
Posted: 22 days ago