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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 64 46 69
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +23
Permanent jobs citing WAN 15 46 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 1.97% 4.43% 2.28%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.15% 30.87% 11.70%
Number of salaries quoted 15 33 11
Average salary £37,500 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.63% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £30,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £60,000 £47,450
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +10.66%
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
106 149 188
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 13.93% 14.34% 19.50%
Number of salaries quoted 93 111 144
Average salary £42,000 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £29,650 £21,750
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £48,000 £52,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 29 April 2016.

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 29 April 2016. 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 -11 9 £39,000 -6.02% 4
Doncaster +2 5 £37,500 -9.63%
Barnsley - 3 £55,000 -
Rotherham -6 2 £20,000 -31.03%
WAN
Yorkshire

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 18 (94.74%) LAN
2 11 (57.89%) Cisco
3 10 (52.63%) Firewall
4 9 (47.37%) Cisco Certification
5 8 (42.11%) CCNA
5 8 (42.11%) VMware
6 7 (36.84%) VMware Infrastructure
6 7 (36.84%) VPN
6 7 (36.84%) ITIL
7 6 (31.58%) Microsoft
7 6 (31.58%) Active Directory
7 6 (31.58%) CheckPoint
8 5 (26.32%) SLA
8 5 (26.32%) Windows
9 4 (21.05%) MS Excel
9 4 (21.05%) Project Management
9 4 (21.05%) Service Management
9 4 (21.05%) Citrix
9 4 (21.05%) Service Delivery
9 4 (21.05%) Wireless
9 4 (21.05%) Skype for Business
9 4 (21.05%) Data Centre
9 4 (21.05%) Infrastructure Transformation
10 3 (15.79%) Presales
10 3 (15.79%) Network Security
10 3 (15.79%) Cisco ASA
10 3 (15.79%) Hyper-V
10 3 (15.79%) MPLS
10 3 (15.79%) SAN
10 3 (15.79%) DNS

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 4 (21.05%) Skype for Business
2 3 (15.79%) MS Exchange
3 2 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (10.53%) IIS
3 2 (10.53%) SharePoint
4 1 (5.26%) Apache
4 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (5.26%) nginx
4 1 (5.26%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (21.05%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (10.53%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 18 (94.74%) LAN
2 10 (52.63%) Firewall
3 7 (36.84%) VPN
4 4 (21.05%) Wireless
5 3 (15.79%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (15.79%) DHCP
5 3 (15.79%) DNS
5 3 (15.79%) MPLS
5 3 (15.79%) Network Security
5 3 (15.79%) SAN
6 2 (10.53%) Broadband
6 2 (10.53%) Internet
6 2 (10.53%) IPsec
6 2 (10.53%) Skype
6 2 (10.53%) TCP/IP
6 2 (10.53%) VoIP
6 2 (10.53%) WebEx
6 2 (10.53%) WLAN
7 1 (5.26%) Cisco PIX
7 1 (5.26%) Junos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.53%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.26%) MySQL
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Git (software)
1 1 (5.26%) Jenkins
1 1 (5.26%) Octopus Deploy
1 1 (5.26%) Subversion
1 1 (5.26%) TeamCity
General
1 1 (5.26%) Games
Job Titles
1 4 (21.05%) Delivery Manager
1 4 (21.05%) IT Engineer
1 4 (21.05%) Network Engineer
1 4 (21.05%) Service Manager
1 4 (21.05%) Services Delivery Manager
2 3 (15.79%) Infrastructure Support
2 3 (15.79%) IT Support
3 2 (10.53%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Cisco Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Consultant
3 2 (10.53%) IT Assistant
3 2 (10.53%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) IT Support Assistant
3 2 (10.53%) IT Support Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Senior IT Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Senior Network Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Support Assistant
3 2 (10.53%) Support Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Technical Consultant
3 2 (10.53%) Technical Infrastructure Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) LAMP
1 1 (5.26%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.26%) Blackberry
2 1 (5.26%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.26%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 1 (5.26%) Driving Licence
2 1 (5.26%) HP Storage
2 1 (5.26%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.26%) PlayStation
2 1 (5.26%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 5 (26.32%) Windows
2 2 (10.53%) Linux
2 2 (10.53%) Windows Server
2 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (5.26%) Debian
3 1 (5.26%) Windows 7
3 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (36.84%) ITIL
2 4 (21.05%) Infrastructure Transformation
2 4 (21.05%) Project Management
2 4 (21.05%) Service Delivery
2 4 (21.05%) Service Management
3 3 (15.79%) Presales
4 2 (10.53%) High Availability
4 2 (10.53%) Identity Access Management
4 2 (10.53%) Infrastructure Management
4 2 (10.53%) Migration
4 2 (10.53%) PRINCE2
5 1 (5.26%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (5.26%) Change Control
5 1 (5.26%) Configuration Management
5 1 (5.26%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (5.26%) Data Protection
5 1 (5.26%) Information Security
5 1 (5.26%) Mobile Device Management
5 1 (5.26%) Penetration Testing
5 1 (5.26%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.26%) Bash Shell
1 1 (5.26%) Perl
1 1 (5.26%) PowerShell
1 1 (5.26%) Python
1 1 (5.26%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (47.37%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (42.11%) CCNA
3 3 (15.79%) CCNP
4 2 (10.53%) CCSA
4 2 (10.53%) CCSE
4 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (5.26%) CCDA
5 1 (5.26%) CCDP
5 1 (5.26%) MCITP
5 1 (5.26%) MCSA
5 1 (5.26%) MCSE
5 1 (5.26%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (26.32%) SLA
2 2 (10.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (5.26%) ISO 14001
3 1 (5.26%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 7 (36.84%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (31.58%) Active Directory
3 3 (15.79%) Hyper-V
4 2 (10.53%) vSphere
4 2 (10.53%) XenApp
5 1 (5.26%) BIND 9
5 1 (5.26%) qmail
5 1 (5.26%) Shibboleth
5 1 (5.26%) Varnish
5 1 (5.26%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) Backup Exec
1 1 (5.26%) Nagios
1 1 (5.26%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (5.26%) Pingdom
1 1 (5.26%) Puppet
1 1 (5.26%) SCCM
1 1 (5.26%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 11 (57.89%) Cisco
2 8 (42.11%) VMware
3 6 (31.58%) CheckPoint
3 6 (31.58%) Microsoft
4 4 (21.05%) Citrix
5 2 (10.53%) Avaya
5 2 (10.53%) Juniper
5 2 (10.53%) Mitel
6 1 (5.26%) arcserve
6 1 (5.26%) CA
6 1 (5.26%) HP
6 1 (5.26%) New Relic
6 1 (5.26%) SolarWinds
6 1 (5.26%) Sophos
6 1 (5.26%) Veeam
6 1 (5.26%) WatchGuard
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Dixons Carphone
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Sheffield
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £22000 - £27000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago