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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WAN over the 3 months to 29 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 52 64 69
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +5
Permanent jobs citing WAN 18 28 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 2.76% 2.96% 1.58%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.14% 16.87% 8.48%
Number of salaries quoted 18 20 8
Median salary £34,250 £41,500 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-17.46% +0.60%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,150 £36,100 £38,200
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £70,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
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
137 166 165
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 20.98% 17.53% 18.64%
Number of salaries quoted 113 137 143
Median salary £37,500 £36,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £28,200 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £56,114 £68,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

WAN
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

The demand trend of job ads across the South Yorkshire region citing WAN as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 June 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WAN within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 29 June 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Barnsley - 7 £55,000 -
Sheffield +9 5 £30,000 -27.71%
Doncaster +9 4 £28,875 -30.42%
Rotherham - 2 £20,000 -
WAN
Yorkshire

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 June 2016, IT jobs citing WAN also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South Yorkshire region with a requirement for WAN.

1 25 (92.59%) LAN
2 16 (59.26%) Firewall
3 15 (55.56%) Cisco
4 13 (48.15%) Cisco Certification
4 13 (48.15%) CCNA
5 11 (40.74%) Active Directory
6 10 (37.04%) Windows
6 10 (37.04%) CheckPoint
6 10 (37.04%) Wireless
7 8 (29.63%) Internet
8 7 (25.93%) Microsoft
8 7 (25.93%) CCNP
8 7 (25.93%) MS Exchange
8 7 (25.93%) ITIL
8 7 (25.93%) VPN
8 7 (25.93%) VMware
8 7 (25.93%) CCSA
8 7 (25.93%) CCSE
8 7 (25.93%) High Availability
8 7 (25.93%) Identity Access Management
8 7 (25.93%) Windows Server
9 6 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2010
9 6 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
9 6 (22.22%) DNS
9 6 (22.22%) DHCP
10 5 (18.52%) SAN
10 5 (18.52%) VMware Infrastructure
10 5 (18.52%) SLA
11 4 (14.81%) Infrastructure Transformation
11 4 (14.81%) Windows Server 2012

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 7 (25.93%) MS Exchange
2 6 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (14.81%) IIS
3 4 (14.81%) SharePoint
4 3 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (7.41%) Skype for Business
6 1 (3.70%) Apache
6 1 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (3.70%) nginx
6 1 (3.70%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (14.81%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (7.41%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 25 (92.59%) LAN
2 16 (59.26%) Firewall
3 10 (37.04%) Wireless
4 8 (29.63%) Internet
5 7 (25.93%) VPN
6 6 (22.22%) DHCP
6 6 (22.22%) DNS
7 5 (18.52%) SAN
8 3 (11.11%) TCP/IP
9 2 (7.41%) Broadband
9 2 (7.41%) Cisco ASA
9 2 (7.41%) MPLS
9 2 (7.41%) Network Security
9 2 (7.41%) VoIP
9 2 (7.41%) WLAN
10 1 (3.70%) HTTP
10 1 (3.70%) IPsec
10 1 (3.70%) OpenLDAP
10 1 (3.70%) PABX
10 1 (3.70%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (14.81%) SQL Server
2 3 (11.11%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (3.70%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Git (software)
1 1 (3.70%) Jenkins
1 1 (3.70%) Octopus Deploy
1 1 (3.70%) Subversion
1 1 (3.70%) TeamCity
General
1 1 (3.70%) Games
1 1 (3.70%) Manufacturing
1 1 (3.70%) Retail
1 1 (3.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (33.33%) IT Engineer
1 9 (33.33%) Network Engineer
2 7 (25.93%) Cisco Engineer
2 7 (25.93%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 7 (25.93%) Senior Cisco Engineer
2 7 (25.93%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
2 7 (25.93%) Senior IT Engineer
2 7 (25.93%) Senior Network Engineer
3 5 (18.52%) Infrastructure Support
4 4 (14.81%) Delivery Manager
4 4 (14.81%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (14.81%) Service Manager
4 4 (14.81%) Services Delivery Manager
5 3 (11.11%) Analyst
5 3 (11.11%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 3 (11.11%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
5 3 (11.11%) IT Support
5 3 (11.11%) Support Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) IT Support Assistant
6 2 (7.41%) IT Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.70%) LAMP
1 1 (3.70%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.11%) HP Storage
2 2 (7.41%) Computer Science
2 2 (7.41%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.70%) Blackberry
3 1 (3.70%) Clustering
3 1 (3.70%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 1 (3.70%) Driving Licence
3 1 (3.70%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.70%) PlayStation
3 1 (3.70%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 10 (37.04%) Windows
2 7 (25.93%) Windows Server
3 6 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (14.81%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (14.81%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (11.11%) Windows 7
6 2 (7.41%) Linux
7 1 (3.70%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (25.93%) High Availability
1 7 (25.93%) Identity Access Management
1 7 (25.93%) ITIL
2 4 (14.81%) Infrastructure Transformation
2 4 (14.81%) Project Management
2 4 (14.81%) Service Delivery
2 4 (14.81%) Service Management
3 3 (11.11%) Capacity Planning
3 3 (11.11%) Change Control
3 3 (11.11%) Migration
3 3 (11.11%) Network Management
3 3 (11.11%) Network Optimisation
4 2 (7.41%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (7.41%) Kalman Filter
4 2 (7.41%) Mentoring
5 1 (3.70%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (3.70%) Configuration Management
5 1 (3.70%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (3.70%) Information Security
5 1 (3.70%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.70%) Bash Shell
1 1 (3.70%) Perl
1 1 (3.70%) PowerShell
1 1 (3.70%) Python
1 1 (3.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (48.15%) CCNA
1 13 (48.15%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (25.93%) CCNP
2 7 (25.93%) CCSA
2 7 (25.93%) CCSE
3 3 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (7.41%) Degree
4 2 (7.41%) MCSA
5 1 (3.70%) MCITP
5 1 (3.70%) MCSE
5 1 (3.70%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (18.52%) SLA
2 2 (7.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (3.70%) ISO 14001
3 1 (3.70%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 11 (40.74%) Active Directory
2 5 (18.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (14.81%) Hyper-V
4 2 (7.41%) vSphere
4 2 (7.41%) XenApp
5 1 (3.70%) BIND 9
5 1 (3.70%) qmail
5 1 (3.70%) Shibboleth
5 1 (3.70%) Varnish
5 1 (3.70%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1 (3.70%) Backup Exec
1 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Clustering
1 1 (3.70%) Nagios
1 1 (3.70%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (3.70%) Pingdom
1 1 (3.70%) Puppet
1 1 (3.70%) SCCM
Vendors
1 15 (55.56%) Cisco
2 10 (37.04%) CheckPoint
3 7 (25.93%) Microsoft
3 7 (25.93%) VMware
4 3 (11.11%) arcserve
4 3 (11.11%) CA
4 3 (11.11%) HP
5 2 (7.41%) Citrix
5 2 (7.41%) Mitel
6 1 (3.70%) Juniper
6 1 (3.70%) New Relic
6 1 (3.70%) Sage
6 1 (3.70%) Sophos
6 1 (3.70%) Veeam
6 1 (3.70%) WatchGuard