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 30 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 53 46 56
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +10
Permanent jobs citing WAN 40 23 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 4.21% 3.38% 2.68%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 23.53% 22.12% 13.17%
Number of salaries quoted 29 15 22
Average salary £55,000 £42,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.41% +26.86%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £18,100 £19,100
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,000 £42,050
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +5.26%
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
170 104 205
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 17.89% 15.27% 20.32%
Number of salaries quoted 135 70 162
Average salary £50,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £19,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £51,250
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 30 October 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 30 October 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 -14 30 £55,000 +29.41% 3
Doncaster +5 6 - - 2
Barnsley - 2 £22,000 - 2
WAN
Yorkshire

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 October 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 47 (95.92%) LAN
2 32 (65.31%) Cisco
2 32 (65.31%) Microsoft
3 30 (61.22%) VMware
4 22 (44.90%) Windows
5 19 (38.78%) Citrix
6 17 (34.69%) Firewall
7 16 (32.65%) SAN
7 16 (32.65%) ITIL
7 16 (32.65%) MS Excel
7 16 (32.65%) VMware Infrastructure
8 15 (30.61%) Zachman Framework
8 15 (30.61%) TOGAF
8 15 (30.61%) Enterprise Architecture
9 14 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
10 13 (26.53%) Agile Software Development
10 13 (26.53%) Waterfall
11 12 (24.49%) Dell
12 11 (22.45%) SharePoint
12 11 (22.45%) NAS
13 10 (20.41%) SLA
14 9 (18.37%) DNS
14 9 (18.37%) CCNA
14 9 (18.37%) MS Exchange
15 8 (16.33%) Migration
15 8 (16.33%) Windows Server 2008
15 8 (16.33%) VPN
15 8 (16.33%) DHCP
15 8 (16.33%) Active Directory
16 7 (14.29%) Project Management

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 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 11 (22.45%) SharePoint
2 9 (18.37%) MS Exchange
3 7 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007
4 6 (12.24%) IIS
5 5 (10.20%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (4.08%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (4.08%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (2.04%) Quickr
7 1 (2.04%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 16 (32.65%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.04%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 7 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
1 7 (14.29%) Office 365
2 5 (10.20%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (2.04%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 47 (95.92%) LAN
2 17 (34.69%) Firewall
3 16 (32.65%) SAN
4 11 (22.45%) NAS
5 9 (18.37%) DNS
6 8 (16.33%) DHCP
6 8 (16.33%) VPN
7 7 (14.29%) Wireless
8 6 (12.24%) MPLS
9 2 (4.08%) IPsec
9 2 (4.08%) Cisco ASA
10 1 (2.04%) Unified Communications
10 1 (2.04%) Fibre Channel
10 1 (2.04%) HSRP
10 1 (2.04%) SSH
10 1 (2.04%) Cisco ICM
10 1 (2.04%) VLAN
10 1 (2.04%) Cisco IOS
10 1 (2.04%) Cisco PIX
10 1 (2.04%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.20%) SQL Server
2 4 (8.16%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (6.12%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 3 (6.12%) Finance
2 1 (2.04%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.04%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 20 (40.82%) Architect
2 15 (30.61%) Solutions Architect
3 9 (18.37%) Infrastructure Architect
4 8 (16.33%) Network Engineer
5 6 (12.24%) Project Manager
5 6 (12.24%) Network Monitoring Engineer
5 6 (12.24%) Monitoring Engineer
6 5 (10.20%) Systems Engineer
6 5 (10.20%) Senior Systems Engineer
7 4 (8.16%) 2nd Line Support
7 4 (8.16%) Technical Architect
7 4 (8.16%) Support Engineer
7 4 (8.16%) Technical Design Architect
8 3 (6.12%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
8 3 (6.12%) Infrastructure Manager
8 3 (6.12%) Network Support
8 3 (6.12%) Infrastructure Project Manager
8 3 (6.12%) Desktop Support
9 2 (4.08%) Analyst
9 2 (4.08%) Senior Manager
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.16%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.04%) CLARiiON
2 1 (2.04%) Clustering
2 1 (2.04%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 22 (44.90%) Windows
2 8 (16.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (12.24%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (10.20%) Linux
4 5 (10.20%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (6.12%) Windows 7
6 2 (4.08%) Windows Vista
7 1 (2.04%) Windows XP
7 1 (2.04%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (32.65%) ITIL
2 15 (30.61%) Zachman Framework
2 15 (30.61%) TOGAF
2 15 (30.61%) Enterprise Architecture
3 13 (26.53%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (26.53%) Waterfall
4 8 (16.33%) Migration
5 7 (14.29%) PRINCE2
5 7 (14.29%) Project Management
6 6 (12.24%) Configuration Management
6 6 (12.24%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (12.24%) ITIL V3
6 6 (12.24%) Network Monitoring
6 6 (12.24%) Mentoring
6 6 (12.24%) Coaching
6 6 (12.24%) Incident Management
7 5 (10.20%) Supplier Management
7 5 (10.20%) Service Delivery
8 4 (8.16%) People Management
8 4 (8.16%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.12%) SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (18.37%) CCNA
3 3 (6.12%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (6.12%) CCNP
4 2 (4.08%) CCIE
4 2 (4.08%) MCP
4 2 (4.08%) MCDST
4 2 (4.08%) MCITP
5 1 (2.04%) SC Cleared
5 1 (2.04%) Security Cleared
5 1 (2.04%) CCDA
5 1 (2.04%) CCDP
5 1 (2.04%) MCSE
5 1 (2.04%) MCSA
5 1 (2.04%) CCSA
5 1 (2.04%) CCSE
5 1 (2.04%) JNCIP
5 1 (2.04%) JNCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (20.41%) SLA
2 5 (10.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (6.12%) QA
System Software
1 16 (32.65%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (16.33%) Active Directory
3 5 (10.20%) VMware ESX
3 5 (10.20%) vCloud
4 2 (4.08%) ISA Server
4 2 (4.08%) Hyper-V
4 2 (4.08%) XenApp
5 1 (2.04%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (14.29%) SCCM
2 1 (2.04%) Cisco UCCX
2 1 (2.04%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (2.04%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 32 (65.31%) Cisco
1 32 (65.31%) Microsoft
2 30 (61.22%) VMware
3 19 (38.78%) Citrix
4 12 (24.49%) Dell
5 7 (14.29%) Juniper
6 5 (10.20%) CheckPoint
7 2 (4.08%) NetApp
7 2 (4.08%) EMC
7 2 (4.08%) HP
8 1 (2.04%) Lotus
8 1 (2.04%) Apple
Sheffield
Capita - ITPS
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 3 hours ago
Doncaster, South Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £22000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Sheffield
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Barnsley, South Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £27000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Sheffield
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £20000.00 - £27000.00 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago