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

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 47 63 56
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -7
Permanent jobs citing WAN 45 20 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 4.34% 2.16% 2.61%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 29.41% 12.12% 15.70%
Number of salaries quoted 33 11 19
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% -15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £49,250 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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
153 165 121
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 14.74% 17.78% 16.62%
Number of salaries quoted 113 129 94
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% +2.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,650 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,950 £55,000 £48,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

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 5 May 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 5 May 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 +9 27 £41,500 -2.35% 2
Doncaster 0 12 £41,500 +9.21% 1
Rotherham +15 8 £29,000 -
WAN
Yorkshire

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 80 (100.00%) LAN
2 43 (53.75%) Cisco
3 40 (50.00%) VMware
4 36 (45.00%) Firewall
5 32 (40.00%) Citrix
5 32 (40.00%) ITIL
6 30 (37.50%) Windows
7 29 (36.25%) SAN
8 27 (33.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 26 (32.50%) Microsoft
10 25 (31.25%) Cisco Certification
11 21 (26.25%) VMware Infrastructure
12 20 (25.00%) CCNA
12 20 (25.00%) VPN
13 18 (22.50%) Active Directory
14 16 (20.00%) Network Security
14 16 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
15 15 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
15 15 (18.75%) Zachman Framework
15 15 (18.75%) TOGAF
15 15 (18.75%) Microsoft Certification
15 15 (18.75%) PRINCE2
15 15 (18.75%) Waterfall
16 14 (17.50%) Project Management
16 14 (17.50%) Windows Server 2003
17 13 (16.25%) MCSE
17 13 (16.25%) Supplier Management
17 13 (16.25%) Line Management
18 12 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
18 12 (15.00%) NAS

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 12 (15.00%) SharePoint
2 5 (6.25%) MS Exchange
3 4 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (2.50%) IIS
5 1 (1.25%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.25%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 11 (13.75%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.75%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 8 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (3.75%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 80 (100.00%) LAN
2 36 (45.00%) Firewall
3 29 (36.25%) SAN
4 20 (25.00%) VPN
5 16 (20.00%) Network Security
6 12 (15.00%) VoIP
6 12 (15.00%) NAS
6 12 (15.00%) MPLS
7 6 (7.50%) Cisco ASA
7 6 (7.50%) IPsec
8 5 (6.25%) Wireless
9 3 (3.75%) DHCP
9 3 (3.75%) TCP/IP
9 3 (3.75%) DNS
10 2 (2.50%) Internet
10 2 (2.50%) VLAN
10 2 (2.50%) PABX
11 1 (1.25%) Unified Communications
11 1 (1.25%) Cisco IPT
11 1 (1.25%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.25%) QlikView
General
1 5 (6.25%) Local Government
2 4 (5.00%) Telecoms
2 4 (5.00%) Finance
3 2 (2.50%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.25%) Electronics
4 1 (1.25%) Marketing
4 1 (1.25%) Law
4 1 (1.25%) Legal
Job Titles
1 25 (31.25%) Architect
2 20 (25.00%) Solutions Architect
3 16 (20.00%) Network Engineer
4 11 (13.75%) Systems Engineer
5 9 (11.25%) Infrastructure Manager
6 7 (8.75%) IT Infrastructure Manager
7 6 (7.50%) Network Architect
8 3 (3.75%) Monitoring Engineer
8 3 (3.75%) Network Monitoring Engineer
8 3 (3.75%) Infrastructure Architect
8 3 (3.75%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 3 (3.75%) Project Manager
8 3 (3.75%) Analyst
8 3 (3.75%) Support Engineer
8 3 (3.75%) 3rd Line Support
8 3 (3.75%) Service Analyst
8 3 (3.75%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 3 (3.75%) Service Desk Analyst
9 2 (2.50%) Senior Project Manager
9 2 (2.50%) IT Manager
Miscellaneous
1 12 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (13.75%) Replication
2 11 (13.75%) Clustering
3 2 (2.50%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.25%) DTV
4 1 (1.25%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.25%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.25%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 30 (37.50%) Windows
2 14 (17.50%) Windows Server 2003
3 8 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (5.00%) Windows Vista
6 1 (1.25%) Solaris
6 1 (1.25%) Linux
6 1 (1.25%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (40.00%) ITIL
2 16 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 15 (18.75%) Zachman Framework
3 15 (18.75%) TOGAF
3 15 (18.75%) Waterfall
3 15 (18.75%) PRINCE2
3 15 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (17.50%) Project Management
5 13 (16.25%) Supplier Management
5 13 (16.25%) Line Management
6 9 (11.25%) Mentoring
6 9 (11.25%) Continuous Improvement
6 9 (11.25%) Service Delivery
7 8 (10.00%) People Management
8 7 (8.75%) Coaching
8 7 (8.75%) Business Intelligence
9 6 (7.50%) Information Security
9 6 (7.50%) Cyber Security
9 6 (7.50%) Performance Management
9 6 (7.50%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 25 (31.25%) Cisco Certification
2 20 (25.00%) CCNA
3 15 (18.75%) Microsoft Certification
4 13 (16.25%) MCSE
5 11 (13.75%) ITIL Certification
6 7 (8.75%) CCNP
7 6 (7.50%) CCDP
8 2 (2.50%) MCP
8 2 (2.50%) MCSA
9 1 (1.25%) CCA
9 1 (1.25%) Citrix Certification
9 1 (1.25%) PMP
9 1 (1.25%) PMI Certification
9 1 (1.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (1.25%) MCDST
9 1 (1.25%) MCITP
9 1 (1.25%) Degree
9 1 (1.25%) Six Sigma Green Belt
9 1 (1.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (33.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 12 (15.00%) SLA
3 4 (5.00%) QA
4 1 (1.25%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 21 (26.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (22.50%) Active Directory
3 2 (2.50%) vCloud
4 1 (1.25%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 1 (1.25%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.25%) vSphere
Vendors
1 43 (53.75%) Cisco
2 40 (50.00%) VMware
3 32 (40.00%) Citrix
4 26 (32.50%) Microsoft
5 6 (7.50%) WatchGuard
6 3 (3.75%) Dell
6 3 (3.75%) Juniper
7 1 (1.25%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (1.25%) Websense
7 1 (1.25%) BT
7 1 (1.25%) EMC
7 1 (1.25%) Business Objects
7 1 (1.25%) SAP
7 1 (1.25%) Cognos
Sheffield
Capita - ITIN
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Doncaster
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
South Yorkshire
Real Staffing
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 25 days ago