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 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 46 41 66
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +25
Permanent jobs citing WAN 51 25 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 5.21% 3.61% 2.16%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 27.72% 27.78% 10.34%
Number of salaries quoted 37 18 17
Average salary £55,000 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.41% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £18,550 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £44,000 £41,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +2.63%
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
184 90 203
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 18.81% 13.01% 20.84%
Number of salaries quoted 148 62 164
Average salary £50,000 £38,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.87% +1.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £19,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £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 21 November 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 21 November 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 -10 37 £55,000 +29.41% 6
Doncaster - 8 - - 2
Barnsley - 2 £22,000 -
WAN
Yorkshire

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 60 (96.77%) LAN
2 41 (66.13%) Cisco
3 40 (64.52%) Microsoft
3 40 (64.52%) VMware
4 30 (48.39%) Windows
5 26 (41.94%) Citrix
6 24 (38.71%) Firewall
7 22 (35.48%) ITIL
8 20 (32.26%) MS Excel
8 20 (32.26%) Cisco Certification
8 20 (32.26%) SAN
8 20 (32.26%) VMware Infrastructure
9 18 (29.03%) SLA
9 18 (29.03%) Zachman Framework
9 18 (29.03%) TOGAF
9 18 (29.03%) Enterprise Architecture
10 16 (25.81%) Agile Software Development
10 16 (25.81%) Waterfall
11 14 (22.58%) Dell
12 13 (20.97%) SharePoint
12 13 (20.97%) NAS
13 11 (17.74%) CCNA
13 11 (17.74%) PRINCE2
13 11 (17.74%) Wireless
13 11 (17.74%) Migration
14 10 (16.13%) VPN
14 10 (16.13%) Active Directory
14 10 (16.13%) Windows Server 2003
14 10 (16.13%) Windows Server 2008
15 9 (14.52%) Juniper

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 (20.97%) SharePoint
2 9 (14.52%) MS Exchange
3 7 (11.29%) Exchange Server 2007
4 6 (9.68%) IIS
5 5 (8.06%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (1.61%) Quickr
7 1 (1.61%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 20 (32.26%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.23%) MS Office
3 1 (1.61%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 8 (12.90%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (11.29%) Office 365
3 5 (8.06%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.61%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 60 (96.77%) LAN
2 24 (38.71%) Firewall
3 20 (32.26%) SAN
4 13 (20.97%) NAS
5 11 (17.74%) Wireless
6 10 (16.13%) VPN
7 9 (14.52%) DNS
8 8 (12.90%) DHCP
9 6 (9.68%) MPLS
10 3 (4.84%) VoIP
11 2 (3.23%) IPsec
11 2 (3.23%) Cisco ASA
12 1 (1.61%) Unified Communications
12 1 (1.61%) Fibre Channel
12 1 (1.61%) HSRP
12 1 (1.61%) IP Telephony
12 1 (1.61%) SSH
12 1 (1.61%) Cisco ICM
12 1 (1.61%) VLAN
12 1 (1.61%) Cisco IPT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (8.06%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.45%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (4.84%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 3 (4.84%) Finance
2 1 (1.61%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.61%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 25 (40.32%) Architect
2 18 (29.03%) Solutions Architect
3 12 (19.35%) Network Engineer
4 11 (17.74%) Infrastructure Architect
5 8 (12.90%) Network Monitoring Engineer
5 8 (12.90%) Monitoring Engineer
6 7 (11.29%) Systems Engineer
7 6 (9.68%) Project Manager
8 5 (8.06%) Technical Architect
8 5 (8.06%) Senior Systems Engineer
8 5 (8.06%) Technical Design Architect
9 4 (6.45%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
9 4 (6.45%) Support Engineer
9 4 (6.45%) 2nd Line Support
9 4 (6.45%) Analyst
10 3 (4.84%) Desktop Support
10 3 (4.84%) Infrastructure Project Manager
10 3 (4.84%) Infrastructure Manager
11 2 (3.23%) Network Support
11 2 (3.23%) Senior Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.68%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.84%) Clustering
3 2 (3.23%) Replication
4 1 (1.61%) CLARiiON
4 1 (1.61%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 30 (48.39%) Windows
2 10 (16.13%) Windows Server 2003
2 10 (16.13%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (11.29%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (8.06%) Linux
5 4 (6.45%) Windows Vista
6 3 (4.84%) Windows 7
7 1 (1.61%) Apple iOS
7 1 (1.61%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (35.48%) ITIL
2 18 (29.03%) Zachman Framework
2 18 (29.03%) TOGAF
2 18 (29.03%) Enterprise Architecture
3 16 (25.81%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (25.81%) Waterfall
4 11 (17.74%) PRINCE2
4 11 (17.74%) Migration
5 9 (14.52%) Project Management
6 8 (12.90%) Service Delivery
6 8 (12.90%) Configuration Management
6 8 (12.90%) ITIL V3
6 8 (12.90%) Incident Management
6 8 (12.90%) Network Monitoring
7 7 (11.29%) Mentoring
7 7 (11.29%) Coaching
7 7 (11.29%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (8.06%) People Management
8 5 (8.06%) Continuous Improvement
8 5 (8.06%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (4.84%) SQL
Qualifications
1 20 (32.26%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (17.74%) CCNA
3 3 (4.84%) CCNP
3 3 (4.84%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (3.23%) MCP
4 2 (3.23%) MCDST
4 2 (3.23%) MCITP
5 1 (1.61%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.61%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.61%) CCDA
5 1 (1.61%) CCDP
5 1 (1.61%) MCSE
5 1 (1.61%) MCSA
5 1 (1.61%) CCIE
5 1 (1.61%) CCSA
5 1 (1.61%) CCSE
5 1 (1.61%) JNCIP
5 1 (1.61%) JNCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (29.03%) SLA
2 7 (11.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (11.29%) QA
System Software
1 20 (32.26%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (16.13%) Active Directory
3 5 (8.06%) VMware ESX
3 5 (8.06%) vCloud
4 2 (3.23%) ISA Server
4 2 (3.23%) Hyper-V
4 2 (3.23%) XenApp
5 1 (1.61%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (11.29%) SCCM
2 1 (1.61%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 41 (66.13%) Cisco
2 40 (64.52%) Microsoft
2 40 (64.52%) VMware
3 26 (41.94%) Citrix
4 14 (22.58%) Dell
5 9 (14.52%) Juniper
6 5 (8.06%) CheckPoint
7 2 (3.23%) NetApp
7 2 (3.23%) EMC
7 2 (3.23%) HP
8 1 (1.61%) Lotus
8 1 (1.61%) Apple
Sheffield
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £32000.00 - £35500.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Mexborough, South Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Pension, Bonus, Health
Posted: 2 days ago
South Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Head Resourcing
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + pension, healthcare etc
Posted: 5 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Doncaster
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £22000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
Sheffield
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago