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 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 61 73 59
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -14
Permanent jobs citing WAN 22 7 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 2.47% 0.77% 1.51%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.84% 4.73% 8.33%
Number of salaries quoted 15 7 8
Average salary £55,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.41% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,400 £36,300 £18,500
10% offered a salary of more than £73,000 £53,000 £45,800
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
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
159 148 132
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 17.85% 16.26% 18.08%
Number of salaries quoted 134 131 114
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +13.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £21,600
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £49,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -

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 28 July 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 28 July 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 +8 17 £48,500 +4.86% 5
Doncaster - 2 - - 1
Rotherham +7 1 £55,000 +103.70% 1
WAN
Yorkshire

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 69 (98.57%) LAN
2 36 (51.43%) Cisco
3 29 (41.43%) ITIL
3 29 (41.43%) Firewall
4 25 (35.71%) Cisco Certification
4 25 (35.71%) SAN
5 24 (34.29%) CCNA
6 22 (31.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 21 (30.00%) VMware
8 18 (25.71%) Microsoft
8 18 (25.71%) Windows
9 17 (24.29%) Network Security
10 16 (22.86%) Citrix
10 16 (22.86%) Microsoft Certification
11 14 (20.00%) Active Directory
11 14 (20.00%) MCSE
11 14 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
11 14 (20.00%) Supplier Management
11 14 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
11 14 (20.00%) NAS
12 13 (18.57%) MPLS
13 12 (17.14%) CCNP
14 11 (15.71%) VPN
14 11 (15.71%) ITIL Certification
15 10 (14.29%) Zachman Framework
15 10 (14.29%) TOGAF
15 10 (14.29%) SharePoint
15 10 (14.29%) SQL
15 10 (14.29%) Enterprise Architecture
15 10 (14.29%) Waterfall

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 10 (14.29%) SharePoint
2 7 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 7 (10.00%) MS Exchange
3 6 (8.57%) IIS
4 4 (5.71%) Apache
4 4 (5.71%) Tomcat
4 4 (5.71%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 4 (5.71%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.43%) Oracle Coherence
5 1 (1.43%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 5 (7.14%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.29%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.43%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.43%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (1.43%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 7 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.43%) Office 365
2 1 (1.43%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 69 (98.57%) LAN
2 29 (41.43%) Firewall
3 25 (35.71%) SAN
4 17 (24.29%) Network Security
5 14 (20.00%) NAS
6 13 (18.57%) MPLS
7 11 (15.71%) VPN
8 7 (10.00%) HTTP
8 7 (10.00%) VoIP
9 6 (8.57%) TCP/IP
10 5 (7.14%) Cisco ASA
10 5 (7.14%) Internet
11 4 (5.71%) Intrusion Detection
11 4 (5.71%) IPsec
11 4 (5.71%) DHCP
11 4 (5.71%) DNS
11 4 (5.71%) Multicast
11 4 (5.71%) FCoE
11 4 (5.71%) Fibre Channel
12 3 (4.29%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.71%) SQL Server
1 4 (5.71%) DB2
1 4 (5.71%) OLAP
1 4 (5.71%) OLTP
1 4 (5.71%) Oracle OLAP
2 3 (4.29%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.43%) Hadoop
3 1 (1.43%) HBase
General
1 7 (10.00%) Finance
2 5 (7.14%) Local Government
3 3 (4.29%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.43%) Marketing
4 1 (1.43%) Electronics
4 1 (1.43%) Law
4 1 (1.43%) Legal
4 1 (1.43%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.43%) Retail
Job Titles
1 24 (34.29%) Architect
2 21 (30.00%) Solutions Architect
3 11 (15.71%) Infrastructure Manager
4 8 (11.43%) Network Architect
4 8 (11.43%) IT Infrastructure Manager
5 7 (10.00%) Network Engineer
6 6 (8.57%) Analyst
7 5 (7.14%) Project Manager
8 4 (5.71%) Systems Engineer
9 3 (4.29%) IT Security Analyst
9 3 (4.29%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
9 3 (4.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 3 (4.29%) 2nd Line Support
9 3 (4.29%) Senior Manager
9 3 (4.29%) Support Analyst
9 3 (4.29%) Support Engineer
9 3 (4.29%) Security Analyst
9 3 (4.29%) Infrastructure Architect
9 3 (4.29%) Senior Project Manager
10 2 (2.86%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.71%) Middleware
2 1 (1.43%) Ultra Messaging
2 1 (1.43%) Rendezvous
2 1 (1.43%) XML
2 1 (1.43%) XSLT
2 1 (1.43%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (5.71%) Replication
2 4 (5.71%) Clustering
2 4 (5.71%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 3 (4.29%) Data Centre
3 3 (4.29%) Visualisation
4 2 (2.86%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.86%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.43%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.43%) FMCG
5 1 (1.43%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.43%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 18 (25.71%) Windows
2 9 (12.86%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (5.71%) Windows 7
6 2 (2.86%) Solaris
6 2 (2.86%) Linux
7 1 (1.43%) Apple iOS
7 1 (1.43%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (41.43%) ITIL
2 14 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (20.00%) Supplier Management
3 10 (14.29%) Zachman Framework
3 10 (14.29%) TOGAF
3 10 (14.29%) Enterprise Architecture
3 10 (14.29%) Waterfall
4 9 (12.86%) Cyber Security
4 9 (12.86%) Service Delivery
5 8 (11.43%) Project Management
6 7 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 7 (10.00%) People Management
6 7 (10.00%) Information Security
7 6 (8.57%) PRINCE2
7 6 (8.57%) Line Management
7 6 (8.57%) Mentoring
8 5 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
8 5 (7.14%) Asset Management
9 4 (5.71%) Penetration Testing
9 4 (5.71%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (14.29%) SQL
2 1 (1.43%) Java
2 1 (1.43%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 25 (35.71%) Cisco Certification
2 24 (34.29%) CCNA
3 16 (22.86%) Microsoft Certification
4 14 (20.00%) MCSE
5 12 (17.14%) CCNP
6 11 (15.71%) ITIL Certification
7 8 (11.43%) CCDP
8 3 (4.29%) CISSP
8 3 (4.29%) MCSA
8 3 (4.29%) CEH
9 1 (1.43%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 1 (1.43%) Degree
9 1 (1.43%) A+ Certification
9 1 (1.43%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (31.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (5.71%) SLA
3 1 (1.43%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 14 (20.00%) Active Directory
1 14 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (5.71%) NFS
2 4 (5.71%) Oracle RAC
2 4 (5.71%) SRDF
3 1 (1.43%) Forefront TMG
3 1 (1.43%) vSphere
3 1 (1.43%) vCloud
3 1 (1.43%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (1.43%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 1 (1.43%) ISA Server
3 1 (1.43%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 2 (2.86%) SCCM
2 1 (1.43%) WSUS
2 1 (1.43%) SCOM
2 1 (1.43%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 36 (51.43%) Cisco
2 21 (30.00%) VMware
3 18 (25.71%) Microsoft
4 16 (22.86%) Citrix
5 4 (5.71%) Oracle
5 4 (5.71%) NetApp
5 4 (5.71%) IBM
5 4 (5.71%) HP
5 4 (5.71%) EMC
5 4 (5.71%) WatchGuard
6 3 (4.29%) ArcSight
6 3 (4.29%) Tripwire
7 2 (2.86%) BT
7 2 (2.86%) Websense
8 1 (1.43%) DataSynapse
8 1 (1.43%) Symantec
8 1 (1.43%) Apple
8 1 (1.43%) TIBCO
8 1 (1.43%) Intel
8 1 (1.43%) SAP
Sheffield
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £33000.00 - £36500.00 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Rotherham, South Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £25000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
WANdisco
Salary: From £23,000 to £27,000 per annum dependent on experience
Posted: 4 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
WANdisco
Salary: From £23,000 to £30,000 per annum dependent on experience
Posted: 4 days ago
Doncaster, South Yorkshire
Eden Lea UK Limited
Posted: 6 days ago