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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 63 73 60
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -13
Permanent jobs citing WAN 18 13 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 2.18% 1.32% 1.92%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.76% 7.74% 10.85%
Number of salaries quoted 13 12 7
Average salary £42,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.17% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,900 £22,500 £29,900
10% offered a salary of more than £69,000 £54,000 £50,400
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +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
153 168 129
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 18.50% 17.07% 17.72%
Number of salaries quoted 137 138 102
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +30.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £23,200
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £49,000 £64,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 4 September 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 4 September 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 +5 15 £38,500 -9.41% 5
Rotherham +5 1 £55,000 +103.70%
WAN
Yorkshire

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 48 (96.00%) LAN
2 24 (48.00%) Firewall
3 23 (46.00%) ITIL
4 22 (44.00%) Cisco
4 22 (44.00%) Cisco Certification
5 21 (42.00%) CCNA
6 16 (32.00%) Microsoft Certification
7 15 (30.00%) SAN
7 15 (30.00%) Supplier Management
7 15 (30.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 14 (28.00%) Network Security
9 13 (26.00%) Microsoft
10 12 (24.00%) MPLS
10 12 (24.00%) Windows
10 12 (24.00%) MCSE
11 11 (22.00%) ITIL Certification
12 10 (20.00%) VMware
12 10 (20.00%) SQL
12 10 (20.00%) CCNP
12 10 (20.00%) Active Directory
12 10 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
13 8 (16.00%) NAS
13 8 (16.00%) VMware Infrastructure
13 8 (16.00%) Windows Server 2012
13 8 (16.00%) Citrix
14 7 (14.00%) HTTP
14 7 (14.00%) Service Delivery
14 7 (14.00%) Agile Software Development
14 7 (14.00%) Cyber Security
15 6 (12.00%) Finance

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 5 (10.00%) IIS
1 5 (10.00%) MS Exchange
2 4 (8.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 4 (8.00%) Apache
2 4 (8.00%) Tomcat
2 4 (8.00%) SharePoint
2 4 (8.00%) WebSphere
2 4 (8.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.00%) Oracle Coherence
3 1 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (2.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 5 (10.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (6.00%) MS Visio
3 2 (4.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.00%) RMDS
1 1 (2.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (4.00%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (2.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 48 (96.00%) LAN
2 24 (48.00%) Firewall
3 15 (30.00%) SAN
4 14 (28.00%) Network Security
5 12 (24.00%) MPLS
6 8 (16.00%) NAS
7 7 (14.00%) HTTP
8 5 (10.00%) TCP/IP
8 5 (10.00%) DHCP
8 5 (10.00%) DNS
9 4 (8.00%) Internet
9 4 (8.00%) VoIP
9 4 (8.00%) FCoE
9 4 (8.00%) Fibre Channel
9 4 (8.00%) Multicast
10 3 (6.00%) iSCSI
10 3 (6.00%) Intrusion Detection
10 3 (6.00%) SMTP
10 3 (6.00%) VPN
11 2 (4.00%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (8.00%) DB2
1 4 (8.00%) OLAP
1 4 (8.00%) OLTP
1 4 (8.00%) Oracle OLAP
2 3 (6.00%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.00%) Hadoop
3 1 (2.00%) HBase
General
1 6 (12.00%) Finance
2 2 (4.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (4.00%) Local Government
3 1 (2.00%) Marketing
3 1 (2.00%) Electronics
3 1 (2.00%) Law
3 1 (2.00%) Legal
3 1 (2.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (28.00%) Architect
2 13 (26.00%) Infrastructure Manager
3 12 (24.00%) Solutions Architect
4 8 (16.00%) IT Infrastructure Manager
5 7 (14.00%) Project Manager
6 6 (12.00%) Analyst
6 6 (12.00%) Network Architect
7 4 (8.00%) Senior Manager
7 4 (8.00%) Senior Project Manager
8 3 (6.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
8 3 (6.00%) 2nd Line Support
8 3 (6.00%) Support Analyst
8 3 (6.00%) IT Security Analyst
8 3 (6.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
8 3 (6.00%) Security Analyst
9 2 (4.00%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
9 2 (4.00%) IT Project Manager
9 2 (4.00%) Infrastructure Architect
9 2 (4.00%) Network Support
9 2 (4.00%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.00%) Middleware
2 1 (2.00%) Ultra Messaging
2 1 (2.00%) HTML
2 1 (2.00%) XML
2 1 (2.00%) XSLT
2 1 (2.00%) Rendezvous
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.00%) Visualisation
1 3 (6.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 2 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.00%) Blackberry
3 1 (2.00%) DTV
3 1 (2.00%) Mainframe
3 1 (2.00%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 12 (24.00%) Windows
2 10 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (16.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (10.00%) Windows 7
4 5 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (2.00%) Windows Vista
5 1 (2.00%) Solaris
5 1 (2.00%) Linux
5 1 (2.00%) Apple iOS
5 1 (2.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (46.00%) ITIL
2 15 (30.00%) Supplier Management
3 7 (14.00%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (14.00%) Service Delivery
3 7 (14.00%) Cyber Security
4 5 (10.00%) Programme Management
4 5 (10.00%) Project Management
5 4 (8.00%) Information Security
5 4 (8.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (6.00%) PRINCE2
6 3 (6.00%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (6.00%) Zachman Framework
6 3 (6.00%) TOGAF
6 3 (6.00%) Web Development
6 3 (6.00%) Enterprise Architecture
6 3 (6.00%) Waterfall
6 3 (6.00%) SIEM
6 3 (6.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (6.00%) People Management
6 3 (6.00%) Malware Analysis
Programming Languages
1 10 (20.00%) SQL
2 1 (2.00%) Java
2 1 (2.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 22 (44.00%) Cisco Certification
2 21 (42.00%) CCNA
3 16 (32.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 12 (24.00%) MCSE
5 11 (22.00%) ITIL Certification
6 10 (20.00%) CCNP
7 6 (12.00%) CCDP
8 3 (6.00%) CISSP
8 3 (6.00%) CEH
9 2 (4.00%) MCSA
10 1 (2.00%) MCP
10 1 (2.00%) A+ Certification
10 1 (2.00%) MCTS
10 1 (2.00%) MCITP
10 1 (2.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (30.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (8.00%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 8 (16.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (8.00%) Oracle RAC
3 4 (8.00%) SRDF
3 4 (8.00%) NFS
4 2 (4.00%) Forefront TMG
4 2 (4.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 2 (4.00%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (2.00%) ISA Server
5 1 (2.00%) VMware ESX
5 1 (2.00%) XenApp
5 1 (2.00%) XenDesktop
5 1 (2.00%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 3 (6.00%) SCCM
2 2 (4.00%) SCOM
2 2 (4.00%) Backup Exec
2 2 (4.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 22 (44.00%) Cisco
2 13 (26.00%) Microsoft
3 10 (20.00%) VMware
4 8 (16.00%) Citrix
5 5 (10.00%) NetApp
5 5 (10.00%) HP
5 5 (10.00%) EMC
6 4 (8.00%) IBM
6 4 (8.00%) Oracle
7 3 (6.00%) Tripwire
7 3 (6.00%) ArcSight
8 2 (4.00%) Symantec
8 2 (4.00%) Websense
9 1 (2.00%) BT
9 1 (2.00%) Nimble Storage
9 1 (2.00%) DataSynapse
9 1 (2.00%) WatchGuard
9 1 (2.00%) Apple
9 1 (2.00%) TIBCO
9 1 (2.00%) Sybase
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