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 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 48 50 52
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +2
Permanent jobs citing WAN 38 30 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 4.09% 3.27% 3.32%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 23.03% 19.48% 15.33%
Number of salaries quoted 31 14 22
Average salary £35,500 £46,000 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.82% +11.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £34,000 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £58,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
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
165 154 150
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 17.78% 16.79% 21.65%
Number of salaries quoted 121 108 124
Average salary £35,000 £34,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.44% +2.98%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £19,000 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £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 6 March 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 6 March 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 +3 20 £60,000 +30.43% 3
Rotherham +10 6 £29,000 -39.58% 2
Doncaster - 3 £30,000 - 1
Barnsley - 1 £31,000 -
WAN
Yorkshire

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 91 (98.91%) LAN
2 60 (65.22%) Cisco
3 57 (61.96%) VMware
4 49 (53.26%) Microsoft
5 47 (51.09%) Citrix
6 38 (41.30%) Windows
7 36 (39.13%) SAN
8 33 (35.87%) VMware Infrastructure
9 32 (34.78%) Firewall
10 29 (31.52%) Enterprise Architecture
11 28 (30.43%) Zachman Framework
11 28 (30.43%) TOGAF
12 27 (29.35%) ITIL
13 26 (28.26%) Agile Software Development
13 26 (28.26%) Waterfall
14 23 (25.00%) VPN
15 21 (22.83%) MS Excel
16 20 (21.74%) SharePoint
16 20 (21.74%) SLA
16 20 (21.74%) Active Directory
16 20 (21.74%) Cisco Certification
16 20 (21.74%) NAS
17 18 (19.57%) PRINCE2
17 18 (19.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
18 15 (16.30%) Windows Server 2003
18 15 (16.30%) Project Management
18 15 (16.30%) Analytical Skills
19 13 (14.13%) Mentoring
20 12 (13.04%) Coaching
20 12 (13.04%) Microsoft Azure

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 20 (21.74%) SharePoint
2 8 (8.70%) MS Exchange
3 4 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2007
3 4 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (3.26%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (3.26%) IIS
5 1 (1.09%) IBM Notes
5 1 (1.09%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (1.09%) Quickr
Applications
1 21 (22.83%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.26%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 12 (13.04%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (6.52%) Office 365
3 1 (1.09%) IaaS
3 1 (1.09%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 91 (98.91%) LAN
2 36 (39.13%) SAN
3 32 (34.78%) Firewall
4 23 (25.00%) VPN
5 20 (21.74%) NAS
6 11 (11.96%) VoIP
7 10 (10.87%) Wireless
8 7 (7.61%) IPsec
9 6 (6.52%) DNS
9 6 (6.52%) Network Security
9 6 (6.52%) Cisco ASA
10 5 (5.43%) DHCP
11 4 (4.35%) MPLS
12 3 (3.26%) TCP/IP
12 3 (3.26%) VLAN
13 1 (1.09%) Cisco IPT
13 1 (1.09%) Cisco PIX
13 1 (1.09%) IP Telephony
13 1 (1.09%) SSH
13 1 (1.09%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.17%) SQL Server
1 2 (2.17%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (1.09%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (1.09%) QlikView
General
1 3 (3.26%) Local Government
2 2 (2.17%) Telecoms
2 2 (2.17%) Finance
2 2 (2.17%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.09%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 37 (40.22%) Architect
2 30 (32.61%) Solutions Architect
3 22 (23.91%) Network Engineer
4 12 (13.04%) Systems Engineer
4 12 (13.04%) Infrastructure Architect
5 9 (9.78%) Network Monitoring Engineer
5 9 (9.78%) Monitoring Engineer
6 6 (6.52%) Support Engineer
7 4 (4.35%) 2nd Line Support
7 4 (4.35%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 4 (4.35%) Technical Architect
7 4 (4.35%) Project Manager
7 4 (4.35%) Desktop Support
7 4 (4.35%) Technical Design Architect
7 4 (4.35%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
8 3 (3.26%) Analyst
8 3 (3.26%) 3rd Line Support
8 3 (3.26%) Service Analyst
8 3 (3.26%) Service Desk Analyst
8 3 (3.26%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 15 (16.30%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (13.04%) Clustering
3 11 (11.96%) Replication
4 2 (2.17%) FMCG
4 2 (2.17%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.09%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.09%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 38 (41.30%) Windows
2 15 (16.30%) Windows Server 2003
3 8 (8.70%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (6.52%) Windows Vista
5 5 (5.43%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (3.26%) Windows 7
7 2 (2.17%) Linux
8 1 (1.09%) Windows XP
8 1 (1.09%) Solaris
8 1 (1.09%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (31.52%) Enterprise Architecture
2 28 (30.43%) Zachman Framework
2 28 (30.43%) TOGAF
3 27 (29.35%) ITIL
4 26 (28.26%) Agile Software Development
4 26 (28.26%) Waterfall
5 18 (19.57%) PRINCE2
6 15 (16.30%) Project Management
7 13 (14.13%) Mentoring
8 12 (13.04%) Coaching
9 11 (11.96%) Line Management
9 11 (11.96%) Continuous Improvement
10 10 (10.87%) People Management
11 9 (9.78%) Network Monitoring
11 9 (9.78%) ITIL V3
11 9 (9.78%) Configuration Management
11 9 (9.78%) Incident Management
12 8 (8.70%) Migration
12 8 (8.70%) Service Delivery
13 6 (6.52%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 3 (3.26%) SQL
Qualifications
1 20 (21.74%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (13.04%) CCNA
3 7 (7.61%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (4.35%) MCP
4 4 (4.35%) MCSE
5 3 (3.26%) CCNP
5 3 (3.26%) MCDST
5 3 (3.26%) MCITP
6 2 (2.17%) MCSA
6 2 (2.17%) CCDP
7 1 (1.09%) CCA
7 1 (1.09%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (1.09%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (1.09%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (1.09%) PMP
7 1 (1.09%) PMI Certification
7 1 (1.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (1.09%) Degree
7 1 (1.09%) VCP4
7 1 (1.09%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (21.74%) SLA
2 18 (19.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (7.61%) QA
4 1 (1.09%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 33 (35.87%) VMware Infrastructure
2 20 (21.74%) Active Directory
3 3 (3.26%) Hyper-V
3 3 (3.26%) vCloud
4 2 (2.17%) XenApp
4 2 (2.17%) vSphere
5 1 (1.09%) ISA Server
5 1 (1.09%) VMware ESX
5 1 (1.09%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 3 (3.26%) SCCM
Vendors
1 60 (65.22%) Cisco
2 57 (61.96%) VMware
3 49 (53.26%) Microsoft
4 47 (51.09%) Citrix
5 11 (11.96%) Dell
6 9 (9.78%) Juniper
7 6 (6.52%) WatchGuard
8 1 (1.09%) EMC
8 1 (1.09%) HP
8 1 (1.09%) Business Objects
8 1 (1.09%) Cognos
8 1 (1.09%) Lotus
8 1 (1.09%) Apple
8 1 (1.09%) CheckPoint
8 1 (1.09%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (1.09%) Websense
8 1 (1.09%) BT
Doncaster, South Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Sheffield
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + depending on exp + good bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Rotherham, South Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £29,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £36,000 to £46,000 per annum + UPTO 20% BONUS + BENEFITS
Posted: 3 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Head Resourcing
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + pension, healthcare etc
Posted: 3 days ago
Rotherham, Yorkshire
Rotherham Metropolitan Borough Council
Posted: 21 days ago