The table below looks at the statistics for WAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the St Albans region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WAN over the 3 months to 5 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 49 42 52
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +10
Permanent jobs citing WAN 3 6 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 1.30% 4.38% 0.56%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 33.33% 28.57% 3.70%
Number of salaries quoted 3 6 1
Median salary £30,000 £20,000 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% -36.50%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
WAN
Hertfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the St Albans region.

Communications & Networking Category
St Albans
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
9 21 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 3.91% 15.33% 15.00%
Number of salaries quoted 8 20 26
Median salary £30,000 £26,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -25.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £20,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £58,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

WAN
Jobs Demand Trend in St Albans

The demand trend of job ads across the St Albans region citing WAN as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

WAN Jobs Demand Trend in St Albans

WAN
Salary Trend in St Albans

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WAN across the St Albans region.

WAN Salary Trend in St Albans

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in St Albans

For the 6 months to 5 December 2016, IT jobs citing WAN also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the St Albans region with a requirement for WAN.

1 6 (100.00%) LAN
2 4 (66.67%) Cisco
3 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (50.00%) Citrix
3 3 (50.00%) Firewall
3 3 (50.00%) VMware
4 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
4 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
4 2 (33.33%) VoIP
4 2 (33.33%) Data Centre
4 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
5 1 (16.67%) Server Virtualisation
5 1 (16.67%) Desktop Virtualisation
5 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
5 1 (16.67%) XenApp
5 1 (16.67%) vSphere
5 1 (16.67%) High Availability
5 1 (16.67%) Office 365
5 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (16.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (16.67%) Network Load Balancing
5 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
5 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (16.67%) DHCP
5 1 (16.67%) Ethernet
5 1 (16.67%) .NET

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in St Albans by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (16.67%) IIS
1 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) LAN
2 3 (50.00%) Firewall
3 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 2 (33.33%) VoIP
4 1 (16.67%) ATM
4 1 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (16.67%) DHCP
4 1 (16.67%) DNS
4 1 (16.67%) Ethernet
4 1 (16.67%) Frame Relay
4 1 (16.67%) Internet
4 1 (16.67%) MPLS
4 1 (16.67%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Support Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
2 2 (33.33%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support
2 2 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Administrator
2 2 (33.33%) Network Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Network Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Team Leader
3 1 (16.67%) Network Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Network Infrastructure Team Leader
3 1 (16.67%) Network Support
3 1 (16.67%) Network Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Network Team Leader
3 1 (16.67%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) .NET
1 1 (16.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (16.67%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
1 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
1 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) Desktop Virtualisation
1 1 (16.67%) High Availability
1 1 (16.67%) Network Load Balancing
1 1 (16.67%) Server Virtualisation
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) CCNA
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (16.67%) MCSE
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
1 1 (16.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft App-V
1 1 (16.67%) VMware ESX
1 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (16.67%) vSphere
1 1 (16.67%) XenApp
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Cisco
2 3 (50.00%) Citrix
2 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (50.00%) VMware
3 1 (16.67%) Avaya
3 1 (16.67%) HP