The table below looks at the statistics for WAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WAN over the 3 months to 8 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 58 47 37
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -10
Permanent jobs citing WAN 15 19 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 2.42% 3.50% 5.77%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 15.63% 25.68% 33.91%
Number of salaries quoted 10 18 39
Median salary £45,000 £27,400 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+64.23% +9.60%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,200 £18,500 £21,300
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £35,050 £60,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
WAN
West Midlands

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

Communications & Networking Category
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
96 74 115
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 15.48% 13.63% 17.01%
Number of salaries quoted 79 72 100
Median salary £40,000 £31,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+26.98% -3.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £20,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £47,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

WAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

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

WAN Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

WAN
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

WAN Salary Trend in Staffordshire

WAN
Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WAN across the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 8 December 2016.

WAN Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

WAN
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WAN within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 8 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stoke-on-Trent -13 4 £21,500 +16.21% 1
Burton-upon-Trent - 4 £46,250 -
Stafford - 4 - -
WAN
West Midlands

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 8 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 Staffordshire region with a requirement for WAN.

1 41 (95.35%) LAN
2 32 (74.42%) Windows
3 30 (69.77%) Active Directory
4 29 (67.44%) ITIL
5 22 (51.16%) Firewall
6 20 (46.51%) Network Security
7 18 (41.86%) MS Exchange
8 17 (39.53%) VMware
9 16 (37.21%) TCP/IP
9 16 (37.21%) VPN
10 15 (34.88%) VMware Infrastructure
11 14 (32.56%) DNS
12 13 (30.23%) Linux
13 12 (27.91%) SQL Server
13 12 (27.91%) Cisco
13 12 (27.91%) SAN
13 12 (27.91%) VLAN
14 11 (25.58%) DHCP
14 11 (25.58%) Office 365
15 10 (23.26%) IIS
16 9 (20.93%) Data Security
16 9 (20.93%) Tivoli
16 9 (20.93%) Symantec
16 9 (20.93%) Norton AntiVirus
16 9 (20.93%) ICMP
16 9 (20.93%) Telnet
16 9 (20.93%) SMTP
16 9 (20.93%) Apache
16 9 (20.93%) HTTP
16 9 (20.93%) HP

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire 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 18 (41.86%) MS Exchange
2 10 (23.26%) IIS
3 9 (20.93%) Apache
4 3 (6.98%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 7 (16.28%) MS Office
2 5 (11.63%) MS Excel
3 3 (6.98%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 11 (25.58%) Office 365
2 4 (9.30%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (9.30%) IaaS
2 4 (9.30%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (9.30%) PaaS
3 1 (2.33%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 41 (95.35%) LAN
2 22 (51.16%) Firewall
3 20 (46.51%) Network Security
4 16 (37.21%) TCP/IP
4 16 (37.21%) VPN
5 14 (32.56%) DNS
6 12 (27.91%) SAN
6 12 (27.91%) VLAN
7 11 (25.58%) DHCP
8 9 (20.93%) HTTP
8 9 (20.93%) ICMP
8 9 (20.93%) SMTP
8 9 (20.93%) SSL
8 9 (20.93%) Telnet
9 7 (16.28%) VoIP
10 5 (11.63%) BGP
10 5 (11.63%) EIGRP
10 5 (11.63%) OSPF
10 5 (11.63%) WLAN
11 4 (9.30%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (27.91%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.98%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (6.98%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 6 (13.95%) Legal
2 1 (2.33%) Finance
2 1 (2.33%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (46.51%) Support Engineer
2 10 (23.26%) 3rd Line Support
3 9 (20.93%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 9 (20.93%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 9 (20.93%) IT Engineer
4 8 (18.60%) IT Support
5 7 (16.28%) Analyst
5 7 (16.28%) IT Support Engineer
6 6 (13.95%) Communications Manager
6 6 (13.95%) IT Communications Manager
6 6 (13.95%) IT Manager
7 4 (9.30%) Service Manager
8 3 (6.98%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
8 3 (6.98%) 2nd Line Support
8 3 (6.98%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 3 (6.98%) Service Analyst
8 3 (6.98%) Service Desk Analyst
9 2 (4.65%) 2nd Line Engineer
9 2 (4.65%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
9 2 (4.65%) LAN Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.63%) Clustering
2 4 (9.30%) AS400
3 3 (6.98%) Smartphone
4 2 (4.65%) Driving Licence
5 1 (2.33%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 1 (2.33%) Life Science
5 1 (2.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 32 (74.42%) Windows
2 13 (30.23%) Linux
3 9 (20.93%) Windows Server
4 7 (16.28%) Windows 10
4 7 (16.28%) Windows 7
5 6 (13.95%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (11.63%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (9.30%) Unix
8 3 (6.98%) Windows 8
9 1 (2.33%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (67.44%) ITIL
2 9 (20.93%) Data Security
3 7 (16.28%) ERP
3 7 (16.28%) Migration
4 6 (13.95%) Continuous Improvement
4 6 (13.95%) ITIL V3
4 6 (13.95%) Matrix Management
4 6 (13.95%) Matrix Organization
5 4 (9.30%) Data Protection
5 4 (9.30%) High Availability
6 3 (6.98%) Network Design
6 3 (6.98%) PRINCE2
6 3 (6.98%) Software Deployment
7 2 (4.65%) Security Architecture
7 2 (4.65%) Server Building
7 2 (4.65%) Service Management
8 1 (2.33%) Business Continuity
8 1 (2.33%) Problem Management
8 1 (2.33%) Project Management
8 1 (2.33%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (16.28%) ITIL Certification
2 6 (13.95%) SC Cleared
2 6 (13.95%) Security Cleared
3 3 (6.98%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (6.98%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (4.65%) CCNA
5 1 (2.33%) CCNP
5 1 (2.33%) CCSP
5 1 (2.33%) CISSP
5 1 (2.33%) Degree
5 1 (2.33%) MCSA
5 1 (2.33%) MCSE
5 1 (2.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (13.95%) SLA
System Software
1 30 (69.77%) Active Directory
2 15 (34.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (6.98%) BitLocker
3 3 (6.98%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 9 (20.93%) Norton AntiVirus
1 9 (20.93%) Tivoli
2 3 (6.98%) SCCM
3 1 (2.33%) WSUS
Vendors
1 17 (39.53%) VMware
2 12 (27.91%) Cisco
3 9 (20.93%) Brocade
3 9 (20.93%) EMC
3 9 (20.93%) HP
3 9 (20.93%) IBM
3 9 (20.93%) Microsoft
3 9 (20.93%) Symantec
3 9 (20.93%) Veeam
4 7 (16.28%) Sage
5 3 (6.98%) SonicWALL
6 1 (2.33%) Avaya
6 1 (2.33%) BT
6 1 (2.33%) CheckPoint
6 1 (2.33%) Citrix
6 1 (2.33%) Extreme Networks
6 1 (2.33%) F5
6 1 (2.33%) Google
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
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Salary: £25k - 30k per year + Bonus & Benefits
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