The table below looks at the statistics for WAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Stevenage 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 20 28 32
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +4
Permanent jobs citing WAN 5 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stevenage 4.67% 0.91% 0.53%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 41.67% 9.09% 2.17%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 1
Median salary £21,000 £27,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-23.63% -47.61%
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 Stevenage region.

Communications & Networking Category
Stevenage
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
12 11 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stevenage 11.21% 10.00% 24.34%
Number of salaries quoted 10 7 37
Median salary £21,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-50.58% +6.25%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

WAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Stevenage

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

WAN Jobs Demand Trend in Stevenage

WAN
Salary Trend in Stevenage

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

WAN Salary Trend in Stevenage

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stevenage

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 Stevenage region with a requirement for WAN.

1 7 (100.00%) LAN
2 4 (57.14%) Windows
2 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
2 4 (57.14%) VMware
3 3 (42.86%) Change Management
3 3 (42.86%) Firewall
3 3 (42.86%) Thin Client
3 3 (42.86%) Terminal Services
3 3 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (42.86%) Juniper
3 3 (42.86%) TCP/IP
3 3 (42.86%) Cisco
3 3 (42.86%) Fat Client
3 3 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (42.86%) Hyper-V
3 3 (42.86%) Windows 7
3 3 (42.86%) vSphere
3 3 (42.86%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (42.86%) Windows Server
4 2 (28.57%) Process Improvement
4 2 (28.57%) Network Monitoring
4 2 (28.57%) Data Centre
4 2 (28.57%) Network Security
4 2 (28.57%) SC Cleared
4 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
4 2 (28.57%) JNCIA
4 2 (28.57%) JNCIS
4 2 (28.57%) JNCIP
4 2 (28.57%) JNCIE

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Stevenage 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:

Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 7 (100.00%) LAN
2 3 (42.86%) Firewall
2 3 (42.86%) TCP/IP
3 2 (28.57%) Broadband
3 2 (28.57%) ISDN
3 2 (28.57%) Network Security
3 2 (28.57%) VPN
3 2 (28.57%) Wireless
4 1 (14.29%) SAN
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Analyst
1 3 (42.86%) IT Analyst
1 3 (42.86%) IT Support
1 3 (42.86%) IT Support Analyst
1 3 (42.86%) Network Support
1 3 (42.86%) Support Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Cisco Support
2 2 (28.57%) Help Desk Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Help Desk Support
2 2 (28.57%) Help Desk Support Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Support
2 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) IT Infrastructure Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Juniper Support
2 2 (28.57%) Network Support Technician
2 2 (28.57%) Network Technician
2 2 (28.57%) Support Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Support Technician
3 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Fat Client
1 3 (42.86%) Thin Client
2 2 (28.57%) Data Centre
2 2 (28.57%) e-Health
3 1 (14.29%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Windows
2 3 (42.86%) Windows 7
2 3 (42.86%) Windows Server
2 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (14.29%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Change Management
2 2 (28.57%) ITIL
2 2 (28.57%) Network Design
2 2 (28.57%) Network Monitoring
2 2 (28.57%) Process Improvement
3 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
3 1 (14.29%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (28.57%) CCNA
2 2 (28.57%) JNCIA
2 2 (28.57%) JNCIE
2 2 (28.57%) JNCIP
2 2 (28.57%) JNCIS
2 2 (28.57%) SC Cleared
2 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
3 1 (14.29%) CCNP
System Software
1 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
2 3 (42.86%) Hyper-V
2 3 (42.86%) Terminal Services
2 3 (42.86%) VMware ESXi
2 3 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (42.86%) vSphere
3 1 (14.29%) Firmware
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) VMware
2 3 (42.86%) Cisco
2 3 (42.86%) Juniper
3 1 (14.29%) Brocade
3 1 (14.29%) Dell
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft