The table below looks at the statistics for WAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Stevenage region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WAN over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 18 23 34
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +11
Permanent jobs citing WAN 9 3 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stevenage 7.63% 2.54% 4.13%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 36.00% 11.54% 18.37%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 9
Average salary £32,000 £29,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.34% -21.62%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +10.66%
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
25 26 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stevenage 21.19% 22.03% 22.48%
Number of salaries quoted 15 19 40
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +14.86%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £44,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

WAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Stevenage

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WAN across the Stevenage region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Salary Histogram in Stevenage

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WAN across the Stevenage region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016.

WAN Salary Histogram in Stevenage

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stevenage

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Stevenage 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 10 (90.91%) LAN
1 10 (90.91%) TCP/IP
1 10 (90.91%) Cisco Certification
1 10 (90.91%) Juniper
2 9 (81.82%) VPN
2 9 (81.82%) SC Cleared
2 9 (81.82%) Security Cleared
2 9 (81.82%) Network Monitoring
3 8 (72.73%) Broadband
3 8 (72.73%) ISDN
3 8 (72.73%) CCNA
3 8 (72.73%) Firewall
4 7 (63.64%) Wireless
4 7 (63.64%) ITIL
5 6 (54.55%) Cisco
5 6 (54.55%) JNCIA
5 6 (54.55%) JNCIS
5 6 (54.55%) JNCIP
5 6 (54.55%) JNCIE
6 4 (36.36%) DV Cleared
7 3 (27.27%) Network Design
8 2 (18.18%) Service Delivery
8 2 (18.18%) Junos
8 2 (18.18%) CCNP
9 1 (9.09%) CCSE
9 1 (9.09%) e-Health
9 1 (9.09%) Wi-Fi
9 1 (9.09%) IPsec
9 1 (9.09%) CCSA
9 1 (9.09%) CCDA

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Top Related IT Skills in Stevenage by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Stevenage 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.

Communications & Networking
1 10 (90.91%) LAN
1 10 (90.91%) TCP/IP
2 9 (81.82%) VPN
3 8 (72.73%) Broadband
3 8 (72.73%) Firewall
3 8 (72.73%) ISDN
4 7 (63.64%) Wireless
5 2 (18.18%) Junos
6 1 (9.09%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (9.09%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (9.09%) IPsec
6 1 (9.09%) IPv4
6 1 (9.09%) MPLS
6 1 (9.09%) Network Security
6 1 (9.09%) OSPF
6 1 (9.09%) SSL
6 1 (9.09%) Wi-Fi
Job Titles
1 10 (90.91%) Network Engineer
2 5 (45.45%) Juniper Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Cisco Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) LAN Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) LAN/WAN Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Network Security Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Network Support
4 1 (9.09%) Network Support Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Security Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Network Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Support Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Technical Design Authority
4 1 (9.09%) WAN Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) e-Health
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (81.82%) Network Monitoring
2 7 (63.64%) ITIL
3 3 (27.27%) Network Design
4 2 (18.18%) Service Delivery
5 1 (9.09%) Coaching
Qualifications
1 10 (90.91%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (81.82%) SC Cleared
2 9 (81.82%) Security Cleared
3 8 (72.73%) CCNA
4 6 (54.55%) JNCIA
4 6 (54.55%) JNCIE
4 6 (54.55%) JNCIP
4 6 (54.55%) JNCIS
5 4 (36.36%) DV Cleared
6 2 (18.18%) CCNP
7 1 (9.09%) CCDA
7 1 (9.09%) CCDP
7 1 (9.09%) CCIE
7 1 (9.09%) CCSA
7 1 (9.09%) CCSE
7 1 (9.09%) CCSP
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Firmware
Vendors
1 10 (90.91%) Juniper
2 6 (54.55%) Cisco
3 1 (9.09%) Brocade
3 1 (9.09%) CheckPoint
3 1 (9.09%) F5
3 1 (9.09%) Palo Alto
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £15000 - £20000 per annum + Plus package
Posted: 4 days ago