The table below looks at the statistics for WAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Stirling region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WAN over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 30 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing WAN 2 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stirling 1.20% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.33% - -
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Average salary £47,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
WAN
Scotland

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

Communications & Networking Category
Stirling
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
15 0 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stirling 9.04% - 6.25%
Number of salaries quoted 9 0 6
Average salary £47,500 - £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

WAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Stirling

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WAN across the Stirling region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

WAN Jobs Demand Trend in Stirling

WAN
Salary Trend in Stirling

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

WAN Salary Trend in Stirling

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stirling

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Stirling 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 3 (100.00%) LAN
2 2 (66.67%) SMTP
2 2 (66.67%) HTTP
2 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 2 (66.67%) DNS
2 2 (66.67%) SSL
2 2 (66.67%) SOAP
2 2 (66.67%) LDAP
2 2 (66.67%) HP
2 2 (66.67%) CiscoWorks
2 2 (66.67%) Juniper
2 2 (66.67%) Internet
2 2 (66.67%) OSPF
2 2 (66.67%) BGP
2 2 (66.67%) EIGRP
2 2 (66.67%) IGRP
2 2 (66.67%) TACACS
2 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) Network Design
2 2 (66.67%) HP NNM
2 2 (66.67%) WebSphere
2 2 (66.67%) Load Balancing
2 2 (66.67%) Network Management
2 2 (66.67%) F5
2 2 (66.67%) Capacity Management
3 1 (33.33%) Time Management
3 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (33.33%) Blue Coat

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Stirling by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Stirling 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 2 (66.67%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) LAN
2 2 (66.67%) SMTP
2 2 (66.67%) HTTP
2 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 2 (66.67%) DNS
2 2 (66.67%) SSL
2 2 (66.67%) Internet
2 2 (66.67%) OSPF
2 2 (66.67%) BGP
2 2 (66.67%) EIGRP
2 2 (66.67%) IGRP
2 2 (66.67%) TACACS
2 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) LDAP
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Network Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Team Leader
2 1 (33.33%) Firewall Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Desktop Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) SOAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Network Design
1 2 (66.67%) Load Balancing
1 2 (66.67%) Network Management
1 2 (66.67%) Capacity Management
2 1 (33.33%) Time Management
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) CiscoWorks
1 2 (66.67%) HP NNM
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco
1 2 (66.67%) HP
1 2 (66.67%) Juniper
1 2 (66.67%) F5
2 1 (33.33%) CheckPoint
2 1 (33.33%) Blue Coat