The first table below looks at the demand for WAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Stockport region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WAN over the 3 months to 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Stockport region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 29 36 39
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +3
Permanent jobs citing WAN 13 7 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 6.63% 3.70% 0.82%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 48.15% 21.88% 9.09%
Number of salaries quoted 13 6 2
Average salary £34,000 £27,250 £20,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+24.77% +36.25%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Communications & Networking Category
Stockport
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
27 32 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 13.78% 16.93% 9.02%
Number of salaries quoted 21 27 15
Average salary £28,500 £28,000 £20,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.78% +40.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
WAN
Manchester

WAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Stockport

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

WAN Jobs Demand Trend in Stockport

WAN
Salary Trend in Stockport

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

WAN Salary Trend in Stockport

WAN
Salary Histogram in Stockport

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WAN across the Stockport region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014.

WAN Salary Histogram in Stockport

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stockport

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Stockport 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 22 (88.00%) LAN
2 17 (68.00%) Cisco
3 14 (56.00%) Windows
4 13 (52.00%) VMware
5 10 (40.00%) Active Directory
6 9 (36.00%) SQL
6 9 (36.00%) WLAN
6 9 (36.00%) SharePoint
6 9 (36.00%) McAfee
6 9 (36.00%) McAfee ePO
7 5 (20.00%) Network Design
7 5 (20.00%) Client/Server
7 5 (20.00%) Java
7 5 (20.00%) Web Services
7 5 (20.00%) UNIX
7 5 (20.00%) Linux
7 5 (20.00%) Apache
7 5 (20.00%) Tomcat
7 5 (20.00%) Red Hat
7 5 (20.00%) Internet
8 4 (16.00%) Cisco Certification
8 4 (16.00%) VMware Infrastructure
9 3 (12.00%) VPLS
9 3 (12.00%) Firewall
9 3 (12.00%) MPLS
9 3 (12.00%) Citrix
9 3 (12.00%) CCDA
9 3 (12.00%) CCDP
9 3 (12.00%) Microsoft
9 3 (12.00%) CCNP

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Stockport by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Stockport 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 9 (36.00%) SharePoint
2 5 (20.00%) Apache
2 5 (20.00%) Tomcat
3 1 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2000
3 1 (4.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (12.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (8.00%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 22 (88.00%) LAN
2 9 (36.00%) WLAN
3 5 (20.00%) Internet
4 3 (12.00%) VPLS
4 3 (12.00%) Firewall
4 3 (12.00%) MPLS
4 3 (12.00%) Ethernet
4 3 (12.00%) TCP/IP
5 2 (8.00%) ADSL
5 2 (8.00%) Intranet
5 2 (8.00%) SAN
5 2 (8.00%) Wireless
5 2 (8.00%) VLAN
6 1 (4.00%) NGN
General
1 1 (4.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (52.00%) Support Engineer
2 9 (36.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 8 (32.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 5 (20.00%) UNIX Engineer
4 5 (20.00%) UNIX Support Engineer
4 5 (20.00%) UNIX Support
4 5 (20.00%) Linux Engineer
4 5 (20.00%) Linux Support
4 5 (20.00%) Linux Support Engineer
5 3 (12.00%) Pre Sales Engineer
5 3 (12.00%) Cisco Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Service Desk Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Systems Administrator
6 1 (4.00%) Service Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Administrator
6 1 (4.00%) Head of Infrastructure
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (20.00%) Web Services
2 2 (8.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.00%) Client/Server
2 2 (8.00%) NHS
2 2 (8.00%) Thin Client
2 2 (8.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (8.00%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 14 (56.00%) Windows
2 5 (20.00%) UNIX
2 5 (20.00%) Linux
3 3 (12.00%) Windows 2000
3 3 (12.00%) Windows 8
3 3 (12.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (20.00%) Network Design
2 2 (8.00%) Service Delivery
2 2 (8.00%) Information Management
2 2 (8.00%) Strategic Planning
3 1 (4.00%) IT Governance
3 1 (4.00%) Resource Management
3 1 (4.00%) Problem Management
3 1 (4.00%) Security Management
3 1 (4.00%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 9 (36.00%) SQL
2 5 (20.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (16.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (12.00%) CCDA
2 3 (12.00%) CCDP
2 3 (12.00%) CCNP
3 2 (8.00%) Degree
4 1 (4.00%) CCNA
4 1 (4.00%) CCIE
System Software
1 10 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (16.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (4.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 9 (36.00%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 17 (68.00%) Cisco
2 13 (52.00%) VMware
3 9 (36.00%) McAfee
4 5 (20.00%) Red Hat
5 3 (12.00%) Citrix
5 3 (12.00%) Microsoft
6 1 (4.00%) Apple
6 1 (4.00%) Facebook
6 1 (4.00%) Twitter
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