The table below looks at the statistics 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 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 39 34 32
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -2
Permanent jobs citing WAN 3 10 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 1.67% 4.72% 3.14%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 16.67% 34.48% 31.25%
Number of salaries quoted 3 10 5
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +60.00%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £39,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+8.97% +2.63%
WAN
Manchester

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

Communications & Networking Category
Stockport
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
18 29 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 10.00% 13.68% 10.06%
Number of salaries quoted 17 23 15
Average salary £40,000 £25,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+60.00% -23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £20,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stockport

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (75.00%) CCNA
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (75.00%) SAN
2 2 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (50.00%) Citrix
2 2 (50.00%) Citrix Certification
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) MCP
2 2 (50.00%) MCSE
2 2 (50.00%) Network Architecture
2 2 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (50.00%) Veeam
3 1 (25.00%) vSphere
3 1 (25.00%) SaaS
3 1 (25.00%) Firewall
3 1 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (25.00%) F5
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (25.00%) IaaS
3 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Cloud
3 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (25.00%) LAN
3 1 (25.00%) FTP
3 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (25.00%) VPN
3 1 (25.00%) DNS
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Stockport by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) IaaS
1 1 (25.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) SAN
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (25.00%) DEFINITY
2 1 (25.00%) DNS
2 1 (25.00%) Firewall
2 1 (25.00%) FTP
2 1 (25.00%) IPv4
2 1 (25.00%) LAN
2 1 (25.00%) MPLS
2 1 (25.00%) Network Security
2 1 (25.00%) OSPF
2 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (25.00%) VLAN
2 1 (25.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Server Support
2 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Juniper Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Server Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Server Support
2 1 (25.00%) Server Support Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
1 1 (25.00%) Unix
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (50.00%) Network Architecture
2 1 (25.00%) Load Balancing
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) CCNA
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (50.00%) Citrix Certification
2 2 (50.00%) MCP
2 2 (50.00%) MCSE
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (25.00%) CCNP
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (25.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Citrix
2 2 (50.00%) Veeam
3 1 (25.00%) Avaya
3 1 (25.00%) CheckPoint
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco
3 1 (25.00%) F5
3 1 (25.00%) Juniper
3 1 (25.00%) VMware
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