The table below looks at the statistics for WAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Stoke-on-Trent region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WAN over the 3 months to 27 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 46 21 38
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +17
Permanent jobs citing WAN 2 15 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 0.80% 8.43% 4.28%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.41% 42.86% 21.67%
Number of salaries quoted 1 14 13
Median salary £25,000 £25,000 £26,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -5.66%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
WAN
Staffordshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Stoke-on-Trent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
27 35 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 10.76% 19.66% 19.74%
Number of salaries quoted 24 34 60
Median salary £25,000 £25,000 £29,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -13.79%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

WAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

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

WAN Jobs Demand Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

WAN
Salary Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

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

WAN Salary Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 Stoke-on-Trent region with a requirement for WAN.

1 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) LAN
2 1 (33.33%) VoIP
2 1 (33.33%) MS Office
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (33.33%) ISDN
2 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (33.33%) Avaya
2 1 (33.33%) Internet
2 1 (33.33%) Service Management
2 1 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
2 1 (33.33%) Handset
2 1 (33.33%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) IVR
2 1 (33.33%) Mitel
2 1 (33.33%) Asset Management
2 1 (33.33%) Multimedia
2 1 (33.33%) NGN
2 1 (33.33%) Life Science
2 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
1 1 (33.33%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) LAN
1 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 1 (33.33%) Internet
2 1 (33.33%) ISDN
2 1 (33.33%) NGN
2 1 (33.33%) VoIP
2 1 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
1 1 (33.33%) Multimedia
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support
1 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Operations Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Operations Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Support Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Handset
1 1 (33.33%) IVR
1 1 (33.33%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Asset Management
1 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
1 1 (33.33%) Fault Analysis
1 1 (33.33%) High Availability
1 1 (33.33%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Avaya
2 1 (33.33%) Mitel
2 1 (33.33%) VMware