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 16 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Staffordshire / Stoke-on-Trent
Rank 35 36 24
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -12
Permanent jobs citing WAN 7 1 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 3.50% 0.49% 9.74%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 31.82% 4.35% 34.55%
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 19
Median salary £22,500 £52,500 £22,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-57.14% +133.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £52,500 £21,200
10% offered a salary of more than £23,750 £52,500 £46,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%

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
22 23 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 11.00% 11.17% 28.21%
Number of salaries quoted 20 21 46
Median salary £21,500 £36,250 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-40.68% +45.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,500 £19,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £49,500 £53,750
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 16 January 2017, 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 21 (100.00%) LAN
2 20 (95.24%) Windows
2 20 (95.24%) Active Directory
3 16 (76.19%) ITIL
4 13 (61.90%) TCP/IP
5 12 (57.14%) MS Exchange
5 12 (57.14%) Firewall
5 12 (57.14%) VMware
5 12 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
6 11 (52.38%) DHCP
6 11 (52.38%) DNS
7 10 (47.62%) IIS
8 9 (42.86%) SQL Server
8 9 (42.86%) Linux
8 9 (42.86%) HTTP
8 9 (42.86%) Apache
8 9 (42.86%) SSL
8 9 (42.86%) VPN
8 9 (42.86%) HP
8 9 (42.86%) EMC
8 9 (42.86%) IBM
8 9 (42.86%) SMTP
8 9 (42.86%) SAN
8 9 (42.86%) VLAN
8 9 (42.86%) Brocade
8 9 (42.86%) Data Security
8 9 (42.86%) Tivoli
8 9 (42.86%) Symantec
8 9 (42.86%) Norton AntiVirus
8 9 (42.86%) ICMP

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 12 (57.14%) MS Exchange
2 10 (47.62%) IIS
3 9 (42.86%) Apache
Applications
1 4 (19.05%) MS Office
2 2 (9.52%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (33.33%) Office 365
2 1 (4.76%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 21 (100.00%) LAN
2 13 (61.90%) TCP/IP
3 12 (57.14%) Firewall
4 11 (52.38%) DHCP
4 11 (52.38%) DNS
5 9 (42.86%) HTTP
5 9 (42.86%) ICMP
5 9 (42.86%) Network Security
5 9 (42.86%) SAN
5 9 (42.86%) SMTP
5 9 (42.86%) SSL
5 9 (42.86%) Telnet
5 9 (42.86%) VLAN
5 9 (42.86%) VPN
6 2 (9.52%) VoIP
7 1 (4.76%) Internet
7 1 (4.76%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (42.86%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (4.76%) Finance
1 1 (4.76%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 17 (80.95%) Support Engineer
2 9 (42.86%) 3rd Line Support
3 8 (38.10%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 8 (38.10%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 6 (28.57%) IT Support
5 5 (23.81%) IT Engineer
5 5 (23.81%) IT Support Engineer
6 2 (9.52%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 2 (9.52%) 2nd Line Support
6 2 (9.52%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 2 (9.52%) Applications Engineer
6 2 (9.52%) Applications Support
6 2 (9.52%) Applications Support Engineer
7 1 (4.76%) Analyst
7 1 (4.76%) Desktop Engineer
7 1 (4.76%) Desktop Support
7 1 (4.76%) Desktop Support Engineer
7 1 (4.76%) IT Support Technician
7 1 (4.76%) Network Technician
7 1 (4.76%) Support Technician
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) Driving Licence
2 1 (4.76%) Clustering
2 1 (4.76%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.76%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 20 (95.24%) Windows
2 9 (42.86%) Linux
3 6 (28.57%) Windows 10
3 6 (28.57%) Windows 7
4 3 (14.29%) Windows 8
5 2 (9.52%) Windows Server
5 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (76.19%) ITIL
2 9 (42.86%) Data Security
3 6 (28.57%) ERP
3 6 (28.57%) Migration
4 2 (9.52%) Problem Management
4 2 (9.52%) Service Management
5 1 (4.76%) BCP
5 1 (4.76%) Business Continuity
5 1 (4.76%) Business Continuity Planning
5 1 (4.76%) Data Privacy
5 1 (4.76%) Incident Management
5 1 (4.76%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.76%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (4.76%) MCSA
2 1 (4.76%) MCSE
System Software
1 20 (95.24%) Active Directory
2 12 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (42.86%) Norton AntiVirus
1 9 (42.86%) Tivoli
2 1 (4.76%) WSUS
Vendors
1 12 (57.14%) VMware
2 9 (42.86%) Brocade
2 9 (42.86%) EMC
2 9 (42.86%) HP
2 9 (42.86%) IBM
2 9 (42.86%) Symantec
2 9 (42.86%) Veeam
3 6 (28.57%) Sage
4 3 (14.29%) Microsoft
5 2 (9.52%) Cisco
6 1 (4.76%) CheckPoint
6 1 (4.76%) Citrix
6 1 (4.76%) Extreme Networks
6 1 (4.76%) Google
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