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 4 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 40 26 40
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +14
Permanent jobs citing WAN 1 15 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 0.56% 7.94% 2.94%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.33% 44.12% 15.69%
Number of salaries quoted 1 14 8
Median salary £25,000 £25,000 £28,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -11.50%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £41,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +10.66%
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
12 34 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 6.70% 17.99% 18.75%
Number of salaries quoted 10 33 51
Median salary £25,000 £25,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £21,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £56,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 23 Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent

For the 6 months to 4 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%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Avaya
2 1 (33.33%) SAN
2 1 (33.33%) Internet
2 1 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Handset
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%) Security Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) High Availability
2 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (33.33%) Fault Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 1 (33.33%) ISDN
2 1 (33.33%) LAN
2 1 (33.33%) VoIP
2 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP

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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Internet
1 1 (33.33%) ISDN
1 1 (33.33%) LAN
1 1 (33.33%) NGN
1 1 (33.33%) SAN
1 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
1 1 (33.33%) VoIP
1 1 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Multimedia
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Operations Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Project Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Operations Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Project Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
1 1 (33.33%) Handset
1 1 (33.33%) IVR
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
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) Avaya
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Mitel