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 26 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 49 24 33
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +9
Permanent jobs citing WAN 4 14 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 1.32% 7.07% 5.08%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.76% 36.84% 24.62%
Number of salaries quoted 3 13 16
Median salary £22,500 £25,000 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% -
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
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
41 38 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 13.58% 19.19% 20.63%
Number of salaries quoted 38 37 65
Median salary £30,000 £25,000 £29,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -13.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,900 £22,000 £24,800
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £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 30 Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 5 (83.33%) LAN
2 4 (66.67%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 3 (50.00%) ITIL
3 3 (50.00%) ERP
3 3 (50.00%) Migration
3 3 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 3 (50.00%) Sage
3 3 (50.00%) Office 365
3 3 (50.00%) Windows 10
4 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
4 2 (33.33%) Cisco
4 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (16.67%) Avaya
5 1 (16.67%) Service Management
5 1 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
5 1 (16.67%) Finance
5 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
5 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
5 1 (16.67%) ISDN
5 1 (16.67%) VoIP
5 1 (16.67%) MS Office
5 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
5 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
5 1 (16.67%) High Availability
5 1 (16.67%) Handset
5 1 (16.67%) VMware
5 1 (16.67%) IVR

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 (16.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
1 1 (16.67%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (50.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (83.33%) LAN
2 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (16.67%) Internet
3 1 (16.67%) ISDN
3 1 (16.67%) NGN
3 1 (16.67%) VoIP
3 1 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
1 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
1 1 (16.67%) Multimedia
1 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Support Engineer
2 3 (50.00%) IT Engineer
2 3 (50.00%) IT Support
2 3 (50.00%) IT Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Operations Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Operations Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Telecoms Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Handset
1 1 (16.67%) IVR
1 1 (16.67%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) Windows 10
2 3 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (16.67%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) ERP
1 3 (50.00%) ITIL
1 3 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (16.67%) Asset Management
2 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
2 1 (16.67%) Fault Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) High Availability
2 1 (16.67%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Sage
2 2 (33.33%) Cisco
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (16.67%) Avaya
3 1 (16.67%) Mitel
3 1 (16.67%) VMware