The table below looks at the statistics for WAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Tamworth region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WAN over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 24 5 7
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +2
Permanent jobs citing WAN 7 2 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tamworth 6.54% 18.18% 18.52%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 70.00% 33.33% 71.43%
Number of salaries quoted 7 2 3
Average salary £28,550 £19,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.26% -45.71%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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 Tamworth region.

Communications & Networking Category
Tamworth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
10 6 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tamworth 9.35% 54.55% 25.93%
Number of salaries quoted 10 6 5
Average salary £28,550 £19,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.26% -45.71%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

WAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Tamworth

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WAN across the Tamworth region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

WAN Jobs Demand Trend in Tamworth

WAN
Salary Trend in Tamworth

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

WAN Salary Trend in Tamworth

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tamworth

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Tamworth 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 10 (100.00%) LAN
2 7 (70.00%) VPN
2 7 (70.00%) Citrix
2 7 (70.00%) Wireless
3 6 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (60.00%) CCNA
4 4 (40.00%) Active Directory
4 4 (40.00%) MS Exchange
4 4 (40.00%) DNS
4 4 (40.00%) DHCP
4 4 (40.00%) TCP/IP
4 4 (40.00%) MS Office
4 4 (40.00%) Windows
4 4 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2003
5 3 (30.00%) WatchGuard
5 3 (30.00%) MPLS
5 3 (30.00%) Project Management
5 3 (30.00%) VMware
5 3 (30.00%) Service Delivery
5 3 (30.00%) Firewall
5 3 (30.00%) MCTS
5 3 (30.00%) MCITP
5 3 (30.00%) VLAN
5 3 (30.00%) MCSE
5 3 (30.00%) CCNP
5 3 (30.00%) HP
5 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (10.00%) Juniper
6 1 (10.00%) Terminal Server
6 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Tamworth by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Tamworth 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (40.00%) MS Exchange
1 4 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 4 (40.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 10 (100.00%) LAN
2 7 (70.00%) VPN
2 7 (70.00%) Wireless
3 4 (40.00%) DNS
3 4 (40.00%) DHCP
3 4 (40.00%) TCP/IP
4 3 (30.00%) MPLS
4 3 (30.00%) Firewall
4 3 (30.00%) VLAN
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Analyst
1 4 (40.00%) Support Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) 1st Line Support Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) 1st Line Support
2 3 (30.00%) Network Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Coordinator
2 3 (30.00%) Project Coordinator
2 3 (30.00%) Network Administrator
2 3 (30.00%) Administrator
3 2 (20.00%) Junior Project Manager
3 2 (20.00%) Project Manager
3 2 (20.00%) Junior
4 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
Operating Systems
1 4 (40.00%) Windows
2 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (10.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (10.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) Project Management
1 3 (30.00%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 6 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
1 6 (60.00%) CCNA
2 3 (30.00%) MCTS
2 3 (30.00%) MCITP
2 3 (30.00%) MCSE
2 3 (30.00%) CCNP
2 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (10.00%) Terminal Server
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) Citrix
2 3 (30.00%) WatchGuard
2 3 (30.00%) VMware
2 3 (30.00%) HP
3 1 (10.00%) Juniper
3 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £28550 per annum + Non contrib Pension, 25 days hol
Posted: 15 hours ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Qualification Allowance + Pension
Posted: 2 days ago