The table below looks at the statistics for WAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Telford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WAN over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 16 22 26
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +4
Permanent jobs citing WAN 12 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Telford 9.16% 5.32% 1.56%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 27.27% 13.16% 5.26%
Number of salaries quoted 10 0 1
Average salary £30,500 - £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+10.66% -
WAN
Shropshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Telford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
44 38 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Telford 33.59% 40.43% 29.69%
Number of salaries quoted 38 24 19
Average salary £30,500 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.66% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,000 £18,500
10% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £45,000 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

WAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Telford

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

WAN Jobs Demand Trend in Telford

WAN
Salary Trend in Telford

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

WAN Salary Trend in Telford

WAN
Salary Histogram in Telford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WAN across the Telford region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015.

WAN Salary Histogram in Telford

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Telford

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Telford 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 15 (93.75%) LAN
2 11 (68.75%) Windows
2 11 (68.75%) Hyper-V
3 10 (62.50%) Firewall
4 9 (56.25%) VMware
5 8 (50.00%) Active Directory
6 7 (43.75%) Cisco Certification
6 7 (43.75%) MS Exchange
6 7 (43.75%) TCP/IP
6 7 (43.75%) Cisco
7 6 (37.50%) VoIP
7 6 (37.50%) Citrix
7 6 (37.50%) Network Design
8 5 (31.25%) Windows Vista
8 5 (31.25%) VMware Infrastructure
8 5 (31.25%) Cisco ASA
8 5 (31.25%) Windows 8
8 5 (31.25%) DNS
8 5 (31.25%) Windows XP
8 5 (31.25%) Linux
9 4 (25.00%) VPN
9 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
9 4 (25.00%) Nagios
9 4 (25.00%) HP
9 4 (25.00%) IPv4
9 4 (25.00%) IPv6
9 4 (25.00%) CCNA
9 4 (25.00%) DDNS
9 4 (25.00%) IP Telephony
9 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Telford by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Telford 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 7 (43.75%) MS Exchange
2 4 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (12.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) MS Visio
2 1 (6.25%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (93.75%) LAN
2 10 (62.50%) Firewall
3 7 (43.75%) TCP/IP
4 6 (37.50%) VoIP
5 5 (31.25%) DNS
5 5 (31.25%) Cisco ASA
6 4 (25.00%) VLAN
6 4 (25.00%) Cisco IOS
6 4 (25.00%) IP Telephony
6 4 (25.00%) IPv4
6 4 (25.00%) IPv6
6 4 (25.00%) VPN
6 4 (25.00%) DDNS
7 3 (18.75%) Cisco Nexus
8 2 (12.50%) BIG-IP
8 2 (12.50%) OSPF
8 2 (12.50%) BGP
8 2 (12.50%) Network Security
9 1 (6.25%) DMVPN
9 1 (6.25%) DHCP
General
1 1 (6.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) Support Engineer
2 4 (25.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 4 (25.00%) Network Engineer
2 4 (25.00%) Cisco Support
2 4 (25.00%) Cisco Support Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Architect
3 3 (18.75%) Technical Architect
3 3 (18.75%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Design Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Network Support
4 2 (12.50%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Senior Support Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Desktop Support
4 2 (12.50%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Systems Support
4 2 (12.50%) Support Technician
4 2 (12.50%) Network Support Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Senior Network Engineer
Operating Systems
1 11 (68.75%) Windows
2 5 (31.25%) Linux
2 5 (31.25%) Windows XP
2 5 (31.25%) Windows Vista
2 5 (31.25%) Windows 8
3 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (18.75%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) Network Design
2 3 (18.75%) Network Management
3 2 (12.50%) Load Balancing
3 2 (12.50%) Network Monitoring
3 2 (12.50%) Mentoring
4 1 (6.25%) Service Management
4 1 (6.25%) Line Management
4 1 (6.25%) Performance Management
4 1 (6.25%) Incident Management
4 1 (6.25%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (6.25%) WAN Optimisation
4 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (43.75%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (25.00%) CCNA
3 3 (18.75%) CCNP
4 2 (12.50%) CCDP
5 1 (6.25%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (68.75%) Hyper-V
2 8 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 5 (31.25%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (6.25%) VMware Workstation
4 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 4 (25.00%) Nagios
2 2 (12.50%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 9 (56.25%) VMware
2 7 (43.75%) Cisco
3 6 (37.50%) Citrix
4 4 (25.00%) HP
4 4 (25.00%) Brocade
4 4 (25.00%) SonicWALL
5 3 (18.75%) CheckPoint
6 2 (12.50%) Nokia
6 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
6 2 (12.50%) SolarWinds
7 1 (6.25%) Fortinet
7 1 (6.25%) Blue Coat
7 1 (6.25%) Avaya
7 1 (6.25%) McAfee
Telford, Shropshire
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Salary: £22000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago