The table below looks at the statistics for WAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Telford region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WAN over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Shropshire / Telford
Rank 24 13 28
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +15
Permanent jobs citing WAN 5 10 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Telford 3.50% 8.85% 3.60%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 19.23% 66.67% 11.11%
Number of salaries quoted 5 10 2
Median salary £37,500 £47,500 £27,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-21.05% +71.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,050 £41,000 £25,550
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £50,500 £29,950
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 Telford region.

Communications & Networking Category
Telford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
26 15 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Telford 18.18% 13.27% 32.43%
Number of salaries quoted 24 14 31
Median salary £35,000 £47,500 £30,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-26.31% +55.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,750 £41,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £35,000 £50,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

WAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Telford

The demand trend of job ads across the Telford region citing WAN as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Telford

For the 6 months to 23 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 Telford region with a requirement for WAN.

1 6 (85.71%) Cisco
1 6 (85.71%) Firewall
2 5 (71.43%) CCNA
2 5 (71.43%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (57.14%) CCNP
3 4 (57.14%) IPv4
3 4 (57.14%) SolarWinds
4 3 (42.86%) VMware
4 3 (42.86%) CCDA
4 3 (42.86%) CCDP
4 3 (42.86%) Unix
4 3 (42.86%) Windows
4 3 (42.86%) Linux
4 3 (42.86%) LAN
4 3 (42.86%) DNS
4 3 (42.86%) Nagios
4 3 (42.86%) MPLS
4 3 (42.86%) BGP
4 3 (42.86%) Hyper-V
4 3 (42.86%) Network Monitoring
4 3 (42.86%) Data Centre
4 3 (42.86%) Windows Server
5 2 (28.57%) Palo Alto
5 2 (28.57%) Presales
5 2 (28.57%) Service Delivery
5 2 (28.57%) CCIE
5 2 (28.57%) SAN
5 2 (28.57%) CheckPoint
5 2 (28.57%) Internet
5 2 (28.57%) VPN

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Telford 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 (14.29%) IIS
1 1 (14.29%) Skype for Business
Communications & Networking
1 6 (85.71%) Firewall
2 4 (57.14%) IPv4
3 3 (42.86%) BGP
3 3 (42.86%) DNS
3 3 (42.86%) LAN
3 3 (42.86%) MPLS
4 2 (28.57%) DHCP
4 2 (28.57%) Internet
4 2 (28.57%) IP Telephony
4 2 (28.57%) Network Security
4 2 (28.57%) SAN
4 2 (28.57%) Unified Communications
4 2 (28.57%) VPLS
4 2 (28.57%) VPN
4 2 (28.57%) Wireless
5 1 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (14.29%) IPv6
5 1 (14.29%) OSPF
5 1 (14.29%) SNMP
5 1 (14.29%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Network Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Consultant
2 2 (28.57%) Lead Network Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco Design Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Implementation Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Network Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Network Design Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Network Implementation Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Presales Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Presales Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Data Centre
2 1 (14.29%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Linux
1 3 (42.86%) Unix
1 3 (42.86%) Windows
1 3 (42.86%) Windows Server
2 1 (14.29%) VyOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Network Monitoring
2 2 (28.57%) Network Design
2 2 (28.57%) Presales
2 2 (28.57%) Problem Management
2 2 (28.57%) Service Delivery
3 1 (14.29%) ITIL
3 1 (14.29%) Load Balancing
3 1 (14.29%) Network Architecture
3 1 (14.29%) Process Management
3 1 (14.29%) Translating Business Requirements
Qualifications
1 5 (71.43%) CCNA
1 5 (71.43%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (57.14%) CCNP
3 3 (42.86%) CCDA
3 3 (42.86%) CCDP
4 2 (28.57%) CCIE
5 1 (14.29%) CCSA
5 1 (14.29%) CCSE
5 1 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (14.29%) JNCIE
5 1 (14.29%) JNCIP
5 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
5 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (42.86%) Hyper-V
2 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
2 1 (14.29%) pfSense
2 1 (14.29%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (42.86%) Nagios
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Cisco
2 4 (57.14%) SolarWinds
3 3 (42.86%) VMware
4 2 (28.57%) Brocade
4 2 (28.57%) CheckPoint
4 2 (28.57%) Palo Alto
4 2 (28.57%) ProCurve
4 2 (28.57%) SonicWALL
5 1 (14.29%) Aruba
5 1 (14.29%) Avaya
5 1 (14.29%) Citrix
5 1 (14.29%) F5
5 1 (14.29%) Juniper
5 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
5 1 (14.29%) Ubiquiti
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