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 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 25 12 14
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +2
Permanent jobs citing WAN 7 12 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Telford 5.93% 12.90% 5.97%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 19.44% 33.33% 14.81%
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 3
Average salary £30,500 - £38,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
36 36 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Telford 30.51% 38.71% 40.30%
Number of salaries quoted 34 6 19
Average salary £30,500 £37,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.66% -2.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £21,000 £18,500
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £41,700 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Telford

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 9 (90.00%) LAN
2 7 (70.00%) Windows
2 7 (70.00%) Cisco
2 7 (70.00%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (70.00%) Firewall
3 6 (60.00%) VMware
3 6 (60.00%) Network Design
3 6 (60.00%) Hyper-V
4 5 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
5 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (40.00%) Cisco IOS
5 4 (40.00%) SonicWALL
5 4 (40.00%) Brocade
5 4 (40.00%) VLAN
5 4 (40.00%) IP Telephony
5 4 (40.00%) Citrix
5 4 (40.00%) CCNA
5 4 (40.00%) HP
5 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (40.00%) Nagios
5 4 (40.00%) DDNS
5 4 (40.00%) IPv4
5 4 (40.00%) IPv6
5 4 (40.00%) TCP/IP
5 4 (40.00%) VPN
5 4 (40.00%) DNS
5 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (30.00%) Cisco Nexus
6 3 (30.00%) Network Management
6 3 (30.00%) CCNP

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Telford by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 2 (20.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MS Visio
2 1 (10.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (90.00%) LAN
2 7 (70.00%) Firewall
3 5 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (40.00%) Cisco IOS
4 4 (40.00%) VLAN
4 4 (40.00%) IP Telephony
4 4 (40.00%) DDNS
4 4 (40.00%) IPv4
4 4 (40.00%) IPv6
4 4 (40.00%) TCP/IP
4 4 (40.00%) VPN
4 4 (40.00%) DNS
5 3 (30.00%) Cisco Nexus
5 3 (30.00%) VoIP
6 2 (20.00%) BGP
6 2 (20.00%) OSPF
6 2 (20.00%) BIG-IP
6 2 (20.00%) Network Security
7 1 (10.00%) DMVPN
7 1 (10.00%) MPLS
General
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Cisco Support
1 4 (40.00%) Cisco Engineer
1 4 (40.00%) Support Engineer
1 4 (40.00%) Cisco Support Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Desktop Support
2 2 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 2 (20.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Support Technician
2 2 (20.00%) Design Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Network Design Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support Technician
3 1 (10.00%) Desktop Technician
3 1 (10.00%) Desktop Support Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Desktop Support Technician
3 1 (10.00%) Desktop Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Support Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Analyst
Operating Systems
1 7 (70.00%) Windows
2 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (20.00%) Linux
3 2 (20.00%) Windows XP
3 2 (20.00%) Windows Vista
3 2 (20.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Network Design
2 3 (30.00%) Network Management
3 2 (20.00%) Load Balancing
3 2 (20.00%) Network Monitoring
3 2 (20.00%) Mentoring
4 1 (10.00%) Line Management
4 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Management
4 1 (10.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (10.00%) WAN Optimisation
4 1 (10.00%) Performance Management
4 1 (10.00%) Incident Management
4 1 (10.00%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 7 (70.00%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (40.00%) CCNA
3 3 (30.00%) CCNP
4 2 (20.00%) CCDP
5 1 (10.00%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (60.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (10.00%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 4 (40.00%) Nagios
2 2 (20.00%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) Cisco
2 6 (60.00%) VMware
3 4 (40.00%) SonicWALL
3 4 (40.00%) Brocade
3 4 (40.00%) Citrix
3 4 (40.00%) HP
4 3 (30.00%) CheckPoint
5 2 (20.00%) Nokia
5 2 (20.00%) SolarWinds
6 1 (10.00%) Fortinet
6 1 (10.00%) Blue Coat
6 1 (10.00%) Avaya
6 1 (10.00%) McAfee
Telford
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £21000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 27 days ago