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 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 11 24 11
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -13
Permanent jobs citing WAN 12 6 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Telford 9.84% 5.17% 19.54%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 63.16% 16.67% 43.59%
Number of salaries quoted 12 5 2
Average salary £47,500 £30,500 £46,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+55.73% -34.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £23,500 £45,250
10% offered a salary of more than £50,200 £30,500 £47,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+10.38% +1.31%
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
19 36 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Telford 15.57% 31.03% 44.83%
Number of salaries quoted 18 33 6
Average salary £42,500 £30,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+39.34% -32.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £27,050 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £47,500 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 5 February 2016.

WAN Salary Histogram in Telford

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Telford

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 13 (100.00%) Cisco
2 12 (92.31%) CheckPoint
2 12 (92.31%) Firewall
3 11 (84.62%) LAN
3 11 (84.62%) F5
4 9 (69.23%) Cisco Certification
5 8 (61.54%) Wireless
5 8 (61.54%) CCSA
5 8 (61.54%) Cisco Nexus
5 8 (61.54%) Cisco Wireless
6 7 (53.85%) CCNP
7 6 (46.15%) CCNA
7 6 (46.15%) MPLS
8 5 (38.46%) Juniper
8 5 (38.46%) CCDA
8 5 (38.46%) CCDP
8 5 (38.46%) Network Architecture
8 5 (38.46%) CCSE
8 5 (38.46%) Load Balancing
8 5 (38.46%) SC Cleared
8 5 (38.46%) Security Cleared
9 4 (30.77%) Cisco ASA
9 4 (30.77%) VLAN
9 4 (30.77%) SAN
10 3 (23.08%) Nokia
10 3 (23.08%) DWDM
10 3 (23.08%) Avaya
10 3 (23.08%) CCIE
10 3 (23.08%) VoIP
10 3 (23.08%) WLAN

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Telford by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 3 (23.08%) Lync
2 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (7.69%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 12 (92.31%) Firewall
2 11 (84.62%) LAN
3 8 (61.54%) Cisco Nexus
3 8 (61.54%) Cisco Wireless
3 8 (61.54%) Wireless
4 6 (46.15%) MPLS
5 4 (30.77%) Cisco ASA
5 4 (30.77%) SAN
5 4 (30.77%) VLAN
6 3 (23.08%) Cisco IOS
6 3 (23.08%) Cisco PIX
6 3 (23.08%) DWDM
6 3 (23.08%) Network Security
6 3 (23.08%) NX-OS
6 3 (23.08%) VoIP
6 3 (23.08%) VPLS
6 3 (23.08%) VPN
6 3 (23.08%) WLAN
7 1 (7.69%) DNS
7 1 (7.69%) TCP/IP
General
1 1 (7.69%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Consultant
1 6 (46.15%) Network Consultant
1 6 (46.15%) Network Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Cisco Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Senior Cisco Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) SecurID
2 1 (7.69%) Clustering
2 1 (7.69%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Windows
1 1 (7.69%) Windows Server
1 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) Load Balancing
1 5 (38.46%) Network Architecture
2 3 (23.08%) ITIL
2 3 (23.08%) Network Design
2 3 (23.08%) WAN Optimisation
3 2 (15.38%) Data Protection
3 2 (15.38%) Translating Business Requirements
Qualifications
1 9 (69.23%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (61.54%) CCSA
3 7 (53.85%) CCNP
4 6 (46.15%) CCNA
5 5 (38.46%) CCDA
5 5 (38.46%) CCDP
5 5 (38.46%) CCSE
5 5 (38.46%) SC Cleared
5 5 (38.46%) Security Cleared
6 3 (23.08%) CCIE
6 3 (23.08%) JNCIE
6 3 (23.08%) JNCIP
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) Cisco
2 12 (92.31%) CheckPoint
3 11 (84.62%) F5
4 5 (38.46%) Juniper
5 3 (23.08%) Avaya
5 3 (23.08%) Imperva
5 3 (23.08%) Nokia
5 3 (23.08%) Palo Alto
5 3 (23.08%) Riverbed
5 3 (23.08%) SolarWinds
6 1 (7.69%) Citrix
6 1 (7.69%) VMware
Telford, Shropshire
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Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
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