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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 21 23 20
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -3
Permanent jobs citing WAN 6 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Telford 3.39% 2.50% 4.35%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 22.22% 4.65% 10.34%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 0
Average salary £25,000 £17,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+47.05% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +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
27 43 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Telford 15.25% 53.75% 42.03%
Number of salaries quoted 19 31 16
Average salary £27,500 £35,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.42% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £17,000 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £55,000 £43,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 31 July 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 (100.00%) LAN
2 12 (80.00%) Active Directory
3 11 (73.33%) TCP/IP
3 11 (73.33%) Windows
4 9 (60.00%) Hyper-V
5 8 (53.33%) Microsoft
6 7 (46.67%) Windows XP
6 7 (46.67%) MS Exchange
6 7 (46.67%) Firewall
6 7 (46.67%) Windows Vista
7 6 (40.00%) Citrix
7 6 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (33.33%) VMware
9 4 (26.67%) Service Delivery
9 4 (26.67%) Incident Management
9 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (26.67%) SharePoint
9 4 (26.67%) MS Office
9 4 (26.67%) ITIL
10 3 (20.00%) UNIX
10 3 (20.00%) Linux
10 3 (20.00%) VoIP
10 3 (20.00%) DNS
10 3 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
10 3 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
10 3 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
10 3 (20.00%) Office 365
10 3 (20.00%) Windows 8
11 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2012
11 2 (13.33%) Cisco ASA

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Telford by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 (46.67%) MS Exchange
2 4 (26.67%) SharePoint
3 3 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 4 (26.67%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (20.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (100.00%) LAN
2 11 (73.33%) TCP/IP
3 7 (46.67%) Firewall
4 3 (20.00%) VoIP
4 3 (20.00%) DNS
5 2 (13.33%) IPv4
5 2 (13.33%) IPv6
5 2 (13.33%) DDNS
5 2 (13.33%) VPN
5 2 (13.33%) IP Telephony
5 2 (13.33%) VLAN
5 2 (13.33%) Cisco IOS
5 2 (13.33%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (6.67%) DHCP
General
1 1 (6.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Support Engineer
2 4 (26.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (26.67%) Network Support Engineer
2 4 (26.67%) Senior Network Engineer
2 4 (26.67%) Team Leader
2 4 (26.67%) Help Desk Team Lead
2 4 (26.67%) Network Engineer
2 4 (26.67%) Systems Engineer
2 4 (26.67%) Systems Support
2 4 (26.67%) Senior Systems Engineer
2 4 (26.67%) Network Support
2 4 (26.67%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (26.67%) Senior Support Engineer
2 4 (26.67%) Senior Network Support
2 4 (26.67%) Senior Network Support Engineer
2 4 (26.67%) Senior Infrastructure Support Engineer
2 4 (26.67%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (26.67%) Systems Support Engineer
2 4 (26.67%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) Technical Architect
Operating Systems
1 11 (73.33%) Windows
2 7 (46.67%) Windows XP
2 7 (46.67%) Windows Vista
3 6 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (20.00%) Windows 8
5 3 (20.00%) Linux
5 3 (20.00%) UNIX
6 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (26.67%) ITIL
1 4 (26.67%) Service Delivery
1 4 (26.67%) Incident Management
2 2 (13.33%) Network Design
3 1 (6.67%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) CCNA
1 2 (13.33%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (6.67%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 9 (60.00%) Hyper-V
3 3 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (13.33%) Nagios
Vendors
1 8 (53.33%) Microsoft
2 6 (40.00%) Citrix
3 5 (33.33%) VMware
4 2 (13.33%) Brocade
4 2 (13.33%) SonicWALL
4 2 (13.33%) HP
4 2 (13.33%) Cisco
Telford, Shropshire
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