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 29 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 29 29 23
Rank change year-on-year
0 -6
Permanent jobs citing WAN 4 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Telford 1.73% 0.96% 1.30%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.67% 11.76% 2.63%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 1
Median salary £32,500 £25,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+30.00% -37.50%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%
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
60 17 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Telford 25.97% 8.13% 49.35%
Number of salaries quoted 53 11 22
Median salary £35,000 £31,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £20,000 £21,550
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £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
Salary Histogram in Telford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WAN across the Telford region over the 3 months to 29 August 2016.

WAN Salary Histogram in Telford

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Telford

For the 6 months to 29 August 2016, 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 9 (81.82%) Windows
1 9 (81.82%) LAN
1 9 (81.82%) Cisco
2 8 (72.73%) DNS
2 8 (72.73%) Windows Server
3 6 (54.55%) TCP/IP
3 6 (54.55%) Firewall
3 6 (54.55%) VMware
4 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (45.45%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (45.45%) MS Exchange
4 5 (45.45%) Active Directory
4 5 (45.45%) Citrix
4 5 (45.45%) SAN
5 4 (36.36%) DHCP
6 3 (27.27%) Clustering
6 3 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (27.27%) Network Monitoring
6 3 (27.27%) NAS
6 3 (27.27%) SolarWinds
6 3 (27.27%) Linux
6 3 (27.27%) Nagios
6 3 (27.27%) DDNS
6 3 (27.27%) Remote Desktop
6 3 (27.27%) Data Centre
7 2 (18.18%) VyOS
7 2 (18.18%) Unified Communications
7 2 (18.18%) Windows 10
7 2 (18.18%) OSPF

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 5 (45.45%) Exchange Server 2010
1 5 (45.45%) MS Exchange
2 3 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
1 2 (18.18%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 9 (81.82%) LAN
2 8 (72.73%) DNS
3 6 (54.55%) Firewall
3 6 (54.55%) TCP/IP
4 5 (45.45%) SAN
5 4 (36.36%) DHCP
6 3 (27.27%) DDNS
6 3 (27.27%) NAS
6 3 (27.27%) Remote Desktop
7 2 (18.18%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (18.18%) Cisco IOS
7 2 (18.18%) IP Telephony
7 2 (18.18%) NX-OS
7 2 (18.18%) OSPF
7 2 (18.18%) SNMP
7 2 (18.18%) Unified Communications
7 2 (18.18%) VLAN
7 2 (18.18%) VPN
7 2 (18.18%) Wireless
8 1 (9.09%) IPv4
General
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
1 1 (9.09%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Network Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Desktop Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Desktop Support
3 1 (9.09%) Desktop Support Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Graduate
3 1 (9.09%) Graduate Network Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) IP Network Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) IT Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Clustering
1 3 (27.27%) Data Centre
2 1 (9.09%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 9 (81.82%) Windows
2 8 (72.73%) Windows Server
3 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (27.27%) Linux
5 2 (18.18%) Unix
5 2 (18.18%) VyOS
5 2 (18.18%) Windows 10
5 2 (18.18%) Windows 7
5 2 (18.18%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) Network Monitoring
2 2 (18.18%) ITIL
2 2 (18.18%) Project Planning
3 1 (9.09%) Problem Management
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) CCNA
1 2 (18.18%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (18.18%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (9.09%) CCNP
2 1 (9.09%) MCP
2 1 (9.09%) MCSA
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 5 (45.45%) Active Directory
2 2 (18.18%) pfSense
3 1 (9.09%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (27.27%) Nagios
Vendors
1 9 (81.82%) Cisco
2 6 (54.55%) VMware
3 5 (45.45%) Citrix
4 3 (27.27%) SolarWinds
5 2 (18.18%) Brocade
5 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
5 2 (18.18%) ProCurve
6 1 (9.09%) Aruba
6 1 (9.09%) SAP
6 1 (9.09%) SonicWALL