The table below looks at the statistics for WAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wakefield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WAN over the 3 months to 2 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 23 29 23
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -6
Permanent jobs citing WAN 11 3 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 8.87% 1.74% 5.41%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 32.35% 9.68% 28.57%
Number of salaries quoted 7 2 6
Average salary £37,500 £41,750 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.17% +34.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,200 £41,150 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £42,350 £37,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
WAN
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Wakefield region.

Communications & Networking Category
Wakefield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
34 31 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 27.42% 18.02% 18.92%
Number of salaries quoted 28 21 17
Average salary £37,500 £22,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+66.66% -40.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £17,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £38,000 £41,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

WAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WAN across the Wakefield region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

WAN Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

WAN
Salary Trend in Wakefield

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WAN across the Wakefield region.

WAN Salary Trend in Wakefield

WAN
Salary Histogram in Wakefield

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WAN across the Wakefield region over the 3 months to 2 July 2015.

WAN Salary Histogram in Wakefield

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT jobs across the Wakefield 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 21 (100.00%) LAN
2 15 (71.43%) VoIP
3 12 (57.14%) MS Exchange
3 12 (57.14%) Windows
4 11 (52.38%) CCNA
4 11 (52.38%) Cisco Certification
4 11 (52.38%) VMware
5 10 (47.62%) TCP/IP
5 10 (47.62%) VPN
6 9 (42.86%) Cisco
6 9 (42.86%) CCNP
6 9 (42.86%) Firewall
6 9 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
6 9 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2010
7 8 (38.10%) Citrix
7 8 (38.10%) Microsoft Certification
8 7 (33.33%) Microsoft
8 7 (33.33%) MCSA
9 6 (28.57%) MS Excel
9 6 (28.57%) HTML
9 6 (28.57%) SNMP
9 6 (28.57%) Active Directory
9 6 (28.57%) CheckPoint
9 6 (28.57%) WAAS
9 6 (28.57%) CCSE
9 6 (28.57%) WSUS
9 6 (28.57%) WatchGuard
9 6 (28.57%) CCSA
10 5 (23.81%) DNS
11 3 (14.29%) WLAN

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT jobs across the Wakefield 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 12 (57.14%) MS Exchange
2 9 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 6 (28.57%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 21 (100.00%) LAN
2 15 (71.43%) VoIP
3 10 (47.62%) TCP/IP
3 10 (47.62%) VPN
4 9 (42.86%) Firewall
5 6 (28.57%) SNMP
5 6 (28.57%) WAAS
6 5 (23.81%) DNS
7 3 (14.29%) WLAN
7 3 (14.29%) OSPF
7 3 (14.29%) BGP
7 3 (14.29%) EIGRP
7 3 (14.29%) Wi-Fi
7 3 (14.29%) Wireless
7 3 (14.29%) IP Telephony
7 3 (14.29%) VLAN
8 2 (9.52%) SAN
9 1 (4.76%) DHCP
9 1 (4.76%) PBX
9 1 (4.76%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.52%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (9.52%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.76%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 9 (42.86%) Network Engineer
2 6 (28.57%) Technical Support
2 6 (28.57%) Administrator
2 6 (28.57%) Senior Network Engineer
2 6 (28.57%) IT Administrator
3 3 (14.29%) Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) IT Manager
4 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Help Desk Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (28.57%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.76%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 12 (57.14%) Windows
2 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (4.76%) Windows 7
3 1 (4.76%) Windows 8
3 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (14.29%) Change Management
2 2 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (9.52%) Root Cause Analysis
Qualifications
1 11 (52.38%) CCNA
1 11 (52.38%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (42.86%) CCNP
3 8 (38.10%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (33.33%) MCSA
5 6 (28.57%) CCSA
5 6 (28.57%) CCSE
6 1 (4.76%) MCP
6 1 (4.76%) MCSE
System Software
1 9 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (28.57%) Active Directory
3 2 (9.52%) vSphere
4 1 (4.76%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 6 (28.57%) WSUS
2 2 (9.52%) Backup Exec
3 1 (4.76%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 11 (52.38%) VMware
2 9 (42.86%) Cisco
3 8 (38.10%) Citrix
4 7 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 6 (28.57%) WatchGuard
5 6 (28.57%) CheckPoint
6 3 (14.29%) Siemens
7 1 (4.76%) Apple
7 1 (4.76%) Symantec
7 1 (4.76%) Sophos
Wakefield
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago