The table below looks at the statistics for WAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wakefield region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WAN over the 3 months to 29 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 25 19 29
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +10
Permanent jobs citing WAN 12 12 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 7.14% 9.38% 1.29%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 25.53% 33.33% 7.14%
Number of salaries quoted 12 8 1
Median salary £55,000 £37,500 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+46.66% -8.53%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
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
47 36 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 27.98% 28.13% 18.06%
Number of salaries quoted 41 31 19
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £22,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +66.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £19,000 £17,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £30,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

WAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

The demand trend of job ads across the Wakefield region citing WAN as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 29 June 2016.

WAN Salary Histogram in Wakefield

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 Wakefield region with a requirement for WAN.

1 26 (96.30%) LAN
2 11 (40.74%) Configuration Management
2 11 (40.74%) NHS
2 11 (40.74%) ITIL
2 11 (40.74%) PRINCE2
2 11 (40.74%) .NET
2 11 (40.74%) Change Management
2 11 (40.74%) Management Information System
2 11 (40.74%) Stakeholder Management
2 11 (40.74%) Finance
2 11 (40.74%) Data Management
2 11 (40.74%) Incident Management
2 11 (40.74%) Problem Management
2 11 (40.74%) Release Management
2 11 (40.74%) Time Management
2 11 (40.74%) Customer Engagement
2 11 (40.74%) ITIL V3
3 10 (37.04%) Cisco
4 9 (33.33%) Firewall
5 7 (25.93%) Wireless
5 7 (25.93%) CCSA
5 7 (25.93%) CCSE
5 7 (25.93%) Windows
5 7 (25.93%) CheckPoint
5 7 (25.93%) Internet
5 7 (25.93%) CCNP
5 7 (25.93%) CCNA
5 7 (25.93%) Active Directory
5 7 (25.93%) Cisco Certification
5 7 (25.93%) High Availability

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield 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 (18.52%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (7.41%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 26 (96.30%) LAN
2 9 (33.33%) Firewall
3 7 (25.93%) Internet
3 7 (25.93%) Wireless
4 5 (18.52%) VPN
5 4 (14.81%) SAN
6 2 (7.41%) ADSL
6 2 (7.41%) BGP
6 2 (7.41%) Broadband
6 2 (7.41%) DHCP
6 2 (7.41%) DNS
6 2 (7.41%) EIGRP
6 2 (7.41%) HTTP
6 2 (7.41%) MPLS
6 2 (7.41%) OSPF
6 2 (7.41%) PBX
6 2 (7.41%) SSL
6 2 (7.41%) TCP/IP
6 2 (7.41%) VoIP
6 2 (7.41%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.70%) SQL Server
General
1 11 (40.74%) Finance
2 4 (14.81%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.70%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 13 (48.15%) IT Manager
2 11 (40.74%) Infrastructure Manager
2 11 (40.74%) Infrastructure Operations Manager
2 11 (40.74%) Infrastructure Services Manager
2 11 (40.74%) IT Infrastructure Manager
2 11 (40.74%) IT Operations Manager
2 11 (40.74%) IT Services Manager
2 11 (40.74%) Operations Manager
2 11 (40.74%) Service Manager
2 11 (40.74%) Service Operations Manager
3 7 (25.93%) Cisco Engineer
3 7 (25.93%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 7 (25.93%) IT Engineer
3 7 (25.93%) Network Engineer
3 7 (25.93%) Senior Cisco Engineer
3 7 (25.93%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
3 7 (25.93%) Senior IT Engineer
3 7 (25.93%) Senior Network Engineer
4 4 (14.81%) Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) Server Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (40.74%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 11 (40.74%) Management Information System
1 11 (40.74%) NHS
2 2 (7.41%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 7 (25.93%) Windows
2 5 (18.52%) Windows Server
3 2 (7.41%) Windows 7
3 2 (7.41%) Windows 8
3 2 (7.41%) Windows Vista
3 2 (7.41%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (40.74%) Change Management
1 11 (40.74%) Configuration Management
1 11 (40.74%) Customer Engagement
1 11 (40.74%) Data Management
1 11 (40.74%) Incident Management
1 11 (40.74%) ITIL
1 11 (40.74%) ITIL V3
1 11 (40.74%) PRINCE2
1 11 (40.74%) Problem Management
1 11 (40.74%) Release Management
1 11 (40.74%) Stakeholder Management
1 11 (40.74%) Time Management
2 7 (25.93%) High Availability
2 7 (25.93%) Identity Access Management
3 4 (14.81%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (14.81%) Root Cause Analysis
Qualifications
1 7 (25.93%) CCNA
1 7 (25.93%) CCNP
1 7 (25.93%) CCSA
1 7 (25.93%) CCSE
1 7 (25.93%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 7 (25.93%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (3.70%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 10 (37.04%) Cisco
2 7 (25.93%) CheckPoint
3 4 (14.81%) VMware
4 1 (3.70%) Apple
4 1 (3.70%) Microsoft