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 25 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 28 26 24
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -2
Permanent jobs citing WAN 7 5 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 4.64% 4.17% 4.03%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 15.91% 20.00% 14.29%
Number of salaries quoted 7 3 3
Median salary £55,000 £30,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+83.33% -20.00%
UK excluding London median salary £40,500 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-4.70% +13.33%
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
44 25 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 29.14% 20.83% 28.23%
Number of salaries quoted 33 23 26
Median salary £36,500 £30,000 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+21.66% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £19,000 £17,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £37,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 25 May 2016.

WAN Salary Histogram in Wakefield

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 20 (95.24%) LAN
2 11 (52.38%) Configuration Management
2 11 (52.38%) Change Management
2 11 (52.38%) NHS
2 11 (52.38%) ITIL
2 11 (52.38%) PRINCE2
2 11 (52.38%) .NET
2 11 (52.38%) Management Information System
2 11 (52.38%) Finance
2 11 (52.38%) Stakeholder Management
2 11 (52.38%) Data Management
2 11 (52.38%) Problem Management
2 11 (52.38%) Release Management
2 11 (52.38%) Time Management
2 11 (52.38%) Incident Management
2 11 (52.38%) Customer Engagement
2 11 (52.38%) ITIL V3
3 6 (28.57%) Windows
3 6 (28.57%) Active Directory
4 5 (23.81%) MS Exchange
4 5 (23.81%) Cisco
4 5 (23.81%) Windows Server
5 4 (19.05%) Identity Access Management
5 4 (19.05%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (19.05%) SAN
5 4 (19.05%) CheckPoint
5 4 (19.05%) Internet
5 4 (19.05%) CCNP
5 4 (19.05%) CCNA
5 4 (19.05%) Firewall

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 (23.81%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 20 (95.24%) LAN
2 4 (19.05%) Firewall
2 4 (19.05%) Internet
2 4 (19.05%) SAN
2 4 (19.05%) Wireless
3 2 (9.52%) VPN
4 1 (4.76%) ADSL
4 1 (4.76%) Broadband
4 1 (4.76%) DHCP
4 1 (4.76%) DNS
4 1 (4.76%) HTTP
4 1 (4.76%) NAS
4 1 (4.76%) SSL
4 1 (4.76%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
General
1 11 (52.38%) Finance
2 4 (19.05%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.76%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 13 (61.90%) IT Manager
2 11 (52.38%) Infrastructure Manager
2 11 (52.38%) Infrastructure Operations Manager
2 11 (52.38%) Infrastructure Services Manager
2 11 (52.38%) IT Infrastructure Manager
2 11 (52.38%) IT Operations Manager
2 11 (52.38%) IT Services Manager
2 11 (52.38%) Operations Manager
2 11 (52.38%) Service Manager
2 11 (52.38%) Service Operations Manager
3 4 (19.05%) Cisco Engineer
3 4 (19.05%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 4 (19.05%) IT Engineer
3 4 (19.05%) Network Engineer
3 4 (19.05%) Senior Cisco Engineer
3 4 (19.05%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
3 4 (19.05%) Senior IT Engineer
3 4 (19.05%) Senior Network Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Server Support
4 2 (9.52%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (52.38%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 11 (52.38%) Management Information System
1 11 (52.38%) NHS
2 1 (4.76%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 6 (28.57%) Windows
2 5 (23.81%) Windows Server
3 1 (4.76%) Windows 7
3 1 (4.76%) Windows 8
3 1 (4.76%) Windows Vista
3 1 (4.76%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (52.38%) Change Management
1 11 (52.38%) Configuration Management
1 11 (52.38%) Customer Engagement
1 11 (52.38%) Data Management
1 11 (52.38%) Incident Management
1 11 (52.38%) ITIL
1 11 (52.38%) ITIL V3
1 11 (52.38%) PRINCE2
1 11 (52.38%) Problem Management
1 11 (52.38%) Release Management
1 11 (52.38%) Stakeholder Management
1 11 (52.38%) Time Management
2 4 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (19.05%) High Availability
2 4 (19.05%) Identity Access Management
2 4 (19.05%) Root Cause Analysis
Qualifications
1 4 (19.05%) CCNA
1 4 (19.05%) CCNP
1 4 (19.05%) CCSA
1 4 (19.05%) CCSE
1 4 (19.05%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 6 (28.57%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 5 (23.81%) Cisco
2 4 (19.05%) CheckPoint
2 4 (19.05%) VMware
3 1 (4.76%) Apple
3 1 (4.76%) Microsoft