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 15 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 33 14 30
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +16
Permanent jobs citing WAN 5 14 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 2.09% 14.58% 1.89%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.64% 43.75% 4.17%
Number of salaries quoted 5 11 1
Average salary £45,000 £37,000 £19,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.62% +89.74%
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -1.31%
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 32 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 19.67% 33.33% 45.28%
Number of salaries quoted 29 28 44
Average salary £25,000 £37,000 £25,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-32.43% +45.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £24,200 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £37,000 £38,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, 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 6 (85.71%) LAN
2 4 (57.14%) Project Management
3 3 (42.86%) PRINCE2
4 2 (28.57%) MCSE
4 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
4 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
4 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (28.57%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
4 2 (28.57%) Business Development
4 2 (28.57%) Time Management
5 1 (14.29%) Analytics
5 1 (14.29%) Wireless
5 1 (14.29%) MPLS
5 1 (14.29%) VoIP
5 1 (14.29%) Cisco

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield by Category

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, 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.

Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (85.71%) LAN
2 1 (14.29%) VoIP
2 1 (14.29%) MPLS
2 1 (14.29%) Wireless
General
1 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Project Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Consultant
2 2 (28.57%) Account Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Sales Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Pre Sales Consultant
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Project Management
2 3 (42.86%) PRINCE2
3 2 (28.57%) Business Development
3 2 (28.57%) Time Management
4 1 (14.29%) Analytics
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) MCSE
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (28.57%) PRINCE2 Certification
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Kelway Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £22,000 per annum £20,000 - £22,000 + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago