The table below looks at the statistics for WAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Walsall region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WAN over the 3 months to 28 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 14 15 18
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +3
Permanent jobs citing WAN 4 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walsall 5.97% 1.52% 1.23%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 36.36% 11.11% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 1
Median salary £22,000 £21,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.32% -46.25%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
WAN
West Midlands

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

Communications & Networking Category
Walsall
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
11 9 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walsall 16.42% 13.64% 3.70%
Number of salaries quoted 9 8 3
Median salary £30,000 £32,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% -18.75%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

WAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Walsall

The demand trend of job ads across the Walsall region citing WAN as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

WAN Jobs Demand Trend in Walsall

WAN
Salary Trend in Walsall

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

WAN Salary Trend in Walsall

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Walsall

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 Walsall region with a requirement for WAN.

1 9 (81.82%) Active Directory
2 8 (72.73%) Firewall
3 7 (63.64%) Windows
3 7 (63.64%) LAN
3 7 (63.64%) VMware
4 6 (54.55%) Windows Server
5 5 (45.45%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (45.45%) DNS
6 4 (36.36%) DHCP
6 4 (36.36%) ITIL
6 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (27.27%) Cisco IOS
7 3 (27.27%) SCCM
7 3 (27.27%) Windows 7
7 3 (27.27%) SQL
7 3 (27.27%) HP
7 3 (27.27%) Citrix
7 3 (27.27%) MS Exchange
7 3 (27.27%) ITSM
7 3 (27.27%) TCP/IP
7 3 (27.27%) Cisco
7 3 (27.27%) Data Centre
8 2 (18.18%) NetScaler
8 2 (18.18%) vSphere
8 2 (18.18%) HP Storage
8 2 (18.18%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (18.18%) Virtual Environments
8 2 (18.18%) Telecoms
8 2 (18.18%) Server Building
8 2 (18.18%) Microsoft

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Walsall 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 3 (27.27%) MS Exchange
2 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
1 1 (9.09%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 8 (72.73%) Firewall
2 7 (63.64%) LAN
3 5 (45.45%) DNS
4 4 (36.36%) DHCP
5 3 (27.27%) Cisco IOS
5 3 (27.27%) TCP/IP
6 2 (18.18%) NetScaler
6 2 (18.18%) SAN
6 2 (18.18%) VLAN
6 2 (18.18%) VPN
7 1 (9.09%) PBX
7 1 (9.09%) VoIP
General
1 2 (18.18%) Back Office
1 2 (18.18%) Telecoms
2 1 (9.09%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) 3rd Line Support
2 3 (27.27%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Server Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Support Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) VMware Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Windows Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Windows Server Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (18.18%) 2nd Line Support Technician
3 2 (18.18%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
3 2 (18.18%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Support
3 2 (18.18%) Support Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Support Technician
3 2 (18.18%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) IT Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Server Support
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Data Centre
2 2 (18.18%) HP Storage
Operating Systems
1 7 (63.64%) Windows
2 6 (54.55%) Windows Server
3 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (27.27%) Windows 7
5 2 (18.18%) Windows XP
6 1 (9.09%) Windows Mobile
6 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) ITIL
2 3 (27.27%) ITSM
3 2 (18.18%) Server Building
3 2 (18.18%) Virtual Environments
3 2 (18.18%) Web Development
4 1 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (9.09%) IT Asset Management
4 1 (9.09%) Process Improvement
4 1 (9.09%) Service Delivery
4 1 (9.09%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) SQL
System Software
1 9 (81.82%) Active Directory
2 5 (45.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (18.18%) VMware ESX
3 2 (18.18%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (18.18%) vSphere
3 2 (18.18%) XenApp
3 2 (18.18%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (27.27%) SCCM
2 1 (9.09%) AirWatch
2 1 (9.09%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 7 (63.64%) VMware
2 3 (27.27%) Cisco
2 3 (27.27%) Citrix
2 3 (27.27%) HP
3 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
4 1 (9.09%) 3PAR
4 1 (9.09%) Apple
4 1 (9.09%) Kaspersky
4 1 (9.09%) Mitel
4 1 (9.09%) Siemens