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

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 49 54 52
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -2
Permanent jobs citing WAN 6 13 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 1.92% 2.73% 3.31%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.04% 15.85% 17.05%
Number of salaries quoted 4 8 10
Median salary £55,000 £40,000 £28,800
Median salary % change year-on-year
+37.50% +38.88%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
WAN
Cheshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Warrington
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
46 82 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 14.70% 17.23% 19.43%
Number of salaries quoted 33 71 77
Median salary £47,000 £37,500 £29,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+25.33% +26.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £49,000 £66,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

WAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

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

WAN Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

WAN
Salary Trend in Warrington

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

WAN Salary Trend in Warrington

WAN
Salary Histogram in Warrington

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WAN across the Warrington region over the 3 months to 28 September 2016.

WAN Salary Histogram in Warrington

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 Warrington region with a requirement for WAN.

1 19 (100.00%) LAN
2 17 (89.47%) Cisco
3 12 (63.16%) CCNA
3 12 (63.16%) Cisco Certification
4 11 (57.89%) Juniper
5 10 (52.63%) Firewall
6 8 (42.11%) CCNP
7 7 (36.84%) CheckPoint
7 7 (36.84%) BGP
7 7 (36.84%) Wireshark
7 7 (36.84%) SC Cleared
7 7 (36.84%) Security Cleared
8 6 (31.58%) Video Conferencing
8 6 (31.58%) Metasploit
8 6 (31.58%) Open Source
8 6 (31.58%) Palo Alto
8 6 (31.58%) CCIE
9 5 (26.32%) ITIL
10 4 (21.05%) Network Design
10 4 (21.05%) Degree
10 4 (21.05%) Network Optimisation
10 4 (21.05%) Network Monitoring
10 4 (21.05%) Project Management
10 4 (21.05%) Perl
10 4 (21.05%) Python
10 4 (21.05%) VoIP
10 4 (21.05%) Shell Script
10 4 (21.05%) DWDM
10 4 (21.05%) MPLS
11 3 (15.79%) OSPF

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington 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 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (5.26%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (5.26%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 19 (100.00%) LAN
2 10 (52.63%) Firewall
3 7 (36.84%) BGP
3 7 (36.84%) Wireshark
4 4 (21.05%) DWDM
4 4 (21.05%) MPLS
4 4 (21.05%) VoIP
5 3 (15.79%) Cisco Nexus
5 3 (15.79%) EIGRP
5 3 (15.79%) Network Security
5 3 (15.79%) OSPF
5 3 (15.79%) VPLS
6 1 (5.26%) ADSL
6 1 (5.26%) DHCP
6 1 (5.26%) DNS
6 1 (5.26%) ISDN
6 1 (5.26%) TCP/IP
6 1 (5.26%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (5.26%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 6 (31.58%) Metasploit
General
1 1 (5.26%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (68.42%) Network Engineer
2 8 (42.11%) Senior Network Engineer
3 7 (36.84%) Cisco Engineer
4 6 (31.58%) Analyst
4 6 (31.58%) Cisco Analyst
4 6 (31.58%) Cisco Network Analyst
4 6 (31.58%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 6 (31.58%) Network Analyst
4 6 (31.58%) Senior Cisco Engineer
5 5 (26.32%) Senior Analyst
5 5 (26.32%) Senior Cisco Analyst
5 5 (26.32%) Senior Cisco Network Analyst
5 5 (26.32%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
5 5 (26.32%) Senior Network Analyst
6 3 (15.79%) Digital Design Engineer
6 3 (15.79%) Network Design Engineer
7 1 (5.26%) Communications Engineer
7 1 (5.26%) ITIL Manager
7 1 (5.26%) Service Desk Manager
7 1 (5.26%) Service Manager
Miscellaneous
1 6 (31.58%) Video Conferencing
2 3 (15.79%) Computer Science
2 3 (15.79%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.26%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.79%) Windows
2 2 (10.53%) Windows 10
2 2 (10.53%) Windows 7
3 1 (5.26%) Windows Server
3 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (31.58%) Open Source
2 5 (26.32%) ITIL
3 4 (21.05%) Network Design
3 4 (21.05%) Network Monitoring
3 4 (21.05%) Network Optimisation
3 4 (21.05%) Project Management
4 3 (15.79%) Information Security
4 3 (15.79%) Network Management
4 3 (15.79%) Root Cause Analysis
4 3 (15.79%) Security Patching
4 3 (15.79%) Software Deployment
5 1 (5.26%) ITIL V3
5 1 (5.26%) Process Management
5 1 (5.26%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 4 (21.05%) Perl
1 4 (21.05%) Python
1 4 (21.05%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 12 (63.16%) CCNA
1 12 (63.16%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (42.11%) CCNP
3 7 (36.84%) SC Cleared
3 7 (36.84%) Security Cleared
4 6 (31.58%) CCIE
5 4 (21.05%) Degree
6 3 (15.79%) A+ Certification
6 3 (15.79%) Network+ Certification
7 2 (10.53%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (5.26%) MCP
8 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.79%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (10.53%) Hyper-V
2 1 (5.26%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 17 (89.47%) Cisco
2 11 (57.89%) Juniper
3 7 (36.84%) CheckPoint
4 6 (31.58%) Palo Alto
5 3 (15.79%) Avaya
5 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
5 3 (15.79%) VMware
6 1 (5.26%) Citrix
6 1 (5.26%) HP
6 1 (5.26%) Meraki
6 1 (5.26%) SolarWinds