The table below looks at the statistics for WAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Warrington region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WAN over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 48 65 50
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -15
Permanent jobs citing WAN 14 12 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 2.97% 2.12% 1.90%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 15.56% 10.91% 8.86%
Number of salaries quoted 11 10 7
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £26,550 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,750 £31,900
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+10.66% -
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
90 110 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 19.07% 19.47% 21.41%
Number of salaries quoted 75 81 56
Average salary £35,000 £39,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.25% +30.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £40,000 £53,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

WAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WAN across the Warrington region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 17 April 2015.

WAN Salary Histogram in Warrington

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Warrington 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 25 (78.13%) LAN
2 22 (68.75%) Windows
3 13 (40.63%) VPN
3 13 (40.63%) Cisco
4 12 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (34.38%) Project Management
5 11 (34.38%) Active Directory
6 10 (31.25%) Cisco Certification
6 10 (31.25%) DNS
6 10 (31.25%) DHCP
6 10 (31.25%) Firewall
7 9 (28.13%) Microsoft
7 9 (28.13%) ITIL
7 9 (28.13%) Windows 7
8 8 (25.00%) CCNP
8 8 (25.00%) CCNA
8 8 (25.00%) Service Delivery
9 7 (21.88%) Juniper
9 7 (21.88%) Dell
9 7 (21.88%) Windows 8
9 7 (21.88%) Network Security
9 7 (21.88%) VMware
10 6 (18.75%) Wireshark
10 6 (18.75%) Video Conferencing
10 6 (18.75%) SC Cleared
10 6 (18.75%) Security Cleared
10 6 (18.75%) CCIE
10 6 (18.75%) CRM
10 6 (18.75%) Wireless
11 5 (15.63%) NetApp

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Warrington 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.

Application Platforms
1 5 (15.63%) IBM Notes
2 4 (12.50%) MS Exchange
3 2 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (6.25%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (12.50%) MS Office
2 1 (3.13%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 25 (78.13%) LAN
2 13 (40.63%) VPN
3 10 (31.25%) DNS
3 10 (31.25%) DHCP
3 10 (31.25%) Firewall
4 7 (21.88%) Network Security
5 6 (18.75%) Wireless
5 6 (18.75%) Wireshark
6 5 (15.63%) TCP/IP
7 3 (9.38%) Broadband
7 3 (9.38%) VoIP
7 3 (9.38%) SSL
7 3 (9.38%) SAN
8 2 (6.25%) FTP
9 1 (3.13%) Wi-Fi
9 1 (3.13%) IP Telephony
9 1 (3.13%) Intrusion Detection
9 1 (3.13%) Cisco ASA
9 1 (3.13%) FWSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (15.63%) Metasploit
General
1 5 (15.63%) Finance
2 3 (9.38%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (37.50%) Analyst
2 7 (21.88%) Technical Analyst
3 6 (18.75%) Network Engineer
4 5 (15.63%) Service Desk Engineer
5 4 (12.50%) Technical Support
5 4 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support
5 4 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (9.38%) Security Analyst
6 3 (9.38%) Network Security Engineer
6 3 (9.38%) Support Analyst
6 3 (9.38%) 3rd Line Technical Support
6 3 (9.38%) Senior Network Engineer
6 3 (9.38%) Security Engineer
7 2 (6.25%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
8 1 (3.13%) Security Architect
8 1 (3.13%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
8 1 (3.13%) Service Transition Manager
8 1 (3.13%) Network Security Architect
8 1 (3.13%) Network Architect
8 1 (3.13%) Senior Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.25%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (18.75%) Video Conferencing
2 5 (15.63%) Open Source
3 4 (12.50%) RMADS
4 1 (3.13%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.13%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 22 (68.75%) Windows
2 12 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (28.13%) Windows 7
4 7 (21.88%) Windows 8
5 2 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (34.38%) Project Management
2 9 (28.13%) ITIL
3 8 (25.00%) Service Delivery
4 6 (18.75%) CRM
5 5 (15.63%) PRINCE2
5 5 (15.63%) Asset Management
6 4 (12.50%) Document Management
7 3 (9.38%) Ethical Hacking
7 3 (9.38%) Security Management
7 3 (9.38%) Migration
8 2 (6.25%) Information Security
8 2 (6.25%) Network Design
8 2 (6.25%) Incident Management
8 2 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
9 1 (3.13%) Information Security Management
9 1 (3.13%) E-Commerce
9 1 (3.13%) Load Balancing
9 1 (3.13%) Test Scripting
9 1 (3.13%) ITIL V3
9 1 (3.13%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 3 (9.38%) SQL
2 1 (3.13%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 10 (31.25%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (25.00%) CCNP
2 8 (25.00%) CCNA
3 6 (18.75%) SC Cleared
3 6 (18.75%) Security Cleared
3 6 (18.75%) CCIE
4 2 (6.25%) CEH
5 1 (3.13%) JNCIP
5 1 (3.13%) MCITP
5 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (3.13%) CCSE
5 1 (3.13%) MCSE
5 1 (3.13%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.50%) SLA
2 2 (6.25%) JSP 440
3 1 (3.13%) COBIT
System Software
1 11 (34.38%) Active Directory
2 5 (15.63%) XenApp
3 4 (12.50%) XenDesktop
4 3 (9.38%) XenServer
4 3 (9.38%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (6.25%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (6.25%) WSUS
1 2 (6.25%) SCCM
Vendors
1 13 (40.63%) Cisco
2 9 (28.13%) Microsoft
3 7 (21.88%) Dell
3 7 (21.88%) Juniper
3 7 (21.88%) VMware
4 5 (15.63%) NetApp
4 5 (15.63%) Lotus
4 5 (15.63%) CheckPoint
4 5 (15.63%) Symantec
4 5 (15.63%) Citrix
5 3 (9.38%) Avaya
5 3 (9.38%) HP
5 3 (9.38%) Toshiba
5 3 (9.38%) BT
6 2 (6.25%) WatchGuard
6 2 (6.25%) Mitel
6 2 (6.25%) McAfee
6 2 (6.25%) Business Objects
7 1 (3.13%) Sourcefire
7 1 (3.13%) Fortinet
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