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 27 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 52 54 49
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -5
Permanent jobs citing WAN 13 16 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 2.56% 3.12% 0.87%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 18.31% 15.24% 5.36%
Number of salaries quoted 8 12 3
Average salary £37,500 £27,600 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.86% -31.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,750 £25,925 £38,400
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £35,000 £42,400
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +6.66%
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
71 105 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 13.98% 20.47% 16.28%
Number of salaries quoted 64 93 27
Average salary £35,000 £29,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.64% -21.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £49,600 £49,800
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 27 August 2015.

WAN Salary Histogram in Warrington

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 22 (95.65%) LAN
2 15 (65.22%) Cisco
3 14 (60.87%) Microsoft
3 14 (60.87%) DHCP
3 14 (60.87%) DNS
3 14 (60.87%) Windows
3 14 (60.87%) Firewall
4 13 (56.52%) Cisco Certification
4 13 (56.52%) TCP/IP
4 13 (56.52%) CCNP
4 13 (56.52%) Windows Server 2008
4 13 (56.52%) Windows Server 2012
5 10 (43.48%) SSL
5 10 (43.48%) Wireless
6 9 (39.13%) Service Delivery
6 9 (39.13%) VPN
6 9 (39.13%) Degree
7 8 (34.78%) Life Science
7 8 (34.78%) Cisco PIX
7 8 (34.78%) iSCSI
7 8 (34.78%) Cisco IOS
7 8 (34.78%) Cisco ASA
7 8 (34.78%) xDSL
7 8 (34.78%) Capacity Planning
7 8 (34.78%) IPsec
7 8 (34.78%) Manufacturing
7 8 (34.78%) IP Telephony
7 8 (34.78%) Ethernet
7 8 (34.78%) SNMP
7 8 (34.78%) VoIP

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 4 (17.39%) Oracle 9iAS
1 4 (17.39%) Oracle Application Server
2 3 (13.04%) IIS
2 3 (13.04%) Lync
2 3 (13.04%) MS Exchange
3 2 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (4.35%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (13.04%) MS Excel
1 3 (13.04%) ProjectWise
2 1 (4.35%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (13.04%) Primavera
Communications & Networking
1 22 (95.65%) LAN
2 14 (60.87%) DHCP
2 14 (60.87%) DNS
2 14 (60.87%) Firewall
3 13 (56.52%) TCP/IP
4 10 (43.48%) Wireless
4 10 (43.48%) SSL
5 9 (39.13%) VPN
6 8 (34.78%) Cisco IOS
6 8 (34.78%) Cisco PIX
6 8 (34.78%) IPsec
6 8 (34.78%) IP Telephony
6 8 (34.78%) 802.11
6 8 (34.78%) MPLS
6 8 (34.78%) TACACS
6 8 (34.78%) Ethernet
6 8 (34.78%) SNMP
6 8 (34.78%) VoIP
6 8 (34.78%) iSCSI
6 8 (34.78%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (21.74%) BusinessObjects
2 4 (17.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (17.39%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (17.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (17.39%) Oracle Database 11g
2 4 (17.39%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (17.39%) SQL Server 2012
2 4 (17.39%) Oracle Database
2 4 (17.39%) SQL Server
2 4 (17.39%) Oracle9i Database
2 4 (17.39%) Oracle Database 10g
3 3 (13.04%) MySQL
3 3 (13.04%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 4 (17.39%) Metasploit
General
1 8 (34.78%) Manufacturing
2 2 (8.70%) Telecoms
2 2 (8.70%) Finance
3 1 (4.35%) French Language
3 1 (4.35%) German Language
3 1 (4.35%) Italian Language
3 1 (4.35%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 13 (56.52%) Network Engineer
2 4 (17.39%) DBA
2 4 (17.39%) Senior Network Engineer
3 3 (13.04%) Administrator
3 3 (13.04%) Network Security Engineer
3 3 (13.04%) Cisco Engineer
3 3 (13.04%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 3 (13.04%) Security Engineer
3 3 (13.04%) Senior Security Engineer
3 3 (13.04%) Senior Network Security Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Oracle DBA
5 1 (4.35%) Technical Support Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) SQL DBA
5 1 (4.35%) Senior Oracle DBA
5 1 (4.35%) Technical Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Technical Support
5 1 (4.35%) Support Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (34.78%) 802.1X
2 3 (13.04%) JSP
2 3 (13.04%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 8 (34.78%) Life Science
2 4 (17.39%) Video Conferencing
3 3 (13.04%) Enterprise Storage
3 3 (13.04%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (13.04%) RMADS
3 3 (13.04%) Replication
3 3 (13.04%) Clustering
4 1 (4.35%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 14 (60.87%) Windows
2 13 (56.52%) Windows Server 2008
2 13 (56.52%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (21.74%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (39.13%) Service Delivery
2 8 (34.78%) Service Management
2 8 (34.78%) Capacity Planning
2 8 (34.78%) Root Cause Analysis
2 8 (34.78%) WAN Optimisation
2 8 (34.78%) Kalman Filter
3 5 (21.74%) Mentoring
3 5 (21.74%) Security Patching
3 5 (21.74%) Service Continuity Management
4 4 (17.39%) Ethical Hacking
4 4 (17.39%) Open Source
5 3 (13.04%) ETL
5 3 (13.04%) ITSM
5 3 (13.04%) Database Mirroring
6 2 (8.70%) Migration
6 2 (8.70%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (8.70%) Project Management
6 2 (8.70%) Incident Management
6 2 (8.70%) Network Design
6 2 (8.70%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 7 (30.43%) SQL
2 3 (13.04%) T-SQL
2 3 (13.04%) Prolog
2 3 (13.04%) PowerShell
2 3 (13.04%) PL/SQL
3 1 (4.35%) R
Qualifications
1 13 (56.52%) Cisco Certification
1 13 (56.52%) CCNP
2 9 (39.13%) Degree
3 4 (17.39%) SC Cleared
3 4 (17.39%) Security Cleared
3 4 (17.39%) CCIE
3 4 (17.39%) CCNA
3 4 (17.39%) CEH
4 3 (13.04%) MCTS
4 3 (13.04%) MCITP
4 3 (13.04%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (13.04%) OCP
4 3 (13.04%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.04%) JSP 440
2 1 (4.35%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (30.43%) Active Directory
2 3 (13.04%) VMware ESX
2 3 (13.04%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (8.70%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (13.04%) Backup Exec
1 3 (13.04%) SCCM
Vendors
1 15 (65.22%) Cisco
2 14 (60.87%) Microsoft
3 6 (26.09%) VMware
4 4 (17.39%) Oracle
4 4 (17.39%) HP
4 4 (17.39%) Juniper
4 4 (17.39%) CheckPoint
5 3 (13.04%) CommVault
6 2 (8.70%) Dell
6 2 (8.70%) Mitel
6 2 (8.70%) WatchGuard
7 1 (4.35%) Citrix
7 1 (4.35%) BT
Warrington, Cheshire
X4 Group
Salary: Dependent on Experience
Posted: 7 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Extensive Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Warrington
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + car + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Warrington
Cognitive Group
Salary: £32000.00 - £36000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Warrington
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 15 days ago