The table below looks at the statistics for WAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Warwick region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WAN over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 42 26 48
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +22
Permanent jobs citing WAN 3 9 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwick 1.22% 5.59% 1.70%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.04% 52.94% 9.76%
Number of salaries quoted 3 9 4
Average salary £45,000 £22,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+104.54% -38.02%
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
WAN
Warwickshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Warwick
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
23 17 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwick 9.39% 10.56% 17.45%
Number of salaries quoted 23 16 41
Average salary £45,000 £30,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+46.34% -23.12%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

WAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Warwick

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WAN across the Warwick region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

WAN Jobs Demand Trend in Warwick

WAN
Salary Trend in Warwick

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

WAN Salary Trend in Warwick

WAN
Salary Histogram in Warwick

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WAN across the Warwick region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

WAN Salary Histogram in Warwick

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warwick

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Warwick 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 3 (60.00%) Firewall
1 3 (60.00%) Network Design
2 2 (40.00%) Ubuntu
2 2 (40.00%) Brocade
2 2 (40.00%) VMware
2 2 (40.00%) Fortinet
2 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (40.00%) 3PAR
2 2 (40.00%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (40.00%) Finance
2 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (40.00%) OSPF
2 2 (40.00%) BGP
2 2 (40.00%) EIGRP
2 2 (40.00%) NetScreen
2 2 (40.00%) Red Hat
2 2 (40.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) Linux
2 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (40.00%) LAN
2 2 (40.00%) Ethernet
2 2 (40.00%) FTP
2 2 (40.00%) VPN
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (40.00%) HP
2 2 (40.00%) Citrix
2 2 (40.00%) SQL

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Warwick by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Warwick 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 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) Firewall
2 2 (40.00%) OSPF
2 2 (40.00%) BGP
2 2 (40.00%) EIGRP
2 2 (40.00%) NetScreen
2 2 (40.00%) LAN
2 2 (40.00%) Ethernet
2 2 (40.00%) FTP
2 2 (40.00%) VPN
2 2 (40.00%) SAN
3 1 (20.00%) DNS
3 1 (20.00%) Packet Switching
3 1 (20.00%) DHCP
3 1 (20.00%) MPLS
3 1 (20.00%) Wireless
3 1 (20.00%) IPsec
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco PIX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Network Design Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Senior Network Design Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Senior Network Support
1 2 (40.00%) Senior Network Support Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Design Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Network Support
1 2 (40.00%) Support Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Senior Support Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Senior Design Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Network Support Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Senior Network Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Principle Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Server Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Ubuntu
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
1 2 (40.00%) Linux
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Network Design
2 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL
3 1 (20.00%) Network Management
3 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (40.00%) VMware ESXi
1 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Brocade
1 2 (40.00%) VMware
1 2 (40.00%) Fortinet
1 2 (40.00%) 3PAR
1 2 (40.00%) Red Hat
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (40.00%) HP
1 2 (40.00%) Citrix
2 1 (20.00%) NetApp
2 1 (20.00%) Juniper
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco
2 1 (20.00%) IBM
2 1 (20.00%) Splunk
2 1 (20.00%) Rackspace