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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 62 42 28
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -14
Permanent jobs citing WAN 7 3 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwick 1.87% 1.15% 5.63%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 28.00% 13.04% 34.62%
Number of salaries quoted 7 3 9
Average salary £65,000 £45,000 £22,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+44.44% +104.54%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+10.38% +1.31%
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
25 23 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwick 6.68% 8.81% 16.25%
Number of salaries quoted 20 23 19
Average salary £65,000 £45,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+44.44% +63.63%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 8 February 2016.

WAN Salary Histogram in Warwick

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warwick

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 17 (100.00%) LAN
2 12 (70.59%) Firewall
3 10 (58.82%) Ethernet
3 10 (58.82%) CCNA
3 10 (58.82%) Cisco Certification
3 10 (58.82%) OSPF
4 9 (52.94%) VPN
4 9 (52.94%) CCNP
4 9 (52.94%) Finance
4 9 (52.94%) Network Management
5 8 (47.06%) Load Balancing
5 8 (47.06%) FortiGate
5 8 (47.06%) Spanning Tree
5 8 (47.06%) NetScreen
5 8 (47.06%) EIGRP
5 8 (47.06%) HP
5 8 (47.06%) BGP
5 8 (47.06%) FTP
6 7 (41.18%) Radware
6 7 (41.18%) OmniPeek
6 7 (41.18%) Splunk
6 7 (41.18%) Wireshark
7 5 (29.41%) Windows
8 4 (23.53%) Active Directory
8 4 (23.53%) Cisco
8 4 (23.53%) VMware
8 4 (23.53%) Windows Server
9 3 (17.65%) Telecoms
9 3 (17.65%) VMware Infrastructure
9 3 (17.65%) Exchange Server 2013

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Warwick by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 3 (17.65%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (17.65%) Exchange Server 2013
1 3 (17.65%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 17 (100.00%) LAN
2 12 (70.59%) Firewall
3 10 (58.82%) Ethernet
3 10 (58.82%) OSPF
4 9 (52.94%) VPN
5 8 (47.06%) BGP
5 8 (47.06%) EIGRP
5 8 (47.06%) FTP
5 8 (47.06%) NetScreen
5 8 (47.06%) Spanning Tree
6 7 (41.18%) OmniPeek
6 7 (41.18%) Wireshark
7 3 (17.65%) SNMP
8 2 (11.76%) ADSL
8 2 (11.76%) MPLS
8 2 (11.76%) TCP/IP
8 2 (11.76%) VLAN
9 1 (5.88%) HTTP
9 1 (5.88%) Internet
9 1 (5.88%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.76%) SQL Server
General
1 9 (52.94%) Finance
2 3 (17.65%) Telecoms
3 2 (11.76%) Manufacturing
4 1 (5.88%) Aerospace
4 1 (5.88%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 8 (47.06%) Network Engineer
1 8 (47.06%) Senior Network Engineer
2 2 (11.76%) Analyst
2 2 (11.76%) Infrastructure Manager
2 2 (11.76%) Network Analyst
2 2 (11.76%) Network Systems Engineer
2 2 (11.76%) Support Engineer
2 2 (11.76%) Systems Engineer
2 2 (11.76%) Systems Support
2 2 (11.76%) Systems Support Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (5.88%) Head of IT
3 1 (5.88%) IT Manager
3 1 (5.88%) IT Support
3 1 (5.88%) Network Support
3 1 (5.88%) Network Support Analyst
3 1 (5.88%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (5.88%) Senior Network Analyst
3 1 (5.88%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.76%) HTML
1 2 (11.76%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (29.41%) Windows
2 4 (23.53%) Windows Server
3 2 (11.76%) Linux
3 2 (11.76%) Unix
4 1 (5.88%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (52.94%) Network Management
2 8 (47.06%) Load Balancing
3 2 (11.76%) Fault Analysis
3 2 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (5.88%) BCP
4 1 (5.88%) Business Continuity
4 1 (5.88%) Business Continuity Planning
4 1 (5.88%) CAD
4 1 (5.88%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (5.88%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (5.88%) ERP
4 1 (5.88%) Information Security
4 1 (5.88%) ITIL
4 1 (5.88%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (5.88%) PLM
4 1 (5.88%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 10 (58.82%) CCNA
1 10 (58.82%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (52.94%) CCNP
3 1 (5.88%) CISMP
3 1 (5.88%) MCSE
3 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (23.53%) Active Directory
2 3 (17.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (5.88%) Forefront TMG
3 1 (5.88%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 8 (47.06%) FortiGate
2 1 (5.88%) WMI
Vendors
1 8 (47.06%) HP
2 7 (41.18%) Radware
2 7 (41.18%) Splunk
3 4 (23.53%) Cisco
3 4 (23.53%) VMware
4 1 (5.88%) Dell
4 1 (5.88%) EMC
4 1 (5.88%) IronPort
4 1 (5.88%) Microsoft
4 1 (5.88%) NetApp