The table below looks at the statistics for WAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Warwickshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WAN over the 3 months to 30 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 63 62 51
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -11
Permanent jobs citing WAN 13 12 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwickshire 2.08% 1.82% 3.96%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.77% 12.77% 25.66%
Number of salaries quoted 12 11 27
Median salary £42,500 £41,000 £27,850
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% +47.21%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
WAN
West Midlands

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

Communications & Networking Category
Warwickshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
88 94 113
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwickshire 14.06% 14.22% 15.44%
Number of salaries quoted 73 75 85
Median salary £38,000 £37,500 £29,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.33% +29.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,500 £27,850
10% offered a salary of more than £49,750 £40,450 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

WAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

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

WAN Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

WAN
Salary Trend in Warwickshire

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

WAN Salary Trend in Warwickshire

WAN
Salary Histogram in Warwickshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WAN across the Warwickshire region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016.

WAN Salary Histogram in Warwickshire

WAN
Job Locations in Warwickshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WAN within the Warwickshire region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leamington Spa - 3 £45,000 -
Warwick -3 1 £40,000 -
Stratford-upon-Avon -5 1 £29,000 -20.54%
Rugby - 1 - -
WAN
West Midlands

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 30 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 Warwickshire region with a requirement for WAN.

1 37 (92.50%) LAN
2 27 (67.50%) Cisco
2 27 (67.50%) CCNA
2 27 (67.50%) Active Directory
2 27 (67.50%) Cisco Certification
3 22 (55.00%) Windows
4 20 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 20 (50.00%) VMware
5 18 (45.00%) Juniper
5 18 (45.00%) CCNP
5 18 (45.00%) HP
5 18 (45.00%) Windows Server
6 17 (42.50%) Firewall
7 16 (40.00%) Wireless
7 16 (40.00%) DNS
8 15 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
9 14 (35.00%) Network Design
9 14 (35.00%) Microsoft Certification
10 13 (32.50%) MCSA
11 12 (30.00%) MS Exchange
11 12 (30.00%) CheckPoint
11 12 (30.00%) Windows Server 2012
11 12 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2013
11 12 (30.00%) Palo Alto
12 11 (27.50%) MCSE
12 11 (27.50%) DHCP
12 11 (27.50%) CCSA
12 11 (27.50%) Windows 7
13 10 (25.00%) TCP/IP
13 10 (25.00%) IBM

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Warwickshire 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 12 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 12 (30.00%) MS Exchange
2 9 (22.50%) Skype for Business
3 8 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 7 (17.50%) SharePoint
4 7 (17.50%) SharePoint 2010
4 7 (17.50%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (2.50%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 5 (12.50%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (15.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (12.50%) Azure Active Directory
3 2 (5.00%) Office 365
4 1 (2.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 37 (92.50%) LAN
2 17 (42.50%) Firewall
3 16 (40.00%) DNS
3 16 (40.00%) Wireless
4 11 (27.50%) DHCP
5 10 (25.00%) TCP/IP
6 9 (22.50%) VLAN
7 7 (17.50%) Cisco ASA
8 6 (15.00%) Wi-Fi
9 5 (12.50%) ADSL
9 5 (12.50%) WLAN
10 3 (7.50%) Cisco IOS
10 3 (7.50%) Cisco Nexus
10 3 (7.50%) DMVPN
10 3 (7.50%) EIGRP
11 2 (5.00%) Network Security
11 2 (5.00%) Skype
11 2 (5.00%) Unified Communications
11 2 (5.00%) VoIP
11 2 (5.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.50%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (2.50%) Informix
1 1 (2.50%) SAP HANA
General
1 6 (15.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (7.50%) Automotive
3 2 (5.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 15 (37.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 8 (20.00%) Network Engineer
3 7 (17.50%) Analyst
3 7 (17.50%) Consultant
3 7 (17.50%) Support Engineer
4 6 (15.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 6 (15.00%) IT Engineer
4 6 (15.00%) Network Analyst
5 5 (12.50%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
5 5 (12.50%) Infrastructure Support
5 5 (12.50%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 4 (10.00%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (10.00%) Network Consultant
6 4 (10.00%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (10.00%) NOC Engineer
7 3 (7.50%) 3rd Line Support
7 3 (7.50%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 3 (7.50%) Administrator
7 3 (7.50%) Senior Network Administrator
7 3 (7.50%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.50%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 9 (22.50%) Data Centre
2 4 (10.00%) iPad
3 3 (7.50%) Client/Server
3 3 (7.50%) PKI
3 3 (7.50%) Video Conferencing
4 2 (5.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 22 (55.00%) Windows
2 18 (45.00%) Windows Server
3 15 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (30.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 11 (27.50%) Windows 7
6 9 (22.50%) Windows 8
7 6 (15.00%) Linux
8 5 (12.50%) Solaris
8 5 (12.50%) Unix
8 5 (12.50%) Windows 10
8 5 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (35.00%) Network Design
2 6 (15.00%) ITIL
3 4 (10.00%) SIEM
4 3 (7.50%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (7.50%) High Availability
4 3 (7.50%) Infrastructure Transformation
4 3 (7.50%) Mentoring
4 3 (7.50%) Network Monitoring
4 3 (7.50%) WAN Optimisation
5 2 (5.00%) Patch Management
5 2 (5.00%) Server Virtualisation
6 1 (2.50%) Cybersecurity
6 1 (2.50%) ERP
6 1 (2.50%) Facilities Management
6 1 (2.50%) Fault Management
6 1 (2.50%) Information Security
6 1 (2.50%) PRINCE2
6 1 (2.50%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 9 (22.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 27 (67.50%) CCNA
1 27 (67.50%) Cisco Certification
2 18 (45.00%) CCNP
3 14 (35.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 13 (32.50%) MCSA
5 11 (27.50%) CCSA
5 11 (27.50%) MCSE
6 8 (20.00%) Degree
7 5 (12.50%) CCDA
7 5 (12.50%) CCDP
7 5 (12.50%) JNCIA
7 5 (12.50%) JNCIS
8 4 (10.00%) CCSE
9 3 (7.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 2 (5.00%) MCDST
10 2 (5.00%) MCITP
10 2 (5.00%) MCP
10 2 (5.00%) MCTS
11 1 (2.50%) SC Cleared
11 1 (2.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.50%) SLA
System Software
1 27 (67.50%) Active Directory
2 9 (22.50%) Hyper-V
3 5 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (7.50%) VMware ESX
4 3 (7.50%) vSphere
5 2 (5.00%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 4 (10.00%) McAfee ePO
2 3 (7.50%) Cisco CUCM
2 3 (7.50%) Cisco Prime
3 2 (5.00%) Backup Exec
3 2 (5.00%) Failover Clustering
Vendors
1 27 (67.50%) Cisco
2 20 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 20 (50.00%) VMware
3 18 (45.00%) HP
3 18 (45.00%) Juniper
4 12 (30.00%) CheckPoint
4 12 (30.00%) Palo Alto
5 10 (25.00%) IBM
6 5 (12.50%) Avaya
6 5 (12.50%) Meraki
7 4 (10.00%) Intel Security
8 3 (7.50%) NetApp
8 3 (7.50%) Riverbed
9 2 (5.00%) Draytek
9 2 (5.00%) Kaspersky
9 2 (5.00%) NETGEAR
9 2 (5.00%) SonicWALL
9 2 (5.00%) Veeam
10 1 (2.50%) SAP