The table below looks at the statistics for WAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Warwickshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WAN over the 3 months to 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 56 59 68
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +9
Permanent jobs citing WAN 20 14 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwickshire 2.65% 1.97% 1.52%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 18.87% 21.54% 9.48%
Number of salaries quoted 18 14 11
Average salary £32,000 £23,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+39.13% -35.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,745 £22,000 £29,900
10% offered a salary of more than £43,250 £46,000 £36,009
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +1.33%
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
106 65 116
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwickshire 14.04% 9.17% 16.07%
Number of salaries quoted 90 62 109
Average salary £32,000 £30,000 £35,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -16.08%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,450 £22,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,750 £55,000 £41,900
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

WAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WAN across the Warwickshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 22 December 2014.

WAN Salary Histogram in Warwickshire

WAN
Job Locations in Warwickshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WAN within the Warwickshire region over the 3 months to 22 December 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nuneaton - 8 £27,850 -
Warwick -16 5 £43,750 +98.86% 2
WAN
West Midlands

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the Warwickshire 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 42 (87.50%) LAN
2 28 (58.33%) Firewall
3 27 (56.25%) VPN
4 25 (52.08%) ITIL
5 24 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
6 23 (47.92%) Cisco
6 23 (47.92%) CCNA
7 21 (43.75%) CCNP
8 20 (41.67%) Citrix
9 16 (33.33%) Windows
10 15 (31.25%) Cisco PIX
11 14 (29.17%) VMware Infrastructure
11 14 (29.17%) Windows Server 2008
11 14 (29.17%) VMware
11 14 (29.17%) Juniper
11 14 (29.17%) CheckPoint
11 14 (29.17%) Change Control
12 13 (27.08%) F5
12 13 (27.08%) Cisco Nexus
12 13 (27.08%) Internet
12 13 (27.08%) MPLS
12 13 (27.08%) Remedy
12 13 (27.08%) Nokia
12 13 (27.08%) Microsoft
12 13 (27.08%) CSS
12 13 (27.08%) Cisco ASA
12 13 (27.08%) Incident Management
13 12 (25.00%) TCP/IP
13 12 (25.00%) MS Exchange
13 12 (25.00%) CCDP

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Warwickshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the Warwickshire 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 12 (25.00%) MS Exchange
1 12 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 10 (20.83%) Exchange Server 2013
2 10 (20.83%) SharePoint
3 2 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 10 (20.83%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.08%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (2.08%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.08%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 42 (87.50%) LAN
2 28 (58.33%) Firewall
3 27 (56.25%) VPN
4 15 (31.25%) Cisco PIX
5 13 (27.08%) Cisco ASA
5 13 (27.08%) Cisco Nexus
5 13 (27.08%) Internet
5 13 (27.08%) MPLS
6 12 (25.00%) TCP/IP
7 10 (20.83%) SSH
8 8 (16.67%) xDSL
8 8 (16.67%) GPRS
8 8 (16.67%) ISDN
8 8 (16.67%) UMTS
9 7 (14.58%) Network Security
10 6 (12.50%) SAN
10 6 (12.50%) Structured Cabling
11 3 (6.25%) VLAN
11 3 (6.25%) Wireless
11 3 (6.25%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.17%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (12.50%) Finance
2 5 (10.42%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (41.67%) Network Engineer
2 12 (25.00%) Analyst
3 9 (18.75%) Administrator
3 9 (18.75%) Support Analyst
3 9 (18.75%) IT Support Analyst
3 9 (18.75%) IT Support
4 8 (16.67%) Network Administrator
5 6 (12.50%) Systems Administrator
6 5 (10.42%) Support Engineer
6 5 (10.42%) IT Administrator
7 4 (8.33%) Server Engineer
8 3 (6.25%) Server Support Engineer
8 3 (6.25%) Senior Network Engineer
8 3 (6.25%) Network Analyst
8 3 (6.25%) Server Support
9 2 (4.17%) Architect
9 2 (4.17%) Design Engineer
9 2 (4.17%) Network Support Engineer
9 2 (4.17%) 3rd Line Support
9 2 (4.17%) Network Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (27.08%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.17%) Replication
1 2 (4.17%) Video Conferencing
1 2 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.08%) Statistics
2 1 (2.08%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 16 (33.33%) Windows
2 14 (29.17%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 12 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (6.25%) Linux
5 2 (4.17%) Ubuntu
5 2 (4.17%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (52.08%) ITIL
2 14 (29.17%) Change Control
3 13 (27.08%) Incident Management
4 7 (14.58%) Network Monitoring
5 3 (6.25%) Network Design
5 3 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (4.17%) Service Delivery
6 2 (4.17%) Capacity Planning
7 1 (2.08%) Network Management
7 1 (2.08%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (2.08%) Enterprise Architecture
7 1 (2.08%) Fault Management
7 1 (2.08%) Kalman Filter
7 1 (2.08%) Change Management
7 1 (2.08%) Validation
7 1 (2.08%) Risk Assessment
7 1 (2.08%) PRINCE2
7 1 (2.08%) Configuration Management
7 1 (2.08%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.17%) SQL
Qualifications
1 24 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 23 (47.92%) CCNA
3 21 (43.75%) CCNP
4 12 (25.00%) CCDP
5 11 (22.92%) CCDA
6 8 (16.67%) CCIE
7 1 (2.08%) HND
7 1 (2.08%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (2.08%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (2.08%) CCSA
7 1 (2.08%) CCSE
7 1 (2.08%) CCENT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.08%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (29.17%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (20.83%) Hyper-V
2 10 (20.83%) VMware ESX
3 6 (12.50%) Active Directory
4 4 (8.33%) vSphere
4 4 (8.33%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (4.17%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 2 (4.17%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 23 (47.92%) Cisco
2 20 (41.67%) Citrix
3 14 (29.17%) Juniper
3 14 (29.17%) VMware
3 14 (29.17%) CheckPoint
4 13 (27.08%) Remedy
4 13 (27.08%) Nokia
4 13 (27.08%) Microsoft
4 13 (27.08%) F5
5 4 (8.33%) HP
6 3 (6.25%) NetApp
7 2 (4.17%) Red Hat
7 2 (4.17%) Tandberg
7 2 (4.17%) 3PAR
7 2 (4.17%) Brocade
7 2 (4.17%) Fortinet
8 1 (2.08%) WatchGuard
8 1 (2.08%) IBM
8 1 (2.08%) Splunk
8 1 (2.08%) Rackspace
Warwick, Warwickshire
Accenture
Salary: From £31,500 to £39,000 per annum depending on experience + benefits
Posted: 14 days ago