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 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 48 56 53
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -3
Permanent jobs citing WAN 30 28 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwickshire 4.03% 3.09% 2.36%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 26.79% 22.40% 17.58%
Number of salaries quoted 28 21 14
Average salary £27,850 £31,500 £28,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.58% +9.56%
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -1.31%
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
112 125 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwickshire 15.05% 13.81% 13.42%
Number of salaries quoted 83 106 80
Average salary £30,000 £35,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.49% +9.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,850 £23,000 £25,700
10% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £55,000 £55,000
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 30 September 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 30 September 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 - 15 £27,850 - 2
Rugby +5 1 £29,000 +45.00%
Warwick 0 1 - - 1
Stratford-upon-Avon -9 1 £34,000 +30.76%
Kenilworth - 1 £42,500 -
WAN
West Midlands

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 30 (75.00%) LAN
2 20 (50.00%) VPN
3 19 (47.50%) Cisco Certification
3 19 (47.50%) ITIL
3 19 (47.50%) Firewall
4 18 (45.00%) CCNA
5 16 (40.00%) CCNP
5 16 (40.00%) Citrix
6 15 (37.50%) Cisco
7 12 (30.00%) Internet
8 11 (27.50%) MPLS
8 11 (27.50%) Microsoft
9 10 (25.00%) Windows
9 10 (25.00%) MS Excel
9 10 (25.00%) SharePoint
9 10 (25.00%) MS Exchange
9 10 (25.00%) TCP/IP
9 10 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
9 10 (25.00%) VMware
9 10 (25.00%) VMware ESX
9 10 (25.00%) SSH
9 10 (25.00%) Cisco PIX
9 10 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
9 10 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
9 10 (25.00%) Hyper-V
9 10 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
9 10 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
9 10 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
10 9 (22.50%) F5
10 9 (22.50%) Change Control

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Warwickshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 10 (25.00%) SharePoint
1 10 (25.00%) MS Exchange
1 10 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 10 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 10 (25.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.50%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 30 (75.00%) LAN
2 20 (50.00%) VPN
3 19 (47.50%) Firewall
4 12 (30.00%) Internet
5 11 (27.50%) MPLS
6 10 (25.00%) TCP/IP
6 10 (25.00%) SSH
6 10 (25.00%) Cisco PIX
7 9 (22.50%) Cisco ASA
7 9 (22.50%) Cisco Nexus
8 8 (20.00%) xDSL
8 8 (20.00%) Network Security
8 8 (20.00%) GPRS
8 8 (20.00%) ISDN
8 8 (20.00%) UMTS
9 6 (15.00%) Structured Cabling
10 2 (5.00%) VLAN
10 2 (5.00%) VoIP
10 2 (5.00%) PBX
10 2 (5.00%) IP Telephony
General
1 5 (12.50%) Telecoms
2 4 (10.00%) Finance
3 2 (5.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (30.00%) Analyst
1 12 (30.00%) Network Engineer
2 10 (25.00%) Support Analyst
2 10 (25.00%) IT Support Analyst
2 10 (25.00%) IT Support
3 7 (17.50%) Network Administrator
3 7 (17.50%) Administrator
4 5 (12.50%) IT Administrator
4 5 (12.50%) Systems Administrator
5 3 (7.50%) Project Manager
6 2 (5.00%) Network Analyst
6 2 (5.00%) IT Project Manager
6 2 (5.00%) Network Manager
6 2 (5.00%) Cisco Engineer
7 1 (2.50%) Enterprise Infrastructure Architect
7 1 (2.50%) IT Security Project Manager
7 1 (2.50%) Project Engineer
7 1 (2.50%) Infrastructure Architect
7 1 (2.50%) Technical Manager
7 1 (2.50%) Enterprise Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (22.50%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.00%) Statistics
1 2 (5.00%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.50%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 10 (25.00%) Windows
1 10 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 10 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 10 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (47.50%) ITIL
2 9 (22.50%) Incident Management
2 9 (22.50%) Change Control
3 6 (15.00%) Network Monitoring
4 2 (5.00%) Fault Management
4 2 (5.00%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (5.00%) Service Delivery
5 1 (2.50%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (2.50%) Network Design
5 1 (2.50%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1 (2.50%) PRINCE2
5 1 (2.50%) CRM
5 1 (2.50%) ERP
5 1 (2.50%) Project Management
5 1 (2.50%) Procure-to-pay
5 1 (2.50%) Kalman Filter
Qualifications
1 19 (47.50%) Cisco Certification
2 18 (45.00%) CCNA
3 16 (40.00%) CCNP
4 8 (20.00%) CCDP
4 8 (20.00%) CCIE
5 7 (17.50%) CCDA
6 1 (2.50%) HND
6 1 (2.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (2.50%) CCENT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (12.50%) PCI DSS
2 2 (5.00%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (25.00%) VMware ESX
1 10 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 10 (25.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (5.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (5.00%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 16 (40.00%) Citrix
2 15 (37.50%) Cisco
3 11 (27.50%) Microsoft
4 10 (25.00%) VMware
5 9 (22.50%) F5
5 9 (22.50%) Juniper
5 9 (22.50%) CheckPoint
5 9 (22.50%) Remedy
6 8 (20.00%) Nokia
7 2 (5.00%) Tandberg
8 1 (2.50%) Rackspace
8 1 (2.50%) Sun
8 1 (2.50%) HP
8 1 (2.50%) IBM
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