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 24 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 47 75 62
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -13
Permanent jobs citing WAN 39 7 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwickshire 5.70% 0.89% 1.50%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 30.71% 15.22% 12.36%
Number of salaries quoted 39 7 9
Median salary £38,000 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.57% -12.50%
UK excluding London median salary £40,500 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-4.70% +13.33%
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
127 46 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwickshire 18.57% 5.83% 12.11%
Number of salaries quoted 101 37 70
Median salary £39,250 £42,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.64% +18.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £19,000 £27,850
10% offered a salary of more than £47,950 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 24 May 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 24 May 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
Rugby - 19 £39,000 -
Stratford-upon-Avon - 7 £38,000 -
Warwick -18 6 £34,500 -31.00%
Leamington Spa +9 4 £36,250 +3.57%
WAN
West Midlands

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 59 (81.94%) LAN
1 59 (81.94%) Cisco Certification
2 55 (76.39%) Cisco
3 54 (75.00%) CCNP
3 54 (75.00%) CCNA
4 43 (59.72%) Active Directory
5 38 (52.78%) HP
6 35 (48.61%) Microsoft
6 35 (48.61%) VMware
7 33 (45.83%) Telecoms
7 33 (45.83%) Network Design
7 33 (45.83%) IBM
7 33 (45.83%) Juniper
8 26 (36.11%) Avaya
9 25 (34.72%) Windows
10 24 (33.33%) Windows Server
11 23 (31.94%) Data Centre
11 23 (31.94%) DNS
12 21 (29.17%) CCDA
12 21 (29.17%) CCDP
12 21 (29.17%) Wireless
12 21 (29.17%) VLAN
12 21 (29.17%) Meraki
13 19 (26.39%) Finance
14 18 (25.00%) ADSL
15 15 (20.83%) Firewall
16 14 (19.44%) IP Telephony
16 14 (19.44%) DWDM
17 13 (18.06%) SLA
18 12 (16.67%) Fault Management

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 10 (13.89%) MS Exchange
2 9 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2013
3 6 (8.33%) SharePoint
4 5 (6.94%) SharePoint 2010
4 5 (6.94%) SharePoint 2013
4 5 (6.94%) Skype for Business
5 1 (1.39%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (2.78%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 59 (81.94%) LAN
2 23 (31.94%) DNS
3 21 (29.17%) VLAN
3 21 (29.17%) Wireless
4 18 (25.00%) ADSL
5 15 (20.83%) Firewall
6 14 (19.44%) DWDM
6 14 (19.44%) IP Telephony
7 11 (15.28%) TCP/IP
8 8 (11.11%) Network Security
9 7 (9.72%) VoIP
10 6 (8.33%) VPN
11 5 (6.94%) BGP
11 5 (6.94%) EIGRP
11 5 (6.94%) Ethernet
11 5 (6.94%) FTP
11 5 (6.94%) NetScreen
11 5 (6.94%) OSPF
11 5 (6.94%) Spanning Tree
12 4 (5.56%) OmniPeek
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.39%) Oracle Database
1 1 (1.39%) SQL Server
1 1 (1.39%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (1.39%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (1.39%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 33 (45.83%) Telecoms
2 19 (26.39%) Finance
3 1 (1.39%) Law
3 1 (1.39%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.39%) Retail
Job Titles
1 43 (59.72%) Network Engineer
2 26 (36.11%) Support Engineer
3 20 (27.78%) Analyst
3 20 (27.78%) Network Analyst
4 14 (19.44%) Cisco Engineer
4 14 (19.44%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 14 (19.44%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 13 (18.06%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 11 (15.28%) Network Support
6 11 (15.28%) Network Support Engineer
7 10 (13.89%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
8 9 (12.50%) 2nd Line Engineer
8 9 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support
8 9 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 9 (12.50%) Infrastructure Support
8 9 (12.50%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
8 9 (12.50%) Network Support Analyst
8 9 (12.50%) Support Analyst
9 8 (11.11%) Voice Engineer
10 7 (9.72%) 2nd Line Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.39%) .NET
1 1 (1.39%) Web Services
1 1 (1.39%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 23 (31.94%) Data Centre
2 7 (9.72%) Video Conferencing
3 4 (5.56%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 25 (34.72%) Windows
2 24 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 11 (15.28%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (15.28%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (9.72%) Windows 7
4 7 (9.72%) Windows 8
5 3 (4.17%) Unix
5 3 (4.17%) Windows 10
6 2 (2.78%) Linux
7 1 (1.39%) Solaris
7 1 (1.39%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (45.83%) Network Design
2 12 (16.67%) Fault Management
3 10 (13.89%) Workflow
4 5 (6.94%) Load Balancing
5 4 (5.56%) Network Management
5 4 (5.56%) Service Management
6 3 (4.17%) Change Management
7 2 (2.78%) Capacity Planning
7 2 (2.78%) Change Control
7 2 (2.78%) Cybersecurity
7 2 (2.78%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (2.78%) ITIL
7 2 (2.78%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (2.78%) SIEM
7 2 (2.78%) Time Management
8 1 (1.39%) CAD
8 1 (1.39%) ERP
8 1 (1.39%) Information Security
8 1 (1.39%) PLM
Programming Languages
1 6 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 59 (81.94%) Cisco Certification
2 54 (75.00%) CCNA
2 54 (75.00%) CCNP
3 21 (29.17%) CCDA
3 21 (29.17%) CCDP
4 5 (6.94%) Degree
4 5 (6.94%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (5.56%) MCSA
5 4 (5.56%) Security Cleared
6 3 (4.17%) CCSA
7 2 (2.78%) CCSE
7 2 (2.78%) MCSE
7 2 (2.78%) SC Cleared
7 2 (2.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (18.06%) SLA
System Software
1 43 (59.72%) Active Directory
2 11 (15.28%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.39%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 10 (13.89%) Cisco UCCE
1 10 (13.89%) Cisco UCCX
2 5 (6.94%) FortiGate
3 2 (2.78%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (1.39%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (1.39%) EMC NetWorker
4 1 (1.39%) MAILsweeper
4 1 (1.39%) SCCM
4 1 (1.39%) SCOM
Vendors
1 55 (76.39%) Cisco
2 38 (52.78%) HP
3 35 (48.61%) Microsoft
3 35 (48.61%) VMware
4 33 (45.83%) IBM
4 33 (45.83%) Juniper
5 26 (36.11%) Avaya
6 21 (29.17%) Meraki
7 6 (8.33%) CheckPoint
7 6 (8.33%) Palo Alto
8 5 (6.94%) Siemens
9 4 (5.56%) Radware
9 4 (5.56%) Splunk
10 2 (2.78%) Intel Security
11 1 (1.39%) Citrix
11 1 (1.39%) CommVault
11 1 (1.39%) EMC
11 1 (1.39%) Finjan
11 1 (1.39%) Oracle