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 26 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 54 61 54
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -7
Permanent jobs citing WAN 19 17 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwickshire 3.18% 2.38% 2.46%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 21.11% 18.48% 16.35%
Number of salaries quoted 18 16 16
Median salary £42,000 £35,750 £27,850
Median salary % change year-on-year
+17.48% +28.36%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%
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
90 92 104
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwickshire 15.05% 12.90% 15.03%
Number of salaries quoted 74 78 77
Median salary £38,000 £36,500 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.10% +15.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £26,500 £25,080
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £40,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £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 26 August 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 26 August 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 +11 4 £44,500 +27.14%
Stratford-upon-Avon -3 2 £29,000 -20.54%
Warwick -3 2 £42,000 +12.00%
Rugby - 1 - -
WAN
West Midlands

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 26 August 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 48 (84.21%) LAN
2 42 (73.68%) Cisco Certification
3 41 (71.93%) Cisco
4 40 (70.18%) CCNA
5 35 (61.40%) Active Directory
6 33 (57.89%) CCNP
7 30 (52.63%) Microsoft
8 27 (47.37%) HP
9 26 (45.61%) Juniper
9 26 (45.61%) VMware
10 24 (42.11%) Windows
11 23 (40.35%) Wireless
12 22 (38.60%) Network Design
13 20 (35.09%) DNS
13 20 (35.09%) Windows Server
14 18 (31.58%) IBM
15 16 (28.07%) Firewall
16 15 (26.32%) Telecoms
16 15 (26.32%) Windows Server 2008
17 14 (24.56%) Data Centre
18 13 (22.81%) VLAN
18 13 (22.81%) Microsoft Certification
19 12 (21.05%) CheckPoint
19 12 (21.05%) TCP/IP
19 12 (21.05%) MS Exchange
19 12 (21.05%) MCSA
19 12 (21.05%) Palo Alto
19 12 (21.05%) Windows Server 2012
20 11 (19.30%) Exchange Server 2013
20 11 (19.30%) DHCP

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 (21.05%) MS Exchange
2 11 (19.30%) Exchange Server 2013
3 8 (14.04%) Skype for Business
4 7 (12.28%) Exchange Server 2010
4 7 (12.28%) SharePoint
5 6 (10.53%) SharePoint 2010
5 6 (10.53%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (3.51%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (1.75%) IIS
7 1 (1.75%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 5 (8.77%) MS Excel
2 4 (7.02%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (10.53%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (8.77%) Azure Active Directory
3 2 (3.51%) Office 365
4 1 (1.75%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 48 (84.21%) LAN
2 23 (40.35%) Wireless
3 20 (35.09%) DNS
4 16 (28.07%) Firewall
5 13 (22.81%) VLAN
6 12 (21.05%) TCP/IP
7 11 (19.30%) DHCP
8 9 (15.79%) ADSL
9 7 (12.28%) Cisco ASA
9 7 (12.28%) DWDM
9 7 (12.28%) IP Telephony
10 6 (10.53%) Wi-Fi
11 5 (8.77%) VoIP
11 5 (8.77%) WLAN
12 3 (5.26%) Cisco IOS
12 3 (5.26%) Cisco Nexus
12 3 (5.26%) DMVPN
12 3 (5.26%) EIGRP
13 2 (3.51%) Network Security
13 2 (3.51%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.75%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (1.75%) Informix
1 1 (1.75%) Oracle Database
1 1 (1.75%) SAP HANA
1 1 (1.75%) SQL Server
1 1 (1.75%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (1.75%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (1.75%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 15 (26.32%) Telecoms
2 8 (14.04%) Finance
3 3 (5.26%) Automotive
4 2 (3.51%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 19 (33.33%) Network Engineer
2 18 (31.58%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 11 (19.30%) Analyst
4 10 (17.54%) Network Analyst
4 10 (17.54%) Support Engineer
5 9 (15.79%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 8 (14.04%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
6 8 (14.04%) Infrastructure Support
6 8 (14.04%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
7 7 (12.28%) Consultant
8 6 (10.53%) 3rd Line Support
8 6 (10.53%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 6 (10.53%) Cisco Engineer
8 6 (10.53%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 6 (10.53%) IT Engineer
9 5 (8.77%) 2nd Line Engineer
9 5 (8.77%) 2nd Line Network Engineer
9 5 (8.77%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
10 4 (7.02%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
10 4 (7.02%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.75%) .NET
1 1 (1.75%) SAP Basis
1 1 (1.75%) Web Services
1 1 (1.75%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (24.56%) Data Centre
2 6 (10.53%) Video Conferencing
3 4 (7.02%) iPad
4 3 (5.26%) Client/Server
4 3 (5.26%) PKI
5 2 (3.51%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 24 (42.11%) Windows
2 20 (35.09%) Windows Server
3 15 (26.32%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (21.05%) Windows Server 2012
5 10 (17.54%) Windows 7
6 8 (14.04%) Unix
6 8 (14.04%) Windows 8
7 7 (12.28%) Linux
8 6 (10.53%) Solaris
8 6 (10.53%) Windows Server 2003
9 4 (7.02%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (38.60%) Network Design
2 8 (14.04%) ITIL
3 5 (8.77%) Fault Management
4 4 (7.02%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (7.02%) Service Management
4 4 (7.02%) SIEM
4 4 (7.02%) Workflow
5 3 (5.26%) High Availability
5 3 (5.26%) Infrastructure Transformation
5 3 (5.26%) Mentoring
5 3 (5.26%) Network Monitoring
5 3 (5.26%) WAN Optimisation
6 2 (3.51%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (3.51%) Change Control
6 2 (3.51%) Patch Management
6 2 (3.51%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (3.51%) Server Virtualisation
6 2 (3.51%) Time Management
7 1 (1.75%) Facilities Management
7 1 (1.75%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 9 (15.79%) SQL
Qualifications
1 42 (73.68%) Cisco Certification
2 40 (70.18%) CCNA
3 33 (57.89%) CCNP
4 13 (22.81%) Microsoft Certification
5 12 (21.05%) MCSA
6 11 (19.30%) CCSA
7 10 (17.54%) MCSE
8 9 (15.79%) CCDA
8 9 (15.79%) CCDP
9 7 (12.28%) Degree
10 5 (8.77%) JNCIA
10 5 (8.77%) JNCIS
11 4 (7.02%) CCSE
12 3 (5.26%) SC Cleared
12 3 (5.26%) Security Cleared
12 3 (5.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 2 (3.51%) MCDST
13 2 (3.51%) MCITP
13 2 (3.51%) MCP
13 2 (3.51%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (10.53%) SLA
System Software
1 35 (61.40%) Active Directory
2 9 (15.79%) Hyper-V
3 5 (8.77%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (5.26%) VMware ESX
4 3 (5.26%) vSphere
5 2 (3.51%) VMware Workstation
6 1 (1.75%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 3 (5.26%) Cisco Prime
1 3 (5.26%) Cisco UCCE
1 3 (5.26%) Cisco UCCX
1 3 (5.26%) McAfee ePO
2 2 (3.51%) Backup Exec
2 2 (3.51%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (3.51%) Failover Clustering
3 1 (1.75%) EMC NetWorker
3 1 (1.75%) MAILsweeper
3 1 (1.75%) SCCM
3 1 (1.75%) SCOM
Vendors
1 41 (71.93%) Cisco
2 30 (52.63%) Microsoft
3 27 (47.37%) HP
4 26 (45.61%) Juniper
4 26 (45.61%) VMware
5 18 (31.58%) IBM
6 12 (21.05%) CheckPoint
6 12 (21.05%) Palo Alto
7 11 (19.30%) Avaya
8 9 (15.79%) Meraki
9 3 (5.26%) Intel Security
9 3 (5.26%) NetApp
9 3 (5.26%) Riverbed
10 2 (3.51%) Draytek
10 2 (3.51%) Kaspersky
10 2 (3.51%) NETGEAR
10 2 (3.51%) Siemens
10 2 (3.51%) SonicWALL
10 2 (3.51%) Veeam
11 1 (1.75%) Finjan