The table below looks at the statistics for WAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Welwyn Garden City region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WAN over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 20 31 24
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -7
Permanent jobs citing WAN 2 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 2.63% 3.85% 1.00%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 22.22% 12.50% 12.50%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 1
Average salary £28,500 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-36.66% -10.00%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £39,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+8.97% +2.63%
WAN
Hertfordshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Welwyn Garden City
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
9 32 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 11.84% 30.77% 8.00%
Number of salaries quoted 5 16 7
Average salary £29,500 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-34.44% +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £24,900
10% offered a salary of more than £33,650 £35,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

WAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Welwyn Garden City

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WAN across the Welwyn Garden City region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

WAN Jobs Demand Trend in Welwyn Garden City

WAN
Salary Trend in Welwyn Garden City

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

WAN Salary Trend in Welwyn Garden City

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Welwyn Garden City 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 5 (100.00%) LAN
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
2 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) Linux
3 2 (40.00%) VoIP
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (40.00%) VB
3 2 (40.00%) MS Office
3 2 (40.00%) SUSE
3 2 (40.00%) VMware
3 2 (40.00%) Document Management
3 2 (40.00%) Network Design
3 2 (40.00%) Data Analysis
3 2 (40.00%) Alfresco
3 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (40.00%) Network Management
3 2 (40.00%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (40.00%) Network Monitoring
3 2 (40.00%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
3 2 (40.00%) Wireshark
3 2 (40.00%) Unix
4 1 (20.00%) Lean Six Sigma
4 1 (20.00%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
4 1 (20.00%) Six Sigma Green Belt
4 1 (20.00%) SecurID
4 1 (20.00%) Information Security
4 1 (20.00%) Six Sigma
4 1 (20.00%) Project Management
4 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Welwyn Garden City 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 2 (40.00%) Alfresco
Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) LAN
2 2 (40.00%) VoIP
2 2 (40.00%) Wireshark
3 1 (20.00%) ADSL
3 1 (20.00%) IPsec
3 1 (20.00%) ISDN
3 1 (20.00%) VPN
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
1 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Hardware Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Hardware Test Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Integration Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) IT Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) IT Support
1 2 (40.00%) IT Support Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Network Integration Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Software Integration Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Software Test Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Support Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Test and Integration Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Test Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Graduate
2 1 (20.00%) Graduate Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Graduate IT Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) IT Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) IT Graduate
2 1 (20.00%) Service Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Services Delivery Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) SecurID
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Linux
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) SUSE
2 2 (40.00%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
2 2 (40.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Data Analysis
1 2 (40.00%) Document Management
1 2 (40.00%) Network Design
1 2 (40.00%) Network Management
1 2 (40.00%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (20.00%) Change Management
2 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (20.00%) Information Security
2 1 (20.00%) Lean Six Sigma
2 1 (20.00%) Project Management
2 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (20.00%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Six Sigma Green Belt
1 1 (20.00%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (40.00%) VMware ESXi
1 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) VMware
3 1 (20.00%) BT