The table below looks at the statistics for WAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Yorkshire 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 54 85 75
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -10
Permanent jobs citing WAN 229 106 133
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 4.45% 2.81% 3.48%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 19.83% 15.84% 18.58%
Number of salaries quoted 181 93 110
Average salary £42,500 £38,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.84% +2.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £62,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -1.31%
WAN
Yorkshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1155 669 716
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 22.46% 17.75% 18.74%
Number of salaries quoted 812 516 573
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

WAN
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

WAN Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

WAN
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

WAN Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

WAN
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WAN across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 30 September 2014.

WAN Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

WAN
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WAN within the West Yorkshire 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
Leeds +57 193 £45,000 +18.42% 15
Bradford -5 15 £37,500 +36.36% 2
Wakefield -20 7 £41,500 +12.16% 2
Cleckheaton - 6 £26,000 -
Pontefract - 4 £28,000 -
Huddersfield +6 1 £52,500 +50.00%
WAN
Yorkshire

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire 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.

1 363 (94.53%) LAN
2 232 (60.42%) Cisco
3 206 (53.65%) Cisco Certification
4 202 (52.60%) Firewall
5 185 (48.18%) CCNP
6 124 (32.29%) Network Security
7 113 (29.43%) MPLS
8 109 (28.39%) Windows
9 102 (26.56%) CheckPoint
10 99 (25.78%) VoIP
10 99 (25.78%) Cisco ASA
11 88 (22.92%) CCNA
12 85 (22.14%) ITIL
13 78 (20.31%) Microsoft
14 71 (18.49%) Incident Management
15 68 (17.71%) CCSP
16 65 (16.93%) Capacity Planning
17 64 (16.67%) VMware
17 64 (16.67%) VPN
18 60 (15.63%) Active Directory
18 60 (15.63%) Load Balancing
19 59 (15.36%) E-Commerce
20 58 (15.10%) BGP
21 54 (14.06%) FWSM
22 49 (12.76%) OSPF
23 47 (12.24%) TCP/IP
24 46 (11.98%) MS Excel
25 43 (11.20%) Windows Server 2003
26 41 (10.68%) Windows Server 2008
27 35 (9.11%) MS Exchange

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 35 (9.11%) MS Exchange
2 19 (4.95%) Exchange Server 2010
3 15 (3.91%) Exchange Server 2007
3 15 (3.91%) Exchange Server 2003
4 7 (1.82%) Exchange Server 2013
5 5 (1.30%) IIS
5 5 (1.30%) SharePoint
6 3 (0.78%) Lync
7 2 (0.52%) Apache
8 1 (0.26%) IBM Notes
8 1 (0.26%) Lotus Domino
8 1 (0.26%) SharePoint Server
8 1 (0.26%) Site Server
Applications
1 46 (11.98%) MS Excel
2 20 (5.21%) MS Office
3 2 (0.52%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (0.52%) Line 500
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.04%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.26%) SaaS
2 1 (0.26%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 363 (94.53%) LAN
2 202 (52.60%) Firewall
3 124 (32.29%) Network Security
4 113 (29.43%) MPLS
5 99 (25.78%) VoIP
5 99 (25.78%) Cisco ASA
6 64 (16.67%) VPN
7 58 (15.10%) BGP
8 54 (14.06%) FWSM
9 49 (12.76%) OSPF
10 47 (12.24%) TCP/IP
11 27 (7.03%) EIGRP
12 26 (6.77%) Cisco IOS
13 25 (6.51%) Internet
14 22 (5.73%) SAN
14 22 (5.73%) Wireless
14 22 (5.73%) PBX
15 18 (4.69%) DNS
16 17 (4.43%) Multicast
17 15 (3.91%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (6.25%) SQL Server
2 12 (3.13%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (0.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (0.52%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (0.52%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.26%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.26%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (0.52%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.26%) Subversion
General
1 30 (7.81%) Finance
2 16 (4.17%) Telecoms
3 6 (1.56%) Retail
4 5 (1.30%) Advertising
5 2 (0.52%) Legal
5 2 (0.52%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.26%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.26%) Games
6 1 (0.26%) Banking
6 1 (0.26%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 195 (50.78%) Network Engineer
2 69 (17.97%) Architect
3 65 (16.93%) Senior Network Engineer
4 57 (14.84%) Analyst
5 43 (11.20%) Support Analyst
6 39 (10.16%) Solutions Architect
6 39 (10.16%) Support Engineer
7 36 (9.38%) Network Support
8 29 (7.55%) Network Analyst
9 19 (4.95%) Senior Analyst
9 19 (4.95%) Network Support Analyst
9 19 (4.95%) Network Architect
10 18 (4.69%) IT Support
11 17 (4.43%) Network Support Engineer
11 17 (4.43%) Senior Support Analyst
12 16 (4.17%) Senior Network Analyst
13 15 (3.91%) Senior Network Support
13 15 (3.91%) Senior Network Support Analyst
14 14 (3.65%) Infrastructure Engineer
15 12 (3.13%) IT Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (0.52%) LAMP
2 1 (0.26%) .NET Framework
2 1 (0.26%) FIX Protocol
2 1 (0.26%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 1 (0.26%) .NET
2 1 (0.26%) ASP.NET
2 1 (0.26%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 27 (7.03%) Clustering
2 24 (6.25%) Blackberry
3 22 (5.73%) CMDB
4 20 (5.21%) Analytical Skills
5 11 (2.86%) Management Information System
6 8 (2.08%) IVR
7 3 (0.78%) Video Conferencing
8 2 (0.52%) EqualLogic
8 2 (0.52%) Enterprise Storage
8 2 (0.52%) RMADS
8 2 (0.52%) Mainframe
8 2 (0.52%) GIS
9 1 (0.26%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.26%) NHS
9 1 (0.26%) PKI
9 1 (0.26%) Replication
9 1 (0.26%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.26%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 109 (28.39%) Windows
2 43 (11.20%) Windows Server 2003
3 41 (10.68%) Windows Server 2008
4 34 (8.85%) Windows 7
5 30 (7.81%) UNIX
6 14 (3.65%) Windows Server 2012
7 11 (2.86%) Linux
8 10 (2.60%) Windows XP
9 6 (1.56%) Android
9 6 (1.56%) Windows 8
10 4 (1.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 4 (1.04%) Windows NT
11 2 (0.52%) CentOS
12 1 (0.26%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (22.14%) ITIL
2 71 (18.49%) Incident Management
3 65 (16.93%) Capacity Planning
4 60 (15.63%) Load Balancing
5 59 (15.36%) E-Commerce
6 28 (7.29%) Project Management
7 27 (7.03%) Network Design
8 26 (6.77%) Mentoring
9 24 (6.25%) CRM
9 24 (6.25%) Analytics
10 23 (5.99%) Enterprise Architecture
10 23 (5.99%) ETL
10 23 (5.99%) Business Intelligence
11 22 (5.73%) EAI
11 22 (5.73%) SOA
11 22 (5.73%) Contact Management
11 22 (5.73%) WFM
12 19 (4.95%) Change Management
13 18 (4.69%) Asset Management
14 16 (4.17%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 11 (2.86%) SQL
2 3 (0.78%) C
3 2 (0.52%) VB
3 2 (0.52%) PowerShell
4 1 (0.26%) Lisp
4 1 (0.26%) C#
Qualifications
1 206 (53.65%) Cisco Certification
2 185 (48.18%) CCNP
3 88 (22.92%) CCNA
4 68 (17.71%) CCSP
5 30 (7.81%) CCIE
6 26 (6.77%) Microsoft Certification
7 23 (5.99%) MCSE
8 15 (3.91%) CCSE
9 11 (2.86%) Check Point Certification
10 10 (2.60%) CCDP
11 9 (2.34%) CCSA
11 9 (2.34%) Degree
12 8 (2.08%) ITIL Certification
13 7 (1.82%) CCVP
13 7 (1.82%) CCDA
14 6 (1.56%) MCSA
14 6 (1.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 4 (1.04%) CISSP
15 4 (1.04%) CCIP
16 3 (0.78%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (8.59%) SLA
2 11 (2.86%) PCI DSS
3 9 (2.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (1.04%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.26%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 60 (15.63%) Active Directory
2 32 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (3.13%) XenApp
4 9 (2.34%) Firmware
5 8 (2.08%) Hyper-V
6 4 (1.04%) VMware ESX
6 4 (1.04%) VMware Workstation
6 4 (1.04%) VMware Server
7 2 (0.52%) Terminal Services
7 2 (0.52%) XenServer
7 2 (0.52%) XenDesktop
7 2 (0.52%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (1.56%) SCCM
2 4 (1.04%) Cisco CUCM
3 3 (0.78%) McAfee ePO
3 3 (0.78%) Cisco UCCX
4 1 (0.26%) ARCserve
4 1 (0.26%) Backup Exec
4 1 (0.26%) SCOM
4 1 (0.26%) SCVMM
4 1 (0.26%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 232 (60.42%) Cisco
2 102 (26.56%) CheckPoint
3 78 (20.31%) Microsoft
4 64 (16.67%) VMware
5 25 (6.51%) Citrix
6 20 (5.21%) Juniper
7 19 (4.95%) SolarWinds
8 15 (3.91%) F5
9 13 (3.39%) HP
10 9 (2.34%) Riverbed
11 8 (2.08%) Fortinet
12 7 (1.82%) Apple
13 6 (1.56%) Capita
13 6 (1.56%) Dell
13 6 (1.56%) SAP
14 4 (1.04%) Oracle
14 4 (1.04%) IBM
14 4 (1.04%) NetApp
14 4 (1.04%) Avaya
14 4 (1.04%) Symantec
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £29999 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Nigel Wright Consultancy
Salary: £34,000 - £39,000 plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £38,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £84000 - £90000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
Larson Group
Salary: benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Kelway Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £22,000 per annum £20,000 - £22,000 + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £80000.00 - £90000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Leeds
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
West Yorkshire
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago