The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the West Yorkshire region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 64 85 78
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -7
Permanent jobs citing WAN 179 89 107
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 3.67% 2.49% 3.01%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 18.70% 13.80% 17.51%
Number of salaries quoted 148 70 91
Average salary £40,000 £37,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.10% -1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £51,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Communications & Networking Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
957 645 611
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 19.60% 18.08% 17.21%
Number of salaries quoted 728 484 481
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £24,050 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £47,500 £52,400
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
WAN
Yorkshire

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 +32 157 £40,000 +8.10% 12
Bradford -3 8 £35,000 -39.13% 1
Wakefield -13 3 £41,500 +12.16% 1
Bingley - 3 - -
Pontefract - 2 £28,000 -
Cleckheaton - 2 £38,250 -
Halifax - 1 £49,000 -
Castleford - 1 £26,000 -
WAN
Yorkshire

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

1 294 (93.33%) LAN
2 179 (56.83%) Cisco
3 161 (51.11%) Firewall
4 157 (49.84%) Cisco Certification
5 135 (42.86%) CCNP
6 99 (31.43%) Network Security
7 91 (28.89%) Windows
8 83 (26.35%) CheckPoint
8 83 (26.35%) MPLS
9 78 (24.76%) Cisco ASA
10 75 (23.81%) ITIL
11 72 (22.86%) CCNA
12 67 (21.27%) Microsoft
13 66 (20.95%) VoIP
14 54 (17.14%) Load Balancing
15 49 (15.56%) TCP/IP
15 49 (15.56%) VPN
15 49 (15.56%) Incident Management
16 45 (14.29%) Active Directory
17 43 (13.65%) VMware
17 43 (13.65%) Windows Server 2003
17 43 (13.65%) Windows Server 2008
17 43 (13.65%) Capacity Planning
18 40 (12.70%) CCSP
19 39 (12.38%) OSPF
20 38 (12.06%) E-Commerce
20 38 (12.06%) MS Exchange
21 36 (11.43%) BGP
22 35 (11.11%) FWSM
23 32 (10.16%) MS Excel

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 38 (12.06%) MS Exchange
2 19 (6.03%) Exchange Server 2010
3 18 (5.71%) Exchange Server 2007
4 14 (4.44%) Exchange Server 2003
5 8 (2.54%) Lync
6 6 (1.90%) Exchange Server 2013
7 5 (1.59%) SharePoint
8 4 (1.27%) IIS
9 2 (0.63%) IBM Notes
9 2 (0.63%) Lotus Domino
10 1 (0.32%) Office Communications Server
10 1 (0.32%) Apache
10 1 (0.32%) Site Server
Applications
1 32 (10.16%) MS Excel
2 19 (6.03%) MS Office
3 4 (1.27%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (0.95%) Line 500
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.27%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.32%) SaaS
2 1 (0.32%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 294 (93.33%) LAN
2 161 (51.11%) Firewall
3 99 (31.43%) Network Security
4 83 (26.35%) MPLS
5 78 (24.76%) Cisco ASA
6 66 (20.95%) VoIP
7 49 (15.56%) TCP/IP
7 49 (15.56%) VPN
8 39 (12.38%) OSPF
9 36 (11.43%) BGP
10 35 (11.11%) FWSM
11 29 (9.21%) Wireless
12 26 (8.25%) Cisco IOS
13 23 (7.30%) DNS
13 23 (7.30%) DHCP
13 23 (7.30%) Internet
14 19 (6.03%) SAN
14 19 (6.03%) Multicast
15 17 (5.40%) EIGRP
16 13 (4.13%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (9.52%) SQL Server
2 6 (1.90%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (1.27%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (1.27%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (0.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (0.95%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (0.32%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.32%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (0.63%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.32%) Subversion
General
1 29 (9.21%) Finance
2 13 (4.13%) Telecoms
3 5 (1.59%) Advertising
3 5 (1.59%) Retail
4 3 (0.95%) Legal
4 3 (0.95%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 132 (41.90%) Network Engineer
2 56 (17.78%) Analyst
3 54 (17.14%) Senior Network Engineer
4 53 (16.83%) Architect
5 45 (14.29%) Support Analyst
6 34 (10.79%) Network Support
7 31 (9.84%) Network Analyst
7 31 (9.84%) Solutions Architect
8 25 (7.94%) Network Support Analyst
9 24 (7.62%) Senior Analyst
10 23 (7.30%) Senior Support Analyst
11 21 (6.67%) Senior Network Analyst
11 21 (6.67%) Support Engineer
11 21 (6.67%) Senior Network Support
11 21 (6.67%) Senior Network Support Analyst
12 15 (4.76%) Network Architect
13 13 (4.13%) Systems Manager
14 11 (3.49%) 2nd Line Support
15 10 (3.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
16 9 (2.86%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (0.63%) LAMP
2 1 (0.32%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 1 (0.32%) .NET Framework
2 1 (0.32%) FIX Protocol
2 1 (0.32%) ASP.NET
2 1 (0.32%) .NET
2 1 (0.32%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 25 (7.94%) Clustering
2 18 (5.71%) Blackberry
2 18 (5.71%) Management Information System
3 13 (4.13%) CMDB
4 11 (3.49%) NHS
5 6 (1.90%) IVR
6 4 (1.27%) Firmware
6 4 (1.27%) Video Conferencing
7 3 (0.95%) Mainframe
8 2 (0.63%) GIS
8 2 (0.63%) Mathematics
8 2 (0.63%) RMADS
8 2 (0.63%) EqualLogic
8 2 (0.63%) Enterprise Storage
9 1 (0.32%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.32%) Fat Client
9 1 (0.32%) Celerra
9 1 (0.32%) Replication
9 1 (0.32%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 91 (28.89%) Windows
2 43 (13.65%) Windows Server 2003
2 43 (13.65%) Windows Server 2008
3 21 (6.67%) Windows 7
4 19 (6.03%) UNIX
5 15 (4.76%) Windows Server 2012
6 14 (4.44%) Linux
7 8 (2.54%) Windows XP
7 8 (2.54%) Android
8 2 (0.63%) Fedora
8 2 (0.63%) Windows Vista
8 2 (0.63%) Windows 2000 Server
8 2 (0.63%) CentOS
8 2 (0.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (0.63%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.32%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.32%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.32%) Debian
9 1 (0.32%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (23.81%) ITIL
2 54 (17.14%) Load Balancing
3 49 (15.56%) Incident Management
4 43 (13.65%) Capacity Planning
5 38 (12.06%) E-Commerce
6 28 (8.89%) Network Design
7 24 (7.62%) Disaster Recovery
7 24 (7.62%) Project Management
7 24 (7.62%) Analytics
8 23 (7.30%) Business Intelligence
9 18 (5.71%) Supplier Management
9 18 (5.71%) Business Continuity
10 16 (5.08%) Network Architecture
11 15 (4.76%) CRM
12 14 (4.44%) ETL
12 14 (4.44%) Network Management
13 13 (4.13%) WFM
13 13 (4.13%) Enterprise Architecture
13 13 (4.13%) Release Management
13 13 (4.13%) EAI
Programming Languages
1 16 (5.08%) SQL
2 7 (2.22%) C
3 3 (0.95%) VB
4 2 (0.63%) Perl
4 2 (0.63%) VBScript
4 2 (0.63%) PowerShell
5 1 (0.32%) Python
5 1 (0.32%) VBA
5 1 (0.32%) C#
5 1 (0.32%) C++
5 1 (0.32%) T-SQL
5 1 (0.32%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 157 (49.84%) Cisco Certification
2 135 (42.86%) CCNP
3 72 (22.86%) CCNA
4 40 (12.70%) CCSP
5 27 (8.57%) CCIE
6 23 (7.30%) Microsoft Certification
7 20 (6.35%) MCSE
8 17 (5.40%) CCSE
9 14 (4.44%) Check Point Certification
9 14 (4.44%) Degree
10 9 (2.86%) CCDP
11 7 (2.22%) CCSA
11 7 (2.22%) ITIL Certification
12 6 (1.90%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 5 (1.59%) CISSP
14 4 (1.27%) CCIP
15 3 (0.95%) MCSA
15 3 (0.95%) CCDA
16 2 (0.63%) CCVP
16 2 (0.63%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (7.62%) SLA
2 12 (3.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (1.27%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.32%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 45 (14.29%) Active Directory
2 25 (7.94%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (2.22%) Hyper-V
3 7 (2.22%) XenApp
4 5 (1.59%) VMware ESX
5 4 (1.27%) vSphere
6 3 (0.95%) Terminal Server
7 2 (0.63%) VMware Workstation
7 2 (0.63%) VMware Server
7 2 (0.63%) XenServer
7 2 (0.63%) XenDesktop
7 2 (0.63%) DFS Replication
8 1 (0.32%) Postfix
8 1 (0.32%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.32%) SpamAssassin
8 1 (0.32%) Xen
8 1 (0.32%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 9 (2.86%) ARCserve
2 8 (2.54%) SCCM
3 3 (0.95%) Backup Exec
4 2 (0.63%) SCOM
4 2 (0.63%) SCVMM
5 1 (0.32%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (0.32%) Cisco UCCE
5 1 (0.32%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (0.32%) WSUS
Vendors
1 179 (56.83%) Cisco
2 83 (26.35%) CheckPoint
3 67 (21.27%) Microsoft
4 43 (13.65%) VMware
5 23 (7.30%) Juniper
6 15 (4.76%) Citrix
7 14 (4.44%) HP
8 12 (3.81%) F5
9 11 (3.49%) SolarWinds
10 8 (2.54%) Fortinet
11 7 (2.22%) Apple
12 4 (1.27%) EMC
12 4 (1.27%) Avaya
12 4 (1.27%) Symantec
12 4 (1.27%) BT
12 4 (1.27%) Capita
13 3 (0.95%) Nimsoft
13 3 (0.95%) Oracle
13 3 (0.95%) Sage
14 2 (0.63%) Dell
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £36,000 to £42,000 per annum Expenses, Mobile Phone, Laptop, Pens
Posted: 9 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum + +Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TELSTRA Associates
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum Excellent salary and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Search Consultancy
Salary: £22500.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £28,000 per annum Plus Company Car plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
West Yorkshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £28000 Per Annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £38000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £29999 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
EMIS
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum dependent on level of experience
Posted: 7 days ago
Leeds
Interquest - IQ ERP
Salary: £50,000 + benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Leeds
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Pension, Oncall, Overtime
Posted: 10 days ago
Leeds
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £1 per annum + Competitive
Posted: 24 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 24 days ago