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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 77 77 53
Rank change year-on-year
0 -24
Permanent jobs citing WAN 160 137 167
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 3.33% 3.20% 4.17%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 19.23% 18.00% 21.63%
Number of salaries quoted 139 121 114
Average salary £45,000 £37,750 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.20% +16.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,200 £22,500 £24,400
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +1.33%
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
832 761 772
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 17.31% 17.78% 19.27%
Number of salaries quoted 656 573 584
Average salary £40,000 £35,581 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.42% +1.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
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 19 December 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 19 December 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
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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 +9 132 £46,250 +21.71% 2
Bradford -7 10 £37,500 +35.13%
Halifax - 9 £40,000 -
Wakefield -17 8 £30,000 +33.33%
Huddersfield - 1 - -
Cleckheaton - 1 £26,000 -
WAN
Yorkshire

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 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.

1 368 (96.34%) LAN
2 233 (60.99%) Cisco
3 206 (53.93%) Cisco Certification
4 198 (51.83%) Firewall
5 194 (50.79%) CCNP
6 115 (30.10%) MPLS
6 115 (30.10%) Network Security
7 106 (27.75%) VoIP
8 102 (26.70%) Cisco ASA
9 100 (26.18%) CheckPoint
9 100 (26.18%) Windows
10 99 (25.92%) CCNA
11 93 (24.35%) Microsoft
12 91 (23.82%) ITIL
13 80 (20.94%) CCSP
14 76 (19.90%) VPN
15 73 (19.11%) BGP
16 72 (18.85%) VMware
16 72 (18.85%) Active Directory
17 70 (18.32%) Capacity Planning
17 70 (18.32%) Incident Management
18 60 (15.71%) OSPF
19 58 (15.18%) E-Commerce
20 57 (14.92%) MS Excel
21 44 (11.52%) FWSM
22 42 (10.99%) TCP/IP
22 42 (10.99%) Windows 7
22 42 (10.99%) Windows Server 2003
23 41 (10.73%) Windows Server 2008
23 41 (10.73%) EIGRP

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 23 (6.02%) MS Exchange
2 11 (2.88%) SharePoint
3 8 (2.09%) Exchange Server 2010
4 7 (1.83%) Exchange Server 2013
4 7 (1.83%) Exchange Server 2003
5 6 (1.57%) IIS
6 5 (1.31%) SAS
7 4 (1.05%) Exchange Server 2007
8 3 (0.79%) SharePoint 2010
8 3 (0.79%) Lync
9 2 (0.52%) Apache
10 1 (0.26%) IBM Notes
10 1 (0.26%) Site Server
10 1 (0.26%) SharePoint Server
10 1 (0.26%) Quickr
10 1 (0.26%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 57 (14.92%) MS Excel
2 13 (3.40%) MS Office
3 1 (0.26%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.26%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (0.26%) SaaS
1 1 (0.26%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 368 (96.34%) LAN
2 198 (51.83%) Firewall
3 115 (30.10%) Network Security
3 115 (30.10%) MPLS
4 106 (27.75%) VoIP
5 102 (26.70%) Cisco ASA
6 76 (19.90%) VPN
7 73 (19.11%) BGP
8 60 (15.71%) OSPF
9 44 (11.52%) FWSM
10 42 (10.99%) TCP/IP
11 41 (10.73%) EIGRP
12 34 (8.90%) Internet
13 30 (7.85%) SAN
14 26 (6.81%) DNS
14 26 (6.81%) PBX
15 24 (6.28%) IPsec
15 24 (6.28%) Cisco Nexus
16 22 (5.76%) HSRP
17 21 (5.50%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (7.59%) SQL Server
2 16 (4.19%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (1.57%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (1.31%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (1.31%) MS Access
5 3 (0.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.26%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.26%) Data Mining
General
1 32 (8.38%) Finance
2 19 (4.97%) Telecoms
3 10 (2.62%) Retail
4 4 (1.05%) Games
4 4 (1.05%) Banking
5 3 (0.79%) Manufacturing
5 3 (0.79%) Advertising
6 1 (0.26%) Legal
6 1 (0.26%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.26%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.26%) Back Office
6 1 (0.26%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 195 (51.05%) Network Engineer
2 58 (15.18%) Analyst
3 57 (14.92%) Architect
4 47 (12.30%) Senior Network Engineer
5 44 (11.52%) Support Engineer
6 34 (8.90%) Support Analyst
7 29 (7.59%) Network Support
8 28 (7.33%) Solutions Architect
9 23 (6.02%) Network Analyst
9 23 (6.02%) IT Support
10 21 (5.50%) Network Support Engineer
11 17 (4.45%) IT Support Analyst
11 17 (4.45%) Security Analyst
12 16 (4.19%) Network Architect
13 15 (3.93%) 2nd Line Support
14 13 (3.40%) Network Security Analyst
15 12 (3.14%) Cisco Engineer
16 11 (2.88%) Cisco Network Engineer
16 11 (2.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
17 9 (2.36%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (1.31%) .NET
1 5 (1.31%) COM+
2 2 (0.52%) Web Services
3 1 (0.26%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 30 (7.85%) Blackberry
2 25 (6.54%) CMDB
3 23 (6.02%) Analytical Skills
4 20 (5.24%) Clustering
5 13 (3.40%) Management Information System
6 7 (1.83%) Replication
7 5 (1.31%) Data Protection Act
8 4 (1.05%) NHS
8 4 (1.05%) IVR
8 4 (1.05%) PKI
9 2 (0.52%) Mainframe
9 2 (0.52%) GIS
10 1 (0.26%) Client/Server
10 1 (0.26%) PMI
10 1 (0.26%) Statistics
10 1 (0.26%) RMADS
10 1 (0.26%) Video Conferencing
10 1 (0.26%) FMCG
10 1 (0.26%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 100 (26.18%) Windows
2 42 (10.99%) Windows Server 2003
2 42 (10.99%) Windows 7
3 41 (10.73%) Windows Server 2008
4 33 (8.64%) UNIX
5 16 (4.19%) Linux
6 12 (3.14%) Windows Server 2012
7 8 (2.09%) Windows XP
8 6 (1.57%) Windows 8
8 6 (1.57%) Android
9 5 (1.31%) Mac OS
10 4 (1.05%) Windows NT
11 3 (0.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 2 (0.52%) Windows Vista
13 1 (0.26%) AIX
13 1 (0.26%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 91 (23.82%) ITIL
2 70 (18.32%) Incident Management
2 70 (18.32%) Capacity Planning
3 58 (15.18%) E-Commerce
4 40 (10.47%) Load Balancing
5 28 (7.33%) Business Continuity
6 27 (7.07%) Disaster Recovery
7 26 (6.81%) Project Management
7 26 (6.81%) ETL
7 26 (6.81%) Change Management
7 26 (6.81%) Enterprise Architecture
7 26 (6.81%) Network Architecture
8 25 (6.54%) WFM
8 25 (6.54%) Asset Management
8 25 (6.54%) Contact Management
8 25 (6.54%) EAI
8 25 (6.54%) SOA
8 25 (6.54%) CRM
9 23 (6.02%) Network Design
10 21 (5.50%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 21 (5.50%) SQL
2 8 (2.09%) PowerShell
3 5 (1.31%) VBA
3 5 (1.31%) C#
3 5 (1.31%) C++
4 3 (0.79%) VB
4 3 (0.79%) C
5 1 (0.26%) Lisp
Qualifications
1 206 (53.93%) Cisco Certification
2 194 (50.79%) CCNP
3 99 (25.92%) CCNA
4 80 (20.94%) CCSP
5 32 (8.38%) Microsoft Certification
6 28 (7.33%) CCIE
7 26 (6.81%) MCSE
8 25 (6.54%) CCSE
9 23 (6.02%) CCSA
10 17 (4.45%) CCDP
11 15 (3.93%) CCDA
12 10 (2.62%) MCSA
13 8 (2.09%) Check Point Certification
13 8 (2.09%) ITIL Certification
13 8 (2.09%) CCVP
14 6 (1.57%) CISSP
15 4 (1.05%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 4 (1.05%) CCIP
15 4 (1.05%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 4 (1.05%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (7.59%) SLA
2 20 (5.24%) PCI DSS
3 9 (2.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.26%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.26%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 72 (18.85%) Active Directory
2 35 (9.16%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (3.93%) Firmware
4 13 (3.40%) XenApp
5 9 (2.36%) Hyper-V
6 8 (2.09%) Terminal Services
7 7 (1.83%) vSphere
8 4 (1.05%) VMware Workstation
8 4 (1.05%) VMware Server
9 3 (0.79%) VMware ESX
10 2 (0.52%) Forefront TMG
10 2 (0.52%) UAG
11 1 (0.26%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 11 (2.88%) Cisco UCCX
2 8 (2.09%) Cisco UCCE
3 7 (1.83%) McAfee ePO
3 7 (1.83%) SCCM
4 3 (0.79%) Cisco CUCM
4 3 (0.79%) SCDPM
5 2 (0.52%) Norton AntiVirus
5 2 (0.52%) Backup Exec
6 1 (0.26%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 233 (60.99%) Cisco
2 100 (26.18%) CheckPoint
3 93 (24.35%) Microsoft
4 72 (18.85%) VMware
5 34 (8.90%) Citrix
6 20 (5.24%) SolarWinds
7 18 (4.71%) Riverbed
8 11 (2.88%) F5
8 11 (2.88%) HP
9 9 (2.36%) Fortinet
9 9 (2.36%) Symantec
10 8 (2.09%) Juniper
11 7 (1.83%) Dell
11 7 (1.83%) McAfee
12 6 (1.57%) EMC
12 6 (1.57%) SAP
12 6 (1.57%) Cyber-Ark
13 5 (1.31%) Oracle
13 5 (1.31%) NetApp
13 5 (1.31%) Alterian
West Yorkshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £50000 per annum + Car Allowance + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Rawdon, Leeds
EMIS
Salary: Up to £45,000pa dependent on level of experience (+ excellent benefits
Posted: 18 days ago