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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 51 89 75
Rank change year-on-year
+38 -14
Permanent jobs citing WAN 212 90 123
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 4.25% 2.47% 3.30%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 20.25% 14.13% 18.25%
Number of salaries quoted 173 72 104
Average salary £42,000 £38,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.52% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £29,200 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
1047 637 674
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 20.98% 17.50% 18.08%
Number of salaries quoted 772 473 539
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £47,500 £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 22 August 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 22 August 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 +59 183 £42,500 +13.33% 12
Bradford +1 11 £35,000 -39.13% 2
Wakefield -11 5 £42,500 +14.86% 2
Pontefract - 4 £28,000 -
Bingley - 3 - -
Cleckheaton - 3 £26,500 -
Halifax -10 1 £49,000 -30.00%
Castleford - 1 £26,000 -
WAN
Yorkshire

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 August 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.

1 321 (93.59%) LAN
2 206 (60.06%) Cisco
3 176 (51.31%) Firewall
4 169 (49.27%) Cisco Certification
5 150 (43.73%) CCNP
6 108 (31.49%) Network Security
7 99 (28.86%) Windows
8 93 (27.11%) MPLS
9 92 (26.82%) CheckPoint
10 87 (25.36%) Cisco ASA
11 83 (24.20%) VoIP
12 75 (21.87%) CCNA
13 70 (20.41%) ITIL
14 68 (19.83%) Microsoft
15 58 (16.91%) Load Balancing
16 57 (16.62%) Incident Management
17 56 (16.33%) VMware
18 54 (15.74%) VPN
19 53 (15.45%) Active Directory
20 51 (14.87%) Capacity Planning
21 49 (14.29%) CCSP
22 48 (13.99%) TCP/IP
23 47 (13.70%) Windows Server 2003
24 46 (13.41%) E-Commerce
25 45 (13.12%) Windows Server 2008
26 44 (12.83%) BGP
27 42 (12.24%) FWSM
28 41 (11.95%) OSPF
29 36 (10.50%) MS Exchange
30 35 (10.20%) MS Excel

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 36 (10.50%) MS Exchange
2 20 (5.83%) Exchange Server 2010
3 18 (5.25%) Exchange Server 2007
4 15 (4.37%) Exchange Server 2003
5 8 (2.33%) Lync
6 7 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2013
7 5 (1.46%) SharePoint
8 4 (1.17%) IIS
9 2 (0.58%) IBM Notes
9 2 (0.58%) Lotus Domino
9 2 (0.58%) Apache
10 1 (0.29%) Office Communications Server
10 1 (0.29%) Site Server
Applications
1 35 (10.20%) MS Excel
2 18 (5.25%) MS Office
3 2 (0.58%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (0.87%) Line 500
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.17%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.29%) SaaS
2 1 (0.29%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 321 (93.59%) LAN
2 176 (51.31%) Firewall
3 108 (31.49%) Network Security
4 93 (27.11%) MPLS
5 87 (25.36%) Cisco ASA
6 83 (24.20%) VoIP
7 54 (15.74%) VPN
8 48 (13.99%) TCP/IP
9 44 (12.83%) BGP
10 42 (12.24%) FWSM
11 41 (11.95%) OSPF
12 28 (8.16%) Cisco IOS
13 27 (7.87%) Internet
14 23 (6.71%) EIGRP
14 23 (6.71%) DNS
15 22 (6.41%) SAN
15 22 (6.41%) Wireless
16 20 (5.83%) DHCP
17 17 (4.96%) Multicast
18 16 (4.66%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (8.45%) SQL Server
2 8 (2.33%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (0.87%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (0.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (0.87%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (0.58%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.29%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.29%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (0.58%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.29%) Subversion
General
1 32 (9.33%) Finance
2 17 (4.96%) Telecoms
3 5 (1.46%) Advertising
3 5 (1.46%) Retail
4 3 (0.87%) Legal
4 3 (0.87%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.29%) Marketing
5 1 (0.29%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 153 (44.61%) Network Engineer
2 60 (17.49%) Architect
3 58 (16.91%) Analyst
3 58 (16.91%) Senior Network Engineer
4 46 (13.41%) Support Analyst
5 37 (10.79%) Solutions Architect
5 37 (10.79%) Network Support
6 29 (8.45%) Network Analyst
6 29 (8.45%) Support Engineer
7 22 (6.41%) Network Support Analyst
8 21 (6.12%) Senior Analyst
9 20 (5.83%) Senior Support Analyst
10 18 (5.25%) Senior Network Analyst
10 18 (5.25%) Senior Network Support
10 18 (5.25%) Senior Network Support Analyst
11 16 (4.66%) Network Architect
12 15 (4.37%) Network Support Engineer
13 13 (3.79%) IT Support
13 13 (3.79%) 2nd Line Support
14 12 (3.50%) IT Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (0.58%) LAMP
2 1 (0.29%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 1 (0.29%) .NET Framework
2 1 (0.29%) FIX Protocol
2 1 (0.29%) ASP.NET
2 1 (0.29%) .NET
2 1 (0.29%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 28 (8.16%) Clustering
2 25 (7.29%) Blackberry
3 16 (4.66%) Management Information System
3 16 (4.66%) CMDB
4 9 (2.62%) IVR
5 7 (2.04%) Firmware
6 6 (1.75%) NHS
7 4 (1.17%) Video Conferencing
8 2 (0.58%) GIS
8 2 (0.58%) EqualLogic
8 2 (0.58%) RMADS
8 2 (0.58%) Enterprise Storage
9 1 (0.29%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.29%) Fat Client
9 1 (0.29%) Celerra
9 1 (0.29%) Replication
9 1 (0.29%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.29%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 99 (28.86%) Windows
2 47 (13.70%) Windows Server 2003
3 45 (13.12%) Windows Server 2008
4 30 (8.75%) Windows 7
5 20 (5.83%) UNIX
6 16 (4.66%) Windows Server 2012
7 15 (4.37%) Linux
8 8 (2.33%) Windows XP
8 8 (2.33%) Android
9 3 (0.87%) Windows 8
9 3 (0.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (0.58%) Fedora
10 2 (0.58%) CentOS
11 1 (0.29%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.29%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.29%) Debian
11 1 (0.29%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (20.41%) ITIL
2 58 (16.91%) Load Balancing
3 57 (16.62%) Incident Management
4 51 (14.87%) Capacity Planning
5 46 (13.41%) E-Commerce
6 27 (7.87%) Analytics
6 27 (7.87%) Project Management
6 27 (7.87%) Network Design
7 26 (7.58%) Business Intelligence
8 18 (5.25%) CRM
8 18 (5.25%) Disaster Recovery
9 17 (4.96%) ETL
10 16 (4.66%) EAI
10 16 (4.66%) SOA
10 16 (4.66%) PRINCE2
10 16 (4.66%) Contact Management
10 16 (4.66%) Business Continuity
10 16 (4.66%) Enterprise Architecture
10 16 (4.66%) WFM
11 15 (4.37%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (4.66%) SQL
2 5 (1.46%) C
3 3 (0.87%) VB
4 2 (0.58%) Perl
4 2 (0.58%) PowerShell
5 1 (0.29%) Python
5 1 (0.29%) VBA
5 1 (0.29%) C#
5 1 (0.29%) C++
5 1 (0.29%) VBScript
5 1 (0.29%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 169 (49.27%) Cisco Certification
2 150 (43.73%) CCNP
3 75 (21.87%) CCNA
4 49 (14.29%) CCSP
5 25 (7.29%) Microsoft Certification
6 22 (6.41%) MCSE
6 22 (6.41%) CCIE
7 16 (4.66%) CCSE
8 13 (3.79%) Check Point Certification
9 11 (3.21%) Degree
10 8 (2.33%) CCSA
11 7 (2.04%) CCDP
12 6 (1.75%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 5 (1.46%) ITIL Certification
13 5 (1.46%) CISSP
14 4 (1.17%) CCIP
14 4 (1.17%) MCSA
15 3 (0.87%) CCVP
15 3 (0.87%) CCDA
16 2 (0.58%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (7.87%) SLA
2 11 (3.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (1.17%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.29%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 53 (15.45%) Active Directory
2 27 (7.87%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (2.92%) Hyper-V
4 8 (2.33%) XenApp
5 5 (1.46%) VMware ESX
6 4 (1.17%) VMware Workstation
6 4 (1.17%) vSphere
6 4 (1.17%) VMware Server
7 2 (0.58%) Terminal Server
7 2 (0.58%) Terminal Services
7 2 (0.58%) XenServer
7 2 (0.58%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.29%) SpamAssassin
8 1 (0.29%) Xen
8 1 (0.29%) Postfix
8 1 (0.29%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 8 (2.33%) SCCM
2 6 (1.75%) ARCserve
3 4 (1.17%) Cisco CUCM
4 3 (0.87%) Cisco UCCX
4 3 (0.87%) Backup Exec
5 2 (0.58%) SCOM
6 1 (0.29%) SCVMM
6 1 (0.29%) Cisco UCCE
6 1 (0.29%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 206 (60.06%) Cisco
2 92 (26.82%) CheckPoint
3 68 (19.83%) Microsoft
4 56 (16.33%) VMware
5 23 (6.71%) Juniper
6 19 (5.54%) Citrix
7 15 (4.37%) SolarWinds
8 13 (3.79%) F5
8 13 (3.79%) HP
9 8 (2.33%) Fortinet
10 7 (2.04%) Apple
11 6 (1.75%) SAP
12 5 (1.46%) Capita
12 5 (1.46%) Riverbed
12 5 (1.46%) Avaya
13 4 (1.17%) Dell
13 4 (1.17%) Symantec
14 3 (0.87%) Oracle
14 3 (0.87%) EMC
14 3 (0.87%) Red Hat
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £23000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Bens + Prof Certs
Posted: 7 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £29999 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bradford, Yorkshire
West Yorkshire Police
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum + +Oncall+OTBens
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TELSTRA Associates
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum Excellent salary and benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Kelway Ltd
Salary: Up to £22,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Otley, West Yorkshire
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + car and bonus scheme
Posted: 11 days ago
West Yorkshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £13.00 - £16.00 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 21 days ago