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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WAN over the 3 months to 31 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 117 71 101
Rank change year-on-year
-46 +30
Permanent jobs citing WAN 88 164 134
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 2.22% 3.68% 2.65%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.01% 22.31% 14.86%
Number of salaries quoted 83 142 109
Median salary £37,500 £49,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-23.46% +22.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £26,050 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £62,500 £54,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,500 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-4.70% +13.33%
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
628 735 902
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 15.84% 16.50% 17.82%
Number of salaries quoted 506 603 715
Median salary £38,500 £42,500 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.41% +16.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,250 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

WAN
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

The demand trend of job ads across the West Yorkshire region citing WAN as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 May 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WAN within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 31 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds -44 62 £40,000 -20.00% 15
Bradford +14 21 £30,000 - 2
Wakefield -4 6 £55,000 +70.54%
Batley - 2 £20,500 -
Halifax - 2 £23,250 -
Castleford -3 1 £22,500 -14.28%
Elland - 1 £20,000 -
WAN
Yorkshire

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 31 May 2016, IT jobs citing WAN also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Yorkshire region with a requirement for WAN.

1 141 (90.38%) LAN
2 80 (51.28%) Firewall
3 76 (48.72%) Cisco
4 67 (42.95%) Windows
5 56 (35.90%) VPN
6 54 (34.62%) Cisco Certification
7 53 (33.97%) VMware
8 51 (32.69%) Windows Server
9 50 (32.05%) Active Directory
10 47 (30.13%) CCNA
11 40 (25.64%) ITIL
12 39 (25.00%) Citrix
12 39 (25.00%) Microsoft
13 38 (24.36%) CCNP
14 33 (21.15%) VMware Infrastructure
15 31 (19.87%) SQL Server
16 29 (18.59%) Finance
16 29 (18.59%) Windows Server 2008
17 28 (17.95%) CheckPoint
18 27 (17.31%) Cisco ASA
19 26 (16.67%) PRINCE2
20 25 (16.03%) Wireless
21 24 (15.38%) Disaster Recovery
21 24 (15.38%) Linux
21 24 (15.38%) MS Exchange
22 23 (14.74%) TCP/IP
23 21 (13.46%) Incident Management
23 21 (13.46%) Network Security
24 20 (12.82%) SAN
24 20 (12.82%) Windows Server 2012

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 24 (15.38%) MS Exchange
2 4 (2.56%) Apache
2 4 (2.56%) IIS
2 4 (2.56%) Skype for Business
3 3 (1.92%) Confluence
4 2 (1.28%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (1.28%) PrestaShop
4 2 (1.28%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.64%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (0.64%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.64%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.64%) Tomcat
Applications
1 14 (8.97%) MS Office
2 5 (3.21%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.28%) Line 500
1 2 (1.28%) Magento
1 2 (1.28%) Sage 1000
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.56%) Office 365
2 3 (1.92%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (1.92%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.64%) IaaS
3 1 (0.64%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 141 (90.38%) LAN
2 80 (51.28%) Firewall
3 56 (35.90%) VPN
4 27 (17.31%) Cisco ASA
5 25 (16.03%) Wireless
6 23 (14.74%) TCP/IP
7 21 (13.46%) Network Security
8 20 (12.82%) SAN
9 18 (11.54%) DNS
10 14 (8.97%) BGP
10 14 (8.97%) IP Telephony
10 14 (8.97%) MPLS
11 11 (7.05%) HSRP
11 11 (7.05%) IPsec
11 11 (7.05%) Spanning Tree
11 11 (7.05%) SSL
11 11 (7.05%) VRRP
12 10 (6.41%) NAS
13 9 (5.77%) DHCP
13 9 (5.77%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (19.87%) SQL Server
2 5 (3.21%) MySQL
3 4 (2.56%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (1.28%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 3 (1.92%) JIRA
General
1 29 (18.59%) Finance
2 13 (8.33%) Telecoms
3 8 (5.13%) Legal
4 6 (3.85%) Back Office
5 5 (3.21%) Games
5 5 (3.21%) Marketing
6 4 (2.56%) Law
7 2 (1.28%) Automotive
8 1 (0.64%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.64%) Retail
Job Titles
1 57 (36.54%) Network Engineer
2 34 (21.79%) Cisco Engineer
3 29 (18.59%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 22 (14.10%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 20 (12.82%) Analyst
5 20 (12.82%) Infrastructure Manager
6 19 (12.18%) IT Engineer
6 19 (12.18%) Senior Network Engineer
7 16 (10.26%) Security Engineer
8 15 (9.62%) Network Security Engineer
9 14 (8.97%) IT Manager
10 13 (8.33%) Infrastructure Services Manager
10 13 (8.33%) Service Manager
11 12 (7.69%) IT Infrastructure Manager
11 12 (7.69%) IT Support
12 11 (7.05%) Infrastructure Operations Manager
12 11 (7.05%) IT Operations Manager
12 11 (7.05%) IT Services Manager
12 11 (7.05%) Operations Manager
12 11 (7.05%) Service Operations Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (7.05%) .NET
2 2 (1.28%) LAMP
3 1 (0.64%) CSS
3 1 (0.64%) HTML
3 1 (0.64%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 13 (8.33%) Management Information System
2 11 (7.05%) NHS
3 10 (6.41%) Data Centre
4 7 (4.49%) Video Conferencing
5 4 (2.56%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (1.92%) Blackberry
6 3 (1.92%) iPad
7 2 (1.28%) CCTV
7 2 (1.28%) Fat Client
7 2 (1.28%) MPEG
7 2 (1.28%) Thin Client
7 2 (1.28%) Video on Demand
8 1 (0.64%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.64%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 1 (0.64%) Driving Licence
8 1 (0.64%) RSA SecurID
8 1 (0.64%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 67 (42.95%) Windows
2 51 (32.69%) Windows Server
3 29 (18.59%) Windows Server 2008
4 24 (15.38%) Linux
5 20 (12.82%) Windows Server 2012
6 16 (10.26%) Windows 7
7 12 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
8 11 (7.05%) Windows XP
9 10 (6.41%) Windows 10
10 5 (3.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 5 (3.21%) Unix
11 4 (2.56%) Debian
11 4 (2.56%) Ubuntu
12 3 (1.92%) Windows 8
12 3 (1.92%) Windows Vista
13 2 (1.28%) Android
13 2 (1.28%) Apple iOS
13 2 (1.28%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (25.64%) ITIL
2 26 (16.67%) PRINCE2
3 24 (15.38%) Disaster Recovery
4 21 (13.46%) Incident Management
5 18 (11.54%) Project Management
6 17 (10.90%) High Availability
6 17 (10.90%) Stakeholder Management
7 15 (9.62%) Root Cause Analysis
8 14 (8.97%) Change Management
8 14 (8.97%) Problem Management
9 13 (8.33%) ITIL V3
10 11 (7.05%) Business Continuity
10 11 (7.05%) Configuration Management
10 11 (7.05%) Customer Engagement
10 11 (7.05%) Data Management
10 11 (7.05%) E-Commerce
10 11 (7.05%) Release Management
10 11 (7.05%) Time Management
11 10 (6.41%) Load Balancing
11 10 (6.41%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 12 (7.69%) SQL
2 3 (1.92%) Bash Shell
2 3 (1.92%) Python
2 3 (1.92%) Ruby
3 2 (1.28%) C++
3 2 (1.28%) Perl
3 2 (1.28%) PHP
3 2 (1.28%) VB
3 2 (1.28%) VBA
Qualifications
1 54 (34.62%) Cisco Certification
2 47 (30.13%) CCNA
3 38 (24.36%) CCNP
4 15 (9.62%) Microsoft Certification
5 12 (7.69%) CCSA
5 12 (7.69%) CCSE
6 10 (6.41%) CCIE
6 10 (6.41%) MCSA
7 9 (5.77%) CCSP
8 8 (5.13%) MCSE
9 7 (4.49%) CCDA
9 7 (4.49%) ITIL Certification
10 6 (3.85%) CISSP
11 3 (1.92%) APMP
11 3 (1.92%) Citrix Certification
11 3 (1.92%) ISEB
11 3 (1.92%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 2 (1.28%) CCDP
12 2 (1.28%) Check Point Certification
12 2 (1.28%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (8.33%) SLA
2 2 (1.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (1.28%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 50 (32.05%) Active Directory
2 33 (21.15%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (8.33%) Hyper-V
4 12 (7.69%) XenDesktop
5 8 (5.13%) Terminal Services
6 7 (4.49%) XenApp
7 5 (3.21%) vSphere
8 4 (2.56%) VMware Server
9 3 (1.92%) KVM
9 3 (1.92%) Oracle RAC
9 3 (1.92%) vCloud
9 3 (1.92%) VMware ESX
9 3 (1.92%) Xen
10 2 (1.28%) Postfix
10 2 (1.28%) SpamAssassin
10 2 (1.28%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 9 (5.77%) Backup Exec
2 5 (3.21%) SolarWinds Orion
3 4 (2.56%) XenMobile
4 3 (1.92%) Cobbler
4 3 (1.92%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (1.92%) Puppet
4 3 (1.92%) Tivoli
5 2 (1.28%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 1 (0.64%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 76 (48.72%) Cisco
2 53 (33.97%) VMware
3 39 (25.00%) Citrix
3 39 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 28 (17.95%) CheckPoint
5 10 (6.41%) NetApp
6 9 (5.77%) Sage
7 8 (5.13%) SolarWinds
8 7 (4.49%) Oracle
8 7 (4.49%) Symantec
9 6 (3.85%) Mitel
9 6 (3.85%) Palo Alto
10 5 (3.21%) Apple
10 5 (3.21%) Juniper
11 4 (2.56%) EMC
11 4 (2.56%) Infoblox
12 3 (1.92%) F5
12 3 (1.92%) HP
12 3 (1.92%) IBM
12 3 (1.92%) Red Hat
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £45000 per annum + Car
Posted: 12 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Michael Page Technology
Salary: car + healthcare
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £52000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds
Capita plc
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Connected IT
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Car + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds
Capita plc
Posted: 8 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £20000.00 - £24000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits, bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Jet2.com
Salary: Excellent
Posted: 15 days ago
Leeds
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Jet2.com
Salary: Excellent
Posted: 26 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
SLS Services Ltd
Salary: £23000 per annum, Benefits Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago