The table below looks at the statistics for WAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Worcestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WAN over the 3 months to 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 51 36 36
Rank change year-on-year
-15 0
Permanent jobs citing WAN 2 5 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 0.65% 1.88% 3.42%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.90% 13.16% 19.05%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 8
Average salary £31,000 £32,500 £41,791
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.61% -22.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,800 £21,650 £24,550
10% offered a salary of more than £34,200 £36,350 £44,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
WAN
West Midlands

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

Communications & Networking Category
Worcestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
29 38 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 9.48% 14.29% 17.95%
Number of salaries quoted 26 34 39
Average salary £35,500 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.23% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

WAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

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

WAN Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

WAN
Salary Trend in Worcestershire

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

WAN Salary Trend in Worcestershire

WAN
Job Locations in Worcestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WAN within the Worcestershire region over the 3 months to 7 July 2015. 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
Worcester -6 1 £35,000 +7.69%
Malvern - 1 £27,000 - 2
WAN
West Midlands

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT jobs across the Worcestershire 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 11 (100.00%) LAN
2 8 (72.73%) Microsoft
2 8 (72.73%) Windows
3 6 (54.55%) Active Directory
3 6 (54.55%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (54.55%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (36.36%) Exchange Server 2007
4 4 (36.36%) Hyper-V
4 4 (36.36%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (36.36%) Office 365
4 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (36.36%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (36.36%) DHCP
4 4 (36.36%) DNS
4 4 (36.36%) Cisco
4 4 (36.36%) Advertising
4 4 (36.36%) Dell
4 4 (36.36%) MS Exchange
4 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
4 4 (36.36%) MS Office
5 3 (27.27%) Java
5 3 (27.27%) Mathematics
5 3 (27.27%) Physics
5 3 (27.27%) Computer Science
6 2 (18.18%) VLAN
6 2 (18.18%) SharePoint Server
6 2 (18.18%) Software Engineering
6 2 (18.18%) Windows 7
6 2 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (18.18%) C++

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT jobs across the Worcestershire 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 4 (36.36%) MS Exchange
1 4 (36.36%) Exchange Server 2007
1 4 (36.36%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (36.36%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (18.18%) SharePoint Server
2 2 (18.18%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (36.36%) MS Office
2 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (36.36%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (100.00%) LAN
2 4 (36.36%) DHCP
2 4 (36.36%) DNS
3 2 (18.18%) VLAN
3 2 (18.18%) SMTP
3 2 (18.18%) ADSL
4 1 (9.09%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 4 (36.36%) Advertising
2 2 (18.18%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Service Desk Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Junior
2 2 (18.18%) Developer
2 2 (18.18%) Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Support Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) 3rd Line Support
2 2 (18.18%) Service Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (9.09%) Software Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Graduate
3 1 (9.09%) Software Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Junior Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Junior Java Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Junior Software Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Graduate Software Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Java Developer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Mathematics
1 3 (27.27%) Physics
1 3 (27.27%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 8 (72.73%) Windows
2 6 (54.55%) Windows Server 2003
2 6 (54.55%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (18.18%) Windows 7
4 2 (18.18%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (18.18%) Software Engineering
2 1 (9.09%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) Java
2 2 (18.18%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) MCSA
1 1 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 6 (54.55%) Active Directory
2 4 (36.36%) Hyper-V
3 2 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Vendors
1 8 (72.73%) Microsoft
2 4 (36.36%) Dell
2 4 (36.36%) Cisco
3 2 (18.18%) VMware
Worcestershire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £35000 - £40000.00 per annum + Bonus, Pension & extensive bens
Posted: 7 hours ago
Malvern, Worcestershire
Sanderson
Salary: £25000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Malvern, Worcestershire
IDS-INDATA.CO.UK
Salary: Unspecified Commensurate with experience + project based bonus scheme
Posted: 4 days ago