The table below looks at the statistics for WAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Worcestershire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WAN over the 3 months to 25 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 21 49 45
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -4
Permanent jobs citing WAN 24 6 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 8.60% 1.94% 1.92%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 55.81% 14.63% 11.63%
Number of salaries quoted 24 6 4
Median salary £38,125 £37,500 £24,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.66% +51.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,650 £31,000 £17,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £38,750 £36,350
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
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
43 41 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 15.41% 13.27% 16.54%
Number of salaries quoted 43 40 39
Median salary £40,000 £36,097 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.81% +11.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £20,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

WAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

The demand trend of job ads across the Worcestershire region citing WAN as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Salary Histogram in Worcestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WAN across the Worcestershire region over the 3 months to 25 July 2016.

WAN Salary Histogram in Worcestershire

WAN
Job Locations in Worcestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WAN within the Worcestershire region over the 3 months to 25 July 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
Worcester +15 15 £38,750 +3.33%
Bromsgrove - 7 £20,000 - 1
Evesham - 1 £37,500 -
Redditch - 1 £50,000 -
WAN
West Midlands

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 Worcestershire region with a requirement for WAN.

1 48 (92.31%) LAN
2 35 (67.31%) Cisco
3 33 (63.46%) Cisco Certification
3 33 (63.46%) VPN
4 32 (61.54%) Firewall
5 29 (55.77%) CCNP
6 26 (50.00%) VoIP
7 21 (40.38%) TCP/IP
7 21 (40.38%) Data Centre
8 19 (36.54%) CCNA
9 18 (34.62%) Microsoft
9 18 (34.62%) Windows
10 15 (28.85%) Wireless
10 15 (28.85%) Cisco Wireless
11 13 (25.00%) Presales
11 13 (25.00%) Spanning Tree
11 13 (25.00%) IPsec
11 13 (25.00%) Juniper
11 13 (25.00%) BGP
11 13 (25.00%) EIGRP
11 13 (25.00%) MPLS
11 13 (25.00%) OSPF
11 13 (25.00%) RIP
11 13 (25.00%) SSL
11 13 (25.00%) Multicast
11 13 (25.00%) FCoE
11 13 (25.00%) Fibre Channel
11 13 (25.00%) VPLS
11 13 (25.00%) Cisco PIX
11 13 (25.00%) iSCSI

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire 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 3 (5.77%) Exchange Server 2013
1 3 (5.77%) MS Exchange
2 2 (3.85%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 9 (17.31%) MS Excel
2 5 (9.62%) MS Office
3 4 (7.69%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (3.85%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.77%) Office 365
2 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 48 (92.31%) LAN
2 33 (63.46%) VPN
3 32 (61.54%) Firewall
4 26 (50.00%) VoIP
5 21 (40.38%) TCP/IP
6 15 (28.85%) Cisco Wireless
6 15 (28.85%) Wireless
7 13 (25.00%) BGP
7 13 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
7 13 (25.00%) EIGRP
7 13 (25.00%) FCoE
7 13 (25.00%) Fibre Channel
7 13 (25.00%) IPsec
7 13 (25.00%) MPLS
7 13 (25.00%) Multicast
7 13 (25.00%) OSPF
7 13 (25.00%) RIP
7 13 (25.00%) Spanning Tree
7 13 (25.00%) SSL
7 13 (25.00%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.77%) PostgreSQL
General
1 3 (5.77%) Legal
2 2 (3.85%) Manufacturing
2 2 (3.85%) Retail
2 2 (3.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (25.00%) Cisco Consultant
1 13 (25.00%) Cisco Network Consultant
1 13 (25.00%) Consultant
1 13 (25.00%) Network Consultant
1 13 (25.00%) Network Engineer
2 12 (23.08%) Senior Network Engineer
3 6 (11.54%) IT Support
4 5 (9.62%) 1st Line Support
4 5 (9.62%) Analyst
4 5 (9.62%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 5 (9.62%) Systems Engineer
5 4 (7.69%) 1st Line Support Analyst
5 4 (7.69%) IT Manager
5 4 (7.69%) Support Analyst
6 3 (5.77%) IT Engineer
6 3 (5.77%) Support Engineer
7 2 (3.85%) Administrator
7 2 (3.85%) IT Analyst
7 2 (3.85%) Microsoft Engineer
7 2 (3.85%) Senior VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.85%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 21 (40.38%) Data Centre
2 5 (9.62%) Driving Licence
3 3 (5.77%) FMCG
4 2 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 18 (34.62%) Windows
2 7 (13.46%) Windows Server
3 6 (11.54%) Windows 7
4 3 (5.77%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (3.85%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (3.85%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.92%) Android
6 1 (1.92%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.92%) Windows 10
6 1 (1.92%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (25.00%) Presales
2 12 (23.08%) Load Balancing
2 12 (23.08%) Project Management
3 9 (17.31%) ITIL
4 5 (9.62%) Server Virtualisation
5 3 (5.77%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (5.77%) Network Management
6 2 (3.85%) Business Continuity
6 2 (3.85%) Change Management
6 2 (3.85%) CRM
6 2 (3.85%) ERP
6 2 (3.85%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 5 (9.62%) SQL
2 2 (3.85%) C#
2 2 (3.85%) VB
Qualifications
1 33 (63.46%) Cisco Certification
2 29 (55.77%) CCNP
3 19 (36.54%) CCNA
4 11 (21.15%) CCIE
5 4 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (3.85%) Degree
6 2 (3.85%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (1.92%) HND
7 1 (1.92%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (13.46%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (21.15%) Active Directory
2 5 (9.62%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (3.85%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (5.77%) Backup Exec
2 2 (3.85%) SCOrch
3 1 (1.92%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (1.92%) SCCM
Vendors
1 35 (67.31%) Cisco
2 18 (34.62%) Microsoft
3 13 (25.00%) Juniper
4 12 (23.08%) F5
5 5 (9.62%) VMware
6 3 (5.77%) Veeam
7 2 (3.85%) 3PAR
7 2 (3.85%) CA
7 2 (3.85%) HP
7 2 (3.85%) Riverbed
7 2 (3.85%) SAP
8 1 (1.92%) Symantec
Bromsgrove
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £27000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Droitwich, Worcestershire
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Salary: Up to £24,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago