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 21 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Wide Area Network (WAN)
West Midlands / Worcestershire
Rank 22 21 40
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +19
Permanent jobs citing WAN 33 25 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 9.32% 9.03% 1.86%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 31.73% 43.10% 10.26%
Number of salaries quoted 33 24 4
Median salary £39,000 £42,500 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.23% +34.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,400 £30,100
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,500 £34,650
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%

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
104 58 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 29.38% 20.94% 18.14%
Number of salaries quoted 103 54 27
Median salary £37,500 £42,500 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +34.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £34,400 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%

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 21 February 2017.

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 21 February 2017. 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 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 -6 15 £47,500 +26.66% 1
Bromsgrove +2 14 £37,500 +56.25% 1
Evesham - 4 £27,500 -
WAN
West Midlands

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, 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 50 (89.29%) Cisco
2 37 (66.07%) Cisco Certification
3 35 (62.50%) LAN
4 28 (50.00%) CCNP
4 28 (50.00%) Firewall
5 22 (39.29%) CCNA
5 22 (39.29%) Data Centre
6 21 (37.50%) Cisco Nexus
7 20 (35.71%) High Availability
7 20 (35.71%) VPN
7 20 (35.71%) DMVPN
8 18 (32.14%) VoIP
8 18 (32.14%) Windows
9 17 (30.36%) Project Management
10 16 (28.57%) Cisco ASA
11 15 (26.79%) Windows Server
12 14 (25.00%) Load Balancing
12 14 (25.00%) F5
12 14 (25.00%) CCIE
13 13 (23.21%) Network Security
13 13 (23.21%) Windows Server 2008
14 12 (21.43%) Riverbed
14 12 (21.43%) Windows Server 2003
14 12 (21.43%) DNS
15 11 (19.64%) DHCP
16 10 (17.86%) HP
17 9 (16.07%) Disaster Recovery
17 9 (16.07%) Fortinet
17 9 (16.07%) Mentoring
18 8 (14.29%) Regulatory Compliance

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 1 (1.79%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (1.79%) MS Exchange
1 1 (1.79%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (5.36%) MS Visio
2 2 (3.57%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.79%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.79%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.36%) Office 365
2 2 (3.57%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 35 (62.50%) LAN
2 28 (50.00%) Firewall
3 21 (37.50%) Cisco Nexus
4 20 (35.71%) DMVPN
4 20 (35.71%) VPN
5 18 (32.14%) VoIP
6 16 (28.57%) Cisco ASA
7 13 (23.21%) Network Security
8 12 (21.43%) DNS
9 11 (19.64%) DHCP
10 8 (14.29%) EIGRP
10 8 (14.29%) Internet
10 8 (14.29%) Intranet
10 8 (14.29%) RIP
10 8 (14.29%) SNMP
11 7 (12.50%) MPLS
12 4 (7.14%) Wireless
13 3 (5.36%) IPv4
13 3 (5.36%) SSL
13 3 (5.36%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.79%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (7.14%) Manufacturing
2 3 (5.36%) Spanish Language
3 2 (3.57%) Retail
4 1 (1.79%) Advertising
4 1 (1.79%) Finance
4 1 (1.79%) Legal
4 1 (1.79%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 24 (42.86%) Network Engineer
2 21 (37.50%) Senior Network Engineer
3 13 (23.21%) Administrator
4 12 (21.43%) Network Administrator
5 6 (10.71%) Senior Network Administrator
6 4 (7.14%) IT Engineer
7 3 (5.36%) Architect
7 3 (5.36%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (5.36%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (5.36%) Senior Architect
8 2 (3.57%) Cisco Engineer
8 2 (3.57%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 2 (3.57%) IT Support
8 2 (3.57%) Security Architect
8 2 (3.57%) Senior Security Architect
9 1 (1.79%) First Line Help Desk Support
9 1 (1.79%) Graduate IT Support
9 1 (1.79%) IT Technician
9 1 (1.79%) Junior Help Desk Support
9 1 (1.79%) Junior IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.79%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 22 (39.29%) Data Centre
2 8 (14.29%) Client/Server
2 8 (14.29%) PKI
3 4 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (5.36%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.79%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 18 (32.14%) Windows
2 15 (26.79%) Windows Server
3 13 (23.21%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (21.43%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.79%) Linux
5 1 (1.79%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (35.71%) High Availability
2 17 (30.36%) Project Management
3 14 (25.00%) Load Balancing
4 9 (16.07%) Disaster Recovery
4 9 (16.07%) Mentoring
5 8 (14.29%) Regulatory Compliance
6 6 (10.71%) Network Design
6 6 (10.71%) PRINCE2
7 5 (8.93%) Presales
8 3 (5.36%) Data Security
8 3 (5.36%) ERP
8 3 (5.36%) ITIL
8 3 (5.36%) Resource Management
8 3 (5.36%) Risk Management
8 3 (5.36%) Stakeholder Management
9 2 (3.57%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (3.57%) Data Protection
9 2 (3.57%) Information Security
9 2 (3.57%) Security Management
9 2 (3.57%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.79%) SQL
Qualifications
1 37 (66.07%) Cisco Certification
2 28 (50.00%) CCNP
3 22 (39.29%) CCNA
4 14 (25.00%) CCIE
5 3 (5.36%) Degree
6 2 (3.57%) CISM
6 2 (3.57%) CISSP
6 2 (3.57%) DV Cleared
6 2 (3.57%) MCP
6 2 (3.57%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (3.57%) SC Cleared
6 2 (3.57%) Security Cleared
7 1 (1.79%) HND
7 1 (1.79%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (1.79%) MCSE
7 1 (1.79%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (3.57%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (8.93%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.57%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.79%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.79%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 8 (14.29%) Cisco Prime
2 6 (10.71%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (1.79%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 50 (89.29%) Cisco
2 14 (25.00%) F5
3 12 (21.43%) Riverbed
4 10 (17.86%) HP
5 9 (16.07%) Fortinet
6 5 (8.93%) Microsoft
7 3 (5.36%) Draytek
7 3 (5.36%) Huawei
7 3 (5.36%) Meraki
7 3 (5.36%) NETGEAR
8 2 (3.57%) Citrix
8 2 (3.57%) VMware
9 1 (1.79%) 3PAR
9 1 (1.79%) JD Edwards
9 1 (1.79%) SAP
Worcester, Worcestershire
Spring Technology
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bromsgrove, Worcestershire
Spring Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Kidderminster, Worcestershire
Reed Technology
Posted: 6 days ago