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 7 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 20 35 38
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +3
Permanent jobs citing WAN 27 6 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 10.04% 2.97% 2.98%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 34.18% 12.00% 14.58%
Number of salaries quoted 27 4 7
Median salary £39,000 £40,000 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% +26.98%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £37,500 £22,200
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £42,500 £32,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
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
79 50 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 29.37% 24.75% 20.43%
Number of salaries quoted 78 41 41
Median salary £40,000 £38,750 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.22% +29.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £21,500 £25,400
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £35,200 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 7 December 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 7 December 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 +3 12 £47,500 +18.75% 1
Bromsgrove - 12 £37,500 - 1
Malvern +6 2 £75,000 -
Kidderminster - 1 £40,000 -
WAN
West Midlands

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 40 (83.33%) Cisco
2 32 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 32 (66.67%) LAN
3 26 (54.17%) CCNP
4 25 (52.08%) Firewall
5 20 (41.67%) VPN
6 19 (39.58%) VoIP
7 18 (37.50%) Project Management
8 17 (35.42%) Windows
8 17 (35.42%) CCNA
8 17 (35.42%) Data Centre
9 15 (31.25%) Cisco Nexus
9 15 (31.25%) F5
9 15 (31.25%) Load Balancing
9 15 (31.25%) CCIE
10 14 (29.17%) High Availability
10 14 (29.17%) DMVPN
11 12 (25.00%) Windows Server
12 10 (20.83%) Windows Server 2008
12 10 (20.83%) Riverbed
12 10 (20.83%) Microsoft
12 10 (20.83%) Windows Server 2003
13 9 (18.75%) DNS
13 9 (18.75%) DHCP
14 8 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
14 8 (16.67%) HP
14 8 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
15 5 (10.42%) Wireless
15 5 (10.42%) ADSL
15 5 (10.42%) MS Excel

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 (6.25%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (10.42%) MS Excel
2 3 (6.25%) MS Visio
3 2 (4.17%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (10.42%) Office 365
2 2 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 32 (66.67%) LAN
2 25 (52.08%) Firewall
3 20 (41.67%) VPN
4 19 (39.58%) VoIP
5 15 (31.25%) Cisco Nexus
6 14 (29.17%) DMVPN
7 9 (18.75%) DHCP
7 9 (18.75%) DNS
8 8 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
9 5 (10.42%) ADSL
9 5 (10.42%) Network Security
9 5 (10.42%) Wireless
10 4 (8.33%) EIGRP
10 4 (8.33%) Internet
10 4 (8.33%) Intranet
10 4 (8.33%) RIP
10 4 (8.33%) SNMP
11 3 (6.25%) IPv4
11 3 (6.25%) SSL
11 3 (6.25%) TCP/IP
General
1 4 (8.33%) Legal
2 3 (6.25%) Manufacturing
2 3 (6.25%) Retail
3 1 (2.08%) Advertising
3 1 (2.08%) Finance
Job Titles
1 22 (45.83%) Network Engineer
2 19 (39.58%) Senior Network Engineer
3 10 (20.83%) Administrator
3 10 (20.83%) Network Administrator
4 9 (18.75%) Senior Network Administrator
5 5 (10.42%) IT Engineer
6 3 (6.25%) Architect
6 3 (6.25%) IT Manager
6 3 (6.25%) IT Services Manager
6 3 (6.25%) Senior Architect
6 3 (6.25%) Service Manager
7 2 (4.17%) 1st Line Support
7 2 (4.17%) Analyst
7 2 (4.17%) Cisco Engineer
7 2 (4.17%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 2 (4.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (4.17%) Security Architect
7 2 (4.17%) Senior Security Architect
7 2 (4.17%) Support Analyst
7 2 (4.17%) Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 17 (35.42%) Data Centre
2 4 (8.33%) Client/Server
2 4 (8.33%) FMCG
2 4 (8.33%) PKI
3 3 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (6.25%) Driving Licence
4 2 (4.17%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.08%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 17 (35.42%) Windows
2 12 (25.00%) Windows Server
3 10 (20.83%) Windows Server 2003
3 10 (20.83%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (4.17%) Windows 7
5 1 (2.08%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (37.50%) Project Management
2 15 (31.25%) Load Balancing
3 14 (29.17%) High Availability
4 8 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
5 5 (10.42%) ITIL
5 5 (10.42%) Mentoring
5 5 (10.42%) Presales
5 5 (10.42%) PRINCE2
6 4 (8.33%) Regulatory Compliance
6 4 (8.33%) Server Virtualisation
7 3 (6.25%) Business Continuity
7 3 (6.25%) Data Security
7 3 (6.25%) ERP
7 3 (6.25%) Resource Management
7 3 (6.25%) Risk Management
7 3 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (4.17%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (4.17%) Information Security
8 2 (4.17%) Security Management
8 2 (4.17%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 32 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 26 (54.17%) CCNP
3 17 (35.42%) CCNA
4 15 (31.25%) CCIE
5 3 (6.25%) Degree
5 3 (6.25%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (4.17%) CISM
6 2 (4.17%) CISSP
6 2 (4.17%) DV Cleared
6 2 (4.17%) MCP
6 2 (4.17%) SC Cleared
6 2 (4.17%) Security Cleared
7 1 (2.08%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (4.17%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (8.33%) Hyper-V
2 2 (4.17%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.08%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (8.33%) Cisco Prime
2 3 (6.25%) Backup Exec
3 2 (4.17%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 40 (83.33%) Cisco
2 15 (31.25%) F5
3 10 (20.83%) Microsoft
3 10 (20.83%) Riverbed
4 8 (16.67%) HP
5 5 (10.42%) Fortinet
6 3 (6.25%) 3PAR
6 3 (6.25%) Draytek
6 3 (6.25%) Huawei
6 3 (6.25%) Meraki
6 3 (6.25%) NETGEAR
6 3 (6.25%) SAP
7 1 (2.08%) Citrix
7 1 (2.08%) VMware
Bromsgrove, Worcestershire
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Salary: £38000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Worcester, Worcestershire
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Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £35000.00 - £38500.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago