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 17 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Wide Area Network (WAN)
West Midlands / Worcestershire
Rank 20 31 35
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +4
Permanent jobs citing WAN 30 12 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 9.12% 5.41% 3.02%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 29.13% 22.64% 16.22%
Number of salaries quoted 30 11 6
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 £36,000 £37,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,750 £42,500 £34,250
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%

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
103 53 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 31.31% 23.87% 18.59%
Number of salaries quoted 102 47 30
Median salary £38,000 £42,500 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.58% +34.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £36,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £36,450 £45,000
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 17 January 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 17 January 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
Bromsgrove - 16 £37,500 - 1
Worcester -6 12 £47,500 +22.58% 1
Malvern +9 1 £75,000 -
Evesham - 1 £36,750 -
WAN
West Midlands

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 17 January 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 43 (87.76%) Cisco
2 34 (69.39%) Cisco Certification
3 30 (61.22%) LAN
4 27 (55.10%) CCNP
5 24 (48.98%) Firewall
6 21 (42.86%) Data Centre
7 20 (40.82%) CCNA
8 19 (38.78%) Windows
9 18 (36.73%) VPN
9 18 (36.73%) Cisco Nexus
10 17 (34.69%) DMVPN
10 17 (34.69%) High Availability
10 17 (34.69%) VoIP
11 16 (32.65%) Project Management
12 15 (30.61%) Windows Server
13 13 (26.53%) CCIE
13 13 (26.53%) F5
13 13 (26.53%) Load Balancing
14 12 (24.49%) Windows Server 2008
14 12 (24.49%) Riverbed
14 12 (24.49%) Windows Server 2003
15 10 (20.41%) HP
16 9 (18.37%) Cisco ASA
17 8 (16.33%) DHCP
17 8 (16.33%) DNS
17 8 (16.33%) Disaster Recovery
18 7 (14.29%) Microsoft
18 7 (14.29%) Mentoring
18 7 (14.29%) Fortinet
19 6 (12.24%) Office 365

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 (6.12%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (8.16%) MS Excel
2 3 (6.12%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 6 (12.24%) Office 365
2 3 (6.12%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 30 (61.22%) LAN
2 24 (48.98%) Firewall
3 18 (36.73%) Cisco Nexus
3 18 (36.73%) VPN
4 17 (34.69%) DMVPN
4 17 (34.69%) VoIP
5 9 (18.37%) Cisco ASA
6 8 (16.33%) DHCP
6 8 (16.33%) DNS
7 6 (12.24%) Network Security
8 5 (10.20%) EIGRP
8 5 (10.20%) Internet
8 5 (10.20%) Intranet
8 5 (10.20%) RIP
8 5 (10.20%) SNMP
8 5 (10.20%) Wireless
9 3 (6.12%) ADSL
9 3 (6.12%) MPLS
9 3 (6.12%) SAN
9 3 (6.12%) TCP/IP
General
1 3 (6.12%) Legal
1 3 (6.12%) Manufacturing
1 3 (6.12%) Retail
2 1 (2.04%) Advertising
2 1 (2.04%) Finance
2 1 (2.04%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 22 (44.90%) Network Engineer
2 18 (36.73%) Senior Network Engineer
3 12 (24.49%) Administrator
3 12 (24.49%) Network Administrator
4 7 (14.29%) Senior Network Administrator
5 4 (8.16%) IT Engineer
6 3 (6.12%) Architect
6 3 (6.12%) Senior Architect
7 2 (4.08%) Cisco Engineer
7 2 (4.08%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 2 (4.08%) Help Desk Engineer
7 2 (4.08%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (4.08%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (4.08%) IT Manager
7 2 (4.08%) Security Architect
7 2 (4.08%) Senior Security Architect
7 2 (4.08%) Systems Engineer
8 1 (2.04%) Graduate IT Support
8 1 (2.04%) Junior Help Desk Support
8 1 (2.04%) Senior IT Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.04%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 21 (42.86%) Data Centre
2 5 (10.20%) Client/Server
2 5 (10.20%) PKI
3 3 (6.12%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (6.12%) FMCG
3 3 (6.12%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.04%) Driving Licence
4 1 (2.04%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 19 (38.78%) Windows
2 15 (30.61%) Windows Server
3 12 (24.49%) Windows Server 2003
3 12 (24.49%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.04%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (34.69%) High Availability
2 16 (32.65%) Project Management
3 13 (26.53%) Load Balancing
4 8 (16.33%) Disaster Recovery
5 7 (14.29%) Mentoring
6 6 (12.24%) PRINCE2
7 5 (10.20%) ITIL
7 5 (10.20%) Presales
7 5 (10.20%) Regulatory Compliance
8 4 (8.16%) ERP
8 4 (8.16%) Network Design
9 3 (6.12%) Business Continuity
9 3 (6.12%) Data Security
9 3 (6.12%) Resource Management
9 3 (6.12%) Risk Management
9 3 (6.12%) Server Virtualisation
9 3 (6.12%) Stakeholder Management
10 2 (4.08%) Cybersecurity
10 2 (4.08%) Feasibility Study
10 2 (4.08%) Identity Access Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.12%) SQL
Qualifications
1 34 (69.39%) Cisco Certification
2 27 (55.10%) CCNP
3 20 (40.82%) CCNA
4 13 (26.53%) CCIE
5 5 (10.20%) Degree
6 4 (8.16%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (6.12%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (6.12%) MCP
8 2 (4.08%) CISM
8 2 (4.08%) CISSP
8 2 (4.08%) DV Cleared
8 2 (4.08%) SC Cleared
8 2 (4.08%) Security Cleared
9 1 (2.04%) HND
9 1 (2.04%) MCSE
9 1 (2.04%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (4.08%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (8.16%) Hyper-V
2 1 (2.04%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (10.20%) Cisco Prime
2 4 (8.16%) Cisco CUCM
3 3 (6.12%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 43 (87.76%) Cisco
2 13 (26.53%) F5
3 12 (24.49%) Riverbed
4 10 (20.41%) HP
5 7 (14.29%) Fortinet
5 7 (14.29%) Microsoft
6 3 (6.12%) 3PAR
6 3 (6.12%) Draytek
6 3 (6.12%) Huawei
6 3 (6.12%) Meraki
6 3 (6.12%) NETGEAR
6 3 (6.12%) SAP
7 1 (2.04%) Citrix
7 1 (2.04%) VMware
Worcester, Worcestershire
Spring Technology
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Bromsgrove, Worcestershire
Spring Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago