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 30 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 26 49 40
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -9
Permanent jobs citing WAN 22 4 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 6.85% 1.33% 1.80%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 45.83% 13.33% 13.16%
Number of salaries quoted 22 4 5
Median salary £47,500 £22,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+115.90% -32.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,550 £20,000 £17,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £31,800 £35,800
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
48 30 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 14.95% 10.00% 13.67%
Number of salaries quoted 48 27 35
Median salary £47,500 £35,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+33.80% +9.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £20,400 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £39,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 30 June 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 30 June 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 +9 12 £47,500 +72.72%
Bromsgrove -2 5 £20,000 -4.76% 1
Redditch - 5 £50,000 -
WAN
West Midlands

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 45 (93.75%) LAN
2 34 (70.83%) VPN
3 33 (68.75%) Cisco
3 33 (68.75%) Cisco Certification
3 33 (68.75%) Firewall
4 30 (62.50%) CCNP
5 27 (56.25%) VoIP
6 24 (50.00%) TCP/IP
7 21 (43.75%) CCNA
7 21 (43.75%) Data Centre
8 19 (39.58%) Wireless
9 18 (37.50%) Cisco Wireless
10 17 (35.42%) Cisco ASA
11 16 (33.33%) Cisco PIX
11 16 (33.33%) iSCSI
11 16 (33.33%) VPLS
11 16 (33.33%) Presales
11 16 (33.33%) FCoE
11 16 (33.33%) Fibre Channel
11 16 (33.33%) Multicast
11 16 (33.33%) Spanning Tree
11 16 (33.33%) IPsec
11 16 (33.33%) BGP
11 16 (33.33%) EIGRP
11 16 (33.33%) SSL
11 16 (33.33%) MPLS
11 16 (33.33%) OSPF
11 16 (33.33%) Juniper
11 16 (33.33%) RIP
12 14 (29.17%) Windows

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%) Exchange Server 2013
1 3 (6.25%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 6 (12.50%) MS Excel
2 5 (10.42%) MS Office
3 4 (8.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (4.17%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 45 (93.75%) LAN
2 34 (70.83%) VPN
3 33 (68.75%) Firewall
4 27 (56.25%) VoIP
5 24 (50.00%) TCP/IP
6 19 (39.58%) Wireless
7 18 (37.50%) Cisco Wireless
8 17 (35.42%) Cisco ASA
9 16 (33.33%) BGP
9 16 (33.33%) Cisco PIX
9 16 (33.33%) EIGRP
9 16 (33.33%) FCoE
9 16 (33.33%) Fibre Channel
9 16 (33.33%) IPsec
9 16 (33.33%) iSCSI
9 16 (33.33%) Multicast
9 16 (33.33%) RIP
9 16 (33.33%) Spanning Tree
9 16 (33.33%) SSL
9 16 (33.33%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.25%) PostgreSQL
General
1 2 (4.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (33.33%) Cisco Consultant
1 16 (33.33%) Cisco Network Consultant
1 16 (33.33%) Consultant
1 16 (33.33%) Network Consultant
2 12 (25.00%) Network Engineer
3 11 (22.92%) Senior Network Engineer
4 5 (10.42%) 1st Line Support
4 5 (10.42%) Analyst
4 5 (10.42%) IT Support
5 4 (8.33%) 1st Line Support Analyst
5 4 (8.33%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 4 (8.33%) Support Analyst
5 4 (8.33%) Systems Engineer
6 2 (4.17%) IT Analyst
6 2 (4.17%) IT Manager
6 2 (4.17%) Microsoft Engineer
6 2 (4.17%) Senior VMware Engineer
6 2 (4.17%) Support Engineer
6 2 (4.17%) Switch Engineer
6 2 (4.17%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.17%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 21 (43.75%) Data Centre
2 5 (10.42%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 14 (29.17%) Windows
2 6 (12.50%) Windows 7
3 5 (10.42%) Windows Server
4 3 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (2.08%) Android
5 1 (2.08%) Apple iOS
5 1 (2.08%) Windows 10
5 1 (2.08%) Windows 8
5 1 (2.08%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (2.08%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (33.33%) Presales
2 11 (22.92%) Project Management
3 10 (20.83%) Load Balancing
4 7 (14.58%) ITIL
5 2 (4.17%) Change Management
5 2 (4.17%) CRM
5 2 (4.17%) Network Management
5 2 (4.17%) Server Virtualisation
6 1 (2.08%) High Availability
6 1 (2.08%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.25%) SQL
2 2 (4.17%) C#
2 2 (4.17%) VB
Qualifications
1 33 (68.75%) Cisco Certification
2 30 (62.50%) CCNP
3 21 (43.75%) CCNA
4 9 (18.75%) CCIE
5 2 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (2.08%) CCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (14.58%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (22.92%) Active Directory
2 5 (10.42%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (4.17%) SCOrch
2 1 (2.08%) Backup Exec
2 1 (2.08%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (2.08%) SCCM
Vendors
1 33 (68.75%) Cisco
2 16 (33.33%) Juniper
3 13 (27.08%) Microsoft
4 10 (20.83%) F5
5 5 (10.42%) VMware
6 3 (6.25%) Veeam
7 2 (4.17%) CA
8 1 (2.08%) Riverbed
8 1 (2.08%) Symantec
Bromsgrove, Worcestershire
Computer People
Salary: £35000.00 - £38000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Worcestershire
Salt
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Evesham, Worcestershire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago