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 28 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 15 39 42
Rank change year-on-year
+24 +3
Permanent jobs citing WAN 21 8 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 10.82% 3.46% 3.78%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 47.73% 15.38% 15.79%
Number of salaries quoted 19 7 8
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £18,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +108.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,900 £30,000 £17,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £38,500 £22,350
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
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
44 52 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 22.68% 22.51% 23.95%
Number of salaries quoted 40 47 51
Median salary £40,000 £36,097 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.81% +20.32%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £20,000 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £35,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 28 September 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 28 September 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 12 £42,500 +13.33% 1
Bromsgrove - 5 £37,500 -
Kidderminster - 3 £40,000 -
Evesham - 1 £37,500 -
WAN
West Midlands

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 36 (83.72%) LAN
2 35 (81.40%) Cisco
3 28 (65.12%) Cisco Certification
4 25 (58.14%) CCNP
4 25 (58.14%) VPN
4 25 (58.14%) Firewall
5 21 (48.84%) VoIP
6 17 (39.53%) Data Centre
7 16 (37.21%) Project Management
8 14 (32.56%) Windows
9 13 (30.23%) Microsoft
9 13 (30.23%) CCIE
9 13 (30.23%) CCNA
9 13 (30.23%) Load Balancing
9 13 (30.23%) F5
10 12 (27.91%) TCP/IP
11 11 (25.58%) Wireless
12 8 (18.60%) MPLS
12 8 (18.60%) DNS
12 8 (18.60%) SSL
12 8 (18.60%) DHCP
12 8 (18.60%) ADSL
12 8 (18.60%) Presales
12 8 (18.60%) Cisco ASA
12 8 (18.60%) Spanning Tree
13 7 (16.28%) Cisco Wireless
13 7 (16.28%) MS Visio
13 7 (16.28%) Ethernet
13 7 (16.28%) ITIL
14 6 (13.95%) 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 (6.98%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (16.28%) MS Visio
2 6 (13.95%) MS Excel
3 5 (11.63%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.30%) Office 365
2 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 36 (83.72%) LAN
2 25 (58.14%) Firewall
2 25 (58.14%) VPN
3 21 (48.84%) VoIP
4 12 (27.91%) TCP/IP
5 11 (25.58%) Wireless
6 8 (18.60%) ADSL
6 8 (18.60%) Cisco ASA
6 8 (18.60%) DHCP
6 8 (18.60%) DNS
6 8 (18.60%) MPLS
6 8 (18.60%) Spanning Tree
6 8 (18.60%) SSL
7 7 (16.28%) Cisco Wireless
7 7 (16.28%) Ethernet
8 5 (11.63%) Cisco Nexus
8 5 (11.63%) DMVPN
8 5 (11.63%) FCoE
8 5 (11.63%) Fibre Channel
8 5 (11.63%) Multicast
General
1 4 (9.30%) Legal
2 3 (6.98%) Manufacturing
2 3 (6.98%) Retail
3 1 (2.33%) Advertising
3 1 (2.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 17 (39.53%) Network Engineer
2 15 (34.88%) Senior Network Engineer
3 6 (13.95%) Systems Engineer
4 5 (11.63%) 1st Line Support
4 5 (11.63%) Administrator
4 5 (11.63%) Cisco Consultant
4 5 (11.63%) Cisco Network Consultant
4 5 (11.63%) Consultant
4 5 (11.63%) Network Administrator
4 5 (11.63%) Network Consultant
4 5 (11.63%) Senior Network Administrator
4 5 (11.63%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 4 (9.30%) 1st Line Support Analyst
5 4 (9.30%) Analyst
5 4 (9.30%) IT Engineer
5 4 (9.30%) Support Analyst
6 3 (6.98%) IT Manager
6 3 (6.98%) IT Services Manager
6 3 (6.98%) IT Support
6 3 (6.98%) Service Manager
Miscellaneous
1 17 (39.53%) Data Centre
2 6 (13.95%) Driving Licence
3 4 (9.30%) FMCG
4 3 (6.98%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.33%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 14 (32.56%) Windows
2 6 (13.95%) Windows Server
3 5 (11.63%) Windows 7
3 5 (11.63%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (11.63%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (37.21%) Project Management
2 13 (30.23%) Load Balancing
3 8 (18.60%) Presales
4 7 (16.28%) ITIL
5 5 (11.63%) High Availability
6 4 (9.30%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (9.30%) Server Virtualisation
7 3 (6.98%) Business Continuity
7 3 (6.98%) Data Security
7 3 (6.98%) ERP
7 3 (6.98%) PRINCE2
7 3 (6.98%) Resource Management
7 3 (6.98%) Risk Management
7 3 (6.98%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (2.33%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.98%) SQL
Qualifications
1 28 (65.12%) Cisco Certification
2 25 (58.14%) CCNP
3 13 (30.23%) CCIE
3 13 (30.23%) CCNA
4 3 (6.98%) Degree
4 3 (6.98%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (6.98%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (2.33%) HND
5 1 (2.33%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.30%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (11.63%) Active Directory
2 3 (6.98%) Hyper-V
3 2 (4.65%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (6.98%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 35 (81.40%) Cisco
2 13 (30.23%) F5
2 13 (30.23%) Microsoft
3 6 (13.95%) HP
4 5 (11.63%) Juniper
4 5 (11.63%) Riverbed
5 3 (6.98%) 3PAR
5 3 (6.98%) Draytek
5 3 (6.98%) Fortinet
5 3 (6.98%) Huawei
5 3 (6.98%) Meraki
5 3 (6.98%) NETGEAR
5 3 (6.98%) SAP
6 2 (4.65%) VMware
Worcester, Worcestershire
Spring Technology
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
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