The table below looks at the statistics for WAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the York region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WAN over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 54 42 33
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -9
Permanent jobs citing WAN 6 26 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York 1.23% 5.69% 5.84%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.22% 25.49% 28.74%
Number of salaries quoted 5 22 15
Average salary £30,500 £45,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-32.22% +42.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £41,600 £28,200
10% offered a salary of more than £31,700 £45,000 £32,800
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +1.33%
WAN
North Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the York region.

Communications & Networking Category
York
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
115 102 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York 23.57% 22.32% 20.33%
Number of salaries quoted 87 50 51
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,200 £37,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £45,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

WAN
Jobs Demand Trend in York

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WAN across the York region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

WAN Jobs Demand Trend in York

WAN
Salary Trend in York

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WAN across the York region.

WAN Salary Trend in York

WAN
Salary Histogram in York

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WAN across the York region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

WAN Salary Histogram in York

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in York

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the York region citing WAN also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited WAN.

1 8 (88.89%) LAN
2 7 (77.78%) Windows
3 6 (66.67%) VMware
3 6 (66.67%) Active Directory
4 5 (55.56%) MS Exchange
4 5 (55.56%) MS Excel
4 5 (55.56%) Cisco
4 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
4 5 (55.56%) DHCP
4 5 (55.56%) DNS
5 4 (44.44%) Exchange Server 2007
6 3 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2003
6 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (33.33%) TCP/IP
6 3 (33.33%) VPN
6 3 (33.33%) Firewall
6 3 (33.33%) NetApp
6 3 (33.33%) ITIL
6 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (22.22%) MS Office
7 2 (22.22%) Verint
7 2 (22.22%) IP Telephony
7 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
7 2 (22.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 2 (22.22%) VMware ESX
7 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
7 2 (22.22%) Telecoms
7 2 (22.22%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (22.22%) FMCG

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in York by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the York region citing WAN also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited WAN. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (55.56%) MS Exchange
2 4 (44.44%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 5 (55.56%) MS Excel
2 2 (22.22%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 8 (88.89%) LAN
2 5 (55.56%) DHCP
2 5 (55.56%) DNS
3 3 (33.33%) Firewall
3 3 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 3 (33.33%) VPN
4 2 (22.22%) IP Telephony
5 1 (11.11%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (22.22%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (22.22%) Analyst
1 2 (22.22%) Network Engineer
1 2 (22.22%) Systems Engineer
1 2 (22.22%) Support Analyst
1 2 (22.22%) Technical Support
1 2 (22.22%) Senior Systems Engineer
1 2 (22.22%) 3rd Line Support
1 2 (22.22%) Administrator
1 2 (22.22%) Technical Support Analyst
1 2 (22.22%) Technical Analyst
1 2 (22.22%) Network Support
1 2 (22.22%) Network Administrator
1 2 (22.22%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
1 2 (22.22%) 3rd Line Technical Support
2 1 (11.11%) IT Support
2 1 (11.11%) IT Support Technician
2 1 (11.11%) Technical Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Senior Support Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Senior Network Support
2 1 (11.11%) Senior Network Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) FMCG
2 1 (11.11%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 7 (77.78%) Windows
2 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (11.11%) Windows 7
3 1 (11.11%) Windows 8
3 1 (11.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (11.11%) ITIL V3
2 1 (11.11%) Kalman Filter
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
2 1 (11.11%) MCSE
2 1 (11.11%) CCIE
2 1 (11.11%) CCNP
2 1 (11.11%) CCNA
2 1 (11.11%) CCDA
2 1 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (11.11%) MCITP
2 1 (11.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (22.22%) VMware ESX
2 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) VMware
2 5 (55.56%) Cisco
2 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
3 3 (33.33%) NetApp
4 2 (22.22%) Verint
5 1 (11.11%) HP
5 1 (11.11%) Avaya
5 1 (11.11%) Hitachi