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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 47 59 55
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -4
Permanent jobs citing WAN 7 3 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York 1.91% 0.71% 3.49%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.21% 2.88% 13.19%
Number of salaries quoted 7 2 11
Average salary £24,000 £31,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.80% -16.00%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+10.38% +1.31%
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
53 104 144
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York 14.48% 24.59% 26.42%
Number of salaries quoted 44 87 55
Average salary £24,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-52.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £37,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
Top 23 Related IT Skills in York

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 12 (100.00%) LAN
2 8 (66.67%) VPN
2 8 (66.67%) VLAN
3 7 (58.33%) SecurID
3 7 (58.33%) SSL
3 7 (58.33%) Juniper
3 7 (58.33%) CheckPoint
3 7 (58.33%) Kerberos
3 7 (58.33%) Firewall
3 7 (58.33%) IPsec
3 7 (58.33%) LDAP
4 4 (33.33%) SQL
4 4 (33.33%) IIS
4 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 2 (16.67%) Palo Alto
5 2 (16.67%) Network Design
5 2 (16.67%) Wireshark
5 2 (16.67%) NetScreen
6 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
6 1 (8.33%) VMware
6 1 (8.33%) MPLS
6 1 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (8.33%) Mitel

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in York by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 4 (33.33%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (100.00%) LAN
2 8 (66.67%) VLAN
2 8 (66.67%) VPN
3 7 (58.33%) Firewall
3 7 (58.33%) IPsec
3 7 (58.33%) Kerberos
3 7 (58.33%) LDAP
3 7 (58.33%) SSL
4 2 (16.67%) NetScreen
4 2 (16.67%) Wireshark
5 1 (8.33%) MPLS
General
1 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Administrator
1 7 (58.33%) IT Administrator
1 7 (58.33%) IT Security Administrator
1 7 (58.33%) Security Administrator
2 4 (33.33%) IT Trainer
2 4 (33.33%) SQL Trainer
2 4 (33.33%) Trainer
3 3 (25.00%) Firewall Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) Telecoms Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (58.33%) SecurID
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (16.67%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 4 (33.33%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 7 (58.33%) CheckPoint
1 7 (58.33%) Juniper
2 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (16.67%) Palo Alto
4 1 (8.33%) Mitel
4 1 (8.33%) VMware