The table below looks at the statistics for WAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the York region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WAN over the 3 months to 29 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 46 54 60
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +6
Permanent jobs citing WAN 2 6 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York 0.63% 1.92% 0.63%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.92% 19.35% 2.50%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 2
Median salary £26,000 £52,500 £27,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-50.47% +94.44%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%
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
51 31 120
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York 16.14% 9.94% 25.21%
Number of salaries quoted 42 22 96
Median salary £27,500 £36,250 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-24.13% -9.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,050 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £50,000 £45,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

WAN
Jobs Demand Trend in York

The demand trend of job ads across the York region citing WAN as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 30 Related IT Skills in York

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 York region with a requirement for WAN.

1 15 (75.00%) LAN
1 15 (75.00%) Firewall
2 10 (50.00%) VPN
2 10 (50.00%) CheckPoint
3 9 (45.00%) Cisco
3 9 (45.00%) Finance
4 8 (40.00%) VoIP
4 8 (40.00%) Network Security
5 7 (35.00%) RSA SecurID
5 7 (35.00%) Cisco Certification
5 7 (35.00%) IPsec
6 6 (30.00%) Risk Management
6 6 (30.00%) Information Security
6 6 (30.00%) CCNP
6 6 (30.00%) CCNA
6 6 (30.00%) Linux
6 6 (30.00%) Unix
7 5 (25.00%) Internet
7 5 (25.00%) Management Information System
7 5 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
8 4 (20.00%) Network Monitoring
8 4 (20.00%) SolarWinds
8 4 (20.00%) Wireshark
8 4 (20.00%) PCI DSS
8 4 (20.00%) VLAN
8 4 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 4 (20.00%) Palo Alto
8 4 (20.00%) Two-Factor Authentication
8 4 (20.00%) Multi-Factor Authentication
8 4 (20.00%) CCSA

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in York 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 (15.00%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (5.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (75.00%) Firewall
1 15 (75.00%) LAN
2 10 (50.00%) VPN
3 8 (40.00%) Network Security
3 8 (40.00%) VoIP
4 7 (35.00%) IPsec
5 5 (25.00%) Internet
6 4 (20.00%) Kerberos
6 4 (20.00%) LDAP
6 4 (20.00%) MPLS
6 4 (20.00%) NetScreen
6 4 (20.00%) SNMP
6 4 (20.00%) SSL
6 4 (20.00%) VLAN
6 4 (20.00%) Wireshark
7 3 (15.00%) Avaya Modular Messaging
7 3 (15.00%) CTI
7 3 (15.00%) Intrusion Detection
7 3 (15.00%) TCP/IP
7 3 (15.00%) Wireless
General
1 9 (45.00%) Finance
2 3 (15.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (50.00%) Analyst
2 7 (35.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 5 (25.00%) Network Analyst
3 5 (25.00%) Network Security Analyst
3 5 (25.00%) Security Analyst
4 4 (20.00%) Administrator
4 4 (20.00%) IT Administrator
4 4 (20.00%) IT Security Administrator
4 4 (20.00%) Security Administrator
5 3 (15.00%) Communications Analyst
5 3 (15.00%) Telephony Analyst
6 2 (10.00%) Infrastructure Manager
6 2 (10.00%) Network Infrastructure Analyst
7 1 (5.00%) Cisco Consultant
7 1 (5.00%) IT Security Specialist
7 1 (5.00%) Network Infrastructure Specialist
7 1 (5.00%) Network Security Specialist
7 1 (5.00%) Network Specialist
7 1 (5.00%) Network Support
7 1 (5.00%) Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.00%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 7 (35.00%) RSA SecurID
2 5 (25.00%) Management Information System
3 3 (15.00%) IVR
4 2 (10.00%) Client/Server
5 1 (5.00%) CCTV
5 1 (5.00%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 6 (30.00%) Linux
1 6 (30.00%) Unix
2 3 (15.00%) Solaris
3 2 (10.00%) Windows
4 1 (5.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (30.00%) Information Security
1 6 (30.00%) Risk Management
2 5 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 4 (20.00%) ITIL
3 4 (20.00%) Multi-Factor Authentication
3 4 (20.00%) Network Design
3 4 (20.00%) Network Monitoring
3 4 (20.00%) Two-Factor Authentication
4 3 (15.00%) Penetration Testing
4 3 (15.00%) Telemarketing
4 3 (15.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 2 (10.00%) Incident Management
5 2 (10.00%) Infrastructure Management
5 2 (10.00%) ITIL V3
6 1 (5.00%) Business Transformation
6 1 (5.00%) PRINCE2
6 1 (5.00%) Service Delivery
6 1 (5.00%) Technical Analysis
6 1 (5.00%) Virtual Infrastructure
Qualifications
1 7 (35.00%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (30.00%) CCNA
2 6 (30.00%) CCNP
3 4 (20.00%) CCSA
4 1 (5.00%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (20.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (15.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.00%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (15.00%) Nessus
Vendors
1 10 (50.00%) CheckPoint
2 9 (45.00%) Cisco
3 4 (20.00%) Juniper
3 4 (20.00%) Palo Alto
3 4 (20.00%) SolarWinds
4 3 (15.00%) Avaya
4 3 (15.00%) Forcepoint
4 3 (15.00%) Fortinet
4 3 (15.00%) Red Hat
4 3 (15.00%) Verint
5 2 (10.00%) HP
5 2 (10.00%) VMware
6 1 (5.00%) BT
6 1 (5.00%) Citrix
6 1 (5.00%) Meraki
6 1 (5.00%) Microsoft
6 1 (5.00%) NetApp
6 1 (5.00%) Ruckus Wireless
6 1 (5.00%) SonicWALL