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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 55 61 44
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -17
Permanent jobs citing WAN 5 7 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York 1.37% 1.46% 3.76%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.82% 7.37% 17.98%
Number of salaries quoted 5 3 3
Average salary £35,000 £26,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+32.07% -31.16%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -
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
39 95 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York 10.71% 19.79% 20.94%
Number of salaries quoted 33 59 34
Average salary £40,000 £47,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% +26.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £40,000 £22,850
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
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
Salary Histogram in York

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WAN across the York region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

WAN Salary Histogram in York

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in York

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 6 (85.71%) Cisco
2 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 4 (57.14%) LAN
2 4 (57.14%) CheckPoint
2 4 (57.14%) MPLS
2 4 (57.14%) Firewall
3 3 (42.86%) Websense
3 3 (42.86%) Red Hat
3 3 (42.86%) Internet
3 3 (42.86%) IPsec
3 3 (42.86%) Intrusion Detection
3 3 (42.86%) VoIP
3 3 (42.86%) Apache
3 3 (42.86%) MS Excel
3 3 (42.86%) Client/Server
3 3 (42.86%) IIS
3 3 (42.86%) UNIX
3 3 (42.86%) Solaris
3 3 (42.86%) Linux
3 3 (42.86%) DNS
3 3 (42.86%) SSL
3 3 (42.86%) TCP/IP
3 3 (42.86%) IPv6
3 3 (42.86%) Citrix
3 3 (42.86%) Load Balancing
3 3 (42.86%) Network Security
3 3 (42.86%) Technical Architecture
3 3 (42.86%) Capacity Planning
3 3 (42.86%) NetScaler
3 3 (42.86%) Network Monitoring

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in York by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 3 (42.86%) Apache
1 3 (42.86%) IIS
2 2 (28.57%) MS Exchange
3 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 3 (42.86%) MS Excel
2 1 (14.29%) MS Visio
2 1 (14.29%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) LAN
1 4 (57.14%) MPLS
1 4 (57.14%) Firewall
2 3 (42.86%) Internet
2 3 (42.86%) IPsec
2 3 (42.86%) Intrusion Detection
2 3 (42.86%) VoIP
2 3 (42.86%) DNS
2 3 (42.86%) SSL
2 3 (42.86%) TCP/IP
2 3 (42.86%) IPv6
2 3 (42.86%) Network Security
2 3 (42.86%) NetScaler
3 2 (28.57%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (28.57%) VPN
3 2 (28.57%) SNMP
3 2 (28.57%) DHCP
3 2 (28.57%) IP Telephony
3 2 (28.57%) Wireless
3 2 (28.57%) OSPF
General
1 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Analyst
1 3 (42.86%) Network Analyst
1 3 (42.86%) Security Analyst
1 3 (42.86%) Network Security Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Administrator
2 2 (28.57%) Network Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Network Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Network Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Network Support
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Client/Server
2 1 (14.29%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) UNIX
1 3 (42.86%) Solaris
1 3 (42.86%) Linux
2 2 (28.57%) Windows
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Load Balancing
1 3 (42.86%) Technical Architecture
1 3 (42.86%) Capacity Planning
1 3 (42.86%) Network Monitoring
2 2 (28.57%) Kalman Filter
2 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Management
2 2 (28.57%) Penetration Testing
2 2 (28.57%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 1 (14.29%) Validation
3 1 (14.29%) ITIL
3 1 (14.29%) ITIL V3
3 1 (14.29%) SIEM
3 1 (14.29%) Performance Monitoring
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
1 2 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (28.57%) CCIE
1 2 (28.57%) Check Point Certification
2 1 (14.29%) MCSE
2 1 (14.29%) MCSA
2 1 (14.29%) CCNP
2 1 (14.29%) CCNA
2 1 (14.29%) CCDA
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (14.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
2 1 (14.29%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) OpenView
2 1 (14.29%) SCOM
2 1 (14.29%) SolarWinds Orion
2 1 (14.29%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Cisco
2 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 4 (57.14%) CheckPoint
3 3 (42.86%) Websense
3 3 (42.86%) Red Hat
3 3 (42.86%) Citrix
4 2 (28.57%) Verint
4 2 (28.57%) SolarWinds
4 2 (28.57%) HP
4 2 (28.57%) Fortinet
5 1 (14.29%) Avaya
5 1 (14.29%) Juniper
5 1 (14.29%) Nokia
5 1 (14.29%) VMware
5 1 (14.29%) Brocade
5 1 (14.29%) Infoblox
5 1 (14.29%) F5