The table below looks at the statistics for WAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WAN over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 80 88 97
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +9
Permanent jobs citing WAN 217 202 133
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 3.17% 2.84% 2.50%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 19.78% 15.27% 13.30%
Number of salaries quoted 182 159 102
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £54,250 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
WAN
England

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

Communications & Networking Category
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1097 1323 1000
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 16.03% 18.62% 18.80%
Number of salaries quoted 908 1025 780
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

WAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

WAN Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

WAN
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

WAN Salary Trend in Yorkshire

WAN
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

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

WAN Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

WAN
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WAN within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire +1 142 £50,000 +25.00% 22
North Yorkshire +18 43 £37,500 -3.84% 5
South Yorkshire +12 24 £41,500 -2.35% 3
WAN
England

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Yorkshire 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.

1 419 (93.53%) LAN
2 246 (54.91%) Cisco
3 185 (41.29%) Windows
4 178 (39.73%) Cisco Certification
5 171 (38.17%) Microsoft
5 171 (38.17%) Firewall
6 153 (34.15%) Active Directory
7 139 (31.03%) ITIL
8 119 (26.56%) VMware
9 112 (25.00%) VPN
10 107 (23.88%) CheckPoint
11 105 (23.44%) CCNP
11 105 (23.44%) CCNA
12 97 (21.65%) MS Excel
13 94 (20.98%) TCP/IP
13 94 (20.98%) Network Security
14 90 (20.09%) MS Exchange
15 85 (18.97%) SQL Server
16 83 (18.53%) DNS
17 82 (18.30%) SAN
18 78 (17.41%) VMware Infrastructure
19 73 (16.29%) Cisco ASA
20 71 (15.85%) MPLS
21 68 (15.18%) Microsoft Certification
22 63 (14.06%) Citrix
23 60 (13.39%) Linux
24 58 (12.95%) Windows Server 2008
25 55 (12.28%) Incident Management
25 55 (12.28%) F5
26 52 (11.61%) HP

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Yorkshire 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 90 (20.09%) MS Exchange
2 35 (7.81%) Lync
3 28 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2010
4 18 (4.02%) IIS
5 16 (3.57%) SharePoint
6 13 (2.90%) Exchange Server 2007
7 11 (2.46%) Exchange Server 2013
7 11 (2.46%) Exchange Server 2003
8 8 (1.79%) Apache
9 5 (1.12%) Tomcat
10 4 (0.89%) WebSphere
10 4 (0.89%) Oracle HTTP Server
11 3 (0.67%) OpenStack
12 2 (0.45%) Confluence
12 2 (0.45%) Site Server
12 2 (0.45%) SAS
13 1 (0.22%) CMS
13 1 (0.22%) Oracle Coherence
13 1 (0.22%) nginx
Applications
1 97 (21.65%) MS Excel
2 35 (7.81%) MS Office
3 29 (6.47%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.45%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.45%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (0.45%) Oracle Applications
1 2 (0.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 2 (0.45%) Line 500
2 1 (0.22%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 8 (1.79%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (0.67%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (0.45%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 419 (93.53%) LAN
2 171 (38.17%) Firewall
3 112 (25.00%) VPN
4 94 (20.98%) TCP/IP
4 94 (20.98%) Network Security
5 83 (18.53%) DNS
6 82 (18.30%) SAN
7 73 (16.29%) Cisco ASA
8 71 (15.85%) MPLS
9 44 (9.82%) VoIP
9 44 (9.82%) Unified Communications
10 42 (9.38%) NAS
10 42 (9.38%) BGP
11 40 (8.93%) Wireless
12 36 (8.04%) OSPF
13 35 (7.81%) DHCP
14 34 (7.59%) Internet
15 28 (6.25%) Cisco PIX
16 23 (5.13%) Wireless Security
16 23 (5.13%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 85 (18.97%) SQL Server
2 13 (2.90%) MySQL
3 9 (2.01%) Apache Cassandra
3 9 (2.01%) NoSQL
3 9 (2.01%) Riak
4 5 (1.12%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (1.12%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (0.89%) Oracle OLAP
5 4 (0.89%) OLTP
5 4 (0.89%) DB2
5 4 (0.89%) OLAP
6 3 (0.67%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (0.45%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (0.45%) Crystal Reports
7 2 (0.45%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (0.45%) MS Access
8 1 (0.22%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.22%) HBase
Development Applications
1 2 (0.45%) Visual Studio
1 2 (0.45%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 2 (0.45%) JIRA
General
1 36 (8.04%) Finance
2 18 (4.02%) Telecoms
3 15 (3.35%) Retail
4 8 (1.79%) Legal
4 8 (1.79%) Manufacturing
5 5 (1.12%) Local Government
6 4 (0.89%) Marketing
7 3 (0.67%) Games
8 2 (0.45%) Banking
8 2 (0.45%) Electronics
9 1 (0.22%) Law
Job Titles
1 99 (22.10%) Network Engineer
2 74 (16.52%) Analyst
3 71 (15.85%) Architect
4 37 (8.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 35 (7.81%) Senior Network Engineer
6 34 (7.59%) Support Analyst
7 33 (7.37%) Network Architect
8 26 (5.80%) Solutions Architect
9 25 (5.58%) Consultant
10 24 (5.36%) Network Consultant
11 23 (5.13%) Communications Engineer
12 22 (4.91%) Cisco Architect
12 22 (4.91%) Network Design Architect
13 20 (4.46%) 2nd Line Support
13 20 (4.46%) Infrastructure Architect
14 19 (4.24%) Infrastructure Analyst
14 19 (4.24%) Project Manager
15 18 (4.02%) Infrastructure Manager
16 17 (3.79%) Unified Communications Engineer
16 17 (3.79%) Network Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (1.56%) HTML
2 5 (1.12%) Middleware
3 3 (0.67%) COM+
3 3 (0.67%) CSS
3 3 (0.67%) .NET
4 2 (0.45%) VXML
4 2 (0.45%) RESTful
5 1 (0.22%) Ultra Messaging
5 1 (0.22%) Web Services
5 1 (0.22%) XML
5 1 (0.22%) XSLT
5 1 (0.22%) WAP
5 1 (0.22%) Rendezvous
5 1 (0.22%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 47 (10.49%) Data Centre
2 31 (6.92%) Analytical Skills
3 27 (6.03%) Video Conferencing
4 17 (3.79%) Blackberry
5 13 (2.90%) Management Information System
6 10 (2.23%) Statistics
7 8 (1.79%) Replication
7 8 (1.79%) Clustering
8 5 (1.12%) Computer Science
8 5 (1.12%) Enterprise Software
9 4 (0.89%) iPhone
9 4 (0.89%) iPad
10 3 (0.67%) Client/Server
11 2 (0.45%) DTV
11 2 (0.45%) Mainframe
11 2 (0.45%) IVR
11 2 (0.45%) Data Integration
11 2 (0.45%) CMDB
11 2 (0.45%) Private Cloud
11 2 (0.45%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 185 (41.29%) Windows
2 60 (13.39%) Linux
3 58 (12.95%) Windows Server 2008
4 51 (11.38%) Windows Server 2003
5 37 (8.26%) Windows Server 2012
6 24 (5.36%) UNIX
7 22 (4.91%) Windows 7
8 21 (4.69%) Windows 8
9 18 (4.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 17 (3.79%) Windows XP
11 10 (2.23%) Solaris
12 7 (1.56%) CentOS
13 5 (1.12%) Mac OS
13 5 (1.12%) AIX
14 4 (0.89%) Windows 2000
15 3 (0.67%) HPUX
15 3 (0.67%) Windows 2000 Server
16 2 (0.45%) Windows Vista
16 2 (0.45%) Android
17 1 (0.22%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 139 (31.03%) ITIL
2 55 (12.28%) Incident Management
3 49 (10.94%) Load Balancing
4 40 (8.93%) Project Management
5 36 (8.04%) Disaster Recovery
5 36 (8.04%) Network Design
5 36 (8.04%) Capacity Planning
6 30 (6.70%) Service Delivery
7 28 (6.25%) PRINCE2
8 27 (6.03%) E-Commerce
9 22 (4.91%) TOGAF
9 22 (4.91%) Network Architecture
10 21 (4.69%) Business Continuity
11 20 (4.46%) Root Cause Analysis
11 20 (4.46%) Mentoring
12 19 (4.24%) Agile Software Development
13 18 (4.02%) Cyber Security
14 17 (3.79%) Network Management
15 16 (3.57%) BCP
16 15 (3.35%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 49 (10.94%) SQL
2 3 (0.67%) VBA
2 3 (0.67%) PowerShell
2 3 (0.67%) C#
2 3 (0.67%) C++
2 3 (0.67%) Java
3 2 (0.45%) C
4 1 (0.22%) JavaScript
4 1 (0.22%) Bash Shell
4 1 (0.22%) Python
Qualifications
1 178 (39.73%) Cisco Certification
2 105 (23.44%) CCNA
2 105 (23.44%) CCNP
3 68 (15.18%) Microsoft Certification
4 40 (8.93%) CCSP
5 33 (7.37%) MCSE
6 28 (6.25%) ITIL Certification
7 27 (6.03%) CCSA
8 23 (5.13%) CCIE
9 22 (4.91%) HP ASE
10 20 (4.46%) MCSA
11 18 (4.02%) Degree
12 17 (3.79%) CCDP
13 16 (3.57%) CCSE
14 15 (3.35%) MCP
15 11 (2.46%) ISEB
16 10 (2.23%) CCDA
17 6 (1.34%) CCIP
18 5 (1.12%) MCITP
19 4 (0.89%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (7.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 33 (7.37%) SLA
3 14 (3.13%) PCI DSS
4 7 (1.56%) QA
System Software
1 153 (34.15%) Active Directory
2 78 (17.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 30 (6.70%) vSphere
4 20 (4.46%) Hyper-V
5 18 (4.02%) XenServer
5 18 (4.02%) VMware ESX
6 15 (3.35%) XenApp
7 13 (2.90%) Oracle RAC
8 11 (2.46%) VMware ESXi
9 5 (1.12%) vCloud
9 5 (1.12%) Terminal Services
10 4 (0.89%) SRDF
10 4 (0.89%) NFS
11 3 (0.67%) KVM
11 3 (0.67%) Xen
12 1 (0.22%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 1 (0.22%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 1 (0.22%) ISA Server
12 1 (0.22%) Microsoft App-V
12 1 (0.22%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 13 (2.90%) FortiGate
2 8 (1.79%) Backup Exec
3 7 (1.56%) WSUS
3 7 (1.56%) SCOM
4 5 (1.12%) SCCM
5 4 (0.89%) Cisco UCCX
6 3 (0.67%) Cisco CUCM
6 3 (0.67%) SolarWinds Orion
6 3 (0.67%) OpenView
7 2 (0.45%) Cacti
7 2 (0.45%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 2 (0.45%) CA Spectrum
7 2 (0.45%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 2 (0.45%) SCOrch
8 1 (0.22%) AirWatch
8 1 (0.22%) SCDPM
8 1 (0.22%) Cisco UCCE
8 1 (0.22%) Nagios
8 1 (0.22%) Norton AntiVirus
8 1 (0.22%) Foglight
Vendors
1 246 (54.91%) Cisco
2 171 (38.17%) Microsoft
3 119 (26.56%) VMware
4 107 (23.88%) CheckPoint
5 63 (14.06%) Citrix
6 55 (12.28%) F5
7 52 (11.61%) HP
8 37 (8.26%) Juniper
9 31 (6.92%) NetApp
10 27 (6.03%) Oracle
11 26 (5.80%) Red Hat
12 22 (4.91%) Huawei
13 19 (4.24%) IBM
14 18 (4.02%) EMC
15 14 (3.13%) Brocade
16 12 (2.68%) Blue Coat
17 11 (2.46%) WatchGuard
18 10 (2.23%) Infoblox
19 9 (2.01%) Tandberg
20 8 (1.79%) ArcSight
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