The table below looks at the statistics for WAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WAN over the 3 months to 31 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 118 72 104
Rank change year-on-year
-46 +32
Permanent jobs citing WAN 129 242 190
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 2.23% 3.65% 2.62%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.44% 22.35% 14.24%
Number of salaries quoted 114 202 150
Median salary £39,000 £42,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% +10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £61,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,500 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-4.70% +13.33%
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
960 1083 1334
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 16.60% 16.32% 18.39%
Number of salaries quoted 762 866 1039
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

WAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Yorkshire region citing WAN as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 31 May 2016.

WAN Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

WAN
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WAN within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 31 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire -46 88 £37,500 -23.46% 18
North Yorkshire -8 27 £35,000 -9.67% 4
South Yorkshire +1 14 £40,500 -2.40% 2
East Yorkshire 0 4 £40,500 +47.27% 1
WAN
England

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 31 May 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for WAN.

1 212 (86.53%) LAN
2 125 (51.02%) Firewall
3 121 (49.39%) Cisco
4 88 (35.92%) VPN
5 87 (35.51%) Windows
6 79 (32.24%) Cisco Certification
7 72 (29.39%) VMware
8 64 (26.12%) ITIL
9 63 (25.71%) Active Directory
9 63 (25.71%) Windows Server
10 62 (25.31%) CCNA
11 59 (24.08%) CheckPoint
12 57 (23.27%) Microsoft
13 55 (22.45%) CCNP
14 53 (21.63%) Finance
15 47 (19.18%) Citrix
16 44 (17.96%) TCP/IP
16 44 (17.96%) Linux
16 44 (17.96%) VMware Infrastructure
17 41 (16.73%) DNS
17 41 (16.73%) MPLS
18 37 (15.10%) MS Exchange
18 37 (15.10%) Windows Server 2008
19 36 (14.69%) Cisco ASA
20 35 (14.29%) SQL Server
21 34 (13.88%) Wireless
21 34 (13.88%) IPsec
21 34 (13.88%) Network Security
22 31 (12.65%) BGP
22 31 (12.65%) SAN

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire 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 37 (15.10%) MS Exchange
2 12 (4.90%) Skype for Business
3 7 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (2.86%) IIS
4 5 (2.04%) Apache
4 5 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2003
4 5 (2.04%) SharePoint
5 4 (1.63%) CMS
5 4 (1.63%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (1.22%) Confluence
7 2 (0.82%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (0.82%) IBM Notes
7 2 (0.82%) PrestaShop
7 2 (0.82%) Quickr
7 2 (0.82%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.41%) nginx
8 1 (0.41%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.41%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 19 (7.76%) MS Office
2 13 (5.31%) MS Excel
3 4 (1.63%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (1.63%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.82%) Line 500
2 2 (0.82%) Magento
2 2 (0.82%) Sage 1000
Cloud Services
1 10 (4.08%) Office 365
2 6 (2.45%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (1.63%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.82%) IaaS
4 2 (0.82%) Mimecast
5 1 (0.41%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 212 (86.53%) LAN
2 125 (51.02%) Firewall
3 88 (35.92%) VPN
4 44 (17.96%) TCP/IP
5 41 (16.73%) DNS
5 41 (16.73%) MPLS
6 36 (14.69%) Cisco ASA
7 34 (13.88%) IPsec
7 34 (13.88%) Network Security
7 34 (13.88%) Wireless
8 31 (12.65%) BGP
8 31 (12.65%) SAN
9 27 (11.02%) Internet
9 27 (11.02%) VoIP
10 24 (9.80%) SSL
11 18 (7.35%) EIGRP
12 17 (6.94%) IP Telephony
12 17 (6.94%) VLAN
13 15 (6.12%) DHCP
13 15 (6.12%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 6 (2.45%) MySQL
2 6 (2.45%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (0.82%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (0.82%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 3 (1.22%) JIRA
2 1 (0.41%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.41%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.41%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (0.41%) Subversion
2 1 (0.41%) TeamCity
General
1 53 (21.63%) Finance
2 30 (12.24%) Telecoms
3 10 (4.08%) Marketing
4 8 (3.27%) Legal
4 8 (3.27%) Manufacturing
5 6 (2.45%) Back Office
5 6 (2.45%) Games
6 4 (1.63%) Electronics
6 4 (1.63%) Law
7 2 (0.82%) Automotive
8 1 (0.41%) Retail
Job Titles
1 69 (28.16%) Network Engineer
2 47 (19.18%) Analyst
3 41 (16.73%) Cisco Engineer
4 36 (14.69%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 29 (11.84%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 25 (10.20%) Infrastructure Manager
6 25 (10.20%) Senior Network Engineer
7 22 (8.98%) Network Analyst
8 21 (8.57%) IT Engineer
9 19 (7.76%) Administrator
10 18 (7.35%) IT Support
10 18 (7.35%) Service Manager
11 17 (6.94%) IT Manager
12 16 (6.53%) Network Security Analyst
12 16 (6.53%) Security Analyst
12 16 (6.53%) Security Engineer
13 15 (6.12%) Infrastructure Analyst
13 15 (6.12%) Network Security Engineer
14 14 (5.71%) Senior Cisco Engineer
14 14 (5.71%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (4.49%) .NET
2 6 (2.45%) XMPP
3 5 (2.04%) VXML
4 4 (1.63%) 802.1X
5 3 (1.22%) LAMP
6 1 (0.41%) CSS
6 1 (0.41%) HTML
6 1 (0.41%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 22 (8.98%) Data Centre
2 21 (8.57%) Management Information System
3 18 (7.35%) RSA SecurID
4 11 (4.49%) NHS
5 7 (2.86%) Video Conferencing
6 5 (2.04%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (2.04%) Computer Science
7 4 (1.63%) Blackberry
7 4 (1.63%) Client/Server
7 4 (1.63%) IVR
8 3 (1.22%) CCTV
8 3 (1.22%) iPad
9 2 (0.82%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 2 (0.82%) Driving Licence
9 2 (0.82%) Fat Client
9 2 (0.82%) HP Storage
9 2 (0.82%) MPEG
9 2 (0.82%) Thin Client
9 2 (0.82%) Video on Demand
10 1 (0.41%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 87 (35.51%) Windows
2 63 (25.71%) Windows Server
3 44 (17.96%) Linux
4 37 (15.10%) Windows Server 2008
5 27 (11.02%) Windows Server 2012
6 19 (7.76%) Windows 7
7 18 (7.35%) Windows Server 2003
8 16 (6.53%) Unix
9 12 (4.90%) Windows XP
10 10 (4.08%) Windows 10
11 6 (2.45%) Solaris
12 5 (2.04%) Debian
12 5 (2.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 4 (1.63%) Ubuntu
14 3 (1.22%) Oracle Linux
14 3 (1.22%) Windows 8
14 3 (1.22%) Windows Vista
15 2 (0.82%) Android
15 2 (0.82%) Apple iOS
15 2 (0.82%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (26.12%) ITIL
2 28 (11.43%) PRINCE2
3 27 (11.02%) Disaster Recovery
3 27 (11.02%) Project Management
4 23 (9.39%) High Availability
4 23 (9.39%) Incident Management
5 21 (8.57%) Network Monitoring
5 21 (8.57%) Root Cause Analysis
6 19 (7.76%) Problem Management
7 18 (7.35%) Network Design
8 17 (6.94%) Stakeholder Management
9 16 (6.53%) Change Management
9 16 (6.53%) ITIL V3
9 16 (6.53%) Load Balancing
9 16 (6.53%) Presales
10 14 (5.71%) Service Delivery
10 14 (5.71%) Service Management
11 13 (5.31%) BCP
12 12 (4.90%) Business Continuity
12 12 (4.90%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (5.71%) SQL
2 5 (2.04%) C
3 4 (1.63%) Bash Shell
3 4 (1.63%) Python
4 3 (1.22%) Perl
4 3 (1.22%) PowerShell
4 3 (1.22%) Ruby
5 2 (0.82%) C++
5 2 (0.82%) PHP
5 2 (0.82%) VB
5 2 (0.82%) VBA
Qualifications
1 79 (32.24%) Cisco Certification
2 62 (25.31%) CCNA
3 55 (22.45%) CCNP
4 18 (7.35%) CCSA
5 17 (6.94%) Microsoft Certification
6 12 (4.90%) CCSE
7 11 (4.49%) CCIE
7 11 (4.49%) MCSA
8 9 (3.67%) CCSP
8 9 (3.67%) MCSE
9 7 (2.86%) CCDA
9 7 (2.86%) ITIL Certification
10 6 (2.45%) CISSP
11 5 (2.04%) Degree
12 4 (1.63%) CCIP
13 3 (1.22%) Check Point Certification
13 3 (1.22%) Citrix Certification
13 3 (1.22%) ISEB
13 3 (1.22%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 3 (1.22%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (8.16%) SLA
2 11 (4.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (2.86%) PCI DSS
4 3 (1.22%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.41%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 63 (25.71%) Active Directory
2 44 (17.96%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (7.35%) Hyper-V
4 17 (6.94%) vSphere
5 14 (5.71%) XenDesktop
6 11 (4.49%) vCloud
6 11 (4.49%) XenApp
7 8 (3.27%) Terminal Services
8 5 (2.04%) VMware ESXi
9 4 (1.63%) VMware Server
9 4 (1.63%) Xen
9 4 (1.63%) XenServer
10 3 (1.22%) KVM
10 3 (1.22%) Oracle RAC
10 3 (1.22%) VMware ESX
11 2 (0.82%) Postfix
11 2 (0.82%) SpamAssassin
12 1 (0.41%) qmail
12 1 (0.41%) Shibboleth
12 1 (0.41%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 10 (4.08%) Backup Exec
2 6 (2.45%) Cisco CUCM
2 6 (2.45%) Nessus
3 5 (2.04%) SolarWinds Orion
4 4 (1.63%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (1.63%) Puppet
4 4 (1.63%) XenMobile
5 3 (1.22%) Cobbler
5 3 (1.22%) SCCM
5 3 (1.22%) Tivoli
6 2 (0.82%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 2 (0.82%) SCOM
6 2 (0.82%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 1 (0.41%) FortiGate
7 1 (0.41%) Nagios
7 1 (0.41%) Pingdom
Vendors
1 121 (49.39%) Cisco
2 72 (29.39%) VMware
3 59 (24.08%) CheckPoint
4 57 (23.27%) Microsoft
5 47 (19.18%) Citrix
6 18 (7.35%) Juniper
7 16 (6.53%) NetApp
8 14 (5.71%) SolarWinds
9 13 (5.31%) HP
9 13 (5.31%) Oracle
10 12 (4.90%) Palo Alto
10 12 (4.90%) Red Hat
11 11 (4.49%) F5
12 9 (3.67%) Avaya
12 9 (3.67%) Mitel
12 9 (3.67%) Sage
13 7 (2.86%) Forcepoint
13 7 (2.86%) Symantec
14 6 (2.45%) EMC
14 6 (2.45%) Fortinet
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