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 16 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Wide Area Network (WAN)
England / Yorkshire
Rank 74 114 106
Rank change year-on-year
+40 -8
Permanent jobs citing WAN 176 137 186
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 3.44% 2.32% 2.74%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 23.31% 15.12% 15.88%
Number of salaries quoted 146 116 163
Median salary £35,000 £38,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.67% -3.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £27,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%

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
755 906 1171
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 14.77% 15.36% 17.24%
Number of salaries quoted 627 730 931
Median salary £37,500 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.63% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £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 16 January 2017.

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 16 January 2017. 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 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 +45 107 £37,500 - 11
North Yorkshire +13 41 £35,000 -6.66% 1
South Yorkshire +10 18 £40,000 -7.24% 4
East Yorkshire +3 9 £25,000 -31.03% 1
WAN
England

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, 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.

1 336 (95.18%) LAN
2 185 (52.41%) Windows
3 162 (45.89%) Windows Server
4 152 (43.06%) Microsoft
5 147 (41.64%) Cisco
6 134 (37.96%) Active Directory
7 128 (36.26%) VMware
8 115 (32.58%) Firewall
9 108 (30.59%) Data Centre
10 94 (26.63%) Windows Server 2008
11 90 (25.50%) Windows Server 2012
12 87 (24.65%) SAN
13 83 (23.51%) VMware Infrastructure
14 82 (23.23%) Cisco Certification
15 73 (20.68%) MS Exchange
16 70 (19.83%) ITIL
17 66 (18.70%) SQL Server
18 65 (18.41%) Telecoms
19 63 (17.85%) Citrix
20 58 (16.43%) Microsoft Certification
21 56 (15.86%) VPN
21 56 (15.86%) Unified Communications
22 54 (15.30%) CCNP
23 53 (15.01%) Project Management
24 48 (13.60%) DHCP
24 48 (13.60%) MS Excel
25 47 (13.31%) DNS
26 46 (13.03%) Linux
26 46 (13.03%) Disaster Recovery
26 46 (13.03%) Hyper-V

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 73 (20.68%) MS Exchange
2 27 (7.65%) Exchange Server 2010
3 19 (5.38%) SharePoint
4 18 (5.10%) IIS
5 10 (2.83%) Exchange Server 2013
6 4 (1.13%) CloudStack
6 4 (1.13%) Exchange Server 2007
6 4 (1.13%) OpenStack
6 4 (1.13%) Skype for Business
7 1 (0.28%) Confluence
7 1 (0.28%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (0.28%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.28%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 48 (13.60%) MS Excel
2 20 (5.67%) MS Office
3 1 (0.28%) Acrobat
3 1 (0.28%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 14 (3.97%) Office 365
2 8 (2.27%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (1.13%) IaaS
4 3 (0.85%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (0.85%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (0.28%) Mimecast
5 1 (0.28%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 336 (95.18%) LAN
2 115 (32.58%) Firewall
3 87 (24.65%) SAN
4 56 (15.86%) Unified Communications
4 56 (15.86%) VPN
5 48 (13.60%) DHCP
6 47 (13.31%) DNS
7 45 (12.75%) TCP/IP
8 32 (9.07%) Wireless
9 27 (7.65%) MPLS
9 27 (7.65%) VoIP
10 21 (5.95%) Wi-Fi
11 18 (5.10%) Network Security
12 16 (4.53%) Cisco IOS
12 16 (4.53%) NAS
13 14 (3.97%) Cisco Nexus
14 13 (3.68%) VLAN
15 12 (3.40%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
15 12 (3.40%) Software-Defined Networking
16 11 (3.12%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 66 (18.70%) SQL Server
2 17 (4.82%) MySQL
3 10 (2.83%) SQL Server 2012
4 6 (1.70%) Crystal Reports
4 6 (1.70%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (0.28%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.28%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (0.28%) JIRA
General
1 65 (18.41%) Telecoms
2 33 (9.35%) Retail
3 22 (6.23%) Manufacturing
4 21 (5.95%) Finance
5 7 (1.98%) Electronics
6 4 (1.13%) Marketing
7 1 (0.28%) Back Office
7 1 (0.28%) Games
7 1 (0.28%) Law
7 1 (0.28%) Legal
7 1 (0.28%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 60 (17.00%) Analyst
2 49 (13.88%) Project Manager
3 48 (13.60%) Network Engineer
4 45 (12.75%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 39 (11.05%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 39 (11.05%) Infrastructure Manager
6 38 (10.76%) Infrastructure Project Manager
7 34 (9.63%) IT Manager
8 33 (9.35%) IT Engineer
9 31 (8.78%) IT Project Manager
10 30 (8.50%) Support Engineer
11 29 (8.22%) Administrator
12 28 (7.93%) Support Analyst
13 27 (7.65%) IT Infrastructure Manager
13 27 (7.65%) IT Infrastructure Project Manager
14 26 (7.37%) Systems Administrator
15 23 (6.52%) Network Analyst
15 23 (6.52%) Senior Network Engineer
16 19 (5.38%) Infrastructure Support
16 19 (5.38%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (1.70%) EDI
2 4 (1.13%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 108 (30.59%) Data Centre
2 14 (3.97%) Driving Licence
3 12 (3.40%) Fintech
4 10 (2.83%) Clustering
5 9 (2.55%) HP Storage
6 8 (2.27%) Video Conferencing
7 6 (1.70%) Mobile App
8 5 (1.42%) Blackberry
8 5 (1.42%) NHS
9 4 (1.13%) BYOD
10 3 (0.85%) Analytical Skills
11 2 (0.57%) CCTV
11 2 (0.57%) Fat Client
11 2 (0.57%) Management Information System
11 2 (0.57%) Thin Client
12 1 (0.28%) Client/Server
12 1 (0.28%) Computer Science
12 1 (0.28%) EMC VNX
12 1 (0.28%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 185 (52.41%) Windows
2 162 (45.89%) Windows Server
3 94 (26.63%) Windows Server 2008
4 90 (25.50%) Windows Server 2012
5 46 (13.03%) Linux
6 36 (10.20%) Windows 7
7 25 (7.08%) Windows Server 2003
8 22 (6.23%) Unix
9 10 (2.83%) HPUX
9 10 (2.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 7 (1.98%) Windows 10
11 6 (1.70%) Windows Phone
12 5 (1.42%) Android
12 5 (1.42%) Solaris
13 4 (1.13%) AIX
13 4 (1.13%) Debian
13 4 (1.13%) Ubuntu
13 4 (1.13%) Windows 8
13 4 (1.13%) Windows Vista
14 2 (0.57%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (19.83%) ITIL
2 53 (15.01%) Project Management
3 46 (13.03%) Disaster Recovery
4 43 (12.18%) PRINCE2
5 33 (9.35%) Application Rationalisation
5 33 (9.35%) Data Management
6 28 (7.93%) Agile Software Development
7 18 (5.10%) Service Management
8 17 (4.82%) High Availability
8 17 (4.82%) Network Management
8 17 (4.82%) Validation
9 16 (4.53%) Translating Business Requirements
10 15 (4.25%) Capacity Management
10 15 (4.25%) Capacity Planning
10 15 (4.25%) Enterprise Architecture
10 15 (4.25%) ITIL V3
11 13 (3.68%) Change Control
11 13 (3.68%) TOGAF
11 13 (3.68%) Zachman Framework
12 12 (3.40%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 38 (10.76%) SQL
2 11 (3.12%) PowerShell
2 11 (3.12%) Python
3 10 (2.83%) Bash Shell
3 10 (2.83%) Ruby
4 1 (0.28%) C#
4 1 (0.28%) Perl
4 1 (0.28%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 82 (23.23%) Cisco Certification
2 58 (16.43%) Microsoft Certification
3 54 (15.30%) CCNP
4 39 (11.05%) CCNA
5 38 (10.76%) MCSE
6 34 (9.63%) MCSA
7 18 (5.10%) MCP
8 12 (3.40%) Citrix Certification
8 12 (3.40%) Degree
9 11 (3.12%) CCIE
10 8 (2.27%) CCEA
11 5 (1.42%) CCNP Voice
12 4 (1.13%) CCA
12 4 (1.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 3 (0.85%) CCSA
13 3 (0.85%) CCSE
14 2 (0.57%) ITIL Certification
15 1 (0.28%) CCVP
15 1 (0.28%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 1 (0.28%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (6.52%) SLA
2 3 (0.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.57%) QA
System Software
1 134 (37.96%) Active Directory
2 83 (23.51%) VMware Infrastructure
3 46 (13.03%) Hyper-V
4 23 (6.52%) XenDesktop
5 19 (5.38%) Terminal Services
6 17 (4.82%) vSphere
7 14 (3.97%) KVM
7 14 (3.97%) Xen
7 14 (3.97%) XenApp
8 13 (3.68%) VMware ESX
9 12 (3.40%) OpenSIPS
9 12 (3.40%) VMware ESXi
10 6 (1.70%) XenServer
11 5 (1.42%) Virtual Servers
12 3 (0.85%) Virtual Machines
13 1 (0.28%) Oracle RAC
13 1 (0.28%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 28 (7.93%) SCOM
2 26 (7.37%) SCCM
3 12 (3.40%) vMotion
4 10 (2.83%) Cobbler
4 10 (2.83%) Opscode Chef
4 10 (2.83%) Puppet
4 10 (2.83%) Tivoli
5 9 (2.55%) WSUS
6 7 (1.98%) Cisco CUCM
7 6 (1.70%) NetBackup
7 6 (1.70%) SCVMM
8 4 (1.13%) Failover Clustering
8 4 (1.13%) Microsoft Clustering
8 4 (1.13%) ZABBIX
9 3 (0.85%) FortiGate
10 2 (0.57%) Backup Exec
10 2 (0.57%) Cisco UCCX
10 2 (0.57%) Norton AntiVirus
10 2 (0.57%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
11 1 (0.28%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 152 (43.06%) Microsoft
2 147 (41.64%) Cisco
3 128 (36.26%) VMware
4 63 (17.85%) Citrix
5 39 (11.05%) HP
6 35 (9.92%) F5
7 28 (7.93%) Juniper
8 21 (5.95%) Oracle
9 20 (5.67%) Avaya
10 19 (5.38%) NetApp
11 16 (4.53%) CheckPoint
12 13 (3.68%) Veeam
13 12 (3.40%) Red Hat
14 11 (3.12%) EMC
15 7 (1.98%) Dell
15 7 (1.98%) SonicWALL
16 6 (1.70%) Salesforce.com
17 5 (1.42%) LANDesk
17 5 (1.42%) Red Box
18 4 (1.13%) Symantec
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