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 5 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 62 107 83
Rank change year-on-year
+45 -24
Permanent jobs citing WAN 215 157 267
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 4.00% 2.53% 3.54%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 25.97% 15.36% 19.40%
Number of salaries quoted 184 137 218
Median salary £35,925 £40,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.18% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,600 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +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
828 1022 1376
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 15.40% 16.44% 18.25%
Number of salaries quoted 686 818 1048
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £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 5 December 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 5 December 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 +51 136 £37,500 -6.25% 9
North Yorkshire +20 42 £35,000 -12.50% 3
South Yorkshire +4 23 £40,000 -20.00% 5
East Yorkshire +7 11 £35,000 -6.66% 1
WAN
England

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 5 December 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.

1 366 (95.81%) LAN
2 191 (50.00%) Windows
3 163 (42.67%) Windows Server
4 153 (40.05%) Microsoft
5 146 (38.22%) Cisco
6 135 (35.34%) VMware
7 133 (34.82%) Active Directory
8 131 (34.29%) Firewall
9 106 (27.75%) Data Centre
10 103 (26.96%) Windows Server 2008
11 98 (25.65%) VMware Infrastructure
12 93 (24.35%) SAN
13 91 (23.82%) Windows Server 2012
14 77 (20.16%) Cisco Certification
14 77 (20.16%) MS Exchange
15 73 (19.11%) SQL Server
16 71 (18.59%) VPN
17 70 (18.32%) Citrix
18 67 (17.54%) ITIL
19 63 (16.49%) Unified Communications
20 59 (15.45%) Project Management
21 56 (14.66%) TCP/IP
21 56 (14.66%) Telecoms
22 55 (14.40%) Linux
23 53 (13.87%) Microsoft Certification
24 51 (13.35%) PRINCE2
25 50 (13.09%) CCNP
26 48 (12.57%) CCNA
26 48 (12.57%) Hyper-V
27 47 (12.30%) DNS

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 77 (20.16%) MS Exchange
2 28 (7.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 24 (6.28%) SharePoint
4 17 (4.45%) IIS
5 10 (2.62%) Exchange Server 2013
6 4 (1.05%) CloudStack
6 4 (1.05%) Exchange Server 2003
6 4 (1.05%) Exchange Server 2007
6 4 (1.05%) OpenStack
6 4 (1.05%) Skype for Business
7 2 (0.52%) Apache
8 1 (0.26%) Confluence
8 1 (0.26%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.26%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 43 (11.26%) MS Excel
2 19 (4.97%) MS Office
3 1 (0.26%) Acrobat
3 1 (0.26%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (1.05%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 16 (4.19%) Office 365
2 11 (2.88%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (1.57%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (1.05%) IaaS
5 3 (0.79%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (0.26%) Mimecast
6 1 (0.26%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 366 (95.81%) LAN
2 131 (34.29%) Firewall
3 93 (24.35%) SAN
4 71 (18.59%) VPN
5 63 (16.49%) Unified Communications
6 56 (14.66%) TCP/IP
7 47 (12.30%) DNS
8 45 (11.78%) DHCP
9 42 (10.99%) Wireless
10 28 (7.33%) VoIP
11 25 (6.54%) NAS
11 25 (6.54%) Wi-Fi
12 24 (6.28%) MPLS
13 20 (5.24%) Network Security
14 18 (4.71%) VLAN
15 16 (4.19%) Cisco Nexus
16 15 (3.93%) Internet
17 14 (3.66%) Cisco IOS
18 13 (3.40%) BGP
18 13 (3.40%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 73 (19.11%) SQL Server
2 24 (6.28%) MySQL
3 9 (2.36%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (1.31%) Crystal Reports
4 5 (1.31%) Oracle Reports
5 4 (1.05%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (1.05%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (0.79%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (0.52%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 1 (0.26%) Eclipse
1 1 (0.26%) Git (software)
1 1 (0.26%) Jenkins
1 1 (0.26%) JIRA
1 1 (0.26%) SonarQube
1 1 (0.26%) Sonatype Nexus
1 1 (0.26%) Subversion
General
1 56 (14.66%) Telecoms
2 45 (11.78%) Retail
3 27 (7.07%) Finance
4 20 (5.24%) Manufacturing
5 6 (1.57%) Electronics
6 4 (1.05%) Marketing
7 2 (0.52%) Games
7 2 (0.52%) Legal
8 1 (0.26%) Back Office
8 1 (0.26%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 64 (16.75%) Analyst
2 57 (14.92%) Project Manager
3 52 (13.61%) Network Engineer
4 47 (12.30%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 44 (11.52%) Infrastructure Manager
5 44 (11.52%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 40 (10.47%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 39 (10.21%) IT Manager
8 36 (9.42%) Administrator
8 36 (9.42%) IT Project Manager
9 34 (8.90%) Systems Administrator
10 33 (8.64%) Support Engineer
11 32 (8.38%) IT Infrastructure Manager
11 32 (8.38%) IT Infrastructure Project Manager
11 32 (8.38%) Support Analyst
12 31 (8.12%) Senior Network Engineer
13 30 (7.85%) IT Engineer
14 27 (7.07%) Network Analyst
15 21 (5.50%) Cisco Engineer
16 20 (5.24%) Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (1.31%) EDI
2 4 (1.05%) Web Services
3 2 (0.52%) LAPP Stack
4 1 (0.26%) ActiveMQ
4 1 (0.26%) Middleware
4 1 (0.26%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (0.26%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 106 (27.75%) Data Centre
2 15 (3.93%) Driving Licence
3 13 (3.40%) Clustering
4 10 (2.62%) Fintech
4 10 (2.62%) HP Storage
5 8 (2.09%) Video Conferencing
6 7 (1.83%) Blackberry
7 5 (1.31%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (1.31%) NHS
8 4 (1.05%) BYOD
8 4 (1.05%) Mobile App
9 3 (0.79%) Computer Science
10 2 (0.52%) CCTV
10 2 (0.52%) Fat Client
10 2 (0.52%) iPad
10 2 (0.52%) Thin Client
11 1 (0.26%) Client/Server
11 1 (0.26%) Enterprise Storage
11 1 (0.26%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 191 (50.00%) Windows
2 163 (42.67%) Windows Server
3 103 (26.96%) Windows Server 2008
4 91 (23.82%) Windows Server 2012
5 55 (14.40%) Linux
6 37 (9.69%) Windows 7
7 31 (8.12%) Unix
8 30 (7.85%) Windows Server 2003
9 11 (2.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 10 (2.62%) HPUX
11 9 (2.36%) Windows 10
12 8 (2.09%) Solaris
13 7 (1.83%) Windows Vista
14 5 (1.31%) AIX
14 5 (1.31%) Windows XP
15 4 (1.05%) Android
15 4 (1.05%) CentOS
15 4 (1.05%) Debian
15 4 (1.05%) Ubuntu
15 4 (1.05%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (17.54%) ITIL
2 59 (15.45%) Project Management
3 51 (13.35%) PRINCE2
4 42 (10.99%) Disaster Recovery
5 41 (10.73%) Application Rationalisation
5 41 (10.73%) Data Management
6 33 (8.64%) Agile Software Development
7 21 (5.50%) Enterprise Architecture
8 19 (4.97%) TOGAF
8 19 (4.97%) Zachman Framework
9 18 (4.71%) High Availability
10 17 (4.45%) DevOps
10 17 (4.45%) ITIL V3
11 16 (4.19%) Continuous Integration
11 16 (4.19%) Translating Business Requirements
12 15 (3.93%) Network Management
13 14 (3.66%) Change Control
14 13 (3.40%) Capacity Planning
14 13 (3.40%) Service Management
15 12 (3.14%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 38 (9.95%) SQL
2 17 (4.45%) Python
3 16 (4.19%) Bash Shell
3 16 (4.19%) Ruby
4 12 (3.14%) PowerShell
5 3 (0.79%) Perl
6 2 (0.52%) C#
6 2 (0.52%) PHP
6 2 (0.52%) VBScript
7 1 (0.26%) Java
Qualifications
1 77 (20.16%) Cisco Certification
2 53 (13.87%) Microsoft Certification
3 50 (13.09%) CCNP
4 48 (12.57%) CCNA
5 36 (9.42%) MCSE
6 31 (8.12%) MCSA
7 19 (4.97%) MCP
8 17 (4.45%) Citrix Certification
9 15 (3.93%) Degree
10 9 (2.36%) CCEA
10 9 (2.36%) CCSA
10 9 (2.36%) CCSE
11 7 (1.83%) CCA
11 7 (1.83%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 6 (1.57%) CCIE
13 5 (1.31%) APMP
13 5 (1.31%) CCNP Voice
14 4 (1.05%) ITIL Certification
14 4 (1.05%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 2 (0.52%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (6.02%) SLA
2 2 (0.52%) PCI DSS
2 2 (0.52%) QA
System Software
1 133 (34.82%) Active Directory
2 98 (25.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 48 (12.57%) Hyper-V
4 27 (7.07%) XenDesktop
5 21 (5.50%) KVM
5 21 (5.50%) Xen
6 20 (5.24%) Terminal Services
6 20 (5.24%) XenApp
7 18 (4.71%) vSphere
8 15 (3.93%) VMware ESXi
9 12 (3.14%) OpenSIPS
10 11 (2.88%) VMware ESX
11 6 (1.57%) Virtual Servers
12 5 (1.31%) XenServer
13 3 (0.79%) Virtual Machines
14 1 (0.26%) Oracle RAC
14 1 (0.26%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 27 (7.07%) SCOM
2 24 (6.28%) SCCM
3 18 (4.71%) Puppet
4 16 (4.19%) Cobbler
4 16 (4.19%) Opscode Chef
4 16 (4.19%) Tivoli
5 10 (2.62%) vMotion
6 8 (2.09%) Microsoft Clustering
7 7 (1.83%) Cisco CUCM
8 6 (1.57%) NetBackup
8 6 (1.57%) SCVMM
9 5 (1.31%) WSUS
10 4 (1.05%) Failover Clustering
10 4 (1.05%) ZABBIX
11 2 (0.52%) Ansible
11 2 (0.52%) Backup Exec
11 2 (0.52%) Cisco UCCX
11 2 (0.52%) Oracle ZFS
11 2 (0.52%) yum
12 1 (0.26%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 153 (40.05%) Microsoft
2 146 (38.22%) Cisco
3 135 (35.34%) VMware
4 70 (18.32%) Citrix
5 36 (9.42%) HP
6 32 (8.38%) F5
6 32 (8.38%) Oracle
7 28 (7.33%) NetApp
8 22 (5.76%) CheckPoint
9 19 (4.97%) Avaya
9 19 (4.97%) Juniper
10 13 (3.40%) Red Hat
11 8 (2.09%) Veeam
12 7 (1.83%) EMC
12 7 (1.83%) SonicWALL
13 6 (1.57%) Sage
14 5 (1.31%) LANDesk
14 5 (1.31%) Red Box
14 5 (1.31%) Salesforce.com
15 4 (1.05%) Rackspace
Kingston Upon Hull
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £43000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Wakefield, Yorkshire
Minster Law
Posted: 8 hours ago
York, North Yorkshire
Optisoft Ltd
Salary: From £18,000 to £23,000 per annum Dependent on experience
Posted: 5 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Oscar
Salary: £50000 - £56000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Modis International
Salary: £52000 - £57000 per annum + 25 hols, pension, life cover
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Frazer John Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25000.00 - £27000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £28,000 per annum Plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Wetherby
greywood
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + bens & training
Posted: 11 days ago
Leeds
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £39000 - £45800 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Sheffield
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago
Doncaster
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £20000.00 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago
Knaresborough
Michael Page Technology
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + package
Posted: 12 days ago
Ripon, North Yorkshire
NYNET LTD
Salary: Up to £56,000 per annum Including on-call payment
Posted: 24 days ago