The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Yorkshire region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 76 92 94
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +2
Permanent jobs citing WAN 230 138 150
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 3.26% 2.61% 2.72%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 17.20% 14.17% 14.93%
Number of salaries quoted 188 109 118
Average salary £40,000 £37,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.10% -5.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,100 £23,300 £25,750
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Communications & Networking Category
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1337 974 1005
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 18.94% 18.43% 18.25%
Number of salaries quoted 1043 760 756
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
WAN
England

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 25 July 2014.

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 25 July 2014. 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 +29 174 £40,000 +8.10% 19
North Yorkshire -6 36 £45,000 +25.00% 2
East Yorkshire -8 9 - - 1
South Yorkshire -12 8 £42,500 +13.33% 6
WAN
England

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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.

1 414 (94.52%) LAN
2 268 (61.19%) Cisco
3 214 (48.86%) Cisco Certification
4 212 (48.40%) Firewall
5 158 (36.07%) CCNP
6 136 (31.05%) Windows
7 122 (27.85%) CCNA
8 112 (25.57%) ITIL
8 112 (25.57%) Cisco ASA
9 111 (25.34%) Microsoft
9 111 (25.34%) CheckPoint
10 106 (24.20%) Network Security
11 101 (23.06%) MPLS
12 93 (21.23%) TCP/IP
13 91 (20.78%) VoIP
14 85 (19.41%) VPN
15 77 (17.58%) Windows Server 2008
16 72 (16.44%) Active Directory
17 70 (15.98%) MS Exchange
18 67 (15.30%) VMware
19 66 (15.07%) Load Balancing
20 60 (13.70%) MS Excel
21 58 (13.24%) SQL Server
22 57 (13.01%) OSPF
23 56 (12.79%) Windows Server 2003
24 53 (12.10%) BGP
25 50 (11.42%) Incident Management
26 48 (10.96%) Capacity Planning
26 48 (10.96%) Microsoft Certification
26 48 (10.96%) SAN

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 70 (15.98%) MS Exchange
2 42 (9.59%) Exchange Server 2007
3 25 (5.71%) SharePoint
4 21 (4.79%) Exchange Server 2010
4 21 (4.79%) Exchange Server 2013
5 20 (4.57%) Exchange Server 2003
6 13 (2.97%) IIS
7 8 (1.83%) Lync
8 3 (0.68%) IBM Notes
8 3 (0.68%) Apache
9 2 (0.46%) Lotus Domino
10 1 (0.23%) Office Communications Server
10 1 (0.23%) Quickr
10 1 (0.23%) Site Server
Applications
1 60 (13.70%) MS Excel
2 26 (5.94%) MS Office
3 12 (2.74%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.46%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (0.68%) Line 500
Cloud Services
1 9 (2.05%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (0.46%) SaaS
3 1 (0.23%) PaaS
3 1 (0.23%) IaaS
3 1 (0.23%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 414 (94.52%) LAN
2 212 (48.40%) Firewall
3 112 (25.57%) Cisco ASA
4 106 (24.20%) Network Security
5 101 (23.06%) MPLS
6 93 (21.23%) TCP/IP
7 91 (20.78%) VoIP
8 85 (19.41%) VPN
9 57 (13.01%) OSPF
10 53 (12.10%) BGP
11 48 (10.96%) SAN
12 47 (10.73%) Wireless
13 42 (9.59%) DNS
14 39 (8.90%) Cisco PIX
15 34 (7.76%) Internet
15 34 (7.76%) FWSM
16 33 (7.53%) EIGRP
16 33 (7.53%) DHCP
17 25 (5.71%) Cisco IOS
18 20 (4.57%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (13.24%) SQL Server
2 27 (6.16%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (1.83%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (0.91%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (0.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (0.68%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (0.46%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.23%) MySQL
7 1 (0.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.23%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (0.46%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.23%) Subversion
General
1 37 (8.45%) Finance
2 19 (4.34%) Telecoms
3 8 (1.83%) Advertising
4 5 (1.14%) Retail
4 5 (1.14%) Legal
5 4 (0.91%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.23%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 155 (35.39%) Network Engineer
2 89 (20.32%) Analyst
3 61 (13.93%) Network Analyst
4 60 (13.70%) Architect
5 54 (12.33%) Senior Network Engineer
6 45 (10.27%) Support Analyst
7 39 (8.90%) Senior Analyst
8 37 (8.45%) Network Support
9 35 (7.99%) Senior Network Analyst
10 31 (7.08%) Solutions Architect
11 26 (5.94%) Support Engineer
12 25 (5.71%) Network Support Analyst
13 23 (5.25%) Senior Support Analyst
14 21 (4.79%) Senior Network Support
14 21 (4.79%) Senior Network Support Analyst
15 20 (4.57%) Network Architect
16 17 (3.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
17 16 (3.65%) Administrator
17 16 (3.65%) Network Administrator
18 14 (3.20%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (0.46%) LAMP
2 1 (0.23%) .NET Framework
2 1 (0.23%) FIX Protocol
2 1 (0.23%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 1 (0.23%) .NET
2 1 (0.23%) ASP.NET
2 1 (0.23%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 24 (5.48%) Clustering
2 21 (4.79%) Management Information System
3 19 (4.34%) Blackberry
4 13 (2.97%) NHS
4 13 (2.97%) CMDB
5 12 (2.74%) Firmware
6 10 (2.28%) IVR
7 8 (1.83%) Video Conferencing
8 4 (0.91%) Mathematics
9 3 (0.68%) Replication
9 3 (0.68%) Mainframe
9 3 (0.68%) Enterprise Storage
10 2 (0.46%) Digital Media
10 2 (0.46%) GIS
10 2 (0.46%) Thin Client
10 2 (0.46%) Statistics
10 2 (0.46%) Fat Client
10 2 (0.46%) RMADS
10 2 (0.46%) EqualLogic
11 1 (0.23%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 136 (31.05%) Windows
2 77 (17.58%) Windows Server 2008
3 56 (12.79%) Windows Server 2003
4 33 (7.53%) Windows Server 2012
5 23 (5.25%) Linux
6 20 (4.57%) Windows 7
7 19 (4.34%) UNIX
8 10 (2.28%) Windows XP
9 6 (1.37%) Android
10 4 (0.91%) Windows Vista
10 4 (0.91%) Windows 2000 Server
11 2 (0.46%) CentOS
11 2 (0.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 2 (0.46%) Windows 8
11 2 (0.46%) VMS
11 2 (0.46%) Fedora
12 1 (0.23%) Ubuntu
12 1 (0.23%) Debian
12 1 (0.23%) Windows NT
12 1 (0.23%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 112 (25.57%) ITIL
2 66 (15.07%) Load Balancing
3 50 (11.42%) Incident Management
4 48 (10.96%) Capacity Planning
5 47 (10.73%) Network Design
6 37 (8.45%) E-Commerce
7 35 (7.99%) Network Management
8 29 (6.62%) Project Management
9 25 (5.71%) Disaster Recovery
10 24 (5.48%) Analytics
11 23 (5.25%) Business Intelligence
12 22 (5.02%) Supplier Management
13 18 (4.11%) Network Architecture
13 18 (4.11%) Business Continuity
14 16 (3.65%) CRM
15 14 (3.20%) ETL
15 14 (3.20%) Problem Management
16 13 (2.97%) Release Management
16 13 (2.97%) Enterprise Architecture
16 13 (2.97%) EAI
Programming Languages
1 20 (4.57%) SQL
2 7 (1.60%) C
3 3 (0.68%) VB
3 3 (0.68%) Perl
4 2 (0.46%) PowerShell
4 2 (0.46%) T-SQL
4 2 (0.46%) VBScript
5 1 (0.23%) VBA
5 1 (0.23%) Python
5 1 (0.23%) Tcl
5 1 (0.23%) C#
5 1 (0.23%) C++
5 1 (0.23%) Java
Qualifications
1 214 (48.86%) Cisco Certification
2 158 (36.07%) CCNP
3 122 (27.85%) CCNA
4 48 (10.96%) Microsoft Certification
5 45 (10.27%) MCSE
6 38 (8.68%) CCSP
7 34 (7.76%) CCIE
8 20 (4.57%) MCSA
8 20 (4.57%) Degree
9 19 (4.34%) CCSE
10 15 (3.42%) Check Point Certification
10 15 (3.42%) MCP
11 13 (2.97%) CCSA
12 12 (2.74%) ITIL Certification
12 12 (2.74%) CCDP
13 8 (1.83%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 7 (1.60%) MCITP
15 6 (1.37%) CCDA
16 5 (1.14%) CISSP
17 4 (0.91%) CCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (5.94%) SLA
2 22 (5.02%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (1.14%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.23%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 72 (16.44%) Active Directory
2 38 (8.68%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (4.11%) VMware ESXi
4 15 (3.42%) VMware ESX
5 10 (2.28%) vSphere
6 9 (2.05%) Hyper-V
7 6 (1.37%) XenApp
8 3 (0.68%) Terminal Server
9 2 (0.46%) XenServer
9 2 (0.46%) XenDesktop
9 2 (0.46%) DFS Replication
9 2 (0.46%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 1 (0.23%) Postfix
10 1 (0.23%) SpamAssassin
10 1 (0.23%) Terminal Services
10 1 (0.23%) Xen
Systems Management
1 15 (3.42%) SCCM
2 9 (2.05%) ARCserve
3 6 (1.37%) Backup Exec
3 6 (1.37%) Cisco CUCM
4 4 (0.91%) Cisco UCCE
5 3 (0.68%) SCOM
5 3 (0.68%) SCVMM
6 2 (0.46%) WSUS
6 2 (0.46%) Cisco UCCX
7 1 (0.23%) FortiGate
7 1 (0.23%) Cisco IPCC
7 1 (0.23%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 268 (61.19%) Cisco
2 111 (25.34%) Microsoft
2 111 (25.34%) CheckPoint
3 67 (15.30%) VMware
4 24 (5.48%) Juniper
5 23 (5.25%) HP
5 23 (5.25%) F5
6 22 (5.02%) Citrix
7 18 (4.11%) Veritas
8 15 (3.42%) SolarWinds
9 11 (2.51%) Fortinet
9 11 (2.51%) Apple
10 8 (1.83%) NetApp
10 8 (1.83%) Dell
11 7 (1.60%) Symantec
12 6 (1.37%) BT
12 6 (1.37%) EMC
12 6 (1.37%) Oracle
13 5 (1.14%) Avaya
13 5 (1.14%) Foundry
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £29999 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum + +Oncall+OTBens
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
EMIS
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum dependent on level of experience
Posted: Yesterday
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £36,000 to £42,000 per annum Expenses, Mobile Phone, Laptop, Pens
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + + 20% bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
West Yorkshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £28000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
Capita
Salary: Pension, Oncall, Overtime
Posted: 3 days ago
West Yorkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £42000 - £50000 per annum + Car Allow + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Search Consultancy
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Search Consultancy
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds
Interquest - IQ ERP
Salary: £50,000 + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
North Yorkshire
Spire Healthcare
Salary: £19,200 per annum Plus excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Hull, North Humberside
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Pension, Oncall, Overtime
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £29999 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: £1 per annum + Competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 18 days ago