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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 66 96 92
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -4
Permanent jobs citing WAN 235 185 154
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 3.59% 2.60% 2.79%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 22.05% 14.27% 14.08%
Number of salaries quoted 198 146 117
Average salary £42,000 £38,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £21,050
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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
1066 1296 1094
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 16.27% 18.21% 19.79%
Number of salaries quoted 857 1008 841
Average salary £41,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 29 May 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 29 May 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 +32 161 £46,500 +16.25% 16
North Yorkshire +29 39 £38,750 +5.44% 5
South Yorkshire +12 30 £41,500 +3.75% 3
East Yorkshire -6 1 £27,500 - 1
WAN
England

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 May 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.

1 384 (94.58%) LAN
2 218 (53.69%) Cisco
3 157 (38.67%) Microsoft
3 157 (38.67%) Firewall
4 153 (37.68%) Windows
5 146 (35.96%) Cisco Certification
6 142 (34.98%) Active Directory
7 118 (29.06%) ITIL
8 101 (24.88%) VMware
9 99 (24.38%) VPN
10 93 (22.91%) CheckPoint
11 91 (22.41%) CCNA
12 90 (22.17%) MS Excel
12 90 (22.17%) Network Security
13 87 (21.43%) CCNP
14 80 (19.70%) MS Exchange
15 75 (18.47%) TCP/IP
16 73 (17.98%) Cisco ASA
17 71 (17.49%) Microsoft Certification
18 67 (16.50%) VMware Infrastructure
19 63 (15.52%) SAN
20 61 (15.02%) Citrix
21 58 (14.29%) MPLS
22 57 (14.04%) DNS
22 57 (14.04%) SQL Server
23 53 (13.05%) Windows Server 2008
24 52 (12.81%) Windows Server 2003
25 48 (11.82%) Incident Management
26 46 (11.33%) VoIP
27 44 (10.84%) Linux

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 80 (19.70%) MS Exchange
2 38 (9.36%) Lync
3 26 (6.40%) Exchange Server 2010
4 16 (3.94%) SharePoint
5 13 (3.20%) IIS
6 11 (2.71%) Exchange Server 2007
7 10 (2.46%) Exchange Server 2013
8 9 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2003
9 5 (1.23%) Apache
10 2 (0.49%) Site Server
10 2 (0.49%) Tomcat
10 2 (0.49%) SAS
10 2 (0.49%) Confluence
11 1 (0.25%) WebSphere
11 1 (0.25%) nginx
11 1 (0.25%) CMS
11 1 (0.25%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 90 (22.17%) MS Excel
2 27 (6.65%) MS Office
3 20 (4.93%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.25%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.25%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (0.49%) Line 500
2 1 (0.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 8 (1.97%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (0.99%) Office 365
3 1 (0.25%) SaaS
3 1 (0.25%) PaaS
3 1 (0.25%) IaaS
3 1 (0.25%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 384 (94.58%) LAN
2 157 (38.67%) Firewall
3 99 (24.38%) VPN
4 90 (22.17%) Network Security
5 75 (18.47%) TCP/IP
6 73 (17.98%) Cisco ASA
7 63 (15.52%) SAN
8 58 (14.29%) MPLS
9 57 (14.04%) DNS
10 46 (11.33%) VoIP
11 37 (9.11%) Internet
12 36 (8.87%) Unified Communications
13 31 (7.64%) BGP
14 30 (7.39%) Wireless
15 28 (6.90%) OSPF
16 27 (6.65%) Cisco PIX
17 26 (6.40%) NAS
18 24 (5.91%) IPsec
19 23 (5.67%) DHCP
20 21 (5.17%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (14.04%) SQL Server
2 7 (1.72%) SQL Server 2012
2 7 (1.72%) SQL Server 2008
2 7 (1.72%) MySQL
3 6 (1.48%) Riak
3 6 (1.48%) Apache Cassandra
3 6 (1.48%) NoSQL
4 2 (0.49%) MS Access
4 2 (0.49%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (0.25%) Oracle OLAP
5 1 (0.25%) QlikView
5 1 (0.25%) DB2
5 1 (0.25%) OLAP
5 1 (0.25%) OLTP
5 1 (0.25%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.25%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 2 (0.49%) Visual Studio
1 2 (0.49%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 2 (0.49%) JIRA
General
1 25 (6.16%) Finance
2 19 (4.68%) Retail
3 16 (3.94%) Telecoms
4 9 (2.22%) Legal
5 5 (1.23%) Local Government
6 4 (0.99%) Manufacturing
7 3 (0.74%) Marketing
8 2 (0.49%) Banking
9 1 (0.25%) Electronics
9 1 (0.25%) Games
9 1 (0.25%) Law
Job Titles
1 92 (22.66%) Network Engineer
2 76 (18.72%) Analyst
3 57 (14.04%) Architect
4 32 (7.88%) Support Analyst
5 31 (7.64%) Senior Network Engineer
6 29 (7.14%) Consultant
6 29 (7.14%) Network Architect
7 26 (6.40%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 24 (5.91%) Network Consultant
9 22 (5.42%) 2nd Line Support
9 22 (5.42%) Solutions Architect
10 21 (5.17%) Communications Engineer
11 19 (4.68%) Security Analyst
11 19 (4.68%) Network Analyst
12 18 (4.43%) Infrastructure Manager
13 17 (4.19%) Cisco Architect
13 17 (4.19%) IT Support
13 17 (4.19%) Network Design Architect
14 16 (3.94%) Infrastructure Analyst
14 16 (3.94%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (1.48%) HTML
2 3 (0.74%) COM+
2 3 (0.74%) .NET
3 2 (0.49%) VXML
3 2 (0.49%) RESTful
4 1 (0.25%) Web Services
4 1 (0.25%) J2EE
4 1 (0.25%) WAP
4 1 (0.25%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 42 (10.34%) Data Centre
2 25 (6.16%) Analytical Skills
3 22 (5.42%) Blackberry
4 21 (5.17%) Video Conferencing
5 17 (4.19%) Management Information System
6 11 (2.71%) Clustering
7 9 (2.22%) Replication
8 7 (1.72%) Data Protection Act
8 7 (1.72%) NHS
9 6 (1.48%) Statistics
10 5 (1.23%) Enterprise Software
10 5 (1.23%) Computer Science
11 4 (0.99%) iPhone
11 4 (0.99%) iPad
12 3 (0.74%) Client/Server
13 2 (0.49%) IVR
13 2 (0.49%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
13 2 (0.49%) Private Cloud
14 1 (0.25%) User Experience
14 1 (0.25%) BYOD
Operating Systems
1 153 (37.68%) Windows
2 53 (13.05%) Windows Server 2008
3 52 (12.81%) Windows Server 2003
4 44 (10.84%) Linux
5 27 (6.65%) Windows Server 2012
6 22 (5.42%) Windows 7
7 17 (4.19%) Windows XP
8 16 (3.94%) UNIX
8 16 (3.94%) Windows 8
9 13 (3.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 7 (1.72%) Mac OS
11 6 (1.48%) Solaris
11 6 (1.48%) CentOS
12 3 (0.74%) Windows 2000
12 3 (0.74%) AIX
13 2 (0.49%) Windows 2000 Server
13 2 (0.49%) Android
13 2 (0.49%) Windows Vista
14 1 (0.25%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 118 (29.06%) ITIL
2 48 (11.82%) Incident Management
3 40 (9.85%) Load Balancing
4 39 (9.61%) Project Management
5 33 (8.13%) Disaster Recovery
5 33 (8.13%) Capacity Planning
6 30 (7.39%) Network Design
7 29 (7.14%) PRINCE2
8 27 (6.65%) E-Commerce
9 23 (5.67%) Service Delivery
9 23 (5.67%) Network Architecture
10 22 (5.42%) TOGAF
10 22 (5.42%) Business Continuity
11 20 (4.93%) Mentoring
12 18 (4.43%) Line Management
12 18 (4.43%) Penetration Testing
13 17 (4.19%) Cyber Security
13 17 (4.19%) Root Cause Analysis
13 17 (4.19%) Agile Software Development
13 17 (4.19%) BCP
Programming Languages
1 33 (8.13%) SQL
2 3 (0.74%) C#
2 3 (0.74%) C++
2 3 (0.74%) VBA
3 2 (0.49%) C
3 2 (0.49%) PowerShell
4 1 (0.25%) Bash Shell
4 1 (0.25%) Java
4 1 (0.25%) Python
Qualifications
1 146 (35.96%) Cisco Certification
2 91 (22.41%) CCNA
3 87 (21.43%) CCNP
4 71 (17.49%) Microsoft Certification
5 37 (9.11%) MCSE
6 36 (8.87%) CCSP
7 27 (6.65%) CCSA
8 24 (5.91%) MCSA
8 24 (5.91%) ITIL Certification
9 22 (5.42%) CCIE
10 18 (4.43%) Degree
11 17 (4.19%) CCSE
11 17 (4.19%) HP ASE
12 16 (3.94%) CCDP
13 11 (2.71%) MCP
14 8 (1.97%) CCDA
14 8 (1.97%) ISEB
15 6 (1.48%) MCITP
16 5 (1.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
16 5 (1.23%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (10.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 27 (6.65%) SLA
3 15 (3.69%) PCI DSS
4 7 (1.72%) QA
System Software
1 142 (34.98%) Active Directory
2 67 (16.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 23 (5.67%) vSphere
4 15 (3.69%) Hyper-V
5 13 (3.20%) VMware ESX
6 10 (2.46%) XenApp
6 10 (2.46%) XenServer
6 10 (2.46%) VMware ESXi
7 7 (1.72%) Oracle RAC
7 7 (1.72%) Terminal Services
8 5 (1.23%) vCloud
9 1 (0.25%) SRDF
9 1 (0.25%) NFS
Systems Management
1 13 (3.20%) FortiGate
2 6 (1.48%) WSUS
3 5 (1.23%) SCOM
4 3 (0.74%) SCCM
4 3 (0.74%) SolarWinds Orion
4 3 (0.74%) OpenView
5 2 (0.49%) Backup Exec
5 2 (0.49%) Cacti
5 2 (0.49%) Cisco UCCX
5 2 (0.49%) Cisco UCCE
5 2 (0.49%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 2 (0.49%) CA Spectrum
5 2 (0.49%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 2 (0.49%) SCDPM
5 2 (0.49%) SCOrch
6 1 (0.25%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (0.25%) Foglight
6 1 (0.25%) Nagios
6 1 (0.25%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 218 (53.69%) Cisco
2 157 (38.67%) Microsoft
3 101 (24.88%) VMware
4 93 (22.91%) CheckPoint
5 61 (15.02%) Citrix
6 40 (9.85%) F5
7 38 (9.36%) HP
8 35 (8.62%) Juniper
9 22 (5.42%) Red Hat
10 18 (4.43%) NetApp
11 17 (4.19%) Huawei
12 13 (3.20%) Blue Coat
12 13 (3.20%) WatchGuard
13 11 (2.71%) EMC
14 10 (2.46%) Brocade
15 9 (2.22%) Tandberg
15 9 (2.22%) IBM
15 9 (2.22%) Oracle
16 8 (1.97%) Sourcefire
16 8 (1.97%) ArcSight
Hull, North Humberside
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: 10 hours ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum plus on call allowance
Posted: 11 hours ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
FT Select
Salary: From £70,000 to £80,000 per annum plus bonus, car and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum £6500 car allowance, 26 days holiday
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
X4 Group
Salary: Dependent on Experience
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Sheffield
Capita - ITIN
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £36,000 to £46,000 per annum + UPTO 20% BONUS + BENEFITS
Posted: 2 days ago
Yorkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Circa £45,000- £60,000 plus an outstanding package
Posted: 3 days ago
Castleford
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Leeds
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £21000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Leeds
Fruition IT
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
KPMG
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Leeds
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £44000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Harrogate
Interquest - IQ ERP
Salary: £19000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago