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 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 67 85 58
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -27
Permanent jobs citing WAN 280 192 228
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 3.70% 3.24% 3.95%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 19.82% 19.41% 19.24%
Number of salaries quoted 226 169 166
Average salary £45,000 £38,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.42% +13.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £21,537
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +2.63%
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
1413 989 1185
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 18.69% 16.69% 20.54%
Number of salaries quoted 1050 752 906
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,600 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,250 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 21 November 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 21 November 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 +25 202 £45,000 +18.42% 14
South Yorkshire -5 51 £55,000 +29.41% 11
North Yorkshire -19 23 £25,000 -44.44% 7
East Yorkshire +2 6 £29,000 -19.44% 1
WAN
England

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 21 November 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.

1 521 (95.60%) LAN
2 344 (63.12%) Cisco
3 273 (50.09%) Cisco Certification
4 269 (49.36%) Firewall
5 243 (44.59%) CCNP
6 161 (29.54%) Windows
7 151 (27.71%) Microsoft
8 149 (27.34%) VoIP
9 136 (24.95%) MPLS
10 135 (24.77%) Network Security
11 129 (23.67%) CCNA
12 125 (22.94%) ITIL
13 123 (22.57%) VMware
14 121 (22.20%) CheckPoint
15 120 (22.02%) Cisco ASA
16 118 (21.65%) Active Directory
17 109 (20.00%) VPN
18 94 (17.25%) MS Excel
19 87 (15.96%) BGP
20 84 (15.41%) Incident Management
21 83 (15.23%) TCP/IP
22 81 (14.86%) CCSP
23 76 (13.94%) Capacity Planning
24 70 (12.84%) Windows Server 2008
25 68 (12.48%) SAN
26 64 (11.74%) Citrix
26 64 (11.74%) OSPF
27 61 (11.19%) E-Commerce
28 59 (10.83%) Windows Server 2003
29 58 (10.64%) VMware Infrastructure

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 55 (10.09%) MS Exchange
2 36 (6.61%) SharePoint
3 31 (5.69%) Exchange Server 2007
4 23 (4.22%) Exchange Server 2013
5 19 (3.49%) Exchange Server 2003
6 17 (3.12%) Exchange Server 2010
7 13 (2.39%) IIS
8 5 (0.92%) SAS
9 4 (0.73%) Apache
10 3 (0.55%) SharePoint 2010
11 2 (0.37%) Quickr
11 2 (0.37%) IBM Notes
12 1 (0.18%) Site Server
12 1 (0.18%) SharePoint Server
12 1 (0.18%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 94 (17.25%) MS Excel
2 26 (4.77%) MS Office
3 3 (0.55%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (0.37%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.18%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 2 (0.37%) Line 500
2 1 (0.18%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 11 (2.02%) Cloud Computing
2 8 (1.47%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (1.47%) Office 365
3 1 (0.18%) IaaS
3 1 (0.18%) SaaS
3 1 (0.18%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 521 (95.60%) LAN
2 269 (49.36%) Firewall
3 149 (27.34%) VoIP
4 136 (24.95%) MPLS
5 135 (24.77%) Network Security
6 120 (22.02%) Cisco ASA
7 109 (20.00%) VPN
8 87 (15.96%) BGP
9 83 (15.23%) TCP/IP
10 68 (12.48%) SAN
11 64 (11.74%) OSPF
12 51 (9.36%) FWSM
13 43 (7.89%) DNS
14 41 (7.52%) Wireless
15 39 (7.16%) EIGRP
16 37 (6.79%) DHCP
17 32 (5.87%) Internet
18 27 (4.95%) Cisco IOS
19 26 (4.77%) Cisco Nexus
20 24 (4.40%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (9.17%) SQL Server
2 19 (3.49%) SQL Server 2008
3 16 (2.94%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (0.92%) MS Access
5 4 (0.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (0.73%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (0.55%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (0.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (0.37%) MySQL
7 2 (0.37%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (0.37%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.18%) Subversion
General
1 40 (7.34%) Finance
2 28 (5.14%) Telecoms
3 9 (1.65%) Retail
4 6 (1.10%) Advertising
5 5 (0.92%) Manufacturing
6 4 (0.73%) Games
6 4 (0.73%) Banking
7 2 (0.37%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.18%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.18%) Back Office
8 1 (0.18%) Local Government
8 1 (0.18%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 251 (46.06%) Network Engineer
2 86 (15.78%) Architect
2 86 (15.78%) Analyst
3 64 (11.74%) Support Engineer
4 63 (11.56%) Senior Network Engineer
5 48 (8.81%) Solutions Architect
6 43 (7.89%) Support Analyst
7 41 (7.52%) Network Analyst
8 39 (7.16%) Network Support
9 27 (4.95%) IT Support
10 25 (4.59%) Network Support Engineer
11 20 (3.67%) Administrator
12 19 (3.49%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 19 (3.49%) 3rd Line Support
12 19 (3.49%) Network Architect
13 18 (3.30%) Network Administrator
14 17 (3.12%) IT Support Analyst
14 17 (3.12%) Systems Engineer
14 17 (3.12%) Infrastructure Architect
15 15 (2.75%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (1.10%) .NET
2 5 (0.92%) COM+
3 4 (0.73%) LAMP
4 2 (0.37%) Web Services
5 1 (0.18%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.18%) .NET Framework
5 1 (0.18%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 30 (5.50%) Analytical Skills
2 26 (4.77%) Clustering
3 25 (4.59%) Blackberry
4 24 (4.40%) CMDB
5 12 (2.20%) Replication
6 10 (1.83%) Management Information System
7 4 (0.73%) FMCG
7 4 (0.73%) IVR
7 4 (0.73%) PKI
8 3 (0.55%) Statistics
9 2 (0.37%) Mainframe
9 2 (0.37%) GIS
9 2 (0.37%) Video Conferencing
10 1 (0.18%) EqualLogic
10 1 (0.18%) Mobile App
10 1 (0.18%) CLARiiON
10 1 (0.18%) Fat Client
10 1 (0.18%) Client/Server
10 1 (0.18%) PMI
10 1 (0.18%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 161 (29.54%) Windows
2 70 (12.84%) Windows Server 2008
3 59 (10.83%) Windows Server 2003
4 45 (8.26%) Windows 7
5 38 (6.97%) Windows Server 2012
6 30 (5.50%) UNIX
7 27 (4.95%) Linux
8 13 (2.39%) Windows XP
9 10 (1.83%) Windows 8
10 6 (1.10%) Windows Vista
10 6 (1.10%) Android
11 4 (0.73%) Windows NT
11 4 (0.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 3 (0.55%) Mac OS
13 1 (0.18%) Apple iOS
13 1 (0.18%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 125 (22.94%) ITIL
2 84 (15.41%) Incident Management
3 76 (13.94%) Capacity Planning
4 61 (11.19%) E-Commerce
5 56 (10.28%) Load Balancing
6 43 (7.89%) Enterprise Architecture
7 35 (6.42%) PRINCE2
8 33 (6.06%) Project Management
9 31 (5.69%) Mentoring
10 29 (5.32%) Network Design
11 26 (4.77%) CRM
11 26 (4.77%) Asset Management
12 25 (4.59%) Business Continuity
12 25 (4.59%) ETL
12 25 (4.59%) Change Management
12 25 (4.59%) Network Architecture
13 24 (4.40%) WFM
13 24 (4.40%) Disaster Recovery
13 24 (4.40%) EAI
13 24 (4.40%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 25 (4.59%) SQL
2 8 (1.47%) PowerShell
3 6 (1.10%) C#
4 5 (0.92%) C++
4 5 (0.92%) VBA
5 3 (0.55%) C
5 3 (0.55%) VB
6 2 (0.37%) PHP
7 1 (0.18%) Lisp
Qualifications
1 273 (50.09%) Cisco Certification
2 243 (44.59%) CCNP
3 129 (23.67%) CCNA
4 81 (14.86%) CCSP
5 50 (9.17%) Microsoft Certification
6 41 (7.52%) MCSE
7 38 (6.97%) CCIE
8 25 (4.59%) CCSE
9 21 (3.85%) MCSA
9 21 (3.85%) CCDP
10 20 (3.67%) CCSA
11 17 (3.12%) MCP
12 13 (2.39%) CCDA
13 10 (1.83%) CCIP
13 10 (1.83%) Check Point Certification
14 8 (1.47%) ITIL Certification
14 8 (1.47%) CCVP
15 7 (1.28%) PRINCE2 Certification
16 5 (0.92%) Degree
17 4 (0.73%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 51 (9.36%) SLA
2 19 (3.49%) PCI DSS
3 13 (2.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 7 (1.28%) QA
5 1 (0.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.18%) ISO 14001
5 1 (0.18%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 118 (21.65%) Active Directory
2 58 (10.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (2.75%) Firmware
3 15 (2.75%) XenApp
4 11 (2.02%) VMware ESXi
4 11 (2.02%) Hyper-V
5 10 (1.83%) VMware ESX
6 8 (1.47%) vSphere
7 7 (1.28%) vCloud
7 7 (1.28%) Terminal Services
8 4 (0.73%) VMware Workstation
8 4 (0.73%) VMware Server
9 3 (0.55%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 2 (0.37%) ISA Server
10 2 (0.37%) Forefront TMG
10 2 (0.37%) UAG
Systems Management
1 15 (2.75%) SCCM
2 10 (1.83%) Cisco UCCX
3 7 (1.28%) Cisco UCCE
3 7 (1.28%) McAfee ePO
3 7 (1.28%) Backup Exec
4 3 (0.55%) Cisco CUCM
4 3 (0.55%) FortiGate
4 3 (0.55%) SCDPM
4 3 (0.55%) Norton AntiVirus
5 2 (0.37%) Nagios
6 1 (0.18%) SCOM
6 1 (0.18%) SCVMM
6 1 (0.18%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 344 (63.12%) Cisco
2 151 (27.71%) Microsoft
3 123 (22.57%) VMware
4 121 (22.20%) CheckPoint
5 64 (11.74%) Citrix
6 25 (4.59%) Juniper
6 25 (4.59%) Dell
7 23 (4.22%) SolarWinds
8 20 (3.67%) F5
9 18 (3.30%) Riverbed
10 17 (3.12%) Fortinet
11 16 (2.94%) HP
12 14 (2.57%) Symantec
13 12 (2.20%) EMC
14 11 (2.02%) Veritas
15 10 (1.83%) NetApp
16 7 (1.28%) McAfee
17 6 (1.10%) Capita
17 6 (1.10%) IBM
17 6 (1.10%) Oracle
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Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
Capita
Salary: Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum + +Oncall+OTBens
Posted: 2 days ago
North Yorkshire
LA International
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + on-call and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Sheffield
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £32000.00 - £35500.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Mexborough, South Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Pension, Bonus, Health
Posted: 3 days ago
Hull, North Humberside
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Posted: 3 days ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
South Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Middlesbrough
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £20000 - £22000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Halifax
Capita - ITPS
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £40000 - £52000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 6 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Head Resourcing
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + pension, healthcare etc
Posted: 6 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
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Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
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Spire Healthcare
Salary: £19,200 per annum Plus Benefits
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