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 26 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 86 83 68
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -15
Permanent jobs citing WAN 173 203 284
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 3.03% 3.08% 3.83%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 19.14% 18.00% 18.81%
Number of salaries quoted 131 182 221
Median salary £37,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,200 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £70,000 £56,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
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
904 1128 1510
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 15.81% 17.11% 20.37%
Number of salaries quoted 756 929 1113
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 26 September 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 26 September 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 +4 131 £37,500 -25.00% 15
South Yorkshire +12 20 £31,000 -38.00% 3
North Yorkshire -12 19 £40,000 -5.88% 2
East Yorkshire -6 4 - -
WAN
England

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 26 September 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.

1 306 (93.01%) LAN
2 167 (50.76%) Windows
3 141 (42.86%) Firewall
4 138 (41.95%) Windows Server
5 132 (40.12%) VMware
6 123 (37.39%) Microsoft
7 118 (35.87%) Cisco
8 115 (34.95%) Active Directory
9 99 (30.09%) Windows Server 2008
10 95 (28.88%) VMware Infrastructure
11 80 (24.32%) SAN
12 79 (24.01%) Citrix
13 78 (23.71%) VPN
14 77 (23.40%) Windows Server 2012
15 73 (22.19%) SQL Server
16 67 (20.36%) Data Centre
17 66 (20.06%) MS Exchange
18 63 (19.15%) Cisco Certification
19 61 (18.54%) Linux
20 53 (16.11%) CCNA
21 51 (15.50%) PRINCE2
22 49 (14.89%) Project Management
23 48 (14.59%) Unified Communications
24 47 (14.29%) CCNP
25 44 (13.37%) Wireless
26 42 (12.77%) TCP/IP
27 41 (12.46%) DNS
27 41 (12.46%) ITIL
28 39 (11.85%) Windows Server 2003
28 39 (11.85%) Windows 7

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 66 (20.06%) MS Exchange
2 18 (5.47%) SharePoint
3 17 (5.17%) Exchange Server 2010
4 11 (3.34%) IIS
5 7 (2.13%) Skype for Business
6 6 (1.82%) Apache
6 6 (1.82%) Exchange Server 2003
7 4 (1.22%) Exchange Server 2013
8 3 (0.91%) CMS
8 3 (0.91%) Exchange Server 2007
9 2 (0.61%) CloudStack
9 2 (0.61%) Confluence
9 2 (0.61%) OpenStack
9 2 (0.61%) PrestaShop
10 1 (0.30%) nginx
10 1 (0.30%) Tomcat
Applications
1 27 (8.21%) MS Excel
2 23 (6.99%) MS Office
3 1 (0.30%) Acrobat
3 1 (0.30%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.30%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (1.22%) Sage 50
2 2 (0.61%) Line 500
2 2 (0.61%) Magento
2 2 (0.61%) Sage 1000
Cloud Services
1 13 (3.95%) Office 365
2 8 (2.43%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (1.22%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.61%) IaaS
5 1 (0.30%) Mimecast
5 1 (0.30%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 306 (93.01%) LAN
2 141 (42.86%) Firewall
3 80 (24.32%) SAN
4 78 (23.71%) VPN
5 48 (14.59%) Unified Communications
6 44 (13.37%) Wireless
7 42 (12.77%) TCP/IP
8 41 (12.46%) DNS
9 37 (11.25%) DHCP
10 27 (8.21%) NAS
10 27 (8.21%) VoIP
11 23 (6.99%) Internet
12 22 (6.69%) Wi-Fi
13 21 (6.38%) Network Security
14 18 (5.47%) MPLS
15 15 (4.56%) IP Telephony
16 14 (4.26%) VLAN
17 12 (3.65%) BGP
17 12 (3.65%) OSPF
18 10 (3.04%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 73 (22.19%) SQL Server
2 24 (7.29%) MySQL
3 8 (2.43%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (1.82%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (0.91%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (0.91%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (0.61%) Oracle Exadata
7 1 (0.30%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 2 (0.61%) Git (software)
1 2 (0.61%) Jenkins
1 2 (0.61%) JIRA
1 2 (0.61%) Subversion
2 1 (0.30%) Eclipse
2 1 (0.30%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (0.30%) SonarQube
2 1 (0.30%) Sonatype Nexus
2 1 (0.30%) TeamCity
General
1 38 (11.55%) Retail
2 36 (10.94%) Finance
3 25 (7.60%) Telecoms
4 8 (2.43%) Games
5 6 (1.82%) Back Office
5 6 (1.82%) Manufacturing
6 4 (1.22%) Legal
7 2 (0.61%) Automotive
7 2 (0.61%) Law
8 1 (0.30%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 56 (17.02%) Network Engineer
2 54 (16.41%) Analyst
3 47 (14.29%) Project Manager
4 43 (13.07%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 39 (11.85%) Infrastructure Manager
5 39 (11.85%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 36 (10.94%) Support Analyst
7 35 (10.64%) Senior Network Engineer
8 31 (9.42%) IT Engineer
9 30 (9.12%) Administrator
9 30 (9.12%) IT Support
10 29 (8.81%) Cisco Engineer
10 29 (8.81%) IT Manager
11 28 (8.51%) 3rd Line Engineer
12 26 (7.90%) IT Infrastructure Manager
12 26 (7.90%) IT Infrastructure Project Manager
12 26 (7.90%) IT Project Manager
12 26 (7.90%) Support Engineer
13 25 (7.60%) Systems Administrator
14 21 (6.38%) Cisco Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (0.91%) 802.1X
1 3 (0.91%) LAMP
2 2 (0.61%) LAPP Stack
2 2 (0.61%) Web Services
3 1 (0.30%) ActiveMQ
3 1 (0.30%) CSS
3 1 (0.30%) HTML
3 1 (0.30%) LEMP Stack
3 1 (0.30%) Middleware
3 1 (0.30%) RabbitMQ
3 1 (0.30%) Servlets
3 1 (0.30%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 67 (20.36%) Data Centre
2 9 (2.74%) HP Storage
3 7 (2.13%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (2.13%) Computer Science
3 7 (2.13%) Driving Licence
3 7 (2.13%) Video Conferencing
4 6 (1.82%) Management Information System
5 5 (1.52%) Blackberry
5 5 (1.52%) RSA SecurID
6 4 (1.22%) Client/Server
6 4 (1.22%) Clustering
6 4 (1.22%) iPad
7 3 (0.91%) CCTV
7 3 (0.91%) IVR
8 2 (0.61%) Fat Client
8 2 (0.61%) MPEG
8 2 (0.61%) Thin Client
8 2 (0.61%) Video on Demand
9 1 (0.30%) Enterprise Storage
9 1 (0.30%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 167 (50.76%) Windows
2 138 (41.95%) Windows Server
3 99 (30.09%) Windows Server 2008
4 77 (23.40%) Windows Server 2012
5 61 (18.54%) Linux
6 39 (11.85%) Windows 7
6 39 (11.85%) Windows Server 2003
7 29 (8.81%) Unix
8 17 (5.17%) Windows 10
9 15 (4.56%) Windows XP
10 10 (3.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 10 (3.04%) Solaris
11 8 (2.43%) Windows Vista
12 5 (1.52%) Android
12 5 (1.52%) Apple iOS
12 5 (1.52%) Debian
12 5 (1.52%) Mac OS X
12 5 (1.52%) Windows 8
13 4 (1.22%) CentOS
13 4 (1.22%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (15.50%) PRINCE2
2 49 (14.89%) Project Management
3 41 (12.46%) ITIL
4 34 (10.33%) Application Rationalisation
4 34 (10.33%) Data Management
4 34 (10.33%) Disaster Recovery
5 28 (8.51%) Agile Software Development
6 17 (5.17%) DevOps
7 16 (4.86%) Continuous Integration
8 15 (4.56%) Enterprise Architecture
8 15 (4.56%) High Availability
9 14 (4.26%) TOGAF
10 13 (3.95%) Identity Access Management
10 13 (3.95%) Mentoring
10 13 (3.95%) Zachman Framework
11 12 (3.65%) Network Management
11 12 (3.65%) Penetration Testing
12 11 (3.34%) Information Security
13 10 (3.04%) Service Management
14 9 (2.74%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 34 (10.33%) SQL
2 17 (5.17%) Python
3 16 (4.86%) Bash Shell
4 15 (4.56%) Ruby
5 6 (1.82%) Perl
6 5 (1.52%) PowerShell
7 4 (1.22%) PHP
8 2 (0.61%) C#
8 2 (0.61%) C++
8 2 (0.61%) VB
8 2 (0.61%) VBA
8 2 (0.61%) VBScript
9 1 (0.30%) Java
Qualifications
1 63 (19.15%) Cisco Certification
2 53 (16.11%) CCNA
3 47 (14.29%) CCNP
4 31 (9.42%) Microsoft Certification
5 23 (6.99%) MCSA
6 17 (5.17%) CCSA
6 17 (5.17%) CCSE
7 16 (4.86%) MCSE
8 13 (3.95%) Citrix Certification
9 11 (3.34%) Degree
10 9 (2.74%) MCP
11 8 (2.43%) APMP
12 6 (1.82%) CCEA
13 5 (1.52%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 4 (1.22%) CCA
14 4 (1.22%) CCNP Voice
14 4 (1.22%) ITIL Certification
14 4 (1.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 3 (0.91%) CCIE
15 3 (0.91%) Check Point Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (4.26%) SLA
2 6 (1.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (1.82%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.61%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.30%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 115 (34.95%) Active Directory
2 95 (28.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 35 (10.64%) Hyper-V
4 31 (9.42%) XenDesktop
5 23 (6.99%) XenApp
6 19 (5.78%) Terminal Services
6 19 (5.78%) Xen
7 18 (5.47%) KVM
8 15 (4.56%) vSphere
9 8 (2.43%) VMware ESX
9 8 (2.43%) VMware ESXi
10 5 (1.52%) Virtual Servers
11 4 (1.22%) OpenSIPS
11 4 (1.22%) XenServer
12 3 (0.91%) Virtual Machines
13 2 (0.61%) Oracle RAC
13 2 (0.61%) Postfix
13 2 (0.61%) SpamAssassin
14 1 (0.30%) Shibboleth
14 1 (0.30%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 18 (5.47%) Puppet
2 16 (4.86%) Opscode Chef
3 15 (4.56%) Cobbler
3 15 (4.56%) Tivoli
4 10 (3.04%) Backup Exec
4 10 (3.04%) SCCM
4 10 (3.04%) SCOM
5 6 (1.82%) Cisco CUCM
5 6 (1.82%) vMotion
6 5 (1.52%) NetBackup
7 4 (1.22%) Microsoft Clustering
7 4 (1.22%) Nessus
8 2 (0.61%) Ansible
8 2 (0.61%) Cisco UCCX
8 2 (0.61%) Oracle ZFS
8 2 (0.61%) SCVMM
8 2 (0.61%) XenMobile
8 2 (0.61%) yum
9 1 (0.30%) FortiGate
9 1 (0.30%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 132 (40.12%) VMware
2 123 (37.39%) Microsoft
3 118 (35.87%) Cisco
4 79 (24.01%) Citrix
5 33 (10.03%) HP
6 32 (9.73%) NetApp
7 29 (8.81%) CheckPoint
7 29 (8.81%) Oracle
8 14 (4.26%) Red Hat
8 14 (4.26%) Sage
9 13 (3.95%) Avaya
9 13 (3.95%) Juniper
10 9 (2.74%) Mitel
10 9 (2.74%) Symantec
11 8 (2.43%) Apple
11 8 (2.43%) F5
12 6 (1.82%) arcserve
12 6 (1.82%) CA
12 6 (1.82%) EMC
13 5 (1.52%) SonicWALL
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