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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 64 91 78
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -13
Permanent jobs citing WAN 278 147 205
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 3.77% 2.78% 3.53%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 18.85% 16.44% 17.43%
Number of salaries quoted 218 127 165
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -2.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £53,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -1.31%
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
1475 894 1176
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 19.99% 16.90% 20.25%
Number of salaries quoted 1099 679 906
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 £25,000 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
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 18 September 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 18 September 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 +34 218 £42,500 +12.58% 9
North Yorkshire -17 26 £45,000 +60.71% 2
South Yorkshire -14 17 £42,500 -9.57% 3
East Yorkshire +10 11 £28,250 +28.40% 3
WAN
England

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 September 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.

1 451 (94.75%) LAN
2 295 (61.97%) Cisco
3 242 (50.84%) Cisco Certification
4 227 (47.69%) Firewall
5 202 (42.44%) CCNP
6 153 (32.14%) Windows
7 127 (26.68%) CCNA
7 127 (26.68%) Network Security
8 120 (25.21%) VoIP
9 116 (24.37%) MPLS
10 115 (24.16%) Microsoft
11 112 (23.53%) CheckPoint
11 112 (23.53%) Cisco ASA
12 107 (22.48%) ITIL
13 94 (19.75%) Active Directory
14 91 (19.12%) VMware
15 87 (18.28%) VPN
16 83 (17.44%) TCP/IP
17 71 (14.92%) MS Excel
17 71 (14.92%) Incident Management
18 69 (14.50%) Windows Server 2008
19 65 (13.66%) BGP
20 63 (13.24%) CCSP
20 63 (13.24%) Capacity Planning
21 62 (13.03%) Load Balancing
21 62 (13.03%) MS Exchange
22 54 (11.34%) E-Commerce
23 53 (11.13%) Windows Server 2003
24 51 (10.71%) OSPF
25 50 (10.50%) FWSM

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 62 (13.03%) MS Exchange
2 38 (7.98%) Exchange Server 2007
3 21 (4.41%) SharePoint
3 21 (4.41%) Exchange Server 2003
3 21 (4.41%) Exchange Server 2013
4 20 (4.20%) Exchange Server 2010
5 9 (1.89%) IIS
6 4 (0.84%) Apache
7 3 (0.63%) Lync
8 1 (0.21%) IBM Notes
8 1 (0.21%) Lotus Domino
8 1 (0.21%) Site Server
Applications
1 71 (14.92%) MS Excel
2 25 (5.25%) MS Office
3 9 (1.89%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.63%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (0.42%) Line 500
Cloud Services
1 8 (1.68%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (0.84%) Office 365
3 2 (0.42%) SaaS
4 1 (0.21%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.21%) PaaS
4 1 (0.21%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 451 (94.75%) LAN
2 227 (47.69%) Firewall
3 127 (26.68%) Network Security
4 120 (25.21%) VoIP
5 116 (24.37%) MPLS
6 112 (23.53%) Cisco ASA
7 87 (18.28%) VPN
8 83 (17.44%) TCP/IP
9 65 (13.66%) BGP
10 51 (10.71%) OSPF
11 50 (10.50%) FWSM
12 48 (10.08%) SAN
13 38 (7.98%) Wireless
14 35 (7.35%) DNS
15 31 (6.51%) Internet
16 29 (6.09%) EIGRP
17 28 (5.88%) Cisco IOS
18 27 (5.67%) DHCP
19 24 (5.04%) Cisco PIX
20 20 (4.20%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (9.03%) SQL Server
2 19 (3.99%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (2.10%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (0.84%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (0.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (0.42%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (0.42%) MySQL
7 1 (0.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.21%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.21%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (0.42%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.21%) Subversion
General
1 33 (6.93%) Finance
2 21 (4.41%) Telecoms
3 5 (1.05%) Advertising
3 5 (1.05%) Retail
4 4 (0.84%) Legal
5 2 (0.42%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.21%) Local Government
6 1 (0.21%) Marketing
6 1 (0.21%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 200 (42.02%) Network Engineer
2 91 (19.12%) Analyst
3 70 (14.71%) Architect
4 63 (13.24%) Senior Network Engineer
5 55 (11.55%) Network Analyst
6 47 (9.87%) Support Analyst
7 42 (8.82%) Support Engineer
8 40 (8.40%) Solutions Architect
9 38 (7.98%) Network Support
10 30 (6.30%) Senior Analyst
11 25 (5.25%) Senior Network Analyst
12 20 (4.20%) Network Support Analyst
13 19 (3.99%) Administrator
13 19 (3.99%) Network Architect
13 19 (3.99%) Network Administrator
13 19 (3.99%) IT Support
14 17 (3.57%) Senior Support Analyst
14 17 (3.57%) Infrastructure Manager
15 16 (3.36%) Network Support Engineer
15 16 (3.36%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (0.84%) LAMP
2 1 (0.21%) FIX Protocol
2 1 (0.21%) .NET Framework
2 1 (0.21%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 1 (0.21%) ASP.NET
2 1 (0.21%) .NET
2 1 (0.21%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 28 (5.88%) Blackberry
1 28 (5.88%) Clustering
2 21 (4.41%) Analytical Skills
3 20 (4.20%) CMDB
4 13 (2.73%) Firmware
4 13 (2.73%) Management Information System
5 12 (2.52%) IVR
6 6 (1.26%) Video Conferencing
7 3 (0.63%) Statistics
7 3 (0.63%) Replication
8 2 (0.42%) GIS
8 2 (0.42%) Enterprise Storage
8 2 (0.42%) EqualLogic
8 2 (0.42%) FMCG
8 2 (0.42%) RMADS
9 1 (0.21%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.21%) User Experience
9 1 (0.21%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.21%) NHS
9 1 (0.21%) CLARiiON
Operating Systems
1 153 (32.14%) Windows
2 69 (14.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 53 (11.13%) Windows Server 2003
4 36 (7.56%) Windows 7
4 36 (7.56%) Windows Server 2012
5 25 (5.25%) UNIX
6 24 (5.04%) Linux
7 10 (2.10%) Windows XP
8 8 (1.68%) Windows 8
9 6 (1.26%) Android
10 4 (0.84%) Windows NT
11 3 (0.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 2 (0.42%) CentOS
13 1 (0.21%) Mac OS
13 1 (0.21%) Apple iOS
13 1 (0.21%) VMS
13 1 (0.21%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 107 (22.48%) ITIL
2 71 (14.92%) Incident Management
3 63 (13.24%) Capacity Planning
4 62 (13.03%) Load Balancing
5 54 (11.34%) E-Commerce
6 41 (8.61%) Network Design
7 36 (7.56%) Project Management
8 33 (6.93%) Mentoring
9 26 (5.46%) Analytics
10 25 (5.25%) Business Intelligence
10 25 (5.25%) PRINCE2
11 22 (4.62%) CRM
12 21 (4.41%) ETL
13 20 (4.20%) Enterprise Architecture
13 20 (4.20%) WFM
13 20 (4.20%) Supplier Management
13 20 (4.20%) Network Management
13 20 (4.20%) Contact Management
13 20 (4.20%) EAI
13 20 (4.20%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 11 (2.31%) SQL
2 3 (0.63%) C
3 2 (0.42%) VB
3 2 (0.42%) PHP
3 2 (0.42%) PowerShell
4 1 (0.21%) C#
4 1 (0.21%) Perl
4 1 (0.21%) Lisp
Qualifications
1 242 (50.84%) Cisco Certification
2 202 (42.44%) CCNP
3 127 (26.68%) CCNA
4 63 (13.24%) CCSP
5 49 (10.29%) Microsoft Certification
6 48 (10.08%) MCSE
7 31 (6.51%) CCIE
8 21 (4.41%) MCSA
9 17 (3.57%) MCP
10 15 (3.15%) CCSE
11 12 (2.52%) CCDP
12 11 (2.31%) Check Point Certification
12 11 (2.31%) ITIL Certification
13 10 (2.10%) CCSA
13 10 (2.10%) Degree
14 8 (1.68%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 7 (1.47%) CCDA
16 6 (1.26%) CCVP
17 4 (0.84%) CCIP
17 4 (0.84%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (7.56%) SLA
2 17 (3.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (1.47%) PCI DSS
4 4 (0.84%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.21%) QA
5 1 (0.21%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 94 (19.75%) Active Directory
2 39 (8.19%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (2.94%) VMware ESXi
4 13 (2.73%) VMware ESX
5 11 (2.31%) XenApp
6 8 (1.68%) Hyper-V
7 5 (1.05%) vSphere
8 4 (0.84%) VMware Workstation
8 4 (0.84%) vCloud
8 4 (0.84%) VMware Server
9 3 (0.63%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 2 (0.42%) Terminal Services
10 2 (0.42%) ISA Server
10 2 (0.42%) XenServer
10 2 (0.42%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 11 (2.31%) SCCM
2 9 (1.89%) Cisco CUCM
3 5 (1.05%) Cisco UCCX
4 4 (0.84%) Backup Exec
4 4 (0.84%) Cisco UCCE
5 2 (0.42%) Nagios
6 1 (0.21%) SCOM
6 1 (0.21%) SCVMM
6 1 (0.21%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (0.21%) FortiGate
6 1 (0.21%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 295 (61.97%) Cisco
2 115 (24.16%) Microsoft
3 112 (23.53%) CheckPoint
4 91 (19.12%) VMware
5 29 (6.09%) Citrix
6 27 (5.67%) F5
7 24 (5.04%) Juniper
8 20 (4.20%) SolarWinds
9 19 (3.99%) HP
10 14 (2.94%) Veritas
11 12 (2.52%) Apple
11 12 (2.52%) Fortinet
12 11 (2.31%) Dell
13 10 (2.10%) NetApp
14 8 (1.68%) Riverbed
15 6 (1.26%) SAP
15 6 (1.26%) Capita
16 5 (1.05%) Oracle
16 5 (1.05%) Symantec
16 5 (1.05%) EMC
Leeds, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Hull, North Humberside
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £28,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
North Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + Oncall + Good Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Barnsley, South Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £27000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
West Yorkshire
QUANTICA
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Kelway Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £22,000 per annum £20,000 - £22,000 + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Hudson - London
Salary: £30000 - £34000 per annum + 23 days holiday, Pension
Posted: 6 days ago
Sheffield
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
Kingston Upon Hull
Interquest - IQ ERP
Salary: £30000 per annum + car (or allowance)+bonus+pension
Posted: 17 days ago