The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Aberdeen with a requirement for WAN skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited WAN over the 3 months to 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wide Area Network (WAN)
Scotland / Aberdeen
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 14 - 11
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing WAN 1 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Aberdeen 2.27% - 5.36%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 25.00% - 42.86%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Median salary - - £39,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - -5.88%  

WAN is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Aberdeen with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Aberdeen
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 4 6 7
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Aberdeen 9.09% 19.35% 12.50%
Number of salaries quoted 3 7 19
Median salary £47,500 £33,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +43.93% -34.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,050 £21,750 £33,600
10% offered a salary of more than £51,750 £52,500 £51,300
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

WAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Aberdeen

Job postings citing WAN as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Aberdeen.

Job vacancy trend for WAN in Aberdeen

WAN
Salary Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WAN in Aberdeen.

Salary trend for WAN in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, 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 Aberdeen region with a requirement for WAN.

1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft App-V
1 1 (100.00%) WSUS
1 1 (100.00%) SCCM
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) XenApp
1 1 (100.00%) XenDesktop
1 1 (100.00%) vSphere
1 1 (100.00%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server

WAN
Co-occurring IT Skills in Aberdeen 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Pensions Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Systems Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Systems Analyst
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft App-V
1 1 (100.00%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) vSphere
1 1 (100.00%) XenApp
1 1 (100.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) SCCM
1 1 (100.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) VMware