Period
to 24 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Coventry with a requirement for WAN skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited WAN over the 6 months to 24 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wide Area Network (WAN)
West Midlands > Coventry
6 months to
24 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 73 84 79
Rank change year-on-year +11 -5 +5
Permanent jobs citing WAN 39 20 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Coventry 2.97% 1.51% 2.34%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 22.03% 9.90% 13.89%
Number of salaries quoted 34 17 34
Coventry median annual salary £35,000 £52,500 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -33.33% +56.72% +1.52%
10th Percentile £31,250 £27,400 £21,750
90th Percentile £47,500 £74,750 £47,500
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25% +8.84%

WAN is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Coventry with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Coventry
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 177 202 252
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Coventry 13.49% 15.25% 16.87%
Number of salaries quoted 143 174 208
Coventry median annual salary £43,000 £40,000 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.50% -1.23% +1.25%
10th Percentile £22,400 £25,750 £27,000
90th Percentile £61,250 £61,250 £61,250
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

WAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Coventry

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

Job vacancy trend for WAN in Coventry

WAN
Salary Trend in Coventry

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

Salary trend for WAN in Coventry

WAN
Salary Histogram in Coventry

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing WAN in Coventry over the 6 months to 24 June 2018.

Salary histogram for WAN in Coventry

For the 6 months to 24 June 2018, IT jobs citing WAN also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Coventry region with a requirement for WAN.

1 38 (97.44%) LAN
2 26 (66.67%) Windows
3 24 (61.54%) SLA
4 22 (56.41%) Data Centre
5 21 (53.85%) VMware
6 18 (46.15%) Cisco
6 18 (46.15%) Windows Server
7 15 (38.46%) VMware ESXi
8 14 (35.90%) Cisco ASA
9 13 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
9 13 (33.33%) Active Directory
9 13 (33.33%) ITIL
10 12 (30.77%) Microsoft
10 12 (30.77%) Project Management
11 11 (28.21%) Wi-Fi
11 11 (28.21%) Telecoms
11 11 (28.21%) SQL Server
12 9 (23.08%) CCNA
12 9 (23.08%) Cisco Certification
12 9 (23.08%) Firewall
12 9 (23.08%) Capacity Planning
12 9 (23.08%) Infrastructure Management
12 9 (23.08%) PMO
12 9 (23.08%) Contingency Planning
13 7 (17.95%) Virtual Team Management
13 7 (17.95%) Virtual Team
13 7 (17.95%) Network Management
13 7 (17.95%) Stakeholder Management
14 6 (15.38%) CCNP
14 6 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure

WAN
Co-occurring IT Skills in Coventry 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 2 (5.13%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (7.69%) Office 365
3 2 (5.13%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (2.56%) IaaS
4 1 (2.56%) PaaS
4 1 (2.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 38 (97.44%) LAN
2 14 (35.90%) Cisco ASA
3 11 (28.21%) Wi-Fi
4 9 (23.08%) Firewall
5 5 (12.82%) MPLS
6 4 (10.26%) VoIP
6 4 (10.26%) VPN
7 3 (7.69%) DNS
8 2 (5.13%) DHCP
8 2 (5.13%) Skype
8 2 (5.13%) SNMP
8 2 (5.13%) TCP/IP
9 1 (2.56%) Cisco IOS
9 1 (2.56%) FTP
9 1 (2.56%) HTTP
9 1 (2.56%) Kerberos
9 1 (2.56%) Network Security
9 1 (2.56%) SAN
9 1 (2.56%) SMTP
9 1 (2.56%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (28.21%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.56%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Burp Suite
1 1 (2.56%) GDB
1 1 (2.56%) Metasploit
1 1 (2.56%) sqlmap
General
1 11 (28.21%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.56%) Automotive
2 1 (2.56%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 15 (38.46%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 15 (38.46%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 14 (35.90%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
3 9 (23.08%) Head of Operations
4 6 (15.38%) Network Engineer
5 5 (12.82%) IT Engineer
5 5 (12.82%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (10.26%) Head of Infrastructure
7 3 (7.69%) Compliance Manager
7 3 (7.69%) Head of IT
7 3 (7.69%) Head of IT Operations
7 3 (7.69%) IT Manager
7 3 (7.69%) IT Security Manager
7 3 (7.69%) Security Compliance Manager
7 3 (7.69%) Security Manager
7 3 (7.69%) Support Engineer
8 2 (5.13%) Head of Engineering
8 2 (5.13%) Network Support
8 2 (5.13%) Network Support Engineer
8 2 (5.13%) Telephony Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.56%) .NET
1 1 (2.56%) LDAP
1 1 (2.56%) OAuth
Miscellaneous
1 22 (56.41%) Data Centre
2 7 (17.95%) Virtual Team
3 2 (5.13%) CMDB
3 2 (5.13%) Public Cloud
4 1 (2.56%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 26 (66.67%) Windows
2 18 (46.15%) Windows Server
3 3 (7.69%) Windows 7
4 2 (5.13%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (5.13%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (2.56%) Kali Linux
5 1 (2.56%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (33.33%) ITIL
1 13 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
2 12 (30.77%) Project Management
3 9 (23.08%) Capacity Planning
3 9 (23.08%) Contingency Planning
3 9 (23.08%) Infrastructure Management
4 7 (17.95%) Network Management
4 7 (17.95%) Stakeholder Management
4 7 (17.95%) Virtual Team Management
5 4 (10.26%) Cybersecurity
5 4 (10.26%) Problem Management
5 4 (10.26%) Security Architecture
6 3 (7.69%) Incident Management
6 3 (7.69%) Mobile Device Management
6 3 (7.69%) Performance Monitoring
6 3 (7.69%) Regulatory Compliance
6 3 (7.69%) Supplier Management
6 3 (7.69%) Tech Ops
7 2 (5.13%) SABSA
7 2 (5.13%) Software Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (7.69%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.56%) Java
2 1 (2.56%) Python
Qualifications
1 9 (23.08%) CCNA
1 9 (23.08%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (15.38%) CCNP
3 4 (10.26%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (7.69%) MCSE
5 2 (5.13%) Degree
6 1 (2.56%) CCSP
6 1 (2.56%) CISSP
6 1 (2.56%) ISSAP
6 1 (2.56%) MCSA
6 1 (2.56%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (61.54%) SLA
2 9 (23.08%) PMO
3 3 (7.69%) Cyber Essentials
3 3 (7.69%) GDPR
3 3 (7.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (7.69%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 15 (38.46%) VMware ESXi
2 13 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 3 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (5.13%) Hyper-V
5 1 (2.56%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (2.56%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 2 (5.13%) AirWatch
1 2 (5.13%) FortiGate
1 2 (5.13%) SCOM
2 1 (2.56%) CASB
2 1 (2.56%) Nmap
2 1 (2.56%) SCOrch
2 1 (2.56%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 21 (53.85%) VMware
2 18 (46.15%) Cisco
3 12 (30.77%) Microsoft
4 3 (7.69%) HP
5 2 (5.13%) Aruba
5 2 (5.13%) Avaya
5 2 (5.13%) Brocade
5 2 (5.13%) Juniper
5 2 (5.13%) Mitel
5 2 (5.13%) Symantec
6 1 (2.56%) Blue Coat
6 1 (2.56%) CheckPoint
6 1 (2.56%) F5
6 1 (2.56%) MobileIron