The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Croydon 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 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wide Area Network (WAN)
London / Croydon
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 27 28 31
Rank change year-on-year +1 +3  
Permanent jobs citing WAN 7 16 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Croydon 3.95% 6.35% 1.78%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 29.17% 27.12% 8.57%
Number of salaries quoted 7 16 2
Median salary £37,500 £56,250 £26,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -33.33% +116.34%  
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £42,500 £22,800
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £29,200
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

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 Croydon with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Croydon
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 24 59 35
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Croydon 13.56% 23.41% 20.71%
Number of salaries quoted 21 54 34
Median salary £52,500 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.52% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £25,700 £25,200
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £59,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% +2.40%  

WAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Croydon

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Croydon citing WAN as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for WAN in Croydon

WAN
Salary Trend in Croydon

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

Salary trend for WAN in Croydon

WAN
Salary Histogram in Croydon

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing WAN in Croydon over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Salary histogram for WAN in Croydon

WAN
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 Croydon region with a requirement for WAN.

1 8 (72.73%) LAN
1 8 (72.73%) Cisco
1 8 (72.73%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (63.64%) BGP
2 7 (63.64%) CCNP
3 6 (54.55%) CCNA
3 6 (54.55%) Juniper
3 6 (54.55%) EIGRP
3 6 (54.55%) OSPF
4 5 (45.45%) Telecoms
5 4 (36.36%) Cisco ASA
5 4 (36.36%) Finance
5 4 (36.36%) MPLS
5 4 (36.36%) CheckPoint
5 4 (36.36%) VoIP
5 4 (36.36%) TCP/IP
6 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
6 3 (27.27%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (27.27%) Windows
6 3 (27.27%) Linux
6 3 (27.27%) SQL
6 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
6 3 (27.27%) SAP
6 3 (27.27%) Nagios
6 3 (27.27%) SAN
6 3 (27.27%) NetApp
6 3 (27.27%) Red Hat
6 3 (27.27%) Active Directory
6 3 (27.27%) HP
6 3 (27.27%) Manufacturing

WAN
Co-occurring IT Skills in Croydon 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:

Business Applications
1 3 (27.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 8 (72.73%) LAN
2 7 (63.64%) BGP
3 6 (54.55%) EIGRP
3 6 (54.55%) OSPF
4 4 (36.36%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (36.36%) MPLS
4 4 (36.36%) TCP/IP
4 4 (36.36%) VoIP
5 3 (27.27%) Firewall
5 3 (27.27%) iSCSI
5 3 (27.27%) Multicast
5 3 (27.27%) SAN
5 3 (27.27%) VPLS
6 2 (18.18%) Cisco IOS
6 2 (18.18%) NetScreen
7 1 (9.09%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (9.09%) Ethernet
7 1 (9.09%) SS7
7 1 (9.09%) VLAN
7 1 (9.09%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
1 3 (27.27%) SQL Server 2008
1 3 (27.27%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 5 (45.45%) Telecoms
2 4 (36.36%) Finance
3 3 (27.27%) Electronics
3 3 (27.27%) Manufacturing
3 3 (27.27%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) 2nd Line Engineer
1 5 (45.45%) Network Engineer
2 4 (36.36%) 2nd Line Network Engineer
3 3 (27.27%) Administrator
3 3 (27.27%) Senior Windows Administrator
3 3 (27.27%) Windows Administrator
4 1 (9.09%) Network Support
4 1 (9.09%) NOC Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Voice Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Clustering
2 2 (18.18%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (27.27%) Linux
1 3 (27.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 3 (27.27%) Windows
1 3 (27.27%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) Capacity Planning
1 3 (27.27%) Digital Marketing
1 3 (27.27%) Programme Management
1 3 (27.27%) Security Testing
2 1 (9.09%) Change Control
2 1 (9.09%) Change Management
2 1 (9.09%) ITIL
2 1 (9.09%) Mentoring
2 1 (9.09%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) PowerShell
1 3 (27.27%) SQL
2 1 (9.09%) Lua
Qualifications
1 8 (72.73%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (63.64%) CCNP
3 6 (54.55%) CCNA
4 1 (9.09%) CCIE
4 1 (9.09%) JNCIA
4 1 (9.09%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (27.27%) Active Directory
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft App-V
1 3 (27.27%) vSphere
2 1 (9.09%) Kamailio
Systems Management
1 3 (27.27%) Nagios
1 3 (27.27%) SCCM
2 2 (18.18%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 8 (72.73%) Cisco
2 6 (54.55%) Juniper
3 4 (36.36%) CheckPoint
4 3 (27.27%) HP
4 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
4 3 (27.27%) NetApp
4 3 (27.27%) Red Hat
4 3 (27.27%) SAP
4 3 (27.27%) SonicWALL
4 3 (27.27%) VMware
4 3 (27.27%) WatchGuard
5 2 (18.18%) Fortinet
6 1 (9.09%) Avaya
6 1 (9.09%) BroadSoft
6 1 (9.09%) Dialogic
6 1 (9.09%) Mitel
6 1 (9.09%) SolarWinds
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