The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Devon 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 29 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wide Area Network (WAN)
South West > Devon
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 46 50 41
Rank change year-on-year +4 -9  
Permanent jobs citing WAN 6 11 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Devon 1.86% 3.20% 3.48%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.32% 31.43% 17.11%
Number of salaries quoted 6 7 12
Devon median annual salary £36,301 £35,000 £34,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.71% +1.44%  
10th Percentile £18,625 £31,262 £30,750
90th Percentile £38,816 £35,000 £38,625
South West median annual salary £38,500 £34,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year +13.23% -13.92%  

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 Devon with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Devon
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 53 35 76
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Devon 16.46% 10.17% 20.32%
Number of salaries quoted 162 108 130
Devon median annual salary £35,000 £34,500 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.44% +4.54%  
10th Percentile £19,000 £25,100 £21,250
90th Percentile £63,750 £47,500 £37,500
South West median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +14.28% -6.66%  

WAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Devon

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

Job vacancy trend for WAN in Devon

WAN
Salary Trend in Devon

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

Salary trend for WAN in Devon

WAN
Salary Histogram in Devon

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing WAN in Devon over the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

Salary histogram for WAN in Devon

WAN
Job Locations in Devon

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WAN within the Devon region over the 3 months to 29 June 2017. 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 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
Exeter -2 5 £36,301 +3.71%
WAN
South West

For the 6 months to 29 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 Devon region with a requirement for WAN.

1 17 (94.44%) LAN
2 13 (72.22%) Cisco
3 11 (61.11%) Cisco Certification
4 10 (55.56%) Active Directory
4 10 (55.56%) ITIL
5 8 (44.44%) Microsoft
6 7 (38.89%) Windows
6 7 (38.89%) CCNA
6 7 (38.89%) Network Security
7 6 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring
7 6 (33.33%) Windows Server
7 6 (33.33%) Firewall
7 6 (33.33%) VPN
8 5 (27.78%) SAN
8 5 (27.78%) VMware
8 5 (27.78%) Data Centre
8 5 (27.78%) VMware Infrastructure
9 4 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (22.22%) Load Balancing
9 4 (22.22%) Kalman Filter
9 4 (22.22%) Line Management
9 4 (22.22%) Service Delivery
9 4 (22.22%) Cloud Computing
9 4 (22.22%) Change Control
9 4 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (22.22%) Web Filtering
9 4 (22.22%) Wi-Fi
9 4 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (22.22%) Internet
9 4 (22.22%) CCNP

WAN
Co-occurring IT Skills in Devon 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 4 (22.22%) MS Exchange
2 3 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (5.56%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 4 (22.22%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (5.56%) IaaS
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (5.56%) PaaS
2 1 (5.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (94.44%) LAN
2 7 (38.89%) Network Security
3 6 (33.33%) Firewall
3 6 (33.33%) VPN
4 5 (27.78%) SAN
5 4 (22.22%) Internet
5 4 (22.22%) Wi-Fi
6 3 (16.67%) IMAP
6 3 (16.67%) SMTP
6 3 (16.67%) VLAN
7 2 (11.11%) SNMP
7 2 (11.11%) TCP/IP
7 2 (11.11%) Wireless
7 2 (11.11%) Wireshark
7 2 (11.11%) WLAN
8 1 (5.56%) DHCP
8 1 (5.56%) DNS
8 1 (5.56%) DSL
8 1 (5.56%) FTP
8 1 (5.56%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) MySQL
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (5.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (33.33%) Administrator
2 4 (22.22%) IT Administrator
3 3 (16.67%) Active Directory Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) Exchange Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) Field Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) Network Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) Windows Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) 1st Line Support
4 2 (11.11%) Cisco Administrator
4 2 (11.11%) Cisco Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Cisco Network Administrator
4 2 (11.11%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Network Administrator
5 1 (5.56%) 1st Line Support Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) 1st Line Support Technician
5 1 (5.56%) 1st Line Technical Support
5 1 (5.56%) Support Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Support Technician
5 1 (5.56%) Technical Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Technical Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (16.67%) MAPI
2 1 (5.56%) CGI
2 1 (5.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (27.78%) Data Centre
2 3 (16.67%) Driving Licence
2 3 (16.67%) EPoS
2 3 (16.67%) iPad
3 2 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (5.56%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 7 (38.89%) Windows
2 6 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 4 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (16.67%) Unix
5 2 (11.11%) Linux
5 2 (11.11%) Windows 2000 Server
5 2 (11.11%) Windows XP
6 1 (5.56%) SUSE
6 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (5.56%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (55.56%) ITIL
2 6 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring
3 4 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (22.22%) Change Control
3 4 (22.22%) Kalman Filter
3 4 (22.22%) Line Management
3 4 (22.22%) Load Balancing
3 4 (22.22%) Service Delivery
3 4 (22.22%) Web Filtering
4 2 (11.11%) HOOD
5 1 (5.56%) Data Security
5 1 (5.56%) Feasibility Study
5 1 (5.56%) Information Security
5 1 (5.56%) Information Security Management
5 1 (5.56%) IT Strategy
5 1 (5.56%) ITSM
5 1 (5.56%) Security Management
5 1 (5.56%) Security Operations
5 1 (5.56%) Service Management
5 1 (5.56%) Social Engineering
Programming Languages
1 4 (22.22%) SQL
2 1 (5.56%) C
2 1 (5.56%) Java
2 1 (5.56%) Python
Qualifications
1 11 (61.11%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (38.89%) CCNA
3 4 (22.22%) CCNP
4 1 (5.56%) CCENT
4 1 (5.56%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) ISO 22301
1 1 (5.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 10 (55.56%) Active Directory
2 5 (27.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (16.67%) Hyper-V
4 2 (11.11%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (5.56%) VMware Workstation
5 1 (5.56%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) Backup Exec
1 1 (5.56%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (5.56%) WSUS
Vendors
1 13 (72.22%) Cisco
2 8 (44.44%) Microsoft
3 5 (27.78%) VMware
4 3 (16.67%) NetApp
5 2 (11.11%) HP
6 1 (5.56%) Dell
6 1 (5.56%) ProCurve
6 1 (5.56%) Sophos
6 1 (5.56%) Symantec