Period
to 17 November 2017

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 6 months to 17 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wide Area Network (WAN)
South West > Devon
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 64 54 64
Rank change year-on-year -10 +10 -26
Permanent jobs citing WAN 8 37 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Devon 1.41% 4.71% 1.77%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.26% 28.03% 11.21%
Number of salaries quoted 8 29 12
Devon median annual salary £22,000 £32,500 £32,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -32.31% +1.56% -4.48%
10th Percentile £18,250 £21,896 £21,275
90th Percentile £51,000 £38,816 £35,750
South West median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +7.14% -6.67% +7.14%

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 Devon with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Devon
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 78 132 116
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Devon 13.73% 16.79% 15.83%
Number of salaries quoted 69 114 92
Devon median annual salary £35,000 £31,135 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.41% +3.78% -18.92%
10th Percentile £20,500 £21,750 £19,000
90th Percentile £66,500 £53,750 £45,000
South West median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -

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 6 months to 17 November 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 6 months to 17 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Exeter -23 3 £18,250 -45.93%
Torquay - 3 £47,500 -
Plymouth +4 1 £24,000 -31.43%
WAN
South West

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 4 (50.00%) Windows
1 4 (50.00%) LAN
1 4 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 4 (50.00%) VPN
2 3 (37.50%) DSL
2 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 3 (37.50%) Unix
2 3 (37.50%) Windows Server
3 2 (25.00%) Proactive Management
3 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (25.00%) Incident Management
3 2 (25.00%) VMware
3 2 (25.00%) AWK
3 2 (25.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (25.00%) Git (software)
3 2 (25.00%) Mercurial
3 2 (25.00%) Bash Shell
3 2 (25.00%) Embedded Software Development
3 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (25.00%) Cisco
3 2 (25.00%) Linux
3 2 (25.00%) Python
3 2 (25.00%) C
3 2 (25.00%) C++
3 2 (25.00%) Perl
3 2 (25.00%) Internet
4 1 (12.50%) Embedded C
4 1 (12.50%) CCNA
4 1 (12.50%) Active Directory

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:

Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (50.00%) LAN
1 4 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 4 (50.00%) VPN
2 3 (37.50%) DSL
3 2 (25.00%) Internet
4 1 (12.50%) DHCP
4 1 (12.50%) DNS
4 1 (12.50%) Firewall
4 1 (12.50%) FTP
4 1 (12.50%) SAN
4 1 (12.50%) SNMP
4 1 (12.50%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (25.00%) Mercurial
General
1 2 (25.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (12.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Technical Support
2 3 (37.50%) Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Support Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Technical Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Technical Support Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) 1st Line Support
3 2 (25.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support
3 2 (25.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) 1st/2nd Line Technical Support
3 2 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) 2nd Line Technical Support
3 2 (25.00%) 2nd Line Technical Support Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Senior Software Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Software Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) 1st Line Technical Support
4 1 (12.50%) IT Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Support Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Support Technician
4 1 (12.50%) Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Windows
2 3 (37.50%) Unix
2 3 (37.50%) Windows Server
3 2 (25.00%) Linux
4 1 (12.50%) Windows 2000 Server
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (12.50%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Embedded Software Development
1 2 (25.00%) Incident Management
1 2 (25.00%) Proactive Management
1 2 (25.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (12.50%) Security Patching
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) AWK
1 2 (25.00%) Bash Shell
1 2 (25.00%) C
1 2 (25.00%) C++
1 2 (25.00%) Perl
1 2 (25.00%) Python
2 1 (12.50%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) CCENT
1 1 (12.50%) CCNA
1 1 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (12.50%) Network+ Certification
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
2 1 (12.50%) Hyper-V
2 1 (12.50%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (12.50%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) WSUS
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 2 (25.00%) Cisco
2 2 (25.00%) VMware
3 1 (12.50%) Dell
3 1 (12.50%) HP
3 1 (12.50%) ProCurve
3 1 (12.50%) SAP