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

Wide Area Network (WAN)
Devon / Exeter
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 37 33 6
Rank change year-on-year -4 -27  
Permanent jobs citing WAN 7 2 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Exeter 3.04% 1.34% 17.73%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 15.91% 13.33% 71.43%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 25
Median salary £28,500 £17,500 £32,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +62.85% -45.31%  
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 Exeter with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Exeter
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 44 15 35
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Exeter 19.13% 10.07% 24.82%
Number of salaries quoted 36 15 32
Median salary £32,500 £29,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.06% -17.14%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% +2.40%  

WAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Exeter

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Exeter 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 Exeter

WAN
Salary Trend in Exeter

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

Salary trend for WAN in Exeter

For the 6 months to 28 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 Exeter region with a requirement for WAN.

1 24 (100.00%) LAN
2 14 (58.33%) Microsoft
3 10 (41.67%) Java
3 10 (41.67%) .NET
3 10 (41.67%) SQL Server
3 10 (41.67%) Network Security
4 9 (37.50%) Performance Monitoring
4 9 (37.50%) DevOps
4 9 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
4 9 (37.50%) IIS
4 9 (37.50%) Oracle
4 9 (37.50%) Perl
4 9 (37.50%) SQL
4 9 (37.50%) ITIL
4 9 (37.50%) Windows
4 9 (37.50%) Linux
4 9 (37.50%) Apache
4 9 (37.50%) Tomcat
4 9 (37.50%) Python
4 9 (37.50%) MS Excel
4 9 (37.50%) CCNA
4 9 (37.50%) Active Directory
4 9 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
4 9 (37.50%) Internet
5 7 (29.17%) Service Delivery
5 7 (29.17%) Cloud Computing
5 7 (29.17%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (20.83%) Retail
6 5 (20.83%) Coaching
6 5 (20.83%) Degree

WAN
Co-occurring IT Skills in Exeter 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 9 (37.50%) Apache
1 9 (37.50%) IIS
1 9 (37.50%) Tomcat
Applications
1 9 (37.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (29.17%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (4.17%) IaaS
2 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (4.17%) PaaS
2 1 (4.17%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (100.00%) LAN
2 10 (41.67%) Network Security
3 9 (37.50%) Internet
4 2 (8.33%) WLAN
5 1 (4.17%) Firewall
5 1 (4.17%) VoIP
5 1 (4.17%) VPN
5 1 (4.17%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (41.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 5 (20.83%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (37.50%) Administrator
1 9 (37.50%) DevOps Engineer
2 7 (29.17%) IT Administrator
3 5 (20.83%) Team Leader
4 2 (8.33%) Cisco Administrator
4 2 (8.33%) Cisco Network Administrator
4 2 (8.33%) Network Administrator
5 1 (4.17%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (41.67%) .NET
2 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.83%) EPoS
2 2 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.17%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 9 (37.50%) Linux
1 9 (37.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
1 9 (37.50%) DevOps
1 9 (37.50%) ITIL
1 9 (37.50%) Performance Monitoring
2 7 (29.17%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (29.17%) Service Delivery
3 5 (20.83%) Coaching
3 5 (20.83%) CRM
3 5 (20.83%) ERP
4 2 (8.33%) HOOD
5 1 (4.17%) Security Operations
Programming Languages
1 10 (41.67%) Java
2 9 (37.50%) Perl
2 9 (37.50%) Python
2 9 (37.50%) SQL
3 1 (4.17%) C#
3 1 (4.17%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (37.50%) CCNA
1 9 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (20.83%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (37.50%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 14 (58.33%) Microsoft
2 9 (37.50%) Oracle
3 2 (8.33%) Cisco