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 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wide Area Network (WAN)
Devon / Exeter
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 40 36 37
Rank change year-on-year -4 +1  
Permanent jobs citing WAN 5 7 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Exeter 2.23% 3.32% 4.69%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 23.81% 36.84% 18.37%
Number of salaries quoted 5 6 9
Median salary £36,301 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.71% -  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - -5.88%  

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 21 19 49
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Exeter 9.38% 9.00% 25.52%
Number of salaries quoted 21 18 29
Median salary £30,000 £34,500 £31,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.04% +11.29%  
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £27,398 £23,750
10% offered a salary of more than £36,301 £35,000 £35,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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

WAN
Salary Histogram in Exeter

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing WAN in Exeter over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Salary histogram for WAN in Exeter

For the 6 months to 23 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 Exeter region with a requirement for WAN.

1 11 (91.67%) LAN
1 11 (91.67%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (83.33%) ITIL
3 7 (58.33%) Cisco
3 7 (58.33%) CCNA
3 7 (58.33%) Network Security
4 6 (50.00%) Performance Monitoring
4 6 (50.00%) Active Directory
4 6 (50.00%) Microsoft
5 5 (41.67%) Data Centre
6 4 (33.33%) Web Filtering
6 4 (33.33%) Load Balancing
6 4 (33.33%) Kalman Filter
6 4 (33.33%) Line Management
6 4 (33.33%) Change Control
6 4 (33.33%) CCNP
6 4 (33.33%) Internet
6 4 (33.33%) Service Delivery
6 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (33.33%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (16.67%) VPN
7 2 (16.67%) HOOD
7 2 (16.67%) WLAN
7 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (8.33%) Security Operations
8 1 (8.33%) IaaS
8 1 (8.33%) CCENT
8 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
8 1 (8.33%) Unix
8 1 (8.33%) Windows

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:

Cloud Services
1 4 (33.33%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (8.33%) IaaS
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (8.33%) PaaS
2 1 (8.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (91.67%) LAN
2 7 (58.33%) Network Security
3 4 (33.33%) Internet
4 2 (16.67%) VPN
4 2 (16.67%) WLAN
5 1 (8.33%) DSL
5 1 (8.33%) Firewall
5 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
5 1 (8.33%) VoIP
5 1 (8.33%) Wireless
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Administrator
2 4 (33.33%) IT Administrator
3 2 (16.67%) Cisco Administrator
3 2 (16.67%) Cisco Network Administrator
3 2 (16.67%) Network Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) 1st Line Support
4 1 (8.33%) 1st Line Support Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) 1st Line Technical Support
4 1 (8.33%) Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Network Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Support Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Technical Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Technical Support
4 1 (8.33%) Technical Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 5 (41.67%) Data Centre
2 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Unix
1 1 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (83.33%) ITIL
2 6 (50.00%) Performance Monitoring
3 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (33.33%) Change Control
3 4 (33.33%) Kalman Filter
3 4 (33.33%) Line Management
3 4 (33.33%) Load Balancing
3 4 (33.33%) Service Delivery
3 4 (33.33%) Web Filtering
4 2 (16.67%) HOOD
5 1 (8.33%) Security Operations
Qualifications
1 11 (91.67%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (58.33%) CCNA
3 4 (33.33%) CCNP
4 1 (8.33%) CCENT
4 1 (8.33%) Network+ Certification
System Software
1 6 (50.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (58.33%) Cisco
2 6 (50.00%) Microsoft