The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Harrogate 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 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wide Area Network (WAN)
North Yorkshire / Harrogate
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 25 20 33
Rank change year-on-year -5 +13  
Permanent jobs citing WAN 8 12 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Harrogate 4.71% 6.45% 7.69%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 17.02% 20.69% 39.19%
Number of salaries quoted 6 11 28
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,250 £29,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £45,000 £46,500
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 Harrogate with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Harrogate
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 47 58 74
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Harrogate 27.65% 31.18% 19.63%
Number of salaries quoted 43 43 66
Median salary £21,500 £45,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -52.22% +20.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £29,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

WAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Harrogate

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Harrogate 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 Harrogate

WAN
Salary Trend in Harrogate

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

Salary trend for WAN in Harrogate

WAN
Salary Histogram in Harrogate

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing WAN in Harrogate over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Salary histogram for WAN in Harrogate

For the 6 months to 22 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 Harrogate region with a requirement for WAN.

1 19 (100.00%) LAN
2 15 (78.95%) Microsoft
3 13 (68.42%) Firewall
4 12 (63.16%) Citrix
4 12 (63.16%) TCP/IP
5 11 (57.89%) Active Directory
6 10 (52.63%) VPN
6 10 (52.63%) ITIL
7 9 (47.37%) Windows
7 9 (47.37%) Cisco Certification
8 8 (42.11%) Cisco
8 8 (42.11%) VMware
9 7 (36.84%) SQL
10 6 (31.58%) DNS
10 6 (31.58%) Unix
10 6 (31.58%) MS Exchange
10 6 (31.58%) CCNP
10 6 (31.58%) VMware Infrastructure
10 6 (31.58%) Windows Server 2008
10 6 (31.58%) XenApp
10 6 (31.58%) Office 365
10 6 (31.58%) Windows Server 2012
10 6 (31.58%) Data Centre
11 5 (26.32%) Palo Alto
11 5 (26.32%) FortiGate
11 5 (26.32%) Exchange Server 2013
11 5 (26.32%) NetScaler
11 5 (26.32%) Isilon
11 5 (26.32%) VMware ESXi
11 5 (26.32%) Exchange Server 2010

WAN
Co-occurring IT Skills in Harrogate 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 6 (31.58%) MS Exchange
2 5 (26.32%) Exchange Server 2003
2 5 (26.32%) Exchange Server 2007
2 5 (26.32%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (26.32%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (5.26%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (26.32%) Microsoft Office
1 5 (26.32%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Sage X3
Cloud Services
1 6 (31.58%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 19 (100.00%) LAN
2 13 (68.42%) Firewall
3 12 (63.16%) TCP/IP
4 10 (52.63%) VPN
5 6 (31.58%) DNS
6 5 (26.32%) BGP
6 5 (26.32%) IPv4
6 5 (26.32%) IPv6
6 5 (26.32%) LDAP
6 5 (26.32%) MPLS
6 5 (26.32%) NAS
6 5 (26.32%) NetScaler
6 5 (26.32%) OSPF
6 5 (26.32%) SAN
6 5 (26.32%) VoIP
7 1 (5.26%) DHCP
7 1 (5.26%) Internet
7 1 (5.26%) VLAN
7 1 (5.26%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (26.32%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (10.53%) Retail
2 1 (5.26%) Law
Job Titles
1 9 (47.37%) Network Engineer
2 8 (42.11%) Analyst
3 7 (36.84%) Support Analyst
4 5 (26.32%) Cisco Engineer
4 5 (26.32%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 5 (26.32%) Technical Analyst
4 5 (26.32%) Technical Support
4 5 (26.32%) Technical Support Analyst
5 4 (21.05%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 4 (21.05%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
5 4 (21.05%) Juniper Engineer
5 4 (21.05%) Linux Support
5 4 (21.05%) Project Engineer
5 4 (21.05%) SQL Analyst
5 4 (21.05%) SQL Support Analyst
5 4 (21.05%) Windows Support Analyst
6 3 (15.79%) 2nd Line Support
6 3 (15.79%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 3 (15.79%) Infrastructure Support
6 3 (15.79%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 6 (31.58%) Data Centre
2 3 (15.79%) Management Information System
3 2 (10.53%) FMCG
4 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (5.26%) Computer Science
4 1 (5.26%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 9 (47.37%) Windows
2 6 (31.58%) Unix
2 6 (31.58%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (31.58%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (26.32%) Linux
3 5 (26.32%) Windows 2000
3 5 (26.32%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (15.79%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (52.63%) ITIL
2 4 (21.05%) Network Management
2 4 (21.05%) Service Delivery
2 4 (21.05%) Workflow
3 3 (15.79%) Service Management
4 1 (5.26%) BCP
4 1 (5.26%) Line Management
4 1 (5.26%) Mentoring
4 1 (5.26%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (5.26%) Presales
4 1 (5.26%) Proactive Monitoring
4 1 (5.26%) Time Management
4 1 (5.26%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 7 (36.84%) SQL
2 5 (26.32%) PHP
3 2 (10.53%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 9 (47.37%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (31.58%) CCNP
3 5 (26.32%) MCP
4 4 (21.05%) CCNA
5 1 (5.26%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (5.26%) Degree
5 1 (5.26%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (57.89%) Active Directory
2 6 (31.58%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (31.58%) XenApp
3 5 (26.32%) VMware ESXi
3 5 (26.32%) vSphere
3 5 (26.32%) XenServer
4 1 (5.26%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 5 (26.32%) FortiGate
1 5 (26.32%) OpenView
2 1 (5.26%) SmoothWall
2 1 (5.26%) WSUS
Vendors
1 15 (78.95%) Microsoft
2 12 (63.16%) Citrix
3 8 (42.11%) Cisco
3 8 (42.11%) VMware
4 5 (26.32%) EMC
4 5 (26.32%) HP
4 5 (26.32%) Isilon
4 5 (26.32%) Juniper
4 5 (26.32%) NetApp
4 5 (26.32%) Palo Alto
5 4 (21.05%) Fortinet
6 1 (5.26%) BT
6 1 (5.26%) Extreme Networks
6 1 (5.26%) McAfee
6 1 (5.26%) Mitel
6 1 (5.26%) Nimsoft
6 1 (5.26%) Openreach