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

Wide Area Network (WAN)
West Midlands / Herefordshire
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 20 - 18
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing WAN 14 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Herefordshire 13.86% - 1.96%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 35.90% - 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 11 0 1
Median salary £45,000 - £21,500
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 Herefordshire with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Herefordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 39 4 1
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Herefordshire 38.61% 9.52% 1.96%
Number of salaries quoted 35 3 1
Median salary £45,000 £50,000 £21,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +132.55%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% +2.40%  

WAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Herefordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Herefordshire 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 Herefordshire

WAN
Salary Trend in Herefordshire

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

Salary trend for WAN in Herefordshire

WAN
Job Locations in Herefordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WAN within the Herefordshire region over the 3 months to 29 March 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
Hereford - 7 £50,000 - 1
Leominster - 3 - -
WAN
West Midlands

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

1 37 (100.00%) Cisco
2 36 (97.30%) LAN
3 32 (86.49%) Cisco Certification
4 31 (83.78%) CCNP
5 26 (70.27%) CCNA
6 24 (64.86%) Cisco IOS
7 22 (59.46%) Firewall
7 22 (59.46%) Cisco ASA
8 21 (56.76%) F5
8 21 (56.76%) DMVPN
8 21 (56.76%) Cisco Nexus
8 21 (56.76%) HSRP
8 21 (56.76%) 802.1X
8 21 (56.76%) Cyberoam
8 21 (56.76%) Network Security
8 21 (56.76%) Load Balancing
8 21 (56.76%) PCI DSS
8 21 (56.76%) IPv6
8 21 (56.76%) MPLS
8 21 (56.76%) OSPF
8 21 (56.76%) BGP-4
8 21 (56.76%) DNS
8 21 (56.76%) DHCP
9 20 (54.05%) Security Cleared
10 19 (51.35%) SC Cleared
11 12 (32.43%) Wi-Fi
11 12 (32.43%) PSTN
11 12 (32.43%) ADSL
11 12 (32.43%) ISDN
11 12 (32.43%) X.25

WAN
Co-occurring IT Skills in Herefordshire 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 3 (8.11%) MS Exchange
1 3 (8.11%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (8.11%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 36 (97.30%) LAN
2 24 (64.86%) Cisco IOS
3 22 (59.46%) Cisco ASA
3 22 (59.46%) Firewall
4 21 (56.76%) BGP-4
4 21 (56.76%) Cisco Nexus
4 21 (56.76%) DHCP
4 21 (56.76%) DMVPN
4 21 (56.76%) DNS
4 21 (56.76%) HSRP
4 21 (56.76%) IPv6
4 21 (56.76%) MPLS
4 21 (56.76%) Network Security
4 21 (56.76%) OSPF
5 12 (32.43%) ADSL
5 12 (32.43%) ISDN
5 12 (32.43%) PSTN
5 12 (32.43%) Wi-Fi
5 12 (32.43%) X.25
6 4 (10.81%) DMZ
General
1 1 (2.70%) Finance
Job Titles
1 30 (81.08%) Network Engineer
2 29 (78.38%) Cisco Engineer
2 29 (78.38%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 10 (27.03%) Cisco Security Engineer
3 10 (27.03%) Network Security Engineer
3 10 (27.03%) Security Engineer
3 10 (27.03%) Switch Engineer
4 9 (24.32%) Senior Network Engineer
5 8 (21.62%) Senior Cisco Engineer
5 8 (21.62%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
6 4 (10.81%) Architect
6 4 (10.81%) Network Architect
7 3 (8.11%) IT Support
7 3 (8.11%) IT Support Technician
7 3 (8.11%) IT Technician
7 3 (8.11%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (56.76%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 6 (16.22%) Data Centre
2 3 (8.11%) Client/Server
3 2 (5.41%) Driving Licence
4 1 (2.70%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 4 (10.81%) Windows
2 1 (2.70%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (56.76%) Load Balancing
2 10 (27.03%) Network Design
3 4 (10.81%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (5.41%) Coaching
4 2 (5.41%) Computer Security
4 2 (5.41%) Cryptography
4 2 (5.41%) Data Security
4 2 (5.41%) Information Security
4 2 (5.41%) ITIL
4 2 (5.41%) Network Management
4 2 (5.41%) Problem Management
4 2 (5.41%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 32 (86.49%) Cisco Certification
2 31 (83.78%) CCNP
3 26 (70.27%) CCNA
4 20 (54.05%) Security Cleared
5 19 (51.35%) SC Cleared
6 4 (10.81%) CCDA
6 4 (10.81%) CCIE
6 4 (10.81%) CCIP
7 3 (8.11%) MCSE
7 3 (8.11%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (2.70%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (56.76%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (8.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 37 (100.00%) Cisco
2 21 (56.76%) Cyberoam
2 21 (56.76%) F5
3 3 (8.11%) Microsoft
3 3 (8.11%) VMware
Hereford
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
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