Period
to 11 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Leicester 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 11 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wide Area Network (WAN)
Leicestershire > Leicester
6 months to
11 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 71 46 35
Rank change year-on-year -25 -11 +9
Permanent jobs citing WAN 18 26 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicester 2.85% 4.38% 7.41%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.63% 32.10% 40.52%
Number of salaries quoted 15 26 54
Leicester median annual salary £37,500 £29,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +27.12% -30.59% +3.03%
10th Percentile £30,800 £26,250 £41,250
90th Percentile £42,000 £60,250 £45,000
Leicestershire median annual salary £35,000 £29,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +20.69% -31.76% +8.97%

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 Leicester with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Leicester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 123 81 153
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicester 19.49% 13.64% 18.28%
Number of salaries quoted 68 74 127
Leicester median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.88% +21.43%
10th Percentile £29,402 £26,250 £29,600
90th Percentile £76,250 £60,000 £45,124
Leicestershire median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% -11.76% +23.19%

WAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicester

Job postings citing WAN as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Leicester.

Job vacancy trend for WAN in Leicester

WAN
Salary Trend in Leicester

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

Salary trend for WAN in Leicester

For the 6 months to 11 December 2018, IT jobs citing WAN also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Leicester region with a requirement for WAN.

1 17 (94.44%) LAN
2 15 (83.33%) Windows
3 12 (66.67%) TCP/IP
4 11 (61.11%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (61.11%) Windows Server 2012
5 10 (55.56%) Active Directory
6 7 (38.89%) Wireless
7 6 (33.33%) Hyper-V
7 6 (33.33%) T-SQL
8 5 (27.78%) SQL Server
8 5 (27.78%) Infrastructure Engineering
9 4 (22.22%) Windows Server
9 4 (22.22%) Microsoft Clustering
9 4 (22.22%) Network Load Balancing
9 4 (22.22%) Clustering
9 4 (22.22%) ITIL
9 4 (22.22%) Cisco
10 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
10 3 (16.67%) SLA
10 3 (16.67%) Linux
10 3 (16.67%) MCSE
10 3 (16.67%) Firewall
10 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
10 3 (16.67%) MCTS
10 3 (16.67%) MCITP
10 3 (16.67%) VMware
11 2 (11.11%) Finance
11 2 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 2 (11.11%) Red Hat
11 2 (11.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley

WAN
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leicester 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 2 (11.11%) MS Exchange
1 2 (11.11%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (94.44%) LAN
2 12 (66.67%) TCP/IP
3 7 (38.89%) Wireless
4 3 (16.67%) Firewall
5 2 (11.11%) WLAN
6 1 (5.56%) Internet
6 1 (5.56%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (27.78%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (11.11%) Finance
2 1 (5.56%) Legal
Job Titles
1 9 (50.00%) Analyst
2 5 (27.78%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (27.78%) IT Analyst
2 5 (27.78%) IT Engineer
2 5 (27.78%) Systems Analyst
3 4 (22.22%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (22.22%) Support Analyst
4 3 (16.67%) IT Support
5 2 (11.11%) Administrator
5 2 (11.11%) Applications Support
5 2 (11.11%) Applications Support Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) IT Support Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) Network Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) Network Support Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) Senior Applications Support
5 2 (11.11%) Senior Applications Support Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) Senior IT Support
5 2 (11.11%) Senior IT Support Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) Senior Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) Clustering
2 1 (5.56%) Linux Command Line
2 1 (5.56%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 15 (83.33%) Windows
2 11 (61.11%) Windows Server 2008
2 11 (61.11%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (22.22%) Windows Server
4 3 (16.67%) Linux
5 2 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (27.78%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 4 (22.22%) ITIL
2 4 (22.22%) Network Load Balancing
3 2 (11.11%) Change Control
3 2 (11.11%) Malware Detection/Protection
3 2 (11.11%) Proactive Monitoring
4 1 (5.56%) Business Continuity
4 1 (5.56%) Configuration Management
4 1 (5.56%) DevOps
4 1 (5.56%) IT Strategy
4 1 (5.56%) Service Delivery
4 1 (5.56%) Service Management
4 1 (5.56%) Software Licensing
Programming Languages
1 6 (33.33%) T-SQL
2 1 (5.56%) PowerShell
2 1 (5.56%) Python
2 1 (5.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (16.67%) MCITP
1 3 (16.67%) MCSE
1 3 (16.67%) MCTS
1 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (16.67%) SLA
2 2 (11.11%) GDPR
2 2 (11.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 10 (55.56%) Active Directory
2 6 (33.33%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (22.22%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (5.56%) Ansible
2 1 (5.56%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (5.56%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (22.22%) Cisco
2 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (16.67%) VMware
3 2 (11.11%) Red Hat
4 1 (5.56%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (5.56%) SaltStack