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 3 months to 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Leicestershire / Leicester
Rank 47 - 53
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing WAN 8 0 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicester 2.04% - 2.11%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 36.36% - 10.34%
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 9
Median salary £44,317 - £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £29,750 - £34,100
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 - £42,500
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 Leicester with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Leicester
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 22 39 87
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leicester 5.60% 12.34% 20.42%
Number of salaries quoted 17 23 80
Median salary £44,317 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.51% +12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £32,500 £28,428
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +3.65%  

WAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leicester 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 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

WAN
Salary Histogram in Leicester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing WAN in Leicester over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Salary histogram for WAN in Leicester

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 26 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 Leicester region with a requirement for WAN.

1 27 (77.14%) LAN
2 23 (65.71%) Firewall
3 20 (57.14%) Cisco
4 18 (51.43%) ITIL
5 16 (45.71%) CheckPoint
5 16 (45.71%) Supplier Management
6 12 (34.29%) Disaster Recovery
6 12 (34.29%) HP
7 11 (31.43%) Cisco Certification
7 11 (31.43%) E-Commerce
7 11 (31.43%) Windows
7 11 (31.43%) VMware
7 11 (31.43%) Retail
8 10 (28.57%) Business Continuity
8 10 (28.57%) SonicWALL
8 10 (28.57%) Coaching
8 10 (28.57%) vSphere
8 10 (28.57%) ITIL V3
8 10 (28.57%) CommVault
8 10 (28.57%) Back Office
9 9 (25.71%) Wireless
9 9 (25.71%) MPLS
9 9 (25.71%) CCNP
10 7 (20.00%) CCNA
10 7 (20.00%) Service Delivery
11 6 (17.14%) Motorola
11 6 (17.14%) Microsoft
11 6 (17.14%) Dell
11 6 (17.14%) TCP/IP
11 6 (17.14%) Distributed Denial-of-Service

WAN
Top Related 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 3 (8.57%) SharePoint
1 3 (8.57%) Skype for Business
2 2 (5.71%) CMS
3 1 (2.86%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (5.71%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (11.43%) IaaS
1 4 (11.43%) Office 365
2 1 (2.86%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 27 (77.14%) LAN
2 23 (65.71%) Firewall
3 9 (25.71%) MPLS
3 9 (25.71%) Wireless
4 6 (17.14%) TCP/IP
5 3 (8.57%) VoIP
6 2 (5.71%) LDAP
6 2 (5.71%) Skype
7 1 (2.86%) Asterisk PBX
7 1 (2.86%) BGP
7 1 (2.86%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (2.86%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.43%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.71%) Oracle Database
General
1 11 (31.43%) Retail
2 10 (28.57%) Back Office
3 2 (5.71%) Finance
Job Titles
1 18 (51.43%) Network Engineer
2 12 (34.29%) Infrastructure Support
3 11 (31.43%) Analyst
4 10 (28.57%) Support Analyst
5 9 (25.71%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 9 (25.71%) Senior Network Engineer
6 8 (22.86%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
7 6 (17.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 5 (14.29%) Cisco Engineer
8 5 (14.29%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 5 (14.29%) Senior Cisco Engineer
8 5 (14.29%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
9 4 (11.43%) 2nd Line Support
9 4 (11.43%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
9 4 (11.43%) Firewall Engineer
9 4 (11.43%) Firewall Support
9 4 (11.43%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
9 4 (11.43%) Network Support
9 4 (11.43%) Network Support Engineer
9 4 (11.43%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.71%) .NET
1 2 (5.71%) .NET Framework
1 2 (5.71%) HTML
1 2 (5.71%) REST
1 2 (5.71%) SOAP
1 2 (5.71%) Web Services
1 2 (5.71%) XML
1 2 (5.71%) XSLT
2 1 (2.86%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 6 (17.14%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 2 (5.71%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (5.71%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 11 (31.43%) Windows
2 4 (11.43%) Linux
3 2 (5.71%) Unix
3 2 (5.71%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (51.43%) ITIL
2 16 (45.71%) Supplier Management
3 12 (34.29%) Disaster Recovery
4 11 (31.43%) E-Commerce
5 10 (28.57%) Business Continuity
5 10 (28.57%) Coaching
5 10 (28.57%) ITIL V3
6 7 (20.00%) Service Delivery
7 6 (17.14%) Capacity Management
8 2 (5.71%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (5.71%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (5.71%) Content Management
8 2 (5.71%) CRM
8 2 (5.71%) Data Integration
8 2 (5.71%) Data Modelling
8 2 (5.71%) ERP
8 2 (5.71%) Project Management
8 2 (5.71%) Quality Management
8 2 (5.71%) Risk Management
8 2 (5.71%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 4 (11.43%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (31.43%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (25.71%) CCNP
3 7 (20.00%) CCNA
4 5 (14.29%) CCIE
5 2 (5.71%) Degree
System Software
1 10 (28.57%) vSphere
2 5 (14.29%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.86%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.86%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (11.43%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 20 (57.14%) Cisco
2 16 (45.71%) CheckPoint
3 12 (34.29%) HP
4 11 (31.43%) VMware
5 10 (28.57%) CommVault
5 10 (28.57%) SonicWALL
6 6 (17.14%) Dell
6 6 (17.14%) Microsoft
6 6 (17.14%) Motorola
7 5 (14.29%) F5
7 5 (14.29%) Juniper
8 4 (11.43%) Symantec
9 2 (5.71%) Oracle
10 1 (2.86%) Google
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