The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire 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 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wide Area Network (WAN)
East Midlands / Leicestershire
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 40 39 67
Rank change year-on-year -1 +28  
Permanent jobs citing WAN 21 33 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 4.05% 4.63% 1.54%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 31.82% 38.82% 16.67%
Number of salaries quoted 17 33 11
Median salary £37,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.76% -5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £24,300 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,700 £43,500 £55,000
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 Leicestershire with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Leicestershire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 66 85 66
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire 12.74% 11.94% 9.23%
Number of salaries quoted 55 75 54
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +4.93%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £21,800 £22,778
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

WAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicestershire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leicestershire 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 Leicestershire

WAN
Salary Trend in Leicestershire

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

Salary trend for WAN in Leicestershire

WAN
Salary Histogram in Leicestershire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing WAN in Leicestershire over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for WAN in Leicestershire

WAN
Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WAN within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 28 June 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
Leicester -6 12 £35,000 -17.64% 2
Loughborough - 1 £27,500 -
WAN
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 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 Leicestershire region with a requirement for WAN.

1 26 (76.47%) LAN
2 21 (61.76%) Cisco
3 15 (44.12%) Windows
3 15 (44.12%) Cisco Certification
4 14 (41.18%) Firewall
5 12 (35.29%) CCNP
6 11 (32.35%) ITIL
6 11 (32.35%) Windows Server
7 10 (29.41%) CCNA
7 10 (29.41%) VMware
8 8 (23.53%) Cisco ASA
8 8 (23.53%) MPLS
8 8 (23.53%) VoIP
8 8 (23.53%) SQL Server
9 6 (17.65%) CRM
10 5 (14.71%) TCP/IP
10 5 (14.71%) HP
10 5 (14.71%) Juniper
10 5 (14.71%) PCI DSS
10 5 (14.71%) vSphere
10 5 (14.71%) Change Management
11 4 (11.76%) Degree
11 4 (11.76%) SolarWinds
11 4 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
11 4 (11.76%) ProCurve
11 4 (11.76%) F5
11 4 (11.76%) Office 365
11 4 (11.76%) CheckPoint
11 4 (11.76%) Wireless
11 4 (11.76%) Active Directory

WAN
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leicestershire 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 1 (2.94%) CMS
1 1 (2.94%) MS Exchange
1 1 (2.94%) SharePoint
1 1 (2.94%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (8.82%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (11.76%) Office 365
2 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 26 (76.47%) LAN
2 14 (41.18%) Firewall
3 8 (23.53%) Cisco ASA
3 8 (23.53%) MPLS
3 8 (23.53%) VoIP
4 5 (14.71%) TCP/IP
5 4 (11.76%) Cisco Wireless
5 4 (11.76%) DHCP
5 4 (11.76%) DNS
5 4 (11.76%) Wireless
5 4 (11.76%) WLAN
6 3 (8.82%) Internet
7 2 (5.88%) Asterisk PBX
7 2 (5.88%) BGP
7 2 (5.88%) Cisco IPT
7 2 (5.88%) IP Telephony
7 2 (5.88%) Network Security
7 2 (5.88%) OSPF
7 2 (5.88%) SAN
7 2 (5.88%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (23.53%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.94%) Oracle Database
General
1 1 (2.94%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (41.18%) Network Engineer
2 9 (26.47%) Senior Network Engineer
3 5 (14.71%) Architect
3 5 (14.71%) Cisco Engineer
3 5 (14.71%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 4 (11.76%) Cisco Architect
4 4 (11.76%) Cisco Network Architect
4 4 (11.76%) Designer
4 4 (11.76%) Network Architect
4 4 (11.76%) Network Designer
4 4 (11.76%) Senior Cisco Engineer
4 4 (11.76%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
5 3 (8.82%) Administrator
5 3 (8.82%) Systems Administrator
6 2 (5.88%) Network Manager
6 2 (5.88%) Service Desk Team Leader
6 2 (5.88%) Support Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) Team Leader
6 2 (5.88%) Telephony Manager
7 1 (2.94%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.94%) .NET
1 1 (2.94%) .NET Framework
1 1 (2.94%) HTML
1 1 (2.94%) REST
1 1 (2.94%) SOAP
1 1 (2.94%) Web Services
1 1 (2.94%) XML
1 1 (2.94%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (2.94%) Client/Server
1 1 (2.94%) Data Centre
1 1 (2.94%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (2.94%) iPad
1 1 (2.94%) Management Information System
1 1 (2.94%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 15 (44.12%) Windows
2 11 (32.35%) Windows Server
3 3 (8.82%) Windows 7
4 2 (5.88%) Linux
4 2 (5.88%) Windows 10
5 1 (2.94%) AIX
5 1 (2.94%) Android
5 1 (2.94%) Unix
5 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (32.35%) ITIL
2 6 (17.65%) CRM
3 5 (14.71%) Change Management
4 3 (8.82%) Customer-Centric Approach
4 3 (8.82%) Email Filtering
4 3 (8.82%) Kalman Filter
4 3 (8.82%) Line Management
4 3 (8.82%) Service Desk Management
4 3 (8.82%) Statistics
5 2 (5.88%) Migration
5 2 (5.88%) Network Design
5 2 (5.88%) Network Monitoring
5 2 (5.88%) Service Design
5 2 (5.88%) Translating Business Requirements
6 1 (2.94%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (2.94%) Asset Management
6 1 (2.94%) Content Management
6 1 (2.94%) Incident Management
6 1 (2.94%) Logistics
6 1 (2.94%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (44.12%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (35.29%) CCNP
3 10 (29.41%) CCNA
4 4 (11.76%) CCIE
4 4 (11.76%) Degree
5 2 (5.88%) CCVP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (14.71%) PCI DSS
2 3 (8.82%) SLA
3 1 (2.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (14.71%) vSphere
2 4 (11.76%) Active Directory
2 4 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (5.88%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.94%) NDS
4 1 (2.94%) NetIQ eDirectory
4 1 (2.94%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 1 (2.94%) SCCM
Vendors
1 21 (61.76%) Cisco
2 10 (29.41%) VMware
3 5 (14.71%) HP
3 5 (14.71%) Juniper
4 4 (11.76%) CheckPoint
4 4 (11.76%) F5
4 4 (11.76%) ProCurve
4 4 (11.76%) SolarWinds
5 3 (8.82%) Forcepoint
6 2 (5.88%) Microsoft
7 1 (2.94%) Aruba
7 1 (2.94%) Avaya
7 1 (2.94%) Citrix
7 1 (2.94%) Dell
7 1 (2.94%) Google
7 1 (2.94%) IBM
7 1 (2.94%) Meraki
7 1 (2.94%) Mitel
7 1 (2.94%) Oracle
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