The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Lincolnshire 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 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Wide Area Network (WAN)
East Midlands / Lincolnshire
Rank 25 11 25
Rank change year-on-year -14 +14  
Permanent jobs citing WAN 1 16 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Lincolnshire 0.86% 14.41% 3.31%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.00% 59.26% 19.23%
Number of salaries quoted 1 15 3
Median salary £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% -  
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 Lincolnshire with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Lincolnshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 10 27 26
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Lincolnshire 8.62% 24.32% 17.22%
Number of salaries quoted 9 25 22
Median salary £45,000 £30,000 £19,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +50.00% +57.89%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +3.65%  

WAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Lincolnshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Lincolnshire 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 Lincolnshire

WAN
Salary Trend in Lincolnshire

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

Salary trend for WAN in Lincolnshire

WAN
Job Locations in Lincolnshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WAN within the Lincolnshire region over the 3 months to 23 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
Grimsby -3 1 £32,500 -7.14%
WAN
East Midlands

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lincolnshire

For the 6 months to 23 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 Lincolnshire region with a requirement for WAN.

1 7 (100.00%) LAN
2 6 (85.71%) Cisco
3 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
3 5 (71.43%) Windows
3 5 (71.43%) Active Directory
3 5 (71.43%) VMware
3 5 (71.43%) Windows Server
4 4 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (57.14%) Linux
4 4 (57.14%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (57.14%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (57.14%) SAN
5 3 (42.86%) Red Hat
5 3 (42.86%) CCNA
5 3 (42.86%) Telecoms
5 3 (42.86%) Data Centre
5 3 (42.86%) vSphere
6 2 (28.57%) Riverbed
6 2 (28.57%) Degree
6 2 (28.57%) Fat Client
6 2 (28.57%) IBM
6 2 (28.57%) Thin Client
6 2 (28.57%) CheckPoint
6 2 (28.57%) MCSE
6 2 (28.57%) MCSA
6 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
6 2 (28.57%) VoIP
6 2 (28.57%) DHCP
7 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
7 1 (14.29%) DNS

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Lincolnshire 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 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (14.29%) IIS
1 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
1 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
1 1 (14.29%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (100.00%) LAN
2 4 (57.14%) SAN
3 2 (28.57%) DHCP
3 2 (28.57%) VoIP
4 1 (14.29%) DNS
4 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
4 1 (14.29%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (42.86%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) IT Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) 1st Line Support
3 1 (14.29%) Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) IT Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) IT Manager
3 1 (14.29%) IT Support
3 1 (14.29%) Security Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) HTML
1 1 (14.29%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Data Centre
2 2 (28.57%) Fat Client
2 2 (28.57%) Thin Client
3 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
3 1 (14.29%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Windows
1 5 (71.43%) Windows Server
2 4 (57.14%) Linux
3 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (14.29%) ERP
1 1 (14.29%) ITIL
1 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
1 1 (14.29%) PRINCE
1 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
1 1 (14.29%) Server Patching
1 1 (14.29%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
1 1 (14.29%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (42.86%) CCNA
3 2 (28.57%) Degree
3 2 (28.57%) MCSA
3 2 (28.57%) MCSE
4 1 (14.29%) CCNP
System Software
1 5 (71.43%) Active Directory
2 4 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (42.86%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (14.29%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Cisco
2 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 5 (71.43%) VMware
3 3 (42.86%) Red Hat
4 2 (28.57%) CheckPoint
4 2 (28.57%) IBM
4 2 (28.57%) Riverbed
5 1 (14.29%) 3PAR
5 1 (14.29%) Citrix
5 1 (14.29%) HP
5 1 (14.29%) Intel Security
5 1 (14.29%) Sage
5 1 (14.29%) Veeam