The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Luton 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 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wide Area Network (WAN)
Bedfordshire / Luton
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 37 36 48
Rank change year-on-year -1 +12  
Permanent jobs citing WAN 3 7 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Luton 1.42% 2.31% 2.91%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.09% 17.50% 26.67%
Number of salaries quoted 3 7 12
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% -23.80%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £33,800 £43,250
10% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £80,000 £78,250
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 Luton with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Luton
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 33 40 45
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Luton 15.64% 13.20% 10.92%
Number of salaries quoted 28 35 43
Median salary £42,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.00% +11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £40,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £76,000 £74,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

WAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Luton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Luton 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 Luton

WAN
Salary Trend in Luton

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

Salary trend for WAN in Luton

WAN
Salary Histogram in Luton

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing WAN in Luton over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Salary histogram for WAN in Luton

For the 6 months to 27 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 Luton region with a requirement for WAN.

1 11 (100.00%) LAN
2 9 (81.82%) Cisco
2 9 (81.82%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (54.55%) CCNP
3 6 (54.55%) Wireless
3 6 (54.55%) ITIL
3 6 (54.55%) VLAN
4 5 (45.45%) Windows
4 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
4 5 (45.45%) CCNA
5 4 (36.36%) IPv4
5 4 (36.36%) CCIE
5 4 (36.36%) FTP
5 4 (36.36%) TCP/IP
5 4 (36.36%) VPN
5 4 (36.36%) DNS
5 4 (36.36%) VoIP
5 4 (36.36%) DHCP
5 4 (36.36%) Problem Management
5 4 (36.36%) SolarWinds
5 4 (36.36%) Network Management
5 4 (36.36%) Cisco Nexus
6 3 (27.27%) Firewall
6 3 (27.27%) Ethernet
6 3 (27.27%) Frame Relay
6 3 (27.27%) ADSL
7 2 (18.18%) Service Management
7 2 (18.18%) VMware
7 2 (18.18%) HP
7 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification

WAN
Co-occurring IT Skills in Luton 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:

Communications & Networking
1 11 (100.00%) LAN
2 6 (54.55%) VLAN
2 6 (54.55%) Wireless
3 4 (36.36%) Cisco Nexus
3 4 (36.36%) DHCP
3 4 (36.36%) DNS
3 4 (36.36%) FTP
3 4 (36.36%) IPv4
3 4 (36.36%) TCP/IP
3 4 (36.36%) VoIP
3 4 (36.36%) VPN
4 3 (27.27%) ADSL
4 3 (27.27%) Ethernet
4 3 (27.27%) Firewall
4 3 (27.27%) Frame Relay
5 2 (18.18%) Internet
5 2 (18.18%) SAN
5 2 (18.18%) Wireless Security
General
1 2 (18.18%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (27.27%) Cisco Engineer
1 3 (27.27%) Cisco Network Engineer
1 3 (27.27%) Network Engineer
1 3 (27.27%) Network Manager
1 3 (27.27%) Network Operations Engineer
1 3 (27.27%) Network Operations Manager
1 3 (27.27%) Operations Engineer
1 3 (27.27%) Operations Manager
2 2 (18.18%) Cisco Consultant
2 2 (18.18%) Cisco Network Consultant
2 2 (18.18%) Cisco Presales Consultant
2 2 (18.18%) Cisco Wireless Consultant
2 2 (18.18%) Consultant
2 2 (18.18%) Junior
2 2 (18.18%) Junior Cisco Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Junior Cisco Network Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Junior Network Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Network Consultant
2 2 (18.18%) Presales Consultant
2 2 (18.18%) Wireless Network Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Blog
1 2 (18.18%) Data Centre
2 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (45.45%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) ITIL
2 4 (36.36%) Network Management
2 4 (36.36%) Problem Management
3 2 (18.18%) Customer Engagement
3 2 (18.18%) ITSM
3 2 (18.18%) Presales
3 2 (18.18%) Proactive Monitoring
3 2 (18.18%) Service Management
4 1 (9.09%) ITIL V3
Qualifications
1 9 (81.82%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (54.55%) CCNP
3 5 (45.45%) CCNA
4 4 (36.36%) CCIE
5 2 (18.18%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 2 (18.18%) MCP
5 2 (18.18%) MCSE
5 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 9 (81.82%) Cisco
2 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
3 4 (36.36%) SolarWinds
4 2 (18.18%) Aruba
4 2 (18.18%) HP
4 2 (18.18%) Juniper
4 2 (18.18%) VMware
Luton, Bedfordshire
Marks Sattin
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
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