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The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in North Yorkshire 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 3 July 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wide Area Network (WAN)
Yorkshire > North Yorkshire
6 months to
3 Jul 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 58 42 30
Rank change year-on-year -16 -12 -22
Permanent jobs citing WAN 32 31 41
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in North Yorkshire 3.47% 4.39% 6.73%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 29.09% 30.69% 39.05%
Number of salaries quoted 31 29 36
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,500 £32,000
25th Percentile £33,500 £36,250 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,000 £50,000 £40,000
Median % change year-on-year -10.00% +25.00% -5.88%
75th Percentile £57,500 £55,000 £47,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £58,750
Yorkshire median annual salary £43,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +2.35% - +4.50%

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 North Yorkshire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
North Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 110 101 105
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in North Yorkshire 11.94% 14.31% 17.24%
Number of salaries quoted 96 89 95
10th Percentile £27,844 £24,700 £31,250
25th Percentile £31,250 £29,750 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,000 £40,000 £44,000
Median % change year-on-year +12.50% -9.09% +10.00%
75th Percentile £57,500 £53,000 £57,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £59,000 £64,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +7.95% +10.00%

WAN
Job Vacancy Trend in North Yorkshire

Job postings citing WAN as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in North Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for WAN in North Yorkshire

WAN
Salary Trend in North Yorkshire

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing WAN in North Yorkshire.

Salary trend for WAN in North Yorkshire

WAN
Salary Histogram in North Yorkshire

Salary distribution for jobs citing WAN in North Yorkshire over the 6 months to 3 July 2022.

Salary histogram for WAN in North Yorkshire

WAN
Job Locations in North Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WAN within the North Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 3 July 2022. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Jobs
York +5 18 £45,000 -14.29% 8
Harrogate -23 3 £42,500 -16.67% 2
Selby - 3 £40,000 -
Skipton - 3 £55,500 -
Northallerton +2 2 £36,419 +34.08%
Tadcaster - 1 £25,500 -
Catterick Garrison - 1 - -
WAN
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 3 July 2022, 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 North Yorkshire region with a requirement for WAN.

1 25 (78.13%) Microsoft
2 23 (71.88%) Microsoft 365
3 21 (65.63%) Azure
4 19 (59.38%) Active Directory
4 19 (59.38%) VMware
5 18 (56.25%) ITIL
6 17 (53.13%) LAN
6 17 (53.13%) Firewall
7 16 (50.00%) Hyper-V
8 15 (46.88%) TCP/IP
8 15 (46.88%) SD-WAN
9 13 (40.63%) Windows
10 11 (34.38%) MPLS
11 10 (31.25%) Microsoft Intune
11 10 (31.25%) PowerShell
11 10 (31.25%) Social Skills
12 9 (28.13%) Public Cloud
12 9 (28.13%) Ubiquiti
12 9 (28.13%) Draytek
12 9 (28.13%) WSUS
12 9 (28.13%) FortiGate
12 9 (28.13%) OSPF
12 9 (28.13%) BGP
12 9 (28.13%) C
12 9 (28.13%) Wireless
12 9 (28.13%) Clustering
13 8 (25.00%) ITSM
13 8 (25.00%) PRINCE2
13 8 (25.00%) Microsoft Excel
13 8 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure

WAN
Co-occurring IT Skills in North Yorkshire 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 5 (15.63%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.13%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.13%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 8 (25.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (21.88%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (3.13%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (15.63%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (3.13%) Sage X3
Cloud Services
1 23 (71.88%) Microsoft 365
2 21 (65.63%) Azure
3 1 (3.13%) AWS
3 1 (3.13%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (53.13%) Firewall
1 17 (53.13%) LAN
2 15 (46.88%) SD-WAN
2 15 (46.88%) TCP/IP
3 11 (34.38%) MPLS
4 9 (28.13%) BGP
4 9 (28.13%) OSPF
4 9 (28.13%) Wireless
5 4 (12.50%) DNS
5 4 (12.50%) VoIP
6 3 (9.38%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (6.25%) Unified Communications
8 1 (3.13%) Ethernet
8 1 (3.13%) IP Telephony
8 1 (3.13%) Skype
8 1 (3.13%) Structured Cabling
8 1 (3.13%) VLAN
8 1 (3.13%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.13%) SQL Server
General
1 10 (31.25%) Social Skills
2 4 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.13%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 7 (21.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (15.63%) Infrastructure Services Engineer
3 4 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support
3 4 (12.50%) IT Manager
3 4 (12.50%) Support Manager
3 4 (12.50%) Technical Manager
4 3 (9.38%) Architect
4 3 (9.38%) IT Project Manager
4 3 (9.38%) IT Support
4 3 (9.38%) Network Engineer
4 3 (9.38%) Project Manager
4 3 (9.38%) Technical Support
4 3 (9.38%) Technical Support Manager
5 2 (6.25%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) Senior IT Manager
5 2 (6.25%) Senior IT Project Manager
5 2 (6.25%) Senior Manager
5 2 (6.25%) Senior Project Manager
5 2 (6.25%) Solutions Architect
Miscellaneous
1 9 (28.13%) Clustering
1 9 (28.13%) Public Cloud
2 8 (25.00%) Data Centre
3 5 (15.63%) Driving Licence
4 4 (12.50%) Fat Client
4 4 (12.50%) Thin Client
5 3 (9.38%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (3.13%) Derivative
6 1 (3.13%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 13 (40.63%) Windows
2 6 (18.75%) Windows Server
3 3 (9.38%) Windows 10
4 2 (6.25%) Windows Server 2016
5 1 (3.13%) Windows 7
5 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (56.25%) ITIL
2 8 (25.00%) Incident Management
2 8 (25.00%) ITSM
2 8 (25.00%) PRINCE2
3 7 (21.88%) Agile
3 7 (21.88%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 7 (21.88%) Project Management
4 6 (18.75%) Information Security
5 5 (15.63%) Asset Management
5 5 (15.63%) Migration
5 5 (15.63%) Remote Monitoring and Management
6 3 (9.38%) Analytics
6 3 (9.38%) Cost Reduction
6 3 (9.38%) Cybersecurity
6 3 (9.38%) Data Analysis
6 3 (9.38%) High Availability
6 3 (9.38%) Matrix Management
6 3 (9.38%) Scrum
6 3 (9.38%) Waterfall
7 2 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 10 (31.25%) PowerShell
2 9 (28.13%) C
3 4 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (3.13%) CCNA
1 1 (3.13%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (3.13%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (3.13%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (3.13%) Degree
1 1 (3.13%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
1 1 (3.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 1 (3.13%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.50%) SLA
2 1 (3.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 19 (59.38%) Active Directory
2 16 (50.00%) Hyper-V
3 8 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (3.13%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (3.13%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 10 (31.25%) Microsoft Intune
2 9 (28.13%) FortiGate
2 9 (28.13%) WSUS
3 3 (9.38%) Failover Clustering
3 3 (9.38%) Kubernetes
3 3 (9.38%) SCCM
4 1 (3.13%) SCOM
Vendors
1 25 (78.13%) Microsoft
2 19 (59.38%) VMware
3 9 (28.13%) Draytek
3 9 (28.13%) Ubiquiti
4 5 (15.63%) Remedy
5 4 (12.50%) Cisco
6 2 (6.25%) Citrix
6 2 (6.25%) Palo Alto
7 1 (3.13%) Dell
7 1 (3.13%) Dell Compellent
7 1 (3.13%) Meraki
7 1 (3.13%) MobileIron
7 1 (3.13%) SolarWinds
7 1 (3.13%) SonicWALL
7 1 (3.13%) Sophos