Period
to 24 June 2018

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 24 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wide Area Network (WAN)
Yorkshire > North Yorkshire
6 months to
24 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 81 73 65
Rank change year-on-year -8 -8 +17
Permanent jobs citing WAN 28 45 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in North Yorkshire 2.10% 2.91% 3.72%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.72% 16.01% 18.86%
Number of salaries quoted 21 34 56
North Yorkshire median annual salary £47,500 £38,750 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.58% +10.71% -6.67%
10th Percentile £26,250 £21,000 £23,000
90th Percentile £53,750 £52,500 £48,750
Yorkshire median annual salary £37,750 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +7.86% -12.50% -5.88%

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 239 281 334
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in North Yorkshire 17.92% 18.18% 19.72%
Number of salaries quoted 180 226 263
North Yorkshire median annual salary £40,500 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.00% - -
10th Percentile £25,000 £20,750 £20,450
90th Percentile £58,000 £57,500 £55,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £41,500 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year +10.67% -2.60% +2.67%

WAN
Job Vacancy Trend in North Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for WAN in North Yorkshire

WAN
Salary Trend in North Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for WAN in North Yorkshire

WAN
Salary Histogram in North Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing WAN in North Yorkshire over the 6 months to 24 June 2018.

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 24 June 2018. 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
Job
Vacancies
Harrogate -5 8 £33,500 -4.29%
York -17 7 £50,000 +25.00%
Northallerton - 4 £22,750 -
Knaresborough -1 1 £43,000 +14.67%
WAN
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 June 2018, 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 19 (67.86%) LAN
2 14 (50.00%) Firewall
3 12 (42.86%) Cisco
3 12 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
3 12 (42.86%) MPLS
4 11 (39.29%) OSPF
4 11 (39.29%) BGP
4 11 (39.29%) CCNP
5 10 (35.71%) VPN
5 10 (35.71%) Problem-Solving
6 9 (32.14%) Analytical Skills
6 9 (32.14%) F5
6 9 (32.14%) CheckPoint
7 8 (28.57%) Juniper
7 8 (28.57%) CCIE
7 8 (28.57%) VPLS
7 8 (28.57%) NetScaler
7 8 (28.57%) Cisco Nexus
7 8 (28.57%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 8 (28.57%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 8 (28.57%) Cisco IOS
7 8 (28.57%) Cisco ASA
7 8 (28.57%) Network Security
7 8 (28.57%) NX-OS
8 7 (25.00%) SCCM
8 7 (25.00%) VMware
8 7 (25.00%) Windows
9 6 (21.43%) Microsoft
9 6 (21.43%) WLAN
9 6 (21.43%) Citrix

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 (17.86%) SharePoint
2 2 (7.14%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (21.43%) Office 365
2 5 (17.86%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (17.86%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 19 (67.86%) LAN
2 14 (50.00%) Firewall
3 12 (42.86%) MPLS
4 11 (39.29%) BGP
4 11 (39.29%) OSPF
5 10 (35.71%) VPN
6 8 (28.57%) Cisco ASA
6 8 (28.57%) Cisco IOS
6 8 (28.57%) Cisco Nexus
6 8 (28.57%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 8 (28.57%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 8 (28.57%) NetScaler
6 8 (28.57%) Network Security
6 8 (28.57%) NX-OS
6 8 (28.57%) VPLS
7 6 (21.43%) WLAN
8 5 (17.86%) DNS
8 5 (17.86%) TCP/IP
9 4 (14.29%) Cisco ISE
9 4 (14.29%) DHCP
Development Applications
1 4 (14.29%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 2 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (28.57%) Analyst
2 7 (25.00%) Network Specialist
3 6 (21.43%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 5 (17.86%) Infrastructure Support
4 5 (17.86%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
4 5 (17.86%) Network Security Specialist
4 5 (17.86%) Security Specialist
4 5 (17.86%) Support Analyst
5 4 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support
5 4 (14.29%) Infrastructure Security Specialist
5 4 (14.29%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 4 (14.29%) Network Engineer
5 4 (14.29%) Network Infrastructure Specialist
6 3 (10.71%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 3 (10.71%) Cisco Network Specialist
6 3 (10.71%) Cisco Specialist
6 3 (10.71%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
6 3 (10.71%) Senior Network Specialist
7 2 (7.14%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support Analyst
7 2 (7.14%) ICT Infrastructure Manager
Miscellaneous
1 9 (32.14%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (14.29%) Data Centre
3 2 (7.14%) Driving Licence
3 2 (7.14%) iPhone
4 1 (3.57%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 7 (25.00%) Windows
2 5 (17.86%) Windows Server
3 2 (7.14%) Linux
3 2 (7.14%) Unix
3 2 (7.14%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (35.71%) Problem-Solving
2 4 (14.29%) Multi-Factor Authentication
2 4 (14.29%) Two-Factor Authentication
3 3 (10.71%) Load Balancing
3 3 (10.71%) Migration
3 3 (10.71%) Proactive Management
3 3 (10.71%) Project Management
4 2 (7.14%) Coaching
4 2 (7.14%) Creative Thinking
4 2 (7.14%) High Availability
4 2 (7.14%) Mentoring
4 2 (7.14%) Network Architecture
4 2 (7.14%) Re-Platforming
4 2 (7.14%) Service Delivery
5 1 (3.57%) Collaborative Working
5 1 (3.57%) Network Management
5 1 (3.57%) Service Design
5 1 (3.57%) Technical Analysis
5 1 (3.57%) Translating Business Requirements
5 1 (3.57%) WAN Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 4 (14.29%) PowerShell
1 4 (14.29%) Python
Qualifications
1 12 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (39.29%) CCNP
3 8 (28.57%) CCIE
4 3 (10.71%) CCNA
5 2 (7.14%) CCIE Security
6 1 (3.57%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) PMO
System Software
1 6 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (14.29%) Active Directory
2 4 (14.29%) XenApp
2 4 (14.29%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 7 (25.00%) SCCM
2 4 (14.29%) Puppet
2 4 (14.29%) Terraform
Vendors
1 12 (42.86%) Cisco
2 9 (32.14%) CheckPoint
2 9 (32.14%) F5
3 8 (28.57%) Juniper
4 7 (25.00%) VMware
5 6 (21.43%) Citrix
5 6 (21.43%) Microsoft
6 4 (14.29%) Blue Coat
6 4 (14.29%) Google
6 4 (14.29%) Imperva
6 4 (14.29%) Infoblox
6 4 (14.29%) Zscaler
7 2 (7.14%) Aerohive Networks
8 1 (3.57%) Meraki
8 1 (3.57%) Remedy