Period
to 17 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Northampton 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 17 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wide Area Network (WAN)
Northamptonshire > Northampton
6 months to
17 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 63 60 48
Rank change year-on-year -3 -12 -14
Permanent jobs citing WAN 31 25 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northampton 3.32% 3.27% 4.26%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 29.81% 21.74% 28.03%
Number of salaries quoted 23 20 14
Northampton median annual salary £45,000 £44,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.27% -2.22% -10.00%
10th Percentile £19,000 £21,000 £27,575
90th Percentile £53,750 £58,750 £50,000
Northamptonshire median annual salary £44,000 £44,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +17.33% -25.00%

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 Northampton with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Northampton
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 104 115 157
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northampton 11.15% 15.05% 15.18%
Number of salaries quoted 73 73 107
Northampton median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% -10.59%
10th Percentile £21,680 £27,500 £25,500
90th Percentile £53,500 £58,750 £50,000
Northamptonshire median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% +13.33% -11.76%

WAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Northampton

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

Job vacancy trend for WAN in Northampton

WAN
Salary Trend in Northampton

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

Salary trend for WAN in Northampton

WAN
Salary Histogram in Northampton

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing WAN in Northampton over the 6 months to 17 August 2018.

Salary histogram for WAN in Northampton

For the 6 months to 17 August 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 Northampton region with a requirement for WAN.

1 31 (100.00%) LAN
2 24 (77.42%) Cisco Certification
2 24 (77.42%) Firewall
3 21 (67.74%) SAN
4 20 (64.52%) Cisco
5 16 (51.61%) Cisco IOS
5 16 (51.61%) Cisco ASA
5 16 (51.61%) SolarWinds
5 16 (51.61%) Cisco Nexus
6 15 (48.39%) NX-OS
6 15 (48.39%) Infrastructure Transformation
6 15 (48.39%) Wireshark
6 15 (48.39%) Cisco Prime
6 15 (48.39%) Migration
6 15 (48.39%) IT Strategy
7 13 (41.94%) CCNP
7 13 (41.94%) Windows
7 13 (41.94%) Data Centre
8 12 (38.71%) CCNA
8 12 (38.71%) Retail
8 12 (38.71%) Multichannel Retail
9 11 (35.48%) Windows Server
10 10 (32.26%) Service Delivery
11 7 (22.58%) Driving Licence
11 7 (22.58%) Problem Management
11 7 (22.58%) Incident Management
11 7 (22.58%) Security Cleared
11 7 (22.58%) Microsoft
12 6 (19.35%) Active Directory
12 6 (19.35%) SQL

WAN
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northampton 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 6 (19.35%) Exchange Server 2007
1 6 (19.35%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 6 (19.35%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (3.23%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 6 (19.35%) Office 365
2 1 (3.23%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 31 (100.00%) LAN
2 24 (77.42%) Firewall
3 21 (67.74%) SAN
4 16 (51.61%) Cisco ASA
4 16 (51.61%) Cisco IOS
4 16 (51.61%) Cisco Nexus
5 15 (48.39%) NX-OS
5 15 (48.39%) Wireshark
6 6 (19.35%) MPLS
7 3 (9.68%) Wi-Fi
8 2 (6.45%) Cisco Firepower
8 2 (6.45%) Intranet
8 2 (6.45%) Software-Defined Networking
8 2 (6.45%) Wireless
9 1 (3.23%) Cisco Wireless
9 1 (3.23%) OSPF
9 1 (3.23%) TACACS
9 1 (3.23%) VLAN
9 1 (3.23%) VPN
9 1 (3.23%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (19.35%) SQL Server
1 6 (19.35%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 12 (38.71%) Retail
2 1 (3.23%) Legal
Job Titles
1 16 (51.61%) Network Engineer
2 11 (35.48%) Lead Network Engineer
3 9 (29.03%) Cisco Engineer
3 9 (29.03%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 9 (29.03%) LAN Engineer
3 9 (29.03%) LAN/WAN Engineer
3 9 (29.03%) WAN Engineer
4 5 (16.13%) Compliance Manager
4 5 (16.13%) IT Manager
4 5 (16.13%) IT Security Manager
4 5 (16.13%) Security Compliance Manager
4 5 (16.13%) Security Manager
5 4 (12.90%) 1st Line Support
5 4 (12.90%) Support Engineer
6 3 (9.68%) 1st Line Support Technician
6 3 (9.68%) Support Technician
7 2 (6.45%) IT Engineer
7 2 (6.45%) IT Support
7 2 (6.45%) IT Support Engineer
7 2 (6.45%) Solutions Architect
Miscellaneous
1 13 (41.94%) Data Centre
2 7 (22.58%) Driving Licence
3 6 (19.35%) Replication
4 2 (6.45%) Virtual Team
5 1 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 13 (41.94%) Windows
2 11 (35.48%) Windows Server
3 6 (19.35%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (16.13%) Windows 7
5 1 (3.23%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (48.39%) Infrastructure Transformation
1 15 (48.39%) IT Strategy
1 15 (48.39%) Migration
2 12 (38.71%) Multichannel Retail
3 10 (32.26%) Service Delivery
4 7 (22.58%) Incident Management
4 7 (22.58%) Problem Management
5 6 (19.35%) Infrastructure Management
5 6 (19.35%) Server Management
5 6 (19.35%) Storage Management
6 5 (16.13%) Cybersecurity
6 5 (16.13%) Regulatory Compliance
6 5 (16.13%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (16.13%) Supplier Management
7 2 (6.45%) Capacity Management
7 2 (6.45%) Change Management
7 2 (6.45%) Configuration Management
7 2 (6.45%) Project Management
7 2 (6.45%) SFIA
7 2 (6.45%) Virtual Team Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (19.35%) SQL
2 1 (3.23%) Lisp
Qualifications
1 24 (77.42%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (41.94%) CCNP
3 12 (38.71%) CCNA
4 7 (22.58%) Security Cleared
5 6 (19.35%) DBS Check
5 6 (19.35%) SC Cleared
6 5 (16.13%) Degree
6 5 (16.13%) MCSE
6 5 (16.13%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (3.23%) CCDP
7 1 (3.23%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (19.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (16.13%) Cyber Essentials
2 5 (16.13%) GDPR
2 5 (16.13%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (19.35%) Active Directory
1 6 (19.35%) Hyper-V
2 1 (3.23%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 15 (48.39%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (3.23%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (3.23%) Cisco UCCX
2 1 (3.23%) QRadar
2 1 (3.23%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 20 (64.52%) Cisco
2 16 (51.61%) SolarWinds
3 7 (22.58%) Microsoft
4 6 (19.35%) Acronis
4 6 (19.35%) VMware
5 5 (16.13%) Veeam
6 1 (3.23%) F5
6 1 (3.23%) HP
6 1 (3.23%) Meraki
6 1 (3.23%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (3.23%) Tripwire