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

Wide Area Network (WAN)
Northamptonshire > Northampton
6 months to
24 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 65 59 62
Rank change year-on-year -6 +3 -26
Permanent jobs citing WAN 10 36 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northampton 1.40% 3.95% 4.04%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.63% 23.68% 18.51%
Number of salaries quoted 10 17 25
Northampton median annual salary £30,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -33.33% -5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £26,700 £40,000 £36,750
90th Percentile £56,575 £57,250 £54,000
Northamptonshire median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £43,750
% change year-on-year -11.11% +2.86% +2.94%

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 86 152 281
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northampton 12.08% 16.68% 21.83%
Number of salaries quoted 73 111 183
Northampton median annual salary £41,500 £39,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.41% -2.50% +6.67%
10th Percentile £21,250 £23,500 £23,000
90th Percentile £48,750 £47,500 £50,000
Northamptonshire median annual salary £41,500 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +9.21% -5.00% +11.11%

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 24 February 2018.

Salary histogram for WAN in Northampton

For the 6 months to 24 February 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 10 (100.00%) LAN
2 9 (90.00%) Cisco
3 8 (80.00%) Active Directory
4 7 (70.00%) Microsoft
4 7 (70.00%) DNS
5 5 (50.00%) CCIE
5 5 (50.00%) CCNP
5 5 (50.00%) CCNA
5 5 (50.00%) Windows
5 5 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (50.00%) Windows Server
6 4 (40.00%) Virtual Desktop
6 4 (40.00%) Finance
6 4 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (40.00%) MCSE
6 4 (40.00%) MCSA
6 4 (40.00%) Microsoft Office
6 4 (40.00%) MCSD
6 4 (40.00%) HP
6 4 (40.00%) Citrix
6 4 (40.00%) TCP/IP
6 4 (40.00%) MOS
6 4 (40.00%) Marketing
6 4 (40.00%) Presales
7 3 (30.00%) Patch Management
7 3 (30.00%) Windows 10
7 3 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2010
7 3 (30.00%) Hyper-V
7 3 (30.00%) Windows 7
7 3 (30.00%) Windows 8

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 3 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 3 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 3 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (30.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (40.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (100.00%) LAN
2 7 (70.00%) DNS
3 4 (40.00%) TCP/IP
4 3 (30.00%) DHCP
4 3 (30.00%) VLAN
5 2 (20.00%) VoIP
6 1 (10.00%) Firewall
6 1 (10.00%) Internet
6 1 (10.00%) Network Security
6 1 (10.00%) SAN
6 1 (10.00%) Software-Defined Networking
6 1 (10.00%) Wireless
General
1 4 (40.00%) Finance
1 4 (40.00%) Marketing
2 3 (30.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Support Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) ICT Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) ICT Support
2 4 (40.00%) ICT Support Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) IT Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) IT Support
2 4 (40.00%) IT Support Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) Network Engineer
3 3 (30.00%) Network Systems Engineer
3 3 (30.00%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (10.00%) IP Network Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) IP Telephony Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Network Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Network Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Network Support
4 1 (10.00%) Telephony Support
4 1 (10.00%) VoIP Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) VoIP Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 5 (50.00%) Windows
1 5 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (30.00%) Windows 10
2 3 (30.00%) Windows 7
2 3 (30.00%) Windows 8
2 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Presales
2 3 (30.00%) Network Load Balancing
2 3 (30.00%) Patch Management
3 1 (10.00%) Logistics
3 1 (10.00%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 5 (50.00%) CCIE
1 5 (50.00%) CCNA
1 5 (50.00%) CCNP
1 5 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (40.00%) MCSA
2 4 (40.00%) MCSD
2 4 (40.00%) MCSE
2 4 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (40.00%) MOS
System Software
1 8 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (40.00%) Virtual Desktop
3 3 (30.00%) Hyper-V
3 3 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 9 (90.00%) Cisco
2 7 (70.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (40.00%) Citrix
3 4 (40.00%) HP
4 3 (30.00%) VMware