Period
to 25 May 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 25 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wide Area Network (WAN)
Northamptonshire > Northampton
6 months to
25 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 72 58 72
Rank change year-on-year -14 +14 -50
Permanent jobs citing WAN 12 26 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northampton 1.37% 3.26% 3.17%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.79% 19.12% 15.38%
Number of salaries quoted 10 20 8
Northampton median annual salary £30,000 £44,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -32.58% +4.71% -
10th Percentile £19,000 £21,000 £33,625
90th Percentile £53,925 £47,500 £50,000
Northamptonshire median annual salary £40,000 £44,000 £38,750
% change year-on-year -9.09% +13.55% -3.13%

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 87 136 221
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northampton 9.91% 17.06% 20.63%
Number of salaries quoted 77 105 140
Northampton median annual salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.75% +1.91% +4.67%
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,500 £23,000
90th Percentile £53,750 £47,500 £50,000
Northamptonshire median annual salary £41,500 £42,500 £38,250
% change year-on-year -2.35% +11.11% -4.38%

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 25 May 2018.

Salary histogram for WAN in Northampton

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 12 (100.00%) LAN
2 9 (75.00%) Cisco
3 8 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 8 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (58.33%) Active Directory
4 7 (58.33%) CCNP
4 7 (58.33%) Microsoft Office
5 6 (50.00%) CCNA
5 6 (50.00%) Service Delivery
5 6 (50.00%) Firewall
6 5 (41.67%) CCIE
6 5 (41.67%) Windows
6 5 (41.67%) Presales
7 4 (33.33%) Data Centre
7 4 (33.33%) Driving Licence
7 4 (33.33%) Virtual Desktop
7 4 (33.33%) MCSE
7 4 (33.33%) MCSA
7 4 (33.33%) MCSD
7 4 (33.33%) DNS
7 4 (33.33%) Citrix
7 4 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (33.33%) SAN
7 4 (33.33%) Finance
7 4 (33.33%) MOS
7 4 (33.33%) Marketing
8 3 (25.00%) Degree
8 3 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
8 3 (25.00%) SC Cleared
8 3 (25.00%) Security Cleared

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 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 3 (25.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 7 (58.33%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (8.33%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (25.00%) Office 365
2 1 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (100.00%) LAN
2 6 (50.00%) Firewall
3 4 (33.33%) DNS
3 4 (33.33%) SAN
4 2 (16.67%) Intranet
4 2 (16.67%) Software-Defined Networking
4 2 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (16.67%) Wireless
5 1 (8.33%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (8.33%) Cisco Firepower
5 1 (8.33%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (8.33%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (8.33%) Cisco Wireless
5 1 (8.33%) Internet
5 1 (8.33%) MPLS
5 1 (8.33%) Network Security
5 1 (8.33%) NX-OS
5 1 (8.33%) OSPF
5 1 (8.33%) VLAN
5 1 (8.33%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 4 (33.33%) Finance
1 4 (33.33%) Marketing
2 1 (8.33%) Legal
2 1 (8.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Support Engineer
2 5 (41.67%) IT Engineer
2 5 (41.67%) IT Support
2 5 (41.67%) IT Support Engineer
3 4 (33.33%) ICT Engineer
3 4 (33.33%) ICT Support
3 4 (33.33%) ICT Support Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Architect
4 2 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (8.33%) 1st Line Support
5 1 (8.33%) Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Cisco Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Consultant
5 1 (8.33%) Installations Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Network Consultant
5 1 (8.33%) Network Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Server Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Server Support
5 1 (8.33%) Support Technician
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Data Centre
1 4 (33.33%) Driving Licence
2 3 (25.00%) Replication
3 2 (16.67%) Virtual Team
4 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (41.67%) Windows
2 3 (25.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (8.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 5 (41.67%) Presales
3 3 (25.00%) Infrastructure Management
4 2 (16.67%) Capacity Management
4 2 (16.67%) Change Management
4 2 (16.67%) Configuration Management
4 2 (16.67%) Incident Management
4 2 (16.67%) Problem Management
4 2 (16.67%) Project Management
4 2 (16.67%) SFIA
4 2 (16.67%) Virtual Team Management
5 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Transformation
5 1 (8.33%) IT Strategy
5 1 (8.33%) ITIL
5 1 (8.33%) Load Balancing
5 1 (8.33%) Migration
5 1 (8.33%) Multichannel Retail
5 1 (8.33%) Network Architecture
5 1 (8.33%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (58.33%) CCNP
3 6 (50.00%) CCNA
4 5 (41.67%) CCIE
5 4 (33.33%) MCSA
5 4 (33.33%) MCSD
5 4 (33.33%) MCSE
5 4 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (33.33%) MOS
6 3 (25.00%) DBS Check
6 3 (25.00%) Degree
6 3 (25.00%) SC Cleared
6 3 (25.00%) Security Cleared
7 1 (8.33%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (58.33%) Active Directory
2 4 (33.33%) Virtual Desktop
3 3 (25.00%) Hyper-V
4 1 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) Cisco Prime
1 1 (8.33%) QRadar
1 1 (8.33%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 9 (75.00%) Cisco
2 8 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 4 (33.33%) Citrix
4 3 (25.00%) Acronis
5 2 (16.67%) SolarWinds
5 2 (16.67%) Veeam
6 1 (8.33%) F5
6 1 (8.33%) HP
6 1 (8.33%) Meraki
6 1 (8.33%) Tripwire
6 1 (8.33%) VMware