Period
to 19 November 2017

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 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wide Area Network (WAN)
Northamptonshire > Northampton
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 60 41 60
Rank change year-on-year -19 +19 -8
Permanent jobs citing WAN 19 57 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northampton 2.81% 5.67% 3.56%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 16.52% 40.71% 23.64%
Number of salaries quoted 17 14 62
Northampton median annual salary £57,500 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +27.78% -10.00% +9.89%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,575 £36,250
90th Percentile £58,750 £59,500 £61,250
Northamptonshire median annual salary £53,500 £42,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +25.88% -15.00% +10.50%

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 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 115 140 220
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northampton 16.99% 13.93% 15.07%
Number of salaries quoted 80 79 180
Northampton median annual salary £35,000 £36,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.78% -10.00% +6.67%
10th Percentile £21,225 £25,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £58,750 £50,250 £58,875
Northamptonshire median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +7.14% -12.50% +9.59%

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 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for WAN in Northampton

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, IT jobs citing WAN also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Northampton region with a requirement for WAN.

1 19 (100.00%) LAN
2 15 (78.95%) VMware
3 14 (73.68%) Windows
3 14 (73.68%) Windows Server
4 12 (63.16%) Exchange Server 2010
4 12 (63.16%) Windows Server 2012
4 12 (63.16%) MS Exchange
4 12 (63.16%) Microsoft
4 12 (63.16%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (57.89%) Office 365
6 10 (52.63%) Migration
6 10 (52.63%) Cisco Certification
7 8 (42.11%) Microsoft Certification
7 8 (42.11%) ITIL Certification
7 8 (42.11%) PRINCE
7 8 (42.11%) Cisco
7 8 (42.11%) CCNA
7 8 (42.11%) ITIL
7 8 (42.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 8 (42.11%) Service Delivery
7 8 (42.11%) Microsoft Azure
7 8 (42.11%) Amazon AWS
7 8 (42.11%) Technical Architecture
7 8 (42.11%) Degree
7 8 (42.11%) VCP5
7 8 (42.11%) Exchange Server 2013
7 8 (42.11%) Data Centre
8 6 (31.58%) VMware Infrastructure
8 6 (31.58%) Retail
9 5 (26.32%) Firewall

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 12 (63.16%) Exchange Server 2010
1 12 (63.16%) MS Exchange
2 8 (42.11%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (21.05%) Exchange Server 2003
3 4 (21.05%) Exchange Server 2007
Cloud Services
1 11 (57.89%) Office 365
2 8 (42.11%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (42.11%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 19 (100.00%) LAN
2 5 (26.32%) Firewall
2 5 (26.32%) TCP/IP
3 4 (21.05%) DHCP
3 4 (21.05%) DNS
3 4 (21.05%) VLAN
4 3 (15.79%) SAN
5 2 (10.53%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (10.53%) Cisco IOS
5 2 (10.53%) Cisco Nexus
5 2 (10.53%) Internet
5 2 (10.53%) NX-OS
5 2 (10.53%) Wireshark
6 1 (5.26%) VoIP
General
1 6 (31.58%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (42.11%) Technical Leader
1 8 (42.11%) Technical Support
2 7 (36.84%) Network Engineer
2 7 (36.84%) Systems Engineer
3 4 (21.05%) Network Systems Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) IT Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) Senior IT Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Cisco Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) LAN Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) LAN/WAN Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Lead Network Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) WAN Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Manager
6 1 (5.26%) IP Telephony Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Network Support
6 1 (5.26%) Telephony Support
6 1 (5.26%) VoIP Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 8 (42.11%) Data Centre
2 4 (21.05%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 14 (73.68%) Windows
1 14 (73.68%) Windows Server
2 12 (63.16%) Windows Server 2008
2 12 (63.16%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (21.05%) Windows 10
3 4 (21.05%) Windows 7
3 4 (21.05%) Windows 8
3 4 (21.05%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (52.63%) Migration
2 8 (42.11%) ITIL
2 8 (42.11%) PRINCE
2 8 (42.11%) Service Delivery
2 8 (42.11%) Technical Architecture
3 4 (21.05%) Network Load Balancing
3 4 (21.05%) Patch Management
4 2 (10.53%) Infrastructure Transformation
4 2 (10.53%) IT Strategy
4 2 (10.53%) Kalman Filter
4 2 (10.53%) Multichannel Retail
5 1 (5.26%) Logistics
5 1 (5.26%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.26%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (52.63%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (42.11%) CCNA
2 8 (42.11%) Degree
2 8 (42.11%) ITIL Certification
2 8 (42.11%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (42.11%) VCP5
2 8 (42.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (10.53%) CCNP
System Software
1 6 (31.58%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (26.32%) Active Directory
3 4 (21.05%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (10.53%) Backup Exec
1 2 (10.53%) Cisco Prime
1 2 (10.53%) SCCM
Vendors
1 15 (78.95%) VMware
2 12 (63.16%) Microsoft
3 8 (42.11%) Cisco
4 5 (26.32%) HP
5 2 (10.53%) SolarWinds
5 2 (10.53%) Veeam
6 1 (5.26%) Citrix