The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire with a requirement for WAN skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited WAN over the 3 months to 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wide Area Network (WAN)
East Midlands / Northamptonshire
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 37 58 21
Rank change year-on-year +21 -37  
Permanent jobs citing WAN 26 23 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 4.59% 3.05% 9.87%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 26.80% 13.94% 46.67%
Number of salaries quoted 18 3 67
Median salary £44,500 £40,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.87% +8.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £42,800 £40,100 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,900 £48,100 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

WAN is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Northamptonshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 97 165 165
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire 17.14% 21.88% 21.15%
Number of salaries quoted 79 107 148
Median salary £44,000 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% +3.89%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £26,300
10% offered a salary of more than £48,400 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% +2.40%  

WAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Northamptonshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Northamptonshire citing WAN as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for WAN in Northamptonshire

WAN
Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Salary trend for WAN in Northamptonshire

WAN
Salary Histogram in Northamptonshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing WAN in Northamptonshire over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Salary histogram for WAN in Northamptonshire

WAN
Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WAN within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 29 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northampton +18 13 £45,000 - 1
Kettering - 4 - -
WAN
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 Northamptonshire region with a requirement for WAN.

1 67 (98.53%) LAN
2 64 (94.12%) Cisco
3 60 (88.24%) Cisco Certification
4 47 (69.12%) Firewall
5 46 (67.65%) CCNP
6 38 (55.88%) SolarWinds
7 37 (54.41%) VLAN
8 36 (52.94%) ITIL
9 35 (51.47%) CCNA
10 31 (45.59%) Cisco Nexus
11 29 (42.65%) SAN
11 29 (42.65%) DNS
11 29 (42.65%) VoIP
11 29 (42.65%) DHCP
12 23 (33.82%) Wireless
13 22 (32.35%) Cisco Prime
13 22 (32.35%) Cisco ASA
14 21 (30.88%) Wireshark
14 21 (30.88%) Cisco IOS
14 21 (30.88%) Migration
14 21 (30.88%) Infrastructure Transformation
15 18 (26.47%) Data Centre
15 18 (26.47%) CCIE
15 18 (26.47%) VPN
16 17 (25.00%) FTP
16 17 (25.00%) TCP/IP
16 17 (25.00%) IPv4
16 17 (25.00%) Problem Management
16 17 (25.00%) Network Management
17 16 (23.53%) IT Strategy

WAN
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northamptonshire 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 (8.82%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (5.88%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.47%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 67 (98.53%) LAN
2 47 (69.12%) Firewall
3 37 (54.41%) VLAN
4 31 (45.59%) Cisco Nexus
5 29 (42.65%) DHCP
5 29 (42.65%) DNS
5 29 (42.65%) SAN
5 29 (42.65%) VoIP
6 23 (33.82%) Wireless
7 22 (32.35%) Cisco ASA
8 21 (30.88%) Cisco IOS
8 21 (30.88%) Wireshark
9 18 (26.47%) VPN
10 17 (25.00%) FTP
10 17 (25.00%) IPv4
10 17 (25.00%) TCP/IP
11 14 (20.59%) WLAN
12 13 (19.12%) NX-OS
13 12 (17.65%) PBX
14 8 (11.76%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (13.24%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (7.35%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.47%) Finance
Job Titles
1 34 (50.00%) Network Engineer
2 11 (16.18%) Cisco Engineer
2 11 (16.18%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 10 (14.71%) Senior Network Engineer
4 9 (13.24%) Analyst
4 9 (13.24%) Support Engineer
5 8 (11.76%) Network Analyst
5 8 (11.76%) Network Support
5 8 (11.76%) Network Support Engineer
5 8 (11.76%) Security Specialist
6 7 (10.29%) Information Security Specialist
6 7 (10.29%) Information Specialist
7 6 (8.82%) Technical Leader
8 5 (7.35%) Cisco Analyst
8 5 (7.35%) Cisco Network Analyst
8 5 (7.35%) Network Manager
8 5 (7.35%) Network Operations Manager
8 5 (7.35%) Operations Manager
8 5 (7.35%) Senior Cisco Engineer
8 5 (7.35%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 18 (26.47%) Data Centre
2 11 (16.18%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (10.29%) Cyberthreat
4 4 (5.88%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (8.82%) Windows
2 4 (5.88%) Linux
2 4 (5.88%) Unix
3 2 (2.94%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (52.94%) ITIL
2 21 (30.88%) Infrastructure Transformation
2 21 (30.88%) Migration
3 17 (25.00%) Network Management
3 17 (25.00%) Problem Management
4 16 (23.53%) IT Strategy
5 11 (16.18%) Service Design
6 8 (11.76%) Information Security
6 8 (11.76%) SIEM
7 7 (10.29%) Cybersecurity
7 7 (10.29%) Risk Analysis
8 6 (8.82%) B2B
8 6 (8.82%) ITIL V3
8 6 (8.82%) Matrix Management
8 6 (8.82%) Matrix Organization
9 5 (7.35%) Project Management
10 4 (5.88%) Change Management
10 4 (5.88%) Continuous Improvement
11 3 (4.41%) SEO
12 1 (1.47%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.47%) C
1 1 (1.47%) SQL
Qualifications
1 60 (88.24%) Cisco Certification
2 46 (67.65%) CCNP
3 35 (51.47%) CCNA
4 18 (26.47%) CCIE
5 8 (11.76%) CISSP
5 8 (11.76%) CompTIA Security+
5 8 (11.76%) Security+ Certification
6 1 (1.47%) CCENT
6 1 (1.47%) CEH
6 1 (1.47%) CISA
6 1 (1.47%) Degree
6 1 (1.47%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (10.29%) PCI DSS
2 2 (2.94%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (14.71%) Active Directory
2 7 (10.29%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 22 (32.35%) Cisco Prime
2 7 (10.29%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 7 (10.29%) SCCM
Vendors
1 64 (94.12%) Cisco
2 38 (55.88%) SolarWinds
3 7 (10.29%) NetApp
4 6 (8.82%) Microsoft
5 4 (5.88%) Google
6 3 (4.41%) CheckPoint
6 3 (4.41%) F5
6 3 (4.41%) Riverbed
7 2 (2.94%) Mitel
8 1 (1.47%) Blue Coat
8 1 (1.47%) Juniper
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