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 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wide Area Network (WAN)
East Midlands / Northamptonshire
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 52 52 35
Rank change year-on-year 0 -17  
Permanent jobs citing WAN 19 24 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 3.25% 3.36% 6.51%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 18.27% 24.49% 39.10%
Number of salaries quoted 16 12 50
Median salary £44,000 £37,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.91% -26.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £30,000 £33,350
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - -5.88%  

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 104 98 156
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire 17.81% 13.73% 16.65%
Number of salaries quoted 83 74 118
Median salary £43,250 £36,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.49% -18.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

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 25 June 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 25 June 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 +5 15 £37,250 -25.50% 1
WAN
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 45 (100.00%) LAN
2 32 (71.11%) Cisco Certification
3 29 (64.44%) ITIL
4 28 (62.22%) Cisco
5 27 (60.00%) Firewall
6 26 (57.78%) CCNP
6 26 (57.78%) CCNA
7 24 (53.33%) VLAN
8 16 (35.56%) VoIP
9 14 (31.11%) DHCP
9 14 (31.11%) DNS
10 13 (28.89%) Microsoft
11 12 (26.67%) WLAN
11 12 (26.67%) PBX
12 11 (24.44%) SAN
13 10 (22.22%) Migration
13 10 (22.22%) SolarWinds
13 10 (22.22%) Cisco Nexus
13 10 (22.22%) Service Design
14 9 (20.00%) Unified Communications
15 8 (17.78%) VMware
15 8 (17.78%) ITIL Certification
15 8 (17.78%) Active Directory
16 7 (15.56%) SCCM
17 6 (13.33%) Cisco ASA
17 6 (13.33%) SIEM
17 6 (13.33%) Office 365
17 6 (13.33%) NX-OS
17 6 (13.33%) Wireshark
17 6 (13.33%) Cisco IOS

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 4 (8.89%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (8.89%) Exchange Server 2013
1 4 (8.89%) IIS
1 4 (8.89%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 6 (13.33%) Office 365
2 5 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (8.89%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 45 (100.00%) LAN
2 27 (60.00%) Firewall
3 24 (53.33%) VLAN
4 16 (35.56%) VoIP
5 14 (31.11%) DHCP
5 14 (31.11%) DNS
6 12 (26.67%) PBX
6 12 (26.67%) WLAN
7 11 (24.44%) SAN
8 10 (22.22%) Cisco Nexus
9 9 (20.00%) Unified Communications
10 6 (13.33%) Cisco ASA
10 6 (13.33%) Cisco IOS
10 6 (13.33%) NX-OS
10 6 (13.33%) Wireshark
11 4 (8.89%) FTP
11 4 (8.89%) IPv4
11 4 (8.89%) Skype
11 4 (8.89%) TCP/IP
11 4 (8.89%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (11.11%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (13.33%) Telecoms
2 2 (4.44%) Law
3 1 (2.22%) Finance
3 1 (2.22%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 18 (40.00%) Network Engineer
2 10 (22.22%) Cisco Engineer
2 10 (22.22%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 10 (22.22%) Senior Network Engineer
3 6 (13.33%) Analyst
3 6 (13.33%) Security Specialist
4 5 (11.11%) Information Security Specialist
4 5 (11.11%) Information Specialist
4 5 (11.11%) Service Analyst
4 5 (11.11%) Service Desk Analyst
4 5 (11.11%) Technical Leader
5 4 (8.89%) IT Engineer
5 4 (8.89%) Senior Cisco Engineer
5 4 (8.89%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
5 4 (8.89%) Senior IT Engineer
5 4 (8.89%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 4 (8.89%) Systems Engineer
5 4 (8.89%) Technical Support
6 3 (6.67%) Network Manager
6 3 (6.67%) Operations Manager
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.11%) Cyberthreat
1 5 (11.11%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.22%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (13.33%) Windows
1 6 (13.33%) Windows Server
2 4 (8.89%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (8.89%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (64.44%) ITIL
2 10 (22.22%) Migration
2 10 (22.22%) Service Design
3 6 (13.33%) Information Security
3 6 (13.33%) Infrastructure Transformation
3 6 (13.33%) IT Strategy
3 6 (13.33%) SIEM
4 5 (11.11%) Cybersecurity
4 5 (11.11%) Risk Analysis
5 4 (8.89%) B2B
5 4 (8.89%) Mathematics
5 4 (8.89%) Matrix Management
5 4 (8.89%) Matrix Organization
5 4 (8.89%) Network Management
5 4 (8.89%) PRINCE
5 4 (8.89%) Problem Management
5 4 (8.89%) Service Delivery
5 4 (8.89%) Technical Architecture
6 3 (6.67%) Coaching
6 3 (6.67%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 4 (8.89%) C
2 2 (4.44%) SQL
Qualifications
1 32 (71.11%) Cisco Certification
2 26 (57.78%) CCNA
2 26 (57.78%) CCNP
3 8 (17.78%) ITIL Certification
4 6 (13.33%) CISSP
4 6 (13.33%) CompTIA Security+
4 6 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (13.33%) Security+ Certification
5 4 (8.89%) CCIE
5 4 (8.89%) Degree
5 4 (8.89%) VCP5
5 4 (8.89%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 3 (6.67%) MCP
6 3 (6.67%) MOS
7 2 (4.44%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (2.22%) CEH
8 1 (2.22%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (13.33%) SLA
2 5 (11.11%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 8 (17.78%) Active Directory
2 5 (11.11%) Hyper-V
3 2 (4.44%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (15.56%) SCCM
2 6 (13.33%) Cisco Prime
3 5 (11.11%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 2 (4.44%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 28 (62.22%) Cisco
2 13 (28.89%) Microsoft
3 10 (22.22%) SolarWinds
4 8 (17.78%) VMware
5 5 (11.11%) NetApp
6 2 (4.44%) Citrix
6 2 (4.44%) Google
6 2 (4.44%) HP
6 2 (4.44%) Veeam
7 1 (2.22%) SAP
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