The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Plymouth 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 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wide Area Network (WAN)
Devon / Plymouth
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 18
Permanent jobs citing WAN 0 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Plymouth - - 4.41%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 21.43%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 3
Median salary - - £33,000
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 Plymouth with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Plymouth
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 18 1 14
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Plymouth 31.58% 2.50% 20.59%
Number of salaries quoted 16 1 13
Median salary £42,500 £26,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +60.37% -29.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £26,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

WAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Plymouth

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Plymouth 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 Plymouth

WAN
Salary Trend in Plymouth

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

Salary trend for WAN in Plymouth

For the 6 months to 24 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 Plymouth region with a requirement for WAN.

1 2 (100.00%) Unix
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) Wireshark
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) Feasibility Study
2 1 (50.00%) IT Strategy
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 2000 Server
2 1 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (50.00%) Social Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) ISO 22301
2 1 (50.00%) CCTV
2 1 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Vista
2 1 (50.00%) Service Management
2 1 (50.00%) SNMP
2 1 (50.00%) CGI
2 1 (50.00%) ITSM
2 1 (50.00%) Information Security Management
2 1 (50.00%) Data Security
2 1 (50.00%) Security Management
2 1 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (50.00%) Wireless
2 1 (50.00%) SUSE
2 1 (50.00%) VMware

WAN
Co-occurring IT Skills in Plymouth 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 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (50.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) Wireshark
2 1 (50.00%) SAN
2 1 (50.00%) SNMP
2 1 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (50.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) MySQL
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) CGI
1 1 (50.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Unix
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) SUSE
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 2000 Server
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Vista
2 1 (50.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Data Security
1 1 (50.00%) Feasibility Study
1 1 (50.00%) Information Security
1 1 (50.00%) Information Security Management
1 1 (50.00%) IT Strategy
1 1 (50.00%) ITSM
1 1 (50.00%) Security Management
1 1 (50.00%) Service Management
1 1 (50.00%) Social Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) Python
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) ISO 22301
1 1 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Backup Exec
1 1 (50.00%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Sophos
2 1 (50.00%) Symantec
2 1 (50.00%) VMware