Period
to 18 November 2017

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 6 months to 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wide Area Network (WAN)
Devon > Plymouth
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 22 25 35
Rank change year-on-year +3 +10 +7
Permanent jobs citing WAN 1 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Plymouth 1.14% 4.46% 0.65%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.26% 20.83% 2.78%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 1
Plymouth median annual salary £24,000 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -31.43% -6.67% -
10th Percentile £23,500 £23,750 £36,250
90th Percentile £24,500 £46,250 £38,750
Devon median annual salary £24,000 £32,250 £32,000
% change year-on-year -25.58% +0.78% -4.48%

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 Plymouth with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Plymouth
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 19 24 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Plymouth 21.59% 21.43% 23.53%
Number of salaries quoted 16 21 26
Plymouth median annual salary £42,500 £52,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -19.05% +31.25% -4.76%
10th Percentile £26,625 £23,750 £24,500
90th Percentile £51,250 £53,750 £45,000
Devon median annual salary £35,000 £30,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year +14.75% +1.67% -18.92%

WAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Plymouth

Job postings citing WAN as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Plymouth.

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 18 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 Plymouth region with a requirement for WAN.

1 1 (100.00%) SAP
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server

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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Support Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Support
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) SAP