The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Solihull 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 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wide Area Network (WAN)
West Midlands / Solihull
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 33 14 39
Rank change year-on-year -19 +25  
Permanent jobs citing WAN 4 17 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Solihull 2.02% 7.56% 1.12%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 21.05% 50.00% 10.34%
Number of salaries quoted 3 10 3
Median salary £50,000 £34,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +44.92% +6.15%  
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 Solihull with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Solihull
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 19 34 29
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Solihull 9.60% 15.11% 10.86%
Number of salaries quoted 16 21 29
Median salary £36,250 £34,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.61% +13.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,500 £59,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

WAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Solihull

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Solihull 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 Solihull

WAN
Salary Trend in Solihull

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

Salary trend for WAN in Solihull

For the 6 months to 23 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 Solihull region with a requirement for WAN.

1 9 (100.00%) LAN
2 5 (55.56%) Windows
2 5 (55.56%) VPN
3 3 (33.33%) DNS
3 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 3 (33.33%) DHCP
3 3 (33.33%) Benchmarking
3 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 3 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 3 (33.33%) Firewall
3 3 (33.33%) Telecoms
3 3 (33.33%) Finance
3 3 (33.33%) VMware
3 3 (33.33%) Performance Management
3 3 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (33.33%) Financial Modelling
3 3 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (22.22%) Driving Licence
4 2 (22.22%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (22.22%) Windows 8
4 2 (22.22%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (22.22%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (22.22%) Windows 7
4 2 (22.22%) SSH
4 2 (22.22%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (22.22%) CCNP
4 2 (22.22%) BGP
4 2 (22.22%) EIGRP
4 2 (22.22%) TACACS
4 2 (22.22%) FTP

WAN
Co-occurring IT Skills in Solihull 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 (11.11%) MS Exchange
1 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 9 (100.00%) LAN
2 5 (55.56%) VPN
3 3 (33.33%) DHCP
3 3 (33.33%) DNS
3 3 (33.33%) Firewall
3 3 (33.33%) TCP/IP
4 2 (22.22%) BGP
4 2 (22.22%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (22.22%) EIGRP
4 2 (22.22%) FTP
4 2 (22.22%) Internet
4 2 (22.22%) OSPF
4 2 (22.22%) RIP
4 2 (22.22%) SSH
4 2 (22.22%) TACACS
General
1 3 (33.33%) Finance
1 3 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Commercial Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Help Desk Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) ICT Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Network Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Coordinator
3 1 (11.11%) Operations Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (22.22%) Driving Licence
3 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (55.56%) Windows
2 2 (22.22%) Linux
2 2 (22.22%) Windows 7
2 2 (22.22%) Windows 8
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Benchmarking
1 3 (33.33%) Financial Modelling
1 3 (33.33%) Performance Management
2 2 (22.22%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (22.22%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (11.11%) BCP
3 1 (11.11%) Data Privacy
3 1 (11.11%) Network Management
3 1 (11.11%) Security Operations
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) CCNP
1 2 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (11.11%) CompTIA Security+
2 1 (11.11%) Network+ Certification
2 1 (11.11%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 3 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (22.22%) Terminal Services
2 2 (22.22%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 3 (33.33%) VMware
2 2 (22.22%) Cisco
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £30000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago