Period
to 19 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 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 19 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wide Area Network (WAN)
Yorkshire > South Yorkshire
6 months to
19 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 75 88 78
Rank change year-on-year +13 -10 -12
Permanent jobs citing WAN 33 26 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 2.51% 1.88% 2.40%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 18.97% 12.09% 13.65%
Number of salaries quoted 32 24 69
South Yorkshire median annual salary £31,250 £32,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.85% -40.91% +32.53%
Yorkshire median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +7.14% -12.50% -5.88%

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 South Yorkshire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
South Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 174 215 249
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 13.21% 15.53% 17.55%
Number of salaries quoted 141 203 210
South Yorkshire median annual salary £37,500 £36,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% -10.00% +12.68%
10th Percentile £21,250 £23,700 £21,145
90th Percentile £67,500 £55,000 £55,125
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year +12.00% -1.32% +1.33%

WAN
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for WAN in South Yorkshire

WAN
Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for WAN in South Yorkshire

WAN
Salary Histogram in South Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing WAN in South Yorkshire over the 6 months to 19 July 2018.

Salary histogram for WAN in South Yorkshire

WAN
Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WAN within the South Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 19 July 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Doncaster +6 21 £30,500 -6.15% 2
Sheffield +9 10 £40,000 -20.00% 1
Rotherham -4 2 £29,344 +17.38%
WAN
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 July 2018, IT jobs citing WAN also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the South Yorkshire region with a requirement for WAN.

1 27 (81.82%) LAN
2 26 (78.79%) Firewall
3 21 (63.64%) Windows
4 19 (57.58%) Active Directory
5 18 (54.55%) Cisco
5 18 (54.55%) Windows 7
5 18 (54.55%) Windows Server
6 16 (48.48%) Microsoft
7 14 (42.42%) ITIL
7 14 (42.42%) Windows 10
7 14 (42.42%) Office 365
8 11 (33.33%) VMware
9 9 (27.27%) Microsoft Office
9 9 (27.27%) Citrix
9 9 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
9 9 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
10 8 (24.24%) Hyper-V
10 8 (24.24%) SLA
10 8 (24.24%) Microsoft Certification
11 7 (21.21%) Wireless
11 7 (21.21%) SAN
11 7 (21.21%) VPN
11 7 (21.21%) DNS
11 7 (21.21%) Windows 8
11 7 (21.21%) VMware Infrastructure
11 7 (21.21%) Network Management
12 6 (18.18%) PowerShell
12 6 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
12 6 (18.18%) SQL Server
12 6 (18.18%) MCSE

WAN
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Yorkshire 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 (18.18%) MS Exchange
2 5 (15.15%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2003
3 3 (9.09%) SharePoint
4 2 (6.06%) IIS
5 1 (3.03%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 9 (27.27%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Infor M3
1 1 (3.03%) Lawson
Cloud Services
1 14 (42.42%) Office 365
2 6 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (6.06%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (3.03%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 27 (81.82%) LAN
2 26 (78.79%) Firewall
3 7 (21.21%) DNS
3 7 (21.21%) SAN
3 7 (21.21%) VPN
3 7 (21.21%) Wireless
4 6 (18.18%) DHCP
5 5 (15.15%) TCP/IP
6 4 (12.12%) MPLS
7 2 (6.06%) BGP
7 2 (6.06%) VLAN
7 2 (6.06%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (3.03%) Remote Desktop
8 1 (3.03%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (18.18%) SQL Server
2 5 (15.15%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (9.09%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (6.06%) SQL Server 2016
General
1 5 (15.15%) Telecoms
2 3 (9.09%) Banking
3 1 (3.03%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 14 (42.42%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 9 (27.27%) Network Engineer
3 5 (15.15%) Cisco Engineer
3 5 (15.15%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 5 (15.15%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (12.12%) IT Engineer
5 3 (9.09%) IT Manager
5 3 (9.09%) IT Support
5 3 (9.09%) IT Support Engineer
5 3 (9.09%) Monitoring Engineer
5 3 (9.09%) Network Monitoring Engineer
5 3 (9.09%) Support Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) Architect
6 2 (6.06%) IP Architect
7 1 (3.03%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 1 (3.03%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
7 1 (3.03%) ICT Support
7 1 (3.03%) ICT Support Technician
7 1 (3.03%) ICT Technician
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.12%) Driving Licence
2 3 (9.09%) HP Storage
3 2 (6.06%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.03%) CCTV
4 1 (3.03%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 21 (63.64%) Windows
2 18 (54.55%) Windows 7
2 18 (54.55%) Windows Server
3 14 (42.42%) Windows 10
4 9 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (21.21%) Windows 8
6 3 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (3.03%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (42.42%) ITIL
2 7 (21.21%) Network Management
3 5 (15.15%) Problem-Solving
4 4 (12.12%) Root Cause Analysis
4 4 (12.12%) Time Management
5 3 (9.09%) Capacity Planning
5 3 (9.09%) Change Control
5 3 (9.09%) Configuration Management
5 3 (9.09%) Critical Success Factor
5 3 (9.09%) Cybersecurity
5 3 (9.09%) ERP
5 3 (9.09%) Incident Management
5 3 (9.09%) ITIL V3
5 3 (9.09%) Network Monitoring
5 3 (9.09%) Network Optimisation
6 2 (6.06%) Email Filtering
6 2 (6.06%) Kalman Filter
6 2 (6.06%) Performance Analysis
6 2 (6.06%) Server Virtualisation
6 2 (6.06%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 6 (18.18%) PowerShell
2 5 (15.15%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (24.24%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (18.18%) MCSE
3 5 (15.15%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (9.09%) CCNA
4 3 (9.09%) DBS Check
4 3 (9.09%) Security Cleared
5 2 (6.06%) CCIE
5 2 (6.06%) JNCIE
6 1 (3.03%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (3.03%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (24.24%) SLA
2 5 (15.15%) PCI DSS
3 2 (6.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 19 (57.58%) Active Directory
2 8 (24.24%) Hyper-V
3 7 (21.21%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (6.06%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (6.06%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (3.03%) Nagios
Vendors
1 18 (54.55%) Cisco
2 16 (48.48%) Microsoft
3 11 (33.33%) VMware
4 9 (27.27%) Citrix
5 5 (15.15%) Capita
5 5 (15.15%) Juniper
6 3 (9.09%) arcserve
6 3 (9.09%) CA
6 3 (9.09%) Dell
6 3 (9.09%) HP
6 3 (9.09%) Thales
7 2 (6.06%) EMC
7 2 (6.06%) Meraki
7 2 (6.06%) Nimble Storage
7 2 (6.06%) Symantec
8 1 (3.03%) Apple
8 1 (3.03%) CommVault
8 1 (3.03%) Lotus