Period
to 20 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Tamworth 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 20 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wide Area Network (WAN)
Staffordshire > Tamworth
6 months to
20 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 26 37 19
Rank change year-on-year +11 -18 -12
Permanent jobs citing WAN 6 4 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tamworth 4.26% 2.23% 11.59%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 35.29% 33.33% 68.57%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 24
Tamworth median annual salary £45,000 £34,500 £28,550
Median salary % change year-on-year +30.43% +20.84% +18.96%
Staffordshire median annual salary £35,000 £33,000 £28,550
% change year-on-year +6.06% +15.59% +14.20%

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 Tamworth with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Tamworth
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 17 12 35
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Tamworth 12.06% 6.70% 16.91%
Number of salaries quoted 12 11 35
Tamworth median annual salary £24,000 £34,500 £28,550
Median salary % change year-on-year -30.43% +20.84% +21.49%
10th Percentile £19,000 £25,125 £20,950
90th Percentile £33,750 £47,500 £48,250
Staffordshire median annual salary £31,000 £32,750 £43,375
% change year-on-year -5.34% -24.50% +33.46%

WAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Tamworth

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

Job vacancy trend for WAN in Tamworth

WAN
Salary Trend in Tamworth

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

Salary trend for WAN in Tamworth

For the 6 months to 20 July 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 Tamworth region with a requirement for WAN.

1 6 (100.00%) LAN
2 5 (83.33%) Cisco
2 5 (83.33%) CCNP
2 5 (83.33%) CCNA
2 5 (83.33%) HP
2 5 (83.33%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (83.33%) Juniper
2 5 (83.33%) Motorola
2 5 (83.33%) MPLS
2 5 (83.33%) Firewall
2 5 (83.33%) Fortinet
2 5 (83.33%) Structured Cabling
3 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (16.67%) FMCG
3 1 (16.67%) ISDN
3 1 (16.67%) Network Design
3 1 (16.67%) VLAN
3 1 (16.67%) Retail

WAN
Co-occurring IT Skills in Tamworth 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 6 (100.00%) LAN
2 5 (83.33%) Firewall
2 5 (83.33%) MPLS
2 5 (83.33%) Structured Cabling
3 1 (16.67%) ISDN
3 1 (16.67%) VLAN
General
1 1 (16.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Administrator
1 5 (83.33%) Network Administrator
1 5 (83.33%) Network Specialist
2 1 (16.67%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
2 1 (16.67%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Network Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Network Support
2 1 (16.67%) Network Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) NOC Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (16.67%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) Network Design
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) CCNA
1 5 (83.33%) CCNP
1 5 (83.33%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Cisco
1 5 (83.33%) Fortinet
1 5 (83.33%) HP
1 5 (83.33%) Juniper
1 5 (83.33%) Motorola