The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Telford 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 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wide Area Network (WAN)
Shropshire / Telford
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 23 33 18
Rank change year-on-year +10 -15  
Permanent jobs citing WAN 16 9 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Telford 8.16% 2.86% 7.58%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 41.03% 12.50% 29.41%
Number of salaries quoted 14 9 6
Median salary £55,000 £31,500 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +74.60% +26.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £53,950 £21,800 £24,250
10% offered a salary of more than £69,713 £33,000 £47,500
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 Telford with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Telford
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 39 72 34
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Telford 19.90% 22.86% 25.76%
Number of salaries quoted 26 62 28
Median salary £55,000 £33,500 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +64.17% +21.81%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,713 £35,000 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

WAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Telford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Telford 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 Telford

WAN
Salary Trend in Telford

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

Salary trend for WAN in Telford

WAN
Salary Histogram in Telford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing WAN in Telford over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Salary histogram for WAN in Telford

For the 6 months to 26 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 Telford region with a requirement for WAN.

1 23 (79.31%) VPN
2 22 (75.86%) Firewall
3 18 (62.07%) Data Centre
4 15 (51.72%) Project Management
4 15 (51.72%) Oracle
4 15 (51.72%) Windows
5 14 (48.28%) Unix
5 14 (48.28%) Network Design
5 14 (48.28%) Analytical Skills
5 14 (48.28%) Microsoft Azure
5 14 (48.28%) Amazon AWS
5 14 (48.28%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (41.38%) DHCP
6 12 (41.38%) DNS
6 12 (41.38%) Cisco
6 12 (41.38%) Cisco Certification
7 11 (37.93%) IPv4
7 11 (37.93%) IPv6
7 11 (37.93%) BGP
7 11 (37.93%) OSPF
7 11 (37.93%) Wireless
7 11 (37.93%) Cisco ASA
8 10 (34.48%) Network Architecture
8 10 (34.48%) Windows Server
8 10 (34.48%) VMware
9 9 (31.03%) Linux
9 9 (31.03%) Hyper-V
9 9 (31.03%) SolarWinds
10 8 (27.59%) ProCurve
10 8 (27.59%) IP Telephony

WAN
Co-occurring IT Skills in Telford 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 4 (13.79%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (3.45%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (20.69%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 14 (48.28%) Amazon AWS
1 14 (48.28%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (13.79%) Azure Active Directory
2 4 (13.79%) IaaS
2 4 (13.79%) Office 365
2 4 (13.79%) PaaS
2 4 (13.79%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (79.31%) VPN
2 22 (75.86%) Firewall
3 12 (41.38%) DHCP
3 12 (41.38%) DNS
4 11 (37.93%) BGP
4 11 (37.93%) Cisco ASA
4 11 (37.93%) IPv4
4 11 (37.93%) IPv6
4 11 (37.93%) OSPF
4 11 (37.93%) Wireless
5 8 (27.59%) IP Telephony
5 8 (27.59%) MPLS
5 8 (27.59%) VPLS
6 7 (24.14%) Cisco IOS
6 7 (24.14%) LAN
6 7 (24.14%) NX-OS
6 7 (24.14%) SNMP
6 7 (24.14%) VLAN
7 4 (13.79%) Multicast
7 4 (13.79%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.45%) Crystal Reports
1 1 (3.45%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 12 (41.38%) Network Engineer
2 10 (34.48%) Architect
2 10 (34.48%) Cloud Architect
3 6 (20.69%) Systems Support
4 5 (17.24%) Logistics Manager
4 5 (17.24%) Support Manager
4 5 (17.24%) Systems Manager
4 5 (17.24%) Systems Support Manager
5 4 (13.79%) Cloud Solutions Architect
5 4 (13.79%) Design Engineer
5 4 (13.79%) Implementation Engineer
5 4 (13.79%) Network Design Engineer
5 4 (13.79%) Network Implementation Engineer
5 4 (13.79%) Solutions Architect
6 3 (10.34%) IT Support
6 3 (10.34%) Network Architect
6 3 (10.34%) Oracle Architect
7 2 (6.90%) IT Architect
8 1 (3.45%) IT Support Analyst
8 1 (3.45%) Presales Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (13.79%) JSON
1 4 (13.79%) WAP
2 1 (3.45%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 18 (62.07%) Data Centre
2 14 (48.28%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (13.79%) PKI
4 1 (3.45%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 15 (51.72%) Windows
2 14 (48.28%) Unix
3 10 (34.48%) Windows Server
4 9 (31.03%) Linux
5 7 (24.14%) VyOS
6 1 (3.45%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (51.72%) Project Management
2 14 (48.28%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (48.28%) Network Design
3 10 (34.48%) Network Architecture
4 8 (27.59%) ITIL
4 8 (27.59%) Network Monitoring
5 6 (20.69%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (20.69%) Virtual Environments
6 5 (17.24%) Business Process Modelling
6 5 (17.24%) Logistics
6 5 (17.24%) PRINCE2
6 5 (17.24%) Release Management
7 4 (13.79%) Load Balancing
7 4 (13.79%) Project Governance
7 4 (13.79%) Software Delivery
7 4 (13.79%) TOGAF
7 4 (13.79%) WAN Optimisation
7 4 (13.79%) Workflow
8 3 (10.34%) Problem Management
8 3 (10.34%) Workload Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (17.24%) COBOL
1 5 (17.24%) Java
2 4 (13.79%) PowerShell
3 1 (3.45%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (41.38%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (27.59%) CCNA
2 8 (27.59%) CCNP
3 6 (20.69%) CCDA
3 6 (20.69%) CCDP
3 6 (20.69%) Degree
4 5 (17.24%) PMI Certification
4 5 (17.24%) PMP
5 4 (13.79%) CCIE
6 2 (6.90%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 9 (31.03%) Hyper-V
2 5 (17.24%) Active Directory
3 3 (10.34%) pfSense
4 1 (3.45%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (3.45%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 8 (27.59%) Nagios
2 4 (13.79%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 15 (51.72%) Oracle
2 12 (41.38%) Cisco
3 10 (34.48%) VMware
4 9 (31.03%) SolarWinds
5 8 (27.59%) Brocade
5 8 (27.59%) ProCurve
6 7 (24.14%) Aruba
6 7 (24.14%) Microsoft
6 7 (24.14%) SonicWALL
6 7 (24.14%) Ubiquiti
7 4 (13.79%) CheckPoint
7 4 (13.79%) Fortinet
7 4 (13.79%) McAfee
7 4 (13.79%) Nokia
8 1 (3.45%) Citrix
Telford, Shropshire
Oscar
Salary: £23000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Telford, Shropshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £50K basic + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago