Period
to 21 November 2017

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 6 months to 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wide Area Network (WAN)
Shropshire > Telford
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 35 41 33
Rank change year-on-year +6 -8 -2
Permanent jobs citing WAN 20 7 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Telford 5.71% 1.68% 2.16%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 24.69% 8.05% 17.95%
Number of salaries quoted 17 7 6
Telford median annual salary £55,000 £32,500 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +69.23% -1.52% +15.79%
10th Percentile £29,000 £25,750 £24,500
90th Percentile £70,606 £46,050 £43,000
Shropshire median annual salary £55,000 £32,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +69.23% -18.75% -11.11%

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 Telford with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Telford
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 81 87 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Telford 23.14% 20.86% 12.04%
Number of salaries quoted 61 77 30
Telford median annual salary £45,000 £38,500 £30,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.88% +26.23% -12.86%
10th Percentile £21,500 £22,750 £19,800
90th Percentile £56,375 £47,500 £45,000
Shropshire median annual salary £41,628 £38,500 £32,000
% change year-on-year +8.12% +20.31% -8.57%

WAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Telford

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

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 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for WAN in Telford

For the 6 months to 21 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 Telford region with a requirement for WAN.

1 18 (90.00%) Firewall
2 16 (80.00%) VPN
2 16 (80.00%) Analytical Skills
3 15 (75.00%) Network Design
4 14 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (70.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 14 (70.00%) Amazon AWS
5 11 (55.00%) Cisco Certification
6 10 (50.00%) Project Management
6 10 (50.00%) Oracle
6 10 (50.00%) Data Centre
6 10 (50.00%) Network Architecture
7 7 (35.00%) Cisco
7 7 (35.00%) CCNP
7 7 (35.00%) Active Directory
8 6 (30.00%) CCNA
8 6 (30.00%) CCDA
8 6 (30.00%) CCDP
8 6 (30.00%) DHCP
8 6 (30.00%) ITIL
8 6 (30.00%) DNS
8 6 (30.00%) LAN
8 6 (30.00%) McAfee
8 6 (30.00%) Virtual Environments
8 6 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (30.00%) Degree
9 5 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
9 5 (25.00%) Windows Server
9 5 (25.00%) Nokia
9 5 (25.00%) CheckPoint

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 (20.00%) Oracle Workflow
2 2 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (10.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 14 (70.00%) Amazon AWS
1 14 (70.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (20.00%) Azure Active Directory
2 4 (20.00%) IaaS
2 4 (20.00%) Office 365
2 4 (20.00%) PaaS
2 4 (20.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (90.00%) Firewall
2 16 (80.00%) VPN
3 6 (30.00%) DHCP
3 6 (30.00%) DNS
3 6 (30.00%) LAN
4 5 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
5 4 (20.00%) BGP
5 4 (20.00%) ICMP
5 4 (20.00%) IPv4
5 4 (20.00%) IPv6
5 4 (20.00%) Multicast
5 4 (20.00%) OSPF
5 4 (20.00%) SSL
5 4 (20.00%) Wireless
6 3 (15.00%) TCP/IP
7 2 (10.00%) PBX
7 2 (10.00%) SAN
7 2 (10.00%) Structured Cabling
7 2 (10.00%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (5.00%) Cisco PIX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) Crystal Reports
General
1 1 (5.00%) Finance
1 1 (5.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 10 (50.00%) Architect
1 10 (50.00%) Cloud Architect
2 4 (20.00%) Cloud Solutions Architect
2 4 (20.00%) Design Engineer
2 4 (20.00%) Implementation Engineer
2 4 (20.00%) IT Support
2 4 (20.00%) Network Design Engineer
2 4 (20.00%) Network Engineer
2 4 (20.00%) Network Implementation Engineer
2 4 (20.00%) Solutions Architect
3 3 (15.00%) Analyst
3 3 (15.00%) Network Architect
3 3 (15.00%) Oracle Architect
4 2 (10.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) IT Architect
4 2 (10.00%) Systems Support
5 1 (5.00%) IT Support Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Network Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Systems Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Systems Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (20.00%) JSON
1 4 (20.00%) WAP
2 1 (5.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (80.00%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (50.00%) Data Centre
3 4 (20.00%) PKI
4 2 (10.00%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 5 (25.00%) Windows
1 5 (25.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (5.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (75.00%) Network Design
2 14 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (50.00%) Network Architecture
3 10 (50.00%) Project Management
4 6 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (30.00%) ITIL
4 6 (30.00%) Virtual Environments
5 4 (20.00%) Load Balancing
5 4 (20.00%) Project Governance
5 4 (20.00%) Software Delivery
5 4 (20.00%) TOGAF
5 4 (20.00%) WAN Optimisation
5 4 (20.00%) Workflow
6 1 (5.00%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 4 (20.00%) PowerShell
2 3 (15.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (55.00%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (35.00%) CCNP
3 6 (30.00%) CCDA
3 6 (30.00%) CCDP
3 6 (30.00%) CCNA
3 6 (30.00%) Degree
4 4 (20.00%) CCIE
5 1 (5.00%) CCSA
5 1 (5.00%) MCSA
5 1 (5.00%) MCSE
5 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (35.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (10.00%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (20.00%) FortiGate
2 2 (10.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 10 (50.00%) Oracle
2 7 (35.00%) Cisco
3 6 (30.00%) McAfee
4 5 (25.00%) CheckPoint
4 5 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 5 (25.00%) Nokia
5 4 (20.00%) Fortinet
6 3 (15.00%) Citrix
7 2 (10.00%) Dell
7 2 (10.00%) HP
7 2 (10.00%) IBM
8 1 (5.00%) VMware