The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Wakefield 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 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wide Area Network (WAN)
West Yorkshire / Wakefield
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 15 22 18
Rank change year-on-year +7 -4  
Permanent jobs citing WAN 7 12 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wakefield 7.61% 7.32% 9.45%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 20.00% 27.27% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 6 33 9
Median salary £37,500 £55,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -31.81% +46.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £33,750 £31,250 £20,700
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £55,000 £65,000
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 Wakefield with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Wakefield
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 35 44 36
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wakefield 38.04% 26.83% 28.35%
Number of salaries quoted 93 283 111
Median salary £37,500 £45,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.66% +28.57%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,250 £23,500 £18,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,950 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

WAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Wakefield

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

Job vacancy trend for WAN in Wakefield

WAN
Salary Trend in Wakefield

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

Salary trend for WAN in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 28 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 Wakefield region with a requirement for WAN.

1 7 (63.64%) LAN
2 6 (54.55%) Cisco
2 6 (54.55%) Windows
2 6 (54.55%) Active Directory
2 6 (54.55%) VMware
2 6 (54.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (45.45%) Law
3 5 (45.45%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (45.45%) Avaya
3 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
3 5 (45.45%) TCP/IP
4 4 (36.36%) DNS
4 4 (36.36%) DHCP
5 3 (27.27%) Legal
5 3 (27.27%) CMS
5 3 (27.27%) Firewall
5 3 (27.27%) Network Security
5 3 (27.27%) MCDST
5 3 (27.27%) MCSE
5 3 (27.27%) MCSA
5 3 (27.27%) MS Exchange
5 3 (27.27%) ITIL
5 3 (27.27%) MCP
5 3 (27.27%) MPLS
5 3 (27.27%) SAN
5 3 (27.27%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (27.27%) Windows Server
6 2 (18.18%) EMC VNX

WAN
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wakefield 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 3 (27.27%) CMS
1 3 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (27.27%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (63.64%) LAN
2 5 (45.45%) TCP/IP
3 4 (36.36%) DHCP
3 4 (36.36%) DNS
4 3 (27.27%) Firewall
4 3 (27.27%) MPLS
4 3 (27.27%) Network Security
4 3 (27.27%) SAN
5 2 (18.18%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (9.09%) ATM
6 1 (9.09%) BGP
6 1 (9.09%) Ethernet
6 1 (9.09%) Frame Relay
6 1 (9.09%) Internet
6 1 (9.09%) ISDN
6 1 (9.09%) OSPF
6 1 (9.09%) PPP
6 1 (9.09%) SDH
6 1 (9.09%) VoIP
General
1 5 (45.45%) Law
2 3 (27.27%) Legal
3 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Analyst
1 4 (36.36%) Senior Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) Senior Systems Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Systems Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Cisco Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Cisco Network Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Consultant
3 2 (18.18%) Network Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Senior Cisco Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Senior Cisco Network Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Senior Network Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Senior Service Desk Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Service Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Service Desk Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) IP Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) IP Network Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) IT Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) IT Support
4 1 (9.09%) Senior IP Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) EMC VNX
1 2 (18.18%) EMC VNXe
Operating Systems
1 6 (54.55%) Windows
2 3 (27.27%) Windows Server
2 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) ITIL
2 2 (18.18%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (18.18%) IT Strategy
2 2 (18.18%) Presales
2 2 (18.18%) Service Delivery
2 2 (18.18%) Virtual Environments
3 1 (9.09%) Network Planning
Programming Languages
1 2 (18.18%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (45.45%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (27.27%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (27.27%) MCDST
2 3 (27.27%) MCP
2 3 (27.27%) MCSA
2 3 (27.27%) MCSE
3 2 (18.18%) CCNA
3 2 (18.18%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (18.18%) MCITP
3 2 (18.18%) VCP6
3 2 (18.18%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 6 (54.55%) Active Directory
1 6 (54.55%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (18.18%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) Backup Exec
2 1 (9.09%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) Cisco
1 6 (54.55%) VMware
2 5 (45.45%) Avaya
2 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
3 2 (18.18%) Citrix
3 2 (18.18%) CommVault
3 2 (18.18%) Dell
3 2 (18.18%) EMC
3 2 (18.18%) EqualLogic
3 2 (18.18%) HP
3 2 (18.18%) Juniper
3 2 (18.18%) NetApp
3 2 (18.18%) Veeam
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
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