Period
to 22 November 2017

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 6 months to 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wide Area Network (WAN)
West Yorkshire > Wakefield
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 21 27 28
Rank change year-on-year +6 +1 +17
Permanent jobs citing WAN 20 16 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wakefield 8.13% 5.73% 7.92%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 22.73% 23.53% 24.62%
Number of salaries quoted 19 31 16
Wakefield median annual salary £40,000 £55,000 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -27.27% +66.67% -20.48%
10th Percentile £31,250 £33,750 £19,125
90th Percentile £54,050 £55,000 £65,000
West Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - -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 Wakefield with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Wakefield
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 88 68 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wakefield 35.77% 24.37% 32.18%
Number of salaries quoted 85 64 43
Wakefield median annual salary £33,500 £37,500 £22,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.67% +70.45% -12.00%
10th Percentile £21,100 £22,575 £17,300
90th Percentile £48,750 £54,250 £42,350
West Yorkshire median annual salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +1.33% - -6.25%

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

WAN
Salary Histogram in Wakefield

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing WAN in Wakefield over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for WAN in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 22 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 Wakefield region with a requirement for WAN.

1 17 (85.00%) ITIL
1 17 (85.00%) LAN
2 10 (50.00%) Avaya
2 10 (50.00%) Firewall
3 9 (45.00%) Cisco
4 8 (40.00%) Windows
4 8 (40.00%) SAN
4 8 (40.00%) MS Exchange
4 8 (40.00%) Active Directory
4 8 (40.00%) VMware
4 8 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 7 (35.00%) Network Security
5 7 (35.00%) Exchange Server 2010
5 7 (35.00%) MCDST
5 7 (35.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 7 (35.00%) Law
5 7 (35.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 7 (35.00%) ITIL Certification
5 7 (35.00%) MPLS
5 7 (35.00%) MCSE
5 7 (35.00%) MCSA
5 7 (35.00%) MCP
5 7 (35.00%) DNS
5 7 (35.00%) DHCP
5 7 (35.00%) TCP/IP
5 7 (35.00%) Cisco Nexus
6 6 (30.00%) Data Centre
6 6 (30.00%) Cisco Certification
6 6 (30.00%) CCNA
7 5 (25.00%) Legal

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 8 (40.00%) MS Exchange
2 7 (35.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (25.00%) CMS
4 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 17 (85.00%) LAN
2 10 (50.00%) Firewall
3 8 (40.00%) SAN
4 7 (35.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 7 (35.00%) DHCP
4 7 (35.00%) DNS
4 7 (35.00%) MPLS
4 7 (35.00%) Network Security
4 7 (35.00%) TCP/IP
5 5 (25.00%) VoIP
6 4 (20.00%) BGP
6 4 (20.00%) Cisco Wireless
6 4 (20.00%) EIGRP
6 4 (20.00%) IPsec
6 4 (20.00%) OSPF
6 4 (20.00%) PBX
6 4 (20.00%) VLAN
6 4 (20.00%) VPN
6 4 (20.00%) Wireless
6 4 (20.00%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (35.00%) Law
2 5 (25.00%) Legal
3 4 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (30.00%) Analyst
1 6 (30.00%) Network Analyst
1 6 (30.00%) Senior Analyst
1 6 (30.00%) Senior Network Analyst
1 6 (30.00%) Systems Engineer
2 4 (20.00%) Infrastructure Manager
3 3 (15.00%) Lead Systems Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Cisco Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Cisco Network Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Communications Manager
4 2 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Senior Cisco Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Senior Cisco Network Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Network Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Windows Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (30.00%) Data Centre
2 4 (20.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 8 (40.00%) Windows
2 1 (5.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (5.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (85.00%) ITIL
2 7 (35.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (15.00%) Data Strategy
4 2 (10.00%) Infrastructure Management
4 2 (10.00%) Mentoring
4 2 (10.00%) PRINCE2
5 1 (5.00%) Performance Monitoring
Qualifications
1 7 (35.00%) ITIL Certification
1 7 (35.00%) MCDST
1 7 (35.00%) MCP
1 7 (35.00%) MCSA
1 7 (35.00%) MCSE
1 7 (35.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (30.00%) CCNA
2 6 (30.00%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (15.00%) CCNP
4 2 (10.00%) Degree
4 2 (10.00%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (40.00%) Active Directory
1 8 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (5.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (10.00%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (5.00%) vCenter Server
2 1 (5.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 10 (50.00%) Avaya
2 9 (45.00%) Cisco
3 8 (40.00%) VMware
4 1 (5.00%) Capita
4 1 (5.00%) Microsoft