The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Warrington 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 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wide Area Network (WAN)
Cheshire / Warrington
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 16 35 56
Rank change year-on-year +19 +21  
Permanent jobs citing WAN 47 13 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Warrington 12.21% 5.22% 2.63%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 46.08% 27.66% 21.67%
Number of salaries quoted 41 9 9
Median salary £37,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.77% +5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £30,800 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
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 Warrington with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Warrington
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 102 47 60
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Warrington 26.49% 18.88% 12.12%
Number of salaries quoted 82 43 51
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +28.57%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

WAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Warrington

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Warrington 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 Warrington

WAN
Salary Trend in Warrington

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

Salary trend for WAN in Warrington

WAN
Salary Histogram in Warrington

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing WAN in Warrington over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Salary histogram for WAN in Warrington

For the 6 months to 25 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 Warrington region with a requirement for WAN.

1 54 (96.43%) LAN
2 40 (71.43%) VPN
3 36 (64.29%) Windows
4 34 (60.71%) Microsoft
5 22 (39.29%) Active Directory
6 20 (35.71%) Windows Server 2008
7 17 (30.36%) VMware
7 17 (30.36%) Cisco
7 17 (30.36%) SAN
8 16 (28.57%) Citrix
9 15 (26.79%) MPLS
9 15 (26.79%) Firewall
10 14 (25.00%) Hyper-V
10 14 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
10 14 (25.00%) Data Centre
10 14 (25.00%) Windows Server
11 13 (23.21%) DNS
11 13 (23.21%) ITIL
12 12 (21.43%) TCP/IP
13 11 (19.64%) MS Exchange
13 11 (19.64%) Windows Server 2003
13 11 (19.64%) Service Management
14 10 (17.86%) Service Delivery
14 10 (17.86%) BGP
14 10 (17.86%) VoIP
14 10 (17.86%) Ethernet
15 9 (16.07%) DHCP
15 9 (16.07%) SSL
15 9 (16.07%) EIGRP
15 9 (16.07%) OSPF

WAN
Co-occurring IT Skills in Warrington 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 11 (19.64%) MS Exchange
2 6 (10.71%) Exchange Server 2010
2 6 (10.71%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (3.57%) IIS
3 2 (3.57%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.79%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 7 (12.50%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (10.71%) Microsoft Azure
1 6 (10.71%) Office 365
2 2 (3.57%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 54 (96.43%) LAN
2 40 (71.43%) VPN
3 17 (30.36%) SAN
4 15 (26.79%) Firewall
4 15 (26.79%) MPLS
5 13 (23.21%) DNS
6 12 (21.43%) TCP/IP
7 10 (17.86%) BGP
7 10 (17.86%) Ethernet
7 10 (17.86%) VoIP
8 9 (16.07%) Cisco ASA
8 9 (16.07%) Cisco PIX
8 9 (16.07%) DHCP
8 9 (16.07%) EIGRP
8 9 (16.07%) IPsec
8 9 (16.07%) Remote Desktop
8 9 (16.07%) SSL
8 9 (16.07%) Wireless
8 9 (16.07%) Wireshark
8 9 (16.07%) xDSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (8.93%) MySQL
2 2 (3.57%) SQL Server
General
1 8 (14.29%) Finance
2 5 (8.93%) Pharmaceutical
2 5 (8.93%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.57%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 15 (26.79%) Network Engineer
2 10 (17.86%) Senior Network Engineer
2 10 (17.86%) Support Engineer
3 7 (12.50%) Analyst
4 6 (10.71%) 2nd Line Support
5 5 (8.93%) Desktop Engineer
5 5 (8.93%) Desktop Support
5 5 (8.93%) Field Engineer
5 5 (8.93%) Field Support Engineer
5 5 (8.93%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 5 (8.93%) Technical Engineer
5 5 (8.93%) Technical Support
5 5 (8.93%) Technical Support Engineer
6 4 (7.14%) 3rd Line Support
6 4 (7.14%) Team Leader
7 3 (5.36%) 2nd Line Engineer
7 3 (5.36%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 3 (5.36%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 3 (5.36%) Citrix Engineer
7 3 (5.36%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.79%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 14 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (5.36%) Virtual Team
3 2 (3.57%) Blackberry
3 2 (3.57%) Life Science
3 2 (3.57%) Replication
4 1 (1.79%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.79%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.79%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 36 (64.29%) Windows
2 20 (35.71%) Windows Server 2008
3 14 (25.00%) Windows Server
3 14 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 11 (19.64%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (8.93%) Windows 10
5 5 (8.93%) Windows 7
5 5 (8.93%) Windows XP
6 4 (7.14%) Windows 8
7 2 (3.57%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (23.21%) ITIL
2 11 (19.64%) Service Management
3 10 (17.86%) Service Delivery
4 9 (16.07%) Load Balancing
5 8 (14.29%) Kalman Filter
6 7 (12.50%) Asset Management
6 7 (12.50%) Project Management
7 6 (10.71%) ITIL V3
7 6 (10.71%) ITSM
7 6 (10.71%) Mentoring
8 5 (8.93%) Information Security
8 5 (8.93%) Network Management
9 4 (7.14%) Network Design
9 4 (7.14%) Network Monitoring
9 4 (7.14%) Network Optimisation
10 3 (5.36%) Root Cause Analysis
11 2 (3.57%) Change Control
11 2 (3.57%) Incident Management
11 2 (3.57%) Migration
11 2 (3.57%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (12.50%) PowerShell
2 1 (1.79%) C#
2 1 (1.79%) Delphi
2 1 (1.79%) Perl
2 1 (1.79%) Python
2 1 (1.79%) Shell Script
2 1 (1.79%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (12.50%) CCNP
1 7 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
1 7 (12.50%) Degree
2 4 (7.14%) MCSE
2 4 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (7.14%) SC Cleared
2 4 (7.14%) Security Cleared
3 3 (5.36%) CCA
3 3 (5.36%) Citrix Certification
3 3 (5.36%) MCITP
3 3 (5.36%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (3.57%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (3.57%) MCP
5 1 (1.79%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.93%) SLA
2 4 (7.14%) PMO
System Software
1 22 (39.29%) Active Directory
2 14 (25.00%) Hyper-V
3 7 (12.50%) Terminal Services
4 6 (10.71%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (10.71%) XenApp
5 4 (7.14%) XenDesktop
6 3 (5.36%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (1.79%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (8.93%) SCCM
Vendors
1 34 (60.71%) Microsoft
2 17 (30.36%) Cisco
2 17 (30.36%) VMware
3 16 (28.57%) Citrix
4 9 (16.07%) F5
4 9 (16.07%) Riverbed
5 1 (1.79%) Apple
5 1 (1.79%) Juniper
5 1 (1.79%) Veeam
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Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
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Salary: £26000 - £28000 per annum
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Salary: Please specify expected salary within your cover letter
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