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 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Cheshire / Warrington
Rank 37 45 51
Rank change year-on-year +8 +6  
Permanent jobs citing WAN 9 8 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Warrington 3.33% 2.41% 2.99%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 18.00% 13.79% 13.08%
Number of salaries quoted 9 7 10
Median salary £37,500 £23,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +63.04% -42.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,900 £23,000 £27,100
10% offered a salary of more than £75,500 £47,000 £44,750
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

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 50 58 107
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Warrington 18.52% 17.47% 22.86%
Number of salaries quoted 38 41 88
Median salary £37,500 £32,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.38% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £22,000 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +3.65%  

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 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for WAN in Warrington

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 17 (100.00%) LAN
2 8 (47.06%) Telecoms
3 7 (41.18%) Network Design
3 7 (41.18%) Project Management
3 7 (41.18%) DWDM
3 7 (41.18%) Network Monitoring
3 7 (41.18%) Network Optimisation
4 5 (29.41%) Cisco
4 5 (29.41%) Firewall
5 4 (23.53%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (23.53%) CCNA
5 4 (23.53%) Active Directory
5 4 (23.53%) Windows
5 4 (23.53%) BGP
5 4 (23.53%) Presales
6 3 (17.65%) Security Patching
6 3 (17.65%) Network Management
6 3 (17.65%) Root Cause Analysis
6 3 (17.65%) Cisco Nexus
6 3 (17.65%) Software Deployment
6 3 (17.65%) EIGRP
6 3 (17.65%) MPLS
6 3 (17.65%) OSPF
6 3 (17.65%) A+ Certification
6 3 (17.65%) Avaya
6 3 (17.65%) VoIP
6 3 (17.65%) VPN
6 3 (17.65%) SLA
6 3 (17.65%) Management Information System
6 3 (17.65%) Network+ Certification

WAN
Top Related 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 3 (17.65%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2013
Communications & Networking
1 17 (100.00%) LAN
2 7 (41.18%) DWDM
3 5 (29.41%) Firewall
4 4 (23.53%) BGP
5 3 (17.65%) Cisco Nexus
5 3 (17.65%) EIGRP
5 3 (17.65%) MPLS
5 3 (17.65%) Network Security
5 3 (17.65%) OSPF
5 3 (17.65%) VoIP
5 3 (17.65%) VPLS
5 3 (17.65%) VPN
6 2 (11.76%) Remote Desktop
6 2 (11.76%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (5.88%) Ethernet
7 1 (5.88%) SAN
General
1 8 (47.06%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.88%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (70.59%) Network Engineer
2 10 (58.82%) Senior Network Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Architect
3 2 (11.76%) Network Architect
3 2 (11.76%) Senior Architect
3 2 (11.76%) Senior Network Architect
3 2 (11.76%) Support Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (5.88%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (5.88%) Communications Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) IT Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) IT Manager
4 1 (5.88%) IT Services Manager
4 1 (5.88%) IT Support
4 1 (5.88%) Senior Communications Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Senior Telecoms Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Service Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Telecoms Architect
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Computer Science
1 3 (17.65%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (23.53%) Windows
2 1 (5.88%) Windows 10
2 1 (5.88%) Windows 7
2 1 (5.88%) Windows Server
2 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (41.18%) Network Design
1 7 (41.18%) Network Monitoring
1 7 (41.18%) Network Optimisation
1 7 (41.18%) Project Management
2 4 (23.53%) Presales
3 3 (17.65%) Information Security
3 3 (17.65%) Network Management
3 3 (17.65%) Root Cause Analysis
3 3 (17.65%) Security Patching
3 3 (17.65%) Software Deployment
4 2 (11.76%) Asset Management
4 2 (11.76%) Change Control
4 2 (11.76%) Incident Management
4 2 (11.76%) ITIL
4 2 (11.76%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.88%) Perl
1 1 (5.88%) Python
1 1 (5.88%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (23.53%) CCNA
1 4 (23.53%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (17.65%) A+ Certification
2 3 (17.65%) Degree
2 3 (17.65%) Network+ Certification
3 2 (11.76%) SC Cleared
3 2 (11.76%) Security Cleared
4 1 (5.88%) CCA
4 1 (5.88%) CCNP
4 1 (5.88%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (5.88%) MCITP
4 1 (5.88%) MCSE
4 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (5.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (17.65%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (23.53%) Active Directory
2 2 (11.76%) Hyper-V
2 2 (11.76%) Terminal Services
3 1 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 5 (29.41%) Cisco
2 3 (17.65%) Avaya
3 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
3 2 (11.76%) VMware
4 1 (5.88%) Citrix
4 1 (5.88%) Juniper
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