Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Warwickshire 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 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wide Area Network (WAN)
West Midlands > Warwickshire
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 64 85 75
Rank change year-on-year +21 -10 -1
Permanent jobs citing WAN 46 24 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Warwickshire 3.62% 2.04% 2.82%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 23.96% 14.37% 20.30%
Number of salaries quoted 41 22 40
Warwickshire median annual salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% +37.93%
10th Percentile £32,500 £27,000 £22,450
90th Percentile £57,500 £47,500 £65,000
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% -11.76% +29.77%

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 Warwickshire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Warwickshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 192 167 197
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Warwickshire 15.09% 14.16% 13.88%
Number of salaries quoted 173 127 167
Warwickshire median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.14% +9.38%
10th Percentile £23,750 £25,450 £23,750
90th Percentile £57,500 £58,750 £53,750
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00% -

WAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Warwickshire

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

Job vacancy trend for WAN in Warwickshire

WAN
Salary Trend in Warwickshire

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

Salary trend for WAN in Warwickshire

WAN
Salary Histogram in Warwickshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing WAN in Warwickshire over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for WAN in Warwickshire

WAN
Job Locations in Warwickshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WAN within the Warwickshire region over the 6 months to 23 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warwick +27 14 £35,000 -16.67%
Stratford-upon-Avon +1 8 £50,000 +58.73%
Rugby +10 5 £40,000 -
Leamington Spa -17 2 £37,500 -5.06%
Nuneaton - 2 £34,000 -
Kenilworth - 1 - -
Gaydon - 1 £36,500 -
WAN
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 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 Warwickshire region with a requirement for WAN.

1 46 (100.00%) LAN
2 32 (69.57%) Firewall
3 28 (60.87%) Cisco
4 23 (50.00%) TCP/IP
5 21 (45.65%) Windows
5 21 (45.65%) Network Security
6 14 (30.43%) Juniper
7 13 (28.26%) ITIL
8 12 (26.09%) SIEM
9 11 (23.91%) CCNP
9 11 (23.91%) Cisco Certification
9 11 (23.91%) Cisco ASA
10 10 (21.74%) Active Directory
11 9 (19.57%) HP
11 9 (19.57%) Microsoft
11 9 (19.57%) VPN
11 9 (19.57%) CheckPoint
12 8 (17.39%) Network Architecture
12 8 (17.39%) JNCIA
12 8 (17.39%) JNCIS
12 8 (17.39%) OSPF
12 8 (17.39%) Junos
13 7 (15.22%) Analytical Skills
14 6 (13.04%) Root Cause Analysis
14 6 (13.04%) Office 365
14 6 (13.04%) Windows Server
14 6 (13.04%) Telecoms
14 6 (13.04%) SSCP
14 6 (13.04%) Middleware
14 6 (13.04%) CISSP

WAN
Co-occurring IT Skills in Warwickshire 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 (6.52%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.17%) CMS
2 1 (2.17%) IIS
2 1 (2.17%) Sitefinity
Applications
1 6 (13.04%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (13.04%) Office 365
2 3 (6.52%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.17%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 46 (100.00%) LAN
2 32 (69.57%) Firewall
3 23 (50.00%) TCP/IP
4 21 (45.65%) Network Security
5 11 (23.91%) Cisco ASA
6 9 (19.57%) VPN
7 8 (17.39%) Junos
7 8 (17.39%) OSPF
8 6 (13.04%) Cisco PIX
9 5 (10.87%) TETRA
10 4 (8.70%) Internet
11 3 (6.52%) BGP
11 3 (6.52%) Cisco Nexus
11 3 (6.52%) MPLS
11 3 (6.52%) RIP
11 3 (6.52%) SAN
11 3 (6.52%) VLAN
12 2 (4.35%) DHCP
12 2 (4.35%) PuTTY
12 2 (4.35%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.17%) MS Access
1 1 (2.17%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (2.17%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (13.04%) Telecoms
2 2 (4.35%) Automotive
2 2 (4.35%) Manufacturing
2 2 (4.35%) Retail
3 1 (2.17%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 20 (43.48%) Network Engineer
2 9 (19.57%) Network Operations Engineer
2 9 (19.57%) Operations Engineer
3 8 (17.39%) Analyst
3 8 (17.39%) Network Security Engineer
3 8 (17.39%) Security Engineer
4 6 (13.04%) Network Support
4 6 (13.04%) Network Support Engineer
4 6 (13.04%) Operations Support Engineer
4 6 (13.04%) Security Analyst
4 6 (13.04%) Security Support Engineer
4 6 (13.04%) Support Engineer
5 5 (10.87%) Infrastructure Manager
5 5 (10.87%) Technical Support
6 4 (8.70%) 2nd Line Support
6 4 (8.70%) Cisco Analyst
6 4 (8.70%) Cisco Security Analyst
7 3 (6.52%) IT Analyst
7 3 (6.52%) Juniper Engineer
7 3 (6.52%) Network Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (13.04%) Middleware
2 1 (2.17%) .NET
2 1 (2.17%) .NET Framework
2 1 (2.17%) CSS
2 1 (2.17%) HTML
2 1 (2.17%) HTML5
2 1 (2.17%) jQuery
2 1 (2.17%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (15.22%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (13.04%) iPad
3 3 (6.52%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.17%) Driving Licence
4 1 (2.17%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.17%) PKI
4 1 (2.17%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 21 (45.65%) Windows
2 6 (13.04%) Linux
2 6 (13.04%) Unix
2 6 (13.04%) Windows Server
3 3 (6.52%) Windows 10
3 3 (6.52%) Windows 7
4 1 (2.17%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.17%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (28.26%) ITIL
2 12 (26.09%) SIEM
3 8 (17.39%) Network Architecture
4 6 (13.04%) Incident Management
4 6 (13.04%) Root Cause Analysis
4 6 (13.04%) Security Testing
4 6 (13.04%) Systems Analysis
5 5 (10.87%) Change Management
5 5 (10.87%) Project Management
6 4 (8.70%) Business Continuity
6 4 (8.70%) Capacity Management
6 4 (8.70%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (8.70%) Document Management
6 4 (8.70%) IT Strategy
6 4 (8.70%) Mentoring
6 4 (8.70%) Proactive Monitoring
6 4 (8.70%) Service Delivery
7 3 (6.52%) ITIL V3
7 3 (6.52%) Network Design
7 3 (6.52%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.17%) C#
1 1 (2.17%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 11 (23.91%) CCNP
1 11 (23.91%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (17.39%) JNCIA
2 8 (17.39%) JNCIS
3 6 (13.04%) CISSP
3 6 (13.04%) GCIA
3 6 (13.04%) GCIH
3 6 (13.04%) SSCP
4 3 (6.52%) CCNA
5 2 (4.35%) CCDA
5 2 (4.35%) CCDP
5 2 (4.35%) CompTIA Security+
5 2 (4.35%) MCSE
5 2 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (4.35%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (13.04%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 10 (21.74%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.35%) Hyper-V
2 2 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.17%) Firmware
3 1 (2.17%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 3 (6.52%) FortiGate
2 2 (4.35%) SCCM
3 1 (2.17%) SCOM
3 1 (2.17%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 28 (60.87%) Cisco
2 14 (30.43%) Juniper
3 9 (19.57%) CheckPoint
3 9 (19.57%) HP
3 9 (19.57%) Microsoft
4 4 (8.70%) Motorola
5 2 (4.35%) VMware
6 1 (2.17%) Adobe
6 1 (2.17%) Citrix
6 1 (2.17%) Palo Alto
6 1 (2.17%) SonicWALL