The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in West Bromwich 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 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wide Area Network (WAN)
West Midlands / West Bromwich
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 13 - 6
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing WAN 2 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Bromwich 3.51% - 10.34%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 40.00% - 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 3
Median salary £37,500 - £58,500
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 West Bromwich with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
West Bromwich
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 5 3 3
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Bromwich 8.77% 4.11% 10.34%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 3
Median salary £32,500 £40,000 £58,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.75% -31.62%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% +2.40%  

WAN
Job Vacancy Trend in West Bromwich

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Bromwich 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 West Bromwich

WAN
Salary Trend in West Bromwich

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

Salary trend for WAN in West Bromwich

WAN
Salary Histogram in West Bromwich

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing WAN in West Bromwich over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Salary histogram for WAN in West Bromwich

WAN
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in West Bromwich

For the 6 months to 27 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 West Bromwich region with a requirement for WAN.

1 13 (100.00%) LAN
2 11 (84.62%) Windows
3 9 (69.23%) SAN
3 9 (69.23%) Project Management
3 9 (69.23%) Firewall
3 9 (69.23%) VMware
3 9 (69.23%) Windows Server
4 8 (61.54%) SQL Server
5 7 (53.85%) MCSE
5 7 (53.85%) Cisco
5 7 (53.85%) Microsoft
5 7 (53.85%) Active Directory
5 7 (53.85%) Microsoft Certification
5 7 (53.85%) MCITP
5 7 (53.85%) VLAN
6 6 (46.15%) Cisco Certification
6 6 (46.15%) CCNA
6 6 (46.15%) MS Excel
7 3 (23.08%) Workfront
7 3 (23.08%) PABX
7 3 (23.08%) ServiceNow
7 3 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (23.08%) Project Planning
7 3 (23.08%) LANDesk
7 3 (23.08%) ITIL
7 3 (23.08%) VoIP
7 3 (23.08%) Telecoms
7 3 (23.08%) Remedy
8 2 (15.38%) Configuration Management
8 2 (15.38%) WLAN

WAN
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Bromwich 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 1 (7.69%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 6 (46.15%) MS Excel
2 1 (7.69%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (7.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (100.00%) LAN
2 9 (69.23%) Firewall
2 9 (69.23%) SAN
3 7 (53.85%) VLAN
4 3 (23.08%) PABX
4 3 (23.08%) VoIP
5 2 (15.38%) WLAN
6 1 (7.69%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (7.69%) Cisco ISE
6 1 (7.69%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (61.54%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (23.08%) Telecoms
2 2 (15.38%) Retail
3 1 (7.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Active Directory Engineer
1 5 (38.46%) Exchange Engineer
1 5 (38.46%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 5 (38.46%) Server Engineer
1 5 (38.46%) Windows Engineer
1 5 (38.46%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
1 5 (38.46%) Windows Server Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Analyst
2 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Specialist
2 2 (15.38%) Network Analyst
2 2 (15.38%) Team Leader
2 2 (15.38%) Technical Leader
2 2 (15.38%) Technical Team Leader
3 1 (7.69%) IT Manager
3 1 (7.69%) IT Support Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Network Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Server Support
3 1 (7.69%) Service Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Support Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Technical Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (7.69%) Data Centre
1 1 (7.69%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 11 (84.62%) Windows
2 9 (69.23%) Windows Server
3 2 (15.38%) Linux
4 1 (7.69%) Windows 10
4 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (69.23%) Project Management
2 3 (23.08%) ITIL
2 3 (23.08%) Project Planning
2 3 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (15.38%) Change Control
3 2 (15.38%) Change Management
3 2 (15.38%) Configuration Management
3 2 (15.38%) Kanban
3 2 (15.38%) Problem Management
3 2 (15.38%) Service Management
4 1 (7.69%) Line Management
4 1 (7.69%) Release Management
4 1 (7.69%) SIEM
4 1 (7.69%) Validation
Qualifications
1 7 (53.85%) MCITP
1 7 (53.85%) MCSE
1 7 (53.85%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (46.15%) CCNA
2 6 (46.15%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (7.69%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (53.85%) Active Directory
2 2 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 9 (69.23%) VMware
2 7 (53.85%) Cisco
2 7 (53.85%) Microsoft
3 3 (23.08%) LANDesk
3 3 (23.08%) Remedy
3 3 (23.08%) ServiceNow
4 1 (7.69%) CheckPoint
4 1 (7.69%) SolarWinds