Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Wolverhampton 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 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wide Area Network (WAN)
West Midlands > Wolverhampton
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 27 32 31
Rank change year-on-year +5 -1 +1
Permanent jobs citing WAN 6 2 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wolverhampton 3.82% 1.08% 2.58%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 26.09% 12.50% 13.33%
Number of salaries quoted 6 9 5
Wolverhampton median annual salary £35,000 £22,000 £52,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +59.09% -57.69% +173.68%
10th Percentile £29,000 £21,500 £41,800
90th Percentile £51,250 £22,500 £53,750
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% -11.76% +28.79%

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 Wolverhampton with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Wolverhampton
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 23 16 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wolverhampton 14.65% 8.60% 19.31%
Number of salaries quoted 23 16 42
Wolverhampton median annual salary £35,000 £34,250 £26,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.19% +29.25% -33.75%
10th Percentile £27,750 £21,500 £23,000
90th Percentile £52,500 £51,875 £51,550
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +1.27% +5.33% -

WAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Wolverhampton

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

Job vacancy trend for WAN in Wolverhampton

WAN
Salary Trend in Wolverhampton

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

Salary trend for WAN in Wolverhampton

WAN
Salary Histogram in Wolverhampton

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing WAN in Wolverhampton over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for WAN in Wolverhampton

For the 6 months to 19 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 Wolverhampton region with a requirement for WAN.

1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) LAN
2 4 (66.67%) Cisco
2 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 4 (66.67%) VMware
2 4 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (66.67%) Firewall
2 4 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 4 (66.67%) Data Centre
3 3 (50.00%) vSphere
3 3 (50.00%) McAfee ePO
3 3 (50.00%) McAfee
3 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (33.33%) Windows XP
4 2 (33.33%) HP
4 2 (33.33%) Intel
4 2 (33.33%) Forefront TMG
4 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (33.33%) DMZ
4 2 (33.33%) ISA Server
4 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (33.33%) Windows 8
4 2 (33.33%) Windows Server
4 2 (33.33%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (16.67%) Business Process Modelling
5 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (16.67%) Office 365
5 1 (16.67%) Finance
5 1 (16.67%) Logistics

WAN
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wolverhampton 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 4 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) LAN
2 4 (66.67%) Firewall
3 2 (33.33%) DMZ
4 1 (16.67%) SAN
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Data Centre Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Data Centre Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Network Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Network Security Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Security Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Support Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Systems Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Systems Support
2 1 (16.67%) Systems Support Manager
2 1 (16.67%) VMware Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Data Centre
2 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (33.33%) Windows 8
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server
2 2 (33.33%) Windows XP
3 1 (16.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (16.67%) Business Process Modelling
2 1 (16.67%) Logistics
2 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
2 1 (16.67%) Project Management
2 1 (16.67%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) COBOL
1 1 (16.67%) Java
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) PMI Certification
1 1 (16.67%) PMP
System Software
1 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 3 (50.00%) vSphere
3 2 (33.33%) Forefront TMG
3 2 (33.33%) ISA Server
3 2 (33.33%) Virtual Servers
3 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (16.67%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 3 (50.00%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Cisco
1 4 (66.67%) VMware
2 3 (50.00%) McAfee
2 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (33.33%) HP
3 2 (33.33%) Intel
4 1 (16.67%) NetApp