The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in York 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 29 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wide Area Network (WAN)
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 40 53 58
Rank change year-on-year +13 +5  
Permanent jobs citing WAN 10 8 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in York 2.74% 2.21% 1.13%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.99% 13.33% 11.11%
Number of salaries quoted 7 6 4
York median annual salary £40,000 £30,250 £32,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +32.23% -5.46%  
10th Percentile £35,000 £26,500 £26,575
90th Percentile £48,000 £48,125 £46,250
North Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +14.28% -6.66%  

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 York with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
York
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 77 60 36
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in York 21.10% 16.57% 10.14%
Number of salaries quoted 167 112 115
York median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.88%  
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £21,400
90th Percentile £45,000 £50,000 £52,500
North Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% +13.33%  

WAN
Job Vacancy Trend in York

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

Job vacancy trend for WAN in York

WAN
Salary Trend in York

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

Salary trend for WAN in York

WAN
Salary Histogram in York

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing WAN in York over the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

Salary histogram for WAN in York

For the 6 months to 29 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 York region with a requirement for WAN.

1 17 (100.00%) LAN
2 13 (76.47%) Cisco Certification
3 11 (64.71%) Cisco
4 9 (52.94%) CCNP
5 8 (47.06%) Check Point Certification
5 8 (47.06%) CheckPoint
5 8 (47.06%) MPLS
5 8 (47.06%) BGP
5 8 (47.06%) EIGRP
5 8 (47.06%) Blue Coat
6 7 (41.18%) CCDP
7 6 (35.29%) VoIP
7 6 (35.29%) Information Security
7 6 (35.29%) Network Architecture
8 5 (29.41%) Network Management
8 5 (29.41%) VPN
8 5 (29.41%) CCNA
8 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
8 5 (29.41%) Active Directory
8 5 (29.41%) Firewall
9 4 (23.53%) ITIL
9 4 (23.53%) Service Delivery
10 3 (17.65%) Telecoms
10 3 (17.65%) Finance
10 3 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
11 2 (11.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 2 (11.76%) Mobile App
11 2 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
11 2 (11.76%) Wireless
11 2 (11.76%) Windows

WAN
Co-occurring IT Skills in York 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:

Communications & Networking
1 17 (100.00%) LAN
2 8 (47.06%) BGP
2 8 (47.06%) EIGRP
2 8 (47.06%) MPLS
3 6 (35.29%) VoIP
4 5 (29.41%) Firewall
4 5 (29.41%) VPN
5 2 (11.76%) TCP/IP
5 2 (11.76%) Wireless
6 1 (5.88%) Cisco ISE
6 1 (5.88%) Cisco Wireless
6 1 (5.88%) GSM
6 1 (5.88%) SDH
6 1 (5.88%) Software-Defined Networking
6 1 (5.88%) Structured Cabling
6 1 (5.88%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (5.88%) WLAN
General
1 3 (17.65%) Finance
1 3 (17.65%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (47.06%) Designer
1 8 (47.06%) Network Designer
2 7 (41.18%) Infrastructure Designer
3 5 (29.41%) Network Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Linux Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Linux Support
4 2 (11.76%) Linux Support Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Support Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Architect
5 1 (5.88%) Consultant
5 1 (5.88%) Firewall Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) LAN Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) LAN/WAN Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Network Architect
5 1 (5.88%) Network Consultant
5 1 (5.88%) Principal Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Telecoms Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) VoIP Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) WAN Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (11.76%) Mobile App
3 1 (5.88%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.76%) Linux
1 2 (11.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 2 (11.76%) Windows
2 1 (5.88%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (35.29%) Information Security
1 6 (35.29%) Network Architecture
2 5 (29.41%) Network Management
3 4 (23.53%) ITIL
3 4 (23.53%) Service Delivery
4 2 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (5.88%) Asset Management
5 1 (5.88%) Business Development
Qualifications
1 13 (76.47%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (52.94%) CCNP
3 8 (47.06%) Check Point Certification
4 7 (41.18%) CCDP
5 5 (29.41%) CCNA
6 1 (5.88%) Chartered Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) DBS Check
6 1 (5.88%) HNC
6 1 (5.88%) HND
6 1 (5.88%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (29.41%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (5.88%) Cisco Prime
1 1 (5.88%) SmoothWall
Vendors
1 11 (64.71%) Cisco
2 8 (47.06%) Blue Coat
2 8 (47.06%) CheckPoint
3 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
4 2 (11.76%) Red Hat
5 1 (5.88%) Citrix
5 1 (5.88%) EMC
5 1 (5.88%) Mitel
5 1 (5.88%) VMware