Period
to 19 October 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire with a requirement for SD-WAN skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SD-WAN over the 6 months to 19 October 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software-Defined Wide Area Network (SD-WAN)
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
19 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 256 149 104
Rank change year-on-year -107 -45 +181
Permanent jobs citing SD-WAN 9 7 227
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.13% 0.26% 3.26%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.78% 1.77% 15.71%
Number of salaries quoted 9 7 13
10th Percentile £44,500 " £36,450
25th Percentile £51,250 £40,000 £57,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £65,000 £45,000 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year +44.44% -25.00% -4.00%
75th Percentile £68,750 £53,000 £62,500
90th Percentile £69,250 £57,800 "
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £66,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% -16.67% +1.54%

SD-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 Yorkshire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 1,160 396 1,445
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 17.29% 14.66% 20.77%
Number of salaries quoted 881 316 1,040
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £21,000
25th Percentile £37,250 £34,250 £28,938
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £43,250 £40,000
Median % change year-on-year +15.61% +8.13% -
75th Percentile £60,000 £57,500 £50,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £63,875 £60,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £52,000 £46,809
% change year-on-year -3.85% +11.09% -1.45%

SD-WAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

Job postings citing SD-WAN as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for SD-WAN in Yorkshire

SD-WAN
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing SD-WAN in Yorkshire.

Salary trend for SD-WAN in Yorkshire

SD-WAN
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

Salary distribution for jobs citing SD-WAN in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 19 October 2021.

Salary histogram for SD-WAN in Yorkshire

SD-WAN
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SD-WAN within the Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 19 October 2021. 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
West Yorkshire -85 7 £67,500 +68.75% 4
South Yorkshire -49 2 £52,250 +2.45% 1
SD-WAN
England

For the 6 months to 19 October 2021, IT jobs citing SD-WAN also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Yorkshire region with a requirement for SD-WAN.

1 9 (100.00%) WAN
2 4 (44.44%) PRINCE2
2 4 (44.44%) Cisco
2 4 (44.44%) Project Management
2 4 (44.44%) Azure
2 4 (44.44%) Social Skills
3 3 (33.33%) Palo Alto
3 3 (33.33%) Unified Communications
3 3 (33.33%) Network Security
3 3 (33.33%) Logistics
3 3 (33.33%) CCNP
3 3 (33.33%) Change Management
3 3 (33.33%) Firewall
3 3 (33.33%) LAN
3 3 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (22.22%) ITIL
4 2 (22.22%) Unix
4 2 (22.22%) Windows
4 2 (22.22%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (22.22%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (22.22%) Telecoms
4 2 (22.22%) CCNA
4 2 (22.22%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (22.22%) Zscaler
5 1 (11.11%) Cisco Firepower
5 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 1 (11.11%) Contract Negotiation
5 1 (11.11%) Project Delivery
5 1 (11.11%) Presales

SD-WAN
Co-occurring IT Skills in Yorkshire 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:

Cloud Services
1 4 (44.44%) Azure
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft 365
2 1 (11.11%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (100.00%) WAN
2 3 (33.33%) Firewall
2 3 (33.33%) LAN
2 3 (33.33%) Network Security
2 3 (33.33%) Unified Communications
3 2 (22.22%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (22.22%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (11.11%) Cisco Firepower
4 1 (11.11%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (11.11%) MPLS
4 1 (11.11%) NX-OS
4 1 (11.11%) Software-Defined Networking
4 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
4 1 (11.11%) VSAN
4 1 (11.11%) Wireshark
General
1 4 (44.44%) Social Skills
2 2 (22.22%) Telecoms
3 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (11.11%) Finance
3 1 (11.11%) Influencing Skills
3 1 (11.11%) Law
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Network Engineer
1 4 (44.44%) Project Manager
1 4 (44.44%) Senior Manager
1 4 (44.44%) Senior Project Manager
2 3 (33.33%) WAN Project Manager
3 2 (22.22%) Cisco Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Cisco Security Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Network Operations Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Operations Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Security Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Cisco Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Network Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Network Security Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Operations Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Security Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Cloud Native
1 1 (11.11%) Data Centre
1 1 (11.11%) Private Cloud
1 1 (11.11%) Public Cloud
1 1 (11.11%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Unix
1 2 (22.22%) Windows
2 1 (11.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) PRINCE2
1 4 (44.44%) Project Management
2 3 (33.33%) Change Management
2 3 (33.33%) Logistics
3 2 (22.22%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (22.22%) ITIL
4 1 (11.11%) Business Continuity
4 1 (11.11%) Change Control
4 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
4 1 (11.11%) Configuration Management
4 1 (11.11%) CRM
4 1 (11.11%) ITIL V3
4 1 (11.11%) Project Planning
4 1 (11.11%) Resource Management
4 1 (11.11%) Risk Management
4 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
4 1 (11.11%) Service Management
4 1 (11.11%) SIEM
4 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (11.11%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) CCNP
1 3 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (22.22%) CCNA
3 1 (11.11%) CCIE
3 1 (11.11%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (11.11%) Degree
3 1 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (11.11%) Master's Degree
3 1 (11.11%) PMI Certification
3 1 (11.11%) PMP
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Cisco
2 3 (33.33%) Palo Alto
3 2 (22.22%) Zscaler
4 1 (11.11%) CheckPoint
4 1 (11.11%) Dell
4 1 (11.11%) EqualLogic
4 1 (11.11%) F5
4 1 (11.11%) LogicMonitor
4 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
4 1 (11.11%) SolarWinds
4 1 (11.11%) VMware