WAN Jobs in Yorkshire

Wide Area Network (WAN)
England > Yorkshire

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 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 3 March 2024 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

6 months to
3 Mar 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 74 124 140
Rank change year-on-year +50 +16 -23
Permanent jobs citing WAN 153 211 160
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Yorkshire 3.15% 2.55% 2.18%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 23.61% 19.48% 11.88%
Number of salaries quoted 128 154 141
10th Percentile £26,775 £25,750 £27,000
25th Percentile £31,250 £35,629 £35,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median % change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88% -
75th Percentile £62,500 £55,079 £55,000
90th Percentile £78,750 £66,543 £60,000
England median annual salary £48,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +2.11% +5.56% -5.26%

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Yorkshire

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.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 648 1,083 1,347
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Yorkshire 13.32% 13.11% 18.36%
Number of salaries quoted 502 562 855
10th Percentile £26,500 £24,750 £25,600
25th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £35,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £42,500 £42,500 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year - -10.53% +5.56%
75th Percentile £60,000 £58,750 £60,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £69,750 £75,000
England median annual salary £49,000 £51,350 £51,500
% change year-on-year -4.58% -0.29% +3.00%

WAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for WAN in Yorkshire

WAN
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for WAN in Yorkshire

WAN
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

Salary distribution for jobs citing WAN in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 3 March 2024.

Salary histogram for WAN in Yorkshire

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 WAN within the Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 3 March 2024. 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
Jobs
West Yorkshire +78 101 £55,000 +5.40% 17
North Yorkshire +15 30 £30,000 -30.87% 11
South Yorkshire +33 11 £37,500 - 2
Humberside - 3 £60,000 - 1
East Yorkshire +8 2 £46,250 +60.87%
WAN
England

WAN
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in Yorkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 18 (11.76%) Microsoft Exchange
2 11 (7.19%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.31%) IIS
Applications
1 15 (9.80%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (2.61%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.65%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.31%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 77 (50.33%) Azure
2 67 (43.79%) Microsoft 365
3 35 (22.88%) Entra ID
4 19 (12.42%) OneDrive
5 9 (5.88%) AWS
6 8 (5.23%) Azure Sentinel
6 8 (5.23%) IaaS
7 6 (3.92%) Azure DevOps
7 6 (3.92%) Cloud Computing
7 6 (3.92%) Microsoft Purview
8 5 (3.27%) PaaS
9 4 (2.61%) Dynamics 365
10 3 (1.96%) SaaS
11 2 (1.31%) GCP
12 1 (0.65%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 114 (74.51%) LAN
2 73 (47.71%) Firewall
3 54 (35.29%) VPN
4 42 (27.45%) SD-WAN
5 34 (22.22%) Wi-Fi
6 30 (19.61%) Wireless
7 27 (17.65%) DNS
8 26 (16.99%) DHCP
9 23 (15.03%) TCP/IP
10 16 (10.46%) Network Security
11 15 (9.80%) VLAN
11 15 (9.80%) VoIP
11 15 (9.80%) WLAN
12 14 (9.15%) MPLS
13 12 (7.84%) BGP
14 10 (6.54%) SAN
15 9 (5.88%) Cisco IOS
15 9 (5.88%) OSPF
16 8 (5.23%) Internet
17 6 (3.92%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (3.92%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.31%) Azure SQL Database
2 2 (1.31%) DB2
General
1 23 (15.03%) Social Skills
2 17 (11.11%) Law
3 7 (4.58%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (4.58%) Finance
4 6 (3.92%) French Language
4 6 (3.92%) German Language
4 6 (3.92%) Italian Language
4 6 (3.92%) Portuguese Language
4 6 (3.92%) Spanish Language
4 6 (3.92%) Swedish Language
4 6 (3.92%) Turkish Language
5 5 (3.27%) Games
6 3 (1.96%) Manufacturing
6 3 (1.96%) Public Sector
6 3 (1.96%) Telecoms
7 2 (1.31%) Documentation Skills
7 2 (1.31%) Inclusion and Diversity
7 2 (1.31%) Marketing
7 2 (1.31%) Organisational Skills
8 1 (0.65%) Retail
Job Titles
1 24 (15.69%) Analyst
2 20 (13.07%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 20 (13.07%) Lead
3 19 (12.42%) IT Manager
4 15 (9.80%) Architect
4 15 (9.80%) Network Engineer
5 13 (8.50%) IT Support
5 13 (8.50%) Senior
6 12 (7.84%) Infrastructure Manager
6 12 (7.84%) IT Engineer
7 10 (6.54%) Service Analyst
7 10 (6.54%) Service Desk Analyst
8 9 (5.88%) IT Infrastructure Manager
8 9 (5.88%) Support Analyst
9 8 (5.23%) Infrastructure Specialist
9 8 (5.23%) Team Leader
10 7 (4.58%) 2nd Line Support
10 7 (4.58%) Administrator
10 7 (4.58%) Lead Architect
10 7 (4.58%) Security Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.31%) .NET
1 2 (1.31%) Lightning Web Components
1 2 (1.31%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 20 (13.07%) Management Information System
2 17 (11.11%) Data Centre
3 11 (7.19%) Security Operations Centre
4 7 (4.58%) Clustering
4 7 (4.58%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 5 (3.27%) Onboarding
6 4 (2.61%) Public Cloud
7 3 (1.96%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (1.96%) Handset
8 2 (1.31%) Analytical Mindset
8 2 (1.31%) Enterprise Storage
8 2 (1.31%) Hybrid Cloud
8 2 (1.31%) Life Science
8 2 (1.31%) Linux Command Line
8 2 (1.31%) NHS
8 2 (1.31%) PropTech
9 1 (0.65%) Driving Licence
9 1 (0.65%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 95 (62.09%) Windows
2 41 (26.80%) Windows Server
3 18 (11.76%) Linux
4 12 (7.84%) Android
4 12 (7.84%) Apple iOS
5 10 (6.54%) Windows 10
6 6 (3.92%) Windows Server 2019
7 5 (3.27%) Mac OS
7 5 (3.27%) Unix
8 4 (2.61%) Windows Server 2016
9 2 (1.31%) VMS
9 2 (1.31%) Windows 7
9 2 (1.31%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (26.14%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 25 (16.34%) Cybersecurity
3 21 (13.73%) Problem-Solving
4 20 (13.07%) Roadmaps
5 18 (11.76%) Information Security
6 17 (11.11%) Service Management
7 16 (10.46%) ITIL
8 15 (9.80%) Patch Management
9 13 (8.50%) High Availability
9 13 (8.50%) SIEM
10 12 (7.84%) Migration
10 12 (7.84%) Network Design
11 11 (7.19%) DevOps
11 11 (7.19%) People Management
11 11 (7.19%) Security Management
11 11 (7.19%) Security Operations
11 11 (7.19%) Vulnerability Management
12 10 (6.54%) Project Management
13 9 (5.88%) Technology Roadmap
14 8 (5.23%) CI/CD
Programming Languages
1 24 (15.69%) PowerShell
2 12 (7.84%) Python
3 10 (6.54%) SQL
4 6 (3.92%) Bash
5 2 (1.31%) Java
5 2 (1.31%) Kusto Query Language
6 1 (0.65%) C#
6 1 (0.65%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 29 (18.95%) Cisco Certification
2 23 (15.03%) CISSP
3 13 (8.50%) (ISC)2 CCSP
3 13 (8.50%) CCSP
4 12 (7.84%) CISM
5 11 (7.19%) SSCP
6 9 (5.88%) CCNA
6 9 (5.88%) CCNP
7 8 (5.23%) Degree
8 7 (4.58%) AWS Certification
8 7 (4.58%) Azure Certification
8 7 (4.58%) CCIE
8 7 (4.58%) CCSK
8 7 (4.58%) SC Cleared
8 7 (4.58%) Security Cleared
9 6 (3.92%) CEH
9 6 (3.92%) SANS
10 4 (2.61%) Microsoft Certification
11 3 (1.96%) MCP
11 3 (1.96%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (9.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 13 (8.50%) NIST
3 6 (3.92%) PCI DSS
4 5 (3.27%) GDPR
5 3 (1.96%) SLA
6 2 (1.31%) ISO 9001
6 2 (1.31%) QA
System Software
1 70 (45.75%) Active Directory
2 27 (17.65%) Hyper-V
3 25 (16.34%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (5.88%) Docker
5 7 (4.58%) Virtual Desktop
6 4 (2.61%) Microsoft App-V
6 4 (2.61%) VMware ESXi
6 4 (2.61%) XenApp
6 4 (2.61%) XenDesktop
7 3 (1.96%) Firmware
7 3 (1.96%) vSphere
8 2 (1.31%) VMware NSX
8 2 (1.31%) VMware Server
9 1 (0.65%) Terminal Services
9 1 (0.65%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 30 (19.61%) Microsoft Intune
2 11 (7.19%) Kubernetes
3 8 (5.23%) Single Sign-On
4 7 (4.58%) Failover Clustering
5 6 (3.92%) Nmap
6 4 (2.61%) EdgeSight
6 4 (2.61%) SCCM
6 4 (2.61%) vCenter Server
7 3 (1.96%) Ansible
7 3 (1.96%) FortiGate
7 3 (1.96%) Terraform
8 2 (1.31%) Backup Exec
8 2 (1.31%) WSUS
8 2 (1.31%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 57 (37.25%) Microsoft
2 38 (24.84%) VMware
3 36 (23.53%) Cisco
4 15 (9.80%) Fortinet
5 14 (9.15%) Meraki
6 11 (7.19%) Citrix
7 7 (4.58%) Draytek
7 7 (4.58%) Juniper
7 7 (4.58%) Palo Alto
8 6 (3.92%) Aruba
8 6 (3.92%) Qualys
8 6 (3.92%) Rapid7
8 6 (3.92%) Splunk
8 6 (3.92%) Thycotic
8 6 (3.92%) Veeam
9 5 (3.27%) Huawei
10 4 (2.61%) Epicor
10 4 (2.61%) HP
10 4 (2.61%) Ivanti
10 4 (2.61%) SonicWALL