The table below looks at the statistics for WAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bath region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WAN over the 3 months to 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 40 43 48
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +5
Permanent jobs citing WAN 8 10 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bath 2.96% 2.87% 2.47%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 25.81% 15.38% 14.52%
Number of salaries quoted 8 10 7
Average salary £62,500 £54,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.74% +71.42%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
WAN
Somerset

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bath region.

Communications & Networking Category
Bath
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
31 65 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bath 11.48% 18.68% 16.99%
Number of salaries quoted 30 47 59
Average salary £30,000 £32,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,850 £20,000 £22,800
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £56,000 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

WAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Bath

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WAN across the Bath region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

WAN Jobs Demand Trend in Bath

WAN
Salary Trend in Bath

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

WAN Salary Trend in Bath

WAN
Salary Histogram in Bath

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WAN across the Bath region over the 3 months to 23 January 2015.

WAN Salary Histogram in Bath

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bath

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the Bath region citing WAN also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited WAN.

1 18 (64.29%) CMS
2 8 (28.57%) VMware
3 7 (25.00%) Windows
3 7 (25.00%) LAN
3 7 (25.00%) Cisco
4 6 (21.43%) Microsoft
4 6 (21.43%) NetApp
4 6 (21.43%) ITIL
4 6 (21.43%) Line Management
5 5 (17.86%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (17.86%) SLA
5 5 (17.86%) Active Directory
6 4 (14.29%) TCP/IP
6 4 (14.29%) Performance Management
7 3 (10.71%) UNIX
7 3 (10.71%) Linux
7 3 (10.71%) Advertising
8 2 (7.14%) Law
8 2 (7.14%) MS Excel
8 2 (7.14%) Citrix
8 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (7.14%) Configuration Management
8 2 (7.14%) Degree
8 2 (7.14%) Penetration Testing
9 1 (3.57%) Windows 8
9 1 (3.57%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (3.57%) People Management
9 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (3.57%) Revenue Management
9 1 (3.57%) XenDesktop

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Bath by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the Bath region citing WAN also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited WAN. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 18 (64.29%) CMS
2 1 (3.57%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (7.14%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (25.00%) LAN
2 4 (14.29%) TCP/IP
General
1 3 (10.71%) Advertising
2 2 (7.14%) Law
3 1 (3.57%) Games
Job Titles
1 14 (50.00%) Consultant
2 13 (46.43%) Infrastructure Consultant
3 6 (21.43%) Team Leader
4 5 (17.86%) Infrastructure Architect
4 5 (17.86%) Support Team Leader
4 5 (17.86%) Architect
5 3 (10.71%) Infrastructure Team Leader
6 2 (7.14%) Network Team Leader
6 2 (7.14%) Network Support
6 2 (7.14%) Infrastructure Support Team Leader
6 2 (7.14%) Network Infrastructure Team Leader
7 1 (3.57%) Technical Consultant
7 1 (3.57%) Installations Engineer
Operating Systems
1 7 (25.00%) Windows
2 3 (10.71%) UNIX
2 3 (10.71%) Linux
3 1 (3.57%) Windows 8
3 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (3.57%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (21.43%) ITIL
1 6 (21.43%) Line Management
2 4 (14.29%) Performance Management
3 2 (7.14%) Configuration Management
3 2 (7.14%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (3.57%) People Management
4 1 (3.57%) Revenue Management
4 1 (3.57%) Customer Engagement
Qualifications
1 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (7.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (17.86%) SLA
2 1 (3.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (17.86%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (17.86%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.57%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (3.57%) XenDesktop
2 1 (3.57%) Xen
Vendors
1 8 (28.57%) VMware
2 7 (25.00%) Cisco
3 6 (21.43%) Microsoft
3 6 (21.43%) NetApp
4 2 (7.14%) Citrix
5 1 (3.57%) Veeam