The table below looks at the statistics for WAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bath region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WAN over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Somerset / Bath
Rank 45 35 43
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +8
Permanent jobs citing WAN 1 10 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bath 0.32% 3.72% 2.52%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.45% 26.32% 23.33%
Number of salaries quoted 1 10 5
Median salary £38,500 £65,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-40.76% +4.00%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%

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
29 38 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bath 9.39% 14.13% 10.79%
Number of salaries quoted 28 33 27
Median salary £38,500 £45,000 £28,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-14.44% +57.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,250 £40,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%

WAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Bath

The demand trend of job ads across the Bath region citing WAN as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bath

For the 6 months to 25 February 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 Bath region with a requirement for WAN.

1 8 (88.89%) SAN
2 5 (55.56%) MS Excel
2 5 (55.56%) LAN
3 4 (44.44%) DHCP
3 4 (44.44%) DNS
3 4 (44.44%) MS Exchange
3 4 (44.44%) Windows
3 4 (44.44%) Active Directory
3 4 (44.44%) VMware
3 4 (44.44%) Degree
3 4 (44.44%) Network Security
3 4 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (44.44%) NAS
3 4 (44.44%) Windows Server
4 3 (33.33%) Web Filtering
4 3 (33.33%) Cybercrime
4 3 (33.33%) XenApp
4 3 (33.33%) Kalman Filter
4 3 (33.33%) WSUS
4 3 (33.33%) XenDesktop
4 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 3 (33.33%) Firmware
4 3 (33.33%) Citrix
4 3 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (33.33%) Firewall
4 3 (33.33%) Telecoms
4 3 (33.33%) IIS
4 3 (33.33%) PRINCE2
5 2 (22.22%) Cisco
5 2 (22.22%) Linux

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Bath 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 (44.44%) MS Exchange
2 3 (33.33%) IIS
3 1 (11.11%) CloudStack
3 1 (11.11%) CMS
3 1 (11.11%) OpenStack
Applications
1 5 (55.56%) MS Excel
2 1 (11.11%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 8 (88.89%) SAN
2 5 (55.56%) LAN
3 4 (44.44%) DHCP
3 4 (44.44%) DNS
3 4 (44.44%) NAS
3 4 (44.44%) Network Security
4 3 (33.33%) Firewall
5 1 (11.11%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (11.11%) Internet
5 1 (11.11%) Intranet
5 1 (11.11%) iSCSI
5 1 (11.11%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) MySQL
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (11.11%) Law
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Infrastructure Manager
1 3 (33.33%) Infrastructure Project Manager
1 3 (33.33%) Project Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Cloud Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Cloud Solutions Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Linux Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Network Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Network Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Network Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Cybercrime
2 1 (11.11%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) Windows
1 4 (44.44%) Windows Server
2 2 (22.22%) Linux
3 1 (11.11%) AIX
3 1 (11.11%) HPUX
3 1 (11.11%) Solaris
3 1 (11.11%) Unix
3 1 (11.11%) Windows 10
3 1 (11.11%) Windows 7
3 1 (11.11%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
1 3 (33.33%) Kalman Filter
1 3 (33.33%) PRINCE2
1 3 (33.33%) Web Filtering
2 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (11.11%) BCP
2 1 (11.11%) Customer Requirements
2 1 (11.11%) Data Protection
2 1 (11.11%) DevOps
2 1 (11.11%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (11.11%) Software Delivery
2 1 (11.11%) WFM
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) Degree
2 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) PCI DSS
1 1 (11.11%) QA
System Software
1 4 (44.44%) Active Directory
1 4 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (33.33%) Firmware
2 3 (33.33%) XenApp
2 3 (33.33%) XenDesktop
3 1 (11.11%) Hyper-V
3 1 (11.11%) KVM
3 1 (11.11%) vSphere
3 1 (11.11%) Xen
3 1 (11.11%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 3 (33.33%) WSUS
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) VMware
2 3 (33.33%) Citrix
2 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (22.22%) Cisco
3 2 (22.22%) HP
4 1 (11.11%) Dell
4 1 (11.11%) Dell Compellent
4 1 (11.11%) Oracle
4 1 (11.11%) Veeam