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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 38 44 43
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -1
Permanent jobs citing WAN 10 13 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bath 3.27% 3.51% 2.79%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 31.25% 20.00% 16.98%
Number of salaries quoted 10 13 7
Average salary £62,500 £54,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.74% +68.75%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +1.33%
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
32 65 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bath 10.46% 17.57% 16.41%
Number of salaries quoted 32 54 50
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £20,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £58,000 £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 24 December 2014.

WAN Salary Histogram in Bath

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bath

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 19 (63.33%) CMS
2 9 (30.00%) VMware
3 8 (26.67%) Windows
3 8 (26.67%) LAN
3 8 (26.67%) Cisco
4 7 (23.33%) Microsoft
4 7 (23.33%) NetApp
5 6 (20.00%) ITIL
5 6 (20.00%) Active Directory
5 6 (20.00%) Line Management
6 5 (16.67%) SLA
6 5 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
7 4 (13.33%) UNIX
7 4 (13.33%) TCP/IP
7 4 (13.33%) Performance Management
8 3 (10.00%) Linux
8 3 (10.00%) Advertising
9 2 (6.67%) MS Excel
9 2 (6.67%) SharePoint
9 2 (6.67%) Citrix
9 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (6.67%) Configuration Management
9 2 (6.67%) Law
9 2 (6.67%) Penetration Testing
9 2 (6.67%) Degree
10 1 (3.33%) SQL Server
10 1 (3.33%) AIX
10 1 (3.33%) MS Exchange
10 1 (3.33%) VoIP
10 1 (3.33%) Games

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Bath by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 19 (63.33%) CMS
2 2 (6.67%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.33%) MS Exchange
3 1 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (6.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 8 (26.67%) LAN
2 4 (13.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (3.33%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.33%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (10.00%) Advertising
2 2 (6.67%) Law
3 1 (3.33%) Games
Job Titles
1 13 (43.33%) Consultant
2 12 (40.00%) Infrastructure Consultant
3 7 (23.33%) Architect
3 7 (23.33%) Infrastructure Architect
4 6 (20.00%) Team Leader
5 5 (16.67%) Support Team Leader
6 3 (10.00%) Infrastructure Team Leader
7 2 (6.67%) Network Team Leader
7 2 (6.67%) Infrastructure Support Team Leader
7 2 (6.67%) Network Infrastructure Team Leader
7 2 (6.67%) Network Support
8 1 (3.33%) Installations Engineer
8 1 (3.33%) Technical Consultant
Operating Systems
1 8 (26.67%) Windows
2 4 (13.33%) UNIX
3 3 (10.00%) Linux
4 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (3.33%) Windows 7
4 1 (3.33%) Windows 8
4 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (3.33%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (20.00%) ITIL
1 6 (20.00%) Line Management
2 4 (13.33%) Performance Management
3 2 (6.67%) Configuration Management
3 2 (6.67%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (3.33%) Revenue Management
4 1 (3.33%) Customer Engagement
4 1 (3.33%) People Management
Qualifications
1 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (6.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (16.67%) SLA
2 1 (3.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.33%) XenDesktop
3 1 (3.33%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (3.33%) Xen
Vendors
1 9 (30.00%) VMware
2 8 (26.67%) Cisco
3 7 (23.33%) Microsoft
3 7 (23.33%) NetApp
4 2 (6.67%) Citrix
5 1 (3.33%) Veeam