The table below looks at the statistics for WAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedford region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WAN over the 3 months to 10 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 5 31 53
Rank change year-on-year
+26 +22
Permanent jobs citing WAN 36 16 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 20.45% 6.11% 1.76%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 59.02% 32.65% 26.09%
Number of salaries quoted 33 15 5
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
WAN
Bedfordshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Bedford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
61 49 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 34.66% 18.70% 6.74%
Number of salaries quoted 57 47 18
Median salary £55,000 £52,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +31.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £58,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

WAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

The demand trend of job ads across the Bedford region citing WAN as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

WAN Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

WAN
Salary Trend in Bedford

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

WAN Salary Trend in Bedford

WAN
Salary Histogram in Bedford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WAN across the Bedford region over the 3 months to 10 December 2016.

WAN Salary Histogram in Bedford

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 10 December 2016, 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 Bedford region with a requirement for WAN.

1 34 (85.00%) Cisco
2 32 (80.00%) LAN
3 31 (77.50%) CCNP
3 31 (77.50%) Cisco Certification
4 28 (70.00%) Cisco Nexus
5 24 (60.00%) TCP/IP
6 20 (50.00%) CheckPoint
7 19 (47.50%) Firewall
8 17 (42.50%) CCIE
8 17 (42.50%) CCSE
8 17 (42.50%) Network Security
8 17 (42.50%) Network Management
9 16 (40.00%) Data Centre
10 14 (35.00%) Spanning Tree
10 14 (35.00%) SolarWinds
10 14 (35.00%) VLAN
10 14 (35.00%) VPN
10 14 (35.00%) DNS
10 14 (35.00%) DHCP
10 14 (35.00%) FTP
10 14 (35.00%) IPv4
10 14 (35.00%) VoIP
10 14 (35.00%) ITIL
10 14 (35.00%) Wireless
10 14 (35.00%) CCSA
10 14 (35.00%) OSPF
10 14 (35.00%) BGP
11 13 (32.50%) Problem Management
12 12 (30.00%) VMware
12 12 (30.00%) CCDP

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford 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 2 (5.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (7.50%) MS Excel
1 3 (7.50%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.50%) MS Office
2 1 (2.50%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.50%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 32 (80.00%) LAN
2 28 (70.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 24 (60.00%) TCP/IP
4 19 (47.50%) Firewall
5 17 (42.50%) Network Security
6 14 (35.00%) BGP
6 14 (35.00%) DHCP
6 14 (35.00%) DNS
6 14 (35.00%) FTP
6 14 (35.00%) IPv4
6 14 (35.00%) OSPF
6 14 (35.00%) Spanning Tree
6 14 (35.00%) VLAN
6 14 (35.00%) VoIP
6 14 (35.00%) VPN
6 14 (35.00%) Wireless
7 9 (22.50%) tcpdump
7 9 (22.50%) Wireshark
8 7 (17.50%) SAN
9 6 (15.00%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (5.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (5.00%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 1 (2.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (25.00%) Consultant
2 9 (22.50%) Architect
2 9 (22.50%) Network Consultant
2 9 (22.50%) Solutions Architect
3 8 (20.00%) Network Security Consultant
3 8 (20.00%) Security Consultant
4 7 (17.50%) Analyst
5 6 (15.00%) Network Analyst
6 5 (12.50%) Network Engineer
6 5 (12.50%) Technical Leader
7 4 (10.00%) Cisco Analyst
7 4 (10.00%) Cisco Engineer
7 4 (10.00%) Cisco Network Analyst
7 4 (10.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 4 (10.00%) Cisco Security Engineer
7 4 (10.00%) Cloud Solutions Architect
7 4 (10.00%) Infrastructure Architect
7 4 (10.00%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
7 4 (10.00%) Network Security Engineer
7 4 (10.00%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.00%) Flash
1 2 (5.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 16 (40.00%) Data Centre
2 7 (17.50%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (17.50%) Driving Licence
2 7 (17.50%) iSeries
3 4 (10.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 3 (7.50%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (5.00%) Management Information System
5 2 (5.00%) Private Cloud
5 2 (5.00%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 9 (22.50%) Unix
2 3 (7.50%) Windows
3 2 (5.00%) Windows Server
4 1 (2.50%) Windows Vista
4 1 (2.50%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (42.50%) Network Management
2 14 (35.00%) ITIL
3 13 (32.50%) Problem Management
4 11 (27.50%) Disaster Recovery
4 11 (27.50%) Presales
5 6 (15.00%) High Availability
6 5 (12.50%) ITIL V3
7 4 (10.00%) Data Encryption
7 4 (10.00%) Data Management
7 4 (10.00%) DDoS Mitigation
7 4 (10.00%) TOGAF
8 3 (7.50%) Information Management
8 3 (7.50%) Load Balancing
8 3 (7.50%) Project Management
9 2 (5.00%) Mentoring
9 2 (5.00%) Performance Monitoring
9 2 (5.00%) Service Design
10 1 (2.50%) Change Control
10 1 (2.50%) Network Design
10 1 (2.50%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.00%) PowerShell
1 2 (5.00%) VBScript
2 1 (2.50%) VB
Qualifications
1 31 (77.50%) CCNP
1 31 (77.50%) Cisco Certification
2 17 (42.50%) CCIE
2 17 (42.50%) CCSE
3 14 (35.00%) CCSA
4 12 (30.00%) CCDP
5 3 (7.50%) CCMSE
5 3 (7.50%) CCSM
5 3 (7.50%) VCAP
5 3 (7.50%) VCDX
5 3 (7.50%) VCP5
5 3 (7.50%) VCP6
5 3 (7.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 7 (17.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (5.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.00%) vSphere
2 2 (5.00%) XenApp
3 1 (2.50%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.50%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 2 (5.00%) SCCM
1 2 (5.00%) Simpana
Vendors
1 34 (85.00%) Cisco
2 20 (50.00%) CheckPoint
3 14 (35.00%) SolarWinds
4 12 (30.00%) VMware
5 9 (22.50%) F5
6 8 (20.00%) CA
7 5 (12.50%) Citrix
7 5 (12.50%) Microsoft
8 3 (7.50%) Mitel
8 3 (7.50%) Riverbed
9 2 (5.00%) CommVault
9 2 (5.00%) FalconStor
9 2 (5.00%) HP
9 2 (5.00%) Intel
9 2 (5.00%) Intel Security
9 2 (5.00%) Oracle
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