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 29 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 30 22 36
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +14
Permanent jobs citing WAN 10 27 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 5.13% 10.11% 10.99%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 22.73% 41.54% 50.60%
Number of salaries quoted 10 22 42
Median salary £60,000 £45,000 £31,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% +41.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £51,950 £42,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,000 £55,000 £54,500
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
44 65 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 22.56% 24.34% 21.73%
Number of salaries quoted 44 52 81
Median salary £57,500 £45,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+27.77% +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,000 £47,500 £55,000
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 29 May 2016.

WAN Salary Histogram in Bedford

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 40 (95.24%) Cisco
1 40 (95.24%) CCNP
1 40 (95.24%) Cisco Certification
1 40 (95.24%) CheckPoint
2 39 (92.86%) LAN
3 35 (83.33%) CCDP
3 35 (83.33%) Firewall
4 33 (78.57%) OSPF
4 33 (78.57%) BGP
4 33 (78.57%) Cisco Nexus
4 33 (78.57%) Spanning Tree
5 32 (76.19%) Presales
5 32 (76.19%) Network Security
5 32 (76.19%) TCP/IP
6 31 (73.81%) Disaster Recovery
6 31 (73.81%) Wireshark
6 31 (73.81%) tcpdump
7 25 (59.52%) Microsoft
7 25 (59.52%) Load Balancing
7 25 (59.52%) CCSE
8 24 (57.14%) Network Management
9 23 (54.76%) MS Visio
10 20 (47.62%) F5
11 19 (45.24%) CCSA
12 17 (40.48%) Data Centre
13 11 (26.19%) MS Excel
13 11 (26.19%) BIG-IP
14 9 (21.43%) Driving Licence
14 9 (21.43%) Kalman Filter
14 9 (21.43%) Web Filtering

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 1 (2.38%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 23 (54.76%) MS Visio
2 11 (26.19%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 39 (92.86%) LAN
2 35 (83.33%) Firewall
3 33 (78.57%) BGP
3 33 (78.57%) Cisco Nexus
3 33 (78.57%) OSPF
3 33 (78.57%) Spanning Tree
4 32 (76.19%) Network Security
4 32 (76.19%) TCP/IP
5 31 (73.81%) tcpdump
5 31 (73.81%) Wireshark
6 11 (26.19%) BIG-IP
7 7 (16.67%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 7 (16.67%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 3 (7.14%) SAN
9 1 (2.38%) VoIP
General
1 2 (4.76%) Advertising
2 1 (2.38%) Finance
2 1 (2.38%) Legal
Job Titles
1 26 (61.90%) Consultant
1 26 (61.90%) Network Consultant
2 17 (40.48%) Network Security Consultant
2 17 (40.48%) Security Consultant
3 8 (19.05%) Technical Leader
4 7 (16.67%) Check Point Consultant
4 7 (16.67%) Cisco Consultant
4 7 (16.67%) Cisco Network Consultant
5 3 (7.14%) Architect
5 3 (7.14%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (4.76%) Cisco Engineer
6 2 (4.76%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 2 (4.76%) Infrastructure Architect
6 2 (4.76%) Network Engineer
6 2 (4.76%) Network Manager
6 2 (4.76%) Senior Cisco Engineer
6 2 (4.76%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
6 2 (4.76%) Senior Network Engineer
6 2 (4.76%) Technical Architect
6 2 (4.76%) Technical Solutions Architect
Miscellaneous
1 17 (40.48%) Data Centre
2 9 (21.43%) Driving Licence
3 3 (7.14%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 3 (7.14%) iSeries
4 2 (4.76%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.14%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (76.19%) Presales
2 31 (73.81%) Disaster Recovery
3 25 (59.52%) Load Balancing
4 24 (57.14%) Network Management
5 9 (21.43%) Kalman Filter
5 9 (21.43%) Web Filtering
6 8 (19.05%) Coaching
7 4 (9.52%) People Management
8 3 (7.14%) Data Management
8 3 (7.14%) DDoS Mitigation
8 3 (7.14%) High Availability
9 2 (4.76%) Information Management
9 2 (4.76%) TOGAF
10 1 (2.38%) Business Analysis
10 1 (2.38%) ITIL
10 1 (2.38%) Project Management
10 1 (2.38%) Service Delivery
10 1 (2.38%) Use Case
Qualifications
1 40 (95.24%) CCNP
1 40 (95.24%) Cisco Certification
2 35 (83.33%) CCDP
3 25 (59.52%) CCSE
4 19 (45.24%) CCSA
5 8 (19.05%) Check Point Certification
6 2 (4.76%) CCIE
6 2 (4.76%) CCMSE
6 2 (4.76%) CCSM
6 2 (4.76%) VCAP
6 2 (4.76%) VCDX
6 2 (4.76%) VCP5
6 2 (4.76%) VCP6
6 2 (4.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (2.38%) A+ Certification
7 1 (2.38%) MCP
System Software
1 1 (2.38%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.38%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 40 (95.24%) CheckPoint
1 40 (95.24%) Cisco
2 25 (59.52%) Microsoft
3 20 (47.62%) F5
4 4 (9.52%) CA
5 3 (7.14%) VMware
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