The table below looks at the statistics for WAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bolton region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WAN over the 3 months to 21 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Manchester / Bolton
Rank - - 38
Permanent jobs citing WAN 0 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton - - 2.35%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 28.57%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 4
Median salary - - £32,500
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 Bolton region.

Communications & Networking Category
Bolton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
28 10 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 20.44% 13.89% 8.24%
Number of salaries quoted 26 10 13
Median salary £35,000 £25,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+40.00% -23.07%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%

WAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

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

WAN Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

WAN
Salary Trend in Bolton

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

WAN Salary Trend in Bolton

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 21 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 Bolton region with a requirement for WAN.

1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) VLAN
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) WSUS
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (50.00%) vSphere
2 1 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (50.00%) Vulnerability Management
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) Patch Management
2 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (50.00%) Nimble Storage
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) Simpana
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) Juniper
2 1 (50.00%) CommVault
2 1 (50.00%) NetApp
2 1 (50.00%) Lotus
2 1 (50.00%) Firmware
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (50.00%) MPLS
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) Legal

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Bolton 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 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (50.00%) IBM Domino
1 1 (50.00%) IBM Notes
1 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (50.00%) DHCP
2 1 (50.00%) DNS
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) MPLS
2 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (50.00%) VLAN
2 1 (50.00%) WLAN
General
1 1 (50.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) Patch Management
1 1 (50.00%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) Firmware
2 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Simpana
1 1 (50.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) CommVault
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) IBM
2 1 (50.00%) Juniper
2 1 (50.00%) Lotus
2 1 (50.00%) NetApp
2 1 (50.00%) Nimble Storage
2 1 (50.00%) VMware