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 24 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 35 29 39
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +10
Permanent jobs citing WAN 3 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 2.07% 1.74% 1.28%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.38% 10.00% 10.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 2
Median salary £27,500 £37,500 £38,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-26.66% -3.22%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%
WAN
Manchester

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
32 20 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 22.07% 17.39% 12.82%
Number of salaries quoted 28 18 20
Median salary £45,000 £37,500 £24,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +51.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,300 £25,000 £17,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 24 August 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 Bolton region with a requirement for WAN.

1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) LAN
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (75.00%) DNS
2 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (75.00%) DHCP
2 3 (75.00%) VMware
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (50.00%) VLAN
3 2 (50.00%) Degree
3 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (50.00%) Linux
3 2 (50.00%) ITIL
3 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
3 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (50.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (50.00%) Firewall
4 1 (25.00%) CentOS
4 1 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
4 1 (25.00%) Patch Management
4 1 (25.00%) Simpana
4 1 (25.00%) Virtual Infrastructure
4 1 (25.00%) Veeam
4 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (25.00%) ITIL V3

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 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (25.00%) IBM Domino
2 1 (25.00%) IBM Notes
2 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (25.00%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (25.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) LAN
2 3 (75.00%) DHCP
2 3 (75.00%) DNS
3 2 (50.00%) Firewall
3 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (50.00%) VLAN
4 1 (25.00%) Intranet
4 1 (25.00%) IP Telephony
4 1 (25.00%) iSCSI
4 1 (25.00%) Network Security
4 1 (25.00%) VPN
4 1 (25.00%) WLAN
General
1 1 (25.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support
2 1 (25.00%) 1st/2nd Line Technical Support
2 1 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (25.00%) 2nd Line Technical Support
2 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) IT Support
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL Manager
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL Service Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Service Desk Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Service Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Support
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (25.00%) CentOS
3 1 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL V3
2 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (25.00%) Patch Management
2 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (25.00%) Virtual Infrastructure
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) SCCM
1 1 (25.00%) Simpana
1 1 (25.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) VMware
3 1 (25.00%) CommVault
3 1 (25.00%) Dell
3 1 (25.00%) Draytek
3 1 (25.00%) IBM
3 1 (25.00%) Lotus
3 1 (25.00%) NETGEAR
3 1 (25.00%) Veeam
Bolton
greywood
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bens & training
Posted: 5 days ago