The table below looks at the statistics for WAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bournemouth 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 64 53 41
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -12
Permanent jobs citing WAN 2 4 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bournemouth 0.47% 1.20% 4.88%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.56% 10.53% 22.95%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 14
Average salary £21,500 £33,750 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-36.29% -12.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,100 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £21,900 £40,250 £39,550
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +1.33%
WAN
Dorset

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

Communications & Networking Category
Bournemouth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
36 38 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bournemouth 8.47% 11.41% 21.25%
Number of salaries quoted 29 28 43
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

WAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Bournemouth

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WAN across the Bournemouth region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

WAN Jobs Demand Trend in Bournemouth

WAN
Salary Trend in Bournemouth

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

WAN Salary Trend in Bournemouth

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bournemouth

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Bournemouth 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 12 (100.00%) LAN
2 10 (83.33%) SAN
2 10 (83.33%) VMware
2 10 (83.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (58.33%) SQL Server
3 7 (58.33%) Firewall
4 6 (50.00%) Active Directory
5 5 (41.67%) Windows
5 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
5 5 (41.67%) Citrix
5 5 (41.67%) Service Delivery
5 5 (41.67%) VLAN
6 4 (33.33%) Oracle
6 4 (33.33%) IIS
6 4 (33.33%) MS Office
6 4 (33.33%) Web Services
6 4 (33.33%) JBoss
6 4 (33.33%) Oracle Reports
6 4 (33.33%) Apache
6 4 (33.33%) LDAP
6 4 (33.33%) MS Excel
6 4 (33.33%) MS Exchange
6 4 (33.33%) TIBCO
6 4 (33.33%) Finance
6 4 (33.33%) Replication
6 4 (33.33%) Degree
6 4 (33.33%) AWD
6 4 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (33.33%) NAS
7 3 (25.00%) MCSE

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Bournemouth by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Bournemouth 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 4 (33.33%) IIS
1 4 (33.33%) JBoss
1 4 (33.33%) Apache
1 4 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 3 (25.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 3 (25.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 4 (33.33%) MS Office
1 4 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 3 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (33.33%) AWD
2 3 (25.00%) Visualfiles
3 1 (8.33%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (100.00%) LAN
2 10 (83.33%) SAN
3 7 (58.33%) Firewall
4 5 (41.67%) VLAN
5 4 (33.33%) NAS
5 4 (33.33%) LDAP
6 2 (16.67%) VoIP
7 1 (8.33%) WLAN
7 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
7 1 (8.33%) VPN
7 1 (8.33%) Wireless
7 1 (8.33%) DMZ
7 1 (8.33%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (8.33%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (58.33%) SQL Server
2 4 (33.33%) Oracle Reports
General
1 4 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Team Leader
2 4 (33.33%) IT Support
3 3 (25.00%) Support Team Leader
4 2 (16.67%) Support Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Service Manager
5 1 (8.33%) IT Support Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Service Desk Manager
5 1 (8.33%) Network Specialist
5 1 (8.33%) IT Services Manager
5 1 (8.33%) Service Desk Team Leader
5 1 (8.33%) Service Desk Supervisor
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (33.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Replication
2 3 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (8.33%) EPoS
3 1 (8.33%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 5 (41.67%) Windows
2 4 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (8.33%) Windows 7
3 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Service Delivery
2 3 (25.00%) Time Management
2 3 (25.00%) Performance Management
2 3 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (8.33%) Mentoring
3 1 (8.33%) Software Asset Management
3 1 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (8.33%) Password Management
3 1 (8.33%) Business Continuity
3 1 (8.33%) Asset Management
3 1 (8.33%) Network Design
3 1 (8.33%) ERP
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) Degree
2 3 (25.00%) MCSE
2 3 (25.00%) MCSA
2 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (25.00%) MCITP
System Software
1 10 (83.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (25.00%) BlackBerry Internet Service
4 1 (8.33%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 10 (83.33%) VMware
2 5 (41.67%) Citrix
2 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
3 4 (33.33%) Oracle
3 4 (33.33%) TIBCO
4 3 (25.00%) HP
5 1 (8.33%) Cisco