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 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank - 53 52
Permanent jobs citing WAN 0 5 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bournemouth - 1.48% 2.41%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 17.86% 8.11%
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 9
Average salary - £35,000 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +20.68%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +5.26%
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
44 28 111
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bournemouth 10.76% 8.28% 29.68%
Number of salaries quoted 36 22 51
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,700 £30,000 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,500 £38,500 £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 31 October 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 17 (89.47%) LAN
2 12 (63.16%) Firewall
3 11 (57.89%) VMware
4 10 (52.63%) SAN
4 10 (52.63%) SQL Server
5 9 (47.37%) VMware Infrastructure
6 8 (42.11%) Windows
6 8 (42.11%) Active Directory
7 7 (36.84%) SharePoint
7 7 (36.84%) Network Design
8 6 (31.58%) Cisco
9 5 (26.32%) Microsoft
9 5 (26.32%) Oracle
9 5 (26.32%) WLAN
9 5 (26.32%) MS Exchange
9 5 (26.32%) Wireless
9 5 (26.32%) Microsoft Certification
9 5 (26.32%) Service Delivery
9 5 (26.32%) Cisco ASA
9 5 (26.32%) Degree
9 5 (26.32%) Cisco CUCM
9 5 (26.32%) Cisco Nexus
9 5 (26.32%) Mentoring
10 4 (21.05%) Analytical Skills
10 4 (21.05%) VLAN
10 4 (21.05%) AWD
10 4 (21.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 4 (21.05%) NAS
10 4 (21.05%) Finance
10 4 (21.05%) Replication

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Bournemouth by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 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 7 (36.84%) SharePoint
2 5 (26.32%) MS Exchange
3 4 (21.05%) IIS
3 4 (21.05%) JBoss
3 4 (21.05%) Apache
4 3 (15.79%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (5.26%) Documentum
Applications
1 3 (15.79%) MS Office
1 3 (15.79%) MS Excel
1 3 (15.79%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (21.05%) AWD
2 3 (15.79%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) SaaS
1 1 (5.26%) PaaS
1 1 (5.26%) Office 365
1 1 (5.26%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (89.47%) LAN
2 12 (63.16%) Firewall
3 10 (52.63%) SAN
4 5 (26.32%) WLAN
4 5 (26.32%) Wireless
4 5 (26.32%) Cisco ASA
4 5 (26.32%) Cisco Nexus
5 4 (21.05%) NAS
5 4 (21.05%) VLAN
5 4 (21.05%) LDAP
6 2 (10.53%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (52.63%) SQL Server
2 4 (21.05%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (5.26%) Data Warehouse
General
1 4 (21.05%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (31.58%) Team Leader
2 5 (26.32%) Network Specialist
3 4 (21.05%) IT Support
3 4 (21.05%) Support Team Leader
3 4 (21.05%) Analyst
4 3 (15.79%) Support Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) Network Support Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) Systems Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) Systems Support Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) Network Support
5 2 (10.53%) Network Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) Systems Support
6 1 (5.26%) Senior Applications Support Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) IT Services Manager
6 1 (5.26%) Service Desk Team Leader
6 1 (5.26%) Service Desk Supervisor
6 1 (5.26%) Service Manager
6 1 (5.26%) Applications Support Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Senior Support Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Service Desk Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (21.05%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) Replication
1 4 (21.05%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.26%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 8 (42.11%) Windows
2 4 (21.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (36.84%) Network Design
2 5 (26.32%) Service Delivery
2 5 (26.32%) Mentoring
3 3 (15.79%) Time Management
3 3 (15.79%) Performance Management
3 3 (15.79%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (5.26%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (5.26%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.79%) SQL
2 1 (5.26%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (26.32%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (26.32%) Degree
2 4 (21.05%) MCSA
3 3 (15.79%) MCSE
3 3 (15.79%) MCITP
4 2 (10.53%) CCNA
4 2 (10.53%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (5.26%) MCTS
5 1 (5.26%) MCP
5 1 (5.26%) CCNP
System Software
1 9 (47.37%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (42.11%) Active Directory
3 3 (15.79%) BlackBerry Internet Service
Systems Management
1 5 (26.32%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 11 (57.89%) VMware
2 6 (31.58%) Cisco
3 5 (26.32%) Microsoft
3 5 (26.32%) Oracle
4 4 (21.05%) Citrix
4 4 (21.05%) TIBCO
5 3 (15.79%) HP
6 1 (5.26%) Primavera