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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 49 46 39
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -7
Permanent jobs citing WAN 18 13 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bournemouth 3.71% 3.31% 0.89%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 19.57% 23.21% 4.65%
Number of salaries quoted 9 12 2
Average salary £30,000 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,400 £38,650 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £34,400 £45,000 £34,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
92 56 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bournemouth 18.97% 14.25% 19.20%
Number of salaries quoted 76 40 25
Average salary £31,000 £40,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.50% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £26,750 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £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
Salary Histogram in Bournemouth

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WAN across the Bournemouth region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

WAN Salary Histogram in Bournemouth

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bournemouth

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 19 (79.17%) LAN
2 17 (70.83%) Firewall
3 14 (58.33%) VMware
4 13 (54.17%) SAN
4 13 (54.17%) Windows
5 11 (45.83%) SQL Server
5 11 (45.83%) Active Directory
6 10 (41.67%) Microsoft
6 10 (41.67%) SharePoint
7 9 (37.50%) Cisco
7 9 (37.50%) VLAN
7 9 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
8 8 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
8 8 (33.33%) MS Exchange
9 7 (29.17%) IIS
9 7 (29.17%) Network Design
10 6 (25.00%) Degree
10 6 (25.00%) HP
11 5 (20.83%) Wireless
11 5 (20.83%) Service Delivery
11 5 (20.83%) Microsoft Certification
11 5 (20.83%) WLAN
11 5 (20.83%) MS Office
11 5 (20.83%) Oracle
11 5 (20.83%) MS Excel
11 5 (20.83%) Windows Server 2008
11 5 (20.83%) Cisco CUCM
11 5 (20.83%) Cisco Nexus
11 5 (20.83%) Windows Server 2012
12 4 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Bournemouth by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 10 (41.67%) SharePoint
2 8 (33.33%) MS Exchange
3 7 (29.17%) IIS
4 4 (16.67%) Apache
4 4 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (12.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 3 (12.50%) SharePoint 2010
5 3 (12.50%) Lync
6 1 (4.17%) Documentum
6 1 (4.17%) Commerce Server
Applications
1 5 (20.83%) MS Office
1 5 (20.83%) MS Excel
2 3 (12.50%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (16.67%) AWD
2 3 (12.50%) Visualfiles
3 2 (8.33%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.50%) Office 365
2 1 (4.17%) IaaS
2 1 (4.17%) SaaS
2 1 (4.17%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (79.17%) LAN
2 17 (70.83%) Firewall
3 13 (54.17%) SAN
4 9 (37.50%) VLAN
5 8 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
6 5 (20.83%) Cisco Nexus
6 5 (20.83%) Wireless
6 5 (20.83%) WLAN
7 4 (16.67%) LDAP
7 4 (16.67%) NAS
8 3 (12.50%) PABX
9 2 (8.33%) TCP/IP
9 2 (8.33%) DNS
9 2 (8.33%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (45.83%) SQL Server
2 4 (16.67%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (4.17%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 4 (16.67%) Finance
2 2 (8.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (25.00%) Team Leader
2 5 (20.83%) Network Specialist
3 4 (16.67%) Support Team Leader
3 4 (16.67%) IT Support
3 4 (16.67%) Analyst
4 3 (12.50%) Support Analyst
4 3 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Systems Support
5 2 (8.33%) Network Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Systems Support Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Network Support
5 2 (8.33%) Network Support Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Support Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Systems Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Senior Consultant
6 1 (4.17%) Consultant
6 1 (4.17%) Applications Support
6 1 (4.17%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Senior Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (16.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.67%) Replication
2 2 (8.33%) EPoS
3 1 (4.17%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 13 (54.17%) Windows
2 5 (20.83%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (20.83%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (12.50%) UNIX
4 3 (12.50%) Linux
4 3 (12.50%) CentOS
5 2 (8.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (29.17%) Network Design
2 5 (20.83%) Service Delivery
3 3 (12.50%) Incident Management
3 3 (12.50%) Time Management
3 3 (12.50%) Performance Management
3 3 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (8.33%) ERP
5 1 (4.17%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (4.17%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (16.67%) SQL
2 1 (4.17%) T-SQL
2 1 (4.17%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (25.00%) Degree
2 5 (20.83%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (16.67%) MCSA
4 3 (12.50%) MCSE
4 3 (12.50%) MCITP
5 2 (8.33%) CCNA
5 2 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (4.17%) MCTS
6 1 (4.17%) MCP
6 1 (4.17%) CCNP
System Software
1 11 (45.83%) Active Directory
2 9 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (12.50%) VMware ESX
3 3 (12.50%) BlackBerry Internet Service
3 3 (12.50%) vSphere
4 1 (4.17%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (20.83%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 14 (58.33%) VMware
2 10 (41.67%) Microsoft
3 9 (37.50%) Cisco
4 6 (25.00%) HP
5 5 (20.83%) Oracle
6 4 (16.67%) JBoss
6 4 (16.67%) Citrix
6 4 (16.67%) TIBCO
7 3 (12.50%) CommVault
7 3 (12.50%) Dell
8 1 (4.17%) Primavera