The first table below looks at the demand for WAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bracknell region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WAN over the 3 months to 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Bracknell region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 43 50 29
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -21
Permanent jobs citing WAN 25 18 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 4.83% 3.75% 8.95%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.56% 10.65% 23.56%
Number of salaries quoted 19 16 30
Average salary £60,000 £31,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+90.47% -3.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,300 £30,000 £28,450
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £48,750 £38,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Communications & Networking Category
Bracknell
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
199 169 174
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 38.42% 35.21% 37.99%
Number of salaries quoted 132 123 124
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +10.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
WAN
Berkshire

WAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

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

WAN Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

WAN
Salary Trend in Bracknell

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

WAN Salary Trend in Bracknell

WAN
Salary Histogram in Bracknell

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WAN across the Bracknell region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014.

WAN Salary Histogram in Bracknell

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Bracknell 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 31 (75.61%) LAN
2 26 (63.41%) Windows
3 20 (48.78%) Microsoft
3 20 (48.78%) Cisco
3 20 (48.78%) Windows Server 2003
4 19 (46.34%) Windows Server 2008
5 18 (43.90%) Firewall
6 17 (41.46%) Windows Server 2012
7 15 (36.59%) VPN
7 15 (36.59%) VoIP
8 14 (34.15%) CCNA
8 14 (34.15%) Juniper
8 14 (34.15%) Cisco Certification
8 14 (34.15%) Telecoms
8 14 (34.15%) Marketing
8 14 (34.15%) Load Balancing
9 12 (29.27%) TETRA
9 12 (29.27%) TCP/IP
9 12 (29.27%) PBX
9 12 (29.27%) Mobile Device Management
9 12 (29.27%) Multicast
9 12 (29.27%) Product Management
10 11 (26.83%) F5
10 11 (26.83%) DNS
10 11 (26.83%) SSL
11 10 (24.39%) Network Security
12 9 (21.95%) BIG-IP
12 9 (21.95%) VMware
12 9 (21.95%) IPsec
12 9 (21.95%) Active Directory

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Bracknell 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 (9.76%) MS Exchange
2 3 (7.32%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (4.88%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (4.88%) Lync
3 2 (4.88%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (2.44%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.44%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (7.32%) MS Visio
2 2 (4.88%) MS Project
2 2 (4.88%) MS Office
2 2 (4.88%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.88%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 31 (75.61%) LAN
2 18 (43.90%) Firewall
3 15 (36.59%) VPN
3 15 (36.59%) VoIP
4 12 (29.27%) TETRA
4 12 (29.27%) TCP/IP
4 12 (29.27%) PBX
4 12 (29.27%) Multicast
5 11 (26.83%) DNS
5 11 (26.83%) SSL
6 10 (24.39%) Network Security
7 9 (21.95%) BIG-IP
7 9 (21.95%) IPsec
7 9 (21.95%) ATM
7 9 (21.95%) SMTP
8 6 (14.63%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 6 (14.63%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
9 4 (9.76%) Wireless
10 2 (4.88%) OSPF
10 2 (4.88%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (12.20%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (2.44%) Data Mining
2 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 3 (7.32%) LoadRunner
2 2 (4.88%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (2.44%) SilkPerformer
General
1 14 (34.15%) Telecoms
1 14 (34.15%) Marketing
2 2 (4.88%) Retail
2 2 (4.88%) Finance
3 1 (2.44%) Billing
Job Titles
1 12 (29.27%) Portfolio Manager
1 12 (29.27%) Product Manager
2 10 (24.39%) Network Engineer
3 6 (14.63%) Network Security Engineer
3 6 (14.63%) Security Engineer
4 5 (12.20%) Consultant
5 3 (7.32%) Service Manager
5 3 (7.32%) Analyst
5 3 (7.32%) Technical Consultant
6 2 (4.88%) Project Manager
6 2 (4.88%) Network Consultant
6 2 (4.88%) Network Security Consultant
6 2 (4.88%) Performance Test Consultant
6 2 (4.88%) Test Consultant
6 2 (4.88%) Project Engineer
6 2 (4.88%) Technical Engineer
6 2 (4.88%) Technical Security Consultant
6 2 (4.88%) Security Consultant
6 2 (4.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (4.88%) Performance Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.32%) SecurID
2 2 (4.88%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (2.44%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 26 (63.41%) Windows
2 20 (48.78%) Windows Server 2003
3 19 (46.34%) Windows Server 2008
4 17 (41.46%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (9.76%) Windows XP
5 4 (9.76%) Windows 7
6 1 (2.44%) Windows 8
6 1 (2.44%) Solaris
6 1 (2.44%) Linux
6 1 (2.44%) Windows 2000
6 1 (2.44%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (34.15%) Load Balancing
2 12 (29.27%) Mobile Device Management
2 12 (29.27%) Product Management
3 5 (12.20%) ITIL
4 3 (7.32%) Test Automation
4 3 (7.32%) Test Scripting
4 3 (7.32%) Network Management
4 3 (7.32%) Migration
4 3 (7.32%) Regression Testing
4 3 (7.32%) PRINCE2
5 2 (4.88%) Project Management
5 2 (4.88%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (4.88%) Risk Management
6 1 (2.44%) Network Monitoring
6 1 (2.44%) Change Control
6 1 (2.44%) Non-Functional Testing
6 1 (2.44%) Business Transformation
6 1 (2.44%) Validation
6 1 (2.44%) GAP Analysis
6 1 (2.44%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (7.32%) SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (34.15%) CCNA
1 14 (34.15%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (7.32%) Security Cleared
2 3 (7.32%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 3 (7.32%) ISTQB
2 3 (7.32%) ISEB
3 2 (4.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (4.88%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 2 (4.88%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.44%) MCITP
4 1 (2.44%) MCSE
4 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.44%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (2.44%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.88%) QA
2 1 (2.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.44%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (21.95%) Active Directory
2 6 (14.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (9.76%) VMware ESX
4 3 (7.32%) Hyper-V
5 1 (2.44%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 3 (7.32%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (2.44%) SCCM
Vendors
1 20 (48.78%) Microsoft
1 20 (48.78%) Cisco
2 14 (34.15%) Juniper
3 11 (26.83%) F5
4 9 (21.95%) VMware
5 3 (7.32%) Barracuda Networks
5 3 (7.32%) Blue Coat
5 3 (7.32%) HP
5 3 (7.32%) Oracle
5 3 (7.32%) CheckPoint
6 2 (4.88%) IBM
6 2 (4.88%) SonicWALL
7 1 (2.44%) Kaseya
7 1 (2.44%) Dell KACE
7 1 (2.44%) Fujitsu
7 1 (2.44%) Citrix
7 1 (2.44%) NetApp
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Posted: 23 hours ago
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