The table below looks at the statistics for WAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bracknell region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WAN over the 3 months to 28 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 19 44 51
Rank change year-on-year
+25 +7
Permanent jobs citing WAN 47 12 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 9.63% 2.78% 3.27%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 33.33% 9.45% 9.52%
Number of salaries quoted 37 11 16
Median salary £43,000 £33,000 £51,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+30.30% -35.60%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,100 £27,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,200 £72,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
WAN
Berkshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Bracknell
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
141 127 189
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 28.89% 29.40% 34.36%
Number of salaries quoted 100 91 148
Median salary £48,000 £50,000 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% +8.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £60,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

WAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

The demand trend of job ads across the Bracknell region citing WAN as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 28 May 2016.

WAN Salary Histogram in Bracknell

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 Bracknell region with a requirement for WAN.

1 114 (89.06%) LAN
2 92 (71.88%) Firewall
3 72 (56.25%) Windows
4 70 (54.69%) VMware
5 68 (53.13%) Active Directory
5 68 (53.13%) Windows Server
6 63 (49.22%) Cisco
6 63 (49.22%) Microsoft
7 59 (46.09%) MS Exchange
7 59 (46.09%) VMware ESXi
7 59 (46.09%) Windows Server 2012
8 54 (42.19%) Exchange Server 2010
8 54 (42.19%) Exchange Server 2013
8 54 (42.19%) MS Excel
9 46 (35.94%) Cisco Certification
10 40 (31.25%) SQL
11 35 (27.34%) CCNA
11 35 (27.34%) Juniper
12 33 (25.78%) Data Centre
13 25 (19.53%) SLA
13 25 (19.53%) Linux
14 24 (18.75%) TCP/IP
15 22 (17.19%) MPLS
16 20 (15.63%) Windows Server 2008
16 20 (15.63%) CCNP
16 20 (15.63%) SAN
17 19 (14.84%) BGP
17 19 (14.84%) VPN
17 19 (14.84%) Telecoms
18 18 (14.06%) Microsoft Certification

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell 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 59 (46.09%) MS Exchange
2 54 (42.19%) Exchange Server 2010
2 54 (42.19%) Exchange Server 2013
3 12 (9.38%) Skype for Business
4 7 (5.47%) IIS
5 3 (2.34%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.78%) Apache
6 1 (0.78%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (0.78%) SharePoint
Applications
1 54 (42.19%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.34%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.78%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 7 (5.47%) Office 365
2 2 (1.56%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.56%) IaaS
3 1 (0.78%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.78%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 114 (89.06%) LAN
2 92 (71.88%) Firewall
3 24 (18.75%) TCP/IP
4 22 (17.19%) MPLS
5 20 (15.63%) SAN
6 19 (14.84%) BGP
6 19 (14.84%) VPN
7 14 (10.94%) OSPF
8 13 (10.16%) Ethernet
9 11 (8.59%) Wireless
10 10 (7.81%) Multicast
11 8 (6.25%) Cisco ASA
11 8 (6.25%) Unified Communications
12 7 (5.47%) VPLS
13 5 (3.91%) ATM
13 5 (3.91%) Broadband
13 5 (3.91%) EIGRP
13 5 (3.91%) Frame Relay
13 5 (3.91%) ISDN
13 5 (3.91%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.13%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.56%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.78%) MySQL
3 1 (0.78%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 19 (14.84%) Telecoms
2 14 (10.94%) Finance
3 12 (9.38%) Manufacturing
4 8 (6.25%) Marketing
5 6 (4.69%) Brand Awareness
5 6 (4.69%) Legal
6 5 (3.91%) Banking
7 2 (1.56%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 61 (47.66%) Support Engineer
2 39 (30.47%) VMware Engineer
3 28 (21.88%) Network Engineer
4 24 (18.75%) IT Engineer
4 24 (18.75%) IT Support
5 23 (17.97%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 23 (17.97%) IT Support Engineer
5 23 (17.97%) VMware Support Engineer
6 22 (17.19%) Exchange Engineer
7 16 (12.50%) Exchange Support
7 16 (12.50%) Technical Engineer
7 16 (12.50%) Technical Support
7 16 (12.50%) Technical Support Engineer
8 15 (11.72%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 14 (10.94%) Senior VMware Engineer
9 14 (10.94%) Windows Engineer
10 10 (7.81%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
10 10 (7.81%) Senior Support Engineer
11 9 (7.03%) 3rd Line Support
11 9 (7.03%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.78%) .NET
1 1 (0.78%) ISPF
1 1 (0.78%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 33 (25.78%) Data Centre
2 6 (4.69%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (3.91%) Statistics
4 3 (2.34%) Driving Licence
5 2 (1.56%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.56%) Cryptography
5 2 (1.56%) e-Health
5 2 (1.56%) PKI
6 1 (0.78%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.78%) Mainframe
6 1 (0.78%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 72 (56.25%) Windows
2 68 (53.13%) Windows Server
3 59 (46.09%) Windows Server 2012
4 25 (19.53%) Linux
5 20 (15.63%) Windows Server 2008
6 18 (14.06%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (4.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.78%) Unix
8 1 (0.78%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (13.28%) Network Monitoring
2 15 (11.72%) Network Management
3 12 (9.38%) Load Balancing
4 11 (8.59%) ITIL
5 10 (7.81%) Fault Management
6 8 (6.25%) Presales
7 7 (5.47%) Business Development
7 7 (5.47%) Product Management
8 6 (4.69%) Capacity Management
8 6 (4.69%) Capacity Planning
9 5 (3.91%) Change Control
10 4 (3.13%) Change Management
10 4 (3.13%) CRM
10 4 (3.13%) Mentoring
11 3 (2.34%) Problem Management
12 2 (1.56%) Boundary Protection
12 2 (1.56%) Continuous Improvement
12 2 (1.56%) Digital Marketing
12 2 (1.56%) Performance Tuning
12 2 (1.56%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 40 (31.25%) SQL
2 4 (3.13%) PowerShell
3 1 (0.78%) Perl
3 1 (0.78%) PHP
Qualifications
1 46 (35.94%) Cisco Certification
2 35 (27.34%) CCNA
3 20 (15.63%) CCNP
4 18 (14.06%) Microsoft Certification
5 17 (13.28%) Security Cleared
6 14 (10.94%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 13 (10.16%) CCIE
7 13 (10.16%) SC Cleared
8 7 (5.47%) MCSE
9 6 (4.69%) Degree
9 6 (4.69%) RHCA
10 5 (3.91%) DV Cleared
10 5 (3.91%) RHCSA
11 4 (3.13%) CCDP
11 4 (3.13%) JNCIA
11 4 (3.13%) JNCIS
11 4 (3.13%) MCSA
12 3 (2.34%) MCITP
13 2 (1.56%) JNCIE
13 2 (1.56%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (19.53%) SLA
2 2 (1.56%) PCI DSS
2 2 (1.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 68 (53.13%) Active Directory
2 59 (46.09%) VMware ESXi
3 18 (14.06%) VMware Infrastructure
4 12 (9.38%) VMware ESX
5 9 (7.03%) XenApp
6 7 (5.47%) vSphere
7 3 (2.34%) VMware Server
8 1 (0.78%) Hyper-V
8 1 (0.78%) NFS
8 1 (0.78%) Samba
8 1 (0.78%) Terminal Services
8 1 (0.78%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.78%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 1 (0.78%) Backup Exec
1 1 (0.78%) Nagios
1 1 (0.78%) SCCM
Vendors
1 70 (54.69%) VMware
2 63 (49.22%) Cisco
2 63 (49.22%) Microsoft
3 35 (27.34%) Juniper
4 14 (10.94%) F5
5 12 (9.38%) Citrix
6 11 (8.59%) HP
7 10 (7.81%) Brocade
8 7 (5.47%) Siebel
9 6 (4.69%) Nortel
10 5 (3.91%) Red Hat
11 3 (2.34%) CheckPoint
11 3 (2.34%) Ciena
11 3 (2.34%) Fortinet
11 3 (2.34%) Remedy
11 3 (2.34%) Tellabs
12 2 (1.56%) 3Com
12 2 (1.56%) Northgate
12 2 (1.56%) Oracle
12 2 (1.56%) SAP
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