The table below looks at the statistics 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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 50 52 40
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -12
Permanent jobs citing WAN 9 14 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 1.77% 2.73% 8.00%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.26% 8.00% 18.78%
Number of salaries quoted 8 14 22
Average salary £45,050 £48,750 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.58% +34.48%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,850 £33,750 £30,100
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £60,000 £44,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+10.66% -
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
124 175 245
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 24.36% 34.11% 42.61%
Number of salaries quoted 81 131 152
Average salary £45,000 £46,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.17% +35.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £29,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £47,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,700
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +0.75%

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 24 April 2015.

WAN Salary Histogram in Bracknell

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 (79.49%) LAN
2 21 (53.85%) Windows
3 20 (51.28%) Firewall
4 19 (48.72%) Cisco
5 18 (46.15%) Active Directory
5 18 (46.15%) VMware
6 17 (43.59%) Linux
7 14 (35.90%) MS Exchange
8 13 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
8 13 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
9 12 (30.77%) CheckPoint
9 12 (30.77%) OSPF
9 12 (30.77%) BGP
10 11 (28.21%) VMware ESX
10 11 (28.21%) Hyper-V
10 11 (28.21%) Exchange Server 2013
11 10 (25.64%) HP
12 9 (23.08%) Microsoft
12 9 (23.08%) Cisco Certification
13 8 (20.51%) MPLS
13 8 (20.51%) VMware Infrastructure
13 8 (20.51%) Windows Server 2012
13 8 (20.51%) Windows 7
13 8 (20.51%) Exchange Server 2010
14 7 (17.95%) CCIE
15 6 (15.38%) DNS
15 6 (15.38%) EIGRP
15 6 (15.38%) Nokia
15 6 (15.38%) DHCP
15 6 (15.38%) RIP

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 14 (35.90%) MS Exchange
2 11 (28.21%) Exchange Server 2013
3 8 (20.51%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (2.56%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (2.56%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (10.26%) MS Excel
2 3 (7.69%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 31 (79.49%) LAN
2 20 (51.28%) Firewall
3 12 (30.77%) OSPF
3 12 (30.77%) BGP
4 8 (20.51%) MPLS
5 6 (15.38%) Network Security
5 6 (15.38%) EIGRP
5 6 (15.38%) DNS
5 6 (15.38%) DHCP
5 6 (15.38%) RIP
6 5 (12.82%) TCP/IP
6 5 (12.82%) IGRP
6 5 (12.82%) Software-Defined Networking
6 5 (12.82%) WLAN
7 3 (7.69%) SAN
7 3 (7.69%) Cisco ASA
7 3 (7.69%) VPN
8 2 (5.13%) VoIP
8 2 (5.13%) ATM
8 2 (5.13%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (15.38%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (2.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 5 (12.82%) LoadRunner
2 1 (2.56%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.56%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (12.82%) Retail
2 3 (7.69%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.56%) Finance
3 1 (2.56%) Advertising
3 1 (2.56%) Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (30.77%) Support Engineer
2 11 (28.21%) Consultant
3 7 (17.95%) Architect
4 6 (15.38%) Network Consultant
4 6 (15.38%) Infrastructure Architect
5 5 (12.82%) Test Consultant
5 5 (12.82%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
5 5 (12.82%) Technical Architect
6 4 (10.26%) Network Engineer
7 3 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support
7 3 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support
7 3 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 3 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 3 (7.69%) Windows Support Engineer
8 2 (5.13%) Technical Support Engineer
8 2 (5.13%) Technical Support
8 2 (5.13%) Technical Engineer
9 1 (2.56%) Network Support Engineer
9 1 (2.56%) Network Administrator
9 1 (2.56%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.56%) HTML
1 1 (2.56%) .NET
1 1 (2.56%) ADO.NET
1 1 (2.56%) ASP.NET
1 1 (2.56%) CSS
1 1 (2.56%) XML
1 1 (2.56%) XSLT
1 1 (2.56%) .NET Framework
1 1 (2.56%) OOXML
1 1 (2.56%) jQuery
1 1 (2.56%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (2.56%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.26%) Blackberry
2 1 (2.56%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 21 (53.85%) Windows
2 17 (43.59%) Linux
3 13 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 13 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (20.51%) Windows 7
4 8 (20.51%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (12.82%) UNIX
5 5 (12.82%) Windows XP
6 3 (7.69%) Windows 8
7 1 (2.56%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (15.38%) ITIL
1 6 (15.38%) TOGAF
1 6 (15.38%) Network Design
1 6 (15.38%) Network Architecture
2 5 (12.82%) Load Balancing
2 5 (12.82%) Problem Management
2 5 (12.82%) Test Scripting
2 5 (12.82%) Test Automation
2 5 (12.82%) Regression Testing
2 5 (12.82%) Migration
2 5 (12.82%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (5.13%) Validation
3 2 (5.13%) Mentoring
4 1 (2.56%) MVC
4 1 (2.56%) PRINCE2
4 1 (2.56%) Project Management
4 1 (2.56%) Change Management
4 1 (2.56%) Network Management
4 1 (2.56%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (12.82%) SQL
2 1 (2.56%) VBScript
2 1 (2.56%) VB
2 1 (2.56%) VB.NET
2 1 (2.56%) C#
2 1 (2.56%) JavaScript
2 1 (2.56%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (23.08%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (17.95%) CCIE
3 5 (12.82%) ISTQB
3 5 (12.82%) SC Cleared
3 5 (12.82%) Security Cleared
3 5 (12.82%) ISEB
4 2 (5.13%) CCNP
4 2 (5.13%) CCNA
5 1 (2.56%) CCDA
5 1 (2.56%) CCIP
5 1 (2.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (2.56%) Network+ Certification
System Software
1 18 (46.15%) Active Directory
2 11 (28.21%) VMware ESX
2 11 (28.21%) Hyper-V
3 8 (20.51%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (7.69%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 5 (12.82%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (10.26%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 19 (48.72%) Cisco
2 18 (46.15%) VMware
3 12 (30.77%) CheckPoint
4 10 (25.64%) HP
5 9 (23.08%) Microsoft
6 6 (15.38%) Oracle
6 6 (15.38%) Nokia
7 5 (12.82%) Fortinet
7 5 (12.82%) Citrix
7 5 (12.82%) Juniper
8 4 (10.26%) Symantec
9 3 (7.69%) SonicWALL
10 1 (2.56%) F5
10 1 (2.56%) Huawei
10 1 (2.56%) Radware
10 1 (2.56%) IBM
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