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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 10 47 26
Rank change year-on-year
+37 -21
Permanent jobs citing WAN 83 26 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 17.18% 4.65% 8.95%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 48.54% 14.13% 22.52%
Number of salaries quoted 78 22 34
Average salary £45,000 £41,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.75% +17.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £28,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,750 £64,650 £52,800
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+10.38% +1.31%
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
171 184 151
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 35.40% 32.92% 39.74%
Number of salaries quoted 146 125 108
Average salary £45,000 £42,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +12.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £24,650
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £54,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 8 February 2016.

WAN Salary Histogram in Bracknell

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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.

1 102 (85.00%) LAN
2 92 (76.67%) Firewall
3 88 (73.33%) Windows
4 85 (70.83%) Active Directory
5 84 (70.00%) VMware
5 84 (70.00%) Windows Server
6 83 (69.17%) MS Exchange
7 82 (68.33%) Windows Server 2012
8 79 (65.83%) Exchange Server 2010
9 78 (65.00%) Exchange Server 2013
10 76 (63.33%) Microsoft
11 65 (54.17%) MS Excel
12 64 (53.33%) VMware ESXi
13 63 (52.50%) Data Centre
14 54 (45.00%) Windows Server 2003
15 52 (43.33%) Windows Server 2008
16 51 (42.50%) SQL
17 43 (35.83%) Linux
17 43 (35.83%) Cisco
18 37 (30.83%) Juniper
19 29 (24.17%) Cisco Certification
20 26 (21.67%) VMware ESX
21 25 (20.83%) SLA
22 23 (19.17%) BGP
23 21 (17.50%) CCNP
23 21 (17.50%) Network Management
24 20 (16.67%) Fault Management
24 20 (16.67%) CCNA
24 20 (16.67%) Telecoms
25 19 (15.83%) Network Monitoring

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 83 (69.17%) MS Exchange
2 79 (65.83%) Exchange Server 2010
3 78 (65.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 5 (4.17%) Skype for Business
5 2 (1.67%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (0.83%) Apache
6 1 (0.83%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.83%) SharePoint
Applications
1 65 (54.17%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.83%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.83%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 102 (85.00%) LAN
2 92 (76.67%) Firewall
3 23 (19.17%) BGP
4 10 (8.33%) OSPF
5 9 (7.50%) MPLS
6 8 (6.67%) Ethernet
7 7 (5.83%) ATM
7 7 (5.83%) Cisco ASA
7 7 (5.83%) Frame Relay
7 7 (5.83%) TCP/IP
8 6 (5.00%) EIGRP
9 5 (4.17%) Multicast
10 3 (2.50%) Unified Communications
10 3 (2.50%) VPLS
10 3 (2.50%) VPN
11 2 (1.67%) 4G
11 2 (1.67%) SAN
12 1 (0.83%) DNS
12 1 (0.83%) SSL
12 1 (0.83%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.83%) MySQL
1 1 (0.83%) SQL Server
General
1 20 (16.67%) Telecoms
2 12 (10.00%) Banking
2 12 (10.00%) Finance
3 5 (4.17%) Manufacturing
4 3 (2.50%) Brand Awareness
4 3 (2.50%) Legal
4 3 (2.50%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 73 (60.83%) Support Engineer
2 43 (35.83%) VMware Engineer
3 31 (25.83%) Technical Engineer
4 28 (23.33%) Technical Support
4 28 (23.33%) Technical Support Engineer
5 27 (22.50%) VMware Support Engineer
6 24 (20.00%) Windows Engineer
7 21 (17.50%) IT Support
7 21 (17.50%) Senior IT Support
7 21 (17.50%) Senior Support Engineer
7 21 (17.50%) Senior VMware Engineer
8 20 (16.67%) Network Engineer
9 19 (15.83%) IT Engineer
9 19 (15.83%) IT Support Engineer
10 18 (15.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 17 (14.17%) Exchange Engineer
12 14 (11.67%) Exchange Support
12 14 (11.67%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
12 14 (11.67%) Senior Windows Engineer
13 13 (10.83%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.83%) ISPF
Miscellaneous
1 63 (52.50%) Data Centre
2 1 (0.83%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (0.83%) Client/Server
2 1 (0.83%) Computer Science
2 1 (0.83%) Driving Licence
2 1 (0.83%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 88 (73.33%) Windows
2 84 (70.00%) Windows Server
3 82 (68.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 54 (45.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 52 (43.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 43 (35.83%) Linux
7 1 (0.83%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (17.50%) Network Management
2 20 (16.67%) Fault Management
3 19 (15.83%) Network Monitoring
4 6 (5.00%) ITIL
5 5 (4.17%) CRM
5 5 (4.17%) Load Balancing
6 3 (2.50%) Business Development
6 3 (2.50%) Presales
6 3 (2.50%) Product Management
7 1 (0.83%) Capacity Planning
7 1 (0.83%) Change Management
7 1 (0.83%) Open Source
7 1 (0.83%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 51 (42.50%) SQL
2 1 (0.83%) Perl
2 1 (0.83%) PHP
Qualifications
1 29 (24.17%) Cisco Certification
2 21 (17.50%) CCNP
3 20 (16.67%) CCNA
4 18 (15.00%) SC Cleared
4 18 (15.00%) Security Cleared
5 8 (6.67%) CCIE
6 7 (5.83%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (1.67%) MCSE
7 2 (1.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (0.83%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (20.83%) SLA
System Software
1 85 (70.83%) Active Directory
2 64 (53.33%) VMware ESXi
3 26 (21.67%) VMware ESX
4 3 (2.50%) VMware Server
4 3 (2.50%) vSphere
5 2 (1.67%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (0.83%) NFS
6 1 (0.83%) Samba
6 1 (0.83%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 8 (6.67%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 1 (0.83%) Nagios
2 1 (0.83%) SCCM
Vendors
1 84 (70.00%) VMware
2 76 (63.33%) Microsoft
3 43 (35.83%) Cisco
4 37 (30.83%) Juniper
5 16 (13.33%) Nortel
6 9 (7.50%) Symantec
7 6 (5.00%) F5
8 5 (4.17%) Brocade
8 5 (4.17%) HP
9 3 (2.50%) CheckPoint
9 3 (2.50%) Fortinet
9 3 (2.50%) Siebel
10 2 (1.67%) Citrix
11 1 (0.83%) Avaya
11 1 (0.83%) Barracuda Networks
11 1 (0.83%) NetApp
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