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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 18 52 51
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -1
Permanent jobs citing WAN 59 10 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 11.28% 1.98% 2.66%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 37.58% 7.75% 7.82%
Number of salaries quoted 55 9 14
Average salary £43,000 £53,100 £48,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.02% +8.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £27,900 £33,750
10% offered a salary of more than £56,300 £72,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +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
157 129 179
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 30.02% 25.60% 34.03%
Number of salaries quoted 130 86 135
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -2.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £29,900
10% offered a salary of more than £56,350 £60,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £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 29 April 2016.

WAN Salary Histogram in Bracknell

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 29 April 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.

1 121 (87.68%) LAN
2 105 (76.09%) Firewall
3 88 (63.77%) Windows
4 84 (60.87%) Windows Server
5 83 (60.14%) Active Directory
6 82 (59.42%) VMware
7 78 (56.52%) Windows Server 2012
8 76 (55.07%) Microsoft
9 75 (54.35%) MS Exchange
9 75 (54.35%) VMware ESXi
10 73 (52.90%) Exchange Server 2010
10 73 (52.90%) Exchange Server 2013
11 67 (48.55%) MS Excel
12 57 (41.30%) SQL
13 54 (39.13%) Cisco
14 50 (36.23%) Data Centre
15 39 (28.26%) Cisco Certification
16 38 (27.54%) Windows Server 2003
17 37 (26.81%) Windows Server 2008
18 36 (26.09%) Linux
19 35 (25.36%) Juniper
20 28 (20.29%) CCNA
21 26 (18.84%) SLA
22 22 (15.94%) BGP
22 22 (15.94%) MPLS
23 21 (15.22%) CCNP
23 21 (15.22%) Telecoms
24 19 (13.77%) TCP/IP
25 18 (13.04%) SAN
26 15 (10.87%) Network Monitoring

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 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 75 (54.35%) MS Exchange
2 73 (52.90%) Exchange Server 2010
2 73 (52.90%) Exchange Server 2013
3 12 (8.70%) Skype for Business
4 2 (1.45%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (0.72%) Apache
5 1 (0.72%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (0.72%) IIS
5 1 (0.72%) SharePoint
Applications
1 67 (48.55%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.45%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.72%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.45%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (1.45%) IaaS
2 1 (0.72%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.72%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.72%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 121 (87.68%) LAN
2 105 (76.09%) Firewall
3 22 (15.94%) BGP
3 22 (15.94%) MPLS
4 19 (13.77%) TCP/IP
5 18 (13.04%) SAN
6 15 (10.87%) VPN
7 14 (10.14%) OSPF
8 13 (9.42%) Ethernet
9 10 (7.25%) Multicast
10 8 (5.80%) Cisco ASA
10 8 (5.80%) Unified Communications
11 7 (5.07%) VPLS
12 6 (4.35%) ATM
12 6 (4.35%) Frame Relay
13 5 (3.62%) EIGRP
14 4 (2.90%) Structured Cabling
14 4 (2.90%) Wireless
15 3 (2.17%) DNS
15 3 (2.17%) DWDM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (2.90%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.72%) MySQL
2 1 (0.72%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 21 (15.22%) Telecoms
2 12 (8.70%) Manufacturing
3 10 (7.25%) Finance
4 8 (5.80%) Banking
4 8 (5.80%) Marketing
5 6 (4.35%) Brand Awareness
5 6 (4.35%) Legal
6 2 (1.45%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 70 (50.72%) Support Engineer
2 45 (32.61%) VMware Engineer
3 29 (21.01%) Network Engineer
4 25 (18.12%) IT Engineer
4 25 (18.12%) VMware Support Engineer
5 24 (17.39%) IT Support
5 24 (17.39%) IT Support Engineer
6 23 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 22 (15.94%) Exchange Engineer
7 22 (15.94%) Windows Engineer
8 21 (15.22%) Technical Engineer
9 19 (13.77%) Technical Support
9 19 (13.77%) Technical Support Engineer
10 18 (13.04%) Senior VMware Engineer
11 16 (11.59%) 3rd Line Engineer
11 16 (11.59%) Exchange Support
12 14 (10.14%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
13 13 (9.42%) Senior Support Engineer
13 13 (9.42%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
14 12 (8.70%) Senior Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.72%) .NET
1 1 (0.72%) ISPF
1 1 (0.72%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 50 (36.23%) Data Centre
2 4 (2.90%) Driving Licence
3 2 (1.45%) Computer Science
3 2 (1.45%) Statistics
4 1 (0.72%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (0.72%) Client/Server
4 1 (0.72%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 88 (63.77%) Windows
2 84 (60.87%) Windows Server
3 78 (56.52%) Windows Server 2012
4 38 (27.54%) Windows Server 2003
5 37 (26.81%) Windows Server 2008
6 36 (26.09%) Linux
7 1 (0.72%) Unix
7 1 (0.72%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (10.87%) Network Management
1 15 (10.87%) Network Monitoring
2 14 (10.14%) Fault Management
3 10 (7.25%) Load Balancing
4 8 (5.80%) ITIL
4 8 (5.80%) Presales
5 7 (5.07%) Business Development
5 7 (5.07%) Product Management
6 6 (4.35%) Capacity Management
6 6 (4.35%) Capacity Planning
7 4 (2.90%) Change Management
7 4 (2.90%) CRM
8 3 (2.17%) Problem Management
9 2 (1.45%) Business Intelligence
9 2 (1.45%) Digital Marketing
9 2 (1.45%) Mentoring
9 2 (1.45%) Programme Management
10 1 (0.72%) ERP
10 1 (0.72%) PRINCE2
10 1 (0.72%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 57 (41.30%) SQL
2 1 (0.72%) Perl
2 1 (0.72%) PHP
Qualifications
1 39 (28.26%) Cisco Certification
2 28 (20.29%) CCNA
3 21 (15.22%) CCNP
4 15 (10.87%) Security Cleared
5 14 (10.14%) SC Cleared
6 13 (9.42%) CCIE
7 11 (7.97%) Microsoft Certification
8 8 (5.80%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 6 (4.35%) Degree
10 4 (2.90%) CCDP
11 3 (2.17%) MCSE
12 1 (0.72%) A+ Certification
12 1 (0.72%) APMP
12 1 (0.72%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (18.84%) SLA
System Software
1 83 (60.14%) Active Directory
2 75 (54.35%) VMware ESXi
3 14 (10.14%) VMware ESX
4 11 (7.97%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (2.17%) XenApp
6 2 (1.45%) VMware Server
7 1 (0.72%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.72%) NFS
7 1 (0.72%) Samba
7 1 (0.72%) Terminal Services
7 1 (0.72%) vSphere
7 1 (0.72%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (0.72%) Backup Exec
1 1 (0.72%) Nagios
1 1 (0.72%) SCCM
Vendors
1 82 (59.42%) VMware
2 76 (55.07%) Microsoft
3 54 (39.13%) Cisco
4 35 (25.36%) Juniper
5 14 (10.14%) F5
6 11 (7.97%) HP
7 10 (7.25%) Brocade
7 10 (7.25%) Nortel
8 7 (5.07%) Siebel
9 4 (2.90%) Citrix
10 3 (2.17%) CheckPoint
10 3 (2.17%) Ciena
10 3 (2.17%) Fortinet
10 3 (2.17%) Remedy
10 3 (2.17%) Tellabs
11 2 (1.45%) 3Com
11 2 (1.45%) Northgate
11 2 (1.45%) SAP
12 1 (0.72%) JD Edwards
12 1 (0.72%) Symantec
Bracknell, Berkshire
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Salary: £50000 - £60000 Per Annum + 15% Bonus + Bens
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