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 26 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 27 26 50
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +24
Permanent jobs citing WAN 34 30 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 8.85% 8.45% 4.17%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 30.36% 24.00% 10.95%
Number of salaries quoted 27 29 19
Median salary £50,000 £38,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+29.87% -35.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £24,500 £45,200
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £61,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
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
112 125 201
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 29.17% 35.21% 38.14%
Number of salaries quoted 91 103 142
Median salary £45,000 £41,250 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% -8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £24,950 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £62,500 £59,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 26 July 2016.

WAN Salary Histogram in Bracknell

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 89 (92.71%) LAN
2 64 (66.67%) Firewall
3 58 (60.42%) Cisco
4 53 (55.21%) VMware
5 48 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
6 42 (43.75%) Active Directory
7 40 (41.67%) Windows
8 39 (40.63%) Microsoft
8 39 (40.63%) CCNA
9 35 (36.46%) Windows Server
10 34 (35.42%) MS Excel
10 34 (35.42%) MS Exchange
11 32 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
12 28 (29.17%) Linux
13 27 (28.13%) SQL
13 27 (28.13%) Citrix
13 27 (28.13%) SAN
13 27 (28.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 27 (28.13%) VMware ESXi
13 27 (28.13%) Windows Server 2012
14 26 (27.08%) Wireless
14 26 (27.08%) Microsoft Certification
15 24 (25.00%) Finance
15 24 (25.00%) XenApp
16 23 (23.96%) Exchange Server 2013
16 23 (23.96%) TCP/IP
17 22 (22.92%) IIS
17 22 (22.92%) Office 365
17 22 (22.92%) Exchange Server 2010
17 22 (22.92%) vSphere

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 34 (35.42%) MS Exchange
2 23 (23.96%) Exchange Server 2013
3 22 (22.92%) Exchange Server 2010
3 22 (22.92%) IIS
4 10 (10.42%) Skype for Business
5 9 (9.38%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (1.04%) Apache
6 1 (1.04%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (1.04%) SharePoint
Applications
1 34 (35.42%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.13%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.08%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.04%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 22 (22.92%) Office 365
2 3 (3.13%) IaaS
3 2 (2.08%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.04%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.04%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 89 (92.71%) LAN
2 64 (66.67%) Firewall
3 27 (28.13%) SAN
4 26 (27.08%) Wireless
5 23 (23.96%) TCP/IP
6 20 (20.83%) Internet
7 19 (19.79%) MPLS
8 17 (17.71%) VPN
9 11 (11.46%) Intranet
10 10 (10.42%) NAS
11 8 (8.33%) BGP
11 8 (8.33%) Multicast
11 8 (8.33%) OSPF
12 7 (7.29%) Ethernet
13 6 (6.25%) Network Security
13 6 (6.25%) Unified Communications
14 5 (5.21%) Broadband
14 5 (5.21%) ISDN
14 5 (5.21%) VPLS
15 4 (4.17%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (9.38%) Relational Database
2 3 (3.13%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.04%) MySQL
3 1 (1.04%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 24 (25.00%) Finance
2 17 (17.71%) Telecoms
3 10 (10.42%) Manufacturing
4 6 (6.25%) Marketing
5 4 (4.17%) Brand Awareness
5 4 (4.17%) Legal
6 2 (2.08%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 33 (34.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 27 (28.13%) VMware Engineer
3 25 (26.04%) Support Engineer
4 16 (16.67%) Network Engineer
5 15 (15.63%) LAN Engineer
5 15 (15.63%) LAN/WAN Engineer
5 15 (15.63%) WAN Engineer
6 13 (13.54%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 13 (13.54%) Senior VMware Engineer
7 12 (12.50%) IT Engineer
7 12 (12.50%) IT Support
8 11 (11.46%) Exchange Engineer
8 11 (11.46%) IT Support Engineer
9 10 (10.42%) 3rd Line Engineer
10 9 (9.38%) Citrix Engineer
10 9 (9.38%) Infrastructure Design Engineer
10 9 (9.38%) PowerShell Engineer
10 9 (9.38%) Senior Citrix Engineer
11 8 (8.33%) VMware Support Engineer
12 7 (7.29%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.04%) .NET
1 1 (1.04%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 20 (20.83%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (13.54%) Data Centre
2 13 (13.54%) Statistics
3 9 (9.38%) Cryptography
3 9 (9.38%) PKI
4 3 (3.13%) Driving Licence
5 2 (2.08%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.08%) e-Health
6 1 (1.04%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.04%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 40 (41.67%) Windows
2 35 (36.46%) Windows Server
3 28 (29.17%) Linux
4 27 (28.13%) Windows Server 2012
5 21 (21.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 7 (7.29%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (5.21%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (1.04%) Unix
8 1 (1.04%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (19.79%) Change Control
2 12 (12.50%) ITIL
3 11 (11.46%) Load Balancing
4 10 (10.42%) Mentoring
5 9 (9.38%) Disaster Recovery
5 9 (9.38%) Network Monitoring
6 8 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
6 8 (8.33%) GAP Analysis
6 8 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
6 8 (8.33%) Project Management
7 6 (6.25%) Capacity Management
7 6 (6.25%) Capacity Planning
7 6 (6.25%) Presales
8 5 (5.21%) Business Development
8 5 (5.21%) Network Management
8 5 (5.21%) Product Management
9 4 (4.17%) Change Management
10 3 (3.13%) Boundary Protection
10 3 (3.13%) Problem Management
10 3 (3.13%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 27 (28.13%) SQL
2 12 (12.50%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.04%) Perl
3 1 (1.04%) PHP
Qualifications
1 48 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 39 (40.63%) CCNA
3 27 (28.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 26 (27.08%) Microsoft Certification
5 21 (21.88%) RHCA
6 20 (20.83%) RHCSA
7 16 (16.67%) CCNP
8 12 (12.50%) MCSA
8 12 (12.50%) MCSE
9 10 (10.42%) MCITP
10 9 (9.38%) CCIE
10 9 (9.38%) Security Cleared
11 6 (6.25%) Degree
11 6 (6.25%) DV Cleared
12 5 (5.21%) JNCIA
12 5 (5.21%) JNCIS
13 4 (4.17%) CCDP
13 4 (4.17%) SC Cleared
14 2 (2.08%) A+ Certification
14 2 (2.08%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (9.38%) PCI DSS
1 9 (9.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 3 (3.13%) SLA
System Software
1 42 (43.75%) Active Directory
2 32 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 27 (28.13%) VMware ESXi
4 24 (25.00%) XenApp
5 22 (22.92%) vSphere
6 11 (11.46%) Virtual Desktop
7 8 (8.33%) VMware ESX
8 3 (3.13%) VMware Server
9 2 (2.08%) Hyper-V
10 1 (1.04%) NFS
10 1 (1.04%) Samba
10 1 (1.04%) Terminal Services
10 1 (1.04%) XenDesktop
10 1 (1.04%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 1 (1.04%) Backup Exec
1 1 (1.04%) Nagios
Vendors
1 58 (60.42%) Cisco
2 53 (55.21%) VMware
3 39 (40.63%) Microsoft
4 27 (28.13%) Citrix
5 20 (20.83%) Red Hat
6 17 (17.71%) Juniper
7 12 (12.50%) F5
8 9 (9.38%) HP
8 9 (9.38%) Oracle
9 8 (8.33%) Brocade
10 5 (5.21%) Siebel
11 3 (3.13%) Ciena
11 3 (3.13%) Remedy
11 3 (3.13%) Tellabs
12 2 (2.08%) 3Com
12 2 (2.08%) Northgate
12 2 (2.08%) SAP
13 1 (1.04%) CheckPoint
13 1 (1.04%) JD Edwards
13 1 (1.04%) Symantec
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