The table below looks at the statistics for WAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bridgend region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WAN over the 3 months to 29 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank - 20 10
Permanent jobs citing WAN 0 3 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bridgend - 4.23% 15.91%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 23.08% 70.00%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 7
Median salary - £36,500 £36,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
WAN
South Wales

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

Communications & Networking Category
Bridgend
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
23 13 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bridgend 35.38% 18.31% 22.73%
Number of salaries quoted 18 13 9
Median salary £26,500 £27,500 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.63% -24.65%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

WAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Bridgend

The demand trend of job ads across the Bridgend region citing WAN as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

WAN Jobs Demand Trend in Bridgend

WAN
Salary Trend in Bridgend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WAN across the Bridgend region.

WAN Salary Trend in Bridgend

WAN
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Bridgend

For the 6 months to 29 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 Bridgend region with a requirement for WAN.

1 3 (100.00%) LAN
2 2 (66.67%) PSTN
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) DPNSS
2 2 (66.67%) QSIG
2 2 (66.67%) CGI
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) SLA
3 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) Firewall
3 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (33.33%) Operations Management
3 1 (33.33%) CCNA
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (33.33%) SAN
3 1 (33.33%) VoIP
3 1 (33.33%) ISO 9001

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Bridgend 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:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) LAN
2 2 (66.67%) DPNSS
2 2 (66.67%) PSTN
2 2 (66.67%) QSIG
3 1 (33.33%) Firewall
3 1 (33.33%) SAN
3 1 (33.33%) VoIP
General
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Voice Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Voice Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Systems Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Telecoms Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) CGI
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Operations Management
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) CCNA
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) ISO 9001
1 1 (33.33%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco