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 25 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 23 18 14
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -4
Permanent jobs citing WAN 1 2 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bridgend 1.30% 3.17% 11.54%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.00% 22.22% 60.00%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 6
Median salary - £42,000 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +15.06%
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
20 9 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bridgend 25.97% 14.29% 19.23%
Number of salaries quoted 14 9 8
Median salary £26,500 £30,000 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.66% -17.80%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 19 Related IT Skills in Bridgend

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 4 (100.00%) LAN
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco
3 2 (50.00%) CCNA
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (50.00%) PSTN
3 2 (50.00%) DPNSS
3 2 (50.00%) QSIG
3 2 (50.00%) Firewall
3 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (50.00%) CGI
3 2 (50.00%) ITIL
4 1 (25.00%) SLA
4 1 (25.00%) Change Control
4 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (25.00%) Operations Management
4 1 (25.00%) VoIP
4 1 (25.00%) ISO 9001
4 1 (25.00%) SAN

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 4 (100.00%) LAN
2 2 (50.00%) DPNSS
2 2 (50.00%) Firewall
2 2 (50.00%) PSTN
2 2 (50.00%) QSIG
3 1 (25.00%) SAN
3 1 (25.00%) VoIP
General
1 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Voice Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco Voice Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Systems Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Telecoms Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) CGI
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) Change Control
2 1 (25.00%) Operations Management
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) CCNA
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) ISO 9001
1 1 (25.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco