The first table below looks at the demand for WAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bridgend region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WAN over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Bridgend region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 9 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing WAN 7 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bridgend 15.91% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 70.00% - -
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 0
Average salary £36,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Communications & Networking Category
Bridgend
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
10 9 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bridgend 22.73% 6.92% 12.82%
Number of salaries quoted 9 9 5
Average salary £36,500 £21,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+69.76% -42.66%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
WAN
South Wales

WAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Bridgend

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WAN across the Bridgend region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Salary Histogram in Bridgend

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WAN across the Bridgend region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

WAN Salary Histogram in Bridgend

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bridgend

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Bridgend 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 9 (100.00%) LAN
1 9 (100.00%) Cisco
1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 9 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (77.78%) CCNP
2 7 (77.78%) Juniper
2 7 (77.78%) Blue Coat
2 7 (77.78%) Aruba
2 7 (77.78%) F5
3 5 (55.56%) Lumension
3 5 (55.56%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 5 (55.56%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 5 (55.56%) Windows 7
3 5 (55.56%) SonicWALL
3 5 (55.56%) Cisco PIX
3 5 (55.56%) Cisco ASA
3 5 (55.56%) CCSE
3 5 (55.56%) Network Design
3 5 (55.56%) JNCIS
3 5 (55.56%) Firewall
3 5 (55.56%) RIP
3 5 (55.56%) CheckPoint
3 5 (55.56%) OSPF
3 5 (55.56%) McAfee
3 5 (55.56%) BGP
3 5 (55.56%) Websense
3 5 (55.56%) MS Office
3 5 (55.56%) Windows
3 5 (55.56%) Linux
3 5 (55.56%) MS Excel

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Bridgend by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Bridgend 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 4 (44.44%) Lync
Applications
1 5 (55.56%) MS Office
1 5 (55.56%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 9 (100.00%) LAN
2 5 (55.56%) OSPF
2 5 (55.56%) BGP
2 5 (55.56%) Firewall
2 5 (55.56%) RIP
2 5 (55.56%) Cisco PIX
2 5 (55.56%) Cisco ASA
2 5 (55.56%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 5 (55.56%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 4 (44.44%) Wireless
3 4 (44.44%) VoIP
4 2 (22.22%) WLAN
4 2 (22.22%) PBX
4 2 (22.22%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (22.22%) SAN
General
1 2 (22.22%) Telecoms
1 2 (22.22%) Legal
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) 3rd Line Support
1 5 (55.56%) Escalation Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Support Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Network Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Senior Network Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) IT Support
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 5 (55.56%) Windows
1 5 (55.56%) Linux
1 5 (55.56%) Windows XP
1 5 (55.56%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Network Design
2 2 (22.22%) Network Management
2 2 (22.22%) ITIL
2 2 (22.22%) Change Management
Qualifications
1 9 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (77.78%) CCNP
3 5 (55.56%) CCSE
3 5 (55.56%) JNCIS
4 2 (22.22%) SC Cleared
4 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
4 2 (22.22%) CCNA
4 2 (22.22%) CCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Cisco
1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (77.78%) Juniper
2 7 (77.78%) Blue Coat
2 7 (77.78%) Aruba
2 7 (77.78%) F5
3 5 (55.56%) Lumension
3 5 (55.56%) SonicWALL
3 5 (55.56%) CheckPoint
3 5 (55.56%) McAfee
3 5 (55.56%) Websense
4 2 (22.22%) HP
4 2 (22.22%) Avaya
4 2 (22.22%) ProCurve
4 2 (22.22%) Fortinet
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
Streamline Connections
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday