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

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 98 89 87
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -2
Permanent jobs citing WAN 29 49 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 1.72% 2.48% 1.79%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.27% 14.16% 11.29%
Number of salaries quoted 29 39 32
Median salary £45,000 £57,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-21.05% +52.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £29,000 £24,250
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £75,000 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
WAN
South West

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

Communications & Networking Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
313 346 319
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 18.52% 17.51% 15.88%
Number of salaries quoted 263 309 208
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,700 £24,000 £26,900
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

WAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

WAN Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

WAN
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

WAN Salary Trend in Bristol

WAN
Salary Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WAN across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 29 May 2016.

WAN Salary Histogram in Bristol

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

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

1 46 (90.20%) LAN
2 30 (58.82%) Windows
3 23 (45.10%) Active Directory
4 22 (43.14%) Cisco
5 21 (41.18%) Microsoft
5 21 (41.18%) Firewall
6 19 (37.25%) VMware
6 19 (37.25%) ITIL
7 16 (31.37%) DNS
8 15 (29.41%) TCP/IP
8 15 (29.41%) Citrix
9 14 (27.45%) VPN
10 13 (25.49%) Linux
11 12 (23.53%) DHCP
11 12 (23.53%) Microsoft Certification
12 11 (21.57%) SAN
12 11 (21.57%) Windows Server
13 10 (19.61%) Microsoft Azure
13 10 (19.61%) Office 365
13 10 (19.61%) Cisco Certification
14 9 (17.65%) CCNA
14 9 (17.65%) VoIP
14 9 (17.65%) MCSE
14 9 (17.65%) PRINCE2
14 9 (17.65%) Amazon AWS
14 9 (17.65%) VMware Infrastructure
14 9 (17.65%) Data Centre
15 7 (13.73%) Management Information System
15 7 (13.73%) MS Office
15 7 (13.73%) HP

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol 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 4 (7.84%) MS Exchange
1 4 (7.84%) SharePoint
2 3 (5.88%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 3 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (5.88%) Skype for Business
3 2 (3.92%) IIS
4 1 (1.96%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 7 (13.73%) MS Office
2 4 (7.84%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.96%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 10 (19.61%) Microsoft Azure
1 10 (19.61%) Office 365
2 9 (17.65%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (5.88%) SaaS
4 1 (1.96%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 46 (90.20%) LAN
2 21 (41.18%) Firewall
3 16 (31.37%) DNS
4 15 (29.41%) TCP/IP
5 14 (27.45%) VPN
6 12 (23.53%) DHCP
7 11 (21.57%) SAN
8 9 (17.65%) VoIP
9 5 (9.80%) MPLS
9 5 (9.80%) VLAN
10 4 (7.84%) ADSL
10 4 (7.84%) Broadband
10 4 (7.84%) Cisco ASA
10 4 (7.84%) NAS
11 3 (5.88%) Extranet
11 3 (5.88%) Intranet
11 3 (5.88%) NetScreen
11 3 (5.88%) SMTP
11 3 (5.88%) Wi-Fi
11 3 (5.88%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.92%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.96%) MySQL
2 1 (1.96%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (1.96%) MSI
General
1 2 (3.92%) Advertising
1 2 (3.92%) Finance
2 1 (1.96%) Legal
2 1 (1.96%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (23.53%) Network Engineer
2 11 (21.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 9 (17.65%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 8 (15.69%) Infrastructure Manager
5 5 (9.80%) Analyst
5 5 (9.80%) Support Engineer
6 4 (7.84%) Cloud Engineer
7 3 (5.88%) 2nd Line Support
7 3 (5.88%) Coordinator
7 3 (5.88%) Help Desk Analyst
7 3 (5.88%) Office 365 Engineer
8 2 (3.92%) Desktop Engineer
8 2 (3.92%) Desktop Support
8 2 (3.92%) Desktop Support Engineer
8 2 (3.92%) Help Desk Support
8 2 (3.92%) Help Desk Support Analyst
8 2 (3.92%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 2 (3.92%) Infrastructure Project Manager
8 2 (3.92%) Project Manager
8 2 (3.92%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (11.76%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (17.65%) Data Centre
2 7 (13.73%) Management Information System
3 6 (11.76%) Clustering
4 4 (7.84%) Blackberry
4 4 (7.84%) Computer Science
4 4 (7.84%) Fat Client
4 4 (7.84%) Thin Client
5 3 (5.88%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (5.88%) Replication
6 2 (3.92%) Security Operations Centre
7 1 (1.96%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (1.96%) EqualLogic
7 1 (1.96%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (1.96%) Public Cloud
7 1 (1.96%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 30 (58.82%) Windows
2 13 (25.49%) Linux
3 11 (21.57%) Windows Server
4 7 (13.73%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (7.84%) Windows 7
5 4 (7.84%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (5.88%) Windows XP
7 2 (3.92%) Windows 10
7 2 (3.92%) Windows 8
8 1 (1.96%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (37.25%) ITIL
2 9 (17.65%) PRINCE2
3 6 (11.76%) Mentoring
3 6 (11.76%) Project Management
4 5 (9.80%) Change Control
5 4 (7.84%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (7.84%) Service Delivery
6 3 (5.88%) ITIL V3
6 3 (5.88%) ITSM
6 3 (5.88%) Kalman Filter
6 3 (5.88%) Mobile Device Management
6 3 (5.88%) Patch Management
6 3 (5.88%) Service Design
6 3 (5.88%) Service Management
6 3 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (5.88%) Supplier Management
7 2 (3.92%) Incident Management
7 2 (3.92%) Matrix Management
7 2 (3.92%) Problem Management
7 2 (3.92%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 7 (13.73%) PowerShell
2 4 (7.84%) SQL
3 2 (3.92%) Perl
3 2 (3.92%) Python
Qualifications
1 12 (23.53%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (19.61%) Cisco Certification
3 9 (17.65%) CCNA
3 9 (17.65%) MCSE
4 6 (11.76%) MCP
5 4 (7.84%) Degree
5 4 (7.84%) SC Cleared
5 4 (7.84%) Security Cleared
6 3 (5.88%) MCSA
7 2 (3.92%) A+ Certification
7 2 (3.92%) APMP
7 2 (3.92%) CCNP
7 2 (3.92%) CompTIA Security+
7 2 (3.92%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (3.92%) LPIC
7 2 (3.92%) Security+ Certification
7 2 (3.92%) Server+ Certification
8 1 (1.96%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (1.96%) MCDST
8 1 (1.96%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (11.76%) SLA
2 3 (5.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 23 (45.10%) Active Directory
2 9 (17.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (11.76%) XenApp
4 5 (9.80%) Hyper-V
4 5 (9.80%) vSphere
5 4 (7.84%) ISA Server
6 3 (5.88%) NFS
7 1 (1.96%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 1 (1.96%) Terminal Server
7 1 (1.96%) vCloud
7 1 (1.96%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (5.88%) AirWatch
1 3 (5.88%) MOM
1 3 (5.88%) SCCM
1 3 (5.88%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 2 (3.92%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 2 (3.92%) Network Intrusion Detection System
3 1 (1.96%) Backup Exec
3 1 (1.96%) Nagios
3 1 (1.96%) Puppet
3 1 (1.96%) vMotion
3 1 (1.96%) WSUS
Vendors
1 22 (43.14%) Cisco
2 21 (41.18%) Microsoft
3 19 (37.25%) VMware
4 15 (29.41%) Citrix
5 7 (13.73%) HP
6 6 (11.76%) Dell
7 5 (9.80%) EMC
7 5 (9.80%) IBM
8 4 (7.84%) Avaya
8 4 (7.84%) Intel Security
9 3 (5.88%) CheckPoint
9 3 (5.88%) Oracle
10 2 (3.92%) F5
10 2 (3.92%) IronPort
10 2 (3.92%) SolarWinds
10 2 (3.92%) SonicWALL
10 2 (3.92%) Sourcefire
11 1 (1.96%) Polycom
11 1 (1.96%) Riverbed
11 1 (1.96%) WatchGuard
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