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 5 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 103 83 92
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +9
Permanent jobs citing WAN 28 51 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 1.55% 2.53% 1.79%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.56% 14.61% 10.56%
Number of salaries quoted 28 44 33
Median salary £45,000 £50,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +42.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £27,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £75,000 £52,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £41,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +10.66%
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
293 349 341
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 16.24% 17.29% 16.96%
Number of salaries quoted 256 309 207
Median salary £38,500 £40,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.75% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £26,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £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 5 May 2016.

WAN Salary Histogram in Bristol

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 5 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 45 (90.00%) LAN
2 27 (54.00%) Windows
3 21 (42.00%) Active Directory
4 20 (40.00%) Microsoft
5 19 (38.00%) Firewall
6 18 (36.00%) Cisco
7 16 (32.00%) ITIL
8 14 (28.00%) VMware
9 13 (26.00%) DNS
9 13 (26.00%) Citrix
10 12 (24.00%) VPN
10 12 (24.00%) DHCP
10 12 (24.00%) Windows Server
11 11 (22.00%) Microsoft Azure
11 11 (22.00%) TCP/IP
12 10 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
12 10 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
12 10 (20.00%) Linux
12 10 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
12 10 (20.00%) Data Centre
13 9 (18.00%) CCNA
13 9 (18.00%) SAN
14 8 (16.00%) VoIP
14 8 (16.00%) PRINCE2
15 7 (14.00%) MCSE
15 7 (14.00%) Web Services
15 7 (14.00%) Management Information System
15 7 (14.00%) Office 365
15 7 (14.00%) PowerShell
15 7 (14.00%) Windows Server 2008

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 5 (10.00%) SharePoint
2 4 (8.00%) Skype for Business
3 3 (6.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 3 (6.00%) IIS
3 3 (6.00%) MS Exchange
4 2 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (2.00%) Apache
5 1 (2.00%) nginx
5 1 (2.00%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 6 (12.00%) MS Office
2 3 (6.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 11 (22.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (14.00%) Office 365
4 4 (8.00%) SaaS
5 1 (2.00%) IaaS
5 1 (2.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 45 (90.00%) LAN
2 19 (38.00%) Firewall
3 13 (26.00%) DNS
4 12 (24.00%) DHCP
4 12 (24.00%) VPN
5 11 (22.00%) TCP/IP
6 9 (18.00%) SAN
7 8 (16.00%) VoIP
8 4 (8.00%) ADSL
8 4 (8.00%) Skype
8 4 (8.00%) Unified Communications
8 4 (8.00%) VLAN
9 3 (6.00%) GSM
9 3 (6.00%) Intranet
9 3 (6.00%) Intrusion Detection
9 3 (6.00%) NAS
9 3 (6.00%) PBX
9 3 (6.00%) Wi-Fi
9 3 (6.00%) Wireless
9 3 (6.00%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.00%) MySQL
2 1 (2.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (2.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (2.00%) MSI
General
1 4 (8.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (4.00%) Advertising
2 2 (4.00%) Finance
3 1 (2.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 12 (24.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 9 (18.00%) Network Engineer
2 9 (18.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 7 (14.00%) Infrastructure Manager
4 6 (12.00%) Support Engineer
5 5 (10.00%) Project Manager
6 4 (8.00%) Analyst
7 3 (6.00%) 2nd Line Support
7 3 (6.00%) Help Desk Analyst
7 3 (6.00%) Voice Project Manager
8 2 (4.00%) 1st/2nd Line Help Desk Support
8 2 (4.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support
8 2 (4.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
8 2 (4.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 2 (4.00%) Cloud Engineer
8 2 (4.00%) Coordinator
8 2 (4.00%) Desktop Support
8 2 (4.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
8 2 (4.00%) Office 365 Engineer
8 2 (4.00%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (14.00%) Web Services
2 1 (2.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 10 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 7 (14.00%) Management Information System
3 5 (10.00%) Clustering
4 4 (8.00%) Blackberry
5 3 (6.00%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (6.00%) Fat Client
5 3 (6.00%) IVR
5 3 (6.00%) Replication
5 3 (6.00%) Thin Client
6 2 (4.00%) Security Operations Centre
7 1 (2.00%) Computer Science
7 1 (2.00%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (2.00%) EqualLogic
7 1 (2.00%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (2.00%) Public Cloud
7 1 (2.00%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 27 (54.00%) Windows
2 12 (24.00%) Windows Server
3 10 (20.00%) Linux
4 7 (14.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (8.00%) Windows 7
5 4 (8.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (6.00%) Windows XP
7 2 (4.00%) Windows 10
7 2 (4.00%) Windows 8
8 1 (2.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (32.00%) ITIL
2 8 (16.00%) PRINCE2
3 6 (12.00%) Mentoring
3 6 (12.00%) Project Management
4 5 (10.00%) Change Control
5 4 (8.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (6.00%) Incident Management
6 3 (6.00%) ITSM
6 3 (6.00%) Kalman Filter
6 3 (6.00%) Mobile Device Management
6 3 (6.00%) Patch Management
6 3 (6.00%) Service Delivery
6 3 (6.00%) Service Management
6 3 (6.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 3 (6.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (4.00%) Data Security
7 2 (4.00%) ITIL V3
7 2 (4.00%) Matrix Management
7 2 (4.00%) People Management
7 2 (4.00%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (14.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (4.00%) Perl
2 2 (4.00%) Python
3 1 (2.00%) Java
3 1 (2.00%) PHP
3 1 (2.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
1 10 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (18.00%) CCNA
3 7 (14.00%) MCSE
4 5 (10.00%) MCP
5 4 (8.00%) SC Cleared
5 4 (8.00%) Security Cleared
6 3 (6.00%) MCSA
7 2 (4.00%) A+ Certification
7 2 (4.00%) APMP
7 2 (4.00%) CCNP
7 2 (4.00%) CompTIA Security+
7 2 (4.00%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (4.00%) LPIC
7 2 (4.00%) Security+ Certification
7 2 (4.00%) Server+ Certification
8 1 (2.00%) CCDP
8 1 (2.00%) MCDST
8 1 (2.00%) MCITP
8 1 (2.00%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (6.00%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (42.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (12.00%) XenApp
3 5 (10.00%) Hyper-V
3 5 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (8.00%) ISA Server
4 4 (8.00%) vSphere
5 3 (6.00%) NFS
6 1 (2.00%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 4 (8.00%) MOM
1 4 (8.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 3 (6.00%) AirWatch
3 2 (4.00%) SCCM
4 1 (2.00%) Backup Exec
4 1 (2.00%) Puppet
4 1 (2.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 20 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 18 (36.00%) Cisco
3 14 (28.00%) VMware
4 13 (26.00%) Citrix
5 5 (10.00%) HP
6 4 (8.00%) Avaya
6 4 (8.00%) Dell
6 4 (8.00%) EMC
6 4 (8.00%) Intel Security
7 3 (6.00%) IBM
8 2 (4.00%) IronPort
8 2 (4.00%) Oracle
8 2 (4.00%) SonicWALL
8 2 (4.00%) Sourcefire
9 1 (2.00%) F5
9 1 (2.00%) MobileIron
9 1 (2.00%) Polycom
9 1 (2.00%) Riverbed
9 1 (2.00%) SolarWinds
9 1 (2.00%) Trustwave
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