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 26 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 67 82 108
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +26
Permanent jobs citing WAN 60 46 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 3.47% 2.46% 1.26%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 23.62% 13.18% 8.13%
Number of salaries quoted 59 45 21
Median salary £40,750 £37,500 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.66% +36.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,873 £25,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,100 £68,000 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
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
254 349 283
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 14.69% 18.69% 15.48%
Number of salaries quoted 222 322 231
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,500 £50,250 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 26 September 2016.

WAN Salary Histogram in Bristol

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 84 (86.60%) LAN
2 56 (57.73%) Cisco
3 54 (55.67%) Firewall
4 50 (51.55%) VPN
5 44 (45.36%) Windows
6 43 (44.33%) TCP/IP
7 38 (39.18%) DNS
8 35 (36.08%) Active Directory
9 31 (31.96%) VoIP
10 30 (30.93%) Linux
11 29 (29.90%) ITIL
11 29 (29.90%) Microsoft
12 28 (28.87%) Cisco ASA
13 27 (27.84%) Data Centre
14 24 (24.74%) DHCP
15 23 (23.71%) Cisco Certification
15 23 (23.71%) VMware
16 21 (21.65%) VLAN
17 20 (20.62%) CheckPoint
17 20 (20.62%) WLAN
18 18 (18.56%) VMware Infrastructure
19 17 (17.53%) SLA
20 16 (16.49%) Service Management
21 15 (15.46%) MPLS
21 15 (15.46%) Wireless
21 15 (15.46%) ADSL
21 15 (15.46%) PRINCE2
21 15 (15.46%) SQL
21 15 (15.46%) ITIL V3
22 14 (14.43%) Network Security

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 7 (7.22%) MS Exchange
2 5 (5.15%) Skype for Business
3 3 (3.09%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (3.09%) Office Communications Server
4 2 (2.06%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.03%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (1.03%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 14 (14.43%) MS Excel
2 13 (13.40%) MS Office
3 9 (9.28%) MS Visio
4 8 (8.25%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (1.03%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.03%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 11 (11.34%) Office 365
2 5 (5.15%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (5.15%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.03%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 84 (86.60%) LAN
2 54 (55.67%) Firewall
3 50 (51.55%) VPN
4 43 (44.33%) TCP/IP
5 38 (39.18%) DNS
6 31 (31.96%) VoIP
7 28 (28.87%) Cisco ASA
8 24 (24.74%) DHCP
9 21 (21.65%) VLAN
10 20 (20.62%) WLAN
11 15 (15.46%) ADSL
11 15 (15.46%) MPLS
11 15 (15.46%) Wireless
12 14 (14.43%) Network Security
13 13 (13.40%) NetScreen
13 13 (13.40%) SMTP
14 12 (12.37%) Broadband
15 11 (11.34%) 3G
15 11 (11.34%) Internet
15 11 (11.34%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.12%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.03%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 8 (8.25%) Telecoms
2 3 (3.09%) Legal
3 2 (2.06%) Finance
4 1 (1.03%) Billing
Job Titles
1 40 (41.24%) Network Engineer
2 16 (16.49%) Network Manager
3 15 (15.46%) Cisco Engineer
3 15 (15.46%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 14 (14.43%) Analyst
5 10 (10.31%) Support Engineer
6 9 (9.28%) Service Analyst
6 9 (9.28%) Service Desk Analyst
6 9 (9.28%) Support Analyst
7 8 (8.25%) Desktop Analyst
7 8 (8.25%) Desktop Support
7 8 (8.25%) Desktop Support Analyst
7 8 (8.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 8 (8.25%) Service Desk Support
7 8 (8.25%) Service Desk Support Analyst
7 8 (8.25%) Windows Support Analyst
8 7 (7.22%) Network Security Manager
8 7 (7.22%) Security Manager
9 6 (6.19%) Technical Manager
10 5 (5.15%) Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.06%) Web Services
2 1 (1.03%) 802.1X
2 1 (1.03%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 27 (27.84%) Data Centre
2 12 (12.37%) Video Conferencing
3 9 (9.28%) NHS
4 8 (8.25%) Clustering
5 5 (5.15%) Blackberry
5 5 (5.15%) Computer Science
5 5 (5.15%) Fat Client
5 5 (5.15%) Management Information System
5 5 (5.15%) Thin Client
6 4 (4.12%) Hybrid Cloud
6 4 (4.12%) Replication
7 1 (1.03%) BYOD
7 1 (1.03%) CMDB
7 1 (1.03%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.03%) iSeries
7 1 (1.03%) Public Cloud
7 1 (1.03%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 44 (45.36%) Windows
2 30 (30.93%) Linux
3 10 (10.31%) Windows Server
4 9 (9.28%) Windows 7
5 8 (8.25%) Android
6 5 (5.15%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (4.12%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (3.09%) Windows XP
9 2 (2.06%) Windows 10
10 1 (1.03%) Windows 8
10 1 (1.03%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (1.03%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (29.90%) ITIL
2 16 (16.49%) Service Management
3 15 (15.46%) ITIL V3
3 15 (15.46%) PRINCE2
4 11 (11.34%) Change Management
4 11 (11.34%) Network Management
5 10 (10.31%) Service Delivery
6 8 (8.25%) Identity Access Management
6 8 (8.25%) Network Load Balancing
6 8 (8.25%) Project Management
6 8 (8.25%) Security Management
7 5 (5.15%) Service Design
8 4 (4.12%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (4.12%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (3.09%) Business Transformation
9 3 (3.09%) Disaster Recovery
9 3 (3.09%) ITSM
9 3 (3.09%) Problem Management
10 2 (2.06%) Data Protection
10 2 (2.06%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (15.46%) SQL
2 4 (4.12%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.03%) Perl
3 1 (1.03%) Python
Qualifications
1 23 (23.71%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (14.43%) CCNP
3 13 (13.40%) Microsoft Certification
4 10 (10.31%) MCSE
5 9 (9.28%) CCDP
5 9 (9.28%) CCNA
6 7 (7.22%) CCSP
7 6 (6.19%) Degree
8 3 (3.09%) MCP
9 2 (2.06%) A+ Certification
9 2 (2.06%) CCDA
9 2 (2.06%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (2.06%) MCITP
9 2 (2.06%) MCSA
10 1 (1.03%) APMP
10 1 (1.03%) CCA
10 1 (1.03%) CCIE
10 1 (1.03%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 1 (1.03%) LPIC
10 1 (1.03%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (17.53%) SLA
2 4 (4.12%) QA
3 1 (1.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 35 (36.08%) Active Directory
2 18 (18.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (4.12%) XenApp
4 3 (3.09%) ISA Server
5 2 (2.06%) Hyper-V
5 2 (2.06%) vSphere
6 1 (1.03%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 1 (1.03%) Firmware
6 1 (1.03%) NFS
6 1 (1.03%) Terminal Server
6 1 (1.03%) vCloud
6 1 (1.03%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (1.03%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (3.09%) AirWatch
2 2 (2.06%) SCCM
3 1 (1.03%) Backup Exec
3 1 (1.03%) Failover Clustering
3 1 (1.03%) FortiGate
3 1 (1.03%) Host Intrusion Detection System
3 1 (1.03%) HP SIM
3 1 (1.03%) MOM
3 1 (1.03%) Nagios
3 1 (1.03%) Network Intrusion Detection System
3 1 (1.03%) SCOM
3 1 (1.03%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (1.03%) vMotion
Vendors
1 56 (57.73%) Cisco
2 29 (29.90%) Microsoft
3 23 (23.71%) VMware
4 20 (20.62%) CheckPoint
5 11 (11.34%) Avaya
6 10 (10.31%) Citrix
7 9 (9.28%) Palo Alto
8 8 (8.25%) HP
8 8 (8.25%) iManage
9 6 (6.19%) Dell
9 6 (6.19%) F5
9 6 (6.19%) IBM
9 6 (6.19%) Meraki
10 4 (4.12%) IronPort
10 4 (4.12%) Juniper
10 4 (4.12%) SolarWinds
11 3 (3.09%) EMC
11 3 (3.09%) Oracle
12 1 (1.03%) Intel
12 1 (1.03%) Veritas
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