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

3 months to
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 78 88 89
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +1
Permanent jobs citing WAN 41 46 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 2.57% 2.38% 1.89%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.31% 12.81% 11.97%
Number of salaries quoted 41 38 33
Median salary £32,500 £70,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-53.57% +86.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £75,000 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
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
308 359 309
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 19.27% 18.55% 15.77%
Number of salaries quoted 252 317 207
Median salary £33,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-16.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £24,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,600 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 27 June 2016.

WAN Salary Histogram in Bristol

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 27 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 Bristol region with a requirement for WAN.

1 58 (86.57%) LAN
2 38 (56.72%) Windows
3 32 (47.76%) Cisco
4 29 (43.28%) Firewall
5 28 (41.79%) Active Directory
6 24 (35.82%) VPN
6 24 (35.82%) Microsoft
6 24 (35.82%) VMware
7 22 (32.84%) TCP/IP
8 21 (31.34%) DNS
9 19 (28.36%) Linux
10 18 (26.87%) VoIP
11 17 (25.37%) ITIL
12 15 (22.39%) Citrix
13 13 (19.40%) Microsoft Certification
13 13 (19.40%) VMware Infrastructure
14 12 (17.91%) Microsoft Azure
14 12 (17.91%) Data Centre
14 12 (17.91%) DHCP
14 12 (17.91%) Cisco Certification
14 12 (17.91%) MPLS
15 11 (16.42%) MS Office
15 11 (16.42%) SAN
15 11 (16.42%) SLA
15 11 (16.42%) Amazon AWS
16 10 (14.93%) Cisco ASA
16 10 (14.93%) Windows Server
16 10 (14.93%) Office 365
16 10 (14.93%) MS Excel
17 9 (13.43%) SQL

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 (7.46%) SharePoint
1 5 (7.46%) Skype for Business
2 4 (5.97%) MS Exchange
3 3 (4.48%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 3 (4.48%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (4.48%) Office Communications Server
4 2 (2.99%) IIS
Applications
1 11 (16.42%) MS Office
2 10 (14.93%) MS Excel
3 5 (7.46%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (2.99%) MS Visio
5 1 (1.49%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.49%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 12 (17.91%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (16.42%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (14.93%) Office 365
4 1 (1.49%) IaaS
4 1 (1.49%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 58 (86.57%) LAN
2 29 (43.28%) Firewall
3 24 (35.82%) VPN
4 22 (32.84%) TCP/IP
5 21 (31.34%) DNS
6 18 (26.87%) VoIP
7 12 (17.91%) DHCP
7 12 (17.91%) MPLS
8 11 (16.42%) SAN
9 10 (14.93%) Cisco ASA
10 9 (13.43%) VLAN
11 8 (11.94%) Broadband
11 8 (11.94%) NetScreen
11 8 (11.94%) SMTP
12 6 (8.96%) ADSL
12 6 (8.96%) NAS
13 5 (7.46%) Skype
14 4 (5.97%) Extranet
14 4 (5.97%) Intranet
14 4 (5.97%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.99%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.49%) MySQL
2 1 (1.49%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (1.49%) MSI
General
1 3 (4.48%) Legal
1 3 (4.48%) Telecoms
2 2 (2.99%) Finance
Job Titles
1 22 (32.84%) Network Engineer
2 15 (22.39%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 10 (14.93%) Analyst
3 10 (14.93%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 7 (10.45%) Desktop Support
4 7 (10.45%) Infrastructure Manager
5 6 (8.96%) Service Analyst
5 6 (8.96%) Service Desk Analyst
5 6 (8.96%) Support Engineer
6 5 (7.46%) Desktop Analyst
6 5 (7.46%) Desktop Support Analyst
6 5 (7.46%) Service Desk Support
6 5 (7.46%) Service Desk Support Analyst
6 5 (7.46%) Support Analyst
6 5 (7.46%) Windows Support Analyst
7 3 (4.48%) 2nd Line Support
7 3 (4.48%) Help Desk Analyst
7 3 (4.48%) Infrastructure Project Manager
7 3 (4.48%) Project Manager
7 3 (4.48%) Unified Communications Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (8.96%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (17.91%) Data Centre
2 8 (11.94%) Clustering
3 6 (8.96%) Blackberry
4 5 (7.46%) Computer Science
4 5 (7.46%) Management Information System
4 5 (7.46%) Replication
4 5 (7.46%) Video Conferencing
5 4 (5.97%) Fat Client
5 4 (5.97%) Thin Client
6 3 (4.48%) Hybrid Cloud
7 2 (2.99%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (2.99%) Security Operations Centre
8 1 (1.49%) Data Protection Act
8 1 (1.49%) EqualLogic
8 1 (1.49%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 38 (56.72%) Windows
2 19 (28.36%) Linux
3 10 (14.93%) Windows Server
4 9 (13.43%) Windows 7
5 8 (11.94%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (7.46%) Android
6 5 (7.46%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (4.48%) Windows XP
8 2 (2.99%) Windows 10
8 2 (2.99%) Windows 8
9 1 (1.49%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (25.37%) ITIL
2 8 (11.94%) Stakeholder Management
3 7 (10.45%) PRINCE2
4 5 (7.46%) Change Control
4 5 (7.46%) Change Management
4 5 (7.46%) ITIL V3
5 4 (5.97%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (5.97%) Mentoring
5 4 (5.97%) Project Management
6 3 (4.48%) Business Transformation
6 3 (4.48%) ITSM
6 3 (4.48%) Patch Management
6 3 (4.48%) Service Delivery
6 3 (4.48%) Service Design
6 3 (4.48%) Service Management
7 2 (2.99%) Incident Management
7 2 (2.99%) Network Management
7 2 (2.99%) Problem Management
7 2 (2.99%) Security Operations
7 2 (2.99%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 9 (13.43%) PowerShell
1 9 (13.43%) SQL
2 2 (2.99%) Perl
2 2 (2.99%) Python
Qualifications
1 13 (19.40%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (17.91%) Cisco Certification
3 9 (13.43%) CCNA
3 9 (13.43%) MCSE
4 5 (7.46%) Degree
5 4 (5.97%) MCP
5 4 (5.97%) SC Cleared
5 4 (5.97%) Security Cleared
6 3 (4.48%) APMP
6 3 (4.48%) CCDP
6 3 (4.48%) MCSA
7 2 (2.99%) A+ Certification
7 2 (2.99%) CCDA
7 2 (2.99%) CCNP
7 2 (2.99%) CompTIA Security+
7 2 (2.99%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (2.99%) LPIC
7 2 (2.99%) Security+ Certification
7 2 (2.99%) Server+ Certification
8 1 (1.49%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (16.42%) SLA
2 1 (1.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.49%) QA
System Software
1 28 (41.79%) Active Directory
2 13 (19.40%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (8.96%) ISA Server
3 6 (8.96%) XenApp
4 3 (4.48%) Hyper-V
4 3 (4.48%) NFS
4 3 (4.48%) vSphere
5 1 (1.49%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 1 (1.49%) Firmware
5 1 (1.49%) Terminal Server
5 1 (1.49%) vCloud
5 1 (1.49%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (1.49%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (7.46%) AirWatch
2 4 (5.97%) MOM
2 4 (5.97%) SCCM
2 4 (5.97%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 2 (2.99%) Backup Exec
3 2 (2.99%) Host Intrusion Detection System
3 2 (2.99%) Network Intrusion Detection System
4 1 (1.49%) Nagios
4 1 (1.49%) Puppet
4 1 (1.49%) SCOM
4 1 (1.49%) vMotion
4 1 (1.49%) WSUS
Vendors
1 32 (47.76%) Cisco
2 24 (35.82%) Microsoft
2 24 (35.82%) VMware
3 15 (22.39%) Citrix
4 8 (11.94%) Avaya
4 8 (11.94%) CheckPoint
5 7 (10.45%) HP
6 6 (8.96%) Dell
7 5 (7.46%) IBM
7 5 (7.46%) iManage
8 4 (5.97%) Intel Security
8 4 (5.97%) Palo Alto
9 3 (4.48%) EMC
9 3 (4.48%) Juniper
9 3 (4.48%) Oracle
10 2 (2.99%) F5
10 2 (2.99%) IronPort
10 2 (2.99%) Meraki
10 2 (2.99%) Sourcefire
10 2 (2.99%) Veritas
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