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 25 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 63 91 101
Rank change year-on-year
+28 +10
Permanent jobs citing WAN 67 47 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 3.98% 2.53% 1.27%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 24.81% 13.82% 8.61%
Number of salaries quoted 66 46 21
Median salary £38,563 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.83% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,733 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,750 £72,500 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%
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
270 340 267
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 16.03% 18.32% 14.75%
Number of salaries quoted 226 310 219
Median salary £35,936 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.16% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £53,440 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £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 25 August 2016.

WAN Salary Histogram in Bristol

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 25 August 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 83 (86.46%) LAN
2 60 (62.50%) Cisco
3 51 (53.13%) VPN
4 49 (51.04%) Firewall
5 46 (47.92%) Windows
6 43 (44.79%) TCP/IP
7 34 (35.42%) DNS
8 32 (33.33%) VoIP
9 30 (31.25%) Linux
9 30 (31.25%) Microsoft
9 30 (31.25%) Active Directory
10 29 (30.21%) ITIL
11 28 (29.17%) Cisco ASA
11 28 (29.17%) Data Centre
12 26 (27.08%) VMware
13 23 (23.96%) Cisco Certification
14 19 (19.79%) CheckPoint
14 19 (19.79%) DHCP
15 17 (17.71%) SLA
15 17 (17.71%) VMware Infrastructure
16 16 (16.67%) ITIL V3
16 16 (16.67%) PRINCE2
17 15 (15.63%) MS Excel
17 15 (15.63%) Microsoft Certification
17 15 (15.63%) MPLS
18 14 (14.58%) Wireless
18 14 (14.58%) CCNP
18 14 (14.58%) Citrix
18 14 (14.58%) SQL
18 14 (14.58%) ADSL

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 (7.29%) MS Exchange
2 6 (6.25%) Skype for Business
3 4 (4.17%) SharePoint
4 3 (3.13%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 3 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (3.13%) Office Communications Server
5 1 (1.04%) IIS
Applications
1 15 (15.63%) MS Excel
2 13 (13.54%) MS Office
3 9 (9.38%) MS Visio
4 8 (8.33%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (1.04%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.04%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 12 (12.50%) Office 365
2 9 (9.38%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (7.29%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.04%) IaaS
4 1 (1.04%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 83 (86.46%) LAN
2 51 (53.13%) VPN
3 49 (51.04%) Firewall
4 43 (44.79%) TCP/IP
5 34 (35.42%) DNS
6 32 (33.33%) VoIP
7 28 (29.17%) Cisco ASA
8 19 (19.79%) DHCP
9 15 (15.63%) MPLS
10 14 (14.58%) ADSL
10 14 (14.58%) VLAN
10 14 (14.58%) Wireless
11 13 (13.54%) NetScreen
11 13 (13.54%) SMTP
12 12 (12.50%) Broadband
13 11 (11.46%) WLAN
14 10 (10.42%) 3G
14 10 (10.42%) SAN
14 10 (10.42%) SSH
15 9 (9.38%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.17%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.04%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 9 (9.38%) Telecoms
2 3 (3.13%) Legal
3 2 (2.08%) Finance
4 1 (1.04%) Billing
Job Titles
1 39 (40.63%) Network Engineer
2 14 (14.58%) Analyst
2 14 (14.58%) Cisco Engineer
2 14 (14.58%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 12 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 12 (12.50%) Network Manager
4 9 (9.38%) Desktop Support
4 9 (9.38%) Service Analyst
4 9 (9.38%) Service Desk Analyst
4 9 (9.38%) Support Engineer
5 8 (8.33%) Desktop Analyst
5 8 (8.33%) Desktop Support Analyst
5 8 (8.33%) Service Desk Support
5 8 (8.33%) Service Desk Support Analyst
5 8 (8.33%) Support Analyst
5 8 (8.33%) Windows Support Analyst
6 7 (7.29%) Infrastructure Manager
6 7 (7.29%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 5 (5.21%) Network Support
7 5 (5.21%) Network Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.17%) Web Services
2 1 (1.04%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 28 (29.17%) Data Centre
2 10 (10.42%) Video Conferencing
3 9 (9.38%) Clustering
4 7 (7.29%) Blackberry
5 6 (6.25%) Management Information System
6 5 (5.21%) Computer Science
7 4 (4.17%) Fat Client
7 4 (4.17%) Hybrid Cloud
7 4 (4.17%) Replication
7 4 (4.17%) Thin Client
8 2 (2.08%) Security Operations Centre
9 1 (1.04%) BYOD
9 1 (1.04%) Data Protection Act
9 1 (1.04%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (1.04%) EqualLogic
9 1 (1.04%) NHS
9 1 (1.04%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 46 (47.92%) Windows
2 30 (31.25%) Linux
3 11 (11.46%) Windows Server
4 10 (10.42%) Windows 7
5 8 (8.33%) Android
6 6 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (3.13%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (2.08%) Windows 10
8 2 (2.08%) Windows XP
9 1 (1.04%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (30.21%) ITIL
2 16 (16.67%) ITIL V3
2 16 (16.67%) PRINCE2
3 11 (11.46%) Change Management
3 11 (11.46%) Project Management
4 10 (10.42%) Service Delivery
5 8 (8.33%) Network Load Balancing
5 8 (8.33%) Service Management
6 7 (7.29%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (5.21%) Continuous Improvement
7 5 (5.21%) Network Management
8 3 (3.13%) Business Transformation
8 3 (3.13%) Data Security
8 3 (3.13%) Disaster Recovery
8 3 (3.13%) Problem Management
8 3 (3.13%) Service Design
9 2 (2.08%) ITSM
9 2 (2.08%) Matrix Management
9 2 (2.08%) Migration
9 2 (2.08%) Security Operations
Programming Languages
1 14 (14.58%) SQL
2 6 (6.25%) PowerShell
3 2 (2.08%) Perl
3 2 (2.08%) Python
Qualifications
1 23 (23.96%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (15.63%) Microsoft Certification
3 14 (14.58%) CCNP
4 12 (12.50%) MCSE
5 10 (10.42%) CCDP
6 9 (9.38%) CCNA
7 8 (8.33%) CCSP
8 5 (5.21%) Degree
9 3 (3.13%) APMP
9 3 (3.13%) MCP
10 2 (2.08%) A+ Certification
10 2 (2.08%) CCDA
10 2 (2.08%) CompTIA Security+
10 2 (2.08%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (2.08%) LPIC
10 2 (2.08%) MCSA
10 2 (2.08%) Security+ Certification
10 2 (2.08%) Server+ Certification
11 1 (1.04%) MCITP
11 1 (1.04%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (17.71%) SLA
2 4 (4.17%) QA
3 1 (1.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 30 (31.25%) Active Directory
2 17 (17.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (4.17%) ISA Server
3 4 (4.17%) vSphere
3 4 (4.17%) XenApp
4 3 (3.13%) Hyper-V
5 2 (2.08%) NFS
6 1 (1.04%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 1 (1.04%) Firmware
6 1 (1.04%) Terminal Server
6 1 (1.04%) vCloud
6 1 (1.04%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (1.04%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (4.17%) AirWatch
2 3 (3.13%) SCCM
3 2 (2.08%) Host Intrusion Detection System
3 2 (2.08%) MOM
3 2 (2.08%) Network Intrusion Detection System
3 2 (2.08%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (1.04%) Backup Exec
4 1 (1.04%) Failover Clustering
4 1 (1.04%) Nagios
4 1 (1.04%) SCOM
4 1 (1.04%) vMotion
Vendors
1 60 (62.50%) Cisco
2 30 (31.25%) Microsoft
3 26 (27.08%) VMware
4 19 (19.79%) CheckPoint
5 14 (14.58%) Citrix
6 13 (13.54%) Avaya
7 9 (9.38%) HP
7 9 (9.38%) Palo Alto
8 8 (8.33%) iManage
9 7 (7.29%) Dell
10 6 (6.25%) F5
10 6 (6.25%) Meraki
11 5 (5.21%) IBM
12 4 (4.17%) IronPort
12 4 (4.17%) SolarWinds
13 3 (3.13%) EMC
13 3 (3.13%) Intel Security
13 3 (3.13%) Juniper
13 3 (3.13%) Oracle
14 2 (2.08%) Polycom
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