The table below looks at the statistics for WAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bromley region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WAN over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 15 30 23
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -7
Permanent jobs citing WAN 4 4 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bromley 5.71% 2.22% 3.08%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 44.44% 8.00% 10.53%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 4
Average salary £22,750 £38,750 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-41.29% -13.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,550 £21,500 £43,250
10% offered a salary of more than £22,950 £56,000 £66,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -
WAN
London

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

Communications & Networking Category
Bromley
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
9 50 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bromley 12.86% 27.78% 29.23%
Number of salaries quoted 7 48 38
Average salary £22,500 £37,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-40.00% -16.66%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

WAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Bromley

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WAN across the Bromley region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

WAN Jobs Demand Trend in Bromley

WAN
Salary Trend in Bromley

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

WAN Salary Trend in Bromley

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bromley

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Bromley region citing WAN also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited WAN.

1 9 (100.00%) LAN
2 8 (88.89%) ADSL
3 6 (66.67%) Cisco
3 6 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (55.56%) Avaya
4 5 (55.56%) CCNP
4 5 (55.56%) CCNA
4 5 (55.56%) HP
4 5 (55.56%) Firmware
4 5 (55.56%) CheckPoint
4 5 (55.56%) OSPF
4 5 (55.56%) BGP
4 5 (55.56%) EIGRP
4 5 (55.56%) Ethernet
4 5 (55.56%) TCP/IP
4 5 (55.56%) SLA
4 5 (55.56%) PBX
4 5 (55.56%) VoIP
4 5 (55.56%) Multicast
4 5 (55.56%) SolarWinds
4 5 (55.56%) Cisco Nexus
4 5 (55.56%) Firewall
4 5 (55.56%) VLAN
4 5 (55.56%) Fortinet
4 5 (55.56%) WatchGuard
4 5 (55.56%) SonicWALL
4 5 (55.56%) Cisco ASA
5 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
5 4 (44.44%) Windows
5 4 (44.44%) MS Exchange

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Bromley by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Bromley region citing WAN also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited WAN. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (44.44%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (33.33%) MS Office
2 2 (22.22%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 9 (100.00%) LAN
2 8 (88.89%) ADSL
3 5 (55.56%) OSPF
3 5 (55.56%) BGP
3 5 (55.56%) EIGRP
3 5 (55.56%) Ethernet
3 5 (55.56%) TCP/IP
3 5 (55.56%) PBX
3 5 (55.56%) VoIP
3 5 (55.56%) Multicast
3 5 (55.56%) Cisco Nexus
3 5 (55.56%) Firewall
3 5 (55.56%) VLAN
3 5 (55.56%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (22.22%) Wireless
5 2 (22.22%) DHCP
5 2 (22.22%) MPLS
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Network Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) 2nd Line Network Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) NOC Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (11.11%) Data Network Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Voice Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Voice Network Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) IT Support
3 1 (11.11%) IT Technician
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) Windows
2 3 (33.33%) Windows XP
2 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 1 (11.11%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) ITIL
1 2 (22.22%) PRINCE2
2 1 (11.11%) Information Security
2 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
2 1 (11.11%) Incident Management
Qualifications
1 6 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (55.56%) CCNP
2 5 (55.56%) CCNA
3 4 (44.44%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (33.33%) A+ Certification
4 3 (33.33%) MCTS
5 1 (11.11%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (55.56%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (55.56%) Firmware
2 4 (44.44%) Active Directory
3 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (11.11%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) Cisco
2 5 (55.56%) Avaya
2 5 (55.56%) HP
2 5 (55.56%) CheckPoint
2 5 (55.56%) SolarWinds
2 5 (55.56%) Fortinet
2 5 (55.56%) WatchGuard
2 5 (55.56%) SonicWALL
3 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
4 3 (33.33%) Citrix
5 2 (22.22%) Juniper
6 1 (11.11%) Remedy
6 1 (11.11%) SAP
6 1 (11.11%) VMware