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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 14 36 25
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -11
Permanent jobs citing WAN 7 4 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bromley 11.11% 1.97% 2.96%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 25.93% 7.14% 6.90%
Number of salaries quoted 5 4 4
Average salary £22,500 £23,500 £47,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.25% -50.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £20,050 £43,250
10% offered a salary of more than £27,100 £24,500 £67,200
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
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
27 56 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bromley 42.86% 27.59% 42.96%
Number of salaries quoted 24 51 57
Average salary £22,500 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-43.75% -11.11%
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 31 July 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 10 (100.00%) LAN
2 7 (70.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (70.00%) Windows
3 6 (60.00%) ADSL
4 5 (50.00%) MS Excel
4 5 (50.00%) MS Exchange
4 5 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (50.00%) Active Directory
5 4 (40.00%) Citrix
5 4 (40.00%) Blackberry
5 4 (40.00%) A+ Certification
5 4 (40.00%) Windows XP
5 4 (40.00%) MS Office
5 4 (40.00%) Wi-Fi
5 4 (40.00%) MCTS
5 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (40.00%) Windows 7
6 3 (30.00%) Service Delivery
6 3 (30.00%) MS PowerPoint
6 3 (30.00%) ITIL
6 3 (30.00%) PRINCE2
6 3 (30.00%) Cisco
6 3 (30.00%) Avaya
6 3 (30.00%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (20.00%) HP
7 2 (20.00%) EIGRP
7 2 (20.00%) Juniper
7 2 (20.00%) Firmware
7 2 (20.00%) CheckPoint
7 2 (20.00%) Symantec

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Bromley by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 5 (50.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (40.00%) MS Office
3 3 (30.00%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 10 (100.00%) LAN
2 6 (60.00%) ADSL
3 4 (40.00%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (20.00%) Wireless
4 2 (20.00%) VLAN
4 2 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (20.00%) Multicast
4 2 (20.00%) PBX
4 2 (20.00%) VoIP
4 2 (20.00%) DHCP
4 2 (20.00%) Ethernet
4 2 (20.00%) TCP/IP
4 2 (20.00%) MPLS
4 2 (20.00%) OSPF
4 2 (20.00%) BGP
4 2 (20.00%) EIGRP
4 2 (20.00%) Firewall
5 1 (10.00%) IP Telephony
General
1 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (20.00%) Desktop Support
1 2 (20.00%) Analyst
1 2 (20.00%) NOC Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) IT Support
2 1 (10.00%) IT Technician
2 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (10.00%) Telecoms Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Blackberry
2 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (70.00%) Windows
2 4 (40.00%) Windows XP
2 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (40.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (20.00%) Windows 8
3 2 (20.00%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) ITIL
1 3 (30.00%) PRINCE2
1 3 (30.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (10.00%) Information Security
2 1 (10.00%) Incident Management
Qualifications
1 5 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (40.00%) A+ Certification
2 4 (40.00%) MCTS
3 3 (30.00%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (20.00%) CCNP
4 2 (20.00%) CCNA
5 1 (10.00%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (20.00%) Firmware
3 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (10.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (10.00%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (40.00%) Citrix
3 3 (30.00%) Avaya
3 3 (30.00%) Cisco
4 2 (20.00%) HP
4 2 (20.00%) Juniper
4 2 (20.00%) CheckPoint
4 2 (20.00%) Symantec
4 2 (20.00%) Remedy
4 2 (20.00%) Fortinet
4 2 (20.00%) WatchGuard
4 2 (20.00%) SonicWALL
4 2 (20.00%) SolarWinds
5 1 (10.00%) Panasonic
5 1 (10.00%) VMware
5 1 (10.00%) SAP