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 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 15 38 25
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -13
Permanent jobs citing WAN 4 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bromley 5.88% 1.78% 1.63%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 15.38% 6.56% 4.44%
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 2
Average salary £22,250 £23,500 £34,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.31% -31.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £20,050 £25,650
10% offered a salary of more than £27,700 £24,500 £42,850
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +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
26 61 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bromley 38.24% 27.11% 36.59%
Number of salaries quoted 25 56 42
Average salary £22,500 £37,500 £39,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-40.00% -4.45%
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 1 September 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 8 (100.00%) LAN
2 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 5 (62.50%) Windows
3 4 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 4 (50.00%) ADSL
4 3 (37.50%) MS Exchange
4 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
4 3 (37.50%) Avaya
4 3 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (37.50%) Cisco
5 2 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
5 2 (25.00%) Windows 8
5 2 (25.00%) Multicast
5 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (25.00%) A+ Certification
5 2 (25.00%) SolarWinds
5 2 (25.00%) Windows 7
5 2 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (25.00%) MCTS
5 2 (25.00%) VLAN
5 2 (25.00%) Fortinet
5 2 (25.00%) WatchGuard
5 2 (25.00%) SonicWALL
5 2 (25.00%) Juniper
5 2 (25.00%) Firmware
5 2 (25.00%) CheckPoint
5 2 (25.00%) Symantec

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Bromley by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 3 (37.50%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (25.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 8 (100.00%) LAN
2 4 (50.00%) ADSL
3 2 (25.00%) VLAN
3 2 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (25.00%) Multicast
3 2 (25.00%) PBX
3 2 (25.00%) VoIP
3 2 (25.00%) DHCP
3 2 (25.00%) Ethernet
3 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (25.00%) MPLS
3 2 (25.00%) OSPF
3 2 (25.00%) BGP
3 2 (25.00%) EIGRP
3 2 (25.00%) Firewall
3 2 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (25.00%) Wireless
4 1 (12.50%) IP Telephony
General
1 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) Desktop Support
1 2 (25.00%) NOC Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) IT Technician
2 1 (12.50%) Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Telecoms Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Blackberry
1 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) Windows
2 2 (25.00%) Windows NT
2 2 (25.00%) Windows XP
2 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (25.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (25.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (12.50%) Information Security
2 1 (12.50%) ITIL
2 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (25.00%) A+ Certification
2 2 (25.00%) MCTS
2 2 (25.00%) CCNP
2 2 (25.00%) CCNA
3 1 (12.50%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
2 2 (25.00%) Firmware
3 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (12.50%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 3 (37.50%) Cisco
2 3 (37.50%) Avaya
3 2 (25.00%) Juniper
3 2 (25.00%) CheckPoint
3 2 (25.00%) Symantec
3 2 (25.00%) Remedy
3 2 (25.00%) Fortinet
3 2 (25.00%) WatchGuard
3 2 (25.00%) SonicWALL
3 2 (25.00%) SolarWinds
3 2 (25.00%) HP
3 2 (25.00%) Citrix
4 1 (12.50%) Panasonic
4 1 (12.50%) VMware