The table below looks at the statistics for WAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Caerphilly region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WAN over the 3 months to 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 16 26 -
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -
Permanent jobs citing WAN 3 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Caerphilly 5.17% 3.26% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 15.00% 7.69% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 0
Average salary £26,500 £25,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
WAN
South Wales

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

Communications & Networking Category
Caerphilly
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
20 39 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Caerphilly 34.48% 42.39% 71.15%
Number of salaries quoted 19 37 22
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,250 £27,000 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £57,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

WAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Caerphilly

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

WAN Jobs Demand Trend in Caerphilly

WAN
Salary Trend in Caerphilly

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

WAN Salary Trend in Caerphilly

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Caerphilly

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Caerphilly 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 5 (100.00%) LAN
2 4 (80.00%) SQL
3 3 (60.00%) VMware
4 2 (40.00%) ITIL
4 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
4 2 (40.00%) Cisco
4 2 (40.00%) CCNA
4 2 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (40.00%) Network Management
5 1 (20.00%) UNIX
5 1 (20.00%) Windows
5 1 (20.00%) MCSE
5 1 (20.00%) MCSA
5 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
5 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
5 1 (20.00%) GxP
5 1 (20.00%) VPN
5 1 (20.00%) SLA
5 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 1 (20.00%) CCNP
5 1 (20.00%) Citrix
5 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (20.00%) A+ Certification
5 1 (20.00%) Site Server
5 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (20.00%) Internet
5 1 (20.00%) BGP
5 1 (20.00%) EIGRP
5 1 (20.00%) Pharmaceutical

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Caerphilly by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Caerphilly 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 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (20.00%) Site Server
1 1 (20.00%) Lync
Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) LAN
2 1 (20.00%) VPN
2 1 (20.00%) Internet
2 1 (20.00%) BGP
2 1 (20.00%) EIGRP
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco PIX
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (20.00%) FWSM
General
1 1 (20.00%) Pharmaceutical
1 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Support Technician
1 2 (40.00%) IT Support Technician
1 2 (40.00%) IT Support
2 1 (20.00%) IT Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Network Support
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Support Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Network Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) UNIX
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (20.00%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) ITIL
1 2 (40.00%) Network Management
2 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) CCNA
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (20.00%) A+ Certification
2 1 (20.00%) MCSM
2 1 (20.00%) MCSE
2 1 (20.00%) MCSA
2 1 (20.00%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) GxP
1 1 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) VMware
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) Citrix