The table below looks at the statistics for WAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WAN over the 3 months to 28 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 86 85 101
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +16
Permanent jobs citing WAN 17 25 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.42% 1.82% 1.59%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.49% 11.63% 6.84%
Number of salaries quoted 16 25 25
Median salary £32,500 £40,000 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% +8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,250 £24,700 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £57,500 £52,100
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%
WAN
Cambridgeshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
262 215 424
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 21.92% 15.61% 23.28%
Number of salaries quoted 217 200 320
Median salary £44,450 £43,500 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.18% -2.24%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £32,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,250 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

WAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

The demand trend of job ads across the Cambridge region citing WAN as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

WAN Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

WAN
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

WAN Salary Trend in Cambridge

WAN
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WAN across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 28 August 2016.

WAN Salary Histogram in Cambridge

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 28 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for WAN.

1 34 (87.18%) LAN
2 21 (53.85%) Firewall
3 20 (51.28%) Windows
4 18 (46.15%) Windows Server
5 16 (41.03%) VMware
6 15 (38.46%) Cisco
7 14 (35.90%) Microsoft
7 14 (35.90%) Active Directory
8 13 (33.33%) HP
8 13 (33.33%) TCP/IP
8 13 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
9 12 (30.77%) Hyper-V
10 11 (28.21%) BGP
11 10 (25.64%) Cisco Certification
11 10 (25.64%) SAN
12 9 (23.08%) Juniper
12 9 (23.08%) Windows Server 2008
12 9 (23.08%) Windows Server 2012
13 8 (20.51%) MS Excel
13 8 (20.51%) OSPF
14 7 (17.95%) MPLS
15 6 (15.38%) CCNA
15 6 (15.38%) Linux
15 6 (15.38%) VPN
15 6 (15.38%) Brocade
16 5 (12.82%) Load Balancing
16 5 (12.82%) Agile Software Development
16 5 (12.82%) DNS
16 5 (12.82%) SLA
16 5 (12.82%) CheckPoint

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge 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 4 (10.26%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (10.26%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.56%) Apache
2 1 (2.56%) IIS
2 1 (2.56%) nginx
2 1 (2.56%) Tomcat
Applications
1 8 (20.51%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.56%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (10.26%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (7.69%) Office 365
2 1 (2.56%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 34 (87.18%) LAN
2 21 (53.85%) Firewall
3 13 (33.33%) TCP/IP
4 11 (28.21%) BGP
5 10 (25.64%) SAN
6 8 (20.51%) OSPF
7 7 (17.95%) MPLS
8 6 (15.38%) VPN
9 5 (12.82%) DNS
10 4 (10.26%) Multicast
10 4 (10.26%) Network Security
10 4 (10.26%) Wireless
11 2 (5.13%) DSL
11 2 (5.13%) HSRP
11 2 (5.13%) NAS
11 2 (5.13%) VLAN
11 2 (5.13%) VRRP
11 2 (5.13%) WLAN
12 1 (2.56%) DHCP
12 1 (2.56%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.56%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (2.56%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.56%) Jenkins
1 1 (2.56%) Maven
1 1 (2.56%) Subversion
General
1 4 (10.26%) Manufacturing
2 3 (7.69%) Finance
3 2 (5.13%) French Language
3 2 (5.13%) German Language
3 2 (5.13%) Spanish Language
4 1 (2.56%) Back Office
4 1 (2.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (23.08%) Network Engineer
2 6 (15.38%) Analyst
2 6 (15.38%) Network Security Engineer
2 6 (15.38%) Security Engineer
3 5 (12.82%) Cisco Engineer
3 5 (12.82%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 4 (10.26%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 4 (10.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (10.26%) Systems Analyst
5 3 (7.69%) Administrator
5 3 (7.69%) Systems Administrator
5 3 (7.69%) Technical Design Authority
6 2 (5.13%) Storage Administrator
6 2 (5.13%) Storage Systems Administrator
6 2 (5.13%) Support Engineer
7 1 (2.56%) Cisco Support
7 1 (2.56%) Network Architect
7 1 (2.56%) Network Support
7 1 (2.56%) Service Desk Analyst
7 1 (2.56%) Telecoms Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.26%) .NET
2 2 (5.13%) Web Services
3 1 (2.56%) LAMP
3 1 (2.56%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.26%) Management Information System
2 3 (7.69%) Client/Server
2 3 (7.69%) Computer Science
2 3 (7.69%) Driving Licence
2 3 (7.69%) HP Storage
3 2 (5.13%) Clustering
3 2 (5.13%) Data Centre
3 2 (5.13%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (2.56%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.56%) Smart Energy
4 1 (2.56%) STB
Operating Systems
1 20 (51.28%) Windows
2 18 (46.15%) Windows Server
3 9 (23.08%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (23.08%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (15.38%) Linux
5 5 (12.82%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (10.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (2.56%) CentOS
7 1 (2.56%) Debian
7 1 (2.56%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (12.82%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (12.82%) Load Balancing
2 4 (10.26%) DevOps
2 4 (10.26%) ERP
2 4 (10.26%) ITIL
2 4 (10.26%) Virtual Infrastructure
3 3 (7.69%) Business Continuity
3 3 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (7.69%) Enterprise Architecture
3 3 (7.69%) Identity Access Management
3 3 (7.69%) Information Management
3 3 (7.69%) Kalman Filter
3 3 (7.69%) Performance Optimisation
3 3 (7.69%) Presales
3 3 (7.69%) Risk Management
3 3 (7.69%) Service Delivery
3 3 (7.69%) Service Management
3 3 (7.69%) SOA
3 3 (7.69%) TOGAF
4 1 (2.56%) Identity Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (10.26%) PowerShell
2 3 (7.69%) SQL
3 1 (2.56%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.56%) Perl
3 1 (2.56%) Python
3 1 (2.56%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 10 (25.64%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (15.38%) CCNA
3 4 (10.26%) CCIE
4 3 (7.69%) Degree
4 3 (7.69%) DV Cleared
4 3 (7.69%) MCSE
4 3 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (7.69%) SC Cleared
4 3 (7.69%) Security Cleared
5 2 (5.13%) DBS Check
6 1 (2.56%) CCENT
6 1 (2.56%) CISM
6 1 (2.56%) CISSP
6 1 (2.56%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (12.82%) SLA
2 1 (2.56%) COBIT
2 1 (2.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.56%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 14 (35.90%) Active Directory
2 13 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (30.77%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.56%) Docker
4 1 (2.56%) iptables
4 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (2.56%) Postfix
4 1 (2.56%) Sendmail
4 1 (2.56%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 4 (10.26%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
1 4 (10.26%) SCCM
1 4 (10.26%) SCVMM
2 1 (2.56%) FortiGate
2 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (2.56%) Nagios
2 1 (2.56%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.56%) Puppet
2 1 (2.56%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 16 (41.03%) VMware
2 15 (38.46%) Cisco
3 14 (35.90%) Microsoft
4 13 (33.33%) HP
5 9 (23.08%) Juniper
6 6 (15.38%) Brocade
7 5 (12.82%) CheckPoint
7 5 (12.82%) F5
8 4 (10.26%) EMC
8 4 (10.26%) JD Edwards
8 4 (10.26%) Veeam
9 3 (7.69%) Citrix
10 2 (5.13%) NetApp
10 2 (5.13%) ProCurve
11 1 (2.56%) Blue Coat
11 1 (2.56%) Palo Alto
11 1 (2.56%) Red Hat
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