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 24 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 88 68 103
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +35
Permanent jobs citing WAN 18 38 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.52% 2.71% 1.33%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.95% 14.29% 6.13%
Number of salaries quoted 15 31 23
Median salary £32,500 £44,000 £34,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-26.13% +27.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,400 £24,500 £29,200
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £57,500 £52,300
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
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
259 266 375
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 21.93% 19.00% 21.71%
Number of salaries quoted 213 230 299
Median salary £46,000 £44,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -1.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,600 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 24 July 2016.

WAN Salary Histogram in Cambridge

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 35 (87.50%) LAN
2 23 (57.50%) Firewall
3 20 (50.00%) Windows
4 18 (45.00%) Windows Server
5 17 (42.50%) Active Directory
6 16 (40.00%) Cisco
7 15 (37.50%) VMware
8 14 (35.00%) TCP/IP
8 14 (35.00%) HP
9 13 (32.50%) Cisco Certification
9 13 (32.50%) Microsoft
9 13 (32.50%) VMware Infrastructure
10 12 (30.00%) BGP
11 10 (25.00%) SAN
11 10 (25.00%) OSPF
11 10 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
12 9 (22.50%) Hyper-V
12 9 (22.50%) Juniper
13 8 (20.00%) MPLS
13 8 (20.00%) Brocade
13 8 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
14 7 (17.50%) F5
14 7 (17.50%) CCNA
14 7 (17.50%) Linux
15 6 (15.00%) MCSE
15 6 (15.00%) CCIE
15 6 (15.00%) Microsoft Certification
15 6 (15.00%) Manufacturing
15 6 (15.00%) Load Balancing
15 6 (15.00%) Multicast

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 3 (7.50%) MS Exchange
2 2 (5.00%) Confluence
2 2 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.50%) Apache
3 1 (2.50%) IIS
3 1 (2.50%) nginx
3 1 (2.50%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (12.50%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.50%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (10.00%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.50%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (5.00%) Office 365
3 1 (2.50%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 35 (87.50%) LAN
2 23 (57.50%) Firewall
3 14 (35.00%) TCP/IP
4 12 (30.00%) BGP
5 10 (25.00%) OSPF
5 10 (25.00%) SAN
6 8 (20.00%) MPLS
7 6 (15.00%) Multicast
8 5 (12.50%) DNS
8 5 (12.50%) VPN
9 4 (10.00%) Network Security
10 3 (7.50%) Wireless
11 2 (5.00%) HSRP
11 2 (5.00%) NAS
11 2 (5.00%) VLAN
11 2 (5.00%) VoIP
11 2 (5.00%) VRRP
11 2 (5.00%) WLAN
12 1 (2.50%) tcpdump
12 1 (2.50%) xDSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.50%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (5.00%) JIRA
2 1 (2.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (2.50%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.50%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.50%) Maven
2 1 (2.50%) Subversion
General
1 6 (15.00%) Manufacturing
2 4 (10.00%) Finance
3 2 (5.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 10 (25.00%) Network Engineer
2 7 (17.50%) Administrator
2 7 (17.50%) Network Security Engineer
2 7 (17.50%) Security Engineer
3 6 (15.00%) Systems Administrator
4 5 (12.50%) Analyst
4 5 (12.50%) Cisco Engineer
4 5 (12.50%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 4 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (7.50%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 3 (7.50%) Systems Analyst
7 2 (5.00%) Firewall Engineer
7 2 (5.00%) IT Administrator
7 2 (5.00%) IT Systems Administrator
7 2 (5.00%) Storage Administrator
7 2 (5.00%) Storage Systems Administrator
7 2 (5.00%) Support Engineer
7 2 (5.00%) Technical Design Authority
8 1 (2.50%) Cisco Network Support Engineer
8 1 (2.50%) Juniper Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.00%) .NET
2 3 (7.50%) LAMP
3 2 (5.00%) Web Services
4 1 (2.50%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.00%) Management Information System
2 3 (7.50%) Client/Server
2 3 (7.50%) Computer Science
2 3 (7.50%) Driving Licence
3 2 (5.00%) Clustering
3 2 (5.00%) Data Centre
3 2 (5.00%) HP Storage
3 2 (5.00%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.50%) Smart Energy
Operating Systems
1 20 (50.00%) Windows
2 18 (45.00%) Windows Server
3 10 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (17.50%) Linux
6 4 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (7.50%) CentOS
7 3 (7.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (5.00%) Ubuntu
8 2 (5.00%) Windows 7
9 1 (2.50%) Debian
9 1 (2.50%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (15.00%) Load Balancing
2 5 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (12.50%) Virtual Infrastructure
3 4 (10.00%) DevOps
3 4 (10.00%) ERP
3 4 (10.00%) ITIL
3 4 (10.00%) Performance Optimisation
4 3 (7.50%) Business Continuity
4 3 (7.50%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (7.50%) Enterprise Architecture
4 3 (7.50%) Identity Access Management
4 3 (7.50%) Information Management
4 3 (7.50%) Risk Management
4 3 (7.50%) Service Management
4 3 (7.50%) SOA
4 3 (7.50%) TOGAF
5 2 (5.00%) Kalman Filter
5 2 (5.00%) Presales
5 2 (5.00%) Server Building
6 1 (2.50%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 4 (10.00%) PowerShell
2 3 (7.50%) SQL
3 1 (2.50%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.50%) Perl
3 1 (2.50%) Python
3 1 (2.50%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 13 (32.50%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (17.50%) CCNA
3 6 (15.00%) CCIE
3 6 (15.00%) MCSE
3 6 (15.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (7.50%) Degree
5 2 (5.00%) DBS Check
5 2 (5.00%) MCP
6 1 (2.50%) CCENT
6 1 (2.50%) CCNP
6 1 (2.50%) CISM
6 1 (2.50%) CISSP
6 1 (2.50%) DV Cleared
6 1 (2.50%) SC Cleared
6 1 (2.50%) Security Cleared
6 1 (2.50%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.00%) SLA
2 1 (2.50%) COBIT
2 1 (2.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.50%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 17 (42.50%) Active Directory
2 13 (32.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (22.50%) Hyper-V
4 2 (5.00%) Virtual Servers
4 2 (5.00%) vSphere
5 1 (2.50%) Docker
5 1 (2.50%) iptables
5 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (2.50%) Postfix
5 1 (2.50%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 4 (10.00%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
1 4 (10.00%) SCCM
1 4 (10.00%) SCVMM
2 1 (2.50%) FortiGate
2 1 (2.50%) Nagios
2 1 (2.50%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.50%) Puppet
2 1 (2.50%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 16 (40.00%) Cisco
2 15 (37.50%) VMware
3 14 (35.00%) HP
4 13 (32.50%) Microsoft
5 9 (22.50%) Juniper
6 8 (20.00%) Brocade
7 7 (17.50%) F5
8 4 (10.00%) CheckPoint
8 4 (10.00%) EMC
8 4 (10.00%) JD Edwards
8 4 (10.00%) Veeam
9 3 (7.50%) Citrix
10 2 (5.00%) NetApp
10 2 (5.00%) ProCurve
11 1 (2.50%) Blue Coat
11 1 (2.50%) Palo Alto
11 1 (2.50%) Red Hat
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