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 18 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
Rank 83 83 94
Rank change year-on-year
0 +11
Permanent jobs citing WAN 21 24 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.87% 1.67% 1.00%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.46% 8.48% 4.49%
Number of salaries quoted 16 19 16
Median salary £58,500 £29,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+101.72% -17.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £22,200 £25,875
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%

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
222 283 356
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 19.75% 19.65% 22.24%
Number of salaries quoted 192 213 263
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +6.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £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 18 January 2017.

WAN Salary Histogram in Cambridge

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, 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 33 (94.29%) LAN
2 24 (68.57%) Cisco
3 20 (57.14%) DNS
4 19 (54.29%) ITIL
4 19 (54.29%) Cisco Certification
5 17 (48.57%) TCP/IP
5 17 (48.57%) VPN
6 16 (45.71%) CCNP
7 15 (42.86%) DHCP
8 14 (40.00%) Wireless
8 14 (40.00%) VLAN
9 13 (37.14%) Problem Management
9 13 (37.14%) SolarWinds
9 13 (37.14%) FTP
9 13 (37.14%) VoIP
9 13 (37.14%) IPv4
9 13 (37.14%) CCIE
9 13 (37.14%) Windows
9 13 (37.14%) Network Management
9 13 (37.14%) Cisco Nexus
10 11 (31.43%) Firewall
11 10 (28.57%) VMware
11 10 (28.57%) Linux
12 9 (25.71%) VMware Infrastructure
13 8 (22.86%) Microsoft
14 7 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
15 6 (17.14%) Windows Server
16 5 (14.29%) Hyper-V
16 5 (14.29%) CheckPoint
16 5 (14.29%) SAN

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 (8.57%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (8.57%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 5 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.71%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (5.71%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.86%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 33 (94.29%) LAN
2 20 (57.14%) DNS
3 17 (48.57%) TCP/IP
3 17 (48.57%) VPN
4 15 (42.86%) DHCP
5 14 (40.00%) VLAN
5 14 (40.00%) Wireless
6 13 (37.14%) Cisco Nexus
6 13 (37.14%) FTP
6 13 (37.14%) IPv4
6 13 (37.14%) VoIP
7 11 (31.43%) Firewall
8 5 (14.29%) SAN
9 3 (8.57%) Ethernet
9 3 (8.57%) Network Security
9 3 (8.57%) Wi-Fi
10 2 (5.71%) BGP
10 2 (5.71%) DMVPN
10 2 (5.71%) DSL
10 2 (5.71%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.86%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 2 (5.71%) Finance
1 2 (5.71%) French Language
1 2 (5.71%) German Language
1 2 (5.71%) Spanish Language
2 1 (2.86%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (22.86%) Analyst
2 6 (17.14%) Network Analyst
3 5 (14.29%) Technical Leader
4 4 (11.43%) Cisco Analyst
4 4 (11.43%) Cisco Network Analyst
4 4 (11.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (11.43%) Linux Engineer
4 4 (11.43%) Linux Support
4 4 (11.43%) Linux Support Engineer
4 4 (11.43%) Network Engineer
4 4 (11.43%) Support Engineer
5 3 (8.57%) Architect
5 3 (8.57%) Cloud Architect
5 3 (8.57%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
5 3 (8.57%) Cloud Solutions Architect
5 3 (8.57%) Data Architect
5 3 (8.57%) Data Centre Architect
5 3 (8.57%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
5 3 (8.57%) Senior Analyst
5 3 (8.57%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.71%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (8.57%) Data Centre
3 2 (5.71%) Clustering
3 2 (5.71%) Driving Licence
3 2 (5.71%) Security Operations Centre
4 1 (2.86%) Blackberry
4 1 (2.86%) Client/Server
4 1 (2.86%) HP Storage
4 1 (2.86%) iPad
4 1 (2.86%) iPhone
4 1 (2.86%) STB
Operating Systems
1 13 (37.14%) Windows
2 10 (28.57%) Linux
3 6 (17.14%) Windows Server
4 5 (14.29%) Unix
5 4 (11.43%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (11.43%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (5.71%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (2.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (2.86%) Windows 8
7 1 (2.86%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (54.29%) ITIL
2 13 (37.14%) Network Management
2 13 (37.14%) Problem Management
3 5 (14.29%) ITIL V3
4 4 (11.43%) Presales
4 4 (11.43%) Service Delivery
4 4 (11.43%) Service Design
5 2 (5.71%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (5.71%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (5.71%) ERP
5 2 (5.71%) Security Operations
5 2 (5.71%) Virtual Environments
6 1 (2.86%) BPR
6 1 (2.86%) Business Continuity
6 1 (2.86%) High Availability
6 1 (2.86%) Kalman Filter
6 1 (2.86%) Network Design
6 1 (2.86%) Risk Management
6 1 (2.86%) Service Management
6 1 (2.86%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 4 (11.43%) Bash Shell
2 2 (5.71%) Perl
2 2 (5.71%) PowerShell
2 2 (5.71%) Python
3 1 (2.86%) SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (54.29%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (45.71%) CCNP
3 13 (37.14%) CCIE
4 3 (8.57%) CCNA
4 3 (8.57%) Degree
5 2 (5.71%) CCSA
5 2 (5.71%) CCSE
5 2 (5.71%) Check Point Certification
5 2 (5.71%) DV Cleared
5 2 (5.71%) SC Cleared
5 2 (5.71%) Security Cleared
6 1 (2.86%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (25.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (14.29%) Active Directory
2 5 (14.29%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (2.86%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 2 (5.71%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
1 2 (5.71%) SCCM
1 2 (5.71%) SCVMM
2 1 (2.86%) Backup Exec
2 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (2.86%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 24 (68.57%) Cisco
2 13 (37.14%) SolarWinds
3 10 (28.57%) VMware
4 8 (22.86%) Microsoft
5 5 (14.29%) CheckPoint
6 4 (11.43%) Citrix
7 3 (8.57%) HP
7 3 (8.57%) Intel
8 2 (5.71%) EMC
8 2 (5.71%) F5
8 2 (5.71%) JD Edwards
8 2 (5.71%) Juniper
8 2 (5.71%) Mitel
8 2 (5.71%) Riverbed
8 2 (5.71%) Veeam
9 1 (2.86%) Brocade
9 1 (2.86%) ProCurve
9 1 (2.86%) Symantec
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
The One Group
Salary: £28k - 32k per year
Posted: 2 days ago