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

3 months to
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
Rank 84 83 69
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -14
Permanent jobs citing WAN 17 29 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.42% 1.95% 2.89%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.85% 9.60% 11.94%
Number of salaries quoted 7 24 31
Median salary £45,000 £41,250 £43,900
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% -6.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,100 £23,550 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,000 £57,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%

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
248 302 377
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 20.68% 20.32% 24.21%
Number of salaries quoted 205 227 275
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £43,950
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +8.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £56,400 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +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 February 2017.

WAN Salary Histogram in Cambridge

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 28 February 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 35 (97.22%) LAN
2 29 (80.56%) Cisco
3 24 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
4 22 (61.11%) CCNP
4 22 (61.11%) DNS
4 22 (61.11%) ITIL
5 20 (55.56%) VPN
6 18 (50.00%) TCP/IP
6 18 (50.00%) DHCP
6 18 (50.00%) Wireless
6 18 (50.00%) VLAN
7 17 (47.22%) Problem Management
7 17 (47.22%) SolarWinds
7 17 (47.22%) Network Management
7 17 (47.22%) Cisco Nexus
7 17 (47.22%) VoIP
7 17 (47.22%) FTP
7 17 (47.22%) IPv4
7 17 (47.22%) CCIE
8 13 (36.11%) Linux
9 11 (30.56%) Windows
10 8 (22.22%) Firewall
10 8 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
11 6 (16.67%) VMware
11 6 (16.67%) Unix
11 6 (16.67%) ITIL V3
11 6 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
12 5 (13.89%) Bash Shell
12 5 (13.89%) Microsoft
12 5 (13.89%) Wi-Fi

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 1 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (2.78%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (5.56%) MS Excel
1 2 (5.56%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 35 (97.22%) LAN
2 22 (61.11%) DNS
3 20 (55.56%) VPN
4 18 (50.00%) DHCP
4 18 (50.00%) TCP/IP
4 18 (50.00%) VLAN
4 18 (50.00%) Wireless
5 17 (47.22%) Cisco Nexus
5 17 (47.22%) FTP
5 17 (47.22%) IPv4
5 17 (47.22%) VoIP
6 8 (22.22%) Firewall
7 5 (13.89%) Wi-Fi
8 3 (8.33%) SAN
9 2 (5.56%) DMVPN
9 2 (5.56%) Ethernet
9 2 (5.56%) H.323
9 2 (5.56%) IPsec
9 2 (5.56%) ISDN
9 2 (5.56%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.78%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 2 (5.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (19.44%) Analyst
1 7 (19.44%) Network Analyst
2 6 (16.67%) Linux Engineer
2 6 (16.67%) Technical Leader
3 5 (13.89%) Cisco Analyst
3 5 (13.89%) Cisco Engineer
3 5 (13.89%) Cisco Network Analyst
3 5 (13.89%) Linux Support
3 5 (13.89%) Linux Support Engineer
3 5 (13.89%) Network Manager
3 5 (13.89%) Network Operations Manager
3 5 (13.89%) Operations Manager
3 5 (13.89%) Support Engineer
4 4 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (11.11%) Senior Analyst
4 4 (11.11%) Senior Network Analyst
4 4 (11.11%) Telephony Manager
5 3 (8.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 3 (8.33%) Unix Engineer
5 3 (8.33%) Unix Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 8 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (8.33%) Data Centre
3 2 (5.56%) Driving Licence
3 2 (5.56%) Security Operations Centre
4 1 (2.78%) Blackberry
4 1 (2.78%) Client/Server
4 1 (2.78%) iPad
4 1 (2.78%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 13 (36.11%) Linux
2 11 (30.56%) Windows
3 6 (16.67%) Unix
4 1 (2.78%) Windows 8
4 1 (2.78%) Windows Server
4 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (2.78%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (61.11%) ITIL
2 17 (47.22%) Network Management
2 17 (47.22%) Problem Management
3 6 (16.67%) ITIL V3
4 4 (11.11%) Service Design
5 3 (8.33%) Presales
5 3 (8.33%) Virtual Environments
6 2 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (5.56%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (5.56%) Security Operations
6 2 (5.56%) Service Delivery
7 1 (2.78%) BPR
7 1 (2.78%) Business Continuity
7 1 (2.78%) Customer Requirements
7 1 (2.78%) Identity Access Management
7 1 (2.78%) Matrix Organization
7 1 (2.78%) Risk Management
7 1 (2.78%) Service Management
7 1 (2.78%) Software Engineering
7 1 (2.78%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 5 (13.89%) Bash Shell
2 3 (8.33%) Perl
2 3 (8.33%) Python
3 1 (2.78%) C
3 1 (2.78%) SQL
Qualifications
1 24 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 22 (61.11%) CCNP
3 17 (47.22%) CCIE
4 4 (11.11%) Degree
5 2 (5.56%) CCNA
5 2 (5.56%) CCSA
5 2 (5.56%) CCSE
5 2 (5.56%) Check Point Certification
System Software
1 6 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (8.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (2.78%) Backup Exec
1 1 (2.78%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 29 (80.56%) Cisco
2 17 (47.22%) SolarWinds
3 6 (16.67%) VMware
4 5 (13.89%) Microsoft
5 4 (11.11%) CheckPoint
5 4 (11.11%) Citrix
6 3 (8.33%) Intel
7 2 (5.56%) F5
7 2 (5.56%) Mitel
7 2 (5.56%) Riverbed
8 1 (2.78%) Symantec
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