The table below looks at the statistics for WAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WAN over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 99 89 102
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +13
Permanent jobs citing WAN 44 44 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 1.75% 2.05% 1.77%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.66% 9.21% 7.76%
Number of salaries quoted 39 29 42
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,050 £26,200 £21,550
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +1.33%
WAN
East of England

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

Communications & Networking Category
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
508 478 644
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 20.17% 22.29% 22.80%
Number of salaries quoted 389 348 487
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £28,000 £28,900
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

WAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

WAN Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

WAN
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

WAN Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

WAN
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WAN across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

WAN Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

WAN
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WAN within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge -6 19 £32,500 -17.19% 2
Peterborough -11 9 £42,500 +37.09% 1
Huntingdon -4 1 £35,000 +27.27%
WAN
East of England

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 78 (85.71%) LAN
2 44 (48.35%) Windows
3 40 (43.96%) Microsoft
4 35 (38.46%) VMware
4 35 (38.46%) Active Directory
5 27 (29.67%) ITIL
5 27 (29.67%) HP
5 27 (29.67%) MS Excel
5 27 (29.67%) Cisco
6 26 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
6 26 (28.57%) TCP/IP
7 24 (26.37%) Linux
8 22 (24.18%) Windows Server 2012
8 22 (24.18%) MS Exchange
9 21 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
10 20 (21.98%) DNS
11 19 (20.88%) Cisco Certification
12 18 (19.78%) Network Security
13 16 (17.58%) DHCP
13 16 (17.58%) MS Office
13 16 (17.58%) Analytical Skills
14 15 (16.48%) Hyper-V
14 15 (16.48%) Citrix
14 15 (16.48%) SAN
15 14 (15.38%) Dell
15 14 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
16 13 (14.29%) UNIX
16 13 (14.29%) CCNP
16 13 (14.29%) SCCM
17 12 (13.19%) Telecoms

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 22 (24.18%) MS Exchange
2 4 (4.40%) IIS
2 4 (4.40%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (3.30%) SharePoint
4 2 (2.20%) Lync
5 1 (1.10%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.10%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (1.10%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.10%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 27 (29.67%) MS Excel
2 16 (17.58%) MS Office
3 1 (1.10%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 1 (1.10%) Oracle 11i
1 1 (1.10%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 10 (10.99%) SaaS
1 10 (10.99%) PaaS
1 10 (10.99%) IaaS
2 4 (4.40%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 78 (85.71%) LAN
2 26 (28.57%) TCP/IP
3 20 (21.98%) DNS
4 18 (19.78%) Network Security
5 16 (17.58%) DHCP
6 15 (16.48%) SAN
7 12 (13.19%) Firewall
8 10 (10.99%) OSPF
8 10 (10.99%) BGP
8 10 (10.99%) VPN
9 8 (8.79%) Intrusion Detection
10 7 (7.69%) Wireless
10 7 (7.69%) NAS
10 7 (7.69%) FTP
11 6 (6.59%) SMTP
11 6 (6.59%) Fibre Channel
11 6 (6.59%) Cisco Nexus
11 6 (6.59%) InfiniBand
11 6 (6.59%) iSCSI
11 6 (6.59%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (6.59%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.10%) FileMaker
2 1 (1.10%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (4.40%) Bugzilla
1 4 (4.40%) JIRA
1 4 (4.40%) TestLink
General
1 12 (13.19%) Telecoms
2 6 (6.59%) Manufacturing
3 3 (3.30%) Finance
Job Titles
1 18 (19.78%) Analyst
2 16 (17.58%) Administrator
3 15 (16.48%) Network Engineer
4 14 (15.38%) Systems Administrator
5 11 (12.09%) Consultant
6 10 (10.99%) Network Consultant
6 10 (10.99%) Network Security Engineer
6 10 (10.99%) Service Analyst
6 10 (10.99%) Service Desk Analyst
6 10 (10.99%) Security Engineer
7 9 (9.89%) Architect
8 7 (7.69%) IT Manager
8 7 (7.69%) Systems Engineer
9 6 (6.59%) Support Engineer
9 6 (6.59%) Junior
9 6 (6.59%) Linux Administrator
9 6 (6.59%) IT Support
9 6 (6.59%) Junior Architect
10 5 (5.49%) Solutions Analyst
10 5 (5.49%) Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.10%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 16 (17.58%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (10.99%) Open Source
3 6 (6.59%) Computer Science
4 5 (5.49%) Mobile Computing
4 5 (5.49%) PMI
5 4 (4.40%) Streaming Media
5 4 (4.40%) IPTV
5 4 (4.40%) Client/Server
6 2 (2.20%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (1.10%) Visualisation
7 1 (1.10%) Blackberry
7 1 (1.10%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 44 (48.35%) Windows
2 26 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
3 24 (26.37%) Linux
4 22 (24.18%) Windows Server 2012
5 13 (14.29%) UNIX
6 10 (10.99%) Android
6 10 (10.99%) Windows Phone
6 10 (10.99%) Apple iOS
7 9 (9.89%) Windows 7
8 6 (6.59%) CentOS
8 6 (6.59%) Windows Server 2003
9 5 (5.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 5 (5.49%) Windows 8
10 4 (4.40%) Ubuntu
11 3 (3.30%) Windows 2000 Server
12 1 (1.10%) Mac OS X
12 1 (1.10%) HPUX
12 1 (1.10%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (29.67%) ITIL
2 14 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (13.19%) Line Management
4 11 (12.09%) Asset Management
5 10 (10.99%) Service Delivery
6 9 (9.89%) Load Balancing
7 8 (8.79%) Disaster Recovery
8 7 (7.69%) Project Management
8 7 (7.69%) Business Continuity
9 5 (5.49%) Information Security
9 5 (5.49%) Business Development
9 5 (5.49%) Service Management
9 5 (5.49%) PRINCE
9 5 (5.49%) Stakeholder Management
10 4 (4.40%) Scrum
10 4 (4.40%) Regression Testing
10 4 (4.40%) Test Scripting
11 3 (3.30%) Technical Architecture
11 3 (3.30%) Mentoring
12 2 (2.20%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 11 (12.09%) SQL
2 10 (10.99%) Python
3 6 (6.59%) Perl
4 5 (5.49%) Bash Shell
5 2 (2.20%) PowerShell
5 2 (2.20%) Shell Script
6 1 (1.10%) Korn
6 1 (1.10%) PL/SQL
6 1 (1.10%) C
6 1 (1.10%) C#
Qualifications
1 19 (20.88%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (14.29%) CCNP
3 12 (13.19%) CCNA
4 6 (6.59%) CISSP
5 5 (5.49%) ITIL Certification
5 5 (5.49%) PMI Certification
5 5 (5.49%) Degree
6 2 (2.20%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (2.20%) MCSE
7 1 (1.10%) MCSA
7 1 (1.10%) MCITP
7 1 (1.10%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.59%) SLA
System Software
1 35 (38.46%) Active Directory
2 21 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (16.48%) Hyper-V
4 6 (6.59%) vSphere
5 4 (4.40%) XenApp
6 3 (3.30%) XenDesktop
6 3 (3.30%) NFS
7 2 (2.20%) Terminal Services
8 1 (1.10%) Samba
8 1 (1.10%) VMware Workstation
8 1 (1.10%) XenServer
8 1 (1.10%) DFS Replication
8 1 (1.10%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 13 (14.29%) SCCM
2 9 (9.89%) FortiGate
3 1 (1.10%) MAILsweeper
Vendors
1 40 (43.96%) Microsoft
2 35 (38.46%) VMware
3 27 (29.67%) HP
3 27 (29.67%) Cisco
4 15 (16.48%) Citrix
5 14 (15.38%) Dell
6 10 (10.99%) Apple
6 10 (10.99%) Red Gate
7 8 (8.79%) EMC
8 6 (6.59%) Red Hat
8 6 (6.59%) Isilon
9 4 (4.40%) Perforce
10 3 (3.30%) Avaya
10 3 (3.30%) Oracle
11 2 (2.20%) NetApp
12 1 (1.10%) SolarWinds
12 1 (1.10%) Sage
12 1 (1.10%) CheckPoint
12 1 (1.10%) Remedy
12 1 (1.10%) BT
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