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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 65 93 112
Rank change year-on-year
+28 +19
Permanent jobs citing WAN 62 43 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 2.90% 1.74% 0.98%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 19.81% 7.85% 4.31%
Number of salaries quoted 50 36 16
Average salary £40,000 £37,250 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.38% -5.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,150 £50,750 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +6.66%
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
313 548 511
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 14.64% 22.18% 22.71%
Number of salaries quoted 269 430 422
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £28,984
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 31 August 2015.

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 31 August 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Peterborough +19 32 £40,000 - 1
Cambridge +10 25 £40,000 +8.10% 2
Huntingdon 0 3 £47,500 +35.71%
WAN
East of England

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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.

1 113 (83.09%) LAN
2 45 (33.09%) Data Centre
3 43 (31.62%) Wireless
4 37 (27.21%) Windows
5 36 (26.47%) VPN
5 36 (26.47%) Active Directory
6 34 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
7 33 (24.26%) Cisco
7 33 (24.26%) CCNP
7 33 (24.26%) TCP/IP
8 32 (23.53%) VoIP
8 32 (23.53%) Telecoms
9 28 (20.59%) Firewall
10 27 (19.85%) Windows Server 2008
11 26 (19.12%) OSPF
12 25 (18.38%) BGP
12 25 (18.38%) Citrix
13 24 (17.65%) SAN
14 22 (16.18%) Windows Server 2012
15 21 (15.44%) Windows Server 2003
16 20 (14.71%) ITIL
17 18 (13.24%) CCNA
17 18 (13.24%) Wi-Fi
17 18 (13.24%) PABX
18 17 (12.50%) NAS
18 17 (12.50%) Finance
18 17 (12.50%) Linux
19 16 (11.76%) Data Warehouse
19 16 (11.76%) OLTP
19 16 (11.76%) VMware

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 12 (8.82%) MS Exchange
2 6 (4.41%) SharePoint
3 5 (3.68%) Exchange Server 2003
3 5 (3.68%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (0.74%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 4 (2.94%) MS Office
2 2 (1.47%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.74%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (5.15%) Office 365
2 1 (0.74%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 113 (83.09%) LAN
2 43 (31.62%) Wireless
3 36 (26.47%) VPN
4 33 (24.26%) TCP/IP
5 32 (23.53%) VoIP
6 28 (20.59%) Firewall
7 26 (19.12%) OSPF
8 25 (18.38%) BGP
9 24 (17.65%) SAN
10 18 (13.24%) Wi-Fi
10 18 (13.24%) PABX
11 17 (12.50%) NAS
12 14 (10.29%) Multicast
13 13 (9.56%) EIGRP
14 12 (8.82%) WLAN
14 12 (8.82%) VRRP
15 11 (8.09%) HSRP
16 10 (7.35%) Telepresence
16 10 (7.35%) Unified Communications
16 10 (7.35%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (11.76%) Data Warehouse
1 16 (11.76%) OLTP
2 6 (4.41%) SQL Server
3 4 (2.94%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (2.94%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.74%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (0.74%) JIRA
General
1 32 (23.53%) Telecoms
2 17 (12.50%) Finance
3 11 (8.09%) Publishing
3 11 (8.09%) Marketing
4 4 (2.94%) Legal
5 2 (1.47%) Electronics
5 2 (1.47%) Retail
6 1 (0.74%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 29 (21.32%) Architect
2 28 (20.59%) Network Engineer
2 28 (20.59%) Infrastructure Architect
3 21 (15.44%) Support Engineer
4 13 (9.56%) Analyst
5 9 (6.62%) Server Support
5 9 (6.62%) Cisco Engineer
5 9 (6.62%) Senior Support Engineer
6 8 (5.88%) Server Support Engineer
6 8 (5.88%) Server Engineer
6 8 (5.88%) Senior Server Engineer
6 8 (5.88%) Support Analyst
6 8 (5.88%) Senior Server Support Engineer
7 6 (4.41%) 2nd Line Support
7 6 (4.41%) Help Desk Support
7 6 (4.41%) Network Manager
7 6 (4.41%) Provisioning Engineer
8 5 (3.68%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 5 (3.68%) Technical Analyst
8 5 (3.68%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.47%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 45 (33.09%) Data Centre
2 16 (11.76%) BYOD
3 11 (8.09%) Video Conferencing
4 10 (7.35%) Video on Demand
4 10 (7.35%) MPEG
5 9 (6.62%) Management Information System
6 8 (5.88%) Statistics
7 7 (5.15%) Enterprise Storage
8 5 (3.68%) Analytical Skills
9 4 (2.94%) Thin Client
9 4 (2.94%) HP Storage
9 4 (2.94%) Fat Client
10 3 (2.21%) Computer Science
10 3 (2.21%) GIS
10 3 (2.21%) Internet of Things
11 2 (1.47%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 37 (27.21%) Windows
2 27 (19.85%) Windows Server 2008
3 22 (16.18%) Windows Server 2012
4 21 (15.44%) Windows Server 2003
5 17 (12.50%) Linux
6 15 (11.03%) UNIX
7 14 (10.29%) Windows 7
8 9 (6.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (2.94%) Windows 2000 Server
10 2 (1.47%) Mac OS X
10 2 (1.47%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.74%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.74%) Windows XP
11 1 (0.74%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.74%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (14.71%) ITIL
2 13 (9.56%) Network Management
3 10 (7.35%) Stakeholder Management
4 9 (6.62%) Data Security
4 9 (6.62%) Market Research
4 9 (6.62%) Mentoring
5 8 (5.88%) Kalman Filter
5 8 (5.88%) Information Security
6 7 (5.15%) Penetration Testing
6 7 (5.15%) Load Balancing
6 7 (5.15%) Line Management
7 6 (4.41%) WAN Optimisation
7 6 (4.41%) Configuration Management
7 6 (4.41%) Project Management
8 4 (2.94%) Risk Management
8 4 (2.94%) Migration
8 4 (2.94%) Information Management
8 4 (2.94%) Business Analysis
8 4 (2.94%) Capacity Planning
8 4 (2.94%) Identity Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (2.21%) C
1 3 (2.21%) C++
1 3 (2.21%) Python
2 2 (1.47%) PHP
2 2 (1.47%) SQL
3 1 (0.74%) Perl
3 1 (0.74%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 34 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
2 33 (24.26%) CCNP
3 18 (13.24%) CCNA
4 13 (9.56%) Degree
5 8 (5.88%) CISM
5 8 (5.88%) RHCA
5 8 (5.88%) CISSP
5 8 (5.88%) RHCE
6 7 (5.15%) ITIL Certification
7 6 (4.41%) Microsoft Certification
8 5 (3.68%) CCIP
8 5 (3.68%) MCSE
9 4 (2.94%) CCIE
9 4 (2.94%) SSCP
9 4 (2.94%) CISA
10 3 (2.21%) MCP
10 3 (2.21%) DV Cleared
10 3 (2.21%) Security Cleared
11 2 (1.47%) HNC
12 1 (0.74%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.88%) SLA
2 5 (3.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.47%) JSP 440
4 1 (0.74%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.74%) COBIT
System Software
1 36 (26.47%) Active Directory
2 7 (5.15%) Terminal Services
3 6 (4.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (4.41%) Hyper-V
3 6 (4.41%) XenApp
3 6 (4.41%) XenDesktop
4 4 (2.94%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.74%) NFS
Systems Management
1 4 (2.94%) ARCserve
1 4 (2.94%) Oracle Identity Management
2 1 (0.74%) Backup Exec
2 1 (0.74%) WSUS
Vendors
1 33 (24.26%) Cisco
2 25 (18.38%) Citrix
3 16 (11.76%) VMware
4 13 (9.56%) Microsoft
5 12 (8.82%) Remedy
6 11 (8.09%) CheckPoint
7 10 (7.35%) Tandberg
8 9 (6.62%) Red Hat
9 8 (5.88%) NetApp
9 8 (5.88%) Cramer
9 8 (5.88%) Riverbed
10 7 (5.15%) EMC
11 6 (4.41%) HP
11 6 (4.41%) SolarWinds
12 4 (2.94%) Oracle
12 4 (2.94%) Juniper
12 4 (2.94%) CA
13 3 (2.21%) Mercator
14 1 (0.74%) Apple
14 1 (0.74%) Websense
Cambridgeshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cambridge University Press
Salary: Unspecified £Competitive with benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
St. Neots, Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + good benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £35000 - £45000.00 per annum + Package
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cancer Research Technology
Salary: From £30,000 to £32,000 per annum depending on experience
Posted: 6 days ago
Close to borders of Cambridgeshire Essex...
Questor Resourcing
Salary: Competitive salary according to experience
Posted: 7 days ago