The table below looks at the statistics for WAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WAN over the 3 months to 19 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Wide Area Network (WAN)
East of England / Cambridgeshire
Rank 85 104 100
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -4
Permanent jobs citing WAN 34 30 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 2.12% 1.52% 1.57%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.97% 8.13% 7.76%
Number of salaries quoted 20 23 34
Median salary £50,000 £29,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+72.41% -29.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £20,900 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £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 Cambridgeshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
310 369 464
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 19.30% 18.71% 20.30%
Number of salaries quoted 263 283 359
Median salary £47,500 £44,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.95% -2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

WAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Cambridgeshire region citing WAN as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 January 2017.

WAN Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

WAN
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WAN within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge +3 21 £58,500 +101.72% 1
Peterborough -5 10 £38,500 +32.75%
Huntingdon -4 1 £37,500 +29.31%
WAN
East of England

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 19 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for WAN.

1 52 (86.67%) LAN
2 42 (70.00%) Cisco
3 28 (46.67%) TCP/IP
3 28 (46.67%) ITIL
4 26 (43.33%) Cisco Certification
5 23 (38.33%) Firewall
6 22 (36.67%) Wireless
7 21 (35.00%) VPN
8 20 (33.33%) DNS
9 19 (31.67%) VoIP
10 18 (30.00%) CCNP
11 17 (28.33%) Windows
12 16 (26.67%) VMware
12 16 (26.67%) Data Centre
13 15 (25.00%) Problem Management
13 15 (25.00%) DHCP
14 14 (23.33%) CCIE
14 14 (23.33%) VLAN
14 14 (23.33%) Cisco Nexus
15 13 (21.67%) Network Management
15 13 (21.67%) SolarWinds
15 13 (21.67%) IPv4
15 13 (21.67%) FTP
15 13 (21.67%) Active Directory
16 12 (20.00%) CheckPoint
16 12 (20.00%) Ethernet
16 12 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
17 11 (18.33%) SAN
18 10 (16.67%) Avaya
18 10 (16.67%) Linux

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 5 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 5 (8.33%) MS Exchange
2 2 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 5 (8.33%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (3.33%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.33%) Office 365
2 1 (1.67%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 52 (86.67%) LAN
2 28 (46.67%) TCP/IP
3 23 (38.33%) Firewall
4 22 (36.67%) Wireless
5 21 (35.00%) VPN
6 20 (33.33%) DNS
7 19 (31.67%) VoIP
8 15 (25.00%) DHCP
9 14 (23.33%) Cisco Nexus
9 14 (23.33%) VLAN
10 13 (21.67%) FTP
10 13 (21.67%) IPv4
11 12 (20.00%) Ethernet
11 12 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
12 11 (18.33%) SAN
13 9 (15.00%) 802.11
13 9 (15.00%) ATM
13 9 (15.00%) Frame Relay
13 9 (15.00%) Network Security
13 9 (15.00%) xDSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (8.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (3.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 2 (3.33%) Finance
1 2 (3.33%) French Language
1 2 (3.33%) German Language
1 2 (3.33%) Retail
1 2 (3.33%) Spanish Language
2 1 (1.67%) Advertising
2 1 (1.67%) Electronics
2 1 (1.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 24 (40.00%) Analyst
2 17 (28.33%) Network Analyst
3 8 (13.33%) Cisco Analyst
3 8 (13.33%) Cisco Network Analyst
3 8 (13.33%) Network Engineer
4 6 (10.00%) Cisco Engineer
5 5 (8.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 5 (8.33%) Solutions Analyst
5 5 (8.33%) Technical Analyst
5 5 (8.33%) Technical Leader
6 4 (6.67%) Architect
6 4 (6.67%) Cisco Security Analyst
6 4 (6.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (6.67%) Linux Engineer
6 4 (6.67%) Linux Support
6 4 (6.67%) Linux Support Engineer
6 4 (6.67%) Security Analyst
6 4 (6.67%) Security Engineer
6 4 (6.67%) Solutions Architect
6 4 (6.67%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (15.00%) 802.1X
2 2 (3.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 16 (26.67%) Data Centre
2 7 (11.67%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (5.00%) HP Storage
4 2 (3.33%) Clustering
4 2 (3.33%) Driving Licence
4 2 (3.33%) Security Operations Centre
5 1 (1.67%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.67%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.67%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.67%) iPad
5 1 (1.67%) iPhone
5 1 (1.67%) STB
Operating Systems
1 17 (28.33%) Windows
2 10 (16.67%) Linux
2 10 (16.67%) Windows Server
3 8 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (13.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (8.33%) Unix
5 2 (3.33%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (1.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.67%) Windows 8
6 1 (1.67%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (46.67%) ITIL
2 15 (25.00%) Problem Management
3 13 (21.67%) Network Management
4 10 (16.67%) ITIL V3
5 7 (11.67%) Change Control
6 5 (8.33%) Presales
6 5 (8.33%) Service Delivery
7 4 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
7 4 (6.67%) Service Design
8 3 (5.00%) Data Privacy
8 3 (5.00%) Incident Management
8 3 (5.00%) Network Design
9 2 (3.33%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (3.33%) Capacity Planning
9 2 (3.33%) ERP
9 2 (3.33%) High Availability
9 2 (3.33%) Security Operations
9 2 (3.33%) Service Management
9 2 (3.33%) Supplier Management
9 2 (3.33%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 4 (6.67%) Bash Shell
2 3 (5.00%) PowerShell
2 3 (5.00%) SQL
3 2 (3.33%) Perl
3 2 (3.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 26 (43.33%) Cisco Certification
2 18 (30.00%) CCNP
3 14 (23.33%) CCIE
4 9 (15.00%) CCNA
5 4 (6.67%) Degree
6 2 (3.33%) CCSA
6 2 (3.33%) CCSE
6 2 (3.33%) Check Point Certification
6 2 (3.33%) DV Cleared
6 2 (3.33%) SC Cleared
6 2 (3.33%) Security Cleared
7 1 (1.67%) DBS Check
7 1 (1.67%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.67%) ISO 9001
1 1 (1.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (1.67%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (21.67%) Active Directory
2 10 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (11.67%) Hyper-V
4 4 (6.67%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (1.67%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (1.67%) vSphere
5 1 (1.67%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (6.67%) Norton AntiVirus
2 3 (5.00%) SCCM
3 2 (3.33%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 2 (3.33%) SCVMM
4 1 (1.67%) Backup Exec
4 1 (1.67%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (1.67%) SCOM
4 1 (1.67%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 42 (70.00%) Cisco
2 16 (26.67%) VMware
3 13 (21.67%) SolarWinds
4 12 (20.00%) CheckPoint
5 10 (16.67%) Avaya
6 8 (13.33%) Microsoft
7 6 (10.00%) Riverbed
8 5 (8.33%) Brocade
8 5 (8.33%) Citrix
8 5 (8.33%) HP
8 5 (8.33%) Symantec
9 4 (6.67%) Nokia
10 3 (5.00%) Intel
10 3 (5.00%) Juniper
11 2 (3.33%) EMC
11 2 (3.33%) F5
11 2 (3.33%) JD Edwards
11 2 (3.33%) Mitel
11 2 (3.33%) Nortel
11 2 (3.33%) Veeam
St. Neots, Cambridgeshire
Aria Select Ltd
Salary: From £23,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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The One Group
Salary: £28k - 32k per year
Posted: 3 days ago