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 26 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 101 71 94
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +23
Permanent jobs citing WAN 25 64 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 1.35% 3.07% 1.70%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.49% 20.13% 7.82%
Number of salaries quoted 20 47 36
Median salary £33,000 £40,000 £37,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-17.50% +7.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £24,800 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £56,600 £50,750
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%
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
334 318 550
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 18.08% 15.24% 21.79%
Number of salaries quoted 273 268 431
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £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 26 August 2016.

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 26 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +7 19 £32,500 -18.75% 2
Peterborough -12 11 £40,000 - 2
Huntingdon -4 1 £19,000 -60.00%
St Neots - 1 £17,000 - 1
WAN
East of England

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 26 August 2016, 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 51 (91.07%) LAN
2 34 (60.71%) Firewall
3 27 (48.21%) Windows
4 25 (44.64%) Cisco
5 24 (42.86%) Windows Server
6 21 (37.50%) TCP/IP
7 20 (35.71%) Active Directory
8 17 (30.36%) VMware
9 16 (28.57%) Microsoft
10 15 (26.79%) HP
10 15 (26.79%) Windows Server 2008
11 14 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
11 14 (25.00%) Hyper-V
11 14 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
11 14 (25.00%) ITIL
12 13 (23.21%) Juniper
13 12 (21.43%) SAN
14 11 (19.64%) Cisco Certification
14 11 (19.64%) BGP
14 11 (19.64%) Network Security
15 10 (17.86%) VPN
16 9 (16.07%) MPLS
16 9 (16.07%) MS Excel
17 8 (14.29%) OSPF
17 8 (14.29%) CheckPoint
18 7 (12.50%) CCNA
18 7 (12.50%) Avaya
18 7 (12.50%) Ethernet
18 7 (12.50%) Wireless
19 6 (10.71%) Wi-Fi

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 (8.93%) MS Exchange
2 4 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.79%) Apache
3 1 (1.79%) IIS
3 1 (1.79%) nginx
3 1 (1.79%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.79%) Tomcat
Applications
1 9 (16.07%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.57%) MS Office
3 1 (1.79%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (7.14%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.79%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.36%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (5.36%) Office 365
2 1 (1.79%) GitHub
2 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 51 (91.07%) LAN
2 34 (60.71%) Firewall
3 21 (37.50%) TCP/IP
4 12 (21.43%) SAN
5 11 (19.64%) BGP
5 11 (19.64%) Network Security
6 10 (17.86%) VPN
7 9 (16.07%) MPLS
8 8 (14.29%) OSPF
9 7 (12.50%) Ethernet
9 7 (12.50%) Wireless
10 6 (10.71%) VLAN
10 6 (10.71%) VoIP
10 6 (10.71%) Wi-Fi
11 5 (8.93%) DNS
12 4 (7.14%) Cisco ASA
12 4 (7.14%) Cisco Nexus
12 4 (7.14%) IP Telephony
12 4 (7.14%) Multicast
12 4 (7.14%) xDSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.57%) SQL Server
1 2 (3.57%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (3.57%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (1.79%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (1.79%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (1.79%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.79%) Jenkins
1 1 (1.79%) Maven
1 1 (1.79%) Subversion
General
1 4 (7.14%) Manufacturing
2 3 (5.36%) Finance
3 2 (3.57%) French Language
3 2 (3.57%) German Language
3 2 (3.57%) Spanish Language
4 1 (1.79%) Back Office
4 1 (1.79%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (23.21%) Analyst
1 13 (23.21%) Network Engineer
2 9 (16.07%) Cisco Engineer
2 9 (16.07%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 6 (10.71%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 6 (10.71%) Network Security Engineer
3 6 (10.71%) Security Engineer
4 5 (8.93%) Infrastructure Support
4 5 (8.93%) Network Analyst
5 4 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (7.14%) Systems Analyst
5 4 (7.14%) Team Leader
6 3 (5.36%) Administrator
6 3 (5.36%) Infrastructure Support Team Leader
6 3 (5.36%) Infrastructure Team Leader
6 3 (5.36%) Support Team Leader
6 3 (5.36%) Systems Administrator
6 3 (5.36%) Technical Design Authority
7 2 (3.57%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
7 2 (3.57%) Storage Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.14%) .NET
2 3 (5.36%) 802.1X
2 3 (5.36%) Web Services
3 1 (1.79%) LAMP
3 1 (1.79%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.71%) Data Centre
2 5 (8.93%) HP Storage
3 4 (7.14%) Management Information System
4 3 (5.36%) Client/Server
4 3 (5.36%) Computer Science
4 3 (5.36%) Driving Licence
5 2 (3.57%) Clustering
5 2 (3.57%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (1.79%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.79%) Smart Energy
6 1 (1.79%) STB
Operating Systems
1 27 (48.21%) Windows
2 24 (42.86%) Windows Server
3 15 (26.79%) Windows Server 2008
4 14 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (10.71%) Linux
6 5 (8.93%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (1.79%) CentOS
8 1 (1.79%) Debian
8 1 (1.79%) Solaris
8 1 (1.79%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (25.00%) ITIL
2 6 (10.71%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (8.93%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (8.93%) ERP
3 5 (8.93%) Load Balancing
4 4 (7.14%) DevOps
4 4 (7.14%) E-Commerce
4 4 (7.14%) Network Management
4 4 (7.14%) Virtual Infrastructure
5 3 (5.36%) Business Continuity
5 3 (5.36%) Change Management
5 3 (5.36%) Data Privacy
5 3 (5.36%) Identity Access Management
5 3 (5.36%) Information Management
5 3 (5.36%) Kalman Filter
5 3 (5.36%) Performance Optimisation
5 3 (5.36%) Risk Management
5 3 (5.36%) Service Delivery
5 3 (5.36%) Service Management
5 3 (5.36%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 4 (7.14%) PowerShell
1 4 (7.14%) SQL
2 1 (1.79%) JavaScript
2 1 (1.79%) Perl
2 1 (1.79%) Python
2 1 (1.79%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 11 (19.64%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (12.50%) CCNA
3 4 (7.14%) CCIE
3 4 (7.14%) MCSE
3 4 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (5.36%) Degree
4 3 (5.36%) DV Cleared
4 3 (5.36%) SC Cleared
4 3 (5.36%) Security Cleared
5 2 (3.57%) DBS Check
6 1 (1.79%) CCENT
6 1 (1.79%) CISM
6 1 (1.79%) CISSP
6 1 (1.79%) MCP
6 1 (1.79%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.93%) SLA
2 2 (3.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.79%) COBIT
3 1 (1.79%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 20 (35.71%) Active Directory
2 14 (25.00%) Hyper-V
2 14 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (5.36%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (1.79%) Docker
4 1 (1.79%) iptables
4 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (1.79%) Postfix
4 1 (1.79%) Sendmail
4 1 (1.79%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (7.14%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
1 4 (7.14%) SCCM
1 4 (7.14%) SCVMM
2 3 (5.36%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (1.79%) FortiGate
3 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (1.79%) Nagios
3 1 (1.79%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.79%) Puppet
3 1 (1.79%) Red Hat Satellite
3 1 (1.79%) WSUS
Vendors
1 25 (44.64%) Cisco
2 17 (30.36%) VMware
3 16 (28.57%) Microsoft
4 15 (26.79%) HP
5 13 (23.21%) Juniper
6 8 (14.29%) CheckPoint
7 7 (12.50%) Avaya
8 6 (10.71%) Brocade
9 5 (8.93%) F5
10 4 (7.14%) EMC
10 4 (7.14%) Infoblox
10 4 (7.14%) JD Edwards
10 4 (7.14%) SolarWinds
10 4 (7.14%) Veeam
11 3 (5.36%) Citrix
11 3 (5.36%) Nokia
11 3 (5.36%) Symantec
12 2 (3.57%) NetApp
12 2 (3.57%) ProCurve
12 2 (3.57%) Riverbed
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