The table below looks at the statistics for WAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheltenham 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 53 53 51
Rank change year-on-year
0 -2
Permanent jobs citing WAN 12 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 2.83% 0.61% 1.09%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 16.00% 2.33% 5.56%
Number of salaries quoted 12 1 2
Median salary £42,500 £35,000 £26,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% +30.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £35,000 £20,150
10% offered a salary of more than £62,750 £35,000 £33,350
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%
WAN
Gloucestershire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Cheltenham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
75 86 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 17.69% 26.30% 19.64%
Number of salaries quoted 69 79 44
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,400 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

WAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

The demand trend of job ads across the Cheltenham region citing WAN as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

WAN Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

WAN
Salary Trend in Cheltenham

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

WAN Salary Trend in Cheltenham

WAN
Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WAN across the Cheltenham region over the 3 months to 26 August 2016.

WAN Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

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 Cheltenham region with a requirement for WAN.

1 18 (100.00%) LAN
2 17 (94.44%) Windows
3 14 (77.78%) Windows Server
4 13 (72.22%) TCP/IP
4 13 (72.22%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (61.11%) Windows Server 2012
6 10 (55.56%) VMware
6 10 (55.56%) VMware Infrastructure
6 10 (55.56%) Linux
7 7 (38.89%) Red Hat
7 7 (38.89%) DV Cleared
7 7 (38.89%) Security Cleared
7 7 (38.89%) VMware ESX
7 7 (38.89%) CentOS
7 7 (38.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 7 (38.89%) Cybercrime
8 6 (33.33%) Active Directory
9 5 (27.78%) Citrix
9 5 (27.78%) Microsoft
9 5 (27.78%) Hyper-V
9 5 (27.78%) Advertising
10 4 (22.22%) Windows 8
10 4 (22.22%) Office 365
10 4 (22.22%) Cisco
11 3 (16.67%) Service Delivery
11 3 (16.67%) XenApp
11 3 (16.67%) SaaS
11 3 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
12 2 (11.11%) Windows 7
12 2 (11.11%) Google

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham 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 2 (11.11%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (11.11%) MS Excel
1 2 (11.11%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (22.22%) Office 365
2 3 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (16.67%) SaaS
3 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 18 (100.00%) LAN
2 13 (72.22%) TCP/IP
3 2 (11.11%) DHCP
3 2 (11.11%) DNS
3 2 (11.11%) Firewall
3 2 (11.11%) Internet
3 2 (11.11%) Structured Cabling
3 2 (11.11%) VLAN
3 2 (11.11%) VPN
4 1 (5.56%) NAS
4 1 (5.56%) SAN
General
1 5 (27.78%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 7 (38.89%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (27.78%) Platform Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) 1st Line Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) 1st Line Support Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) 1st Line Support Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Architect
3 2 (11.11%) Infrastructure Architect
3 2 (11.11%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
3 2 (11.11%) IT Architect
3 2 (11.11%) IT Infrastructure Architect
3 2 (11.11%) Senior Consultant
3 2 (11.11%) Senior Technical Consultant
3 2 (11.11%) Service Desk Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Service Desk Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Service Desk Support
3 2 (11.11%) Service Desk Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.11%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (38.89%) Cybercrime
2 2 (11.11%) Clustering
3 1 (5.56%) Data Centre
3 1 (5.56%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 17 (94.44%) Windows
2 14 (77.78%) Windows Server
3 13 (72.22%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (61.11%) Windows Server 2012
5 10 (55.56%) Linux
6 7 (38.89%) CentOS
6 7 (38.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (22.22%) Windows 8
8 2 (11.11%) Windows 7
8 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (11.11%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (16.67%) Service Delivery
2 2 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (11.11%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 7 (38.89%) DV Cleared
1 7 (38.89%) Security Cleared
2 2 (11.11%) CCNA
2 2 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (11.11%) MCSE
2 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (5.56%) Degree
3 1 (5.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 10 (55.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (38.89%) VMware ESX
3 6 (33.33%) Active Directory
4 5 (27.78%) Hyper-V
5 3 (16.67%) XenApp
6 2 (11.11%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (5.56%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (5.56%) vSphere
Vendors
1 10 (55.56%) VMware
2 7 (38.89%) Red Hat
3 5 (27.78%) Citrix
3 5 (27.78%) Microsoft
4 4 (22.22%) Cisco
5 2 (11.11%) Google
5 2 (11.11%) HP
6 1 (5.56%) 3PAR
6 1 (5.56%) Aruba
6 1 (5.56%) Facebook
6 1 (5.56%) IBM
6 1 (5.56%) NetApp
6 1 (5.56%) SonicWALL