The table below looks at the statistics for WAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheltenham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WAN over the 3 months to 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 48 44 36
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -8
Permanent jobs citing WAN 4 7 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 1.34% 2.36% 2.83%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.13% 11.86% 11.11%
Number of salaries quoted 3 7 6
Average salary £35,000 £23,500 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+48.93% -30.37%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
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
78 59 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 26.09% 19.93% 25.47%
Number of salaries quoted 77 54 53
Average salary £37,500 £34,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.29% -2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £48,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -

WAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WAN across the Cheltenham region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs across the Cheltenham 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 10 (76.92%) Windows
2 8 (61.54%) LAN
2 8 (61.54%) Microsoft
2 8 (61.54%) VMware
2 8 (61.54%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (61.54%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (53.85%) Firewall
3 7 (53.85%) Citrix
3 7 (53.85%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (46.15%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (46.15%) TCP/IP
4 6 (46.15%) SQL
4 6 (46.15%) SCCM
4 6 (46.15%) Hyper-V
5 5 (38.46%) XenApp
5 5 (38.46%) XenDesktop
5 5 (38.46%) Veeam
5 5 (38.46%) SCOM
5 5 (38.46%) SCVMM
5 5 (38.46%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 5 (38.46%) Exchange Server 2007
5 5 (38.46%) iSCSI
5 5 (38.46%) VMware ESXi
5 5 (38.46%) Lync
5 5 (38.46%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (38.46%) Office 365
5 5 (38.46%) NetScaler
5 5 (38.46%) vSphere
5 5 (38.46%) vMotion
5 5 (38.46%) MS Office

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs across the Cheltenham 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 5 (38.46%) Exchange Server 2007
1 5 (38.46%) Lync
1 5 (38.46%) Exchange Server 2010
1 5 (38.46%) MS Exchange
1 5 (38.46%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 5 (38.46%) MS Office
2 1 (7.69%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 5 (38.46%) Office 365
2 2 (15.38%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (61.54%) LAN
2 7 (53.85%) Firewall
3 6 (46.15%) TCP/IP
4 5 (38.46%) iSCSI
4 5 (38.46%) NetScaler
4 5 (38.46%) VPN
4 5 (38.46%) SAN
4 5 (38.46%) Wireless
4 5 (38.46%) VLAN
5 3 (23.08%) MPLS
5 3 (23.08%) DNS
6 2 (15.38%) DHCP
6 2 (15.38%) BGP
6 2 (15.38%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (7.69%) Cisco PIX
7 1 (7.69%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (7.69%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Help Desk Engineer
2 4 (30.77%) Support Engineer
2 4 (30.77%) 3rd Line Support
2 4 (30.77%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) IT Support Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) IT Support
4 1 (7.69%) Designer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Designer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Network Designer
4 1 (7.69%) Cisco Network Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Network Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Network Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Network Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Network Designer
4 1 (7.69%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 5 (38.46%) Clustering
1 5 (38.46%) PDA
2 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 10 (76.92%) Windows
2 8 (61.54%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (46.15%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (23.08%) Linux
5 2 (15.38%) Windows 7
6 1 (7.69%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (23.08%) ITIL
2 2 (15.38%) Service Delivery
3 1 (7.69%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (7.69%) Network Design
3 1 (7.69%) Project Management
3 1 (7.69%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (46.15%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (53.85%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (38.46%) MCSE
2 5 (38.46%) CCA
2 5 (38.46%) Citrix Certification
2 5 (38.46%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared
3 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
3 1 (7.69%) CCNA
3 1 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (7.69%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (61.54%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (46.15%) Hyper-V
3 5 (38.46%) XenApp
3 5 (38.46%) XenDesktop
3 5 (38.46%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 5 (38.46%) VMware ESXi
3 5 (38.46%) vSphere
3 5 (38.46%) VMware ESX
4 3 (23.08%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (46.15%) SCCM
2 5 (38.46%) SCOM
2 5 (38.46%) SCVMM
2 5 (38.46%) vMotion
2 5 (38.46%) Norton AntiVirus
2 5 (38.46%) Backup Exec
3 1 (7.69%) CA Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 8 (61.54%) Microsoft
1 8 (61.54%) VMware
2 7 (53.85%) Citrix
3 5 (38.46%) Veeam
3 5 (38.46%) Cisco
3 5 (38.46%) Symantec
3 5 (38.46%) Websense
4 2 (15.38%) HP
4 2 (15.38%) 3PAR
5 1 (7.69%) CA
5 1 (7.69%) Nokia
5 1 (7.69%) CheckPoint
5 1 (7.69%) Juniper
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