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 3 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 58 52 58
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +6
Permanent jobs citing WAN 3 8 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 0.61% 1.94% 0.29%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.44% 8.42% 0.96%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 1
Median salary £58,750 £43,250 £17,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+35.83% +154.41%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £41,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +10.66%
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
123 95 104
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 24.95% 23.06% 29.71%
Number of salaries quoted 102 83 96
Median salary £46,000 £37,250 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+23.48% -6.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,850 £28,400 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 3 May 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 7 (100.00%) LAN
2 6 (85.71%) Cisco
2 6 (85.71%) HP
2 6 (85.71%) VMware
3 5 (71.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
3 5 (71.43%) Data Centre
4 3 (42.86%) XenApp
4 3 (42.86%) IBM
4 3 (42.86%) Citrix
4 3 (42.86%) NetApp
4 3 (42.86%) Firewall
5 2 (28.57%) MPLS
5 2 (28.57%) TACACS
5 2 (28.57%) Wireless
5 2 (28.57%) Tripwire
5 2 (28.57%) ProCurve
5 2 (28.57%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (28.57%) HP ASE
5 2 (28.57%) HP MASE
5 2 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (28.57%) CCNP
5 2 (28.57%) COM
5 2 (28.57%) Windows
5 2 (28.57%) Cisco IOS
5 2 (28.57%) IronPort
5 2 (28.57%) VPN
5 2 (28.57%) Presales
5 2 (28.57%) Meraki
5 2 (28.57%) Software-Defined Networking

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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (100.00%) LAN
2 3 (42.86%) Firewall
3 2 (28.57%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (28.57%) Cisco IOS
3 2 (28.57%) MPLS
3 2 (28.57%) Software-Defined Networking
3 2 (28.57%) TACACS
3 2 (28.57%) VPN
3 2 (28.57%) Wireless
4 1 (14.29%) BIG-IP
4 1 (14.29%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (14.29%) Network Security
4 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Architect
1 3 (42.86%) Infrastructure Architect
1 3 (42.86%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
1 3 (42.86%) IT Architect
1 3 (42.86%) IT Infrastructure Architect
1 3 (42.86%) Solutions Architect
2 2 (28.57%) Consultant
2 2 (28.57%) Network Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Network Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Network Security Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) COM
2 1 (14.29%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
2 1 (14.29%) Linux
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Presales
2 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
2 1 (14.29%) SIEM
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) CCNP
1 2 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (28.57%) HP ASE
1 2 (28.57%) HP MASE
System Software
1 5 (71.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (42.86%) XenApp
3 1 (14.29%) vSphere
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Cisco
1 6 (85.71%) HP
1 6 (85.71%) VMware
2 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
3 3 (42.86%) Citrix
3 3 (42.86%) IBM
3 3 (42.86%) NetApp
4 2 (28.57%) IronPort
4 2 (28.57%) Meraki
4 2 (28.57%) ProCurve
4 2 (28.57%) Tripwire
5 1 (14.29%) F5
5 1 (14.29%) Palo Alto
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £45000 - £55000.00 per annum + Car, Pension, Bonus etc
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