The table below looks at the statistics for WAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cwmbran region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WAN over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank - - 21
Permanent jobs citing WAN 0 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cwmbran - - 3.45%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 7.14%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Average salary - - £28,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+10.66% -
WAN
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cwmbran region.

Communications & Networking Category
Cwmbran
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
40 6 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cwmbran 33.33% 14.29% 48.28%
Number of salaries quoted 30 6 28
Average salary £45,500 £28,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+62.50% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,750 £21,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £48,000 £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,700
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +0.75%

WAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Cwmbran

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WAN across the Cwmbran region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

WAN Jobs Demand Trend in Cwmbran

WAN
Salary Trend in Cwmbran

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

WAN Salary Trend in Cwmbran

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cwmbran

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Cwmbran 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 3 (100.00%) Apache
1 3 (100.00%) LAN
1 3 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (100.00%) VPN
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) CCNA
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco PIX
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (66.67%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (66.67%) Network Management
2 2 (66.67%) Spanning Tree
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) Brocade
2 2 (66.67%) VLAN
2 2 (66.67%) Network Load Balancing
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco IOS
2 2 (66.67%) IPsec
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) VMware ESX
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Workstation
2 2 (66.67%) SAN
2 2 (66.67%) Nokia
2 2 (66.67%) Firmware
2 2 (66.67%) CheckPoint
2 2 (66.67%) OSPF
2 2 (66.67%) BGP
2 2 (66.67%) Configuration Management
2 2 (66.67%) EIGRP

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Cwmbran by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Cwmbran 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 3 (100.00%) Apache
2 2 (66.67%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (100.00%) VPN
1 3 (100.00%) LAN
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco PIX
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (66.67%) Spanning Tree
2 2 (66.67%) IPsec
2 2 (66.67%) VLAN
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco IOS
2 2 (66.67%) DHCP
2 2 (66.67%) SNMP
2 2 (66.67%) ADSL
2 2 (66.67%) ISDN
2 2 (66.67%) DNS
2 2 (66.67%) SAN
2 2 (66.67%) OSPF
2 2 (66.67%) BGP
2 2 (66.67%) EIGRP
2 2 (66.67%) IGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Senior Network Engineer
1 3 (100.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Network Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Network Support
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Network Support
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Network Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Configuration Management
1 2 (66.67%) Network Load Balancing
1 2 (66.67%) Capacity Planning
1 2 (66.67%) Network Management
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) CCNA
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (66.67%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Firmware
1 2 (66.67%) VMware ESX
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Workstation
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Dell
2 2 (66.67%) EMC
2 2 (66.67%) Nokia
2 2 (66.67%) CheckPoint
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Brocade
3 1 (33.33%) Red Hat