The table below looks at the statistics for WAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WAN over the 3 months to 30 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 53 68 63
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -5
Permanent jobs citing WAN 18 19 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 3.23% 2.46% 2.28%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 20.93% 12.75% 13.71%
Number of salaries quoted 18 19 12
Median salary £28,000 £32,500 £29,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.84% +10.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,700 £28,000 £23,150
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £32,500 £33,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
WAN
South West

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

Communications & Networking Category
Dorset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
86 149 124
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 15.41% 19.33% 16.67%
Number of salaries quoted 79 130 105
Median salary £28,000 £32,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.84% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £21,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

WAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

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

WAN Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

WAN
Salary Trend in Dorset

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

WAN Salary Trend in Dorset

WAN
Salary Histogram in Dorset

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WAN across the Dorset region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016.

WAN Salary Histogram in Dorset

WAN
Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WAN within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 30 September 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
Bournemouth +1 9 £28,500 -12.30% 1
WAN
South West

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 Dorset region with a requirement for WAN.

1 28 (100.00%) LAN
2 24 (85.71%) Cisco
3 22 (78.57%) VPN
4 21 (75.00%) VLAN
5 19 (67.86%) TCP/IP
6 18 (64.29%) HTTP
6 18 (64.29%) Firewall
7 17 (60.71%) ITIL
8 16 (57.14%) Windows
8 16 (57.14%) Active Directory
9 14 (50.00%) SQL Server
9 14 (50.00%) MS Exchange
9 14 (50.00%) VMware
9 14 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
10 13 (46.43%) DHCP
10 13 (46.43%) DNS
10 13 (46.43%) Linux
11 12 (42.86%) IIS
11 12 (42.86%) Apache
11 12 (42.86%) SMTP
11 12 (42.86%) HP
11 12 (42.86%) EMC
11 12 (42.86%) IBM
11 12 (42.86%) CheckPoint
11 12 (42.86%) Tivoli
11 12 (42.86%) Symantec
11 12 (42.86%) Norton AntiVirus
11 12 (42.86%) Data Security
11 12 (42.86%) ICMP
11 12 (42.86%) Telnet

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset 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 14 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 12 (42.86%) Apache
2 12 (42.86%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (3.57%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 28 (100.00%) LAN
2 22 (78.57%) VPN
3 21 (75.00%) VLAN
4 19 (67.86%) TCP/IP
5 18 (64.29%) Firewall
5 18 (64.29%) HTTP
6 13 (46.43%) DHCP
6 13 (46.43%) DNS
7 12 (42.86%) ICMP
7 12 (42.86%) Network Security
7 12 (42.86%) SAN
7 12 (42.86%) SMTP
7 12 (42.86%) Telnet
8 8 (28.57%) Wi-Fi
9 6 (21.43%) Cisco ASA
9 6 (21.43%) HTTPS
10 1 (3.57%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (50.00%) SQL Server
General
1 10 (35.71%) Finance
2 6 (21.43%) Back Office
2 6 (21.43%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 12 (42.86%) 2nd Line Support
2 10 (35.71%) Support Engineer
3 9 (32.14%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 9 (32.14%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 9 (32.14%) Analyst
4 6 (21.43%) Cisco Engineer
4 6 (21.43%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 6 (21.43%) Network Analyst
4 6 (21.43%) Network Engineer
4 6 (21.43%) Senior Analyst
4 6 (21.43%) Senior Network Analyst
5 3 (10.71%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
5 3 (10.71%) Support Analyst
6 2 (7.14%) IT Support
6 2 (7.14%) IT Support Technician
6 2 (7.14%) IT Technician
6 2 (7.14%) Support Technician
7 1 (3.57%) 3rd Line Support
7 1 (3.57%) Senior Manager
7 1 (3.57%) Server Support
Miscellaneous
1 9 (32.14%) Statistics
2 6 (21.43%) ASIC
2 6 (21.43%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 16 (57.14%) Windows
2 13 (46.43%) Linux
3 5 (17.86%) Windows Server
4 3 (10.71%) Windows 10
4 3 (10.71%) Windows 7
4 3 (10.71%) Windows 8
5 2 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (60.71%) ITIL
2 12 (42.86%) Data Security
3 10 (35.71%) Disaster Recovery
4 9 (32.14%) Business Continuity
4 9 (32.14%) Root Cause Analysis
4 9 (32.14%) Security Patching
5 6 (21.43%) Electronic Trading
5 6 (21.43%) High-Frequency Trading
5 6 (21.43%) Load Balancing
5 6 (21.43%) Low Latency
5 6 (21.43%) Network Architecture
6 1 (3.57%) E-Commerce
6 1 (3.57%) Translating Business Requirements
Qualifications
1 6 (21.43%) CCNA
1 6 (21.43%) CCNP
1 6 (21.43%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (14.29%) CCSA
2 4 (14.29%) CCSE
2 4 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (3.57%) MCSE
3 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 16 (57.14%) Active Directory
2 14 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (7.14%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 12 (42.86%) Norton AntiVirus
1 12 (42.86%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 24 (85.71%) Cisco
2 14 (50.00%) VMware
3 12 (42.86%) Brocade
3 12 (42.86%) CheckPoint
3 12 (42.86%) EMC
3 12 (42.86%) HP
3 12 (42.86%) IBM
3 12 (42.86%) Symantec
3 12 (42.86%) Veeam
4 11 (39.29%) Extreme Networks
5 6 (21.43%) Juniper
6 4 (14.29%) Nokia
7 1 (3.57%) Microsoft
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