The table below looks at the statistics for WAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WAN over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 64 68 56
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -12
Permanent jobs citing WAN 20 12 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 2.63% 1.66% 2.60%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 16.00% 11.21% 10.95%
Number of salaries quoted 14 10 11
Average salary £29,500 £42,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.58% +54.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £37,400 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £36,150 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -1.31%
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
125 107 137
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 16.43% 14.84% 23.78%
Number of salaries quoted 107 74 82
Average salary £30,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,250 £27,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £49,700
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

WAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WAN across the Dorset region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 19 September 2014.

WAN Salary Histogram in Dorset

WAN
Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WAN within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bournemouth -7 12 £30,000 -33.33%
Dorchester - 2 £22,500 -
Poole - 1 £47,500 - 1
WAN
South West

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Dorset 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 26 (68.42%) LAN
2 21 (55.26%) Firewall
3 18 (47.37%) VMware
4 17 (44.74%) Windows
5 15 (39.47%) SQL Server
6 14 (36.84%) Microsoft
7 13 (34.21%) Cisco
7 13 (34.21%) SAN
8 11 (28.95%) Active Directory
9 10 (26.32%) SharePoint
9 10 (26.32%) Degree
10 9 (23.68%) VMware Infrastructure
10 9 (23.68%) VLAN
10 9 (23.68%) MS Excel
10 9 (23.68%) MS Office
10 9 (23.68%) Microsoft Certification
11 8 (21.05%) Citrix
11 8 (21.05%) MCSA
11 8 (21.05%) MS Exchange
11 8 (21.05%) TCP/IP
11 8 (21.05%) Cisco ASA
12 7 (18.42%) Network Design
12 7 (18.42%) IIS
12 7 (18.42%) Linux
13 6 (15.79%) DNS
13 6 (15.79%) HP
13 6 (15.79%) Finance
14 5 (13.16%) Wireless
14 5 (13.16%) Service Delivery
14 5 (13.16%) Windows Server 2008

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Dorset 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 10 (26.32%) SharePoint
2 8 (21.05%) MS Exchange
3 7 (18.42%) IIS
4 4 (10.53%) IBM Notes
4 4 (10.53%) Lotus Domino
4 4 (10.53%) Apache
4 4 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (7.89%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 3 (7.89%) SharePoint 2010
5 3 (7.89%) Lync
6 1 (2.63%) Documentum
6 1 (2.63%) Commerce Server
Applications
1 9 (23.68%) MS Office
1 9 (23.68%) MS Excel
2 3 (7.89%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (10.53%) AWD
2 3 (7.89%) Visualfiles
3 2 (5.26%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.89%) Office 365
2 1 (2.63%) IaaS
2 1 (2.63%) SaaS
2 1 (2.63%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (68.42%) LAN
2 21 (55.26%) Firewall
3 13 (34.21%) SAN
4 9 (23.68%) VLAN
5 8 (21.05%) Cisco ASA
5 8 (21.05%) TCP/IP
6 6 (15.79%) DNS
7 5 (13.16%) WLAN
7 5 (13.16%) Wireless
7 5 (13.16%) Cisco Nexus
8 4 (10.53%) LDAP
8 4 (10.53%) NAS
9 3 (7.89%) PABX
9 3 (7.89%) Internet
9 3 (7.89%) VoIP
10 2 (5.26%) Wi-Fi
11 1 (2.63%) MPLS
11 1 (2.63%) Broadband
11 1 (2.63%) PBX
11 1 (2.63%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (39.47%) SQL Server
2 4 (10.53%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (2.63%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 6 (15.79%) Finance
2 4 (10.53%) Electronics
2 4 (10.53%) Telecoms
3 2 (5.26%) Banking
3 2 (5.26%) Retail
4 1 (2.63%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (15.79%) Team Leader
2 5 (13.16%) Network Specialist
3 4 (10.53%) Support Team Leader
3 4 (10.53%) IT Support
3 4 (10.53%) Software Engineer
3 4 (10.53%) Analyst
3 4 (10.53%) Support Engineer
3 4 (10.53%) 3rd Line Support
4 3 (7.89%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (7.89%) Project Manager
4 3 (7.89%) Support Analyst
5 2 (5.26%) Network Support Analyst
5 2 (5.26%) Systems Support
5 2 (5.26%) Systems Analyst
5 2 (5.26%) 2nd Line Support
5 2 (5.26%) Network Analyst
5 2 (5.26%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (5.26%) 2nd Line Support Manager
5 2 (5.26%) Head of IT
5 2 (5.26%) Systems Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.53%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.53%) Blackberry
1 4 (10.53%) Replication
1 4 (10.53%) PDA
1 4 (10.53%) Computer Science
1 4 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.26%) EPoS
3 1 (2.63%) Client/Server
3 1 (2.63%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 17 (44.74%) Windows
2 7 (18.42%) Linux
3 5 (13.16%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (13.16%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (10.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (10.53%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (7.89%) CentOS
5 3 (7.89%) UNIX
6 2 (5.26%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (18.42%) Network Design
2 5 (13.16%) Service Delivery
2 5 (13.16%) Mentoring
3 4 (10.53%) ERP
3 4 (10.53%) Software Engineering
3 4 (10.53%) Scrum
3 4 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (7.89%) Incident Management
4 3 (7.89%) Project Management
4 3 (7.89%) Time Management
4 3 (7.89%) Performance Management
4 3 (7.89%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (5.26%) Web Development
5 2 (5.26%) CRM
5 2 (5.26%) ITIL
5 2 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (5.26%) Strategic Management
6 1 (2.63%) Telemarketing
6 1 (2.63%) Supplier Management
6 1 (2.63%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 5 (13.16%) C
2 4 (10.53%) C#
2 4 (10.53%) C++
2 4 (10.53%) Java
2 4 (10.53%) SQL
2 4 (10.53%) Embedded C
3 1 (2.63%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (26.32%) Degree
2 9 (23.68%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (21.05%) MCSA
4 3 (7.89%) MCP
4 3 (7.89%) MCSE
4 3 (7.89%) MCITP
5 2 (5.26%) CCNA
5 2 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (2.63%) PMI Certification
6 1 (2.63%) MCTS
6 1 (2.63%) CCNP
System Software
1 11 (28.95%) Active Directory
2 9 (23.68%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (7.89%) VMware ESX
3 3 (7.89%) BlackBerry Internet Service
3 3 (7.89%) vSphere
4 1 (2.63%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (13.16%) Cisco CUCM
2 4 (10.53%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 4 (10.53%) MAILsweeper
2 4 (10.53%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 18 (47.37%) VMware
2 14 (36.84%) Microsoft
3 13 (34.21%) Cisco
4 8 (21.05%) Citrix
5 6 (15.79%) HP
6 5 (13.16%) Oracle
7 4 (10.53%) JBoss
7 4 (10.53%) NetApp
7 4 (10.53%) Lotus
7 4 (10.53%) TIBCO
7 4 (10.53%) Symantec
7 4 (10.53%) Avaya
7 4 (10.53%) Clearswift
7 4 (10.53%) Panasonic
8 3 (7.89%) CommVault
8 3 (7.89%) Dell
9 1 (2.63%) Primavera
Dorset
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Cross Train to SharePoint
Posted: 2 days ago