The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Dorset region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 59 62 52
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -10
Permanent jobs citing WAN 26 17 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 2.86% 2.24% 1.26%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 18.57% 13.60% 8.22%
Number of salaries quoted 17 16 6
Average salary £33,000 £40,000 £28,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.50% +39.13%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,300 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £45,000 £51,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Communications & Networking Category
Dorset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
140 125 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 15.42% 16.45% 15.34%
Number of salaries quoted 114 93 61
Average salary £29,000 £40,000 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.50% +10.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £22,850 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £45,600
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
WAN
South West

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 23 July 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 23 July 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 17 £30,000 -33.33% 3
Ferndown - 3 £34,000 -
Dorchester +5 1 £22,500 -10.00%
Poole - 1 £47,500 -
WAN
South West

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 33 (76.74%) LAN
2 24 (55.81%) Firewall
3 21 (48.84%) Windows
4 20 (46.51%) VMware
5 19 (44.19%) Cisco
6 15 (34.88%) Microsoft
6 15 (34.88%) SQL Server
7 11 (25.58%) Active Directory
7 11 (25.58%) SAN
8 10 (23.26%) Microsoft Certification
8 10 (23.26%) MS Office
8 10 (23.26%) MS Excel
8 10 (23.26%) VLAN
9 9 (20.93%) Degree
9 9 (20.93%) SharePoint
9 9 (20.93%) Linux
9 9 (20.93%) MCSA
9 9 (20.93%) Citrix
9 9 (20.93%) VoIP
9 9 (20.93%) Network Design
10 8 (18.60%) DNS
10 8 (18.60%) Cisco ASA
11 7 (16.28%) VMware Infrastructure
11 7 (16.28%) Cisco CUCM
11 7 (16.28%) TCP/IP
11 7 (16.28%) MS Exchange
12 6 (13.95%) IBM Notes
12 6 (13.95%) Lotus Domino
12 6 (13.95%) IIS
12 6 (13.95%) Avaya

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 9 (20.93%) SharePoint
2 7 (16.28%) MS Exchange
3 6 (13.95%) IIS
3 6 (13.95%) IBM Notes
3 6 (13.95%) Lotus Domino
4 5 (11.63%) Apache
5 4 (9.30%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (6.98%) SharePoint 2010
6 3 (6.98%) Lync
7 2 (4.65%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (2.33%) Documentum
8 1 (2.33%) Commerce Server
Applications
1 10 (23.26%) MS Office
1 10 (23.26%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.65%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (6.98%) AWD
2 2 (4.65%) Visualfiles
2 2 (4.65%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.98%) Office 365
2 1 (2.33%) IaaS
2 1 (2.33%) SaaS
2 1 (2.33%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 33 (76.74%) LAN
2 24 (55.81%) Firewall
3 11 (25.58%) SAN
4 10 (23.26%) VLAN
5 9 (20.93%) VoIP
6 8 (18.60%) DNS
6 8 (18.60%) Cisco ASA
7 7 (16.28%) TCP/IP
8 5 (11.63%) Wireless
8 5 (11.63%) Cisco Nexus
8 5 (11.63%) WLAN
9 4 (9.30%) PSTN
9 4 (9.30%) MPLS
9 4 (9.30%) OSPF
10 3 (6.98%) LDAP
10 3 (6.98%) Broadband
10 3 (6.98%) NAS
10 3 (6.98%) PABX
11 2 (4.65%) VPLS
11 2 (4.65%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (34.88%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.98%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (4.65%) MySQL
4 1 (2.33%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 4 (9.30%) Telecoms
1 4 (9.30%) Finance
2 2 (4.65%) Electronics
2 2 (4.65%) Retail
3 1 (2.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (13.95%) 3rd Line Support
2 5 (11.63%) Support Engineer
2 5 (11.63%) Analyst
2 5 (11.63%) Team Leader
2 5 (11.63%) Network Specialist
3 4 (9.30%) Project Manager
3 4 (9.30%) Support Analyst
3 4 (9.30%) IT Support
4 3 (6.98%) Support Team Leader
4 3 (6.98%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (4.65%) Administrator
5 2 (4.65%) Network Analyst
5 2 (4.65%) Network Administrator
5 2 (4.65%) Head of IT
5 2 (4.65%) IT Project Manager
5 2 (4.65%) Systems Support Analyst
5 2 (4.65%) Network Support
5 2 (4.65%) Network Support Analyst
5 2 (4.65%) Network Engineer
5 2 (4.65%) Systems Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.98%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.95%) Blackberry
1 6 (13.95%) PDA
2 3 (6.98%) Replication
3 2 (4.65%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.65%) EPoS
4 1 (2.33%) Client/Server
4 1 (2.33%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 21 (48.84%) Windows
2 9 (20.93%) Linux
3 6 (13.95%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (11.63%) UNIX
4 5 (11.63%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (9.30%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (6.98%) CentOS
6 3 (6.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (4.65%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (20.93%) Network Design
2 4 (9.30%) ERP
2 4 (9.30%) Project Management
2 4 (9.30%) Service Delivery
2 4 (9.30%) ITIL
3 3 (6.98%) PRINCE2
3 3 (6.98%) Incident Management
4 2 (4.65%) Web Development
4 2 (4.65%) Time Management
4 2 (4.65%) Performance Management
4 2 (4.65%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (4.65%) Software Engineering
4 2 (4.65%) Strategic Management
4 2 (4.65%) CRM
4 2 (4.65%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (4.65%) Scrum
4 2 (4.65%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (2.33%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (2.33%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (11.63%) SQL
2 3 (6.98%) C
3 2 (4.65%) C#
3 2 (4.65%) C++
3 2 (4.65%) Java
3 2 (4.65%) Perl
3 2 (4.65%) PHP
3 2 (4.65%) Embedded C
4 1 (2.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (23.26%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (20.93%) MCSA
2 9 (20.93%) Degree
3 4 (9.30%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (6.98%) CCNP
4 3 (6.98%) PMI Certification
5 2 (4.65%) PMP
5 2 (4.65%) CCNA
5 2 (4.65%) MCP
5 2 (4.65%) MCSE
5 2 (4.65%) MCITP
5 2 (4.65%) CAPM
6 1 (2.33%) MCTS
System Software
1 11 (25.58%) Active Directory
2 7 (16.28%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (6.98%) VMware ESX
3 3 (6.98%) vSphere
4 2 (4.65%) BlackBerry Internet Service
5 1 (2.33%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 7 (16.28%) Cisco CUCM
2 6 (13.95%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 6 (13.95%) MAILsweeper
2 6 (13.95%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 20 (46.51%) VMware
2 19 (44.19%) Cisco
3 15 (34.88%) Microsoft
4 9 (20.93%) Citrix
5 6 (13.95%) Avaya
5 6 (13.95%) NetApp
5 6 (13.95%) Lotus
5 6 (13.95%) Symantec
5 6 (13.95%) Clearswift
5 6 (13.95%) Panasonic
6 5 (11.63%) HP
7 4 (9.30%) Oracle
8 3 (6.98%) JBoss
8 3 (6.98%) Dell
8 3 (6.98%) CommVault
8 3 (6.98%) TIBCO
9 2 (4.65%) CheckPoint
9 2 (4.65%) Nokia
9 2 (4.65%) Juniper
9 2 (4.65%) Blue Coat
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Posted: 6 hours ago
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