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 28 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 52 72 66
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -6
Permanent jobs citing WAN 16 11 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 2.75% 1.69% 2.83%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 19.75% 8.27% 17.81%
Number of salaries quoted 16 11 17
Median salary £32,750 £32,500 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+0.76% -1.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,500 £27,300
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £37,500 £51,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
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
81 133 146
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 13.94% 20.40% 15.87%
Number of salaries quoted 74 94 120
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £29,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +20.68%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £22,500 £20,700
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 28 July 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 28 July 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 +19 8 £60,000 +84.61% 1
Weymouth - 3 £37,500 -
WAN
South West

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 30 (93.75%) LAN
2 23 (71.88%) Cisco
3 22 (68.75%) VPN
4 19 (59.38%) VLAN
5 18 (56.25%) Firewall
6 17 (53.13%) ITIL
7 15 (46.88%) CheckPoint
8 13 (40.63%) HTTP
8 13 (40.63%) TCP/IP
9 12 (37.50%) Linux
9 12 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
10 11 (34.38%) Apache
10 11 (34.38%) VMware
11 10 (31.25%) Data Security
11 10 (31.25%) CCNP
11 10 (31.25%) CCNA
11 10 (31.25%) Cisco ASA
12 9 (28.13%) Active Directory
12 9 (28.13%) Windows
12 9 (28.13%) SQL Server
12 9 (28.13%) MS Exchange
13 8 (25.00%) SMTP
13 8 (25.00%) DHCP
13 8 (25.00%) IIS
13 8 (25.00%) HP
13 8 (25.00%) EMC
13 8 (25.00%) SAN
13 8 (25.00%) DNS
13 8 (25.00%) IBM
13 8 (25.00%) Wi-Fi

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 11 (34.38%) Apache
2 9 (28.13%) MS Exchange
3 8 (25.00%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (3.13%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 30 (93.75%) LAN
2 22 (68.75%) VPN
3 19 (59.38%) VLAN
4 18 (56.25%) Firewall
5 13 (40.63%) HTTP
5 13 (40.63%) TCP/IP
6 10 (31.25%) Cisco ASA
7 8 (25.00%) DHCP
7 8 (25.00%) DNS
7 8 (25.00%) ICMP
7 8 (25.00%) Network Security
7 8 (25.00%) SAN
7 8 (25.00%) SMTP
7 8 (25.00%) Telnet
7 8 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
8 5 (15.63%) HTTPS
9 4 (12.50%) IP Telephony
10 3 (9.38%) IPv4
10 3 (9.38%) IPv6
10 3 (9.38%) L2TP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (28.13%) SQL Server
2 4 (12.50%) MySQL
General
1 6 (18.75%) Telecoms
2 5 (15.63%) Back Office
2 5 (15.63%) Finance
2 5 (15.63%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 13 (40.63%) Analyst
2 10 (31.25%) Network Analyst
3 8 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support
3 8 (25.00%) Senior Analyst
3 8 (25.00%) Senior Network Analyst
4 7 (21.88%) Network Engineer
5 5 (15.63%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 5 (15.63%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 5 (15.63%) Cisco Engineer
5 5 (15.63%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 5 (15.63%) Support Engineer
6 4 (12.50%) Administrator
6 4 (12.50%) Network Manager
6 4 (12.50%) Systems Administrator
7 3 (9.38%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
7 3 (9.38%) Linux Administrator
7 3 (9.38%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 3 (9.38%) Support Analyst
7 3 (9.38%) Telecoms Administrator
8 2 (6.25%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.38%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.63%) ASIC
1 5 (15.63%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 5 (15.63%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 12 (37.50%) Linux
2 9 (28.13%) Windows
3 3 (9.38%) Windows Server
4 1 (3.13%) Windows 10
4 1 (3.13%) Windows 7
4 1 (3.13%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (53.13%) ITIL
2 10 (31.25%) Data Security
3 6 (18.75%) Disaster Recovery
4 5 (15.63%) Business Continuity
4 5 (15.63%) Electronic Trading
4 5 (15.63%) Load Balancing
4 5 (15.63%) Low Latency
4 5 (15.63%) Network Architecture
4 5 (15.63%) Root Cause Analysis
4 5 (15.63%) Security Patching
5 3 (9.38%) Presales
6 2 (6.25%) Network Monitoring
7 1 (3.13%) Capacity Planning
7 1 (3.13%) Change Control
7 1 (3.13%) E-Commerce
7 1 (3.13%) ITIL V3
7 1 (3.13%) Network Design
7 1 (3.13%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 4 (12.50%) Perl
1 4 (12.50%) PHP
Qualifications
1 12 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (31.25%) CCNA
2 10 (31.25%) CCNP
3 5 (15.63%) CCSA
3 5 (15.63%) CCSE
3 5 (15.63%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (6.25%) CCDP
5 1 (3.13%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (28.13%) Active Directory
2 8 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (25.00%) Norton AntiVirus
1 8 (25.00%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 23 (71.88%) Cisco
2 15 (46.88%) CheckPoint
3 11 (34.38%) VMware
4 8 (25.00%) Brocade
4 8 (25.00%) EMC
4 8 (25.00%) HP
4 8 (25.00%) IBM
4 8 (25.00%) Symantec
4 8 (25.00%) Veeam
5 7 (21.88%) Extreme Networks
6 5 (15.63%) Juniper
6 5 (15.63%) Nokia
7 4 (12.50%) Avaya
Bournemouth, Dorset
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Significant bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago