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 2 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 65 65 59
Rank change year-on-year
0 -6
Permanent jobs citing WAN 15 11 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 2.08% 1.67% 2.73%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.27% 11.34% 10.49%
Number of salaries quoted 11 10 13
Average salary £29,000 £42,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.76% +54.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £37,400 £18,900
10% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £45,000 £47,700
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £38,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+1.31% -1.29%
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
113 97 162
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 15.67% 14.74% 26.00%
Number of salaries quoted 96 67 96
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 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £50,000
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 2 October 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 2 October 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 -10 8 £31,500 -30.00%
Dorchester - 2 £22,500 -
WAN
South West

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 2 October 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 23 (65.71%) LAN
2 18 (51.43%) Firewall
3 17 (48.57%) VMware
4 14 (40.00%) Windows
5 13 (37.14%) SQL Server
5 13 (37.14%) SAN
6 12 (34.29%) Cisco
7 11 (31.43%) Microsoft
7 11 (31.43%) Active Directory
8 10 (28.57%) SharePoint
9 9 (25.71%) Degree
9 9 (25.71%) VMware Infrastructure
10 8 (22.86%) Cisco ASA
10 8 (22.86%) MS Exchange
10 8 (22.86%) Microsoft Certification
11 7 (20.00%) Citrix
11 7 (20.00%) MCSA
11 7 (20.00%) IIS
11 7 (20.00%) Linux
11 7 (20.00%) Network Design
11 7 (20.00%) VLAN
12 6 (17.14%) Finance
12 6 (17.14%) MS Office
12 6 (17.14%) MS Excel
12 6 (17.14%) TCP/IP
12 6 (17.14%) HP
13 5 (14.29%) DNS
13 5 (14.29%) WLAN
13 5 (14.29%) C
13 5 (14.29%) Oracle

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 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 (28.57%) SharePoint
2 8 (22.86%) MS Exchange
3 7 (20.00%) IIS
4 4 (11.43%) Apache
4 4 (11.43%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (8.57%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 3 (8.57%) SharePoint 2010
5 3 (8.57%) Lync
5 3 (8.57%) IBM Notes
5 3 (8.57%) Lotus Domino
6 1 (2.86%) Documentum
Applications
1 6 (17.14%) MS Office
1 6 (17.14%) MS Excel
2 3 (8.57%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (11.43%) AWD
2 3 (8.57%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.86%) SaaS
1 1 (2.86%) PaaS
1 1 (2.86%) Office 365
1 1 (2.86%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (65.71%) LAN
2 18 (51.43%) Firewall
3 13 (37.14%) SAN
4 8 (22.86%) Cisco ASA
5 7 (20.00%) VLAN
6 6 (17.14%) TCP/IP
7 5 (14.29%) DNS
7 5 (14.29%) WLAN
7 5 (14.29%) Wireless
7 5 (14.29%) Cisco Nexus
8 4 (11.43%) NAS
8 4 (11.43%) LDAP
9 3 (8.57%) PABX
9 3 (8.57%) Internet
10 2 (5.71%) Wi-Fi
11 1 (2.86%) MPLS
11 1 (2.86%) Broadband
11 1 (2.86%) PBX
11 1 (2.86%) VoIP
11 1 (2.86%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (37.14%) SQL Server
2 4 (11.43%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (2.86%) Data Warehouse
General
1 6 (17.14%) Finance
2 4 (11.43%) Electronics
2 4 (11.43%) Telecoms
3 2 (5.71%) Banking
4 1 (2.86%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (17.14%) Team Leader
2 5 (14.29%) Network Specialist
3 4 (11.43%) Support Team Leader
3 4 (11.43%) IT Support
3 4 (11.43%) Software Engineer
3 4 (11.43%) Analyst
4 3 (8.57%) Support Analyst
4 3 (8.57%) Project Manager
4 3 (8.57%) 3rd Line Support
4 3 (8.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) 2nd Line Support
5 2 (5.71%) Systems Support
5 2 (5.71%) Network Support Analyst
5 2 (5.71%) Support Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) Systems Analyst
5 2 (5.71%) Network Analyst
5 2 (5.71%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) 2nd Line Support Manager
5 2 (5.71%) Head of IT
5 2 (5.71%) Systems Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.43%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.43%) Replication
1 4 (11.43%) Computer Science
1 4 (11.43%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (8.57%) Blackberry
2 3 (8.57%) PDA
3 1 (2.86%) Client/Server
3 1 (2.86%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 14 (40.00%) Windows
2 7 (20.00%) Linux
3 5 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (11.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (11.43%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (8.57%) UNIX
5 3 (8.57%) CentOS
6 2 (5.71%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (20.00%) Network Design
2 5 (14.29%) Service Delivery
2 5 (14.29%) Mentoring
3 4 (11.43%) Software Engineering
3 4 (11.43%) Scrum
3 4 (11.43%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (8.57%) Incident Management
4 3 (8.57%) Project Management
4 3 (8.57%) Time Management
4 3 (8.57%) Performance Management
4 3 (8.57%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (5.71%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (5.71%) ITIL
5 2 (5.71%) CRM
5 2 (5.71%) ERP
5 2 (5.71%) Strategic Management
5 2 (5.71%) Web Development
6 1 (2.86%) Telemarketing
6 1 (2.86%) Supplier Management
6 1 (2.86%) B2B
Programming Languages
1 5 (14.29%) C
2 4 (11.43%) C#
2 4 (11.43%) C++
2 4 (11.43%) Java
2 4 (11.43%) Embedded C
3 3 (8.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (25.71%) Degree
2 8 (22.86%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (20.00%) MCSA
4 3 (8.57%) MCP
4 3 (8.57%) MCSE
4 3 (8.57%) MCITP
5 2 (5.71%) CCNA
5 2 (5.71%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (2.86%) PMI Certification
6 1 (2.86%) MCTS
6 1 (2.86%) CCNP
System Software
1 11 (31.43%) Active Directory
2 9 (25.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (8.57%) vSphere
3 3 (8.57%) VMware ESX
3 3 (8.57%) BlackBerry Internet Service
Systems Management
1 5 (14.29%) Cisco CUCM
2 3 (8.57%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 3 (8.57%) MAILsweeper
2 3 (8.57%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 17 (48.57%) VMware
2 12 (34.29%) Cisco
3 11 (31.43%) Microsoft
4 7 (20.00%) Citrix
5 6 (17.14%) HP
6 5 (14.29%) Oracle
7 4 (11.43%) JBoss
7 4 (11.43%) TIBCO
8 3 (8.57%) Symantec
8 3 (8.57%) Panasonic
8 3 (8.57%) Clearswift
8 3 (8.57%) Dell
8 3 (8.57%) Avaya
8 3 (8.57%) CommVault
8 3 (8.57%) NetApp
8 3 (8.57%) Lotus
9 1 (2.86%) Primavera
Dorset
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Cross Train to SharePoint
Posted: 13 days ago