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 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 59 82 55
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -27
Permanent jobs citing WAN 16 4 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 2.78% 0.59% 2.74%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.55% 3.31% 15.32%
Number of salaries quoted 15 4 16
Average salary £38,500 £31,750 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.25% -12.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £20,650 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £65,250 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +10.66%
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
110 121 111
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 19.13% 17.77% 17.90%
Number of salaries quoted 93 100 95
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,800 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 30 April 2016.

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 30 April 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
(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
Poole - 5 £40,000 -
Bournemouth +5 4 £31,500 -0.78%
Weymouth - 2 £33,750 - 1
WAN
South West

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 49 (94.23%) LAN
2 36 (69.23%) VLAN
3 25 (48.08%) MySQL
3 25 (48.08%) Linux
3 25 (48.08%) Telecoms
4 24 (46.15%) VMware
5 23 (44.23%) Perl
5 23 (44.23%) PHP
6 21 (40.38%) LAMP
7 19 (36.54%) MPLS
7 19 (36.54%) OSPF
7 19 (36.54%) BGP
7 19 (36.54%) EIGRP
7 19 (36.54%) L2TP
7 19 (36.54%) SNMP
7 19 (36.54%) IPv4
7 19 (36.54%) IPv6
8 18 (34.62%) Apache
8 18 (34.62%) Firewall
8 18 (34.62%) Presales
9 15 (28.85%) ITIL
9 15 (28.85%) Cisco
9 15 (28.85%) Cisco Certification
10 13 (25.00%) VPN
10 13 (25.00%) CCNP
10 13 (25.00%) CCNA
10 13 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
11 11 (21.15%) CheckPoint
12 10 (19.23%) Cisco ASA
13 9 (17.31%) Windows

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 18 (34.62%) Apache
2 4 (7.69%) MS Exchange
3 3 (5.77%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (5.77%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 5 (9.62%) MS Office
2 1 (1.92%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 49 (94.23%) LAN
2 36 (69.23%) VLAN
3 19 (36.54%) BGP
3 19 (36.54%) EIGRP
3 19 (36.54%) IPv4
3 19 (36.54%) IPv6
3 19 (36.54%) L2TP
3 19 (36.54%) MPLS
3 19 (36.54%) OSPF
3 19 (36.54%) SNMP
4 18 (34.62%) Firewall
5 13 (25.00%) VPN
5 13 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
6 10 (19.23%) Cisco ASA
7 4 (7.69%) IP Telephony
8 3 (5.77%) SAN
8 3 (5.77%) TCP/IP
9 2 (3.85%) Cisco PIX
10 1 (1.92%) DNS
10 1 (1.92%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (48.08%) MySQL
2 1 (1.92%) SQL Server
General
1 25 (48.08%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 23 (44.23%) Administrator
1 23 (44.23%) Systems Administrator
2 16 (30.77%) Linux Administrator
2 16 (30.77%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 16 (30.77%) Telecoms Administrator
3 13 (25.00%) Analyst
4 12 (23.08%) Network Analyst
5 10 (19.23%) Senior Analyst
5 10 (19.23%) Senior Network Analyst
6 7 (13.46%) Network Engineer
7 4 (7.69%) IT Engineer
7 4 (7.69%) Network Manager
8 3 (5.77%) 2nd Line Engineer
8 3 (5.77%) Field Engineer
8 3 (5.77%) IT Support
8 3 (5.77%) IT Support Technician
8 3 (5.77%) IT Technician
8 3 (5.77%) Microsoft Engineer
8 3 (5.77%) Support Technician
9 2 (3.85%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (40.38%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (1.92%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 25 (48.08%) Linux
2 9 (17.31%) Windows
3 8 (15.38%) Windows Server
4 6 (11.54%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (11.54%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (7.69%) Windows 10
5 4 (7.69%) Windows 7
5 4 (7.69%) Windows 8
6 3 (5.77%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (34.62%) Presales
2 15 (28.85%) ITIL
3 2 (3.85%) Data Security
3 2 (3.85%) Network Design
3 2 (3.85%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (1.92%) Capacity Management
4 1 (1.92%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (1.92%) Change Control
4 1 (1.92%) Configuration Management
4 1 (1.92%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (1.92%) E-Commerce
4 1 (1.92%) ITIL V3
4 1 (1.92%) ITSM
4 1 (1.92%) Load Balancing
4 1 (1.92%) Problem Management
4 1 (1.92%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 23 (44.23%) Perl
1 23 (44.23%) PHP
2 1 (1.92%) SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (28.85%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (25.00%) CCNA
2 13 (25.00%) CCNP
3 6 (11.54%) CCSA
4 5 (9.62%) CCSE
4 5 (9.62%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (3.85%) CCDP
6 1 (1.92%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.85%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (15.38%) Active Directory
2 6 (11.54%) Hyper-V
2 6 (11.54%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 24 (46.15%) VMware
2 15 (28.85%) Cisco
3 11 (21.15%) CheckPoint
4 6 (11.54%) Nokia
5 4 (7.69%) Avaya
5 4 (7.69%) Citrix
5 4 (7.69%) Microsoft
6 1 (1.92%) Juniper
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