The table below looks at the statistics for WAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Gloucester region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WAN over the 3 months to 22 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Gloucestershire / Gloucester
Rank 48 41 30
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -11
Permanent jobs citing WAN 5 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 1.49% 0.58% 2.31%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.20% 2.70% 6.56%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 2
Median salary £39,500 £55,000 £62,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-28.18% -12.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £55,000 £52,550
10% offered a salary of more than £39,530 £55,000 £72,950
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Gloucester region.

Communications & Networking Category
Gloucester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
61 37 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 18.15% 21.51% 35.26%
Number of salaries quoted 58 30 38
Median salary £37,500 £31,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+19.04% -37.00%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

WAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucester

The demand trend of job ads across the Gloucester region citing WAN as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

WAN Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucester

WAN
Salary Trend in Gloucester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WAN across the Gloucester region.

WAN Salary Trend in Gloucester

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucester

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, 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 Gloucester region with a requirement for WAN.

1 12 (92.31%) LAN
2 6 (46.15%) ITIL
2 6 (46.15%) Cisco
3 5 (38.46%) VMware
3 5 (38.46%) Security Cleared
4 4 (30.77%) Wireless
4 4 (30.77%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (30.77%) Firewall
4 4 (30.77%) Java
4 4 (30.77%) Linux
5 3 (23.08%) Unix
5 3 (23.08%) Windows
5 3 (23.08%) MS Excel
5 3 (23.08%) C#
5 3 (23.08%) C++
5 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
5 3 (23.08%) HP
5 3 (23.08%) ISEB
5 3 (23.08%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (23.08%) LoadRunner
5 3 (23.08%) Shell Script
5 3 (23.08%) SC Cleared
5 3 (23.08%) DV Cleared
5 3 (23.08%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (23.08%) Performance Testing
5 3 (23.08%) Integration Testing
5 3 (23.08%) Network Security
5 3 (23.08%) ITIL V3
5 3 (23.08%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (15.38%) Windows Server

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucester 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 2 (15.38%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (23.08%) MS Excel
2 1 (7.69%) MS Office
2 1 (7.69%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (92.31%) LAN
2 4 (30.77%) Firewall
2 4 (30.77%) Wireless
3 3 (23.08%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (23.08%) Network Security
4 2 (15.38%) TCP/IP
4 2 (15.38%) VPN
5 1 (7.69%) Cisco IPT
5 1 (7.69%) EIGRP
5 1 (7.69%) FWSM
5 1 (7.69%) H.323
5 1 (7.69%) HSRP
5 1 (7.69%) IMAP
5 1 (7.69%) Internet
5 1 (7.69%) IP Telephony
5 1 (7.69%) MGCP
5 1 (7.69%) SSL
5 1 (7.69%) Structured Cabling
5 1 (7.69%) TACACS
5 1 (7.69%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) MySQL
1 1 (7.69%) NoSQL
1 1 (7.69%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (23.08%) LoadRunner
2 1 (7.69%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Network Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Analyst
2 3 (23.08%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
2 3 (23.08%) Software Analyst
2 3 (23.08%) Software Test Analyst
2 3 (23.08%) Software Tester
2 3 (23.08%) Test Analyst
2 3 (23.08%) Tester
3 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Cisco Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) IT Support
4 1 (7.69%) IT Support Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Python Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Support Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Voice Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) Ajax
1 1 (7.69%) CSS
1 1 (7.69%) Doctrine
1 1 (7.69%) HTML
1 1 (7.69%) jQuery
1 1 (7.69%) Symfony
1 1 (7.69%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Data Centre
1 2 (15.38%) Management Information System
2 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.69%) IVR
2 1 (7.69%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 4 (30.77%) Linux
2 3 (23.08%) Unix
2 3 (23.08%) Windows
3 2 (15.38%) Windows Server
3 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) ITIL
2 4 (30.77%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (23.08%) Integration Testing
3 3 (23.08%) ITIL V3
3 3 (23.08%) Performance Testing
3 3 (23.08%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (15.38%) Business Continuity
4 2 (15.38%) Communications Security
4 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Management
4 2 (15.38%) Presales
4 2 (15.38%) Project Management
4 2 (15.38%) Service Management
5 1 (7.69%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (7.69%) Case Management
5 1 (7.69%) Migration
5 1 (7.69%) MVC
5 1 (7.69%) Network Design
5 1 (7.69%) Network Management
5 1 (7.69%) Separation of Concerns
5 1 (7.69%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 4 (30.77%) Java
2 3 (23.08%) C#
2 3 (23.08%) C++
2 3 (23.08%) Shell Script
3 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
3 1 (7.69%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (38.46%) Security Cleared
2 3 (23.08%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (23.08%) DV Cleared
2 3 (23.08%) ISEB
2 3 (23.08%) SC Cleared
3 2 (15.38%) CCNA
3 2 (15.38%) CCNP
4 1 (7.69%) VCAP
4 1 (7.69%) VCDX
4 1 (7.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (15.38%) Active Directory
1 2 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (7.69%) KVM
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 1 (7.69%) Virtual Servers
2 1 (7.69%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (7.69%) Cisco UCCE
1 1 (7.69%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 6 (46.15%) Cisco
2 5 (38.46%) VMware
3 3 (23.08%) HP
3 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
4 2 (15.38%) Juniper
5 1 (7.69%) Aruba
5 1 (7.69%) CheckPoint
5 1 (7.69%) F5
5 1 (7.69%) IBM
5 1 (7.69%) Meraki
5 1 (7.69%) Meru Networks
5 1 (7.69%) Tripwire