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 6 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 46 44 33
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -11
Permanent jobs citing WAN 5 2 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 1.33% 0.82% 3.96%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.25% 4.00% 16.67%
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 2
Median salary £39,500 £47,500 £62,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-16.84% -24.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,900 £41,500 £52,550
10% offered a salary of more than £48,820 £53,500 £72,950
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
WAN
Gloucestershire

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
80 50 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 21.33% 20.49% 23.76%
Number of salaries quoted 75 46 25
Median salary £35,000 £40,750 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-14.11% -18.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £26,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £64,400 £63,000
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
Salary Histogram in Gloucester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WAN across the Gloucester region over the 3 months to 6 December 2016.

WAN Salary Histogram in Gloucester

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucester

For the 6 months to 6 December 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 Gloucester region with a requirement for WAN.

1 14 (93.33%) LAN
2 9 (60.00%) Security Cleared
3 8 (53.33%) Linux
3 8 (53.33%) Java
3 8 (53.33%) ITIL
4 7 (46.67%) Unix
4 7 (46.67%) C#
4 7 (46.67%) C++
4 7 (46.67%) ISEB
4 7 (46.67%) LoadRunner
4 7 (46.67%) Shell Script
4 7 (46.67%) SC Cleared
4 7 (46.67%) DV Cleared
4 7 (46.67%) User Acceptance Testing
4 7 (46.67%) Performance Testing
4 7 (46.67%) ITIL V3
5 5 (33.33%) Cisco
6 4 (26.67%) Penetration Testing
6 4 (26.67%) VMware
7 3 (20.00%) Wireless
7 3 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (20.00%) Firewall
7 3 (20.00%) HP
7 3 (20.00%) Integration Testing
8 2 (13.33%) Network Security
8 2 (13.33%) Communications Security
8 2 (13.33%) Cisco ASA
8 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure
8 2 (13.33%) 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 (13.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (93.33%) LAN
2 3 (20.00%) Firewall
2 3 (20.00%) Wireless
3 2 (13.33%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (13.33%) Network Security
4 1 (6.67%) GSM
4 1 (6.67%) HTTP
4 1 (6.67%) IMAP
4 1 (6.67%) POP3
4 1 (6.67%) SMTP
4 1 (6.67%) TACACS
4 1 (6.67%) TCP/IP
4 1 (6.67%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) MySQL
1 1 (6.67%) NoSQL
1 1 (6.67%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (46.67%) LoadRunner
2 1 (6.67%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) Analyst
1 7 (46.67%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
1 7 (46.67%) Software Analyst
1 7 (46.67%) Software Test Analyst
1 7 (46.67%) Software Tester
1 7 (46.67%) Test Analyst
1 7 (46.67%) Tester
2 3 (20.00%) Network Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Cisco Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) IT Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Network Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Python Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Technical Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) Ajax
1 1 (6.67%) CSS
1 1 (6.67%) Doctrine
1 1 (6.67%) HTML
1 1 (6.67%) jQuery
1 1 (6.67%) Symfony
1 1 (6.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
2 1 (6.67%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 8 (53.33%) Linux
2 7 (46.67%) Unix
3 2 (13.33%) Windows
3 2 (13.33%) Windows Server
3 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (53.33%) ITIL
2 7 (46.67%) ITIL V3
2 7 (46.67%) Performance Testing
2 7 (46.67%) User Acceptance Testing
3 4 (26.67%) Penetration Testing
4 3 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (20.00%) Integration Testing
5 2 (13.33%) Business Continuity
5 2 (13.33%) Communications Security
5 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Management
5 2 (13.33%) Presales
5 2 (13.33%) Project Management
5 2 (13.33%) Service Management
6 1 (6.67%) Case Management
6 1 (6.67%) High Availability
6 1 (6.67%) Migration
6 1 (6.67%) MVC
6 1 (6.67%) Network Design
6 1 (6.67%) Network Management
6 1 (6.67%) Separation of Concerns
Programming Languages
1 8 (53.33%) Java
2 7 (46.67%) C#
2 7 (46.67%) C++
2 7 (46.67%) Shell Script
3 1 (6.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (6.67%) Python
Qualifications
1 9 (60.00%) Security Cleared
2 7 (46.67%) DV Cleared
2 7 (46.67%) ISEB
2 7 (46.67%) SC Cleared
3 2 (13.33%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (6.67%) CCNA
4 1 (6.67%) CCNP
4 1 (6.67%) VCAP
4 1 (6.67%) VCDX
4 1 (6.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (13.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (6.67%) KVM
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 1 (6.67%) Virtual Servers
2 1 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (6.67%) vSphere
Vendors
1 5 (33.33%) Cisco
2 4 (26.67%) VMware
3 3 (20.00%) HP
4 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
5 1 (6.67%) F5
5 1 (6.67%) IBM
5 1 (6.67%) Juniper
5 1 (6.67%) Meraki
5 1 (6.67%) Meru Networks
5 1 (6.67%) Tripwire