The table below looks at the statistics for WAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Gloucester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WAN over the 3 months to 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 44 32 32
Rank change year-on-year
-12 0
Permanent jobs citing WAN 6 3 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 1.86% 1.72% 8.43%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.34% 14.29% 24.18%
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 20
Average salary £45,000 £35,500 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.76% -22.82%
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+10.66% -
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
58 21 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 18.01% 12.07% 34.87%
Number of salaries quoted 44 17 58
Average salary £34,000 £37,250 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.72% -11.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,000 £54,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

WAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WAN across the Gloucester region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 5 May 2015.

WAN Salary Histogram in Gloucester

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucester

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT jobs across the Gloucester 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 6 (85.71%) LAN
2 5 (71.43%) Firewall
3 4 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (57.14%) VPN
3 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
3 4 (57.14%) Citrix
3 4 (57.14%) VMware
4 3 (42.86%) Cisco
4 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
4 3 (42.86%) DNS
4 3 (42.86%) MS Exchange
4 3 (42.86%) SC Cleared
4 3 (42.86%) Security Cleared
5 2 (28.57%) Finance
5 2 (28.57%) Network Security
5 2 (28.57%) vSphere
5 2 (28.57%) SaaS
5 2 (28.57%) PaaS
5 2 (28.57%) Office 365
5 2 (28.57%) Mobile Device Management
5 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
5 2 (28.57%) SSL
5 2 (28.57%) Windows
5 2 (28.57%) Java
5 2 (28.57%) .NET
5 2 (28.57%) Oracle
5 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
5 2 (28.57%) IIS
5 2 (28.57%) MPLS

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Top Related IT Skills in Gloucester by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT jobs across the Gloucester 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 3 (42.86%) MS Exchange
2 2 (28.57%) IIS
2 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2003
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) SaaS
1 2 (28.57%) PaaS
1 2 (28.57%) Office 365
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (85.71%) LAN
2 5 (71.43%) Firewall
3 4 (57.14%) VPN
4 3 (42.86%) DNS
5 2 (28.57%) SSL
5 2 (28.57%) SAN
5 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
5 2 (28.57%) MPLS
5 2 (28.57%) Network Security
6 1 (14.29%) iSCSI
6 1 (14.29%) Fibre Channel
6 1 (14.29%) Structured Cabling
6 1 (14.29%) VoIP
6 1 (14.29%) DHCP
6 1 (14.29%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Analyst
1 2 (28.57%) Network Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) Support Analyst
1 2 (28.57%) Applications Support
1 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) Applications Support Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Network Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Thin Client
1 1 (14.29%) Fat Client
1 1 (14.29%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
2 1 (14.29%) Windows XP
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Mobile Device Management
2 1 (14.29%) Cyber Security
2 1 (14.29%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (14.29%) ITIL
2 1 (14.29%) Change Management
2 1 (14.29%) Information Security
2 1 (14.29%) Load Balancing
2 1 (14.29%) Network Management
2 1 (14.29%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) SC Cleared
1 3 (42.86%) Security Cleared
2 1 (14.29%) DV Cleared
2 1 (14.29%) CCNA
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (14.29%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
1 4 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (28.57%) vSphere
3 1 (14.29%) XenApp
3 1 (14.29%) XenServer
3 1 (14.29%) Terminal Server
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (14.29%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Backup Exec
1 1 (14.29%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Citrix
1 4 (57.14%) VMware
2 3 (42.86%) Cisco
2 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 2 (28.57%) Oracle
4 1 (14.29%) HP
4 1 (14.29%) Websense
4 1 (14.29%) IronPort
4 1 (14.29%) Veeam
4 1 (14.29%) 3PAR
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Sanderson
Salary: £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago