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

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 29 40 27
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -13
Permanent jobs citing WAN 8 1 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 4.65% 0.41% 9.02%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 27.59% 2.50% 46.15%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 24
Average salary £44,000 £19,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+131.57% -46.47%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +5.26%
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
29 40 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 16.86% 16.53% 19.55%
Number of salaries quoted 16 20 49
Average salary £50,000 £32,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+53.84% -22.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,650 £24,000 £35,500
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £46,250 £56,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 24 October 2014.

WAN Salary Histogram in Gloucester

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucester

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 18 (100.00%) LAN
2 9 (50.00%) Security Cleared
3 8 (44.44%) Linux
3 8 (44.44%) SC Cleared
4 5 (27.78%) DV Cleared
4 5 (27.78%) Microsoft
4 5 (27.78%) Firewall
4 5 (27.78%) ITIL
4 5 (27.78%) TCP/IP
5 4 (22.22%) IIS
5 4 (22.22%) Active Directory
5 4 (22.22%) HP
5 4 (22.22%) ISEB
5 4 (22.22%) LoadRunner
5 4 (22.22%) Red Hat
5 4 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (22.22%) Shell Script
5 4 (22.22%) UNIX
5 4 (22.22%) Windows
5 4 (22.22%) C#
5 4 (22.22%) C++
5 4 (22.22%) Java
5 4 (22.22%) MS Excel
5 4 (22.22%) Telecoms
5 4 (22.22%) Project Management
5 4 (22.22%) QA
5 4 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
5 4 (22.22%) Performance Testing
5 4 (22.22%) Squid
5 4 (22.22%) Clustering

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucester by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 4 (22.22%) IIS
2 3 (16.67%) SharePoint
2 3 (16.67%) Documentum
Applications
1 4 (22.22%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 18 (100.00%) LAN
2 5 (27.78%) TCP/IP
2 5 (27.78%) Firewall
3 1 (5.56%) Wireless
3 1 (5.56%) Gigabit Ethernet
3 1 (5.56%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (5.56%) Unified Communications
3 1 (5.56%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (5.56%) HSRP
3 1 (5.56%) Cisco ISE
3 1 (5.56%) VPN
3 1 (5.56%) SSL
3 1 (5.56%) MPLS
3 1 (5.56%) OSPF
3 1 (5.56%) BGP
3 1 (5.56%) EIGRP
3 1 (5.56%) VRRP
3 1 (5.56%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 3 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 4 (22.22%) LoadRunner
General
1 4 (22.22%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (22.22%) Tester
1 4 (22.22%) Consultant
1 4 (22.22%) Deployment Engineer
1 4 (22.22%) Linux Engineer
2 3 (16.67%) Designer
2 3 (16.67%) Senior Applications Support Analyst
2 3 (16.67%) Analyst
2 3 (16.67%) Architect
2 3 (16.67%) Senior Consultant
2 3 (16.67%) Support Analyst
2 3 (16.67%) Applications Support
2 3 (16.67%) Senior Analyst
2 3 (16.67%) Applications Support Analyst
2 3 (16.67%) Senior Support Analyst
2 3 (16.67%) Technical Designer
3 2 (11.11%) Network Architect
3 2 (11.11%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (5.56%) Network Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) Clustering
2 3 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.56%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 8 (44.44%) Linux
2 4 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (22.22%) UNIX
2 4 (22.22%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (27.78%) ITIL
2 4 (22.22%) Project Management
2 4 (22.22%) Penetration Testing
2 4 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
2 4 (22.22%) Performance Testing
2 4 (22.22%) Capacity Planning
2 4 (22.22%) Software Deployment
3 1 (5.56%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 4 (22.22%) C#
1 4 (22.22%) C++
1 4 (22.22%) Java
1 4 (22.22%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 9 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 8 (44.44%) SC Cleared
3 5 (27.78%) DV Cleared
4 4 (22.22%) ISEB
5 2 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (11.11%) CCIE
6 1 (5.56%) CCNP
6 1 (5.56%) MCP
6 1 (5.56%) MCSE
6 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (22.22%) QA
System Software
1 4 (22.22%) Active Directory
1 4 (22.22%) Squid
1 4 (22.22%) qmail
Vendors
1 5 (27.78%) Microsoft
2 4 (22.22%) HP
2 4 (22.22%) Red Hat
3 3 (16.67%) Primavera
3 3 (16.67%) Oracle
3 3 (16.67%) Cisco
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
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