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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 36 36 46
Rank change year-on-year
0 +10
Permanent jobs citing WAN 2 1 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 1.22% 0.56% 2.06%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.67% 1.69% 7.81%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 4
Average salary £48,750 £75,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.43% +98.68%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+10.38% +1.31%
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
30 59 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 18.29% 33.33% 26.34%
Number of salaries quoted 24 42 59
Average salary £32,500 £42,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.52% +1.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucester

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 3 (75.00%) LAN
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco
2 2 (50.00%) C#
2 2 (50.00%) C++
2 2 (50.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) JUnit
2 2 (50.00%) JDBC
2 2 (50.00%) ITIL
2 2 (50.00%) LoadRunner
2 2 (50.00%) ISEB
2 2 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Ruby
2 2 (50.00%) ISTQB
2 2 (50.00%) JIRA
2 2 (50.00%) Load Balancing
2 2 (50.00%) Selenium
2 2 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Performance Testing
2 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) DV Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) Cucumber
2 2 (50.00%) F5
2 2 (50.00%) ITIL V3
2 2 (50.00%) SpecFlow
2 2 (50.00%) Functional Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Non-Functional Testing
2 2 (50.00%) TestNG
2 2 (50.00%) User Stories

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucester by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) LAN
2 1 (25.00%) BGP
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (25.00%) Firewall
2 1 (25.00%) IPv6
2 1 (25.00%) OSPF
2 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (25.00%) VPN
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Cucumber
1 2 (50.00%) JIRA
1 2 (50.00%) JUnit
1 2 (50.00%) LoadRunner
1 2 (50.00%) Selenium
1 2 (50.00%) SpecFlow
1 2 (50.00%) TestNG
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Software Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Software Test Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Software Tester
1 2 (50.00%) Test Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Tester
2 1 (25.00%) Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Functional Testing
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL V3
1 2 (50.00%) Load Balancing
1 2 (50.00%) Non-Functional Testing
1 2 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
1 2 (50.00%) Performance Testing
1 2 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 2 (50.00%) User Stories
2 1 (25.00%) Business Continuity
2 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (25.00%) High Availability
2 1 (25.00%) Migration
2 1 (25.00%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) C#
1 2 (50.00%) C++
1 2 (50.00%) Java
1 2 (50.00%) Ruby
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) DV Cleared
1 2 (50.00%) ISEB
1 2 (50.00%) ISTQB
1 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (25.00%) VCAP
2 1 (25.00%) VCDX
2 1 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) KVM
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (25.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco
1 2 (50.00%) F5
2 1 (25.00%) HP
2 1 (25.00%) IBM
2 1 (25.00%) Juniper
2 1 (25.00%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (25.00%) VMware
Gloucester
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £68000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago