The first table below looks at the demand for WAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WAN over the 3 months to 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Gloucestershire region.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 56 57 86
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +29
Permanent jobs citing WAN 29 30 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 3.27% 3.53% 1.55%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 15.51% 13.89% 6.85%
Number of salaries quoted 23 30 16
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -0.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,700 £32,500 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £53,600 £47,500 £48,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Communications & Networking Category
Gloucestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
187 216 292
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 21.06% 25.41% 22.62%
Number of salaries quoted 138 198 257
Average salary £36,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £23,100 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
WAN
South West

WAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WAN across the Gloucestershire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

WAN Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

WAN
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

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

WAN Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

WAN
Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WAN across the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 11 July 2014.

WAN Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

WAN
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WAN within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 11 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Gloucester -8 9 £57,500 +61.97% 1
Cheltenham -9 7 £23,500 -30.37%
Tewkesbury - 1 £22,500 -
WAN
South West

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 44 (97.78%) LAN
2 30 (66.67%) Windows
3 24 (53.33%) Microsoft
4 19 (42.22%) Active Directory
4 19 (42.22%) Linux
5 18 (40.00%) MS Office
5 18 (40.00%) TCP/IP
6 17 (37.78%) Windows Server 2008
7 15 (33.33%) ITIL
8 13 (28.89%) DHCP
8 13 (28.89%) DNS
9 12 (26.67%) IIS
9 12 (26.67%) Degree
10 11 (24.44%) DV Cleared
10 11 (24.44%) Security Cleared
10 11 (24.44%) Windows 7
10 11 (24.44%) User Acceptance Testing
10 11 (24.44%) Performance Testing
10 11 (24.44%) Firewall
10 11 (24.44%) Penetration Testing
10 11 (24.44%) SQL
10 11 (24.44%) UNIX
10 11 (24.44%) Windows XP
10 11 (24.44%) Shell Script
10 11 (24.44%) ISEB
10 11 (24.44%) LoadRunner
11 10 (22.22%) Internet
12 9 (20.00%) MS Exchange
12 9 (20.00%) VPN
13 8 (17.78%) Citrix

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 12 (26.67%) IIS
2 9 (20.00%) MS Exchange
3 6 (13.33%) SharePoint
4 3 (6.67%) Lync
4 3 (6.67%) Documentum
4 3 (6.67%) Apache
5 2 (4.44%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (4.44%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 18 (40.00%) MS Office
2 7 (15.56%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.67%) PaaS
2 1 (2.22%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 44 (97.78%) LAN
2 18 (40.00%) TCP/IP
3 13 (28.89%) DNS
3 13 (28.89%) DHCP
4 11 (24.44%) Firewall
5 10 (22.22%) Internet
6 9 (20.00%) VPN
7 5 (11.11%) Structured Cabling
8 4 (8.89%) VLAN
9 2 (4.44%) SAN
10 1 (2.22%) OSPF
10 1 (2.22%) EIGRP
10 1 (2.22%) Cisco ASA
10 1 (2.22%) Wi-Fi
10 1 (2.22%) Wireless
10 1 (2.22%) VoIP
10 1 (2.22%) WLAN
10 1 (2.22%) SSL
10 1 (2.22%) IPv4
10 1 (2.22%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.89%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (6.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 11 (24.44%) LoadRunner
General
1 6 (13.33%) French Language
1 6 (13.33%) German Language
1 6 (13.33%) Italian Language
1 6 (13.33%) Spanish Language
2 1 (2.22%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 15 (33.33%) Analyst
1 15 (33.33%) Support Analyst
2 9 (20.00%) Tester
3 8 (17.78%) IT Support
4 7 (15.56%) 1st Line Support
5 6 (13.33%) Consultant
5 6 (13.33%) IT Support Analyst
5 6 (13.33%) 1st Line Support Analyst
6 4 (8.89%) Linux Engineer
6 4 (8.89%) Senior Support Analyst
6 4 (8.89%) Senior Analyst
6 4 (8.89%) Deployment Engineer
6 4 (8.89%) Graduate
6 4 (8.89%) Support Technician
7 3 (6.67%) Systems Engineer
7 3 (6.67%) Senior Consultant
7 3 (6.67%) Applications Support
7 3 (6.67%) Senior Systems Engineer
7 3 (6.67%) Senior Applications Support Analyst
7 3 (6.67%) IT Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (11.11%) HTML
2 1 (2.22%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.33%) Mathematics
2 4 (8.89%) Clustering
3 3 (6.67%) Open Source
4 2 (4.44%) Fat Client
4 2 (4.44%) Thin Client
5 1 (2.22%) Handset
5 1 (2.22%) Smartphone
5 1 (2.22%) iPad
5 1 (2.22%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 30 (66.67%) Windows
2 19 (42.22%) Linux
3 17 (37.78%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (24.44%) Windows 7
4 11 (24.44%) UNIX
4 11 (24.44%) Windows XP
5 5 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (8.89%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (33.33%) ITIL
2 11 (24.44%) Penetration Testing
2 11 (24.44%) User Acceptance Testing
2 11 (24.44%) Performance Testing
3 6 (13.33%) Time Management
4 4 (8.89%) Software Deployment
5 1 (2.22%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (2.22%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 11 (24.44%) SQL
1 11 (24.44%) Shell Script
2 5 (11.11%) C
3 4 (8.89%) C#
3 4 (8.89%) C++
3 4 (8.89%) Java
Qualifications
1 12 (26.67%) Degree
2 11 (24.44%) DV Cleared
2 11 (24.44%) Security Cleared
2 11 (24.44%) ISEB
3 6 (13.33%) HND
4 3 (6.67%) MCSA
4 3 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (6.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 3 (6.67%) MCITP
4 3 (6.67%) MCP
5 2 (4.44%) SC Cleared
6 1 (2.22%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (2.22%) CCNP
6 1 (2.22%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.89%) QA
2 2 (4.44%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (42.22%) Active Directory
2 6 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (8.89%) Squid
3 4 (8.89%) qmail
4 3 (6.67%) XenApp
4 3 (6.67%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (6.67%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 3 (6.67%) Hyper-V
5 2 (4.44%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (2.22%) ARCserve
1 1 (2.22%) WSUS
1 1 (2.22%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 24 (53.33%) Microsoft
2 8 (17.78%) Citrix
3 7 (15.56%) VMware
4 6 (13.33%) HP
5 4 (8.89%) Red Hat
6 3 (6.67%) Oracle
6 3 (6.67%) Primavera
7 2 (4.44%) Websense
7 2 (4.44%) Cisco
8 1 (2.22%) Apple
8 1 (2.22%) McAfee
8 1 (2.22%) Vizioncore
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