The table below looks at the statistics for WAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WAN over the 3 months to 10 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 89 70 84
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +14
Permanent jobs citing WAN 24 22 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 2.05% 2.26% 1.64%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.13% 10.09% 7.98%
Number of salaries quoted 17 22 12
Median salary £55,000 £52,500 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +59.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £35,500 £28,050
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £99,500 £73,200
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
WAN
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Gloucestershire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Gloucestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
237 218 238
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 20.27% 22.38% 20.53%
Number of salaries quoted 200 179 188
Median salary £41,500 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.77% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £63,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

WAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

The demand trend of job ads across the Gloucestershire region citing WAN as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 10 December 2016.

WAN Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

WAN
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WAN within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 10 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheltenham +8 17 £55,000 +19.56% 1
Gloucester -4 4 £37,750 -20.52% 2
Cirencester +9 1 £24,000 -46.66%
WAN
South West

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 10 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for WAN.

1 49 (98.00%) LAN
2 27 (54.00%) Security Cleared
3 26 (52.00%) Windows
4 24 (48.00%) DV Cleared
5 23 (46.00%) Linux
6 19 (38.00%) TCP/IP
7 18 (36.00%) VMware
7 18 (36.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 18 (36.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 18 (36.00%) Windows Server
8 16 (32.00%) SC Cleared
9 15 (30.00%) Cybercrime
10 14 (28.00%) VMware Infrastructure
10 14 (28.00%) Firewall
11 13 (26.00%) Network Security
12 12 (24.00%) Cisco
13 11 (22.00%) Active Directory
13 11 (22.00%) Cisco Certification
14 9 (18.00%) VMware ESX
14 9 (18.00%) Red Hat
14 9 (18.00%) ITIL
14 9 (18.00%) CentOS
14 9 (18.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 7 (14.00%) Visualisation
15 7 (14.00%) FortiGate
15 7 (14.00%) Big Data
15 7 (14.00%) Java
15 7 (14.00%) VPN
15 7 (14.00%) FTP
15 7 (14.00%) Juniper

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 4 (8.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 4 (8.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.00%) Office 365
2 2 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 49 (98.00%) LAN
2 19 (38.00%) TCP/IP
3 14 (28.00%) Firewall
4 13 (26.00%) Network Security
5 7 (14.00%) BGP
5 7 (14.00%) FTP
5 7 (14.00%) NetScreen
5 7 (14.00%) OSPF
5 7 (14.00%) VPN
6 6 (12.00%) Ethernet
7 3 (6.00%) HTTP
7 3 (6.00%) Intrusion Detection
7 3 (6.00%) Spanning Tree
7 3 (6.00%) Wireless
8 2 (4.00%) Cisco ASA
8 2 (4.00%) Cisco IOS
8 2 (4.00%) IPX
8 2 (4.00%) IPX/SPX
8 2 (4.00%) PPP
8 2 (4.00%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (14.00%) Big Data
2 6 (12.00%) Hadoop
3 2 (4.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (4.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (4.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (4.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (2.00%) MySQL
4 1 (2.00%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (12.00%) LoadRunner
2 1 (2.00%) Git (software)
General
1 5 (10.00%) Advertising
2 4 (8.00%) Finance
3 1 (2.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 12 (24.00%) Consultant
2 11 (22.00%) Technical Consultant
3 6 (12.00%) Analyst
3 6 (12.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 6 (12.00%) Platform Engineer
3 6 (12.00%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
3 6 (12.00%) Software Analyst
3 6 (12.00%) Software Test Analyst
3 6 (12.00%) Software Tester
3 6 (12.00%) Test Analyst
3 6 (12.00%) Tester
4 5 (10.00%) Network Engineer
5 4 (8.00%) IT Engineer
5 4 (8.00%) Senior Consultant
5 4 (8.00%) Senior Technical Consultant
6 3 (6.00%) IT Support
6 3 (6.00%) IT Support Engineer
6 3 (6.00%) Network Specialist
6 3 (6.00%) Security Engineer
6 3 (6.00%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.00%) Ajax
1 1 (2.00%) CSS
1 1 (2.00%) Doctrine
1 1 (2.00%) HTML
1 1 (2.00%) jQuery
1 1 (2.00%) Symfony
1 1 (2.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 15 (30.00%) Cybercrime
2 7 (14.00%) Visualisation
3 2 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.00%) Clustering
3 2 (4.00%) Data Centre
3 2 (4.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 2 (4.00%) Driving Licence
4 1 (2.00%) Cyber Attack
4 1 (2.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.00%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 26 (52.00%) Windows
2 23 (46.00%) Linux
3 18 (36.00%) Windows Server
3 18 (36.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 18 (36.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (18.00%) CentOS
4 9 (18.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (12.00%) Unix
6 2 (4.00%) Windows 8
6 2 (4.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (4.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (18.00%) ITIL
2 6 (12.00%) ITIL V3
2 6 (12.00%) Performance Testing
2 6 (12.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 5 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (8.00%) Load Balancing
5 3 (6.00%) Integration Testing
5 3 (6.00%) Migration
5 3 (6.00%) Penetration Testing
6 2 (4.00%) Business Continuity
6 2 (4.00%) Communications Security
6 2 (4.00%) Infrastructure Management
6 2 (4.00%) Network Design
6 2 (4.00%) Network Monitoring
6 2 (4.00%) Presales
6 2 (4.00%) Project Management
6 2 (4.00%) Service Management
6 2 (4.00%) Social Engineering
6 2 (4.00%) Software Distribution
7 1 (2.00%) Separation of Concerns
Programming Languages
1 7 (14.00%) Java
2 6 (12.00%) C#
2 6 (12.00%) C++
2 6 (12.00%) Shell Script
2 6 (12.00%) SQL
3 1 (2.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 27 (54.00%) Security Cleared
2 24 (48.00%) DV Cleared
3 16 (32.00%) SC Cleared
4 11 (22.00%) Cisco Certification
5 7 (14.00%) CCNP
6 6 (12.00%) ISEB
7 4 (8.00%) CCNA
7 4 (8.00%) Degree
7 4 (8.00%) MCSE
7 4 (8.00%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (4.00%) MCSA
8 2 (4.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (2.00%) VCAP
9 1 (2.00%) VCDX
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.00%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (28.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (22.00%) Active Directory
3 9 (18.00%) VMware ESX
4 5 (10.00%) Hyper-V
5 3 (6.00%) Virtual Servers
6 2 (4.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 2 (4.00%) vSphere
7 1 (2.00%) KVM
7 1 (2.00%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (2.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 7 (14.00%) FortiGate
2 2 (4.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 18 (36.00%) VMware
2 12 (24.00%) Cisco
3 9 (18.00%) Red Hat
4 7 (14.00%) Juniper
4 7 (14.00%) Microsoft
5 4 (8.00%) Radware
6 3 (6.00%) HP
7 2 (4.00%) CheckPoint
7 2 (4.00%) Citrix
8 1 (2.00%) F5
8 1 (2.00%) IBM
8 1 (2.00%) Meraki
8 1 (2.00%) Meru Networks
8 1 (2.00%) Sage
8 1 (2.00%) Sophos
8 1 (2.00%) Tripwire
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