The table below looks at the statistics 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 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 86 65 65
Rank change year-on-year
-21 0
Permanent jobs citing WAN 15 20 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 1.47% 2.38% 1.65%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.39% 12.35% 7.78%
Number of salaries quoted 14 12 11
Average salary £40,500 £36,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.95% +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,100 £20,050 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £99,500 £38,000 £50,600
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +6.66%
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
203 162 167
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 19.92% 19.26% 21.22%
Number of salaries quoted 163 127 145
Average salary £45,000 £37,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.62% +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £22,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 3 September 2015.

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 3 September 2015. 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
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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 -7 5 £98,500 +159.21% 1
Cirencester - 3 £28,000 -
Cheltenham -8 2 £35,000 +30.84%
Stroud - 1 £37,500 -
WAN
South West

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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 34 (91.89%) LAN
2 22 (59.46%) VMware
3 18 (48.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (48.65%) Microsoft
4 16 (43.24%) Citrix
4 16 (43.24%) Firewall
5 14 (37.84%) Active Directory
5 14 (37.84%) MS Exchange
6 12 (32.43%) Cisco
7 10 (27.03%) DNS
7 10 (27.03%) ITIL
7 10 (27.03%) Windows
7 10 (27.03%) Security Cleared
7 10 (27.03%) vSphere
7 10 (27.03%) Exchange Server 2010
7 10 (27.03%) Office 365
8 9 (24.32%) Network Security
8 9 (24.32%) VPN
9 8 (21.62%) MPLS
9 8 (21.62%) Mobile Device Management
9 8 (21.62%) SaaS
10 7 (18.92%) DV Cleared
10 7 (18.92%) Windows Server 2008
10 7 (18.92%) Microsoft Certification
10 7 (18.92%) Finance
10 7 (18.92%) HP
11 6 (16.22%) OOA/OOD
11 6 (16.22%) OO
11 6 (16.22%) Requirements Analysis
11 6 (16.22%) Cyber Security

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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 14 (37.84%) MS Exchange
2 10 (27.03%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (8.11%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (5.41%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (5.41%) Lync
4 2 (5.41%) Documentum
4 2 (5.41%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (8.11%) MS Office
2 1 (2.70%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.70%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 10 (27.03%) Office 365
2 8 (21.62%) SaaS
3 5 (13.51%) PaaS
4 2 (5.41%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (5.41%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 34 (91.89%) LAN
2 16 (43.24%) Firewall
3 10 (27.03%) DNS
4 9 (24.32%) VPN
4 9 (24.32%) Network Security
5 8 (21.62%) MPLS
6 5 (13.51%) SSL
7 4 (10.81%) TCP/IP
7 4 (10.81%) Wireless
7 4 (10.81%) Cisco ASA
8 3 (8.11%) iSCSI
8 3 (8.11%) BGP
8 3 (8.11%) SAN
9 2 (5.41%) DHCP
9 2 (5.41%) EIGRP
9 2 (5.41%) TACACS
9 2 (5.41%) VLAN
9 2 (5.41%) NetScaler
10 1 (2.70%) Structured Cabling
10 1 (2.70%) Software-Defined Networking
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.41%) SQL Server
General
1 7 (18.92%) Finance
2 5 (13.51%) Law
3 2 (5.41%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.70%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (16.22%) Support Engineer
1 6 (16.22%) 3rd Line Support
1 6 (16.22%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 4 (10.81%) IT Support
2 4 (10.81%) IT Support Engineer
2 4 (10.81%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (10.81%) Network Engineer
2 4 (10.81%) Architect
2 4 (10.81%) Analyst
3 3 (8.11%) Services Delivery Manager
3 3 (8.11%) Service Manager
3 3 (8.11%) Senior Network Engineer
3 3 (8.11%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 3 (8.11%) Delivery Manager
3 3 (8.11%) IT Services Delivery Manager
3 3 (8.11%) IT Services Manager
4 2 (5.41%) Documentum Support
4 2 (5.41%) Documentum Specialist
4 2 (5.41%) Help Desk Engineer
4 2 (5.41%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.41%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.41%) Clustering
1 2 (5.41%) PDA
1 2 (5.41%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.70%) Thin Client
2 1 (2.70%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.70%) Fat Client
2 1 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 10 (27.03%) Windows
2 7 (18.92%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (13.51%) Windows 7
3 5 (13.51%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (13.51%) Linux
4 3 (8.11%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (5.41%) UNIX
6 1 (2.70%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (27.03%) ITIL
2 8 (21.62%) Mobile Device Management
3 6 (16.22%) Cyber Security
3 6 (16.22%) Analytics
3 6 (16.22%) OOA/OOD
3 6 (16.22%) OO
3 6 (16.22%) Requirements Analysis
4 5 (13.51%) Load Balancing
4 5 (13.51%) Service Delivery
4 5 (13.51%) Change Management
5 4 (10.81%) Programme Management
6 3 (8.11%) Problem Management
6 3 (8.11%) Release Management
6 3 (8.11%) Configuration Management
6 3 (8.11%) Project Management
6 3 (8.11%) Service Management
6 3 (8.11%) Incident Management
6 3 (8.11%) Capacity Management
6 3 (8.11%) Service Continuity Management
7 1 (2.70%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 3 (8.11%) C
2 2 (5.41%) Java
2 2 (5.41%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (27.03%) Security Cleared
2 7 (18.92%) DV Cleared
2 7 (18.92%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (10.81%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (8.11%) SC Cleared
4 3 (8.11%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (8.11%) CCNA
5 2 (5.41%) CCA
5 2 (5.41%) Citrix Certification
5 2 (5.41%) MCSE
5 2 (5.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (2.70%) CCNP
6 1 (2.70%) HP ASE
6 1 (2.70%) HP MASE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.70%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (48.65%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (37.84%) Active Directory
3 10 (27.03%) vSphere
4 3 (8.11%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 3 (8.11%) XenApp
5 2 (5.41%) Hyper-V
5 2 (5.41%) VMware ESX
5 2 (5.41%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (5.41%) XenDesktop
6 1 (2.70%) VMware Server
6 1 (2.70%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 3 (8.11%) Backup Exec
1 3 (8.11%) SCCM
2 2 (5.41%) SCOM
2 2 (5.41%) SCVMM
2 2 (5.41%) vMotion
2 2 (5.41%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (2.70%) CA Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 22 (59.46%) VMware
2 18 (48.65%) Microsoft
3 16 (43.24%) Citrix
4 12 (32.43%) Cisco
5 7 (18.92%) HP
6 5 (13.51%) 3PAR
7 3 (8.11%) Websense
7 3 (8.11%) Veeam
8 2 (5.41%) IronPort
8 2 (5.41%) Oracle
8 2 (5.41%) Juniper
8 2 (5.41%) Nokia
8 2 (5.41%) CheckPoint
8 2 (5.41%) Symantec
9 1 (2.70%) CA
9 1 (2.70%) ProCurve
9 1 (2.70%) Tripwire
9 1 (2.70%) Splunk
9 1 (2.70%) Meraki
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