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 28 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 80 82 75
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -7
Permanent jobs citing WAN 23 21 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 2.11% 1.98% 1.98%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.88% 10.29% 8.56%
Number of salaries quoted 14 18 17
Median salary £41,250 £38,750 £23,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.45% +64.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,750 £30,600 £22,100
10% offered a salary of more than £57,750 £48,250 £45,800
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
259 204 222
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 23.81% 19.21% 23.15%
Number of salaries quoted 181 179 178
Median salary £42,500 £35,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £27,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
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 28 May 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 28 May 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
Gloucester +17 14 £42,500 +21.42% 2
Cheltenham -6 6 £40,000 +1.91% 2
WAN
South West

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 38 (100.00%) LAN
2 18 (47.37%) Cisco
3 16 (42.11%) Windows
3 16 (42.11%) Firewall
4 14 (36.84%) Linux
4 14 (36.84%) Microsoft
5 13 (34.21%) Java
6 12 (31.58%) Windows Server
7 11 (28.95%) MS Excel
7 11 (28.95%) HP
8 10 (26.32%) MS Office
8 10 (26.32%) Data Centre
9 9 (23.68%) ITIL
9 9 (23.68%) VMware
9 9 (23.68%) Network Security
10 8 (21.05%) DV Cleared
10 8 (21.05%) Security Cleared
10 8 (21.05%) Cybersecurity
10 8 (21.05%) Security Operations
11 7 (18.42%) Data Acquisition
11 7 (18.42%) Bash Shell
11 7 (18.42%) ITIL V3
11 7 (18.42%) VMware Infrastructure
11 7 (18.42%) SC Cleared
11 7 (18.42%) User Acceptance Testing
11 7 (18.42%) Ruby
11 7 (18.42%) SQL
11 7 (18.42%) C#
11 7 (18.42%) C++
11 7 (18.42%) ISEB

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 6 (15.79%) Elasticsearch
1 6 (15.79%) JBoss
1 6 (15.79%) Tomcat
2 3 (7.89%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (7.89%) IIS
2 3 (7.89%) MS Exchange
3 2 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 11 (28.95%) MS Excel
2 10 (26.32%) MS Office
3 6 (15.79%) MS PowerPoint
3 6 (15.79%) MS Visio
4 2 (5.26%) AutoCAD
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.53%) SaaS
2 3 (7.89%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (7.89%) Office 365
3 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 38 (100.00%) LAN
2 16 (42.11%) Firewall
3 9 (23.68%) Network Security
4 7 (18.42%) SAN
5 5 (13.16%) Internet
6 4 (10.53%) Cisco ASA
6 4 (10.53%) TCP/IP
7 3 (7.89%) VPN
7 3 (7.89%) Wireless
8 2 (5.26%) DHCP
8 2 (5.26%) DNS
8 2 (5.26%) Ethernet
8 2 (5.26%) Remote Desktop
8 2 (5.26%) Structured Cabling
8 2 (5.26%) Wi-Fi
9 1 (2.63%) BIG-IP
9 1 (2.63%) Cisco Nexus
9 1 (2.63%) NAS
9 1 (2.63%) VLAN
9 1 (2.63%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (15.79%) Apache Accumulo
1 6 (15.79%) Big Data
1 6 (15.79%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 7 (18.42%) LoadRunner
2 6 (15.79%) Cucumber
2 6 (15.79%) JIRA
2 6 (15.79%) JUnit
2 6 (15.79%) Selenium
2 6 (15.79%) SpecFlow
3 4 (10.53%) TestNG
General
1 1 (2.63%) Advertising
1 1 (2.63%) Electronics
1 1 (2.63%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (31.58%) Network Engineer
2 10 (26.32%) Analyst
3 7 (18.42%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
3 7 (18.42%) Software Analyst
3 7 (18.42%) Software Test Analyst
3 7 (18.42%) Software Tester
3 7 (18.42%) Test Analyst
3 7 (18.42%) Tester
4 4 (10.53%) Architect
4 4 (10.53%) Infrastructure Architect
4 4 (10.53%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (10.53%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
4 4 (10.53%) IT Architect
4 4 (10.53%) IT Infrastructure Architect
4 4 (10.53%) Network Technician
4 4 (10.53%) Solutions Architect
5 3 (7.89%) Support Engineer
6 2 (5.26%) 1st Line Support
6 2 (5.26%) 1st Line Support Engineer
6 2 (5.26%) IT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (15.79%) ELK Stack
1 6 (15.79%) JDBC
1 6 (15.79%) Kafka
2 2 (5.26%) HTML
3 1 (2.63%) COM
3 1 (2.63%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 10 (26.32%) Data Centre
2 6 (15.79%) Cyberthreat
2 6 (15.79%) Security Operations Centre
3 1 (2.63%) CESG
3 1 (2.63%) Cybercrime
3 1 (2.63%) Driving Licence
3 1 (2.63%) EqualLogic
3 1 (2.63%) Handset
3 1 (2.63%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.63%) SCADA
3 1 (2.63%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 16 (42.11%) Windows
2 14 (36.84%) Linux
3 12 (31.58%) Windows Server
4 6 (15.79%) CentOS
5 5 (13.16%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (7.89%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (5.26%) Windows 7
7 2 (5.26%) Windows 8
8 1 (2.63%) Debian
8 1 (2.63%) Embedded Linux
8 1 (2.63%) Ubuntu
8 1 (2.63%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (23.68%) ITIL
2 8 (21.05%) Cybersecurity
2 8 (21.05%) Security Operations
3 7 (18.42%) Data Acquisition
3 7 (18.42%) ITIL V3
3 7 (18.42%) User Acceptance Testing
4 6 (15.79%) Configuration Management
4 6 (15.79%) Functional Testing
4 6 (15.79%) Non-Functional Testing
4 6 (15.79%) User Stories
5 5 (13.16%) Penetration Testing
5 5 (13.16%) Performance Testing
6 4 (10.53%) Service Delivery
7 3 (7.89%) SIEM
8 1 (2.63%) Business Continuity
8 1 (2.63%) High Availability
8 1 (2.63%) Information Management
8 1 (2.63%) Open Source
8 1 (2.63%) Presales
8 1 (2.63%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 13 (34.21%) Java
2 7 (18.42%) Bash Shell
2 7 (18.42%) C#
2 7 (18.42%) C++
2 7 (18.42%) Ruby
2 7 (18.42%) SQL
3 1 (2.63%) PHP
3 1 (2.63%) Python
3 1 (2.63%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 8 (21.05%) DV Cleared
1 8 (21.05%) Security Cleared
2 7 (18.42%) ISEB
2 7 (18.42%) SC Cleared
3 6 (15.79%) ISTQB
4 4 (10.53%) CCNA
4 4 (10.53%) CCNP
4 4 (10.53%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (2.63%) CEH
5 1 (2.63%) CISSP
5 1 (2.63%) CREST Certified
5 1 (2.63%) Degree
5 1 (2.63%) HND
5 1 (2.63%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.26%) SLA
2 1 (2.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (18.42%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (15.79%) Apache Flume
2 6 (15.79%) Firmware
3 5 (13.16%) Active Directory
3 5 (13.16%) XenApp
4 1 (2.63%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.63%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (15.79%) FortiGate
1 6 (15.79%) Kibana
1 6 (15.79%) logstash
2 1 (2.63%) Ansible
2 1 (2.63%) Puppet
2 1 (2.63%) SCCM
Vendors
1 18 (47.37%) Cisco
2 14 (36.84%) Microsoft
3 11 (28.95%) HP
4 9 (23.68%) VMware
5 6 (15.79%) Citrix
5 6 (15.79%) Dell
5 6 (15.79%) EMC
5 6 (15.79%) Hortonworks
5 6 (15.79%) Intel
5 6 (15.79%) Red Hat
6 3 (7.89%) IBM
6 3 (7.89%) NetApp
7 2 (5.26%) Google
7 2 (5.26%) Veeam
8 1 (2.63%) 3PAR
8 1 (2.63%) Aruba
8 1 (2.63%) Cloudera
8 1 (2.63%) F5
8 1 (2.63%) Facebook
8 1 (2.63%) ServiceNow
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