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 4 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 86 76 70
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -6
Permanent jobs citing WAN 19 12 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 1.68% 1.31% 3.22%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.41% 5.94% 10.54%
Number of salaries quoted 15 10 28
Average salary £42,500 £31,500 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+34.92% -31.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £21,500 £21,900
10% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £40,000 £46,450
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+10.66% -
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
226 202 294
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 19.98% 22.12% 30.53%
Number of salaries quoted 189 177 243
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £22,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £52,200
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

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 4 May 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 4 May 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
(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
Cheltenham - 8 £43,250 -
Gloucester -12 5 £45,000 +26.76% 1
Tewkesbury -6 1 £40,000 +86.04%
Stroud - 1 £42,500 -
WAN
South West

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 28 (75.68%) LAN
1 28 (75.68%) VMware
2 26 (70.27%) Windows
2 26 (70.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 22 (59.46%) Windows Server 2008
4 20 (54.05%) Active Directory
4 20 (54.05%) Firewall
5 19 (51.35%) Microsoft
5 19 (51.35%) Citrix
6 17 (45.95%) Cisco
7 15 (40.54%) Microsoft Certification
7 15 (40.54%) SCCM
8 14 (37.84%) VPN
9 13 (35.14%) SAN
9 13 (35.14%) Windows Server 2003
10 12 (32.43%) DNS
10 12 (32.43%) SQL
10 12 (32.43%) TCP/IP
10 12 (32.43%) Windows Server 2012
11 11 (29.73%) Hyper-V
11 11 (29.73%) MS Office
11 11 (29.73%) Clustering
12 10 (27.03%) SQL Server
12 10 (27.03%) MS Exchange
12 10 (27.03%) SCOM
12 10 (27.03%) Exchange Server 2010
12 10 (27.03%) Office 365
13 9 (24.32%) Windows 7
13 9 (24.32%) MCSE
13 9 (24.32%) ITIL

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 10 (27.03%) MS Exchange
1 10 (27.03%) Exchange Server 2010
2 8 (21.62%) Exchange Server 2003
2 8 (21.62%) Exchange Server 2007
2 8 (21.62%) Lync
3 4 (10.81%) IIS
4 3 (8.11%) SharePoint
5 1 (2.70%) MediaWiki
5 1 (2.70%) nginx
5 1 (2.70%) Confluence
5 1 (2.70%) WebSphere
5 1 (2.70%) Apache
5 1 (2.70%) WebLogic
Applications
1 11 (29.73%) MS Office
2 1 (2.70%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Oracle BPM
1 1 (2.70%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 10 (27.03%) Office 365
2 3 (8.11%) SaaS
3 2 (5.41%) PaaS
4 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (2.70%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 28 (75.68%) LAN
2 20 (54.05%) Firewall
3 14 (37.84%) VPN
4 13 (35.14%) SAN
5 12 (32.43%) DNS
5 12 (32.43%) TCP/IP
6 9 (24.32%) Wireless
7 8 (21.62%) VLAN
7 8 (21.62%) MPLS
7 8 (21.62%) NetScaler
8 7 (18.92%) DHCP
9 5 (13.51%) iSCSI
9 5 (13.51%) Network Security
10 4 (10.81%) BGP
11 3 (8.11%) EIGRP
11 3 (8.11%) Internet
12 2 (5.41%) Ethernet
12 2 (5.41%) SSL
12 2 (5.41%) OSPF
12 2 (5.41%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (27.03%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.41%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (2.70%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (2.70%) MySQL
3 1 (2.70%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Jenkins
1 1 (2.70%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.70%) JIRA
1 1 (2.70%) Hudson
1 1 (2.70%) Subversion
1 1 (2.70%) LoadRunner
1 1 (2.70%) Oracle Forms
General
1 5 (13.51%) Finance
2 3 (8.11%) Advertising
3 1 (2.70%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 7 (18.92%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 6 (16.22%) Support Engineer
2 6 (16.22%) IT Support
3 5 (13.51%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 5 (13.51%) 3rd Line Support
3 5 (13.51%) Analyst
3 5 (13.51%) Network Engineer
3 5 (13.51%) IT Support Engineer
3 5 (13.51%) Help Desk Engineer
4 4 (10.81%) Senior Network Engineer
4 4 (10.81%) Administrator
5 3 (8.11%) Support Analyst
6 2 (5.41%) Applications Support
6 2 (5.41%) Architect
6 2 (5.41%) Applications Support Analyst
6 2 (5.41%) Systems Administrator
7 1 (2.70%) Junior Analyst
7 1 (2.70%) Junior Support Analyst
7 1 (2.70%) Junior IT Support Analyst
7 1 (2.70%) Senior Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.41%) .NET
2 1 (2.70%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 11 (29.73%) Clustering
2 7 (18.92%) PDA
3 3 (8.11%) Mathematics
4 2 (5.41%) Management Information System
4 2 (5.41%) Open Source
5 1 (2.70%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 26 (70.27%) Windows
2 22 (59.46%) Windows Server 2008
3 13 (35.14%) Windows Server 2003
4 12 (32.43%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (24.32%) Windows 7
6 5 (13.51%) Linux
7 2 (5.41%) UNIX
8 1 (2.70%) Windows 2000 Server
8 1 (2.70%) CentOS
8 1 (2.70%) Ubuntu
8 1 (2.70%) Debian
8 1 (2.70%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (24.32%) ITIL
2 5 (13.51%) Load Balancing
3 4 (10.81%) Network Design
4 3 (8.11%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (8.11%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (5.41%) Configuration Management
5 2 (5.41%) Business Continuity
5 2 (5.41%) Information Security
5 2 (5.41%) High Availability
5 2 (5.41%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (5.41%) Performance Testing
5 2 (5.41%) Mobile Device Management
5 2 (5.41%) Cyber Security
6 1 (2.70%) Performance Analysis
6 1 (2.70%) DevOps
6 1 (2.70%) Data Protection
6 1 (2.70%) Load Testing
6 1 (2.70%) Integration Testing
6 1 (2.70%) Test Scripting
6 1 (2.70%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 12 (32.43%) SQL
2 3 (8.11%) Java
3 1 (2.70%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.70%) Shell Script
3 1 (2.70%) C
Qualifications
1 15 (40.54%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (24.32%) MCSE
2 9 (24.32%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 8 (21.62%) CCA
3 8 (21.62%) Citrix Certification
3 8 (21.62%) Degree
4 6 (16.22%) Security Cleared
5 5 (13.51%) SC Cleared
6 4 (10.81%) DV Cleared
7 3 (8.11%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (8.11%) CCNA
8 1 (2.70%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (2.70%) ISTQB
8 1 (2.70%) MCTS
8 1 (2.70%) MCITP
8 1 (2.70%) ISEB
8 1 (2.70%) MCSA
8 1 (2.70%) MCP
8 1 (2.70%) HND
System Software
1 26 (70.27%) VMware Infrastructure
2 20 (54.05%) Active Directory
3 11 (29.73%) Hyper-V
4 9 (24.32%) VMware ESX
5 8 (21.62%) XenDesktop
5 8 (21.62%) XenApp
5 8 (21.62%) vSphere
5 8 (21.62%) VMware ESXi
5 8 (21.62%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 2 (5.41%) Terminal Server
6 2 (5.41%) XenServer
7 1 (2.70%) iptables
7 1 (2.70%) Postfix
7 1 (2.70%) Samba
Systems Management
1 15 (40.54%) SCCM
2 10 (27.03%) SCOM
3 9 (24.32%) Backup Exec
4 8 (21.62%) Norton AntiVirus
4 8 (21.62%) SCVMM
5 5 (13.51%) vMotion
6 1 (2.70%) ZABBIX
6 1 (2.70%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (2.70%) HP SIM
6 1 (2.70%) Puppet
Vendors
1 28 (75.68%) VMware
2 19 (51.35%) Microsoft
2 19 (51.35%) Citrix
3 17 (45.95%) Cisco
4 9 (24.32%) HP
5 8 (21.62%) Websense
5 8 (21.62%) Symantec
5 8 (21.62%) Veeam
6 5 (13.51%) 3PAR
7 4 (10.81%) Oracle
8 2 (5.41%) Brocade
9 1 (2.70%) Splunk
9 1 (2.70%) F5
9 1 (2.70%) Fortinet
9 1 (2.70%) AppSense
9 1 (2.70%) McAfee
9 1 (2.70%) CheckPoint
9 1 (2.70%) Juniper
9 1 (2.70%) TIBCO
9 1 (2.70%) Nokia
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