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 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 78 74 72
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -2
Permanent jobs citing WAN 17 17 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 1.60% 1.85% 2.29%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.25% 9.29% 7.32%
Number of salaries quoted 16 15 14
Average salary £33,750 £35,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.57% -1.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £19,000 £28,150
10% offered a salary of more than £72,750 £39,200 £37,550
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
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
206 183 287
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 19.38% 19.91% 31.33%
Number of salaries quoted 167 159 214
Average salary £47,500 £42,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.09% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £24,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £46,250 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 27 January 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 27 January 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 -4 11 £31,000 +44.18% 1
Gloucester +9 1 £75,500 +98.68% 1
Cirencester +1 1 £35,500 -8.38%
Tewkesbury - 1 £19,000 -
WAN
South West

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 26 (86.67%) LAN
2 17 (56.67%) Windows
3 15 (50.00%) VMware
4 12 (40.00%) Cisco
4 12 (40.00%) Active Directory
5 11 (36.67%) Firewall
5 11 (36.67%) VMware Infrastructure
5 11 (36.67%) Windows Server 2008
6 10 (33.33%) Security Cleared
7 9 (30.00%) SC Cleared
7 9 (30.00%) SCCM
7 9 (30.00%) TCP/IP
7 9 (30.00%) DNS
8 8 (26.67%) VPN
8 8 (26.67%) Microsoft
8 8 (26.67%) SAN
8 8 (26.67%) Degree
9 7 (23.33%) Windows Server 2003
9 7 (23.33%) Citrix
9 7 (23.33%) DHCP
9 7 (23.33%) SQL
10 6 (20.00%) MS Office
10 6 (20.00%) SQL Server
10 6 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
11 5 (16.67%) DV Cleared
11 5 (16.67%) Hyper-V
11 5 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
11 5 (16.67%) ITIL
11 5 (16.67%) Linux
11 5 (16.67%) MCSE

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 4 (13.33%) MS Exchange
1 4 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2007
1 4 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (10.00%) Lync
2 3 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 3 (10.00%) IIS
2 3 (10.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.33%) WebLogic
3 1 (3.33%) Apache
3 1 (3.33%) WebSphere
3 1 (3.33%) nginx
3 1 (3.33%) Confluence
3 1 (3.33%) MediaWiki
Applications
1 6 (20.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (3.33%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.00%) Office 365
2 1 (3.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (86.67%) LAN
2 11 (36.67%) Firewall
3 9 (30.00%) DNS
3 9 (30.00%) TCP/IP
4 8 (26.67%) VPN
4 8 (26.67%) SAN
5 7 (23.33%) DHCP
6 4 (13.33%) Wireless
6 4 (13.33%) Network Security
7 3 (10.00%) VLAN
7 3 (10.00%) NetScaler
7 3 (10.00%) Internet
7 3 (10.00%) MPLS
7 3 (10.00%) OSPF
7 3 (10.00%) BGP
7 3 (10.00%) EIGRP
8 2 (6.67%) Ethernet
9 1 (3.33%) FTP
9 1 (3.33%) VoIP
9 1 (3.33%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.33%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (3.33%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (3.33%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (3.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (6.67%) LoadRunner
2 1 (3.33%) Subversion
2 1 (3.33%) JIRA
2 1 (3.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.33%) Hudson
2 1 (3.33%) Jenkins
2 1 (3.33%) Oracle Forms
General
1 4 (13.33%) Telecoms
2 2 (6.67%) Finance
2 2 (6.67%) Advertising
3 1 (3.33%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 5 (16.67%) Architect
2 4 (13.33%) Administrator
2 4 (13.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (10.00%) Analyst
3 3 (10.00%) Solutions Architect
3 3 (10.00%) Technical Designer
3 3 (10.00%) Designer
4 2 (6.67%) Support Engineer
4 2 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support
4 2 (6.67%) Support Analyst
4 2 (6.67%) Network Architect
4 2 (6.67%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (6.67%) Network Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) Network Consultant
5 1 (3.33%) Consultant
5 1 (3.33%) Tester
5 1 (3.33%) Author
5 1 (3.33%) Technical Author
5 1 (3.33%) Junior
5 1 (3.33%) Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.33%) HTML
1 1 (3.33%) J2EE
1 1 (3.33%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.67%) Clustering
2 2 (6.67%) PDA
2 2 (6.67%) Mathematics
2 2 (6.67%) Open Source
3 1 (3.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.33%) Wiki
3 1 (3.33%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 17 (56.67%) Windows
2 11 (36.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (23.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (16.67%) Linux
6 4 (13.33%) Windows 7
7 3 (10.00%) UNIX
8 1 (3.33%) Windows 2000 Server
8 1 (3.33%) CentOS
8 1 (3.33%) Windows XP
8 1 (3.33%) Debian
8 1 (3.33%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (16.67%) ITIL
1 5 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
2 4 (13.33%) Load Balancing
2 4 (13.33%) Project Management
3 3 (10.00%) Network Design
3 3 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (10.00%) Performance Testing
4 2 (6.67%) Cyber Security
4 2 (6.67%) Configuration Management
4 2 (6.67%) Penetration Testing
4 2 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (6.67%) Information Security
4 2 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (3.33%) ITSM
5 1 (3.33%) Service Management
5 1 (3.33%) UML
5 1 (3.33%) RUP
5 1 (3.33%) SOA
5 1 (3.33%) TOGAF
5 1 (3.33%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 7 (23.33%) SQL
2 2 (6.67%) Shell Script
2 2 (6.67%) Java
3 1 (3.33%) PowerShell
3 1 (3.33%) C
3 1 (3.33%) C#
3 1 (3.33%) C++
Qualifications
1 10 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 9 (30.00%) SC Cleared
3 8 (26.67%) Degree
4 5 (16.67%) DV Cleared
4 5 (16.67%) MCSE
4 5 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (13.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 4 (13.33%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (10.00%) CCA
6 3 (10.00%) Citrix Certification
7 2 (6.67%) ISEB
7 2 (6.67%) MCP
7 2 (6.67%) CCIE
8 1 (3.33%) CCNP
8 1 (3.33%) CCNA
8 1 (3.33%) CCDA
8 1 (3.33%) HND
8 1 (3.33%) MCSA
8 1 (3.33%) MCTS
8 1 (3.33%) MCITP
System Software
1 12 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 11 (36.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (16.67%) Hyper-V
4 4 (13.33%) XenApp
4 4 (13.33%) VMware ESX
5 3 (10.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 3 (10.00%) XenDesktop
5 3 (10.00%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (6.67%) vSphere
6 2 (6.67%) Terminal Server
6 2 (6.67%) XenServer
7 1 (3.33%) Postfix
7 1 (3.33%) Samba
Systems Management
1 9 (30.00%) SCCM
2 4 (13.33%) SCOM
2 4 (13.33%) Backup Exec
3 3 (10.00%) Norton AntiVirus
3 3 (10.00%) SCVMM
4 1 (3.33%) ZABBIX
4 1 (3.33%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (3.33%) HP SIM
4 1 (3.33%) Puppet
4 1 (3.33%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 15 (50.00%) VMware
2 12 (40.00%) Cisco
3 8 (26.67%) Microsoft
4 7 (23.33%) Citrix
5 3 (10.00%) Symantec
5 3 (10.00%) Websense
5 3 (10.00%) Veeam
6 2 (6.67%) Oracle
6 2 (6.67%) McAfee
6 2 (6.67%) HP
7 1 (3.33%) Juniper
7 1 (3.33%) Red Hat
7 1 (3.33%) CheckPoint
7 1 (3.33%) TIBCO
7 1 (3.33%) F5
7 1 (3.33%) AppSense
7 1 (3.33%) Brocade
7 1 (3.33%) Fortinet
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