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

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 74 78 60
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -18
Permanent jobs citing WAN 25 18 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 2.53% 1.91% 3.33%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.16% 8.26% 15.00%
Number of salaries quoted 23 16 23
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £20,200 £28,000 £20,700
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £53,600
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
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
224 218 200
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 22.63% 23.14% 22.17%
Number of salaries quoted 178 189 149
Median salary £42,000 £37,500 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.00% +2.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,000 £22,300
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £46,600 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 July 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 July 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 +6 11 £41,250 +10.00% 2
Cheltenham 0 10 £40,000 +14.28%
Cirencester -6 3 £40,000 +42.85%
WAN
South West

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 44 (100.00%) LAN
2 24 (54.55%) Windows
3 21 (47.73%) Linux
4 18 (40.91%) Java
4 18 (40.91%) Microsoft
4 18 (40.91%) Windows Server
5 15 (34.09%) DV Cleared
5 15 (34.09%) Security Cleared
6 14 (31.82%) ITIL
7 13 (29.55%) Cisco
7 13 (29.55%) VMware
8 12 (27.27%) User Acceptance Testing
8 12 (27.27%) ISEB
8 12 (27.27%) LoadRunner
8 12 (27.27%) C#
8 12 (27.27%) C++
8 12 (27.27%) SC Cleared
8 12 (27.27%) ITIL V3
9 11 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
9 11 (25.00%) MS Office
9 11 (25.00%) Active Directory
9 11 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
10 10 (22.73%) Performance Testing
10 10 (22.73%) HP
10 10 (22.73%) MS Excel
10 10 (22.73%) TCP/IP
10 10 (22.73%) Data Centre
11 9 (20.45%) CentOS
11 9 (20.45%) Citrix
11 9 (20.45%) Red Hat

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 (13.64%) Elasticsearch
1 6 (13.64%) JBoss
1 6 (13.64%) Tomcat
2 4 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (9.09%) IIS
2 4 (9.09%) MS Exchange
3 2 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 11 (25.00%) MS Office
2 10 (22.73%) MS Excel
3 6 (13.64%) MS PowerPoint
3 6 (13.64%) MS Visio
4 2 (4.55%) AutoCAD
Cloud Services
1 5 (11.36%) Office 365
2 4 (9.09%) SaaS
3 3 (6.82%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 44 (100.00%) LAN
2 10 (22.73%) TCP/IP
3 8 (18.18%) Firewall
4 7 (15.91%) SAN
5 6 (13.64%) Internet
5 6 (13.64%) Network Security
6 4 (9.09%) VPN
7 3 (6.82%) DHCP
7 3 (6.82%) DNS
7 3 (6.82%) Structured Cabling
8 2 (4.55%) Remote Desktop
8 2 (4.55%) Wi-Fi
9 1 (2.27%) Cisco IOS
9 1 (2.27%) IPX
9 1 (2.27%) IPX/SPX
9 1 (2.27%) NAS
9 1 (2.27%) PPP
9 1 (2.27%) VLAN
9 1 (2.27%) VoIP
9 1 (2.27%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (13.64%) Apache Accumulo
1 6 (13.64%) Big Data
1 6 (13.64%) Hadoop
2 1 (2.27%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 12 (27.27%) LoadRunner
2 5 (11.36%) Cucumber
2 5 (11.36%) JIRA
2 5 (11.36%) JUnit
2 5 (11.36%) Selenium
2 5 (11.36%) SpecFlow
3 3 (6.82%) TestNG
General
1 3 (6.82%) Advertising
2 1 (2.27%) Electronics
2 1 (2.27%) Finance
2 1 (2.27%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 16 (36.36%) Analyst
2 12 (27.27%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
2 12 (27.27%) Software Analyst
2 12 (27.27%) Software Test Analyst
2 12 (27.27%) Software Tester
2 12 (27.27%) Test Analyst
2 12 (27.27%) Tester
3 8 (18.18%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 6 (13.64%) Network Engineer
5 5 (11.36%) Support Engineer
6 4 (9.09%) Architect
6 4 (9.09%) Infrastructure Architect
6 4 (9.09%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
6 4 (9.09%) IT Architect
6 4 (9.09%) IT Infrastructure Architect
6 4 (9.09%) Solutions Architect
7 3 (6.82%) 1st Line Engineer
7 3 (6.82%) 1st Line Support
7 3 (6.82%) 1st Line Support Engineer
7 3 (6.82%) Platform Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (13.64%) ELK Stack
1 6 (13.64%) Kafka
2 5 (11.36%) JDBC
3 3 (6.82%) HTML
4 1 (2.27%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 10 (22.73%) Data Centre
2 6 (13.64%) Cyberthreat
2 6 (13.64%) Security Operations Centre
3 4 (9.09%) Cybercrime
4 2 (4.55%) Clustering
5 1 (2.27%) CESG
5 1 (2.27%) Driving Licence
5 1 (2.27%) EqualLogic
5 1 (2.27%) Handset
5 1 (2.27%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.27%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 24 (54.55%) Windows
2 21 (47.73%) Linux
3 18 (40.91%) Windows Server
4 11 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (20.45%) CentOS
6 8 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (15.91%) Unix
8 3 (6.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (6.82%) Windows 7
8 3 (6.82%) Windows 8
9 1 (2.27%) Debian
9 1 (2.27%) Embedded Linux
9 1 (2.27%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (31.82%) ITIL
2 12 (27.27%) ITIL V3
2 12 (27.27%) User Acceptance Testing
3 10 (22.73%) Performance Testing
4 9 (20.45%) Penetration Testing
5 8 (18.18%) Cybersecurity
5 8 (18.18%) Security Operations
6 6 (13.64%) Configuration Management
6 6 (13.64%) Data Acquisition
7 5 (11.36%) Functional Testing
7 5 (11.36%) Non-Functional Testing
7 5 (11.36%) User Stories
8 4 (9.09%) Service Delivery
9 2 (4.55%) Disaster Recovery
9 2 (4.55%) SIEM
10 1 (2.27%) Data Protection
10 1 (2.27%) Integration Testing
10 1 (2.27%) OWASP
10 1 (2.27%) Software Distribution
10 1 (2.27%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (40.91%) Java
2 12 (27.27%) C#
2 12 (27.27%) C++
3 7 (15.91%) Bash Shell
3 7 (15.91%) Shell Script
4 6 (13.64%) Ruby
4 6 (13.64%) SQL
5 2 (4.55%) PowerShell
6 1 (2.27%) PHP
6 1 (2.27%) Python
Qualifications
1 15 (34.09%) DV Cleared
1 15 (34.09%) Security Cleared
2 12 (27.27%) ISEB
2 12 (27.27%) SC Cleared
3 5 (11.36%) ISTQB
4 1 (2.27%) CCNA
4 1 (2.27%) CEH
4 1 (2.27%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (2.27%) CISSP
4 1 (2.27%) CREST Certified
4 1 (2.27%) Degree
4 1 (2.27%) HND
4 1 (2.27%) MCSA
4 1 (2.27%) MCSE
4 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.27%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.55%) SLA
2 1 (2.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 11 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 11 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (18.18%) XenApp
3 6 (13.64%) Apache Flume
3 6 (13.64%) Firmware
4 3 (6.82%) Hyper-V
4 3 (6.82%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 6 (13.64%) FortiGate
1 6 (13.64%) Kibana
1 6 (13.64%) logstash
2 1 (2.27%) Ansible
2 1 (2.27%) Puppet
2 1 (2.27%) SCCM
2 1 (2.27%) WSUS
Vendors
1 18 (40.91%) Microsoft
2 13 (29.55%) Cisco
2 13 (29.55%) VMware
3 10 (22.73%) HP
4 9 (20.45%) Citrix
4 9 (20.45%) Red Hat
5 6 (13.64%) Dell
5 6 (13.64%) EMC
5 6 (13.64%) Hortonworks
5 6 (13.64%) Intel
6 3 (6.82%) IBM
6 3 (6.82%) NetApp
7 2 (4.55%) Google
7 2 (4.55%) Veeam
8 1 (2.27%) 3PAR
8 1 (2.27%) Aruba
8 1 (2.27%) Cloudera
8 1 (2.27%) Facebook
8 1 (2.27%) ServiceNow
8 1 (2.27%) SonicWALL
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