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

3 months to
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 80 83 63
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -20
Permanent jobs citing WAN 20 19 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 2.05% 1.83% 2.99%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.23% 8.64% 13.81%
Number of salaries quoted 16 17 24
Median salary £40,000 £36,000 £26,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +37.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,500 £28,000 £20,800
10% offered a salary of more than £51,250 £43,500 £51,650
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
243 220 210
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 24.92% 21.22% 21.63%
Number of salaries quoted 186 191 157
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 £21,000 £27,850 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 30 June 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 30 June 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 +12 10 £42,500 +33.85% 1
Cheltenham -2 8 £38,750 +10.71%
Cirencester -4 1 £40,000 +42.85% 1
WAN
South West

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 36 (100.00%) LAN
2 19 (52.78%) Windows
3 16 (44.44%) Microsoft
4 15 (41.67%) Java
5 14 (38.89%) Linux
5 14 (38.89%) Windows Server
6 12 (33.33%) Cisco
7 11 (30.56%) ITIL
8 10 (27.78%) MS Office
8 10 (27.78%) HP
8 10 (27.78%) Data Centre
9 9 (25.00%) Active Directory
9 9 (25.00%) MS Excel
9 9 (25.00%) C#
9 9 (25.00%) C++
9 9 (25.00%) LoadRunner
9 9 (25.00%) ISEB
9 9 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
9 9 (25.00%) SC Cleared
9 9 (25.00%) DV Cleared
9 9 (25.00%) Security Cleared
9 9 (25.00%) ITIL V3
10 8 (22.22%) VMware
10 8 (22.22%) Firewall
10 8 (22.22%) Citrix
10 8 (22.22%) Cybersecurity
10 8 (22.22%) Security Operations
11 7 (19.44%) SAN
11 7 (19.44%) SQL
11 7 (19.44%) Penetration Testing

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 (16.67%) Elasticsearch
1 6 (16.67%) JBoss
1 6 (16.67%) Tomcat
2 4 (11.11%) IIS
3 3 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (8.33%) MS Exchange
4 2 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 10 (27.78%) MS Office
2 9 (25.00%) MS Excel
3 6 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
3 6 (16.67%) MS Visio
4 2 (5.56%) AutoCAD
Cloud Services
1 5 (13.89%) Office 365
2 4 (11.11%) SaaS
3 3 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 36 (100.00%) LAN
2 8 (22.22%) Firewall
3 7 (19.44%) SAN
4 6 (16.67%) Internet
4 6 (16.67%) Network Security
4 6 (16.67%) TCP/IP
5 3 (8.33%) DHCP
5 3 (8.33%) DNS
5 3 (8.33%) Structured Cabling
5 3 (8.33%) VPN
6 2 (5.56%) Remote Desktop
6 2 (5.56%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (2.78%) NAS
7 1 (2.78%) VLAN
7 1 (2.78%) VoIP
7 1 (2.78%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (16.67%) Apache Accumulo
1 6 (16.67%) Big Data
1 6 (16.67%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 9 (25.00%) LoadRunner
2 6 (16.67%) Cucumber
2 6 (16.67%) JIRA
2 6 (16.67%) JUnit
2 6 (16.67%) Selenium
2 6 (16.67%) SpecFlow
3 4 (11.11%) TestNG
General
1 3 (8.33%) Advertising
2 1 (2.78%) Electronics
2 1 (2.78%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (36.11%) Analyst
2 9 (25.00%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
2 9 (25.00%) Software Analyst
2 9 (25.00%) Software Test Analyst
2 9 (25.00%) Software Tester
2 9 (25.00%) Test Analyst
2 9 (25.00%) Tester
3 7 (19.44%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 6 (16.67%) Network Engineer
5 4 (11.11%) Architect
5 4 (11.11%) Infrastructure Architect
5 4 (11.11%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
5 4 (11.11%) IT Architect
5 4 (11.11%) IT Infrastructure Architect
5 4 (11.11%) Solutions Architect
5 4 (11.11%) Support Engineer
6 3 (8.33%) 1st Line Engineer
6 3 (8.33%) 1st Line Support
6 3 (8.33%) 1st Line Support Engineer
7 2 (5.56%) Service Desk Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (16.67%) ELK Stack
1 6 (16.67%) JDBC
1 6 (16.67%) Kafka
2 3 (8.33%) HTML
3 1 (2.78%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 10 (27.78%) Data Centre
2 6 (16.67%) Cyberthreat
2 6 (16.67%) Security Operations Centre
3 2 (5.56%) Clustering
4 1 (2.78%) CESG
4 1 (2.78%) Cybercrime
4 1 (2.78%) EqualLogic
4 1 (2.78%) Handset
4 1 (2.78%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.78%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 19 (52.78%) Windows
2 14 (38.89%) Linux
2 14 (38.89%) Windows Server
3 7 (19.44%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (16.67%) CentOS
5 4 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (8.33%) Unix
6 3 (8.33%) Windows 7
6 3 (8.33%) Windows 8
7 1 (2.78%) Debian
7 1 (2.78%) Embedded Linux
7 1 (2.78%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (30.56%) ITIL
2 9 (25.00%) ITIL V3
2 9 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 8 (22.22%) Cybersecurity
3 8 (22.22%) Security Operations
4 7 (19.44%) Penetration Testing
4 7 (19.44%) Performance Testing
5 6 (16.67%) Configuration Management
5 6 (16.67%) Data Acquisition
5 6 (16.67%) Functional Testing
5 6 (16.67%) Non-Functional Testing
5 6 (16.67%) User Stories
6 4 (11.11%) Service Delivery
7 2 (5.56%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (5.56%) SIEM
8 1 (2.78%) Business Continuity
8 1 (2.78%) Data Protection
8 1 (2.78%) High Availability
8 1 (2.78%) OWASP
8 1 (2.78%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (41.67%) Java
2 9 (25.00%) C#
2 9 (25.00%) C++
3 7 (19.44%) Bash Shell
3 7 (19.44%) Ruby
3 7 (19.44%) SQL
4 3 (8.33%) Shell Script
5 1 (2.78%) PHP
5 1 (2.78%) PowerShell
5 1 (2.78%) Python
Qualifications
1 9 (25.00%) DV Cleared
1 9 (25.00%) ISEB
1 9 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 9 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 6 (16.67%) ISTQB
3 1 (2.78%) CEH
3 1 (2.78%) CISSP
3 1 (2.78%) CREST Certified
3 1 (2.78%) Degree
3 1 (2.78%) HND
3 1 (2.78%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.56%) SLA
2 1 (2.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 9 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 7 (19.44%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (19.44%) XenApp
3 6 (16.67%) Apache Flume
3 6 (16.67%) Firmware
4 3 (8.33%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 6 (16.67%) FortiGate
1 6 (16.67%) Kibana
1 6 (16.67%) logstash
2 1 (2.78%) Ansible
2 1 (2.78%) Puppet
2 1 (2.78%) SCCM
Vendors
1 16 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 12 (33.33%) Cisco
3 10 (27.78%) HP
4 8 (22.22%) Citrix
4 8 (22.22%) VMware
5 6 (16.67%) Dell
5 6 (16.67%) EMC
5 6 (16.67%) Hortonworks
5 6 (16.67%) Intel
5 6 (16.67%) Red Hat
6 3 (8.33%) IBM
6 3 (8.33%) NetApp
7 2 (5.56%) Google
7 2 (5.56%) Veeam
8 1 (2.78%) 3PAR
8 1 (2.78%) Aruba
8 1 (2.78%) Cloudera
8 1 (2.78%) NEC
8 1 (2.78%) ServiceNow
8 1 (2.78%) SonicWALL
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