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

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 85 88 76
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -12
Permanent jobs citing WAN 28 15 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 2.46% 1.44% 1.58%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.39% 6.70% 8.72%
Number of salaries quoted 28 15 6
Median salary £42,500 £98,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-56.85% +159.21%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
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
226 224 149
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 19.89% 21.44% 18.06%
Number of salaries quoted 183 183 118
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £63,000
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 25 September 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 25 September 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
Cheltenham - 14 £42,500 - 2
Gloucester +6 10 £42,500 -56.85% 1
Cirencester +11 3 £32,500 -20.73%
WAN
South West

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 47 (97.92%) LAN
2 29 (60.42%) Windows
3 24 (50.00%) Security Cleared
3 24 (50.00%) Windows Server
4 23 (47.92%) Linux
5 22 (45.83%) DV Cleared
6 21 (43.75%) TCP/IP
6 21 (43.75%) Windows Server 2008
7 20 (41.67%) VMware
8 18 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
9 16 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
10 15 (31.25%) Active Directory
11 14 (29.17%) Microsoft
11 14 (29.17%) ITIL
12 13 (27.08%) Cisco
12 13 (27.08%) SC Cleared
13 12 (25.00%) Java
14 11 (22.92%) Red Hat
14 11 (22.92%) CentOS
15 10 (20.83%) ITIL V3
15 10 (20.83%) Cybercrime
15 10 (20.83%) LoadRunner
15 10 (20.83%) ISEB
15 10 (20.83%) C#
15 10 (20.83%) C++
15 10 (20.83%) User Acceptance Testing
16 9 (18.75%) VMware ESX
16 9 (18.75%) Firewall
16 9 (18.75%) Performance Testing
16 9 (18.75%) Unix

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 5 (10.42%) Exchange Server 2010
1 5 (10.42%) MS Exchange
2 4 (8.33%) IIS
3 2 (4.17%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (4.17%) JBoss
3 2 (4.17%) Tomcat
Applications
1 8 (16.67%) MS Office
2 7 (14.58%) MS Excel
3 2 (4.17%) AutoCAD
3 2 (4.17%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (4.17%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 7 (14.58%) Office 365
2 3 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (4.17%) SaaS
4 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 47 (97.92%) LAN
2 21 (43.75%) TCP/IP
3 9 (18.75%) Firewall
3 9 (18.75%) VPN
4 4 (8.33%) Internet
4 4 (8.33%) Network Security
5 3 (6.25%) DHCP
5 3 (6.25%) DNS
5 3 (6.25%) SAN
5 3 (6.25%) Structured Cabling
5 3 (6.25%) VLAN
6 2 (4.17%) Cisco IOS
6 2 (4.17%) IPX
6 2 (4.17%) IPX/SPX
6 2 (4.17%) MPLS
6 2 (4.17%) PPP
6 2 (4.17%) PPTP
6 2 (4.17%) SSL
7 1 (2.08%) TACACS
7 1 (2.08%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.25%) Big Data
1 3 (6.25%) Hadoop
2 2 (4.17%) Apache Accumulo
2 2 (4.17%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.17%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (4.17%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (4.17%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 10 (20.83%) LoadRunner
2 1 (2.08%) Cucumber
2 1 (2.08%) JIRA
2 1 (2.08%) JUnit
2 1 (2.08%) Selenium
2 1 (2.08%) SpecFlow
General
1 6 (12.50%) Advertising
2 1 (2.08%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 13 (27.08%) Analyst
2 10 (20.83%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
2 10 (20.83%) Software Analyst
2 10 (20.83%) Software Test Analyst
2 10 (20.83%) Software Tester
2 10 (20.83%) Test Analyst
2 10 (20.83%) Tester
3 9 (18.75%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 6 (12.50%) Consultant
5 5 (10.42%) Platform Engineer
5 5 (10.42%) Support Engineer
5 5 (10.42%) Technical Consultant
6 4 (8.33%) Network Engineer
6 4 (8.33%) Senior Consultant
6 4 (8.33%) Senior Technical Consultant
7 3 (6.25%) 1st Line Engineer
7 3 (6.25%) 1st Line Support
7 3 (6.25%) 1st Line Support Engineer
7 3 (6.25%) Architect
7 3 (6.25%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.25%) HTML
2 2 (4.17%) ELK Stack
2 2 (4.17%) Kafka
3 1 (2.08%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 10 (20.83%) Cybercrime
2 5 (10.42%) Data Centre
3 3 (6.25%) Clustering
4 2 (4.17%) Cyberthreat
4 2 (4.17%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 2 (4.17%) Driving Licence
4 2 (4.17%) Security Operations Centre
5 1 (2.08%) CESG
5 1 (2.08%) Handset
5 1 (2.08%) Smartphone
5 1 (2.08%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 29 (60.42%) Windows
2 24 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 23 (47.92%) Linux
4 21 (43.75%) Windows Server 2008
5 18 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
6 11 (22.92%) CentOS
7 9 (18.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 9 (18.75%) Unix
8 5 (10.42%) Windows 8
9 3 (6.25%) Windows 7
10 2 (4.17%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (4.17%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (29.17%) ITIL
2 10 (20.83%) ITIL V3
2 10 (20.83%) User Acceptance Testing
3 9 (18.75%) Performance Testing
4 6 (12.50%) Penetration Testing
5 4 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (6.25%) Cybersecurity
6 3 (6.25%) Integration Testing
6 3 (6.25%) Migration
6 3 (6.25%) Security Operations
7 2 (4.17%) Business Continuity
7 2 (4.17%) Data Acquisition
7 2 (4.17%) Infrastructure Management
7 2 (4.17%) Network Monitoring
7 2 (4.17%) Presales
7 2 (4.17%) Project Management
7 2 (4.17%) Service Delivery
7 2 (4.17%) Service Management
7 2 (4.17%) Social Engineering
7 2 (4.17%) Software Distribution
Programming Languages
1 12 (25.00%) Java
2 10 (20.83%) C#
2 10 (20.83%) C++
3 9 (18.75%) Shell Script
4 2 (4.17%) Bash Shell
4 2 (4.17%) PowerShell
4 2 (4.17%) SQL
5 1 (2.08%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 24 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 22 (45.83%) DV Cleared
3 13 (27.08%) SC Cleared
4 10 (20.83%) ISEB
5 4 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (8.33%) MCSE
5 4 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (6.25%) CCNA
7 2 (4.17%) MCSA
7 2 (4.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (2.08%) CCNP
8 1 (2.08%) CEH
8 1 (2.08%) CISSP
8 1 (2.08%) CREST Certified
8 1 (2.08%) Degree
8 1 (2.08%) ISTQB
8 1 (2.08%) OSCP
8 1 (2.08%) VCAP
8 1 (2.08%) VCDX
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.25%) SLA
2 1 (2.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.08%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 16 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (31.25%) Active Directory
3 9 (18.75%) VMware ESX
4 6 (12.50%) Hyper-V
4 6 (12.50%) XenApp
5 2 (4.17%) Apache Flume
5 2 (4.17%) Firmware
5 2 (4.17%) Virtual Servers
5 2 (4.17%) vSphere
6 1 (2.08%) KVM
6 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (2.08%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (4.17%) FortiGate
1 2 (4.17%) Kibana
1 2 (4.17%) logstash
1 2 (4.17%) WSUS
2 1 (2.08%) SCCM
Vendors
1 20 (41.67%) VMware
2 14 (29.17%) Microsoft
3 13 (27.08%) Cisco
4 11 (22.92%) Red Hat
5 8 (16.67%) Citrix
6 6 (12.50%) HP
7 2 (4.17%) CheckPoint
7 2 (4.17%) Dell
7 2 (4.17%) EMC
7 2 (4.17%) Google
7 2 (4.17%) Hortonworks
7 2 (4.17%) IBM
7 2 (4.17%) Intel
7 2 (4.17%) Veeam
8 1 (2.08%) 3PAR
8 1 (2.08%) Aruba
8 1 (2.08%) EqualLogic
8 1 (2.08%) Facebook
8 1 (2.08%) Meraki
8 1 (2.08%) ServiceNow
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Salary: £65,000
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