The table below looks at the statistics for WAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WAN over the 3 months to 3 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 62 91 77
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -14
Permanent jobs citing WAN 9 4 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 1.40% 0.44% 0.93%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.33% 3.57% 9.46%
Number of salaries quoted 9 4 5
Median salary £32,500 £39,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-18.23% -0.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £27,000 £30,400
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £54,250 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +12.00%
WAN
Oxfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Oxford region.

Communications & Networking Category
Oxford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
108 112 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 16.74% 12.31% 9.88%
Number of salaries quoted 102 95 70
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £20,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

WAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

The demand trend of job ads across the Oxford region citing WAN as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

WAN Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

WAN
Salary Trend in Oxford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WAN across the Oxford region.

WAN Salary Trend in Oxford

WAN
Salary Histogram in Oxford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WAN across the Oxford region over the 3 months to 3 December 2016.

WAN Salary Histogram in Oxford

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 3 December 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 Oxford region with a requirement for WAN.

1 10 (66.67%) Cisco
2 8 (53.33%) Firewall
3 7 (46.67%) VMware
3 7 (46.67%) Presales
3 7 (46.67%) Data Centre
4 6 (40.00%) Critical Success Factor
4 6 (40.00%) Hybrid Cloud
4 6 (40.00%) Load Balancing
4 6 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (40.00%) Cisco ASA
4 6 (40.00%) iSCSI
4 6 (40.00%) Fibre Channel
4 6 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (40.00%) SAN
4 6 (40.00%) LAN
5 5 (33.33%) Network Security
5 5 (33.33%) VLAN
6 4 (26.67%) Active Directory
7 3 (20.00%) DNS
7 3 (20.00%) SLA
7 3 (20.00%) Avaya
7 3 (20.00%) TCP/IP
7 3 (20.00%) Windows
7 3 (20.00%) ADSL
7 3 (20.00%) Manufacturing
7 3 (20.00%) Wireless
7 3 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
7 3 (20.00%) SCCM
7 3 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
7 3 (20.00%) Analytical Skills

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford 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 2 (13.33%) IIS
1 2 (13.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 6 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (53.33%) Firewall
2 6 (40.00%) Cisco ASA
2 6 (40.00%) Fibre Channel
2 6 (40.00%) iSCSI
2 6 (40.00%) LAN
2 6 (40.00%) SAN
3 5 (33.33%) Network Security
3 5 (33.33%) VLAN
4 3 (20.00%) ADSL
4 3 (20.00%) DNS
4 3 (20.00%) TCP/IP
4 3 (20.00%) Wireless
5 2 (13.33%) DHCP
5 2 (13.33%) GPRS
5 2 (13.33%) GSM
5 2 (13.33%) Intrusion Detection
5 2 (13.33%) ISDN
5 2 (13.33%) MPLS
5 2 (13.33%) Symposium
5 2 (13.33%) VPN
General
1 3 (20.00%) Manufacturing
2 2 (13.33%) Billing
2 2 (13.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) Architect
2 6 (40.00%) Infrastructure Architect
2 6 (40.00%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
2 6 (40.00%) Network Architect
2 6 (40.00%) Network Infrastructure Architect
2 6 (40.00%) Network Security Architect
2 6 (40.00%) Security Architect
2 6 (40.00%) Security Solutions Architect
3 5 (33.33%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 5 (33.33%) Network Infrastructure Specialist
3 5 (33.33%) Network Specialist
4 3 (20.00%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
4 3 (20.00%) Senior Infrastructure Specialist
4 3 (20.00%) Senior Network Specialist
4 3 (20.00%) Support Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) 1st/2nd Line Support
5 2 (13.33%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) IT Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) IT Support
Miscellaneous
1 7 (46.67%) Data Centre
2 6 (40.00%) Hybrid Cloud
3 3 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (13.33%) Client/Server
4 2 (13.33%) Management Information System
5 1 (6.67%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 3 (20.00%) Windows
2 1 (6.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) Presales
2 6 (40.00%) Critical Success Factor
2 6 (40.00%) Load Balancing
3 3 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 3 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (13.33%) Change Management
4 2 (13.33%) Configuration Management
4 2 (13.33%) Information Security
4 2 (13.33%) ITIL
4 2 (13.33%) Line Management
4 2 (13.33%) Service Delivery
4 2 (13.33%) Translating Business Requirements
5 1 (6.67%) Business Continuity
5 1 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (6.67%) High Availability
5 1 (6.67%) Migration
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) CCNA
1 1 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (6.67%) Degree
1 1 (6.67%) VCAP
1 1 (6.67%) VCDX
1 1 (6.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (20.00%) SLA
2 2 (13.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (26.67%) Active Directory
3 1 (6.67%) KVM
3 1 (6.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (20.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 10 (66.67%) Cisco
2 7 (46.67%) VMware
3 3 (20.00%) Avaya
4 2 (13.33%) CheckPoint
4 2 (13.33%) Juniper
4 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
4 2 (13.33%) Nortel
4 2 (13.33%) SolarWinds
5 1 (6.67%) F5
5 1 (6.67%) HP
5 1 (6.67%) IBM