The table below looks at the statistics for WAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WAN over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 53 77 82
Rank change year-on-year
+24 +5
Permanent jobs citing WAN 28 8 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 3.68% 0.89% 0.70%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 20.59% 9.41% 4.14%
Number of salaries quoted 28 8 6
Average salary £50,000 £36,250 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.93% -34.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,250 £27,975 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £44,750 £55,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+10.66% -
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
136 85 169
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 17.89% 9.41% 16.92%
Number of salaries quoted 113 78 161
Average salary £47,500 £38,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.37% -14.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £32,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £56,600 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,700
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +0.75%

WAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WAN across the Oxford region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 24 April 2015.

WAN Salary Histogram in Oxford

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 24 (66.67%) ITIL
1 24 (66.67%) LAN
1 24 (66.67%) Firewall
2 19 (52.78%) Windows
3 16 (44.44%) VMware
4 15 (41.67%) Cisco
4 15 (41.67%) MPLS
5 14 (38.89%) Linux
6 12 (33.33%) Microsoft
7 11 (30.56%) TCP/IP
8 10 (27.78%) HP
9 9 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
9 9 (25.00%) SQL
9 9 (25.00%) Service Delivery
9 9 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
10 8 (22.22%) Perl
10 8 (22.22%) Python
10 8 (22.22%) DNS
10 8 (22.22%) OSPF
10 8 (22.22%) CheckPoint
10 8 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
11 7 (19.44%) Cloud Computing
11 7 (19.44%) BGP
11 7 (19.44%) VPN
11 7 (19.44%) SQL Server
12 6 (16.67%) Oracle
12 6 (16.67%) MCSE
12 6 (16.67%) C
12 6 (16.67%) Active Directory
12 6 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 5 (13.89%) IIS
2 4 (11.11%) Apache
3 1 (2.78%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (2.78%) Lync
3 1 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 3 (8.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (13.89%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (2.78%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 7 (19.44%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (11.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 24 (66.67%) LAN
1 24 (66.67%) Firewall
2 15 (41.67%) MPLS
3 11 (30.56%) TCP/IP
4 8 (22.22%) OSPF
4 8 (22.22%) DNS
5 7 (19.44%) BGP
5 7 (19.44%) VPN
6 6 (16.67%) IPsec
6 6 (16.67%) Cisco IOS
7 5 (13.89%) BIG-IP
8 4 (11.11%) Cisco PIX
9 3 (8.33%) Wireless
9 3 (8.33%) Fibre Channel
9 3 (8.33%) 4G
9 3 (8.33%) Cisco ASA
9 3 (8.33%) HTTP
9 3 (8.33%) ADSL
9 3 (8.33%) ISDN
9 3 (8.33%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (19.44%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (5.56%) Finance
1 2 (5.56%) Retail
2 1 (2.78%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 7 (19.44%) Architect
2 5 (13.89%) Account Manager
2 5 (13.89%) Technical Account Manager
2 5 (13.89%) Technical Manager
2 5 (13.89%) Client Account Manager
3 4 (11.11%) Security Solutions Architect
3 4 (11.11%) Security Architect
3 4 (11.11%) Solutions Architect
3 4 (11.11%) Systems Administrator
3 4 (11.11%) Network Engineer
3 4 (11.11%) Administrator
4 3 (8.33%) Analyst
4 3 (8.33%) Infrastructure Consultant
4 3 (8.33%) Senior Network Engineer
4 3 (8.33%) Consultant
4 3 (8.33%) Infrastructure Architect
4 3 (8.33%) IT Support
5 2 (5.56%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 2 (5.56%) Infrastructure Manager
5 2 (5.56%) IT Services Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.78%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.89%) Statistics
2 2 (5.56%) Clustering
3 1 (2.78%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 19 (52.78%) Windows
2 14 (38.89%) Linux
3 8 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (13.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (11.11%) Debian
6 4 (11.11%) Ubuntu
6 4 (11.11%) CentOS
7 3 (8.33%) Windows 7
7 3 (8.33%) Windows 8
8 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (2.78%) Windows XP
8 1 (2.78%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (66.67%) ITIL
2 9 (25.00%) Service Delivery
3 5 (13.89%) PRINCE2
3 5 (13.89%) Project Management
3 5 (13.89%) Incident Management
3 5 (13.89%) Root Cause Analysis
4 4 (11.11%) Technical Architecture
4 4 (11.11%) Configuration Management
4 4 (11.11%) TOGAF
5 3 (8.33%) Enterprise Architecture
5 3 (8.33%) Network Architecture
5 3 (8.33%) Line Management
6 2 (5.56%) Mentoring
6 2 (5.56%) Problem Management
6 2 (5.56%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (5.56%) Performance Analysis
6 2 (5.56%) Performance Monitoring
6 2 (5.56%) Business Continuity
6 2 (5.56%) Change Management
7 1 (2.78%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 9 (25.00%) SQL
2 8 (22.22%) Python
2 8 (22.22%) Perl
3 6 (16.67%) C
3 6 (16.67%) Bash Shell
4 4 (11.11%) Ruby
5 2 (5.56%) PHP
6 1 (2.78%) Tcl
6 1 (2.78%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 9 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (16.67%) MCSE
3 5 (13.89%) CCNP
3 5 (13.89%) CCNA
3 5 (13.89%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 5 (13.89%) ITIL Certification
4 4 (11.11%) JNCIA
5 1 (2.78%) MCITP
5 1 (2.78%) Degree
5 1 (2.78%) CCAA
5 1 (2.78%) CCDP
5 1 (2.78%) CCA
5 1 (2.78%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (2.78%) CCEA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.11%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 9 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (16.67%) Active Directory
3 2 (5.56%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.78%) XenDesktop
4 1 (2.78%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 5 (13.89%) Puppet
2 4 (11.11%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (8.33%) Backup Exec
4 2 (5.56%) SCCM
4 2 (5.56%) SELinux
5 1 (2.78%) SCOM
5 1 (2.78%) SCVMM
5 1 (2.78%) ZABBIX
5 1 (2.78%) SCDPM
5 1 (2.78%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 16 (44.44%) VMware
2 15 (41.67%) Cisco
3 12 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 10 (27.78%) HP
5 8 (22.22%) CheckPoint
6 6 (16.67%) Oracle
7 5 (13.89%) Juniper
7 5 (13.89%) F5
8 3 (8.33%) Veeam
9 2 (5.56%) Novell
10 1 (2.78%) SAP
10 1 (2.78%) Dell
10 1 (2.78%) Citrix
10 1 (2.78%) BT
10 1 (2.78%) SonicWALL
10 1 (2.78%) ProCurve
Oxford, Oxfordshire
TTR UK Ltd
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago