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

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 90 98 99
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +1
Permanent jobs citing WAN 24 20 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 1.59% 1.31% 1.30%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.91% 8.81% 8.76%
Number of salaries quoted 21 15 14
Average salary £44,000 £37,000 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.91% +9.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £47,704 £48,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +6.66%
WAN
South East

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

Communications & Networking Category
Oxfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
220 227 251
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 14.62% 14.88% 14.81%
Number of salaries quoted 179 190 214
Average salary £39,000 £33,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.18% -17.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £26,450
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

WAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WAN across the Oxfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

WAN Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

WAN
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

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

WAN Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

WAN
Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WAN across the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 3 September 2015.

WAN Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

WAN
Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WAN within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 3 September 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford -4 15 £47,500 +55.73%
Abingdon +8 2 £24,500 -5.76%
Faringdon - 2 £35,000 - 2
Banbury - 1 - - 2
WAN
South East

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 48 (63.16%) LAN
2 44 (57.89%) Firewall
3 38 (50.00%) Cisco
4 36 (47.37%) Windows
5 33 (43.42%) Linux
5 33 (43.42%) Data Centre
6 31 (40.79%) VMware
7 29 (38.16%) Cisco Certification
8 26 (34.21%) DNS
9 25 (32.89%) Microsoft
10 23 (30.26%) VMware Infrastructure
11 22 (28.95%) VPN
11 22 (28.95%) ITIL
12 21 (27.63%) TCP/IP
13 20 (26.32%) Active Directory
14 19 (25.00%) OSPF
14 19 (25.00%) BGP
14 19 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
15 17 (22.37%) CCNP
15 17 (22.37%) CCNA
16 16 (21.05%) SAN
16 16 (21.05%) Python
17 15 (19.74%) Perl
18 14 (18.42%) SQL Server
19 13 (17.11%) Cisco ASA
20 12 (15.79%) Network Security
20 12 (15.79%) Cisco IOS
20 12 (15.79%) Bash Shell
20 12 (15.79%) VoIP
20 12 (15.79%) Microsoft Certification

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 10 (13.16%) Lync
2 7 (9.21%) IIS
2 7 (9.21%) MS Exchange
3 6 (7.89%) Apache
4 5 (6.58%) SharePoint
5 3 (3.95%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (3.95%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (2.63%) MQSeries
6 2 (2.63%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (1.32%) WebSphere
7 1 (1.32%) OpenStack
Applications
1 8 (10.53%) MS Office
1 8 (10.53%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.95%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (6.58%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (2.63%) Adaptiv
3 1 (1.32%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (7.89%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (6.58%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (3.95%) SaaS
5 2 (2.63%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 48 (63.16%) LAN
2 44 (57.89%) Firewall
3 26 (34.21%) DNS
4 22 (28.95%) VPN
5 21 (27.63%) TCP/IP
6 19 (25.00%) OSPF
6 19 (25.00%) BGP
7 16 (21.05%) SAN
8 13 (17.11%) Cisco ASA
9 12 (15.79%) VoIP
9 12 (15.79%) IPsec
9 12 (15.79%) VLAN
9 12 (15.79%) Cisco IOS
9 12 (15.79%) Network Security
10 11 (14.47%) Cisco PIX
11 10 (13.16%) iSCSI
11 10 (13.16%) DHCP
11 10 (13.16%) Fibre Channel
12 9 (11.84%) FCoE
13 8 (10.53%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (18.42%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.95%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (3.95%) MySQL
3 2 (2.63%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (2.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (3.95%) JIRA
General
1 11 (14.47%) Finance
2 6 (7.89%) Banking
3 3 (3.95%) Billing
4 2 (2.63%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.63%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.63%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.32%) Electronics
5 1 (1.32%) Aerospace
5 1 (1.32%) Retail
5 1 (1.32%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 13 (17.11%) Consultant
2 11 (14.47%) Systems Administrator
2 11 (14.47%) Administrator
3 10 (13.16%) Infrastructure Consultant
4 9 (11.84%) Network Engineer
4 9 (11.84%) Analyst
5 8 (10.53%) Support Analyst
6 6 (7.89%) Support Engineer
6 6 (7.89%) Senior Consultant
6 6 (7.89%) Network Manager
6 6 (7.89%) IT Support
6 6 (7.89%) Senior Infrastructure Consultant
7 5 (6.58%) Client Account Manager
7 5 (6.58%) Technical Account Manager
7 5 (6.58%) Technical Manager
7 5 (6.58%) Network Team Leader
7 5 (6.58%) Team Leader
7 5 (6.58%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 5 (6.58%) Architect
7 5 (6.58%) Account Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.95%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (1.32%) COM
2 1 (1.32%) Web Services
2 1 (1.32%) WAP
2 1 (1.32%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 33 (43.42%) Data Centre
2 5 (6.58%) Clustering
2 5 (6.58%) Statistics
2 5 (6.58%) Video Conferencing
3 3 (3.95%) Public Cloud
4 2 (2.63%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.32%) FMCG
5 1 (1.32%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.32%) NHS
5 1 (1.32%) DTV
5 1 (1.32%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.32%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 36 (47.37%) Windows
2 33 (43.42%) Linux
3 19 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (14.47%) Windows 7
5 10 (13.16%) Ubuntu
6 9 (11.84%) CentOS
6 9 (11.84%) Windows 8
7 7 (9.21%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (9.21%) Windows Server 2003
8 6 (7.89%) Debian
8 6 (7.89%) UNIX
9 5 (6.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (1.32%) Android
10 1 (1.32%) Windows XP
10 1 (1.32%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (28.95%) ITIL
2 11 (14.47%) Performance Analysis
3 10 (13.16%) Performance Tuning
4 9 (11.84%) Root Cause Analysis
5 8 (10.53%) Service Delivery
6 7 (9.21%) Project Management
6 7 (9.21%) Business Continuity
6 7 (9.21%) Load Balancing
6 7 (9.21%) Mentoring
7 6 (7.89%) Change Management
8 5 (6.58%) Disaster Recovery
8 5 (6.58%) PRINCE2
8 5 (6.58%) Incident Management
8 5 (6.58%) Continuous Improvement
8 5 (6.58%) Kalman Filter
9 4 (5.26%) DevOps
9 4 (5.26%) High Availability
9 4 (5.26%) Matrix Management
9 4 (5.26%) Network Architecture
9 4 (5.26%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 16 (21.05%) Python
2 15 (19.74%) Perl
3 12 (15.79%) Bash Shell
4 11 (14.47%) SQL
5 10 (13.16%) C
5 10 (13.16%) Ruby
6 7 (9.21%) Tcl
7 3 (3.95%) Shell Script
7 3 (3.95%) PHP
8 1 (1.32%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 29 (38.16%) Cisco Certification
2 17 (22.37%) CCNP
2 17 (22.37%) CCNA
3 12 (15.79%) Microsoft Certification
4 10 (13.16%) CCDP
5 9 (11.84%) MCSE
6 7 (9.21%) Degree
7 6 (7.89%) MCSA
8 5 (6.58%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 5 (6.58%) ITIL Certification
9 4 (5.26%) CCIE
10 2 (2.63%) MCTS
10 2 (2.63%) MCITP
11 1 (1.32%) CCIP
11 1 (1.32%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.89%) SLA
1 6 (7.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 23 (30.26%) VMware Infrastructure
2 20 (26.32%) Active Directory
3 11 (14.47%) Hyper-V
4 4 (5.26%) VMware ESX
5 3 (3.95%) KVM
5 3 (3.95%) Terminal Services
6 1 (1.32%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 9 (11.84%) SELinux
2 8 (10.53%) Puppet
3 7 (9.21%) WSUS
4 5 (6.58%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (5.26%) ZABBIX
6 3 (3.95%) Rundeck
6 3 (3.95%) SCCM
6 3 (3.95%) Cisco CUCM
6 3 (3.95%) Cisco IPCC
6 3 (3.95%) Backup Exec
7 1 (1.32%) SCOM
7 1 (1.32%) SCVMM
7 1 (1.32%) SCDPM
7 1 (1.32%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 38 (50.00%) Cisco
2 31 (40.79%) VMware
3 25 (32.89%) Microsoft
4 9 (11.84%) Juniper
5 7 (9.21%) CheckPoint
6 6 (7.89%) Citrix
6 6 (7.89%) CommVault
6 6 (7.89%) Oracle
7 5 (6.58%) HP
7 5 (6.58%) F5
8 4 (5.26%) Sage
9 3 (3.95%) Dell
9 3 (3.95%) Veeam
10 2 (2.63%) Intel
10 2 (2.63%) SunGard
10 2 (2.63%) IBM
10 2 (2.63%) Novell
11 1 (1.32%) Red Hat
11 1 (1.32%) Apple
11 1 (1.32%) McAfee
Faringdon, Oxfordshire
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RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
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