The table below looks at the statistics for WAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WAN over the 3 months to 28 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 92 95 98
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +3
Permanent jobs citing WAN 32 25 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 2.14% 1.59% 1.34%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.31% 11.47% 9.85%
Number of salaries quoted 32 22 14
Median salary £36,250 £36,250 £29,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +21.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £24,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £57,500 £42,983
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
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
260 218 203
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 17.41% 13.83% 13.65%
Number of salaries quoted 214 172 167
Median salary £41,500 £40,000 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% +21.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £26,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £50,000 £57,750
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

WAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Oxfordshire region citing WAN as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 28 September 2016.

WAN Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

WAN
Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WAN within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 28 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
Abingdon -11 9 £28,500 +16.32% 1
Oxford +9 8 £62,500 +15.74%
Banbury +5 5 £37,500 -
Thame - 1 £56,000 -
WAN
South East

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 28 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for WAN.

1 32 (59.26%) Cisco
2 31 (57.41%) DNS
2 31 (57.41%) Firewall
3 27 (50.00%) Internet
4 26 (48.15%) Linux
5 24 (44.44%) SMTP
5 24 (44.44%) Kalman Filter
6 22 (40.74%) LAN
6 22 (40.74%) ADSL
7 21 (38.89%) TCP/IP
8 20 (37.04%) Web Filtering
9 19 (35.19%) Email Filtering
10 18 (33.33%) Windows
11 11 (20.37%) Degree
12 10 (18.52%) Microsoft Azure
12 10 (18.52%) VMware
12 10 (18.52%) Cisco Certification
13 9 (16.67%) ISEB
13 9 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
13 9 (16.67%) IP Telephony
13 9 (16.67%) Test Scripting
13 9 (16.67%) ISTQB
14 8 (14.81%) Test Planning
14 8 (14.81%) Data Centre
14 8 (14.81%) Windows 7
14 8 (14.81%) Agile Software Development
14 8 (14.81%) CCNA
14 8 (14.81%) OSPF
14 8 (14.81%) BGP
15 7 (12.96%) Active Directory

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 3 (5.56%) IIS
2 2 (3.70%) MS Exchange
2 2 (3.70%) Skype for Business
3 1 (1.85%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (3.70%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.85%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (3.70%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 10 (18.52%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (12.96%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 31 (57.41%) DNS
1 31 (57.41%) Firewall
2 27 (50.00%) Internet
3 24 (44.44%) SMTP
4 22 (40.74%) ADSL
4 22 (40.74%) LAN
5 21 (38.89%) TCP/IP
6 9 (16.67%) IP Telephony
7 8 (14.81%) BGP
7 8 (14.81%) OSPF
8 7 (12.96%) Cisco ASA
8 7 (12.96%) Network Security
9 6 (11.11%) Broadband
9 6 (11.11%) SAN
10 5 (9.26%) DHCP
10 5 (9.26%) Fibre Channel
10 5 (9.26%) iSCSI
11 4 (7.41%) Intrusion Detection
11 4 (7.41%) MPLS
11 4 (7.41%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.41%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (3.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 6 (11.11%) Finance
2 2 (3.70%) Billing
2 2 (3.70%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.85%) Banking
3 1 (1.85%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 23 (42.59%) Service Desk Engineer
2 18 (33.33%) Support Engineer
3 17 (31.48%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 17 (31.48%) 2nd Line Support
3 17 (31.48%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 17 (31.48%) Customer Engineer
3 17 (31.48%) Customer Support Engineer
3 17 (31.48%) Service Desk Support
4 14 (25.93%) Analyst
5 11 (20.37%) Senior Analyst
5 11 (20.37%) Test Analyst
6 10 (18.52%) Senior Test Analyst
7 6 (11.11%) Architect
7 6 (11.11%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 6 (11.11%) Infrastructure Test Analyst
8 5 (9.26%) Network Architect
8 5 (9.26%) Network Security Architect
8 5 (9.26%) Security Solutions Architect
8 5 (9.26%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
8 5 (9.26%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.70%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (14.81%) Data Centre
2 7 (12.96%) Management Information System
3 5 (9.26%) Hybrid Cloud
4 3 (5.56%) Computer Science
5 2 (3.70%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.85%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 1 (1.85%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.85%) Physics
6 1 (1.85%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 26 (48.15%) Linux
2 18 (33.33%) Windows
3 8 (14.81%) Windows 7
4 3 (5.56%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.85%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (44.44%) Kalman Filter
2 20 (37.04%) Web Filtering
3 19 (35.19%) Email Filtering
4 9 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
4 9 (16.67%) Test Scripting
5 8 (14.81%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (14.81%) Test Planning
6 6 (11.11%) Defect Tracking
6 6 (11.11%) Test Management
7 5 (9.26%) ITIL
7 5 (9.26%) Load Balancing
7 5 (9.26%) Presales
8 4 (7.41%) Critical Success Factor
9 3 (5.56%) Change Management
9 3 (5.56%) High Availability
9 3 (5.56%) Information Security
9 3 (5.56%) Service Delivery
10 2 (3.70%) Configuration Management
10 2 (3.70%) CRM
10 2 (3.70%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 3 (5.56%) SQL
2 2 (3.70%) PL/SQL
3 1 (1.85%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (20.37%) Degree
2 10 (18.52%) Cisco Certification
3 9 (16.67%) ISEB
3 9 (16.67%) ISTQB
4 8 (14.81%) CCNA
5 7 (12.96%) CCNP
6 5 (9.26%) JNCIA
7 2 (3.70%) CCIE
8 1 (1.85%) VCAP
8 1 (1.85%) VCDX
8 1 (1.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.41%) SLA
2 2 (3.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (12.96%) Active Directory
1 7 (12.96%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (5.56%) vSphere
3 1 (1.85%) KVM
Systems Management
1 2 (3.70%) Nagios
1 2 (3.70%) SCOM
Vendors
1 32 (59.26%) Cisco
2 10 (18.52%) VMware
3 7 (12.96%) Juniper
3 7 (12.96%) Microsoft
4 4 (7.41%) CheckPoint
4 4 (7.41%) SolarWinds
5 2 (3.70%) Avaya
5 2 (3.70%) Blue Coat
5 2 (3.70%) Nortel
5 2 (3.70%) Palo Alto
5 2 (3.70%) Polycom
6 1 (1.85%) CommVault
6 1 (1.85%) F5
6 1 (1.85%) HP
6 1 (1.85%) IBM
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Salary: £33000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
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Salary: £35,000 per annum + Benefits including Gym and Healthcare
Posted: 3 hours ago
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Salary: Up to £32,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Career Progression
Posted: 21 hours ago
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Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: Up to £28,000 per annum + career progression
Posted: 5 days ago