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

3 months to
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 86 64 112
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +48
Permanent jobs citing WAN 33 64 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 2.19% 4.12% 1.58%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.10% 22.61% 12.61%
Number of salaries quoted 32 51 26
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £28,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +65.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £43,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £41,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +10.66%
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
234 283 230
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 15.50% 18.20% 12.56%
Number of salaries quoted 205 226 199
Median salary £47,500 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £62,500
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 2 May 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 2 May 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 -34 13 £28,500 -18.57% 2
Oxford -11 7 £47,500 -5.00% 1
WAN
South East

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 2 May 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 34 (70.83%) Cisco
1 34 (70.83%) Firewall
2 28 (58.33%) LAN
3 27 (56.25%) Linux
3 27 (56.25%) VPN
4 22 (45.83%) SSL
5 20 (41.67%) DNS
6 18 (37.50%) Internet
6 18 (37.50%) VMware
6 18 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
6 18 (37.50%) Cisco ASA
7 16 (33.33%) OSPF
7 16 (33.33%) BGP
8 15 (31.25%) Windows
8 15 (31.25%) Network Security
9 14 (29.17%) Cisco Certification
10 13 (27.08%) Cisco IOS
10 13 (27.08%) Data Centre
11 12 (25.00%) MPLS
11 12 (25.00%) TCP/IP
12 11 (22.92%) SMTP
12 11 (22.92%) CCNA
12 11 (22.92%) SAN
12 11 (22.92%) Load Balancing
12 11 (22.92%) Hyper-V
13 10 (20.83%) Bash Shell
13 10 (20.83%) FCoE
13 10 (20.83%) Fibre Channel
13 10 (20.83%) WAN Optimisation
13 10 (20.83%) Performance Tuning

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 2 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (4.17%) MS Exchange
1 2 (4.17%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (4.17%) MS Excel
1 2 (4.17%) MS Office
1 2 (4.17%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.08%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.17%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 34 (70.83%) Firewall
2 28 (58.33%) LAN
3 27 (56.25%) VPN
4 22 (45.83%) SSL
5 20 (41.67%) DNS
6 18 (37.50%) Cisco ASA
6 18 (37.50%) Internet
7 16 (33.33%) BGP
7 16 (33.33%) OSPF
8 15 (31.25%) Network Security
9 13 (27.08%) Cisco IOS
10 12 (25.00%) MPLS
10 12 (25.00%) TCP/IP
11 11 (22.92%) SAN
11 11 (22.92%) SMTP
12 10 (20.83%) DMZ
12 10 (20.83%) FCoE
12 10 (20.83%) Fibre Channel
12 10 (20.83%) IPsec
12 10 (20.83%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.17%) MySQL
1 2 (4.17%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (4.17%) JIRA
General
1 2 (4.17%) Billing
1 2 (4.17%) Finance
2 1 (2.08%) Aerospace
2 1 (2.08%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.08%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (27.08%) Consultant
2 12 (25.00%) Network Engineer
3 11 (22.92%) Service Desk Engineer
4 10 (20.83%) Infrastructure Consultant
4 10 (20.83%) Infrastructure Security Consultant
4 10 (20.83%) Network Infrastructure Consultant
4 10 (20.83%) Network Security Consultant
4 10 (20.83%) Network Security Engineer
4 10 (20.83%) Security Consultant
4 10 (20.83%) Security Engineer
5 9 (18.75%) Analyst
6 6 (12.50%) Cisco Engineer
6 6 (12.50%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 6 (12.50%) Cisco Security Engineer
6 6 (12.50%) Network Analyst
7 5 (10.42%) Service Desk Support
7 5 (10.42%) Support Engineer
8 4 (8.33%) Service Analyst
8 4 (8.33%) Service Desk Analyst
9 3 (6.25%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.17%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 13 (27.08%) Data Centre
2 2 (4.17%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (2.08%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.08%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 1 (2.08%) Mathematics
3 1 (2.08%) Physics
3 1 (2.08%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 27 (56.25%) Linux
2 15 (31.25%) Windows
3 6 (12.50%) Windows Server
4 3 (6.25%) Windows 7
4 3 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (4.17%) CentOS
5 2 (4.17%) Ubuntu
6 1 (2.08%) CatOS
6 1 (2.08%) Windows 8
6 1 (2.08%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (22.92%) Load Balancing
2 10 (20.83%) Kalman Filter
2 10 (20.83%) Mentoring
2 10 (20.83%) Performance Analysis
2 10 (20.83%) Performance Tuning
2 10 (20.83%) WAN Optimisation
3 6 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
3 6 (12.50%) ITIL
3 6 (12.50%) Line Management
3 6 (12.50%) Web Filtering
4 5 (10.42%) Email Filtering
5 3 (6.25%) Presales
5 3 (6.25%) Service Delivery
6 2 (4.17%) Change Management
6 2 (4.17%) Configuration Management
6 2 (4.17%) DevOps
6 2 (4.17%) Identity Management
6 2 (4.17%) Project Management
6 2 (4.17%) Security Management
6 2 (4.17%) Service Continuity Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (20.83%) Bash Shell
2 2 (4.17%) Shell Script
2 2 (4.17%) SQL
3 1 (2.08%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (29.17%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (22.92%) CCNA
3 9 (18.75%) CCNP
4 5 (10.42%) JNCIA
5 3 (6.25%) Degree
6 2 (4.17%) HP ASE
6 2 (4.17%) HP MASE
6 2 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (2.08%) CCIE
7 1 (2.08%) MCITP
7 1 (2.08%) MCSA
7 1 (2.08%) MCSE
7 1 (2.08%) VCAP
7 1 (2.08%) VCDX
7 1 (2.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (2.08%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (22.92%) Hyper-V
3 9 (18.75%) Active Directory
4 3 (6.25%) KVM
5 2 (4.17%) Terminal Services
6 1 (2.08%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (2.08%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 10 (20.83%) SELinux
2 2 (4.17%) Backup Exec
2 2 (4.17%) Puppet
2 2 (4.17%) Rundeck
2 2 (4.17%) ZABBIX
3 1 (2.08%) WSUS
Vendors
1 34 (70.83%) Cisco
2 18 (37.50%) VMware
3 10 (20.83%) CheckPoint
4 9 (18.75%) Microsoft
5 4 (8.33%) Juniper
6 3 (6.25%) Citrix
6 3 (6.25%) HP
6 3 (6.25%) Riverbed
7 2 (4.17%) IronPort
7 2 (4.17%) Meraki
7 2 (4.17%) ProCurve
7 2 (4.17%) Sophos
7 2 (4.17%) Tripwire
7 2 (4.17%) Veeam
8 1 (2.08%) CommVault
8 1 (2.08%) F5
8 1 (2.08%) IBM
8 1 (2.08%) Intel Security
8 1 (2.08%) Salesforce.com
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