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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 81 102 104
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +2
Permanent jobs citing WAN 29 19 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 1.99% 1.20% 0.97%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.50% 8.33% 6.14%
Number of salaries quoted 28 18 15
Average salary £45,000 £38,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.12% +10.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £31,750 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,850 £50,750 £44,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +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
232 228 277
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 15.96% 14.42% 15.77%
Number of salaries quoted 208 200 237
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,250 £28,978 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £50,000 £52,500
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 31 July 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 31 July 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +11 21 £53,000 +24.70% 1
Faringdon - 2 £37,500 - 1
WAN
South East

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 56 (60.22%) Firewall
2 50 (53.76%) LAN
2 50 (53.76%) Cisco
3 47 (50.54%) Windows
4 40 (43.01%) Linux
4 40 (43.01%) VMware
5 36 (38.71%) Cisco Certification
6 34 (36.56%) Data Centre
7 26 (27.96%) Microsoft
7 26 (27.96%) DNS
7 26 (27.96%) ITIL
8 25 (26.88%) Juniper
9 23 (24.73%) CCNA
10 22 (23.66%) TCP/IP
10 22 (23.66%) Perl
10 22 (23.66%) VMware Infrastructure
10 22 (23.66%) Windows Server 2008
11 21 (22.58%) VPN
12 20 (21.51%) SAN
12 20 (21.51%) OSPF
13 19 (20.43%) BGP
13 19 (20.43%) Internet
13 19 (20.43%) CCNP
13 19 (20.43%) Bash Shell
14 18 (19.35%) Active Directory
15 17 (18.28%) Network Security
16 16 (17.20%) Load Balancing
16 16 (17.20%) Project Management
17 15 (16.13%) Python
18 14 (15.05%) CommVault

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 11 (11.83%) SharePoint
1 11 (11.83%) Lync
2 7 (7.53%) MS Exchange
3 6 (6.45%) Apache
4 5 (5.38%) IIS
5 4 (4.30%) Exchange Server 2007
6 3 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2003
7 2 (2.15%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (1.08%) OpenStack
8 1 (1.08%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 9 (9.68%) MS Excel
2 5 (5.38%) MS Office
3 2 (2.15%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (5.38%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (1.08%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 14 (15.05%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (12.90%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (7.53%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (2.15%) SaaS
4 2 (2.15%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 56 (60.22%) Firewall
2 50 (53.76%) LAN
3 26 (27.96%) DNS
4 22 (23.66%) TCP/IP
5 21 (22.58%) VPN
6 20 (21.51%) SAN
6 20 (21.51%) OSPF
7 19 (20.43%) BGP
7 19 (20.43%) Internet
8 17 (18.28%) Network Security
9 13 (13.98%) VoIP
10 12 (12.90%) IPsec
10 12 (12.90%) VLAN
10 12 (12.90%) Cisco IOS
10 12 (12.90%) Cisco ASA
11 11 (11.83%) MPLS
12 10 (10.75%) Cisco PIX
12 10 (10.75%) DHCP
13 9 (9.68%) iSCSI
13 9 (9.68%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (12.90%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.15%) MySQL
3 1 (1.08%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (2.15%) JIRA
General
1 7 (7.53%) Finance
2 4 (4.30%) Banking
3 2 (2.15%) Retail
3 2 (2.15%) Billing
3 2 (2.15%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.08%) Electronics
4 1 (1.08%) Aerospace
4 1 (1.08%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.08%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 14 (15.05%) Architect
2 11 (11.83%) Technical Architect
2 11 (11.83%) Consultant
2 11 (11.83%) Network Engineer
3 10 (10.75%) Systems Administrator
3 10 (10.75%) Administrator
3 10 (10.75%) Service Desk Engineer
4 9 (9.68%) Systems Engineer
5 8 (8.60%) Support Engineer
5 8 (8.60%) Systems Architect
5 8 (8.60%) Infrastructure Consultant
6 7 (7.53%) Analyst
7 6 (6.45%) Support Analyst
7 6 (6.45%) Network Manager
7 6 (6.45%) Team Leader
7 6 (6.45%) Network Team Leader
8 5 (5.38%) Technical Account Manager
8 5 (5.38%) Technical Manager
8 5 (5.38%) Client Account Manager
8 5 (5.38%) Senior Infrastructure Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.15%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (1.08%) Web Services
2 1 (1.08%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 34 (36.56%) Data Centre
2 11 (11.83%) Video Conferencing
3 7 (7.53%) Public Cloud
4 6 (6.45%) Clustering
5 5 (5.38%) Statistics
6 2 (2.15%) Digital Media
7 1 (1.08%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 47 (50.54%) Windows
2 40 (43.01%) Linux
3 22 (23.66%) Windows Server 2008
4 14 (15.05%) Windows Server 2012
5 12 (12.90%) CentOS
6 10 (10.75%) Windows 7
6 10 (10.75%) Windows 8
7 9 (9.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 9 (9.68%) Ubuntu
8 7 (7.53%) Windows Server 2003
9 6 (6.45%) Debian
9 6 (6.45%) UNIX
10 2 (2.15%) Windows XP
11 1 (1.08%) Android
11 1 (1.08%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (27.96%) ITIL
2 16 (17.20%) Project Management
2 16 (17.20%) Load Balancing
3 12 (12.90%) Technical Architecture
4 11 (11.83%) Kalman Filter
5 9 (9.68%) Service Delivery
5 9 (9.68%) Performance Tuning
6 8 (8.60%) Performance Analysis
6 8 (8.60%) Root Cause Analysis
6 8 (8.60%) Business Continuity
7 7 (7.53%) Change Management
8 6 (6.45%) Network Architecture
8 6 (6.45%) Mentoring
9 5 (5.38%) Capacity Planning
9 5 (5.38%) Matrix Management
9 5 (5.38%) High Availability
9 5 (5.38%) Continuous Improvement
9 5 (5.38%) PRINCE2
9 5 (5.38%) Configuration Management
9 5 (5.38%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (23.66%) Perl
2 19 (20.43%) Bash Shell
3 15 (16.13%) Python
4 11 (11.83%) C
5 10 (10.75%) SQL
6 9 (9.68%) Ruby
6 9 (9.68%) PowerShell
7 6 (6.45%) Tcl
8 3 (3.23%) PHP
9 2 (2.15%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 36 (38.71%) Cisco Certification
2 23 (24.73%) CCNA
3 19 (20.43%) CCNP
4 11 (11.83%) Microsoft Certification
4 11 (11.83%) CCDP
5 10 (10.75%) MCSE
6 6 (6.45%) Degree
7 5 (5.38%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 5 (5.38%) ITIL Certification
8 4 (4.30%) MCSA
8 4 (4.30%) CCIE
9 1 (1.08%) CCIP
9 1 (1.08%) JNCIA
9 1 (1.08%) MCITP
9 1 (1.08%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (13.98%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 11 (11.83%) SLA
3 1 (1.08%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 22 (23.66%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (19.35%) Active Directory
3 9 (9.68%) Hyper-V
4 4 (4.30%) VMware ESX
5 3 (3.23%) Terminal Services
6 2 (2.15%) KVM
7 1 (1.08%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 11 (11.83%) Puppet
2 8 (8.60%) SELinux
3 5 (5.38%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (5.38%) WSUS
4 4 (4.30%) Backup Exec
5 3 (3.23%) Cisco IPCC
5 3 (3.23%) Cisco CUCM
5 3 (3.23%) ZABBIX
6 2 (2.15%) Rundeck
7 1 (1.08%) SCDPM
7 1 (1.08%) SCOrch
7 1 (1.08%) SCCM
7 1 (1.08%) SCOM
7 1 (1.08%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 50 (53.76%) Cisco
2 40 (43.01%) VMware
3 26 (27.96%) Microsoft
4 25 (26.88%) Juniper
5 14 (15.05%) CommVault
6 13 (13.98%) Veeam
7 8 (8.60%) CheckPoint
8 6 (6.45%) HP
9 5 (5.38%) Oracle
9 5 (5.38%) F5
10 4 (4.30%) Citrix
10 4 (4.30%) Sage
11 2 (2.15%) Novell
12 1 (1.08%) Red Hat
12 1 (1.08%) Apple
12 1 (1.08%) Dell
12 1 (1.08%) SAP
12 1 (1.08%) McAfee
12 1 (1.08%) Fortinet
12 1 (1.08%) SonicWALL
Faringdon, Oxfordshire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxfordshire
The People Network
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 11 days ago