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

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 102 90 103
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +13
Permanent jobs citing WAN 18 26 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 1.18% 1.77% 1.19%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.37% 11.45% 8.14%
Number of salaries quoted 18 25 13
Median salary £28,500 £44,000 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-35.22% +18.91%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%
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
215 227 221
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 14.07% 15.41% 14.63%
Number of salaries quoted 174 188 182
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £24,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £54,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 30 August 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 30 August 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 -1 10 £28,500 +16.32% 1
Oxford -18 6 £51,000 +7.36% 2
Thame - 1 £56,000 -
WAN
South East

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 August 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 36 (76.60%) Cisco
2 34 (72.34%) Firewall
3 29 (61.70%) Internet
4 27 (57.45%) DNS
5 26 (55.32%) Linux
6 23 (48.94%) SMTP
7 22 (46.81%) TCP/IP
7 22 (46.81%) Kalman Filter
8 20 (42.55%) ADSL
9 19 (40.43%) LAN
10 18 (38.30%) Web Filtering
11 17 (36.17%) Email Filtering
12 15 (31.91%) OSPF
12 15 (31.91%) BGP
13 13 (27.66%) Network Security
14 11 (23.40%) VPN
15 10 (21.28%) SSL
15 10 (21.28%) MPLS
15 10 (21.28%) CheckPoint
15 10 (21.28%) Mentoring
16 9 (19.15%) Cisco ASA
16 9 (19.15%) DMZ
16 9 (19.15%) Cisco Certification
16 9 (19.15%) CCNA
16 9 (19.15%) Windows
16 9 (19.15%) VMware
17 6 (12.77%) VMware Infrastructure
17 6 (12.77%) Broadband
17 6 (12.77%) Active Directory
17 6 (12.77%) Line Management

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 (4.26%) IIS
1 2 (4.26%) MS Exchange
1 2 (4.26%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (4.26%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.13%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (4.26%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.38%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 34 (72.34%) Firewall
2 29 (61.70%) Internet
3 27 (57.45%) DNS
4 23 (48.94%) SMTP
5 22 (46.81%) TCP/IP
6 20 (42.55%) ADSL
7 19 (40.43%) LAN
8 15 (31.91%) BGP
8 15 (31.91%) OSPF
9 13 (27.66%) Network Security
10 11 (23.40%) VPN
11 10 (21.28%) MPLS
11 10 (21.28%) SSL
12 9 (19.15%) Cisco ASA
12 9 (19.15%) DMZ
13 6 (12.77%) Broadband
14 5 (10.64%) SAN
14 5 (10.64%) VoIP
15 4 (8.51%) Fibre Channel
15 4 (8.51%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.51%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (4.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 1 (2.13%) Billing
1 1 (2.13%) Manufacturing
1 1 (2.13%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 22 (46.81%) Service Desk Engineer
2 17 (36.17%) Support Engineer
3 16 (34.04%) Service Desk Support
4 15 (31.91%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 15 (31.91%) 2nd Line Support
4 15 (31.91%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 15 (31.91%) Customer Engineer
4 15 (31.91%) Customer Support Engineer
5 11 (23.40%) Network Engineer
6 9 (19.15%) Network Security Engineer
6 9 (19.15%) Security Engineer
7 7 (14.89%) Cisco Engineer
7 7 (14.89%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 6 (12.77%) Cisco Security Engineer
9 4 (8.51%) Analyst
9 4 (8.51%) Architect
10 3 (6.38%) Network Analyst
10 3 (6.38%) Security Architect
10 3 (6.38%) Service Analyst
10 3 (6.38%) Service Desk Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.64%) Data Centre
2 3 (6.38%) Hybrid Cloud
2 3 (6.38%) Virtual Team
3 2 (4.26%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (2.13%) Client/Server
4 1 (2.13%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.13%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (2.13%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.13%) Mathematics
4 1 (2.13%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 26 (55.32%) Linux
2 9 (19.15%) Windows
3 3 (6.38%) Windows Server
4 1 (2.13%) Windows 7
4 1 (2.13%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (46.81%) Kalman Filter
2 18 (38.30%) Web Filtering
3 17 (36.17%) Email Filtering
4 10 (21.28%) Mentoring
5 6 (12.77%) Continuous Improvement
5 6 (12.77%) Line Management
6 4 (8.51%) ITIL
6 4 (8.51%) Load Balancing
7 3 (6.38%) Presales
7 3 (6.38%) Service Delivery
8 2 (4.26%) Change Management
8 2 (4.26%) Critical Success Factor
8 2 (4.26%) CRM
8 2 (4.26%) Information Security
8 2 (4.26%) Service Management
9 1 (2.13%) Business Continuity
9 1 (2.13%) Configuration Management
9 1 (2.13%) Disaster Recovery
9 1 (2.13%) ITSM
9 1 (2.13%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.38%) SQL
2 2 (4.26%) PL/SQL
3 1 (2.13%) Bash Shell
3 1 (2.13%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (19.15%) CCNA
1 9 (19.15%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (10.64%) CCNP
2 5 (10.64%) JNCIA
3 3 (6.38%) Degree
4 1 (2.13%) VCAP
4 1 (2.13%) VCDX
4 1 (2.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.38%) SLA
2 1 (2.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (12.77%) Active Directory
1 6 (12.77%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (6.38%) vSphere
3 1 (2.13%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.13%) KVM
Systems Management
1 1 (2.13%) SELinux
Vendors
1 36 (76.60%) Cisco
2 10 (21.28%) CheckPoint
3 9 (19.15%) VMware
4 5 (10.64%) Juniper
4 5 (10.64%) Microsoft
5 3 (6.38%) Riverbed
6 1 (2.13%) CommVault
6 1 (2.13%) F5
6 1 (2.13%) HP
6 1 (2.13%) IBM
6 1 (2.13%) Nortel
6 1 (2.13%) SolarWinds
Witney, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £28,000 per annum + career progression
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Pamoja education
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
RM plc
Salary: 26,000-32,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £32,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Career Progression
Posted: 6 days ago
Banbury, Oxfordshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Banbury, Oxfordshire
Sanderson
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Banbury, Oxfordshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford
Spectrum IT
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago