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

3 months to
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 70 113 92
Rank change year-on-year
+43 -21
Permanent jobs citing WAN 42 23 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 3.08% 1.19% 2.01%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.55% 8.58% 15.20%
Number of salaries quoted 40 23 11
Median salary £36,250 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.57% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £51,300 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
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
310 268 204
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 22.71% 13.84% 13.26%
Number of salaries quoted 273 217 161
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £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 6 December 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 6 December 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
Oxford +30 9 £32,500 -18.23%
Abingdon +8 7 £30,000 +22.44%
Banbury - 5 £37,500 -
Witney - 3 £30,000 -
Bicester - 2 £20,000 -
WAN
South East

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 6 December 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 38 (60.32%) Firewall
2 36 (57.14%) LAN
3 32 (50.79%) Cisco
4 24 (38.10%) DNS
4 24 (38.10%) Windows
5 21 (33.33%) TCP/IP
6 19 (30.16%) Linux
6 19 (30.16%) Data Centre
7 18 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
8 17 (26.98%) ADSL
9 15 (23.81%) Juniper
9 15 (23.81%) Internet
9 15 (23.81%) Degree
10 14 (22.22%) Network Security
10 14 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
10 14 (22.22%) Kalman Filter
10 14 (22.22%) Email Filtering
10 14 (22.22%) Web Filtering
11 13 (20.63%) Wireless
11 13 (20.63%) IP Telephony
11 13 (20.63%) VPN
11 13 (20.63%) SMTP
11 13 (20.63%) Microsoft
12 11 (17.46%) VMware
12 11 (17.46%) Disaster Recovery
12 11 (17.46%) SAN
12 11 (17.46%) ISEB
12 11 (17.46%) Avaya
12 11 (17.46%) VoIP
12 11 (17.46%) Test Scripting

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 7 (11.11%) Skype for Business
2 5 (7.94%) MS Exchange
3 4 (6.35%) IIS
4 1 (1.59%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 18 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 38 (60.32%) Firewall
2 36 (57.14%) LAN
3 24 (38.10%) DNS
4 21 (33.33%) TCP/IP
5 17 (26.98%) ADSL
6 15 (23.81%) Internet
7 14 (22.22%) Network Security
8 13 (20.63%) IP Telephony
8 13 (20.63%) SMTP
8 13 (20.63%) VPN
8 13 (20.63%) Wireless
9 11 (17.46%) SAN
9 11 (17.46%) VoIP
10 9 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
10 9 (14.29%) DHCP
10 9 (14.29%) Intrusion Detection
10 9 (14.29%) MPLS
11 7 (11.11%) Ethernet
11 7 (11.11%) Kerberos
11 7 (11.11%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.59%) SQL Server
General
1 8 (12.70%) Finance
2 3 (4.76%) Manufacturing
3 2 (3.17%) Banking
3 2 (3.17%) Billing
3 2 (3.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (28.57%) Support Engineer
2 15 (23.81%) Analyst
3 14 (22.22%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 14 (22.22%) 2nd Line Support
3 14 (22.22%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 13 (20.63%) Service Desk Engineer
4 13 (20.63%) Service Desk Support
4 13 (20.63%) Test Analyst
5 12 (19.05%) Customer Engineer
5 12 (19.05%) Customer Support Engineer
5 12 (19.05%) Senior Analyst
5 12 (19.05%) Senior Test Analyst
6 9 (14.29%) Network Manager
7 8 (12.70%) Architect
7 8 (12.70%) Technical Analyst
8 7 (11.11%) Engineering Manager
8 7 (11.11%) Network Architect
8 7 (11.11%) Network Security Architect
8 7 (11.11%) Security Architect
8 7 (11.11%) Security Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (11.11%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 19 (30.16%) Data Centre
2 7 (11.11%) Computer Science
2 7 (11.11%) Hybrid Cloud
2 7 (11.11%) Management Information System
3 3 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.17%) Client/Server
4 2 (3.17%) Virtual Team
5 1 (1.59%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 24 (38.10%) Windows
2 19 (30.16%) Linux
3 9 (14.29%) Windows 7
4 4 (6.35%) SUSE
4 4 (6.35%) Unix
4 4 (6.35%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (22.22%) Email Filtering
1 14 (22.22%) Kalman Filter
1 14 (22.22%) Web Filtering
2 11 (17.46%) Disaster Recovery
2 11 (17.46%) Test Scripting
3 9 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (14.29%) Test Planning
4 8 (12.70%) High Availability
5 7 (11.11%) Defect Tracking
5 7 (11.11%) Load Balancing
5 7 (11.11%) Presales
5 7 (11.11%) Test Management
6 6 (9.52%) Critical Success Factor
7 4 (6.35%) Open Source
7 4 (6.35%) Performance Tuning
8 3 (4.76%) Business Continuity
8 3 (4.76%) Enterprise Architecture
8 3 (4.76%) Root Cause Analysis
9 2 (3.17%) Information Security
9 2 (3.17%) Migration
Qualifications
1 15 (23.81%) Degree
2 11 (17.46%) ISEB
2 11 (17.46%) ISTQB
3 10 (15.87%) Cisco Certification
4 9 (14.29%) CCNP
5 7 (11.11%) CCIE
6 2 (3.17%) CCDP
7 1 (1.59%) CCNA
7 1 (1.59%) VCAP
7 1 (1.59%) VCDX
7 1 (1.59%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.35%) SLA
2 2 (3.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 10 (15.87%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (12.70%) Active Directory
3 3 (4.76%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.59%) KVM
4 1 (1.59%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (11.11%) Nagios
1 7 (11.11%) SCOM
2 4 (6.35%) SCCM
Vendors
1 32 (50.79%) Cisco
2 15 (23.81%) Juniper
3 13 (20.63%) Microsoft
4 11 (17.46%) Avaya
4 11 (17.46%) VMware
5 9 (14.29%) CheckPoint
5 9 (14.29%) SolarWinds
6 7 (11.11%) Blue Coat
6 7 (11.11%) Palo Alto
6 7 (11.11%) Polycom
7 5 (7.94%) Sophos
8 4 (6.35%) Red Hat
9 3 (4.76%) WatchGuard
10 2 (3.17%) Nortel
11 1 (1.59%) F5
11 1 (1.59%) HP
11 1 (1.59%) IBM
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