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

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 97 71 99
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +28
Permanent jobs citing WAN 29 50 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 1.87% 3.26% 2.05%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.98% 18.66% 14.88%
Number of salaries quoted 28 41 33
Median salary £29,500 £50,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-41.00% +53.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,550 £33,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,500 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-4.70% +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
242 268 242
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 15.58% 17.48% 13.79%
Number of salaries quoted 196 221 215
Median salary £42,500 £47,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.52% +26.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,650 £28,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £64,000
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 31 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 31 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 -27 14 £28,500 -41.53%
Oxford -20 3 £42,500 -19.04% 1
WAN
South East

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 31 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 35 (74.47%) Cisco
2 34 (72.34%) Firewall
3 28 (59.57%) Linux
4 26 (55.32%) LAN
4 26 (55.32%) VPN
5 22 (46.81%) SSL
6 20 (42.55%) Internet
6 20 (42.55%) DNS
7 18 (38.30%) Cisco ASA
8 16 (34.04%) BGP
8 16 (34.04%) OSPF
8 16 (34.04%) VMware
9 15 (31.91%) Network Security
9 15 (31.91%) VMware Infrastructure
10 14 (29.79%) TCP/IP
11 13 (27.66%) SMTP
11 13 (27.66%) Windows
11 13 (27.66%) Cisco IOS
12 12 (25.53%) Kalman Filter
12 12 (25.53%) Data Centre
12 12 (25.53%) MPLS
12 12 (25.53%) Cisco Certification
13 11 (23.40%) SAN
13 11 (23.40%) Hyper-V
14 10 (21.28%) FCoE
14 10 (21.28%) Fibre Channel
14 10 (21.28%) iSCSI
14 10 (21.28%) SELinux
14 10 (21.28%) Mentoring
14 10 (21.28%) Bash Shell

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%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.13%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (4.26%) MS Excel
1 2 (4.26%) MS Office
1 2 (4.26%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.13%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.13%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.26%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 34 (72.34%) Firewall
2 26 (55.32%) LAN
2 26 (55.32%) VPN
3 22 (46.81%) SSL
4 20 (42.55%) DNS
4 20 (42.55%) Internet
5 18 (38.30%) Cisco ASA
6 16 (34.04%) BGP
6 16 (34.04%) OSPF
7 15 (31.91%) Network Security
8 14 (29.79%) TCP/IP
9 13 (27.66%) Cisco IOS
9 13 (27.66%) SMTP
10 12 (25.53%) MPLS
11 11 (23.40%) SAN
12 10 (21.28%) DMZ
12 10 (21.28%) FCoE
12 10 (21.28%) Fibre Channel
12 10 (21.28%) IPsec
12 10 (21.28%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.26%) MySQL
1 2 (4.26%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (2.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (4.26%) JIRA
General
1 2 (4.26%) Billing
1 2 (4.26%) Finance
2 1 (2.13%) Aerospace
2 1 (2.13%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 13 (27.66%) Consultant
1 13 (27.66%) Service Desk Engineer
2 12 (25.53%) Network Engineer
3 10 (21.28%) Infrastructure Consultant
3 10 (21.28%) Infrastructure Security Consultant
3 10 (21.28%) Network Infrastructure Consultant
3 10 (21.28%) Network Security Consultant
3 10 (21.28%) Network Security Engineer
3 10 (21.28%) Security Consultant
3 10 (21.28%) Security Engineer
4 8 (17.02%) Analyst
5 7 (14.89%) Service Desk Support
5 7 (14.89%) Support Engineer
6 6 (12.77%) Cisco Engineer
6 6 (12.77%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 6 (12.77%) Cisco Security Engineer
7 5 (10.64%) 2nd Line Support
7 5 (10.64%) Customer Engineer
7 5 (10.64%) Customer Support Engineer
7 5 (10.64%) Network Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.26%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 12 (25.53%) Data Centre
2 2 (4.26%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (2.13%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.13%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 1 (2.13%) Mathematics
3 1 (2.13%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 28 (59.57%) Linux
2 13 (27.66%) Windows
3 4 (8.51%) Windows Server
4 3 (6.38%) Windows 7
5 2 (4.26%) CentOS
5 2 (4.26%) Ubuntu
6 1 (2.13%) CatOS
6 1 (2.13%) Windows 8
6 1 (2.13%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (2.13%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (2.13%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (25.53%) Kalman Filter
2 10 (21.28%) Load Balancing
2 10 (21.28%) Mentoring
2 10 (21.28%) Performance Analysis
2 10 (21.28%) Performance Tuning
2 10 (21.28%) WAN Optimisation
3 8 (17.02%) Web Filtering
4 7 (14.89%) Email Filtering
5 6 (12.77%) Continuous Improvement
5 6 (12.77%) Line Management
6 5 (10.64%) ITIL
7 3 (6.38%) Service Delivery
8 2 (4.26%) Change Management
8 2 (4.26%) Configuration Management
8 2 (4.26%) Document Management
8 2 (4.26%) Identity Management
8 2 (4.26%) Presales
8 2 (4.26%) Project Management
8 2 (4.26%) Security Management
8 2 (4.26%) Service Continuity Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (21.28%) Bash Shell
2 2 (4.26%) Shell Script
2 2 (4.26%) SQL
3 1 (2.13%) PL/SQL
3 1 (2.13%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (25.53%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (19.15%) CCNA
3 8 (17.02%) CCNP
4 5 (10.64%) JNCIA
5 3 (6.38%) Degree
6 2 (4.26%) HP ASE
6 2 (4.26%) HP MASE
7 1 (2.13%) CCIE
7 1 (2.13%) MCSA
7 1 (2.13%) MCSE
7 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 15 (31.91%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (23.40%) Hyper-V
3 8 (17.02%) Active Directory
4 2 (4.26%) KVM
5 1 (2.13%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 10 (21.28%) SELinux
2 2 (4.26%) Backup Exec
2 2 (4.26%) Puppet
2 2 (4.26%) Rundeck
2 2 (4.26%) ZABBIX
3 1 (2.13%) WSUS
Vendors
1 35 (74.47%) Cisco
2 16 (34.04%) VMware
3 10 (21.28%) CheckPoint
4 7 (14.89%) Microsoft
5 3 (6.38%) Juniper
5 3 (6.38%) Riverbed
6 2 (4.26%) HP
6 2 (4.26%) IronPort
6 2 (4.26%) Meraki
6 2 (4.26%) ProCurve
6 2 (4.26%) Tripwire
7 1 (2.13%) Citrix
7 1 (2.13%) CommVault
7 1 (2.13%) Intel Security
Oxford, Oxfordshire
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