The table below looks at the statistics for WAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Poole region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WAN over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 45 27 23
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -4
Permanent jobs citing WAN 1 2 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Poole 0.53% 1.90% 5.45%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.88% 13.33% 42.86%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 6
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -3.22%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
WAN
Dorset

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Poole region.

Communications & Networking Category
Poole
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
17 15 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Poole 9.04% 14.29% 12.73%
Number of salaries quoted 13 15 12
Average salary £37,500 £26,750 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+40.18% -10.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,900
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £40,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

WAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Poole

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WAN across the Poole region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

WAN Jobs Demand Trend in Poole

WAN
Salary Trend in Poole

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WAN across the Poole region.

WAN Salary Trend in Poole

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Poole

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Poole 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 13 (100.00%) Windows
1 13 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 13 (100.00%) LAN
1 13 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 13 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 12 (92.31%) XenDesktop
2 12 (92.31%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (92.31%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 12 (92.31%) MCSE
2 12 (92.31%) MCSA
2 12 (92.31%) MS Excel
2 12 (92.31%) EMC
2 12 (92.31%) Citrix
2 12 (92.31%) CCA
2 12 (92.31%) Citrix Certification
2 12 (92.31%) CCEA
2 12 (92.31%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (92.31%) SAN
2 12 (92.31%) Project Management
2 12 (92.31%) MCP
2 12 (92.31%) VMware
2 12 (92.31%) AppSense
2 12 (92.31%) VCP4
2 12 (92.31%) vSphere
2 12 (92.31%) VMware ESXi
2 12 (92.31%) Lync
2 12 (92.31%) CCEE
2 12 (92.31%) VCP5
2 12 (92.31%) NetScaler
2 12 (92.31%) Windows Server 2012

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Poole by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Poole 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 13 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 12 (92.31%) Lync
3 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 12 (92.31%) MS Excel
2 1 (7.69%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 13 (100.00%) LAN
2 12 (92.31%) SAN
2 12 (92.31%) NetScaler
Job Titles
1 12 (92.31%) Consultant
1 12 (92.31%) Infrastructure Consultant
2 1 (7.69%) IT Support
2 1 (7.69%) Support Technician
2 1 (7.69%) IT Support Technician
Operating Systems
1 13 (100.00%) Windows
1 13 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 12 (92.31%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (7.69%) Windows XP
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (92.31%) Project Management
2 1 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
Qualifications
1 12 (92.31%) MCP
1 12 (92.31%) MCSE
1 12 (92.31%) MCSA
1 12 (92.31%) CCA
1 12 (92.31%) Citrix Certification
1 12 (92.31%) CCEA
1 12 (92.31%) Microsoft Certification
1 12 (92.31%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 12 (92.31%) VCP4
1 12 (92.31%) CCEE
1 12 (92.31%) VCP5
System Software
1 12 (92.31%) VMware Infrastructure
1 12 (92.31%) XenDesktop
1 12 (92.31%) vSphere
1 12 (92.31%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 12 (92.31%) EMC
2 12 (92.31%) Citrix
2 12 (92.31%) VMware
2 12 (92.31%) AppSense
3 1 (7.69%) Toshiba