The table below looks at the statistics for WAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WAN over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 49 56 59
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +3
Permanent jobs citing WAN 22 7 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 3.61% 1.44% 1.95%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 22.00% 10.45% 11.65%
Number of salaries quoted 22 7 12
Average salary £35,000 £62,500 £53,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-44.00% +17.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,150 £37,500 £28,570
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+10.38% +1.31%
WAN
South West

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

Communications & Networking Category
Somerset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
100 67 103
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 16.42% 13.76% 16.75%
Number of salaries quoted 82 56 79
Average salary £26,500 £34,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.05% +3.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £23,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £40,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

WAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

WAN Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

WAN
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

WAN Salary Trend in Somerset

WAN
Salary Histogram in Somerset

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WAN across the Somerset region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016.

WAN Salary Histogram in Somerset

WAN
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WAN within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 9 February 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
(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
Bath +12 11 £65,000 +4.00%
Taunton - 10 £26,500 -
WAN
South West

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Somerset 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 14 (46.67%) Windows
1 14 (46.67%) CMS
2 13 (43.33%) Windows Server
3 9 (30.00%) LAN
4 8 (26.67%) VoIP
4 8 (26.67%) Cisco
4 8 (26.67%) Active Directory
4 8 (26.67%) Firewall
5 7 (23.33%) VLAN
5 7 (23.33%) Microsoft
5 7 (23.33%) VPN
5 7 (23.33%) SQL Server
5 7 (23.33%) High Availability
6 6 (20.00%) Hyper-V
6 6 (20.00%) XenApp
6 6 (20.00%) Data Centre
6 6 (20.00%) Palo Alto
6 6 (20.00%) MS Exchange
6 6 (20.00%) DNS
6 6 (20.00%) DHCP
6 6 (20.00%) Citrix
6 6 (20.00%) SAN
6 6 (20.00%) NetApp
6 6 (20.00%) Terminal Services
6 6 (20.00%) Internet
6 6 (20.00%) SCCM
6 6 (20.00%) SCOM
6 6 (20.00%) Network Security
6 6 (20.00%) iSCSI
6 6 (20.00%) Wireless

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Somerset 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 14 (46.67%) CMS
2 6 (20.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (3.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 9 (30.00%) LAN
2 8 (26.67%) Firewall
2 8 (26.67%) VoIP
3 7 (23.33%) VLAN
3 7 (23.33%) VPN
4 6 (20.00%) DHCP
4 6 (20.00%) DNS
4 6 (20.00%) Internet
4 6 (20.00%) iSCSI
4 6 (20.00%) Network Security
4 6 (20.00%) SAN
4 6 (20.00%) Wireless
5 5 (16.67%) TCP/IP
6 2 (6.67%) WLAN
7 1 (3.33%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (3.33%) OpenScape
7 1 (3.33%) PABX
7 1 (3.33%) Unified Communications
7 1 (3.33%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (23.33%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (6.67%) Advertising
1 2 (6.67%) Finance
2 1 (3.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (40.00%) Architect
1 12 (40.00%) Cloud Solutions Architect
1 12 (40.00%) Solutions Architect
2 7 (23.33%) Network Engineer
3 6 (20.00%) Support Engineer
4 5 (16.67%) ICT Engineer
4 5 (16.67%) Network Systems Engineer
4 5 (16.67%) Systems Engineer
5 4 (13.33%) 1st Line Engineer
5 4 (13.33%) 1st Line Support
5 4 (13.33%) 1st Line Support Engineer
6 3 (10.00%) First Line Help Desk Support
6 3 (10.00%) Help Desk Engineer
6 3 (10.00%) Help Desk Support
6 3 (10.00%) Help Desk Support Engineer
6 3 (10.00%) IT Engineer
6 3 (10.00%) IT Support
6 3 (10.00%) IT Support Engineer
7 2 (6.67%) Cloud Infrastructure Consultant
7 2 (6.67%) Help Desk Support Technician
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.33%) Handset
2 1 (3.33%) IVR
2 1 (3.33%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 14 (46.67%) Windows
2 13 (43.33%) Windows Server
3 5 (16.67%) Windows 7
4 2 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (3.33%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (23.33%) High Availability
2 2 (6.67%) ITIL
3 1 (3.33%) Capacity Management
3 1 (3.33%) E-Commerce
3 1 (3.33%) Mentoring
3 1 (3.33%) Network Management
3 1 (3.33%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (6.67%) CCNA
1 2 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (3.33%) MCITP
2 1 (3.33%) MCP
2 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 8 (26.67%) Active Directory
2 6 (20.00%) Hyper-V
2 6 (20.00%) Terminal Services
2 6 (20.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 6 (20.00%) SCCM
1 6 (20.00%) SCOM
2 1 (3.33%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 8 (26.67%) Cisco
2 7 (23.33%) Microsoft
3 6 (20.00%) Citrix
3 6 (20.00%) NetApp
3 6 (20.00%) Palo Alto
4 2 (6.67%) VMware
5 1 (3.33%) SAP
5 1 (3.33%) Siemens
Somerset
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 25 days ago
Somerset
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 25 days ago