The table below looks at the statistics for WAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WAN over the 3 months to 24 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 72 32 63
Rank change year-on-year
-40 +31
Permanent jobs citing WAN 9 40 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 1.34% 6.81% 1.79%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.72% 36.36% 13.21%
Number of salaries quoted 9 35 14
Median salary £35,000 £62,500 £38,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-44.00% +63.39%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £40,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £48,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
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
134 110 106
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 19.94% 18.74% 13.55%
Number of salaries quoted 109 97 101
Median salary £43,750 £42,500 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% +16.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £21,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,250 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

WAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

The demand trend of job ads across the Somerset region citing WAN as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 24 July 2016.

WAN Salary Histogram in Somerset

WAN
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WAN within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 24 July 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
Street -1 5 £55,000 +15.78%
Yeovil +4 3 £22,500 -55.00%
Clevedon - 1 £35,000 -
WAN
South West

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 Somerset region with a requirement for WAN.

1 31 (64.58%) LAN
2 28 (58.33%) TCP/IP
3 26 (54.17%) Cisco
3 26 (54.17%) Firewall
4 22 (45.83%) Microsoft
5 21 (43.75%) Internet
5 21 (43.75%) Network Security
6 20 (41.67%) VPN
6 20 (41.67%) VoIP
7 19 (39.58%) Wireless
8 18 (37.50%) Capacity Planning
9 17 (35.42%) VMware
9 17 (35.42%) PRINCE2
10 16 (33.33%) Windows
10 16 (33.33%) Juniper
10 16 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
10 16 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
11 15 (31.25%) IVR
11 15 (31.25%) Wi-Fi
11 15 (31.25%) CCNP
11 15 (31.25%) CCNA
11 15 (31.25%) ITIL
11 15 (31.25%) Service Delivery
12 14 (29.17%) Disaster Recovery
12 14 (29.17%) Telecoms
12 14 (29.17%) MGCP
12 14 (29.17%) MS Excel
12 14 (29.17%) IP Telephony
12 14 (29.17%) Cisco IPT
12 14 (29.17%) Cisco ASA

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset 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 10 (20.83%) MS Exchange
2 6 (12.50%) CMS
3 4 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (4.17%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 14 (29.17%) MS Excel
2 11 (22.92%) MS Visio
3 1 (2.08%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.25%) Office 365
2 2 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.08%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 31 (64.58%) LAN
2 28 (58.33%) TCP/IP
3 26 (54.17%) Firewall
4 21 (43.75%) Internet
4 21 (43.75%) Network Security
5 20 (41.67%) VoIP
5 20 (41.67%) VPN
6 19 (39.58%) Wireless
7 15 (31.25%) Wi-Fi
8 14 (29.17%) Cisco ASA
8 14 (29.17%) Cisco IPT
8 14 (29.17%) IP Telephony
8 14 (29.17%) MGCP
9 12 (25.00%) MPLS
10 11 (22.92%) VLAN
11 10 (20.83%) DNS
12 9 (18.75%) SSL
13 8 (16.67%) Structured Cabling
14 7 (14.58%) FWSM
14 7 (14.58%) HSRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.33%) SQL Server
General
1 14 (29.17%) Telecoms
2 4 (8.33%) Banking
3 3 (6.25%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.08%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (27.08%) Network Engineer
2 7 (14.58%) Technical Leader
2 7 (14.58%) Voice Engineer
3 6 (12.50%) Architect
3 6 (12.50%) Cloud Architect
3 6 (12.50%) Cloud Solutions Architect
3 6 (12.50%) Solutions Architect
4 5 (10.42%) Support Engineer
5 4 (8.33%) 1st Line Support
5 4 (8.33%) 1st Line Support Engineer
5 4 (8.33%) 1st Line Support Technician
5 4 (8.33%) Data Network Engineer
5 4 (8.33%) Help Desk Engineer
5 4 (8.33%) Help Desk Support
5 4 (8.33%) Help Desk Technician
5 4 (8.33%) Implementation Engineer
5 4 (8.33%) IT Support
5 4 (8.33%) Support Technician
5 4 (8.33%) Systems Engineer
5 4 (8.33%) Voice Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 15 (31.25%) IVR
2 10 (20.83%) Data Centre
2 10 (20.83%) Management Information System
3 5 (10.42%) Wiki
4 4 (8.33%) Computer Science
4 4 (8.33%) Driving Licence
4 4 (8.33%) Internet of Things
4 4 (8.33%) PKI
5 2 (4.17%) Blackberry
5 2 (4.17%) Fat Client
5 2 (4.17%) Hybrid Cloud
5 2 (4.17%) PMI
5 2 (4.17%) Replication
5 2 (4.17%) Thin Client
5 2 (4.17%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (2.08%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 16 (33.33%) Windows
2 14 (29.17%) Windows Server
3 5 (10.42%) Windows 7
4 4 (8.33%) Windows 8
5 3 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (6.25%) Windows Vista
5 3 (6.25%) Windows XP
6 2 (4.17%) Linux
6 2 (4.17%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (37.50%) Capacity Planning
2 17 (35.42%) PRINCE2
3 15 (31.25%) ITIL
3 15 (31.25%) Service Delivery
4 14 (29.17%) Disaster Recovery
5 10 (20.83%) Project Management
6 7 (14.58%) Computer Security
7 4 (8.33%) DevOps
7 4 (8.33%) High Availability
7 4 (8.33%) Identity Access Management
7 4 (8.33%) Information Security
7 4 (8.33%) Load Balancing
7 4 (8.33%) Virtual Environments
7 4 (8.33%) Virtual Infrastructure
8 3 (6.25%) Logistics
8 3 (6.25%) Service Management
9 2 (4.17%) Mentoring
10 1 (2.08%) Capacity Management
10 1 (2.08%) Stakeholder Management
10 1 (2.08%) Supplier Management
Qualifications
1 16 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (31.25%) CCNA
2 15 (31.25%) CCNP
3 7 (14.58%) CCVP
4 5 (10.42%) JNCIA
5 4 (8.33%) Degree
6 2 (4.17%) PMI Certification
7 1 (2.08%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (14.58%) Active Directory
3 5 (10.42%) Hyper-V
4 4 (8.33%) Terminal Services
4 4 (8.33%) XenApp
5 2 (4.17%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 14 (29.17%) Cisco CUCM
1 14 (29.17%) Cisco UCCE
1 14 (29.17%) Cisco UCCX
2 6 (12.50%) SCCM
3 4 (8.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 26 (54.17%) Cisco
2 22 (45.83%) Microsoft
3 17 (35.42%) VMware
4 16 (33.33%) Juniper
5 14 (29.17%) Aruba
6 7 (14.58%) CheckPoint
7 5 (10.42%) Citrix
8 4 (8.33%) NetApp
8 4 (8.33%) Palo Alto
9 2 (4.17%) Apple
9 2 (4.17%) Fujitsu
9 2 (4.17%) HP
9 2 (4.17%) SonicWALL
10 1 (2.08%) Acronis
10 1 (2.08%) BT
10 1 (2.08%) Siemens
Bridgwater, Somerset
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Pension,Parking,Certs paid for.
Posted: 3 days ago
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Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
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