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 23 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Wide Area Network (WAN)
South West / Somerset
Rank 70 51 61
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +10
Permanent jobs citing WAN 3 23 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 0.49% 3.76% 1.22%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.36% 24.73% 8.57%
Number of salaries quoted 2 23 6
Median salary £35,500 £33,500 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.97% -46.40%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%

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
56 93 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 9.06% 15.20% 14.29%
Number of salaries quoted 50 78 59
Median salary £41,500 £26,500 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+56.60% -22.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £20,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,906 £40,500 £46,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%

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
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 23 February 2017. 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 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
Bath -9 1 £38,500 -40.76%
WAN
South West

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, 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 15 (78.95%) LAN
2 11 (57.89%) Firewall
3 9 (47.37%) SAN
4 8 (42.11%) VMware
5 7 (36.84%) Degree
5 7 (36.84%) Cisco
5 7 (36.84%) Windows
5 7 (36.84%) MS Excel
5 7 (36.84%) Windows Server
6 6 (31.58%) SQL Server
6 6 (31.58%) MS Exchange
6 6 (31.58%) Microsoft
7 5 (26.32%) WLAN
7 5 (26.32%) DHCP
7 5 (26.32%) DNS
7 5 (26.32%) Active Directory
7 5 (26.32%) PRINCE2
7 5 (26.32%) VMware Infrastructure
7 5 (26.32%) NAS
8 4 (21.05%) Office 365
8 4 (21.05%) IaaS
8 4 (21.05%) Network Security
8 4 (21.05%) WSUS
8 4 (21.05%) HP
9 3 (15.79%) CCNA
9 3 (15.79%) Telecoms
9 3 (15.79%) Citrix
9 3 (15.79%) Cisco Certification
9 3 (15.79%) Firmware
9 3 (15.79%) Internet

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 6 (31.58%) MS Exchange
2 3 (15.79%) IIS
3 2 (10.53%) SharePoint
4 1 (5.26%) CloudStack
4 1 (5.26%) CMS
4 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (5.26%) OpenStack
Applications
1 7 (36.84%) MS Excel
2 3 (15.79%) MS Office
3 2 (10.53%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 4 (21.05%) IaaS
1 4 (21.05%) Office 365
2 2 (10.53%) PaaS
2 2 (10.53%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (78.95%) LAN
2 11 (57.89%) Firewall
3 9 (47.37%) SAN
4 5 (26.32%) DHCP
4 5 (26.32%) DNS
4 5 (26.32%) NAS
4 5 (26.32%) WLAN
5 4 (21.05%) Network Security
6 3 (15.79%) Internet
6 3 (15.79%) Unified Communications
6 3 (15.79%) VoIP
7 2 (10.53%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (10.53%) MPLS
7 2 (10.53%) TCP/IP
8 1 (5.26%) Cisco IOS
8 1 (5.26%) Fibre Channel
8 1 (5.26%) Intrusion Detection
8 1 (5.26%) iSCSI
8 1 (5.26%) VPLS
8 1 (5.26%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (31.58%) SQL Server
2 3 (15.79%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (5.26%) MySQL
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 3 (15.79%) Telecoms
2 2 (10.53%) Law
3 1 (5.26%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (21.05%) Analyst
1 4 (21.05%) Infrastructure Manager
1 4 (21.05%) Infrastructure Project Manager
1 4 (21.05%) Network Analyst
1 4 (21.05%) Project Manager
2 2 (10.53%) Administrator
2 2 (10.53%) IT Support
2 2 (10.53%) Network Manager
3 1 (5.26%) Cisco Network Specialist
3 1 (5.26%) Cisco Specialist
3 1 (5.26%) Cloud Architect
3 1 (5.26%) Cloud Solutions Architect
3 1 (5.26%) ICT Manager
3 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (5.26%) IT Support Engineer
3 1 (5.26%) Linux Administrator
3 1 (5.26%) Network Administrator
3 1 (5.26%) Network Specialist
3 1 (5.26%) Senior IT Support
3 1 (5.26%) Solutions Architect
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) Cybercrime
2 2 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (10.53%) Data Centre
2 2 (10.53%) Driving Licence
2 2 (10.53%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 7 (36.84%) Windows
1 7 (36.84%) Windows Server
2 2 (10.53%) Linux
3 1 (5.26%) AIX
3 1 (5.26%) HPUX
3 1 (5.26%) Solaris
3 1 (5.26%) Unix
3 1 (5.26%) Windows 10
3 1 (5.26%) Windows 7
3 1 (5.26%) Windows 8
3 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (26.32%) PRINCE2
2 3 (15.79%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (15.79%) Kalman Filter
2 3 (15.79%) Web Filtering
3 2 (10.53%) BCP
3 2 (10.53%) Coaching
3 2 (10.53%) Data Protection
3 2 (10.53%) Incident Management
3 2 (10.53%) ITIL
3 2 (10.53%) Mentoring
3 2 (10.53%) Office Automation
3 2 (10.53%) WFM
4 1 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (5.26%) Migration
4 1 (5.26%) Network Management
4 1 (5.26%) Operations Management
4 1 (5.26%) Software Distribution
4 1 (5.26%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (5.26%) Supplier Management
4 1 (5.26%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.53%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (36.84%) Degree
2 3 (15.79%) CCNA
2 3 (15.79%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (10.53%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (10.53%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (5.26%) CCNP
4 1 (5.26%) JNCIP
4 1 (5.26%) JNCIS
4 1 (5.26%) MCP
4 1 (5.26%) MCSA
4 1 (5.26%) MCSE
4 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) PCI DSS
1 2 (10.53%) QA
System Software
1 5 (26.32%) Active Directory
1 5 (26.32%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (15.79%) Firmware
2 3 (15.79%) XenApp
2 3 (15.79%) XenDesktop
3 2 (10.53%) Hyper-V
4 1 (5.26%) KVM
4 1 (5.26%) vSphere
4 1 (5.26%) Xen
4 1 (5.26%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 4 (21.05%) WSUS
Vendors
1 8 (42.11%) VMware
2 7 (36.84%) Cisco
3 6 (31.58%) Microsoft
4 4 (21.05%) HP
5 3 (15.79%) Citrix
5 3 (15.79%) Dell
6 2 (10.53%) CheckPoint
6 2 (10.53%) EMC
7 1 (5.26%) Brocade
7 1 (5.26%) BT
7 1 (5.26%) Dell Compellent
7 1 (5.26%) Intel Security
7 1 (5.26%) Juniper
7 1 (5.26%) Oracle
7 1 (5.26%) Veeam
Somerset
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £45000 per annum + Car allowance
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