The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Somerset region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 62 38 52
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +14
Permanent jobs citing WAN 11 29 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 1.65% 4.35% 1.88%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.70% 21.97% 14.52%
Number of salaries quoted 11 23 7
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £32,500 £26,200
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £58,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
Communications & Networking Category
Somerset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
94 132 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 14.11% 19.79% 12.94%
Number of salaries quoted 73 117 60
Average salary £32,677 £40,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.30% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £30,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £49,550 £58,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
WAN
South West

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 18 April 2014.

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 18 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Bath -10 5 £40,000 +23.07% 1
Yeovil - 2 £17,500 - 1
Taunton -18 1 £32,853 - 1
Street - 1 £27,000 -
WAN
South West

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 18 (75.00%) LAN
2 13 (54.17%) Windows
3 10 (41.67%) VMware
4 9 (37.50%) Cisco
5 6 (25.00%) Microsoft
5 6 (25.00%) Active Directory
5 6 (25.00%) SQL Server
5 6 (25.00%) MS Exchange
6 5 (20.83%) UNIX
6 5 (20.83%) MS Excel
6 5 (20.83%) SAN
6 5 (20.83%) CMS
6 5 (20.83%) Exchange Server 2010
7 4 (16.67%) Juniper
7 4 (16.67%) Service Delivery
8 3 (12.50%) Firewall
8 3 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
8 3 (12.50%) CCNP
8 3 (12.50%) SLA
8 3 (12.50%) AIX
8 3 (12.50%) Capacity Management
8 3 (12.50%) SC Cleared
8 3 (12.50%) Security Cleared
9 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (8.33%) Matrix Management
9 2 (8.33%) Resource Management
9 2 (8.33%) Intrusion Detection
9 2 (8.33%) F5
9 2 (8.33%) Aruba
9 2 (8.33%) Network Management

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 6 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 5 (20.83%) CMS
2 5 (20.83%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (4.17%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (4.17%) IBM Notes
3 1 (4.17%) Lotus Domino
3 1 (4.17%) Joomla!
3 1 (4.17%) WordPress
Applications
1 5 (20.83%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 18 (75.00%) LAN
2 5 (20.83%) SAN
3 3 (12.50%) Firewall
4 2 (8.33%) Intrusion Detection
4 2 (8.33%) VoIP
4 2 (8.33%) WLAN
5 1 (4.17%) DNS
5 1 (4.17%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.17%) DB2
2 1 (4.17%) Oracle Database
General
1 1 (4.17%) Telecoms
1 1 (4.17%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (25.00%) Support Engineer
2 5 (20.83%) Technical Consultant
2 5 (20.83%) Support Consultant
2 5 (20.83%) Technical Support
2 5 (20.83%) Consultant
2 5 (20.83%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (20.83%) Technical Support Engineer
2 5 (20.83%) Technical Support Consultant
2 5 (20.83%) Technical Engineer
2 5 (20.83%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (16.67%) Infrastructure Architect
3 4 (16.67%) Service Manager
3 4 (16.67%) Operations Manager
3 4 (16.67%) Architect
4 3 (12.50%) Network Engineer
4 3 (12.50%) Service Operations Manager
4 3 (12.50%) IT Services Manager
4 3 (12.50%) IT Operations Manager
5 2 (8.33%) Infrastructure Project Leader
5 2 (8.33%) Network Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.17%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.17%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 13 (54.17%) Windows
2 5 (20.83%) UNIX
3 3 (12.50%) AIX
4 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (4.17%) Solaris
5 1 (4.17%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (16.67%) Service Delivery
2 3 (12.50%) Capacity Management
3 2 (8.33%) Matrix Management
3 2 (8.33%) Resource Management
3 2 (8.33%) Network Management
3 2 (8.33%) Project Management
3 2 (8.33%) Change Management
4 1 (4.17%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (4.17%) Asset Management
4 1 (4.17%) WAN Optimisation
4 1 (4.17%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.17%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (12.50%) CCNP
1 3 (12.50%) SC Cleared
1 3 (12.50%) Security Cleared
2 2 (8.33%) CCNA
2 2 (8.33%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (25.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 10 (41.67%) VMware
2 9 (37.50%) Cisco
3 6 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 4 (16.67%) Juniper
5 2 (8.33%) F5
5 2 (8.33%) Aruba
5 2 (8.33%) SolarWinds
5 2 (8.33%) HP
5 2 (8.33%) NetApp
5 2 (8.33%) CheckPoint
5 2 (8.33%) McAfee
5 2 (8.33%) BT
6 1 (4.17%) Blue Coat
6 1 (4.17%) Lotus
6 1 (4.17%) Adobe
6 1 (4.17%) IBM
6 1 (4.17%) Oracle
6 1 (4.17%) Fortinet
6 1 (4.17%) Riverbed
Yeovil
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £18000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Taunton, Somerset
Peak Staff
Salary: £35,000 - £40,000 per year
Posted: 26 days ago