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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 56 63 33
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -30
Permanent jobs citing WAN 11 11 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 1.98% 1.66% 5.28%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 16.92% 11.83% 25.71%
Number of salaries quoted 5 11 26
Average salary £26,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.00% +14.28%
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+10.66% -
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
65 93 140
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 11.71% 14.01% 20.53%
Number of salaries quoted 54 74 122
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £21,000 £28,400
10% offered a salary of more than £45,250 £58,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 17 April 2015.

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 17 April 2015. 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 +11 7 £26,000 -35.00% 1
WAN
South West

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 17 (65.38%) LAN
2 12 (46.15%) Windows
3 11 (42.31%) Firewall
4 10 (38.46%) MS Excel
4 10 (38.46%) Microsoft
5 9 (34.62%) CCNA
5 9 (34.62%) Cisco
5 9 (34.62%) MS Office
5 9 (34.62%) TCP/IP
5 9 (34.62%) Cisco Certification
5 9 (34.62%) CMS
6 8 (30.77%) Telecoms
7 7 (26.92%) Wireless
7 7 (26.92%) VPN
7 7 (26.92%) VMware
8 5 (19.23%) Banking
8 5 (19.23%) NetScout
8 5 (19.23%) SC Cleared
8 5 (19.23%) Security Cleared
8 5 (19.23%) Rational Performance Tester
8 5 (19.23%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (19.23%) Time Management
8 5 (19.23%) Riverbed
8 5 (19.23%) F5
8 5 (19.23%) SLA
8 5 (19.23%) Finance
8 5 (19.23%) Avaya
8 5 (19.23%) CheckPoint
9 4 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003
9 4 (15.38%) MPLS

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 9 (34.62%) CMS
Applications
1 10 (38.46%) MS Excel
2 9 (34.62%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (15.38%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 17 (65.38%) LAN
2 11 (42.31%) Firewall
3 9 (34.62%) TCP/IP
4 7 (26.92%) VPN
4 7 (26.92%) Wireless
5 4 (15.38%) Wireshark
5 4 (15.38%) Unified Communications
5 4 (15.38%) MPLS
5 4 (15.38%) QSIG
5 4 (15.38%) VoIP
5 4 (15.38%) WLAN
5 4 (15.38%) SMTP
5 4 (15.38%) Ethernet
6 3 (11.54%) SAN
7 2 (7.69%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.54%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (19.23%) Rational Performance Tester
General
1 8 (30.77%) Telecoms
2 5 (19.23%) Finance
2 5 (19.23%) Banking
3 1 (3.85%) Games
Job Titles
1 7 (26.92%) Consultant
1 7 (26.92%) Network Engineer
1 7 (26.92%) Infrastructure Consultant
2 5 (19.23%) Cisco Engineer
2 5 (19.23%) Technical Engineer
2 5 (19.23%) Field Engineer
3 4 (15.38%) Network Support Engineer
3 4 (15.38%) Team Leader
3 4 (15.38%) Support Engineer
3 4 (15.38%) Network Support
3 4 (15.38%) Network Team Leader
4 3 (11.54%) Infrastructure Manager
5 2 (7.69%) Architect
5 2 (7.69%) Infrastructure Architect
6 1 (3.85%) Installations Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Network Manager
6 1 (3.85%) Infrastructure Technician
6 1 (3.85%) Infrastructure Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 4 (15.38%) Video Conferencing
2 2 (7.69%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 12 (46.15%) Windows
2 5 (19.23%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (3.85%) Windows 7
4 1 (3.85%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (19.23%) Time Management
2 4 (15.38%) Memory Management
3 2 (7.69%) Software Delivery
4 1 (3.85%) Revenue Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (11.54%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (34.62%) CCNA
1 9 (34.62%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (19.23%) SC Cleared
2 5 (19.23%) Security Cleared
3 4 (15.38%) MCSE
3 4 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (7.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (19.23%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (15.38%) Terminal Services
2 3 (11.54%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 10 (38.46%) Microsoft
2 9 (34.62%) Cisco
3 7 (26.92%) VMware
4 5 (19.23%) NetScout
4 5 (19.23%) CheckPoint
4 5 (19.23%) Avaya
4 5 (19.23%) Riverbed
4 5 (19.23%) F5
5 4 (15.38%) Juniper
5 4 (15.38%) Siemens
5 4 (15.38%) Citrix
5 4 (15.38%) SonicWALL
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