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

3 months to
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 69 61 43
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -18
Permanent jobs citing WAN 29 36 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 2.69% 3.10% 4.52%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 21.17% 18.46% 24.29%
Number of salaries quoted 26 33 47
Median salary £36,250 £45,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-19.44% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,800 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £41,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +10.66%
WAN
Wales

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

Communications & Networking Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
137 195 210
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 12.71% 16.81% 18.62%
Number of salaries quoted 118 179 194
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £21,250 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

WAN
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

The demand trend of job ads across the South Wales region citing WAN as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

WAN Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

WAN
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

WAN Salary Trend in South Wales

WAN
Salary Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WAN across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 2 December 2016.

WAN Salary Histogram in South Wales

WAN
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WAN within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 2 December 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
Cardiff -1 22 £33,750 -28.94%
Newport -12 3 £40,000 +55.33% 2
Monmouthshire - 1 £45,000 -
WAN
Wales

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 2 December 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 South Wales region with a requirement for WAN.

1 62 (96.88%) LAN
2 30 (46.88%) Windows
3 25 (39.06%) Microsoft
3 25 (39.06%) Firewall
4 24 (37.50%) Avaya
5 21 (32.81%) Cisco Certification
5 21 (32.81%) DNS
6 20 (31.25%) Cisco
7 19 (29.69%) DHCP
7 19 (29.69%) Active Directory
7 19 (29.69%) VMware
7 19 (29.69%) Windows Server
8 18 (28.13%) Telecoms
8 18 (28.13%) VPN
8 18 (28.13%) ITIL
9 17 (26.56%) CCNP
9 17 (26.56%) CheckPoint
9 17 (26.56%) Finance
9 17 (26.56%) F5
9 17 (26.56%) Analytical Skills
10 15 (23.44%) MPLS
10 15 (23.44%) MS Exchange
11 14 (21.88%) Linux
12 12 (18.75%) Information Security
13 11 (17.19%) SSL
13 11 (17.19%) VoIP
14 10 (15.63%) OSPF
14 10 (15.63%) BGP
14 10 (15.63%) Internet
14 10 (15.63%) Microsoft Certification

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales 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 15 (23.44%) MS Exchange
2 8 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2007
2 8 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
2 8 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2013
3 7 (10.94%) Apache
3 7 (10.94%) JBoss
4 6 (9.38%) Tomcat
5 5 (7.81%) WebSphere
6 1 (1.56%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (10.94%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.56%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (6.25%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (9.38%) Office 365
2 1 (1.56%) IaaS
2 1 (1.56%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.56%) PaaS
2 1 (1.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 62 (96.88%) LAN
2 25 (39.06%) Firewall
3 21 (32.81%) DNS
4 19 (29.69%) DHCP
5 18 (28.13%) VPN
6 15 (23.44%) MPLS
7 11 (17.19%) SSL
7 11 (17.19%) VoIP
8 10 (15.63%) BGP
8 10 (15.63%) BIG-IP
8 10 (15.63%) Cisco ASA
8 10 (15.63%) Cisco Nexus
8 10 (15.63%) Internet
8 10 (15.63%) OSPF
8 10 (15.63%) Unified Communications
9 7 (10.94%) Ethernet
9 7 (10.94%) IPsec
9 7 (10.94%) Wi-Fi
10 6 (9.38%) WLAN
11 5 (7.81%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (10.94%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.69%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (3.13%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (3.13%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 18 (28.13%) Telecoms
2 17 (26.56%) Finance
3 10 (15.63%) Banking
4 4 (6.25%) Advertising
5 2 (3.13%) Retail
6 1 (1.56%) Back Office
6 1 (1.56%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.56%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 15 (23.44%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 14 (21.88%) Network Engineer
3 11 (17.19%) Architect
4 10 (15.63%) Cisco Architect
4 10 (15.63%) Cisco Network Architect
4 10 (15.63%) Network Architect
5 8 (12.50%) Support Engineer
6 7 (10.94%) Infrastructure Support
6 7 (10.94%) IT Manager
7 6 (9.38%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
8 4 (6.25%) Head of IT
8 4 (6.25%) Head of Security
8 4 (6.25%) Head of Technology
8 4 (6.25%) IT Programme Manager
8 4 (6.25%) Operations Engineer
8 4 (6.25%) Programme Manager
9 3 (4.69%) Network Security Engineer
9 3 (4.69%) Security Engineer
9 3 (4.69%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
9 3 (4.69%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (7.81%) Apache Flex
2 1 (1.56%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 17 (26.56%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (9.38%) Replication
3 5 (7.81%) Data Protection Act
3 5 (7.81%) Management Information System
4 4 (6.25%) Clustering
4 4 (6.25%) Data Centre
5 2 (3.13%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.56%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 30 (46.88%) Windows
2 19 (29.69%) Windows Server
3 14 (21.88%) Linux
4 9 (14.06%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (12.50%) Unix
5 8 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (10.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (6.25%) VyOS
8 2 (3.13%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (28.13%) ITIL
2 12 (18.75%) Information Security
3 9 (14.06%) SDLC
4 7 (10.94%) PRINCE2
4 7 (10.94%) Project Management
4 7 (10.94%) Risk Management
5 5 (7.81%) Data Loss Prevention
5 5 (7.81%) Data Protection
5 5 (7.81%) Data Security
5 5 (7.81%) Disaster Recovery
5 5 (7.81%) Information Assurance
5 5 (7.81%) Pattern Matching
5 5 (7.81%) Penetration Testing
5 5 (7.81%) Risk Analysis
5 5 (7.81%) Risk Assessment
5 5 (7.81%) Security Testing
5 5 (7.81%) Software Architecture
5 5 (7.81%) Threat Modelling
5 5 (7.81%) Vulnerability Scanning
6 4 (6.25%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (4.69%) SQL
2 2 (3.13%) C
Qualifications
1 21 (32.81%) Cisco Certification
2 17 (26.56%) CCNP
3 10 (15.63%) Microsoft Certification
4 8 (12.50%) MCSE
5 7 (10.94%) CCNA
6 5 (7.81%) CISSP
7 4 (6.25%) CCSA
7 4 (6.25%) CCSE
7 4 (6.25%) Degree
8 3 (4.69%) CCENT
8 3 (4.69%) JNCIP
8 3 (4.69%) MCSA
8 3 (4.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 2 (3.13%) MCTS
9 2 (3.13%) RHCE
9 2 (3.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 1 (1.56%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (1.56%) SC Cleared
10 1 (1.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 5 (7.81%) PCI DSS
2 4 (6.25%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (29.69%) Active Directory
2 9 (14.06%) XenApp
2 9 (14.06%) XenDesktop
3 8 (12.50%) XenServer
4 7 (10.94%) Hyper-V
4 7 (10.94%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (4.69%) vSphere
6 2 (3.13%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 2 (3.13%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 4 (6.25%) Failover Clustering
2 3 (4.69%) Microsoft Clustering
3 2 (3.13%) WhatsUp Gold
3 2 (3.13%) WSUS
4 1 (1.56%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 25 (39.06%) Microsoft
2 24 (37.50%) Avaya
3 20 (31.25%) Cisco
4 19 (29.69%) VMware
5 17 (26.56%) CheckPoint
5 17 (26.56%) F5
6 9 (14.06%) Citrix
7 7 (10.94%) Aastra
7 7 (10.94%) Apple
7 7 (10.94%) Red Hat
8 6 (9.38%) IBM
9 5 (7.81%) Brocade
9 5 (7.81%) Intel
10 4 (6.25%) Adobe
10 4 (6.25%) Dell
10 4 (6.25%) HP
10 4 (6.25%) Juniper
10 4 (6.25%) Sage
10 4 (6.25%) Salesforce.com
10 4 (6.25%) Vyatta
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