The table below looks at the statistics for WAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Street region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WAN over the 3 months to 28 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 14 10 18
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +8
Permanent jobs citing WAN 1 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Street 3.13% 6.45% 2.04%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.33% 40.00% 9.09%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 1
Median salary £55,000 £47,500 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.78% -1.04%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%
WAN
Somerset

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

Communications & Networking Category
Street
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
12 5 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Street 37.50% 16.13% 22.45%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 11
Median salary £55,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.78% +5.55%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

WAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Street

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

WAN Jobs Demand Trend in Street

WAN
Salary Trend in Street

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

WAN Salary Trend in Street

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Street

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 Street region with a requirement for WAN.

1 9 (100.00%) Juniper
2 5 (55.56%) VPLS
2 5 (55.56%) Wiki
2 5 (55.56%) MS Visio
2 5 (55.56%) MPLS
2 5 (55.56%) JNCIA
3 4 (44.44%) PKI
3 4 (44.44%) OSPF
3 4 (44.44%) BGP-4
3 4 (44.44%) Firewall
3 4 (44.44%) Management Information System
3 4 (44.44%) Information Security
3 4 (44.44%) LAN
3 4 (44.44%) FTP
3 4 (44.44%) HTTP
3 4 (44.44%) TCP/IP
3 4 (44.44%) DNS
3 4 (44.44%) SLA
3 4 (44.44%) Cisco
3 4 (44.44%) Network Security
3 4 (44.44%) Capacity Planning
3 4 (44.44%) tcpdump
3 4 (44.44%) snoop
3 4 (44.44%) DevOps
3 4 (44.44%) Internet of Things
3 4 (44.44%) Spanning Tree
3 4 (44.44%) Data Centre
3 4 (44.44%) Identity Access Management
3 4 (44.44%) Degree
3 4 (44.44%) Wireshark

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Street 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:

Applications
1 5 (55.56%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 5 (55.56%) MPLS
1 5 (55.56%) VPLS
2 4 (44.44%) BGP-4
2 4 (44.44%) DNS
2 4 (44.44%) Firewall
2 4 (44.44%) FTP
2 4 (44.44%) HTTP
2 4 (44.44%) Internet
2 4 (44.44%) LAN
2 4 (44.44%) Network Security
2 4 (44.44%) OSPF
2 4 (44.44%) snoop
2 4 (44.44%) Spanning Tree
2 4 (44.44%) SSH
2 4 (44.44%) TCP/IP
2 4 (44.44%) tcpdump
2 4 (44.44%) Wireshark
General
1 4 (44.44%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Implementation Engineer
1 4 (44.44%) Network Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Installations Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) Wiki
2 4 (44.44%) Computer Science
2 4 (44.44%) Data Centre
2 4 (44.44%) Internet of Things
2 4 (44.44%) Management Information System
2 4 (44.44%) PKI
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Capacity Planning
1 4 (44.44%) DevOps
1 4 (44.44%) Identity Access Management
1 4 (44.44%) Information Security
1 4 (44.44%) Load Balancing
Qualifications
1 5 (55.56%) JNCIA
2 4 (44.44%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (44.44%) SLA
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Juniper
2 4 (44.44%) Cisco