The table below looks at the statistics for WAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Taunton region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WAN over the 3 months to 4 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 24 27 -
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -
Permanent jobs citing WAN 4 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Taunton 4.94% 1.96% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 80.00% 16.67% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 0
Median salary £31,250 £21,750 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+43.67% -
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +12.00%
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 Taunton region.

Communications & Networking Category
Taunton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
5 12 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Taunton 6.17% 11.76% 10.34%
Number of salaries quoted 4 11 1
Median salary £30,000 £25,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -33.33%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

WAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Taunton

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

WAN Jobs Demand Trend in Taunton

WAN
Salary Trend in Taunton

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

WAN Salary Trend in Taunton

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Taunton

For the 6 months to 4 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 Taunton region with a requirement for WAN.

1 6 (100.00%) LAN
2 5 (83.33%) WLAN
2 5 (83.33%) Firewall
3 4 (66.67%) VMware
3 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
3 4 (66.67%) Cisco
3 4 (66.67%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (66.67%) IaaS
4 3 (50.00%) SQL
4 3 (50.00%) Mentoring
4 3 (50.00%) Coaching
4 3 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (50.00%) MS Office
4 3 (50.00%) CheckPoint
5 2 (33.33%) Internet
5 2 (33.33%) CCNA
5 2 (33.33%) Incident Management
5 2 (33.33%) Degree
5 2 (33.33%) SCADA
5 2 (33.33%) ITIL
5 2 (33.33%) SharePoint
5 2 (33.33%) HP
5 2 (33.33%) Dell
5 2 (33.33%) EMC
5 2 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (33.33%) SaaS
5 2 (33.33%) PaaS
5 2 (33.33%) Unified Communications
5 2 (33.33%) Office Automation
5 2 (33.33%) Driving Licence

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Taunton 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 2 (33.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (50.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (66.67%) IaaS
2 2 (33.33%) Office 365
2 2 (33.33%) PaaS
2 2 (33.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) LAN
2 5 (83.33%) Firewall
2 5 (83.33%) WLAN
3 3 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (33.33%) Internet
4 2 (33.33%) Unified Communications
5 1 (16.67%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (16.67%) SSL
5 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
5 1 (16.67%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Analyst
1 4 (66.67%) Network Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) IT Support
2 1 (16.67%) Network Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior IT Support
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Driving Licence
1 2 (33.33%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
1 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
1 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Coaching
1 3 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 2 (33.33%) Incident Management
2 2 (33.33%) ITIL
2 2 (33.33%) Office Automation
3 1 (16.67%) Migration
3 1 (16.67%) Software Distribution
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) CCNA
1 2 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (16.67%) MCSA
2 1 (16.67%) MCSE
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) WSUS
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Cisco
1 4 (66.67%) VMware
2 3 (50.00%) CheckPoint
3 2 (33.33%) Dell
3 2 (33.33%) EMC
3 2 (33.33%) HP
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft