The first table below looks at the demand for WAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Taunton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WAN over the 3 months to 14 July 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 Taunton region.

Location
3 months to
14 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank - 14 -
Permanent jobs citing WAN 0 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Taunton - 2.27% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 25.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Communications & Networking Category
Taunton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
5 4 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Taunton 5.26% 9.09% 10.29%
Number of salaries quoted 5 3 7
Average salary £34,500 £29,500 £25,646
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.94% +15.02%
90% offered a salary of more than £16,000 £27,050 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £25,646 £32,300
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
WAN
Somerset

WAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Taunton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WAN across the Taunton region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 18 Related IT Skills in Taunton

For the 6 months to 14 July 2014, IT jobs across the Taunton 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 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) WLAN
1 1 (100.00%) SLA
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Juniper
1 1 (100.00%) McAfee
1 1 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) BT
1 1 (100.00%) Intrusion Detection
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) SolarWinds
1 1 (100.00%) Aruba
1 1 (100.00%) Network Management
1 1 (100.00%) Capacity Management

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Taunton by Category

For the 6 months to 14 July 2014, IT jobs across the Taunton 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) WLAN
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Intrusion Detection
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Network Specialist
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (100.00%) Network Management
1 1 (100.00%) Capacity Management
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Juniper
1 1 (100.00%) McAfee
1 1 (100.00%) BT
1 1 (100.00%) SolarWinds
1 1 (100.00%) Aruba