The table below looks at the statistics for WAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Torfaen region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WAN over the 3 months to 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing WAN 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Torfaen - - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -
WAN
South 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 Torfaen region.

Communications & Networking Category
Torfaen
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
45 5 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Torfaen 35.71% 10.20% 26.83%
Number of salaries quoted 45 5 11
Average salary £45,500 £32,500 £48,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+40.00% -32.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £21,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £48,000 £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

WAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Torfaen

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WAN across the Torfaen region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

WAN Jobs Demand Trend in Torfaen

WAN
Salary Trend in Torfaen

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

WAN Salary Trend in Torfaen

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Torfaen

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Torfaen 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%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Apache
1 1 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (100.00%) ADSL
1 1 (100.00%) ISDN
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) SNMP
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) SLA
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) CCNP
1 1 (100.00%) CCNA
1 1 (100.00%) Dell
1 1 (100.00%) EMC
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) Nokia
1 1 (100.00%) Firmware
1 1 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (100.00%) OSPF
1 1 (100.00%) BGP
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) EIGRP
1 1 (100.00%) IGRP
1 1 (100.00%) PPTP
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Torfaen by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Torfaen 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 1 (100.00%) Apache
1 1 (100.00%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) ADSL
1 1 (100.00%) ISDN
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) SNMP
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) OSPF
1 1 (100.00%) BGP
1 1 (100.00%) EIGRP
1 1 (100.00%) IGRP
1 1 (100.00%) PPTP
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) IPsec
1 1 (100.00%) VLAN
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco IOS
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco PIX
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Network Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Network Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) Network Load Balancing
1 1 (100.00%) Capacity Planning
1 1 (100.00%) Network Management
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) CCNP
1 1 (100.00%) CCNA
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Firmware
1 1 (100.00%) VMware ESX
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Workstation
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Dell
1 1 (100.00%) EMC
1 1 (100.00%) Nokia
1 1 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) Brocade