The table below looks at the statistics for WAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Weymouth region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WAN over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 4 9 5
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -4
Permanent jobs citing WAN 7 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Weymouth 25.00% 5.00% 10.53%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 46.67% 20.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 7 1 2
Average salary £30,000 £25,000 £19,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +26.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,600 £25,000 £19,550
10% offered a salary of more than £31,900 £25,000 £19,950
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+10.38% +1.31%
WAN
Dorset

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

Communications & Networking Category
Weymouth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
15 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Weymouth 53.57% 25.00% 10.53%
Number of salaries quoted 15 3 2
Average salary £31,500 £33,500 £19,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.97% +69.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £19,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £20,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

WAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Weymouth

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

WAN Jobs Demand Trend in Weymouth

WAN
Salary Trend in Weymouth

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

WAN Salary Trend in Weymouth

WAN
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Weymouth

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Weymouth 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 7 (100.00%) ITIL
1 7 (100.00%) LAN
1 7 (100.00%) VPN
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco
1 7 (100.00%) CCNP
1 7 (100.00%) CCNA
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 7 (100.00%) Firewall
1 7 (100.00%) VLAN
2 6 (85.71%) Wi-Fi
3 5 (71.43%) CCSA
4 4 (57.14%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (57.14%) CCSE
4 4 (57.14%) ITIL Certification
4 4 (57.14%) Nokia
4 4 (57.14%) CheckPoint
5 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (14.29%) Microsoft

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Weymouth by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Weymouth 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 7 (100.00%) Firewall
1 7 (100.00%) LAN
1 7 (100.00%) VLAN
1 7 (100.00%) VPN
2 6 (85.71%) Wi-Fi
3 4 (57.14%) Cisco ASA
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Analyst
1 6 (85.71%) Network Analyst
1 6 (85.71%) Senior Analyst
1 6 (85.71%) Senior Network Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Network Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Network Support
2 1 (14.29%) Network Support Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Support Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 7 (100.00%) CCNA
1 7 (100.00%) CCNP
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (71.43%) CCSA
3 4 (57.14%) CCSE
3 4 (57.14%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco
2 4 (57.14%) CheckPoint
2 4 (57.14%) Nokia
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft