The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bath with a requirement for WAN skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited WAN over the 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wide Area Network (WAN)
Somerset / Bath
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 33 44
Permanent jobs citing WAN 0 12 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bath - 4.30% 2.37%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 30.77% 21.88%
Number of salaries quoted 0 12 5
Median salary - £65,000 £26,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +150.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

WAN is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Bath with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Bath
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 27 39 32
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bath 8.26% 13.98% 10.85%
Number of salaries quoted 24 39 29
Median salary £34,875 £41,500 £28,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.96% +45.61%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,250 £35,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% +2.40%  

WAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Bath

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bath citing WAN as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for WAN in Bath

WAN
Salary Trend in Bath

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

Salary trend for WAN in Bath

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, 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 Bath region with a requirement for WAN.

1 4 (80.00%) Windows
1 4 (80.00%) MS Excel
1 4 (80.00%) MS Exchange
1 4 (80.00%) DHCP
1 4 (80.00%) DNS
1 4 (80.00%) SAN
1 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (80.00%) Degree
1 4 (80.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (60.00%) Web Filtering
2 3 (60.00%) Kalman Filter
2 3 (60.00%) Cybercrime
2 3 (60.00%) XenApp
2 3 (60.00%) XenDesktop
2 3 (60.00%) WSUS
2 3 (60.00%) Network Security
2 3 (60.00%) VMware
2 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (60.00%) IIS
2 3 (60.00%) Citrix
2 3 (60.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (60.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (60.00%) Firmware
3 1 (20.00%) Intranet
3 1 (20.00%) Internet
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) LAN
3 1 (20.00%) Linux
3 1 (20.00%) CMS

WAN
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bath 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 4 (80.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (60.00%) IIS
3 1 (20.00%) CMS
Applications
1 4 (80.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) DHCP
1 4 (80.00%) DNS
1 4 (80.00%) SAN
2 3 (60.00%) Network Security
3 1 (20.00%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (20.00%) Firewall
3 1 (20.00%) Internet
3 1 (20.00%) Intranet
3 1 (20.00%) iSCSI
3 1 (20.00%) LAN
General
1 3 (60.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (20.00%) Administrator
1 1 (20.00%) Architect
1 1 (20.00%) Cloud Architect
1 1 (20.00%) Cloud Solutions Architect
1 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Network Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Network Manager
1 1 (20.00%) Solutions Architect
1 1 (20.00%) Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Cybercrime
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
1 4 (80.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (20.00%) Linux
2 1 (20.00%) Windows 10
2 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (20.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 3 (60.00%) Kalman Filter
1 3 (60.00%) Web Filtering
2 1 (20.00%) Customer Requirements
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Monitoring
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (60.00%) Firmware
2 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (60.00%) XenApp
2 3 (60.00%) XenDesktop
3 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (60.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Citrix
1 3 (60.00%) VMware
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco
2 1 (20.00%) Dell
2 1 (20.00%) Dell Compellent
2 1 (20.00%) HP
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Veeam