Period
to 19 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bracknell with a requirement for WAN skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited WAN over the 6 months to 19 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wide Area Network (WAN)
Berkshire > Bracknell
6 months to
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 57 37 18
Rank change year-on-year -20 -19 +28
Permanent jobs citing WAN 25 47 107
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bracknell 4.29% 6.68% 11.77%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 17.01% 24.10% 38.21%
Number of salaries quoted 17 29 103
Bracknell median annual salary £50,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% -5.88% +25.00%
10th Percentile £26,250 £36,250 £35,250
90th Percentile £72,300 £57,500 £55,300
Berkshire median annual salary £52,500 £42,500 £48,000
% change year-on-year +23.53% -11.46% +7.26%

WAN is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Bracknell with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Bracknell
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 147 195 280
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bracknell 25.21% 27.70% 30.80%
Number of salaries quoted 99 144 231
Bracknell median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -5.88% +18.06%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,300 £27,500
90th Percentile £73,750 £57,500 £56,000
Berkshire median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -10.00% - +11.11%

WAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Bracknell

Job postings citing WAN as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bracknell.

Job vacancy trend for WAN in Bracknell

WAN
Salary Trend in Bracknell

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

Salary trend for WAN in Bracknell

WAN
Salary Histogram in Bracknell

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing WAN in Bracknell over the 6 months to 19 January 2018.

Salary histogram for WAN in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 19 January 2018, 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 Bracknell region with a requirement for WAN.

1 22 (88.00%) LAN
1 22 (88.00%) Cisco
2 20 (80.00%) Data Centre
3 19 (76.00%) Cisco Certification
4 18 (72.00%) Juniper
4 18 (72.00%) ITIL
4 18 (72.00%) Cisco ASA
5 14 (56.00%) CCNP
6 11 (44.00%) Firewall
6 11 (44.00%) Presales
7 10 (40.00%) Network Security
7 10 (40.00%) F5
7 10 (40.00%) Network Virtualisation
7 10 (40.00%) Change Management
7 10 (40.00%) CCNA
7 10 (40.00%) Internet
8 9 (36.00%) CCDP
8 9 (36.00%) CheckPoint
8 9 (36.00%) DNS
8 9 (36.00%) DHCP
8 9 (36.00%) TCP/IP
9 8 (32.00%) VPN
9 8 (32.00%) Ethernet
9 8 (32.00%) SNMP
9 8 (32.00%) IBM
9 8 (32.00%) IIS
9 8 (32.00%) E-Commerce
9 8 (32.00%) WLAN
9 8 (32.00%) SSL
9 8 (32.00%) CISSP

WAN
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bracknell 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 8 (32.00%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (88.00%) LAN
2 18 (72.00%) Cisco ASA
3 11 (44.00%) Firewall
4 10 (40.00%) Internet
4 10 (40.00%) Network Security
5 9 (36.00%) DHCP
5 9 (36.00%) DNS
5 9 (36.00%) TCP/IP
6 8 (32.00%) BGP
6 8 (32.00%) Ethernet
6 8 (32.00%) FWSM
6 8 (32.00%) MPLS
6 8 (32.00%) OSPF
6 8 (32.00%) SNMP
6 8 (32.00%) SSL
6 8 (32.00%) VLAN
6 8 (32.00%) VPN
6 8 (32.00%) Wireshark
6 8 (32.00%) WLAN
7 2 (8.00%) Cisco Wireless
General
1 2 (8.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 12 (48.00%) Network Engineer
2 8 (32.00%) Architect
2 8 (32.00%) Security Architect
2 8 (32.00%) Security Solutions Architect
2 8 (32.00%) Senior Network Engineer
2 8 (32.00%) Solutions Architect
3 7 (28.00%) Cisco Engineer
3 7 (28.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 6 (24.00%) Juniper Engineer
5 5 (20.00%) Senior Cisco Engineer
5 5 (20.00%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
6 3 (12.00%) Consultant
6 3 (12.00%) Graduate
6 3 (12.00%) Graduate Consultant
6 3 (12.00%) Junior
6 3 (12.00%) Presales Consultant
7 2 (8.00%) Account Manager
7 2 (8.00%) Network Services Manager
7 2 (8.00%) Senior Service Manager
7 2 (8.00%) Unified Communications Manager
Miscellaneous
1 20 (80.00%) Data Centre
2 8 (32.00%) Cyberthreat
2 8 (32.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 5 (20.00%) Clustering
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (72.00%) ITIL
2 11 (44.00%) Presales
3 10 (40.00%) Change Management
3 10 (40.00%) Network Virtualisation
4 8 (32.00%) E-Commerce
4 8 (32.00%) Incident Management
4 8 (32.00%) ITIL V3
4 8 (32.00%) Load Balancing
4 8 (32.00%) Malware Detection/Protection
4 8 (32.00%) Network Design
4 8 (32.00%) SIEM
4 8 (32.00%) Software Optimisation
4 8 (32.00%) Vulnerability Management
5 2 (8.00%) B2B
5 2 (8.00%) B2B Sales
5 2 (8.00%) Business Development
6 1 (4.00%) Migration
Qualifications
1 19 (76.00%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (56.00%) CCNP
3 10 (40.00%) CCNA
4 9 (36.00%) CCDP
5 8 (32.00%) CCSE
5 8 (32.00%) CISSP
5 8 (32.00%) IISP
5 8 (32.00%) ISSAP
5 8 (32.00%) JNCIP
6 4 (16.00%) Degree
7 1 (4.00%) CCIE
Systems Management
1 8 (32.00%) QRadar
Vendors
1 22 (88.00%) Cisco
2 18 (72.00%) Juniper
3 10 (40.00%) F5
4 9 (36.00%) CheckPoint
5 8 (32.00%) Forcepoint
5 8 (32.00%) Fortinet
5 8 (32.00%) IBM
5 8 (32.00%) LogRhythm
5 8 (32.00%) Splunk
5 8 (32.00%) Tufin
6 2 (8.00%) Aruba
6 2 (8.00%) EMC
6 2 (8.00%) HP
7 1 (4.00%) GENBAND
7 1 (4.00%) Oracle
7 1 (4.00%) Palo Alto