Period
to 22 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 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 22 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wide Area Network (WAN)
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
22 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 147 114 72
Rank change year-on-year -33 -42 +55
Permanent jobs citing WAN 23 40 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 0.85% 1.56% 3.34%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.92% 7.71% 16.33%
Number of salaries quoted 13 43 115
Cambridge median annual salary £32,500 £33,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.52% -26.67% +21.62%
10th Percentile £29,200 £26,250 £24,750
90th Percentile £44,750 £57,500 £75,000
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £32,500 £36,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -10.96% -18.89% +21.62%

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 Cambridge with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Cambridge
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 586 519 594
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 21.59% 20.19% 20.47%
Number of salaries quoted 473 428 508
Cambridge median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £31,250 £27,500 £29,759
90th Percentile £63,750 £67,875 £67,500
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £45,344 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +0.76% - +5.88%

WAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

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

Job vacancy trend for WAN in Cambridge

WAN
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Salary trend for WAN in Cambridge

WAN
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing WAN in Cambridge over the 6 months to 22 July 2017.

Salary histogram for WAN in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for WAN.

1 22 (95.65%) LAN
2 12 (52.17%) ITIL
3 11 (47.83%) Citrix
4 9 (39.13%) Cisco Certification
4 9 (39.13%) CCNP
4 9 (39.13%) Cisco
4 9 (39.13%) SQL Server
5 8 (34.78%) Windows
5 8 (34.78%) Microsoft
6 7 (30.43%) SQL
7 6 (26.09%) Change Management
7 6 (26.09%) Wireless
7 6 (26.09%) CRM
7 6 (26.09%) ISO 9001
7 6 (26.09%) Business Analysis
7 6 (26.09%) Dynamics NAV
7 6 (26.09%) Dynamics CRM
7 6 (26.09%) Degree
7 6 (26.09%) Kindle
8 5 (21.74%) VLAN
8 5 (21.74%) DHCP
8 5 (21.74%) VoIP
8 5 (21.74%) Linux
8 5 (21.74%) TCP/IP
8 5 (21.74%) VPN
8 5 (21.74%) DNS
9 4 (17.39%) IPv4
9 4 (17.39%) CCIE
9 4 (17.39%) Firewall
9 4 (17.39%) Wi-Fi

WAN
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridge 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 2 (8.70%) Skype for Business
2 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (4.35%) MS Exchange
Business Applications
1 6 (26.09%) Dynamics CRM
1 6 (26.09%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 3 (13.04%) Office 365
2 2 (8.70%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (4.35%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (4.35%) IaaS
3 1 (4.35%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (95.65%) LAN
2 6 (26.09%) Wireless
3 5 (21.74%) DHCP
3 5 (21.74%) DNS
3 5 (21.74%) TCP/IP
3 5 (21.74%) VLAN
3 5 (21.74%) VoIP
3 5 (21.74%) VPN
4 4 (17.39%) Cisco Nexus
4 4 (17.39%) Firewall
4 4 (17.39%) FTP
4 4 (17.39%) IPv4
4 4 (17.39%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (8.70%) Internet
5 2 (8.70%) Network Security
5 2 (8.70%) Skype
6 1 (4.35%) BGP
6 1 (4.35%) Ethernet
6 1 (4.35%) SSL
6 1 (4.35%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (39.13%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 2 (8.70%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.35%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (43.48%) Analyst
2 9 (39.13%) Support Analyst
3 7 (30.43%) Applications Support
3 7 (30.43%) Applications Support Analyst
4 3 (13.04%) Architect
4 3 (13.04%) Network Architect
4 3 (13.04%) Network Manager
4 3 (13.04%) Network Operations Manager
4 3 (13.04%) Operations Manager
5 2 (8.70%) Cisco Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Linux Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Telephony Manager
6 1 (4.35%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Linux Support
6 1 (4.35%) Linux Support Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Senior Architect
6 1 (4.35%) Senior Linux Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Software Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) VMware Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Wireless Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (26.09%) Kindle
2 1 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.35%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.35%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 8 (34.78%) Windows
2 5 (21.74%) Linux
3 2 (8.70%) Windows 10
3 2 (8.70%) Windows Server
4 1 (4.35%) Mac OS
4 1 (4.35%) Unix
4 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (52.17%) ITIL
2 6 (26.09%) Business Analysis
2 6 (26.09%) Change Management
2 6 (26.09%) CRM
3 4 (17.39%) Network Management
3 4 (17.39%) Problem Management
4 1 (4.35%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (4.35%) Capacity Management
4 1 (4.35%) DevOps
4 1 (4.35%) IT Strategy
4 1 (4.35%) ITIL V3
4 1 (4.35%) Project Management
4 1 (4.35%) Service Delivery
4 1 (4.35%) Software Engineering
4 1 (4.35%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 7 (30.43%) SQL
2 2 (8.70%) Bash Shell
2 2 (8.70%) C
2 2 (8.70%) Python
3 1 (4.35%) Perl
Qualifications
1 9 (39.13%) CCNP
1 9 (39.13%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (26.09%) Degree
3 4 (17.39%) CCIE
4 2 (8.70%) CCNA
4 2 (8.70%) MCSE
4 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (4.35%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (26.09%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 3 (13.04%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (8.70%) Active Directory
2 2 (8.70%) Virtual Desktop
3 1 (4.35%) Hyper-V
3 1 (4.35%) vSphere
Vendors
1 11 (47.83%) Citrix
2 9 (39.13%) Cisco
3 8 (34.78%) Microsoft
4 4 (17.39%) SolarWinds
5 3 (13.04%) VMware
6 1 (4.35%) Veeam
6 1 (4.35%) WatchGuard
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