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 3 months to 27 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wide Area Network (WAN)
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
3 months to
27 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 107 87 53
Rank change year-on-year -20 -34  
Permanent jobs citing WAN 7 23 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 0.51% 1.68% 4.05%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.40% 8.85% 18.40%
Number of salaries quoted 3 19 45
Median salary £32,500 £47,500 £43,900
Median salary % change year-on-year -31.57% +8.20%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year -1.23% -2.40%  

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 292 260 326
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 21.22% 18.95% 21.98%
Number of salaries quoted 235 221 278
Median salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £32,435
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £67,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,250
% change year-on-year -5.88% +0.59%  

WAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cambridge 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 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 3 months to 27 April 2017.

Salary histogram for WAN in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 28 (96.55%) LAN
2 21 (72.41%) Cisco
3 17 (58.62%) ITIL
4 16 (55.17%) CCNP
4 16 (55.17%) Cisco Certification
5 14 (48.28%) DNS
6 12 (41.38%) DHCP
6 12 (41.38%) TCP/IP
6 12 (41.38%) VPN
6 12 (41.38%) Wireless
6 12 (41.38%) VLAN
7 11 (37.93%) Problem Management
7 11 (37.93%) SolarWinds
7 11 (37.93%) Network Management
7 11 (37.93%) Cisco Nexus
7 11 (37.93%) FTP
7 11 (37.93%) VoIP
7 11 (37.93%) Windows
7 11 (37.93%) Linux
7 11 (37.93%) IPv4
7 11 (37.93%) CCIE
8 6 (20.69%) Unix
8 6 (20.69%) Citrix
8 6 (20.69%) VMware
8 6 (20.69%) VMware Infrastructure
9 5 (17.24%) Bash Shell
9 5 (17.24%) Analytical Skills
9 5 (17.24%) Wi-Fi
9 5 (17.24%) Microsoft
10 4 (13.79%) Firewall

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 1 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (3.45%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (6.90%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (6.90%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 28 (96.55%) LAN
2 14 (48.28%) DNS
3 12 (41.38%) DHCP
3 12 (41.38%) TCP/IP
3 12 (41.38%) VLAN
3 12 (41.38%) VPN
3 12 (41.38%) Wireless
4 11 (37.93%) Cisco Nexus
4 11 (37.93%) FTP
4 11 (37.93%) IPv4
4 11 (37.93%) VoIP
5 5 (17.24%) Wi-Fi
6 4 (13.79%) Firewall
7 3 (10.34%) SAN
8 1 (3.45%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.34%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 2 (6.90%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (20.69%) Analyst
1 6 (20.69%) Linux Engineer
2 5 (17.24%) Cisco Engineer
2 5 (17.24%) Linux Support
2 5 (17.24%) Linux Support Engineer
2 5 (17.24%) Support Engineer
3 4 (13.79%) Cisco Analyst
3 4 (13.79%) Cisco Network Analyst
3 4 (13.79%) Network Analyst
3 4 (13.79%) Network Manager
3 4 (13.79%) Network Operations Manager
3 4 (13.79%) Operations Manager
3 4 (13.79%) Technical Leader
4 3 (10.34%) Data Centre Architect
4 3 (10.34%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
4 3 (10.34%) Telephony Manager
4 3 (10.34%) Unix Linux Engineer
4 3 (10.34%) Unix Support
4 3 (10.34%) VMware Engineer
4 3 (10.34%) VMware Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.24%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (10.34%) Data Centre
3 2 (6.90%) Kindle
4 1 (3.45%) Blackberry
4 1 (3.45%) iPad
4 1 (3.45%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 11 (37.93%) Linux
1 11 (37.93%) Windows
2 6 (20.69%) Unix
3 1 (3.45%) Windows 8
3 1 (3.45%) Windows Server
3 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (3.45%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (58.62%) ITIL
2 11 (37.93%) Network Management
2 11 (37.93%) Problem Management
3 4 (13.79%) ITIL V3
4 3 (10.34%) Presales
4 3 (10.34%) Service Design
4 3 (10.34%) Virtual Environments
5 2 (6.90%) Business Analysis
5 2 (6.90%) Change Management
5 2 (6.90%) CRM
6 1 (3.45%) Customer Requirements
6 1 (3.45%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (3.45%) Matrix Organization
6 1 (3.45%) Service Delivery
6 1 (3.45%) Software Engineering
6 1 (3.45%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 5 (17.24%) Bash Shell
2 3 (10.34%) Perl
2 3 (10.34%) Python
2 3 (10.34%) SQL
3 1 (3.45%) C
Qualifications
1 16 (55.17%) CCNP
1 16 (55.17%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (37.93%) CCIE
3 4 (13.79%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.90%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 6 (20.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (10.34%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (3.45%) Backup Exec
1 1 (3.45%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 21 (72.41%) Cisco
2 11 (37.93%) SolarWinds
3 6 (20.69%) Citrix
3 6 (20.69%) VMware
4 5 (17.24%) Microsoft
5 3 (10.34%) Intel
6 1 (3.45%) Symantec
Cambridge
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Posted: 7 days ago
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Salary: to £70k DoE plus excellent benefits
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