Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 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 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wide Area Network (WAN)
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 117 126 95
Rank change year-on-year +9 -31 +24
Permanent jobs citing WAN 91 56 106
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 2.16% 1.62% 2.57%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.82% 8.54% 15.70%
Number of salaries quoted 68 92 83
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% +1.91%
10th Percentile £22,633 £30,125 £24,100
90th Percentile £58,750 £67,500 £54,900
East of England median annual salary £45,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +7.06% +6.25% -

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 Cambridgeshire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Cambridgeshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 841 656 675
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 19.92% 18.94% 16.36%
Number of salaries quoted 683 545 569
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £27,500 £24,850 £28,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £67,500 £67,500
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +1.19%

WAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Job vacancy trend for WAN in Cambridgeshire

WAN
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Salary trend for WAN in Cambridgeshire

WAN
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing WAN in Cambridgeshire over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for WAN in Cambridgeshire

WAN
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WAN within the Cambridgeshire region over the 6 months to 24 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Peterborough +19 49 £42,500 +6.25% 1
Cambridge -41 31 £42,500 -1.16% 2
Huntingdon +11 3 £53,500 +89.38%
WAN
East of England

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for WAN.

1 79 (86.81%) LAN
2 54 (59.34%) Cisco
3 37 (40.66%) Active Directory
4 36 (39.56%) Windows
5 28 (30.77%) VMware
6 27 (29.67%) Citrix
7 26 (28.57%) Microsoft
8 24 (26.37%) Cisco Certification
9 22 (24.18%) Windows Server
10 21 (23.08%) CCNA
11 20 (21.98%) Firewall
12 17 (18.68%) HP
13 16 (17.58%) IBM
13 16 (17.58%) MS Exchange
13 16 (17.58%) TCP/IP
13 16 (17.58%) Wireless
13 16 (17.58%) Exchange Server 2010
14 15 (16.48%) Windows Server 2008
15 14 (15.38%) Hyper-V
15 14 (15.38%) Degree
15 14 (15.38%) Microsoft Office
15 14 (15.38%) CCNP
15 14 (15.38%) Juniper
16 13 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
16 13 (14.29%) BGP
16 13 (14.29%) ITIL
16 13 (14.29%) Linux
16 13 (14.29%) PRINCE2
16 13 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
16 13 (14.29%) Office 365

WAN
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 16 (17.58%) Exchange Server 2010
1 16 (17.58%) MS Exchange
2 6 (6.59%) IBM Connections
3 3 (3.30%) Exchange Server 2003
3 3 (3.30%) Skype for Business
4 1 (1.10%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 14 (15.38%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (3.30%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (2.20%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (2.20%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 13 (14.29%) Office 365
2 7 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (6.59%) G Suite
4 4 (4.40%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (3.30%) IaaS
5 3 (3.30%) PaaS
6 1 (1.10%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 79 (86.81%) LAN
2 20 (21.98%) Firewall
3 16 (17.58%) TCP/IP
3 16 (17.58%) Wireless
4 13 (14.29%) BGP
5 9 (9.89%) Internet
5 9 (9.89%) OSPF
5 9 (9.89%) SAN
6 8 (8.79%) Network Security
6 8 (8.79%) VoIP
6 8 (8.79%) Wi-Fi
7 7 (7.69%) Cisco ASA
8 6 (6.59%) EIGRP
8 6 (6.59%) VPN
9 5 (5.49%) Cisco Nexus
9 5 (5.49%) MPLS
9 5 (5.49%) Unified Communications
10 4 (4.40%) Fibre Channel
10 4 (4.40%) RIP
10 4 (4.40%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (9.89%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.10%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (1.10%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (1.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (1.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (1.10%) Git (software)
General
1 8 (8.79%) Electronics
2 7 (7.69%) Telecoms
3 6 (6.59%) Multimedia
4 5 (5.49%) Finance
5 3 (3.30%) Legal
6 1 (1.10%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 25 (27.47%) Analyst
2 13 (14.29%) Network Engineer
3 10 (10.99%) Infrastructure Manager
3 10 (10.99%) IT Manager
3 10 (10.99%) IT Project Manager
3 10 (10.99%) Project Manager
4 9 (9.89%) Architect
4 9 (9.89%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 9 (9.89%) IT Infrastructure Manager
4 9 (9.89%) IT Infrastructure Project Manager
4 9 (9.89%) Linux Engineer
5 8 (8.79%) Support Analyst
6 7 (7.69%) Network Analyst
7 6 (6.59%) Solutions Architect
7 6 (6.59%) Technical Architect
7 6 (6.59%) Technical Solutions Architect
8 5 (5.49%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 5 (5.49%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 5 (5.49%) Network Support
8 5 (5.49%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.40%) Django
2 1 (1.10%) 802.1X
2 1 (1.10%) OpenEmbedded
2 1 (1.10%) RESTful
2 1 (1.10%) Web Services
2 1 (1.10%) Yocto
Miscellaneous
1 11 (12.09%) Data Centre
2 6 (6.59%) Mobile App
3 5 (5.49%) Computer Science
4 4 (4.40%) Driving Licence
4 4 (4.40%) Management Information System
4 4 (4.40%) PKI
5 2 (2.20%) Kindle
6 1 (1.10%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 36 (39.56%) Windows
2 22 (24.18%) Windows Server
3 15 (16.48%) Windows Server 2008
4 13 (14.29%) Linux
4 13 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (5.49%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (4.40%) Embedded Linux
7 3 (3.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (3.30%) Windows 7
8 2 (2.20%) Windows 10
9 1 (1.10%) Mac OS
9 1 (1.10%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (14.29%) ITIL
1 13 (14.29%) PRINCE2
2 9 (9.89%) Project Management
3 8 (8.79%) Mathematics
4 7 (7.69%) Line Management
4 7 (7.69%) Migration
5 6 (6.59%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (6.59%) Email Migration
5 6 (6.59%) Software Distribution
6 5 (5.49%) Network Management
6 5 (5.49%) Service Management
6 5 (5.49%) Software Engineering
7 4 (4.40%) Change Management
7 4 (4.40%) Cryptography
7 4 (4.40%) Enterprise Architecture
7 4 (4.40%) Network Monitoring
7 4 (4.40%) Scrum
7 4 (4.40%) Service Delivery
7 4 (4.40%) Service Design
7 4 (4.40%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 9 (9.89%) Python
2 5 (5.49%) Bash Shell
2 5 (5.49%) C
3 4 (4.40%) Ruby
3 4 (4.40%) SQL
4 2 (2.20%) C++
5 1 (1.10%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 24 (26.37%) Cisco Certification
2 21 (23.08%) CCNA
3 14 (15.38%) CCNP
3 14 (15.38%) Degree
4 10 (10.99%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 7 (7.69%) HNC
6 3 (3.30%) HND
6 3 (3.30%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (3.30%) MCSE
6 3 (3.30%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (2.20%) BPSS Clearance
7 2 (2.20%) Computer Science Degree
7 2 (2.20%) JNCIS
7 2 (2.20%) SC Cleared
7 2 (2.20%) Security Cleared
8 1 (1.10%) CCDA
8 1 (1.10%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.59%) GDPR
2 5 (5.49%) SLA
3 2 (2.20%) ISO 9001
3 2 (2.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 37 (40.66%) Active Directory
2 14 (15.38%) Hyper-V
3 13 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (3.30%) vSphere
5 2 (2.20%) Virtual Desktop
5 2 (2.20%) Virtual Servers
5 2 (2.20%) XenApp
6 1 (1.10%) iptables
6 1 (1.10%) KVM
Systems Management
1 6 (6.59%) SCCM
2 4 (4.40%) Cisco CUCM
2 4 (4.40%) FortiGate
3 1 (1.10%) Cobbler
3 1 (1.10%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.10%) Puppet
3 1 (1.10%) SCOM
3 1 (1.10%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 54 (59.34%) Cisco
2 28 (30.77%) VMware
3 27 (29.67%) Citrix
4 26 (28.57%) Microsoft
5 17 (18.68%) HP
6 16 (17.58%) IBM
7 14 (15.38%) Juniper
8 9 (9.89%) Avaya
8 9 (9.89%) CheckPoint
9 6 (6.59%) Google
10 4 (4.40%) Brocade
10 4 (4.40%) Meraki
10 4 (4.40%) Nokia
11 3 (3.30%) Red Hat
11 3 (3.30%) Sophos
12 2 (2.20%) Fortinet
12 2 (2.20%) Palo Alto
13 1 (1.10%) Huawei
13 1 (1.10%) Virgin Media
13 1 (1.10%) Wind River