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 3 months to 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Wide Area Network (WAN)
East of England / Cambridgeshire
Rank 95 95 68
Rank change year-on-year 0 -27  
Permanent jobs citing WAN 28 43 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 1.63% 1.99% 3.11%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.09% 11.23% 14.71%
Number of salaries quoted 10 33 44
Median salary £38,000 £37,500 £43,900
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.33% -14.57%  
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £29,568 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,650 £50,000
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 Cambridgeshire with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Cambridgeshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 346 383 435
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 20.10% 17.73% 21.16%
Number of salaries quoted 275 311 360
Median salary £45,000 £44,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.12% -1.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £29,700 £32,435
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +3.65%  

WAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 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 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 3 months to 24 March 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 3 months to 24 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Peterborough +1 18 £29,000 -22.14% 5
Cambridge -7 10 £45,000 - 2
WAN
East of England

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

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

1 61 (91.04%) LAN
2 49 (73.13%) Cisco
3 31 (46.27%) ITIL
4 29 (43.28%) Cisco Certification
5 27 (40.30%) VPN
5 27 (40.30%) DNS
6 26 (38.81%) TCP/IP
6 26 (38.81%) Wireless
7 23 (34.33%) DHCP
7 23 (34.33%) CCNP
8 20 (29.85%) VoIP
8 20 (29.85%) Windows
9 19 (28.36%) CCIE
9 19 (28.36%) Active Directory
9 19 (28.36%) Problem Management
10 18 (26.87%) VLAN
10 18 (26.87%) Cisco Nexus
11 17 (25.37%) Network Management
11 17 (25.37%) SolarWinds
11 17 (25.37%) FTP
11 17 (25.37%) IPv4
11 17 (25.37%) VMware
12 16 (23.88%) Firewall
13 13 (19.40%) Wi-Fi
13 13 (19.40%) Linux
14 12 (17.91%) Data Centre
15 10 (14.93%) Microsoft
15 10 (14.93%) Citrix
15 10 (14.93%) Avaya
16 9 (13.43%) SAN

WAN
Top Related 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 4 (5.97%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (5.97%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.49%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 6 (8.96%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.99%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.49%) IaaS
1 1 (1.49%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.49%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 61 (91.04%) LAN
2 27 (40.30%) DNS
2 27 (40.30%) VPN
3 26 (38.81%) TCP/IP
3 26 (38.81%) Wireless
4 23 (34.33%) DHCP
5 20 (29.85%) VoIP
6 18 (26.87%) Cisco Nexus
6 18 (26.87%) VLAN
7 17 (25.37%) FTP
7 17 (25.37%) IPv4
8 16 (23.88%) Firewall
9 13 (19.40%) Wi-Fi
10 9 (13.43%) SAN
11 8 (11.94%) Ethernet
12 7 (10.45%) Network Security
13 6 (8.96%) 802.11
13 6 (8.96%) ATM
13 6 (8.96%) Fibre Channel
13 6 (8.96%) xDSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.99%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 4 (5.97%) Back Office
1 4 (5.97%) Manufacturing
2 2 (2.99%) Finance
2 2 (2.99%) Retail
3 1 (1.49%) Advertising
3 1 (1.49%) Electronics
3 1 (1.49%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 24 (35.82%) Analyst
2 16 (23.88%) Network Analyst
3 9 (13.43%) Cisco Analyst
3 9 (13.43%) Cisco Network Analyst
4 8 (11.94%) Solutions Analyst
5 7 (10.45%) Cisco Engineer
5 7 (10.45%) Network Engineer
5 7 (10.45%) Network Manager
5 7 (10.45%) Technical Analyst
6 6 (8.96%) Architect
6 6 (8.96%) Linux Engineer
6 6 (8.96%) Technical Leader
7 5 (7.46%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 5 (7.46%) Linux Support
7 5 (7.46%) Linux Support Engineer
7 5 (7.46%) Network Operations Manager
7 5 (7.46%) Operations Manager
7 5 (7.46%) Support Engineer
8 4 (5.97%) Cisco Security Analyst
8 4 (5.97%) Network Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (8.96%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 12 (17.91%) Data Centre
2 8 (11.94%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (5.97%) Smartphone
4 2 (2.99%) Driving Licence
4 2 (2.99%) Security Operations Centre
5 1 (1.49%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.49%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.49%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.49%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (1.49%) iPad
5 1 (1.49%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 20 (29.85%) Windows
2 13 (19.40%) Linux
3 9 (13.43%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (10.45%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (8.96%) Unix
6 5 (7.46%) Windows Server
7 3 (4.48%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (1.49%) Windows 8
8 1 (1.49%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (46.27%) ITIL
2 19 (28.36%) Problem Management
3 17 (25.37%) Network Management
4 9 (13.43%) ITIL V3
5 6 (8.96%) Service Delivery
6 4 (5.97%) Presales
6 4 (5.97%) Service Design
6 4 (5.97%) Time Management
7 3 (4.48%) Incident Management
7 3 (4.48%) Virtual Environments
8 2 (2.99%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (2.99%) Change Control
8 2 (2.99%) Data Privacy
8 2 (2.99%) Disaster Recovery
8 2 (2.99%) PRINCE2
8 2 (2.99%) Security Operations
9 1 (1.49%) BPR
9 1 (1.49%) Risk Management
9 1 (1.49%) Service Management
9 1 (1.49%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 5 (7.46%) Bash Shell
1 5 (7.46%) SQL
2 3 (4.48%) Perl
2 3 (4.48%) Python
3 1 (1.49%) C
3 1 (1.49%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 29 (43.28%) Cisco Certification
2 23 (34.33%) CCNP
3 19 (28.36%) CCIE
4 9 (13.43%) Degree
5 6 (8.96%) CCNA
6 2 (2.99%) CCSA
6 2 (2.99%) CCSE
6 2 (2.99%) Check Point Certification
6 2 (2.99%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.49%) ISO 9001
1 1 (1.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 19 (28.36%) Active Directory
2 7 (10.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.99%) XenApp
4 1 (1.49%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.49%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (4.48%) SCCM
2 2 (2.99%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (1.49%) Backup Exec
3 1 (1.49%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 49 (73.13%) Cisco
2 17 (25.37%) SolarWinds
2 17 (25.37%) VMware
3 10 (14.93%) Avaya
3 10 (14.93%) Citrix
3 10 (14.93%) Microsoft
4 9 (13.43%) CheckPoint
5 7 (10.45%) Brocade
6 4 (5.97%) Riverbed
7 3 (4.48%) Intel
7 3 (4.48%) Symantec
8 2 (2.99%) F5
8 2 (2.99%) HP
8 2 (2.99%) IBM
8 2 (2.99%) Juniper
8 2 (2.99%) Mitel
8 2 (2.99%) Nokia
8 2 (2.99%) Nortel
9 1 (1.49%) SAP
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