Period
to 21 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheltenham 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 21 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wide Area Network (WAN)
Gloucestershire > Cheltenham
6 months to
21 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 76 73 71
Rank change year-on-year -3 -2 +9
Permanent jobs citing WAN 3 7 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham 0.46% 1.54% 3.04%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.55% 8.86% 16.46%
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 24
Cheltenham median annual salary - £43,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.35% +21.43%
Gloucestershire median annual salary £44,657 £38,750 £42,500
% change year-on-year +15.24% -8.82% +4.94%

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 Cheltenham with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Cheltenham
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 66 79 158
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham 10.06% 17.32% 18.48%
Number of salaries quoted 47 71 142
Cheltenham median annual salary £37,500 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.76% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £18,500 £22,750 £23,775
90th Percentile £70,000 £55,000 £70,000
Gloucestershire median annual salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +3.45% +2.35% +6.25%

WAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheltenham

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

Job vacancy trend for WAN in Cheltenham

WAN
Salary Trend in Cheltenham

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

Salary trend for WAN in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 21 October 2018, IT jobs citing WAN also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Cheltenham region with a requirement for WAN.

1 3 (100.00%) LAN
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (33.33%) Firewall
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (33.33%) Juniper
3 1 (33.33%) OSPF
3 1 (33.33%) BGP
3 1 (33.33%) Radware
3 1 (33.33%) Wealth Management
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco PIX
3 1 (33.33%) Time Management
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (33.33%) Network Management
3 1 (33.33%) Trend Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Change Control
3 1 (33.33%) FortiGate
3 1 (33.33%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (33.33%) Spanning Tree
3 1 (33.33%) Fintech
3 1 (33.33%) IFS
3 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 1 (33.33%) WLAN
3 1 (33.33%) Ethernet
3 1 (33.33%) FTP
3 1 (33.33%) VPN
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) CCNP

WAN
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheltenham 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:

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) LAN
2 1 (33.33%) BGP
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco PIX
2 1 (33.33%) Ethernet
2 1 (33.33%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) FTP
2 1 (33.33%) OSPF
2 1 (33.33%) Spanning Tree
2 1 (33.33%) VPN
2 1 (33.33%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Crystal Reports
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Reports
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Network Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Firewall Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) IFS Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Juniper Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) LAN Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) LAN/WAN Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) WAN Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Fintech
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
1 1 (33.33%) Change Control
1 1 (33.33%) ERP
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineering
1 1 (33.33%) Network Management
1 1 (33.33%) Network Monitoring
1 1 (33.33%) Time Management
1 1 (33.33%) Trend Analysis
1 1 (33.33%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) PL/SQL
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
1 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (33.33%) CCNA
2 1 (33.33%) CCNP
2 1 (33.33%) MCSE
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco
1 1 (33.33%) IFS
1 1 (33.33%) Juniper
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle
1 1 (33.33%) Radware