Period
to 26 July 2017

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 26 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wide Area Network (WAN)
Gloucestershire > Cheltenham
6 months to
26 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 71 71 70
Rank change year-on-year 0 -1 0
Permanent jobs citing WAN 9 14 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham 2.00% 1.58% 1.82%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.86% 6.70% 7.51%
Number of salaries quoted 3 13 7
Cheltenham median annual salary £32,500 £42,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -23.53% +18.06% +2.86%
10th Percentile £31,250 £19,850 £32,000
90th Percentile £33,750 £62,250 £48,600
Gloucestershire median annual salary £37,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -11.76% +6.25% +5.26%

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 Cheltenham with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Cheltenham
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 70 209 173
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheltenham 15.59% 23.54% 24.20%
Number of salaries quoted 53 180 159
Cheltenham median annual salary £32,500 £42,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -23.53% +21.43% -12.50%
10th Percentile £19,500 £27,950 £26,250
90th Percentile £55,750 £66,250 £53,750
Gloucestershire median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +21.43% -12.50%

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 26 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 Cheltenham region with a requirement for WAN.

1 9 (100.00%) LAN
2 7 (77.78%) Windows
2 7 (77.78%) Cisco
2 7 (77.78%) Advertising
3 5 (55.56%) VMware
3 5 (55.56%) Technical Architecture
3 5 (55.56%) SonicWALL
3 5 (55.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (55.56%) Hyper-V
3 5 (55.56%) NAS
3 5 (55.56%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (55.56%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (55.56%) EqualLogic
3 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
3 5 (55.56%) SAN
3 5 (55.56%) HP
3 5 (55.56%) Citrix
3 5 (55.56%) Aruba
3 5 (55.56%) 3PAR
3 5 (55.56%) Office 365
3 5 (55.56%) Windows Server
3 5 (55.56%) Server Virtualisation
4 3 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (22.22%) Network Security
5 2 (22.22%) Juniper
5 2 (22.22%) CCNA
5 2 (22.22%) Fortinet
5 2 (22.22%) Meraki
5 2 (22.22%) Ubiquiti
5 2 (22.22%) Wireless

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:

Cloud Services
1 5 (55.56%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (55.56%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (55.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (100.00%) LAN
2 5 (55.56%) NAS
2 5 (55.56%) SAN
3 2 (22.22%) Network Security
3 2 (22.22%) Wireless
4 1 (11.11%) BGP
4 1 (11.11%) Ethernet
4 1 (11.11%) Firewall
4 1 (11.11%) FTP
4 1 (11.11%) NetScreen
4 1 (11.11%) OSPF
General
1 7 (77.78%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Consultant
2 4 (44.44%) Infrastructure Consultant
3 3 (33.33%) Network Engineer
4 2 (22.22%) Cisco Engineer
4 2 (22.22%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 2 (22.22%) Implementation Consultant
4 2 (22.22%) IT Consultant
4 2 (22.22%) Technical Consultant
5 1 (11.11%) Field Engineer
5 1 (11.11%) Network Field Engineer
5 1 (11.11%) Technical Infrastructure Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 7 (77.78%) Windows
2 5 (55.56%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Server Virtualisation
1 5 (55.56%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (11.11%) Data Protection
2 1 (11.11%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (22.22%) CCNA
3 1 (11.11%) CCNP
System Software
1 5 (55.56%) Hyper-V
1 5 (55.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) Cisco
2 5 (55.56%) 3PAR
2 5 (55.56%) Aruba
2 5 (55.56%) Citrix
2 5 (55.56%) EqualLogic
2 5 (55.56%) HP
2 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 5 (55.56%) SonicWALL
2 5 (55.56%) VMware
3 2 (22.22%) Fortinet
3 2 (22.22%) Juniper
3 2 (22.22%) Meraki
3 2 (22.22%) Ubiquiti