Period
to 15 December 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 15 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wide Area Network (WAN)
Gloucestershire > Cheltenham
6 months to
15 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 71 65 79
Rank change year-on-year -6 +14 -6
Permanent jobs citing WAN 6 30 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham 1.24% 3.76% 0.61%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.70% 22.90% 2.22%
Number of salaries quoted 6 22 4
Cheltenham median annual salary £44,250 £48,750 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.23% +5.98% +48.39%
10th Percentile £34,375 £34,900 £35,950
90th Percentile £72,500 £72,500 £52,900
Gloucestershire median annual salary £41,250 £42,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year -2.94% -22.73% +50.68%

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 69 131 180
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham 14.32% 16.42% 27.48%
Number of salaries quoted 64 109 146
Cheltenham median annual salary £44,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.11% - +20.00%
10th Percentile £29,375 £27,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £55,875 £70,000 £82,500
Gloucestershire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% +4.94% +6.58%

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

WAN
Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing WAN in Cheltenham over the 6 months to 15 December 2017.

Salary histogram for WAN in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 15 December 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 6 (100.00%) LAN
2 4 (66.67%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) Firewall
3 3 (50.00%) DV Cleared
3 3 (50.00%) Security Cleared
3 3 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 3 (50.00%) VPN
3 3 (50.00%) Cisco
3 3 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
3 3 (50.00%) Cybercrime
4 2 (33.33%) Presales
4 2 (33.33%) Windows Server
4 2 (33.33%) Amazon RDS
4 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 2 (33.33%) Linux
4 2 (33.33%) SQL
4 2 (33.33%) HP
4 2 (33.33%) Citrix
4 2 (33.33%) SAN
4 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (33.33%) Hyper-V
4 2 (33.33%) NAS
4 2 (33.33%) Visualisation
4 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (33.33%) Bash Shell
4 2 (33.33%) EqualLogic
4 2 (33.33%) Aruba
4 2 (33.33%) 3PAR
4 2 (33.33%) Office 365

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 2 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (33.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) LAN
2 4 (66.67%) Firewall
3 3 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 3 (50.00%) VPN
4 2 (33.33%) NAS
4 2 (33.33%) Network Security
4 2 (33.33%) SAN
4 2 (33.33%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) Amazon RDS
1 2 (33.33%) Big Data
General
1 2 (33.33%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Consultant
1 2 (33.33%) Network Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Technical Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Field Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Network Field Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Network Security Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Platform Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Cybercrime
2 1 (16.67%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 1 (16.67%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (33.33%) Linux
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
2 2 (33.33%) Presales
2 2 (33.33%) Technical Architecture
2 2 (33.33%) Visualisation
3 1 (16.67%) Data Protection
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL
3 1 (16.67%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (16.67%) Social Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) Bash Shell
1 2 (33.33%) Korn
1 2 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) DV Cleared
1 3 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) CCNP
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) Hyper-V
1 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Cisco
2 2 (33.33%) 3PAR
2 2 (33.33%) Aruba
2 2 (33.33%) Citrix
2 2 (33.33%) EqualLogic
2 2 (33.33%) HP
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) SonicWALL
2 2 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (16.67%) CheckPoint