Period
to 22 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cornwall 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 22 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wide Area Network (WAN)
South West > Cornwall
6 months to
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 46 22 22
Rank change year-on-year -24 0 -19
Permanent jobs citing WAN 12 25 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cornwall 3.85% 10.73% 7.52%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.12% 39.68% 58.82%
Number of salaries quoted 10 12 10
Cornwall median annual salary £35,000 £24,500 £36,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +42.86% -32.41% +45.00%
10th Percentile £28,600 £23,575 £21,750
90th Percentile £37,000 £25,000 £42,500
South West median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +7.14% -6.67% +7.14%

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 Cornwall with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Cornwall
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 85 63 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cornwall 27.24% 27.04% 12.78%
Number of salaries quoted 40 18 17
Cornwall median annual salary £35,000 £24,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +42.86% -34.67% +50.00%
10th Percentile £25,000 £22,000 £20,450
90th Percentile £51,500 £30,750 £42,500
South West median annual salary £42,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +12.00% - -

WAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Cornwall

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

Job vacancy trend for WAN in Cornwall

WAN
Salary Trend in Cornwall

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

Salary trend for WAN in Cornwall

WAN
Salary Histogram in Cornwall

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing WAN in Cornwall over the 6 months to 22 January 2018.

Salary histogram for WAN in Cornwall

WAN
Job Locations in Cornwall

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WAN within the Cornwall region over the 6 months to 22 January 2018. 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
Falmouth - 4 £35,000 -
St Austell - 4 £37,000 -
Truro - 1 £32,000 -
Bodmin - 1 £21,000 -
WAN
South West

For the 6 months to 22 January 2018, 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 Cornwall region with a requirement for WAN.

1 12 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (66.67%) CCNP
2 8 (66.67%) CCNA
2 8 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (66.67%) Windows
2 8 (66.67%) Cisco
2 8 (66.67%) Firewall
3 7 (58.33%) Wi-Fi
3 7 (58.33%) Network Security
3 7 (58.33%) NETGEAR
3 7 (58.33%) Hyper-V
3 7 (58.33%) LAN
3 7 (58.33%) VoIP
3 7 (58.33%) ITIL
3 7 (58.33%) Active Directory
3 7 (58.33%) Meraki
3 7 (58.33%) Patch Management
4 4 (33.33%) SQL
4 4 (33.33%) ERP
4 4 (33.33%) FMCG
4 4 (33.33%) Degree
4 4 (33.33%) Life Science
4 4 (33.33%) Dynamics AX
4 4 (33.33%) Private Cloud
4 4 (33.33%) Malware Detection/Protection
4 4 (33.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 4 (33.33%) Skype for Business
5 3 (25.00%) Network Performance Management
5 3 (25.00%) Kalman Filter

WAN
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cornwall 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 (33.33%) Skype for Business
2 1 (8.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 4 (33.33%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 8 (66.67%) Firewall
2 7 (58.33%) LAN
2 7 (58.33%) Network Security
2 7 (58.33%) VoIP
2 7 (58.33%) Wi-Fi
3 3 (25.00%) DHCP
3 3 (25.00%) DNS
3 3 (25.00%) VLAN
3 3 (25.00%) VPN
3 3 (25.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) MySQL
General
1 3 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Network Engineer
1 7 (58.33%) Senior Network Engineer
2 5 (41.67%) Analyst
3 4 (33.33%) Administrator
3 4 (33.33%) IT Administrator
3 4 (33.33%) IT Analyst
3 4 (33.33%) IT Systems Administrator
3 4 (33.33%) Network Support
3 4 (33.33%) Network Support Engineer
3 4 (33.33%) Senior Network Support
3 4 (33.33%) Senior Network Support Engineer
3 4 (33.33%) Senior Support Engineer
3 4 (33.33%) Support Engineer
3 4 (33.33%) Systems Administrator
3 4 (33.33%) Systems Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) IT Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Network Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Network Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) FMCG
1 4 (33.33%) Life Science
1 4 (33.33%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 8 (66.67%) Windows
2 1 (8.33%) Linux
2 1 (8.33%) Ubuntu
2 1 (8.33%) Unix
2 1 (8.33%) Windows 7
2 1 (8.33%) Windows Server
2 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) ITIL
1 7 (58.33%) Patch Management
2 4 (33.33%) ERP
2 4 (33.33%) Malware Detection/Protection
3 3 (25.00%) Kalman Filter
3 3 (25.00%) Network Design
3 3 (25.00%) Network Performance Management
3 3 (25.00%) Performance Management
3 3 (25.00%) Supplier Management
3 3 (25.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 1 (8.33%) Social Engineering
Programming Languages
1 4 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (8.33%) PHP
Qualifications
1 8 (66.67%) CCNA
1 8 (66.67%) CCNP
1 8 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
1 8 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (33.33%) Degree
2 4 (33.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (8.33%) CCA
3 1 (8.33%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (8.33%) MCSE
3 1 (8.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (25.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (58.33%) Active Directory
1 7 (58.33%) Hyper-V
2 1 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (8.33%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) Backup Exec
1 1 (8.33%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (66.67%) Cisco
3 7 (58.33%) Meraki
3 7 (58.33%) NETGEAR
4 3 (25.00%) Dell
4 3 (25.00%) Siemens
4 3 (25.00%) SolarWinds
4 3 (25.00%) SonicWALL
5 1 (8.33%) Citrix
5 1 (8.33%) Remedy
5 1 (8.33%) Sophos
5 1 (8.33%) Symantec
5 1 (8.33%) VMware