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

Wide Area Network (WAN)
South West / Cornwall
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 24 18 7
Rank change year-on-year -6 -11  
Permanent jobs citing WAN 13 14 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cornwall 6.67% 13.46% 18.45%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 22.41% 27.45% 52.78%
Number of salaries quoted 13 14 19
Median salary £50,000 £27,750 £21,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +80.18% +32.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,600 £23,000 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £35,000 £21,300
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - -5.88%  

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 Cornwall with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Cornwall
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 58 51 36
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cornwall 29.74% 49.04% 34.95%
Number of salaries quoted 54 36 36
Median salary £22,500 £23,000 £21,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.17% +9.52%  
90% offered a salary of more than £18,500 £20,500 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £25,000 £37,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

WAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Cornwall

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cornwall 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 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 3 months to 24 June 2017.

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 3 months to 24 June 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
Bodmin - 2 £24,500 -
WAN
South West

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

1 22 (100.00%) Linux
1 22 (100.00%) Cisco
2 20 (90.91%) LAN
3 19 (86.36%) Service Management
4 14 (63.64%) Telecoms
4 14 (63.64%) Continuous Improvement
4 14 (63.64%) Juniper
4 14 (63.64%) Internet
5 8 (36.36%) Unix
5 8 (36.36%) Windows
5 8 (36.36%) Windows Server
5 8 (36.36%) Firewall
6 7 (31.82%) VMware
6 7 (31.82%) Backup Exec
6 7 (31.82%) Social Engineering
6 7 (31.82%) VMware Infrastructure
6 7 (31.82%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (31.82%) Microsoft Office
6 7 (31.82%) XML
6 7 (31.82%) MySQL
6 7 (31.82%) MS Exchange
6 7 (31.82%) Symantec
6 7 (31.82%) Norton AntiVirus
6 7 (31.82%) Sophos
6 7 (31.82%) Microsoft
7 6 (27.27%) Wireshark
8 5 (22.73%) Information Security
8 5 (22.73%) CCTV
8 5 (22.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 5 (22.73%) Windows Vista

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 7 (31.82%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 7 (31.82%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (22.73%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 20 (90.91%) LAN
2 14 (63.64%) Internet
3 8 (36.36%) Firewall
4 6 (27.27%) Wireshark
5 5 (22.73%) SAN
5 5 (22.73%) SNMP
5 5 (22.73%) Wireless
6 1 (4.55%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (31.82%) MySQL
2 5 (22.73%) SQL Server
General
1 14 (63.64%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (27.27%) Cisco Engineer
1 6 (27.27%) Cisco Network Engineer
1 6 (27.27%) Network Engineer
2 2 (9.09%) Field Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (31.82%) XML
2 5 (22.73%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 5 (22.73%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 22 (100.00%) Linux
2 8 (36.36%) Unix
2 8 (36.36%) Windows
2 8 (36.36%) Windows Server
3 7 (31.82%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (22.73%) SUSE
4 5 (22.73%) Windows 2000 Server
4 5 (22.73%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (22.73%) Windows Vista
4 5 (22.73%) Windows XP
5 2 (9.09%) Ubuntu
5 2 (9.09%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (86.36%) Service Management
2 14 (63.64%) Continuous Improvement
3 7 (31.82%) Social Engineering
4 5 (22.73%) Data Security
4 5 (22.73%) Feasibility Study
4 5 (22.73%) Information Security
4 5 (22.73%) Information Security Management
4 5 (22.73%) IT Strategy
4 5 (22.73%) ITSM
4 5 (22.73%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (22.73%) C
1 5 (22.73%) Java
1 5 (22.73%) Python
1 5 (22.73%) SQL
2 2 (9.09%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (9.09%) CCA
1 2 (9.09%) CCNA
1 2 (9.09%) CCNP
1 2 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (9.09%) Citrix Certification
1 2 (9.09%) MCSE
1 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (9.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (22.73%) ISO 22301
1 5 (22.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (31.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (22.73%) VMware ESXi
2 5 (22.73%) VMware Workstation
3 2 (9.09%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 7 (31.82%) Backup Exec
1 7 (31.82%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 22 (100.00%) Cisco
2 14 (63.64%) Juniper
3 7 (31.82%) Microsoft
3 7 (31.82%) Sophos
3 7 (31.82%) Symantec
3 7 (31.82%) VMware
4 5 (22.73%) HP
5 2 (9.09%) Citrix
5 2 (9.09%) Remedy