The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Dorset 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 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Wide Area Network (WAN)
South West / Dorset
Rank 48 58 86
Rank change year-on-year +10 +28  
Permanent jobs citing WAN 6 28 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset 1.57% 3.92% 1.16%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.11% 19.44% 8.41%
Number of salaries quoted 4 28 9
Median salary £29,250 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -26.87% +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,800 £30,000 £20,700
10% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £42,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

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 Dorset with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Dorset
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 54 144 107
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Dorset 14.10% 20.17% 13.74%
Number of salaries quoted 45 117 91
Median salary £30,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -25.00% +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £27,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £75,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +3.65%  

WAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Dorset

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Dorset 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 Dorset

WAN
Salary Trend in Dorset

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

Salary trend for WAN in Dorset

WAN
Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WAN within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 25 March 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
Bournemouth +33 2 £28,000 -11.11% 1
Poole -12 2 - -
WAN
South West

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 Dorset region with a requirement for WAN.

1 17 (89.47%) Windows
1 17 (89.47%) LAN
2 16 (84.21%) Active Directory
2 16 (84.21%) Windows Server 2012
3 15 (78.95%) Windows Server
4 14 (73.68%) VLAN
4 14 (73.68%) Windows Server 2008
4 14 (73.68%) VMware
5 13 (68.42%) Wi-Fi
5 13 (68.42%) VMware Infrastructure
5 13 (68.42%) Hyper-V
5 13 (68.42%) Windows 7
5 13 (68.42%) Windows 8
5 13 (68.42%) Windows 10
6 5 (26.32%) Microsoft
7 4 (21.05%) VPN
8 3 (15.79%) DNS
8 3 (15.79%) DHCP
8 3 (15.79%) MS Exchange
8 3 (15.79%) SQL Server
9 2 (10.53%) MS Office
9 2 (10.53%) ITIL
9 2 (10.53%) Client/Server
9 2 (10.53%) ERP
9 2 (10.53%) Firewall
9 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (10.53%) SLA
9 2 (10.53%) Apple iOS
9 2 (10.53%) Root Cause Analysis
9 2 (10.53%) Infor M3

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset 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 3 (15.79%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.26%) OpenEdge
Applications
1 2 (10.53%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.53%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 17 (89.47%) LAN
2 14 (73.68%) VLAN
3 13 (68.42%) Wi-Fi
4 4 (21.05%) VPN
5 3 (15.79%) DHCP
5 3 (15.79%) DNS
6 2 (10.53%) Firewall
7 1 (5.26%) SSL
7 1 (5.26%) TCP/IP
7 1 (5.26%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.79%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (5.26%) Finance
1 1 (5.26%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (68.42%) IT Support
1 13 (68.42%) IT Support Technician
1 13 (68.42%) IT Technician
1 13 (68.42%) Support Technician
2 2 (10.53%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 2 (10.53%) Service Desk Team Leader
2 2 (10.53%) Support Engineer
2 2 (10.53%) Team Leader
3 1 (5.26%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 1 (5.26%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
3 1 (5.26%) 3rd Line Server Support
3 1 (5.26%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (5.26%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (5.26%) Desktop Engineer
3 1 (5.26%) Desktop Support
3 1 (5.26%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Engineer
3 1 (5.26%) Server Engineer
3 1 (5.26%) Server Support
3 1 (5.26%) Server Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) Client/Server
1 2 (10.53%) FMCG
2 1 (5.26%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 17 (89.47%) Windows
2 16 (84.21%) Windows Server 2012
3 15 (78.95%) Windows Server
4 14 (73.68%) Windows Server 2008
5 13 (68.42%) Windows 10
5 13 (68.42%) Windows 7
5 13 (68.42%) Windows 8
6 2 (10.53%) Android
6 2 (10.53%) Apple iOS
6 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (5.26%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (10.53%) ERP
1 2 (10.53%) ITIL
1 2 (10.53%) Problem Management
1 2 (10.53%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (5.26%) Migration
2 1 (5.26%) Mobile Device Management
2 1 (5.26%) People Management
2 1 (5.26%) Translating Business Requirements
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) Degree
1 1 (5.26%) HND
1 1 (5.26%) MCSE
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (84.21%) Active Directory
2 13 (68.42%) Hyper-V
2 13 (68.42%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (5.26%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) AirWatch
1 1 (5.26%) MobiControl
Vendors
1 14 (73.68%) VMware
2 5 (26.32%) Microsoft
3 2 (10.53%) Infor
4 1 (5.26%) Cisco
4 1 (5.26%) SOTI
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