The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Gloucester 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 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wide Area Network (WAN)
Gloucestershire / Gloucester
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 37 28 39
Rank change year-on-year -9 +11  
Permanent jobs citing WAN 2 10 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucester 0.93% 4.98% 1.22%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.41% 19.23% 5.88%
Number of salaries quoted 2 6 3
Median salary £28,750 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -42.50% +11.11%  
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 Gloucester with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Gloucester
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 27 52 51
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Gloucester 12.62% 25.87% 20.82%
Number of salaries quoted 26 30 39
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +25.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% +2.40%  

WAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Gloucester 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 Gloucester

WAN
Salary Trend in Gloucester

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

Salary trend for WAN in Gloucester

For the 6 months to 29 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 Gloucester region with a requirement for WAN.

1 8 (100.00%) LAN
2 4 (50.00%) Cisco
2 4 (50.00%) Windows
2 4 (50.00%) VMware
2 4 (50.00%) Wireless
2 4 (50.00%) Firewall
3 3 (37.50%) Network Security
3 3 (37.50%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (37.50%) ITIL
3 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
3 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
3 3 (37.50%) TCP/IP
3 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (37.50%) Windows Server
4 2 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (25.00%) Doctrine
4 2 (25.00%) Separation of Concerns
4 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (25.00%) NoSQL
4 2 (25.00%) VPN
4 2 (25.00%) MS Exchange
4 2 (25.00%) VoIP
4 2 (25.00%) POP3
4 2 (25.00%) SMTP
4 2 (25.00%) HTTP
4 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (25.00%) Cisco Certification

WAN
Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucester 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 2 (25.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
2 1 (12.50%) MS Office
2 1 (12.50%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (100.00%) LAN
2 4 (50.00%) Firewall
2 4 (50.00%) Wireless
3 3 (37.50%) Network Security
3 3 (37.50%) TCP/IP
4 2 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (25.00%) HTTP
4 2 (25.00%) IMAP
4 2 (25.00%) POP3
4 2 (25.00%) SMTP
4 2 (25.00%) VoIP
4 2 (25.00%) VPN
5 1 (12.50%) Cisco IPT
5 1 (12.50%) EIGRP
5 1 (12.50%) GSM
5 1 (12.50%) Internet
5 1 (12.50%) IP Telephony
5 1 (12.50%) MGCP
5 1 (12.50%) SSL
5 1 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) MySQL
1 2 (25.00%) NoSQL
1 2 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (12.50%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Python Developer
3 1 (12.50%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) HTML CSS Developer
3 1 (12.50%) HTML Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Support
3 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) IT Manager
3 1 (12.50%) IT Support
3 1 (12.50%) IT Support Manager
3 1 (12.50%) MySQL Developer
3 1 (12.50%) PHP Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Support Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Telecoms Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) Ajax
1 2 (25.00%) CSS
1 2 (25.00%) Doctrine
1 2 (25.00%) HTML
1 2 (25.00%) Symfony
2 1 (12.50%) jQuery
2 1 (12.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (12.50%) IVR
2 1 (12.50%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Windows
2 3 (37.50%) Windows Server
2 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (25.00%) Linux
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (12.50%) Debian
4 1 (12.50%) Windows 10
4 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Disaster Recovery
1 3 (37.50%) ITIL
2 2 (25.00%) Business Continuity
2 2 (25.00%) Communications Security
2 2 (25.00%) MVC
2 2 (25.00%) OO
2 2 (25.00%) Separation of Concerns
3 1 (12.50%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (12.50%) Case Management
3 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
3 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) Java
1 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (25.00%) Python
2 1 (12.50%) PHP
2 1 (12.50%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) CCNA
1 2 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (12.50%) CCNP
System Software
1 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
2 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (12.50%) Hyper-V
3 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (12.50%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (12.50%) Cisco UCCE
1 1 (12.50%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Cisco
1 4 (50.00%) VMware
2 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (12.50%) Aruba
3 1 (12.50%) CheckPoint
3 1 (12.50%) HP
3 1 (12.50%) Juniper
3 1 (12.50%) Meru Networks