Period
to 19 November 2017

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 6 months to 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wide Area Network (WAN)
Gloucestershire > Gloucester
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 37 57 63
Rank change year-on-year +20 +6 -21
Permanent jobs citing WAN 12 18 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucester 3.74% 2.89% 1.44%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 15.19% 11.76% 6.20%
Number of salaries quoted 8 20 10
Gloucester median annual salary £42,500 £41,250 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.03% -25.00% +25.00%
10th Percentile £32,950 £29,150 £36,175
90th Percentile £49,000 £57,500 £104,275
Gloucestershire median annual salary £39,000 £42,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -8.24% -15.00% +31.58%

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 Gloucester with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Gloucester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 79 153 129
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucester 24.61% 24.56% 23.24%
Number of salaries quoted 64 140 124
Gloucester median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £35,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% +13.48% -23.78%
10th Percentile £32,400 £28,175 £21,625
90th Percentile £65,000 £57,050 £58,750
Gloucestershire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +5.26%

WAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucester

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

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

WAN
Salary Histogram in Gloucester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing WAN in Gloucester over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for WAN in Gloucester

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 12 (100.00%) LAN
2 10 (83.33%) Cisco
3 8 (66.67%) VMware
3 8 (66.67%) Hyper-V
3 8 (66.67%) Meraki
4 7 (58.33%) Windows Server
4 7 (58.33%) Firewall
4 7 (58.33%) Windows
5 5 (41.67%) MS Exchange
5 5 (41.67%) Information Security
5 5 (41.67%) Wireless
5 5 (41.67%) C
5 5 (41.67%) ITIL
5 5 (41.67%) Windows 10
5 5 (41.67%) Exchange Server 2013
5 5 (41.67%) Windows 8
5 5 (41.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (41.67%) Windows 7
5 5 (41.67%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (33.33%) Office 365
6 4 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
6 4 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
6 4 (33.33%) Mobile Computing
6 4 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
6 4 (33.33%) AVG
6 4 (33.33%) SoftLayer
6 4 (33.33%) Data Centre
6 4 (33.33%) Presales
6 4 (33.33%) IBM Cloud
6 4 (33.33%) Network Virtualisation

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 5 (41.67%) Exchange Server 2013
1 5 (41.67%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 4 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (33.33%) IBM Cloud
1 4 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (33.33%) Office 365
1 4 (33.33%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 12 (100.00%) LAN
2 7 (58.33%) Firewall
3 5 (41.67%) Wireless
4 4 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
5 2 (16.67%) DNS
5 2 (16.67%) NetScaler
5 2 (16.67%) TCP/IP
5 2 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (8.33%) Remote Desktop
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Network Engineer
2 5 (41.67%) IT Engineer
3 3 (25.00%) Customer Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) IP Network Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) IT Support
4 2 (16.67%) IT Support Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) LAN Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) LAN/WAN Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Senior IP Network Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Senior LAN/WAN Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Senior Network Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Support Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) WAN Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) 1st/2nd Line Support
5 1 (8.33%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Data Centre
1 4 (33.33%) Mobile Computing
2 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (58.33%) Windows
1 7 (58.33%) Windows Server
2 5 (41.67%) Windows 10
2 5 (41.67%) Windows 7
2 5 (41.67%) Windows 8
2 5 (41.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (41.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Information Security
1 5 (41.67%) ITIL
2 4 (33.33%) Migration
2 4 (33.33%) Network Virtualisation
2 4 (33.33%) Presales
3 3 (25.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 2 (16.67%) Load Balancing
5 1 (8.33%) Mentoring
5 1 (8.33%) Project Management
5 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (41.67%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) CCNA
1 4 (33.33%) CCNP
1 4 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 8 (66.67%) Hyper-V
2 4 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (16.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 10 (83.33%) Cisco
2 8 (66.67%) Meraki
2 8 (66.67%) VMware
3 4 (33.33%) Apple
3 4 (33.33%) AVG
4 2 (16.67%) Avaya
4 2 (16.67%) Citrix
5 1 (8.33%) Microsoft