The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 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 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wide Area Network (WAN)
South West / Gloucestershire
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 89 81 80
Rank change year-on-year -8 -1  
Permanent jobs citing WAN 11 20 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 1.17% 2.05% 1.84%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.15% 8.16% 8.72%
Number of salaries quoted 6 16 17
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% +11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,625 £17,750 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £57,500 £46,150
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 Gloucestershire with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Gloucestershire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 135 245 218
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 14.39% 25.13% 21.10%
Number of salaries quoted 264 575 501
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +13.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,750 £21,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,250 £52,500 £56,250
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

WAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for WAN in Gloucestershire

WAN
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Salary trend for WAN in Gloucestershire

WAN
Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing WAN in Gloucestershire over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for WAN in Gloucestershire

WAN
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WAN within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 28 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
Cheltenham +7 5 - -
Cirencester -17 3 £45,000 +12.50% 1
Moreton-in-Marsh - 1 £30,000 -
WAN
South West

For the 6 months to 28 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for WAN.

1 19 (90.48%) LAN
2 12 (57.14%) Cisco
3 10 (47.62%) Windows
4 7 (33.33%) Advertising
4 7 (33.33%) VMware
5 6 (28.57%) Microsoft
5 6 (28.57%) Hyper-V
5 6 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
5 6 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
5 6 (28.57%) Office 365
5 6 (28.57%) Windows Server
6 5 (23.81%) EqualLogic
6 5 (23.81%) FortiGate
6 5 (23.81%) Server Virtualisation
6 5 (23.81%) NAS
6 5 (23.81%) VMware Infrastructure
6 5 (23.81%) Aruba
6 5 (23.81%) 3PAR
6 5 (23.81%) Technical Architecture
6 5 (23.81%) SonicWALL
6 5 (23.81%) Network Security
6 5 (23.81%) Ethernet
6 5 (23.81%) FTP
6 5 (23.81%) HP
6 5 (23.81%) Citrix
6 5 (23.81%) SAN
6 5 (23.81%) OSPF
6 5 (23.81%) BGP
6 5 (23.81%) NetScreen
6 5 (23.81%) Firewall

WAN
Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 (9.52%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 2 (9.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
1 6 (28.57%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 19 (90.48%) LAN
2 5 (23.81%) BGP
2 5 (23.81%) Ethernet
2 5 (23.81%) Firewall
2 5 (23.81%) FTP
2 5 (23.81%) NAS
2 5 (23.81%) NetScreen
2 5 (23.81%) Network Security
2 5 (23.81%) OSPF
2 5 (23.81%) SAN
3 4 (19.05%) Wireless
4 3 (14.29%) TCP/IP
4 3 (14.29%) VoIP
5 2 (9.52%) VLAN
5 2 (9.52%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (4.76%) IMAP
6 1 (4.76%) IP Telephony
6 1 (4.76%) POP3
6 1 (4.76%) SMTP
6 1 (4.76%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.76%) CouchDB
1 1 (4.76%) MySQL
1 1 (4.76%) NoSQL
1 1 (4.76%) PostgreSQL
General
1 7 (33.33%) Advertising
2 4 (19.05%) Marketing
3 3 (14.29%) Finance
3 3 (14.29%) Telecoms
4 2 (9.52%) Electronics
4 2 (9.52%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (23.81%) Consultant
2 4 (19.05%) Infrastructure Consultant
3 3 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) Network Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Cisco Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Implementation Consultant
4 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Manager
4 2 (9.52%) IT Consultant
4 2 (9.52%) Presales Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Presales Network Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Sales Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Senior Presales Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Senior Sales Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Technical Consultant
5 1 (4.76%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
5 1 (4.76%) HTML Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Integration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.76%) Ajax
1 1 (4.76%) CSS
1 1 (4.76%) Doctrine
1 1 (4.76%) HTML
1 1 (4.76%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) Driving Licence
1 2 (9.52%) Management Information System
1 2 (9.52%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 10 (47.62%) Windows
2 6 (28.57%) Windows Server
3 1 (4.76%) Debian
3 1 (4.76%) Linux
3 1 (4.76%) Windows 10
3 1 (4.76%) Windows 7
3 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (23.81%) Server Virtualisation
1 5 (23.81%) Technical Architecture
2 2 (9.52%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (9.52%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (9.52%) Digital Marketing
2 2 (9.52%) Incident Management
2 2 (9.52%) Information Security
2 2 (9.52%) ITIL
2 2 (9.52%) Network Monitoring
2 2 (9.52%) Presales
2 2 (9.52%) PRINCE2
2 2 (9.52%) Programme Management
2 2 (9.52%) Project Management
2 2 (9.52%) Quality Management
2 2 (9.52%) Supplier Management
3 1 (4.76%) Business Continuity
3 1 (4.76%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (4.76%) MVC
3 1 (4.76%) OO
3 1 (4.76%) Separation of Concerns
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.76%) Java
1 1 (4.76%) JavaScript
1 1 (4.76%) PHP
1 1 (4.76%) Python
1 1 (4.76%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (9.52%) CCNA
1 2 (9.52%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (9.52%) PMI Certification
1 2 (9.52%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (4.76%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (28.57%) Hyper-V
2 5 (23.81%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (4.76%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (23.81%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 12 (57.14%) Cisco
2 7 (33.33%) VMware
3 6 (28.57%) Microsoft
4 5 (23.81%) 3PAR
4 5 (23.81%) Aruba
4 5 (23.81%) Citrix
4 5 (23.81%) EqualLogic
4 5 (23.81%) HP
4 5 (23.81%) SonicWALL
5 3 (14.29%) Fortinet
5 3 (14.29%) Juniper
6 2 (9.52%) Meraki
6 2 (9.52%) SAP
6 2 (9.52%) Ubiquiti
Gloucestershire
Mint
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucestershire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £48000 - £52000 per annum + Car, pension, PMI, Laptop
Posted: 8 days ago
Cirencester
aap3
Salary: £40000 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago