Period
to 18 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Peterborough 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 18 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wide Area Network (WAN)
Cambridgeshire > Peterborough
6 months to
18 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 27 27 44
Rank change year-on-year 0 +17 -14
Permanent jobs citing WAN 90 41 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Peterborough 8.87% 7.51% 4.57%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 32.49% 31.30% 29.70%
Number of salaries quoted 58 15 32
Peterborough median annual salary £44,000 £26,500 £35,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +66.04% -25.87% -10.63%
10th Percentile £30,000 £19,300 £31,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £56,000 £52,369
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £44,000 £32,363 £36,875
% change year-on-year +35.96% -12.24% -10.61%

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 Peterborough with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Peterborough
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 277 131 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Peterborough 27.29% 23.99% 15.40%
Number of salaries quoted 159 82 81
Peterborough median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.53% +1.19% +3.38%
10th Percentile £29,950 £19,750 £23,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £53,750 £53,750
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

WAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Peterborough

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

Job vacancy trend for WAN in Peterborough

WAN
Salary Trend in Peterborough

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

Salary trend for WAN in Peterborough

WAN
Salary Histogram in Peterborough

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing WAN in Peterborough over the 6 months to 18 August 2018.

Salary histogram for WAN in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 18 August 2018, IT jobs citing WAN also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Peterborough region with a requirement for WAN.

1 87 (96.67%) LAN
2 72 (80.00%) Cisco
3 63 (70.00%) Retail
4 59 (65.56%) Firewall
5 58 (64.44%) TCP/IP
6 56 (62.22%) Avaya
7 55 (61.11%) CheckPoint
8 49 (54.44%) Wi-Fi
9 46 (51.11%) Network Security
10 45 (50.00%) Ethernet
11 43 (47.78%) Network Management
11 43 (47.78%) Problem-Solving
12 41 (45.56%) Nortel
13 40 (44.44%) VoIP
13 40 (44.44%) Data Centre
14 33 (36.67%) Analytical Skills
14 33 (36.67%) Self-Motivation
15 31 (34.44%) Riverbed
15 31 (34.44%) Intrusion Detection
16 29 (32.22%) ITIL
16 29 (32.22%) CCNA
16 29 (32.22%) Cisco Certification
16 29 (32.22%) Finance
17 28 (31.11%) OSPF
17 28 (31.11%) Degree
17 28 (31.11%) Computer Science
18 24 (26.67%) Information Security
19 23 (25.56%) Windows
20 20 (22.22%) BGP
21 19 (21.11%) Juniper

WAN
Co-occurring IT Skills in Peterborough 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 4 (4.44%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (4.44%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (1.11%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.11%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.11%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 87 (96.67%) LAN
2 59 (65.56%) Firewall
3 58 (64.44%) TCP/IP
4 49 (54.44%) Wi-Fi
5 46 (51.11%) Network Security
6 45 (50.00%) Ethernet
7 40 (44.44%) VoIP
8 31 (34.44%) Intrusion Detection
9 28 (31.11%) OSPF
10 20 (22.22%) BGP
11 16 (17.78%) Wireless
12 14 (15.56%) SAN
13 13 (14.44%) Fibre Channel
13 13 (14.44%) VPN
14 11 (12.22%) Wireshark
15 9 (10.00%) Frame Relay
16 6 (6.67%) MRTG
16 6 (6.67%) WLAN
17 3 (3.33%) IP Telephony
17 3 (3.33%) VLAN
General
1 63 (70.00%) Retail
2 29 (32.22%) Finance
3 4 (4.44%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 44 (48.89%) Analyst
2 26 (28.89%) Network Analyst
3 25 (27.78%) Team Leader
4 15 (16.67%) Solutions Analyst
5 11 (12.22%) Architect
5 11 (12.22%) Security Architect
5 11 (12.22%) Technical Analyst
6 8 (8.89%) Network Security Analyst
6 8 (8.89%) Security Analyst
7 6 (6.67%) Network Engineer
7 6 (6.67%) Network Team Leader
8 5 (5.56%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 5 (5.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 5 (5.56%) LAN/WAN Analyst
9 4 (4.44%) IT Analyst
10 3 (3.33%) Cisco Network Analyst
10 3 (3.33%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
10 3 (3.33%) IT Infrastructure Analyst
10 3 (3.33%) Network Manager
10 3 (3.33%) Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 40 (44.44%) Data Centre
2 33 (36.67%) Analytical Skills
2 33 (36.67%) Self-Motivation
3 28 (31.11%) Computer Science
4 18 (20.00%) Driving Licence
5 17 (18.89%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 23 (25.56%) Windows
2 17 (18.89%) Windows Server 2008
3 16 (17.78%) Linux
4 14 (15.56%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (6.67%) Windows Server
6 3 (3.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (47.78%) Network Management
1 43 (47.78%) Problem-Solving
2 29 (32.22%) ITIL
3 24 (26.67%) Information Security
4 18 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 17 (18.89%) Capacity Management
5 17 (18.89%) Configuration Management
5 17 (18.89%) Line Management
5 17 (18.89%) Proactive Monitoring
5 17 (18.89%) WAN Optimisation
6 14 (15.56%) Change Control
7 13 (14.44%) Coaching
7 13 (14.44%) Statistics
8 12 (13.33%) TOGAF
9 11 (12.22%) Cybersecurity
9 11 (12.22%) GAP Analysis
9 11 (12.22%) Identity Management
9 11 (12.22%) Project Management
9 11 (12.22%) SABSA
9 11 (12.22%) Security Architecture
Qualifications
1 29 (32.22%) CCNA
1 29 (32.22%) Cisco Certification
2 28 (31.11%) Degree
3 14 (15.56%) CCNP
4 11 (12.22%) CEH
4 11 (12.22%) CISM
4 11 (12.22%) CISSP
4 11 (12.22%) CREST Certified
4 11 (12.22%) GIAC
5 8 (8.89%) CCSA
6 6 (6.67%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (1.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (18.89%) SLA
2 10 (11.11%) PMO
System Software
1 17 (18.89%) Active Directory
2 4 (4.44%) XenApp
3 2 (2.22%) Hyper-V
3 2 (2.22%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (8.89%) Stealthwatch
2 6 (6.67%) Cacti
2 6 (6.67%) Nagios
3 1 (1.11%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 72 (80.00%) Cisco
2 56 (62.22%) Avaya
3 55 (61.11%) CheckPoint
4 41 (45.56%) Nortel
5 31 (34.44%) Riverbed
6 19 (21.11%) Juniper
7 18 (20.00%) VMware
8 14 (15.56%) Nokia
9 13 (14.44%) Brocade
9 13 (14.44%) Intel
10 8 (8.89%) Palo Alto
10 8 (8.89%) SolarWinds
10 8 (8.89%) Symantec
11 6 (6.67%) Fortinet
11 6 (6.67%) Meraki
12 5 (5.56%) Citrix
13 1 (1.11%) HP
13 1 (1.11%) IBM
13 1 (1.11%) Microsoft
13 1 (1.11%) Oracle