Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Taunton 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 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wide Area Network (WAN)
Somerset > Taunton
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 32 46 40
Rank change year-on-year +14 -6 -
Permanent jobs citing WAN 3 6 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Taunton 2.14% 3.02% 0.75%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.68% 42.86% 9.09%
Number of salaries quoted 3 6 1
Taunton median annual salary £22,000 £30,000 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -26.67% +20.00% -
10th Percentile £20,800 £27,500 £23,500
90th Percentile £23,000 £33,750 £26,500
Somerset median annual salary £27,000 £37,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -28.00% -25.00% +27.39%

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 Taunton with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Taunton
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 31 14 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Taunton 22.14% 7.04% 8.21%
Number of salaries quoted 28 13 10
Taunton median annual salary £37,500 £30,000 £38,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% -22.58% +3.33%
10th Percentile £20,925 £25,000 £24,336
90th Percentile £43,950 £33,750 £50,000
Somerset median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

WAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Taunton

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

Job vacancy trend for WAN in Taunton

WAN
Salary Trend in Taunton

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

Salary trend for WAN in Taunton

For the 6 months to 22 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 Taunton region with a requirement for WAN.

1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) VLAN
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 3 (100.00%) Office 365
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) Wireless
1 3 (100.00%) Windows 10
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (66.67%) Virtual Desktop
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (66.67%) Mobile Device Management
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 8
2 2 (66.67%) Citrix
2 2 (66.67%) SAN
2 2 (66.67%) Apple
2 2 (66.67%) SLA
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Advertising

WAN
Co-occurring IT Skills in Taunton 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:

Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (100.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (100.00%) VLAN
1 3 (100.00%) Wireless
2 2 (66.67%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (33.33%) Advertising
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) IT Engineer
1 3 (100.00%) IT Support
1 3 (100.00%) IT Support Engineer
1 3 (100.00%) Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows 10
1 3 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 8
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) Virtual Desktop
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Apple
2 2 (66.67%) Citrix
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft