The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Torfaen 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 Wales / Torfaen
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 9 15 -
Rank change year-on-year +6 -  
Permanent jobs citing WAN 1 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Torfaen 3.45% 4.00% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 16.67% 22.22% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Median salary £27,500 - -
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 Torfaen with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Torfaen
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 6 9 28
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Torfaen 20.69% 18.00% 25.45%
Number of salaries quoted 5 7 28
Median salary £23,000 £35,000 £39,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -34.28% -11.39%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,100 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £47,500 £73,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

WAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Torfaen

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Torfaen 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 Torfaen

WAN
Salary Trend in Torfaen

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

Salary trend for WAN in Torfaen

WAN
Job Locations in Torfaen

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WAN within the Torfaen 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
Cwmbran - 1 £27,500 -
WAN
South Wales

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 Torfaen region with a requirement for WAN.

1 3 (100.00%) Avaya
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (66.67%) Internet
2 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Windows XP
2 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 2 (66.67%) LAN
2 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 2 (66.67%) VPN
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (66.67%) WatchGuard
2 2 (66.67%) Release Management
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 10
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
2 2 (66.67%) Customer Requirements
2 2 (66.67%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (33.33%) Line Management
3 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
3 1 (33.33%) Analytics
3 1 (33.33%) Riverbed
3 1 (33.33%) Unified Communications
3 1 (33.33%) Active Directory

WAN
Co-occurring IT Skills in Torfaen 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 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) Firewall
1 2 (66.67%) Internet
1 2 (66.67%) LAN
1 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
1 2 (66.67%) VPN
2 1 (33.33%) Ethernet
2 1 (33.33%) Unified Communications
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) 2nd Line Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) 2nd Line Support
1 2 (66.67%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Avaya Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Data Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Windows 10
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (66.67%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Customer Requirements
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
1 2 (66.67%) Network Monitoring
1 2 (66.67%) Release Management
2 1 (33.33%) Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) Line Management
2 1 (33.33%) Migration
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Avaya
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) WatchGuard
3 1 (33.33%) Riverbed