The table below looks at the statistics for WAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Basingstoke region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WAN over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 31 61 64
Rank change year-on-year
+30 +3
Permanent jobs citing WAN 40 3 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 6.64% 0.62% 2.94%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 22.35% 3.85% 9.63%
Number of salaries quoted 30 2 9
Average salary £32,500 £46,250 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.72% +12.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £43,250 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,750 £49,250 £44,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
WAN
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Basingstoke region.

Communications & Networking Category
Basingstoke
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
179 78 301
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 29.73% 16.22% 30.56%
Number of salaries quoted 133 49 157
Average salary £37,000 £41,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.84% -2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

WAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WAN across the Basingstoke region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

WAN Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

WAN
Salary Trend in Basingstoke

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

WAN Salary Trend in Basingstoke

WAN
Salary Histogram in Basingstoke

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WAN across the Basingstoke region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

WAN Salary Histogram in Basingstoke

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Basingstoke region citing WAN also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited WAN.

1 43 (62.32%) LAN
2 38 (55.07%) VMware
3 28 (40.58%) VMware Infrastructure
4 27 (39.13%) Firewall
5 25 (36.23%) Oracle
5 25 (36.23%) SQL Server
5 25 (36.23%) Windows
6 24 (34.78%) SQL
7 23 (33.33%) MS Excel
8 21 (30.43%) SSL
8 21 (30.43%) Active Directory
9 20 (28.99%) Microsoft
9 20 (28.99%) Oracle Reports
9 20 (28.99%) .NET
9 20 (28.99%) HTML
9 20 (28.99%) Java
9 20 (28.99%) Crystal Reports
9 20 (28.99%) IIS
9 20 (28.99%) ASP.NET
9 20 (28.99%) CSS
9 20 (28.99%) CMS
9 20 (28.99%) Ajax
10 19 (27.54%) Linux
11 15 (21.74%) T-SQL
11 15 (21.74%) Cisco
12 13 (18.84%) Business Intelligence
12 13 (18.84%) TCP/IP
12 13 (18.84%) VoIP
13 12 (17.39%) Cisco Certification
14 11 (15.94%) MS Exchange

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Basingstoke region citing WAN also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited WAN. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 20 (28.99%) IIS
1 20 (28.99%) CMS
2 11 (15.94%) MS Exchange
3 4 (5.80%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (2.90%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (1.45%) Lotus Domino
6 1 (1.45%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.45%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (1.45%) GroupWise
6 1 (1.45%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 23 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 8 (11.59%) MS Office
3 5 (7.25%) MS Visio
4 3 (4.35%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (2.90%) AutoCAD
5 2 (2.90%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.45%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (8.70%) SaaS
2 3 (4.35%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 43 (62.32%) LAN
2 27 (39.13%) Firewall
3 21 (30.43%) SSL
4 13 (18.84%) TCP/IP
4 13 (18.84%) VoIP
5 11 (15.94%) VLAN
6 10 (14.49%) SAN
7 9 (13.04%) Wireless
8 8 (11.59%) NAS
8 8 (11.59%) VPN
9 7 (10.14%) Wi-Fi
9 7 (10.14%) Internet
9 7 (10.14%) Wireshark
10 6 (8.70%) Cisco PIX
10 6 (8.70%) IPsec
11 5 (7.25%) DNS
12 4 (5.80%) OSPF
12 4 (5.80%) IP Telephony
12 4 (5.80%) DHCP
12 4 (5.80%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (36.23%) SQL Server
2 20 (28.99%) Oracle Reports
2 20 (28.99%) Crystal Reports
3 8 (11.59%) Oracle Database
4 2 (2.90%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (2.90%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 1 (1.45%) WinDbg
General
1 4 (5.80%) Electronics
2 3 (4.35%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.90%) French Language
3 2 (2.90%) German Language
3 2 (2.90%) Spanish Language
3 2 (2.90%) Banking
3 2 (2.90%) Finance
3 2 (2.90%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 16 (23.19%) IT Support
2 14 (20.29%) 3rd Line Support
3 10 (14.49%) Support Engineer
4 7 (10.14%) Network Engineer
5 6 (8.70%) Development Engineer
5 6 (8.70%) Product Development Engineer
5 6 (8.70%) Software Implementation Consultant
5 6 (8.70%) Consultant
5 6 (8.70%) Software Consultant
5 6 (8.70%) Implementation Consultant
6 5 (7.25%) IT Support Engineer
7 4 (5.80%) Junior Support Engineer
7 4 (5.80%) Junior IT Support
7 4 (5.80%) Junior
7 4 (5.80%) Support Technician
7 4 (5.80%) IT Support Technician
7 4 (5.80%) VoIP Engineer
8 3 (4.35%) Help Desk Support
8 3 (4.35%) Help Desk Engineer
8 3 (4.35%) Field Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (28.99%) .NET
1 20 (28.99%) HTML
1 20 (28.99%) ASP.NET
1 20 (28.99%) CSS
1 20 (28.99%) Ajax
2 7 (10.14%) Web Services
3 3 (4.35%) WAP
4 1 (1.45%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.14%) Thin Client
1 7 (10.14%) Open Source
1 7 (10.14%) Fat Client
2 6 (8.70%) PKI
3 4 (5.80%) Computer Science
3 4 (5.80%) Blackberry
4 2 (2.90%) IPTV
4 2 (2.90%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.45%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.45%) CMDB
5 1 (1.45%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 25 (36.23%) Windows
2 19 (27.54%) Linux
3 10 (14.49%) UNIX
4 9 (13.04%) Windows XP
4 9 (13.04%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (7.25%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (4.35%) Windows 7
6 3 (4.35%) Windows 8
6 3 (4.35%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (2.90%) Windows Phone
8 1 (1.45%) Windows Mobile
8 1 (1.45%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (18.84%) Business Intelligence
2 9 (13.04%) ITIL
3 7 (10.14%) Disaster Recovery
3 7 (10.14%) DevOps
4 6 (8.70%) Benchmarking
5 5 (7.25%) Line Management
6 2 (2.90%) Load Balancing
6 2 (2.90%) Customer Engagement
6 2 (2.90%) Service Delivery
6 2 (2.90%) Workflow
6 2 (2.90%) PRINCE2
6 2 (2.90%) UML
7 1 (1.45%) CRM
7 1 (1.45%) ITSM
7 1 (1.45%) Service Management
7 1 (1.45%) Network Monitoring
7 1 (1.45%) Software Distribution
7 1 (1.45%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 24 (34.78%) SQL
2 20 (28.99%) Java
3 15 (21.74%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (17.39%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (14.49%) Degree
3 7 (10.14%) CCNA
4 6 (8.70%) CCNP
4 6 (8.70%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (5.80%) MCITP
6 3 (4.35%) MCSE
7 2 (2.90%) HND
7 2 (2.90%) CCDP
8 1 (1.45%) CCIE
8 1 (1.45%) MCP
8 1 (1.45%) MCSA
8 1 (1.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (1.45%) VCP4
8 1 (1.45%) SC Cleared
8 1 (1.45%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.90%) SLA
System Software
1 28 (40.58%) VMware Infrastructure
2 21 (30.43%) Active Directory
3 8 (11.59%) vSphere
4 2 (2.90%) XenApp
5 1 (1.45%) Terminal Services
5 1 (1.45%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (1.45%) VMware ESX
5 1 (1.45%) VMware Workstation
5 1 (1.45%) BlackBerry Internet Service
5 1 (1.45%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (7.25%) WSUS
2 1 (1.45%) DameWare
2 1 (1.45%) NetBackup
2 1 (1.45%) Backup Exec
2 1 (1.45%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (1.45%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 38 (55.07%) VMware
2 25 (36.23%) Oracle
3 20 (28.99%) Microsoft
4 15 (21.74%) Cisco
5 10 (14.49%) Citrix
6 7 (10.14%) Juniper
7 6 (8.70%) IronPort
8 4 (5.80%) Sony
9 2 (2.90%) webMethods
9 2 (2.90%) Progress
9 2 (2.90%) Software AG
9 2 (2.90%) IBM
10 1 (1.45%) SAP
10 1 (1.45%) AppSense
10 1 (1.45%) Symantec
10 1 (1.45%) McAfee
10 1 (1.45%) Sophos
10 1 (1.45%) Veeam
10 1 (1.45%) MobileIron
10 1 (1.45%) SOTI