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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 28 49 57
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +8
Permanent jobs citing WAN 29 32 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 6.61% 4.38% 3.40%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 30.85% 13.11% 12.22%
Number of salaries quoted 19 27 12
Average salary £47,000 £44,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.61% +11.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,250 £35,000 £18,400
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £65,000 £56,750
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +6.66%
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
94 244 180
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 21.41% 33.42% 27.78%
Number of salaries quoted 70 216 127
Average salary £42,500 £39,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.59% +12.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £28,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 28 August 2015.

WAN Salary Histogram in Basingstoke

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 40 (78.43%) LAN
2 32 (62.75%) VMware
3 31 (60.78%) VPN
4 28 (54.90%) VMware Infrastructure
5 27 (52.94%) Firewall
6 26 (50.98%) Windows
7 25 (49.02%) Cisco
8 20 (39.22%) ITIL
9 18 (35.29%) Microsoft
10 17 (33.33%) Active Directory
10 17 (33.33%) Linux
10 17 (33.33%) MS Visio
11 16 (31.37%) Citrix
12 15 (29.41%) SAN
13 14 (27.45%) Cisco Certification
13 14 (27.45%) TCP/IP
13 14 (27.45%) Telecoms
14 13 (25.49%) Juniper
14 13 (25.49%) Hyper-V
15 12 (23.53%) OSPF
15 12 (23.53%) BGP
16 11 (21.57%) CCNP
16 11 (21.57%) MS Exchange
16 11 (21.57%) PRINCE2
16 11 (21.57%) WLAN
16 11 (21.57%) MS Excel
17 10 (19.61%) Network Security
17 10 (19.61%) Windows Server 2012
18 9 (17.65%) Windows Server 2008
18 9 (17.65%) Windows 7

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 11 (21.57%) MS Exchange
2 3 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (3.92%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (1.96%) SharePoint
Applications
1 17 (33.33%) MS Visio
2 11 (21.57%) MS Excel
3 8 (15.69%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (13.73%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.84%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 40 (78.43%) LAN
2 31 (60.78%) VPN
3 27 (52.94%) Firewall
4 15 (29.41%) SAN
5 14 (27.45%) TCP/IP
6 12 (23.53%) OSPF
6 12 (23.53%) BGP
7 11 (21.57%) WLAN
8 10 (19.61%) Network Security
9 9 (17.65%) VoIP
10 8 (15.69%) DNS
10 8 (15.69%) MPLS
11 6 (11.76%) Cisco ASA
11 6 (11.76%) Wireless
11 6 (11.76%) SSL
12 5 (9.80%) DHCP
12 5 (9.80%) RIP
13 4 (7.84%) Internet
13 4 (7.84%) Intrusion Detection
13 4 (7.84%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.96%) SQL Server
1 1 (1.96%) Data Mining
General
1 14 (27.45%) Telecoms
2 5 (9.80%) Finance
3 4 (7.84%) Billing
4 3 (5.88%) Banking
5 1 (1.96%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 10 (19.61%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 8 (15.69%) Design Engineer
2 8 (15.69%) Technical Engineer
3 7 (13.73%) Infrastructure Team Leader
3 7 (13.73%) Team Leader
4 5 (9.80%) Project Manager
4 5 (9.80%) Technical Design Engineer
5 4 (7.84%) Designer
5 4 (7.84%) Administrator
5 4 (7.84%) IT Administrator
5 4 (7.84%) Technical Architect
5 4 (7.84%) Systems Administrator
5 4 (7.84%) Network Designer
5 4 (7.84%) Architect
6 3 (5.88%) Technical Team Leader
6 3 (5.88%) Voice Specialist
6 3 (5.88%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (3.92%) 2nd Line Support
7 2 (3.92%) Desktop Engineer
7 2 (3.92%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.84%) Web Services
2 3 (5.88%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 7 (13.73%) Data Centre
2 4 (7.84%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (5.88%) Replication
3 3 (5.88%) IVR
3 3 (5.88%) PKI
3 3 (5.88%) Thin Client
3 3 (5.88%) Fat Client
4 2 (3.92%) EqualLogic
4 2 (3.92%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.96%) IPTV
5 1 (1.96%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.96%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 26 (50.98%) Windows
2 17 (33.33%) Linux
3 10 (19.61%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (17.65%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (17.65%) Windows 7
5 6 (11.76%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (7.84%) Debian
6 4 (7.84%) Ubuntu
7 3 (5.88%) UNIX
8 1 (1.96%) Windows 8
8 1 (1.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (39.22%) ITIL
2 11 (21.57%) PRINCE2
3 9 (17.65%) Project Management
4 8 (15.69%) Validation
5 7 (13.73%) Disaster Recovery
5 7 (13.73%) Software Licensing
6 5 (9.80%) Service Delivery
6 5 (9.80%) Load Balancing
7 4 (7.84%) Business Continuity
7 4 (7.84%) Network Design
7 4 (7.84%) Open Source
7 4 (7.84%) Line Management
8 3 (5.88%) Capacity Planning
8 3 (5.88%) Problem Management
8 3 (5.88%) Risk Management
9 2 (3.92%) Risk Analysis
9 2 (3.92%) WAN Optimisation
9 2 (3.92%) Project Planning
10 1 (1.96%) DDoS Mitigation
10 1 (1.96%) Performance Tuning
Qualifications
1 14 (27.45%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (21.57%) CCNP
3 7 (13.73%) CCDP
3 7 (13.73%) Security Cleared
4 6 (11.76%) CCDA
4 6 (11.76%) JNCIA
5 5 (9.80%) JNCIP
6 4 (7.84%) Degree
6 4 (7.84%) SC Cleared
6 4 (7.84%) DV Cleared
6 4 (7.84%) CCNA
6 4 (7.84%) CCIE
7 3 (5.88%) Check Point Certification
7 3 (5.88%) CCSE
7 3 (5.88%) CCDE
7 3 (5.88%) OSCP
8 2 (3.92%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (1.96%) MCP
9 1 (1.96%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (13.73%) SLA
System Software
1 28 (54.90%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 13 (25.49%) Hyper-V
4 5 (9.80%) VMware ESX
5 3 (5.88%) Terminal Server
5 3 (5.88%) ISA Server
5 3 (5.88%) DFS Replication
6 2 (3.92%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (1.96%) VMware Server
7 1 (1.96%) XenApp
7 1 (1.96%) XenServer
7 1 (1.96%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (5.88%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 3 (5.88%) WSUS
1 3 (5.88%) Cisco UCCX
1 3 (5.88%) Cisco CUCM
1 3 (5.88%) vMotion
2 1 (1.96%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (1.96%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 32 (62.75%) VMware
2 25 (49.02%) Cisco
3 18 (35.29%) Microsoft
4 16 (31.37%) Citrix
5 13 (25.49%) Juniper
6 7 (13.73%) F5
7 6 (11.76%) CheckPoint
7 6 (11.76%) HP
8 4 (7.84%) Aruba
9 3 (5.88%) BT
9 3 (5.88%) 3Com
10 2 (3.92%) Dell
10 2 (3.92%) EMC
11 1 (1.96%) Red Hat
11 1 (1.96%) Software AG
11 1 (1.96%) webMethods
11 1 (1.96%) McAfee
11 1 (1.96%) Riverbed
Basingstoke
CPS Group
Salary: £45k - 48k per year
Posted: 5 days ago