The table below looks at the statistics for WAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Basingstoke region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WAN over the 3 months to 26 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Hampshire / Basingstoke
Rank 31 37 35
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -2
Permanent jobs citing WAN 34 31 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 7.05% 5.72% 6.69%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 24.46% 23.31% 23.57%
Number of salaries quoted 29 23 25
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £35,000 £21,600
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £59,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%

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
139 133 157
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 28.84% 24.54% 28.39%
Number of salaries quoted 120 109 116
Median salary £47,500 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,400 £35,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%

WAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

The demand trend of job ads across the Basingstoke region citing WAN as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 26 February 2017.

WAN Salary Histogram in Basingstoke

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 26 February 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 Basingstoke region with a requirement for WAN.

1 65 (73.03%) LAN
2 41 (46.07%) Juniper
3 39 (43.82%) Firewall
4 35 (39.33%) Cisco
5 34 (38.20%) Active Directory
6 32 (35.96%) DNS
7 30 (33.71%) Cisco Certification
7 30 (33.71%) Microsoft
8 28 (31.46%) CCNP
9 27 (30.34%) WLAN
10 26 (29.21%) VPN
11 25 (28.09%) Load Balancing
12 23 (25.84%) VLAN
13 22 (24.72%) TCP/IP
13 22 (24.72%) Windows
14 21 (23.60%) SAN
15 20 (22.47%) Telecoms
15 20 (22.47%) Palo Alto
16 19 (21.35%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
16 19 (21.35%) Linux
16 19 (21.35%) CCNA
17 18 (20.22%) ITIL
17 18 (20.22%) CentOS
18 17 (19.10%) Open Source
18 17 (19.10%) VoIP
18 17 (19.10%) BGP
18 17 (19.10%) Kalman Filter
18 17 (19.10%) F5
18 17 (19.10%) Threat Management
18 17 (19.10%) Presales

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke 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 8 (8.99%) MS Exchange
2 2 (2.25%) Apache
2 2 (2.25%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (6.74%) MS Excel
2 5 (5.62%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.25%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (2.25%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 65 (73.03%) LAN
2 39 (43.82%) Firewall
3 32 (35.96%) DNS
4 27 (30.34%) WLAN
5 26 (29.21%) VPN
6 23 (25.84%) VLAN
7 22 (24.72%) TCP/IP
8 21 (23.60%) SAN
9 17 (19.10%) BGP
9 17 (19.10%) VoIP
10 16 (17.98%) MPLS
10 16 (17.98%) Wireshark
11 15 (16.85%) OSPF
12 14 (15.73%) RTP
13 11 (12.36%) DHCP
14 9 (10.11%) Network Security
14 9 (10.11%) SNMP
15 8 (8.99%) Wireless
16 6 (6.74%) Cisco ASA
16 6 (6.74%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (5.62%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.25%) MySQL
General
1 20 (22.47%) Telecoms
2 14 (15.73%) Finance
3 1 (1.12%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 28 (31.46%) Network Engineer
2 27 (30.34%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 24 (26.97%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
4 23 (25.84%) Juniper Engineer
5 20 (22.47%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 16 (17.98%) 2nd Line Network Engineer
7 15 (16.85%) Architect
7 15 (16.85%) Firewall Engineer
8 11 (12.36%) Solutions Architect
8 11 (12.36%) Support Engineer
9 10 (11.24%) Cisco Architect
9 10 (11.24%) Cisco Network Architect
9 10 (11.24%) Juniper Architect
9 10 (11.24%) Network Architect
10 8 (8.99%) Team Leader
11 7 (7.87%) 3rd Line Support
11 7 (7.87%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
11 7 (7.87%) Network Support
11 7 (7.87%) Network Support Engineer
12 6 (6.74%) Cisco Solutions Architect
Miscellaneous
1 19 (21.35%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 12 (13.48%) Data Centre
3 1 (1.12%) e-Health
Operating Systems
1 22 (24.72%) Windows
2 19 (21.35%) Linux
3 18 (20.22%) CentOS
4 5 (5.62%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (4.49%) Windows Server
6 2 (2.25%) Windows 7
6 2 (2.25%) Windows 8
6 2 (2.25%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (2.25%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.12%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (28.09%) Load Balancing
2 18 (20.22%) ITIL
3 17 (19.10%) Kalman Filter
3 17 (19.10%) Open Source
3 17 (19.10%) Presales
3 17 (19.10%) Threat Management
4 11 (12.36%) Migration
5 9 (10.11%) ITIL V3
6 8 (8.99%) Network Management
7 6 (6.74%) Change Management
7 6 (6.74%) Customer Requirements
8 4 (4.49%) Risk Management
9 3 (3.37%) Mentoring
9 3 (3.37%) Stakeholder Management
10 2 (2.25%) Coaching
10 2 (2.25%) Information Governance
10 2 (2.25%) Risk Analysis
10 2 (2.25%) Service Delivery
10 2 (2.25%) Software Engineering
11 1 (1.12%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 16 (17.98%) Bash Shell
1 16 (17.98%) Lua
2 3 (3.37%) SQL
3 2 (2.25%) C
3 2 (2.25%) C++
3 2 (2.25%) Java
3 2 (2.25%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 30 (33.71%) Cisco Certification
2 28 (31.46%) CCNP
3 19 (21.35%) CCNA
4 16 (17.98%) SC Cleared
4 16 (17.98%) Security Cleared
5 10 (11.24%) DV Cleared
6 9 (10.11%) JNCIS
7 8 (8.99%) CCDP
8 3 (3.37%) Degree
8 3 (3.37%) JNCIP
9 2 (2.25%) MCITP
9 2 (2.25%) MCSA
9 2 (2.25%) MCSE
9 2 (2.25%) MCTS
9 2 (2.25%) Microsoft Certification
10 1 (1.12%) CCIE
10 1 (1.12%) JNCIA
10 1 (1.12%) JNCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.12%) SLA
System Software
1 34 (38.20%) Active Directory
2 16 (17.98%) Kamailio
3 15 (16.85%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (6.74%) VMware ESXi
5 5 (5.62%) Hyper-V
6 2 (2.25%) Virtual Desktop
6 2 (2.25%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (1.12%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 41 (46.07%) Juniper
2 35 (39.33%) Cisco
3 30 (33.71%) Microsoft
4 20 (22.47%) Palo Alto
5 17 (19.10%) F5
6 16 (17.98%) VMware
7 8 (8.99%) Dell
7 8 (8.99%) Fujitsu
8 6 (6.74%) Brocade
8 6 (6.74%) EMC
8 6 (6.74%) EqualLogic
9 4 (4.49%) Extreme Networks
10 2 (2.25%) 3PAR
10 2 (2.25%) Dell Compellent
10 2 (2.25%) Fortinet
10 2 (2.25%) NetApp
10 2 (2.25%) Red Hat
11 1 (1.12%) CheckPoint