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 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 51 65 40
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -25
Permanent jobs citing WAN 27 14 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 4.12% 2.09% 5.09%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.49% 8.38% 14.45%
Number of salaries quoted 25 10 30
Average salary £44,500 £41,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.87% +3.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,800 £18,000 £25,200
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £59,250 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -1.31%
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
235 167 263
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 35.88% 24.93% 35.21%
Number of salaries quoted 206 128 184
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £61,250
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 17 September 2014.

WAN Salary Histogram in Basingstoke

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, 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 38 (67.86%) LAN
2 35 (62.50%) Windows
3 30 (53.57%) Cisco
4 29 (51.79%) Microsoft
5 26 (46.43%) Cisco Certification
6 24 (42.86%) Telecoms
7 23 (41.07%) CCNA
8 22 (39.29%) VoIP
9 18 (32.14%) VMware
9 18 (32.14%) Windows Server 2008
10 16 (28.57%) Linux
10 16 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
11 15 (26.79%) Windows Server 2003
11 15 (26.79%) Firewall
11 15 (26.79%) Windows Server 2012
12 13 (23.21%) Marketing
13 12 (21.43%) PBX
13 12 (21.43%) TETRA
13 12 (21.43%) Product Management
13 12 (21.43%) Mobile Device Management
13 12 (21.43%) Multicast
14 11 (19.64%) SQL
15 10 (17.86%) C#
15 10 (17.86%) Finance
15 10 (17.86%) Security Cleared
16 9 (16.07%) Juniper
16 9 (16.07%) SC Cleared
16 9 (16.07%) vSphere
16 9 (16.07%) Line Management
17 8 (14.29%) CCNP

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, 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 4 (7.14%) MS Exchange
2 2 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.79%) GroupWise
3 1 (1.79%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (1.79%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 5 (8.93%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.36%) MS Visio
2 3 (5.36%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (3.57%) MS Office
4 1 (1.79%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 38 (67.86%) LAN
2 22 (39.29%) VoIP
3 15 (26.79%) Firewall
4 12 (21.43%) TETRA
4 12 (21.43%) Multicast
4 12 (21.43%) PBX
5 7 (12.50%) DNS
5 7 (12.50%) Wireshark
6 6 (10.71%) Wireless
6 6 (10.71%) Cisco ASA
6 6 (10.71%) TCP/IP
6 6 (10.71%) WLAN
7 5 (8.93%) DHCP
7 5 (8.93%) SAN
7 5 (8.93%) Network Security
7 5 (8.93%) Cisco IOS
7 5 (8.93%) VLAN
8 4 (7.14%) IP Telephony
8 4 (7.14%) VPN
9 3 (5.36%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (12.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (10.71%) Oracle Forms
General
1 24 (42.86%) Telecoms
2 13 (23.21%) Marketing
3 10 (17.86%) Finance
4 8 (14.29%) Electronics
4 8 (14.29%) Military
5 4 (7.14%) Aerospace
6 1 (1.79%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 12 (21.43%) Product Manager
1 12 (21.43%) Portfolio Manager
2 11 (19.64%) Analyst
3 6 (10.71%) Systems Analyst
4 5 (8.93%) Consultant
4 5 (8.93%) Network Engineer
4 5 (8.93%) Support Engineer
4 5 (8.93%) Network Consultant
4 5 (8.93%) IT Support
5 4 (7.14%) VoIP Engineer
5 4 (7.14%) Cyber Security Analyst
5 4 (7.14%) Security Analyst
6 3 (5.36%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (5.36%) 3rd Line Support
7 2 (3.57%) Sales Engineer
7 2 (3.57%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 2 (3.57%) Cisco Engineer
7 2 (3.57%) Network Support
7 2 (3.57%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 1 (1.79%) Integration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (12.50%) Web Services
2 6 (10.71%) .NET
2 6 (10.71%) ASP.NET
2 6 (10.71%) WinForms
3 1 (1.79%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.50%) Open Source
2 5 (8.93%) Management Information System
3 4 (7.14%) Mathematics
3 4 (7.14%) Chip and PIN
3 4 (7.14%) Firmware
4 2 (3.57%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.79%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.79%) iPhone
5 1 (1.79%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 35 (62.50%) Windows
2 18 (32.14%) Windows Server 2008
3 16 (28.57%) Linux
4 15 (26.79%) Windows Server 2003
4 15 (26.79%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (5.36%) Windows XP
6 2 (3.57%) Windows Mobile
6 2 (3.57%) UNIX
6 2 (3.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (3.57%) Windows 7
7 1 (1.79%) BlackBerry OS
7 1 (1.79%) Windows 8
7 1 (1.79%) Windows Vista
7 1 (1.79%) Android
7 1 (1.79%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (21.43%) Product Management
1 12 (21.43%) Mobile Device Management
2 9 (16.07%) Line Management
3 7 (12.50%) DevOps
3 7 (12.50%) Change Control
4 6 (10.71%) ITIL
4 6 (10.71%) UML
4 6 (10.71%) Systems Analysis
4 6 (10.71%) Use Case
5 4 (7.14%) Release Management
5 4 (7.14%) Communications Security
5 4 (7.14%) Migration
5 4 (7.14%) Information Management
5 4 (7.14%) Computer Forensics
5 4 (7.14%) Network Design
5 4 (7.14%) Data Analysis
5 4 (7.14%) Project Management
5 4 (7.14%) Process Management
5 4 (7.14%) Change Management
5 4 (7.14%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 11 (19.64%) SQL
2 10 (17.86%) C#
3 4 (7.14%) C++
3 4 (7.14%) Python
4 1 (1.79%) PowerShell
4 1 (1.79%) Perl
4 1 (1.79%) VBScript
4 1 (1.79%) VB
Qualifications
1 26 (46.43%) Cisco Certification
2 23 (41.07%) CCNA
3 10 (17.86%) Security Cleared
4 9 (16.07%) SC Cleared
5 8 (14.29%) CCNP
6 6 (10.71%) Degree
7 4 (7.14%) HNC
7 4 (7.14%) CCSA
7 4 (7.14%) CCSE
8 2 (3.57%) MCSE
8 2 (3.57%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (1.79%) CCENT
9 1 (1.79%) DV Cleared
9 1 (1.79%) CCIE
9 1 (1.79%) MCP
9 1 (1.79%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (1.79%) JNCIP
9 1 (1.79%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.93%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (16.07%) vSphere
3 4 (7.14%) Active Directory
4 2 (3.57%) XenApp
4 2 (3.57%) VMware Server
4 2 (3.57%) XenDesktop
5 1 (1.79%) XenServer
5 1 (1.79%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.79%) Terminal Server
5 1 (1.79%) VMware ESX
5 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 2 (3.57%) Cisco UCCX
2 1 (1.79%) XenMobile
2 1 (1.79%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (1.79%) WSUS
2 1 (1.79%) SCCM
2 1 (1.79%) Sysprep
Vendors
1 30 (53.57%) Cisco
2 29 (51.79%) Microsoft
3 18 (32.14%) VMware
4 9 (16.07%) Juniper
5 8 (14.29%) CheckPoint
6 7 (12.50%) Oracle
7 6 (10.71%) HP
8 5 (8.93%) Citrix
9 4 (7.14%) F5
9 4 (7.14%) Riverbed
10 3 (5.36%) SolarWinds
11 2 (3.57%) Red Hat
11 2 (3.57%) Blue Coat
12 1 (1.79%) McAfee
12 1 (1.79%) Websense
12 1 (1.79%) MobileIron
12 1 (1.79%) SOTI
12 1 (1.79%) Meraki
12 1 (1.79%) Avaya
12 1 (1.79%) SAP
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