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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 42 60 49
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -11
Permanent jobs citing WAN 26 22 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 4.67% 3.21% 3.63%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.00% 12.15% 12.15%
Number of salaries quoted 24 16 21
Average salary £34,000 £33,750 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.74% -13.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £18,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +5.26%
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
200 181 214
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 35.91% 26.38% 29.85%
Number of salaries quoted 175 126 151
Average salary £39,500 £33,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.91% -10.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £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 24 October 2014.

WAN Salary Histogram in Basingstoke

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 34 (58.62%) LAN
2 31 (53.45%) Windows
3 26 (44.83%) Cisco
4 24 (41.38%) Microsoft
4 24 (41.38%) VMware
5 22 (37.93%) Firewall
6 21 (36.21%) VoIP
7 19 (32.76%) Cisco Certification
8 18 (31.03%) Telecoms
8 18 (31.03%) VMware Infrastructure
9 17 (29.31%) CCNA
10 15 (25.86%) Windows Server 2008
11 13 (22.41%) Windows Server 2003
11 13 (22.41%) Linux
12 11 (18.97%) MS Excel
12 11 (18.97%) SQL
13 10 (17.24%) Security Cleared
14 9 (15.52%) SC Cleared
14 9 (15.52%) vSphere
14 9 (15.52%) Windows Server 2012
14 9 (15.52%) Line Management
14 9 (15.52%) Active Directory
15 8 (13.79%) Juniper
15 8 (13.79%) PBX
15 8 (13.79%) TCP/IP
15 8 (13.79%) DNS
15 8 (13.79%) MS Exchange
15 8 (13.79%) Electronics
15 8 (13.79%) CheckPoint
15 8 (13.79%) Military

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 8 (13.79%) MS Exchange
2 3 (5.17%) IIS
2 3 (5.17%) CMS
3 2 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.72%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (1.72%) Lotus Domino
4 1 (1.72%) GroupWise
Applications
1 11 (18.97%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.17%) MS Visio
2 3 (5.17%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (3.45%) MS Office
4 1 (1.72%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.45%) Office 365
2 1 (1.72%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 34 (58.62%) LAN
2 22 (37.93%) Firewall
3 21 (36.21%) VoIP
4 8 (13.79%) PBX
4 8 (13.79%) TCP/IP
4 8 (13.79%) DNS
4 8 (13.79%) TETRA
4 8 (13.79%) VLAN
4 8 (13.79%) Multicast
5 7 (12.07%) Wireshark
5 7 (12.07%) IP Telephony
6 6 (10.34%) Wireless
6 6 (10.34%) SAN
6 6 (10.34%) Cisco ASA
6 6 (10.34%) WLAN
6 6 (10.34%) DHCP
7 5 (8.62%) SSL
7 5 (8.62%) Cisco IOS
8 4 (6.90%) NAS
8 4 (6.90%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (12.07%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.17%) Crystal Reports
2 3 (5.17%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (5.17%) Oracle Forms
General
1 18 (31.03%) Telecoms
2 8 (13.79%) Military
2 8 (13.79%) Marketing
2 8 (13.79%) Electronics
3 7 (12.07%) Finance
4 4 (6.90%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 14 (24.14%) IT Support
2 8 (13.79%) Portfolio Manager
2 8 (13.79%) Product Manager
2 8 (13.79%) Analyst
3 7 (12.07%) Support Engineer
4 6 (10.34%) 3rd Line Support
5 5 (8.62%) Network Consultant
5 5 (8.62%) Consultant
5 5 (8.62%) Network Engineer
6 4 (6.90%) Security Analyst
6 4 (6.90%) IT Support Engineer
6 4 (6.90%) VoIP Engineer
6 4 (6.90%) Cyber Security Analyst
7 3 (5.17%) Systems Analyst
8 2 (3.45%) Support Technician
8 2 (3.45%) Junior
8 2 (3.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 2 (3.45%) IT Support Technician
8 2 (3.45%) Cisco Engineer
8 2 (3.45%) Network Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (12.07%) Web Services
2 6 (10.34%) .NET
2 6 (10.34%) ASP.NET
3 3 (5.17%) CSS
3 3 (5.17%) WinForms
3 3 (5.17%) Ajax
3 3 (5.17%) HTML
4 1 (1.72%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.07%) Open Source
2 5 (8.62%) Management Information System
3 4 (6.90%) Chip and PIN
3 4 (6.90%) Mathematics
4 2 (3.45%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.72%) PKI
5 1 (1.72%) iPhone
5 1 (1.72%) Smart Meter
5 1 (1.72%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 31 (53.45%) Windows
2 15 (25.86%) Windows Server 2008
3 13 (22.41%) Linux
3 13 (22.41%) Windows Server 2003
4 9 (15.52%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (10.34%) Windows XP
6 2 (3.45%) Windows Mobile
6 2 (3.45%) UNIX
6 2 (3.45%) Windows 7
7 1 (1.72%) BlackBerry OS
7 1 (1.72%) Windows 8
7 1 (1.72%) Windows Vista
7 1 (1.72%) Android
7 1 (1.72%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (15.52%) Line Management
2 8 (13.79%) Product Management
2 8 (13.79%) Mobile Device Management
3 7 (12.07%) DevOps
4 6 (10.34%) Change Control
5 5 (8.62%) ITIL
5 5 (8.62%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (6.90%) Migration
6 4 (6.90%) Information Management
6 4 (6.90%) Computer Forensics
6 4 (6.90%) Network Design
6 4 (6.90%) Data Analysis
6 4 (6.90%) Business Development
6 4 (6.90%) Release Management
6 4 (6.90%) Communications Security
6 4 (6.90%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (6.90%) Project Management
6 4 (6.90%) Process Management
6 4 (6.90%) SIEM
6 4 (6.90%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (18.97%) SQL
2 7 (12.07%) C#
3 4 (6.90%) C++
3 4 (6.90%) Python
4 3 (5.17%) Java
4 3 (5.17%) T-SQL
5 1 (1.72%) VBScript
5 1 (1.72%) VB
5 1 (1.72%) Perl
5 1 (1.72%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 19 (32.76%) Cisco Certification
2 17 (29.31%) CCNA
3 10 (17.24%) Security Cleared
4 9 (15.52%) SC Cleared
5 7 (12.07%) CCNP
6 5 (8.62%) Degree
7 4 (6.90%) HNC
7 4 (6.90%) CCSA
7 4 (6.90%) CCSE
8 1 (1.72%) MCITP
8 1 (1.72%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (1.72%) MCSE
8 1 (1.72%) CCIE
8 1 (1.72%) CCENT
8 1 (1.72%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.90%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (31.03%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (15.52%) Active Directory
2 9 (15.52%) vSphere
3 4 (6.90%) Firmware
4 1 (1.72%) Terminal Server
4 1 (1.72%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.72%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (3.45%) WSUS
1 2 (3.45%) Cisco UCCX
2 1 (1.72%) XenMobile
2 1 (1.72%) SCCM
2 1 (1.72%) Sysprep
2 1 (1.72%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 26 (44.83%) Cisco
2 24 (41.38%) Microsoft
2 24 (41.38%) VMware
3 8 (13.79%) Juniper
3 8 (13.79%) CheckPoint
4 7 (12.07%) Citrix
4 7 (12.07%) Oracle
5 4 (6.90%) HP
5 4 (6.90%) Riverbed
5 4 (6.90%) F5
6 3 (5.17%) SolarWinds
7 2 (3.45%) Blue Coat
8 1 (1.72%) IronPort
8 1 (1.72%) MobileIron
8 1 (1.72%) SOTI
8 1 (1.72%) Meraki
8 1 (1.72%) SAP
8 1 (1.72%) Avaya
8 1 (1.72%) Websense
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