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 25 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
25 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 37 60 51
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -9
Permanent jobs citing WAN 31 16 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 5.50% 2.58% 2.88%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 18.34% 10.67% 10.58%
Number of salaries quoted 26 11 16
Average salary £32,500 £40,000 £38,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% +4.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,000 £18,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £39,750 £42,500 £44,000
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
169 150 208
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 29.96% 24.23% 27.26%
Number of salaries quoted 139 98 138
Average salary £38,500 £33,500 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.92% -5.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £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 25 November 2014.

WAN Salary Histogram in Basingstoke

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 25 November 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 35 (54.69%) LAN
2 30 (46.88%) VMware
3 26 (40.63%) Firewall
3 26 (40.63%) Windows
4 24 (37.50%) Cisco
5 22 (34.38%) VMware Infrastructure
6 20 (31.25%) Microsoft
7 19 (29.69%) VoIP
8 17 (26.56%) MS Excel
9 15 (23.44%) Cisco Certification
10 14 (21.88%) Telecoms
11 13 (20.31%) CCNA
11 13 (20.31%) Linux
11 13 (20.31%) SQL
11 13 (20.31%) Windows Server 2008
12 12 (18.75%) Active Directory
13 11 (17.19%) Windows Server 2003
13 11 (17.19%) SSL
14 10 (15.63%) Juniper
14 10 (15.63%) SQL Server
14 10 (15.63%) MS Exchange
15 9 (14.06%) CMS
15 9 (14.06%) Ajax
15 9 (14.06%) Oracle Reports
15 9 (14.06%) Crystal Reports
15 9 (14.06%) IIS
15 9 (14.06%) ASP.NET
15 9 (14.06%) CSS
15 9 (14.06%) .NET
15 9 (14.06%) Oracle

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 25 November 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 10 (15.63%) MS Exchange
2 9 (14.06%) IIS
2 9 (14.06%) CMS
3 3 (4.69%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (4.69%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (1.56%) Lotus Domino
4 1 (1.56%) GroupWise
Applications
1 17 (26.56%) MS Excel
2 5 (7.81%) MS Office
3 3 (4.69%) MS Visio
3 3 (4.69%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.56%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.25%) SaaS
2 3 (4.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 35 (54.69%) LAN
2 26 (40.63%) Firewall
3 19 (29.69%) VoIP
4 11 (17.19%) SSL
5 9 (14.06%) TCP/IP
5 9 (14.06%) DNS
6 8 (12.50%) VLAN
7 7 (10.94%) Wireshark
7 7 (10.94%) Wireless
7 7 (10.94%) IP Telephony
7 7 (10.94%) DHCP
8 6 (9.38%) WLAN
8 6 (9.38%) PBX
8 6 (9.38%) SAN
8 6 (9.38%) Wi-Fi
8 6 (9.38%) Multicast
8 6 (9.38%) TETRA
9 5 (7.81%) Cisco ASA
10 4 (6.25%) NAS
10 4 (6.25%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (15.63%) SQL Server
2 9 (14.06%) Crystal Reports
2 9 (14.06%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (3.13%) Oracle Database
General
1 14 (21.88%) Telecoms
2 6 (9.38%) Military
2 6 (9.38%) Marketing
2 6 (9.38%) Electronics
3 3 (4.69%) Finance
3 3 (4.69%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 17 (26.56%) IT Support
2 10 (15.63%) 3rd Line Support
3 9 (14.06%) Support Engineer
4 7 (10.94%) Consultant
5 6 (9.38%) Network Engineer
5 6 (9.38%) IT Support Engineer
5 6 (9.38%) Product Manager
5 6 (9.38%) Portfolio Manager
6 5 (7.81%) Analyst
6 5 (7.81%) Network Consultant
7 4 (6.25%) Junior
7 4 (6.25%) VoIP Engineer
7 4 (6.25%) Product Development Engineer
7 4 (6.25%) Junior IT Support
7 4 (6.25%) Development Engineer
7 4 (6.25%) Junior Support Engineer
8 3 (4.69%) Cyber Security Analyst
8 3 (4.69%) Help Desk Support Engineer
8 3 (4.69%) 1st Line Support Engineer
8 3 (4.69%) Help Desk Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (14.06%) HTML
1 9 (14.06%) .NET
1 9 (14.06%) ASP.NET
1 9 (14.06%) CSS
1 9 (14.06%) Ajax
2 7 (10.94%) Web Services
3 1 (1.56%) ODBC
3 1 (1.56%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.94%) Open Source
2 4 (6.25%) Management Information System
2 4 (6.25%) PKI
3 3 (4.69%) Mathematics
3 3 (4.69%) Chip and PIN
4 2 (3.13%) Thin Client
4 2 (3.13%) Blackberry
4 2 (3.13%) Fat Client
5 1 (1.56%) iPhone
5 1 (1.56%) Smart Meter
5 1 (1.56%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 26 (40.63%) Windows
2 13 (20.31%) Linux
2 13 (20.31%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (17.19%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (10.94%) Windows XP
4 7 (10.94%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (6.25%) UNIX
6 2 (3.13%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (1.56%) Windows Vista
7 1 (1.56%) Android
7 1 (1.56%) Windows CE
7 1 (1.56%) Windows 7
7 1 (1.56%) BlackBerry OS
7 1 (1.56%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
1 8 (12.50%) Line Management
2 7 (10.94%) DevOps
2 7 (10.94%) ITIL
3 6 (9.38%) Product Management
3 6 (9.38%) Disaster Recovery
3 6 (9.38%) Mobile Device Management
4 5 (7.81%) Change Control
5 4 (6.25%) Benchmarking
6 3 (4.69%) Project Management
6 3 (4.69%) Service Management
6 3 (4.69%) Process Management
6 3 (4.69%) SIEM
6 3 (4.69%) Change Management
6 3 (4.69%) Migration
6 3 (4.69%) Information Management
6 3 (4.69%) Computer Forensics
6 3 (4.69%) Network Design
6 3 (4.69%) Data Analysis
6 3 (4.69%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 13 (20.31%) SQL
2 9 (14.06%) Java
3 7 (10.94%) T-SQL
4 3 (4.69%) Python
4 3 (4.69%) C#
4 3 (4.69%) C++
5 1 (1.56%) Perl
Qualifications
1 15 (23.44%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (20.31%) CCNA
3 8 (12.50%) Security Cleared
4 7 (10.94%) SC Cleared
5 6 (9.38%) CCNP
6 5 (7.81%) Degree
7 3 (4.69%) HNC
7 3 (4.69%) CCSA
7 3 (4.69%) CCSE
8 1 (1.56%) MCITP
8 1 (1.56%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (1.56%) MCSE
8 1 (1.56%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.81%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (34.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (18.75%) Active Directory
3 9 (14.06%) vSphere
4 3 (4.69%) Firmware
5 2 (3.13%) XenApp
6 1 (1.56%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 2 (3.13%) WSUS
1 2 (3.13%) Cisco UCCX
2 1 (1.56%) XenMobile
2 1 (1.56%) Sysprep
Vendors
1 30 (46.88%) VMware
2 24 (37.50%) Cisco
3 20 (31.25%) Microsoft
4 10 (15.63%) Juniper
5 9 (14.06%) Oracle
6 8 (12.50%) Citrix
7 7 (10.94%) CheckPoint
8 4 (6.25%) HP
8 4 (6.25%) IronPort
9 3 (4.69%) Riverbed
9 3 (4.69%) SolarWinds
9 3 (4.69%) F5
10 2 (3.13%) Blue Coat
11 1 (1.56%) SAP
11 1 (1.56%) MobileIron
11 1 (1.56%) SOTI
11 1 (1.56%) Meraki
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