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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 50 58 41
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -17
Permanent jobs citing WAN 32 22 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 4.34% 3.38% 5.02%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.06% 12.15% 14.29%
Number of salaries quoted 27 12 28
Average salary £44,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £18,400 £30,850
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £56,750 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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
245 181 252
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 33.24% 27.85% 35.15%
Number of salaries quoted 216 128 165
Average salary £39,500 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.85% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £23,000 £28,600
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
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 29 August 2014.

WAN Salary Histogram in Basingstoke

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 (70.37%) LAN
2 33 (61.11%) Windows
3 30 (55.56%) Cisco
4 29 (53.70%) Microsoft
5 27 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
6 24 (44.44%) CCNA
6 24 (44.44%) Telecoms
7 20 (37.04%) VoIP
8 18 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
9 16 (29.63%) Linux
9 16 (29.63%) VMware
10 15 (27.78%) Windows Server 2003
10 15 (27.78%) VMware Infrastructure
10 15 (27.78%) Windows Server 2012
11 13 (24.07%) Firewall
11 13 (24.07%) Marketing
12 12 (22.22%) TETRA
12 12 (22.22%) PBX
12 12 (22.22%) Mobile Device Management
12 12 (22.22%) Multicast
12 12 (22.22%) Product Management
13 11 (20.37%) SQL
14 10 (18.52%) Finance
14 10 (18.52%) C#
14 10 (18.52%) Juniper
14 10 (18.52%) Security Cleared
15 9 (16.67%) SC Cleared
16 8 (14.81%) vSphere
16 8 (14.81%) CheckPoint
16 8 (14.81%) CCNP

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 (7.41%) MS Exchange
2 3 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.85%) GroupWise
3 1 (1.85%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (1.85%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 4 (7.41%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.56%) MS Visio
2 3 (5.56%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (3.70%) MS Office
4 1 (1.85%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 38 (70.37%) LAN
2 20 (37.04%) VoIP
3 13 (24.07%) Firewall
4 12 (22.22%) TETRA
4 12 (22.22%) Multicast
4 12 (22.22%) PBX
5 8 (14.81%) DNS
6 6 (11.11%) WLAN
6 6 (11.11%) DHCP
6 6 (11.11%) Cisco ASA
6 6 (11.11%) Wireshark
6 6 (11.11%) Wireless
7 5 (9.26%) Network Security
7 5 (9.26%) Cisco IOS
7 5 (9.26%) TCP/IP
7 5 (9.26%) SAN
8 4 (7.41%) VPN
8 4 (7.41%) VLAN
9 3 (5.56%) IP Telephony
9 3 (5.56%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (12.96%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (11.11%) Oracle Forms
General
1 24 (44.44%) Telecoms
2 13 (24.07%) Marketing
3 10 (18.52%) Finance
4 8 (14.81%) Electronics
4 8 (14.81%) Military
5 4 (7.41%) Aerospace
6 1 (1.85%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 12 (22.22%) Product Manager
1 12 (22.22%) Portfolio Manager
2 11 (20.37%) Analyst
3 6 (11.11%) Systems Analyst
4 5 (9.26%) Consultant
4 5 (9.26%) Network Engineer
4 5 (9.26%) Support Engineer
4 5 (9.26%) Network Consultant
5 4 (7.41%) Security Analyst
5 4 (7.41%) Cyber Security Analyst
6 3 (5.56%) VoIP Engineer
6 3 (5.56%) IT Support
6 3 (5.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (5.56%) 3rd Line Support
7 2 (3.70%) Sales Engineer
7 2 (3.70%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 2 (3.70%) Cisco Engineer
7 2 (3.70%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 1 (1.85%) Integration Engineer
8 1 (1.85%) Network Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (11.11%) .NET
1 6 (11.11%) ASP.NET
1 6 (11.11%) Web Services
1 6 (11.11%) WinForms
2 1 (1.85%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.11%) Open Source
2 5 (9.26%) Management Information System
3 4 (7.41%) Mathematics
3 4 (7.41%) Chip and PIN
3 4 (7.41%) Firmware
4 2 (3.70%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.85%) iPhone
5 1 (1.85%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 33 (61.11%) Windows
2 18 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 16 (29.63%) Linux
4 15 (27.78%) Windows Server 2003
4 15 (27.78%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (5.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (3.70%) Windows 7
6 2 (3.70%) UNIX
6 2 (3.70%) Windows Mobile
6 2 (3.70%) Windows XP
7 1 (1.85%) Windows CE
7 1 (1.85%) Windows Vista
7 1 (1.85%) Android
7 1 (1.85%) BlackBerry OS
7 1 (1.85%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (22.22%) Product Management
1 12 (22.22%) Mobile Device Management
2 7 (12.96%) Change Control
2 7 (12.96%) ITIL
3 6 (11.11%) UML
3 6 (11.11%) Use Case
3 6 (11.11%) Systems Analysis
3 6 (11.11%) DevOps
4 4 (7.41%) Business Development
4 4 (7.41%) Cyber Security
4 4 (7.41%) Process Management
4 4 (7.41%) Release Management
4 4 (7.41%) Communications Security
4 4 (7.41%) SIEM
4 4 (7.41%) Project Management
4 4 (7.41%) Change Management
4 4 (7.41%) Migration
4 4 (7.41%) Information Management
4 4 (7.41%) Computer Forensics
4 4 (7.41%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 11 (20.37%) SQL
2 10 (18.52%) C#
3 4 (7.41%) C++
3 4 (7.41%) Python
4 1 (1.85%) PowerShell
4 1 (1.85%) Perl
4 1 (1.85%) VBScript
4 1 (1.85%) VB
Qualifications
1 27 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 24 (44.44%) CCNA
3 10 (18.52%) Security Cleared
4 9 (16.67%) SC Cleared
5 8 (14.81%) CCNP
6 6 (11.11%) Degree
7 4 (7.41%) HNC
7 4 (7.41%) CCSA
7 4 (7.41%) CCSE
8 3 (5.56%) MCSE
8 3 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (3.70%) MCP
9 2 (3.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 1 (1.85%) JNCIP
10 1 (1.85%) MCITP
10 1 (1.85%) CCIE
10 1 (1.85%) CCENT
10 1 (1.85%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (27.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (14.81%) vSphere
3 4 (7.41%) Active Directory
4 3 (5.56%) XenApp
4 3 (5.56%) VMware Server
4 3 (5.56%) XenDesktop
5 2 (3.70%) VMware ESX
5 2 (3.70%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (1.85%) Terminal Server
6 1 (1.85%) XenServer
6 1 (1.85%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (3.70%) Cisco UCCX
2 1 (1.85%) XenMobile
2 1 (1.85%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (1.85%) SCCM
2 1 (1.85%) Sysprep
Vendors
1 30 (55.56%) Cisco
2 29 (53.70%) Microsoft
3 16 (29.63%) VMware
4 10 (18.52%) Juniper
5 8 (14.81%) CheckPoint
6 7 (12.96%) Oracle
6 7 (12.96%) HP
7 5 (9.26%) Citrix
8 4 (7.41%) F5
8 4 (7.41%) Riverbed
9 3 (5.56%) SolarWinds
9 3 (5.56%) Red Hat
10 2 (3.70%) Blue Coat
10 2 (3.70%) CA
11 1 (1.85%) SAP
11 1 (1.85%) Avaya
11 1 (1.85%) McAfee
11 1 (1.85%) Websense
11 1 (1.85%) MobileIron
11 1 (1.85%) SOTI
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Posted: Yesterday
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