The table below looks at the statistics for WAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WAN over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Wide Area Network (WAN)
South East / Berkshire
Rank 96 38 83
Rank change year-on-year
-58 +45
Permanent jobs citing WAN 94 283 166
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 2.57% 5.42% 3.05%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.65% 21.09% 10.10%
Number of salaries quoted 83 255 128
Median salary £47,500 £48,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.04% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,615 £32,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £68,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
883 1342 1643
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 24.19% 25.71% 30.15%
Number of salaries quoted 638 1066 1041
Median salary £50,000 £52,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

WAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Berkshire region citing WAN as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

WAN Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

WAN
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WAN across the Berkshire region.

WAN Salary Trend in Berkshire

WAN
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WAN across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017.

WAN Salary Histogram in Berkshire

WAN
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WAN within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading -10 32 £45,000 -10.00% 3
Bracknell -27 20 £50,000 +16.27% 3
Maidenhead -33 9 £60,000 - 1
Slough +24 7 £35,000 +48.93% 2
Newbury +6 6 £42,500 -11.45%
Wokingham +9 4 £36,500 +12.30%
WAN
South East

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for WAN.

1 211 (87.92%) LAN
2 126 (52.50%) Firewall
3 108 (45.00%) Windows
4 104 (43.33%) Cisco
5 102 (42.50%) VMware
6 90 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
7 86 (35.83%) Cisco Certification
8 83 (34.58%) Active Directory
9 64 (26.67%) Microsoft
10 62 (25.83%) CCNA
10 62 (25.83%) Windows Server
11 61 (25.42%) ITIL
12 58 (24.17%) TCP/IP
13 57 (23.75%) Microsoft Certification
14 51 (21.25%) DNS
15 50 (20.83%) MS Exchange
16 48 (20.00%) Hyper-V
17 44 (18.33%) MCSE
18 41 (17.08%) Linux
18 41 (17.08%) Windows Server 2008
19 40 (16.67%) Wireless
20 38 (15.83%) Finance
20 38 (15.83%) Presales
21 37 (15.42%) MS Excel
22 34 (14.17%) Citrix
22 34 (14.17%) Office 365
23 33 (13.75%) Juniper
23 33 (13.75%) DHCP
23 33 (13.75%) VPN
24 32 (13.33%) SQL Server

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 50 (20.83%) MS Exchange
2 22 (9.17%) IIS
3 17 (7.08%) Skype for Business
4 14 (5.83%) WebSphere
5 13 (5.42%) Apache
5 13 (5.42%) Exchange Server 2013
5 13 (5.42%) WebLogic
6 11 (4.58%) IBM Notes
6 11 (4.58%) Tomcat
7 9 (3.75%) Exchange Server 2010
8 6 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2007
9 5 (2.08%) SharePoint
10 2 (0.83%) Exchange Server 2003
10 2 (0.83%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 2 (0.83%) SharePoint 2010
10 2 (0.83%) SharePoint 2013
11 1 (0.42%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 37 (15.42%) MS Excel
2 12 (5.00%) MS Office
3 7 (2.92%) MS Visio
4 3 (1.25%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (0.83%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.42%) SAP hybris
Cloud Services
1 34 (14.17%) Office 365
2 19 (7.92%) Microsoft Azure
3 17 (7.08%) SaaS
4 12 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
5 11 (4.58%) IaaS
5 11 (4.58%) PaaS
6 2 (0.83%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 211 (87.92%) LAN
2 126 (52.50%) Firewall
3 58 (24.17%) TCP/IP
4 51 (21.25%) DNS
5 40 (16.67%) Wireless
6 33 (13.75%) DHCP
6 33 (13.75%) VPN
7 28 (11.67%) Internet
8 25 (10.42%) VLAN
9 23 (9.58%) VoIP
10 22 (9.17%) SAN
11 18 (7.50%) MPLS
11 18 (7.50%) Network Security
12 17 (7.08%) NAS
13 16 (6.67%) OSPF
14 14 (5.83%) BGP
14 14 (5.83%) SSH
15 13 (5.42%) Cisco ASA
15 13 (5.42%) Intrusion Detection
16 12 (5.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (13.33%) SQL Server
2 4 (1.67%) Relational Database
3 3 (1.25%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (1.25%) SQL Server 2014
4 2 (0.83%) Oracle Database
4 2 (0.83%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (0.83%) Oracle Database 12c
5 1 (0.42%) Couchbase
5 1 (0.42%) DB2
5 1 (0.42%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.42%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (2.08%) JIRA
2 4 (1.67%) JMeter
2 4 (1.67%) LoadRunner
2 4 (1.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 38 (15.83%) Finance
2 16 (6.67%) Retail
3 15 (6.25%) Legal
4 13 (5.42%) Telecoms
5 10 (4.17%) French Language
6 7 (2.92%) German Language
6 7 (2.92%) Portuguese Language
6 7 (2.92%) Spanish Language
7 2 (0.83%) Back Office
7 2 (0.83%) Marketing
8 1 (0.42%) Billing
8 1 (0.42%) Brand Awareness
8 1 (0.42%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 67 (27.92%) Support Engineer
2 59 (24.58%) Network Engineer
3 49 (20.42%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 34 (14.17%) Architect
5 29 (12.08%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 27 (11.25%) Infrastructure Support
7 24 (10.00%) Analyst
7 24 (10.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
8 22 (9.17%) Technical Support
9 21 (8.75%) 3rd Line Support
9 21 (8.75%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 21 (8.75%) Technical Engineer
10 20 (8.33%) Cloud Architect
10 20 (8.33%) Cloud Solutions Architect
11 19 (7.92%) Technical Support Engineer
12 18 (7.50%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
13 17 (7.08%) Solutions Architect
14 15 (6.25%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
15 14 (5.83%) Cisco Engineer
15 14 (5.83%) Network Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (6.67%) Web Services
2 9 (3.75%) Regular Expression
3 8 (3.33%) Middleware
4 4 (1.67%) .NET
4 4 (1.67%) 802.1X
4 4 (1.67%) HTML
4 4 (1.67%) HTML5
5 2 (0.83%) IBM Integration Bus
6 1 (0.42%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 31 (12.92%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (8.33%) Data Centre
3 14 (5.83%) Driving Licence
4 12 (5.00%) PKI
4 12 (5.00%) Statistics
5 11 (4.58%) Hybrid Cloud
6 8 (3.33%) e-Health
7 7 (2.92%) Computer Science
7 7 (2.92%) Virtual Team
8 5 (2.08%) Management Information System
9 4 (1.67%) Clustering
9 4 (1.67%) Cryptography
9 4 (1.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 4 (1.67%) Mobile App
10 3 (1.25%) FlexPod
10 3 (1.25%) iPad
10 3 (1.25%) Security Operations Centre
11 2 (0.83%) Enterprise Software
11 2 (0.83%) Social Network
11 2 (0.83%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 108 (45.00%) Windows
2 62 (25.83%) Windows Server
3 41 (17.08%) Linux
3 41 (17.08%) Windows Server 2008
4 24 (10.00%) Windows 7
5 22 (9.17%) Windows Server 2012
6 19 (7.92%) Unix
7 12 (5.00%) Windows Server 2003
8 11 (4.58%) Mac OS
8 11 (4.58%) Windows NT
9 10 (4.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 5 (2.08%) Windows 10
11 4 (1.67%) Windows 8
12 2 (0.83%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.42%) CentOS
13 1 (0.42%) Debian
13 1 (0.42%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (25.42%) ITIL
2 38 (15.83%) Presales
3 32 (13.33%) Network Design
4 29 (12.08%) Change Control
5 22 (9.17%) High Availability
6 21 (8.75%) Mentoring
6 21 (8.75%) Network Monitoring
7 19 (7.92%) Migration
8 17 (7.08%) Business Continuity
9 15 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
9 15 (6.25%) Service Delivery
10 14 (5.83%) Project Management
11 13 (5.42%) Problem Management
12 11 (4.58%) Capacity Planning
12 11 (4.58%) Data Migration
12 11 (4.58%) Load Balancing
12 11 (4.58%) Network Management
12 11 (4.58%) Transition Management
13 10 (4.17%) Data Protection
13 10 (4.17%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (10.42%) SQL
2 21 (8.75%) PowerShell
3 9 (3.75%) Python
4 7 (2.92%) Bash Shell
5 6 (2.50%) C#
6 4 (1.67%) Java
6 4 (1.67%) JavaScript
6 4 (1.67%) VB
Qualifications
1 86 (35.83%) Cisco Certification
2 62 (25.83%) CCNA
3 57 (23.75%) Microsoft Certification
4 44 (18.33%) MCSE
5 32 (13.33%) CCNP
6 24 (10.00%) MCSA
7 23 (9.58%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 19 (7.92%) Degree
9 16 (6.67%) MCITP
10 13 (5.42%) CCIE
10 13 (5.42%) CEH
10 13 (5.42%) CISSP
10 13 (5.42%) ITIL Certification
11 9 (3.75%) RHCA
11 9 (3.75%) RHCSA
11 9 (3.75%) SC Cleared
11 9 (3.75%) Security Cleared
12 8 (3.33%) DV Cleared
12 8 (3.33%) MCSD
13 7 (2.92%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (7.92%) SLA
2 14 (5.83%) PCI DSS
3 6 (2.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (1.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.42%) QA
5 1 (0.42%) SDET
System Software
1 90 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 83 (34.58%) Active Directory
3 48 (20.00%) Hyper-V
4 16 (6.67%) XenApp
5 14 (5.83%) vSphere
6 13 (5.42%) Virtual Desktop
7 9 (3.75%) Samba
8 8 (3.33%) VMware ESXi
9 5 (2.08%) Virtual Machines
10 4 (1.67%) FreeRADIUS
11 3 (1.25%) Firmware
11 3 (1.25%) VMware ESX
12 2 (0.83%) VMware Server
13 1 (0.42%) Virtual Servers
13 1 (0.42%) XenDesktop
13 1 (0.42%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 9 (3.75%) Nmap
2 8 (3.33%) SCCM
3 7 (2.92%) Nessus
4 5 (2.08%) Backup Exec
5 4 (1.67%) HP Quality Center
5 4 (1.67%) vMotion
6 3 (1.25%) FortiGate
6 3 (1.25%) WSUS
7 2 (0.83%) Cisco CUCM
7 2 (0.83%) Oracle Identity Management
8 1 (0.42%) AirWatch
8 1 (0.42%) CA Spectrum
8 1 (0.42%) Microsoft Clustering
8 1 (0.42%) Nagios
8 1 (0.42%) NetBackup
8 1 (0.42%) SCOM
8 1 (0.42%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 104 (43.33%) Cisco
2 102 (42.50%) VMware
3 64 (26.67%) Microsoft
4 34 (14.17%) Citrix
5 33 (13.75%) Juniper
6 28 (11.67%) Oracle
7 19 (7.92%) NetApp
8 14 (5.83%) HP
9 11 (4.58%) BMC
9 11 (4.58%) Lotus
9 11 (4.58%) Novell
9 11 (4.58%) PlateSpin
10 10 (4.17%) Avaya
10 10 (4.17%) CenturyLink
10 10 (4.17%) Red Hat
11 9 (3.75%) F5
12 8 (3.33%) CheckPoint
12 8 (3.33%) Symantec
13 7 (2.92%) Fortinet
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