The table below looks at the statistics for WAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Chatham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WAN over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 13 5 -
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -
Permanent jobs citing WAN 3 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chatham 7.14% 9.09% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 33.33% 100.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 0
Average salary £67,500 £70,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.57% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+10.38% +1.31%
WAN
Kent

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

Communications & Networking Category
Chatham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
9 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chatham 21.43% 9.09% -
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 0
Average salary £40,000 £70,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-42.85% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

WAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Chatham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WAN across the Chatham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

WAN Jobs Demand Trend in Chatham

WAN
Salary Trend in Chatham

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

WAN Salary Trend in Chatham

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chatham

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Chatham 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 4 (100.00%) LAN
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
2 3 (75.00%) Forcepoint
2 3 (75.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (75.00%) Thin Client
2 3 (75.00%) CheckPoint
2 3 (75.00%) Firewall
2 3 (75.00%) Unix
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (75.00%) PCI DSS
2 3 (75.00%) Fat Client
2 3 (75.00%) SIEM
2 3 (75.00%) Kalman Filter
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (50.00%) Splunk
3 2 (50.00%) Network Security
3 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (50.00%) Android
3 2 (50.00%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco
3 2 (50.00%) ITIL
3 2 (50.00%) Data Security
3 2 (50.00%) Security Management
3 2 (50.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
3 2 (50.00%) Advertising
3 2 (50.00%) VMware
3 2 (50.00%) Information Security

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Chatham by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Chatham 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.

Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) LAN
2 3 (75.00%) Firewall
2 3 (75.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (50.00%) Network Security
4 1 (25.00%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (25.00%) CTI
4 1 (25.00%) PBX
4 1 (25.00%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) Advertising
3 1 (25.00%) Banking
3 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Security Specialist
2 1 (25.00%) Information Security Specialist
2 1 (25.00%) Information Specialist
2 1 (25.00%) IT Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) IT Security Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) IT Security Specialist
2 1 (25.00%) Security Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Telecoms Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Fat Client
1 3 (75.00%) Thin Client
2 2 (50.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (25.00%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Linux
1 3 (75.00%) Unix
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (50.00%) Android
3 1 (25.00%) Apple iOS
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Kalman Filter
1 3 (75.00%) SIEM
2 2 (50.00%) Data Security
2 2 (50.00%) Information Security
2 2 (50.00%) ITIL
2 2 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Security Management
3 1 (25.00%) Coaching
3 1 (25.00%) Incident Management
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL V2
3 1 (25.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (75.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (75.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) CheckPoint
1 3 (75.00%) Forcepoint
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco
2 2 (50.00%) Splunk
2 2 (50.00%) VMware
3 1 (25.00%) AlienVault
3 1 (25.00%) Avaya
3 1 (25.00%) HP
3 1 (25.00%) LogRhythm
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft