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 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 7 - 8
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing WAN 2 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chatham 10.53% - 15.00%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 50.00% - 18.75%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 3
Average salary £57,500 - £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
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
4 2 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chatham 21.05% 9.09% 80.00%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 12
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +13.09%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
Salary Histogram in Chatham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WAN across the Chatham region over the 3 months to 6 March 2015.

WAN Salary Histogram in Chatham

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chatham

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, 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 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) LAN
2 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Advertising
2 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (33.33%) HP
3 1 (33.33%) Citrix
3 1 (33.33%) CISSP
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (33.33%) SAN
3 1 (33.33%) CheckPoint
3 1 (33.33%) Websense
3 1 (33.33%) MCSE
3 1 (33.33%) MCSA
3 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) MySQL
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) CCSA
3 1 (33.33%) CCSE
3 1 (33.33%) Incident Management
3 1 (33.33%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (33.33%) WSUS
3 1 (33.33%) SCCM

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Chatham by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 1 (33.33%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) LAN
2 2 (66.67%) Firewall
3 1 (33.33%) DHCP
3 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (33.33%) DNS
3 1 (33.33%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) MySQL
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
1 2 (66.67%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Technical Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Security Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Technical Leader
1 1 (33.33%) IT Security Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Lead Architect
1 1 (33.33%) IT Support
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
1 1 (33.33%) Incident Management
1 1 (33.33%) Data Protection
1 1 (33.33%) SIEM
1 1 (33.33%) Vulnerability Management
1 1 (33.33%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) MCSE
1 1 (33.33%) MCSA
1 1 (33.33%) CISSP
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (33.33%) CCSA
1 1 (33.33%) CCSE
1 1 (33.33%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (33.33%) XenApp
1 1 (33.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) WSUS
1 1 (33.33%) SCCM
1 1 (33.33%) SCOM
1 1 (33.33%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) HP
3 1 (33.33%) Citrix
3 1 (33.33%) CheckPoint
3 1 (33.33%) Websense
3 1 (33.33%) Splunk
3 1 (33.33%) LogRhythm