The table below looks at the statistics for WAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Chippenham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WAN over the 3 months to 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 45 18 18
Rank change year-on-year
-27 0
Permanent jobs citing WAN 6 8 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chippenham 2.75% 9.41% 8.06%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.82% 44.44% 22.22%
Number of salaries quoted 6 7 10
Average salary £27,500 £60,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-54.16% +69.01%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,750 £51,400 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £35,750 £60,000 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
-2.59% +1.31%
WAN
Wiltshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Chippenham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
68 18 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chippenham 31.19% 21.18% 36.29%
Number of salaries quoted 66 16 40
Average salary £35,000 £60,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-41.66% +69.01%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £31,750 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £37,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

WAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Chippenham

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

WAN Jobs Demand Trend in Chippenham

WAN
Salary Trend in Chippenham

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

WAN Salary Trend in Chippenham

WAN
Salary Histogram in Chippenham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WAN across the Chippenham region over the 3 months to 28 November 2014.

WAN Salary Histogram in Chippenham

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chippenham

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs across the Chippenham 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 13 (100.00%) LAN
2 10 (76.92%) Windows
2 10 (76.92%) Firewall
3 8 (61.54%) SLA
4 6 (46.15%) Active Directory
5 4 (30.77%) TCP/IP
5 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
5 4 (30.77%) VMware
5 4 (30.77%) MS Exchange
6 3 (23.08%) Replication
6 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (23.08%) ITIL
6 3 (23.08%) SQL
6 3 (23.08%) MySQL
6 3 (23.08%) MS Excel
6 3 (23.08%) Cisco
7 2 (15.38%) CCNP
7 2 (15.38%) CCNA
7 2 (15.38%) CCDP
7 2 (15.38%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (15.38%) Juniper
7 2 (15.38%) CheckPoint
7 2 (15.38%) SolarWinds
7 2 (15.38%) Network Management
8 1 (7.69%) F5
8 1 (7.69%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 1 (7.69%) Riverbed
8 1 (7.69%) Wireless
8 1 (7.69%) Firmware
8 1 (7.69%) Process Management

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Chippenham by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs across the Chippenham 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 (30.77%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (23.08%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 13 (100.00%) LAN
2 10 (76.92%) Firewall
3 4 (30.77%) TCP/IP
4 1 (7.69%) Wireless
4 1 (7.69%) IP Telephony
4 1 (7.69%) BIG-IP
4 1 (7.69%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
2 3 (23.08%) MySQL
General
1 1 (7.69%) Billing
Job Titles
1 9 (69.23%) Technical Support
2 2 (15.38%) Network Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Support Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Network Support
3 1 (7.69%) IT Support
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 10 (76.92%) Windows
2 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (23.08%) ITIL
2 2 (15.38%) Network Management
3 1 (7.69%) Process Management
3 1 (7.69%) Change Management
3 1 (7.69%) Load Balancing
3 1 (7.69%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (23.08%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) CCNP
1 2 (15.38%) CCNA
1 2 (15.38%) CCDP
1 2 (15.38%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (7.69%) Check Point Certification
2 1 (7.69%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (61.54%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (46.15%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.69%) Firmware
2 1 (7.69%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) VMware
2 3 (23.08%) Cisco
3 2 (15.38%) Juniper
3 2 (15.38%) CheckPoint
3 2 (15.38%) SolarWinds
4 1 (7.69%) F5
4 1 (7.69%) Barracuda Networks
4 1 (7.69%) Riverbed
4 1 (7.69%) HP