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

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 27 42 21
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -21
Permanent jobs citing WAN 6 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chippenham 4.05% 0.53% 2.00%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 27.27% 2.38% 7.14%
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 2
Average salary £37,500 - £35,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
22 42 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chippenham 14.86% 22.11% 28.00%
Number of salaries quoted 22 41 26
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -1.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,500 £27,150
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £44,000
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 5 March 2015.

WAN Salary Histogram in Chippenham

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chippenham

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, 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 11 (100.00%) LAN
2 5 (45.45%) CCNA
2 5 (45.45%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (36.36%) CheckPoint
3 4 (36.36%) Juniper
3 4 (36.36%) Cisco
3 4 (36.36%) Windows
3 4 (36.36%) MS Excel
3 4 (36.36%) CCNP
4 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (27.27%) Replication
4 3 (27.27%) VMware
4 3 (27.27%) MS Exchange
4 3 (27.27%) SQL
4 3 (27.27%) MySQL
4 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
4 3 (27.27%) TCP/IP
4 3 (27.27%) SLA
4 3 (27.27%) Firewall
5 2 (18.18%) Telecoms
5 2 (18.18%) Firmware
5 2 (18.18%) Process Management
5 2 (18.18%) Change Management
5 2 (18.18%) Check Point Certification
5 2 (18.18%) CCDP
5 2 (18.18%) ITIL
5 2 (18.18%) BIG-IP
5 2 (18.18%) Load Balancing
5 2 (18.18%) Barracuda Networks
5 2 (18.18%) Riverbed

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Chippenham by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, 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 3 (27.27%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (36.36%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 11 (100.00%) LAN
2 3 (27.27%) TCP/IP
2 3 (27.27%) Firewall
3 2 (18.18%) BIG-IP
3 2 (18.18%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 1 (9.09%) Network Security
4 1 (9.09%) SDH
4 1 (9.09%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (9.09%) Internet
4 1 (9.09%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) MySQL
1 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (18.18%) Telecoms
2 1 (9.09%) Banking
2 1 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Network Engineer
2 4 (36.36%) Technical Support
3 1 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Network Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Support Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 4 (36.36%) Windows
2 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (18.18%) Process Management
1 2 (18.18%) Change Management
1 2 (18.18%) ITIL
1 2 (18.18%) Load Balancing
1 2 (18.18%) Network Management
2 1 (9.09%) Network Architecture
2 1 (9.09%) Time Management
2 1 (9.09%) Business Continuity
2 1 (9.09%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (45.45%) CCNA
1 5 (45.45%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (36.36%) CCNP
3 2 (18.18%) Check Point Certification
3 2 (18.18%) CCDP
4 1 (9.09%) VCP4
4 1 (9.09%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (27.27%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (18.18%) Firmware
2 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) CheckPoint
1 4 (36.36%) Juniper
1 4 (36.36%) Cisco
2 3 (27.27%) VMware
3 2 (18.18%) Barracuda Networks
3 2 (18.18%) Riverbed
3 2 (18.18%) SolarWinds
3 2 (18.18%) F5
4 1 (9.09%) Microsoft