The table below looks at the statistics for WAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Egham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WAN over the 3 months to 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 30 40 17
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -23
Permanent jobs citing WAN 29 14 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Egham 7.92% 3.80% 14.20%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 58.00% 32.56% 83.33%
Number of salaries quoted 19 10 24
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
WAN
Surrey

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

Communications & Networking Category
Egham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
50 43 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Egham 13.66% 11.68% 17.05%
Number of salaries quoted 37 32 29
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -

WAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Egham

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

WAN Jobs Demand Trend in Egham

WAN
Salary Trend in Egham

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

WAN Salary Trend in Egham

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Egham

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Egham 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 30 (100.00%) LAN
2 28 (93.33%) SAN
3 20 (66.67%) VPN
3 20 (66.67%) Cisco
3 20 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 20 (66.67%) Windows
3 20 (66.67%) MCSE
3 20 (66.67%) WSUS
3 20 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 20 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 20 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 15 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 15 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 15 (50.00%) Windows 7
4 15 (50.00%) EqualLogic
4 15 (50.00%) Lync
4 15 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 15 (50.00%) Hyper-V
4 15 (50.00%) Network Load Balancing
4 15 (50.00%) SCCM
4 15 (50.00%) SCOM
4 15 (50.00%) iSCSI
4 15 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
4 15 (50.00%) MCSA
4 15 (50.00%) MS Exchange
4 15 (50.00%) Linux
4 15 (50.00%) SQL Server
4 15 (50.00%) IIS
4 15 (50.00%) MCP
4 15 (50.00%) DNS

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Egham by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Egham 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 15 (50.00%) IIS
1 15 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 15 (50.00%) Lync
1 15 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Communications & Networking
1 30 (100.00%) LAN
2 28 (93.33%) SAN
3 20 (66.67%) VPN
4 15 (50.00%) DNS
4 15 (50.00%) VoIP
4 15 (50.00%) DHCP
4 15 (50.00%) VLAN
4 15 (50.00%) iSCSI
4 15 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
4 15 (50.00%) Firewall
5 10 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
5 10 (33.33%) PABX
6 8 (26.67%) Skype
6 8 (26.67%) NAS
7 4 (13.33%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 15 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 15 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 8 (26.67%) Data Warehouse
2 8 (26.67%) OLTP
General
1 1 (3.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (50.00%) Systems Administrator
1 15 (50.00%) Administrator
2 9 (30.00%) Architect
3 8 (26.67%) Infrastructure Architect
4 5 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) Network Architect
5 1 (3.33%) Unified Communications Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) Unified Communications Consultant
5 1 (3.33%) Network Consultant
5 1 (3.33%) Consultant
5 1 (3.33%) Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 15 (50.00%) Clustering
1 15 (50.00%) EqualLogic
2 8 (26.67%) BYOD
2 8 (26.67%) Data Centre
3 5 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 20 (66.67%) Windows
1 20 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
1 20 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 15 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 15 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (50.00%) Migration
1 15 (50.00%) Network Load Balancing
2 5 (16.67%) Server Building
2 5 (16.67%) Asset Management
3 1 (3.33%) TOGAF
3 1 (3.33%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 20 (66.67%) MCSE
1 20 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 15 (50.00%) MCITP
2 15 (50.00%) MCSA
2 15 (50.00%) MCP
3 5 (16.67%) VCAP
3 5 (16.67%) CCNP
3 5 (16.67%) CCNA
3 5 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (3.33%) Degree
4 1 (3.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 15 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 5 (16.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 20 (66.67%) WSUS
2 15 (50.00%) SCCM
2 15 (50.00%) SCOM
2 15 (50.00%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 20 (66.67%) Cisco
1 20 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 15 (50.00%) Dell
2 15 (50.00%) Symantec
3 5 (16.67%) Citrix
3 5 (16.67%) NetApp
4 1 (3.33%) VMware