The table below looks at the statistics for WAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Epsom region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WAN over the 3 months to 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 19 36 -
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -
Permanent jobs citing WAN 14 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Epsom 8.81% 2.63% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 28.57% 9.43% -
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 0
Average salary £46,500 £78,750 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-40.95% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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 Epsom region.

Communications & Networking Category
Epsom
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
49 53 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Epsom 30.82% 27.89% 14.61%
Number of salaries quoted 40 24 13
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +80.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £38,900 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £35,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

WAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Epsom

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

WAN Jobs Demand Trend in Epsom

WAN
Salary Trend in Epsom

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

WAN Salary Trend in Epsom

WAN
Salary Histogram in Epsom

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WAN across the Epsom region over the 3 months to 31 March 2015.

WAN Salary Histogram in Epsom

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Epsom

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs across the Epsom 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 18 (90.00%) LAN
2 15 (75.00%) Windows
2 15 (75.00%) Firewall
3 13 (65.00%) MS Exchange
3 13 (65.00%) MS Excel
3 13 (65.00%) Microsoft
4 12 (60.00%) MCSE
4 12 (60.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 12 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (60.00%) Hyper-V
4 12 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 11 (55.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 11 (55.00%) VMware
6 9 (45.00%) Exchange Server 2007
6 9 (45.00%) Exchange Server 2013
6 9 (45.00%) TCP/IP
7 6 (30.00%) Finance
8 4 (20.00%) Office 365
8 4 (20.00%) Terminal Services
8 4 (20.00%) Active Directory
9 3 (15.00%) Project Management
9 3 (15.00%) Resource Management
9 3 (15.00%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (15.00%) Matrix Management
9 3 (15.00%) MCITP
10 2 (10.00%) SCOM
10 2 (10.00%) Network Security
10 2 (10.00%) Windows Vista
10 2 (10.00%) PowerShell
10 2 (10.00%) Cacti

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Epsom by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs across the Epsom 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 13 (65.00%) MS Exchange
2 9 (45.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 9 (45.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (5.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 13 (65.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (10.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (20.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 18 (90.00%) LAN
2 15 (75.00%) Firewall
3 9 (45.00%) TCP/IP
4 2 (10.00%) VPN
4 2 (10.00%) SAN
4 2 (10.00%) Internet
4 2 (10.00%) Network Security
General
1 6 (30.00%) Finance
2 2 (10.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 8 (40.00%) Field Engineer
2 5 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) Project Manager
3 3 (15.00%) IT Project Manager
4 2 (10.00%) Server Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Senior Server Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Finance Project Manager
4 2 (10.00%) Network Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Support Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Service Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (5.00%) Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Service Desk Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) IT Support
5 1 (5.00%) IT Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) Enterprise Storage
2 1 (5.00%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 15 (75.00%) Windows
2 12 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 12 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (10.00%) Windows Vista
4 1 (5.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (5.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (15.00%) Project Management
1 3 (15.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 3 (15.00%) Resource Management
1 3 (15.00%) Matrix Management
2 2 (10.00%) Security Architecture
2 2 (10.00%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (5.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.00%) SQL
1 2 (10.00%) VBScript
1 2 (10.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 12 (60.00%) MCSE
1 12 (60.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (15.00%) MCITP
3 2 (10.00%) CCNA
3 2 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (5.00%) MCSA
4 1 (5.00%) MCP
4 1 (5.00%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (5.00%) MCTS
System Software
1 12 (60.00%) Hyper-V
2 11 (55.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (20.00%) Active Directory
3 4 (20.00%) Terminal Services
4 2 (10.00%) XenApp
4 2 (10.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (10.00%) SCOM
1 2 (10.00%) Cacti
Vendors
1 13 (65.00%) Microsoft
2 11 (55.00%) VMware
3 2 (10.00%) SolarWinds
3 2 (10.00%) Citrix
3 2 (10.00%) Juniper
3 2 (10.00%) Cisco