The table below looks at the statistics for WAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Farnborough region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WAN over the 3 months to 4 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 48 33 32
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -1
Permanent jobs citing WAN 11 8 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 3.18% 3.38% 3.77%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.89% 12.12% 16.07%
Number of salaries quoted 8 3 9
Median salary £40,000 £36,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -40.00%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £41,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +10.66%
WAN
Hampshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Farnborough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
101 66 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 29.19% 27.85% 23.43%
Number of salaries quoted 84 56 44
Median salary £38,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-23.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

WAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Farnborough

The demand trend of job ads across the Farnborough region citing WAN as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

WAN Jobs Demand Trend in Farnborough

WAN
Salary Trend in Farnborough

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

WAN Salary Trend in Farnborough

WAN
Salary Histogram in Farnborough

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WAN across the Farnborough region over the 3 months to 4 May 2016.

WAN Salary Histogram in Farnborough

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Farnborough

For the 6 months to 4 May 2016, IT jobs citing WAN also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Farnborough region with a requirement for WAN.

1 10 (90.91%) LAN
2 5 (45.45%) Windows
2 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
2 5 (45.45%) Telecoms
3 4 (36.36%) Firewall
3 4 (36.36%) Wi-Fi
3 4 (36.36%) CCTV
3 4 (36.36%) Driving Licence
4 3 (27.27%) Windows Server
4 3 (27.27%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (27.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 3 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (27.27%) Active Directory
4 3 (27.27%) Cisco
4 3 (27.27%) VMware
4 3 (27.27%) MS Exchange
4 3 (27.27%) SAN
4 3 (27.27%) MS Excel
4 3 (27.27%) SQL
5 2 (18.18%) MS Office
5 2 (18.18%) ITIL
5 2 (18.18%) Windows XP
5 2 (18.18%) HTTP
5 2 (18.18%) TCP/IP
5 2 (18.18%) SLA
5 2 (18.18%) TOWER Software
5 2 (18.18%) Cisco Certification

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Farnborough by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2013
1 3 (27.27%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (27.27%) MS Excel
2 2 (18.18%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 10 (90.91%) LAN
2 4 (36.36%) Firewall
2 4 (36.36%) Wi-Fi
3 3 (27.27%) SAN
4 2 (18.18%) HTTP
4 2 (18.18%) TCP/IP
5 1 (9.09%) BIG-IP
5 1 (9.09%) DHCP
5 1 (9.09%) DNS
5 1 (9.09%) Ethereal
5 1 (9.09%) MPLS
5 1 (9.09%) tcpdump
5 1 (9.09%) Wireshark
5 1 (9.09%) WLAN
General
1 5 (45.45%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Support Engineer
2 4 (36.36%) IT Support
2 4 (36.36%) Support Team Leader
2 4 (36.36%) Team Leader
3 3 (27.27%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
3 3 (27.27%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
3 3 (27.27%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 3 (27.27%) 3rd Line Support
3 3 (27.27%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) Desktop Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) Network Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) VMware Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) VMware Support Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Designer
5 1 (9.09%) IP Network Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Network Designer
5 1 (9.09%) Network Monitoring Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Network Support
5 1 (9.09%) WLAN Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) CCTV
1 4 (36.36%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 5 (45.45%) Windows
2 3 (27.27%) Windows Server
2 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (18.18%) Windows 7
3 2 (18.18%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (18.18%) Incident Management
1 2 (18.18%) ITIL
1 2 (18.18%) Service Delivery
2 1 (9.09%) Network Design
2 1 (9.09%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (18.18%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (18.18%) SC Cleared
2 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
3 1 (9.09%) CCNA
3 1 (9.09%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (27.27%) Active Directory
1 3 (27.27%) VMware ESXi
1 3 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (9.09%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) Nagios
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
2 3 (27.27%) Cisco
2 3 (27.27%) VMware
3 2 (18.18%) TOWER Software
4 1 (9.09%) Aruba
4 1 (9.09%) Blue Coat
4 1 (9.09%) CheckPoint
4 1 (9.09%) F5
4 1 (9.09%) Forcepoint
4 1 (9.09%) Palo Alto
4 1 (9.09%) SolarWinds
4 1 (9.09%) SonicWALL