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 30 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 47 36 35
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -1
Permanent jobs citing WAN 9 16 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 2.42% 5.23% 3.58%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.54% 15.69% 13.51%
Number of salaries quoted 9 13 10
Median salary £29,000 £50,000 £32,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-42.00% +52.67%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
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
78 102 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 20.97% 33.33% 26.52%
Number of salaries quoted 70 94 66
Median salary £41,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.68% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £65,000 £50,000
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Farnborough

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 16 (100.00%) LAN
2 13 (81.25%) Windows
3 12 (75.00%) MS Exchange
3 12 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 12 (75.00%) Active Directory
4 10 (62.50%) MS Excel
4 10 (62.50%) MS Office
5 9 (56.25%) Wyse
5 9 (56.25%) Microsoft Certification
5 9 (56.25%) Security Cleared
5 9 (56.25%) Windows 7
5 9 (56.25%) Windows 8
5 9 (56.25%) Windows 10
6 8 (50.00%) SC Cleared
6 8 (50.00%) Driving Licence
7 4 (25.00%) IVR
7 4 (25.00%) IP Telephony
7 4 (25.00%) Windows Server
7 4 (25.00%) Software Deployment
7 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (25.00%) Network Architecture
7 4 (25.00%) VoIP
7 4 (25.00%) TCP/IP
7 4 (25.00%) GSM
7 4 (25.00%) SQL
7 4 (25.00%) Telecoms
7 4 (25.00%) Finance
7 4 (25.00%) Project Management
7 4 (25.00%) Service Management
8 3 (18.75%) SAN

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 12 (75.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 10 (62.50%) MS Excel
1 10 (62.50%) MS Office
2 1 (6.25%) MS Project
2 1 (6.25%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 16 (100.00%) LAN
2 4 (25.00%) GSM
2 4 (25.00%) IP Telephony
2 4 (25.00%) TCP/IP
2 4 (25.00%) VoIP
3 3 (18.75%) Firewall
3 3 (18.75%) SAN
4 1 (6.25%) Asterisk PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 4 (25.00%) Finance
1 4 (25.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (6.25%) Legal
Job Titles
1 9 (56.25%) 2nd Line Engineer
1 9 (56.25%) Desktop Engineer
2 4 (25.00%) Service Manager
2 4 (25.00%) Telecoms Manager
3 3 (18.75%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
3 3 (18.75%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) 3rd Line Support
3 3 (18.75%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) IT Manager
3 3 (18.75%) IT Services Manager
3 3 (18.75%) Support Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) VMware Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) VMware Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 8 (50.00%) Driving Licence
2 4 (25.00%) IVR
3 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (6.25%) CESG
3 1 (6.25%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 13 (81.25%) Windows
2 9 (56.25%) Windows 10
2 9 (56.25%) Windows 7
2 9 (56.25%) Windows 8
3 4 (25.00%) Windows Server
3 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (25.00%) Network Architecture
1 4 (25.00%) Project Management
1 4 (25.00%) Service Management
1 4 (25.00%) Software Deployment
2 1 (6.25%) BCP
2 1 (6.25%) Business Continuity
2 1 (6.25%) Business Continuity Management
2 1 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (6.25%) Problem Management
2 1 (6.25%) Service Delivery
2 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (6.25%) Telemarketing
Programming Languages
1 4 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (56.25%) Microsoft Certification
1 9 (56.25%) Security Cleared
2 8 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 3 (18.75%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 12 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (18.75%) VMware ESXi
2 3 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 12 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (56.25%) Wyse
3 3 (18.75%) Cisco
3 3 (18.75%) VMware
4 1 (6.25%) Genesys