The table below looks at the statistics for WAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Guildford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WAN over the 3 months to 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 51 85 72
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -13
Permanent jobs citing WAN 25 7 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 3.42% 0.77% 1.80%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 15.72% 4.35% 7.92%
Number of salaries quoted 23 7 12
Average salary £37,500 £48,500 £46,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.68% +4.86%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,700 £47,100 £30,750
10% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £62,000 £75,250
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+10.66% -
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 Guildford region.

Communications & Networking Category
Guildford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
159 161 202
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 21.78% 17.75% 22.77%
Number of salaries quoted 148 135 144
Average salary £42,500 £46,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +16.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

WAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

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

WAN Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

WAN
Salary Trend in Guildford

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

WAN Salary Trend in Guildford

WAN
Salary Histogram in Guildford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WAN across the Guildford region over the 3 months to 21 April 2015.

WAN Salary Histogram in Guildford

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT jobs across the Guildford 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 33 (91.67%) LAN
2 24 (66.67%) Cisco
3 20 (55.56%) Cisco Certification
3 20 (55.56%) Firewall
4 17 (47.22%) VPN
5 13 (36.11%) CCNP
6 12 (33.33%) VoIP
6 12 (33.33%) Telecoms
7 11 (30.56%) Wireless
8 10 (27.78%) Windows
8 10 (27.78%) Juniper
9 9 (25.00%) ITIL
9 9 (25.00%) Microsoft
9 9 (25.00%) Cloud Computing
10 8 (22.22%) CCIE
11 7 (19.44%) CheckPoint
11 7 (19.44%) Wireless Security
11 7 (19.44%) Ethical Hacking
11 7 (19.44%) Penetration Testing
12 6 (16.67%) IPsec
12 6 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
13 5 (13.89%) DNS
13 5 (13.89%) Network Security
13 5 (13.89%) Cisco ASA
14 4 (11.11%) Polycom
14 4 (11.11%) Video Conferencing
14 4 (11.11%) Fortinet
14 4 (11.11%) Network Management
14 4 (11.11%) SolarWinds
14 4 (11.11%) VCDX

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT jobs across the Guildford 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 2 (5.56%) IIS
1 2 (5.56%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (2.78%) Lync
2 1 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (2.78%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (8.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 9 (25.00%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (5.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 33 (91.67%) LAN
2 20 (55.56%) Firewall
3 17 (47.22%) VPN
4 12 (33.33%) VoIP
5 11 (30.56%) Wireless
6 7 (19.44%) Wireless Security
7 6 (16.67%) IPsec
8 5 (13.89%) Network Security
8 5 (13.89%) Cisco ASA
8 5 (13.89%) DNS
9 4 (11.11%) SSL
9 4 (11.11%) SAN
9 4 (11.11%) WLAN
9 4 (11.11%) FWSM
10 2 (5.56%) Asterisk PBX
10 2 (5.56%) MRTG
10 2 (5.56%) SSH
10 2 (5.56%) VLAN
10 2 (5.56%) Cisco IPT
10 2 (5.56%) Wireshark
General
1 12 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (44.44%) Network Engineer
2 7 (19.44%) Support Engineer
2 7 (19.44%) Senior Network Engineer
3 6 (16.67%) Architect
4 5 (13.89%) 3rd Line Support
5 4 (11.11%) Network Security Engineer
5 4 (11.11%) Network Designer
5 4 (11.11%) Security Architect
5 4 (11.11%) Security Engineer
5 4 (11.11%) Network Architect
5 4 (11.11%) Senior Security Engineer
5 4 (11.11%) Senior Security Architect
5 4 (11.11%) Senior Network Architect
5 4 (11.11%) Senior Network Security Engineer
5 4 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 4 (11.11%) Designer
5 4 (11.11%) Senior Architect
5 4 (11.11%) Network Security Architect
6 3 (8.33%) Network Security Manager
6 3 (8.33%) Network Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.11%) .NET
2 2 (5.56%) Web Services
2 2 (5.56%) WAP
2 2 (5.56%) VXML
2 2 (5.56%) JTAPI
2 2 (5.56%) Ajax
2 2 (5.56%) TAPI
2 2 (5.56%) CCXML
2 2 (5.56%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.11%) Video Conferencing
2 3 (8.33%) Management Information System
3 2 (5.56%) IVR
3 2 (5.56%) PKI
3 2 (5.56%) Statistics
3 2 (5.56%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 10 (27.78%) Windows
2 6 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (5.56%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (25.00%) ITIL
2 7 (19.44%) Ethical Hacking
2 7 (19.44%) Penetration Testing
3 4 (11.11%) Network Design
3 4 (11.11%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 4 (11.11%) Service Management
3 4 (11.11%) Risk Management
3 4 (11.11%) Network Management
3 4 (11.11%) Server Monitoring
4 3 (8.33%) Cyber Security
4 3 (8.33%) Information Architecture
5 2 (5.56%) Network Architecture
5 2 (5.56%) CRM
6 1 (2.78%) Validation
6 1 (2.78%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.56%) Java
1 2 (5.56%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 20 (55.56%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (36.11%) CCNP
3 8 (22.22%) CCIE
4 4 (11.11%) CCIP
4 4 (11.11%) CCNA
4 4 (11.11%) CCDA
4 4 (11.11%) CCDP
4 4 (11.11%) VCDX
4 4 (11.11%) VCAP
5 3 (8.33%) CCSA
5 3 (8.33%) JNCIA
5 3 (8.33%) SC Cleared
5 3 (8.33%) Security Cleared
6 1 (2.78%) Degree
6 1 (2.78%) CISSP
6 1 (2.78%) CCSP
6 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (2.78%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.56%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (8.33%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.56%) Terminal Services
3 1 (2.78%) Snort
3 1 (2.78%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (11.11%) FortiGate
2 2 (5.56%) Iperf
2 2 (5.56%) OpenView
Vendors
1 24 (66.67%) Cisco
2 10 (27.78%) Juniper
3 9 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 7 (19.44%) CheckPoint
5 4 (11.11%) Fortinet
5 4 (11.11%) Polycom
5 4 (11.11%) SolarWinds
5 4 (11.11%) Siemens
6 2 (5.56%) Genesys
6 2 (5.56%) Nortel
6 2 (5.56%) Avaya
7 1 (2.78%) HP
7 1 (2.78%) VMware
7 1 (2.78%) Sourcefire
7 1 (2.78%) F5
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