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 3 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 31 78 66
Rank change year-on-year
+47 -12
Permanent jobs citing WAN 44 10 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 6.40% 1.09% 2.13%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 26.67% 6.67% 7.79%
Number of salaries quoted 38 9 14
Average salary £55,000 £45,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,650 £23,200 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £61,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £37,750 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+11.25% +0.66%
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
165 150 244
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 24.02% 16.36% 27.29%
Number of salaries quoted 147 131 184
Average salary £55,000 £46,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.56% +2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £63,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 3 June 2015.

WAN Salary Histogram in Guildford

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 3 June 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 51 (87.93%) LAN
2 41 (70.69%) Cisco
3 33 (56.90%) Firewall
4 32 (55.17%) Cisco Certification
5 28 (48.28%) VPN
6 23 (39.66%) CCNP
7 21 (36.21%) Juniper
7 21 (36.21%) VoIP
8 20 (34.48%) CheckPoint
9 18 (31.03%) Telecoms
10 16 (27.59%) Wireless
10 16 (27.59%) CCIE
11 15 (25.86%) Ethical Hacking
11 15 (25.86%) Penetration Testing
11 15 (25.86%) Wireless Security
11 15 (25.86%) Cloud Computing
11 15 (25.86%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 15 (25.86%) DDoS Mitigation
11 15 (25.86%) Security Hardening
12 13 (22.41%) Microsoft
12 13 (22.41%) DNS
12 13 (22.41%) Windows
13 12 (20.69%) FortiGate
13 12 (20.69%) Fortinet
14 10 (17.24%) .NET
14 10 (17.24%) ITIL
15 9 (15.52%) Java
15 9 (15.52%) CCNA
15 9 (15.52%) IPsec
16 8 (13.79%) JTAPI

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 3 June 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 (3.45%) IIS
1 2 (3.45%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (1.72%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.72%) Lync
2 1 (1.72%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 8 (13.79%) MS Excel
2 4 (6.90%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 4 (6.90%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (3.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 15 (25.86%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (3.45%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 51 (87.93%) LAN
2 33 (56.90%) Firewall
3 28 (48.28%) VPN
4 21 (36.21%) VoIP
5 16 (27.59%) Wireless
6 15 (25.86%) Wireless Security
7 13 (22.41%) DNS
8 9 (15.52%) IPsec
9 8 (13.79%) Q.931
9 8 (13.79%) RTP
9 8 (13.79%) SSH
9 8 (13.79%) HTTPS
9 8 (13.79%) CTI
9 8 (13.79%) ISDN
9 8 (13.79%) PBX
9 8 (13.79%) LDAP
9 8 (13.79%) HTTP
9 8 (13.79%) VLAN
9 8 (13.79%) Asterisk PBX
10 5 (8.62%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.72%) MySQL
General
1 18 (31.03%) Telecoms
2 4 (6.90%) Finance
3 2 (3.45%) Marketing
3 2 (3.45%) Banking
3 2 (3.45%) Electronics
3 2 (3.45%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 27 (46.55%) Network Engineer
2 21 (36.21%) Architect
3 15 (25.86%) Senior Network Engineer
4 13 (22.41%) Network Architect
5 12 (20.69%) Security Architect
5 12 (20.69%) Security Engineer
5 12 (20.69%) Senior Security Architect
5 12 (20.69%) Senior Network Architect
5 12 (20.69%) Senior Network Security Engineer
5 12 (20.69%) Senior Security Engineer
5 12 (20.69%) Network Security Engineer
5 12 (20.69%) Network Security Architect
5 12 (20.69%) Senior Architect
6 8 (13.79%) Technical Architect
7 6 (10.34%) Support Engineer
8 5 (8.62%) 3rd Line Support
8 5 (8.62%) Network Designer
8 5 (8.62%) Designer
9 4 (6.90%) IT Support
9 4 (6.90%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (17.24%) .NET
2 8 (13.79%) JTAPI
2 8 (13.79%) VXML
2 8 (13.79%) Ajax
2 8 (13.79%) Web Services
2 8 (13.79%) HTML
2 8 (13.79%) CCXML
2 8 (13.79%) TAPI
3 1 (1.72%) XML
3 1 (1.72%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 15 (25.86%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 8 (13.79%) IVR
2 8 (13.79%) PKI
3 3 (5.17%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.45%) Statistics
4 2 (3.45%) Data Centre
4 2 (3.45%) DTV
4 2 (3.45%) Tandem
5 1 (1.72%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.72%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 13 (22.41%) Windows
2 6 (10.34%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (6.90%) Windows 8
3 4 (6.90%) Windows XP
4 3 (5.17%) Linux
4 3 (5.17%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.72%) UNIX
5 1 (1.72%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (25.86%) Ethical Hacking
1 15 (25.86%) Penetration Testing
1 15 (25.86%) DDoS Mitigation
1 15 (25.86%) Security Hardening
2 10 (17.24%) ITIL
3 8 (13.79%) CRM
4 4 (6.90%) Kalman Filter
4 4 (6.90%) Network Design
5 3 (5.17%) Cyber Security
5 3 (5.17%) Information Architecture
6 2 (3.45%) Digital Marketing
6 2 (3.45%) Integration Testing
6 2 (3.45%) Network Architecture
6 2 (3.45%) Network Management
6 2 (3.45%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (3.45%) PRINCE2
6 2 (3.45%) Programme Management
6 2 (3.45%) Process Management
6 2 (3.45%) Project Management
7 1 (1.72%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 9 (15.52%) Java
2 8 (13.79%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.72%) Shell Script
3 1 (1.72%) Perl
3 1 (1.72%) PHP
3 1 (1.72%) SQL
3 1 (1.72%) C
3 1 (1.72%) C#
3 1 (1.72%) C++
3 1 (1.72%) Python
Qualifications
1 32 (55.17%) Cisco Certification
2 23 (39.66%) CCNP
3 16 (27.59%) CCIE
4 9 (15.52%) CCNA
5 7 (12.07%) SC Cleared
5 7 (12.07%) Security Cleared
6 6 (10.34%) CCDA
7 5 (8.62%) JNCIA
7 5 (8.62%) CCDP
8 4 (6.90%) VCDX
8 4 (6.90%) VCAP
8 4 (6.90%) CCIP
8 4 (6.90%) CCSA
9 3 (5.17%) Degree
10 2 (3.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 1 (1.72%) CISM
11 1 (1.72%) JNCIP
11 1 (1.72%) CISSP
11 1 (1.72%) Microsoft Certification
11 1 (1.72%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (13.79%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (10.34%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (3.45%) Terminal Services
3 1 (1.72%) Snort
3 1 (1.72%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 12 (20.69%) FortiGate
2 2 (3.45%) Iperf
Vendors
1 41 (70.69%) Cisco
2 21 (36.21%) Juniper
3 20 (34.48%) CheckPoint
4 13 (22.41%) Microsoft
5 12 (20.69%) Fortinet
6 8 (13.79%) Nortel
6 8 (13.79%) Genesys
6 8 (13.79%) Avaya
7 4 (6.90%) Adobe
8 3 (5.17%) VMware
9 2 (3.45%) SolarWinds
9 2 (3.45%) F5
9 2 (3.45%) SAP
9 2 (3.45%) HP
10 1 (1.72%) Blue Coat
10 1 (1.72%) Sourcefire
10 1 (1.72%) Siemens
10 1 (1.72%) Oracle
10 1 (1.72%) Polycom
Guildford, Surrey
The People Network
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Guildford
People Source
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Guildford
The People Network
Salary: £55000 - £68000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago