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 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 61 54 56
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +2
Permanent jobs citing WAN 13 12 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 2.07% 2.23% 2.42%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.90% 9.92% 10.45%
Number of salaries quoted 9 10 11
Average salary £45,000 £48,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.21% +14.11%
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.31% +1.33%
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
146 121 134
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 23.21% 22.53% 23.18%
Number of salaries quoted 124 105 122
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +9.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 29 January 2015.

WAN Salary Histogram in Guildford

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 19 (90.48%) LAN
2 13 (61.90%) Cisco Certification
3 11 (52.38%) Firewall
4 10 (47.62%) VPN
4 10 (47.62%) ITIL
5 9 (42.86%) Cisco
6 8 (38.10%) Windows
7 7 (33.33%) SAN
8 6 (28.57%) Microsoft
8 6 (28.57%) CCNP
8 6 (28.57%) Telecoms
9 5 (23.81%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 5 (23.81%) Service Management
9 5 (23.81%) Wireless
9 5 (23.81%) IPsec
9 5 (23.81%) Risk Management
9 5 (23.81%) Active Directory
9 5 (23.81%) Siemens
9 5 (23.81%) SSL
9 5 (23.81%) VoIP
9 5 (23.81%) WLAN
9 5 (23.81%) Network Security
9 5 (23.81%) Polycom
9 5 (23.81%) Video Conferencing
9 5 (23.81%) Cisco ASA
9 5 (23.81%) FWSM
9 5 (23.81%) Server Monitoring
10 4 (19.05%) Kalman Filter
10 4 (19.05%) VCAP
10 4 (19.05%) Windows Server 2008

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 3 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2003
1 3 (14.29%) MS Exchange
1 3 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (9.52%) Lync
Applications
1 4 (19.05%) MS Excel
2 3 (14.29%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.52%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 19 (90.48%) LAN
2 11 (52.38%) Firewall
3 10 (47.62%) VPN
4 7 (33.33%) SAN
5 5 (23.81%) Wireless
5 5 (23.81%) IPsec
5 5 (23.81%) SSL
5 5 (23.81%) VoIP
5 5 (23.81%) WLAN
5 5 (23.81%) Network Security
5 5 (23.81%) Cisco ASA
5 5 (23.81%) FWSM
6 2 (9.52%) MRTG
6 2 (9.52%) MPLS
6 2 (9.52%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (4.76%) Cisco PIX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.76%) Big Data
General
1 6 (28.57%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.76%) Legal
Job Titles
1 9 (42.86%) Network Engineer
2 5 (23.81%) Support Engineer
3 4 (19.05%) Designer
3 4 (19.05%) Network Designer
4 3 (14.29%) Senior Network Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) 1st Line Support
4 3 (14.29%) 1st Line Support Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Account Manager
5 2 (9.52%) Project Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Technical Account Manager
5 2 (9.52%) Technical Manager
5 2 (9.52%) Field Support Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Field Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Network Specialist
6 1 (4.76%) Network Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Security Architect
6 1 (4.76%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (4.76%) Field Service Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.52%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (23.81%) Video Conferencing
2 4 (19.05%) Blackberry
3 3 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (9.52%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 8 (38.10%) Windows
2 4 (19.05%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (9.52%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (47.62%) ITIL
2 5 (23.81%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 5 (23.81%) Service Management
2 5 (23.81%) Risk Management
2 5 (23.81%) Server Monitoring
3 4 (19.05%) Kalman Filter
3 4 (19.05%) Network Design
4 3 (14.29%) Service Delivery
5 2 (9.52%) System Testing
5 2 (9.52%) Network Management
5 2 (9.52%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (9.52%) Unit Testing
6 1 (4.76%) SIEM
6 1 (4.76%) Cyber Security
Programming Languages
1 2 (9.52%) PowerShell
1 2 (9.52%) C++
1 2 (9.52%) VB
Qualifications
1 13 (61.90%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (28.57%) CCNP
3 4 (19.05%) VCAP
3 4 (19.05%) VCDX
3 4 (19.05%) CCDA
3 4 (19.05%) CCDP
3 4 (19.05%) CCIP
3 4 (19.05%) CCIE
4 3 (14.29%) CCNA
5 2 (9.52%) MCSE
5 2 (9.52%) MCSA
5 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (9.52%) MCITP
6 1 (4.76%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (23.81%) Active Directory
2 2 (9.52%) vCloud
2 2 (9.52%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (14.29%) SCCM
2 2 (9.52%) OpenView
Vendors
1 9 (42.86%) Cisco
2 6 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 5 (23.81%) Siemens
3 5 (23.81%) Polycom
4 2 (9.52%) Riverbed
4 2 (9.52%) SolarWinds
4 2 (9.52%) Juniper
4 2 (9.52%) BT
4 2 (9.52%) Citrix
4 2 (9.52%) Mitel
4 2 (9.52%) Altiris
5 1 (4.76%) HP
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