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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 67 42 55
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +13
Permanent jobs citing WAN 10 17 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 1.39% 3.29% 2.58%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.49% 14.78% 12.98%
Number of salaries quoted 8 15 14
Average salary £45,000 £48,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.21% +29.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £43,600 £30,550
10% offered a salary of more than £45,416 £62,400 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £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
154 115 131
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 21.36% 22.24% 19.88%
Number of salaries quoted 131 98 124
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,700 £28,000 £28,000
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 24 December 2014.

WAN Salary Histogram in Guildford

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 18 (78.26%) LAN
2 13 (56.52%) Firewall
3 12 (52.17%) VPN
4 9 (39.13%) ITIL
4 9 (39.13%) Cisco Certification
5 8 (34.78%) Microsoft
6 7 (30.43%) Windows
6 7 (30.43%) SSL
6 7 (30.43%) Cisco
6 7 (30.43%) Wireless
6 7 (30.43%) IPsec
7 6 (26.09%) TCP/IP
7 6 (26.09%) SAN
8 5 (21.74%) Active Directory
8 5 (21.74%) Citrix
8 5 (21.74%) Hyper-V
9 4 (17.39%) VoIP
9 4 (17.39%) WLAN
9 4 (17.39%) CCNP
9 4 (17.39%) Siemens
9 4 (17.39%) Blackberry
9 4 (17.39%) Service Management
9 4 (17.39%) Risk Management
9 4 (17.39%) Telecoms
9 4 (17.39%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 4 (17.39%) Network Security
9 4 (17.39%) Polycom
9 4 (17.39%) Video Conferencing
9 4 (17.39%) Cisco ASA
9 4 (17.39%) FWSM

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 (13.04%) MS Exchange
1 3 (13.04%) Exchange Server 2003
1 3 (13.04%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (13.04%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (8.70%) Lync
Applications
1 3 (13.04%) MS Office
1 3 (13.04%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.70%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 18 (78.26%) LAN
2 13 (56.52%) Firewall
3 12 (52.17%) VPN
4 7 (30.43%) SSL
4 7 (30.43%) Wireless
4 7 (30.43%) IPsec
5 6 (26.09%) SAN
5 6 (26.09%) TCP/IP
6 4 (17.39%) VoIP
6 4 (17.39%) WLAN
6 4 (17.39%) Network Security
6 4 (17.39%) Cisco ASA
6 4 (17.39%) FWSM
7 3 (13.04%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 3 (13.04%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 3 (13.04%) SMTP
7 3 (13.04%) DHCP
7 3 (13.04%) ATM
7 3 (13.04%) DNS
7 3 (13.04%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.04%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.35%) Big Data
General
1 4 (17.39%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.35%) Legal
Job Titles
1 9 (39.13%) Network Engineer
2 5 (21.74%) Support Engineer
3 4 (17.39%) 3rd Line Support
4 3 (13.04%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
4 3 (13.04%) 1st Line Support Engineer
4 3 (13.04%) Analyst
4 3 (13.04%) Support Analyst
4 3 (13.04%) Network Support Analyst
4 3 (13.04%) 1st Line Support
4 3 (13.04%) Network Analyst
4 3 (13.04%) Network Support
5 2 (8.70%) Field Support Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Senior Network Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Project Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Technical Account Manager
5 2 (8.70%) Technical Manager
5 2 (8.70%) Account Manager
5 2 (8.70%) Designer
5 2 (8.70%) Network Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.70%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (17.39%) Blackberry
1 4 (17.39%) Video Conferencing
2 3 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (8.70%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 7 (30.43%) Windows
2 3 (13.04%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (13.04%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (13.04%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (13.04%) UNIX
3 2 (8.70%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (39.13%) ITIL
2 4 (17.39%) Service Management
2 4 (17.39%) Risk Management
2 4 (17.39%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 4 (17.39%) Server Monitoring
2 4 (17.39%) Kalman Filter
3 3 (13.04%) Product Management
3 3 (13.04%) Load Balancing
3 3 (13.04%) Service Delivery
4 2 (8.70%) Network Design
4 2 (8.70%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (8.70%) Unit Testing
4 2 (8.70%) System Testing
4 2 (8.70%) Network Management
5 1 (4.35%) SIEM
5 1 (4.35%) Cyber Security
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.70%) C++
1 2 (8.70%) VB
1 2 (8.70%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 9 (39.13%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (17.39%) CCNP
3 3 (13.04%) CCNA
4 2 (8.70%) CCDA
4 2 (8.70%) CCDP
4 2 (8.70%) VCDX
4 2 (8.70%) VCAP
4 2 (8.70%) CCIP
4 2 (8.70%) MCSE
4 2 (8.70%) MCSA
4 2 (8.70%) CCIE
4 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (8.70%) MCITP
5 1 (4.35%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (21.74%) Active Directory
1 5 (21.74%) Hyper-V
2 2 (8.70%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 3 (13.04%) SCCM
2 2 (8.70%) OpenView
Vendors
1 8 (34.78%) Microsoft
2 7 (30.43%) Cisco
3 5 (21.74%) Citrix
4 4 (17.39%) Siemens
4 4 (17.39%) Polycom
5 3 (13.04%) F5
5 3 (13.04%) VMware
6 2 (8.70%) Mitel
6 2 (8.70%) Altiris
6 2 (8.70%) BT
6 2 (8.70%) Juniper
6 2 (8.70%) Riverbed
6 2 (8.70%) SolarWinds
7 1 (4.35%) HP
Guildford, Surrey
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Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + bonus
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Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum circa
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