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 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 22 76 75
Rank change year-on-year
+54 -1
Permanent jobs citing WAN 69 14 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 9.80% 1.60% 1.88%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 38.12% 8.81% 7.59%
Number of salaries quoted 59 11 12
Average salary £55,000 £42,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.41% +30.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,700 £23,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £61,000 £41,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
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
181 159 224
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 25.71% 18.21% 24.75%
Number of salaries quoted 161 139 176
Average salary £55,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £22,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 7 July 2015.

WAN Salary Histogram in Guildford

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 82 (91.11%) LAN
2 71 (78.89%) Cisco
3 61 (67.78%) Firewall
4 47 (52.22%) Cisco Certification
5 41 (45.56%) CCNP
6 37 (41.11%) VPN
7 31 (34.44%) VoIP
8 26 (28.89%) Juniper
9 25 (27.78%) CheckPoint
10 24 (26.67%) Telecoms
11 23 (25.56%) DNS
11 23 (25.56%) Microsoft
12 20 (22.22%) Windows
12 20 (22.22%) Wireless
13 19 (21.11%) Ethical Hacking
13 19 (21.11%) MS Excel
13 19 (21.11%) Penetration Testing
13 19 (21.11%) Wireless Security
13 19 (21.11%) Cloud Computing
13 19 (21.11%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
13 19 (21.11%) Security Hardening
14 18 (20.00%) VLAN
15 16 (17.78%) CCIE
15 16 (17.78%) Fortinet
15 16 (17.78%) FortiGate
16 15 (16.67%) Hyper-V
16 15 (16.67%) .NET
16 15 (16.67%) VMware
17 14 (15.56%) IPsec
17 14 (15.56%) Java

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 6 (6.67%) MS Exchange
1 6 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (3.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 2 (2.22%) IIS
4 1 (1.11%) Lync
Applications
1 19 (21.11%) MS Excel
2 5 (5.56%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 5 (5.56%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (3.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 19 (21.11%) Cloud Computing
2 7 (7.78%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 82 (91.11%) LAN
2 61 (67.78%) Firewall
3 37 (41.11%) VPN
4 31 (34.44%) VoIP
5 23 (25.56%) DNS
6 20 (22.22%) Wireless
7 19 (21.11%) Wireless Security
8 18 (20.00%) VLAN
9 14 (15.56%) IPsec
10 13 (14.44%) RTP
10 13 (14.44%) Q.931
10 13 (14.44%) SSH
10 13 (14.44%) Asterisk PBX
10 13 (14.44%) HTTPS
10 13 (14.44%) HTTP
10 13 (14.44%) CTI
10 13 (14.44%) PBX
10 13 (14.44%) LDAP
10 13 (14.44%) ISDN
11 10 (11.11%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (6.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.11%) MySQL
General
1 24 (26.67%) Telecoms
2 10 (11.11%) Finance
3 6 (6.67%) Banking
4 3 (3.33%) Manufacturing
4 3 (3.33%) Electronics
4 3 (3.33%) Marketing
5 1 (1.11%) Retail
Job Titles
1 35 (38.89%) Network Engineer
2 32 (35.56%) Architect
3 26 (28.89%) Senior Network Engineer
4 19 (21.11%) Network Architect
5 17 (18.89%) Security Engineer
5 17 (18.89%) Senior Security Engineer
5 17 (18.89%) Network Security Engineer
5 17 (18.89%) Senior Network Security Engineer
6 16 (17.78%) Senior Network Architect
6 16 (17.78%) Senior Architect
6 16 (17.78%) Network Security Architect
6 16 (17.78%) Senior Security Architect
6 16 (17.78%) Security Architect
7 13 (14.44%) Technical Architect
8 7 (7.78%) Support Engineer
9 6 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support
9 6 (6.67%) Project Manager
10 5 (5.56%) Systems Engineer
10 5 (5.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 5 (5.56%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (16.67%) .NET
2 13 (14.44%) Web Services
2 13 (14.44%) HTML
2 13 (14.44%) VXML
2 13 (14.44%) JTAPI
2 13 (14.44%) Ajax
2 13 (14.44%) TAPI
2 13 (14.44%) CCXML
3 1 (1.11%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 19 (21.11%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 13 (14.44%) Data Centre
2 13 (14.44%) PKI
2 13 (14.44%) IVR
3 3 (3.33%) Tandem
3 3 (3.33%) DTV
3 3 (3.33%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.22%) Statistics
5 1 (1.11%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 20 (22.22%) Windows
2 11 (12.22%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (11.11%) Windows 8
4 8 (8.89%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (6.67%) Linux
6 5 (5.56%) Windows XP
6 5 (5.56%) Windows 7
7 1 (1.11%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (21.11%) Ethical Hacking
1 19 (21.11%) Penetration Testing
1 19 (21.11%) Security Hardening
2 14 (15.56%) ITIL
3 13 (14.44%) CRM
4 7 (7.78%) Project Management
5 6 (6.67%) PRINCE2
6 5 (5.56%) Kalman Filter
7 4 (4.44%) Business Continuity
7 4 (4.44%) Disaster Recovery
7 4 (4.44%) Security Management
8 3 (3.33%) Programme Management
8 3 (3.33%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (3.33%) Process Management
8 3 (3.33%) Cyber Security
8 3 (3.33%) Digital Marketing
8 3 (3.33%) Integration Testing
8 3 (3.33%) Information Architecture
9 2 (2.22%) Network Management
9 2 (2.22%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 14 (15.56%) Java
2 13 (14.44%) JavaScript
3 2 (2.22%) SQL
4 1 (1.11%) Python
4 1 (1.11%) Shell Script
4 1 (1.11%) C
4 1 (1.11%) C#
4 1 (1.11%) C++
4 1 (1.11%) Perl
4 1 (1.11%) PHP
Qualifications
1 47 (52.22%) Cisco Certification
2 41 (45.56%) CCNP
3 16 (17.78%) CCIE
4 10 (11.11%) CCNA
5 8 (8.89%) CCDA
6 7 (7.78%) SC Cleared
6 7 (7.78%) Security Cleared
7 6 (6.67%) JNCIA
7 6 (6.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 6 (6.67%) CCDP
8 5 (5.56%) CCSA
9 3 (3.33%) Degree
10 2 (2.22%) JNCIP
11 1 (1.11%) CCSE
11 1 (1.11%) CISM
11 1 (1.11%) CISSP
11 1 (1.11%) CCSP
11 1 (1.11%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (14.44%) PCI DSS
2 3 (3.33%) SLA
3 1 (1.11%) HL7
3 1 (1.11%) DICOM
System Software
1 15 (16.67%) Hyper-V
2 11 (12.22%) Active Directory
3 10 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (2.22%) Terminal Services
5 1 (1.11%) VMware Workstation
5 1 (1.11%) Snort
5 1 (1.11%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 16 (17.78%) FortiGate
2 2 (2.22%) Iperf
3 1 (1.11%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 71 (78.89%) Cisco
2 26 (28.89%) Juniper
3 25 (27.78%) CheckPoint
4 23 (25.56%) Microsoft
5 16 (17.78%) Fortinet
6 15 (16.67%) VMware
7 13 (14.44%) Genesys
7 13 (14.44%) Nortel
7 13 (14.44%) Avaya
8 10 (11.11%) HP
9 8 (8.89%) Blue Coat
10 5 (5.56%) Adobe
11 3 (3.33%) SAP
12 2 (2.22%) SolarWinds
12 2 (2.22%) F5
13 1 (1.11%) Polycom
13 1 (1.11%) Sourcefire
13 1 (1.11%) Mitel
13 1 (1.11%) Oracle
13 1 (1.11%) Siemens
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