The first table below looks at the demand 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 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Guildford region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 64 69 49
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -20
Permanent jobs citing WAN 17 14 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 2.21% 1.60% 4.04%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.14% 6.70% 23.08%
Number of salaries quoted 12 8 23
Average salary £36,750 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.07% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £27,600 £30,300
10% offered a salary of more than £59,900 £41,000 £45,800
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Communications & Networking Category
Guildford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
140 209 104
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 18.21% 23.91% 17.51%
Number of salaries quoted 125 162 97
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £29,200 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,300 £45,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
WAN
Surrey

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 July 2014.

WAN Salary Histogram in Guildford

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 16 (72.73%) LAN
2 11 (50.00%) VPN
2 11 (50.00%) Firewall
3 9 (40.91%) TCP/IP
4 8 (36.36%) Telecoms
4 8 (36.36%) VMware
5 7 (31.82%) DNS
5 7 (31.82%) Microsoft
6 6 (27.27%) Cisco
6 6 (27.27%) F5
7 5 (22.73%) Load Balancing
7 5 (22.73%) VLAN
7 5 (22.73%) Citrix
7 5 (22.73%) DHCP
8 4 (18.18%) ATM
8 4 (18.18%) SMTP
8 4 (18.18%) UNIX
8 4 (18.18%) Windows
8 4 (18.18%) SSL
8 4 (18.18%) BIG-IP
8 4 (18.18%) Wireless
8 4 (18.18%) IPsec
8 4 (18.18%) Cloud Computing
8 4 (18.18%) Hyper-V
8 4 (18.18%) Product Management
8 4 (18.18%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 4 (18.18%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
9 3 (13.64%) Network Management
9 3 (13.64%) Network Design
9 3 (13.64%) VMware Infrastructure

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 1 (4.55%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (9.09%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (18.18%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 16 (72.73%) LAN
2 11 (50.00%) VPN
2 11 (50.00%) Firewall
3 9 (40.91%) TCP/IP
4 7 (31.82%) DNS
5 5 (22.73%) DHCP
5 5 (22.73%) VLAN
6 4 (18.18%) Wireless
6 4 (18.18%) IPsec
6 4 (18.18%) BIG-IP
6 4 (18.18%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 4 (18.18%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 4 (18.18%) SMTP
6 4 (18.18%) SSL
6 4 (18.18%) ATM
7 3 (13.64%) SAN
8 2 (9.09%) Internet
8 2 (9.09%) MPLS
8 2 (9.09%) MRTG
9 1 (4.55%) Symposium
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.55%) SQL Server
1 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (4.55%) Hadoop
General
1 8 (36.36%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (22.73%) Network Engineer
2 4 (18.18%) Network Analyst
2 4 (18.18%) Analyst
2 4 (18.18%) Technical Manager
3 3 (13.64%) Network Support
3 3 (13.64%) Technical Account Manager
3 3 (13.64%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
3 3 (13.64%) IT Manager
3 3 (13.64%) 3rd Line Support
3 3 (13.64%) Account Manager
3 3 (13.64%) Support Analyst
3 3 (13.64%) Network Support Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Network Designer
4 2 (9.09%) Administrator
4 2 (9.09%) Consultant
4 2 (9.09%) Graduate
4 2 (9.09%) Designer
4 2 (9.09%) IT Administrator
5 1 (4.55%) Junior Systems Administrator
5 1 (4.55%) Technical Services Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.55%) Lucene
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.09%) iSeries
2 1 (4.55%) Visualisation
2 1 (4.55%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (18.18%) UNIX
1 4 (18.18%) Windows
2 1 (4.55%) Linux
2 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (4.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (22.73%) Load Balancing
2 4 (18.18%) Product Management
3 3 (13.64%) Network Management
3 3 (13.64%) Network Design
4 2 (9.09%) Service Delivery
4 2 (9.09%) Change Management
4 2 (9.09%) PRINCE2
4 2 (9.09%) CRM
4 2 (9.09%) Kanban
5 1 (4.55%) ITIL
5 1 (4.55%) Performance Management
5 1 (4.55%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (4.55%) Mobile Device Management
5 1 (4.55%) Network Architecture
5 1 (4.55%) Configuration Management
5 1 (4.55%) Project Management
5 1 (4.55%) Service Management
5 1 (4.55%) ITSM
5 1 (4.55%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.55%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (13.64%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (9.09%) Degree
2 2 (9.09%) VCDX
2 2 (9.09%) VCAP
2 2 (9.09%) CCIE
2 2 (9.09%) CCIP
2 2 (9.09%) CCDA
2 2 (9.09%) CCDP
2 2 (9.09%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (4.55%) Avaya Certification
3 1 (4.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (4.55%) MCITP
3 1 (4.55%) CCNP
3 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (4.55%) MCP
System Software
1 4 (18.18%) Hyper-V
2 3 (13.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (9.09%) Active Directory
4 1 (4.55%) VMware ESX
4 1 (4.55%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (4.55%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 2 (9.09%) OpenView
2 1 (4.55%) NetBackup
2 1 (4.55%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 8 (36.36%) VMware
2 7 (31.82%) Microsoft
3 6 (27.27%) Cisco
3 6 (27.27%) F5
4 5 (22.73%) Citrix
5 3 (13.64%) IBM
5 3 (13.64%) Juniper
6 2 (9.09%) SolarWinds
6 2 (9.09%) Dell
7 1 (4.55%) Nortel
7 1 (4.55%) Avaya
7 1 (4.55%) SunGard
7 1 (4.55%) HP
7 1 (4.55%) Red Hat
7 1 (4.55%) Veeam
Guildford, Surrey
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