The table below looks at the statistics for WAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WAN over the 3 months to 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 73 75 112
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +37
Permanent jobs citing WAN 144 108 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 3.75% 3.25% 2.00%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 18.41% 16.07% 7.96%
Number of salaries quoted 129 84 74
Average salary £38,500 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.46% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £24,000 £24,150
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £52,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +1.33%
WAN
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Hampshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Hampshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
782 672 1068
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 20.35% 20.23% 25.12%
Number of salaries quoted 678 542 865
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,600 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

WAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WAN across the Hampshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

WAN Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

WAN
Salary Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WAN across the Hampshire region.

WAN Salary Trend in Hampshire

WAN
Salary Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WAN across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 22 December 2014.

WAN Salary Histogram in Hampshire

WAN
Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WAN within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 22 December 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Basingstoke +21 42 £32,500 -23.52% 2
Southampton +9 34 £40,000 +23.07% 4
Andover -3 16 £45,000 +87.50%
Farnborough +14 9 £32,500 -16.66% 1
Gosport - 8 £45,000 - 1
Fareham -3 5 £35,000 +52.17%
Portsmouth -26 4 £23,750 -29.10% 1
Eastleigh - 3 £45,000 -
Ringwood - 1 £20,000 - 1
Hook - 1 - -
WAN
South East

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the Hampshire 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.

1 201 (74.44%) LAN
2 140 (51.85%) Windows
3 105 (38.89%) Firewall
4 95 (35.19%) Cisco
5 90 (33.33%) VMware
6 85 (31.48%) TCP/IP
7 82 (30.37%) Microsoft
8 76 (28.15%) Cisco Certification
9 71 (26.30%) MS Excel
10 65 (24.07%) Security Cleared
11 63 (23.33%) ITIL
12 61 (22.59%) SC Cleared
13 59 (21.85%) Linux
14 58 (21.48%) Windows Server 2012
15 57 (21.11%) Windows Server 2008
15 57 (21.11%) CCNP
16 53 (19.63%) Active Directory
16 53 (19.63%) VMware Infrastructure
17 52 (19.26%) VoIP
18 49 (18.15%) CCNA
19 44 (16.30%) DNS
19 44 (16.30%) MS Exchange
20 40 (14.81%) SQL Server
21 39 (14.44%) BGP
22 38 (14.07%) SQL
22 38 (14.07%) DV Cleared
23 37 (13.70%) VPN
23 37 (13.70%) SLA
24 34 (12.59%) MS Office
25 33 (12.22%) CheckPoint

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the Hampshire 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 44 (16.30%) MS Exchange
2 24 (8.89%) Exchange Server 2010
3 21 (7.78%) SharePoint
4 20 (7.41%) IIS
4 20 (7.41%) CMS
5 15 (5.56%) Lync
6 14 (5.19%) Exchange Server 2013
7 10 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2007
8 7 (2.59%) Exchange Server 2003
9 5 (1.85%) SharePoint Server
9 5 (1.85%) WebSphere
9 5 (1.85%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (0.37%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 1 (0.37%) SharePoint 2013
10 1 (0.37%) Lotus Domino
10 1 (0.37%) GroupWise
Applications
1 71 (26.30%) MS Excel
2 34 (12.59%) MS Office
3 3 (1.11%) MS Visio
3 3 (1.11%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.74%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 6 (2.22%) SalesLogix
2 4 (1.48%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (1.48%) GoldMine
3 1 (0.37%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.37%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.37%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.37%) Compiere
Cloud Services
1 15 (5.56%) Cloud Computing
2 8 (2.96%) Office 365
3 5 (1.85%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 201 (74.44%) LAN
2 105 (38.89%) Firewall
3 85 (31.48%) TCP/IP
4 52 (19.26%) VoIP
5 44 (16.30%) DNS
6 39 (14.44%) BGP
7 37 (13.70%) VPN
8 33 (12.22%) VLAN
9 31 (11.48%) SAN
9 31 (11.48%) MPLS
9 31 (11.48%) OSPF
10 29 (10.74%) SSL
11 28 (10.37%) Wireshark
12 27 (10.00%) Internet
12 27 (10.00%) Wireless
13 22 (8.15%) Cisco ASA
14 21 (7.78%) Cisco IOS
15 20 (7.41%) HTTP
15 20 (7.41%) SMTP
16 18 (6.67%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (14.81%) SQL Server
2 20 (7.41%) Crystal Reports
2 20 (7.41%) Oracle Reports
3 10 (3.70%) SQL Server 2005
4 8 (2.96%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (2.22%) Oracle Database
6 4 (1.48%) DB2
7 3 (1.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (0.74%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (0.37%) SAP Data Services
9 1 (0.37%) MySQL
9 1 (0.37%) Oracle BI EE
9 1 (0.37%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 9 (3.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 18 (6.67%) Finance
2 17 (6.30%) Telecoms
3 5 (1.85%) Retail
3 5 (1.85%) French Language
3 5 (1.85%) German Language
4 4 (1.48%) Spanish Language
5 3 (1.11%) Marketing
5 3 (1.11%) Aerospace
5 3 (1.11%) Manufacturing
6 2 (0.74%) Publishing
6 2 (0.74%) Military
6 2 (0.74%) Banking
6 2 (0.74%) Electronics
7 1 (0.37%) Front Office
7 1 (0.37%) Law
Job Titles
1 62 (22.96%) Network Engineer
2 37 (13.70%) Analyst
3 28 (10.37%) IT Support
4 25 (9.26%) Support Engineer
5 24 (8.89%) Senior Network Engineer
6 17 (6.30%) 3rd Line Support
7 15 (5.56%) Consultant
8 14 (5.19%) Security Analyst
9 13 (4.81%) Service Desk Analyst
9 13 (4.81%) Service Analyst
10 10 (3.70%) Architect
10 10 (3.70%) Team Leader
10 10 (3.70%) Help Desk Support
11 9 (3.33%) Network Support
12 8 (2.96%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 8 (2.96%) Support Technician
12 8 (2.96%) Technology Manager
13 7 (2.59%) Technical Services Analyst
13 7 (2.59%) Network Consultant
13 7 (2.59%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (7.41%) HTML
1 20 (7.41%) .NET
1 20 (7.41%) ASP.NET
1 20 (7.41%) CSS
1 20 (7.41%) Ajax
2 7 (2.59%) Web Services
3 5 (1.85%) WAP
4 3 (1.11%) Middleware
5 1 (0.37%) ActiveMQ
5 1 (0.37%) WebSphere Message Broker
5 1 (0.37%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 17 (6.30%) Management Information System
2 12 (4.44%) Video Conferencing
3 11 (4.07%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (3.70%) Fat Client
4 10 (3.70%) Thin Client
4 10 (3.70%) Blackberry
5 8 (2.96%) PKI
6 7 (2.59%) Open Source
7 6 (2.22%) iPhone
8 5 (1.85%) CESG
8 5 (1.85%) Cryptography
8 5 (1.85%) iPad
9 4 (1.48%) Kindle
10 3 (1.11%) Mainframe
11 2 (0.74%) PDA
11 2 (0.74%) Wiki
12 1 (0.37%) Computer Science
12 1 (0.37%) Smart Meter
12 1 (0.37%) FMCG
12 1 (0.37%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 140 (51.85%) Windows
2 59 (21.85%) Linux
3 58 (21.48%) Windows Server 2012
4 57 (21.11%) Windows Server 2008
5 33 (12.22%) Windows 7
6 31 (11.48%) Windows Server 2003
7 28 (10.37%) UNIX
8 26 (9.63%) Windows XP
9 19 (7.04%) Windows 8
10 18 (6.67%) Solaris
11 7 (2.59%) Android
12 5 (1.85%) Windows Phone
12 5 (1.85%) Windows Mobile
12 5 (1.85%) Windows Vista
13 4 (1.48%) AIX
14 3 (1.11%) Apple iOS
14 3 (1.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 1 (0.37%) BlackBerry OS
15 1 (0.37%) Debian
15 1 (0.37%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (23.33%) ITIL
2 22 (8.15%) Service Delivery
3 21 (7.78%) Disaster Recovery
3 21 (7.78%) CRM
3 21 (7.78%) Incident Management
4 20 (7.41%) Service Management
5 17 (6.30%) SIEM
5 17 (6.30%) Root Cause Analysis
6 16 (5.93%) Project Management
7 14 (5.19%) Business Intelligence
8 13 (4.81%) DevOps
9 12 (4.44%) Capacity Management
9 12 (4.44%) ITIL V3
10 11 (4.07%) Change Management
10 11 (4.07%) Mentoring
11 8 (2.96%) PRINCE2
11 8 (2.96%) Penetration Testing
11 8 (2.96%) Computer Forensics
11 8 (2.96%) Change Control
12 7 (2.59%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 38 (14.07%) SQL
2 22 (8.15%) Java
3 20 (7.41%) T-SQL
4 2 (0.74%) Python
4 2 (0.74%) C#
4 2 (0.74%) C++
5 1 (0.37%) Perl
Qualifications
1 76 (28.15%) Cisco Certification
2 65 (24.07%) Security Cleared
3 61 (22.59%) SC Cleared
4 57 (21.11%) CCNP
5 49 (18.15%) CCNA
6 38 (14.07%) DV Cleared
7 31 (11.48%) Microsoft Certification
8 28 (10.37%) MCITP
9 27 (10.00%) MCTS
10 19 (7.04%) MCSE
11 18 (6.67%) MCP
12 16 (5.93%) Degree
13 14 (5.19%) ITIL Certification
14 10 (3.70%) GCIA
14 10 (3.70%) MCDST
15 9 (3.33%) CCIE
16 8 (2.96%) GIAC
17 5 (1.85%) GCIH
17 5 (1.85%) CCSE
18 4 (1.48%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (13.70%) SLA
2 8 (2.96%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 53 (19.63%) Active Directory
1 53 (19.63%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (7.04%) Hyper-V
3 12 (4.44%) Snort
4 9 (3.33%) vSphere
5 2 (0.74%) XenApp
6 1 (0.37%) PowerHA
6 1 (0.37%) RHEV
6 1 (0.37%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (0.37%) Firmware
6 1 (0.37%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 12 (4.44%) SCOM
2 9 (3.33%) Nagios
2 9 (3.33%) Cisco Prime
2 9 (3.33%) Cisco LMS
2 9 (3.33%) Opsview
3 5 (1.85%) CiscoWorks
4 3 (1.11%) WSUS
5 1 (0.37%) SCCM
5 1 (0.37%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 1 (0.37%) Data Guard
5 1 (0.37%) SolarWinds Orion
5 1 (0.37%) Sysprep
5 1 (0.37%) Cisco UCCX
5 1 (0.37%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 95 (35.19%) Cisco
2 90 (33.33%) VMware
3 82 (30.37%) Microsoft
4 33 (12.22%) CheckPoint
5 31 (11.48%) Juniper
6 27 (10.00%) Citrix
7 25 (9.26%) Oracle
8 21 (7.78%) McAfee
9 15 (5.56%) Mitel
10 13 (4.81%) HP
11 12 (4.44%) Remedy
11 12 (4.44%) LANDesk
12 11 (4.07%) F5
12 11 (4.07%) Sourcefire
13 10 (3.70%) Avaya
14 8 (2.96%) SonicWALL
15 7 (2.59%) Blue Coat
16 6 (2.22%) Apple
16 6 (2.22%) Riverbed
17 5 (1.85%) IronPort
Ringwood, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £17000 - £23000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Hampshire
Gold Group
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Gosport, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Basingstoke
Spectrum IT
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Southampton
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £25000.00 - £33000.00 per annum + Company Car
Posted: 21 days ago
Basingstoke
Blue Fox
Salary: £40k - 45k per year + benefits
Posted: 26 days ago