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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 65 87 85
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -2
Permanent jobs citing WAN 162 123 118
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 4.47% 3.08% 2.99%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 21.04% 12.80% 14.23%
Number of salaries quoted 134 97 94
Average salary £42,500 £44,750 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.02% +19.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,500 £21,100
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +6.66%
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
770 961 829
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 21.23% 24.10% 21.03%
Number of salaries quoted 648 812 692
Average salary £45,000 £42,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +12.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £22,600
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £65,000 £58,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 28 August 2015.

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 28 August 2015. 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
Southampton +10 34 £45,000 +13.20% 5
Basingstoke +21 29 £47,000 +5.61% 1
Portsmouth +43 27 £26,000 -42.22% 4
Farnborough -3 23 £50,000 -23.07% 1
Fareham +22 18 £41,500 -17.00% 2
Aldershot - 12 - -
Havant -1 5 £27,500 -
Andover -3 2 £24,000 -
Lyndhurst - 1 £22,000 -
WAN
South East

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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.

1 332 (90.96%) LAN
2 198 (54.25%) Cisco
3 174 (47.67%) Firewall
4 159 (43.56%) Windows
5 158 (43.29%) ITIL
6 127 (34.79%) Microsoft
6 127 (34.79%) Cisco Certification
7 119 (32.60%) VMware
8 116 (31.78%) VPN
9 108 (29.59%) TCP/IP
10 98 (26.85%) Active Directory
11 89 (24.38%) Security Cleared
12 82 (22.47%) CCNA
13 81 (22.19%) VoIP
14 80 (21.92%) MS Exchange
14 80 (21.92%) MS Excel
14 80 (21.92%) VMware Infrastructure
15 78 (21.37%) Microsoft Certification
16 77 (21.10%) CCNP
17 72 (19.73%) Cisco ASA
18 66 (18.08%) BGP
19 65 (17.81%) Windows Server 2008
20 62 (16.99%) F5
20 62 (16.99%) Windows Server 2012
20 62 (16.99%) MPLS
21 58 (15.89%) Internet
21 58 (15.89%) Citrix
21 58 (15.89%) SAN
22 55 (15.07%) DNS
23 53 (14.52%) MS Office

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 80 (21.92%) MS Exchange
2 45 (12.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 39 (10.68%) Lync
4 26 (7.12%) SharePoint
5 23 (6.30%) Exchange Server 2007
6 22 (6.03%) Exchange Server 2013
7 17 (4.66%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 13 (3.56%) SharePoint Server
9 12 (3.29%) SAS
10 9 (2.47%) IIS
11 8 (2.19%) Exchange Server 2003
12 2 (0.55%) IBM Notes
12 2 (0.55%) Apache
13 1 (0.27%) WebSphere
Applications
1 80 (21.92%) MS Excel
2 53 (14.52%) MS Office
3 19 (5.21%) MS Visio
4 9 (2.47%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.27%) SAP R/3
1 1 (0.27%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (0.27%) Maximo
1 1 (0.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 8 (2.19%) Amazon AWS
1 8 (2.19%) Office 365
2 2 (0.55%) SaaS
3 1 (0.27%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 332 (90.96%) LAN
2 174 (47.67%) Firewall
3 116 (31.78%) VPN
4 108 (29.59%) TCP/IP
5 81 (22.19%) VoIP
6 72 (19.73%) Cisco ASA
7 66 (18.08%) BGP
8 62 (16.99%) MPLS
9 58 (15.89%) SAN
9 58 (15.89%) Internet
10 55 (15.07%) DNS
11 50 (13.70%) Network Security
12 48 (13.15%) Wireless
13 46 (12.60%) DHCP
14 45 (12.33%) OSPF
15 44 (12.05%) Ethernet
16 41 (11.23%) EIGRP
17 40 (10.96%) Cisco Nexus
18 39 (10.68%) VLAN
19 32 (8.77%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (13.42%) SQL Server
2 20 (5.48%) SQL Server 2008
3 18 (4.93%) SQL Server 2012
4 8 (2.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 8 (2.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 7 (1.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 6 (1.64%) Crystal Reports
7 5 (1.37%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (1.10%) MySQL
8 4 (1.10%) Relational Database
9 3 (0.82%) RDBMS
9 3 (0.82%) BusinessObjects
10 2 (0.55%) OLAP
10 2 (0.55%) SQL Server 2005
10 2 (0.55%) OLAP Cube
10 2 (0.55%) Oracle Database
11 1 (0.27%) Oracle Database 12c
11 1 (0.27%) Oracle Database 11g
11 1 (0.27%) Hadoop
11 1 (0.27%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 10 (2.74%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 3 (0.82%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 38 (10.41%) Telecoms
2 36 (9.86%) Finance
3 25 (6.85%) Manufacturing
3 25 (6.85%) Retail
4 8 (2.19%) Legal
5 5 (1.37%) Aerospace
6 4 (1.10%) Banking
6 4 (1.10%) Billing
7 3 (0.82%) Back Office
8 2 (0.55%) Marketing
9 1 (0.27%) French Language
9 1 (0.27%) Local Government
9 1 (0.27%) Electronics
9 1 (0.27%) Military
Job Titles
1 92 (25.21%) Network Engineer
2 53 (14.52%) Analyst
3 31 (8.49%) Senior Network Engineer
4 29 (7.95%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 24 (6.58%) Team Leader
5 24 (6.58%) Architect
6 19 (5.21%) Service Analyst
6 19 (5.21%) Service Desk Analyst
7 17 (4.66%) Technical Engineer
7 17 (4.66%) Systems Engineer
7 17 (4.66%) Network Team Leader
8 16 (4.38%) Support Engineer
9 15 (4.11%) Technical Analyst
9 15 (4.11%) Technical Services Analyst
10 13 (3.56%) Designer
11 12 (3.29%) Network Architect
12 11 (3.01%) Firewall Engineer
12 11 (3.01%) Administrator
13 10 (2.74%) Network Designer
13 10 (2.74%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (1.64%) 802.1X
2 4 (1.10%) HTML
2 4 (1.10%) Web Services
3 3 (0.82%) Application Packaging
4 2 (0.55%) COM
5 1 (0.27%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 23 (6.30%) Replication
1 23 (6.30%) Data Centre
2 17 (4.66%) Analytical Skills
3 15 (4.11%) Blackberry
4 12 (3.29%) EMC VNX
5 11 (3.01%) IVR
6 10 (2.74%) Management Information System
7 9 (2.47%) iPad
7 9 (2.47%) iPhone
8 7 (1.92%) Fat Client
8 7 (1.92%) Thin Client
9 6 (1.64%) Computer Science
9 6 (1.64%) PKI
10 4 (1.10%) Clustering
10 4 (1.10%) Video Conferencing
11 2 (0.55%) FMCG
11 2 (0.55%) EqualLogic
11 2 (0.55%) EPoS
11 2 (0.55%) Smartphone
12 1 (0.27%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 159 (43.56%) Windows
2 65 (17.81%) Windows Server 2008
3 62 (16.99%) Windows Server 2012
4 42 (11.51%) Linux
5 38 (10.41%) Windows 7
6 32 (8.77%) Windows XP
7 30 (8.22%) Windows Server 2003
8 7 (1.92%) Windows 8
9 6 (1.64%) UNIX
10 4 (1.10%) Debian
10 4 (1.10%) Ubuntu
10 4 (1.10%) Windows 2000
10 4 (1.10%) Windows NT
11 3 (0.82%) AIX
11 3 (0.82%) Mac OS
11 3 (0.82%) Windows 2000 Server
11 3 (0.82%) Windows Phone
12 2 (0.55%) CentOS
12 2 (0.55%) Solaris
12 2 (0.55%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 158 (43.29%) ITIL
2 52 (14.25%) Disaster Recovery
3 40 (10.96%) Service Management
4 34 (9.32%) Business Continuity
5 31 (8.49%) Network Design
6 27 (7.40%) Capacity Planning
7 26 (7.12%) Risk Management
8 24 (6.58%) Information Security
8 24 (6.58%) SIEM
9 22 (6.03%) Network Management
9 22 (6.03%) Demand Management
9 22 (6.03%) Incident Management
10 21 (5.75%) Load Balancing
11 19 (5.21%) Root Cause Analysis
11 19 (5.21%) Service Delivery
12 18 (4.93%) PRINCE2
12 18 (4.93%) Network Monitoring
13 17 (4.66%) Supplier Management
14 16 (4.38%) Capacity Management
15 15 (4.11%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 36 (9.86%) SQL
2 8 (2.19%) T-SQL
2 8 (2.19%) PowerShell
3 5 (1.37%) JavaScript
4 3 (0.82%) VBScript
5 1 (0.27%) Ada
5 1 (0.27%) Shell Script
5 1 (0.27%) Korn
5 1 (0.27%) PL/SQL
5 1 (0.27%) ANSI C
5 1 (0.27%) C
Qualifications
1 127 (34.79%) Cisco Certification
2 89 (24.38%) Security Cleared
3 82 (22.47%) CCNA
4 78 (21.37%) Microsoft Certification
5 77 (21.10%) CCNP
6 49 (13.42%) MCITP
7 48 (13.15%) SC Cleared
8 45 (12.33%) MCTS
9 40 (10.96%) MCP
9 40 (10.96%) MCSE
10 38 (10.41%) DV Cleared
11 26 (7.12%) CCDP
12 25 (6.85%) MCDST
13 21 (5.75%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 19 (5.21%) Degree
15 16 (4.38%) CCDA
16 10 (2.74%) CCIE
17 6 (1.64%) JNCIA
17 6 (1.64%) JNCIP
18 5 (1.37%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (12.05%) SLA
2 28 (7.67%) PCI DSS
3 4 (1.10%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 3 (0.82%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.27%) PMBOK
System Software
1 98 (26.85%) Active Directory
2 80 (21.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 35 (9.59%) Hyper-V
4 29 (7.95%) vSphere
5 18 (4.93%) VMware ESXi
6 15 (4.11%) VMware ESX
7 14 (3.84%) XenApp
8 12 (3.29%) Terminal Server
9 10 (2.74%) Firmware
10 8 (2.19%) XenDesktop
11 7 (1.92%) EMC RecoverPoint
12 6 (1.64%) Snort
13 5 (1.37%) Terminal Services
14 3 (0.82%) ISA Server
14 3 (0.82%) DFS Replication
15 2 (0.55%) Microsoft Virtual Server
16 1 (0.27%) VMware Server
16 1 (0.27%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 16 (4.38%) FortiGate
2 10 (2.74%) Cisco Prime
2 10 (2.74%) Cisco LMS
2 10 (2.74%) Opsview
2 10 (2.74%) Nagios
3 8 (2.19%) Check_MK
4 6 (1.64%) Backup Exec
4 6 (1.64%) WSUS
5 5 (1.37%) SCOM
5 5 (1.37%) Cisco CUCM
6 4 (1.10%) Norton AntiVirus
6 4 (1.10%) Icinga
6 4 (1.10%) vMotion
7 3 (0.82%) Cisco UCCX
7 3 (0.82%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 1 (0.27%) BMC PATROL
8 1 (0.27%) Data Guard
8 1 (0.27%) McAfee ePO
8 1 (0.27%) CiscoWorks
8 1 (0.27%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 198 (54.25%) Cisco
2 127 (34.79%) Microsoft
3 119 (32.60%) VMware
4 62 (16.99%) F5
5 58 (15.89%) Citrix
6 44 (12.05%) CheckPoint
7 40 (10.96%) Juniper
8 24 (6.58%) HP
9 22 (6.03%) Avaya
9 22 (6.03%) Aerohive Networks
10 21 (5.75%) EMC
11 10 (2.74%) Blue Coat
12 9 (2.47%) SonicWALL
12 9 (2.47%) Symantec
13 8 (2.19%) McAfee
13 8 (2.19%) Websense
13 8 (2.19%) Aruba
14 7 (1.92%) Fortinet
14 7 (1.92%) Dell
14 7 (1.92%) CommVault
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: From £22,000 to £25,000 per annum Flexible Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Shift Allowance
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £45k - 48k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
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