The table below looks at the statistics for WAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the High Wycombe region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WAN over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Buckinghamshire / High Wycombe
Rank 17 29 32
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +3
Permanent jobs citing WAN 11 13 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 6.51% 5.31% 3.13%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 22.00% 19.70% 14.06%
Number of salaries quoted 11 10 9
Median salary £27,500 £48,250 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-43.00% +13.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £43,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £55,400
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%

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

Communications & Networking Category
High Wycombe
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
50 66 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 29.59% 26.94% 22.22%
Number of salaries quoted 41 35 58
Median salary £42,500 £57,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-26.08% +43.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £57,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

WAN
Jobs Demand Trend in High Wycombe

The demand trend of job ads across the High Wycombe region citing WAN as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

WAN Jobs Demand Trend in High Wycombe

WAN
Salary Trend in High Wycombe

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

WAN Salary Trend in High Wycombe

WAN
Salary Histogram in High Wycombe

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WAN across the High Wycombe region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017.

WAN Salary Histogram in High Wycombe

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in High Wycombe

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, IT jobs citing WAN also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the High Wycombe region with a requirement for WAN.

1 30 (100.00%) LAN
2 23 (76.67%) Cisco
3 21 (70.00%) Unified Communications
4 20 (66.67%) Telecoms
5 17 (56.67%) Avaya
6 15 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
6 15 (50.00%) DNS
6 15 (50.00%) DHCP
7 14 (46.67%) CCNP
7 14 (46.67%) Finance
8 13 (43.33%) MPLS
8 13 (43.33%) Cisco Nexus
9 12 (40.00%) Cisco ASA
10 11 (36.67%) F5
10 11 (36.67%) VoIP
10 11 (36.67%) BIG-IP
10 11 (36.67%) Mitel
10 11 (36.67%) VPN
11 10 (33.33%) CheckPoint
11 10 (33.33%) Internet
11 10 (33.33%) OSPF
11 10 (33.33%) BGP
11 10 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
12 9 (30.00%) MCP
12 9 (30.00%) TCP/IP
12 9 (30.00%) Banking
13 8 (26.67%) Microsoft Certified Architect
14 5 (16.67%) Firewall
15 4 (13.33%) Microsoft
15 4 (13.33%) MCSE

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in High Wycombe by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 3 (10.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 30 (100.00%) LAN
2 21 (70.00%) Unified Communications
3 15 (50.00%) DHCP
3 15 (50.00%) DNS
4 13 (43.33%) Cisco Nexus
4 13 (43.33%) MPLS
5 12 (40.00%) Cisco ASA
6 11 (36.67%) BIG-IP
6 11 (36.67%) VoIP
6 11 (36.67%) VPN
7 10 (33.33%) BGP
7 10 (33.33%) Internet
7 10 (33.33%) OSPF
8 9 (30.00%) TCP/IP
9 5 (16.67%) Firewall
10 3 (10.00%) VPLS
11 2 (6.67%) Wireless
12 1 (3.33%) SAN
12 1 (3.33%) SSH
12 1 (3.33%) SSL
General
1 20 (66.67%) Telecoms
2 14 (46.67%) Finance
3 9 (30.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (33.33%) Architect
1 10 (33.33%) Cisco Architect
1 10 (33.33%) Cisco Network Architect
1 10 (33.33%) Network Architect
2 5 (16.67%) Service Desk Engineer
3 4 (13.33%) LAN Engineer
3 4 (13.33%) LAN/WAN Engineer
3 4 (13.33%) VoIP Engineer
3 4 (13.33%) WAN Engineer
4 3 (10.00%) Senior LAN/WAN Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Unified Communications Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) VMware Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Wintel Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) IT Support Analyst
6 1 (3.33%) Network Support
6 1 (3.33%) Operations Analyst
6 1 (3.33%) Technical Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Technical Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 10 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.33%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (10.00%) Capacity Management
1 3 (10.00%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (6.67%) CRM
3 1 (3.33%) Load Balancing
3 1 (3.33%) Network Design
3 1 (3.33%) Server Virtualisation
3 1 (3.33%) Service Delivery
3 1 (3.33%) Workflow
Qualifications
1 15 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (46.67%) CCNP
3 9 (30.00%) MCP
4 8 (26.67%) Microsoft Certified Architect
5 4 (13.33%) MCSE
5 4 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (6.67%) MCSA
7 1 (3.33%) CCIE
7 1 (3.33%) CCNA
7 1 (3.33%) MCITP
7 1 (3.33%) SC Cleared
7 1 (3.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (10.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (3.33%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 23 (76.67%) Cisco
2 17 (56.67%) Avaya
3 11 (36.67%) F5
3 11 (36.67%) Mitel
4 10 (33.33%) CheckPoint
5 4 (13.33%) Microsoft
6 3 (10.00%) VMware
7 2 (6.67%) Citrix
7 2 (6.67%) Veeam
8 1 (3.33%) Aerohive Networks
8 1 (3.33%) Aruba
8 1 (3.33%) Juniper
8 1 (3.33%) SolarWinds