The table below looks at the statistics for WAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hounslow region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WAN over the 3 months to 1 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 19 29 16
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -13
Permanent jobs citing WAN 2 5 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hounslow 2.27% 3.50% 5.26%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.00% 41.67% 30.77%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 4
Average salary £35,000 £48,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.08% +50.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £48,000 £30,450
10% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £49,400 £34,600
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
WAN
London

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

Communications & Networking Category
Hounslow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
20 12 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hounslow 22.73% 8.39% 17.11%
Number of salaries quoted 15 11 8
Average salary £60,000 £48,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +47.69%
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

WAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Hounslow

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

WAN Jobs Demand Trend in Hounslow

WAN
Salary Trend in Hounslow

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

WAN Salary Trend in Hounslow

WAN
Salary Histogram in Hounslow

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WAN across the Hounslow region over the 3 months to 1 July 2015.

WAN Salary Histogram in Hounslow

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hounslow

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT jobs across the Hounslow 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 6 (100.00%) LAN
2 4 (66.67%) Telecoms
3 3 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (50.00%) Windows
3 3 (50.00%) CCIE
3 3 (50.00%) CCIP
3 3 (50.00%) CCDA
3 3 (50.00%) CCDP
3 3 (50.00%) Network Design
3 3 (50.00%) Firewall
3 3 (50.00%) VCDX
3 3 (50.00%) VCAP
4 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (33.33%) Windows 7
4 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (33.33%) Degree
4 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
4 2 (33.33%) MS Office
4 2 (33.33%) MS Exchange
5 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
5 1 (16.67%) MCP
5 1 (16.67%) MCSE
5 1 (16.67%) MCSA
5 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
5 1 (16.67%) Windows XP
5 1 (16.67%) VPN
5 1 (16.67%) DNS
5 1 (16.67%) Cisco

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Hounslow by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT jobs across the Hounslow 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 2 (33.33%) MS Exchange
1 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Office
2 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) LAN
2 3 (50.00%) Firewall
3 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
4 1 (16.67%) VPN
4 1 (16.67%) DNS
4 1 (16.67%) SAN
4 1 (16.67%) MPLS
4 1 (16.67%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 4 (66.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Network Designer
1 3 (50.00%) Network Engineer
1 3 (50.00%) Designer
2 1 (16.67%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Support Technician
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Systems Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) IT Support Technician
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Systems Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco Specialist
2 1 (16.67%) Implementation Specialist
2 1 (16.67%) IT Support
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
1 1 (16.67%) Mathematics
1 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (33.33%) Windows 7
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (16.67%) Windows XP
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Network Design
2 1 (16.67%) Network Management
2 1 (16.67%) Server Building
2 1 (16.67%) Project Management
2 1 (16.67%) Information Management
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) CCIE
1 3 (50.00%) CCIP
1 3 (50.00%) CCDA
1 3 (50.00%) CCDP
1 3 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (50.00%) VCDX
1 3 (50.00%) VCAP
2 2 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (16.67%) MCP
3 1 (16.67%) MCSE
3 1 (16.67%) MCSA
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (16.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (16.67%) MCTS
3 1 (16.67%) CCA
3 1 (16.67%) Citrix Certification
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Intel
2 1 (16.67%) VMware
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco