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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 16 - 12
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing WAN 9 0 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hounslow 7.89% - 8.24%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 47.37% - 35.00%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 5
Average salary - - £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
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
19 12 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hounslow 16.67% 13.79% 23.53%
Number of salaries quoted 7 10 18
Average salary £43,750 £47,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.91% -10.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,650 £40,000 £42,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £55,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Hounslow

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 20 (100.00%) LAN
1 20 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 17 (85.00%) CCIP
2 17 (85.00%) Telecoms
3 14 (70.00%) CCDA
3 14 (70.00%) Network Design
3 14 (70.00%) CCNP
3 14 (70.00%) Cisco
4 12 (60.00%) F5
5 11 (55.00%) Aruba
5 11 (55.00%) CCDP
6 8 (40.00%) CheckPoint
6 8 (40.00%) CCNA
7 6 (30.00%) CCIE
7 6 (30.00%) VCDX
7 6 (30.00%) VCAP
8 5 (25.00%) WLAN
9 4 (20.00%) Wireless
10 3 (15.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 3 (15.00%) Multicast
10 3 (15.00%) BIG-IP
10 3 (15.00%) Network Security
10 3 (15.00%) ITIL
10 3 (15.00%) MPLS
10 3 (15.00%) BGP

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Hounslow by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

Communications & Networking
1 20 (100.00%) LAN
2 5 (25.00%) WLAN
3 4 (20.00%) Wireless
4 3 (15.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 3 (15.00%) Multicast
4 3 (15.00%) BIG-IP
4 3 (15.00%) Network Security
4 3 (15.00%) MPLS
4 3 (15.00%) BGP
General
1 17 (85.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (95.00%) Network Engineer
2 14 (70.00%) Designer
2 14 (70.00%) Network Designer
3 3 (15.00%) Security Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) Deployment Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) Security Designer
3 3 (15.00%) Network Security Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Solutions Designer
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (70.00%) Network Design
2 3 (15.00%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 20 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 17 (85.00%) CCIP
3 14 (70.00%) CCDA
3 14 (70.00%) CCNP
4 11 (55.00%) CCDP
5 8 (40.00%) CCNA
6 6 (30.00%) CCIE
6 6 (30.00%) VCDX
6 6 (30.00%) VCAP
Vendors
1 14 (70.00%) Cisco
2 12 (60.00%) F5
3 11 (55.00%) Aruba
4 8 (40.00%) CheckPoint