The first table below looks at the demand for WAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kingston Upon Thames region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WAN over the 3 months to 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Kingston Upon Thames region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 42 32 37
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +5
Permanent jobs citing WAN 5 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames 2.36% 2.13% 0.67%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.85% 15.00% 4.76%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 1
Average salary £29,750 £66,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-54.92% +100.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Communications & Networking Category
Kingston Upon Thames
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
73 20 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames 34.43% 14.18% 14.00%
Number of salaries quoted 71 18 21
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,750 £22,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £47,500 £66,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
WAN
London

WAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

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

WAN Jobs Demand Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

WAN
Salary Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

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

WAN Salary Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kingston Upon Thames

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the Kingston Upon Thames 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 3 (60.00%) Windows
1 3 (60.00%) LAN
2 2 (40.00%) DHCP
2 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (40.00%) VPN
2 2 (40.00%) DNS
2 2 (40.00%) SSL
2 2 (40.00%) Firewall
2 2 (40.00%) Wireless
2 2 (40.00%) VMware
2 2 (40.00%) Capita
2 2 (40.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (40.00%) MS Office
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) Adobe
2 2 (40.00%) CCNA
2 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (40.00%) Citrix
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (40.00%) Apple
2 2 (40.00%) Polycom
2 2 (40.00%) Video Conferencing
2 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (40.00%) VLAN
2 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (40.00%) Multicast
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Vista
3 1 (20.00%) PABX

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Kingston Upon Thames by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the Kingston Upon Thames 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 (40.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS Office
2 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (20.00%) MS Visio
2 1 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) LAN
2 2 (40.00%) DHCP
2 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (40.00%) VPN
2 2 (40.00%) DNS
2 2 (40.00%) SSL
2 2 (40.00%) Firewall
2 2 (40.00%) Wireless
2 2 (40.00%) VLAN
2 2 (40.00%) Multicast
3 1 (20.00%) PABX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Network Manager
1 2 (40.00%) Support Manager
1 2 (40.00%) IT Support Manager
1 2 (40.00%) PC Support
1 2 (40.00%) NOC Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) IT Support
2 1 (20.00%) Service Desk Team Leader
2 1 (20.00%) Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (20.00%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Vista
2 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (20.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) ITIL V3
1 1 (20.00%) ITIL V2
1 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (20.00%) ITIL
1 1 (20.00%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) CCNA
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) VMware
1 2 (40.00%) Capita
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (40.00%) Adobe
1 2 (40.00%) Citrix
1 2 (40.00%) Apple
1 2 (40.00%) Polycom