The table below looks at the statistics for WAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leatherhead region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WAN over the 3 months to 23 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 31 21 31
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +10
Permanent jobs citing WAN 6 2 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leatherhead 4.38% 1.96% 4.42%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 17.14% 11.76% 10.13%
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 8
Average salary £46,000 £43,750 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.14% +82.29%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +5.26%
WAN
Surrey

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

Communications & Networking Category
Leatherhead
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
35 17 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leatherhead 25.55% 16.67% 43.65%
Number of salaries quoted 25 11 76
Average salary £46,000 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+41.53% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,950 £62,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

WAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Leatherhead

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

WAN Jobs Demand Trend in Leatherhead

WAN
Salary Trend in Leatherhead

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

WAN Salary Trend in Leatherhead

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leatherhead

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT jobs across the Leatherhead 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 18 (100.00%) LAN
2 15 (83.33%) Windows
2 15 (83.33%) Citrix
3 14 (77.78%) VPN
4 13 (72.22%) Cisco
4 13 (72.22%) Microsoft
4 13 (72.22%) VMware
5 12 (66.67%) Firewall
6 11 (61.11%) Ethernet
6 11 (61.11%) Active Directory
6 11 (61.11%) Network Security
6 11 (61.11%) Cisco ASA
7 10 (55.56%) Windows Server 2008
7 10 (55.56%) Cisco Certification
8 9 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
9 8 (44.44%) CheckPoint
9 8 (44.44%) MS Exchange
9 8 (44.44%) OSPF
9 8 (44.44%) BGP
9 8 (44.44%) TACACS
9 8 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
9 8 (44.44%) Cisco PIX
9 8 (44.44%) SolarWinds
9 8 (44.44%) SolarWinds Orion
9 8 (44.44%) Splunk
10 7 (38.89%) TCP/IP
10 7 (38.89%) CCNP
10 7 (38.89%) CCNA
10 7 (38.89%) MCSE
10 7 (38.89%) ITIL

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Leatherhead by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT jobs across the Leatherhead 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 8 (44.44%) MS Exchange
2 6 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 7 (38.89%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 18 (100.00%) LAN
2 14 (77.78%) VPN
3 12 (66.67%) Firewall
4 11 (61.11%) Ethernet
4 11 (61.11%) Network Security
4 11 (61.11%) Cisco ASA
5 8 (44.44%) OSPF
5 8 (44.44%) BGP
5 8 (44.44%) TACACS
5 8 (44.44%) Cisco PIX
6 7 (38.89%) TCP/IP
6 7 (38.89%) Internet
7 6 (33.33%) SAN
8 5 (27.78%) Cisco IOS
8 5 (27.78%) Junos
8 5 (27.78%) Wireless
9 4 (22.22%) DMVPN
10 3 (16.67%) Cisco IPT
10 3 (16.67%) VoIP
10 3 (16.67%) DHCP
Job Titles
1 10 (55.56%) Network Engineer
2 7 (38.89%) Network Security Engineer
2 7 (38.89%) Security Engineer
3 4 (22.22%) Senior Network Engineer
3 4 (22.22%) Service Desk Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Support Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Senior Security Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) IT Support Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Server Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) IT Support
4 2 (11.11%) IT Security Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Windows Server Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Senior Network Security Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Network Team Leader
5 1 (5.56%) Team Leader
5 1 (5.56%) Network Manager
Miscellaneous
1 5 (27.78%) Management Information System
2 3 (16.67%) Statistics
3 2 (11.11%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 15 (83.33%) Windows
2 10 (55.56%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (33.33%) Windows 7
4 4 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (22.22%) Windows 8
4 4 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (5.56%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (38.89%) ITIL
2 6 (33.33%) Information Security
2 6 (33.33%) Change Control
2 6 (33.33%) Capacity Management
3 5 (27.78%) Protective Monitoring
3 5 (27.78%) Network Management
4 4 (22.22%) Performance Monitoring
5 3 (16.67%) Infrastructure Management
5 3 (16.67%) Asset Management
5 3 (16.67%) Security Management
5 3 (16.67%) SEO
5 3 (16.67%) Change Management
5 3 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (11.11%) Service Management
6 2 (11.11%) Service Delivery
7 1 (5.56%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (22.22%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (55.56%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (38.89%) CCNP
3 7 (38.89%) CCNA
3 7 (38.89%) MCSE
4 6 (33.33%) Security Cleared
5 4 (22.22%) CCSA
5 4 (22.22%) CCSE
5 4 (22.22%) CISSP
5 4 (22.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 3 (16.67%) Degree
6 3 (16.67%) SC Cleared
6 3 (16.67%) CCDA
7 2 (11.11%) CEH
7 2 (11.11%) GSEC
7 2 (11.11%) MCP
7 2 (11.11%) MCSA
7 2 (11.11%) CISMP
8 1 (5.56%) A+ Certification
8 1 (5.56%) Network+ Certification
System Software
1 11 (61.11%) Active Directory
2 8 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (16.67%) vSphere
4 2 (11.11%) Hyper-V
5 1 (5.56%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 8 (44.44%) SolarWinds Orion
2 3 (16.67%) CiscoWorks
3 2 (11.11%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 15 (83.33%) Citrix
2 13 (72.22%) Cisco
2 13 (72.22%) Microsoft
2 13 (72.22%) VMware
3 8 (44.44%) CheckPoint
3 8 (44.44%) SolarWinds
3 8 (44.44%) Splunk
4 7 (38.89%) Juniper
5 3 (16.67%) Brocade
5 3 (16.67%) Polycom
5 3 (16.67%) NetApp
5 3 (16.67%) Avaya
5 3 (16.67%) McAfee
5 3 (16.67%) Sophos