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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 42 27 47
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +20
Permanent jobs citing WAN 4 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leatherhead 2.08% 0.70% 0.82%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 20.00% 4.55% 3.23%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 2
Average salary £31,250 £22,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+38.88% -47.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,550 £22,500 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £22,500 £50,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
20 22 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leatherhead 10.42% 15.49% 25.51%
Number of salaries quoted 18 20 62
Average salary £32,500 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.52% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £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 20 August 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 14 (87.50%) LAN
1 14 (87.50%) Citrix
2 12 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 12 (75.00%) VMware
3 11 (68.75%) Windows
3 11 (68.75%) Microsoft Certification
4 10 (62.50%) VPN
5 8 (50.00%) MCSE
5 8 (50.00%) Firewall
6 7 (43.75%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (43.75%) Cisco
7 6 (37.50%) Windows 7
8 5 (31.25%) SolarWinds
8 5 (31.25%) SolarWinds Orion
8 5 (31.25%) Splunk
8 5 (31.25%) Cisco Certification
8 5 (31.25%) Internet
8 5 (31.25%) OSPF
8 5 (31.25%) CheckPoint
8 5 (31.25%) BGP
8 5 (31.25%) Ethernet
8 5 (31.25%) MS Exchange
8 5 (31.25%) CCNA
8 5 (31.25%) Active Directory
8 5 (31.25%) VMware Infrastructure
8 5 (31.25%) Cisco ASA
8 5 (31.25%) Cisco IOS
8 5 (31.25%) Cisco PIX
8 5 (31.25%) Network Security
8 5 (31.25%) TACACS

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Leatherhead by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 5 (31.25%) MS Exchange
2 3 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 4 (25.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 14 (87.50%) LAN
2 10 (62.50%) VPN
3 8 (50.00%) Firewall
4 5 (31.25%) TACACS
4 5 (31.25%) Cisco IOS
4 5 (31.25%) Cisco PIX
4 5 (31.25%) Network Security
4 5 (31.25%) Cisco ASA
4 5 (31.25%) Ethernet
4 5 (31.25%) Internet
4 5 (31.25%) OSPF
4 5 (31.25%) BGP
5 4 (25.00%) TCP/IP
6 3 (18.75%) SAN
7 2 (12.50%) Junos
7 2 (12.50%) Wireless
8 1 (6.25%) DMVPN
8 1 (6.25%) EIGRP
Job Titles
1 5 (31.25%) Network Engineer
1 5 (31.25%) Network Security Engineer
1 5 (31.25%) Security Engineer
2 4 (25.00%) Service Desk Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Service Desk Technician
3 2 (12.50%) Senior Security Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Windows Server Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Senior Network Security Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) IT Support
3 2 (12.50%) Support Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Senior Network Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) IT Support Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Server Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Support Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Head of ICT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) CESG
1 2 (12.50%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 11 (68.75%) Windows
2 7 (43.75%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (37.50%) Windows 7
4 4 (25.00%) Windows 8
4 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (18.75%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (25.00%) ITIL
2 3 (18.75%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (18.75%) Security Management
2 3 (18.75%) Information Security
2 3 (18.75%) Change Control
2 3 (18.75%) Capacity Management
2 3 (18.75%) Protective Monitoring
3 2 (12.50%) Project Management
3 2 (12.50%) Service Management
3 2 (12.50%) Network Management
4 1 (6.25%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (6.25%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 4 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (68.75%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (50.00%) MCSE
3 5 (31.25%) CCNA
3 5 (31.25%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 3 (18.75%) MCP
5 3 (18.75%) SC Cleared
5 3 (18.75%) Security Cleared
5 3 (18.75%) MCSA
5 3 (18.75%) A+ Certification
5 3 (18.75%) Network+ Certification
6 2 (12.50%) CCSA
6 2 (12.50%) GSEC
6 2 (12.50%) CCSE
6 2 (12.50%) CEH
6 2 (12.50%) CCNP
6 2 (12.50%) CISSP
6 2 (12.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (31.25%) Active Directory
1 5 (31.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (18.75%) Terminal Services
2 3 (18.75%) vSphere
3 2 (12.50%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (31.25%) SolarWinds Orion
2 2 (12.50%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 14 (87.50%) Citrix
2 12 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 12 (75.00%) VMware
3 7 (43.75%) Cisco
4 5 (31.25%) CheckPoint
4 5 (31.25%) SolarWinds
4 5 (31.25%) Splunk
5 4 (25.00%) Juniper
6 3 (18.75%) NetApp
6 3 (18.75%) McAfee
6 3 (18.75%) Sophos
6 3 (18.75%) Brocade