The table below looks at the statistics for WAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Maidenhead region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WAN over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 9 42 54
Rank change year-on-year
+33 +12
Permanent jobs citing WAN 61 11 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidenhead 17.09% 2.68% 1.00%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 46.21% 8.59% 2.99%
Number of salaries quoted 55 11 3
Average salary £60,000 £55,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% +57.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £39,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £62,500 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £39,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+8.97% +2.63%
WAN
Berkshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Maidenhead
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
132 128 134
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidenhead 36.97% 31.22% 33.58%
Number of salaries quoted 115 89 65
Average salary £60,000 £47,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.31% -13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

WAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Maidenhead

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

WAN Jobs Demand Trend in Maidenhead

WAN
Salary Trend in Maidenhead

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

WAN Salary Trend in Maidenhead

WAN
Salary Histogram in Maidenhead

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WAN across the Maidenhead region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016.

WAN Salary Histogram in Maidenhead

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Maidenhead

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Maidenhead 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 75 (96.15%) LAN
2 65 (83.33%) Firewall
3 43 (55.13%) Microsoft Azure
4 38 (48.72%) Microsoft
5 36 (46.15%) Amazon AWS
6 35 (44.87%) VMware
7 32 (41.03%) VMware Infrastructure
8 30 (38.46%) Hyper-V
8 30 (38.46%) Oracle
8 30 (38.46%) ITIL
8 30 (38.46%) Middleware
9 29 (37.18%) Windows
10 28 (35.90%) Linux
11 26 (33.33%) Active Directory
11 26 (33.33%) PowerShell
11 26 (33.33%) Windows Server
12 25 (32.05%) Migration
12 25 (32.05%) Cisco
12 25 (32.05%) SQL
13 23 (29.49%) Microsoft Certification
13 23 (29.49%) RightScale
14 22 (28.21%) Logistics
15 21 (26.92%) Ruby
15 21 (26.92%) Puppet
15 21 (26.92%) Analytical Skills
16 20 (25.64%) Hybrid Cloud
17 19 (24.36%) Red Hat
17 19 (24.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
18 18 (23.08%) Disaster Recovery
18 18 (23.08%) SQL Server

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Maidenhead by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Maidenhead 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 (10.26%) MS Exchange
2 7 (8.97%) Elasticsearch
3 4 (5.13%) nginx
4 1 (1.28%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 14 (17.95%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 43 (55.13%) Microsoft Azure
2 36 (46.15%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (2.56%) IaaS
3 2 (2.56%) PaaS
4 1 (1.28%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 75 (96.15%) LAN
2 65 (83.33%) Firewall
3 11 (14.10%) DNS
4 10 (12.82%) DHCP
5 8 (10.26%) WLAN
6 7 (8.97%) Internet
6 7 (8.97%) SMTP
6 7 (8.97%) Wi-Fi
7 6 (7.69%) Unified Communications
8 5 (6.41%) TCP/IP
9 4 (5.13%) VLAN
9 4 (5.13%) Wireless
9 4 (5.13%) Wireshark
10 3 (3.85%) Network Security
11 2 (2.56%) ATM
11 2 (2.56%) Frame Relay
11 2 (2.56%) Intrusion Detection
11 2 (2.56%) MPLS
11 2 (2.56%) VoIP
12 1 (1.28%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (23.08%) SQL Server
2 7 (8.97%) NoSQL
3 2 (2.56%) Big Data
4 1 (1.28%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 10 (12.82%) Publishing
2 4 (5.13%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 27 (34.62%) Architect
2 21 (26.92%) Solutions Architect
3 19 (24.36%) Cloud Architect
3 19 (24.36%) Cloud Solutions Architect
4 15 (19.23%) Cloud Engineer
4 15 (19.23%) Senior Cloud Engineer
5 8 (10.26%) Administrator
5 8 (10.26%) Network Architect
6 7 (8.97%) Infrastructure Team Leader
6 7 (8.97%) Team Leader
7 6 (7.69%) Azure Administrator
7 6 (7.69%) Azure Engineer
7 6 (7.69%) Delivery Manager
7 6 (7.69%) Senior Manager
7 6 (7.69%) Senior Service Manager
7 6 (7.69%) Senior Services Delivery Manager
7 6 (7.69%) Service Manager
7 6 (7.69%) Services Delivery Manager
8 5 (6.41%) Network Manager
8 5 (6.41%) Network Services Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (38.46%) Middleware
2 7 (8.97%) ZeroMQ
3 4 (5.13%) .NET
3 4 (5.13%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 21 (26.92%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (25.64%) Hybrid Cloud
3 10 (12.82%) Enterprise Software
4 9 (11.54%) Data Integration
5 4 (5.13%) Computer Science
5 4 (5.13%) Mathematics
6 2 (2.56%) Data Centre
6 2 (2.56%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 2 (2.56%) Mainframe
6 2 (2.56%) Private Cloud
7 1 (1.28%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 29 (37.18%) Windows
2 28 (35.90%) Linux
3 26 (33.33%) Windows Server
4 19 (24.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 12 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (7.69%) CentOS
6 6 (7.69%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (38.46%) ITIL
2 25 (32.05%) Migration
3 22 (28.21%) Logistics
4 18 (23.08%) Disaster Recovery
5 17 (21.79%) Information Security
5 17 (21.79%) Risk Analysis
6 10 (12.82%) Enterprise Architecture
6 10 (12.82%) Open Source
7 9 (11.54%) Integration Testing
7 9 (11.54%) Quality Management
7 9 (11.54%) Requirements Management
8 7 (8.97%) Line Management
8 7 (8.97%) Presales
8 7 (8.97%) Problem Management
8 7 (8.97%) Project Management
9 6 (7.69%) Service Delivery
9 6 (7.69%) Service Management
10 5 (6.41%) Cybersecurity
11 4 (5.13%) Customer Engagement
11 4 (5.13%) OWASP
Programming Languages
1 26 (33.33%) PowerShell
2 25 (32.05%) SQL
3 21 (26.92%) Ruby
4 6 (7.69%) C
5 5 (6.41%) Java
6 4 (5.13%) C#
6 4 (5.13%) C++
6 4 (5.13%) Perl
7 1 (1.28%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 23 (29.49%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (15.38%) MCSA
3 11 (14.10%) Cisco Certification
3 11 (14.10%) MCSD
3 11 (14.10%) MCSE
4 4 (5.13%) CCIE
4 4 (5.13%) CCNA
4 4 (5.13%) CCNP
5 2 (2.56%) SC Cleared
5 2 (2.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (11.54%) SLA
System Software
1 32 (41.03%) VMware Infrastructure
2 30 (38.46%) Hyper-V
3 26 (33.33%) Active Directory
4 16 (20.51%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 21 (26.92%) Puppet
2 17 (21.79%) SCCM
3 16 (20.51%) SCOM
3 16 (20.51%) SCVMM
3 16 (20.51%) Windows Intune
4 4 (5.13%) Nessus
4 4 (5.13%) Nmap
5 1 (1.28%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 38 (48.72%) Microsoft
2 35 (44.87%) VMware
3 30 (38.46%) Oracle
4 25 (32.05%) Cisco
5 23 (29.49%) RightScale
6 19 (24.36%) Red Hat
7 15 (19.23%) HP
8 13 (16.67%) Aruba
9 11 (14.10%) CheckPoint
10 9 (11.54%) Riverbed
11 7 (8.97%) CA
11 7 (8.97%) IBM
12 6 (7.69%) Juniper
13 4 (5.13%) Ruckus Wireless
14 2 (2.56%) Blue Coat
14 2 (2.56%) Intel Security
15 1 (1.28%) Citrix