The table below looks at the statistics for WAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Maidstone region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WAN over the 3 months to 1 October 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 36 22 15
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -7
Permanent jobs citing WAN 1 4 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 0.99% 4.08% 13.86%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.26% 20.00% 60.87%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 14
Median salary £52,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+31.25% -5.88%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
WAN
Kent

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

Communications & Networking Category
Maidstone
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
19 20 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 18.81% 20.41% 22.77%
Number of salaries quoted 19 19 23
Median salary £52,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+31.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £26,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,250 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

WAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Maidstone

The demand trend of job ads across the Maidstone region citing WAN as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

WAN Jobs Demand Trend in Maidstone

WAN
Salary Trend in Maidstone

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

WAN Salary Trend in Maidstone

WAN
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Maidstone

For the 6 months to 1 October 2016, IT jobs citing WAN also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Maidstone region with a requirement for WAN.

1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) FTP
1 1 (100.00%) HTTP
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Juniper
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
1 1 (100.00%) OSPF
1 1 (100.00%) BGP-4
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
1 1 (100.00%) SSH
1 1 (100.00%) Wireshark
1 1 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (100.00%) Network Security
1 1 (100.00%) tcpdump
1 1 (100.00%) snoop
1 1 (100.00%) Spanning Tree
1 1 (100.00%) Data Centre

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Maidstone by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) BGP-4
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) FTP
1 1 (100.00%) HTTP
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) Network Security
1 1 (100.00%) OSPF
1 1 (100.00%) snoop
1 1 (100.00%) Spanning Tree
1 1 (100.00%) SSH
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) tcpdump
1 1 (100.00%) Wireshark
General
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security
1 1 (100.00%) Load Balancing
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Juniper