The table below looks at the statistics for WAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Newbury region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WAN over the 3 months to 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 47 39 41
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +2
Permanent jobs citing WAN 14 17 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 3.02% 3.79% 3.99%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.57% 12.50% 17.72%
Number of salaries quoted 8 17 13
Average salary £27,500 £35,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.42% -22.22%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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 Newbury region.

Communications & Networking Category
Newbury
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
121 136 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 26.08% 30.36% 22.51%
Number of salaries quoted 50 106 70
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £47,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

WAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Newbury

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

WAN Jobs Demand Trend in Newbury

WAN
Salary Trend in Newbury

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

WAN Salary Trend in Newbury

WAN
Salary Histogram in Newbury

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WAN across the Newbury region over the 3 months to 28 August 2014.

WAN Salary Histogram in Newbury

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newbury

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Newbury 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 (75.00%) LAN
2 15 (62.50%) Windows
2 15 (62.50%) ITIL
3 13 (54.17%) VPN
3 13 (54.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 12 (50.00%) Network Security
5 11 (45.83%) CISA
5 11 (45.83%) CISM
5 11 (45.83%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 11 (45.83%) CISSP
5 11 (45.83%) PRINCE2
5 11 (45.83%) Linux
5 11 (45.83%) PCI QSA
5 11 (45.83%) COBIT
5 11 (45.83%) Enterprise Architecture
5 11 (45.83%) Penetration Testing
5 11 (45.83%) Vulnerability Management
5 11 (45.83%) Relational Database
6 6 (25.00%) Cisco
7 5 (20.83%) Firewall
7 5 (20.83%) Telecoms
8 4 (16.67%) VMware
8 4 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (16.67%) SNMP
8 4 (16.67%) Active Directory
8 4 (16.67%) Hyper-V
9 3 (12.50%) DMVPN
9 3 (12.50%) Business Analysis
9 3 (12.50%) Use Case
9 3 (12.50%) TCP/IP

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Newbury by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Newbury 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 (8.33%) MS Exchange
1 2 (8.33%) SharePoint
1 2 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 3 (12.50%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.33%) SaaS
2 1 (4.17%) PaaS
2 1 (4.17%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (75.00%) LAN
2 13 (54.17%) VPN
3 12 (50.00%) Network Security
4 5 (20.83%) Firewall
5 4 (16.67%) SNMP
6 3 (12.50%) DMVPN
6 3 (12.50%) TCP/IP
7 2 (8.33%) Wireless
7 2 (8.33%) SMTP
7 2 (8.33%) SAN
7 2 (8.33%) Internet
7 2 (8.33%) DNS
7 2 (8.33%) Unified Communications
8 1 (4.17%) VLAN
8 1 (4.17%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (4.17%) Ethernet
8 1 (4.17%) WLAN
8 1 (4.17%) ADSL
8 1 (4.17%) ISDN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (45.83%) Relational Database
2 3 (12.50%) Data Mining
General
1 5 (20.83%) Telecoms
2 3 (12.50%) Finance
2 3 (12.50%) Billing
Job Titles
1 12 (50.00%) Consultant
2 11 (45.83%) Security Consultant
2 11 (45.83%) IT Consultant
2 11 (45.83%) IT Security Consultant
3 2 (8.33%) Network Engineer
3 2 (8.33%) Business Analyst
3 2 (8.33%) Analyst
3 2 (8.33%) Senior Network Engineer
3 2 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (8.33%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (8.33%) Designer
4 1 (4.17%) Technical Design Architect
4 1 (4.17%) Network Design Architect
4 1 (4.17%) Network Security Architect
4 1 (4.17%) Security Architect
4 1 (4.17%) Network Architect
4 1 (4.17%) Product Manager
4 1 (4.17%) Technical Architect
4 1 (4.17%) Architect
4 1 (4.17%) Technical Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.33%) Clustering
1 2 (8.33%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (4.17%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 15 (62.50%) Windows
2 11 (45.83%) Linux
3 4 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (62.50%) ITIL
2 11 (45.83%) PRINCE2
2 11 (45.83%) Enterprise Architecture
2 11 (45.83%) Penetration Testing
2 11 (45.83%) Vulnerability Management
3 3 (12.50%) Business Analysis
3 3 (12.50%) Use Case
3 3 (12.50%) UML
3 3 (12.50%) CRM
3 3 (12.50%) GAP Analysis
3 3 (12.50%) Change Management
4 2 (8.33%) TOGAF
4 2 (8.33%) Project Management
4 2 (8.33%) eTOM
4 2 (8.33%) Business Transformation
5 1 (4.17%) Change Control
5 1 (4.17%) Migration
5 1 (4.17%) Network Design
5 1 (4.17%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (45.83%) CISA
1 11 (45.83%) CISM
1 11 (45.83%) CISSP
1 11 (45.83%) PCI QSA
2 3 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (12.50%) CCNP
2 3 (12.50%) CCNA
3 2 (8.33%) MCSE
3 2 (8.33%) MCSA
3 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (4.17%) Degree
4 1 (4.17%) CCSA
4 1 (4.17%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (54.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 11 (45.83%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 11 (45.83%) COBIT
System Software
1 4 (16.67%) Active Directory
1 4 (16.67%) Hyper-V
2 2 (8.33%) ISA Server
2 2 (8.33%) Forefront TMG
3 1 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (8.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 6 (25.00%) Cisco
2 4 (16.67%) VMware
3 2 (8.33%) HP
3 2 (8.33%) Dell
3 2 (8.33%) Citrix
3 2 (8.33%) WatchGuard
4 1 (4.17%) Riverbed
4 1 (4.17%) SolarWinds
4 1 (4.17%) F5
4 1 (4.17%) CheckPoint
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