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 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 37 54 38
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -16
Permanent jobs citing WAN 11 3 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 3.49% 0.77% 4.04%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.58% 2.61% 17.65%
Number of salaries quoted 7 3 15
Average salary £40,000 £50,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,300 £35,600 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,200 £52,400 £44,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +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 Newbury region.

Communications & Networking Category
Newbury
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
95 115 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 30.16% 29.56% 22.91%
Number of salaries quoted 66 84 66
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £45,000 £55,000
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 21 November 2014.

WAN Salary Histogram in Newbury

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newbury

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 25 (100.00%) LAN
2 19 (76.00%) ITIL
2 19 (76.00%) Windows
3 15 (60.00%) PRINCE2
3 15 (60.00%) Network Security
4 14 (56.00%) PCI QSA
4 14 (56.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 14 (56.00%) Penetration Testing
4 14 (56.00%) Enterprise Architecture
4 14 (56.00%) COBIT
4 14 (56.00%) Vulnerability Management
4 14 (56.00%) Relational Database
4 14 (56.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 14 (56.00%) CISA
4 14 (56.00%) CISM
4 14 (56.00%) Linux
4 14 (56.00%) VPN
4 14 (56.00%) CISSP
5 7 (28.00%) Firewall
5 7 (28.00%) Cisco
6 5 (20.00%) Active Directory
6 5 (20.00%) TCP/IP
7 4 (16.00%) Microsoft
7 4 (16.00%) Wireless
7 4 (16.00%) Telecoms
7 4 (16.00%) SLA
7 4 (16.00%) Degree
8 3 (12.00%) Network Monitoring
8 3 (12.00%) Lync
8 3 (12.00%) Sophos

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Newbury by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 3 (12.00%) Lync
2 1 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (4.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (12.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.00%) MS Visio
2 1 (4.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 25 (100.00%) LAN
2 15 (60.00%) Network Security
3 14 (56.00%) VPN
4 7 (28.00%) Firewall
5 5 (20.00%) TCP/IP
6 4 (16.00%) Wireless
7 2 (8.00%) DNS
7 2 (8.00%) EIGRP
8 1 (4.00%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (4.00%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (4.00%) Multicast
8 1 (4.00%) Unified Communications
8 1 (4.00%) DMVPN
8 1 (4.00%) BGP-4
8 1 (4.00%) DWDM
8 1 (4.00%) MPLS
8 1 (4.00%) OSPF
8 1 (4.00%) SAN
8 1 (4.00%) LDAP
8 1 (4.00%) SDH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (56.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (4.00%) Data Mining
General
1 4 (16.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.00%) Billing
2 1 (4.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (60.00%) Consultant
2 14 (56.00%) Security Consultant
3 11 (44.00%) IT Consultant
3 11 (44.00%) IT Security Consultant
4 4 (16.00%) Network Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Architect
5 2 (8.00%) Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Operations Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Network Operations Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Network Architect
6 1 (4.00%) Technical Manager
6 1 (4.00%) Product Manager
6 1 (4.00%) Security Architect
6 1 (4.00%) OSS Architect
6 1 (4.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Network Design Architect
6 1 (4.00%) Network Security Architect
6 1 (4.00%) Technical Design Architect
6 1 (4.00%) IT Support
6 1 (4.00%) Designer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 19 (76.00%) Windows
2 14 (56.00%) Linux
3 2 (8.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (8.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (8.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (4.00%) Windows 8
4 1 (4.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (76.00%) ITIL
2 15 (60.00%) PRINCE2
3 14 (56.00%) Penetration Testing
3 14 (56.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 14 (56.00%) Vulnerability Management
4 3 (12.00%) Network Monitoring
5 2 (8.00%) Network Design
6 1 (4.00%) GAP Analysis
6 1 (4.00%) Use Case
6 1 (4.00%) Business Analysis
6 1 (4.00%) Change Control
6 1 (4.00%) Business Transformation
6 1 (4.00%) Project Management
6 1 (4.00%) Migration
6 1 (4.00%) Change Management
6 1 (4.00%) CRM
6 1 (4.00%) UML
Qualifications
1 14 (56.00%) PCI QSA
1 14 (56.00%) CISA
1 14 (56.00%) CISM
1 14 (56.00%) CISSP
2 4 (16.00%) Degree
3 3 (12.00%) CCNA
3 3 (12.00%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (12.00%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (8.00%) CCDA
5 1 (4.00%) CCSE
5 1 (4.00%) CCSA
5 1 (4.00%) CCNP
5 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (4.00%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (56.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 14 (56.00%) COBIT
1 14 (56.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 4 (16.00%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) Netcool
Vendors
1 7 (28.00%) Cisco
2 4 (16.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (12.00%) Sophos
4 2 (8.00%) HP
5 1 (4.00%) Riverbed
5 1 (4.00%) SolarWinds
5 1 (4.00%) F5
5 1 (4.00%) VMware
5 1 (4.00%) Dell
5 1 (4.00%) Infovista
5 1 (4.00%) CheckPoint
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