The table below looks at the statistics for WAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Portsmouth region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WAN over the 3 months to 25 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 46 37 70
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +33
Permanent jobs citing WAN 5 30 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 1.47% 6.91% 3.06%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.47% 43.48% 20.34%
Number of salaries quoted 5 30 12
Median salary £32,500 £27,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.18% -29.48%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
WAN
Hampshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Portsmouth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
59 69 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 17.35% 15.90% 15.05%
Number of salaries quoted 58 64 43
Median salary £43,000 £42,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.17% +8.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £26,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

WAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

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

WAN Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

WAN
Salary Trend in Portsmouth

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

WAN Salary Trend in Portsmouth

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 Portsmouth region with a requirement for WAN.

1 10 (100.00%) Windows
1 10 (100.00%) LAN
1 10 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (80.00%) VMware
2 8 (80.00%) Windows Server
3 7 (70.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (70.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 7 (70.00%) MCITP
3 7 (70.00%) Active Directory
3 7 (70.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (70.00%) VPN
4 6 (60.00%) DNS
4 6 (60.00%) MCSE
4 6 (60.00%) VoIP
4 6 (60.00%) DHCP
4 6 (60.00%) TCP/IP
4 6 (60.00%) Linux
4 6 (60.00%) Cisco
4 6 (60.00%) Veeam
4 6 (60.00%) Firewall
4 6 (60.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 6 (60.00%) Windows 10
5 5 (50.00%) Meraki
5 5 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 5 (50.00%) BCP
6 3 (30.00%) ITIL
6 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
7 2 (20.00%) Coaching
7 2 (20.00%) Service Management
7 2 (20.00%) Service Delivery

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (20.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (10.00%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (100.00%) LAN
2 7 (70.00%) VPN
3 6 (60.00%) DHCP
3 6 (60.00%) DNS
3 6 (60.00%) Firewall
3 6 (60.00%) TCP/IP
3 6 (60.00%) VoIP
4 1 (10.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2014
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Support Engineer
2 5 (50.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 5 (50.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 5 (50.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 3 (30.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (30.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
3 3 (30.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (30.00%) Infrastructure Support
3 3 (30.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Administrator
4 1 (10.00%) Desktop Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) IT Support
4 1 (10.00%) IT Support Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior IT Support
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Support Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) SQL DBA
4 1 (10.00%) SQL Developer
4 1 (10.00%) SQL Server DBA
4 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Fat Client
1 2 (20.00%) Thin Client
2 1 (10.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (80.00%) Windows Server
3 7 (70.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (70.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (60.00%) Linux
4 6 (60.00%) Windows 10
5 2 (20.00%) Windows 7
6 1 (10.00%) Windows 2000
6 1 (10.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) BCP
1 5 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (30.00%) ITIL
3 2 (20.00%) Coaching
3 2 (20.00%) CRM
3 2 (20.00%) ITIL V2
3 2 (20.00%) Service Delivery
3 2 (20.00%) Service Management
4 1 (10.00%) Business Continuity
4 1 (10.00%) Data Analysis
4 1 (10.00%) Database Mirroring
4 1 (10.00%) High Availability
4 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Management
4 1 (10.00%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) SQL
1 1 (10.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (70.00%) MCITP
1 7 (70.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (60.00%) MCSE
2 6 (60.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (20.00%) DV Cleared
3 2 (20.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (20.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (10.00%) CCNA
4 1 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (10.00%) MCDBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (70.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) SCCM
1 1 (10.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (80.00%) VMware
3 6 (60.00%) Cisco
3 6 (60.00%) Veeam
4 5 (50.00%) Meraki
5 1 (10.00%) Citrix