The table below looks at the statistics for WAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Portsmouth region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WAN over the 3 months to 28 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 31 42 34
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -8
Permanent jobs citing WAN 20 12 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 7.84% 4.20% 5.26%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 55.56% 17.39% 28.99%
Number of salaries quoted 20 11 20
Average salary £33,750 £47,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.94% +21.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £37,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £57,500 £40,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £41,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.40% +10.66%
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
36 69 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 14.12% 24.13% 18.16%
Number of salaries quoted 34 65 54
Average salary £35,000 £44,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.34% +11.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £23,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £49,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

WAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WAN across the Portsmouth region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WAN across the Portsmouth region over the 3 months to 28 April 2016.

WAN Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT jobs across the Portsmouth 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 26 (96.30%) LAN
1 26 (96.30%) Microsoft
2 23 (85.19%) Windows
3 22 (81.48%) Windows 7
4 21 (77.78%) VMware
5 20 (74.07%) Cisco
5 20 (74.07%) Cisco Certification
6 18 (66.67%) Active Directory
6 18 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
6 18 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
7 17 (62.96%) MCITP
7 17 (62.96%) Windows Server
7 17 (62.96%) Microsoft Certification
7 17 (62.96%) TCP/IP
7 17 (62.96%) VPN
7 17 (62.96%) DNS
7 17 (62.96%) VoIP
8 16 (59.26%) DHCP
8 16 (59.26%) MCSE
8 16 (59.26%) CCNA
8 16 (59.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 16 (59.26%) Office 365
8 16 (59.26%) Windows 10
9 7 (25.93%) MS Excel
10 6 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
10 6 (22.22%) ITIL
11 5 (18.52%) Service Management
11 5 (18.52%) Thin Client
11 5 (18.52%) SharePoint
11 5 (18.52%) Security Cleared

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT jobs across the Portsmouth 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 5 (18.52%) SharePoint
1 5 (18.52%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 7 (25.93%) MS Excel
2 4 (14.81%) MS Office
2 4 (14.81%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 16 (59.26%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 26 (96.30%) LAN
2 17 (62.96%) DNS
2 17 (62.96%) TCP/IP
2 17 (62.96%) VoIP
2 17 (62.96%) VPN
3 16 (59.26%) DHCP
4 4 (14.81%) Ethernet
4 4 (14.81%) IP Telephony
4 4 (14.81%) MPLS
4 4 (14.81%) SDH
4 4 (14.81%) Telepresence
4 4 (14.81%) Wireless
5 3 (11.11%) Firewall
6 2 (7.41%) Broadband
6 2 (7.41%) SAN
7 1 (3.70%) Internet
7 1 (3.70%) SSL
7 1 (3.70%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.41%) SQL Server
1 2 (7.41%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2014
2 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 4 (14.81%) Telecoms
2 2 (7.41%) Finance
3 1 (3.70%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (37.04%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 10 (37.04%) Network Engineer
1 10 (37.04%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
2 7 (25.93%) IT Support
3 6 (22.22%) Analyst
3 6 (22.22%) IT Engineer
3 6 (22.22%) IT Support Engineer
3 6 (22.22%) Senior IT Engineer
3 6 (22.22%) Senior IT Support
3 6 (22.22%) Senior Support Engineer
3 6 (22.22%) Support Engineer
4 4 (14.81%) Designer
4 4 (14.81%) Network Analyst
4 4 (14.81%) Network Designer
5 3 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support
5 3 (11.11%) Team Leader
6 2 (7.41%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 5 (18.52%) Fat Client
1 5 (18.52%) Thin Client
2 4 (14.81%) Data Centre
2 4 (14.81%) Driving Licence
2 4 (14.81%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (3.70%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 23 (85.19%) Windows
2 22 (81.48%) Windows 7
3 18 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 18 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 17 (62.96%) Windows Server
5 16 (59.26%) Windows 10
6 2 (7.41%) Linux
7 1 (3.70%) Windows 8
7 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (22.22%) ITIL
2 5 (18.52%) ITIL V2
2 5 (18.52%) Service Management
3 4 (14.81%) CRM
3 4 (14.81%) Migration
3 4 (14.81%) Network Design
3 4 (14.81%) Presales
4 3 (11.11%) Business Continuity
4 3 (11.11%) Coaching
5 2 (7.41%) Service Delivery
6 1 (3.70%) Data Analysis
6 1 (3.70%) Database Mirroring
6 1 (3.70%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (3.70%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 2 (7.41%) SQL
2 1 (3.70%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 20 (74.07%) Cisco Certification
2 17 (62.96%) MCITP
2 17 (62.96%) Microsoft Certification
3 16 (59.26%) CCNA
3 16 (59.26%) MCSE
3 16 (59.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 5 (18.52%) Security Cleared
5 4 (14.81%) CCDP
6 3 (11.11%) DV Cleared
6 3 (11.11%) SC Cleared
7 1 (3.70%) MCDBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 6 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (11.11%) SCCM
1 3 (11.11%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 26 (96.30%) Microsoft
2 21 (77.78%) VMware
3 20 (74.07%) Cisco
4 4 (14.81%) Avaya
5 2 (7.41%) Citrix
5 2 (7.41%) Veeam
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