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 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 32 36 50
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +14
Permanent jobs citing WAN 14 14 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 5.88% 5.04% 1.71%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 50.00% 22.22% 14.29%
Number of salaries quoted 14 12 7
Median salary £33,750 £37,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% -3.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £22,750 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,000 £45,100
UK excluding London median salary £40,500 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-4.70% +13.33%
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
28 63 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 11.76% 22.66% 11.95%
Number of salaries quoted 26 57 38
Median salary £35,000 £40,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,250 £22,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £49,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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
Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WAN across the Portsmouth region over the 3 months to 25 May 2016.

WAN Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 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

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 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