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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 42 60 25
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -35
Permanent jobs citing WAN 11 7 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 3.69% 1.81% 7.22%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 24.44% 12.96% 30.43%
Number of salaries quoted 11 6 21
Average salary £32,500 £48,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-32.29% +43.28%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+10.38% +1.31%
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
45 54 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 15.10% 13.95% 23.71%
Number of salaries quoted 44 50 59
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £26,500 £19,250
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £44,550 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £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 10 February 2016.

WAN Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 10 February 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 24 (100.00%) LAN
2 23 (95.83%) Microsoft
3 20 (83.33%) Windows
4 19 (79.17%) Active Directory
5 18 (75.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 16 (66.67%) Cisco
7 15 (62.50%) Cisco Certification
7 15 (62.50%) VMware
8 14 (58.33%) MCITP
9 13 (54.17%) TCP/IP
9 13 (54.17%) MCSE
9 13 (54.17%) Windows 7
10 12 (50.00%) DHCP
10 12 (50.00%) DNS
10 12 (50.00%) CCNA
11 11 (45.83%) MS Excel
12 9 (37.50%) MS Office
12 9 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
12 9 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
12 9 (37.50%) Windows Server
13 8 (33.33%) Driving Licence
13 8 (33.33%) Windows 10
13 8 (33.33%) Office 365
13 8 (33.33%) VoIP
13 8 (33.33%) VPN
13 8 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 7 (29.17%) Firewall
14 7 (29.17%) ITIL
14 7 (29.17%) Security Cleared
15 6 (25.00%) MCP

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 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 4 (16.67%) IIS
2 3 (12.50%) SharePoint
3 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (4.17%) MS Exchange
3 1 (4.17%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 11 (45.83%) MS Excel
2 9 (37.50%) MS Office
3 3 (12.50%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 8 (33.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 24 (100.00%) LAN
2 13 (54.17%) TCP/IP
3 12 (50.00%) DHCP
3 12 (50.00%) DNS
4 8 (33.33%) VoIP
4 8 (33.33%) VPN
5 7 (29.17%) Firewall
6 3 (12.50%) Ethernet
6 3 (12.50%) IP Telephony
6 3 (12.50%) MPLS
6 3 (12.50%) SDH
6 3 (12.50%) Telepresence
6 3 (12.50%) Wireless
7 2 (8.33%) Broadband
7 2 (8.33%) SAN
8 1 (4.17%) Network Security
8 1 (4.17%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.17%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (12.50%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.17%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (20.83%) IT Engineer
1 5 (20.83%) IT Support
1 5 (20.83%) IT Support Engineer
1 5 (20.83%) Senior IT Engineer
1 5 (20.83%) Senior IT Support
1 5 (20.83%) Senior Support Engineer
1 5 (20.83%) Support Engineer
2 4 (16.67%) Administrator
2 4 (16.67%) IT Administrator
2 4 (16.67%) IT Systems Administrator
2 4 (16.67%) Systems Administrator
3 3 (12.50%) Analyst
3 3 (12.50%) Designer
3 3 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (12.50%) Network Analyst
3 3 (12.50%) Network Designer
3 3 (12.50%) Network Engineer
3 3 (12.50%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Desktop Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Network Manager
Miscellaneous
1 8 (33.33%) Driving Licence
2 3 (12.50%) Data Centre
2 3 (12.50%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (8.33%) Fat Client
3 2 (8.33%) Thin Client
4 1 (4.17%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 20 (83.33%) Windows
2 13 (54.17%) Windows 7
3 9 (37.50%) Windows Server
3 9 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (33.33%) Windows 10
5 6 (25.00%) Windows XP
6 2 (8.33%) Windows 2000
7 1 (4.17%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (29.17%) ITIL
2 6 (25.00%) Service Management
3 4 (16.67%) Load Balancing
4 3 (12.50%) Migration
4 3 (12.50%) Network Design
4 3 (12.50%) Presales
5 2 (8.33%) ITIL V2
5 2 (8.33%) Service Delivery
6 1 (4.17%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (4.17%) Ticket Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (16.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 18 (75.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 15 (62.50%) Cisco Certification
3 14 (58.33%) MCITP
4 13 (54.17%) MCSE
5 12 (50.00%) CCNA
6 8 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 7 (29.17%) Security Cleared
8 6 (25.00%) MCP
8 6 (25.00%) MCTS
9 5 (20.83%) MCDST
10 4 (16.67%) RHCE
11 3 (12.50%) CCDP
System Software
1 19 (79.17%) Active Directory
2 4 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (4.17%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 23 (95.83%) Microsoft
2 16 (66.67%) Cisco
3 15 (62.50%) VMware
4 5 (20.83%) Dell
5 4 (16.67%) HP
5 4 (16.67%) Red Hat
6 3 (12.50%) Avaya
7 2 (8.33%) Citrix
8 1 (4.17%) SonicWALL
8 1 (4.17%) Veeam
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