The table below looks at the statistics for WAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WAN over the 3 months to 8 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 77 70 84
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +14
Permanent jobs citing WAN 42 90 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 2.58% 3.66% 2.85%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.11% 13.29% 8.10%
Number of salaries quoted 37 67 62
Median salary £41,500 £50,000 £35,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-17.00% +41.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £57,900 £62,250
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
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 Reading region.

Communications & Networking Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
518 677 926
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 31.88% 27.54% 35.25%
Number of salaries quoted 326 499 469
Median salary £55,000 £50,500 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.91% +17.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

WAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

WAN Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

WAN
Salary Trend in Reading

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

WAN Salary Trend in Reading

WAN
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WAN across the Reading region over the 3 months to 8 December 2016.

WAN Salary Histogram in Reading

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 8 December 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 Reading region with a requirement for WAN.

1 92 (88.46%) LAN
2 53 (50.96%) Cisco
3 50 (48.08%) Windows
4 49 (47.12%) Cisco Certification
5 46 (44.23%) TCP/IP
6 39 (37.50%) VMware
7 37 (35.58%) Firewall
8 32 (30.77%) VMware Infrastructure
9 31 (29.81%) VoIP
10 30 (28.85%) CCNA
10 30 (28.85%) Skype for Business
11 28 (26.92%) Active Directory
11 28 (26.92%) SQL Server
12 23 (22.12%) SQL
12 23 (22.12%) Avaya
12 23 (22.12%) Hyper-V
13 22 (21.15%) Windows 7
13 22 (21.15%) Microsoft
13 22 (21.15%) MS Exchange
13 22 (21.15%) Windows Server
14 20 (19.23%) PBX
14 20 (19.23%) ITIL
14 20 (19.23%) CCNP
14 20 (19.23%) Juniper
14 20 (19.23%) Mitel
15 19 (18.27%) Microsoft Certification
16 18 (17.31%) NEC
17 17 (16.35%) VPN
18 16 (15.38%) DNS
19 14 (13.46%) Windows Server 2008

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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 30 (28.85%) Skype for Business
2 22 (21.15%) MS Exchange
3 6 (5.77%) IIS
4 5 (4.81%) WebSphere
5 4 (3.85%) Apache
6 2 (1.92%) IBM Notes
6 2 (1.92%) Tomcat
6 2 (1.92%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.96%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (0.96%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 9 (8.65%) MS Office
2 8 (7.69%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.92%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.96%) SAP hybris
Cloud Services
1 11 (10.58%) Office 365
2 7 (6.73%) SaaS
3 4 (3.85%) IaaS
3 4 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (2.88%) PaaS
5 1 (0.96%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 92 (88.46%) LAN
2 46 (44.23%) TCP/IP
3 37 (35.58%) Firewall
4 31 (29.81%) VoIP
5 20 (19.23%) PBX
6 17 (16.35%) VPN
7 16 (15.38%) DNS
8 13 (12.50%) MPLS
8 13 (12.50%) VLAN
9 10 (9.62%) BGP
9 10 (9.62%) OSPF
10 9 (8.65%) Skype
11 8 (7.69%) CTI
11 8 (7.69%) Ethernet
11 8 (7.69%) Network Security
12 7 (6.73%) DHCP
12 7 (6.73%) SAN
13 6 (5.77%) Cisco ASA
13 6 (5.77%) EIGRP
13 6 (5.77%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (26.92%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (0.96%) Couchbase
3 1 (0.96%) DB2
3 1 (0.96%) MongoDB
3 1 (0.96%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (3.85%) JMeter
1 4 (3.85%) LoadRunner
1 4 (3.85%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.96%) JIRA
General
1 13 (12.50%) Finance
2 6 (5.77%) Telecoms
3 4 (3.85%) French Language
4 3 (2.88%) German Language
4 3 (2.88%) Legal
4 3 (2.88%) Portuguese Language
4 3 (2.88%) Retail
4 3 (2.88%) Spanish Language
5 2 (1.92%) Marketing
6 1 (0.96%) Billing
Job Titles
1 30 (28.85%) Support Engineer
2 28 (26.92%) Network Engineer
3 24 (23.08%) Technical Support
4 12 (11.54%) Technical Engineer
5 11 (10.58%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 10 (9.62%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 10 (9.62%) Architect
6 10 (9.62%) Technical Support Engineer
7 8 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support
7 8 (7.69%) Senior Network Engineer
8 7 (6.73%) Analyst
8 7 (6.73%) Infrastructure Support
8 7 (6.73%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
8 7 (6.73%) Lead Network Engineer
8 7 (6.73%) Network Support
8 7 (6.73%) Network Support Engineer
9 6 (5.77%) Cisco Engineer
10 5 (4.81%) Cisco Network Engineer
10 5 (4.81%) Network Analyst
10 5 (4.81%) Network Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (6.73%) .NET
2 5 (4.81%) Web Services
3 4 (3.85%) HTML
3 4 (3.85%) HTML5
4 1 (0.96%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 11 (10.58%) Replication
2 8 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (6.73%) Data Centre
3 7 (6.73%) Enterprise Software
3 7 (6.73%) IVR
4 5 (4.81%) Driving Licence
5 4 (3.85%) Fat Client
5 4 (3.85%) Management Information System
5 4 (3.85%) PKI
5 4 (3.85%) Thin Client
6 3 (2.88%) Computer Science
6 3 (2.88%) Hybrid Cloud
6 3 (2.88%) Virtual Team
7 2 (1.92%) Social Network
8 1 (0.96%) Blackberry
8 1 (0.96%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 50 (48.08%) Windows
2 22 (21.15%) Windows 7
2 22 (21.15%) Windows Server
3 14 (13.46%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (10.58%) Linux
5 9 (8.65%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (7.69%) Unix
7 6 (5.77%) Windows 10
8 5 (4.81%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (1.92%) Mac OS
9 2 (1.92%) Windows 8
9 2 (1.92%) Windows NT
9 2 (1.92%) Windows Vista
10 1 (0.96%) CentOS
10 1 (0.96%) Debian
10 1 (0.96%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (19.23%) ITIL
2 13 (12.50%) Presales
3 12 (11.54%) Network Design
4 9 (8.65%) Product Management
5 8 (7.69%) Data Protection
5 8 (7.69%) High Availability
5 8 (7.69%) Network Monitoring
6 6 (5.77%) Incident Management
6 6 (5.77%) Load Balancing
7 5 (4.81%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (4.81%) Mentoring
7 5 (4.81%) Problem Management
8 4 (3.85%) Application Packaging
8 4 (3.85%) Change Control
8 4 (3.85%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
8 4 (3.85%) CRM
8 4 (3.85%) Network Architecture
8 4 (3.85%) Performance Testing
8 4 (3.85%) Test Scripting
8 4 (3.85%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (22.12%) SQL
2 11 (10.58%) C#
3 5 (4.81%) Python
4 4 (3.85%) Java
4 4 (3.85%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.96%) Bash Shell
5 1 (0.96%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 49 (47.12%) Cisco Certification
2 30 (28.85%) CCNA
3 20 (19.23%) CCNP
4 19 (18.27%) Microsoft Certification
5 12 (11.54%) MCSE
6 8 (7.69%) CCIE
6 8 (7.69%) MCITP
6 8 (7.69%) MCP
7 7 (6.73%) JNCIE
7 7 (6.73%) JNCIP
7 7 (6.73%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 6 (5.77%) Degree
9 4 (3.85%) A+ Certification
9 4 (3.85%) CEH
9 4 (3.85%) CISSP
9 4 (3.85%) MCSA
10 3 (2.88%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (0.96%) JNCIS
11 1 (0.96%) PMI Certification
11 1 (0.96%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (9.62%) SLA
2 4 (3.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (3.85%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 32 (30.77%) VMware Infrastructure
2 28 (26.92%) Active Directory
3 23 (22.12%) Hyper-V
4 4 (3.85%) DFS Replication
4 4 (3.85%) Terminal Server
5 3 (2.88%) VMware ESX
6 2 (1.92%) VMware Server
7 1 (0.96%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (0.96%) vSphere
7 1 (0.96%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (3.85%) Backup Exec
1 4 (3.85%) HP Quality Center
1 4 (3.85%) Nmap
1 4 (3.85%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 4 (3.85%) WSUS
2 2 (1.92%) Nessus
2 2 (1.92%) SCCM
3 1 (0.96%) FortiGate
3 1 (0.96%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 53 (50.96%) Cisco
2 39 (37.50%) VMware
3 23 (22.12%) Avaya
4 22 (21.15%) Microsoft
5 20 (19.23%) Juniper
5 20 (19.23%) Mitel
6 18 (17.31%) NEC
7 12 (11.54%) NetApp
8 10 (9.62%) CheckPoint
8 10 (9.62%) Citrix
9 5 (4.81%) Oracle
9 5 (4.81%) SAP
10 4 (3.85%) Dell KACE
10 4 (3.85%) F5
10 4 (3.85%) HP
10 4 (3.85%) Remedy
10 4 (3.85%) Symantec
10 4 (3.85%) Veeam
11 3 (2.88%) CenturyLink
11 3 (2.88%) Zeacom
Reading, Berkshire
Reed Technology
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Etech Partners
Salary: To £50K + Outstanding Bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + Bonus, Car allowance, Health, Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + Bonus, Car allowance, Health, Pension
Posted: 2 days ago