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

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 40 55 49
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -6
Permanent jobs citing WAN 19 10 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 3.70% 1.77% 3.58%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.18% 7.75% 10.65%
Number of salaries quoted 18 6 17
Median salary £52,500 £54,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.66% -9.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £25,000 £33,600
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
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 Slough region.

Communications & Networking Category
Slough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
134 129 169
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 26.07% 22.79% 33.60%
Number of salaries quoted 117 80 151
Median salary £50,000 £57,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.04% +21.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £37,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £60,000 £68,250
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

WAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

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

WAN Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

WAN
Salary Trend in Slough

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

WAN Salary Trend in Slough

WAN
Salary Histogram in Slough

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

WAN Salary Histogram in Slough

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 Slough region with a requirement for WAN.

1 30 (96.77%) LAN
2 19 (61.29%) Cisco
3 16 (51.61%) VPN
3 16 (51.61%) Cisco Certification
3 16 (51.61%) Windows
4 15 (48.39%) ITIL
4 15 (48.39%) VMware
5 14 (45.16%) Firewall
6 11 (35.48%) Wireless
6 11 (35.48%) Network Security
6 11 (35.48%) F5
6 11 (35.48%) Data Centre
7 9 (29.03%) Cisco ASA
7 9 (29.03%) CCVP
7 9 (29.03%) MPLS
7 9 (29.03%) CCNP
8 8 (25.81%) CCSP
8 8 (25.81%) Juniper
8 8 (25.81%) Linux
8 8 (25.81%) OSPF
8 8 (25.81%) BGP
8 8 (25.81%) EIGRP
8 8 (25.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 8 (25.81%) Cisco PIX
8 8 (25.81%) SolarWinds
8 8 (25.81%) SolarWinds Orion
8 8 (25.81%) 802.1X
8 8 (25.81%) Palo Alto
8 8 (25.81%) Cisco Wireless
8 8 (25.81%) Network Monitoring

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Slough 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 (6.45%) MS Exchange
1 2 (6.45%) Skype for Business
2 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (3.23%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 6 (19.35%) MS Excel
2 5 (16.13%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.45%) Office 365
2 1 (3.23%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 30 (96.77%) LAN
2 16 (51.61%) VPN
3 14 (45.16%) Firewall
4 11 (35.48%) Network Security
4 11 (35.48%) Wireless
5 9 (29.03%) Cisco ASA
5 9 (29.03%) MPLS
6 8 (25.81%) BGP
6 8 (25.81%) Cisco PIX
6 8 (25.81%) Cisco Wireless
6 8 (25.81%) EIGRP
6 8 (25.81%) OSPF
7 6 (19.35%) FWSM
7 6 (19.35%) SAN
7 6 (19.35%) TACACS
8 4 (12.90%) VLAN
8 4 (12.90%) VoIP
9 3 (9.68%) Cisco Nexus
9 3 (9.68%) DHCP
9 3 (9.68%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (16.13%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (16.13%) Finance
2 2 (6.45%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.23%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 12 (38.71%) Network Engineer
2 8 (25.81%) Network Security Engineer
2 8 (25.81%) Security Engineer
3 6 (19.35%) Infrastructure Team Leader
3 6 (19.35%) Support Engineer
3 6 (19.35%) Team Leader
4 5 (16.13%) Network Support
5 4 (12.90%) Infrastructure Support Team Leader
5 4 (12.90%) Linux Engineer
5 4 (12.90%) Linux Support
5 4 (12.90%) Linux Support Engineer
5 4 (12.90%) Network Analyst
5 4 (12.90%) Network Support Analyst
5 4 (12.90%) Server Analyst
5 4 (12.90%) Server Support
5 4 (12.90%) Server Support Analyst
5 4 (12.90%) Storage Analyst
5 4 (12.90%) Storage Support Analyst
5 4 (12.90%) Support Analyst
5 4 (12.90%) Support Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (25.81%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 11 (35.48%) Data Centre
2 7 (22.58%) Fat Client
2 7 (22.58%) Thin Client
3 6 (19.35%) Client/Server
3 6 (19.35%) Management Information System
4 4 (12.90%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (9.68%) Computer Science
5 3 (9.68%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (3.23%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 16 (51.61%) Windows
2 8 (25.81%) Linux
3 6 (19.35%) Windows Server
4 4 (12.90%) Unix
4 4 (12.90%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (48.39%) ITIL
2 8 (25.81%) Network Monitoring
3 7 (22.58%) Change Management
4 6 (19.35%) Data Security
4 6 (19.35%) High Availability
4 6 (19.35%) Network Load Balancing
4 6 (19.35%) Network Management
5 5 (16.13%) Service Delivery
6 3 (9.68%) Coaching
6 3 (9.68%) Mentoring
6 3 (9.68%) Project Management
7 2 (6.45%) Business Continuity
7 2 (6.45%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (6.45%) Service Management
8 1 (3.23%) Change Control
8 1 (3.23%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (3.23%) Fault Management
8 1 (3.23%) Information Governance
8 1 (3.23%) ITSM
8 1 (3.23%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 4 (12.90%) SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (51.61%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (29.03%) CCNP
2 9 (29.03%) CCVP
3 8 (25.81%) CCSP
4 4 (12.90%) CCNA
5 3 (9.68%) CCDA
5 3 (9.68%) Degree
6 1 (3.23%) MCSE
6 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (25.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (9.68%) HIPAA
System Software
1 6 (19.35%) Firmware
2 4 (12.90%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (9.68%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (6.45%) Hyper-V
5 1 (3.23%) Active Directory
5 1 (3.23%) vSphere
5 1 (3.23%) XenDesktop
5 1 (3.23%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 8 (25.81%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 19 (61.29%) Cisco
2 15 (48.39%) VMware
3 11 (35.48%) F5
4 8 (25.81%) Juniper
4 8 (25.81%) Palo Alto
4 8 (25.81%) SolarWinds
5 7 (22.58%) Citrix
6 6 (19.35%) Microsoft
7 3 (9.68%) LANDesk
8 1 (3.23%) Avaya
8 1 (3.23%) Dell
8 1 (3.23%) HP
8 1 (3.23%) Lotus
8 1 (3.23%) Veeam
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