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

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 48 51 60
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +9
Permanent jobs citing WAN 14 13 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 2.48% 2.28% 1.13%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.59% 10.66% 4.17%
Number of salaries quoted 14 12 6
Median salary £42,500 £46,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.60% -22.50%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £41,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +10.66%
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
146 122 144
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 25.89% 21.37% 27.22%
Number of salaries quoted 116 100 124
Median salary £50,000 £46,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.52% +3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 3 May 2016.

WAN Salary Histogram in Slough

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 3 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 Slough region with a requirement for WAN.

1 29 (96.67%) LAN
2 13 (43.33%) Windows
2 13 (43.33%) VMware
3 12 (40.00%) Cisco
3 12 (40.00%) VLAN
4 11 (36.67%) Firewall
5 10 (33.33%) ITIL
6 9 (30.00%) VPN
6 9 (30.00%) Cisco Certification
6 9 (30.00%) Wireless
7 8 (26.67%) SAN
7 8 (26.67%) Windows Server
8 7 (23.33%) Microsoft
8 7 (23.33%) SQL Server
8 7 (23.33%) MS Office
8 7 (23.33%) MS Excel
9 6 (20.00%) Linux
9 6 (20.00%) Unix
9 6 (20.00%) SQL
9 6 (20.00%) Driving Licence
9 6 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
9 6 (20.00%) Windows 7
9 6 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
10 5 (16.67%) Fat Client
10 5 (16.67%) Citrix
10 5 (16.67%) Thin Client
11 4 (13.33%) MPLS
11 4 (13.33%) Client/Server
11 4 (13.33%) Cisco ASA
12 3 (10.00%) Palo Alto

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 (6.67%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (3.33%) IBM Notes
2 1 (3.33%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 7 (23.33%) MS Excel
1 7 (23.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.67%) Office 365
2 1 (3.33%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 29 (96.67%) LAN
2 12 (40.00%) VLAN
3 11 (36.67%) Firewall
4 9 (30.00%) VPN
4 9 (30.00%) Wireless
5 8 (26.67%) SAN
6 4 (13.33%) Cisco ASA
6 4 (13.33%) MPLS
7 3 (10.00%) BGP
7 3 (10.00%) Cisco PIX
7 3 (10.00%) Cisco Wireless
7 3 (10.00%) EIGRP
7 3 (10.00%) Network Security
7 3 (10.00%) OSPF
8 2 (6.67%) Unified Communications
9 1 (3.33%) FWSM
9 1 (3.33%) PBX
9 1 (3.33%) Skype
9 1 (3.33%) TACACS
9 1 (3.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (23.33%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (10.00%) Finance
2 1 (3.33%) Automotive
2 1 (3.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (30.00%) Network Engineer
2 7 (23.33%) Analyst
2 7 (23.33%) Field Engineer
2 7 (23.33%) Support Analyst
3 6 (20.00%) Infrastructure Team Leader
3 6 (20.00%) Junior
3 6 (20.00%) Junior Field Engineer
3 6 (20.00%) Junior Network Engineer
3 6 (20.00%) Network Analyst
3 6 (20.00%) Network Field Engineer
3 6 (20.00%) Network Support
3 6 (20.00%) Network Support Analyst
3 6 (20.00%) Server Analyst
3 6 (20.00%) Server Support
3 6 (20.00%) Server Support Analyst
3 6 (20.00%) Storage Analyst
3 6 (20.00%) Storage Support Analyst
3 6 (20.00%) Support Engineer
3 6 (20.00%) Team Leader
4 5 (16.67%) Linux Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.00%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (20.00%) Driving Licence
2 5 (16.67%) Fat Client
2 5 (16.67%) Thin Client
3 4 (13.33%) Client/Server
4 3 (10.00%) Data Centre
5 2 (6.67%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (3.33%) Management Information System
6 1 (3.33%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 13 (43.33%) Windows
2 8 (26.67%) Windows Server
3 6 (20.00%) Linux
3 6 (20.00%) Unix
3 6 (20.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (33.33%) ITIL
2 3 (10.00%) Coaching
2 3 (10.00%) Mentoring
2 3 (10.00%) Network Monitoring
2 3 (10.00%) Service Delivery
3 2 (6.67%) Change Management
4 1 (3.33%) Change Control
4 1 (3.33%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (3.33%) Data Security
4 1 (3.33%) Fault Management
4 1 (3.33%) High Availability
4 1 (3.33%) Information Governance
4 1 (3.33%) ITSM
4 1 (3.33%) Migration
4 1 (3.33%) Network Load Balancing
4 1 (3.33%) Network Management
4 1 (3.33%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (30.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (10.00%) CCNP
2 3 (10.00%) CCSP
2 3 (10.00%) CCVP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (3.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.33%) Firmware
2 1 (3.33%) vSphere
2 1 (3.33%) XenDesktop
2 1 (3.33%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 3 (10.00%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 13 (43.33%) VMware
2 12 (40.00%) Cisco
3 7 (23.33%) Microsoft
4 5 (16.67%) Citrix
5 3 (10.00%) F5
5 3 (10.00%) Juniper
5 3 (10.00%) LANDesk
5 3 (10.00%) Palo Alto
5 3 (10.00%) SolarWinds
6 1 (3.33%) Avaya
6 1 (3.33%) Dell
6 1 (3.33%) HP
6 1 (3.33%) Lotus
6 1 (3.33%) Veeam
Slough, Berkshire
Connected IT
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + bonus + commission
Posted: 3 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Polycom
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 11 days ago