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 21 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Berkshire / Slough
Rank 37 58 43
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -15
Permanent jobs citing WAN 7 17 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 2.42% 2.59% 4.31%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.43% 10.24% 16.87%
Number of salaries quoted 5 17 24
Median salary £35,000 £23,500 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+48.93% -63.84%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%

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
83 166 166
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 28.72% 25.27% 25.54%
Number of salaries quoted 68 150 102
Median salary £52,500 £50,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +19.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £23,500 £30,100
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £65,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 21 January 2017.

WAN Salary Histogram in Slough

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, 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 18 (81.82%) LAN
2 14 (63.64%) Cisco
3 13 (59.09%) Firewall
4 12 (54.55%) Windows
5 10 (45.45%) ITIL
6 9 (40.91%) Windows Server
7 7 (31.82%) Microsoft
7 7 (31.82%) VMware
8 6 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
8 6 (27.27%) MPLS
9 5 (22.73%) VMware Infrastructure
9 5 (22.73%) Hyper-V
10 4 (18.18%) Cisco ASA
10 4 (18.18%) Change Management
10 4 (18.18%) Dell
10 4 (18.18%) Citrix
10 4 (18.18%) Cisco Certification
10 4 (18.18%) Active Directory
10 4 (18.18%) Juniper
10 4 (18.18%) SharePoint
10 4 (18.18%) MS Exchange
10 4 (18.18%) VPN
10 4 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
10 4 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2013
11 3 (13.64%) Driving Licence
11 3 (13.64%) Network Monitoring
11 3 (13.64%) Mentoring
11 3 (13.64%) Data Centre
11 3 (13.64%) VMware ESXi
11 3 (13.64%) High Availability

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 4 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2013
1 4 (18.18%) MS Exchange
1 4 (18.18%) SharePoint
2 2 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (9.09%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (9.09%) SharePoint 2013
2 2 (9.09%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (13.64%) MS Excel
2 2 (9.09%) MS Office
2 2 (9.09%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (9.09%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.09%) Azure Active Directory
1 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (9.09%) Office 365
1 2 (9.09%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (81.82%) LAN
2 13 (59.09%) Firewall
3 6 (27.27%) MPLS
4 4 (18.18%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (18.18%) VPN
5 2 (9.09%) BGP
5 2 (9.09%) Cisco PIX
5 2 (9.09%) Cisco Wireless
5 2 (9.09%) DHCP
5 2 (9.09%) DNS
5 2 (9.09%) EIGRP
5 2 (9.09%) Intrusion Detection
5 2 (9.09%) NAS
5 2 (9.09%) NetScreen
5 2 (9.09%) Network Security
5 2 (9.09%) OSPF
5 2 (9.09%) SAN
5 2 (9.09%) TACACS
5 2 (9.09%) VoIP
5 2 (9.09%) Wireless
General
1 3 (13.64%) Telecoms
2 2 (9.09%) Back Office
2 2 (9.09%) Finance
2 2 (9.09%) Legal
3 1 (4.55%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (40.91%) Network Engineer
2 7 (31.82%) Analyst
3 4 (18.18%) Cisco Engineer
3 4 (18.18%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 4 (18.18%) Network Systems Engineer
3 4 (18.18%) Systems Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) Junior
4 3 (13.64%) Junior Analyst
4 3 (13.64%) Junior Network Analyst
4 3 (13.64%) LAN/WAN Analyst
4 3 (13.64%) Network Analyst
4 3 (13.64%) Support Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Firewall Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Graduate
5 2 (9.09%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 2 (9.09%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) IT Graduate
5 2 (9.09%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.09%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) Data Centre
1 3 (13.64%) Driving Licence
2 2 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (9.09%) User Experience
3 1 (4.55%) Client/Server
3 1 (4.55%) Fat Client
3 1 (4.55%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.55%) PMI
3 1 (4.55%) Thin Client
3 1 (4.55%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 12 (54.55%) Windows
2 9 (40.91%) Windows Server
3 6 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (13.64%) Windows 7
6 2 (9.09%) Linux
6 2 (9.09%) Windows 8
7 1 (4.55%) Mac OS X
7 1 (4.55%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (45.45%) ITIL
2 4 (18.18%) Change Management
3 3 (13.64%) High Availability
3 3 (13.64%) Mentoring
3 3 (13.64%) Network Monitoring
3 3 (13.64%) Service Management
4 2 (9.09%) B2B
4 2 (9.09%) Change Control
4 2 (9.09%) Data Security
4 2 (9.09%) Migration
4 2 (9.09%) Network Design
4 2 (9.09%) Network Load Balancing
4 2 (9.09%) Network Management
4 2 (9.09%) Network Optimisation
4 2 (9.09%) Problem Management
4 2 (9.09%) WAN Optimisation
5 1 (4.55%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (4.55%) Incident Management
5 1 (4.55%) Load Balancing
5 1 (4.55%) PRINCE2
Qualifications
1 4 (18.18%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (13.64%) CCNA
2 3 (13.64%) Degree
3 2 (9.09%) CCNP
3 2 (9.09%) MCSA
3 2 (9.09%) MCSE
3 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (9.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (4.55%) CCSP
4 1 (4.55%) CCVP
4 1 (4.55%) JNCIA
4 1 (4.55%) MCITP
4 1 (4.55%) MCTS
4 1 (4.55%) MOS
4 1 (4.55%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (22.73%) Hyper-V
1 5 (22.73%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (18.18%) Active Directory
3 3 (13.64%) Firmware
3 3 (13.64%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (13.64%) XenApp
4 1 (4.55%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (4.55%) XenDesktop
4 1 (4.55%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 3 (13.64%) SCCM
1 3 (13.64%) WSUS
2 2 (9.09%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (4.55%) AirWatch
3 1 (4.55%) Backup Exec
3 1 (4.55%) CA Spectrum
3 1 (4.55%) Nagios
3 1 (4.55%) NetBackup
3 1 (4.55%) SCOM
3 1 (4.55%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 14 (63.64%) Cisco
2 7 (31.82%) Microsoft
2 7 (31.82%) VMware
3 4 (18.18%) Citrix
3 4 (18.18%) Dell
3 4 (18.18%) Juniper
4 2 (9.09%) Avaya
4 2 (9.09%) F5
4 2 (9.09%) HP
4 2 (9.09%) IBM
4 2 (9.09%) NetApp
4 2 (9.09%) Palo Alto
4 2 (9.09%) QNAP
4 2 (9.09%) Riverbed
5 1 (4.55%) Blue Coat
5 1 (4.55%) BT
5 1 (4.55%) Fortinet
5 1 (4.55%) LANDesk
5 1 (4.55%) MobileIron
5 1 (4.55%) SolarWinds
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