The table below looks at the statistics for WAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WAN over the 3 months to 20 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 48 63 49
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -14
Permanent jobs citing WAN 13 9 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 2.26% 1.62% 3.37%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.11% 6.43% 15.54%
Number of salaries quoted 12 9 18
Average salary £54,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,750 £32,300 £34,850
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £45,750
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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
117 140 148
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 20.38% 25.23% 21.67%
Number of salaries quoted 101 121 126
Average salary £46,500 £42,000 £47,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.71% -10.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

WAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WAN across the Slough region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 20 April 2015.

WAN Salary Histogram in Slough

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 20 April 2015, IT jobs across the Slough 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 36 (87.80%) LAN
2 29 (70.73%) Windows
3 25 (60.98%) VMware
4 23 (56.10%) ITIL
5 17 (41.46%) Oracle
5 17 (41.46%) Citrix
6 16 (39.02%) ITIL Certification
6 16 (39.02%) Cisco
7 15 (36.59%) Cisco Certification
8 14 (34.15%) Manufacturing
8 14 (34.15%) FMCG
8 14 (34.15%) Mentoring
9 13 (31.71%) SQL
10 12 (29.27%) PRINCE2
10 12 (29.27%) Linux
10 12 (29.27%) Project Management
10 12 (29.27%) Dependency Management
11 11 (26.83%) Telecoms
11 11 (26.83%) CCNA
12 10 (24.39%) DHCP
12 10 (24.39%) DNS
12 10 (24.39%) Lync
13 9 (21.95%) VMware Infrastructure
13 9 (21.95%) Windows Server 2008
13 9 (21.95%) TCP/IP
13 9 (21.95%) Active Directory
13 9 (21.95%) Windows Server 2003
14 8 (19.51%) Microsoft Certification
14 8 (19.51%) SLA
14 8 (19.51%) MCSE

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 20 April 2015, IT jobs across the Slough 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 10 (24.39%) Lync
2 8 (19.51%) MS Exchange
3 4 (9.76%) Exchange Server 2007
3 4 (9.76%) IBM Notes
3 4 (9.76%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (9.76%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (4.88%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (4.88%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.88%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 36 (87.80%) LAN
2 10 (24.39%) DHCP
2 10 (24.39%) DNS
3 9 (21.95%) TCP/IP
4 7 (17.07%) VPN
5 6 (14.63%) Firewall
6 5 (12.20%) Cisco ASA
6 5 (12.20%) VoIP
6 5 (12.20%) SAN
7 4 (9.76%) WLAN
7 4 (9.76%) Broadband
7 4 (9.76%) ISDN
7 4 (9.76%) RTP
7 4 (9.76%) Fibre Channel
7 4 (9.76%) Structured Cabling
7 4 (9.76%) SNMP
7 4 (9.76%) VLAN
8 3 (7.32%) Wireless
8 3 (7.32%) IPsec
8 3 (7.32%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (19.51%) SQL Server
2 4 (9.76%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (9.76%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.44%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.44%) RDBMS
General
1 14 (34.15%) Manufacturing
2 11 (26.83%) Telecoms
3 2 (4.88%) Finance
4 1 (2.44%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (31.71%) Infrastructure Manager
2 12 (29.27%) IT Project Manager
2 12 (29.27%) Senior Project Manager
2 12 (29.27%) Project Manager
2 12 (29.27%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 12 (29.27%) Senior Manager
2 12 (29.27%) Senior Infrastructure Manager
2 12 (29.27%) Senior Infrastructure Project Manager
2 12 (29.27%) Senior IT Project Manager
2 12 (29.27%) IT Infrastructure Manager
2 12 (29.27%) Senior IT Infrastructure Manager
2 12 (29.27%) IT Infrastructure Project Manager
2 12 (29.27%) Senior IT Infrastructure Project Manager
3 6 (14.63%) Systems Engineer
4 4 (9.76%) Systems Support
4 4 (9.76%) Technical Support
4 4 (9.76%) Support Engineer
4 4 (9.76%) Architect
4 4 (9.76%) 2nd Line Support
5 3 (7.32%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (9.76%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 14 (34.15%) FMCG
2 2 (4.88%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.88%) AS400
3 1 (2.44%) Enterprise Cloud
3 1 (2.44%) LPAR
3 1 (2.44%) Open Source
3 1 (2.44%) Client/Server
3 1 (2.44%) HACMP
3 1 (2.44%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 29 (70.73%) Windows
2 12 (29.27%) Linux
3 9 (21.95%) Windows Server 2003
3 9 (21.95%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (14.63%) UNIX
5 4 (9.76%) Windows 2000 Server
6 3 (7.32%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (4.88%) Windows 7
7 2 (4.88%) AIX
8 1 (2.44%) Solaris
8 1 (2.44%) OS/400
8 1 (2.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (2.44%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (56.10%) ITIL
2 14 (34.15%) Mentoring
3 12 (29.27%) Dependency Management
3 12 (29.27%) PRINCE2
3 12 (29.27%) Project Management
4 5 (12.20%) Change Management
5 4 (9.76%) OpenUP
6 2 (4.88%) Capacity Management
6 2 (4.88%) Infrastructure Management
6 2 (4.88%) Load Balancing
6 2 (4.88%) Network Monitoring
7 1 (2.44%) Usability Testing
7 1 (2.44%) Time Management
7 1 (2.44%) Performance Monitoring
7 1 (2.44%) Coaching
7 1 (2.44%) Security Management
7 1 (2.44%) Workflow
7 1 (2.44%) Migration
7 1 (2.44%) CRM
7 1 (2.44%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 13 (31.71%) SQL
2 4 (9.76%) Python
2 4 (9.76%) PowerShell
2 4 (9.76%) C#
2 4 (9.76%) C++
2 4 (9.76%) Java
2 4 (9.76%) Perl
2 4 (9.76%) PHP
Qualifications
1 16 (39.02%) ITIL Certification
2 15 (36.59%) Cisco Certification
3 11 (26.83%) CCNA
4 8 (19.51%) MCSE
4 8 (19.51%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (12.20%) MCTS
6 4 (9.76%) Degree
6 4 (9.76%) CNE
6 4 (9.76%) Novell Certification
6 4 (9.76%) CCVP
6 4 (9.76%) MCSA
6 4 (9.76%) CCNP
7 2 (4.88%) CCIP
7 2 (4.88%) CCIE
8 1 (2.44%) CCSP
8 1 (2.44%) MCP
8 1 (2.44%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (2.44%) JNCIA
8 1 (2.44%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (2.44%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (19.51%) SLA
2 2 (4.88%) QA
System Software
1 9 (21.95%) Active Directory
1 9 (21.95%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (14.63%) vSphere
2 6 (14.63%) VMware ESXi
3 4 (9.76%) XenDesktop
3 4 (9.76%) Samba
4 3 (7.32%) XenApp
5 1 (2.44%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (9.76%) SCCM
1 4 (9.76%) Puppet
1 4 (9.76%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (4.88%) Cisco Prime
3 1 (2.44%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 25 (60.98%) VMware
2 17 (41.46%) Citrix
2 17 (41.46%) Oracle
3 16 (39.02%) Cisco
4 7 (17.07%) Microsoft
5 5 (12.20%) HP
5 5 (12.20%) Brocade
6 4 (9.76%) ProCurve
6 4 (9.76%) SolarWinds
6 4 (9.76%) 3PAR
6 4 (9.76%) Lotus
6 4 (9.76%) CheckPoint
7 3 (7.32%) Avaya
7 3 (7.32%) Juniper
8 2 (4.88%) Progress
8 2 (4.88%) BT
9 1 (2.44%) Sun
9 1 (2.44%) IBM
9 1 (2.44%) SAP
9 1 (2.44%) Red Hat
Slough
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £60000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Package
Posted: 18 days ago