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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 53 53 52
Rank change year-on-year
0 -1
Permanent jobs citing WAN 7 12 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 1.30% 2.37% 2.68%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.36% 7.64% 12.95%
Number of salaries quoted 6 12 16
Average salary £54,500 £57,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.21% +43.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,750 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,750 £60,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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 Slough region.

Communications & Networking Category
Slough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
110 157 139
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 20.48% 30.97% 20.68%
Number of salaries quoted 78 132 121
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -2.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 22 May 2015.

WAN Salary Histogram in Slough

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 28 (84.85%) LAN
2 23 (69.70%) Windows
3 19 (57.58%) VMware
4 15 (45.45%) ITIL
5 13 (39.39%) Oracle
5 13 (39.39%) Cisco
6 12 (36.36%) Cisco Certification
6 12 (36.36%) Linux
6 12 (36.36%) Telecoms
7 11 (33.33%) Citrix
8 10 (30.30%) CCNA
8 10 (30.30%) ITIL Certification
8 10 (30.30%) DNS
8 10 (30.30%) DHCP
8 10 (30.30%) SQL
8 10 (30.30%) Mentoring
9 9 (27.27%) TCP/IP
9 9 (27.27%) Active Directory
9 9 (27.27%) Windows Server 2003
9 9 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
9 9 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
10 8 (24.24%) FMCG
10 8 (24.24%) Manufacturing
10 8 (24.24%) Project Management
10 8 (24.24%) SLA
10 8 (24.24%) Microsoft Certification
10 8 (24.24%) Microsoft
10 8 (24.24%) PRINCE2
10 8 (24.24%) SQL Server
10 8 (24.24%) MS Exchange

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Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 8 (24.24%) MS Exchange
1 8 (24.24%) Lync
2 4 (12.12%) IBM Notes
2 4 (12.12%) Exchange Server 2007
2 4 (12.12%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (12.12%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 3 (9.09%) MS Office
2 1 (3.03%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 28 (84.85%) LAN
2 10 (30.30%) DNS
2 10 (30.30%) DHCP
3 9 (27.27%) TCP/IP
4 5 (15.15%) Firewall
4 5 (15.15%) SAN
5 4 (12.12%) RTP
5 4 (12.12%) SNMP
5 4 (12.12%) VPN
5 4 (12.12%) ISDN
5 4 (12.12%) VoIP
5 4 (12.12%) VLAN
5 4 (12.12%) Cisco ASA
5 4 (12.12%) Structured Cabling
5 4 (12.12%) Fibre Channel
6 2 (6.06%) WLAN
6 2 (6.06%) Broadband
6 2 (6.06%) DSL
6 2 (6.06%) Network Security
6 2 (6.06%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (24.24%) SQL Server
2 4 (12.12%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (12.12%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (6.06%) RDBMS
3 2 (6.06%) Relational Database
General
1 12 (36.36%) Telecoms
2 8 (24.24%) Manufacturing
3 2 (6.06%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (24.24%) IT Project Manager
1 8 (24.24%) Infrastructure Manager
1 8 (24.24%) Senior Infrastructure Manager
1 8 (24.24%) Senior Infrastructure Project Manager
1 8 (24.24%) Senior Project Manager
1 8 (24.24%) Project Manager
1 8 (24.24%) Infrastructure Project Manager
1 8 (24.24%) Senior Manager
1 8 (24.24%) Senior IT Project Manager
1 8 (24.24%) IT Infrastructure Manager
1 8 (24.24%) Senior IT Infrastructure Manager
1 8 (24.24%) IT Infrastructure Project Manager
1 8 (24.24%) Senior IT Infrastructure Project Manager
2 6 (18.18%) Systems Engineer
3 4 (12.12%) 2nd Line Support
3 4 (12.12%) Systems Support
3 4 (12.12%) Technical Support
4 3 (9.09%) Consultant
4 3 (9.09%) Linux Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.12%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (24.24%) FMCG
2 2 (6.06%) AS400
2 2 (6.06%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.03%) Enterprise Cloud
3 1 (3.03%) Open Source
3 1 (3.03%) LPAR
3 1 (3.03%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.03%) HACMP
3 1 (3.03%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 23 (69.70%) Windows
2 12 (36.36%) Linux
3 9 (27.27%) Windows Server 2003
3 9 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (18.18%) UNIX
5 4 (12.12%) Windows 2000 Server
6 3 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (6.06%) AIX
7 2 (6.06%) Windows 7
8 1 (3.03%) Oracle Linux
8 1 (3.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (3.03%) OS/400
8 1 (3.03%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (45.45%) ITIL
2 10 (30.30%) Mentoring
3 8 (24.24%) Project Management
3 8 (24.24%) PRINCE2
3 8 (24.24%) Dependency Management
4 3 (9.09%) Network Monitoring
5 2 (6.06%) CRM
5 2 (6.06%) Load Balancing
5 2 (6.06%) Usability Testing
5 2 (6.06%) OpenUP
5 2 (6.06%) Change Management
5 2 (6.06%) Workflow
5 2 (6.06%) Capacity Management
5 2 (6.06%) Coaching
6 1 (3.03%) WAN Optimisation
6 1 (3.03%) Performance Monitoring
6 1 (3.03%) Migration
6 1 (3.03%) Service Delivery
6 1 (3.03%) Security Management
6 1 (3.03%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (30.30%) SQL
2 4 (12.12%) C#
2 4 (12.12%) C++
2 4 (12.12%) Java
2 4 (12.12%) Perl
2 4 (12.12%) PHP
2 4 (12.12%) Python
2 4 (12.12%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 12 (36.36%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (30.30%) CCNA
2 10 (30.30%) ITIL Certification
3 8 (24.24%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (24.24%) MCSE
4 5 (15.15%) MCTS
5 4 (12.12%) CCNP
5 4 (12.12%) CNE
5 4 (12.12%) Novell Certification
5 4 (12.12%) MCSA
5 4 (12.12%) Degree
5 4 (12.12%) CCVP
6 2 (6.06%) CCIP
7 1 (3.03%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (3.03%) MCITP
7 1 (3.03%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (3.03%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (24.24%) SLA
2 2 (6.06%) QA
System Software
1 9 (27.27%) Active Directory
1 9 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (18.18%) vSphere
2 6 (18.18%) VMware ESXi
3 4 (12.12%) Samba
3 4 (12.12%) XenDesktop
4 3 (9.09%) XenApp
5 1 (3.03%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (12.12%) SCCM
1 4 (12.12%) Puppet
1 4 (12.12%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (3.03%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 19 (57.58%) VMware
2 13 (39.39%) Oracle
2 13 (39.39%) Cisco
3 11 (33.33%) Citrix
4 8 (24.24%) Microsoft
5 5 (15.15%) Brocade
5 5 (15.15%) HP
6 4 (12.12%) Lotus
6 4 (12.12%) CheckPoint
6 4 (12.12%) ProCurve
6 4 (12.12%) 3PAR
6 4 (12.12%) SolarWinds
7 2 (6.06%) Progress
7 2 (6.06%) Avaya
7 2 (6.06%) Juniper
8 1 (3.03%) Red Hat
8 1 (3.03%) Sun
8 1 (3.03%) IBM
8 1 (3.03%) SAP
Slough, Berkshire
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago