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 26 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 38 49 39
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -10
Permanent jobs citing WAN 18 21 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 3.79% 3.55% 4.47%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 16.51% 12.57% 13.66%
Number of salaries quoted 16 10 21
Median salary £52,500 £30,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+72.13% -23.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £14,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,500 £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
109 167 161
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 22.95% 28.21% 32.72%
Number of salaries quoted 100 116 144
Median salary £52,500 £57,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.69% +21.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £65,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 26 July 2016.

WAN Salary Histogram in Slough

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 32 (96.97%) LAN
2 21 (63.64%) Cisco
3 19 (57.58%) Windows
4 18 (54.55%) Cisco Certification
5 17 (51.52%) Firewall
6 16 (48.48%) VPN
7 14 (42.42%) VMware
7 14 (42.42%) ITIL
7 14 (42.42%) Network Security
8 12 (36.36%) F5
8 12 (36.36%) Wireless
8 12 (36.36%) Data Centre
9 11 (33.33%) CCNP
10 10 (30.30%) Juniper
10 10 (30.30%) Citrix
10 10 (30.30%) Thin Client
10 10 (30.30%) Fat Client
10 10 (30.30%) Network Monitoring
11 9 (27.27%) CCVP
11 9 (27.27%) Cisco ASA
11 9 (27.27%) MPLS
11 9 (27.27%) Client/Server
12 8 (24.24%) CCSP
12 8 (24.24%) OSPF
12 8 (24.24%) BGP
12 8 (24.24%) EIGRP
12 8 (24.24%) Finance
12 8 (24.24%) Service Delivery
12 8 (24.24%) Cisco PIX
12 8 (24.24%) SolarWinds

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 (6.06%) MS Exchange
1 2 (6.06%) Skype for Business
2 1 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (3.03%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 5 (15.15%) MS Excel
2 4 (12.12%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.06%) Office 365
2 1 (3.03%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 32 (96.97%) LAN
2 17 (51.52%) Firewall
3 16 (48.48%) VPN
4 14 (42.42%) Network Security
5 12 (36.36%) Wireless
6 9 (27.27%) Cisco ASA
6 9 (27.27%) MPLS
7 8 (24.24%) BGP
7 8 (24.24%) Cisco PIX
7 8 (24.24%) Cisco Wireless
7 8 (24.24%) EIGRP
7 8 (24.24%) OSPF
8 7 (21.21%) SAN
9 6 (18.18%) FWSM
9 6 (18.18%) TACACS
10 5 (15.15%) VoIP
11 4 (12.12%) Cisco Nexus
11 4 (12.12%) DHCP
11 4 (12.12%) DNS
11 4 (12.12%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.12%) SQL Server
General
1 8 (24.24%) Finance
2 2 (6.06%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.03%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 15 (45.45%) Network Engineer
2 8 (24.24%) Network Security Engineer
2 8 (24.24%) Security Engineer
3 7 (21.21%) Infrastructure Support
4 6 (18.18%) Infrastructure Team Leader
4 6 (18.18%) Team Leader
5 5 (15.15%) Support Engineer
6 4 (12.12%) Infrastructure Support Team Leader
6 4 (12.12%) Network Support
6 4 (12.12%) Support Team Leader
7 3 (9.09%) Citrix Engineer
7 3 (9.09%) Citrix Support
7 3 (9.09%) Citrix Support Engineer
7 3 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (9.09%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
7 3 (9.09%) Network Analyst
7 3 (9.09%) Server Analyst
7 3 (9.09%) Server Support Analyst
7 3 (9.09%) Storage Analyst
7 3 (9.09%) Storage Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (24.24%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 12 (36.36%) Data Centre
2 10 (30.30%) Fat Client
2 10 (30.30%) Thin Client
3 9 (27.27%) Client/Server
4 6 (18.18%) Management Information System
5 4 (12.12%) Computer Science
6 3 (9.09%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (3.03%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 19 (57.58%) Windows
2 5 (15.15%) Linux
2 5 (15.15%) Windows Server
3 3 (9.09%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (42.42%) ITIL
2 10 (30.30%) Network Monitoring
3 8 (24.24%) Service Delivery
4 7 (21.21%) Change Management
5 6 (18.18%) Data Security
5 6 (18.18%) High Availability
5 6 (18.18%) Mentoring
5 6 (18.18%) Network Load Balancing
5 6 (18.18%) Network Management
6 3 (9.09%) Coaching
6 3 (9.09%) Load Balancing
6 3 (9.09%) Mobile Device Management
6 3 (9.09%) Project Management
6 3 (9.09%) Service Management
7 2 (6.06%) Business Continuity
7 2 (6.06%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (6.06%) ITSM
7 2 (6.06%) Network Design
7 2 (6.06%) Root Cause Analysis
7 2 (6.06%) Security Patching
Programming Languages
1 3 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (54.55%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (33.33%) CCNP
3 9 (27.27%) CCVP
4 8 (24.24%) CCSP
5 7 (21.21%) CCNA
6 4 (12.12%) CCDA
6 4 (12.12%) Degree
7 2 (6.06%) JNCIA
8 1 (3.03%) MCSE
8 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (24.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (12.12%) HIPAA
System Software
1 6 (18.18%) Firmware
1 6 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (12.12%) Active Directory
2 4 (12.12%) XenDesktop
2 4 (12.12%) XenServer
3 3 (9.09%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (9.09%) XenApp
4 2 (6.06%) Hyper-V
5 1 (3.03%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (24.24%) SolarWinds Orion
2 3 (9.09%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 21 (63.64%) Cisco
2 14 (42.42%) VMware
3 12 (36.36%) F5
4 10 (30.30%) Citrix
4 10 (30.30%) Juniper
5 8 (24.24%) Palo Alto
5 8 (24.24%) SolarWinds
6 6 (18.18%) LANDesk
7 5 (15.15%) Microsoft
8 3 (9.09%) MobileIron
9 1 (3.03%) Avaya
9 1 (3.03%) Dell
9 1 (3.03%) HP
9 1 (3.03%) Lotus
9 1 (3.03%) Veeam
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