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 25 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 29 35 45
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +10
Permanent jobs citing WAN 20 33 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 5.31% 5.34% 4.08%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 20.83% 19.19% 16.81%
Number of salaries quoted 18 17 17
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -5.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,050 £19,100 £26,100
10% offered a salary of more than £46,250 £43,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
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
96 172 119
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 25.46% 27.83% 24.29%
Number of salaries quoted 90 139 103
Median salary £55,000 £50,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +19.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £26,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £110,000 £60,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 25 September 2016.

WAN Salary Histogram in Slough

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 38 (100.00%) LAN
2 26 (68.42%) Windows
3 23 (60.53%) ITIL
3 23 (60.53%) Cisco
4 18 (47.37%) Firewall
5 17 (44.74%) Cisco Certification
5 17 (44.74%) VMware
6 13 (34.21%) Citrix
6 13 (34.21%) VPN
6 13 (34.21%) Network Security
7 11 (28.95%) Wireless
7 11 (28.95%) MPLS
7 11 (28.95%) Juniper
7 11 (28.95%) F5
7 11 (28.95%) Data Centre
8 10 (26.32%) Windows Server
8 10 (26.32%) Network Monitoring
8 10 (26.32%) Thin Client
8 10 (26.32%) CCNP
8 10 (26.32%) CCNA
8 10 (26.32%) Client/Server
8 10 (26.32%) Fat Client
8 10 (26.32%) VMware Infrastructure
9 9 (23.68%) Finance
9 9 (23.68%) Microsoft
9 9 (23.68%) Service Delivery
9 9 (23.68%) Change Management
9 9 (23.68%) Mentoring
10 8 (21.05%) High Availability
10 8 (21.05%) Firmware

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 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2013
1 4 (10.53%) SharePoint
2 3 (7.89%) MS Exchange
2 3 (7.89%) Skype for Business
3 2 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (5.26%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (5.26%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (2.63%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 5 (13.16%) MS Excel
2 3 (7.89%) MS Office
3 2 (5.26%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (5.26%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.89%) Office 365
2 2 (5.26%) Azure Active Directory
2 2 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (5.26%) SaaS
3 1 (2.63%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 38 (100.00%) LAN
2 18 (47.37%) Firewall
3 13 (34.21%) Network Security
3 13 (34.21%) VPN
4 11 (28.95%) MPLS
4 11 (28.95%) Wireless
5 7 (18.42%) BGP
5 7 (18.42%) Cisco ASA
5 7 (18.42%) Cisco PIX
5 7 (18.42%) Cisco Wireless
5 7 (18.42%) EIGRP
5 7 (18.42%) FWSM
5 7 (18.42%) OSPF
5 7 (18.42%) TACACS
6 6 (15.79%) DHCP
6 6 (15.79%) DNS
7 5 (13.16%) SAN
7 5 (13.16%) VoIP
8 4 (10.53%) Cisco Nexus
8 4 (10.53%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.63%) SQL Server
General
1 9 (23.68%) Finance
2 4 (10.53%) Telecoms
3 2 (5.26%) Back Office
4 1 (2.63%) Automotive
4 1 (2.63%) Legal
4 1 (2.63%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (42.11%) Network Engineer
2 9 (23.68%) Infrastructure Support
3 6 (15.79%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 6 (15.79%) Network Security Engineer
3 6 (15.79%) Security Engineer
3 6 (15.79%) Support Engineer
4 5 (13.16%) Analyst
4 5 (13.16%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 5 (13.16%) Infrastructure Team Leader
4 5 (13.16%) Team Leader
5 4 (10.53%) Active Directory Engineer
5 4 (10.53%) Active Directory Support
5 4 (10.53%) Active Directory Support Engineer
5 4 (10.53%) Citrix Engineer
5 4 (10.53%) Citrix Support
5 4 (10.53%) Citrix Support Engineer
5 4 (10.53%) Infrastructure Support Team Leader
5 4 (10.53%) Support Team Leader
6 3 (7.89%) Cisco Engineer
6 3 (7.89%) Cisco Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (18.42%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 11 (28.95%) Data Centre
2 10 (26.32%) Client/Server
2 10 (26.32%) Fat Client
2 10 (26.32%) Thin Client
3 6 (15.79%) Management Information System
4 4 (10.53%) Computer Science
5 2 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (5.26%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 26 (68.42%) Windows
2 10 (26.32%) Windows Server
3 7 (18.42%) Linux
4 6 (15.79%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (10.53%) Windows 7
5 4 (10.53%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (5.26%) Windows 8
7 1 (2.63%) Mac OS X
7 1 (2.63%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (60.53%) ITIL
2 10 (26.32%) Network Monitoring
3 9 (23.68%) Change Management
3 9 (23.68%) Mentoring
3 9 (23.68%) Service Delivery
4 8 (21.05%) High Availability
5 7 (18.42%) Data Security
5 7 (18.42%) Network Load Balancing
5 7 (18.42%) Network Management
6 6 (15.79%) Service Management
7 4 (10.53%) Load Balancing
7 4 (10.53%) Mobile Device Management
7 4 (10.53%) Network Design
8 3 (7.89%) Coaching
8 3 (7.89%) Migration
8 3 (7.89%) Project Management
9 2 (5.26%) Business Continuity
9 2 (5.26%) Disaster Recovery
9 2 (5.26%) Problem Management
9 2 (5.26%) Security Patching
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.63%) SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (44.74%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (26.32%) CCNA
2 10 (26.32%) CCNP
3 8 (21.05%) CCVP
4 7 (18.42%) CCSP
4 7 (18.42%) Degree
5 4 (10.53%) CCDA
6 3 (7.89%) JNCIA
6 3 (7.89%) MCSE
6 3 (7.89%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (5.26%) MCSA
7 2 (5.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (2.63%) MCITP
8 1 (2.63%) MCTS
8 1 (2.63%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (18.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (10.53%) HIPAA
3 2 (5.26%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (26.32%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (21.05%) Firmware
3 6 (15.79%) Active Directory
3 6 (15.79%) Hyper-V
3 6 (15.79%) VMware ESXi
3 6 (15.79%) XenApp
4 4 (10.53%) XenDesktop
4 4 (10.53%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 6 (15.79%) SolarWinds Orion
2 4 (10.53%) AirWatch
3 3 (7.89%) SCCM
3 3 (7.89%) WSUS
4 2 (5.26%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (2.63%) Backup Exec
5 1 (2.63%) CA Spectrum
5 1 (2.63%) Nagios
5 1 (2.63%) NetBackup
5 1 (2.63%) SCOM
Vendors
1 23 (60.53%) Cisco
2 17 (44.74%) VMware
3 13 (34.21%) Citrix
4 11 (28.95%) F5
4 11 (28.95%) Juniper
5 9 (23.68%) Microsoft
6 7 (18.42%) LANDesk
6 7 (18.42%) Palo Alto
7 6 (15.79%) SolarWinds
8 4 (10.53%) Dell
8 4 (10.53%) MobileIron
9 2 (5.26%) Avaya
9 2 (5.26%) HP
9 2 (5.26%) IBM
9 2 (5.26%) NetApp
9 2 (5.26%) QNAP
10 1 (2.63%) BT
10 1 (2.63%) CA
10 1 (2.63%) Lotus
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