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

3 months to
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 42 51 35
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -16
Permanent jobs citing WAN 10 23 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 2.71% 3.28% 6.17%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.20% 10.90% 23.87%
Number of salaries quoted 10 20 22
Median salary £36,250 £24,750 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+46.46% -47.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,500 £37,600
10% offered a salary of more than £48,250 £43,250 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £41,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +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
98 211 155
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 26.56% 30.10% 25.83%
Number of salaries quoted 91 187 97
Median salary £60,000 £50,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +19.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £23,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £110,000 £60,000 £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 2 December 2016.

WAN Salary Histogram in Slough

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 2 December 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 29 (93.55%) LAN
2 19 (61.29%) Windows
2 19 (61.29%) Cisco
3 18 (58.06%) Firewall
4 14 (45.16%) ITIL
4 14 (45.16%) VMware
5 11 (35.48%) Cisco Certification
6 9 (29.03%) CCNA
6 9 (29.03%) Network Security
6 9 (29.03%) Windows Server
7 8 (25.81%) VMware Infrastructure
8 7 (22.58%) Degree
8 7 (22.58%) Wireless
8 7 (22.58%) Microsoft
8 7 (22.58%) Active Directory
8 7 (22.58%) Citrix
8 7 (22.58%) VPN
8 7 (22.58%) Juniper
8 7 (22.58%) MPLS
8 7 (22.58%) F5
9 6 (19.35%) VMware ESXi
9 6 (19.35%) Network Monitoring
9 6 (19.35%) Mentoring
9 6 (19.35%) Data Centre
9 6 (19.35%) DNS
9 6 (19.35%) DHCP
9 6 (19.35%) Linux
9 6 (19.35%) Windows Server 2008
9 6 (19.35%) XenApp
10 5 (16.13%) Hyper-V

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 (12.90%) Exchange Server 2013
1 4 (12.90%) MS Exchange
1 4 (12.90%) SharePoint
2 2 (6.45%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (6.45%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (6.45%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (6.45%) SharePoint 2013
2 2 (6.45%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (9.68%) MS Excel
2 2 (6.45%) MS Office
2 2 (6.45%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (6.45%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.45%) Azure Active Directory
1 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (6.45%) Office 365
1 2 (6.45%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (93.55%) LAN
2 18 (58.06%) Firewall
3 9 (29.03%) Network Security
4 7 (22.58%) MPLS
4 7 (22.58%) VPN
4 7 (22.58%) Wireless
5 6 (19.35%) DHCP
5 6 (19.35%) DNS
6 4 (12.90%) Cisco Nexus
6 4 (12.90%) SAN
6 4 (12.90%) SNMP
6 4 (12.90%) VoIP
7 3 (9.68%) BGP
7 3 (9.68%) Cisco ASA
7 3 (9.68%) Cisco PIX
7 3 (9.68%) Cisco Wireless
7 3 (9.68%) EIGRP
7 3 (9.68%) FWSM
7 3 (9.68%) OSPF
7 3 (9.68%) TACACS
General
1 5 (16.13%) Finance
2 3 (9.68%) Telecoms
3 2 (6.45%) Back Office
3 2 (6.45%) Legal
4 1 (3.23%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (45.16%) Network Engineer
2 7 (22.58%) Analyst
3 6 (19.35%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 6 (19.35%) Support Engineer
4 5 (16.13%) Infrastructure Support
4 5 (16.13%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 4 (12.90%) Active Directory Engineer
5 4 (12.90%) Active Directory Support
5 4 (12.90%) Active Directory Support Engineer
5 4 (12.90%) Cisco Engineer
5 4 (12.90%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 4 (12.90%) Citrix Engineer
5 4 (12.90%) Citrix Support
5 4 (12.90%) Citrix Support Engineer
6 3 (9.68%) Junior
6 3 (9.68%) Junior Analyst
6 3 (9.68%) Junior Network Analyst
6 3 (9.68%) LAN/WAN Analyst
6 3 (9.68%) Network Analyst
7 2 (6.45%) Juniper Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.68%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 6 (19.35%) Data Centre
2 4 (12.90%) Client/Server
2 4 (12.90%) Computer Science
2 4 (12.90%) Fat Client
2 4 (12.90%) Thin Client
3 3 (9.68%) Driving Licence
4 2 (6.45%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (6.45%) Management Information System
5 1 (3.23%) PMI
5 1 (3.23%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 19 (61.29%) Windows
2 9 (29.03%) Windows Server
3 6 (19.35%) Linux
3 6 (19.35%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (12.90%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (9.68%) Windows 7
6 2 (6.45%) Windows 8
7 1 (3.23%) Mac OS X
7 1 (3.23%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (45.16%) ITIL
2 6 (19.35%) Mentoring
2 6 (19.35%) Network Monitoring
3 5 (16.13%) Change Management
4 4 (12.90%) High Availability
4 4 (12.90%) Load Balancing
4 4 (12.90%) Mobile Device Management
4 4 (12.90%) Network Design
4 4 (12.90%) Service Delivery
4 4 (12.90%) Service Management
5 3 (9.68%) Data Security
5 3 (9.68%) Network Load Balancing
5 3 (9.68%) Network Management
6 2 (6.45%) Change Control
6 2 (6.45%) Migration
6 2 (6.45%) Problem Management
6 2 (6.45%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (6.45%) Security Patching
6 2 (6.45%) WAN Optimisation
7 1 (3.23%) Waterfall
Qualifications
1 11 (35.48%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (29.03%) CCNA
3 7 (22.58%) Degree
4 5 (16.13%) CCNP
5 4 (12.90%) CCDA
6 3 (9.68%) CCSP
6 3 (9.68%) CCVP
6 3 (9.68%) JNCIA
7 2 (6.45%) MCSA
7 2 (6.45%) MCSE
7 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (6.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (3.23%) MCITP
8 1 (3.23%) MCTS
8 1 (3.23%) MOS
8 1 (3.23%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.90%) HIPAA
2 3 (9.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (6.45%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (25.81%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (22.58%) Active Directory
3 6 (19.35%) VMware ESXi
3 6 (19.35%) XenApp
4 5 (16.13%) Hyper-V
5 4 (12.90%) Firmware
5 4 (12.90%) XenDesktop
5 4 (12.90%) XenServer
6 1 (3.23%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 4 (12.90%) AirWatch
2 3 (9.68%) SCCM
2 3 (9.68%) WSUS
3 2 (6.45%) Cisco CUCM
3 2 (6.45%) SolarWinds Orion
4 1 (3.23%) Backup Exec
4 1 (3.23%) CA Spectrum
4 1 (3.23%) Nagios
4 1 (3.23%) NetBackup
4 1 (3.23%) SCOM
Vendors
1 19 (61.29%) Cisco
2 14 (45.16%) VMware
3 7 (22.58%) Citrix
3 7 (22.58%) F5
3 7 (22.58%) Juniper
3 7 (22.58%) Microsoft
4 4 (12.90%) Dell
4 4 (12.90%) LANDesk
4 4 (12.90%) MobileIron
5 3 (9.68%) Palo Alto
6 2 (6.45%) Avaya
6 2 (6.45%) HP
6 2 (6.45%) IBM
6 2 (6.45%) NetApp
6 2 (6.45%) QNAP
6 2 (6.45%) Riverbed
6 2 (6.45%) SolarWinds
7 1 (3.23%) CA
7 1 (3.23%) CheckPoint
7 1 (3.23%) Infovista
Slough, Berkshire
Oury Clark
Salary: £40,000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago