The table below looks at the statistics for WAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WAN over the 3 months to 25 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 74 54 109
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +55
Permanent jobs citing WAN 645 1040 656
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 3.55% 4.89% 2.80%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 17.65% 22.77% 12.98%
Number of salaries quoted 562 880 549
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,350 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
WAN
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the South East region.

Communications & Networking Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
3654 4568 5052
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 20.11% 21.47% 21.56%
Number of salaries quoted 2976 3562 3947
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

WAN
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of job ads across the South East region citing WAN as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

WAN Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

WAN
Salary Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WAN across the South East region.

WAN Salary Trend in the South East

WAN
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WAN across the South East region over the 3 months to 25 June 2016.

WAN Salary Histogram in the South East

WAN
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WAN within the South East region over the 3 months to 25 June 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire +11 176 £52,500 +31.25% 11
Hampshire -21 134 £40,000 - 22
Surrey -55 122 £47,250 +11.17% 13
West Sussex -11 73 £50,000 +11.11% 3
Buckinghamshire +3 47 £36,500 -23.15% 6
Kent +27 29 £55,000 +29.41% 4
East Sussex +26 29 £41,127 +9.67%
Oxfordshire -32 23 £28,500 -43.00% 1
Middlesex +1 4 £62,500 +29.53%
Sussex +12 2 £77,500 +93.75%
WAN
England

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 South East region with a requirement for WAN.

1 1239 (81.84%) LAN
2 920 (60.77%) Cisco
3 795 (52.51%) Firewall
4 665 (43.92%) Cisco Certification
5 603 (39.83%) Windows
6 563 (37.19%) VMware
7 488 (32.23%) Microsoft
8 415 (27.41%) CCNP
9 411 (27.15%) Active Directory
10 374 (24.70%) VPN
11 368 (24.31%) Data Centre
12 367 (24.24%) VMware Infrastructure
13 365 (24.11%) TCP/IP
14 352 (23.25%) Windows Server
15 348 (22.99%) CCNA
16 331 (21.86%) MPLS
17 328 (21.66%) DNS
18 309 (20.41%) Linux
19 303 (20.01%) ITIL
20 286 (18.89%) MS Exchange
21 280 (18.49%) MS Excel
22 260 (17.17%) Wireless
23 253 (16.71%) Cisco ASA
24 252 (16.64%) VoIP
25 241 (15.92%) DHCP
26 234 (15.46%) BGP
27 224 (14.80%) Juniper
28 220 (14.53%) SAN
28 220 (14.53%) OSPF
29 215 (14.20%) Citrix

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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
1 286 (18.89%) MS Exchange
2 130 (8.59%) Exchange Server 2010
3 88 (5.81%) IIS
4 83 (5.48%) Exchange Server 2013
5 62 (4.10%) Skype for Business
6 31 (2.05%) SharePoint
7 30 (1.98%) Exchange Server 2007
8 22 (1.45%) Exchange Server 2003
9 19 (1.25%) Apache
10 14 (0.92%) Elasticsearch
11 12 (0.79%) WebSphere
12 11 (0.73%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 11 (0.73%) OpenStack
12 11 (0.73%) Tomcat
13 9 (0.59%) WebLogic
14 7 (0.46%) SharePoint 2010
15 6 (0.40%) IBM Notes
15 6 (0.40%) JBoss
16 5 (0.33%) nginx
17 3 (0.20%) SAS
Applications
1 280 (18.49%) MS Excel
2 122 (8.06%) MS Office
3 47 (3.10%) MS Visio
4 18 (1.19%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.13%) MS Project
6 1 (0.066%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 22 (1.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 18 (1.19%) Dynamics CRM
3 15 (0.99%) Dynamics AX
4 9 (0.59%) assyst
5 4 (0.26%) Remedy ITSM
6 2 (0.13%) Infor M3
7 1 (0.066%) Line 50
7 1 (0.066%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 111 (7.33%) Office 365
2 71 (4.69%) Microsoft Azure
3 58 (3.83%) Amazon AWS
4 38 (2.51%) IaaS
5 23 (1.52%) PaaS
6 13 (0.86%) SaaS
7 11 (0.73%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (0.13%) Mimecast
9 1 (0.066%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 1239 (81.84%) LAN
2 795 (52.51%) Firewall
3 374 (24.70%) VPN
4 365 (24.11%) TCP/IP
5 331 (21.86%) MPLS
6 328 (21.66%) DNS
7 260 (17.17%) Wireless
8 253 (16.71%) Cisco ASA
9 252 (16.64%) VoIP
10 241 (15.92%) DHCP
11 234 (15.46%) BGP
12 220 (14.53%) OSPF
12 220 (14.53%) SAN
13 185 (12.22%) Network Security
14 143 (9.45%) IP Telephony
15 137 (9.05%) Internet
16 132 (8.72%) SSL
17 129 (8.52%) Cisco Nexus
18 128 (8.45%) IPsec
19 115 (7.60%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 180 (11.89%) SQL Server
2 16 (1.06%) SQL Server 2005
3 14 (0.92%) NoSQL
3 14 (0.92%) SQL Server 2012
4 12 (0.79%) BusinessObjects
4 12 (0.79%) Relational Database
4 12 (0.79%) SQL Server 2008
5 10 (0.66%) SQL Server 2000
6 9 (0.59%) Big Data
6 9 (0.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 8 (0.53%) MySQL
7 8 (0.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 7 (0.46%) SAP Data Services
9 6 (0.40%) RDBMS
10 5 (0.33%) Data Warehouse
10 5 (0.33%) Hadoop
10 5 (0.33%) Oracle Database
10 5 (0.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 4 (0.26%) Oracle Database 11g
11 4 (0.26%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 6 (0.40%) JIRA
2 5 (0.33%) Jenkins
3 4 (0.26%) ClearCase
3 4 (0.26%) Git (software)
3 4 (0.26%) Subversion
3 4 (0.26%) TeamCity
4 2 (0.13%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (0.066%) Travis CI
5 1 (0.066%) Vagrant
General
1 214 (14.13%) Telecoms
2 137 (9.05%) Finance
3 41 (2.71%) Manufacturing
4 37 (2.44%) Marketing
5 32 (2.11%) Electronics
6 30 (1.98%) Retail
7 19 (1.25%) French Language
7 19 (1.25%) German Language
8 15 (0.99%) Legal
9 12 (0.79%) Italian Language
10 10 (0.66%) Military
11 9 (0.59%) Back Office
12 8 (0.53%) Billing
13 7 (0.46%) Pharmaceutical
14 6 (0.40%) Brand Awareness
15 5 (0.33%) Games
16 4 (0.26%) Advertising
16 4 (0.26%) Publishing
17 3 (0.20%) Aerospace
17 3 (0.20%) Portuguese Language
Job Titles
1 412 (27.21%) Network Engineer
2 243 (16.05%) Support Engineer
3 168 (11.10%) Cisco Engineer
4 152 (10.04%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 138 (9.11%) Analyst
5 138 (9.11%) Senior Network Engineer
6 121 (7.99%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 92 (6.08%) IT Engineer
8 90 (5.94%) Consultant
9 89 (5.88%) 3rd Line Engineer
10 83 (5.48%) Architect
11 72 (4.76%) Administrator
12 69 (4.56%) Network Support
12 69 (4.56%) VMware Engineer
13 68 (4.49%) IT Support
14 60 (3.96%) Security Engineer
15 58 (3.83%) Network Support Engineer
16 57 (3.76%) Senior Cisco Engineer
17 56 (3.70%) 3rd Line Support
17 56 (3.70%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (2.97%) Web Services
2 28 (1.85%) 802.1X
3 26 (1.72%) Middleware
4 17 (1.12%) Regular Expression
5 14 (0.92%) .NET
6 10 (0.66%) J2EE
6 10 (0.66%) ZeroMQ
7 9 (0.59%) XML
8 7 (0.46%) CSS
8 7 (0.46%) IBM Integration Bus
8 7 (0.46%) SAP PI
8 7 (0.46%) WebSphere MQ
9 6 (0.40%) REST
10 5 (0.33%) Express
10 5 (0.33%) SOAP
11 4 (0.26%) ODBC
11 4 (0.26%) Oracle GoldenGate
11 4 (0.26%) Software Packaging
12 3 (0.20%) HTML
13 2 (0.13%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 368 (24.31%) Data Centre
2 113 (7.46%) Analytical Skills
3 71 (4.69%) Management Information System
4 51 (3.37%) Driving Licence
5 50 (3.30%) Replication
6 44 (2.91%) Video Conferencing
7 42 (2.77%) Computer Science
8 37 (2.44%) Clustering
9 30 (1.98%) IVR
10 29 (1.92%) PKI
11 28 (1.85%) iPad
12 26 (1.72%) Fat Client
12 26 (1.72%) Thin Client
13 24 (1.59%) Virtual Team
14 23 (1.52%) Private Cloud
15 18 (1.19%) Mathematics
16 16 (1.06%) PMI
16 16 (1.06%) Statistics
17 15 (0.99%) Blackberry
17 15 (0.99%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 603 (39.83%) Windows
2 352 (23.25%) Windows Server
3 309 (20.41%) Linux
4 197 (13.01%) Windows Server 2012
5 165 (10.90%) Windows Server 2008
6 107 (7.07%) Windows 7
7 69 (4.56%) Unix
8 49 (3.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 40 (2.64%) Windows 8
10 38 (2.51%) Windows 10
11 33 (2.18%) Windows Server 2003
12 27 (1.78%) Windows XP
13 19 (1.25%) CentOS
14 13 (0.86%) AIX
14 13 (0.86%) Android
15 9 (0.59%) VMS
16 8 (0.53%) Ubuntu
17 7 (0.46%) Solaris
18 6 (0.40%) Fedora
19 5 (0.33%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 303 (20.01%) ITIL
2 144 (9.51%) Load Balancing
3 138 (9.11%) Network Design
4 134 (8.85%) Presales
5 92 (6.08%) Project Management
6 86 (5.68%) Network Monitoring
7 82 (5.42%) Capacity Planning
8 78 (5.15%) Migration
9 69 (4.56%) Disaster Recovery
9 69 (4.56%) Network Management
10 65 (4.29%) Mentoring
11 63 (4.16%) Service Delivery
12 60 (3.96%) Change Control
12 60 (3.96%) Incident Management
13 59 (3.90%) Change Management
14 56 (3.70%) Kalman Filter
15 52 (3.43%) SIEM
16 49 (3.24%) Root Cause Analysis
17 47 (3.10%) Service Management
18 44 (2.91%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 182 (12.02%) SQL
2 80 (5.28%) PowerShell
3 49 (3.24%) C
4 39 (2.58%) Perl
5 31 (2.05%) Python
6 29 (1.92%) Bash Shell
7 26 (1.72%) Java
8 17 (1.12%) Ruby
9 14 (0.92%) C#
10 13 (0.86%) C++
11 12 (0.79%) Shell Script
12 9 (0.59%) PHP
13 6 (0.40%) Tcl
14 5 (0.33%) T-SQL
15 2 (0.13%) JavaScript
15 2 (0.13%) PL/SQL
16 1 (0.066%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 665 (43.92%) Cisco Certification
2 415 (27.41%) CCNP
3 348 (22.99%) CCNA
4 198 (13.08%) Microsoft Certification
5 148 (9.78%) CCIE
6 136 (8.98%) MCSE
7 105 (6.94%) Security Cleared
8 100 (6.61%) Degree
9 87 (5.75%) SC Cleared
10 74 (4.89%) MCSA
11 69 (4.56%) MCITP
12 67 (4.43%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 62 (4.10%) CCDP
14 45 (2.97%) CCDA
15 42 (2.77%) MCP
16 34 (2.25%) JNCIA
17 33 (2.18%) CCSP
18 26 (1.72%) CISSP
19 24 (1.59%) CCVP
20 23 (1.52%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 162 (10.70%) SLA
2 72 (4.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 35 (2.31%) PCI DSS
4 21 (1.39%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 12 (0.79%) HIPAA
6 9 (0.59%) DICOM
7 5 (0.33%) ISO 9001
7 5 (0.33%) RMADS
8 4 (0.26%) QA
9 3 (0.20%) Data Quality
9 3 (0.20%) SAS 70
10 2 (0.13%) HL7
10 2 (0.13%) ISO22301
10 2 (0.13%) PMBOK
11 1 (0.066%) GPG13
11 1 (0.066%) PA-DSS
System Software
1 411 (27.15%) Active Directory
2 367 (24.24%) VMware Infrastructure
3 139 (9.18%) Hyper-V
4 102 (6.74%) vSphere
5 92 (6.08%) XenApp
6 83 (5.48%) VMware ESXi
7 33 (2.18%) VMware ESX
8 30 (1.98%) XenDesktop
9 18 (1.19%) Virtual Machines
9 18 (1.19%) VMware Server
10 16 (1.06%) Virtual Desktop
11 15 (0.99%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 14 (0.92%) Virtual Servers
13 13 (0.86%) Docker
13 13 (0.86%) Terminal Server
14 12 (0.79%) VMware Workstation
14 12 (0.79%) Xen
15 10 (0.66%) vCloud
16 9 (0.59%) Firmware
17 8 (0.53%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 73 (4.82%) SCCM
2 40 (2.64%) Cisco Prime
3 30 (1.98%) Nagios
4 28 (1.85%) SCOM
5 21 (1.39%) Backup Exec
5 21 (1.39%) Puppet
6 19 (1.25%) SolarWinds Orion
7 17 (1.12%) Cisco CUCM
8 14 (0.92%) Microsoft Intune
8 14 (0.92%) SCVMM
9 13 (0.86%) Nmap
9 13 (0.86%) WSUS
10 12 (0.79%) Cacti
10 12 (0.79%) Cisco UCCX
11 11 (0.73%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
12 10 (0.66%) Nessus
13 9 (0.59%) McAfee ePO
13 9 (0.59%) SELinux
14 8 (0.53%) vMotion
15 6 (0.40%) SmokePing
Vendors
1 920 (60.77%) Cisco
2 563 (37.19%) VMware
3 488 (32.23%) Microsoft
4 224 (14.80%) Juniper
5 215 (14.20%) Citrix
6 205 (13.54%) F5
7 190 (12.55%) CheckPoint
8 115 (7.60%) HP
9 97 (6.41%) Palo Alto
10 76 (5.02%) Avaya
11 69 (4.56%) SolarWinds
12 56 (3.70%) Oracle
13 55 (3.63%) Riverbed
14 53 (3.50%) Red Hat
15 45 (2.97%) Fortinet
16 43 (2.84%) SAP
17 40 (2.64%) NetApp
18 38 (2.51%) Blue Coat
19 35 (2.31%) Dell
20 34 (2.25%) Aruba
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Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 per annum
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Salary: £24000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
Senitor Associates
Salary: £48000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
Annapurna HR
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
Capita plc
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Chertsey, Surrey
Connectus
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Reigate
Capita plc
Salary: £10000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
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Salary: £55000 per annum
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Winchester, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £17000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
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Senitor Associates
Salary: £23000 - £30000 per annum
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Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + 15% Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Dartford, Kent
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Reigate
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Salary: £40000 - £80000 per annum + Car
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