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

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 83 50 114
Rank change year-on-year
-33 +64
Permanent jobs citing WAN 613 1062 597
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 3.32% 5.11% 2.63%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 16.66% 24.00% 11.92%
Number of salaries quoted 523 893 478
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,250 £63,400 £65,000
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
3680 4425 5010
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 19.92% 21.29% 22.05%
Number of salaries quoted 2996 3539 3803
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 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

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 29 July 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 29 July 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 -23 158 £42,500 +6.25% 11
Hampshire -22 136 £40,000 -5.88% 11
Surrey -57 119 £47,000 -1.05% 16
West Sussex -1 66 £52,500 +10.52% 2
Buckinghamshire -3 50 £40,000 -11.11% 4
Kent +39 41 £53,750 +43.33% 8
East Sussex +18 23 £42,253 +34.13% 2
Oxfordshire -33 11 £28,500 -36.66% 5
Middlesex -3 3 £50,000 +2.56%
Sussex +8 2 £77,500 +93.75%
WAN
England

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 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 South East region with a requirement for WAN.

1 1233 (83.31%) LAN
2 919 (62.09%) Cisco
3 725 (48.99%) Firewall
4 667 (45.07%) Cisco Certification
5 611 (41.28%) Windows
6 541 (36.55%) VMware
7 481 (32.50%) Microsoft
8 418 (28.24%) Active Directory
9 413 (27.91%) TCP/IP
10 398 (26.89%) CCNP
11 386 (26.08%) CCNA
12 374 (25.27%) VMware Infrastructure
13 358 (24.19%) VPN
14 349 (23.58%) DNS
15 336 (22.70%) Data Centre
16 335 (22.64%) Windows Server
17 321 (21.69%) ITIL
18 318 (21.49%) MPLS
19 284 (19.19%) Linux
20 280 (18.92%) MS Exchange
21 265 (17.91%) Wireless
22 261 (17.64%) MS Excel
22 261 (17.64%) VoIP
23 250 (16.89%) DHCP
24 248 (16.76%) Citrix
25 224 (15.14%) Cisco ASA
26 223 (15.07%) OSPF
27 222 (15.00%) BGP
27 222 (15.00%) SAN
28 218 (14.73%) Juniper

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
1 280 (18.92%) MS Exchange
2 106 (7.16%) IIS
3 100 (6.76%) Exchange Server 2010
4 73 (4.93%) Skype for Business
5 59 (3.99%) Exchange Server 2013
6 35 (2.36%) SharePoint
7 31 (2.09%) Exchange Server 2007
8 20 (1.35%) Apache
8 20 (1.35%) Exchange Server 2003
9 13 (0.88%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 11 (0.74%) Elasticsearch
10 11 (0.74%) OpenStack
11 10 (0.68%) Tomcat
12 7 (0.47%) SharePoint 2010
13 6 (0.41%) IBM Notes
13 6 (0.41%) WebSphere
14 5 (0.34%) WebLogic
15 3 (0.20%) GroupWise
16 2 (0.14%) JBoss
17 1 (0.068%) SAS
Applications
1 261 (17.64%) MS Excel
2 117 (7.91%) MS Office
3 37 (2.50%) MS Visio
4 18 (1.22%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.14%) MS Project
6 1 (0.068%) Acrobat
6 1 (0.068%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 20 (1.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 18 (1.22%) Dynamics CRM
3 9 (0.61%) assyst
3 9 (0.61%) Dynamics AX
4 4 (0.27%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.068%) Line 50
5 1 (0.068%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 110 (7.43%) Office 365
2 60 (4.05%) Microsoft Azure
3 51 (3.45%) Amazon AWS
4 36 (2.43%) IaaS
5 15 (1.01%) PaaS
6 8 (0.54%) Cloud Computing
6 8 (0.54%) SaaS
7 3 (0.20%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 1233 (83.31%) LAN
2 725 (48.99%) Firewall
3 413 (27.91%) TCP/IP
4 358 (24.19%) VPN
5 349 (23.58%) DNS
6 318 (21.49%) MPLS
7 265 (17.91%) Wireless
8 261 (17.64%) VoIP
9 250 (16.89%) DHCP
10 224 (15.14%) Cisco ASA
11 223 (15.07%) OSPF
12 222 (15.00%) BGP
12 222 (15.00%) SAN
13 193 (13.04%) Network Security
14 138 (9.32%) Internet
15 130 (8.78%) IPsec
16 128 (8.65%) Cisco Nexus
16 128 (8.65%) IP Telephony
16 128 (8.65%) SSL
17 117 (7.91%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 186 (12.57%) SQL Server
2 16 (1.08%) SQL Server 2005
3 15 (1.01%) Relational Database
4 10 (0.68%) NoSQL
4 10 (0.68%) SQL Server 2000
5 9 (0.61%) Big Data
5 9 (0.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 8 (0.54%) SQL Server 2008
6 8 (0.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 6 (0.41%) BusinessObjects
7 6 (0.41%) Oracle Database
7 6 (0.41%) SQL Server 2012
8 5 (0.34%) Hadoop
8 5 (0.34%) RDBMS
9 4 (0.27%) Crystal Reports
9 4 (0.27%) Data Warehouse
9 4 (0.27%) Oracle Database 10g
9 4 (0.27%) Oracle Database 11g
9 4 (0.27%) Oracle Database 12c
9 4 (0.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 4 (0.27%) ClearCase
1 4 (0.27%) Git (software)
1 4 (0.27%) Jenkins
1 4 (0.27%) JIRA
1 4 (0.27%) Subversion
1 4 (0.27%) TeamCity
2 2 (0.14%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (0.068%) JMeter
3 1 (0.068%) LoadRunner
3 1 (0.068%) Vagrant
3 1 (0.068%) Visual Studio
General
1 203 (13.72%) Telecoms
2 154 (10.41%) Finance
3 37 (2.50%) Manufacturing
4 31 (2.09%) Marketing
5 29 (1.96%) Electronics
6 21 (1.42%) Retail
7 15 (1.01%) French Language
7 15 (1.01%) German Language
8 14 (0.95%) Legal
9 12 (0.81%) Italian Language
10 11 (0.74%) Back Office
11 6 (0.41%) Pharmaceutical
12 5 (0.34%) Banking
12 5 (0.34%) Games
13 4 (0.27%) Advertising
13 4 (0.27%) Billing
13 4 (0.27%) Brand Awareness
13 4 (0.27%) Military
14 3 (0.20%) Local Government
14 3 (0.20%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 404 (27.30%) Network Engineer
2 234 (15.81%) Support Engineer
3 157 (10.61%) Cisco Engineer
3 157 (10.61%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 143 (9.66%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 132 (8.92%) Analyst
6 123 (8.31%) Senior Network Engineer
7 97 (6.55%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 78 (5.27%) Architect
9 76 (5.14%) Consultant
9 76 (5.14%) IT Engineer
10 68 (4.59%) Network Support
11 61 (4.12%) IT Support
12 60 (4.05%) Administrator
12 60 (4.05%) Security Engineer
13 57 (3.85%) 3rd Line Support
13 57 (3.85%) Network Support Engineer
13 57 (3.85%) VMware Engineer
14 55 (3.72%) Network Security Engineer
15 53 (3.58%) IT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (2.97%) Web Services
2 29 (1.96%) 802.1X
3 16 (1.08%) .NET
4 14 (0.95%) Middleware
4 14 (0.95%) Regular Expression
5 8 (0.54%) XML
6 7 (0.47%) ZeroMQ
7 5 (0.34%) CSS
7 5 (0.34%) Express
8 4 (0.27%) ODBC
8 4 (0.27%) Oracle GoldenGate
8 4 (0.27%) REST
8 4 (0.27%) Software Packaging
9 3 (0.20%) HTML
9 3 (0.20%) J2EE
9 3 (0.20%) SOAP
10 1 (0.068%) CGI
10 1 (0.068%) JTAPI
10 1 (0.068%) VXML
10 1 (0.068%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 336 (22.70%) Data Centre
2 103 (6.96%) Analytical Skills
3 67 (4.53%) Management Information System
4 60 (4.05%) Driving Licence
5 54 (3.65%) Replication
6 40 (2.70%) Computer Science
7 39 (2.64%) IVR
7 39 (2.64%) Video Conferencing
8 34 (2.30%) PKI
9 30 (2.03%) Clustering
9 30 (2.03%) Fat Client
9 30 (2.03%) Thin Client
10 27 (1.82%) iPad
11 25 (1.69%) Statistics
12 22 (1.49%) Virtual Team
13 19 (1.28%) Private Cloud
14 17 (1.15%) Client/Server
15 16 (1.08%) PMI
16 15 (1.01%) Enterprise Software
16 15 (1.01%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 611 (41.28%) Windows
2 335 (22.64%) Windows Server
3 284 (19.19%) Linux
4 164 (11.08%) Windows Server 2012
5 161 (10.88%) Windows Server 2008
6 112 (7.57%) Windows 7
7 52 (3.51%) Unix
8 49 (3.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 40 (2.70%) Windows 8
10 39 (2.64%) Windows 10
11 28 (1.89%) Windows Server 2003
12 25 (1.69%) Windows XP
13 16 (1.08%) CentOS
14 10 (0.68%) Android
14 10 (0.68%) Solaris
15 9 (0.61%) VMS
16 6 (0.41%) AIX
16 6 (0.41%) Fedora
17 5 (0.34%) Mac OS
17 5 (0.34%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 321 (21.69%) ITIL
2 151 (10.20%) Network Design
3 147 (9.93%) Load Balancing
4 110 (7.43%) Presales
5 85 (5.74%) Project Management
6 78 (5.27%) Network Monitoring
7 71 (4.80%) Disaster Recovery
8 70 (4.73%) Capacity Planning
9 68 (4.59%) Service Delivery
10 65 (4.39%) Migration
11 64 (4.32%) Mentoring
12 60 (4.05%) Kalman Filter
13 58 (3.92%) Network Management
14 53 (3.58%) Change Control
14 53 (3.58%) Change Management
14 53 (3.58%) Incident Management
15 46 (3.11%) SIEM
16 45 (3.04%) Root Cause Analysis
17 42 (2.84%) Service Management
18 41 (2.77%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 179 (12.09%) SQL
2 84 (5.68%) PowerShell
3 41 (2.77%) C
4 31 (2.09%) Perl
5 27 (1.82%) Bash Shell
6 26 (1.76%) Python
7 16 (1.08%) Java
8 14 (0.95%) C#
9 11 (0.74%) Ruby
10 9 (0.61%) Shell Script
11 6 (0.41%) PHP
12 5 (0.34%) C++
13 4 (0.27%) Tcl
13 4 (0.27%) T-SQL
14 3 (0.20%) Lua
15 2 (0.14%) JavaScript
15 2 (0.14%) PL/SQL
16 1 (0.068%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 667 (45.07%) Cisco Certification
2 398 (26.89%) CCNP
3 386 (26.08%) CCNA
4 211 (14.26%) Microsoft Certification
5 151 (10.20%) MCSE
6 128 (8.65%) CCIE
7 99 (6.69%) Security Cleared
8 91 (6.15%) Degree
9 78 (5.27%) MCSA
9 78 (5.27%) SC Cleared
10 74 (5.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 68 (4.59%) MCITP
12 60 (4.05%) CCDP
13 42 (2.84%) CCDA
14 39 (2.64%) MCP
15 37 (2.50%) JNCIA
16 30 (2.03%) RHCSA
17 28 (1.89%) CISSP
18 27 (1.82%) CCSP
19 26 (1.76%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 147 (9.93%) SLA
2 69 (4.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 41 (2.77%) PCI DSS
4 18 (1.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 14 (0.95%) HIPAA
6 8 (0.54%) DICOM
7 5 (0.34%) ISO 9001
7 5 (0.34%) RMADS
8 3 (0.20%) Data Quality
8 3 (0.20%) PMBOK
8 3 (0.20%) SAS 70
9 2 (0.14%) ISO22301
10 1 (0.068%) GPG13
10 1 (0.068%) HL7
10 1 (0.068%) PA-DSS
10 1 (0.068%) QA
System Software
1 418 (28.24%) Active Directory
2 374 (25.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 129 (8.72%) Hyper-V
4 111 (7.50%) XenApp
5 105 (7.09%) vSphere
6 70 (4.73%) VMware ESXi
7 38 (2.57%) XenDesktop
8 32 (2.16%) VMware ESX
9 25 (1.69%) Virtual Servers
10 24 (1.62%) Virtual Desktop
10 24 (1.62%) Virtual Machines
11 19 (1.28%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 16 (1.08%) Terminal Server
13 15 (1.01%) Citrix Presentation Server
14 14 (0.95%) XenServer
15 13 (0.88%) Docker
15 13 (0.88%) VMware Server
16 12 (0.81%) Xen
17 11 (0.74%) VMware Workstation
18 10 (0.68%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 63 (4.26%) SCCM
2 35 (2.36%) Cisco Prime
3 29 (1.96%) Nagios
4 27 (1.82%) SCOM
5 23 (1.55%) SolarWinds Orion
6 17 (1.15%) Puppet
7 15 (1.01%) Cisco UCCX
8 14 (0.95%) Backup Exec
8 14 (0.95%) Cisco CUCM
9 12 (0.81%) Cacti
9 12 (0.81%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 10 (0.68%) Nessus
10 10 (0.68%) WSUS
11 9 (0.61%) McAfee ePO
11 9 (0.61%) Nmap
11 9 (0.61%) SCVMM
12 8 (0.54%) Microsoft Intune
12 8 (0.54%) Norton AntiVirus
12 8 (0.54%) vMotion
13 7 (0.47%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 919 (62.09%) Cisco
2 541 (36.55%) VMware
3 481 (32.50%) Microsoft
4 248 (16.76%) Citrix
5 218 (14.73%) Juniper
6 188 (12.70%) F5
7 168 (11.35%) CheckPoint
8 115 (7.77%) HP
9 96 (6.49%) Palo Alto
10 90 (6.08%) Avaya
11 78 (5.27%) SolarWinds
12 57 (3.85%) NetApp
13 55 (3.72%) Red Hat
14 51 (3.45%) Oracle
15 50 (3.38%) Mitel
16 41 (2.77%) Riverbed
17 34 (2.30%) SAP
18 33 (2.23%) Fortinet
19 30 (2.03%) Blue Coat
20 27 (1.82%) EMC
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Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
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Salary: £45,000 + Benefits
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Sanderson
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £35000 - £38500 Per Annum
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Salary: £48000 - £53000 per annum + benefits
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Salary: £45000 Per Annum including benefits
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Salary: £33000.00 per annum + Pension, healthcare
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Eastleigh, Hampshire
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
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Guildford, Surrey
Senitor Associates
Salary: £48000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Dartford, Kent
Senitor Associates
Salary: £23000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £17000 - £21000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Senitor Associates
Salary: £24000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Dartford, Kent
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £20000 - £99000 per annum
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Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum + corporate benefits
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
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Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £32,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
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Salary: £40000 per annum
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Salary: £35000 per annum
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Global Technology Solutions Ltd
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