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 19 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Wide Area Network (WAN)
England / South East
Rank 95 64 78
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +14
Permanent jobs citing WAN 445 862 772
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 3.05% 4.44% 3.72%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 15.09% 21.02% 16.91%
Number of salaries quoted 361 786 614
Median salary £42,250 £46,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.15% +8.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,500 £23,950
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%

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
2948 4101 4566
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 20.19% 21.14% 21.98%
Number of salaries quoted 2388 3488 3544
Median salary £44,750 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-0.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £61,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +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 19 February 2017.

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 19 February 2017. 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 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
Surrey -20 96 £38,750 -15.76% 9
Hampshire -23 91 £45,000 -10.00% 9
Berkshire -59 89 £48,750 +2.63% 9
Kent +16 39 £43,000 -17.70% 4
West Sussex +11 39 £37,500 -16.66% 2
East Sussex +24 32 £45,000 -35.71% 4
Buckinghamshire +3 31 £28,500 -28.75% 8
Oxfordshire +16 16 £38,750 -15.76% 2
Middlesex -1 6 £50,000 - 1
WAN
England

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, 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.

1 950 (86.52%) LAN
2 634 (57.74%) Cisco
3 526 (47.91%) Firewall
4 481 (43.81%) Cisco Certification
5 409 (37.25%) Windows
6 352 (32.06%) VMware
7 336 (30.60%) Microsoft
8 333 (30.33%) DNS
9 309 (28.14%) TCP/IP
10 306 (27.87%) Active Directory
11 304 (27.69%) CCNP
12 287 (26.14%) VMware Infrastructure
13 286 (26.05%) CCNA
14 256 (23.32%) VPN
15 233 (21.22%) MPLS
16 232 (21.13%) Juniper
17 231 (21.04%) DHCP
18 215 (19.58%) VoIP
19 214 (19.49%) Windows Server
20 212 (19.31%) ITIL
21 187 (17.03%) Wireless
21 187 (17.03%) Data Centre
22 178 (16.21%) VLAN
23 175 (15.94%) OSPF
24 174 (15.85%) BGP
25 165 (15.03%) Linux
26 161 (14.66%) Network Security
27 147 (13.39%) Windows Server 2008
28 143 (13.02%) Hyper-V
29 139 (12.66%) MS Exchange

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
1 139 (12.66%) MS Exchange
2 56 (5.10%) IIS
3 36 (3.28%) Exchange Server 2010
4 31 (2.82%) Exchange Server 2013
5 30 (2.73%) Skype for Business
6 29 (2.64%) Tomcat
7 17 (1.55%) Exchange Server 2007
8 15 (1.37%) SharePoint
9 14 (1.28%) Apache
9 14 (1.28%) WebLogic
10 12 (1.09%) IBM Notes
10 12 (1.09%) WebSphere
11 6 (0.55%) SAS
12 4 (0.36%) Exchange Server 2003
12 4 (0.36%) NetWeaver
13 2 (0.18%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 2 (0.18%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 2 (0.18%) SharePoint 2010
13 2 (0.18%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 112 (10.20%) MS Excel
2 81 (7.38%) MS Office
3 12 (1.09%) MS Visio
4 10 (0.91%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.091%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 6 (0.55%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (0.36%) Infor CRM
3 1 (0.091%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.091%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.091%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 81 (7.38%) Office 365
2 76 (6.92%) Microsoft Azure
3 75 (6.83%) Amazon AWS
4 17 (1.55%) SaaS
5 14 (1.28%) IaaS
6 13 (1.18%) PaaS
7 5 (0.46%) Cloud Computing
7 5 (0.46%) iPaaS
8 2 (0.18%) Azure Active Directory
9 1 (0.091%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 1 (0.091%) Amazon EC2
9 1 (0.091%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.091%) AWS CloudFormation
9 1 (0.091%) AWS CloudTrail
9 1 (0.091%) CloudFront
9 1 (0.091%) G Suite
9 1 (0.091%) Google Cloud Platform
9 1 (0.091%) Mimecast
9 1 (0.091%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 950 (86.52%) LAN
2 526 (47.91%) Firewall
3 333 (30.33%) DNS
4 309 (28.14%) TCP/IP
5 256 (23.32%) VPN
6 233 (21.22%) MPLS
7 231 (21.04%) DHCP
8 215 (19.58%) VoIP
9 187 (17.03%) Wireless
10 178 (16.21%) VLAN
11 175 (15.94%) OSPF
12 174 (15.85%) BGP
13 161 (14.66%) Network Security
14 133 (12.11%) Cisco ASA
15 125 (11.38%) SAN
16 100 (9.11%) WLAN
17 90 (8.20%) Cisco Nexus
18 87 (7.92%) Ethernet
19 80 (7.29%) IPsec
20 75 (6.83%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 78 (7.10%) SQL Server
2 14 (1.28%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (0.82%) SQL Server 2005
4 8 (0.73%) MySQL
5 5 (0.46%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (0.46%) SQL Server 2014
6 4 (0.36%) Relational Database
6 4 (0.36%) SQL Server 2000
7 3 (0.27%) Oracle Database
8 2 (0.18%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (0.18%) GIS
8 2 (0.18%) Oracle Database 11g
8 2 (0.18%) Oracle Database 12c
9 1 (0.091%) Amazon RDS
9 1 (0.091%) Couchbase
9 1 (0.091%) DB2
9 1 (0.091%) MongoDB
9 1 (0.091%) NoSQL
9 1 (0.091%) OLTP
9 1 (0.091%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (0.73%) JIRA
2 1 (0.091%) JMeter
2 1 (0.091%) LoadRunner
2 1 (0.091%) Visual Studio
General
1 136 (12.39%) Finance
2 127 (11.57%) Telecoms
3 26 (2.37%) Retail
4 23 (2.09%) Legal
5 20 (1.82%) Manufacturing
6 18 (1.64%) Banking
7 13 (1.18%) French Language
8 11 (1.00%) German Language
9 10 (0.91%) Spanish Language
10 9 (0.82%) Marketing
11 8 (0.73%) Back Office
11 8 (0.73%) Portuguese Language
12 7 (0.64%) Electronics
12 7 (0.64%) Military
13 4 (0.36%) Automotive
14 3 (0.27%) Advertising
14 3 (0.27%) Billing
15 2 (0.18%) Dutch Language
15 2 (0.18%) Polish Language
16 1 (0.091%) Brand Awareness
Job Titles
1 401 (36.52%) Network Engineer
2 160 (14.57%) Support Engineer
3 131 (11.93%) Cisco Engineer
4 114 (10.38%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 111 (10.11%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 110 (10.02%) Analyst
7 98 (8.93%) Architect
8 85 (7.74%) IT Support
9 84 (7.65%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 79 (7.19%) Network Support
11 70 (6.38%) Juniper Engineer
12 69 (6.28%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
12 69 (6.28%) Senior Network Engineer
13 62 (5.65%) Support Analyst
14 60 (5.46%) Network Support Engineer
15 53 (4.83%) Firewall Engineer
16 51 (4.64%) 2nd Line Engineer
17 48 (4.37%) 2nd Line Support
17 48 (4.37%) 3rd Line Support
17 48 (4.37%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (4.28%) Web Services
2 22 (2.00%) 802.1X
3 21 (1.91%) .NET
4 13 (1.18%) HTML
5 10 (0.91%) Regular Expression
6 8 (0.73%) Middleware
7 6 (0.55%) SAX
8 5 (0.46%) REST
8 5 (0.46%) SOAP
9 4 (0.36%) CSS
9 4 (0.36%) J2EE
9 4 (0.36%) XML
10 2 (0.18%) IBM Integration Bus
11 1 (0.091%) FreeSWITCH
11 1 (0.091%) HTML5
11 1 (0.091%) SAML
11 1 (0.091%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 187 (17.03%) Data Centre
2 73 (6.65%) Driving Licence
3 59 (5.37%) Analytical Skills
4 34 (3.10%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 34 (3.10%) Hybrid Cloud
5 30 (2.73%) Computer Science
6 26 (2.37%) Linux Command Line
7 25 (2.28%) PKI
8 24 (2.19%) Management Information System
9 21 (1.91%) Video Conferencing
10 14 (1.28%) Enterprise Storage
11 12 (1.09%) IVR
12 10 (0.91%) Public Cloud
13 9 (0.82%) iPad
14 8 (0.73%) e-Health
14 8 (0.73%) User Experience
15 7 (0.64%) iSeries
15 7 (0.64%) Mainframe
16 6 (0.55%) Statistics
16 6 (0.55%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 409 (37.25%) Windows
2 214 (19.49%) Windows Server
3 165 (15.03%) Linux
4 147 (13.39%) Windows Server 2008
5 124 (11.29%) Windows Server 2012
6 108 (9.84%) Windows 7
7 46 (4.19%) Windows 10
7 46 (4.19%) Windows 8
8 43 (3.92%) Windows Server 2003
9 32 (2.91%) Unix
10 22 (2.00%) CentOS
11 12 (1.09%) Apple iOS
11 12 (1.09%) Mac OS
11 12 (1.09%) Windows NT
12 9 (0.82%) Android
12 9 (0.82%) Mac OS X
13 8 (0.73%) Windows XP
14 6 (0.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 4 (0.36%) AIX
15 4 (0.36%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 212 (19.31%) ITIL
2 123 (11.20%) Network Design
3 99 (9.02%) Presales
4 85 (7.74%) Network Monitoring
5 76 (6.92%) Load Balancing
6 52 (4.74%) Kalman Filter
7 50 (4.55%) High Availability
8 43 (3.92%) Project Management
9 42 (3.83%) Disaster Recovery
10 41 (3.73%) Change Control
11 40 (3.64%) Network Management
12 39 (3.55%) Migration
13 38 (3.46%) Service Delivery
14 36 (3.28%) Agile Software Development
15 35 (3.19%) DevOps
15 35 (3.19%) Problem Management
16 30 (2.73%) Business Continuity
17 28 (2.55%) Mentoring
18 26 (2.37%) Open Source
19 25 (2.28%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 49 (4.46%) SQL
2 35 (3.19%) PowerShell
3 28 (2.55%) Bash Shell
4 17 (1.55%) Lua
5 16 (1.46%) C
6 13 (1.18%) Java
6 13 (1.18%) Python
7 8 (0.73%) T-SQL
8 6 (0.55%) JavaScript
8 6 (0.55%) Perl
9 4 (0.36%) VB
10 3 (0.27%) C++
10 3 (0.27%) VBScript
11 2 (0.18%) C#
11 2 (0.18%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 481 (43.81%) Cisco Certification
2 304 (27.69%) CCNP
3 286 (26.05%) CCNA
4 124 (11.29%) Microsoft Certification
5 92 (8.38%) CCIE
6 84 (7.65%) MCSE
7 73 (6.65%) Security Cleared
8 69 (6.28%) SC Cleared
9 67 (6.10%) Degree
10 44 (4.01%) CCDP
11 41 (3.73%) MCSA
12 38 (3.46%) DV Cleared
13 28 (2.55%) ITIL Certification
14 25 (2.28%) MCITP
15 24 (2.19%) MCP
16 19 (1.73%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
17 17 (1.55%) CISSP
18 15 (1.37%) CCIP
19 14 (1.28%) CCDA
20 12 (1.09%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 85 (7.74%) SLA
2 23 (2.09%) PCI DSS
3 14 (1.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 7 (0.64%) PMBOK
4 7 (0.64%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 3 (0.27%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.091%) GPG13
6 1 (0.091%) HIPAA
6 1 (0.091%) HMG Security Policy Framework
6 1 (0.091%) QA
6 1 (0.091%) SDET
System Software
1 306 (27.87%) Active Directory
2 287 (26.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 143 (13.02%) Hyper-V
4 51 (4.64%) XenApp
5 36 (3.28%) vSphere
6 26 (2.37%) VMware ESXi
7 18 (1.64%) Virtual Servers
8 17 (1.55%) Kamailio
8 17 (1.55%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 14 (1.28%) Virtual Machines
10 13 (1.18%) XenDesktop
11 12 (1.09%) VMware ESX
12 10 (0.91%) Samba
12 10 (0.91%) Virtual Desktop
13 6 (0.55%) Firmware
13 6 (0.55%) Terminal Services
13 6 (0.55%) XenServer
14 5 (0.46%) DFS Replication
14 5 (0.46%) Forefront TMG
14 5 (0.46%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 48 (4.37%) SCCM
2 29 (2.64%) Juniper STRM
3 24 (2.19%) Cisco Prime
4 22 (2.00%) SolarWinds Orion
5 20 (1.82%) SCOM
6 19 (1.73%) Nagios
7 18 (1.64%) FortiGate
7 18 (1.64%) Opscode Chef
7 18 (1.64%) Puppet
8 15 (1.37%) Cisco CUCM
8 15 (1.37%) Cisco UCCX
9 12 (1.09%) Cisco UCCE
10 8 (0.73%) Backup Exec
11 6 (0.55%) Nessus
12 5 (0.46%) EdgeSight
12 5 (0.46%) Nmap
13 4 (0.36%) vMotion
14 3 (0.27%) WSUS
15 2 (0.18%) HP SIM
15 2 (0.18%) WMI
Vendors
1 634 (57.74%) Cisco
2 352 (32.06%) VMware
3 336 (30.60%) Microsoft
4 232 (21.13%) Juniper
5 133 (12.11%) Palo Alto
6 131 (11.93%) CheckPoint
7 114 (10.38%) F5
8 82 (7.47%) Citrix
9 80 (7.29%) HP
10 62 (5.65%) Mitel
10 62 (5.65%) SolarWinds
11 47 (4.28%) NetApp
12 41 (3.73%) Avaya
12 41 (3.73%) Riverbed
13 40 (3.64%) Oracle
14 34 (3.10%) Fortinet
15 31 (2.82%) Dell
16 24 (2.19%) Brocade
17 20 (1.82%) Blue Coat
18 19 (1.73%) Barracuda Networks
Amersham, Buckinghamshire
RBW Consulting
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Kent
Adeptis Group
Posted: Yesterday
Westerham, Kent
Searchability
Salary: £22000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Kent
Oscar
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Middlesex
The North Starr
Salary: £45000 - £52000 per annum + 10% Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum, Benefits Pension, Other Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Uckfield, East Sussex
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: Up to £25k plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Dartford, Kent
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits 5k Car Allowance, Life Insurance,
Posted: 2 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Networkers
Salary: £24000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £19000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Surrey
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Networking People
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £19000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Richmond, Surrey
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Farnham, Surrey
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £28,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £20000 - £29000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £24000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Banstead, Surrey
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum plus package
Posted: 5 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000.00 - £38000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
SYSTEM RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £1 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum, Pension, Medical + More
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 6 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
IT Retail People Ltd
Salary: Unspecified Good package + 28 days paid holiday
Posted: 5 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £25,000 per annum + Bonus + Good Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
Travelers Insurance Company Limited
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Atech Support
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Berkshire
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £40000 per annum + bonus, on-call allowance
Posted: 5 days ago