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

3 months to
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 66 60 108
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +48
Permanent jobs citing WAN 749 928 634
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 4.05% 4.46% 2.76%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 19.00% 20.48% 12.94%
Number of salaries quoted 676 776 537
Median salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
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
3943 4532 4901
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 21.32% 21.78% 21.33%
Number of salaries quoted 3240 3455 3840
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £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 28 May 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 28 May 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 +23 216 £50,000 +12.35% 12
Surrey -45 143 £47,000 +17.50% 11
Hampshire -20 140 £40,000 - 18
Buckinghamshire +27 72 £38,250 -19.47% 6
West Sussex -6 62 £47,500 +11.76% 6
East Sussex +31 36 £42,253 -0.58% 3
Kent +1 32 £52,500 +11.11% 3
Oxfordshire -25 31 £33,250 -33.50% 1
Middlesex +4 4 £62,500 +25.00%
Sussex +11 1 £105,000 +165.82% 1
WAN
England

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 1284 (80.81%) LAN
2 969 (60.98%) Cisco
3 849 (53.43%) Firewall
4 706 (44.43%) Cisco Certification
5 639 (40.21%) Windows
6 607 (38.20%) VMware
7 535 (33.67%) Microsoft
8 444 (27.94%) CCNP
9 440 (27.69%) Active Directory
10 409 (25.74%) Data Centre
11 394 (24.80%) Windows Server
12 380 (23.91%) VMware Infrastructure
13 378 (23.79%) VPN
14 364 (22.91%) TCP/IP
15 359 (22.59%) MPLS
16 358 (22.53%) CCNA
17 338 (21.27%) Linux
18 319 (20.08%) MS Exchange
19 318 (20.01%) DNS
20 311 (19.57%) MS Excel
21 310 (19.51%) ITIL
22 279 (17.56%) Cisco ASA
23 262 (16.49%) Wireless
24 261 (16.43%) BGP
25 257 (16.17%) VoIP
26 251 (15.80%) Juniper
27 232 (14.60%) OSPF
28 227 (14.29%) DHCP
28 227 (14.29%) Telecoms
28 227 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012

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
1 319 (20.08%) MS Exchange
2 164 (10.32%) Exchange Server 2010
3 112 (7.05%) Exchange Server 2013
4 80 (5.03%) IIS
5 65 (4.09%) Skype for Business
6 29 (1.83%) Exchange Server 2007
7 27 (1.70%) SharePoint
8 22 (1.38%) Exchange Server 2003
9 19 (1.20%) Apache
10 14 (0.88%) Elasticsearch
10 14 (0.88%) WebSphere
11 12 (0.76%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 11 (0.69%) Tomcat
13 10 (0.63%) OpenStack
13 10 (0.63%) WebLogic
14 7 (0.44%) JBoss
14 7 (0.44%) SharePoint 2010
15 6 (0.38%) IBM Notes
16 5 (0.31%) nginx
17 3 (0.19%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 311 (19.57%) MS Excel
2 132 (8.31%) MS Office
3 55 (3.46%) MS Visio
4 20 (1.26%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.063%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 23 (1.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 16 (1.01%) Dynamics AX
2 16 (1.01%) Dynamics CRM
3 9 (0.57%) assyst
4 3 (0.19%) Remedy ITSM
5 2 (0.13%) Infor M3
6 1 (0.063%) Line 50
6 1 (0.063%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 110 (6.92%) Office 365
2 73 (4.59%) Microsoft Azure
3 63 (3.96%) Amazon AWS
4 39 (2.45%) IaaS
5 27 (1.70%) PaaS
6 14 (0.88%) SaaS
7 13 (0.82%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (0.13%) Google Apps
8 2 (0.13%) Mimecast
9 1 (0.063%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 1284 (80.81%) LAN
2 849 (53.43%) Firewall
3 378 (23.79%) VPN
4 364 (22.91%) TCP/IP
5 359 (22.59%) MPLS
6 318 (20.01%) DNS
7 279 (17.56%) Cisco ASA
8 262 (16.49%) Wireless
9 261 (16.43%) BGP
10 257 (16.17%) VoIP
11 232 (14.60%) OSPF
12 227 (14.29%) DHCP
13 226 (14.22%) SAN
14 196 (12.33%) Network Security
15 141 (8.87%) IP Telephony
16 139 (8.75%) Internet
16 139 (8.75%) SSL
17 134 (8.43%) Cisco Nexus
18 131 (8.24%) IPsec
19 123 (7.74%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 178 (11.20%) SQL Server
2 22 (1.38%) SQL Server 2012
3 17 (1.07%) SQL Server 2005
4 15 (0.94%) SQL Server 2008
5 14 (0.88%) BusinessObjects
5 14 (0.88%) NoSQL
6 11 (0.69%) SQL Server 2000
7 9 (0.57%) Big Data
7 9 (0.57%) Relational Database
7 9 (0.57%) SAP Data Services
8 8 (0.50%) MySQL
8 8 (0.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 7 (0.44%) RDBMS
10 6 (0.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 5 (0.31%) Hadoop
11 5 (0.31%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 4 (0.25%) Crystal Reports
12 4 (0.25%) Data Warehouse
12 4 (0.25%) Oracle Database
13 3 (0.19%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 6 (0.38%) JIRA
2 5 (0.31%) Jenkins
3 4 (0.25%) ClearCase
3 4 (0.25%) Git (software)
3 4 (0.25%) Subversion
3 4 (0.25%) TeamCity
4 2 (0.13%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (0.063%) Travis CI
5 1 (0.063%) Vagrant
5 1 (0.063%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 227 (14.29%) Telecoms
2 141 (8.87%) Finance
3 46 (2.89%) Manufacturing
4 38 (2.39%) Marketing
5 34 (2.14%) Electronics
6 27 (1.70%) Retail
7 23 (1.45%) French Language
7 23 (1.45%) German Language
8 13 (0.82%) Legal
9 12 (0.76%) Italian Language
9 12 (0.76%) Military
9 12 (0.76%) Pharmaceutical
10 9 (0.57%) Billing
11 7 (0.44%) Banking
11 7 (0.44%) Publishing
12 6 (0.38%) Advertising
12 6 (0.38%) Brand Awareness
13 5 (0.31%) Aerospace
13 5 (0.31%) Games
14 3 (0.19%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 435 (27.38%) Network Engineer
2 259 (16.30%) Support Engineer
3 173 (10.89%) Cisco Engineer
4 160 (10.07%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 148 (9.31%) Senior Network Engineer
6 133 (8.37%) Analyst
7 111 (6.99%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 108 (6.80%) IT Engineer
9 106 (6.67%) Consultant
10 101 (6.36%) 3rd Line Engineer
11 90 (5.66%) Architect
12 80 (5.03%) Administrator
13 79 (4.97%) IT Support
14 75 (4.72%) VMware Engineer
15 72 (4.53%) Network Support
16 65 (4.09%) Senior Cisco Engineer
17 64 (4.03%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
18 62 (3.90%) Security Engineer
19 59 (3.71%) 3rd Line Support
19 59 (3.71%) Network Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (2.39%) Web Services
2 34 (2.14%) Middleware
3 25 (1.57%) 802.1X
4 17 (1.07%) Regular Expression
5 12 (0.76%) .NET
5 12 (0.76%) J2EE
6 10 (0.63%) REST
6 10 (0.63%) ZeroMQ
7 9 (0.57%) IBM Integration Bus
7 9 (0.57%) SAP PI
7 9 (0.57%) SOAP
7 9 (0.57%) WebSphere MQ
7 9 (0.57%) XML
8 7 (0.44%) CSS
9 5 (0.31%) Express
10 3 (0.19%) Oracle GoldenGate
10 3 (0.19%) Software Packaging
10 3 (0.19%) XMPP
11 2 (0.13%) ODBC
11 2 (0.13%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 409 (25.74%) Data Centre
2 108 (6.80%) Analytical Skills
3 73 (4.59%) Management Information System
4 56 (3.52%) Driving Licence
5 50 (3.15%) Video Conferencing
6 45 (2.83%) Replication
7 40 (2.52%) Computer Science
8 37 (2.33%) Clustering
9 28 (1.76%) Private Cloud
10 26 (1.64%) iPad
10 26 (1.64%) IVR
11 25 (1.57%) Fat Client
11 25 (1.57%) Thin Client
12 20 (1.26%) PKI
13 19 (1.20%) Mathematics
14 17 (1.07%) Hybrid Cloud
15 16 (1.01%) Blackberry
15 16 (1.01%) PMI
16 14 (0.88%) Enterprise Software
17 12 (0.76%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 639 (40.21%) Windows
2 394 (24.80%) Windows Server
3 338 (21.27%) Linux
4 227 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
5 180 (11.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 105 (6.61%) Windows 7
7 71 (4.47%) Unix
8 48 (3.02%) Windows Server 2003
9 44 (2.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 36 (2.27%) Windows 8
11 33 (2.08%) Windows 10
12 26 (1.64%) Windows XP
13 21 (1.32%) CentOS
14 17 (1.07%) AIX
14 17 (1.07%) Android
15 9 (0.57%) VMS
16 8 (0.50%) Solaris
16 8 (0.50%) Ubuntu
17 6 (0.38%) Fedora
18 5 (0.31%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 310 (19.51%) ITIL
2 155 (9.75%) Presales
3 146 (9.19%) Load Balancing
3 146 (9.19%) Network Design
4 101 (6.36%) Network Monitoring
5 100 (6.29%) Migration
6 95 (5.98%) Project Management
7 81 (5.10%) Capacity Planning
8 78 (4.91%) Disaster Recovery
9 66 (4.15%) Network Management
9 66 (4.15%) Service Delivery
10 64 (4.03%) Incident Management
10 64 (4.03%) Kalman Filter
11 59 (3.71%) SIEM
12 57 (3.59%) Change Control
12 57 (3.59%) Mentoring
13 56 (3.52%) Change Management
14 55 (3.46%) Fault Management
15 51 (3.21%) Root Cause Analysis
16 49 (3.08%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 193 (12.15%) SQL
2 78 (4.91%) PowerShell
3 41 (2.58%) C
4 37 (2.33%) Perl
5 34 (2.14%) Python
6 30 (1.89%) Bash Shell
7 26 (1.64%) Java
8 18 (1.13%) Ruby
9 16 (1.01%) C#
10 15 (0.94%) C++
11 12 (0.76%) Shell Script
12 11 (0.69%) Tcl
13 10 (0.63%) PHP
14 5 (0.31%) T-SQL
15 1 (0.063%) JavaScript
15 1 (0.063%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 706 (44.43%) Cisco Certification
2 444 (27.94%) CCNP
3 358 (22.53%) CCNA
4 209 (13.15%) Microsoft Certification
5 163 (10.26%) CCIE
6 134 (8.43%) MCSE
7 113 (7.11%) Security Cleared
8 104 (6.54%) Degree
9 96 (6.04%) SC Cleared
10 79 (4.97%) MCSA
11 75 (4.72%) MCITP
12 67 (4.22%) CCDP
13 62 (3.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 53 (3.34%) MCP
15 49 (3.08%) CCDA
16 33 (2.08%) CCSP
17 30 (1.89%) CISSP
17 30 (1.89%) JNCIA
18 25 (1.57%) A+ Certification
19 23 (1.45%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 176 (11.08%) SLA
2 69 (4.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 32 (2.01%) PCI DSS
4 18 (1.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 11 (0.69%) DICOM
6 8 (0.50%) HIPAA
6 8 (0.50%) QA
7 5 (0.31%) COBIT
7 5 (0.31%) ISO 9001
7 5 (0.31%) RMADS
8 3 (0.19%) Data Quality
8 3 (0.19%) HL7
8 3 (0.19%) SAS 70
9 2 (0.13%) ISO22301
9 2 (0.13%) ISO27002
10 1 (0.063%) COSO
10 1 (0.063%) GPG13
10 1 (0.063%) PMBOK
System Software
1 440 (27.69%) Active Directory
2 380 (23.91%) VMware Infrastructure
3 142 (8.94%) Hyper-V
4 107 (6.73%) VMware ESXi
4 107 (6.73%) vSphere
5 90 (5.66%) XenApp
6 33 (2.08%) VMware ESX
7 28 (1.76%) XenDesktop
8 21 (1.32%) VMware Server
9 13 (0.82%) Docker
10 12 (0.76%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 12 (0.76%) VMware Workstation
11 10 (0.63%) Terminal Server
11 10 (0.63%) Xen
12 7 (0.44%) Snort
13 6 (0.38%) Firmware
13 6 (0.38%) Samba
13 6 (0.38%) Terminal Services
13 6 (0.38%) vCloud
13 6 (0.38%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 86 (5.41%) SCCM
2 42 (2.64%) Cisco Prime
3 39 (2.45%) SCOM
4 26 (1.64%) Puppet
5 25 (1.57%) Nagios
6 24 (1.51%) Backup Exec
7 18 (1.13%) SCVMM
7 18 (1.13%) Windows Intune
8 16 (1.01%) Cacti
8 16 (1.01%) Cisco CUCM
9 15 (0.94%) WSUS
10 14 (0.88%) Cisco UCCX
10 14 (0.88%) Nmap
10 14 (0.88%) SolarWinds Orion
11 11 (0.69%) Nessus
12 10 (0.63%) McAfee ePO
12 10 (0.63%) SELinux
13 9 (0.57%) SCOrch
13 9 (0.57%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
14 7 (0.44%) vRealize
Vendors
1 969 (60.98%) Cisco
2 607 (38.20%) VMware
3 535 (33.67%) Microsoft
4 251 (15.80%) Juniper
5 217 (13.66%) F5
6 206 (12.96%) CheckPoint
7 191 (12.02%) Citrix
8 121 (7.61%) HP
9 100 (6.29%) Palo Alto
10 85 (5.35%) Avaya
11 65 (4.09%) Riverbed
12 64 (4.03%) SolarWinds
13 59 (3.71%) Oracle
14 52 (3.27%) Fortinet
15 50 (3.15%) Red Hat
16 49 (3.08%) SAP
17 41 (2.58%) Blue Coat
18 39 (2.45%) NetApp
19 38 (2.39%) Dell
19 38 (2.39%) IBM
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Salary: From £25,000 to £33,000 per annum + 25 days Holiday + Great career pro
Posted: 6 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
Connected IT
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + bonus + commission
Posted: 18 hours ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
CPS Group UK
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive Salary Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000-45,000 plus Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £25000 per annum + good benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Competitive salary + career progression + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £17000 - £21000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 Per Annum + 15% Bonus + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
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Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benfits & training
Posted: 3 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
Linkpoint Resources
Salary: £23,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 2 days ago
Camberley, Surrey
Imperative People
Salary: £32000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + inc shift
Posted: 4 days ago
Marlow, Buckinghamshire
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 Per Annum 30-34K + Pension + BUPA + Life Assur + DenPl
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum + corporate benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
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SLS Services Ltd
Salary: £30,000 pro rata
Posted: 3 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Comtecs
Salary: £90000 - £100000 Per Annum C100k + Bonus + Benefits
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Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: £55k - 60k per year
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Reading, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Gatwick, West Sussex
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
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Streamline Connections
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
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Crawley, West Sussex
Comtecs
Salary: £58000 - £61000 Per Annum Bonus + Benefits
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Basingstoke, Hampshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
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