The table below looks at the statistics for WAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WAN over the 3 months to 1 October 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 62 53 60
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +7
Permanent jobs citing WAN 14 26 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 2.19% 3.96% 3.12%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.65% 14.29% 13.64%
Number of salaries quoted 11 23 20
Median salary £26,500 £45,000 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-41.11% +9.09%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
WAN
Hampshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
183 182 198
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 28.64% 27.70% 22.89%
Number of salaries quoted 170 169 175
Median salary £35,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-22.22% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £31,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

WAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

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

WAN Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

WAN
Salary Trend in Southampton

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

WAN Salary Trend in Southampton

WAN
Salary Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WAN across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 1 October 2016.

WAN Salary Histogram in Southampton

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 Southampton region with a requirement for WAN.

1 33 (78.57%) Firewall
2 32 (76.19%) LAN
3 31 (73.81%) Cisco
4 22 (52.38%) Windows
4 22 (52.38%) Windows Server
5 20 (47.62%) Active Directory
6 19 (45.24%) Network Security
7 18 (42.86%) Data Centre
7 18 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
7 18 (42.86%) VPN
7 18 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
7 18 (42.86%) VoIP
8 17 (40.48%) DHCP
9 16 (38.10%) DNS
9 16 (38.10%) Windows Server 2008
10 15 (35.71%) F5
11 14 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
11 14 (33.33%) CCNP
11 14 (33.33%) CA
12 13 (30.95%) Wireless
12 13 (30.95%) CCNA
13 12 (28.57%) MS Excel
14 11 (26.19%) MS Exchange
14 11 (26.19%) Microsoft
14 11 (26.19%) Stonesoft
14 11 (26.19%) Network Architecture
14 11 (26.19%) Exchange Server 2010
14 11 (26.19%) Barracuda Networks
14 11 (26.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
15 10 (23.81%) Microsoft Azure

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton 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 11 (26.19%) Exchange Server 2010
1 11 (26.19%) MS Exchange
2 10 (23.81%) IIS
Applications
1 12 (28.57%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.76%) MS Office
2 2 (4.76%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (2.38%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 10 (23.81%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.38%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 33 (78.57%) Firewall
2 32 (76.19%) LAN
3 19 (45.24%) Network Security
4 18 (42.86%) VoIP
4 18 (42.86%) VPN
5 17 (40.48%) DHCP
6 16 (38.10%) DNS
7 14 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
8 13 (30.95%) Wireless
9 8 (19.05%) MPLS
9 8 (19.05%) VLAN
10 7 (16.67%) Cisco Nexus
10 7 (16.67%) OSPF
11 5 (11.90%) BGP
11 5 (11.90%) EIGRP
11 5 (11.90%) Wi-Fi
12 4 (9.52%) Cisco Wireless
12 4 (9.52%) IP Telephony
12 4 (9.52%) Skype
13 2 (4.76%) VPLS
General
1 3 (7.14%) Finance
2 1 (2.38%) Retail
Job Titles
1 24 (57.14%) Network Engineer
2 13 (30.95%) IT Engineer
2 13 (30.95%) Network Security Engineer
2 13 (30.95%) Security Engineer
3 10 (23.81%) Cisco Engineer
3 10 (23.81%) IT Security Engineer
4 7 (16.67%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 5 (11.90%) IT Support
5 5 (11.90%) IT Support Technician
5 5 (11.90%) IT Technician
5 5 (11.90%) Support Technician
6 4 (9.52%) Cisco Wireless Engineer
6 4 (9.52%) Senior Cisco Engineer
6 4 (9.52%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
6 4 (9.52%) Senior Network Engineer
6 4 (9.52%) Team Leader
6 4 (9.52%) Windows Engineer
6 4 (9.52%) Wireless Engineer
6 4 (9.52%) Wireless Network Engineer
7 3 (7.14%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.38%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 18 (42.86%) Data Centre
2 3 (7.14%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 22 (52.38%) Windows
1 22 (52.38%) Windows Server
2 18 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
3 16 (38.10%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (19.05%) Windows 10
5 5 (11.90%) Windows 7
5 5 (11.90%) Windows 8
6 2 (4.76%) Linux
6 2 (4.76%) Unix
7 1 (2.38%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (26.19%) Network Architecture
2 10 (23.81%) Multi-Factor Authentication
3 6 (14.29%) Network Design
4 5 (11.90%) Network Management
5 3 (7.14%) Fault Management
5 3 (7.14%) Network Monitoring
5 3 (7.14%) People Management
5 3 (7.14%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (4.76%) Change Management
7 1 (2.38%) ERP
7 1 (2.38%) SDLC
7 1 (2.38%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.38%) C#
1 1 (2.38%) Java
Qualifications
1 18 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (33.33%) CCNP
3 13 (30.95%) CCNA
4 7 (16.67%) CCIE
4 7 (16.67%) Security Cleared
5 5 (11.90%) SC Cleared
6 4 (9.52%) Degree
7 3 (7.14%) MCSE
7 3 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (4.76%) CCDP
8 2 (4.76%) CCNP Voice
9 1 (2.38%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (26.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (7.14%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (47.62%) Active Directory
2 7 (16.67%) Hyper-V
3 5 (11.90%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (4.76%) pfSense
5 1 (2.38%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 5 (11.90%) Cisco Prime
2 2 (4.76%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 31 (73.81%) Cisco
2 15 (35.71%) F5
3 14 (33.33%) CA
4 11 (26.19%) Barracuda Networks
4 11 (26.19%) Microsoft
4 11 (26.19%) Stonesoft
5 7 (16.67%) VMware
6 4 (9.52%) Blue Coat
6 4 (9.52%) Riverbed
7 3 (7.14%) Palo Alto
8 2 (4.76%) Aruba
8 2 (4.76%) CheckPoint
8 2 (4.76%) SonicWALL
9 1 (2.38%) Citrix
9 1 (2.38%) SAP
9 1 (2.38%) SolarWinds
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