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

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 47 39 57
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +18
Permanent jobs citing WAN 36 52 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 4.80% 6.50% 3.60%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 24.16% 22.22% 16.84%
Number of salaries quoted 36 26 33
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
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
149 234 196
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 19.87% 29.25% 21.40%
Number of salaries quoted 131 149 170
Median salary £41,500 £44,375 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.47% +36.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 27 May 2016.

WAN Salary Histogram in Southampton

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 27 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 Southampton region with a requirement for WAN.

1 66 (82.50%) Firewall
2 64 (80.00%) Cisco
3 54 (67.50%) Cisco Certification
4 53 (66.25%) LAN
5 47 (58.75%) Network Security
6 40 (50.00%) VoIP
6 40 (50.00%) CCNP
7 39 (48.75%) Cisco ASA
8 31 (38.75%) CCIE
8 31 (38.75%) F5
9 25 (31.25%) Wireless
10 24 (30.00%) Cisco Prime
11 23 (28.75%) CCNA
12 21 (26.25%) Network Design
13 20 (25.00%) Windows
14 19 (23.75%) Skype
14 19 (23.75%) MPLS
14 19 (23.75%) Blue Coat
14 19 (23.75%) Riverbed
15 18 (22.50%) IP Telephony
15 18 (22.50%) VPN
15 18 (22.50%) Windows Server
16 17 (21.25%) Data Centre
17 16 (20.00%) SLA
17 16 (20.00%) Active Directory
17 16 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
18 15 (18.75%) SC Cleared
18 15 (18.75%) Security Cleared
18 15 (18.75%) Microsoft
18 15 (18.75%) MS Exchange

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 15 (18.75%) MS Exchange
2 13 (16.25%) Exchange Server 2010
3 10 (12.50%) IIS
4 3 (3.75%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (1.25%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 13 (16.25%) MS Excel
2 7 (8.75%) MS Office
3 2 (2.50%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (2.50%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (2.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 10 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (3.75%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 66 (82.50%) Firewall
2 53 (66.25%) LAN
3 47 (58.75%) Network Security
4 40 (50.00%) VoIP
5 39 (48.75%) Cisco ASA
6 25 (31.25%) Wireless
7 19 (23.75%) MPLS
7 19 (23.75%) Skype
8 18 (22.50%) IP Telephony
8 18 (22.50%) VPN
9 14 (17.50%) Cisco Nexus
10 13 (16.25%) DNS
11 12 (15.00%) DHCP
12 11 (13.75%) Cisco Wireless
13 5 (6.25%) SAN
14 3 (3.75%) BGP
14 3 (3.75%) EIGRP
14 3 (3.75%) OSPF
14 3 (3.75%) Wi-Fi
15 1 (1.25%) TCP/IP
General
1 14 (17.50%) Telecoms
2 8 (10.00%) Pharmaceutical
3 5 (6.25%) Retail
4 4 (5.00%) Finance
5 2 (2.50%) Electronics
5 2 (2.50%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.50%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 48 (60.00%) Network Engineer
2 28 (35.00%) Senior Network Engineer
3 25 (31.25%) Cisco Engineer
4 24 (30.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 23 (28.75%) Senior Cisco Engineer
5 23 (28.75%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
6 20 (25.00%) IT Engineer
7 11 (13.75%) Cisco Wireless Engineer
7 11 (13.75%) Network Security Engineer
7 11 (13.75%) Security Engineer
7 11 (13.75%) Wireless Engineer
7 11 (13.75%) Wireless Network Engineer
8 10 (12.50%) IT Security Engineer
9 9 (11.25%) Firewall Engineer
10 8 (10.00%) Senior IT Engineer
11 7 (8.75%) Analyst
12 6 (7.50%) Blue Coat Engineer
12 6 (7.50%) Cisco Network Specialist
12 6 (7.50%) Cisco Specialist
12 6 (7.50%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.75%) Web Services
2 2 (2.50%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 17 (21.25%) Data Centre
2 3 (3.75%) Driving Licence
2 3 (3.75%) EPoS
3 1 (1.25%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 20 (25.00%) Windows
2 18 (22.50%) Windows Server
3 16 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 14 (17.50%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (6.25%) Windows 7
5 5 (6.25%) Windows 8
6 3 (3.75%) Linux
6 3 (3.75%) Unix
7 2 (2.50%) AIX
7 2 (2.50%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (26.25%) Network Design
2 15 (18.75%) Network Monitoring
3 14 (17.50%) Network Architecture
4 13 (16.25%) Fault Management
4 13 (16.25%) Project Management
5 10 (12.50%) Multi-Factor Authentication
6 5 (6.25%) ERP
7 4 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (3.75%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (3.75%) CRM
8 3 (3.75%) DevOps
8 3 (3.75%) ITIL
8 3 (3.75%) Logistics
8 3 (3.75%) Waterfall
9 2 (2.50%) Analytics
9 2 (2.50%) Customer Analytics
9 2 (2.50%) Network Management
9 2 (2.50%) People Management
9 2 (2.50%) SDLC
9 2 (2.50%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.50%) C#
1 2 (2.50%) Java
Qualifications
1 54 (67.50%) Cisco Certification
2 40 (50.00%) CCNP
3 31 (38.75%) CCIE
4 23 (28.75%) CCNA
5 15 (18.75%) SC Cleared
5 15 (18.75%) Security Cleared
6 2 (2.50%) CISSP
6 2 (2.50%) Degree
7 1 (1.25%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (20.00%) SLA
2 12 (15.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 12 (15.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 16 (20.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 24 (30.00%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (1.25%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 1 (1.25%) vRealize
2 1 (1.25%) WSUS
Vendors
1 64 (80.00%) Cisco
2 31 (38.75%) F5
3 19 (23.75%) Blue Coat
3 19 (23.75%) Riverbed
4 15 (18.75%) Microsoft
5 13 (16.25%) CA
5 13 (16.25%) Palo Alto
5 13 (16.25%) SolarWinds
6 12 (15.00%) Barracuda Networks
6 12 (15.00%) Stonesoft
7 7 (8.75%) SAP
8 4 (5.00%) VMware
9 2 (2.50%) CheckPoint
10 1 (1.25%) BMC
10 1 (1.25%) Citrix
10 1 (1.25%) HP
10 1 (1.25%) IBM
10 1 (1.25%) NetApp
10 1 (1.25%) Symantec
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