The table below looks at the statistics for WAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Staines region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WAN over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 40 45 35
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -10
Permanent jobs citing WAN 6 3 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staines 2.34% 1.23% 3.57%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.84% 5.66% 11.11%
Number of salaries quoted 5 3 6
Average salary £42,500 £62,500 £48,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-32.00% +28.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £57,500 £40,750
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £71,700 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
WAN
Surrey

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

Communications & Networking Category
Staines
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
61 53 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staines 23.83% 21.72% 32.14%
Number of salaries quoted 46 39 52
Average salary £41,000 £48,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.58% -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £40,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

WAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Staines

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WAN across the Staines region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

WAN Jobs Demand Trend in Staines

WAN
Salary Trend in Staines

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

WAN Salary Trend in Staines

WAN
Salary Histogram in Staines

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WAN across the Staines region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

WAN Salary Histogram in Staines

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staines

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Staines region citing WAN also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited WAN.

1 14 (100.00%) LAN
2 13 (92.86%) Cisco
3 11 (78.57%) ITIL
4 9 (64.29%) VPN
4 9 (64.29%) CCNA
4 9 (64.29%) Cisco Certification
4 9 (64.29%) Firewall
4 9 (64.29%) Load Balancing
5 8 (57.14%) Cisco PIX
5 8 (57.14%) Cisco ASA
5 8 (57.14%) F5
5 8 (57.14%) CCNP
6 7 (50.00%) CheckPoint
6 7 (50.00%) EIGRP
6 7 (50.00%) Degree
7 6 (42.86%) FWSM
7 6 (42.86%) Cisco Nexus
7 6 (42.86%) HSRP
7 6 (42.86%) Network Management
7 6 (42.86%) VRRP
7 6 (42.86%) BGP
7 6 (42.86%) Service Delivery
7 6 (42.86%) Wireless
7 6 (42.86%) IPsec
7 6 (42.86%) SLA
7 6 (42.86%) CiscoWorks
7 6 (42.86%) Windows
8 5 (35.71%) VMware
8 5 (35.71%) VMware Infrastructure
9 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Staines by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Staines region citing WAN also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited WAN. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (21.43%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 3 (21.43%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (100.00%) LAN
2 9 (64.29%) VPN
2 9 (64.29%) Firewall
3 8 (57.14%) Cisco ASA
3 8 (57.14%) Cisco PIX
4 7 (50.00%) EIGRP
5 6 (42.86%) VRRP
5 6 (42.86%) BGP
5 6 (42.86%) Wireless
5 6 (42.86%) IPsec
5 6 (42.86%) FWSM
5 6 (42.86%) Cisco Nexus
5 6 (42.86%) HSRP
6 4 (28.57%) Internet
7 2 (14.29%) MPLS
7 2 (14.29%) Cisco IOS
8 1 (7.14%) BIG-IP
8 1 (7.14%) VoIP
8 1 (7.14%) DNS
8 1 (7.14%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (14.29%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) Network Engineer
2 7 (50.00%) Network Support Engineer
2 7 (50.00%) Support Engineer
2 7 (50.00%) Network Support
3 3 (21.43%) Technical Solutions Architect
3 3 (21.43%) Technical Pre Sales Consultant
3 3 (21.43%) Pre Sales Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) Technical Design Consultant
3 3 (21.43%) Technical Design Architect
3 3 (21.43%) Technical Design Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
3 3 (21.43%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
3 3 (21.43%) Technical Consultant
3 3 (21.43%) Architect
3 3 (21.43%) Technical Architect
3 3 (21.43%) Consultant
3 3 (21.43%) Technical Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) Infrastructure Architect
3 3 (21.43%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (21.43%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) N-Tier
1 3 (21.43%) Enterprise Storage
2 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.14%) PMI
2 1 (7.14%) HACMP
2 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
2 1 (7.14%) AS400
2 1 (7.14%) IVR
2 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
2 1 (7.14%) LPAR
Operating Systems
1 6 (42.86%) Windows
2 4 (28.57%) AIX
2 4 (28.57%) Solaris
2 4 (28.57%) Linux
2 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (28.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (7.14%) Android
4 1 (7.14%) Oracle Linux
4 1 (7.14%) Windows 8
4 1 (7.14%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (78.57%) ITIL
2 9 (64.29%) Load Balancing
3 6 (42.86%) Network Management
3 6 (42.86%) Service Delivery
4 4 (28.57%) E-Commerce
4 4 (28.57%) Project Management
4 4 (28.57%) Service Management
5 2 (14.29%) Software Licensing
6 1 (7.14%) Line Management
6 1 (7.14%) Change Management
6 1 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (7.14%) Security Management
6 1 (7.14%) Risk Management
6 1 (7.14%) Information Security
6 1 (7.14%) Systems Analysis
Qualifications
1 9 (64.29%) CCNA
1 9 (64.29%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (57.14%) CCNP
3 7 (50.00%) Degree
4 2 (14.29%) CCIE
5 1 (7.14%) PMI Certification
5 1 (7.14%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (42.86%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (35.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (21.43%) XenApp
2 3 (21.43%) XenDesktop
3 1 (7.14%) XenServer
3 1 (7.14%) Firmware
3 1 (7.14%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 6 (42.86%) CiscoWorks
2 1 (7.14%) NetBackup
2 1 (7.14%) Cisco UCCX
2 1 (7.14%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 13 (92.86%) Cisco
2 8 (57.14%) F5
3 7 (50.00%) CheckPoint
4 5 (35.71%) VMware
5 4 (28.57%) IBM
5 4 (28.57%) Oracle
5 4 (28.57%) Red Hat
5 4 (28.57%) Sun
5 4 (28.57%) HP
5 4 (28.57%) Citrix
6 3 (21.43%) NetApp
6 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
6 3 (21.43%) 3PAR
7 1 (7.14%) Brocade