The table below looks at the statistics for WAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WAN over the 3 months to 23 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Wiltshire / Swindon
Rank 36 35 40
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +5
Permanent jobs citing WAN 17 35 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 3.99% 5.90% 4.41%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 22.37% 23.03% 27.17%
Number of salaries quoted 17 35 17
Median salary £30,000 £37,500 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% -15.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £32,600 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £33,400 £51,574 £60,000
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 Swindon region.

Communications & Networking Category
Swindon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
76 152 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 17.84% 25.63% 16.23%
Number of salaries quoted 65 144 67
Median salary £32,500 £39,421 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-17.55% -11.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,823 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £60,000 £54,290
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%

WAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

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

WAN Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

WAN
Salary Trend in Swindon

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

WAN Salary Trend in Swindon

WAN
Salary Histogram in Swindon

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WAN across the Swindon region over the 3 months to 23 February 2017.

WAN Salary Histogram in Swindon

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 23 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 Swindon region with a requirement for WAN.

1 22 (84.62%) LAN
2 17 (65.38%) Windows
3 12 (46.15%) TCP/IP
4 11 (42.31%) Microsoft
5 10 (38.46%) DNS
5 10 (38.46%) Cisco Certification
5 10 (38.46%) DHCP
6 9 (34.62%) WLAN
6 9 (34.62%) VPN
6 9 (34.62%) Firewall
6 9 (34.62%) Active Directory
6 9 (34.62%) Cisco
7 8 (30.77%) CCNA
7 8 (30.77%) VMware
7 8 (30.77%) Windows Server
8 7 (26.92%) Finance
9 6 (23.08%) Wi-Fi
9 6 (23.08%) MPLS
9 6 (23.08%) MS Excel
9 6 (23.08%) Linux
9 6 (23.08%) SC Cleared
9 6 (23.08%) Security Cleared
10 5 (19.23%) MCP
10 5 (19.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 5 (19.23%) VLAN
11 4 (15.38%) SSH
11 4 (15.38%) IP Telephony
11 4 (15.38%) Telnet
11 4 (15.38%) Apache
11 4 (15.38%) Tomcat

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon 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 4 (15.38%) Apache
1 4 (15.38%) Tomcat
Applications
1 6 (23.08%) MS Excel
2 3 (11.54%) MS Office
2 3 (11.54%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 22 (84.62%) LAN
2 12 (46.15%) TCP/IP
3 10 (38.46%) DHCP
3 10 (38.46%) DNS
4 9 (34.62%) Firewall
4 9 (34.62%) VPN
4 9 (34.62%) WLAN
5 6 (23.08%) MPLS
5 6 (23.08%) Wi-Fi
6 5 (19.23%) VLAN
7 4 (15.38%) HTTP
7 4 (15.38%) HTTPS
7 4 (15.38%) IP Telephony
7 4 (15.38%) SMTP
7 4 (15.38%) SSH
7 4 (15.38%) Telnet
8 3 (11.54%) FTP
8 3 (11.54%) SAN
8 3 (11.54%) SSL
8 3 (11.54%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.54%) MySQL
General
1 7 (26.92%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (53.85%) IT Engineer
2 12 (46.15%) IT Support
2 12 (46.15%) IT Support Engineer
2 12 (46.15%) Support Engineer
3 8 (30.77%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 8 (30.77%) 2nd Line Support
3 8 (30.77%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 7 (26.92%) Network Engineer
5 6 (23.08%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
5 6 (23.08%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer
5 6 (23.08%) Desktop Engineer
5 6 (23.08%) Desktop Support
5 6 (23.08%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 4 (15.38%) SC Cleared Desktop Support
7 3 (11.54%) Administrator
7 3 (11.54%) Field Engineer
7 3 (11.54%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (11.54%) Systems Administrator
7 3 (11.54%) Systems Engineer
8 2 (7.69%) Field Service Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (11.54%) CAdES
1 3 (11.54%) PAdES
1 3 (11.54%) RabbitMQ
1 3 (11.54%) XAdES
Operating Systems
1 17 (65.38%) Windows
2 8 (30.77%) Windows Server
3 6 (23.08%) Linux
4 3 (11.54%) CentOS
4 3 (11.54%) Ubuntu
4 3 (11.54%) Unix
5 2 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (15.38%) Network Architecture
2 3 (11.54%) DevOps
2 3 (11.54%) Document Management
2 3 (11.54%) ITIL
3 2 (7.69%) Network Load Balancing
3 2 (7.69%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (11.54%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 10 (38.46%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (30.77%) CCNA
3 6 (23.08%) SC Cleared
3 6 (23.08%) Security Cleared
4 5 (19.23%) MCP
4 5 (19.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 3 (11.54%) MCSA
5 3 (11.54%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (7.69%) CCNP
System Software
1 9 (34.62%) Active Directory
2 3 (11.54%) KVM
Systems Management
1 3 (11.54%) Backup Exec
1 3 (11.54%) Puppet
1 3 (11.54%) Rundeck
1 3 (11.54%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 11 (42.31%) Microsoft
2 9 (34.62%) Cisco
3 8 (30.77%) VMware
4 2 (7.69%) Mitel
4 2 (7.69%) SolarWinds