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

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 46 45 52
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +7
Permanent jobs citing WAN 17 19 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 2.94% 3.56% 2.37%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.98% 24.36% 18.46%
Number of salaries quoted 16 12 12
Median salary £45,575 £43,250 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.37% +4.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,250 £21,650 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,290 £50,000 £62,250
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £41,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +10.66%
WAN
Wiltshire

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
131 78 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 22.63% 14.61% 12.85%
Number of salaries quoted 119 61 56
Median salary £40,000 £37,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.10% -7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £26,500 £27,050
10% offered a salary of more than £54,290 £60,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 4 May 2016.

WAN Salary Histogram in Swindon

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 4 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 Swindon region with a requirement for WAN.

1 38 (84.44%) Cisco
2 37 (82.22%) LAN
3 29 (64.44%) VPN
4 25 (55.56%) Firewall
5 20 (44.44%) Finance
6 19 (42.22%) Juniper
7 18 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
7 18 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
8 17 (37.78%) VMware
8 17 (37.78%) DNS
9 16 (35.56%) Wireless
9 16 (35.56%) Load Balancing
10 15 (33.33%) VoIP
11 14 (31.11%) SSL
11 14 (31.11%) VMware Infrastructure
12 13 (28.89%) Data Centre
13 12 (26.67%) TCP/IP
14 11 (24.44%) SQL
14 11 (24.44%) HP
14 11 (24.44%) MPLS
14 11 (24.44%) Validation
14 11 (24.44%) Multimedia
14 11 (24.44%) Network Design
14 11 (24.44%) Wireless Security
14 11 (24.44%) Analytical Skills
14 11 (24.44%) Telepresence
15 10 (22.22%) F5
15 10 (22.22%) IP Telephony
15 10 (22.22%) CCDP
15 10 (22.22%) Active Directory

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 7 (15.56%) Apache
1 7 (15.56%) Tomcat
2 6 (13.33%) IBM Notes
3 5 (11.11%) IBM Domino
3 5 (11.11%) MS Exchange
4 4 (8.89%) SharePoint
4 4 (8.89%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 2 (4.44%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 37 (82.22%) LAN
2 29 (64.44%) VPN
3 25 (55.56%) Firewall
4 17 (37.78%) DNS
5 16 (35.56%) Wireless
6 15 (33.33%) VoIP
7 14 (31.11%) SSL
8 12 (26.67%) TCP/IP
9 11 (24.44%) MPLS
9 11 (24.44%) Telepresence
9 11 (24.44%) Wireless Security
10 10 (22.22%) IP Telephony
11 8 (17.78%) HTTP
11 8 (17.78%) HTTPS
11 8 (17.78%) SMTP
11 8 (17.78%) SSH
11 8 (17.78%) Telnet
12 4 (8.89%) Network Security
12 4 (8.89%) OSPF
12 4 (8.89%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (11.11%) SQL Server
General
1 20 (44.44%) Finance
2 11 (24.44%) Multimedia
3 9 (20.00%) Retail
4 3 (6.67%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.22%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 13 (28.89%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 11 (24.44%) Network Engineer
3 7 (15.56%) Administrator
3 7 (15.56%) Network Administrator
4 6 (13.33%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 6 (13.33%) Network Infrastructure Specialist
4 6 (13.33%) Network Specialist
5 4 (8.89%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 4 (8.89%) IT Engineer
5 4 (8.89%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (8.89%) Support Engineer
6 3 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support
6 3 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 3 (6.67%) Cisco Consultant
6 3 (6.67%) Cisco Network Consultant
6 3 (6.67%) Consultant
6 3 (6.67%) Network Consultant
7 2 (4.44%) Cisco Administrator
7 2 (4.44%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (4.44%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.89%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 13 (28.89%) Data Centre
2 11 (24.44%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.22%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.22%) Driving Licence
3 1 (2.22%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 9 (20.00%) Windows
1 9 (20.00%) Windows Server
2 5 (11.11%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 16 (35.56%) Load Balancing
3 11 (24.44%) Network Design
3 11 (24.44%) Validation
4 10 (22.22%) ITIL
5 8 (17.78%) Business Continuity
6 7 (15.56%) Business Continuity Management
6 7 (15.56%) Network Architecture
6 7 (15.56%) Service Delivery
7 6 (13.33%) Disaster Recovery
7 6 (13.33%) Project Management
8 5 (11.11%) TOGAF
9 4 (8.89%) B2B
9 4 (8.89%) Coaching
9 4 (8.89%) Mentoring
10 3 (6.67%) Capacity Management
10 3 (6.67%) Configuration Management
10 3 (6.67%) Network Management
10 3 (6.67%) Problem Management
11 1 (2.22%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 11 (24.44%) SQL
2 1 (2.22%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 18 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (22.22%) CCDP
3 9 (20.00%) Degree
4 6 (13.33%) CCDA
4 6 (13.33%) CCNP
5 4 (8.89%) CCNA
5 4 (8.89%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (6.67%) CCIE
7 2 (4.44%) MCSA
8 1 (2.22%) HND
8 1 (2.22%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (2.22%) VCAP
8 1 (2.22%) VCDX
8 1 (2.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.89%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (31.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (22.22%) Active Directory
3 4 (8.89%) Hyper-V
4 3 (6.67%) VMware Server
5 1 (2.22%) KVM
5 1 (2.22%) vSphere
Vendors
1 38 (84.44%) Cisco
2 19 (42.22%) Juniper
3 17 (37.78%) VMware
4 11 (24.44%) HP
5 10 (22.22%) F5
6 9 (20.00%) Intel
6 9 (20.00%) Intel Security
7 6 (13.33%) Lotus
8 5 (11.11%) CheckPoint
8 5 (11.11%) NetApp
8 5 (11.11%) Sophos
9 4 (8.89%) Microsoft
9 4 (8.89%) Nokia
10 2 (4.44%) NETGEAR
11 1 (2.22%) Barracuda Networks
11 1 (2.22%) IBM
11 1 (2.22%) Ruckus Wireless
11 1 (2.22%) Salesforce.com
Swindon, Wiltshire
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