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 25 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 25 38 49
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +11
Permanent jobs citing WAN 29 22 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 6.97% 4.37% 3.55%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 32.58% 27.50% 16.77%
Number of salaries quoted 28 19 24
Median salary £35,000 £34,250 £46,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.18% -26.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,050 £24,000 £24,800
10% offered a salary of more than £40,750 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
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
89 80 155
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 21.39% 15.90% 21.15%
Number of salaries quoted 78 73 131
Median salary £36,000 £40,000 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% -13.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,400 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £62,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 25 September 2016.

WAN Salary Histogram in Swindon

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 47 (97.92%) LAN
2 36 (75.00%) Windows
3 30 (62.50%) VMware
4 29 (60.42%) Windows Server
5 22 (45.83%) Linux
6 18 (37.50%) Cisco
6 18 (37.50%) Microsoft
7 16 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
8 13 (27.08%) Cisco Certification
8 13 (27.08%) Data Centre
9 12 (25.00%) CCNA
9 12 (25.00%) ITIL
10 11 (22.92%) Active Directory
10 11 (22.92%) DNS
10 11 (22.92%) Firewall
11 10 (20.83%) Finance
11 10 (20.83%) DHCP
11 10 (20.83%) Unix
11 10 (20.83%) VoIP
12 9 (18.75%) MS Office
12 9 (18.75%) Mitel
12 9 (18.75%) Unified Communications
13 7 (14.58%) Disaster Recovery
13 7 (14.58%) Windows Server 2008
13 7 (14.58%) Windows Server 2012
14 6 (12.50%) Relational Database
14 6 (12.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 6 (12.50%) Business Continuity
14 6 (12.50%) SLA
14 6 (12.50%) SQL Server

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 2 (4.17%) Skype for Business
2 1 (2.08%) IBM Domino
2 1 (2.08%) IBM Notes
2 1 (2.08%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 9 (18.75%) MS Office
2 6 (12.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.08%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 47 (97.92%) LAN
2 11 (22.92%) DNS
2 11 (22.92%) Firewall
3 10 (20.83%) DHCP
3 10 (20.83%) VoIP
4 9 (18.75%) Unified Communications
5 6 (12.50%) VPN
5 6 (12.50%) WLAN
6 5 (10.42%) OSPF
7 4 (8.33%) MPLS
7 4 (8.33%) TCP/IP
7 4 (8.33%) Wireless
8 3 (6.25%) SAN
8 3 (6.25%) VLAN
9 2 (4.17%) BGP
9 2 (4.17%) Intelligent Network
10 1 (2.08%) Cisco IPT
10 1 (2.08%) Internet
10 1 (2.08%) SSL
10 1 (2.08%) Telepresence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (12.50%) Relational Database
1 6 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.08%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.08%) RDBMS
General
1 10 (20.83%) Finance
2 5 (10.42%) Automotive
3 3 (6.25%) Banking
3 3 (6.25%) Telecoms
4 2 (4.17%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.08%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 17 (35.42%) Support Engineer
2 13 (27.08%) 3rd Line Support
3 11 (22.92%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 9 (18.75%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 8 (16.67%) Analyst
5 8 (16.67%) Infrastructure Support
5 8 (16.67%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 8 (16.67%) IT Engineer
6 7 (14.58%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
6 7 (14.58%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
6 7 (14.58%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 7 (14.58%) Network Engineer
7 6 (12.50%) Technical Analyst
8 5 (10.42%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 5 (10.42%) Applications Support Engineer
8 5 (10.42%) IT Support
8 5 (10.42%) IT Support Engineer
8 5 (10.42%) Systems Support Engineer
8 5 (10.42%) Technical Support Analyst
8 5 (10.42%) Windows Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 13 (27.08%) Data Centre
2 3 (6.25%) EPoS
2 3 (6.25%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.08%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.08%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 36 (75.00%) Windows
2 29 (60.42%) Windows Server
3 22 (45.83%) Linux
4 10 (20.83%) Unix
5 7 (14.58%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (14.58%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (10.42%) AIX
6 5 (10.42%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (6.25%) Windows 7
8 1 (2.08%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (25.00%) ITIL
2 7 (14.58%) Disaster Recovery
3 6 (12.50%) Business Continuity
4 5 (10.42%) Logistics
5 4 (8.33%) Project Management
5 4 (8.33%) Service Management
6 3 (6.25%) Contingency Planning
6 3 (6.25%) Information Security
6 3 (6.25%) Network Design
7 2 (4.17%) Business Continuity Management
7 2 (4.17%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (2.08%) Data Centre Operations
8 1 (2.08%) High Availability
8 1 (2.08%) Load Balancing
8 1 (2.08%) Migration
8 1 (2.08%) Presales
8 1 (2.08%) Service Delivery
8 1 (2.08%) Service Design
8 1 (2.08%) TOGAF
8 1 (2.08%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.17%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (27.08%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (25.00%) CCNA
3 6 (12.50%) MCP
3 6 (12.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 4 (8.33%) Security Cleared
5 3 (6.25%) CCDP
5 3 (6.25%) CCNP
6 1 (2.08%) HND
6 1 (2.08%) MCDST
6 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (2.08%) VCAP
6 1 (2.08%) VCDX
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (22.92%) Active Directory
3 4 (8.33%) Hyper-V
3 4 (8.33%) VMware ESX
4 1 (2.08%) ISA Server
4 1 (2.08%) KVM
4 1 (2.08%) VMware Server
4 1 (2.08%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (4.17%) Tivoli
2 1 (2.08%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 30 (62.50%) VMware
2 18 (37.50%) Cisco
2 18 (37.50%) Microsoft
3 9 (18.75%) Mitel
4 6 (12.50%) IBM
5 4 (8.33%) Juniper
6 3 (6.25%) HP
7 2 (4.17%) Fortinet
7 2 (4.17%) NetApp
8 1 (2.08%) Brocade
8 1 (2.08%) F5
8 1 (2.08%) Lotus
8 1 (2.08%) NETGEAR
8 1 (2.08%) Oracle
8 1 (2.08%) SolarWinds