The table below looks at the statistics for WAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WAN over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 36 56 48
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -8
Permanent jobs citing WAN 25 16 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 4.65% 2.25% 2.86%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 27.17% 11.68% 23.19%
Number of salaries quoted 23 15 16
Average salary £27,000 £35,000 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.85% +3.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £22,100 £28,750
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £67,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +6.66%
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
92 137 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 17.10% 19.24% 12.32%
Number of salaries quoted 87 117 68
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +9.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £26,250 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

WAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WAN across the Swindon region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 31 August 2015.

WAN Salary Histogram in Swindon

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Swindon 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 37 (82.22%) LAN
2 23 (51.11%) WLAN
3 22 (48.89%) Microsoft
4 20 (44.44%) SLA
4 20 (44.44%) Windows
5 19 (42.22%) Cisco
5 19 (42.22%) Active Directory
6 18 (40.00%) DNS
6 18 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 18 (40.00%) DHCP
6 18 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 18 (40.00%) Windows 7
6 18 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 17 (37.78%) MS Exchange
8 16 (35.56%) Cisco Certification
9 15 (33.33%) Internet
9 15 (33.33%) CCNP
9 15 (33.33%) Firewall
9 15 (33.33%) Marketing
10 14 (31.11%) Finance
11 12 (26.67%) VPN
12 11 (24.44%) CCNA
13 9 (20.00%) TCP/IP
14 7 (15.56%) Wireless
14 7 (15.56%) Load Balancing
15 6 (13.33%) Cisco ASA
15 6 (13.33%) BGP
16 5 (11.11%) MPLS
16 5 (11.11%) VMware
16 5 (11.11%) Data Centre

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Swindon 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 17 (37.78%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.22%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (8.89%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.22%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.22%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 37 (82.22%) LAN
2 23 (51.11%) WLAN
3 18 (40.00%) DHCP
3 18 (40.00%) DNS
4 15 (33.33%) Internet
4 15 (33.33%) Firewall
5 12 (26.67%) VPN
6 9 (20.00%) TCP/IP
7 7 (15.56%) Wireless
8 6 (13.33%) Cisco ASA
8 6 (13.33%) BGP
9 5 (11.11%) MPLS
10 4 (8.89%) Unified Communications
11 2 (4.44%) IP Telephony
11 2 (4.44%) SSH
11 2 (4.44%) Cisco IOS
11 2 (4.44%) Software-Defined Networking
11 2 (4.44%) HTTPS
11 2 (4.44%) TACACS
11 2 (4.44%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.44%) Big Data
General
1 15 (33.33%) Marketing
2 14 (31.11%) Finance
3 2 (4.44%) Advertising
3 2 (4.44%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (26.67%) Support Technician
2 8 (17.78%) Analyst
2 8 (17.78%) 2nd Line Support
3 6 (13.33%) Network Consultant
3 6 (13.33%) Consultant
3 6 (13.33%) Network Engineer
4 5 (11.11%) Network Analyst
4 5 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support Technician
5 4 (8.89%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 4 (8.89%) Desktop Support
5 4 (8.89%) Support Engineer
5 4 (8.89%) Desktop Engineer
6 3 (6.67%) Support Analyst
6 3 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
7 2 (4.44%) Senior Network Engineer
7 2 (4.44%) Project Manager
7 2 (4.44%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 1 (2.22%) Technical Engineer
8 1 (2.22%) Relationships Manager
8 1 (2.22%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.22%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.11%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.22%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 20 (44.44%) Windows
2 18 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 18 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 18 (40.00%) Windows 7
2 18 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (2.22%) CentOS
3 1 (2.22%) Ubuntu
3 1 (2.22%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (15.56%) Load Balancing
2 4 (8.89%) ITIL
3 3 (6.67%) Technical Architecture
4 2 (4.44%) Mentoring
4 2 (4.44%) PRINCE2
4 2 (4.44%) Project Management
4 2 (4.44%) Service Delivery
4 2 (4.44%) Change Management
4 2 (4.44%) Customer Engagement
5 1 (2.22%) Change Control
5 1 (2.22%) Test Strategy
5 1 (2.22%) Non-Functional Testing
5 1 (2.22%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (2.22%) Network Design
5 1 (2.22%) Test Management
5 1 (2.22%) Test Automation
Qualifications
1 16 (35.56%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (33.33%) CCNP
3 11 (24.44%) CCNA
4 2 (4.44%) Check Point Certification
4 2 (4.44%) CCSE
4 2 (4.44%) HP ASE
4 2 (4.44%) HP MASE
5 1 (2.22%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (2.22%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 1 (2.22%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (44.44%) SLA
2 1 (2.22%) QA
System Software
1 19 (42.22%) Active Directory
2 3 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.22%) iptables
Systems Management
1 1 (2.22%) Puppet
Vendors
1 22 (48.89%) Microsoft
2 19 (42.22%) Cisco
3 5 (11.11%) VMware
4 4 (8.89%) Juniper
4 4 (8.89%) CheckPoint
5 2 (4.44%) BT
5 2 (4.44%) Meraki
5 2 (4.44%) HP
5 2 (4.44%) Tripwire
5 2 (4.44%) IronPort
5 2 (4.44%) ProCurve
5 2 (4.44%) Barracuda Networks
6 1 (2.22%) Riverbed
6 1 (2.22%) Red Hat
Swindon
National Trust
Posted: 12 days ago
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Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Package
Posted: 16 days ago