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

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 41 43 45
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +2
Permanent jobs citing WAN 19 24 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 3.75% 4.20% 3.60%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 23.75% 20.87% 25.33%
Number of salaries quoted 16 22 19
Median salary £36,000 £23,250 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+54.83% -41.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £20,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £49,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
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
80 115 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 15.78% 20.14% 14.20%
Number of salaries quoted 74 106 65
Median salary £31,000 £35,875 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.58% -10.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £21,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £62,500 £49,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 25 June 2016.

WAN Salary Histogram in Swindon

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 48 (96.00%) LAN
2 31 (62.00%) Cisco
3 26 (52.00%) VPN
4 25 (50.00%) Firewall
5 22 (44.00%) Finance
5 22 (44.00%) VMware
5 22 (44.00%) Cisco Certification
6 21 (42.00%) Windows
7 19 (38.00%) DNS
7 19 (38.00%) Wireless
8 18 (36.00%) VoIP
8 18 (36.00%) Juniper
8 18 (36.00%) Windows Server
9 17 (34.00%) Continuous Improvement
10 16 (32.00%) VMware Infrastructure
11 15 (30.00%) SSL
11 15 (30.00%) Data Centre
12 14 (28.00%) Load Balancing
13 13 (26.00%) Network Design
14 12 (24.00%) Multimedia
14 12 (24.00%) Wireless Security
14 12 (24.00%) Validation
14 12 (24.00%) CCDP
14 12 (24.00%) Analytical Skills
14 12 (24.00%) Telepresence
15 11 (22.00%) Active Directory
16 10 (20.00%) ITIL
17 9 (18.00%) SQL
17 9 (18.00%) Intel
17 9 (18.00%) Intel Security

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 5 (10.00%) IBM Domino
1 5 (10.00%) IBM Notes
1 5 (10.00%) MS Exchange
2 4 (8.00%) SharePoint
2 4 (8.00%) SharePoint Server
3 2 (4.00%) Apache
3 2 (4.00%) Skype for Business
3 2 (4.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (8.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (6.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 48 (96.00%) LAN
2 26 (52.00%) VPN
3 25 (50.00%) Firewall
4 19 (38.00%) DNS
4 19 (38.00%) Wireless
5 18 (36.00%) VoIP
6 15 (30.00%) SSL
7 12 (24.00%) Telepresence
7 12 (24.00%) Wireless Security
8 8 (16.00%) MPLS
8 8 (16.00%) TCP/IP
9 7 (14.00%) OSPF
10 5 (10.00%) DHCP
10 5 (10.00%) WLAN
11 4 (8.00%) BGP
11 4 (8.00%) Cisco ASA
11 4 (8.00%) IP Telephony
11 4 (8.00%) Network Security
11 4 (8.00%) Remote Desktop
12 3 (6.00%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (14.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.00%) Relational Database
General
1 22 (44.00%) Finance
2 12 (24.00%) Multimedia
3 9 (18.00%) Retail
4 4 (8.00%) Manufacturing
5 2 (4.00%) Banking
5 2 (4.00%) Telecoms
6 1 (2.00%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 12 (24.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 12 (24.00%) Network Engineer
2 6 (12.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
2 6 (12.00%) Network Infrastructure Specialist
2 6 (12.00%) Network Specialist
3 5 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support
3 5 (10.00%) IT Engineer
3 5 (10.00%) Support Engineer
4 4 (8.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 4 (8.00%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (6.00%) Cisco Consultant
5 3 (6.00%) Cisco Network Consultant
5 3 (6.00%) Consultant
5 3 (6.00%) Design Engineer
5 3 (6.00%) Linux Support
5 3 (6.00%) Network Consultant
5 3 (6.00%) Windows Engineer
6 2 (4.00%) Network Administrator
6 2 (4.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (4.00%) Systems Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.00%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 15 (30.00%) Data Centre
2 12 (24.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (6.00%) Management Information System
4 2 (4.00%) EPoS
5 1 (2.00%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.00%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 21 (42.00%) Windows
2 18 (36.00%) Windows Server
3 7 (14.00%) Linux
4 5 (10.00%) Unix
5 3 (6.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (6.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (4.00%) AIX
6 2 (4.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (2.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (34.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 14 (28.00%) Load Balancing
3 13 (26.00%) Network Design
4 12 (24.00%) Validation
5 10 (20.00%) ITIL
6 9 (18.00%) Disaster Recovery
7 8 (16.00%) Business Continuity
7 8 (16.00%) Project Management
7 8 (16.00%) Service Delivery
8 6 (12.00%) Business Continuity Management
8 6 (12.00%) TOGAF
9 4 (8.00%) B2B
9 4 (8.00%) Coaching
9 4 (8.00%) Mentoring
9 4 (8.00%) Service Management
10 3 (6.00%) Contingency Planning
10 3 (6.00%) Information Security
11 2 (4.00%) Capacity Management
11 2 (4.00%) Matrix Organization
11 2 (4.00%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (18.00%) SQL
2 1 (2.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 22 (44.00%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (24.00%) CCDP
3 9 (18.00%) Degree
4 7 (14.00%) CCNA
5 6 (12.00%) CCDA
5 6 (12.00%) CCNP
6 4 (8.00%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (6.00%) CCIE
8 2 (4.00%) MCSA
9 1 (2.00%) HND
9 1 (2.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.00%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (32.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (22.00%) Active Directory
3 6 (12.00%) Hyper-V
4 2 (4.00%) VMware Server
5 1 (2.00%) ISA Server
5 1 (2.00%) VMware ESX
Vendors
1 31 (62.00%) Cisco
2 22 (44.00%) VMware
3 18 (36.00%) Juniper
4 9 (18.00%) F5
4 9 (18.00%) Intel
4 9 (18.00%) Intel Security
5 8 (16.00%) Microsoft
6 7 (14.00%) HP
7 6 (12.00%) NetApp
8 5 (10.00%) Lotus
9 4 (8.00%) CheckPoint
9 4 (8.00%) Sophos
10 3 (6.00%) Nokia
11 2 (4.00%) IBM
11 2 (4.00%) Mitel
11 2 (4.00%) NETGEAR
12 1 (2.00%) Fortinet
12 1 (2.00%) Ruckus Wireless
12 1 (2.00%) SolarWinds