The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Swindon region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 44 50 51
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +1
Permanent jobs citing WAN 24 11 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 3.69% 2.14% 2.56%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 19.83% 16.67% 13.45%
Number of salaries quoted 24 11 16
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,300 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Communications & Networking Category
Swindon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
121 66 119
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 18.59% 12.84% 19.01%
Number of salaries quoted 105 60 78
Average salary £42,000 £45,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +38.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £28,080 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £40,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
WAN
Wiltshire

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 25 July 2014.

WAN Salary Histogram in Swindon

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 33 (94.29%) LAN
2 23 (65.71%) Cisco
3 21 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
4 17 (48.57%) Network Management
5 15 (42.86%) MPLS
5 15 (42.86%) BGP
6 14 (40.00%) VoIP
6 14 (40.00%) ITIL
7 12 (34.29%) CCNP
7 12 (34.29%) EIGRP
7 12 (34.29%) VLAN
8 10 (28.57%) Video Conferencing
9 9 (25.71%) Network Security
9 9 (25.71%) Tandberg
9 9 (25.71%) H.323
10 8 (22.86%) Firewall
10 8 (22.86%) CCNA
10 8 (22.86%) Windows
10 8 (22.86%) Windows Server 2008
10 8 (22.86%) ITIL V3
11 7 (20.00%) Wireless
11 7 (20.00%) Finance
12 6 (17.14%) Netcool
12 6 (17.14%) SCCP
12 6 (17.14%) Service Management
12 6 (17.14%) CiscoWorks
12 6 (17.14%) Avaya
12 6 (17.14%) Genesys
12 6 (17.14%) Technical Architecture
12 6 (17.14%) Polycom

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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.

Applications
1 4 (11.43%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.71%) MS Visio
2 2 (5.71%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (5.71%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 33 (94.29%) LAN
2 15 (42.86%) MPLS
2 15 (42.86%) BGP
3 14 (40.00%) VoIP
4 12 (34.29%) EIGRP
4 12 (34.29%) VLAN
5 9 (25.71%) Network Security
5 9 (25.71%) H.323
6 8 (22.86%) Firewall
7 7 (20.00%) Wireless
8 6 (17.14%) SCCP
9 5 (14.29%) SAN
10 4 (11.43%) VPN
10 4 (11.43%) IPv4
10 4 (11.43%) IPv6
11 3 (8.57%) Ethernet
11 3 (8.57%) OSPF
11 3 (8.57%) IPsec
11 3 (8.57%) Unified Communications
12 2 (5.71%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.43%) SQL Server
General
1 7 (20.00%) Finance
2 2 (5.71%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (20.00%) Network Specialist
2 6 (17.14%) Network Engineer
3 5 (14.29%) Senior Network Engineer
4 4 (11.43%) Designer
5 3 (8.57%) Systems Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (5.71%) Service Analyst
6 2 (5.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) Service Manager
6 2 (5.71%) Service Desk Analyst
6 2 (5.71%) Contracts Manager
6 2 (5.71%) Network Architect
6 2 (5.71%) Architect
6 2 (5.71%) Analyst
6 2 (5.71%) Lead Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.86%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (28.57%) Video Conferencing
2 3 (8.57%) EqualLogic
2 3 (8.57%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (8.57%) Clustering
3 2 (5.71%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 8 (22.86%) Windows
1 8 (22.86%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (14.29%) Windows 7
3 3 (8.57%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (5.71%) Windows 8
4 2 (5.71%) Windows XP
4 2 (5.71%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (48.57%) Network Management
2 14 (40.00%) ITIL
3 8 (22.86%) ITIL V3
4 6 (17.14%) Demand Forecasting
4 6 (17.14%) Technical Architecture
4 6 (17.14%) Service Management
5 2 (5.71%) ITSM
5 2 (5.71%) Migration
5 2 (5.71%) Incident Management
5 2 (5.71%) Time Management
5 2 (5.71%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 3 (8.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 21 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (34.29%) CCNP
3 8 (22.86%) CCNA
4 4 (11.43%) SC Cleared
4 4 (11.43%) Security Cleared
5 3 (8.57%) JNCIS
5 3 (8.57%) Degree
6 2 (5.71%) CCDA
6 2 (5.71%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (5.71%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.57%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (5.71%) Active Directory
1 2 (5.71%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 6 (17.14%) CiscoWorks
1 6 (17.14%) Netcool
1 6 (17.14%) Cisco CUCM
2 3 (8.57%) Backup Exec
3 1 (2.86%) WSUS
3 1 (2.86%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 23 (65.71%) Cisco
2 9 (25.71%) Tandberg
3 6 (17.14%) Verint
3 6 (17.14%) Polycom
3 6 (17.14%) Avaya
3 6 (17.14%) Genesys
4 5 (14.29%) CheckPoint
5 4 (11.43%) Microsoft
5 4 (11.43%) Citrix
6 3 (8.57%) VMware
6 3 (8.57%) Dell
6 3 (8.57%) Juniper
6 3 (8.57%) Symantec
7 2 (5.71%) Blue Coat
7 2 (5.71%) TOWER Software
8 1 (2.86%) McAfee
8 1 (2.86%) BT
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Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: Competitive, Depending on Experience
Posted: 23 days ago