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

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 23 41 52
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +11
Permanent jobs citing WAN 35 22 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 8.22% 4.00% 2.44%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 40.70% 21.57% 12.23%
Number of salaries quoted 33 22 16
Median salary £36,000 £25,750 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+39.80% -26.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £21,000 £22,250
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £55,000 £66,250
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%
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
86 102 139
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 20.19% 18.55% 19.94%
Number of salaries quoted 81 99 118
Median salary £35,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,600 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £62,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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 24 August 2016.

WAN Salary Histogram in Swindon

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 24 August 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 (97.96%) LAN
2 34 (69.39%) Windows
3 30 (61.22%) VMware
4 27 (55.10%) Windows Server
5 22 (44.90%) Linux
6 19 (38.78%) Cisco
7 18 (36.73%) Microsoft
8 16 (32.65%) Cisco Certification
8 16 (32.65%) VMware Infrastructure
9 14 (28.57%) Data Centre
10 13 (26.53%) DNS
10 13 (26.53%) VoIP
11 12 (24.49%) ITIL
11 12 (24.49%) CCNA
11 12 (24.49%) Firewall
11 12 (24.49%) Finance
12 11 (22.45%) Active Directory
13 10 (20.41%) DHCP
13 10 (20.41%) Unix
14 9 (18.37%) VPN
14 9 (18.37%) MS Office
14 9 (18.37%) Mitel
14 9 (18.37%) Unified Communications
15 7 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
15 7 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
15 7 (14.29%) Wireless
15 7 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
16 6 (12.24%) Relational Database
16 6 (12.24%) Business Continuity
16 6 (12.24%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)

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 (4.08%) Skype for Business
2 1 (2.04%) IBM Domino
2 1 (2.04%) IBM Notes
2 1 (2.04%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 9 (18.37%) MS Office
2 6 (12.24%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.04%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 48 (97.96%) LAN
2 13 (26.53%) DNS
2 13 (26.53%) VoIP
3 12 (24.49%) Firewall
4 10 (20.41%) DHCP
5 9 (18.37%) Unified Communications
5 9 (18.37%) VPN
6 7 (14.29%) Wireless
7 6 (12.24%) OSPF
7 6 (12.24%) WLAN
8 5 (10.20%) MPLS
8 5 (10.20%) TCP/IP
9 4 (8.16%) SSL
10 3 (6.12%) BGP
10 3 (6.12%) Telepresence
10 3 (6.12%) VLAN
10 3 (6.12%) Wireless Security
11 2 (4.08%) Cisco ASA
11 2 (4.08%) Intelligent Network
12 1 (2.04%) Cisco PIX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (12.24%) Relational Database
1 6 (12.24%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.04%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.04%) RDBMS
General
1 12 (24.49%) Finance
2 5 (10.20%) Automotive
3 3 (6.12%) Banking
3 3 (6.12%) Multimedia
3 3 (6.12%) Telecoms
4 2 (4.08%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 17 (34.69%) Support Engineer
2 13 (26.53%) 3rd Line Support
3 11 (22.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 9 (18.37%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 8 (16.33%) Analyst
5 8 (16.33%) Infrastructure Support
5 8 (16.33%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 7 (14.29%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
6 7 (14.29%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
6 7 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 7 (14.29%) Network Engineer
7 6 (12.24%) IT Engineer
7 6 (12.24%) Technical Analyst
8 5 (10.20%) 2nd Line Support
8 5 (10.20%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 5 (10.20%) Applications Support Engineer
8 5 (10.20%) IT Support Engineer
8 5 (10.20%) Junior Systems Engineer
8 5 (10.20%) Systems Support Engineer
8 5 (10.20%) Technical Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 14 (28.57%) Data Centre
2 3 (6.12%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.12%) EPoS
2 3 (6.12%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.04%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 34 (69.39%) Windows
2 27 (55.10%) Windows Server
3 22 (44.90%) Linux
4 10 (20.41%) Unix
5 7 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (10.20%) AIX
6 5 (10.20%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (6.12%) Windows 7
8 1 (2.04%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (24.49%) ITIL
2 7 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
3 6 (12.24%) Business Continuity
4 5 (10.20%) Logistics
4 5 (10.20%) Network Design
4 5 (10.20%) Project Management
5 4 (8.16%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (8.16%) Service Management
6 3 (6.12%) Contingency Planning
6 3 (6.12%) Information Security
6 3 (6.12%) Load Balancing
6 3 (6.12%) Validation
7 2 (4.08%) Business Continuity Management
7 2 (4.08%) TOGAF
8 1 (2.04%) Data Centre Operations
8 1 (2.04%) High Availability
8 1 (2.04%) Migration
8 1 (2.04%) Presales
8 1 (2.04%) Service Delivery
8 1 (2.04%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.08%) SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (32.65%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (24.49%) CCNA
3 6 (12.24%) MCP
3 6 (12.24%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 4 (8.16%) CCDP
4 4 (8.16%) CCNP
4 4 (8.16%) Security Cleared
5 1 (2.04%) CCDA
5 1 (2.04%) CCIE
5 1 (2.04%) HND
5 1 (2.04%) MCDST
5 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (2.04%) VCAP
5 1 (2.04%) VCDX
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (12.24%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (32.65%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (22.45%) Active Directory
3 4 (8.16%) Hyper-V
3 4 (8.16%) VMware ESX
4 1 (2.04%) ISA Server
4 1 (2.04%) KVM
4 1 (2.04%) VMware Server
4 1 (2.04%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (4.08%) Tivoli
2 1 (2.04%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 30 (61.22%) VMware
2 19 (38.78%) Cisco
3 18 (36.73%) Microsoft
4 9 (18.37%) Mitel
5 6 (12.24%) IBM
6 5 (10.20%) Juniper
7 3 (6.12%) HP
8 2 (4.08%) Fortinet
8 2 (4.08%) NetApp
9 1 (2.04%) Brocade
9 1 (2.04%) F5
9 1 (2.04%) Lotus
9 1 (2.04%) NETGEAR
9 1 (2.04%) Oracle
9 1 (2.04%) SolarWinds
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