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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 36 45 62
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +17
Permanent jobs citing WAN 29 26 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 5.23% 4.42% 1.05%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 20.57% 26.00% 9.26%
Number of salaries quoted 28 20 5
Average salary £37,500 £44,500 £27,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.73% +64.81%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+10.38% +1.31%
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
141 100 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 25.45% 17.01% 11.34%
Number of salaries quoted 132 73 51
Average salary £37,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,823 £30,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,290 £49,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 9 February 2016.

WAN Salary Histogram in Swindon

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 41 (74.55%) LAN
2 40 (72.73%) Cisco
3 29 (52.73%) VPN
3 29 (52.73%) Firewall
4 21 (38.18%) Finance
4 21 (38.18%) Active Directory
5 20 (36.36%) VMware
6 19 (34.55%) TCP/IP
7 15 (27.27%) DNS
7 15 (27.27%) Windows
7 15 (27.27%) MPLS
7 15 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
7 15 (27.27%) Windows Server
8 14 (25.45%) ITIL
9 13 (23.64%) SQL
9 13 (23.64%) HP
9 13 (23.64%) Cisco Certification
10 12 (21.82%) IP Telephony
10 12 (21.82%) Load Balancing
10 12 (21.82%) SSH
10 12 (21.82%) Juniper
10 12 (21.82%) Telnet
10 12 (21.82%) MS Exchange
10 12 (21.82%) HTTPS
10 12 (21.82%) SMTP
10 12 (21.82%) HTTP
10 12 (21.82%) Continuous Improvement
11 11 (20.00%) Microsoft
12 10 (18.18%) DHCP
12 10 (18.18%) Apache

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 12 (21.82%) MS Exchange
2 10 (18.18%) Apache
2 10 (18.18%) Tomcat
3 5 (9.09%) IBM Notes
4 4 (7.27%) IBM Domino
4 4 (7.27%) SharePoint
4 4 (7.27%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (1.82%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 3 (5.45%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.82%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 41 (74.55%) LAN
2 29 (52.73%) Firewall
2 29 (52.73%) VPN
3 19 (34.55%) TCP/IP
4 15 (27.27%) DNS
4 15 (27.27%) MPLS
5 12 (21.82%) HTTP
5 12 (21.82%) HTTPS
5 12 (21.82%) IP Telephony
5 12 (21.82%) SMTP
5 12 (21.82%) SSH
5 12 (21.82%) Telnet
6 10 (18.18%) DHCP
7 9 (16.36%) WLAN
8 7 (12.73%) SSL
8 7 (12.73%) VoIP
8 7 (12.73%) Wireless
9 6 (10.91%) BGP
10 4 (7.27%) Internet
10 4 (7.27%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (10.91%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.45%) Big Data
General
1 21 (38.18%) Finance
2 7 (12.73%) Retail
3 4 (7.27%) Multimedia
4 3 (5.45%) Marketing
5 2 (3.64%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.82%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 13 (23.64%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 11 (20.00%) Administrator
2 11 (20.00%) Support Engineer
3 10 (18.18%) Network Administrator
4 9 (16.36%) Network Engineer
5 7 (12.73%) 3rd Line Support
5 7 (12.73%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 4 (7.27%) Desktop Support
7 3 (5.45%) Analyst
7 3 (5.45%) Cisco Consultant
7 3 (5.45%) Cisco Network Consultant
7 3 (5.45%) Consultant
7 3 (5.45%) Desktop Engineer
7 3 (5.45%) Desktop Support Engineer
7 3 (5.45%) IT Engineer
7 3 (5.45%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (5.45%) Network Analyst
7 3 (5.45%) Network Consultant
7 3 (5.45%) Project Manager
7 3 (5.45%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.64%) Spring
2 1 (1.82%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 8 (14.55%) Data Centre
2 4 (7.27%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.82%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 15 (27.27%) Windows
1 15 (27.27%) Windows Server
2 7 (12.73%) Windows Server 2008
2 7 (12.73%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (10.91%) Unix
3 6 (10.91%) Windows 7
3 6 (10.91%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (1.82%) CentOS
4 1 (1.82%) Linux
4 1 (1.82%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (25.45%) ITIL
2 12 (21.82%) Continuous Improvement
2 12 (21.82%) Load Balancing
3 10 (18.18%) Network Architecture
4 8 (14.55%) Business Continuity
4 8 (14.55%) Project Management
5 7 (12.73%) Business Continuity Management
5 7 (12.73%) Service Delivery
6 5 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
7 4 (7.27%) Network Design
7 4 (7.27%) Validation
8 3 (5.45%) Customer Engagement
8 3 (5.45%) PRINCE2
9 2 (3.64%) B2B
9 2 (3.64%) Capacity Management
9 2 (3.64%) Coaching
9 2 (3.64%) Configuration Management
9 2 (3.64%) Mentoring
9 2 (3.64%) Network Management
9 2 (3.64%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 13 (23.64%) SQL
2 1 (1.82%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 13 (23.64%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (16.36%) CCNP
3 7 (12.73%) CCNA
4 4 (7.27%) CCDP
4 4 (7.27%) Degree
4 4 (7.27%) ITIL Certification
4 4 (7.27%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (3.64%) CCDA
5 2 (3.64%) CCIE
5 2 (3.64%) MCSA
6 1 (1.82%) VCAP
6 1 (1.82%) VCDX
6 1 (1.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (12.73%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (38.18%) Active Directory
2 15 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (7.27%) Hyper-V
3 4 (7.27%) VMware Server
4 1 (1.82%) KVM
4 1 (1.82%) Terminal Services
4 1 (1.82%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (1.82%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (1.82%) Backup Exec
1 1 (1.82%) Puppet
1 1 (1.82%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 40 (72.73%) Cisco
2 20 (36.36%) VMware
3 13 (23.64%) HP
4 12 (21.82%) Juniper
5 11 (20.00%) Microsoft
6 7 (12.73%) Sophos
7 6 (10.91%) NetApp
8 5 (9.09%) F5
8 5 (9.09%) Lotus
9 4 (7.27%) CheckPoint
9 4 (7.27%) Intel
9 4 (7.27%) Intel Security
10 3 (5.45%) BT
11 2 (3.64%) Barracuda Networks
11 2 (3.64%) Nokia
12 1 (1.82%) Citrix
12 1 (1.82%) IBM
12 1 (1.82%) Salesforce.com
12 1 (1.82%) Veeam
Swindon, Wiltshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £38000 - £44000 per annum + pension, flexitime, 28 days holiday
Posted: 4 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Connectus
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Sanderson
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Swindon
Nationwide Building Society
Posted: 19 days ago
Swindon
Nationwide Building Society
Posted: 20 days ago