The first table below looks at the demand for WAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Tunbridge Wells region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WAN over the 3 months to 22 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 Tunbridge Wells region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 24 34 16
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -18
Permanent jobs citing WAN 2 3 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tunbridge Wells 1.98% 2.33% 13.33%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 20.00% 11.54% 66.67%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 12
Average salary £23,000 £73,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-68.49% +21.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,600 £58,600 £24,150
10% offered a salary of more than £23,400 £78,600 £64,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Communications & Networking Category
Tunbridge Wells
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
10 26 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tunbridge Wells 9.90% 20.16% 20.00%
Number of salaries quoted 5 24 18
Average salary £42,781 £55,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.21% +29.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £65,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
WAN
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WAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Tunbridge Wells

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WAN across the Tunbridge Wells region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

WAN Jobs Demand Trend in Tunbridge Wells

WAN
Salary Trend in Tunbridge Wells

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WAN across the Tunbridge Wells region.

WAN Salary Trend in Tunbridge Wells

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tunbridge Wells

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the Tunbridge Wells 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 15 (100.00%) LAN
2 8 (53.33%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (53.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (53.33%) CCNA
3 7 (46.67%) PBX
3 7 (46.67%) Windows
3 7 (46.67%) MCSE
3 7 (46.67%) MS Excel
4 5 (33.33%) MS Exchange
4 5 (33.33%) A+ Certification
4 5 (33.33%) Active Directory
4 5 (33.33%) Wireless
4 5 (33.33%) MCP
4 5 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (26.67%) MCITP
5 4 (26.67%) Blackberry
5 4 (26.67%) MS Office
6 3 (20.00%) ITIL
6 3 (20.00%) ADSL
6 3 (20.00%) Broadband
6 3 (20.00%) CheckPoint
6 3 (20.00%) Cisco
6 3 (20.00%) CCNP
6 3 (20.00%) Citrix
6 3 (20.00%) MPLS
6 3 (20.00%) OSPF
6 3 (20.00%) BGP
6 3 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 3 (20.00%) Load Balancing
6 3 (20.00%) Problem Management

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Tunbridge Wells by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the Tunbridge Wells 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 5 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 3 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (13.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 7 (46.67%) MS Excel
2 4 (26.67%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (13.33%) Office 365
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 15 (100.00%) LAN
2 7 (46.67%) PBX
3 5 (33.33%) Wireless
4 3 (20.00%) ADSL
4 3 (20.00%) Broadband
4 3 (20.00%) MPLS
4 3 (20.00%) OSPF
4 3 (20.00%) BGP
4 3 (20.00%) Network Security
4 3 (20.00%) Firewall
4 3 (20.00%) Multicast
5 2 (13.33%) BIG-IP
General
1 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
1 1 (6.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) Network Engineer
2 4 (26.67%) Support Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) Support Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) Junior
3 3 (20.00%) Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) Help Desk Support
3 3 (20.00%) Help Desk Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) Help Desk Support Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) Junior Support Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Senior Support Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) IT Support
4 2 (13.33%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Senior Infrastructure Support Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Field Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (6.67%) Field Service Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) 1st Line Support
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 7 (46.67%) Windows
2 5 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (13.33%) Windows 8
4 2 (13.33%) Windows 7
4 2 (13.33%) Windows Vista
4 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (20.00%) ITIL
1 3 (20.00%) Load Balancing
1 3 (20.00%) Problem Management
2 2 (13.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (13.33%) Capacity Planning
Qualifications
1 8 (53.33%) Cisco Certification
1 8 (53.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 8 (53.33%) CCNA
2 7 (46.67%) MCSE
3 5 (33.33%) A+ Certification
3 5 (33.33%) MCP
4 4 (26.67%) MCITP
5 3 (20.00%) CCNP
5 3 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 3 (20.00%) Network+ Certification
6 2 (13.33%) Degree
7 1 (6.67%) MCSA
7 1 (6.67%) SC Cleared
7 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 3 (20.00%) vSphere
2 3 (20.00%) XenApp
2 3 (20.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (20.00%) SolarWinds Orion
2 2 (13.33%) Foglight
Vendors
1 3 (20.00%) CheckPoint
1 3 (20.00%) Cisco
1 3 (20.00%) Citrix
1 3 (20.00%) SolarWinds
1 3 (20.00%) VMware
1 3 (20.00%) F5
2 2 (13.33%) Mercator
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