The table below looks at the statistics 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 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 37 - 21
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing WAN 3 0 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tunbridge Wells 1.56% - 10.85%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.38% - 51.85%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 12
Average salary £37,500 - £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 - £13,750
10% offered a salary of more than £41,500 - £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +10.66%
WAN
Kent

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Tunbridge Wells region.

Communications & Networking Category
Tunbridge Wells
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
32 28 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tunbridge Wells 16.67% 19.05% 20.93%
Number of salaries quoted 26 24 17
Average salary £40,000 £41,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.61% -2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £13,750
10% offered a salary of more than £64,800 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 1 May 2016, 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 14 (100.00%) LAN
2 12 (85.71%) Windows
2 12 (85.71%) Active Directory
2 12 (85.71%) Windows Server 2008
2 12 (85.71%) Windows Server 2012
2 12 (85.71%) Windows Server
3 11 (78.57%) MS Excel
3 11 (78.57%) MS Exchange
4 9 (64.29%) VMware
4 9 (64.29%) Exchange Server 2010
5 8 (57.14%) Office 365
5 8 (57.14%) Wireless
5 8 (57.14%) CCNA
5 8 (57.14%) MCSE
5 8 (57.14%) MCP
5 8 (57.14%) MS Office
5 8 (57.14%) Cisco Certification
5 8 (57.14%) Microsoft Certification
5 8 (57.14%) A+ Certification
6 7 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
7 6 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
8 5 (35.71%) Exchange Server 2007
8 5 (35.71%) Windows 7
8 5 (35.71%) ITIL
8 5 (35.71%) VPN
9 4 (28.57%) MCITP
9 4 (28.57%) Hyper-V
9 4 (28.57%) Android
9 4 (28.57%) iPhone
10 3 (21.43%) Data Centre

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Tunbridge Wells by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 11 (78.57%) MS Exchange
2 9 (64.29%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 5 (35.71%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (14.29%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 11 (78.57%) MS Excel
2 8 (57.14%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 8 (57.14%) Office 365
2 1 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (100.00%) LAN
2 8 (57.14%) Wireless
3 5 (35.71%) VPN
4 3 (21.43%) SAN
5 2 (14.29%) VLAN
6 1 (7.14%) DHCP
6 1 (7.14%) DNS
6 1 (7.14%) Internet
General
1 2 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) IT Support
2 5 (35.71%) Analyst
2 5 (35.71%) Support Engineer
3 4 (28.57%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 4 (28.57%) 3rd Line Support
3 4 (28.57%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 4 (28.57%) IT Analyst
3 4 (28.57%) IT Engineer
3 4 (28.57%) IT Support Analyst
3 4 (28.57%) IT Support Engineer
3 4 (28.57%) Support Analyst
4 3 (21.43%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
4 3 (21.43%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
4 3 (21.43%) Active Directory Support
4 3 (21.43%) Exchange Support
4 3 (21.43%) Help Desk Analyst
4 3 (21.43%) Help Desk Support
4 3 (21.43%) Help Desk Support Analyst
4 3 (21.43%) Infrastructure Support
4 3 (21.43%) LAN/WAN Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) iPhone
2 3 (21.43%) Data Centre
3 2 (14.29%) Blackberry
4 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 12 (85.71%) Windows
1 12 (85.71%) Windows Server
1 12 (85.71%) Windows Server 2008
1 12 (85.71%) Windows Server 2012
2 5 (35.71%) Windows 7
3 4 (28.57%) Android
4 2 (14.29%) Windows 8
4 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (7.14%) CentOS
5 1 (7.14%) FreeBSD
5 1 (7.14%) Linux
5 1 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (7.14%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) ITIL
2 2 (14.29%) Service Delivery
3 1 (7.14%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (7.14%) DevOps
3 1 (7.14%) Information Security
3 1 (7.14%) Patch Management
3 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2
3 1 (7.14%) Project Management
3 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) Perl
1 1 (7.14%) Python
1 1 (7.14%) Ruby
1 1 (7.14%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 8 (57.14%) A+ Certification
1 8 (57.14%) CCNA
1 8 (57.14%) Cisco Certification
1 8 (57.14%) MCP
1 8 (57.14%) MCSE
1 8 (57.14%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (28.57%) MCITP
3 1 (7.14%) Degree
3 1 (7.14%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 12 (85.71%) Active Directory
2 6 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (28.57%) Hyper-V
4 1 (7.14%) VMware ESX
4 1 (7.14%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (7.14%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) SCCM
2 1 (7.14%) Ansible
2 1 (7.14%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (7.14%) Puppet
2 1 (7.14%) WSUS
Vendors
1 9 (64.29%) VMware
2 3 (21.43%) Cisco
2 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
3 1 (7.14%) Citrix
3 1 (7.14%) Red Hat