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 28 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank - 21 15
Permanent jobs citing WAN 0 14 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tunbridge Wells - 10.85% 5.97%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 51.85% 13.79%
Number of salaries quoted 0 12 4
Average salary - £42,500 £50,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -15.84%
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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
28 27 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tunbridge Wells 19.86% 20.93% 43.28%
Number of salaries quoted 24 17 23
Average salary £41,500 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.35% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £13,750 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £67,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%

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 28 April 2015, 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 6 (100.00%) LAN
2 4 (66.67%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) MCP
2 4 (66.67%) CCNA
2 4 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (66.67%) A+ Certification
2 4 (66.67%) Wireless
2 4 (66.67%) MCITP
3 2 (33.33%) Configuration Management
3 2 (33.33%) Mainframe
3 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 2 (33.33%) UNIX
3 2 (33.33%) Solaris
3 2 (33.33%) Linux
3 2 (33.33%) OOA/OOD
3 2 (33.33%) OO
3 2 (33.33%) MCSE
3 2 (33.33%) DSDM
3 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 2 (33.33%) MS Exchange
3 2 (33.33%) EAI
3 2 (33.33%) SOA
3 2 (33.33%) ADSL
3 2 (33.33%) Broadband
3 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 2 (33.33%) VPN
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (33.33%) Sun
3 2 (33.33%) Java

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Tunbridge Wells by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, 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 2 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (16.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Office
1 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) LAN
2 4 (66.67%) Wireless
3 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 2 (33.33%) VPN
3 2 (33.33%) ADSL
3 2 (33.33%) Broadband
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
1 2 (33.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Junior
2 2 (33.33%) Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Support Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) 1st Line Support
2 2 (33.33%) Support Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) IT Support Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Help Desk Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) 1st Line Support Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) IT Support
2 2 (33.33%) Junior Support Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Junior IT Support Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Junior IT Support
3 1 (16.67%) Junior Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Junior Support Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Help Desk Support
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Mainframe
1 2 (33.33%) Social Media
1 2 (33.33%) Mobile App
2 1 (16.67%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (33.33%) Solaris
2 2 (33.33%) Linux
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (33.33%) Windows 7
2 2 (33.33%) Windows 8
2 2 (33.33%) UNIX
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) OOA/OOD
1 2 (33.33%) OO
1 2 (33.33%) DSDM
1 2 (33.33%) EAI
1 2 (33.33%) SOA
1 2 (33.33%) Configuration Management
1 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (33.33%) TOGAF
1 2 (33.33%) Waterfall
1 2 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
1 2 (33.33%) DevOps
1 2 (33.33%) Line Management
1 2 (33.33%) Mentoring
1 2 (33.33%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) CCNA
1 4 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (66.67%) A+ Certification
1 4 (66.67%) MCP
1 4 (66.67%) MCITP
2 2 (33.33%) MCSE
2 2 (33.33%) Network+ Certification
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 2 (33.33%) Sun