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

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 35 41 51
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +10
Permanent jobs citing WAN 9 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tunbridge Wells 4.62% 0.64% 1.02%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 29.03% 6.25% 9.09%
Number of salaries quoted 9 1 2
Average salary £27,000 £75,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-64.00% +66.66%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+10.38% +1.31%
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
31 16 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tunbridge Wells 15.90% 10.19% 11.22%
Number of salaries quoted 28 16 21
Average salary £32,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,550 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
Salary Histogram in Tunbridge Wells

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WAN across the Tunbridge Wells region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016.

WAN Salary Histogram in Tunbridge Wells

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tunbridge Wells

For the 6 months to 11 February 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 15 (100.00%) LAN
2 14 (93.33%) Windows
2 14 (93.33%) MS Excel
2 14 (93.33%) MS Exchange
2 14 (93.33%) Active Directory
2 14 (93.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 14 (93.33%) Windows Server 2012
2 14 (93.33%) Windows Server
3 12 (80.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 10 (66.67%) VMware
4 10 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2013
5 9 (60.00%) Office 365
5 9 (60.00%) CCNA
5 9 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
5 9 (60.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 9 (60.00%) A+ Certification
5 9 (60.00%) MCSE
5 9 (60.00%) MS Office
5 9 (60.00%) MCP
5 9 (60.00%) Wireless
6 7 (46.67%) Exchange Server 2007
6 7 (46.67%) VPN
7 6 (40.00%) ITIL
8 5 (33.33%) Microsoft
8 5 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
8 5 (33.33%) Android
8 5 (33.33%) iPhone
8 5 (33.33%) Hyper-V
8 5 (33.33%) Windows 7
9 4 (26.67%) MCITP

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Tunbridge Wells by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 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 14 (93.33%) MS Exchange
2 12 (80.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 10 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2013
4 7 (46.67%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (13.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 14 (93.33%) MS Excel
2 9 (60.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 9 (60.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (100.00%) LAN
2 9 (60.00%) Wireless
3 7 (46.67%) VPN
4 4 (26.67%) SAN
5 3 (20.00%) VLAN
General
1 1 (6.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (60.00%) IT Support
2 5 (33.33%) IT Engineer
2 5 (33.33%) IT Support Engineer
2 5 (33.33%) Support Engineer
3 4 (26.67%) Active Directory Support
3 4 (26.67%) Analyst
3 4 (26.67%) Exchange Engineer
3 4 (26.67%) Exchange Support
3 4 (26.67%) IT Analyst
3 4 (26.67%) IT Support Analyst
3 4 (26.67%) LAN Engineer
3 4 (26.67%) Support Analyst
4 3 (20.00%) Field Engineer
4 3 (20.00%) Field Service Engineer
4 3 (20.00%) Field Support Engineer
4 3 (20.00%) Help Desk Analyst
4 3 (20.00%) Help Desk Support
4 3 (20.00%) Help Desk Support Analyst
4 3 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (20.00%) WAN Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) iPhone
2 2 (13.33%) Blackberry
2 2 (13.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 14 (93.33%) Windows
1 14 (93.33%) Windows Server
1 14 (93.33%) Windows Server 2008
1 14 (93.33%) Windows Server 2012
2 5 (33.33%) Android
2 5 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 2 (13.33%) Windows 8
3 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (6.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) ITIL
2 3 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (13.33%) Service Delivery
4 1 (6.67%) PRINCE2
4 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
Qualifications
1 9 (60.00%) A+ Certification
1 9 (60.00%) CCNA
1 9 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
1 9 (60.00%) MCP
1 9 (60.00%) MCSE
1 9 (60.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (26.67%) MCITP
System Software
1 14 (93.33%) Active Directory
2 5 (33.33%) Hyper-V
2 5 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (26.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 10 (66.67%) VMware
2 5 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (6.67%) Cisco