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

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank - 44 20
Permanent jobs citing WAN 0 7 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tunbridge Wells - 3.91% 1.41%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 25.00% 4.35%
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 1
Average salary - £43,750 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +13.63%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
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
14 28 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tunbridge Wells 9.93% 15.64% 32.39%
Number of salaries quoted 14 24 17
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £42,500 £26,151
10% offered a salary of more than £61,200 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 2 March 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 9 (100.00%) LAN
2 6 (66.67%) CCNA
2 6 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (66.67%) Windows
3 5 (55.56%) MCP
3 5 (55.56%) A+ Certification
3 5 (55.56%) Wireless
3 5 (55.56%) MCITP
4 4 (44.44%) Finance
5 3 (33.33%) UNIX
5 3 (33.33%) Network+ Certification
5 3 (33.33%) Retail
5 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
5 3 (33.33%) ADSL
5 3 (33.33%) Broadband
5 3 (33.33%) MCSE
5 3 (33.33%) DSDM
5 3 (33.33%) MS Excel
5 3 (33.33%) MS Exchange
5 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (33.33%) Social Media
6 2 (22.22%) Windows 7
6 2 (22.22%) Waterfall
6 2 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (22.22%) Office 365
6 2 (22.22%) Windows 8
6 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (22.22%) Mobile App
6 2 (22.22%) DevOps

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Tunbridge Wells by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 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 3 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 2 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (11.11%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 3 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 2 (22.22%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) Office 365
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (100.00%) LAN
2 5 (55.56%) Wireless
3 3 (33.33%) ADSL
3 3 (33.33%) Broadband
4 2 (22.22%) TCP/IP
4 2 (22.22%) VPN
5 1 (11.11%) MPLS
5 1 (11.11%) OSPF
5 1 (11.11%) BGP
5 1 (11.11%) Firewall
5 1 (11.11%) BIG-IP
General
1 4 (44.44%) Finance
2 3 (33.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Junior
2 3 (33.33%) Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) 1st Line Support
2 3 (33.33%) Support Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Help Desk Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) 1st Line Support Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Junior Support Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Support Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) IT Support
3 2 (22.22%) Architect
3 2 (22.22%) IT Support Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) IT Project Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Technical Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Project Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Junior IT Support
4 1 (11.11%) Junior Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Junior Support Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Help Desk Support
4 1 (11.11%) Technical Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Social Media
2 2 (22.22%) Mobile App
2 2 (22.22%) Mainframe
3 1 (11.11%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 6 (66.67%) Windows
2 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (33.33%) UNIX
3 2 (22.22%) Windows 7
3 2 (22.22%) Windows 8
3 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (22.22%) Solaris
3 2 (22.22%) Linux
4 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) DSDM
2 2 (22.22%) EAI
2 2 (22.22%) SOA
2 2 (22.22%) ITIL
2 2 (22.22%) OOA/OOD
2 2 (22.22%) OO
2 2 (22.22%) Configuration Management
2 2 (22.22%) Waterfall
2 2 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (22.22%) DevOps
2 2 (22.22%) Line Management
2 2 (22.22%) Mentoring
2 2 (22.22%) People Management
2 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (22.22%) TOGAF
3 1 (11.11%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (11.11%) Project Management
3 1 (11.11%) Service Management
3 1 (11.11%) Change Management
3 1 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (66.67%) CCNA
1 6 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
1 6 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (55.56%) A+ Certification
2 5 (55.56%) MCP
2 5 (55.56%) MCITP
3 3 (33.33%) MCSE
3 3 (33.33%) Network+ Certification
4 1 (11.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (11.11%) CCNP
System Software
1 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (11.11%) XenApp
2 1 (11.11%) XenDesktop
2 1 (11.11%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) Foglight
1 1 (11.11%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
1 2 (22.22%) Sun
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle
1 2 (22.22%) VMware
2 1 (11.11%) SolarWinds
2 1 (11.11%) F5
2 1 (11.11%) Cisco
2 1 (11.11%) Citrix
2 1 (11.11%) CheckPoint