The table below looks at the statistics for WAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Twickenham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WAN over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 11 - 23
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing WAN 2 0 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Twickenham 4.08% - 9.00%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 16.67% - 17.31%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 9
Average salary - - £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +1.33%
WAN
London

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

Communications & Networking Category
Twickenham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
12 35 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Twickenham 24.49% 60.34% 52.00%
Number of salaries quoted 5 35 50
Average salary £22,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-53.68% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £34,000 £40,750
10% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £53,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

WAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Twickenham

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

WAN Jobs Demand Trend in Twickenham

WAN
Salary Trend in Twickenham

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

WAN Salary Trend in Twickenham

WAN
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Twickenham

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Twickenham 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 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) LAN
2 3 (60.00%) Load Balancing
2 3 (60.00%) People Management
2 3 (60.00%) Nagios
2 3 (60.00%) Puppet
2 3 (60.00%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (60.00%) Legal
2 3 (60.00%) Linux
2 3 (60.00%) Ubuntu
2 3 (60.00%) CentOS
2 3 (60.00%) Shell Script
2 3 (60.00%) Bash Shell
2 3 (60.00%) Red Hat
2 3 (60.00%) MySQL
2 3 (60.00%) VPN
3 2 (40.00%) Wireless
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (40.00%) Server+ Certification
3 2 (40.00%) MCTS
3 2 (40.00%) MCITP
3 2 (40.00%) Statistics
3 2 (40.00%) CMDB
3 2 (40.00%) Configuration Management
3 2 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (40.00%) WLAN
3 2 (40.00%) MS Excel

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Twickenham by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Twickenham 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.

Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) LAN
2 3 (60.00%) VPN
3 2 (40.00%) Wireless
3 2 (40.00%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) MySQL
General
1 3 (60.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Systems Manager
2 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (20.00%) IT Infrastructure Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Statistics
1 2 (40.00%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) Linux
2 3 (60.00%) Ubuntu
2 3 (60.00%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Load Balancing
1 3 (60.00%) People Management
2 2 (40.00%) Configuration Management
2 2 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) Shell Script
1 3 (60.00%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (40.00%) Server+ Certification
1 2 (40.00%) MCTS
1 2 (40.00%) MCITP
Systems Management
1 3 (60.00%) Nagios
1 3 (60.00%) Puppet
1 3 (60.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Red Hat