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

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 16 - 19
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing WAN 2 0 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Twickenham 3.33% - 9.47%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.29% - 18.37%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 8
Average salary - - £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
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
14 26 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Twickenham 23.33% 42.62% 51.58%
Number of salaries quoted 7 26 47
Average salary £22,000 £47,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-53.19% +4.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £33,500 £27,750
10% offered a salary of more than £29,100 £52,500 £60,000
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 30 January 2015, 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%) Linux
2 3 (60.00%) Red Hat
2 3 (60.00%) Shell Script
2 3 (60.00%) Nagios
2 3 (60.00%) VPN
2 3 (60.00%) Legal
2 3 (60.00%) Ubuntu
2 3 (60.00%) Load Balancing
2 3 (60.00%) CentOS
2 3 (60.00%) Bash Shell
2 3 (60.00%) Puppet
2 3 (60.00%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (60.00%) People Management
2 3 (60.00%) MySQL
3 2 (40.00%) CMDB
3 2 (40.00%) MCTS
3 2 (40.00%) MCITP
3 2 (40.00%) Statistics
3 2 (40.00%) Server+ Certification
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (40.00%) Configuration Management
3 2 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (40.00%) Wireless
3 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (40.00%) WLAN

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Twickenham by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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%) CMDB
1 2 (40.00%) Statistics
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%) MCTS
1 2 (40.00%) MCITP
1 2 (40.00%) Server+ Certification
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
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