The table below looks at the statistics for WAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Uxbridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WAN over the 3 months to 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 29 24 38
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +14
Permanent jobs citing WAN 5 8 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Uxbridge 3.05% 3.64% 0.99%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.90% 26.67% 3.45%
Number of salaries quoted 5 7 1
Average salary £27,000 £31,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% -10.00%
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+10.66% -
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 Uxbridge region.

Communications & Networking Category
Uxbridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
42 30 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Uxbridge 25.61% 13.64% 28.71%
Number of salaries quoted 41 27 54
Average salary £32,500 £33,250 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.25% -30.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £45,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%

WAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Uxbridge

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

WAN Jobs Demand Trend in Uxbridge

WAN
Salary Trend in Uxbridge

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

WAN Salary Trend in Uxbridge

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Uxbridge

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the Uxbridge 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 12 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 11 (78.57%) Active Directory
3 10 (71.43%) LAN
4 8 (57.14%) Citrix
5 7 (50.00%) SAN
5 7 (50.00%) MS Excel
5 7 (50.00%) VPN
5 7 (50.00%) ITIL
5 7 (50.00%) Windows
5 7 (50.00%) Service Delivery
6 6 (42.86%) Degree
7 5 (35.71%) VMware Infrastructure
7 5 (35.71%) VMware
7 5 (35.71%) SQL Server
7 5 (35.71%) MS Project
7 5 (35.71%) MPLS
7 5 (35.71%) TCP/IP
7 5 (35.71%) Incident Management
7 5 (35.71%) Customer Engagement
7 5 (35.71%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (28.57%) Capacity Planning
8 4 (28.57%) FCoE
8 4 (28.57%) Hyper-V
8 4 (28.57%) iSCSI
8 4 (28.57%) Cisco
8 4 (28.57%) NetApp
8 4 (28.57%) Terminal Server
8 4 (28.57%) IIS
8 4 (28.57%) NFS
8 4 (28.57%) CRM

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Uxbridge by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the Uxbridge 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 4 (28.57%) IIS
2 1 (7.14%) MS Exchange
2 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 7 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 5 (35.71%) MS Project
3 3 (21.43%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (28.57%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 10 (71.43%) LAN
2 7 (50.00%) VPN
2 7 (50.00%) SAN
3 5 (35.71%) TCP/IP
3 5 (35.71%) MPLS
4 4 (28.57%) Firewall
4 4 (28.57%) Wireless
4 4 (28.57%) iSCSI
4 4 (28.57%) FCoE
5 1 (7.14%) Internet
5 1 (7.14%) IP Telephony
5 1 (7.14%) Network Security
5 1 (7.14%) DNS
5 1 (7.14%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (35.71%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 2 (14.29%) Telecoms
1 2 (14.29%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) Coordinator
1 4 (28.57%) Analyst
1 4 (28.57%) Infrastructure Analyst
1 4 (28.57%) Field Engineer
1 4 (28.57%) Senior Analyst
1 4 (28.57%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
1 4 (28.57%) Service Delivery Coordinator
2 2 (14.29%) Senior Technical Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Technical Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Cisco Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Citrix Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Support Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (7.14%) IT Support Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) IT Support
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Computer Science
2 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (50.00%) Windows
2 5 (35.71%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (14.29%) Mac OS
4 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (7.14%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) ITIL
1 7 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 5 (35.71%) Customer Engagement
2 5 (35.71%) Incident Management
3 4 (28.57%) Load Balancing
3 4 (28.57%) Capacity Planning
3 4 (28.57%) CRM
4 2 (14.29%) Project Management
4 2 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (14.29%) Analytics
4 2 (14.29%) Mobile Device Management
5 1 (7.14%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (7.14%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (42.86%) Degree
2 2 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (14.29%) CCNA
2 2 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (7.14%) MCP
3 1 (7.14%) MCSA
3 1 (7.14%) MCTS
System Software
1 11 (78.57%) Active Directory
2 5 (35.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (28.57%) Hyper-V
3 4 (28.57%) Terminal Server
3 4 (28.57%) NFS
4 2 (14.29%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (28.57%) SCCM
1 4 (28.57%) SCOM
1 4 (28.57%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 12 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 8 (57.14%) Citrix
3 5 (35.71%) VMware
4 4 (28.57%) Cisco
4 4 (28.57%) NetApp
5 2 (14.29%) Avaya