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

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 34 27 35
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +8
Permanent jobs citing WAN 3 5 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Uxbridge 1.73% 2.36% 1.94%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.50% 16.13% 7.14%
Number of salaries quoted 3 5 1
Average salary £27,000 £31,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% -10.00%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -
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 Uxbridge region.

Communications & Networking Category
Uxbridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
40 31 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Uxbridge 23.12% 14.62% 27.18%
Number of salaries quoted 40 26 50
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -26.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £30,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,100 £55,000 £53,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 22 May 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 9 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 7 (77.78%) LAN
2 7 (77.78%) Microsoft
3 5 (55.56%) Customer Engagement
3 5 (55.56%) MS Excel
3 5 (55.56%) MS Project
3 5 (55.56%) ITIL
3 5 (55.56%) Service Delivery
3 5 (55.56%) Incident Management
4 4 (44.44%) Windows
4 4 (44.44%) Citrix
4 4 (44.44%) SAN
4 4 (44.44%) VPN
5 2 (22.22%) FCoE
5 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (22.22%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (22.22%) Hyper-V
5 2 (22.22%) XenApp
5 2 (22.22%) Cisco
5 2 (22.22%) NetApp
5 2 (22.22%) Terminal Server
5 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (22.22%) MPLS
5 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
5 2 (22.22%) IIS
5 2 (22.22%) CRM
5 2 (22.22%) NFS
5 2 (22.22%) TCP/IP
5 2 (22.22%) Degree
5 2 (22.22%) Load Balancing

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Uxbridge by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 2 (22.22%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (55.56%) MS Excel
1 5 (55.56%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 7 (77.78%) LAN
2 4 (44.44%) SAN
2 4 (44.44%) VPN
3 2 (22.22%) FCoE
3 2 (22.22%) MPLS
3 2 (22.22%) TCP/IP
3 2 (22.22%) iSCSI
3 2 (22.22%) Firewall
3 2 (22.22%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Coordinator
1 4 (44.44%) Field Engineer
1 4 (44.44%) Service Delivery Coordinator
2 2 (22.22%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Senior Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Cisco Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Citrix Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) Windows
2 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Customer Engagement
1 5 (55.56%) ITIL
1 5 (55.56%) Service Delivery
1 5 (55.56%) Incident Management
2 2 (22.22%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (22.22%) CRM
2 2 (22.22%) Load Balancing
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) Degree
System Software
1 9 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (22.22%) Hyper-V
2 2 (22.22%) XenApp
2 2 (22.22%) Terminal Server
2 2 (22.22%) NFS
2 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) SCCM
1 2 (22.22%) SCOM
1 2 (22.22%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) Microsoft
2 4 (44.44%) Citrix
3 2 (22.22%) Cisco
3 2 (22.22%) NetApp
3 2 (22.22%) VMware