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 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 22 24 26
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +2
Permanent jobs citing WAN 7 6 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Uxbridge 4.61% 3.30% 5.10%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 25.00% 16.67% 16.39%
Number of salaries quoted 7 5 8
Average salary £47,500 £31,500 £44,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.79% -28.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £24,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £34,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +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 Uxbridge region.

Communications & Networking Category
Uxbridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
28 36 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Uxbridge 18.42% 19.78% 31.12%
Number of salaries quoted 27 32 58
Average salary £52,500 £35,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% -26.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £21,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £57,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
Salary Histogram in Uxbridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WAN across the Uxbridge region over the 3 months to 2 March 2015.

WAN Salary Histogram in Uxbridge

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Uxbridge

For the 6 months to 2 March 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 21 (91.30%) Microsoft
2 16 (69.57%) Citrix
3 15 (65.22%) SAN
3 15 (65.22%) Active Directory
3 15 (65.22%) Windows
3 15 (65.22%) VPN
4 14 (60.87%) Degree
5 13 (56.52%) LAN
5 13 (56.52%) SQL Server
5 13 (56.52%) MPLS
5 13 (56.52%) TCP/IP
5 13 (56.52%) Windows Server 2012
6 12 (52.17%) VMware Infrastructure
6 12 (52.17%) VMware
7 10 (43.48%) Firewall
7 10 (43.48%) Wireless
7 10 (43.48%) Load Balancing
7 10 (43.48%) SCCM
7 10 (43.48%) SCOM
7 10 (43.48%) SCVMM
7 10 (43.48%) Dynamics CRM
7 10 (43.48%) NetApp
7 10 (43.48%) IIS
7 10 (43.48%) CRM
7 10 (43.48%) NFS
7 10 (43.48%) iSCSI
7 10 (43.48%) Hyper-V
7 10 (43.48%) FCoE
8 9 (39.13%) Capacity Planning
8 9 (39.13%) Terminal Server

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Uxbridge by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 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 10 (43.48%) IIS
2 3 (13.04%) MS Exchange
2 3 (13.04%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (13.04%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 5 (21.74%) MS Office
1 5 (21.74%) MS Excel
2 3 (13.04%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 10 (43.48%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (65.22%) VPN
1 15 (65.22%) SAN
2 13 (56.52%) TCP/IP
2 13 (56.52%) LAN
2 13 (56.52%) MPLS
3 10 (43.48%) Firewall
3 10 (43.48%) Wireless
3 10 (43.48%) iSCSI
3 10 (43.48%) FCoE
4 3 (13.04%) Internet
4 3 (13.04%) IP Telephony
4 3 (13.04%) Network Security
4 3 (13.04%) DHCP
4 3 (13.04%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (56.52%) SQL Server
2 3 (13.04%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 4 (17.39%) Telecoms
2 2 (8.70%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (43.48%) Analyst
1 10 (43.48%) Infrastructure Analyst
1 10 (43.48%) Senior Analyst
1 10 (43.48%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
2 4 (17.39%) Support Engineer
3 3 (13.04%) IT Services Manager
3 3 (13.04%) Delivery Manager
3 3 (13.04%) Services Delivery Manager
3 3 (13.04%) Service Manager
3 3 (13.04%) IT Support Engineer
3 3 (13.04%) IT Support
3 3 (13.04%) IT Services Delivery Manager
4 2 (8.70%) Service Delivery Coordinator
4 2 (8.70%) Senior Technical Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Technical Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Cisco Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Citrix Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Coordinator
4 2 (8.70%) Field Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 9 (39.13%) Computer Science
2 5 (21.74%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (13.04%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 15 (65.22%) Windows
2 13 (56.52%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (21.74%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (21.74%) Mac OS
4 3 (13.04%) Windows 7
5 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (43.48%) CRM
1 10 (43.48%) Load Balancing
2 9 (39.13%) Capacity Planning
3 8 (34.78%) Service Delivery
3 8 (34.78%) ITIL
4 5 (21.74%) Mobile Device Management
4 5 (21.74%) Project Management
4 5 (21.74%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (13.04%) Customer Engagement
5 3 (13.04%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (13.04%) Incident Management
5 3 (13.04%) Performance Monitoring
5 3 (13.04%) Kalman Filter
5 3 (13.04%) Mentoring
6 2 (8.70%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 3 (13.04%) SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (60.87%) Degree
2 5 (21.74%) ITIL Certification
2 5 (21.74%) CCNA
2 5 (21.74%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (13.04%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (13.04%) MCP
3 3 (13.04%) MCSA
3 3 (13.04%) MCTS
System Software
1 15 (65.22%) Active Directory
2 12 (52.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (43.48%) Hyper-V
3 10 (43.48%) NFS
4 9 (39.13%) Terminal Server
5 2 (8.70%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 10 (43.48%) SCCM
1 10 (43.48%) SCOM
1 10 (43.48%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 21 (91.30%) Microsoft
2 16 (69.57%) Citrix
3 12 (52.17%) VMware
4 10 (43.48%) NetApp
5 6 (26.09%) Cisco
6 5 (21.74%) Avaya