The table below looks at the statistics for WAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wiltshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WAN over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 59 43 68
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +25
Permanent jobs citing WAN 39 52 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 3.74% 4.70% 2.62%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.39% 26.53% 15.88%
Number of salaries quoted 38 32 26
Average salary £33,250 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.87% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,800 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,290 £50,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +10.66%
WAN
South West

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

Communications & Networking Category
Wiltshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
271 196 170
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 26.01% 17.71% 16.47%
Number of salaries quoted 246 148 153
Average salary £39,421 £37,500 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.12% -5.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £26,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,290 £62,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

WAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

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

WAN Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

WAN
Salary Trend in Wiltshire

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

WAN Salary Trend in Wiltshire

WAN
Salary Histogram in Wiltshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WAN across the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016.

WAN Salary Histogram in Wiltshire

WAN
Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WAN within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Swindon -5 20 £46,150 +2.55% 3
Salisbury +13 9 £22,500 -55.00% 1
Chippenham -10 3 £27,000 -30.76% 1
Melksham - 1 £42,500 -
WAN
South West

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the Wiltshire 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 73 (87.95%) LAN
2 42 (50.60%) TCP/IP
2 42 (50.60%) Cisco
3 41 (49.40%) Finance
4 35 (42.17%) Active Directory
5 32 (38.55%) ITIL
6 31 (37.35%) MS Exchange
7 29 (34.94%) VPN
7 29 (34.94%) Windows
8 27 (32.53%) Firewall
9 26 (31.33%) SLA
10 25 (30.12%) Citrix
10 25 (30.12%) XenApp
10 25 (30.12%) Exchange Server 2010
11 22 (26.51%) Microsoft
11 22 (26.51%) Continuous Improvement
12 21 (25.30%) Cisco Certification
12 21 (25.30%) Service Delivery
13 20 (24.10%) VMware
13 20 (24.10%) Juniper
13 20 (24.10%) Performance Monitoring
13 20 (24.10%) Problem Management
14 17 (20.48%) Windows Server
14 17 (20.48%) ITIL Certification
14 17 (20.48%) DNS
14 17 (20.48%) Wireless
15 16 (19.28%) Load Balancing
16 15 (18.07%) VoIP
17 14 (16.87%) SQL
17 14 (16.87%) Symantec

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the Wiltshire 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 31 (37.35%) MS Exchange
2 25 (30.12%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (8.43%) Apache
3 7 (8.43%) Tomcat
4 6 (7.23%) IBM Notes
5 5 (6.02%) IBM Domino
5 5 (6.02%) SharePoint
6 4 (4.82%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (1.20%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (1.20%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 6 (7.23%) MS Excel
2 4 (4.82%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.02%) Office 365
2 1 (1.20%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 73 (87.95%) LAN
2 42 (50.60%) TCP/IP
3 29 (34.94%) VPN
4 27 (32.53%) Firewall
5 17 (20.48%) DNS
5 17 (20.48%) Wireless
6 15 (18.07%) VoIP
7 14 (16.87%) SSL
8 13 (15.66%) MPLS
9 11 (13.25%) Telepresence
9 11 (13.25%) Wi-Fi
9 11 (13.25%) Wireless Security
10 10 (12.05%) IP Telephony
11 8 (9.64%) HTTP
11 8 (9.64%) HTTPS
11 8 (9.64%) SMTP
11 8 (9.64%) SSH
11 8 (9.64%) Telnet
12 6 (7.23%) OSPF
13 5 (6.02%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (9.64%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.41%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.20%) Data Mining
3 1 (1.20%) OLAP
3 1 (1.20%) OLAP Cube
3 1 (1.20%) Oracle OLAP
3 1 (1.20%) PowerPivot
General
1 41 (49.40%) Finance
2 11 (13.25%) Multimedia
3 9 (10.84%) Retail
4 3 (3.61%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.20%) Automotive
5 1 (1.20%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 24 (28.92%) Analyst
2 14 (16.87%) 2nd Line Support
3 13 (15.66%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
3 13 (15.66%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 13 (15.66%) Network Engineer
4 10 (12.05%) Support Analyst
5 9 (10.84%) IT Analyst
6 8 (9.64%) Help Desk Analyst
6 8 (9.64%) IT Engineer
6 8 (9.64%) Support Engineer
7 7 (8.43%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 7 (8.43%) 3rd Line Support
7 7 (8.43%) Administrator
7 7 (8.43%) Network Administrator
8 6 (7.23%) 1st/2nd Line Support
8 6 (7.23%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
8 6 (7.23%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
8 6 (7.23%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 6 (7.23%) Network Infrastructure Specialist
8 6 (7.23%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.82%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 13 (15.66%) Data Centre
2 11 (13.25%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (6.02%) Driving Licence
4 3 (3.61%) CMDB
5 1 (1.20%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.20%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 29 (34.94%) Windows
2 17 (20.48%) Windows Server
3 12 (14.46%) Windows 7
3 12 (14.46%) Windows 8
4 8 (9.64%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (8.43%) Unix
6 4 (4.82%) Apple iOS
7 3 (3.61%) Linux
8 2 (2.41%) Solaris
8 2 (2.41%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (2.41%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (38.55%) ITIL
2 22 (26.51%) Continuous Improvement
3 21 (25.30%) Service Delivery
4 20 (24.10%) Performance Monitoring
4 20 (24.10%) Problem Management
5 16 (19.28%) Load Balancing
6 12 (14.46%) Business Continuity
6 12 (14.46%) Validation
7 11 (13.25%) Network Design
8 7 (8.43%) Business Continuity Management
8 7 (8.43%) Network Architecture
9 6 (7.23%) Configuration Management
9 6 (7.23%) Disaster Recovery
9 6 (7.23%) Incident Management
9 6 (7.23%) Mentoring
9 6 (7.23%) Project Management
10 5 (6.02%) Network Management
10 5 (6.02%) TOGAF
11 4 (4.82%) B2B
11 4 (4.82%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 14 (16.87%) SQL
2 2 (2.41%) C
2 2 (2.41%) C++
2 2 (2.41%) VB
2 2 (2.41%) VC++
3 1 (1.20%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 21 (25.30%) Cisco Certification
2 17 (20.48%) ITIL Certification
3 10 (12.05%) CCDP
4 9 (10.84%) Degree
5 7 (8.43%) CCNA
5 7 (8.43%) CCNP
6 6 (7.23%) CCDA
6 6 (7.23%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (4.82%) MCP
8 3 (3.61%) CCIE
8 3 (3.61%) Security Cleared
9 2 (2.41%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 2 (2.41%) MCSA
9 2 (2.41%) SC Cleared
10 1 (1.20%) HND
10 1 (1.20%) VCAP
10 1 (1.20%) VCDX
10 1 (1.20%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (31.33%) SLA
System Software
1 35 (42.17%) Active Directory
2 25 (30.12%) XenApp
3 14 (16.87%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (4.82%) Hyper-V
5 3 (3.61%) VMware Server
6 2 (2.41%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (1.20%) Firmware
7 1 (1.20%) KVM
7 1 (1.20%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 11 (13.25%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (1.20%) cPanel
Vendors
1 42 (50.60%) Cisco
2 25 (30.12%) Citrix
3 22 (26.51%) Microsoft
4 20 (24.10%) Juniper
4 20 (24.10%) VMware
5 14 (16.87%) Symantec
6 11 (13.25%) HP
7 10 (12.05%) F5
8 9 (10.84%) Intel
8 9 (10.84%) Intel Security
9 6 (7.23%) CheckPoint
9 6 (7.23%) Lotus
9 6 (7.23%) NetApp
10 5 (6.02%) Sophos
11 4 (4.82%) MobileIron
11 4 (4.82%) Nokia
12 3 (3.61%) NETGEAR
12 3 (3.61%) Oracle
13 1 (1.20%) Dell
13 1 (1.20%) IBM
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