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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 63 57 40
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -17
Permanent jobs citing WAN 45 44 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 3.58% 3.97% 4.82%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 18.37% 28.03% 18.22%
Number of salaries quoted 37 42 48
Average salary £46,000 £30,407 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+51.28% -4.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +5.26%
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
245 157 269
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 19.49% 14.16% 26.45%
Number of salaries quoted 202 133 253
Average salary £42,000 £35,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +9.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 24 October 2014.

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 24 October 2014. 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 +10 27 £52,500 +50.00% 3
Chippenham -20 11 £27,500 -54.16% 5
Salisbury - 2 £24,500 -
Corsham - 1 £60,000 - 2
Melksham - 1 £32,500 - 1
WAN
South West

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 61 (72.62%) LAN
2 46 (54.76%) Cisco
3 38 (45.24%) Cisco Certification
3 38 (45.24%) Firewall
4 30 (35.71%) ITIL
4 30 (35.71%) Windows
5 25 (29.76%) VoIP
5 25 (29.76%) Network Management
6 24 (28.57%) VMware
7 23 (27.38%) CCNP
7 23 (27.38%) Security Cleared
8 20 (23.81%) Network Security
8 20 (23.81%) Juniper
8 20 (23.81%) MPLS
9 19 (22.62%) BGP
10 16 (19.05%) SC Cleared
11 15 (17.86%) ITIL V3
11 15 (17.86%) CCNA
11 15 (17.86%) VPN
12 14 (16.67%) EIGRP
12 14 (16.67%) VLAN
13 13 (15.48%) Active Directory
14 12 (14.29%) SLA
14 12 (14.29%) CheckPoint
14 12 (14.29%) SQL
14 12 (14.29%) Service Management
14 12 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
14 12 (14.29%) Video Conferencing
15 11 (13.10%) VMware Infrastructure
15 11 (13.10%) Degree

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 8 (9.52%) MS Exchange
2 2 (2.38%) Lync
3 1 (1.19%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.19%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.19%) CMS
3 1 (1.19%) WordPress
3 1 (1.19%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 8 (9.52%) MS Excel
2 6 (7.14%) MS Office
3 2 (2.38%) MS Visio
3 2 (2.38%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.19%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 61 (72.62%) LAN
2 38 (45.24%) Firewall
3 25 (29.76%) VoIP
4 20 (23.81%) MPLS
4 20 (23.81%) Network Security
5 19 (22.62%) BGP
6 15 (17.86%) VPN
7 14 (16.67%) EIGRP
7 14 (16.67%) VLAN
8 9 (10.71%) Wireless
8 9 (10.71%) H.323
8 9 (10.71%) TCP/IP
9 7 (8.33%) IPv6
9 7 (8.33%) SAN
9 7 (8.33%) Ethernet
9 7 (8.33%) Unified Communications
10 6 (7.14%) IPsec
10 6 (7.14%) IPv4
11 5 (5.95%) SCCP
11 5 (5.95%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (9.52%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.57%) MySQL
General
1 7 (8.33%) Finance
2 5 (5.95%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.38%) Billing
Job Titles
1 13 (15.48%) Designer
2 10 (11.90%) Network Specialist
3 9 (10.71%) Network Engineer
3 9 (10.71%) Technical Support
4 6 (7.14%) Consultant
4 6 (7.14%) Security Designer
5 5 (5.95%) Capacity Planning Consultant
5 5 (5.95%) Network Consultant
5 5 (5.95%) Senior Network Engineer
6 4 (4.76%) Analyst
6 4 (4.76%) Architect
6 4 (4.76%) Network Designer
7 3 (3.57%) Systems Engineer
7 3 (3.57%) Solutions Architect
7 3 (3.57%) Lead Designer
7 3 (3.57%) 2nd Line Support
7 3 (3.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (3.57%) Service Manager
7 3 (3.57%) Network Security Specialist
7 3 (3.57%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (7.14%) HTML
2 5 (5.95%) Application Packaging
3 1 (1.19%) CSS
3 1 (1.19%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (14.29%) Video Conferencing
2 6 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (5.95%) Computer Science
4 4 (4.76%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (3.57%) Cryptography
5 3 (3.57%) EqualLogic
5 3 (3.57%) Replication
5 3 (3.57%) Clustering
6 1 (1.19%) PACS
6 1 (1.19%) NHS
6 1 (1.19%) Thin Client
6 1 (1.19%) Blackberry
6 1 (1.19%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 30 (35.71%) Windows
2 12 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (7.14%) Windows 7
3 6 (7.14%) Windows XP
4 4 (4.76%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (3.57%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (3.57%) Windows 8
5 3 (3.57%) Linux
6 2 (2.38%) Windows 2000
7 1 (1.19%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (35.71%) ITIL
2 25 (29.76%) Network Management
3 15 (17.86%) ITIL V3
4 12 (14.29%) Service Management
5 9 (10.71%) Technical Architecture
6 5 (5.95%) Capacity Planning
6 5 (5.95%) Performance Monitoring
6 5 (5.95%) Network Monitoring
6 5 (5.95%) Demand Forecasting
7 4 (4.76%) Build Automation
7 4 (4.76%) Project Management
8 3 (3.57%) Service Delivery
8 3 (3.57%) PRINCE2
8 3 (3.57%) Change Control
8 3 (3.57%) Problem Management
8 3 (3.57%) Release Management
9 2 (2.38%) Time Management
9 2 (2.38%) PRINCE
9 2 (2.38%) Incident Management
9 2 (2.38%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 12 (14.29%) SQL
2 5 (5.95%) VB
2 5 (5.95%) Python
2 5 (5.95%) PowerShell
2 5 (5.95%) Java
2 5 (5.95%) Perl
3 1 (1.19%) PHP
Qualifications
1 38 (45.24%) Cisco Certification
2 23 (27.38%) CCNP
2 23 (27.38%) Security Cleared
3 16 (19.05%) SC Cleared
4 15 (17.86%) CCNA
5 11 (13.10%) Degree
6 9 (10.71%) JNCIS
7 7 (8.33%) ITIL Certification
8 5 (5.95%) CCIE
9 4 (4.76%) CCDA
10 3 (3.57%) CCDP
11 2 (2.38%) DV Cleared
12 1 (1.19%) CCSE
12 1 (1.19%) JNCIA
12 1 (1.19%) Microsoft Certification
12 1 (1.19%) Check Point Certification
12 1 (1.19%) HND
12 1 (1.19%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (14.29%) SLA
2 1 (1.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.19%) HL7
System Software
1 13 (15.48%) Active Directory
2 11 (13.10%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (5.95%) Terminal Services
4 4 (4.76%) Hyper-V
5 2 (2.38%) VMware ESX
5 2 (2.38%) ProxySG
6 1 (1.19%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (1.19%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 6 (7.14%) CiscoWorks
1 6 (7.14%) Cisco CUCM
2 5 (5.95%) CA Spectrum
2 5 (5.95%) SolarWinds Orion
2 5 (5.95%) Netcool
2 5 (5.95%) Nagios
2 5 (5.95%) OPNET
2 5 (5.95%) OpenView
3 4 (4.76%) Backup Exec
4 1 (1.19%) WSUS
4 1 (1.19%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 46 (54.76%) Cisco
2 24 (28.57%) VMware
3 20 (23.81%) Juniper
4 12 (14.29%) CheckPoint
5 10 (11.90%) Microsoft
5 10 (11.90%) Tandberg
6 7 (8.33%) Polycom
6 7 (8.33%) SolarWinds
6 7 (8.33%) Verint
6 7 (8.33%) Genesys
6 7 (8.33%) Avaya
7 6 (7.14%) Citrix
7 6 (7.14%) McAfee
7 6 (7.14%) HP
7 6 (7.14%) F5
7 6 (7.14%) Riverbed
8 5 (5.95%) Blue Coat
8 5 (5.95%) Sourcefire
8 5 (5.95%) CA
9 4 (4.76%) Symantec
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