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

Location
3 months to
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 41 48 56
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +8
Permanent jobs citing WAN 56 44 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 5.55% 4.58% 2.82%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 23.93% 25.58% 18.80%
Number of salaries quoted 37 40 24
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +17.24%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,300 £27,300 £28,525
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £64,100 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -
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
234 172 133
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 23.19% 17.90% 14.98%
Number of salaries quoted 189 144 121
Average salary £38,648 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.38% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,900 £50,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 2 June 2015.

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 2 June 2015. 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 +8 21 £33,500 -16.25% 3
Salisbury - 10 £50,000 - 2
Chippenham -3 3 £39,500 +39.82%
Trowbridge - 2 - - 1
Malmesbury - 1 - -
Calne - 1 £28,000 -
WAN
South West

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, 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 99 (92.52%) LAN
2 65 (60.75%) Cisco
3 56 (52.34%) Cisco Certification
4 48 (44.86%) Firewall
5 44 (41.12%) CCNA
6 42 (39.25%) Windows
7 41 (38.32%) MPLS
8 35 (32.71%) VPN
9 34 (31.78%) Microsoft
10 32 (29.91%) Juniper
11 29 (27.10%) ITIL
12 27 (25.23%) Telecoms
12 27 (25.23%) Windows Server 2008
12 27 (25.23%) Windows Server 2012
13 26 (24.30%) Security Cleared
14 25 (23.36%) WLAN
15 22 (20.56%) Windows Server 2003
16 21 (19.63%) TCP/IP
17 20 (18.69%) CCNP
17 20 (18.69%) VoIP
17 20 (18.69%) Wireless
17 20 (18.69%) Service Management
17 20 (18.69%) Cisco ASA
18 19 (17.76%) Data Centre
18 19 (17.76%) Active Directory
19 18 (16.82%) Microsoft Certification
19 18 (16.82%) MCSE
19 18 (16.82%) Network Design
20 17 (15.89%) Video Conferencing
20 17 (15.89%) ITIL V3

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, 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 6 (5.61%) MS Exchange
2 4 (3.74%) SharePoint
3 3 (2.80%) Lync
Applications
1 13 (12.15%) MS Visio
2 10 (9.35%) MS Excel
3 7 (6.54%) MS Office
4 2 (1.87%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.74%) Office 365
2 1 (0.93%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 99 (92.52%) LAN
2 48 (44.86%) Firewall
3 41 (38.32%) MPLS
4 35 (32.71%) VPN
5 25 (23.36%) WLAN
6 21 (19.63%) TCP/IP
7 20 (18.69%) VoIP
7 20 (18.69%) Wireless
7 20 (18.69%) Cisco ASA
8 16 (14.95%) VLAN
9 14 (13.08%) Network Security
9 14 (13.08%) SDH
9 14 (13.08%) DNS
10 12 (11.21%) DHCP
11 11 (10.28%) DWDM
12 10 (9.35%) Internet
13 6 (5.61%) Cisco IOS
14 5 (4.67%) IP Telephony
15 4 (3.74%) Unified Communications
15 4 (3.74%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (5.61%) Data Mining
2 3 (2.80%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (2.80%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 27 (25.23%) Telecoms
2 9 (8.41%) Finance
3 5 (4.67%) Marketing
4 1 (0.93%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.93%) Banking
Job Titles
1 48 (44.86%) Network Engineer
2 15 (14.02%) Network Team Leader
2 15 (14.02%) Team Leader
3 11 (10.28%) Administrator
4 10 (9.35%) Consultant
5 8 (7.48%) Network Consultant
6 6 (5.61%) 2nd Line Support
6 6 (5.61%) Support Technician
7 5 (4.67%) Service Manager
7 5 (4.67%) Configuration Manager
7 5 (4.67%) Support Engineer
7 5 (4.67%) Senior Network Engineer
8 4 (3.74%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 4 (3.74%) 2nd Line Support Technician
8 4 (3.74%) Analyst
9 3 (2.80%) IT Support Engineer
9 3 (2.80%) Network Designer
9 3 (2.80%) Senior Network Designer
9 3 (2.80%) IT Support
9 3 (2.80%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.87%) HTML
1 2 (1.87%) COM
1 2 (1.87%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 19 (17.76%) Data Centre
2 17 (15.89%) Video Conferencing
3 9 (8.41%) CCTV
4 7 (6.54%) CMDB
5 2 (1.87%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.87%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.93%) Enterprise Storage
6 1 (0.93%) Public Cloud
6 1 (0.93%) BYOD
Operating Systems
1 42 (39.25%) Windows
2 27 (25.23%) Windows Server 2008
2 27 (25.23%) Windows Server 2012
3 22 (20.56%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (6.54%) Windows 7
5 4 (3.74%) Windows 8
6 3 (2.80%) Linux
7 2 (1.87%) Windows XP
8 1 (0.93%) CentOS
8 1 (0.93%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (27.10%) ITIL
2 20 (18.69%) Service Management
3 18 (16.82%) Network Design
4 17 (15.89%) ITIL V3
5 15 (14.02%) Network Monitoring
6 9 (8.41%) Business Continuity
7 7 (6.54%) Load Balancing
8 6 (5.61%) CRM
8 6 (5.61%) Configuration Management
8 6 (5.61%) Validation
9 5 (4.67%) Project Management
9 5 (4.67%) PRINCE2
9 5 (4.67%) Asset Management
9 5 (4.67%) Incident Management
9 5 (4.67%) Technical Architecture
9 5 (4.67%) People Management
10 4 (3.74%) Performance Monitoring
10 4 (3.74%) Application Performance Monitoring
10 4 (3.74%) Service Delivery
11 3 (2.80%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (11.21%) SQL
2 11 (10.28%) C
3 2 (1.87%) PowerShell
3 2 (1.87%) VB
3 2 (1.87%) Java
3 2 (1.87%) Perl
3 2 (1.87%) Python
Qualifications
1 56 (52.34%) Cisco Certification
2 44 (41.12%) CCNA
3 26 (24.30%) Security Cleared
4 20 (18.69%) CCNP
5 18 (16.82%) Microsoft Certification
5 18 (16.82%) MCSE
6 4 (3.74%) Degree
6 4 (3.74%) SC Cleared
6 4 (3.74%) DV Cleared
6 4 (3.74%) MCP
7 3 (2.80%) HP ASE
7 3 (2.80%) HP MASE
7 3 (2.80%) JNCIA
8 2 (1.87%) JNCIS
8 2 (1.87%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.93%) CCIE
9 1 (0.93%) CCDP
9 1 (0.93%) Check Point Certification
9 1 (0.93%) ISTQB
9 1 (0.93%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (13.08%) SLA
2 2 (1.87%) QA
System Software
1 19 (17.76%) Active Directory
2 6 (5.61%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.87%) Terminal Services
3 2 (1.87%) VMware ESX
4 1 (0.93%) Firmware
4 1 (0.93%) iptables
Systems Management
1 10 (9.35%) SCCM
1 10 (9.35%) SCOM
1 10 (9.35%) SCVMM
2 3 (2.80%) Nagios
2 3 (2.80%) Cisco LMS
2 3 (2.80%) Opsview
3 2 (1.87%) CA Spectrum
3 2 (1.87%) SolarWinds Orion
3 2 (1.87%) OpenView
3 2 (1.87%) OPNET
4 1 (0.93%) Puppet
4 1 (0.93%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 65 (60.75%) Cisco
2 34 (31.78%) Microsoft
3 32 (29.91%) Juniper
4 10 (9.35%) SonicWALL
4 10 (9.35%) Riverbed
5 9 (8.41%) CheckPoint
5 9 (8.41%) VMware
6 8 (7.48%) McAfee
7 6 (5.61%) Barracuda Networks
7 6 (5.61%) Oracle
7 6 (5.61%) Symantec
8 5 (4.67%) HP
9 3 (2.80%) Dell
9 3 (2.80%) Avaya
9 3 (2.80%) SolarWinds
9 3 (2.80%) ProCurve
9 3 (2.80%) IronPort
9 3 (2.80%) Tripwire
9 3 (2.80%) F5
9 3 (2.80%) Polycom
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