The first table below looks at the demand 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 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Wiltshire region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 57 52 55
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +3
Permanent jobs citing WAN 37 32 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 3.46% 3.39% 3.51%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 18.69% 21.77% 14.71%
Number of salaries quoted 32 25 38
Average salary £44,750 £42,500 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.29% +32.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,650 £27,700 £21,900
10% offered a salary of more than £67,250 £56,000 £37,550
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Communications & Networking Category
Wiltshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
198 147 272
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 18.54% 15.57% 23.90%
Number of salaries quoted 164 123 220
Average salary £36,000 £42,500 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.29% +32.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £46,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
WAN
South West

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 22 July 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 22 July 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 -4 21 £35,000 +3.70% 2
Corsham - 6 £65,000 -
Chippenham -13 4 £38,500 -23.00% 1
WAN
South West

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 49 (77.78%) LAN
2 39 (61.90%) Cisco
3 30 (47.62%) ITIL
4 27 (42.86%) Windows
5 24 (38.10%) Cisco Certification
5 24 (38.10%) VMware
6 23 (36.51%) Firewall
7 21 (33.33%) VoIP
8 16 (25.40%) VLAN
8 16 (25.40%) VMware Infrastructure
8 16 (25.40%) Network Management
9 15 (23.81%) CCNP
9 15 (23.81%) MPLS
9 15 (23.81%) BGP
10 14 (22.22%) Security Cleared
10 14 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
11 13 (20.63%) SQL Server
11 13 (20.63%) EIGRP
11 13 (20.63%) Service Management
12 12 (19.05%) CCNA
12 12 (19.05%) Juniper
13 11 (17.46%) SAN
13 11 (17.46%) Degree
13 11 (17.46%) Network Security
13 11 (17.46%) ITIL V3
14 10 (15.87%) Terminal Services
15 9 (14.29%) SQL
15 9 (14.29%) H.323
15 9 (14.29%) Wireless
15 9 (14.29%) Finance

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 3 (4.76%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 6 (9.52%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.17%) MS Visio
2 2 (3.17%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (3.17%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.17%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (3.17%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 49 (77.78%) LAN
2 23 (36.51%) Firewall
3 21 (33.33%) VoIP
4 16 (25.40%) VLAN
5 15 (23.81%) BGP
5 15 (23.81%) MPLS
6 13 (20.63%) EIGRP
7 11 (17.46%) SAN
7 11 (17.46%) Network Security
8 9 (14.29%) Wireless
8 9 (14.29%) H.323
9 7 (11.11%) IP Telephony
9 7 (11.11%) SCCP
10 6 (9.52%) DNS
10 6 (9.52%) NAS
11 4 (6.35%) DHCP
11 4 (6.35%) Internet
12 3 (4.76%) TCP/IP
12 3 (4.76%) VPN
12 3 (4.76%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (20.63%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.76%) SQL Server 2000
2 3 (4.76%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 9 (14.29%) Finance
2 5 (7.94%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (15.87%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 9 (14.29%) Consultant
3 8 (12.70%) Network Specialist
4 7 (11.11%) Network Engineer
5 5 (7.94%) Network Consultant
5 5 (7.94%) Capacity Planning Consultant
5 5 (7.94%) Senior Network Engineer
6 3 (4.76%) Service Manager
6 3 (4.76%) Technical Manager
6 3 (4.76%) Architect
6 3 (4.76%) 3rd Line Support
6 3 (4.76%) Systems Engineer
6 3 (4.76%) Solutions Architect
6 3 (4.76%) Analyst
7 2 (3.17%) Designer
7 2 (3.17%) 3rd Line Server Support
7 2 (3.17%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
7 2 (3.17%) Server Support
7 2 (3.17%) Technical Support
7 2 (3.17%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (9.52%) HTML
1 6 (9.52%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 9 (14.29%) Video Conferencing
2 6 (9.52%) Computer Science
3 5 (7.94%) Clustering
4 4 (6.35%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (4.76%) EqualLogic
5 3 (4.76%) Blackberry
6 2 (3.17%) NHS
7 1 (1.59%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 27 (42.86%) Windows
2 14 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (9.52%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (7.94%) Windows 7
5 2 (3.17%) Windows 8
5 2 (3.17%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (3.17%) Linux
5 2 (3.17%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (47.62%) ITIL
2 16 (25.40%) Network Management
3 13 (20.63%) Service Management
4 11 (17.46%) ITIL V3
5 7 (11.11%) Network Monitoring
5 7 (11.11%) Demand Forecasting
6 6 (9.52%) Capacity Planning
6 6 (9.52%) Performance Monitoring
6 6 (9.52%) Technical Architecture
6 6 (9.52%) Problem Management
7 4 (6.35%) Project Management
7 4 (6.35%) Build Automation
8 3 (4.76%) Service Delivery
8 3 (4.76%) Migration
9 2 (3.17%) Business Continuity
9 2 (3.17%) ITSM
9 2 (3.17%) PRINCE2
9 2 (3.17%) PRINCE
9 2 (3.17%) Incident Management
9 2 (3.17%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 9 (14.29%) SQL
2 6 (9.52%) VB
2 6 (9.52%) Python
2 6 (9.52%) PowerShell
2 6 (9.52%) Java
2 6 (9.52%) Perl
Qualifications
1 24 (38.10%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (23.81%) CCNP
3 14 (22.22%) Security Cleared
4 12 (19.05%) CCNA
5 11 (17.46%) Degree
6 7 (11.11%) SC Cleared
7 4 (6.35%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (6.35%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (3.17%) MCSE
8 2 (3.17%) JNCIS
9 1 (1.59%) CCDA
9 1 (1.59%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.35%) SLA
2 1 (1.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 16 (25.40%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (15.87%) Terminal Services
3 6 (9.52%) VMware ESX
3 6 (9.52%) Active Directory
4 3 (4.76%) ProxySG
5 2 (3.17%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 8 (12.70%) Nagios
2 7 (11.11%) CiscoWorks
2 7 (11.11%) Netcool
2 7 (11.11%) Backup Exec
2 7 (11.11%) Cisco CUCM
3 6 (9.52%) CA Spectrum
3 6 (9.52%) OpenView
3 6 (9.52%) SolarWinds Orion
3 6 (9.52%) OPNET
4 2 (3.17%) Cacti
Vendors
1 39 (61.90%) Cisco
2 24 (38.10%) VMware
3 12 (19.05%) Juniper
4 8 (12.70%) Tandberg
4 8 (12.70%) SolarWinds
4 8 (12.70%) F5
5 7 (11.11%) Citrix
5 7 (11.11%) CheckPoint
6 6 (9.52%) CA
6 6 (9.52%) Avaya
6 6 (9.52%) Genesys
6 6 (9.52%) Microsoft
6 6 (9.52%) HP
6 6 (9.52%) Verint
6 6 (9.52%) Riverbed
6 6 (9.52%) Polycom
7 3 (4.76%) Blue Coat
7 3 (4.76%) Dell
7 3 (4.76%) Symantec
7 3 (4.76%) Sophos
Swindon, Wiltshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Xist4 IT Recruitment
Salary: £23-25,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Prolinx
Salary: Competitive, Depending on Experience
Posted: 21 days ago