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

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 34 49 66
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +17
Permanent jobs citing WAN 72 42 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 6.19% 4.32% 2.49%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 25.35% 23.60% 16.55%
Number of salaries quoted 55 37 21
Average salary £36,000 £43,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.27% +14.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £29,600 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £64,400 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
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
284 178 139
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 24.40% 18.29% 15.08%
Number of salaries quoted 239 146 119
Average salary £37,000 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.50% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,377 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 30 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 30 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 -1 24 £22,250 -36.42% 7
Salisbury - 18 £45,000 -
Chippenham +1 8 £39,500 +25.39% 1
Corsham +9 1 £38,500 -38.40%
Malmesbury - 1 - -
Calne - 1 £28,000 -
Trowbridge - 1 - -
WAN
South West

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 30 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.

1 107 (90.68%) LAN
2 68 (57.63%) Cisco
3 62 (52.54%) Cisco Certification
4 48 (40.68%) Firewall
5 47 (39.83%) CCNA
6 44 (37.29%) Windows
7 42 (35.59%) MPLS
8 39 (33.05%) Microsoft
8 39 (33.05%) VPN
9 33 (27.97%) ITIL
10 32 (27.12%) Windows Server 2012
11 31 (26.27%) Security Cleared
11 31 (26.27%) Windows Server 2008
12 29 (24.58%) WLAN
12 29 (24.58%) Windows Server 2003
13 28 (23.73%) Juniper
14 27 (22.88%) TCP/IP
15 26 (22.03%) Telecoms
16 25 (21.19%) SLA
17 24 (20.34%) CCNP
18 23 (19.49%) DNS
19 21 (17.80%) Active Directory
19 21 (17.80%) Wireless
19 21 (17.80%) Network Design
20 20 (16.95%) ITIL V3
20 20 (16.95%) Data Centre
20 20 (16.95%) Service Management
20 20 (16.95%) VoIP
21 18 (15.25%) VLAN
21 18 (15.25%) Cisco ASA

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 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 12 (10.17%) MS Exchange
2 5 (4.24%) SharePoint
3 3 (2.54%) Lync
4 1 (0.85%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 14 (11.86%) MS Excel
2 10 (8.47%) MS Visio
3 6 (5.08%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.39%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 107 (90.68%) LAN
2 48 (40.68%) Firewall
3 42 (35.59%) MPLS
4 39 (33.05%) VPN
5 29 (24.58%) WLAN
6 27 (22.88%) TCP/IP
7 23 (19.49%) DNS
8 21 (17.80%) Wireless
9 20 (16.95%) VoIP
10 18 (15.25%) VLAN
10 18 (15.25%) Cisco ASA
11 17 (14.41%) DHCP
12 14 (11.86%) Internet
13 13 (11.02%) SDH
14 10 (8.47%) DWDM
14 10 (8.47%) Cisco IOS
14 10 (8.47%) Network Security
15 8 (6.78%) BGP
15 8 (6.78%) Cisco Nexus
16 7 (5.93%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (9.32%) Data Mining
2 3 (2.54%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.85%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (0.85%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 7 (5.93%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 26 (22.03%) Telecoms
2 13 (11.02%) Finance
3 10 (8.47%) Marketing
4 1 (0.85%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.85%) Banking
Job Titles
1 53 (44.92%) Network Engineer
2 16 (13.56%) Team Leader
2 16 (13.56%) Network Team Leader
3 10 (8.47%) 2nd Line Support
4 9 (7.63%) Consultant
4 9 (7.63%) Support Technician
5 8 (6.78%) Administrator
6 7 (5.93%) Network Consultant
6 7 (5.93%) Support Engineer
6 7 (5.93%) Coordinator
7 5 (4.24%) Analyst
7 5 (4.24%) Configuration Manager
7 5 (4.24%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 5 (4.24%) Service Manager
7 5 (4.24%) 2nd Line Support Technician
8 4 (3.39%) Senior Network Engineer
9 3 (2.54%) Network Analyst
9 3 (2.54%) Network Technician
9 3 (2.54%) IT Support Engineer
9 3 (2.54%) Network Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.24%) Web Services
2 2 (1.69%) COM
3 1 (0.85%) HTML
3 1 (0.85%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 20 (16.95%) Data Centre
2 16 (13.56%) Video Conferencing
3 11 (9.32%) CMDB
4 8 (6.78%) CCTV
5 1 (0.85%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.85%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (0.85%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 44 (37.29%) Windows
2 32 (27.12%) Windows Server 2012
3 31 (26.27%) Windows Server 2008
4 29 (24.58%) Windows Server 2003
5 12 (10.17%) Windows 7
6 4 (3.39%) Linux
7 2 (1.69%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.85%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.85%) CentOS
8 1 (0.85%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.85%) Windows Mobile
8 1 (0.85%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (27.97%) ITIL
2 21 (17.80%) Network Design
3 20 (16.95%) Service Management
3 20 (16.95%) ITIL V3
4 15 (12.71%) Network Monitoring
5 11 (9.32%) CRM
5 11 (9.32%) Configuration Management
5 11 (9.32%) Validation
6 9 (7.63%) Business Continuity
7 7 (5.93%) Incident Management
7 7 (5.93%) Root Cause Analysis
7 7 (5.93%) Capacity Management
7 7 (5.93%) Security Patching
8 6 (5.08%) Load Balancing
8 6 (5.08%) Asset Management
9 5 (4.24%) Project Management
9 5 (4.24%) PRINCE2
9 5 (4.24%) People Management
10 4 (3.39%) Technical Architecture
10 4 (3.39%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (8.47%) C
2 9 (7.63%) SQL
3 1 (0.85%) VB
3 1 (0.85%) Python
3 1 (0.85%) PowerShell
3 1 (0.85%) Java
3 1 (0.85%) Perl
Qualifications
1 62 (52.54%) Cisco Certification
2 47 (39.83%) CCNA
3 31 (26.27%) Security Cleared
4 24 (20.34%) CCNP
5 17 (14.41%) MCSE
5 17 (14.41%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (3.39%) MCP
6 4 (3.39%) DV Cleared
7 3 (2.54%) SC Cleared
7 3 (2.54%) HP ASE
7 3 (2.54%) HP MASE
7 3 (2.54%) JNCIA
8 2 (1.69%) JNCIS
8 2 (1.69%) Check Point Certification
8 2 (1.69%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (1.69%) CCSE
9 1 (0.85%) CCDP
9 1 (0.85%) JNCIP
9 1 (0.85%) ISTQB
9 1 (0.85%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (21.19%) SLA
2 1 (0.85%) QA
System Software
1 21 (17.80%) Active Directory
2 7 (5.93%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (4.24%) VMware ESX
4 2 (1.69%) vSphere
5 1 (0.85%) iptables
5 1 (0.85%) Firmware
5 1 (0.85%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 7 (5.93%) SCCM
1 7 (5.93%) SCOM
1 7 (5.93%) SCVMM
1 7 (5.93%) Cisco LMS
1 7 (5.93%) Opsview
2 2 (1.69%) Nagios
3 1 (0.85%) OPNET
3 1 (0.85%) SolarWinds Orion
3 1 (0.85%) Puppet
3 1 (0.85%) CA Spectrum
3 1 (0.85%) Cisco Prime
3 1 (0.85%) OpenView
Vendors
1 68 (57.63%) Cisco
2 39 (33.05%) Microsoft
3 28 (23.73%) Juniper
4 14 (11.86%) VMware
5 11 (9.32%) Symantec
5 11 (9.32%) Oracle
5 11 (9.32%) SonicWALL
6 10 (8.47%) CheckPoint
7 9 (7.63%) Riverbed
8 6 (5.08%) Barracuda Networks
9 5 (4.24%) McAfee
9 5 (4.24%) Citrix
10 4 (3.39%) HP
10 4 (3.39%) Dell
11 3 (2.54%) Tripwire
11 3 (2.54%) ProCurve
11 3 (2.54%) IronPort
11 3 (2.54%) Trapeze
11 3 (2.54%) Meraki
11 3 (2.54%) Dell Compellent
Wiltshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Swindon
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Swindon
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Chippenham
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £35000 - £37000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
Swindon
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £30000 - £38500 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 24 days ago
Swindon
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 27 days ago
Swindon
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
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Swindon
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
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