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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 65 43 54
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +11
Permanent jobs citing WAN 25 42 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 2.38% 4.52% 3.34%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.20% 24.56% 16.98%
Number of salaries quoted 24 41 35
Average salary £40,000 £34,500 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.94% -2.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £30,000 £20,200
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £51,400 £49,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
Communications & Networking Category
Wiltshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
176 171 212
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 16.75% 18.41% 19.67%
Number of salaries quoted 159 163 192
Average salary £38,500 £41,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.22% +10.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £29,943 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,500 £51,840
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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Swindon -18 10 £41,500 +18.57% 5
Chippenham -15 6 £25,500 -36.25% 1
Corsham - 4 £50,000 - 4
WAN
South West

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 37 (86.05%) LAN
2 26 (60.47%) Cisco
3 24 (55.81%) Windows
4 21 (48.84%) ITIL
5 16 (37.21%) Firewall
6 15 (34.88%) VMware
7 13 (30.23%) Microsoft
7 13 (30.23%) Cisco Certification
7 13 (30.23%) VMware Infrastructure
8 12 (27.91%) Juniper
9 11 (25.58%) SQL Server
10 10 (23.26%) CCNP
10 10 (23.26%) CCNA
10 10 (23.26%) Citrix
10 10 (23.26%) Network Management
11 9 (20.93%) Security Cleared
11 9 (20.93%) Windows Server 2008
11 9 (20.93%) HP
11 9 (20.93%) MS Excel
11 9 (20.93%) VLAN
11 9 (20.93%) Wireless
11 9 (20.93%) Finance
12 8 (18.60%) Service Management
12 8 (18.60%) BGP
12 8 (18.60%) EIGRP
12 8 (18.60%) Degree
12 8 (18.60%) VoIP
12 8 (18.60%) MPLS
12 8 (18.60%) SolarWinds
12 8 (18.60%) F5

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 5 (11.63%) MS Exchange
2 3 (6.98%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (6.98%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (4.65%) SharePoint
3 2 (4.65%) Lync
Applications
1 9 (20.93%) MS Excel
2 3 (6.98%) MS Visio
2 3 (6.98%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (13.95%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (9.30%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 37 (86.05%) LAN
2 16 (37.21%) Firewall
3 9 (20.93%) VLAN
3 9 (20.93%) Wireless
4 8 (18.60%) BGP
4 8 (18.60%) EIGRP
4 8 (18.60%) VoIP
4 8 (18.60%) MPLS
5 6 (13.95%) IP Telephony
5 6 (13.95%) Internet
5 6 (13.95%) DNS
5 6 (13.95%) Network Security
6 5 (11.63%) VPN
6 5 (11.63%) SCCP
6 5 (11.63%) H.323
7 4 (9.30%) SAN
7 4 (9.30%) DHCP
7 4 (9.30%) TCP/IP
7 4 (9.30%) Cisco ASA
8 2 (4.65%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (25.58%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.98%) SQL Server 2000
2 3 (6.98%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (4.65%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (6.98%) FrontPage
General
1 9 (20.93%) Finance
2 5 (11.63%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (20.93%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 7 (16.28%) Architect
3 6 (13.95%) Consultant
3 6 (13.95%) Network Specialist
4 4 (9.30%) Network Engineer
4 4 (9.30%) Technical Architect
5 3 (6.98%) Desktop Engineer
5 3 (6.98%) Solutions Architect
5 3 (6.98%) Support Engineer
6 2 (4.65%) 3rd Line Support
6 2 (4.65%) Coordinator
6 2 (4.65%) Network Consultant
6 2 (4.65%) Network Architect
6 2 (4.65%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (2.33%) IT Support
7 1 (2.33%) Pre Sales Engineer
7 1 (2.33%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (2.33%) Performance Consultant
7 1 (2.33%) Senior Performance Consultant
7 1 (2.33%) 3rd Line Server Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.65%) HTML
2 1 (2.33%) COM
2 1 (2.33%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.30%) Clustering
1 4 (9.30%) NHS
1 4 (9.30%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (6.98%) Blackberry
3 2 (4.65%) PKI
3 2 (4.65%) Firmware
3 2 (4.65%) N-Tier
3 2 (4.65%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.33%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 24 (55.81%) Windows
2 9 (20.93%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (16.28%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (11.63%) Windows 7
5 4 (9.30%) Linux
6 2 (4.65%) Solaris
6 2 (4.65%) Windows XP
6 2 (4.65%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (48.84%) ITIL
2 10 (23.26%) Network Management
3 8 (18.60%) Service Management
4 7 (16.28%) Service Delivery
5 6 (13.95%) Load Balancing
6 5 (11.63%) Problem Management
6 5 (11.63%) Migration
7 4 (9.30%) Business Continuity
7 4 (9.30%) Network Monitoring
8 3 (6.98%) User Acceptance Testing
8 3 (6.98%) Software Deployment
8 3 (6.98%) ITIL V3
8 3 (6.98%) Performance Monitoring
8 3 (6.98%) Incident Management
8 3 (6.98%) Project Management
9 2 (4.65%) Technical Architecture
9 2 (4.65%) PRINCE2
9 2 (4.65%) Protective Monitoring
9 2 (4.65%) Time Management
9 2 (4.65%) Customer Engagement
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.65%) Java
1 2 (4.65%) Perl
1 2 (4.65%) SQL
1 2 (4.65%) VB
1 2 (4.65%) Python
1 2 (4.65%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 13 (30.23%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (23.26%) CCNP
2 10 (23.26%) CCNA
3 9 (20.93%) Security Cleared
4 8 (18.60%) Degree
5 6 (13.95%) SC Cleared
6 5 (11.63%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (6.98%) MCSE
7 3 (6.98%) CCDP
8 2 (4.65%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 2 (4.65%) CCSE
8 2 (4.65%) MCP
9 1 (2.33%) HP ASE
9 1 (2.33%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.30%) SLA
2 3 (6.98%) QA
System Software
1 13 (30.23%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (16.28%) Active Directory
3 6 (13.95%) Terminal Services
4 5 (11.63%) VMware ESX
5 2 (4.65%) ProxySG
5 2 (4.65%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 7 (16.28%) CiscoWorks
2 6 (13.95%) Nagios
3 5 (11.63%) SCCM
3 5 (11.63%) Cisco CUCM
3 5 (11.63%) Netcool
4 4 (9.30%) Backup Exec
5 2 (4.65%) OpenView
5 2 (4.65%) CA Spectrum
5 2 (4.65%) SCOM
5 2 (4.65%) Cacti
5 2 (4.65%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 26 (60.47%) Cisco
2 15 (34.88%) VMware
3 13 (30.23%) Microsoft
4 12 (27.91%) Juniper
5 10 (23.26%) Citrix
6 9 (20.93%) HP
7 8 (18.60%) SolarWinds
7 8 (18.60%) F5
8 7 (16.28%) CheckPoint
9 5 (11.63%) Riverbed
10 4 (9.30%) Ericsson
11 3 (6.98%) LANDesk
11 3 (6.98%) Sophos
11 3 (6.98%) OPNET
12 2 (4.65%) TOWER Software
12 2 (4.65%) Altiris
12 2 (4.65%) Blue Coat
12 2 (4.65%) Dell
12 2 (4.65%) EMC
12 2 (4.65%) NetApp
Wiltshire
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Swindon, Wiltshire
Vodafone Group
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Swindon, Wiltshire
Experis IT
Salary: £60000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Corsham, Wiltshire
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £70000 Per Annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Corsham, Wiltshire
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £70000 Per Annum + Pension + Holiday
Posted: 3 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Prolinx
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Corsham
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £60000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Car + Benefits + Accomodation
Posted: 8 days ago
Corsham
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Swindon
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £60000.00 - £68000.00 per annum + bens
Posted: 22 days ago