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

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 46 78 46
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -32
Permanent jobs citing WAN 47 20 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 4.16% 1.95% 4.02%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 24.61% 11.76% 21.58%
Number of salaries quoted 35 17 39
Average salary £39,000 £40,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% +15.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,200 £25,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £57,000 £52,520
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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
191 170 190
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 16.92% 16.57% 18.61%
Number of salaries quoted 155 155 177
Average salary £39,000 £40,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% -3.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,750 £53,000 £60,000
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 31 March 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 31 March 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 +7 23 £47,500 +17.28% 1
Corsham +2 7 £30,000 -20.00%
Chippenham +5 5 £39,000 +57.57%
Calne - 2 £21,000 -
Trowbridge - 2 £35,000 - 1
Salisbury - 1 £40,000 -
WAN
South West

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 71 (86.59%) LAN
2 48 (58.54%) Cisco
3 41 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
4 40 (48.78%) Firewall
5 29 (35.37%) Microsoft
6 27 (32.93%) Windows
6 27 (32.93%) Security Cleared
7 26 (31.71%) CCNA
7 26 (31.71%) Juniper
8 24 (29.27%) VPN
8 24 (29.27%) ITIL
9 23 (28.05%) MPLS
10 22 (26.83%) VoIP
10 22 (26.83%) Network Security
11 20 (24.39%) CCNP
11 20 (24.39%) Telecoms
12 17 (20.73%) Active Directory
12 17 (20.73%) Cisco ASA
12 17 (20.73%) Network Design
13 16 (19.51%) SQL
14 15 (18.29%) ITIL V3
15 14 (17.07%) Network Monitoring
15 14 (17.07%) VLAN
15 14 (17.07%) SDH
15 14 (17.07%) Service Management
16 13 (15.85%) MS Visio
17 12 (14.63%) CheckPoint
17 12 (14.63%) VMware
17 12 (14.63%) SC Cleared
18 11 (13.41%) DWDM

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 4 (4.88%) MS Exchange
2 3 (3.66%) IIS
2 3 (3.66%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.44%) Lync
4 1 (1.22%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 13 (15.85%) MS Visio
2 9 (10.98%) MS Excel
3 5 (6.10%) MS Office
4 2 (2.44%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.44%) Office 365
2 1 (1.22%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 71 (86.59%) LAN
2 40 (48.78%) Firewall
3 24 (29.27%) VPN
4 23 (28.05%) MPLS
5 22 (26.83%) Network Security
5 22 (26.83%) VoIP
6 17 (20.73%) Cisco ASA
7 14 (17.07%) SDH
7 14 (17.07%) VLAN
8 11 (13.41%) DWDM
9 8 (9.76%) TCP/IP
10 7 (8.54%) Ethernet
10 7 (8.54%) Wireless
11 6 (7.32%) DHCP
11 6 (7.32%) Internet
11 6 (7.32%) DNS
12 5 (6.10%) SAN
12 5 (6.10%) WLAN
13 4 (4.88%) ATM
13 4 (4.88%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (10.98%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.66%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (1.22%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 20 (24.39%) Telecoms
2 7 (8.54%) Finance
3 2 (2.44%) Advertising
4 1 (1.22%) Banking
4 1 (1.22%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 30 (36.59%) Network Engineer
2 11 (13.41%) Administrator
3 9 (10.98%) Consultant
4 7 (8.54%) Network Consultant
4 7 (8.54%) Designer
5 6 (7.32%) Senior Designer
6 5 (6.10%) Technical Support
7 4 (4.88%) Network Security Engineer
7 4 (4.88%) Network Designer
7 4 (4.88%) Architect
7 4 (4.88%) Support Engineer
7 4 (4.88%) Senior Network Engineer
7 4 (4.88%) Security Engineer
8 3 (3.66%) Network Specialist
8 3 (3.66%) 2nd Line Support
8 3 (3.66%) Capacity Planning Consultant
8 3 (3.66%) Security Designer
8 3 (3.66%) Senior Network Designer
8 3 (3.66%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
8 3 (3.66%) Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.66%) HTML
1 3 (3.66%) .NET
2 1 (1.22%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 9 (10.98%) CCTV
2 4 (4.88%) Video Conferencing
2 4 (4.88%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.66%) Computer Science
3 3 (3.66%) Replication
4 2 (2.44%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.22%) Thin Client
5 1 (1.22%) Public Cloud
5 1 (1.22%) CMDB
5 1 (1.22%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 27 (32.93%) Windows
2 10 (12.20%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (9.76%) Linux
4 7 (8.54%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (4.88%) Windows 8
6 3 (3.66%) UNIX
6 3 (3.66%) Windows XP
6 3 (3.66%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (3.66%) Windows 7
6 3 (3.66%) Solaris
7 2 (2.44%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (29.27%) ITIL
2 17 (20.73%) Network Design
3 15 (18.29%) ITIL V3
4 14 (17.07%) Network Monitoring
4 14 (17.07%) Service Management
5 9 (10.98%) Change Control
6 5 (6.10%) Load Balancing
6 5 (6.10%) Performance Monitoring
6 5 (6.10%) Application Performance Monitoring
7 4 (4.88%) Technical Architecture
7 4 (4.88%) Capacity Planning
7 4 (4.88%) Network Management
7 4 (4.88%) Infrastructure Management
7 4 (4.88%) Service Delivery
8 3 (3.66%) Business Continuity
8 3 (3.66%) Incident Management
8 3 (3.66%) PRINCE2
8 3 (3.66%) Disaster Recovery
8 3 (3.66%) Performance Tuning
8 3 (3.66%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (19.51%) SQL
2 11 (13.41%) C
3 3 (3.66%) Java
3 3 (3.66%) Perl
3 3 (3.66%) VB
3 3 (3.66%) Python
3 3 (3.66%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 41 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 27 (32.93%) Security Cleared
3 26 (31.71%) CCNA
4 20 (24.39%) CCNP
5 12 (14.63%) SC Cleared
6 6 (7.32%) MCP
6 6 (7.32%) Microsoft Certification
7 5 (6.10%) CCIE
7 5 (6.10%) DV Cleared
7 5 (6.10%) Degree
7 5 (6.10%) JNCIS
8 3 (3.66%) JNCIA
8 3 (3.66%) MCSE
9 2 (2.44%) Check Point Certification
9 2 (2.44%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (2.44%) CCDP
9 2 (2.44%) HP ASE
9 2 (2.44%) HP MASE
10 1 (1.22%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.10%) SLA
2 1 (1.22%) QA
System Software
1 17 (20.73%) Active Directory
2 9 (10.98%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (3.66%) Terminal Services
4 2 (2.44%) Hyper-V
4 2 (2.44%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 10 (12.20%) SCCM
1 10 (12.20%) SCOM
1 10 (12.20%) SCVMM
2 4 (4.88%) Nagios
3 3 (3.66%) OPNET
3 3 (3.66%) NetBackup
3 3 (3.66%) OpenView
3 3 (3.66%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 3 (3.66%) SolarWinds Orion
3 3 (3.66%) CA Spectrum
4 1 (1.22%) Cisco Prime
4 1 (1.22%) Cisco LMS
4 1 (1.22%) Opsview
Vendors
1 48 (58.54%) Cisco
2 29 (35.37%) Microsoft
3 26 (31.71%) Juniper
4 12 (14.63%) CheckPoint
4 12 (14.63%) VMware
5 9 (10.98%) McAfee
6 7 (8.54%) Riverbed
7 6 (7.32%) Sourcefire
8 5 (6.10%) HP
8 5 (6.10%) SolarWinds
8 5 (6.10%) F5
9 4 (4.88%) Polycom
9 4 (4.88%) Barracuda Networks
9 4 (4.88%) Avaya
10 3 (3.66%) Blue Coat
10 3 (3.66%) Sun
10 3 (3.66%) CA
11 2 (2.44%) Dell
11 2 (2.44%) Tripwire
11 2 (2.44%) IronPort
Wiltshire
Next Ventures Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Wiltshire/Somerset
Edward Carter Solutions
Salary: £Excellent + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Trowbridge, Wiltshire
techfolk Ltd
Salary: Negotiable + bonus + on call + certifications
Posted: 6 days ago
Swindon
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000 per annum + 5K car, 10K bonus
Posted: 14 days ago
Wiltshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago