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

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 43 66 39
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -27
Permanent jobs citing WAN 48 28 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 4.45% 2.76% 4.66%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 25.53% 16.57% 24.29%
Number of salaries quoted 28 27 42
Average salary £40,750 £40,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.87% +15.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,600 £25,500 £29,525
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £62,500 £51,400
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+10.66% -
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
188 169 177
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 17.42% 16.63% 19.18%
Number of salaries quoted 140 151 168
Average salary £37,750 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.62% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

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 4 May 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 4 May 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 +5 17 £45,000 +8.43% 9
Salisbury - 5 £50,000 - 4
Chippenham +1 4 £39,250 +53.92% 1
Trowbridge - 3 £35,000 - 1
Corsham -1 2 £32,500 -45.83%
Malmesbury - 1 - -
Calne - 1 £22,000 - 1
WAN
South West

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 84 (91.30%) LAN
2 58 (63.04%) Cisco
3 51 (55.43%) Cisco Certification
4 46 (50.00%) Firewall
5 40 (43.48%) CCNA
6 37 (40.22%) MPLS
7 34 (36.96%) VPN
8 33 (35.87%) Windows
9 31 (33.70%) Microsoft
10 29 (31.52%) Juniper
11 26 (28.26%) Telecoms
12 25 (27.17%) ITIL
12 25 (27.17%) Security Cleared
13 22 (23.91%) VoIP
14 21 (22.83%) CCNP
15 20 (21.74%) Cisco ASA
16 19 (20.65%) Network Design
17 18 (19.57%) Windows Server 2008
17 18 (19.57%) Windows Server 2012
18 17 (18.48%) ITIL V3
18 17 (18.48%) Network Security
18 17 (18.48%) TCP/IP
18 17 (18.48%) Service Management
19 16 (17.39%) WLAN
19 16 (17.39%) Microsoft Certification
19 16 (17.39%) VLAN
20 15 (16.30%) Active Directory
20 15 (16.30%) Wireless
21 14 (15.22%) SDH
21 14 (15.22%) MCSE

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 3 (3.26%) SharePoint
1 3 (3.26%) Lync
2 2 (2.17%) MS Exchange
2 2 (2.17%) IIS
Applications
1 13 (14.13%) MS Visio
2 9 (9.78%) MS Excel
3 6 (6.52%) MS Office
4 2 (2.17%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.17%) Office 365
2 1 (1.09%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 84 (91.30%) LAN
2 46 (50.00%) Firewall
3 37 (40.22%) MPLS
4 34 (36.96%) VPN
5 22 (23.91%) VoIP
6 20 (21.74%) Cisco ASA
7 17 (18.48%) Network Security
7 17 (18.48%) TCP/IP
8 16 (17.39%) WLAN
8 16 (17.39%) VLAN
9 15 (16.30%) Wireless
10 14 (15.22%) SDH
11 11 (11.96%) DNS
11 11 (11.96%) DWDM
12 9 (9.78%) DHCP
13 6 (6.52%) Ethernet
14 5 (5.43%) SAN
14 5 (5.43%) Internet
14 5 (5.43%) IP Telephony
15 4 (4.35%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (5.43%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.35%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 1 (1.09%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 26 (28.26%) Telecoms
2 6 (6.52%) Finance
3 2 (2.17%) Advertising
4 1 (1.09%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.09%) Banking
Job Titles
1 41 (44.57%) Network Engineer
2 11 (11.96%) Team Leader
2 11 (11.96%) Administrator
2 11 (11.96%) Network Team Leader
3 9 (9.78%) Consultant
4 8 (8.70%) Network Consultant
5 4 (4.35%) Designer
5 4 (4.35%) Senior Designer
5 4 (4.35%) Senior Network Engineer
5 4 (4.35%) Architect
5 4 (4.35%) Support Engineer
5 4 (4.35%) Configuration Manager
5 4 (4.35%) Service Manager
6 3 (3.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (3.26%) Network Security Engineer
6 3 (3.26%) Solutions Architect
6 3 (3.26%) Network Designer
6 3 (3.26%) Infrastructure Architect
6 3 (3.26%) Security Engineer
6 3 (3.26%) Senior Network Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.17%) .NET
1 2 (2.17%) HTML
1 2 (2.17%) COM
1 2 (2.17%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 13 (14.13%) Video Conferencing
2 9 (9.78%) CCTV
3 5 (5.43%) CMDB
4 2 (2.17%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.17%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.17%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.09%) Public Cloud
5 1 (1.09%) BYOD
Operating Systems
1 33 (35.87%) Windows
2 18 (19.57%) Windows Server 2008
2 18 (19.57%) Windows Server 2012
3 13 (14.13%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (6.52%) Linux
5 4 (4.35%) Windows 8
6 2 (2.17%) Windows 7
6 2 (2.17%) Android
6 2 (2.17%) Windows XP
6 2 (2.17%) Solaris
6 2 (2.17%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (27.17%) ITIL
2 19 (20.65%) Network Design
3 17 (18.48%) ITIL V3
3 17 (18.48%) Service Management
4 13 (14.13%) Network Monitoring
5 7 (7.61%) Business Continuity
5 7 (7.61%) Load Balancing
6 6 (6.52%) Configuration Management
6 6 (6.52%) PRINCE2
7 5 (5.43%) Technical Architecture
7 5 (5.43%) Change Control
8 4 (4.35%) Performance Monitoring
8 4 (4.35%) People Management
8 4 (4.35%) Application Performance Monitoring
8 4 (4.35%) Asset Management
8 4 (4.35%) Project Management
8 4 (4.35%) Validation
8 4 (4.35%) CRM
9 3 (3.26%) Migration
9 3 (3.26%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (13.04%) SQL
2 11 (11.96%) C
3 2 (2.17%) PowerShell
3 2 (2.17%) Python
3 2 (2.17%) VB
3 2 (2.17%) Java
3 2 (2.17%) Perl
Qualifications
1 51 (55.43%) Cisco Certification
2 40 (43.48%) CCNA
3 25 (27.17%) Security Cleared
4 21 (22.83%) CCNP
5 16 (17.39%) Microsoft Certification
6 14 (15.22%) MCSE
7 7 (7.61%) SC Cleared
8 5 (5.43%) MCP
9 4 (4.35%) Degree
9 4 (4.35%) DV Cleared
10 3 (3.26%) HP ASE
10 3 (3.26%) HP MASE
10 3 (3.26%) JNCIA
11 2 (2.17%) JNCIS
11 2 (2.17%) ITIL Certification
11 2 (2.17%) CCIE
12 1 (1.09%) CCDP
12 1 (1.09%) Check Point Certification
12 1 (1.09%) ISTQB
12 1 (1.09%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.35%) SLA
2 2 (2.17%) QA
System Software
1 15 (16.30%) Active Directory
2 8 (8.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.17%) Hyper-V
3 2 (2.17%) VMware ESX
3 2 (2.17%) Terminal Services
4 1 (1.09%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 10 (10.87%) SCCM
1 10 (10.87%) SCOM
1 10 (10.87%) SCVMM
2 3 (3.26%) Nagios
3 2 (2.17%) CA Spectrum
3 2 (2.17%) SolarWinds Orion
3 2 (2.17%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 2 (2.17%) OPNET
3 2 (2.17%) NetBackup
3 2 (2.17%) OpenView
4 1 (1.09%) Cisco Prime
4 1 (1.09%) Cisco LMS
4 1 (1.09%) Opsview
Vendors
1 58 (63.04%) Cisco
2 31 (33.70%) Microsoft
3 29 (31.52%) Juniper
4 10 (10.87%) Riverbed
4 10 (10.87%) VMware
5 9 (9.78%) McAfee
6 8 (8.70%) CheckPoint
7 6 (6.52%) SonicWALL
7 6 (6.52%) Barracuda Networks
8 5 (5.43%) HP
9 4 (4.35%) Symantec
9 4 (4.35%) Oracle
10 3 (3.26%) Dell
10 3 (3.26%) Avaya
10 3 (3.26%) ProCurve
10 3 (3.26%) IronPort
10 3 (3.26%) Tripwire
10 3 (3.26%) Meraki
10 3 (3.26%) SolarWinds
10 3 (3.26%) Polycom
Swindon
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Swindon
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Swindon
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Swindon
Computer Futures
Salary: £32000 - £35000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Trowbridge, Wiltshire
techfolk Ltd
Salary: Negotiable + bonus + on call + certifications
Posted: 3 days ago
Salisbury, Wiltshire
Fawcetts IT
Salary: From £15,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
FT Select
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Consult Solutions
Salary: £32000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Calne, Wiltshire
IT Support 365 Ltd
Posted: 5 days ago
Salisbury, Wiltshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: From £70,000 to £75,000 per annum Flexible Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Chippenham
White Horse Employment Network Limited
Salary: £37,000 to £42,000 per annum, depending on experience
Posted: 18 days ago
Salisbury, Wiltshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: From £22,000 to £24,000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
Salisbury, Wiltshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum Flexible Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago