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

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 48 87 52
Rank change year-on-year
+39 -35
Permanent jobs citing WAN 50 14 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 4.47% 1.41% 4.16%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 25.38% 9.79% 17.86%
Number of salaries quoted 41 11 42
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +15.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £51,260
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
197 143 252
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 17.62% 14.40% 23.31%
Number of salaries quoted 164 133 233
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £60,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 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 4 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 +11 26 £41,500 +3.75% 1
Corsham +4 11 £30,000 -20.00%
Chippenham +17 6 £37,500 -
Calne 0 2 £21,000 +5.00%
Trowbridge - 1 £35,000 - 1
WAN
South West

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 4 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 76 (83.52%) LAN
2 53 (58.24%) Cisco
3 48 (52.75%) Cisco Certification
4 44 (48.35%) Firewall
5 32 (35.16%) Security Cleared
6 31 (34.07%) Network Security
6 31 (34.07%) Microsoft
6 31 (34.07%) CCNA
7 30 (32.97%) Juniper
7 30 (32.97%) ITIL
7 30 (32.97%) MPLS
8 28 (30.77%) VoIP
9 27 (29.67%) Windows
10 25 (27.47%) CCNP
10 25 (27.47%) VPN
11 22 (24.18%) Telecoms
12 21 (23.08%) ITIL V3
13 20 (21.98%) VLAN
14 18 (19.78%) SC Cleared
14 18 (19.78%) Active Directory
15 16 (17.58%) SQL
16 15 (16.48%) CheckPoint
16 15 (16.48%) Network Management
16 15 (16.48%) Network Design
17 14 (15.38%) Service Management
18 13 (14.29%) Network Monitoring
19 12 (13.19%) Cisco ASA
19 12 (13.19%) MS Visio
19 12 (13.19%) SDH
20 11 (12.09%) Ethernet

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 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 5 (5.49%) MS Exchange
2 3 (3.30%) Lync
2 3 (3.30%) IIS
3 2 (2.20%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.10%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (1.10%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.10%) WordPress
4 1 (1.10%) CMS
Applications
1 12 (13.19%) MS Visio
2 9 (9.89%) MS Excel
3 7 (7.69%) MS Office
4 2 (2.20%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.10%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.20%) Office 365
2 1 (1.10%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 76 (83.52%) LAN
2 44 (48.35%) Firewall
3 31 (34.07%) Network Security
4 30 (32.97%) MPLS
5 28 (30.77%) VoIP
6 25 (27.47%) VPN
7 20 (21.98%) VLAN
8 12 (13.19%) Cisco ASA
8 12 (13.19%) SDH
9 11 (12.09%) Ethernet
9 11 (12.09%) BGP
10 10 (10.99%) DWDM
10 10 (10.99%) TCP/IP
11 8 (8.79%) EIGRP
12 7 (7.69%) IPsec
13 6 (6.59%) DNS
13 6 (6.59%) WLAN
13 6 (6.59%) DHCP
13 6 (6.59%) ATM
13 6 (6.59%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (9.89%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.30%) MySQL
General
1 22 (24.18%) Telecoms
2 11 (12.09%) Finance
3 2 (2.20%) Advertising
4 1 (1.10%) Banking
4 1 (1.10%) Billing
4 1 (1.10%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 27 (29.67%) Network Engineer
2 13 (14.29%) Designer
3 11 (12.09%) Administrator
4 9 (9.89%) Network Specialist
5 7 (7.69%) Network Designer
6 6 (6.59%) Security Designer
6 6 (6.59%) Senior Designer
7 5 (5.49%) Architect
7 5 (5.49%) Consultant
7 5 (5.49%) Technical Support
8 4 (4.40%) Network Security Engineer
8 4 (4.40%) Infrastructure Architect
8 4 (4.40%) Security Engineer
9 3 (3.30%) Infrastructure Specialist
9 3 (3.30%) Security Specialist
9 3 (3.30%) Network Security Specialist
9 3 (3.30%) Senior Network Designer
9 3 (3.30%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
9 3 (3.30%) Solutions Architect
9 3 (3.30%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.30%) HTML
1 3 (3.30%) .NET
2 1 (1.10%) COM
2 1 (1.10%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 9 (9.89%) CCTV
2 7 (7.69%) Video Conferencing
3 5 (5.49%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (3.30%) Replication
4 3 (3.30%) Blackberry
5 2 (2.20%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.10%) Cryptography
6 1 (1.10%) CMDB
6 1 (1.10%) Fat Client
6 1 (1.10%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.10%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 27 (29.67%) Windows
2 10 (10.99%) Linux
2 10 (10.99%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (6.59%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (5.49%) Windows 8
5 4 (4.40%) Windows XP
5 4 (4.40%) Windows 7
6 3 (3.30%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (3.30%) Solaris
6 3 (3.30%) UNIX
7 2 (2.20%) Android
8 1 (1.10%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (32.97%) ITIL
2 21 (23.08%) ITIL V3
3 15 (16.48%) Network Management
3 15 (16.48%) Network Design
4 14 (15.38%) Service Management
5 13 (14.29%) Network Monitoring
6 8 (8.79%) Change Control
7 5 (5.49%) Service Delivery
8 4 (4.40%) Configuration Management
8 4 (4.40%) Performance Monitoring
8 4 (4.40%) Demand Forecasting
8 4 (4.40%) Infrastructure Management
8 4 (4.40%) Load Balancing
9 3 (3.30%) Business Continuity
9 3 (3.30%) Technical Architecture
9 3 (3.30%) Time Management
9 3 (3.30%) Release Management
9 3 (3.30%) Performance Tuning
9 3 (3.30%) Capacity Planning
9 3 (3.30%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 16 (17.58%) SQL
2 10 (10.99%) C
3 2 (2.20%) VB
3 2 (2.20%) Java
3 2 (2.20%) Perl
3 2 (2.20%) Python
3 2 (2.20%) PowerShell
4 1 (1.10%) PHP
Qualifications
1 48 (52.75%) Cisco Certification
2 32 (35.16%) Security Cleared
3 31 (34.07%) CCNA
4 25 (27.47%) CCNP
5 18 (19.78%) SC Cleared
6 9 (9.89%) Degree
7 8 (8.79%) JNCIS
8 7 (7.69%) CCIE
8 7 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
9 6 (6.59%) ITIL Certification
9 6 (6.59%) MCP
9 6 (6.59%) DV Cleared
10 4 (4.40%) MCSE
10 4 (4.40%) CCDP
10 4 (4.40%) JNCIA
11 2 (2.20%) CCDA
11 2 (2.20%) Check Point Certification
11 2 (2.20%) VCP4
12 1 (1.10%) CCSE
12 1 (1.10%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.69%) SLA
2 1 (1.10%) QA
System Software
1 18 (19.78%) Active Directory
2 7 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.20%) Firmware
3 2 (2.20%) Terminal Services
3 2 (2.20%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.10%) ProxySG
4 1 (1.10%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 10 (10.99%) SCCM
1 10 (10.99%) SCOM
1 10 (10.99%) SCVMM
2 4 (4.40%) CiscoWorks
2 4 (4.40%) Cisco CUCM
3 3 (3.30%) NetBackup
3 3 (3.30%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 3 (3.30%) Netcool
4 2 (2.20%) OpenView
4 2 (2.20%) OPNET
4 2 (2.20%) Nagios
4 2 (2.20%) SolarWinds Orion
4 2 (2.20%) CA Spectrum
5 1 (1.10%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 53 (58.24%) Cisco
2 31 (34.07%) Microsoft
3 30 (32.97%) Juniper
4 15 (16.48%) CheckPoint
5 10 (10.99%) McAfee
5 10 (10.99%) VMware
6 7 (7.69%) Sourcefire
7 6 (6.59%) Avaya
7 6 (6.59%) Polycom
7 6 (6.59%) Riverbed
8 5 (5.49%) SolarWinds
9 4 (4.40%) HP
9 4 (4.40%) F5
9 4 (4.40%) Blue Coat
10 3 (3.30%) Tandberg
10 3 (3.30%) Verint
10 3 (3.30%) Barracuda Networks
10 3 (3.30%) Genesys
10 3 (3.30%) Sun
11 2 (2.20%) CA
Salisbury, Wiltshire
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Posted: 1 hour ago
Trowbridge, Wiltshire
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Salary: £40000.00 - £47000.00 per annum + Car/Allow Bonus Bens
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