The table below looks at the statistics for WAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wimbledon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WAN over the 3 months to 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 20 10 18
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +8
Permanent jobs citing WAN 2 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wimbledon 2.99% 13.89% 1.89%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.52% 45.45% 7.69%
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 1
Average salary £26,750 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-40.55% -
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -1.31%
WAN
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Wimbledon region.

Communications & Networking Category
Wimbledon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
21 11 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wimbledon 31.34% 30.56% 24.53%
Number of salaries quoted 20 9 13
Average salary £36,500 £44,000 £27,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.04% +62.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £32,500 £26,400
10% offered a salary of more than £43,750 £45,000 £46,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

WAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Wimbledon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WAN across the Wimbledon region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

WAN Jobs Demand Trend in Wimbledon

WAN
Salary Trend in Wimbledon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WAN across the Wimbledon region.

WAN Salary Trend in Wimbledon

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wimbledon

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the Wimbledon 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 8 (100.00%) ITIL
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
1 8 (100.00%) LAN
2 6 (75.00%) Finance
3 5 (62.50%) Blackberry
4 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
4 3 (37.50%) AS400
5 2 (25.00%) SQL
5 2 (25.00%) PRINCE2
5 2 (25.00%) MCSE
5 2 (25.00%) SharePoint
5 2 (25.00%) MS Exchange
5 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
5 2 (25.00%) CCNA
5 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
5 2 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (25.00%) SAN
5 2 (25.00%) Project Management
5 2 (25.00%) Change Management
5 2 (25.00%) Data Security
5 2 (25.00%) VMware
5 2 (25.00%) Business Continuity
5 2 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
5 2 (25.00%) Resource Management
5 2 (25.00%) CMDB
5 2 (25.00%) Network Security
5 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (25.00%) Hyper-V

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Wimbledon by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the Wimbledon 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 2 (25.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (12.50%) IBM Notes
Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (100.00%) LAN
2 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (25.00%) SAN
2 2 (25.00%) Network Security
2 2 (25.00%) NAS
General
1 6 (75.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Analyst
2 4 (50.00%) Support Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) 1st Line Support
3 2 (25.00%) Service Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Service Desk Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) 1st Line Support Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Technology Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Support Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) IT Manager
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) Blackberry
2 3 (37.50%) AS400
3 2 (25.00%) CMDB
3 2 (25.00%) Open Source
4 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) ITIL
2 2 (25.00%) PRINCE2
2 2 (25.00%) Project Management
2 2 (25.00%) Change Management
2 2 (25.00%) Data Security
2 2 (25.00%) Business Continuity
2 2 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
2 2 (25.00%) Resource Management
3 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) MCSE
1 2 (25.00%) CCNA
1 2 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) SLA
1 1 (12.50%) QA
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (25.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 2 (25.00%) VMware
3 1 (12.50%) Lotus