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

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 28 16 8
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -8
Permanent jobs citing WAN 2 3 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wimbledon 1.87% 4.69% 19.61%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.76% 37.50% 52.63%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 5
Average salary £48,500 £33,750 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+43.70% -25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -
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
17 8 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wimbledon 15.89% 12.50% 37.25%
Number of salaries quoted 11 7 9
Average salary £44,500 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.25% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £27,500 £43,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 27 May 2015, 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 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (100.00%) Citrix
1 4 (100.00%) SAN
1 4 (100.00%) NetApp
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (75.00%) Intranet
2 3 (75.00%) Management Information System
2 3 (75.00%) Information Security
2 3 (75.00%) VPN
2 3 (75.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (75.00%) LAN
2 3 (75.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) Asset Management
2 3 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (75.00%) Windows 7
2 3 (75.00%) Windows 8
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (75.00%) Data Centre
3 2 (50.00%) Analytics
3 2 (50.00%) Infrastructure Management
3 2 (50.00%) Coaching
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (50.00%) Firewall
3 2 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle Linux
3 2 (50.00%) Office 365
3 2 (50.00%) Linux

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Wimbledon by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, 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 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (75.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (50.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) SAN
2 3 (75.00%) Intranet
2 3 (75.00%) LAN
2 3 (75.00%) VPN
3 2 (50.00%) Firewall
4 1 (25.00%) VLAN
4 1 (25.00%) MPLS
4 1 (25.00%) DNS
4 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
General
1 1 (25.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Systems Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Network Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Management Information System
1 3 (75.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (75.00%) Windows 7
2 3 (75.00%) Windows 8
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle Linux
3 2 (50.00%) Linux
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Information Security
1 3 (75.00%) Asset Management
2 2 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 2 (50.00%) Analytics
2 2 (50.00%) Infrastructure Management
2 2 (50.00%) Coaching
3 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (25.00%) Network Design
3 1 (25.00%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) MCP
1 1 (25.00%) CCNA
1 1 (25.00%) CCA
1 1 (25.00%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (25.00%) XenApp
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) Citrix
1 4 (100.00%) NetApp
2 3 (75.00%) VMware
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco
4 1 (25.00%) HP
4 1 (25.00%) Mitel
4 1 (25.00%) ProCurve
4 1 (25.00%) Riverbed