The table below looks at the statistics for WAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Windsor region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WAN over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 15 33 -
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -
Permanent jobs citing WAN 5 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Windsor 7.35% 1.86% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 23.81% 5.77% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 0
Average salary £32,500 £25,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +6.66%
WAN
Berkshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Windsor
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
21 52 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Windsor 30.88% 32.30% 13.24%
Number of salaries quoted 17 33 9
Average salary £32,500 £27,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.18% -50.00%
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

WAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Windsor

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

WAN Jobs Demand Trend in Windsor

WAN
Salary Trend in Windsor

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

WAN Salary Trend in Windsor

WAN
Salary Histogram in Windsor

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WAN across the Windsor region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015.

WAN Salary Histogram in Windsor

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Windsor

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Windsor 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 6 (100.00%) LAN
2 5 (83.33%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (83.33%) CCNA
2 5 (83.33%) Wireless
3 4 (66.67%) Firewall
3 4 (66.67%) 802.1X
3 4 (66.67%) Internet
3 4 (66.67%) 802.11
3 4 (66.67%) VPN
3 4 (66.67%) DNS
3 4 (66.67%) Cisco
4 3 (50.00%) SSL
4 3 (50.00%) VoIP
4 3 (50.00%) Firmware
4 3 (50.00%) Meraki
4 3 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
4 3 (50.00%) Project Management
4 3 (50.00%) IPsec
5 2 (33.33%) VMware
5 2 (33.33%) MCITP
5 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
5 2 (33.33%) MCSE
5 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (16.67%) SAN
6 1 (16.67%) Red Hat
6 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
6 1 (16.67%) MCSA
6 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
6 1 (16.67%) DHCP

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Windsor by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Windsor 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 (16.67%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Office
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) LAN
2 5 (83.33%) Wireless
3 4 (66.67%) VPN
3 4 (66.67%) DNS
3 4 (66.67%) Internet
3 4 (66.67%) 802.11
3 4 (66.67%) Firewall
4 3 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
4 3 (50.00%) SSL
4 3 (50.00%) IPsec
4 3 (50.00%) VoIP
4 3 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (16.67%) NAS
5 1 (16.67%) DHCP
5 1 (16.67%) VLAN
5 1 (16.67%) SAN
5 1 (16.67%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Analyst
1 4 (66.67%) Systems Administrator
1 4 (66.67%) Support Analyst
1 4 (66.67%) Administrator
1 4 (66.67%) Network Administrator
2 3 (50.00%) Systems Support Analyst
2 3 (50.00%) Network Support
2 3 (50.00%) Network Analyst
2 3 (50.00%) Network Support Analyst
2 3 (50.00%) Systems Support
2 3 (50.00%) Systems Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Help Desk Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Help Desk Support
3 1 (16.67%) Help Desk Support Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Help Desk Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Help Desk Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Replication
1 1 (16.67%) Statistics
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
1 1 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (16.67%) Business Continuity
2 1 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) CCNA
1 5 (83.33%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (33.33%) MCSE
2 2 (33.33%) MCITP
3 1 (16.67%) Degree
3 1 (16.67%) RHCSA
3 1 (16.67%) MCSA
3 1 (16.67%) RHCA
3 1 (16.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (16.67%) MCTS
3 1 (16.67%) MCP
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) Firmware
2 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
3 1 (16.67%) XenApp
3 1 (16.67%) vSphere
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Cisco
2 3 (50.00%) Meraki
3 2 (33.33%) VMware
4 1 (16.67%) Oracle
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 1 (16.67%) Citrix
4 1 (16.67%) Red Hat
4 1 (16.67%) Symantec