The table below looks at the statistics for WAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Woking region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WAN over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 60 49 51
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +2
Permanent jobs citing WAN 3 11 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Woking 0.68% 2.90% 2.10%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.49% 16.92% 14.29%
Number of salaries quoted 3 10 9
Average salary £22,000 £46,250 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-52.43% +40.15%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
WAN
Surrey

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

Communications & Networking Category
Woking
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
86 65 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Woking 19.63% 17.15% 14.69%
Number of salaries quoted 67 63 54
Average salary £42,500 £47,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.52% +35.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £34,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

WAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Woking

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

WAN Jobs Demand Trend in Woking

WAN
Salary Trend in Woking

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

WAN Salary Trend in Woking

WAN
Salary Histogram in Woking

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WAN across the Woking region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

WAN Salary Histogram in Woking

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Woking

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Woking 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%) LAN
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (75.00%) Citrix
2 3 (75.00%) DNS
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (75.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (75.00%) XenApp
3 2 (50.00%) XenDesktop
3 2 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (50.00%) Project Planning
3 2 (50.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 2 (50.00%) SCCM
3 2 (50.00%) MPLS
3 2 (50.00%) Blackberry
3 2 (50.00%) A+ Certification
3 2 (50.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (50.00%) VoIP
3 2 (50.00%) DHCP
3 2 (50.00%) MS Office
3 2 (50.00%) MCP
3 2 (50.00%) HP
4 1 (25.00%) Firewall
4 1 (25.00%) Wireless
4 1 (25.00%) VMware
4 1 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Woking by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Woking 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 (75.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (50.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) LAN
2 3 (75.00%) DNS
2 3 (75.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (50.00%) MPLS
3 2 (50.00%) VoIP
3 2 (50.00%) DHCP
4 1 (25.00%) Firewall
4 1 (25.00%) Wireless
4 1 (25.00%) VPN
4 1 (25.00%) SAN
4 1 (25.00%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (25.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Junior Support Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) 1st Line Support Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Graduate
1 2 (50.00%) Junior
1 2 (50.00%) 1st Line Support
1 2 (50.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (25.00%) UNIX
3 1 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Project Planning
2 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (25.00%) Requirements Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) A+ Certification
1 2 (50.00%) MCP
2 1 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (25.00%) CCNA
2 1 (25.00%) CCDA
2 1 (25.00%) MCSE
2 1 (25.00%) MCSA
2 1 (25.00%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (75.00%) XenApp
3 2 (50.00%) XenDesktop
3 2 (50.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) SCCM
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Citrix
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) HP
3 1 (25.00%) VMware
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco