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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 41 56 49
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -7
Permanent jobs citing WAN 15 3 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Woking 4.24% 0.73% 2.78%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 20.83% 3.70% 16.95%
Number of salaries quoted 11 3 9
Average salary £27,000 £22,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.72% -51.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £21,200 £33,700
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £36,400 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +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
72 81 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Woking 20.34% 19.76% 16.39%
Number of salaries quoted 64 65 58
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £22,000 £33,100
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £66,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 2 September 2015.

WAN Salary Histogram in Woking

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Woking

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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 52 (96.30%) LAN
2 38 (70.37%) Active Directory
3 37 (68.52%) Citrix
4 36 (66.67%) Microsoft
5 33 (61.11%) Firewall
6 30 (55.56%) ITIL
7 29 (53.70%) MS Exchange
8 27 (50.00%) Windows
8 27 (50.00%) XenApp
9 26 (48.15%) XenDesktop
9 26 (48.15%) TCP/IP
10 22 (40.74%) VoIP
11 21 (38.89%) Analytical Skills
12 17 (31.48%) MS Excel
13 15 (27.78%) Project Management
14 14 (25.93%) Blackberry
14 14 (25.93%) MCP
14 14 (25.93%) DHCP
14 14 (25.93%) MS Office
14 14 (25.93%) DNS
14 14 (25.93%) HP
14 14 (25.93%) A+ Certification
14 14 (25.93%) MS PowerPoint
14 14 (25.93%) Project Planning
14 14 (25.93%) Citrix Presentation Server
14 14 (25.93%) Windows 7
14 14 (25.93%) SCCM
15 13 (24.07%) MobileIron
15 13 (24.07%) Hyper-V
15 13 (24.07%) VMware

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Woking by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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 29 (53.70%) MS Exchange
2 13 (24.07%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 11 (20.37%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 17 (31.48%) MS Excel
2 14 (25.93%) MS PowerPoint
2 14 (25.93%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 52 (96.30%) LAN
2 33 (61.11%) Firewall
3 26 (48.15%) TCP/IP
4 22 (40.74%) VoIP
5 14 (25.93%) DHCP
5 14 (25.93%) DNS
6 6 (11.11%) BGP
6 6 (11.11%) Cisco ASA
7 5 (9.26%) VPN
7 5 (9.26%) Network Security
8 4 (7.41%) X.25
9 3 (5.56%) NetScreen
9 3 (5.56%) IPsec
9 3 (5.56%) IP Telephony
9 3 (5.56%) Cisco PIX
9 3 (5.56%) EIGRP
9 3 (5.56%) TACACS
9 3 (5.56%) 3G
9 3 (5.56%) OSPF
10 1 (1.85%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.85%) SQL Server
General
1 11 (20.37%) Marketing
2 3 (5.56%) Telecoms
2 3 (5.56%) Finance
3 2 (3.70%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (29.63%) Support Engineer
1 16 (29.63%) 2nd Line Support
2 14 (25.93%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 14 (25.93%) Desktop Support
2 14 (25.93%) Desktop Engineer
3 10 (18.52%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 10 (18.52%) Service Desk Engineer
4 8 (14.81%) IT Support
5 7 (12.96%) 3rd Line Support
5 7 (12.96%) 1st Line Support
6 4 (7.41%) Network Engineer
6 4 (7.41%) Help Desk Support
7 3 (5.56%) Senior Network Engineer
7 3 (5.56%) Network Designer
7 3 (5.56%) Support Analyst
7 3 (5.56%) Analyst
7 3 (5.56%) Architect
7 3 (5.56%) Designer
7 3 (5.56%) Network Architect
8 2 (3.70%) Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.85%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 21 (38.89%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (25.93%) Blackberry
3 4 (7.41%) Data Centre
4 3 (5.56%) Statistics
5 2 (3.70%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.85%) Eurex
Operating Systems
1 27 (50.00%) Windows
2 14 (25.93%) Windows 7
3 11 (20.37%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (18.52%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (7.41%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (55.56%) ITIL
2 15 (27.78%) Project Management
3 14 (25.93%) Project Planning
4 12 (22.22%) Service Management
5 10 (18.52%) Digital Marketing
6 7 (12.96%) Problem Management
7 4 (7.41%) Security Patching
8 3 (5.56%) Kalman Filter
8 3 (5.56%) Network Design
9 2 (3.70%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 2 (3.70%) Penetration Testing
9 2 (3.70%) Incident Management
9 2 (3.70%) Network Management
9 2 (3.70%) SIEM
9 2 (3.70%) Change Control
9 2 (3.70%) Low Latency
10 1 (1.85%) Market Making
10 1 (1.85%) Requirements Analysis
10 1 (1.85%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 3 (5.56%) SQL
1 3 (5.56%) Ada
Qualifications
1 14 (25.93%) MCP
1 14 (25.93%) A+ Certification
2 10 (18.52%) Cisco Certification
3 9 (16.67%) CCNP
4 5 (9.26%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (7.41%) Citrix Certification
6 3 (5.56%) JNCIS
6 3 (5.56%) CCDA
6 3 (5.56%) CCDP
6 3 (5.56%) CCIE
7 2 (3.70%) Degree
8 1 (1.85%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (12.96%) SLA
System Software
1 38 (70.37%) Active Directory
2 27 (50.00%) XenApp
3 26 (48.15%) XenDesktop
4 14 (25.93%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 13 (24.07%) Hyper-V
6 10 (18.52%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 14 (25.93%) SCCM
2 1 (1.85%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (1.85%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 37 (68.52%) Citrix
2 36 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 14 (25.93%) HP
4 13 (24.07%) VMware
4 13 (24.07%) MobileIron
5 12 (22.22%) Cisco
6 8 (14.81%) AppSense
6 8 (14.81%) NetApp
6 8 (14.81%) 3PAR
7 5 (9.26%) SolarWinds
8 3 (5.56%) F5
8 3 (5.56%) Juniper
9 2 (3.70%) Avaya
9 2 (3.70%) CheckPoint
10 1 (1.85%) Reuters
10 1 (1.85%) Bloomberg
10 1 (1.85%) EasyScreen
10 1 (1.85%) CQG
10 1 (1.85%) ION Trading
10 1 (1.85%) Patsystems