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

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 18 68 46
Rank change year-on-year
+50 -22
Permanent jobs citing WAN 43 2 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Woking 12.95% 0.42% 3.12%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 40.57% 4.35% 19.35%
Number of salaries quoted 40 2 12
Average salary £23,000 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-45.88% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £38,500 £26,625
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £46,500 £44,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+10.66% -
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
106 46 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Woking 31.93% 9.70% 16.10%
Number of salaries quoted 100 41 61
Average salary £36,000 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £40,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

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 4 May 2015.

WAN Salary Histogram in Woking

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Woking

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 61 (100.00%) LAN
2 53 (86.89%) Active Directory
3 50 (81.97%) Microsoft
3 50 (81.97%) Windows
4 48 (78.69%) Citrix
5 47 (77.05%) MS Exchange
6 42 (68.85%) XenApp
7 40 (65.57%) TCP/IP
8 39 (63.93%) XenDesktop
9 37 (60.66%) ITIL
10 36 (59.02%) MS Excel
11 35 (57.38%) DNS
12 34 (55.74%) VoIP
12 34 (55.74%) DHCP
12 34 (55.74%) Windows 7
12 34 (55.74%) SCCM
13 33 (54.10%) Blackberry
14 32 (52.46%) MS Office
14 32 (52.46%) Analytical Skills
15 29 (47.54%) MCP
15 29 (47.54%) HP
15 29 (47.54%) A+ Certification
15 29 (47.54%) Project Planning
15 29 (47.54%) Citrix Presentation Server
15 29 (47.54%) MS PowerPoint
16 24 (39.34%) Service Management
17 23 (37.70%) Firewall
18 14 (22.95%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
18 14 (22.95%) Cisco
19 13 (21.31%) Cisco Certification

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Woking by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 47 (77.05%) MS Exchange
2 14 (22.95%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 10 (16.39%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (3.28%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (3.28%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.64%) JBoss
5 1 (1.64%) Apache
5 1 (1.64%) Tomcat
Applications
1 36 (59.02%) MS Excel
2 32 (52.46%) MS Office
3 29 (47.54%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 61 (100.00%) LAN
2 40 (65.57%) TCP/IP
3 35 (57.38%) DNS
4 34 (55.74%) VoIP
4 34 (55.74%) DHCP
5 23 (37.70%) Firewall
6 5 (8.20%) BGP
6 5 (8.20%) IPsec
6 5 (8.20%) Network Security
6 5 (8.20%) Cisco ASA
7 4 (6.56%) MPLS
8 3 (4.92%) OSPF
8 3 (4.92%) NetScreen
8 3 (4.92%) 3G
8 3 (4.92%) IP Telephony
8 3 (4.92%) Cisco PIX
8 3 (4.92%) Wireless
8 3 (4.92%) Structured Cabling
9 2 (3.28%) Cisco Nexus
9 2 (3.28%) HSRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.64%) SQL Server
General
1 13 (21.31%) Marketing
2 3 (4.92%) Law
Job Titles
1 29 (47.54%) Support Engineer
2 22 (36.07%) Desktop Support
3 19 (31.15%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 19 (31.15%) Desktop Engineer
4 17 (27.87%) Analyst
4 17 (27.87%) Support Analyst
5 16 (26.23%) 1st Line Support
6 15 (24.59%) 1st Line Support Analyst
7 12 (19.67%) 2nd Line Support
8 11 (18.03%) Service Analyst
8 11 (18.03%) Service Desk Analyst
9 10 (16.39%) Service Desk Engineer
9 10 (16.39%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 10 (16.39%) 1st Line Support Engineer
10 8 (13.11%) 3rd Line Support
11 5 (8.20%) Technical Support
11 5 (8.20%) Architect
11 5 (8.20%) Network Architect
12 4 (6.56%) IT Support
12 4 (6.56%) Help Desk Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.28%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 33 (54.10%) Blackberry
2 32 (52.46%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 50 (81.97%) Windows
2 34 (55.74%) Windows 7
3 11 (18.03%) Windows Server 2012
4 10 (16.39%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (16.39%) Mac OS
5 2 (3.28%) Windows 8
5 2 (3.28%) Windows Mobile
6 1 (1.64%) Linux
6 1 (1.64%) CentOS
6 1 (1.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (60.66%) ITIL
2 29 (47.54%) Project Planning
3 24 (39.34%) Service Management
4 13 (21.31%) Project Management
5 10 (16.39%) Digital Marketing
6 5 (8.20%) Network Design
7 3 (4.92%) PRINCE2
7 3 (4.92%) Requirements Analysis
8 2 (3.28%) Network Architecture
8 2 (3.28%) SysML
8 2 (3.28%) UML
9 1 (1.64%) Problem Management
9 1 (1.64%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (4.92%) Ada
2 1 (1.64%) Shell Script
2 1 (1.64%) Java
2 1 (1.64%) Perl
2 1 (1.64%) SQL
2 1 (1.64%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 29 (47.54%) MCP
1 29 (47.54%) A+ Certification
2 13 (21.31%) Cisco Certification
3 10 (16.39%) CCNP
4 6 (9.84%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (8.20%) CCDA
5 5 (8.20%) CCDP
6 4 (6.56%) Citrix Certification
6 4 (6.56%) CCIE
7 3 (4.92%) CCNA
7 3 (4.92%) JNCIS
7 3 (4.92%) Degree
8 2 (3.28%) JNCIP
8 2 (3.28%) JNCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.92%) SLA
System Software
1 53 (86.89%) Active Directory
2 42 (68.85%) XenApp
3 39 (63.93%) XenDesktop
4 29 (47.54%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 13 (21.31%) Hyper-V
6 12 (19.67%) VMware Infrastructure
7 2 (3.28%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 34 (55.74%) SCCM
2 3 (4.92%) Cisco CUCM
3 2 (3.28%) SCOM
Vendors
1 50 (81.97%) Microsoft
2 48 (78.69%) Citrix
3 29 (47.54%) HP
4 14 (22.95%) Cisco
5 13 (21.31%) MobileIron
6 12 (19.67%) VMware
7 10 (16.39%) AppSense
8 9 (14.75%) NetApp
8 9 (14.75%) 3PAR
9 5 (8.20%) Juniper
10 3 (4.92%) F5
11 2 (3.28%) CheckPoint
12 1 (1.64%) Red Hat
12 1 (1.64%) Oracle