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

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 28 49 43
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -6
Permanent jobs citing WAN 23 4 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Woking 8.01% 1.08% 3.37%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 24.47% 8.70% 23.91%
Number of salaries quoted 23 4 11
Average salary £22,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.71% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £22,500 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £54,500 £45,000
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
94 46 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Woking 32.75% 12.47% 14.11%
Number of salaries quoted 88 43 46
Average salary £34,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £45,000 £55,000
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 5 March 2015.

WAN Salary Histogram in Woking

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Woking

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 34 (100.00%) LAN
2 29 (85.29%) Windows
2 29 (85.29%) Active Directory
3 26 (76.47%) TCP/IP
3 26 (76.47%) Microsoft
4 25 (73.53%) MS Exchange
4 25 (73.53%) Citrix
5 23 (67.65%) DNS
6 22 (64.71%) DHCP
6 22 (64.71%) MS Excel
7 21 (61.76%) SCCM
7 21 (61.76%) Windows 7
8 20 (58.82%) XenApp
8 20 (58.82%) Blackberry
9 19 (55.88%) VoIP
9 19 (55.88%) MS Office
10 18 (52.94%) XenDesktop
11 17 (50.00%) ITIL
12 16 (47.06%) MCP
12 16 (47.06%) HP
12 16 (47.06%) A+ Certification
12 16 (47.06%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 16 (47.06%) Project Planning
12 16 (47.06%) MS PowerPoint
12 16 (47.06%) Analytical Skills
13 15 (44.12%) Service Management
14 11 (32.35%) Mac OS
15 10 (29.41%) Firewall
15 10 (29.41%) Cisco
16 7 (20.59%) Cisco Certification

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Woking by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 25 (73.53%) MS Exchange
2 4 (11.76%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 2 (5.88%) SharePoint
3 2 (5.88%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (2.94%) JBoss
4 1 (2.94%) Apache
4 1 (2.94%) Tomcat
Applications
1 22 (64.71%) MS Excel
2 19 (55.88%) MS Office
3 16 (47.06%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 34 (100.00%) LAN
2 26 (76.47%) TCP/IP
3 23 (67.65%) DNS
4 22 (64.71%) DHCP
5 19 (55.88%) VoIP
6 10 (29.41%) Firewall
7 5 (14.71%) Cisco ASA
7 5 (14.71%) VPN
8 4 (11.76%) MPLS
9 3 (8.82%) Network Security
9 3 (8.82%) SAN
9 3 (8.82%) Wireless
9 3 (8.82%) IPsec
9 3 (8.82%) SSL
10 2 (5.88%) DMZ
10 2 (5.88%) Internet
10 2 (5.88%) EIGRP
10 2 (5.88%) VRRP
10 2 (5.88%) BGP
10 2 (5.88%) Structured Cabling
General
1 3 (8.82%) Law
2 2 (5.88%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 18 (52.94%) Analyst
1 18 (52.94%) Support Analyst
1 18 (52.94%) Support Engineer
2 16 (47.06%) 1st Line Support Analyst
2 16 (47.06%) 1st Line Support
3 12 (35.29%) Service Desk Analyst
3 12 (35.29%) Service Analyst
4 11 (32.35%) 1st Line Support Engineer
5 8 (23.53%) Desktop Support
6 5 (14.71%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 5 (14.71%) Desktop Engineer
6 5 (14.71%) Technical Support
7 3 (8.82%) Desktop Analyst
7 3 (8.82%) Desktop Support Analyst
7 3 (8.82%) Architect
8 2 (5.88%) Project Manager
8 2 (5.88%) Technical Support Team Leader
8 2 (5.88%) Network Architect
8 2 (5.88%) Team Leader
8 2 (5.88%) Technical Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.88%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 20 (58.82%) Blackberry
2 16 (47.06%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.94%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 29 (85.29%) Windows
2 21 (61.76%) Windows 7
3 11 (32.35%) Mac OS
4 3 (8.82%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (5.88%) Linux
5 2 (5.88%) Windows 8
5 2 (5.88%) Windows Mobile
6 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (2.94%) CentOS
6 1 (2.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (2.94%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (50.00%) ITIL
2 16 (47.06%) Project Planning
3 15 (44.12%) Service Management
4 2 (5.88%) PRINCE2
4 2 (5.88%) UML
4 2 (5.88%) Project Management
4 2 (5.88%) Network Architecture
4 2 (5.88%) Network Design
4 2 (5.88%) SysML
4 2 (5.88%) Requirements Analysis
5 1 (2.94%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 1 (2.94%) Information Security
5 1 (2.94%) SIEM
5 1 (2.94%) Server Monitoring
5 1 (2.94%) Security Architecture
5 1 (2.94%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (8.82%) SQL
2 1 (2.94%) Bash Shell
2 1 (2.94%) Shell Script
2 1 (2.94%) Java
2 1 (2.94%) Perl
Qualifications
1 16 (47.06%) MCP
1 16 (47.06%) A+ Certification
2 7 (20.59%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (14.71%) CCNP
4 4 (11.76%) CCIE
4 4 (11.76%) VCP4
4 4 (11.76%) Degree
5 2 (5.88%) CCNA
5 2 (5.88%) CCDA
5 2 (5.88%) CCDP
5 2 (5.88%) JNCIP
5 2 (5.88%) JNCIE
6 1 (2.94%) CISM
6 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (2.94%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (2.94%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.82%) SLA
System Software
1 29 (85.29%) Active Directory
2 20 (58.82%) XenApp
3 18 (52.94%) XenDesktop
4 16 (47.06%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 4 (11.76%) Hyper-V
6 3 (8.82%) VMware Infrastructure
7 2 (5.88%) Firmware
7 2 (5.88%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 21 (61.76%) SCCM
2 2 (5.88%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (5.88%) SCOM
Vendors
1 26 (76.47%) Microsoft
2 25 (73.53%) Citrix
3 16 (47.06%) HP
4 10 (29.41%) Cisco
5 6 (17.65%) VMware
6 4 (11.76%) Juniper
7 3 (8.82%) MobileIron
8 2 (5.88%) CheckPoint
8 2 (5.88%) AppSense
9 1 (2.94%) ArcSight
9 1 (2.94%) 3PAR
9 1 (2.94%) Polycom
9 1 (2.94%) NetApp
9 1 (2.94%) Siemens
9 1 (2.94%) Red Hat
9 1 (2.94%) Oracle