The table below looks at the statistics for WAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wokingham region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WAN over the 3 months to 22 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Berkshire / Wokingham
Rank 27 34 -
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -
Permanent jobs citing WAN 4 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wokingham 3.23% 0.68% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 44.44% 5.56% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 0
Median salary £36,500 £32,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.30% -
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%

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

Communications & Networking Category
Wokingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
9 18 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wokingham 7.26% 12.16% 14.55%
Number of salaries quoted 9 17 8
Median salary £37,500 £39,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.06% -4.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £41,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

WAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Wokingham

The demand trend of job ads across the Wokingham region citing WAN as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

WAN Jobs Demand Trend in Wokingham

WAN
Salary Trend in Wokingham

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

WAN Salary Trend in Wokingham

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wokingham

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, IT jobs citing WAN also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Wokingham region with a requirement for WAN.

1 4 (100.00%) LAN
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
2 2 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (50.00%) Wireless
2 2 (50.00%) Degree
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (50.00%) AirMagnet
2 2 (50.00%) SolarWinds
2 2 (50.00%) Network Management
2 2 (50.00%) High Availability
2 2 (50.00%) HSRP
2 2 (50.00%) 802.1X
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (50.00%) Juniper
2 2 (50.00%) 802.11
2 2 (50.00%) MPLS
2 2 (50.00%) OSPF
2 2 (50.00%) BGP
2 2 (50.00%) WLAN
2 2 (50.00%) DHCP
2 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (50.00%) VPN
2 2 (50.00%) DNS
2 2 (50.00%) CCNP
2 2 (50.00%) CCNA
2 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (25.00%) HP
3 1 (25.00%) Change Management
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Wokingham by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
1 4 (100.00%) LAN
2 2 (50.00%) 802.11
2 2 (50.00%) BGP
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (50.00%) DHCP
2 2 (50.00%) DNS
2 2 (50.00%) HSRP
2 2 (50.00%) MPLS
2 2 (50.00%) OSPF
2 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (50.00%) VPN
2 2 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (50.00%) Wireless
2 2 (50.00%) WLAN
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Firewall Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) LAN Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) LAN/WAN Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Firewall Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Senior LAN/WAN Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Switch Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) WAN Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) 802.1X
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) High Availability
1 2 (50.00%) Network Management
2 1 (25.00%) Change Management
2 1 (25.00%) Network Design
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) CCNA
1 2 (50.00%) CCNP
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
2 2 (50.00%) AirMagnet
2 2 (50.00%) Juniper
2 2 (50.00%) SolarWinds
3 1 (25.00%) HP
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) Mitel