The table below looks at the statistics for WAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wokingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WAN over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 24 23 40
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +17
Permanent jobs citing WAN 3 2 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wokingham 3.45% 2.38% 2.97%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.38% 5.88% 14.63%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 6
Average salary £36,000 £37,500 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% -42.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,400 £37,500 £43,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,200 £37,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
WAN
Berkshire

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
32 34 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wokingham 36.78% 40.48% 20.30%
Number of salaries quoted 30 21 40
Average salary £34,000 £45,000 £40,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.44% +11.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,900 £33,000 £25,050
10% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £65,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

WAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Wokingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WAN across the Wokingham region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 10 Related IT Skills in Wokingham

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Wokingham 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 3 (100.00%) ADSL
1 3 (100.00%) LAN
1 3 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (100.00%) VPN
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) VLAN
2 2 (66.67%) Wireless
2 2 (66.67%) CCNA
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (33.33%) Network Security

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Wokingham by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Wokingham 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.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) ADSL
1 3 (100.00%) LAN
1 3 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (100.00%) VPN
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) VLAN
2 2 (66.67%) Wireless
3 1 (33.33%) Network Security
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Network Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Technical Support
1 2 (66.67%) Support Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Technical Support Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Technical Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Technical Support
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Technical Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Technical Engineer
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) CCNA
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
Wokingham, Berkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago