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 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 22 22 34
Rank change year-on-year
0 +12
Permanent jobs citing WAN 4 1 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wokingham 3.77% 1.32% 2.99%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.89% 4.35% 13.89%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 5
Average salary £36,750 £23,500 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+56.38% -63.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,950 £23,500 £37,600
10% offered a salary of more than £48,350 £23,500 £68,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -1.31%
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
45 23 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wokingham 42.45% 30.26% 21.56%
Number of salaries quoted 43 14 33
Average salary £36,750 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.63% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,250 £31,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £77,500
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
Salary Histogram in Wokingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WAN across the Wokingham region over the 3 months to 30 September 2014.

WAN Salary Histogram in Wokingham

WAN
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Wokingham

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 4 (80.00%) LAN
1 4 (80.00%) TCP/IP
1 4 (80.00%) Firewall
2 3 (60.00%) VLAN
2 3 (60.00%) VPN
2 3 (60.00%) ADSL
3 2 (40.00%) CCNA
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (40.00%) Wireless
4 1 (20.00%) Incident Management
4 1 (20.00%) Load Balancing
4 1 (20.00%) Network Security
4 1 (20.00%) CheckPoint
4 1 (20.00%) MPLS
4 1 (20.00%) OSPF
4 1 (20.00%) BGP
4 1 (20.00%) Windows
4 1 (20.00%) WLAN
4 1 (20.00%) SLA
4 1 (20.00%) Cisco

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Wokingham by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 4 (80.00%) TCP/IP
1 4 (80.00%) LAN
1 4 (80.00%) Firewall
2 3 (60.00%) VPN
2 3 (60.00%) VLAN
2 3 (60.00%) ADSL
3 2 (40.00%) Wireless
4 1 (20.00%) WLAN
4 1 (20.00%) MPLS
4 1 (20.00%) OSPF
4 1 (20.00%) BGP
4 1 (20.00%) Network Security
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Network Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Technical Support
1 2 (40.00%) Support Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Technical Support Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Technical Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Network Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Technical Support
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Technical Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) IT Support
2 1 (20.00%) Network Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Technical Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) IT Support Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Support Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (20.00%) Load Balancing
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) CCNA
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco
1 1 (20.00%) CheckPoint
Wokingham, Berkshire
Careerwise UK Limited
Salary: £45000 - £61000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Wokingham, Berkshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £22000 - £27000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago