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 1 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 37 22 19
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -3
Permanent jobs citing WAN 4 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wokingham 2.74% 3.06% 1.49%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 22.22% 14.29% 11.11%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 1
Median salary £31,750 £29,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.48% -14.70%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
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
18 21 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wokingham 12.33% 21.43% 13.43%
Number of salaries quoted 18 17 9
Median salary £35,000 £40,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £29,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £47,500 £46,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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
Salary Histogram in Wokingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WAN across the Wokingham region over the 3 months to 1 July 2016.

WAN Salary Histogram in Wokingham

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wokingham

For the 6 months to 1 July 2016, 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 7 (100.00%) LAN
2 6 (85.71%) Windows
3 5 (71.43%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (57.14%) Cisco
4 4 (57.14%) CCNP
4 4 (57.14%) Firewall
4 4 (57.14%) Degree
4 4 (57.14%) ITIL
5 3 (42.86%) Service Delivery
5 3 (42.86%) Network Security
5 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
6 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (28.57%) CCNA
6 2 (28.57%) DHCP
6 2 (28.57%) VPN
6 2 (28.57%) DNS
6 2 (28.57%) MCSE
7 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
7 1 (14.29%) Network Management
7 1 (14.29%) High Availability
7 1 (14.29%) HSRP
7 1 (14.29%) Windows 8
7 1 (14.29%) 802.1X
7 1 (14.29%) Driving Licence
7 1 (14.29%) MCITP
7 1 (14.29%) VLAN
7 1 (14.29%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (14.29%) Wireless
7 1 (14.29%) VMware
7 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (100.00%) LAN
2 4 (57.14%) Firewall
3 3 (42.86%) Network Security
4 2 (28.57%) DHCP
4 2 (28.57%) DNS
4 2 (28.57%) VPN
5 1 (14.29%) 802.11
5 1 (14.29%) BGP
5 1 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (14.29%) HSRP
5 1 (14.29%) MPLS
5 1 (14.29%) OSPF
5 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
5 1 (14.29%) VLAN
5 1 (14.29%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (14.29%) Wireless
5 1 (14.29%) WLAN
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Cisco Engineer
1 3 (42.86%) Cisco Network Engineer
1 3 (42.86%) Network Engineer
1 3 (42.86%) Support Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) IT Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) IT Support
2 2 (28.57%) IT Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) 1st Line Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
3 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Support
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) IT Support Specialist
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Systems Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) Windows
2 1 (14.29%) Linux
2 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
2 1 (14.29%) Windows 8
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (14.29%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) ITIL
2 3 (42.86%) Service Delivery
3 1 (14.29%) High Availability
3 1 (14.29%) Network Management
Qualifications
1 5 (71.43%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (57.14%) CCNP
2 4 (57.14%) Degree
3 2 (28.57%) CCNA
3 2 (28.57%) MCSE
3 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (14.29%) A+ Certification
4 1 (14.29%) MCITP
4 1 (14.29%) MCSA
System Software
1 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
2 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Cisco
2 1 (14.29%) AirMagnet
2 1 (14.29%) Citrix
2 1 (14.29%) Juniper
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) SolarWinds
2 1 (14.29%) VMware