Period
to 11 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Basingstoke with a requirement for WAN skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited WAN over the 6 months to 11 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wide Area Network (WAN)
Hampshire > Basingstoke
6 months to
11 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 57 28 32
Rank change year-on-year -29 +4 +2
Permanent jobs citing WAN 84 90 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 5.13% 7.85% 8.63%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 24.63% 42.86% 30.45%
Number of salaries quoted 72 90 73
Basingstoke median annual salary £33,500 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.25% -11.11% -5.26%
10th Percentile £26,250 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £63,125 £48,750 £59,500
Hampshire median annual salary £39,000 £37,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +4.00% -11.76% -5.56%

WAN is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Basingstoke with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Basingstoke
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 341 210 289
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 20.84% 18.32% 28.33%
Number of salaries quoted 246 177 259
Basingstoke median annual salary £50,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% -5.88% -7.10%
10th Percentile £26,250 £28,300 £26,750
90th Percentile £72,500 £60,000 £61,500
Hampshire median annual salary £41,500 £39,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.06% -7.06% -

WAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Basingstoke

Job postings citing WAN as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke.

Job vacancy trend for WAN in Basingstoke

WAN
Salary Trend in Basingstoke

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

Salary trend for WAN in Basingstoke

WAN
Salary Histogram in Basingstoke

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing WAN in Basingstoke over the 6 months to 11 December 2018.

Salary histogram for WAN in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 11 December 2018, IT jobs citing WAN also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Basingstoke region with a requirement for WAN.

1 63 (75.00%) LAN
2 44 (52.38%) Microsoft
3 37 (44.05%) Active Directory
4 35 (41.67%) Windows
4 35 (41.67%) Cisco
5 34 (40.48%) Problem-Solving
6 32 (38.10%) Firewall
7 26 (30.95%) MPLS
7 26 (30.95%) Ethernet
7 26 (30.95%) Riverbed
8 25 (29.76%) Security Cleared
8 25 (29.76%) Skype
8 25 (29.76%) Windows Server
8 25 (29.76%) Avaya
8 25 (29.76%) McAfee
9 24 (28.57%) CheckPoint
10 23 (27.38%) WLAN
10 23 (27.38%) SC Cleared
11 22 (26.19%) CTI
12 21 (25.00%) VPN
12 21 (25.00%) Windows 7
12 21 (25.00%) Windows 10
13 19 (22.62%) Wi-Fi
13 19 (22.62%) VMware
13 19 (22.62%) Windows 8
13 19 (22.62%) Windows Server 2008
14 18 (21.43%) Project Management
15 15 (17.86%) Change Management
16 14 (16.67%) ITIL
16 14 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure

WAN
Co-occurring IT Skills in Basingstoke 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 9 (10.71%) MS Exchange
2 2 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (1.19%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (11.90%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (9.52%) Microsoft Project
3 6 (7.14%) MS Visio
4 4 (4.76%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 6 (7.14%) Office 365
2 4 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (3.57%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 63 (75.00%) LAN
2 32 (38.10%) Firewall
3 26 (30.95%) Ethernet
3 26 (30.95%) MPLS
4 25 (29.76%) Skype
5 23 (27.38%) WLAN
6 22 (26.19%) CTI
7 21 (25.00%) VPN
8 19 (22.62%) Wi-Fi
9 11 (13.10%) SAN
10 9 (10.71%) TCP/IP
10 9 (10.71%) VoIP
11 6 (7.14%) Network Security
11 6 (7.14%) Wireless
12 5 (5.95%) Cisco ASA
12 5 (5.95%) DAB
12 5 (5.95%) PABX
12 5 (5.95%) PBX
13 4 (4.76%) IPsec
13 4 (4.76%) VLAN
General
1 13 (15.48%) Back Office
2 12 (14.29%) Telecoms
3 4 (4.76%) Legal
4 3 (3.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 21 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 20 (23.81%) Analyst
3 18 (21.43%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
3 18 (21.43%) Network Manager
4 17 (20.24%) Support Analyst
5 14 (16.67%) Technical Analyst
6 12 (14.29%) 2nd Line Technical Support
6 12 (14.29%) 2nd Line Technical Support Analyst
6 12 (14.29%) Technical Support
6 12 (14.29%) Technical Support Analyst
7 10 (11.90%) Field Engineer
7 10 (11.90%) Implementation Manager
8 8 (9.52%) Infrastructure Manager
8 8 (9.52%) Network Infrastructure Manager
8 8 (9.52%) Support Engineer
8 8 (9.52%) Technical Design Leader
8 8 (9.52%) Technical Leader
9 7 (8.33%) Architect
10 6 (7.14%) Network Architect
11 5 (5.95%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.76%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (9.52%) Data Centre
1 8 (9.52%) Hybrid Cloud
2 7 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (7.14%) Driving Licence
4 4 (4.76%) Linux Command Line
4 4 (4.76%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 35 (41.67%) Windows
2 25 (29.76%) Windows Server
3 21 (25.00%) Windows 10
3 21 (25.00%) Windows 7
4 19 (22.62%) Windows 8
4 19 (22.62%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (7.14%) Linux
6 5 (5.95%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (2.38%) Debian
7 2 (2.38%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (40.48%) Problem-Solving
2 18 (21.43%) Project Management
3 15 (17.86%) Change Management
4 14 (16.67%) ITIL
5 11 (13.10%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (13.10%) Waterfall
6 10 (11.90%) ITIL V3
6 10 (11.90%) Service Design
7 9 (10.71%) Network Design
8 8 (9.52%) Enterprise Architecture
8 8 (9.52%) Network Virtualisation
8 8 (9.52%) Risk Management
8 8 (9.52%) Time Management
9 7 (8.33%) Change Control
9 7 (8.33%) Creative Thinking
9 7 (8.33%) Information Security
9 7 (8.33%) Line Management
9 7 (8.33%) PRINCE2
9 7 (8.33%) Project Governance
10 5 (5.95%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 4 (4.76%) C
1 4 (4.76%) C++
Qualifications
1 25 (29.76%) Security Cleared
2 23 (27.38%) SC Cleared
3 7 (8.33%) HNC
4 4 (4.76%) DV Cleared
4 4 (4.76%) ITIL Certification
4 4 (4.76%) PMI Certification
5 3 (3.57%) Degree
5 3 (3.57%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (2.38%) CCNP
6 2 (2.38%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (2.38%) MCSA
6 2 (2.38%) MCSE
6 2 (2.38%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (2.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (1.19%) CCDP
7 1 (1.19%) CCNA
7 1 (1.19%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.95%) SLA
2 2 (2.38%) GDPR
2 2 (2.38%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.19%) QA
System Software
1 37 (44.05%) Active Directory
2 14 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.19%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (1.19%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 8 (9.52%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (1.19%) FortiGate
2 1 (1.19%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (1.19%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 44 (52.38%) Microsoft
2 35 (41.67%) Cisco
3 26 (30.95%) Riverbed
4 25 (29.76%) Avaya
4 25 (29.76%) McAfee
5 24 (28.57%) CheckPoint
6 19 (22.62%) VMware
7 9 (10.71%) Genesys
7 9 (10.71%) Verint
8 6 (7.14%) Juniper
9 4 (4.76%) Brocade
10 3 (3.57%) TOWER Software
11 1 (1.19%) F5
11 1 (1.19%) Forcepoint
11 1 (1.19%) Fortinet
11 1 (1.19%) HP
11 1 (1.19%) Palo Alto
11 1 (1.19%) SolarWinds