Period
to 15 August 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 15 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wide Area Network (WAN)
Hampshire > Basingstoke
6 months to
15 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 79 33 45
Rank change year-on-year -46 +12 -4
Permanent jobs citing WAN 53 87 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 3.24% 7.94% 5.89%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 15.68% 31.75% 26.05%
Number of salaries quoted 45 82 50
Basingstoke median annual salary £47,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.75% -5.88% -
10th Percentile £27,750 £28,000 £32,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £52,350 £50,550
Hampshire median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +14.29% -12.50% -5.88%

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 338 274 238
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 20.65% 25.00% 22.60%
Number of salaries quoted 241 229 203
Basingstoke median annual salary £52,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +31.25% - -5.88%
10th Percentile £28,500 £26,250 £21,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £57,500 £54,250
Hampshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -5.88%

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 15 August 2018.

Salary histogram for WAN in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 15 August 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 43 (81.13%) LAN
2 28 (52.83%) Cisco
2 28 (52.83%) Firewall
3 22 (41.51%) VPN
4 21 (39.62%) Active Directory
5 19 (35.85%) Windows
5 19 (35.85%) VMware
6 18 (33.96%) Microsoft
7 16 (30.19%) MPLS
7 16 (30.19%) Security Cleared
7 16 (30.19%) Riverbed
7 16 (30.19%) Skype
8 15 (28.30%) SC Cleared
8 15 (28.30%) Avaya
8 15 (28.30%) Ethernet
9 14 (26.42%) CheckPoint
9 14 (26.42%) CTI
9 14 (26.42%) McAfee
10 13 (24.53%) Problem-Solving
11 12 (22.64%) VMware Infrastructure
12 11 (20.75%) Cisco ASA
12 11 (20.75%) Windows Server
12 11 (20.75%) ITIL
13 10 (18.87%) DNS
13 10 (18.87%) Project Management
13 10 (18.87%) Juniper
13 10 (18.87%) Service Design
13 10 (18.87%) ITIL V3
14 9 (16.98%) Brocade
14 9 (16.98%) Windows 10

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 8 (15.09%) MS Exchange
2 2 (3.77%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (3.77%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (3.77%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.77%) Skype for Business
3 1 (1.89%) Apache
3 1 (1.89%) Confluence
3 1 (1.89%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (1.89%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (3.77%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (3.77%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.89%) InfoPath
2 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.89%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 5 (9.43%) Office 365
2 1 (1.89%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.89%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 1 (1.89%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (1.89%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (1.89%) Datadog
2 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.89%) OneDrive
2 1 (1.89%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 43 (81.13%) LAN
2 28 (52.83%) Firewall
3 22 (41.51%) VPN
4 16 (30.19%) MPLS
4 16 (30.19%) Skype
5 15 (28.30%) Ethernet
6 14 (26.42%) CTI
7 11 (20.75%) Cisco ASA
8 10 (18.87%) DNS
9 9 (16.98%) VLAN
10 8 (15.09%) DAB
10 8 (15.09%) Wireless
11 7 (13.21%) Wi-Fi
12 6 (11.32%) TCP/IP
12 6 (11.32%) WLAN
13 5 (9.43%) SAN
14 4 (7.55%) BGP
14 4 (7.55%) OSPF
15 3 (5.66%) DHCP
15 3 (5.66%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.89%) Amazon RDS
1 1 (1.89%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (3.77%) JIRA
2 1 (1.89%) Bitbucket
2 1 (1.89%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.89%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.89%) Selenium
2 1 (1.89%) SilkTest
2 1 (1.89%) SoapUI
2 1 (1.89%) Subversion
2 1 (1.89%) Vagrant
2 1 (1.89%) WebDriver
General
1 9 (16.98%) Back Office
2 4 (7.55%) Legal
3 3 (5.66%) Finance
4 1 (1.89%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (18.87%) Architect
1 10 (18.87%) Infrastructure Manager
1 10 (18.87%) Network Architect
1 10 (18.87%) Network Infrastructure Manager
2 9 (16.98%) Network Manager
3 8 (15.09%) Delivery Manager
3 8 (15.09%) Infrastructure Delivery Manager
3 8 (15.09%) Network Delivery Manager
3 8 (15.09%) Support Engineer
4 6 (11.32%) 2nd Line Support
4 6 (11.32%) Field Engineer
4 6 (11.32%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 5 (9.43%) Analyst
5 5 (9.43%) Technical Design Leader
5 5 (9.43%) Technical Leader
6 4 (7.55%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 4 (7.55%) Field Support Engineer
6 4 (7.55%) Infrastructure Support
6 4 (7.55%) IT Support
6 4 (7.55%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.89%) .NET
1 1 (1.89%) Elastic Stack
1 1 (1.89%) LAMP
1 1 (1.89%) LDAP
1 1 (1.89%) LEMP Stack
1 1 (1.89%) SOAP
1 1 (1.89%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (15.09%) Data Centre
2 7 (13.21%) PMI
3 5 (9.43%) Hybrid Cloud
4 2 (3.77%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (1.89%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.89%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.89%) Linux Command Line
5 1 (1.89%) Minimum Viable Product
5 1 (1.89%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.89%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 19 (35.85%) Windows
2 11 (20.75%) Windows Server
3 9 (16.98%) Windows 10
4 8 (15.09%) Windows 7
5 7 (13.21%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (11.32%) Windows 8
6 6 (11.32%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (5.66%) Linux
7 3 (5.66%) Ubuntu
8 2 (3.77%) Debian
9 1 (1.89%) Amazon Linux
9 1 (1.89%) CentOS
9 1 (1.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (24.53%) Problem-Solving
2 11 (20.75%) ITIL
3 10 (18.87%) ITIL V3
3 10 (18.87%) Project Management
3 10 (18.87%) Service Design
4 8 (15.09%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (15.09%) Escalation Management
4 8 (15.09%) Waterfall
5 7 (13.21%) CMMI
5 7 (13.21%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 7 (13.21%) PRINCE
5 7 (13.21%) PRINCE2
5 7 (13.21%) Problem Management
5 7 (13.21%) RUP
6 6 (11.32%) Capacity Management
7 5 (9.43%) Migration
7 5 (9.43%) Network Design
7 5 (9.43%) Network Virtualisation
8 4 (7.55%) Enterprise Architecture
8 4 (7.55%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.77%) Bash Shell
1 2 (3.77%) Python
2 1 (1.89%) Java
2 1 (1.89%) PowerShell
2 1 (1.89%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 16 (30.19%) Security Cleared
2 15 (28.30%) SC Cleared
3 7 (13.21%) PMI Certification
4 6 (11.32%) Degree
5 4 (7.55%) DV Cleared
5 4 (7.55%) HNC
6 3 (5.66%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (5.66%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (3.77%) CCNP
7 2 (3.77%) MCSA
7 2 (3.77%) MCSE
7 2 (3.77%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (1.89%) A+ Certification
8 1 (1.89%) CCDP
8 1 (1.89%) CCIE
8 1 (1.89%) Check Point Certification
8 1 (1.89%) CISSP
8 1 (1.89%) JNCIS
8 1 (1.89%) MCP
8 1 (1.89%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.77%) GDPR
1 2 (3.77%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.89%) QA
2 1 (1.89%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (39.62%) Active Directory
2 12 (22.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (3.77%) Hyper-V
3 2 (3.77%) VMware NSX
4 1 (1.89%) Docker
4 1 (1.89%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (1.89%) Ansible
1 1 (1.89%) FortiGate
1 1 (1.89%) Kibana
1 1 (1.89%) logstash
1 1 (1.89%) Observium
1 1 (1.89%) Packer
1 1 (1.89%) Puppet
1 1 (1.89%) SCCM
1 1 (1.89%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 1 (1.89%) Terraform
1 1 (1.89%) WhatsUp Gold
1 1 (1.89%) WSUS
Vendors
1 28 (52.83%) Cisco
2 19 (35.85%) VMware
3 18 (33.96%) Microsoft
4 16 (30.19%) Riverbed
5 15 (28.30%) Avaya
6 14 (26.42%) CheckPoint
6 14 (26.42%) McAfee
7 10 (18.87%) Juniper
8 9 (16.98%) Brocade
9 6 (11.32%) TOWER Software
10 5 (9.43%) Genesys
10 5 (9.43%) Verint
11 2 (3.77%) F5
12 1 (1.89%) Atlassian
12 1 (1.89%) Forcepoint
12 1 (1.89%) Fortinet
12 1 (1.89%) Meraki
12 1 (1.89%) SolarWinds
12 1 (1.89%) SonicWALL
12 1 (1.89%) WatchGuard