Period
to 22 May 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 22 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wide Area Network (WAN)
Hampshire > Basingstoke
6 months to
22 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 67 32 43
Rank change year-on-year -35 +11 +3
Permanent jobs citing WAN 56 71 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 3.87% 7.02% 5.65%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 22.05% 26.49% 25.89%
Number of salaries quoted 47 63 46
Basingstoke median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88% +25.93%
10th Percentile £35,000 £25,000 £32,500
90th Percentile £63,750 £58,750 £57,500
Hampshire median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% -5.56% +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 254 268 224
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 17.54% 26.51% 21.81%
Number of salaries quoted 184 226 184
Basingstoke median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% -5.88%
10th Percentile £30,000 £26,250 £25,375
90th Percentile £70,875 £62,500 £57,500
Hampshire median annual salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.50% - -

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 22 May 2018.

Salary histogram for WAN in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 27 (48.21%) LAN
2 26 (46.43%) Firewall
2 26 (46.43%) Bash Shell
3 25 (44.64%) Linux
4 22 (39.29%) DNS
5 21 (37.50%) VoIP
6 17 (30.36%) Windows
7 16 (28.57%) DHCP
8 15 (26.79%) BGP
8 15 (26.79%) OSPF
9 14 (25.00%) Cisco
9 14 (25.00%) Python
9 14 (25.00%) SC Cleared
9 14 (25.00%) Security Cleared
9 14 (25.00%) CentOS
9 14 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
10 13 (23.21%) Telecoms
10 13 (23.21%) MPLS
11 12 (21.43%) RTP
11 12 (21.43%) VPN
11 12 (21.43%) Wireshark
11 12 (21.43%) Lua
11 12 (21.43%) Kamailio
11 12 (21.43%) Open Source
11 12 (21.43%) High Availability
11 12 (21.43%) Terraform
12 11 (19.64%) VLAN
12 11 (19.64%) PowerShell
13 10 (17.86%) Active Directory
13 10 (17.86%) Juniper

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 2 (3.57%) Apache
1 2 (3.57%) Confluence
1 2 (3.57%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (1.79%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.79%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.79%) Skype for Business
2 1 (1.79%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (1.79%) InfoPath
1 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (1.79%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 6 (10.71%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (8.93%) Office 365
3 2 (3.57%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 2 (3.57%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (3.57%) AWS CloudFormation
3 2 (3.57%) Datadog
3 2 (3.57%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.79%) OneDrive
4 1 (1.79%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 27 (48.21%) LAN
2 26 (46.43%) Firewall
3 22 (39.29%) DNS
4 21 (37.50%) VoIP
5 16 (28.57%) DHCP
6 15 (26.79%) BGP
6 15 (26.79%) OSPF
7 13 (23.21%) MPLS
8 12 (21.43%) RTP
8 12 (21.43%) VPN
8 12 (21.43%) Wireshark
9 11 (19.64%) VLAN
10 10 (17.86%) Cisco ASA
10 10 (17.86%) HTTP
10 10 (17.86%) IPsec
10 10 (17.86%) RIP
10 10 (17.86%) SSL
10 10 (17.86%) VPLS
11 8 (14.29%) PBX
11 8 (14.29%) PSTN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.57%) Amazon RDS
1 2 (3.57%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (5.36%) JIRA
2 2 (3.57%) Bitbucket
2 2 (3.57%) Git (software)
2 2 (3.57%) Vagrant
3 1 (1.79%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.79%) Selenium
3 1 (1.79%) SilkTest
3 1 (1.79%) SoapUI
3 1 (1.79%) Sonatype Nexus
3 1 (1.79%) Subversion
3 1 (1.79%) WebDriver
General
1 13 (23.21%) Telecoms
2 3 (5.36%) Back Office
3 1 (1.79%) Finance
3 1 (1.79%) Games
3 1 (1.79%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (21.43%) Network Engineer
2 11 (19.64%) Architect
2 11 (19.64%) Network Architect
3 8 (14.29%) Consultant
4 7 (12.50%) Telephony Consultant
5 4 (7.14%) Cloud Engineer
5 4 (7.14%) IT Support
5 4 (7.14%) Senior IT Support
6 3 (5.36%) Infrastructure Manager
6 3 (5.36%) IT Engineer
6 3 (5.36%) IT Support Engineer
6 3 (5.36%) Network Infrastructure Manager
6 3 (5.36%) Senior IT Engineer
6 3 (5.36%) Senior Support Engineer
6 3 (5.36%) Support Engineer
6 3 (5.36%) Test Manager
7 2 (3.57%) Delivery Manager
7 2 (3.57%) DevOps Engineer
7 2 (3.57%) Infrastructure Delivery Manager
7 2 (3.57%) Network Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.57%) Elastic Stack
1 2 (3.57%) LAMP
1 2 (3.57%) LDAP
1 2 (3.57%) LEMP Stack
1 2 (3.57%) Web Services
2 1 (1.79%) .NET
2 1 (1.79%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (17.86%) Analytical Skills
1 10 (17.86%) Clustering
2 5 (8.93%) Data Centre
3 2 (3.57%) Linux Command Line
3 2 (3.57%) PMI
4 1 (1.79%) Digital Media
4 1 (1.79%) Minimum Viable Product
4 1 (1.79%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 25 (44.64%) Linux
2 17 (30.36%) Windows
3 14 (25.00%) CentOS
4 4 (7.14%) Windows 10
5 3 (5.36%) Windows Server
5 3 (5.36%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (3.57%) Amazon Linux
6 2 (3.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (3.57%) Ubuntu
7 1 (1.79%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
2 12 (21.43%) High Availability
2 12 (21.43%) Open Source
3 10 (17.86%) Load Balancing
3 10 (17.86%) Task Automation
4 5 (8.93%) Migration
5 4 (7.14%) Network Management
6 3 (5.36%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (5.36%) DevOps
6 3 (5.36%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (5.36%) Mentoring
6 3 (5.36%) Mobile Device Management
6 3 (5.36%) Waterfall
7 2 (3.57%) Configuration Management
7 2 (3.57%) ITIL
7 2 (3.57%) PRINCE
7 2 (3.57%) PRINCE2
7 2 (3.57%) Problem Management
7 2 (3.57%) RUP
7 2 (3.57%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 26 (46.43%) Bash Shell
2 14 (25.00%) Python
3 12 (21.43%) Lua
4 11 (19.64%) PowerShell
5 10 (17.86%) Perl
5 10 (17.86%) SQL
6 2 (3.57%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.79%) Java
Qualifications
1 14 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 14 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (8.93%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (8.93%) DV Cleared
3 4 (7.14%) CCNP
4 3 (5.36%) CCDP
4 3 (5.36%) JNCIS
5 2 (3.57%) Degree
5 2 (3.57%) PMI Certification
6 1 (1.79%) A+ Certification
6 1 (1.79%) CCNA
6 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (1.79%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (17.86%) HIPAA
1 10 (17.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 10 (17.86%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 12 (21.43%) Kamailio
2 10 (17.86%) Active Directory
3 6 (10.71%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (8.93%) VMware NSX
5 2 (3.57%) Docker
6 1 (1.79%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 12 (21.43%) Terraform
2 10 (17.86%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (5.36%) Ansible
3 3 (5.36%) SCCM
3 3 (5.36%) WSUS
4 2 (3.57%) Kibana
4 2 (3.57%) logstash
4 2 (3.57%) Observium
4 2 (3.57%) Packer
4 2 (3.57%) Puppet
Vendors
1 14 (25.00%) Cisco
2 10 (17.86%) Juniper
3 9 (16.07%) Brocade
4 8 (14.29%) VMware
5 3 (5.36%) Avaya
5 3 (5.36%) CheckPoint
5 3 (5.36%) McAfee
5 3 (5.36%) Riverbed
6 2 (3.57%) Atlassian
6 2 (3.57%) Microsoft
6 2 (3.57%) TOWER Software
7 1 (1.79%) Arista
7 1 (1.79%) BT
7 1 (1.79%) IBM
7 1 (1.79%) Palo Alto
7 1 (1.79%) Red Hat