Period
to 20 October 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 20 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wide Area Network (WAN)
Hampshire > Basingstoke
6 months to
20 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 56 25 39
Rank change year-on-year -31 +14 -3
Permanent jobs citing WAN 88 90 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 4.99% 8.13% 6.84%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 23.53% 37.82% 27.60%
Number of salaries quoted 75 88 55
Basingstoke median annual salary £36,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.75% -5.88% -5.56%
10th Percentile £26,250 £28,000 £32,500
90th Percentile £75,500 £51,450 £52,050
Hampshire median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +14.29% -12.50% -8.31%

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 374 238 250
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 21.19% 21.50% 24.78%
Number of salaries quoted 265 206 221
Basingstoke median annual salary £52,500 £40,000 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +31.25% -1.23% -4.71%
10th Percentile £27,750 £28,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £57,500 £60,000
Hampshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% -3.61% -0.60%

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 20 October 2018.

Salary histogram for WAN in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 66 (75.00%) LAN
2 41 (46.59%) Microsoft
3 39 (44.32%) Cisco
4 37 (42.05%) Active Directory
4 37 (42.05%) Windows
5 34 (38.64%) Firewall
6 33 (37.50%) Problem-Solving
7 29 (32.95%) Skype
7 29 (32.95%) Riverbed
7 29 (32.95%) Ethernet
7 29 (32.95%) MPLS
8 28 (31.82%) Avaya
9 27 (30.68%) McAfee
9 27 (30.68%) CheckPoint
10 26 (29.55%) Windows Server
11 24 (27.27%) Security Cleared
11 24 (27.27%) CTI
12 23 (26.14%) VPN
13 22 (25.00%) VMware
13 22 (25.00%) SC Cleared
14 21 (23.86%) WLAN
15 20 (22.73%) Windows 10
16 19 (21.59%) Windows 7
16 19 (21.59%) Wi-Fi
16 19 (21.59%) Project Management
17 18 (20.45%) Windows Server 2008
18 17 (19.32%) Windows 8
18 17 (19.32%) ITIL
19 16 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
20 15 (17.05%) Back Office

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 11 (12.50%) MS Exchange
2 3 (3.41%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (2.27%) Skype for Business
4 1 (1.14%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 8 (9.09%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (6.82%) Microsoft Project
2 6 (6.82%) MS Visio
3 5 (5.68%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (1.14%) InfoPath
4 1 (1.14%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (7.95%) Office 365
2 4 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.14%) OneDrive
3 1 (1.14%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 66 (75.00%) LAN
2 34 (38.64%) Firewall
3 29 (32.95%) Ethernet
3 29 (32.95%) MPLS
3 29 (32.95%) Skype
4 24 (27.27%) CTI
5 23 (26.14%) VPN
6 21 (23.86%) WLAN
7 19 (21.59%) Wi-Fi
8 12 (13.64%) SAN
9 9 (10.23%) TCP/IP
9 9 (10.23%) VoIP
10 7 (7.95%) Cisco ASA
10 7 (7.95%) Wireless
11 6 (6.82%) DAB
11 6 (6.82%) Network Security
12 5 (5.68%) DNS
12 5 (5.68%) VLAN
12 5 (5.68%) Wireshark
13 4 (4.55%) PABX
General
1 15 (17.05%) Back Office
2 11 (12.50%) Telecoms
3 4 (4.55%) Legal
4 3 (3.41%) Finance
Job Titles
1 20 (22.73%) Network Manager
2 19 (21.59%) 2nd Line Support
3 17 (19.32%) Analyst
4 16 (18.18%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
5 15 (17.05%) Support Analyst
6 13 (14.77%) Infrastructure Manager
6 13 (14.77%) Network Infrastructure Manager
7 12 (13.64%) Technical Analyst
8 10 (11.36%) 2nd Line Technical Support
8 10 (11.36%) 2nd Line Technical Support Analyst
8 10 (11.36%) Field Engineer
8 10 (11.36%) Technical Support
8 10 (11.36%) Technical Support Analyst
9 8 (9.09%) Delivery Manager
9 8 (9.09%) Implementation Manager
9 8 (9.09%) Infrastructure Delivery Manager
9 8 (9.09%) Network Delivery Manager
9 8 (9.09%) Support Engineer
9 8 (9.09%) Technical Design Leader
9 8 (9.09%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.55%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (9.09%) Data Centre
1 8 (9.09%) Hybrid Cloud
2 7 (7.95%) PMI
3 6 (6.82%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (5.68%) Driving Licence
5 4 (4.55%) Linux Command Line
6 2 (2.27%) Self-Motivation
7 1 (1.14%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.14%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 37 (42.05%) Windows
2 26 (29.55%) Windows Server
3 20 (22.73%) Windows 10
4 19 (21.59%) Windows 7
5 18 (20.45%) Windows Server 2008
6 17 (19.32%) Windows 8
7 6 (6.82%) Linux
7 6 (6.82%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (2.27%) Debian
8 2 (2.27%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (37.50%) Problem-Solving
2 19 (21.59%) Project Management
3 17 (19.32%) ITIL
4 13 (14.77%) ITIL V3
4 13 (14.77%) Service Design
5 12 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (13.64%) Change Management
5 12 (13.64%) Waterfall
6 10 (11.36%) PRINCE2
7 9 (10.23%) Network Design
8 8 (9.09%) Enterprise Architecture
8 8 (9.09%) Escalation Management
8 8 (9.09%) Network Virtualisation
9 7 (7.95%) CMMI
9 7 (7.95%) Information Security
9 7 (7.95%) Line Management
9 7 (7.95%) PRINCE
9 7 (7.95%) Problem Management
9 7 (7.95%) RUP
10 6 (6.82%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (4.55%) C
1 4 (4.55%) C++
Qualifications
1 24 (27.27%) Security Cleared
2 22 (25.00%) SC Cleared
3 7 (7.95%) HNC
3 7 (7.95%) PMI Certification
4 6 (6.82%) Degree
5 4 (4.55%) DV Cleared
5 4 (4.55%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (3.41%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 3 (3.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (2.27%) CCNP
7 2 (2.27%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (2.27%) MCSA
7 2 (2.27%) MCSE
7 2 (2.27%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (1.14%) CCDP
8 1 (1.14%) CCIE
8 1 (1.14%) Check Point Certification
8 1 (1.14%) CISSP
8 1 (1.14%) JNCIS
8 1 (1.14%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.68%) SLA
2 2 (2.27%) GDPR
2 2 (2.27%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.14%) QA
System Software
1 37 (42.05%) Active Directory
2 16 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.14%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.14%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (1.14%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (1.14%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 6 (6.82%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (1.14%) FortiGate
2 1 (1.14%) SCCM
2 1 (1.14%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (1.14%) vCenter Server
2 1 (1.14%) WhatsUp Gold
2 1 (1.14%) WSUS
Vendors
1 41 (46.59%) Microsoft
2 39 (44.32%) Cisco
3 29 (32.95%) Riverbed
4 28 (31.82%) Avaya
5 27 (30.68%) CheckPoint
5 27 (30.68%) McAfee
6 22 (25.00%) VMware
7 9 (10.23%) Genesys
7 9 (10.23%) Verint
8 7 (7.95%) Juniper
9 6 (6.82%) Brocade
9 6 (6.82%) TOWER Software
10 2 (2.27%) F5
10 2 (2.27%) SolarWinds
11 1 (1.14%) Fortinet
11 1 (1.14%) HP
11 1 (1.14%) Meraki
11 1 (1.14%) SonicWALL
11 1 (1.14%) Veeam
11 1 (1.14%) WatchGuard