Period
to 19 February 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 19 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wide Area Network (WAN)
Hampshire > Basingstoke
6 months to
19 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 41 22 42
Rank change year-on-year -19 +20 +1
Permanent jobs citing WAN 81 91 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 6.53% 9.43% 5.62%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 40.30% 30.13% 25.60%
Number of salaries quoted 73 79 40
Basingstoke median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% - +38.46%
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £55,000 £60,000 £67,750
Hampshire median annual salary £37,500 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -16.67% -5.26% +23.38%

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 201 302 207
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 16.20% 31.30% 21.95%
Number of salaries quoted 149 271 165
Basingstoke median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% -5.56% +12.50%
10th Percentile £28,500 £30,000 £28,000
90th Percentile £63,750 £62,500 £69,000
Hampshire median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +1.19% +5.00%

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 19 February 2018.

Salary histogram for WAN in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 19 February 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 50 (61.73%) Linux
1 50 (61.73%) Bash Shell
2 36 (44.44%) VoIP
3 35 (43.21%) Firewall
4 32 (39.51%) DNS
5 30 (37.04%) Windows
6 28 (34.57%) CentOS
7 27 (33.33%) Lua
7 27 (33.33%) Wireshark
7 27 (33.33%) Telecoms
7 27 (33.33%) LAN
7 27 (33.33%) RTP
7 27 (33.33%) Open Source
7 27 (33.33%) Kamailio
8 26 (32.10%) OSPF
8 26 (32.10%) BGP
8 26 (32.10%) DHCP
9 23 (28.40%) Python
10 21 (25.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 21 (25.93%) PowerShell
10 21 (25.93%) High Availability
10 21 (25.93%) Terraform
11 20 (24.69%) Task Automation
11 20 (24.69%) Opscode Chef
11 20 (24.69%) Analytical Skills
11 20 (24.69%) HIPAA
11 20 (24.69%) Load Balancing
11 20 (24.69%) PCI DSS
11 20 (24.69%) VPLS
11 20 (24.69%) Clustering

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 1 (1.23%) Apache
1 1 (1.23%) Confluence
1 1 (1.23%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (1.23%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 9 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (4.94%) Office 365
3 2 (2.47%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.23%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 1 (1.23%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (1.23%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (1.23%) Datadog
Communications & Networking
1 36 (44.44%) VoIP
2 35 (43.21%) Firewall
3 32 (39.51%) DNS
4 27 (33.33%) LAN
4 27 (33.33%) RTP
4 27 (33.33%) Wireshark
5 26 (32.10%) BGP
5 26 (32.10%) DHCP
5 26 (32.10%) OSPF
6 20 (24.69%) HTTP
6 20 (24.69%) IPsec
6 20 (24.69%) MPLS
6 20 (24.69%) RIP
6 20 (24.69%) SSL
6 20 (24.69%) VPLS
7 12 (14.81%) VLAN
7 12 (14.81%) VPN
8 10 (12.35%) Cisco ASA
9 9 (11.11%) DAB
9 9 (11.11%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.23%) Amazon RDS
1 1 (1.23%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (2.47%) JIRA
2 1 (1.23%) Bitbucket
2 1 (1.23%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.23%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.23%) Selenium
2 1 (1.23%) SilkTest
2 1 (1.23%) SoapUI
2 1 (1.23%) Sonatype Nexus
2 1 (1.23%) Subversion
2 1 (1.23%) Vagrant
2 1 (1.23%) WebDriver
General
1 27 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 2 (2.47%) Retail
3 1 (1.23%) Games
3 1 (1.23%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 22 (27.16%) Network Engineer
2 12 (14.81%) Architect
3 10 (12.35%) Network Architect
4 8 (9.88%) Consultant
5 7 (8.64%) Telephony Consultant
6 4 (4.94%) Cloud Engineer
7 3 (3.70%) IT Engineer
7 3 (3.70%) IT Support
7 3 (3.70%) IT Support Engineer
7 3 (3.70%) Senior IT Engineer
7 3 (3.70%) Senior IT Support
7 3 (3.70%) Senior Support Engineer
7 3 (3.70%) Support Engineer
7 3 (3.70%) Test Manager
8 2 (2.47%) Network Specialist
8 2 (2.47%) Presales Specialist
8 2 (2.47%) Server Specialist
8 2 (2.47%) Storage Specialist
8 2 (2.47%) Technical Specialist
8 2 (2.47%) Voice Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.23%) .NET
1 1 (1.23%) Elastic Stack
1 1 (1.23%) LAMP
1 1 (1.23%) LDAP
1 1 (1.23%) LEMP Stack
1 1 (1.23%) SOAP
1 1 (1.23%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 20 (24.69%) Analytical Skills
1 20 (24.69%) Clustering
2 6 (7.41%) Data Centre
3 4 (4.94%) Public Cloud
4 2 (2.47%) Linux Command Line
5 1 (1.23%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.23%) Minimum Viable Product
Operating Systems
1 50 (61.73%) Linux
2 30 (37.04%) Windows
3 28 (34.57%) CentOS
4 8 (9.88%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (7.41%) Windows Server
6 4 (4.94%) Windows 10
7 1 (1.23%) Amazon Linux
7 1 (1.23%) Apple iOS
7 1 (1.23%) Mac OS
7 1 (1.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.23%) Ubuntu
7 1 (1.23%) Unix
7 1 (1.23%) Windows 7
7 1 (1.23%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (33.33%) Open Source
2 21 (25.93%) High Availability
3 20 (24.69%) Load Balancing
3 20 (24.69%) Task Automation
4 10 (12.35%) Migration
5 5 (6.17%) Network Management
5 5 (6.17%) Presales
6 4 (4.94%) Customer Requirements
7 3 (3.70%) Mentoring
7 3 (3.70%) Mobile Device Management
8 2 (2.47%) DevOps
8 2 (2.47%) System Testing
9 1 (1.23%) Agile Software Development
9 1 (1.23%) Continuous Integration
9 1 (1.23%) Release Management
9 1 (1.23%) Stakeholder Management
9 1 (1.23%) Test Automation
9 1 (1.23%) Test Management
9 1 (1.23%) Test Scripting
9 1 (1.23%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 50 (61.73%) Bash Shell
2 27 (33.33%) Lua
3 23 (28.40%) Python
4 21 (25.93%) PowerShell
5 20 (24.69%) Perl
5 20 (24.69%) SQL
6 1 (1.23%) Java
6 1 (1.23%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 16 (19.75%) SC Cleared
1 16 (19.75%) Security Cleared
2 7 (8.64%) CCNP
2 7 (8.64%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (8.64%) DV Cleared
3 5 (6.17%) CCDP
3 5 (6.17%) JNCIS
4 2 (2.47%) CCNA
5 1 (1.23%) AWS Certification
5 1 (1.23%) MCSE
5 1 (1.23%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (25.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 20 (24.69%) HIPAA
2 20 (24.69%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 27 (33.33%) Kamailio
2 12 (14.81%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (12.35%) Active Directory
4 6 (7.41%) VMware NSX
5 4 (4.94%) Hyper-V
6 1 (1.23%) Docker
Systems Management
1 21 (25.93%) Terraform
2 20 (24.69%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (3.70%) SCCM
3 3 (3.70%) WSUS
4 2 (2.47%) Ansible
5 1 (1.23%) Kibana
5 1 (1.23%) logstash
5 1 (1.23%) Packer
5 1 (1.23%) Puppet
5 1 (1.23%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 16 (19.75%) Cisco
2 15 (18.52%) Juniper
3 12 (14.81%) VMware
4 10 (12.35%) Brocade
5 6 (7.41%) Microsoft
6 4 (4.94%) Dell
6 4 (4.94%) EMC
6 4 (4.94%) Fujitsu
7 1 (1.23%) Arista
7 1 (1.23%) Atlassian
7 1 (1.23%) BT
7 1 (1.23%) Citrix
7 1 (1.23%) Forcepoint
7 1 (1.23%) IBM
7 1 (1.23%) Palo Alto
7 1 (1.23%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.23%) Riverbed