Period
to 24 November 2017

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 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wide Area Network (WAN)
Hampshire > Basingstoke
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 28 31 31
Rank change year-on-year +3 0 +20
Permanent jobs citing WAN 89 90 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 7.79% 8.70% 6.68%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 40.83% 29.61% 31.49%
Number of salaries quoted 87 74 40
Basingstoke median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £47,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% -4.76% -5.50%
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £29,625
90th Percentile £50,250 £56,750 £70,000
Hampshire median annual salary £37,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -11.76% -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 218 304 181
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 19.09% 29.40% 21.22%
Number of salaries quoted 186 269 135
Basingstoke median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% -5.56% +12.50%
10th Percentile £28,000 £26,400 £25,875
90th Percentile £57,500 £61,250 £70,000
Hampshire median annual salary £40,000 £41,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year -3.61% -1.19% +2.44%

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 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for WAN in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, IT jobs citing WAN also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Basingstoke region with a requirement for WAN.

1 50 (56.18%) Firewall
2 41 (46.07%) Linux
3 39 (43.82%) LAN
4 38 (42.70%) Bash Shell
5 37 (41.57%) Cisco
6 35 (39.33%) DNS
7 33 (37.08%) Juniper
8 31 (34.83%) OSPF
8 31 (34.83%) BGP
9 28 (31.46%) Cisco Certification
10 26 (29.21%) VPN
11 25 (28.09%) CentOS
12 24 (26.97%) Security Cleared
12 24 (26.97%) VoIP
12 24 (26.97%) Windows
13 23 (25.84%) MPLS
13 23 (25.84%) Telecoms
14 22 (24.72%) RTP
14 22 (24.72%) DHCP
14 22 (24.72%) Kamailio
14 22 (24.72%) Open Source
14 22 (24.72%) VMware
14 22 (24.72%) Wireshark
14 22 (24.72%) Load Balancing
14 22 (24.72%) Lua
15 19 (21.35%) VMware Infrastructure
15 19 (21.35%) SC Cleared
15 19 (21.35%) Data Centre
16 18 (20.22%) Cisco ASA
17 16 (17.98%) Python

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:

Cloud Services
1 11 (12.36%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.25%) Office 365
3 1 (1.12%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 50 (56.18%) Firewall
2 39 (43.82%) LAN
3 35 (39.33%) DNS
4 31 (34.83%) BGP
4 31 (34.83%) OSPF
5 26 (29.21%) VPN
6 24 (26.97%) VoIP
7 23 (25.84%) MPLS
8 22 (24.72%) DHCP
8 22 (24.72%) RTP
8 22 (24.72%) Wireshark
9 18 (20.22%) Cisco ASA
10 12 (13.48%) HTTP
10 12 (13.48%) IPsec
10 12 (13.48%) RIP
10 12 (13.48%) SSL
10 12 (13.48%) VLAN
10 12 (13.48%) VPLS
11 11 (12.36%) DAB
12 10 (11.24%) WLAN
Development Applications
1 1 (1.12%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 23 (25.84%) Telecoms
2 2 (2.25%) Retail
3 1 (1.12%) Games
3 1 (1.12%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 34 (38.20%) Network Engineer
2 13 (14.61%) Architect
3 11 (12.36%) Consultant
3 11 (12.36%) Network Architect
3 11 (12.36%) Network Consultant
4 9 (10.11%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 9 (10.11%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
5 8 (8.99%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 7 (7.87%) Analyst
7 6 (6.74%) 2nd Line Support
7 6 (6.74%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
7 6 (6.74%) Support Analyst
8 5 (5.62%) DV Cleared Network Engineer
8 5 (5.62%) Network Support
8 5 (5.62%) Network Support Engineer
8 5 (5.62%) Support Engineer
9 4 (4.49%) 3rd Line Support
9 4 (4.49%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 4 (4.49%) Support Consultant
10 3 (3.37%) Field Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 19 (21.35%) Data Centre
2 12 (13.48%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (13.48%) Clustering
3 4 (4.49%) CMDB
3 4 (4.49%) Public Cloud
4 1 (1.12%) Digital Media
4 1 (1.12%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (1.12%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 41 (46.07%) Linux
2 25 (28.09%) CentOS
3 24 (26.97%) Windows
4 7 (7.87%) Windows Server
5 5 (5.62%) Windows 10
5 5 (5.62%) Windows 7
5 5 (5.62%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (5.62%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (4.49%) Windows 8
7 3 (3.37%) Unix
8 1 (1.12%) Apple iOS
8 1 (1.12%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (24.72%) Load Balancing
1 22 (24.72%) Open Source
2 15 (16.85%) Migration
3 12 (13.48%) High Availability
3 12 (13.48%) Task Automation
4 8 (8.99%) Network Design
5 7 (7.87%) Software Engineering
6 6 (6.74%) ITIL
6 6 (6.74%) Presales
7 5 (5.62%) Change Management
7 5 (5.62%) Customer Requirements
7 5 (5.62%) Information Governance
7 5 (5.62%) Network Management
7 5 (5.62%) Operations Management
7 5 (5.62%) Risk Analysis
8 4 (4.49%) Change Control
8 4 (4.49%) Network Monitoring
9 2 (2.25%) Service Delivery
10 1 (1.12%) Configuration Management
10 1 (1.12%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 38 (42.70%) Bash Shell
2 22 (24.72%) Lua
3 16 (17.98%) Python
4 12 (13.48%) Perl
4 12 (13.48%) PowerShell
4 12 (13.48%) SQL
5 3 (3.37%) Java
Qualifications
1 28 (31.46%) Cisco Certification
2 24 (26.97%) Security Cleared
3 19 (21.35%) SC Cleared
4 16 (17.98%) CCNP
5 13 (14.61%) CCNA
5 13 (14.61%) DV Cleared
6 12 (13.48%) JNCIP
7 6 (6.74%) CCDP
8 5 (5.62%) JNCIS
9 1 (1.12%) AWS Certification
9 1 (1.12%) MCSE
9 1 (1.12%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (1.12%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (14.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 12 (13.48%) HIPAA
2 12 (13.48%) PCI DSS
3 6 (6.74%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (24.72%) Kamailio
2 19 (21.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (14.61%) Active Directory
4 7 (7.87%) Virtual Servers
5 6 (6.74%) VMware NSX
6 5 (5.62%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 12 (13.48%) Opscode Chef
1 12 (13.48%) Terraform
2 4 (4.49%) Ansible
3 3 (3.37%) Puppet
4 1 (1.12%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 37 (41.57%) Cisco
2 33 (37.08%) Juniper
3 22 (24.72%) VMware
4 14 (15.73%) Palo Alto
5 11 (12.36%) Brocade
5 11 (12.36%) Microsoft
6 6 (6.74%) Red Hat
7 5 (5.62%) Extreme Networks
7 5 (5.62%) F5
8 4 (4.49%) Arista
8 4 (4.49%) Dell
8 4 (4.49%) EMC
8 4 (4.49%) Fujitsu
9 2 (2.25%) Citrix
10 1 (1.12%) Forcepoint
10 1 (1.12%) Riverbed
10 1 (1.12%) Veeam