The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Chatham with a requirement for WAN skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited WAN over the 3 months to 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Kent / Chatham
Rank 18 17 7
Rank change year-on-year -1 -10  
Permanent jobs citing WAN 2 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chatham 2.78% 3.77% 15.00%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 40.00% 25.00% 60.00%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 3
Median salary - - £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

WAN is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Chatham with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Chatham
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 5 8 5
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Chatham 6.94% 15.09% 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 3 6 5
Median salary £26,750 £32,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.40% -28.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,250 £70,000 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +3.65%  

WAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Chatham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Chatham citing WAN as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for WAN in Chatham

WAN
Salary Trend in Chatham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WAN in Chatham.

Salary trend for WAN in Chatham

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chatham

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 Chatham region with a requirement for WAN.

1 4 (100.00%) LAN
2 2 (50.00%) SLA
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (50.00%) Wireless
2 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (50.00%) Office 365
2 2 (50.00%) Driving Licence
2 2 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 2 (50.00%) Customer Requirements
3 1 (25.00%) Firewall
3 1 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 8
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (25.00%) People Management
3 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (25.00%) Migration
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Network Design
3 1 (25.00%) Degree
3 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
3 1 (25.00%) MS Office

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Chatham 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 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (25.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) Office 365
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) LAN
2 2 (50.00%) Wireless
3 1 (25.00%) Firewall
3 1 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Delivery Manager
2 1 (25.00%) IT Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) IT Manager
2 1 (25.00%) IT Services Delivery Manager
2 1 (25.00%) IT Services Manager
2 1 (25.00%) IT Support
2 1 (25.00%) IT Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Network Design Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Service Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Services Delivery Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (50.00%) Driving Licence
2 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (25.00%) Windows 8
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Customer Requirements
1 2 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) Migration
2 1 (25.00%) Network Design
2 1 (25.00%) People Management
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft