The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Farnborough 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 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Hampshire / Farnborough
Rank 52 50 36
Rank change year-on-year -2 -14  
Permanent jobs citing WAN 4 7 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Farnborough 1.27% 1.98% 0.99%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.55% 5.11% 3.57%
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 1
Median salary - £37,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -11.76%  
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 Farnborough with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Farnborough
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 53 137 56
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Farnborough 16.88% 38.70% 27.59%
Number of salaries quoted 34 111 49
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.66% -25.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +3.65%  

WAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Farnborough

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Farnborough 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 Farnborough

WAN
Salary Trend in Farnborough

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

Salary trend for WAN in Farnborough

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Farnborough

For the 6 months to 23 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 Farnborough region with a requirement for WAN.

1 10 (100.00%) LAN
2 9 (90.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (90.00%) VMware
3 8 (80.00%) Dell
3 8 (80.00%) ITIL
3 8 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (80.00%) Hyper-V
4 7 (70.00%) Dell Compellent
4 7 (70.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (70.00%) NetApp
4 7 (70.00%) Enterprise Storage
5 6 (60.00%) MCSA
5 6 (60.00%) Juniper
6 5 (50.00%) Release Management
7 4 (40.00%) SC Cleared
7 4 (40.00%) Security Cleared
7 4 (40.00%) Windows
8 3 (30.00%) Active Directory
9 2 (20.00%) MS Exchange
9 2 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (10.00%) Windows 7
10 1 (10.00%) Driving Licence
10 1 (10.00%) Windows 10
10 1 (10.00%) Windows Server
10 1 (10.00%) Wyse
10 1 (10.00%) Advertising
10 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
10 1 (10.00%) Office 365
10 1 (10.00%) Windows 8

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Farnborough 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 (20.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (10.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (100.00%) LAN
2 1 (10.00%) DHCP
2 1 (10.00%) DNS
2 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
General
1 1 (10.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Analyst
1 6 (60.00%) Service Analyst
1 6 (60.00%) Service Desk Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Service Desk Support
2 2 (20.00%) Service Desk Team Leader
2 2 (20.00%) Support Team Leader
2 2 (20.00%) Team Leader
2 2 (20.00%) Technical Leader
2 2 (20.00%) Technical Support
2 2 (20.00%) Technical Support Team Leader
2 2 (20.00%) Technical Team Leader
3 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Desktop Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (70.00%) Enterprise Storage
2 1 (10.00%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 4 (40.00%) Windows
2 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (10.00%) Windows 10
3 1 (10.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (10.00%) Windows 8
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) ITIL
2 5 (50.00%) Release Management
Qualifications
1 7 (70.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (60.00%) MCSA
3 4 (40.00%) SC Cleared
3 4 (40.00%) Security Cleared
4 2 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 8 (80.00%) Hyper-V
1 8 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (30.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 9 (90.00%) Microsoft
1 9 (90.00%) VMware
2 8 (80.00%) Dell
3 7 (70.00%) Dell Compellent
3 7 (70.00%) NetApp
4 6 (60.00%) Juniper
5 1 (10.00%) Wyse