Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Guildford 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 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wide Area Network (WAN)
Surrey > Guildford
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 36 59 39
Rank change year-on-year +23 -20 +58
Permanent jobs citing WAN 59 27 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Guildford 6.97% 3.33% 6.66%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 25.65% 13.24% 27.81%
Number of salaries quoted 56 26 71
Guildford median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £49,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% -8.16% +27.27%
10th Percentile £30,875 £26,250 £24,500
90th Percentile £76,875 £63,125 £67,500
Surrey median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88% +8.28%

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 Guildford with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Guildford
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 230 204 302
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Guildford 27.19% 25.19% 23.95%
Number of salaries quoted 200 190 262
Guildford median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
10th Percentile £29,000 £19,975 £24,500
90th Percentile £67,875 £67,500 £67,950
Surrey median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -

WAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Guildford

Job postings citing WAN as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Guildford.

Job vacancy trend for WAN in Guildford

WAN
Salary Trend in Guildford

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

Salary trend for WAN in Guildford

WAN
Salary Histogram in Guildford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing WAN in Guildford over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for WAN in Guildford

For the 6 months to 22 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 Guildford region with a requirement for WAN.

1 42 (71.19%) LAN
2 32 (54.24%) Cisco
2 32 (54.24%) VMware
3 31 (52.54%) Data Centre
4 29 (49.15%) Firewall
5 28 (47.46%) Windows
6 26 (44.07%) Microsoft Azure
7 25 (42.37%) Windows Server
8 24 (40.68%) Active Directory
8 24 (40.68%) Cisco Certification
9 23 (38.98%) Network Security
10 17 (28.81%) vSphere
10 17 (28.81%) VMware Infrastructure
10 17 (28.81%) CCNP
11 16 (27.12%) VPN
12 15 (25.42%) Windows Server 2008
12 15 (25.42%) Mentoring
12 15 (25.42%) Cisco Nexus
12 15 (25.42%) Windows Server 2012
13 14 (23.73%) Amazon AWS
13 14 (23.73%) Microsoft
14 13 (22.03%) IP Telephony
14 13 (22.03%) Office 365
15 11 (18.64%) Load Balancing
16 10 (16.95%) SAN
16 10 (16.95%) Cisco ASA
16 10 (16.95%) Clustering
17 9 (15.25%) CheckPoint
17 9 (15.25%) IPsec
17 9 (15.25%) SSL

WAN
Co-occurring IT Skills in Guildford 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 8 (13.56%) MS Exchange
2 5 (8.47%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 5 (8.47%) Microsoft Excel
1 5 (8.47%) Microsoft Office
1 5 (8.47%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 26 (44.07%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (23.73%) Amazon AWS
3 13 (22.03%) Office 365
4 1 (1.69%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 42 (71.19%) LAN
2 29 (49.15%) Firewall
3 23 (38.98%) Network Security
4 16 (27.12%) VPN
5 15 (25.42%) Cisco Nexus
6 13 (22.03%) IP Telephony
7 10 (16.95%) Cisco ASA
7 10 (16.95%) SAN
8 9 (15.25%) IPsec
8 9 (15.25%) SSL
9 8 (13.56%) Wireless
10 7 (11.86%) Ethernet
11 4 (6.78%) BIG-IP
11 4 (6.78%) Internet
12 3 (5.08%) BGP
12 3 (5.08%) EIGRP
12 3 (5.08%) WLAN
13 2 (3.39%) Cisco IOS
13 2 (3.39%) HTTP
13 2 (3.39%) HTTPS
General
1 8 (13.56%) Law
2 6 (10.17%) Marketing
3 5 (8.47%) Advertising
4 3 (5.08%) Finance
4 3 (5.08%) Legal
5 2 (3.39%) Manufacturing
5 2 (3.39%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 14 (23.73%) Architect
1 14 (23.73%) Infrastructure Architect
1 14 (23.73%) Network Engineer
2 13 (22.03%) Administrator
3 11 (18.64%) Support Engineer
3 11 (18.64%) Systems Administrator
4 10 (16.95%) Senior Network Engineer
5 9 (15.25%) IT Engineer
5 9 (15.25%) IT Support
5 9 (15.25%) IT Support Engineer
6 7 (11.86%) Cisco Engineer
6 7 (11.86%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 6 (10.17%) Wintel Architect
8 5 (8.47%) Active Directory Engineer
8 5 (8.47%) Active Directory Support
8 5 (8.47%) Active Directory Support Engineer
8 5 (8.47%) AWS Architect
8 5 (8.47%) Azure Architect
8 5 (8.47%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
8 5 (8.47%) Office 365 Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.69%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 31 (52.54%) Data Centre
2 10 (16.95%) Clustering
3 5 (8.47%) iPhone
4 4 (6.78%) Public Cloud
5 3 (5.08%) Blackberry
5 3 (5.08%) Mainframe
5 3 (5.08%) Replication
6 2 (3.39%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (3.39%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (1.69%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 1 (1.69%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (1.69%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 28 (47.46%) Windows
2 25 (42.37%) Windows Server
3 15 (25.42%) Windows Server 2008
3 15 (25.42%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (11.86%) Windows 7
5 6 (10.17%) Unix
6 5 (8.47%) Android
6 5 (8.47%) Mac OS X
7 3 (5.08%) Linux
7 3 (5.08%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (5.08%) Windows Vista
8 2 (3.39%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (25.42%) Mentoring
2 11 (18.64%) Load Balancing
3 8 (13.56%) Change Management
3 8 (13.56%) Penetration Testing
4 6 (10.17%) ITIL
4 6 (10.17%) Network Virtualisation
5 4 (6.78%) PRINCE2
6 3 (5.08%) Capacity Planning
6 3 (5.08%) Data Centre Operations
6 3 (5.08%) IT Strategy
6 3 (5.08%) Performance Analysis
6 3 (5.08%) TOGAF
7 2 (3.39%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (3.39%) Cybersecurity
7 2 (3.39%) Network Monitoring
7 2 (3.39%) Security Management
8 1 (1.69%) Business Continuity
8 1 (1.69%) Data Protection
8 1 (1.69%) Ethical Hacking
8 1 (1.69%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 6 (10.17%) C
2 3 (5.08%) SQL
Qualifications
1 24 (40.68%) Cisco Certification
2 17 (28.81%) CCNP
3 8 (13.56%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (11.86%) MCSA
5 6 (10.17%) MCSE
6 5 (8.47%) CCNA
6 5 (8.47%) Degree
7 4 (6.78%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (3.39%) A+ Certification
8 2 (3.39%) MCP
9 1 (1.69%) CCIE
9 1 (1.69%) CEH
9 1 (1.69%) MBCS
9 1 (1.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (1.69%) RHCSA
System Software
1 24 (40.68%) Active Directory
2 17 (28.81%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (28.81%) vSphere
3 5 (8.47%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 8 (13.56%) SCCM
2 2 (3.39%) Cacti
Vendors
1 32 (54.24%) Cisco
1 32 (54.24%) VMware
2 14 (23.73%) Microsoft
3 9 (15.25%) CheckPoint
3 9 (15.25%) HP
4 8 (13.56%) Dell
4 8 (13.56%) EqualLogic
5 6 (10.17%) Blue Coat
5 6 (10.17%) SolarWinds
6 5 (8.47%) F5
6 5 (8.47%) Riverbed
7 3 (5.08%) IronPort
7 3 (5.08%) Zerto
8 2 (3.39%) Apple
8 2 (3.39%) Polycom
8 2 (3.39%) Siemens
9 1 (1.69%) Capita
9 1 (1.69%) Citrix
9 1 (1.69%) EMC
9 1 (1.69%) NetApp