Period
to 10 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 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 10 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wide Area Network (WAN)
South East > Hampshire
6 months to
10 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 97 74 71
Rank change year-on-year -23 -3 +20
Permanent jobs citing WAN 193 263 270
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 2.98% 3.95% 4.07%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 17.97% 23.63% 18.15%
Number of salaries quoted 165 244 237
Hampshire median annual salary £39,000 £37,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.00% -11.76% -5.56%
10th Percentile £25,000 £22,750 £24,750
90th Percentile £63,750 £51,375 £60,000
South East median annual salary £45,000 £42,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year +7.14% -2.33% -4.44%

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 Hampshire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Hampshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 1,074 1,113 1,488
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 16.58% 16.71% 22.44%
Number of salaries quoted 821 904 1,230
Hampshire median annual salary £42,000 £39,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.33% -7.06% -
10th Percentile £24,750 £22,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £71,250 £58,750 £60,000
South East median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +2.27%

WAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

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

Job vacancy trend for WAN in Hampshire

WAN
Salary Trend in Hampshire

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

Salary trend for WAN in Hampshire

WAN
Salary Histogram in Hampshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing WAN in Hampshire over the 6 months to 10 December 2018.

Salary histogram for WAN in Hampshire

WAN
Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WAN within the Hampshire region over the 6 months to 10 December 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Basingstoke -26 84 £33,500 -16.25% 6
Portsmouth -24 24 £40,000 +42.86% 4
Fareham +10 14 £44,000 +31.34% 2
Southampton -5 12 £28,750 -25.81% 5
Farnborough -9 10 £32,500 -22.62% 2
Eastleigh -10 9 £37,500 +41.51% 3
Winchester +19 7 £21,500 -4.44%
Hook - 4 £27,500 - 1
Petersfield - 1 £39,000 -
WAN
South East

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for WAN.

1 170 (88.08%) LAN
2 108 (55.96%) Windows
3 97 (50.26%) Firewall
4 87 (45.08%) Microsoft
5 85 (44.04%) Active Directory
6 75 (38.86%) VMware
7 67 (34.72%) Cisco
8 65 (33.68%) Windows Server
9 54 (27.98%) VMware Infrastructure
10 51 (26.42%) Security Cleared
11 46 (23.83%) VPN
12 45 (23.32%) TCP/IP
13 42 (21.76%) SC Cleared
13 42 (21.76%) Windows 10
14 38 (19.69%) Problem-Solving
15 36 (18.65%) Windows 7
15 36 (18.65%) Linux
16 35 (18.13%) Windows Server 2012
17 34 (17.62%) Windows Server 2008
18 33 (17.10%) MS Exchange
19 31 (16.06%) Wi-Fi
19 31 (16.06%) MPLS
20 30 (15.54%) SAN
20 30 (15.54%) Office 365
21 29 (15.03%) Data Centre
22 28 (14.51%) WLAN
22 28 (14.51%) ITIL
23 27 (13.99%) VoIP
23 27 (13.99%) Finance
24 26 (13.47%) Wireless

WAN
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hampshire 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 33 (17.10%) MS Exchange
2 9 (4.66%) SharePoint
3 7 (3.63%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (3.63%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (2.07%) Exchange Server 2003
4 4 (2.07%) SharePoint 2010
4 4 (2.07%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (1.04%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.52%) IIS
Applications
1 17 (8.81%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (4.15%) Microsoft Project
3 6 (3.11%) MS Visio
4 4 (2.07%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.52%) AutoCAD
5 1 (0.52%) EPLAN
Cloud Services
1 30 (15.54%) Office 365
2 18 (9.33%) Amazon AWS
3 16 (8.29%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (2.07%) Azure Active Directory
5 3 (1.55%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 3 (1.55%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (1.55%) Amazon S3
5 3 (1.55%) AWS CloudFormation
5 3 (1.55%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 170 (88.08%) LAN
2 97 (50.26%) Firewall
3 46 (23.83%) VPN
4 45 (23.32%) TCP/IP
5 31 (16.06%) MPLS
5 31 (16.06%) Wi-Fi
6 30 (15.54%) SAN
7 28 (14.51%) WLAN
8 27 (13.99%) VoIP
9 26 (13.47%) Ethernet
9 26 (13.47%) Wireless
10 25 (12.95%) Skype
11 22 (11.40%) CTI
11 22 (11.40%) DNS
11 22 (11.40%) VLAN
11 22 (11.40%) Wireshark
12 19 (9.84%) Network Security
13 18 (9.33%) DHCP
14 14 (7.25%) BGP
15 13 (6.74%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (3.11%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.52%) MySQL
2 1 (0.52%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 1 (0.52%) Jenkins
General
1 27 (13.99%) Finance
2 23 (11.92%) Telecoms
3 13 (6.74%) Back Office
4 6 (3.11%) Advertising
4 6 (3.11%) Banking
5 5 (2.59%) Retail
6 4 (2.07%) Aerospace
6 4 (2.07%) Legal
7 1 (0.52%) Law
Job Titles
1 30 (15.54%) 2nd Line Support
1 30 (15.54%) Analyst
2 26 (13.47%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
2 26 (13.47%) Support Analyst
3 23 (11.92%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 22 (11.40%) Support Engineer
5 19 (9.84%) Administrator
5 19 (9.84%) Architect
5 19 (9.84%) Network Manager
5 19 (9.84%) Systems Administrator
6 18 (9.33%) Technical Analyst
7 17 (8.81%) IT Support
7 17 (8.81%) Network Engineer
8 16 (8.29%) Technical Support
9 14 (7.25%) Network Architect
10 12 (6.22%) 2nd Line Technical Support
10 12 (6.22%) 2nd Line Technical Support Analyst
10 12 (6.22%) Security Engineer
10 12 (6.22%) Technical Support Analyst
11 11 (5.70%) IT Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.07%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 29 (15.03%) Data Centre
2 10 (5.18%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (4.15%) Hybrid Cloud
4 7 (3.63%) Driving Licence
5 6 (3.11%) Clustering
6 5 (2.59%) EMC VNX
7 4 (2.07%) Fat Client
7 4 (2.07%) Linux Command Line
7 4 (2.07%) PMI
7 4 (2.07%) Self-Motivation
7 4 (2.07%) Thin Client
8 2 (1.04%) Cyberthreat
8 2 (1.04%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.52%) Enterprise Storage
9 1 (0.52%) PKI
9 1 (0.52%) Public Cloud
9 1 (0.52%) SCADA
9 1 (0.52%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 108 (55.96%) Windows
2 65 (33.68%) Windows Server
3 42 (21.76%) Windows 10
4 36 (18.65%) Linux
4 36 (18.65%) Windows 7
5 35 (18.13%) Windows Server 2012
6 34 (17.62%) Windows Server 2008
7 25 (12.95%) Windows 8
8 2 (1.04%) Debian
8 2 (1.04%) Ubuntu
8 2 (1.04%) Unix
8 2 (1.04%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.52%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (19.69%) Problem-Solving
2 28 (14.51%) ITIL
3 24 (12.44%) Project Management
4 23 (11.92%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 23 (11.92%) Line Management
5 21 (10.88%) Information Security
5 21 (10.88%) Network Design
6 19 (9.84%) Change Management
7 17 (8.81%) ITIL V3
7 17 (8.81%) PRINCE2
8 16 (8.29%) Risk Management
8 16 (8.29%) Service Management
9 14 (7.25%) Cybersecurity
9 14 (7.25%) Mentoring
10 13 (6.74%) Agile Software Development
11 12 (6.22%) Time Management
11 12 (6.22%) Waterfall
12 11 (5.70%) Kalman Filter
12 11 (5.70%) Service Design
12 11 (5.70%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 11 (5.70%) SQL
2 4 (2.07%) C
2 4 (2.07%) C++
3 3 (1.55%) PowerShell
4 1 (0.52%) Bash Shell
4 1 (0.52%) Python
4 1 (0.52%) VBA
Qualifications
1 51 (26.42%) Security Cleared
2 42 (21.76%) SC Cleared
3 20 (10.36%) Cisco Certification
4 17 (8.81%) CCNP
5 15 (7.77%) Degree
5 15 (7.77%) DV Cleared
6 14 (7.25%) CCIE
6 14 (7.25%) Microsoft Certification
7 12 (6.22%) CCNA
7 12 (6.22%) CISSP
7 12 (6.22%) JNCIE
8 11 (5.70%) MCSA
9 9 (4.66%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 7 (3.63%) HNC
10 7 (3.63%) MCSE
10 7 (3.63%) Network+ Certification
11 5 (2.59%) JNCIP
12 4 (2.07%) ITIL Certification
12 4 (2.07%) PMI Certification
13 3 (1.55%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (9.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 15 (7.77%) PCI DSS
2 15 (7.77%) SLA
3 2 (1.04%) GDPR
3 2 (1.04%) NIST 800
4 1 (0.52%) Government Security Classifications
4 1 (0.52%) QA
System Software
1 85 (44.04%) Active Directory
2 54 (27.98%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (7.77%) VMware ESXi
4 11 (5.70%) Hyper-V
5 8 (4.15%) VMware NSX
6 6 (3.11%) vSphere
7 5 (2.59%) EMC RecoverPoint
Systems Management
1 11 (5.70%) Nessus
2 10 (5.18%) Nmap
3 8 (4.15%) EMC NetWorker
4 7 (3.63%) Nagios
5 4 (2.07%) Microsoft Intune
5 4 (2.07%) Norton AntiVirus
5 4 (2.07%) WSUS
6 3 (1.55%) SCCM
7 2 (1.04%) FortiGate
8 1 (0.52%) SCOM
8 1 (0.52%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 1 (0.52%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 87 (45.08%) Microsoft
2 75 (38.86%) VMware
3 67 (34.72%) Cisco
4 26 (13.47%) Avaya
4 26 (13.47%) Riverbed
5 25 (12.95%) McAfee
6 24 (12.44%) CheckPoint
6 24 (12.44%) Juniper
7 14 (7.25%) HP
8 11 (5.70%) Palo Alto
8 11 (5.70%) Splunk
8 11 (5.70%) Tripwire
9 9 (4.66%) F5
9 9 (4.66%) Genesys
9 9 (4.66%) SolarWinds
9 9 (4.66%) Verint
10 6 (3.11%) EMC
11 5 (2.59%) SonicWALL
12 4 (2.07%) Brocade
12 4 (2.07%) Citrix