Period
to 16 October 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 16 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wide Area Network (WAN)
South East > Hampshire
6 months to
16 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 116 67 75
Rank change year-on-year -49 +8 -4
Permanent jobs citing WAN 168 240 255
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 2.53% 4.20% 3.81%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.96% 23.88% 18.29%
Number of salaries quoted 144 228 235
Hampshire median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% -12.50% -5.88%
10th Percentile £25,000 £22,750 £23,550
90th Percentile £71,250 £52,500 £57,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% -11.11% +2.27%

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 1,123 1,005 1,394
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 16.88% 17.61% 20.81%
Number of salaries quoted 845 827 1,195
Hampshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -1.23% -3.57%
10th Percentile £23,750 £22,750 £25,000
90th Percentile £71,250 £57,500 £60,000
South East median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +5.88%

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 16 October 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 16 October 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 -36 85 £37,750 -5.63% 7
Fareham +3 13 £44,000 +46.67% 2
Southampton -25 12 £28,750 -27.22% 4
Portsmouth -30 11 £50,000 +100.00% 2
Eastleigh -10 9 £37,500 +41.51%
Winchester +6 8 £20,250 -10.00%
Hook - 4 £27,500 - 1
Farnborough -19 3 - - 1
Petersfield - 1 £39,000 -
WAN
South East

For the 6 months to 16 October 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.

1 145 (86.31%) LAN
2 87 (51.79%) Windows
3 78 (46.43%) Firewall
4 74 (44.05%) Active Directory
5 71 (42.26%) Microsoft
6 66 (39.29%) Cisco
7 59 (35.12%) VMware
8 57 (33.93%) Windows Server
9 42 (25.00%) Security Cleared
10 41 (24.40%) VMware Infrastructure
11 39 (23.21%) VPN
12 37 (22.02%) Problem-Solving
13 36 (21.43%) SC Cleared
14 35 (20.83%) Wi-Fi
15 34 (20.24%) MPLS
16 30 (17.86%) Data Centre
16 30 (17.86%) Windows 10
17 29 (17.26%) Skype
17 29 (17.26%) Riverbed
17 29 (17.26%) CheckPoint
17 29 (17.26%) Ethernet
17 29 (17.26%) Avaya
17 29 (17.26%) MS Exchange
18 28 (16.67%) SAN
18 28 (16.67%) TCP/IP
19 27 (16.07%) McAfee
19 27 (16.07%) VoIP
20 26 (15.48%) Project Management
20 26 (15.48%) Windows Server 2012
21 25 (14.88%) WLAN

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 29 (17.26%) MS Exchange
2 5 (2.98%) Exchange Server 2003
3 4 (2.38%) SharePoint
4 3 (1.79%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (1.79%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (1.79%) Tomcat
5 2 (1.19%) IIS
5 2 (1.19%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 17 (10.12%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (3.57%) Microsoft Project
3 5 (2.98%) MS Visio
4 4 (2.38%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.60%) AutoCAD
5 1 (0.60%) EPLAN
5 1 (0.60%) InfoPath
5 1 (0.60%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 24 (14.29%) Office 365
2 13 (7.74%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (5.95%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (1.79%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (0.60%) OneDrive
5 1 (0.60%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 145 (86.31%) LAN
2 78 (46.43%) Firewall
3 39 (23.21%) VPN
4 35 (20.83%) Wi-Fi
5 34 (20.24%) MPLS
6 29 (17.26%) Ethernet
6 29 (17.26%) Skype
7 28 (16.67%) SAN
7 28 (16.67%) TCP/IP
8 27 (16.07%) VoIP
9 25 (14.88%) WLAN
10 24 (14.29%) CTI
10 24 (14.29%) Wireless
11 19 (11.31%) DNS
11 19 (11.31%) VLAN
12 17 (10.12%) Network Security
13 14 (8.33%) DHCP
13 14 (8.33%) Wireshark
14 12 (7.14%) Cisco ASA
15 11 (6.55%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (3.57%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.19%) MySQL
3 1 (0.60%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 1 (0.60%) Jenkins
General
1 18 (10.71%) Finance
2 16 (9.52%) Telecoms
3 15 (8.93%) Back Office
4 4 (2.38%) Banking
4 4 (2.38%) Legal
5 3 (1.79%) Advertising
5 3 (1.79%) Retail
6 1 (0.60%) Law
Job Titles
1 28 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support
2 26 (15.48%) Analyst
3 22 (13.10%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
3 22 (13.10%) Network Manager
4 21 (12.50%) Support Analyst
4 21 (12.50%) Support Engineer
5 17 (10.12%) Infrastructure Manager
6 16 (9.52%) Architect
6 16 (9.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 16 (9.52%) Network Engineer
7 15 (8.93%) Technical Analyst
8 14 (8.33%) Network Infrastructure Manager
9 13 (7.74%) IT Support
9 13 (7.74%) Technical Support
10 11 (6.55%) Network Architect
11 9 (5.36%) Administrator
11 9 (5.36%) Field Engineer
11 9 (5.36%) IT Support Engineer
11 9 (5.36%) Systems Administrator
11 9 (5.36%) Technical Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.79%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 30 (17.86%) Data Centre
2 10 (5.95%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (4.76%) Hybrid Cloud
4 7 (4.17%) PMI
5 6 (3.57%) Driving Licence
6 4 (2.38%) Clustering
7 3 (1.79%) Linux Command Line
8 2 (1.19%) Cyberthreat
8 2 (1.19%) Enterprise Storage
8 2 (1.19%) EPoS
8 2 (1.19%) Management Information System
8 2 (1.19%) Self-Motivation
9 1 (0.60%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.60%) EMC VNX
9 1 (0.60%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.60%) PKI
9 1 (0.60%) Public Cloud
9 1 (0.60%) SCADA
9 1 (0.60%) Smartphone
9 1 (0.60%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 87 (51.79%) Windows
2 57 (33.93%) Windows Server
3 30 (17.86%) Windows 10
4 26 (15.48%) Windows Server 2012
5 25 (14.88%) Windows Server 2008
6 23 (13.69%) Windows 7
7 22 (13.10%) Linux
8 19 (11.31%) Windows 8
9 3 (1.79%) Unix
10 2 (1.19%) Debian
10 2 (1.19%) Ubuntu
10 2 (1.19%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (0.60%) AIX
11 1 (0.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (22.02%) Problem-Solving
2 26 (15.48%) Project Management
3 24 (14.29%) ITIL
4 21 (12.50%) Network Design
4 21 (12.50%) PRINCE2
5 20 (11.90%) Change Management
6 18 (10.71%) Line Management
7 16 (9.52%) Information Security
7 16 (9.52%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 16 (9.52%) ITIL V3
7 16 (9.52%) Risk Management
8 14 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
8 14 (8.33%) Service Design
9 13 (7.74%) Waterfall
10 12 (7.14%) Business Continuity
11 9 (5.36%) Cybersecurity
11 9 (5.36%) Performance Management
11 9 (5.36%) Problem Management
11 9 (5.36%) Service Management
11 9 (5.36%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (5.36%) SQL
2 4 (2.38%) C
2 4 (2.38%) PowerShell
3 3 (1.79%) C++
4 1 (0.60%) Bash Shell
4 1 (0.60%) Python
4 1 (0.60%) VBA
Qualifications
1 42 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 36 (21.43%) SC Cleared
3 22 (13.10%) Cisco Certification
4 16 (9.52%) Degree
5 15 (8.93%) CCNP
6 12 (7.14%) CCNA
7 10 (5.95%) CCIE
8 9 (5.36%) CISSP
8 9 (5.36%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 8 (4.76%) DV Cleared
9 8 (4.76%) MCSA
9 8 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
10 7 (4.17%) HNC
10 7 (4.17%) JNCIE
10 7 (4.17%) MCSE
10 7 (4.17%) PMI Certification
11 4 (2.38%) ITIL Certification
11 4 (2.38%) JNCIP
12 3 (1.79%) CISM
12 3 (1.79%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (7.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 12 (7.14%) SLA
3 10 (5.95%) PCI DSS
4 2 (1.19%) GDPR
4 2 (1.19%) NIST 800
5 1 (0.60%) Government Security Classifications
5 1 (0.60%) PMO
5 1 (0.60%) QA
System Software
1 74 (44.05%) Active Directory
2 41 (24.40%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (6.55%) VMware ESXi
4 9 (5.36%) Hyper-V
5 4 (2.38%) VMware NSX
6 2 (1.19%) vSphere
7 1 (0.60%) EMC RecoverPoint
7 1 (0.60%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 7 (4.17%) EMC NetWorker
1 7 (4.17%) Nessus
2 6 (3.57%) Nmap
2 6 (3.57%) WSUS
3 4 (2.38%) SCCM
4 3 (1.79%) Microsoft Intune
4 3 (1.79%) Nagios
5 1 (0.60%) FortiGate
5 1 (0.60%) SCOM
5 1 (0.60%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (0.60%) vCenter Server
5 1 (0.60%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 71 (42.26%) Microsoft
2 66 (39.29%) Cisco
3 59 (35.12%) VMware
4 29 (17.26%) Avaya
4 29 (17.26%) CheckPoint
4 29 (17.26%) Riverbed
5 27 (16.07%) McAfee
6 19 (11.31%) Juniper
7 13 (7.74%) HP
8 11 (6.55%) Palo Alto
9 9 (5.36%) Genesys
9 9 (5.36%) Verint
10 6 (3.57%) Brocade
10 6 (3.57%) Splunk
10 6 (3.57%) TOWER Software
10 6 (3.57%) Tripwire
11 5 (2.98%) F5
11 5 (2.98%) SolarWinds
12 4 (2.38%) Veeam
13 3 (1.79%) EMC