Period
to 23 May 2019

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 23 May 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wide Area Network (WAN)
South East > Hampshire
6 months to
23 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 124 143 93
Rank change year-on-year +19 -50 -28
Permanent jobs citing WAN 149 127 174
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 2.28% 1.88% 2.95%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.90% 12.02% 16.45%
Number of salaries quoted 106 112 159
Hampshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88% -5.56%
10th Percentile £26,375 £27,550 £22,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £57,725 £62,750
South East median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -10.00% +25.00% -11.11%

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 1,000 1,057 1,058
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 15.34% 15.67% 17.96%
Number of salaries quoted 704 829 865
Hampshire median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% -
10th Percentile £26,325 £23,000 £22,850
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £61,250
South East median annual salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +2.27% +3.53% -2.30%

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 23 May 2019.

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 23 May 2019. 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 -4 41 £45,000 +5.88% 2
Southampton +9 23 £42,500 +18.06% 1
Portsmouth -9 18 £38,500 +20.31% 1
Fareham +8 16 £55,000 +10.00%
Eastleigh +20 9 £37,500 +36.36%
Winchester +17 7 £55,000 +161.90%
Farnborough +4 7 £31,500 - 1
Fleet - 4 £71,250 - 1
Ringwood - 3 £26,500 -
Gosport - 2 £40,000 -
Andover - 1 £33,500 -
WAN
South East

For the 6 months to 23 May 2019, 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.

1 129 (86.58%) LAN
2 82 (55.03%) Cisco
3 70 (46.98%) Firewall
4 67 (44.97%) Windows
5 49 (32.89%) Microsoft
5 49 (32.89%) VMware
6 43 (28.86%) ITIL
6 43 (28.86%) Linux
7 42 (28.19%) Active Directory
8 40 (26.85%) Security Cleared
9 38 (25.50%) VMware Infrastructure
10 36 (24.16%) Cisco Certification
11 34 (22.82%) Juniper
11 34 (22.82%) Data Centre
12 33 (22.15%) Wireless
13 32 (21.48%) Windows Server
14 31 (20.81%) SC Cleared
15 30 (20.13%) VPN
16 29 (19.46%) CCNP
17 27 (18.12%) HP
17 27 (18.12%) DNS
17 27 (18.12%) SQL
18 26 (17.45%) TCP/IP
18 26 (17.45%) Network Security
18 26 (17.45%) Office 365
19 23 (15.44%) Cisco ASA
20 22 (14.77%) VLAN
21 21 (14.09%) DHCP
21 21 (14.09%) vSphere
21 21 (14.09%) Infrastructure Engineering

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 14 (9.40%) SharePoint
2 6 (4.03%) Skype for Business
3 5 (3.36%) MS Project Server
4 4 (2.68%) SharePoint 2010
4 4 (2.68%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.67%) Cloud Foundry
5 1 (0.67%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.67%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (0.67%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.67%) nginx
5 1 (0.67%) OpenStack
Applications
1 14 (9.40%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (4.03%) Microsoft Project
3 4 (2.68%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (2.68%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 8 (5.37%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 26 (17.45%) Office 365
2 18 (12.08%) Amazon AWS
3 15 (10.07%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (2.01%) OneDrive
5 2 (1.34%) IaaS
6 1 (0.67%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.67%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 129 (86.58%) LAN
2 70 (46.98%) Firewall
3 33 (22.15%) Wireless
4 30 (20.13%) VPN
5 27 (18.12%) DNS
6 26 (17.45%) Network Security
6 26 (17.45%) TCP/IP
7 23 (15.44%) Cisco ASA
8 22 (14.77%) VLAN
9 21 (14.09%) DHCP
10 18 (12.08%) SAN
11 17 (11.41%) VoIP
12 14 (9.40%) Wireshark
13 12 (8.05%) BGP
14 11 (7.38%) WLAN
15 10 (6.71%) OSPF
16 9 (6.04%) Cisco Nexus
17 8 (5.37%) Cisco Wireless
17 8 (5.37%) RTP
17 8 (5.37%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (6.04%) MySQL
2 7 (4.70%) SQL Server
3 3 (2.01%) DB2
4 1 (0.67%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (0.67%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (0.67%) RDBMS
4 1 (0.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (0.67%) InstallShield
1 1 (0.67%) Jenkins
1 1 (0.67%) JIRA
1 1 (0.67%) MSI
General
1 8 (5.37%) Back Office
1 8 (5.37%) Manufacturing
2 6 (4.03%) Finance
3 4 (2.68%) Advertising
3 4 (2.68%) Aerospace
4 2 (1.34%) Retail
4 2 (1.34%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.67%) Banking
5 1 (0.67%) Law
5 1 (0.67%) Military
Job Titles
1 26 (17.45%) Network Engineer
2 18 (12.08%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 17 (11.41%) Analyst
3 17 (11.41%) IT Manager
4 15 (10.07%) Architect
5 12 (8.05%) Network Architect
6 11 (7.38%) IT Analyst
6 11 (7.38%) Project Manager
7 10 (6.71%) IT Support
7 10 (6.71%) Security Engineer
7 10 (6.71%) Support Engineer
8 9 (6.04%) Administrator
8 9 (6.04%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 9 (6.04%) IT Project Manager
8 9 (6.04%) Storage Analyst
9 8 (5.37%) Infrastructure Manager
9 8 (5.37%) IT Infrastructure Analyst
9 8 (5.37%) IT Infrastructure Manager
9 8 (5.37%) Systems Administrator
10 7 (4.70%) IT Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.68%) Web Services
2 1 (0.67%) ActiveMQ
2 1 (0.67%) LDAP
2 1 (0.67%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 34 (22.82%) Data Centre
2 9 (6.04%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (6.04%) Management Information System
3 8 (5.37%) Fat Client
3 8 (5.37%) Self-Motivation
3 8 (5.37%) Thin Client
4 6 (4.03%) EMC VNX
5 5 (3.36%) Cyber Defence
6 4 (2.68%) Clustering
6 4 (2.68%) FMCG
6 4 (2.68%) Linux Command Line
6 4 (2.68%) PKI
6 4 (2.68%) Replication
7 3 (2.01%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.67%) Video Conferencing
8 1 (0.67%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 67 (44.97%) Windows
2 43 (28.86%) Linux
3 32 (21.48%) Windows Server
4 18 (12.08%) Windows 10
4 18 (12.08%) Windows Server 2008
5 17 (11.41%) Windows Server 2012
6 14 (9.40%) Windows 7
7 4 (2.68%) AIX
7 4 (2.68%) Windows 8
8 3 (2.01%) Unix
9 1 (0.67%) Check Point GAiA
9 1 (0.67%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.67%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (28.86%) ITIL
2 21 (14.09%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 20 (13.42%) Project Management
4 19 (12.75%) Network Design
5 17 (11.41%) Service Delivery
6 14 (9.40%) Customer Requirements
6 14 (9.40%) Cybersecurity
6 14 (9.40%) Problem-Solving
7 13 (8.72%) Mentoring
8 12 (8.05%) Incident Management
9 11 (7.38%) Kalman Filter
10 10 (6.71%) Migration
10 10 (6.71%) Stakeholder Management
11 8 (5.37%) Disaster Recovery
11 8 (5.37%) Performance Monitoring
11 8 (5.37%) Problem Management
12 7 (4.70%) Line Management
12 7 (4.70%) Network Monitoring
12 7 (4.70%) Service Management
13 6 (4.03%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 27 (18.12%) SQL
2 6 (4.03%) Python
3 4 (2.68%) C
3 4 (2.68%) C++
3 4 (2.68%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 40 (26.85%) Security Cleared
2 36 (24.16%) Cisco Certification
3 31 (20.81%) SC Cleared
4 29 (19.46%) CCNP
5 15 (10.07%) CCNA
6 14 (9.40%) CCIE
7 12 (8.05%) DV Cleared
8 11 (7.38%) CCDP
8 11 (7.38%) Degree
9 9 (6.04%) Microsoft Certification
10 5 (3.36%) CISSP
11 4 (2.68%) ITIL Certification
12 3 (2.01%) JNCIE
12 3 (2.01%) MCSA
12 3 (2.01%) MCSE
12 3 (2.01%) Network+ Certification
13 2 (1.34%) CISA
13 2 (1.34%) CISM
13 2 (1.34%) CWNA
13 2 (1.34%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (13.42%) SLA
2 7 (4.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (2.01%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.67%) ISO 14001
4 1 (0.67%) ISO 22301
4 1 (0.67%) ISO 31000
4 1 (0.67%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.67%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 42 (28.19%) Active Directory
2 38 (25.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 21 (14.09%) vSphere
4 10 (6.71%) Hyper-V
5 7 (4.70%) VMware ESXi
6 6 (4.03%) EMC RecoverPoint
6 6 (4.03%) XenDesktop
7 5 (3.36%) Docker
8 3 (2.01%) DFS Replication
8 3 (2.01%) Terminal Server
8 3 (2.01%) VMware NSX
9 2 (1.34%) Citrix Hypervisor
9 2 (1.34%) Microsoft App-V
10 1 (0.67%) Firmware
10 1 (0.67%) PowerDNS
10 1 (0.67%) RHEV
10 1 (0.67%) vCloud
10 1 (0.67%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 13 (8.72%) Cisco Prime
2 9 (6.04%) WSUS
3 5 (3.36%) Norton AntiVirus
4 4 (2.68%) Nagios
4 4 (2.68%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (2.68%) SCCM
5 3 (2.01%) Ansible
5 3 (2.01%) Backup Exec
5 3 (2.01%) Nessus
5 3 (2.01%) Nmap
6 2 (1.34%) Netcool
6 2 (1.34%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 1 (0.67%) Docker Swarm
7 1 (0.67%) EMC NetWorker
7 1 (0.67%) FortiGate
7 1 (0.67%) HAProxy
7 1 (0.67%) Kubernetes
7 1 (0.67%) NetBackup
7 1 (0.67%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 82 (55.03%) Cisco
2 49 (32.89%) Microsoft
2 49 (32.89%) VMware
3 34 (22.82%) Juniper
4 27 (18.12%) HP
5 18 (12.08%) Palo Alto
6 17 (11.41%) CheckPoint
7 15 (10.07%) Citrix
8 13 (8.72%) SolarWinds
9 12 (8.05%) Dell
10 11 (7.38%) EMC
10 11 (7.38%) F5
11 9 (6.04%) 3PAR
11 9 (6.04%) Riverbed
11 9 (6.04%) Veeam
12 8 (5.37%) BMC
12 8 (5.37%) Remedy
13 7 (4.70%) Avaya
14 6 (4.03%) NetApp
15 5 (3.36%) Symantec