The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Newbury 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 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Berkshire / Newbury
Rank 31 38 33
Rank change year-on-year +7 -5  
Permanent jobs citing WAN 2 8 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Newbury 1.06% 2.61% 4.82%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.77% 6.11% 15.15%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 11
Median salary £47,500 £55,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.63% +42.85%  
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 Newbury with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Newbury
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 53 131 99
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Newbury 28.19% 42.67% 31.83%
Number of salaries quoted 48 113 69
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +29.87%  
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £62,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +3.65%  

WAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Newbury

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Newbury 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 Newbury

WAN
Salary Trend in Newbury

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

Salary trend for WAN in Newbury

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newbury

For the 6 months to 25 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 Newbury region with a requirement for WAN.

1 8 (100.00%) LAN
2 6 (75.00%) Wireless
3 5 (62.50%) Project Management
3 5 (62.50%) HP
3 5 (62.50%) WLAN
3 5 (62.50%) Cisco
3 5 (62.50%) Firewall
4 3 (37.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 3 (37.50%) FortiGate
4 3 (37.50%) VPN
4 3 (37.50%) PRINCE2
5 2 (25.00%) IPsec
5 2 (25.00%) Migration
5 2 (25.00%) VMware
5 2 (25.00%) Business Continuity
5 2 (25.00%) SSH
5 2 (25.00%) MS Office
5 2 (25.00%) SNMP
5 2 (25.00%) MS Visio
5 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
5 2 (25.00%) Juniper
5 2 (25.00%) CheckPoint
5 2 (25.00%) OSPF
5 2 (25.00%) Telnet
5 2 (25.00%) VRRP
5 2 (25.00%) Mobile App
5 2 (25.00%) Mobile Device Management
5 2 (25.00%) Multicast
5 2 (25.00%) Data Centre
5 2 (25.00%) Presales

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Newbury 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:

Applications
1 2 (25.00%) MS Office
1 2 (25.00%) MS Visio
2 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 8 (100.00%) LAN
2 6 (75.00%) Wireless
3 5 (62.50%) Firewall
3 5 (62.50%) WLAN
4 3 (37.50%) VPN
5 2 (25.00%) IPsec
5 2 (25.00%) Multicast
5 2 (25.00%) Network Security
5 2 (25.00%) OSPF
5 2 (25.00%) SNMP
5 2 (25.00%) SSH
5 2 (25.00%) Telnet
5 2 (25.00%) VRRP
5 2 (25.00%) Wireshark
6 1 (12.50%) VoIP
6 1 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Network Engineer
1 3 (37.50%) Project Manager
1 3 (37.50%) Wireless Product Manager
2 2 (25.00%) Network Security Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Security Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Technical Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) LAN Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) LAN/WAN Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Network Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) WAN Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Data Centre
1 2 (25.00%) Mobile App
1 2 (25.00%) PKI
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Project Management
2 3 (37.50%) PRINCE2
3 2 (25.00%) Business Continuity
3 2 (25.00%) Load Balancing
3 2 (25.00%) Migration
3 2 (25.00%) Mobile Device Management
3 2 (25.00%) Multi-Factor Authentication
3 2 (25.00%) Network Management
3 2 (25.00%) Presales
3 2 (25.00%) Two-Factor Authentication
4 1 (12.50%) ITIL
4 1 (12.50%) Network Design
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (12.50%) CCNA
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) FreeRADIUS
1 2 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (37.50%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Cisco
1 5 (62.50%) HP
2 2 (25.00%) Aruba
2 2 (25.00%) Brocade
2 2 (25.00%) CheckPoint
2 2 (25.00%) Fortinet
2 2 (25.00%) Juniper
2 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (25.00%) VMware
3 1 (12.50%) Palo Alto