The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Portsmouth 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 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wide Area Network (WAN)
Hampshire / Portsmouth
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 37 40 33
Rank change year-on-year +3 -7  
Permanent jobs citing WAN 20 6 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth 5.68% 2.40% 5.82%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 32.26% 26.09% 28.33%
Number of salaries quoted 20 6 15
Median salary £23,500 £32,250 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -27.13% -14.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - -5.88%  

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 Portsmouth with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Portsmouth
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 62 23 60
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Portsmouth 17.61% 9.20% 20.55%
Number of salaries quoted 58 22 53
Median salary £31,500 £33,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.54% -12.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £41,600
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

WAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Portsmouth

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Portsmouth 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 Portsmouth

WAN
Salary Trend in Portsmouth

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

Salary trend for WAN in Portsmouth

WAN
Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing WAN in Portsmouth over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Salary histogram for WAN in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 Portsmouth region with a requirement for WAN.

1 25 (100.00%) LAN
2 19 (76.00%) Security Cleared
3 17 (68.00%) Microsoft
3 17 (68.00%) Active Directory
3 17 (68.00%) Windows
4 16 (64.00%) SC Cleared
5 15 (60.00%) ITIL
6 13 (52.00%) Windows 7
7 12 (48.00%) MCDST
7 12 (48.00%) MCTS
7 12 (48.00%) MCITP
7 12 (48.00%) Microsoft Certification
7 12 (48.00%) MCP
7 12 (48.00%) Microsoft Office
7 12 (48.00%) MS Exchange
7 12 (48.00%) Driving Licence
8 11 (44.00%) Firewall
9 9 (36.00%) TCP/IP
9 9 (36.00%) Cisco
10 7 (28.00%) VMware
11 6 (24.00%) DV Cleared
11 6 (24.00%) VPN
12 5 (20.00%) Windows 10
13 4 (16.00%) Windows Server 2012
13 4 (16.00%) Windows Server
13 4 (16.00%) Cisco Certification
13 4 (16.00%) Juniper
13 4 (16.00%) DNS
13 4 (16.00%) VoIP
13 4 (16.00%) DHCP

WAN
Co-occurring IT Skills in Portsmouth 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 12 (48.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.00%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (4.00%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 12 (48.00%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Project
Communications & Networking
1 25 (100.00%) LAN
2 11 (44.00%) Firewall
3 9 (36.00%) TCP/IP
4 6 (24.00%) VPN
5 4 (16.00%) DHCP
5 4 (16.00%) DNS
5 4 (16.00%) VoIP
6 3 (12.00%) Network Security
6 3 (12.00%) Wireless
7 2 (8.00%) Broadband
7 2 (8.00%) ISDN
7 2 (8.00%) VLAN
General
1 3 (12.00%) Finance
2 2 (8.00%) Automotive
2 2 (8.00%) Manufacturing
2 2 (8.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 13 (52.00%) Analyst
2 12 (48.00%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
2 12 (48.00%) Service Analyst
2 12 (48.00%) Service Desk Analyst
3 5 (20.00%) Network Engineer
4 4 (16.00%) DV Cleared Network Engineer
5 3 (12.00%) IT Engineer
5 3 (12.00%) IT Support
5 3 (12.00%) IT Support Engineer
5 3 (12.00%) Support Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) Cisco Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) Consultant
6 2 (8.00%) Field Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) Infrastructure Consultant
6 2 (8.00%) Network Consultant
6 2 (8.00%) Network Field Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) Network Infrastructure Consultant
6 2 (8.00%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) Virtualisation Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 12 (48.00%) Driving Licence
2 2 (8.00%) e-Health
3 1 (4.00%) Fat Client
3 1 (4.00%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 17 (68.00%) Windows
2 13 (52.00%) Windows 7
3 5 (20.00%) Windows 10
4 4 (16.00%) Windows Server
4 4 (16.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (16.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (12.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (60.00%) ITIL
2 3 (12.00%) Network Design
3 2 (8.00%) Configuration Management
3 2 (8.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (8.00%) Network Monitoring
3 2 (8.00%) Service Delivery
3 2 (8.00%) Virtual Environments
4 1 (4.00%) Change Control
4 1 (4.00%) Customer Requirements
4 1 (4.00%) Infrastructure Management
4 1 (4.00%) Network Management
4 1 (4.00%) PRINCE2
4 1 (4.00%) Programme Management
4 1 (4.00%) Project Management
4 1 (4.00%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 19 (76.00%) Security Cleared
2 16 (64.00%) SC Cleared
3 12 (48.00%) MCDST
3 12 (48.00%) MCITP
3 12 (48.00%) MCP
3 12 (48.00%) MCTS
3 12 (48.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (24.00%) DV Cleared
5 4 (16.00%) CCNA
5 4 (16.00%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (8.00%) JNCIA
6 2 (8.00%) JNCIE
6 2 (8.00%) JNCIP
6 2 (8.00%) JNCIS
System Software
1 17 (68.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (16.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (12.00%) Nagios
Vendors
1 17 (68.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (36.00%) Cisco
3 7 (28.00%) VMware
4 4 (16.00%) Juniper
5 3 (12.00%) Meraki
5 3 (12.00%) Veeam
6 1 (4.00%) Citrix
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Networkers
Salary: benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Networkers
Salary: benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Portsmouth
IQ Telecom
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago