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 22 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Hampshire / Portsmouth
Rank 44 31 53
Rank change year-on-year -13 +22  
Permanent jobs citing WAN 5 19 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth 1.57% 7.45% 2.59%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.90% 46.34% 14.04%
Number of salaries quoted 3 19 7
Median salary £27,500 £32,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.38% -35.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,900 £31,200 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £27,900 £61,800 £57,500
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 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 42 41 57
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Portsmouth 13.21% 16.08% 18.45%
Number of salaries quoted 34 40 54
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.28% -21.34%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £32,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £57,500 £61,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +3.65%  

WAN
Job Vacancy Trend in 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 22 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 Portsmouth region with a requirement for WAN.

1 6 (100.00%) LAN
2 5 (83.33%) Cisco
3 4 (66.67%) Firewall
3 4 (66.67%) TCP/IP
3 4 (66.67%) DV Cleared
3 4 (66.67%) Security Cleared
4 3 (50.00%) Network Security
4 3 (50.00%) SC Cleared
4 3 (50.00%) VPN
4 3 (50.00%) Network Design
4 3 (50.00%) Wireless
4 3 (50.00%) ITIL
5 2 (33.33%) Windows
5 2 (33.33%) Broadband
5 2 (33.33%) ISDN
5 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 2 (33.33%) CCNA
5 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
5 2 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (33.33%) Juniper
5 2 (33.33%) JNCIA
5 2 (33.33%) JNCIS
5 2 (33.33%) JNCIP
5 2 (33.33%) JNCIE
5 2 (33.33%) VMware
5 2 (33.33%) Windows 10
5 2 (33.33%) Network Monitoring
5 2 (33.33%) e-Health
6 1 (16.67%) Meraki
6 1 (16.67%) Windows Server

WAN
Top Related 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 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
1 1 (16.67%) SharePoint 2010
1 1 (16.67%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) LAN
2 4 (66.67%) Firewall
2 4 (66.67%) TCP/IP
3 3 (50.00%) Network Security
3 3 (50.00%) VPN
3 3 (50.00%) Wireless
4 2 (33.33%) Broadband
4 2 (33.33%) ISDN
5 1 (16.67%) DHCP
5 1 (16.67%) DNS
5 1 (16.67%) MPLS
5 1 (16.67%) VoIP
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
1 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Network Engineer
2 3 (50.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 3 (50.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 2 (33.33%) DV Cleared Network Engineer
3 2 (33.33%) IT Engineer
3 2 (33.33%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) IT Support
4 1 (16.67%) IT Support Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) Support Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) Switch Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) Telecoms Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) e-Health
2 1 (16.67%) Fat Client
2 1 (16.67%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
1 2 (33.33%) Windows 10
2 1 (16.67%) Linux
2 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) ITIL
1 3 (50.00%) Network Design
2 2 (33.33%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (16.67%) Customer Requirements
3 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Management
3 1 (16.67%) Network Management
3 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
3 1 (16.67%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) DV Cleared
1 4 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 3 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (33.33%) CCNA
3 2 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (33.33%) JNCIA
3 2 (33.33%) JNCIE
3 2 (33.33%) JNCIP
3 2 (33.33%) JNCIS
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Nagios
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Cisco
2 2 (33.33%) Juniper
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (16.67%) Citrix
3 1 (16.67%) Meraki
3 1 (16.67%) Nokia
3 1 (16.67%) Nokia Networks
3 1 (16.67%) Veeam
Portsmouth, Hampshire
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