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

Wide Area Network (WAN)
Berkshire / Slough
3 months to
24 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 37 47 50
Rank change year-on-year +10 +3  
Permanent jobs citing WAN 7 13 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Slough 2.13% 2.33% 2.42%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.75% 9.49% 11.67%
Number of salaries quoted 7 13 13
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -8.60%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,400 £32,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,600 £41,500
% change year-on-year -1.47% -2.16%  

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 Slough with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Slough
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 80 137 120
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Slough 24.39% 24.60% 20.73%
Number of salaries quoted 72 112 102
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +7.52%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,100 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £64,750 £62,500 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% -  

WAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Slough

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Slough 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 Slough

WAN
Salary Trend in Slough

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

Salary trend for WAN in Slough

WAN
Salary Histogram in Slough

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

Salary histogram for WAN in Slough

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 Slough region with a requirement for WAN.

1 11 (78.57%) Firewall
2 9 (64.29%) LAN
3 8 (57.14%) Cisco
4 5 (35.71%) VPN
4 5 (35.71%) Cisco ASA
5 4 (28.57%) VLAN
5 4 (28.57%) Driving Licence
5 4 (28.57%) Data Centre
5 4 (28.57%) VoIP
5 4 (28.57%) Windows
5 4 (28.57%) Active Directory
6 3 (21.43%) Manufacturing
6 3 (21.43%) VMware
6 3 (21.43%) Wireless
6 3 (21.43%) Finance
6 3 (21.43%) Citrix
6 3 (21.43%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (21.43%) MS Exchange
6 3 (21.43%) MPLS
6 3 (21.43%) SQL
6 3 (21.43%) SAP
6 3 (21.43%) XenApp
6 3 (21.43%) F5
6 3 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (21.43%) Cisco PIX
6 3 (21.43%) Hyper-V
7 2 (14.29%) ZABBIX
7 2 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008

WAN
Co-occurring IT Skills in Slough 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 3 (21.43%) MS Exchange
2 2 (14.29%) Apache
2 2 (14.29%) Tomcat
3 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
3 1 (7.14%) Skype for Business
Business Applications
1 2 (14.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (7.14%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (78.57%) Firewall
2 9 (64.29%) LAN
3 5 (35.71%) Cisco ASA
3 5 (35.71%) VPN
4 4 (28.57%) VLAN
4 4 (28.57%) VoIP
5 3 (21.43%) Cisco PIX
5 3 (21.43%) MPLS
5 3 (21.43%) Wireless
6 2 (14.29%) Converged Networks
6 2 (14.29%) DHCP
6 2 (14.29%) DNS
6 2 (14.29%) Intrusion Detection
6 2 (14.29%) Remote Desktop
6 2 (14.29%) TCP/IP
7 1 (7.14%) BGP
7 1 (7.14%) Cisco Wireless
7 1 (7.14%) EIGRP
7 1 (7.14%) OSPF
7 1 (7.14%) TACACS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) MySQL
1 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
1 2 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 3 (21.43%) Finance
1 3 (21.43%) Manufacturing
2 2 (14.29%) Back Office
2 2 (14.29%) Electronics
2 2 (14.29%) Marketing
2 2 (14.29%) Telecoms
3 1 (7.14%) Legal
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) Network Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) Analyst
2 4 (28.57%) Cisco Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) Junior
3 3 (21.43%) Administrator
4 2 (14.29%) Consultant
4 2 (14.29%) Field Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Linux Administrator
4 2 (14.29%) Linux Support
4 2 (14.29%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 2 (14.29%) Network Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Senior Support Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Senior Systems Administrator
4 2 (14.29%) Support Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Support Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (14.29%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Systems Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Data Centre
1 4 (28.57%) Driving Licence
2 2 (14.29%) User Experience
3 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (28.57%) Windows
2 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (14.29%) Linux
3 2 (14.29%) Windows Server
3 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (14.29%) B2B
1 2 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) Change Management
1 2 (14.29%) Customer Requirements
1 2 (14.29%) Digital Marketing
1 2 (14.29%) ITIL
1 2 (14.29%) Mentoring
1 2 (14.29%) Network Optimisation
1 2 (14.29%) Programme Management
1 2 (14.29%) Virtual Infrastructure
2 1 (7.14%) Capacity Management
2 1 (7.14%) Data Security
2 1 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (7.14%) High Availability
2 1 (7.14%) Network Load Balancing
2 1 (7.14%) Network Management
2 1 (7.14%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (7.14%) Presales
2 1 (7.14%) Time Management
2 1 (7.14%) WAN Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 3 (21.43%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (14.29%) CCNA
3 1 (7.14%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (28.57%) Active Directory
2 3 (21.43%) Hyper-V
2 3 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (21.43%) XenApp
3 2 (14.29%) KVM
3 2 (14.29%) Terminal Services
3 2 (14.29%) VMware Workstation
3 2 (14.29%) XenServer
4 1 (7.14%) Firmware
4 1 (7.14%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) WSUS
1 2 (14.29%) ZABBIX
2 1 (7.14%) SCCM
2 1 (7.14%) SCOM
2 1 (7.14%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 8 (57.14%) Cisco
2 3 (21.43%) Citrix
2 3 (21.43%) F5
2 3 (21.43%) SAP
2 3 (21.43%) VMware
3 2 (14.29%) Intel Security
3 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
4 1 (7.14%) Blue Coat
4 1 (7.14%) CheckPoint
4 1 (7.14%) Fortinet
4 1 (7.14%) Infovista
4 1 (7.14%) Juniper
4 1 (7.14%) Palo Alto
4 1 (7.14%) Riverbed
4 1 (7.14%) SolarWinds
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