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

Wide Area Network (WAN)
Hampshire / Southampton
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 56 57 37
Rank change year-on-year +1 -20  
Permanent jobs citing WAN 11 29 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Southampton 1.96% 3.92% 6.81%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.86% 21.01% 22.94%
Number of salaries quoted 11 29 33
Median salary £32,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.75% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £35,800 £19,600
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £50,000 £54,000
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 Southampton with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Southampton
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 74 138 231
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Southampton 13.17% 18.67% 29.69%
Number of salaries quoted 61 128 160
Median salary £33,000 £40,000 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.50% -8.57%  
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £35,000 £23,750
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

WAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Southampton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Southampton 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 Southampton

WAN
Salary Trend in Southampton

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

Salary trend for WAN in Southampton

WAN
Salary Histogram in Southampton

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing WAN in Southampton over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Salary histogram for WAN in Southampton

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

1 18 (100.00%) LAN
2 16 (88.89%) Cisco
3 14 (77.78%) Cisco Certification
4 11 (61.11%) Active Directory
4 11 (61.11%) Windows
5 10 (55.56%) CCNA
6 9 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 9 (50.00%) MCSA
6 9 (50.00%) DHCP
6 9 (50.00%) DNS
6 9 (50.00%) Firewall
6 9 (50.00%) VMware
6 9 (50.00%) Data Protection
6 9 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (50.00%) Windows Server
7 8 (44.44%) Telecoms
8 7 (38.89%) Information Security
8 7 (38.89%) CCNP
8 7 (38.89%) CA
8 7 (38.89%) Windows 10
8 7 (38.89%) Root Cause Analysis
8 7 (38.89%) Office 365
9 6 (33.33%) ITIL
10 5 (27.78%) CheckPoint
11 4 (22.22%) MS Exchange
11 4 (22.22%) Microsoft
11 4 (22.22%) Cisco IOS
11 4 (22.22%) Palo Alto
11 4 (22.22%) Cisco Nexus
11 4 (22.22%) F5

WAN
Co-occurring IT Skills in Southampton 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 4 (22.22%) MS Exchange
2 2 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2013
Business Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 7 (38.89%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 18 (100.00%) LAN
2 9 (50.00%) DHCP
2 9 (50.00%) DNS
2 9 (50.00%) Firewall
3 4 (22.22%) Cisco IOS
3 4 (22.22%) Cisco Nexus
4 3 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (16.67%) Cisco ISE
4 3 (16.67%) Cisco Wireless
4 3 (16.67%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 3 (16.67%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 3 (16.67%) MPLS
4 3 (16.67%) Network Security
4 3 (16.67%) TCP/IP
4 3 (16.67%) Wireless
5 1 (5.56%) IP Telephony
5 1 (5.56%) VoIP
5 1 (5.56%) Wi-Fi
General
1 8 (44.44%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (33.33%) IT Engineer
2 4 (22.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (22.22%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) Consultant
3 3 (16.67%) Network Consultant
3 3 (16.67%) Network Security Consultant
3 3 (16.67%) Security Consultant
4 2 (11.11%) Desktop Support
4 2 (11.11%) Desktop Support Technician
4 2 (11.11%) Desktop Technician
4 2 (11.11%) Network Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Support Technician
4 2 (11.11%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Designer
5 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Support
5 1 (5.56%) IT Services Manager
5 1 (5.56%) IT Support
5 1 (5.56%) Service Desk Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Service Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Fat Client
1 2 (11.11%) Management Information System
1 2 (11.11%) Thin Client
2 1 (5.56%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 11 (61.11%) Windows
2 9 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 9 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 7 (38.89%) Windows 10
4 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (5.56%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (50.00%) Data Protection
2 7 (38.89%) Information Security
2 7 (38.89%) Root Cause Analysis
3 6 (33.33%) ITIL
4 3 (16.67%) Presales
5 2 (11.11%) Case Management
5 2 (11.11%) Kalman Filter
5 2 (11.11%) Line Management
5 2 (11.11%) Mentoring
5 2 (11.11%) Server Virtualisation
5 2 (11.11%) Time Management
6 1 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (5.56%) IT Strategy
6 1 (5.56%) Network Architecture
6 1 (5.56%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.11%) C
Qualifications
1 14 (77.78%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (55.56%) CCNA
3 9 (50.00%) MCSA
3 9 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (38.89%) CCNP
5 3 (16.67%) CCIE
5 3 (16.67%) CCSE
6 2 (11.11%) MCITP
6 2 (11.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (61.11%) Active Directory
2 2 (11.11%) Hyper-V
2 2 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) Cisco UCCE
1 1 (5.56%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 16 (88.89%) Cisco
2 9 (50.00%) VMware
3 7 (38.89%) CA
4 5 (27.78%) CheckPoint
5 4 (22.22%) F5
5 4 (22.22%) Microsoft
5 4 (22.22%) Palo Alto
6 3 (16.67%) Fortinet
7 2 (11.11%) Citrix
7 2 (11.11%) Juniper
7 2 (11.11%) Remedy
7 2 (11.11%) Veeam
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