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

Wide Area Network (WAN)
Hampshire / Southampton
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 63 39 43
Rank change year-on-year -24 +4  
Permanent jobs citing WAN 7 49 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Southampton 1.14% 6.14% 5.32%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.29% 27.84% 24.29%
Number of salaries quoted 7 49 24
Median salary £60,000 £50,000 £43,125
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% +15.94%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £52,500 £55,000
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 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 96 176 210
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Southampton 15.66% 22.06% 21.90%
Number of salaries quoted 92 161 134
Median salary £40,000 £47,500 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.78% +8.57%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £37,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% +2.40%  

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 27 March 2017.

Salary histogram for WAN in Southampton

WAN
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 27 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 Southampton region with a requirement for WAN.

1 30 (96.77%) LAN
2 20 (64.52%) Windows
2 20 (64.52%) Active Directory
3 19 (61.29%) Windows Server
4 18 (58.06%) Windows Server 2012
4 18 (58.06%) VMware
5 15 (48.39%) Cisco
5 15 (48.39%) VMware Infrastructure
5 15 (48.39%) Windows Server 2008
6 14 (45.16%) Windows 10
6 14 (45.16%) Cisco Certification
6 14 (45.16%) TCP/IP
7 11 (35.48%) CCNP
7 11 (35.48%) Hyper-V
7 11 (35.48%) Windows 7
7 11 (35.48%) Windows 8
8 10 (32.26%) Office 365
9 9 (29.03%) VLAN
9 9 (29.03%) CCNA
9 9 (29.03%) Firewall
9 9 (29.03%) Wi-Fi
10 8 (25.81%) DNS
11 7 (22.58%) VPN
11 7 (22.58%) MPLS
11 7 (22.58%) CCIE
11 7 (22.58%) Data Protection
12 6 (19.35%) Cisco UCCE
12 6 (19.35%) IP Telephony
12 6 (19.35%) Microsoft
12 6 (19.35%) VoIP

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:

Applications
1 3 (9.68%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.23%) MS Office
2 1 (3.23%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (12.90%) Infor CRM
Cloud Services
1 10 (32.26%) Office 365
2 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 30 (96.77%) LAN
2 14 (45.16%) TCP/IP
3 9 (29.03%) Firewall
3 9 (29.03%) VLAN
3 9 (29.03%) Wi-Fi
4 8 (25.81%) DNS
5 7 (22.58%) MPLS
5 7 (22.58%) VPN
6 6 (19.35%) IP Telephony
6 6 (19.35%) VoIP
7 5 (16.13%) Network Security
8 4 (12.90%) Cisco IPT
8 4 (12.90%) DHCP
9 3 (9.68%) Cisco ASA
9 3 (9.68%) Cisco IOS
9 3 (9.68%) Cisco ISE
9 3 (9.68%) Cisco Nexus
9 3 (9.68%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
9 3 (9.68%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 3 (9.68%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.90%) Relational Database
1 4 (12.90%) SQL Server
1 4 (12.90%) SQL Server 2005
1 4 (12.90%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 4 (12.90%) Banking
1 4 (12.90%) Finance
2 3 (9.68%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (29.03%) IT Support
1 9 (29.03%) IT Support Technician
1 9 (29.03%) IT Technician
1 9 (29.03%) Support Technician
2 4 (12.90%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (12.90%) IT Manager
3 3 (9.68%) Cisco Engineer
3 3 (9.68%) Consultant
3 3 (9.68%) IT Engineer
3 3 (9.68%) Network Consultant
3 3 (9.68%) Network Security Consultant
3 3 (9.68%) Security Consultant
3 3 (9.68%) VoIP Engineer
4 2 (6.45%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (6.45%) Network Engineer
5 1 (3.23%) Administrator
5 1 (3.23%) Service Analyst
5 1 (3.23%) Support Engineer
5 1 (3.23%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (3.23%) Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.90%) Video Conferencing
2 3 (9.68%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 20 (64.52%) Windows
2 19 (61.29%) Windows Server
3 18 (58.06%) Windows Server 2012
4 15 (48.39%) Windows Server 2008
5 14 (45.16%) Windows 10
6 11 (35.48%) Windows 7
6 11 (35.48%) Windows 8
7 1 (3.23%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (22.58%) Data Protection
2 4 (12.90%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (12.90%) CRM
2 4 (12.90%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (12.90%) Performance Monitoring
3 3 (9.68%) Information Security
3 3 (9.68%) Network Architecture
3 3 (9.68%) Network Design
3 3 (9.68%) Presales
3 3 (9.68%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (6.45%) IT Strategy
4 2 (6.45%) ITIL
4 2 (6.45%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 4 (12.90%) SQL
1 4 (12.90%) T-SQL
2 3 (9.68%) PowerShell
3 1 (3.23%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 14 (45.16%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (35.48%) CCNP
3 9 (29.03%) CCNA
4 7 (22.58%) CCIE
5 3 (9.68%) CCSE
5 3 (9.68%) MCSA
5 3 (9.68%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 20 (64.52%) Active Directory
2 15 (48.39%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (35.48%) Hyper-V
4 1 (3.23%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 6 (19.35%) Cisco UCCE
2 2 (6.45%) HP SIM
2 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 2 (6.45%) SCCM
2 2 (6.45%) SCOM
Vendors
1 18 (58.06%) VMware
2 15 (48.39%) Cisco
3 6 (19.35%) Microsoft
4 4 (12.90%) F5
4 4 (12.90%) Infor
4 4 (12.90%) Mitel
4 4 (12.90%) SonicWALL
5 3 (9.68%) CA
5 3 (9.68%) CheckPoint
5 3 (9.68%) Fortinet
5 3 (9.68%) Palo Alto
6 2 (6.45%) HP
7 1 (3.23%) Citrix
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