Period
to 18 June 2018

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 6 months to 18 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wide Area Network (WAN)
Hampshire > Southampton
6 months to
18 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 104 84 55
Rank change year-on-year -20 -29 -10
Permanent jobs citing WAN 13 20 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Southampton 0.91% 1.69% 5.34%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.58% 11.76% 25.97%
Number of salaries quoted 14 20 80
Southampton median annual salary £36,000 £38,750 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.10% -13.89% +2.86%
10th Percentile £25,575 £27,825 £27,000
90th Percentile £50,875 £66,500 £53,750
Hampshire median annual salary £42,500 £39,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +8.97% -8.24% -4.23%

WAN is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Southampton with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Southampton
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 233 170 308
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Southampton 16.29% 14.36% 20.57%
Number of salaries quoted 212 157 287
Southampton median annual salary £41,250 £37,500 £41,543
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% -9.73% +3.86%
10th Percentile £23,250 £21,000 £29,750
90th Percentile £64,750 £55,000 £53,750
Hampshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -0.62%

WAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Southampton

Job postings citing WAN as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Southampton.

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 6 months to 18 June 2018.

Salary histogram for WAN in Southampton

For the 6 months to 18 June 2018, IT jobs citing WAN also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Southampton region with a requirement for WAN.

1 11 (84.62%) LAN
2 8 (61.54%) Firewall
3 7 (53.85%) Windows
4 5 (38.46%) Cisco
5 4 (30.77%) Active Directory
5 4 (30.77%) VoIP
6 3 (23.08%) ITIL
6 3 (23.08%) DNS
6 3 (23.08%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (23.08%) Unix
6 3 (23.08%) Network Security
6 3 (23.08%) Office 365
7 2 (15.38%) VLAN
7 2 (15.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 2 (15.38%) Data Centre
7 2 (15.38%) Windows 10
7 2 (15.38%) SIEM
7 2 (15.38%) Windows Server
7 2 (15.38%) Mentoring
7 2 (15.38%) Problem-Solving
7 2 (15.38%) VMware
7 2 (15.38%) Service Management
7 2 (15.38%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (15.38%) SAN
7 2 (15.38%) Citrix
7 2 (15.38%) CheckPoint
7 2 (15.38%) HP
7 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
7 2 (15.38%) CCNP
7 2 (15.38%) PRINCE2

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 1 (7.69%) Apache
1 1 (7.69%) IIS
1 1 (7.69%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (23.08%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (84.62%) LAN
2 8 (61.54%) Firewall
3 4 (30.77%) VoIP
4 3 (23.08%) DNS
4 3 (23.08%) Network Security
5 2 (15.38%) DHCP
5 2 (15.38%) SAN
5 2 (15.38%) VLAN
5 2 (15.38%) VPN
5 2 (15.38%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (15.38%) WLAN
6 1 (7.69%) BGP
6 1 (7.69%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (7.69%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (7.69%) MPLS
6 1 (7.69%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) MySQL
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (7.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Analyst
2 3 (23.08%) Infrastructure Manager
2 3 (23.08%) Senior Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 2 (15.38%) IT Support
3 2 (15.38%) Project Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Senior Support Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Service Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Service Desk Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Support Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Cisco Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Cisco Network Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior IT Support
4 1 (7.69%) Senior IT Support Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Security Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Technical Manager
4 1 (7.69%) VMware Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Windows Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) .NET
1 1 (7.69%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Data Centre
2 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.69%) Cyberthreat
Operating Systems
1 7 (53.85%) Windows
2 3 (23.08%) Unix
3 2 (15.38%) Windows 10
3 2 (15.38%) Windows Server
4 1 (7.69%) AIX
4 1 (7.69%) Apple iOS
4 1 (7.69%) Linux
4 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (23.08%) ITIL
2 2 (15.38%) Mentoring
2 2 (15.38%) PRINCE2
2 2 (15.38%) Problem-Solving
2 2 (15.38%) Service Management
2 2 (15.38%) SIEM
3 1 (7.69%) Analytics
3 1 (7.69%) Business Development
3 1 (7.69%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (7.69%) Deployment Automation
3 1 (7.69%) Email Filtering
3 1 (7.69%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (7.69%) Network Management
3 1 (7.69%) Programme Delivery
3 1 (7.69%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (7.69%) Security Architecture
3 1 (7.69%) Software Asset Management
3 1 (7.69%) Test Automation
3 1 (7.69%) Virtual Environments
3 1 (7.69%) WAN Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) SQL
2 1 (7.69%) PHP
2 1 (7.69%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (15.38%) CCNP
3 1 (7.69%) CCNA
3 1 (7.69%) CISM
3 1 (7.69%) CISSP
3 1 (7.69%) CREST Certified
3 1 (7.69%) Degree
3 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (7.69%) NIST 800
2 1 (7.69%) PCI DSS
2 1 (7.69%) QA
2 1 (7.69%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (30.77%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) QRadar
1 1 (7.69%) WSUS
Vendors
1 5 (38.46%) Cisco
2 2 (15.38%) CheckPoint
2 2 (15.38%) Citrix
2 2 (15.38%) HP
2 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
2 2 (15.38%) VMware
3 1 (7.69%) Apple
3 1 (7.69%) ArcSight
3 1 (7.69%) Blue Coat
3 1 (7.69%) EMC
3 1 (7.69%) F5
3 1 (7.69%) LogRhythm
3 1 (7.69%) Palo Alto
3 1 (7.69%) ProCurve
3 1 (7.69%) Sophos
3 1 (7.69%) Splunk