Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Surrey 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 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wide Area Network (WAN)
South East > Surrey
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 102 72 36
Rank change year-on-year -30 -36 +55
Permanent jobs citing WAN 177 263 572
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 2.84% 3.96% 6.70%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.95% 19.17% 30.07%
Number of salaries quoted 155 203 505
Surrey median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88% +8.28%
10th Percentile £30,200 £26,700 £25,950
90th Percentile £73,750 £61,000 £64,750
South East median annual salary £40,000 £44,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -9.09% -2.22% +12.50%

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 Surrey with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Surrey
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 1184 1372 1902
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 19.03% 20.68% 22.28%
Number of salaries quoted 988 1136 1638
Surrey median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% -
10th Percentile £26,000 £27,000 £24,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £66,325
South East median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year -5.56% +4.65% +7.50%

WAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

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

Job vacancy trend for WAN in Surrey

WAN
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

Salary trend for WAN in Surrey

WAN
Salary Histogram in Surrey

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing WAN in Surrey over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for WAN in Surrey

WAN
Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WAN within the Surrey region over the 6 months to 23 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Guildford +23 59 £42,500 +13.33%
Egham -22 15 £36,250 -27.50%
Godalming -4 11 £33,500 -33.00% 2
Redhill +14 10 £70,000 +35.27%
Reigate -63 9 £47,000 +17.50%
Dorking -3 8 £22,500 -33.82%
Staines -15 8 £55,000 +18.28% 3
Leatherhead +17 7 £52,500 +128.26% 1
Camberley -14 7 £45,000 +40.63%
Woking -1 4 £62,500 +28.87%
Chertsey -8 3 £37,500 +15.38%
Farnham +6 2 £31,500 -21.25%
Weybridge - 2 £29,000 -
Epsom -8 1 £37,500 +20.97%
Sunbury-on-Thames - 1 £55,000 -
WAN
South East

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 Surrey region with a requirement for WAN.

1 125 (70.62%) LAN
2 105 (59.32%) Firewall
3 94 (53.11%) Cisco
4 79 (44.63%) VMware
5 72 (40.68%) Windows
6 69 (38.98%) Cisco Certification
7 67 (37.85%) Data Centre
8 58 (32.77%) VPN
9 54 (30.51%) Microsoft
10 51 (28.81%) CCNP
10 51 (28.81%) VMware Infrastructure
11 48 (27.12%) Windows Server
12 46 (25.99%) Active Directory
13 42 (23.73%) Microsoft Azure
14 40 (22.60%) Windows Server 2008
14 40 (22.60%) Network Security
15 35 (19.77%) Linux
15 35 (19.77%) Amazon AWS
16 34 (19.21%) Office 365
16 34 (19.21%) MS Exchange
16 34 (19.21%) DNS
17 33 (18.64%) SAN
18 32 (18.08%) Cisco Nexus
18 32 (18.08%) Windows Server 2012
19 31 (17.51%) ITIL
20 30 (16.95%) TCP/IP
20 30 (16.95%) Wireless
20 30 (16.95%) Load Balancing
21 29 (16.38%) Microsoft Certification
21 29 (16.38%) F5

WAN
Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey 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 34 (19.21%) MS Exchange
2 19 (10.73%) Exchange Server 2010
3 15 (8.47%) Exchange Server 2013
4 9 (5.08%) BizTalk Server
4 9 (5.08%) Skype for Business
5 7 (3.95%) NetWeaver
6 3 (1.69%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (1.13%) IIS
7 2 (1.13%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 2 (1.13%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.56%) SharePoint
Applications
1 22 (12.43%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (2.82%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (2.82%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 8 (4.52%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.56%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 42 (23.73%) Microsoft Azure
2 35 (19.77%) Amazon AWS
3 34 (19.21%) Office 365
4 4 (2.26%) IaaS
5 2 (1.13%) PaaS
6 1 (0.56%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.56%) G Suite
6 1 (0.56%) SaaS
6 1 (0.56%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 125 (70.62%) LAN
2 105 (59.32%) Firewall
3 58 (32.77%) VPN
4 40 (22.60%) Network Security
5 34 (19.21%) DNS
6 33 (18.64%) SAN
7 32 (18.08%) Cisco Nexus
8 30 (16.95%) TCP/IP
8 30 (16.95%) Wireless
9 28 (15.82%) Cisco ASA
9 28 (15.82%) DHCP
9 28 (15.82%) MPLS
10 25 (14.12%) IPsec
11 24 (13.56%) BGP
11 24 (13.56%) VLAN
11 24 (13.56%) Wi-Fi
12 23 (12.99%) SSL
13 21 (11.86%) Ethernet
14 19 (10.73%) IP Telephony
15 15 (8.47%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (9.60%) SQL Server
2 7 (3.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (1.13%) NoSQL
3 2 (1.13%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 7 (3.95%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.56%) JIRA
General
1 15 (8.47%) Finance
2 10 (5.65%) Legal
3 8 (4.52%) Law
4 6 (3.39%) Marketing
4 6 (3.39%) Telecoms
5 5 (2.82%) Advertising
6 4 (2.26%) Retail
7 3 (1.69%) Manufacturing
8 2 (1.13%) Back Office
8 2 (1.13%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.56%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 54 (30.51%) Network Engineer
2 37 (20.90%) Architect
3 30 (16.95%) Senior Network Engineer
4 22 (12.43%) Cisco Engineer
5 21 (11.86%) Administrator
5 21 (11.86%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 19 (10.73%) Systems Administrator
7 17 (9.60%) Support Engineer
8 16 (9.04%) Infrastructure Architect
9 13 (7.34%) IT Engineer
9 13 (7.34%) Senior Cisco Engineer
10 12 (6.78%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
11 10 (5.65%) Analyst
11 10 (5.65%) IT Support
11 10 (5.65%) IT Support Engineer
11 10 (5.65%) Solutions Architect
12 9 (5.08%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 8 (4.52%) Firewall Engineer
13 8 (4.52%) Security Engineer
13 8 (4.52%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (5.65%) Web Services
2 7 (3.95%) SAP Basis
3 5 (2.82%) HTML
3 5 (2.82%) HTML5
4 4 (2.26%) 802.1X
5 3 (1.69%) Software Packaging
6 2 (1.13%) Java EE
6 2 (1.13%) JSON
6 2 (1.13%) Middleware
6 2 (1.13%) RabbitMQ
6 2 (1.13%) REST
6 2 (1.13%) SOAP
6 2 (1.13%) WSDL
6 2 (1.13%) XSD
7 1 (0.56%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 67 (37.85%) Data Centre
2 14 (7.91%) Clustering
3 11 (6.21%) Management Information System
4 10 (5.65%) Computer Science
5 9 (5.08%) PKI
6 8 (4.52%) Enterprise Storage
7 7 (3.95%) Analytical Skills
8 6 (3.39%) Hybrid Cloud
8 6 (3.39%) iPhone
8 6 (3.39%) Public Cloud
9 5 (2.82%) Algorithms
10 4 (2.26%) Blackberry
10 4 (2.26%) Driving Licence
11 3 (1.69%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 3 (1.69%) Mainframe
11 3 (1.69%) Replication
11 3 (1.69%) Video Conferencing
12 2 (1.13%) CMDB
12 2 (1.13%) Enterprise Software
12 2 (1.13%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 72 (40.68%) Windows
2 48 (27.12%) Windows Server
3 40 (22.60%) Windows Server 2008
4 35 (19.77%) Linux
5 32 (18.08%) Windows Server 2012
6 18 (10.17%) Windows 7
7 17 (9.60%) Unix
8 11 (6.21%) Android
9 10 (5.65%) Windows 10
10 8 (4.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 7 (3.95%) Windows 8
11 7 (3.95%) Windows Server 2003
12 5 (2.82%) Mac OS X
13 3 (1.69%) Windows Vista
14 2 (1.13%) AIX
14 2 (1.13%) Fedora
15 1 (0.56%) Debian
15 1 (0.56%) SUSE
15 1 (0.56%) Ubuntu
15 1 (0.56%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (17.51%) ITIL
2 30 (16.95%) Load Balancing
3 20 (11.30%) Mentoring
4 15 (8.47%) Change Management
5 14 (7.91%) Coaching
5 14 (7.91%) Network Design
6 10 (5.65%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (5.65%) Mathematics
6 10 (5.65%) Operations Management
6 10 (5.65%) Penetration Testing
7 9 (5.08%) Change Control
7 9 (5.08%) Information Management
7 9 (5.08%) Kalman Filter
7 9 (5.08%) Presales
7 9 (5.08%) Technical Architecture
8 8 (4.52%) Adaptive Security
8 8 (4.52%) Network Monitoring
8 8 (4.52%) Network Virtualisation
8 8 (4.52%) Service Management
8 8 (4.52%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 14 (7.91%) PowerShell
2 13 (7.34%) C
3 5 (2.82%) SQL
4 3 (1.69%) Shell Script
5 2 (1.13%) Java
5 2 (1.13%) VBScript
6 1 (0.56%) Perl
Qualifications
1 69 (38.98%) Cisco Certification
2 51 (28.81%) CCNP
3 29 (16.38%) Microsoft Certification
4 25 (14.12%) CCNA
5 20 (11.30%) MCSA
5 20 (11.30%) MCSE
6 18 (10.17%) Degree
7 13 (7.34%) MCP
8 9 (5.08%) SC Cleared
8 9 (5.08%) Security Cleared
9 8 (4.52%) CCIE
10 5 (2.82%) Computer Science Degree
10 5 (2.82%) ITIL Certification
11 4 (2.26%) CCDA
12 3 (1.69%) DV Cleared
12 3 (1.69%) JNCIA
12 3 (1.69%) MCITP
12 3 (1.69%) MCTS
13 2 (1.13%) JNCIP
13 2 (1.13%) LPIC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (9.60%) SLA
2 2 (1.13%) PCI DSS
2 2 (1.13%) QA
2 2 (1.13%) RMADS
3 1 (0.56%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.56%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 1 (0.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 51 (28.81%) VMware Infrastructure
2 46 (25.99%) Active Directory
3 29 (16.38%) Hyper-V
4 20 (11.30%) vSphere
5 9 (5.08%) Terminal Services
6 7 (3.95%) Virtual Servers
6 7 (3.95%) VMware Workstation
7 3 (1.69%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (1.13%) ISA Server
8 2 (1.13%) pfSense
8 2 (1.13%) Virtual Machines
8 2 (1.13%) XenApp
9 1 (0.56%) Firmware
9 1 (0.56%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 18 (10.17%) SCCM
2 9 (5.08%) Backup Exec
3 8 (4.52%) Cisco Prime
3 8 (4.52%) SolarWinds Orion
3 8 (4.52%) WSUS
4 7 (3.95%) Norton AntiVirus
4 7 (3.95%) SCOM
5 3 (1.69%) Cacti
6 2 (1.13%) FortiGate
6 2 (1.13%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 1 (0.56%) HP SIM
7 1 (0.56%) SCDPM
7 1 (0.56%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 94 (53.11%) Cisco
2 79 (44.63%) VMware
3 54 (30.51%) Microsoft
4 29 (16.38%) F5
5 23 (12.99%) SolarWinds
6 22 (12.43%) Juniper
7 21 (11.86%) CheckPoint
7 21 (11.86%) HP
8 20 (11.30%) Palo Alto
9 17 (9.60%) Dell
10 11 (6.21%) Blue Coat
10 11 (6.21%) Citrix
11 10 (5.65%) Apple
11 10 (5.65%) Symantec
12 9 (5.08%) EqualLogic
12 9 (5.08%) Oracle
12 9 (5.08%) Red Hat
13 8 (4.52%) Barracuda Networks
13 8 (4.52%) Forcepoint
13 8 (4.52%) Veeam