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 3 months to 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wide Area Network (WAN)
South East / Surrey
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 78 84 27
Rank change year-on-year +6 -57  
Permanent jobs citing WAN 90 122 376
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 3.36% 3.32% 8.19%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 17.48% 16.40% 38.49%
Number of salaries quoted 71 102 337
Median salary £39,500 £47,250 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.40% +11.17%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £32,600 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £66,500 £65,000 £65,000
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 Surrey with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Surrey
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 515 744 977
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey 19.20% 20.26% 21.29%
Number of salaries quoted 419 591 857
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.55% +3.44%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £26,400
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

WAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Surrey 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 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 3 months to 25 June 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 3 months to 25 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Woking +23 15 £62,500 -3.84% 1
Guildford -5 13 £32,500 -42.22% 2
Leatherhead +12 9 £39,500 +71.73% 1
Dorking +1 9 £22,500 -
Godalming -1 7 £33,500 -33.00%
Redhill -16 4 £70,000 +100.00% 1
Chertsey - 4 £37,500 - 1
Farnham +10 2 £31,500 -40.00%
Reigate -2 2 - - 1
Staines +6 1 £77,500 +195.23%
Weybridge - 1 £32,500 -
WAN
South East

For the 6 months to 25 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 Surrey region with a requirement for WAN.

1 176 (78.92%) LAN
2 133 (59.64%) Firewall
3 118 (52.91%) Cisco
4 116 (52.02%) Windows
5 114 (51.12%) VMware
6 90 (40.36%) Cisco Certification
7 89 (39.91%) Microsoft
8 78 (34.98%) VMware Infrastructure
9 75 (33.63%) TCP/IP
10 71 (31.84%) Citrix
10 71 (31.84%) Linux
11 70 (31.39%) Active Directory
12 65 (29.15%) Windows Server
13 61 (27.35%) CCNA
14 60 (26.91%) DNS
15 57 (25.56%) ITIL
15 57 (25.56%) Office 365
16 56 (25.11%) Data Centre
17 54 (24.22%) CCNP
18 53 (23.77%) VPN
18 53 (23.77%) MS Exchange
19 52 (23.32%) Microsoft Certification
20 49 (21.97%) BGP
20 49 (21.97%) Cisco ASA
21 47 (21.08%) Hyper-V
22 44 (19.73%) Windows Server 2012
22 44 (19.73%) MPLS
22 44 (19.73%) Microsoft Office
23 42 (18.83%) MCSE
23 42 (18.83%) VoIP

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 53 (23.77%) MS Exchange
2 21 (9.42%) Exchange Server 2010
3 19 (8.52%) SharePoint
4 14 (6.28%) Exchange Server 2013
5 12 (5.38%) Exchange Server 2007
6 5 (2.24%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.45%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 44 (19.73%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (2.24%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (2.24%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.45%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 57 (25.56%) Office 365
2 24 (10.76%) Microsoft Azure
3 20 (8.97%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (2.69%) IaaS
5 5 (2.24%) Cloud Computing
5 5 (2.24%) iPaaS
6 4 (1.79%) PaaS
7 1 (0.45%) SaaS
7 1 (0.45%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 176 (78.92%) LAN
2 133 (59.64%) Firewall
3 75 (33.63%) TCP/IP
4 60 (26.91%) DNS
5 53 (23.77%) VPN
6 49 (21.97%) BGP
6 49 (21.97%) Cisco ASA
7 44 (19.73%) MPLS
8 42 (18.83%) OSPF
8 42 (18.83%) VoIP
9 39 (17.49%) DHCP
10 38 (17.04%) Network Security
11 33 (14.80%) VLAN
12 23 (10.31%) Internet
12 23 (10.31%) Wi-Fi
13 22 (9.87%) SAN
14 17 (7.62%) Cisco IOS
14 17 (7.62%) Spanning Tree
15 16 (7.17%) Wireless
16 13 (5.83%) HSRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (14.35%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.45%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (0.45%) JIRA
General
1 11 (4.93%) Telecoms
2 9 (4.04%) Finance
3 5 (2.24%) Law
3 5 (2.24%) Marketing
4 4 (1.79%) Manufacturing
5 3 (1.35%) Electronics
5 3 (1.35%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (0.90%) Retail
7 1 (0.45%) Back Office
7 1 (0.45%) Banking
Job Titles
1 80 (35.87%) Network Engineer
2 29 (13.00%) Senior Network Engineer
3 27 (12.11%) Cisco Engineer
4 25 (11.21%) Administrator
4 25 (11.21%) Analyst
5 24 (10.76%) Systems Administrator
6 20 (8.97%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 20 (8.97%) Service Analyst
6 20 (8.97%) Service Desk Analyst
7 18 (8.07%) Security Engineer
8 17 (7.62%) Architect
9 14 (6.28%) Network Operations Engineer
9 14 (6.28%) Operations Engineer
9 14 (6.28%) Solutions Architect
10 13 (5.83%) 3rd Line Engineer
10 13 (5.83%) Cisco Security Engineer
10 13 (5.83%) Firewall Engineer
10 13 (5.83%) Senior Network Operations Engineer
10 13 (5.83%) Senior Operations Engineer
10 13 (5.83%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (4.93%) CSS
1 11 (4.93%) Software Packaging
2 8 (3.59%) 802.1X
3 5 (2.24%) RabbitMQ
3 5 (2.24%) Web Services
4 1 (0.45%) COM
4 1 (0.45%) FreeSWITCH
Miscellaneous
1 56 (25.11%) Data Centre
2 15 (6.73%) Linux Command Line
3 14 (6.28%) Hybrid Cloud
4 12 (5.38%) Driving Licence
4 12 (5.38%) Management Information System
5 9 (4.04%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (4.04%) Computer Science
6 7 (3.14%) PKI
7 5 (2.24%) Cyber Attack
7 5 (2.24%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 5 (2.24%) Enterprise Storage
7 5 (2.24%) iPhone
7 5 (2.24%) Public Cloud
7 5 (2.24%) User Experience
8 3 (1.35%) Clustering
9 2 (0.90%) CMDB
9 2 (0.90%) Handset
10 1 (0.45%) Derivative
10 1 (0.45%) Smartphone
10 1 (0.45%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 116 (52.02%) Windows
2 71 (31.84%) Linux
3 65 (29.15%) Windows Server
4 44 (19.73%) Windows Server 2012
5 37 (16.59%) Windows Server 2008
6 23 (10.31%) Windows 7
7 16 (7.17%) Unix
8 11 (4.93%) Mac OS X
9 8 (3.59%) Windows 10
10 6 (2.69%) SUSE
11 5 (2.24%) Android
11 5 (2.24%) Apple iOS
12 4 (1.79%) Windows 8
13 3 (1.35%) VMS
13 3 (1.35%) Windows Server 2003
14 2 (0.90%) Windows XP
15 1 (0.45%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (25.56%) ITIL
2 34 (15.25%) Presales
3 28 (12.56%) Load Balancing
4 21 (9.42%) Kalman Filter
4 21 (9.42%) Network Design
5 17 (7.62%) High Availability
6 16 (7.17%) DevOps
7 15 (6.73%) Change Control
8 14 (6.28%) Agile Software Development
9 13 (5.83%) PRINCE2
10 12 (5.38%) Web Filtering
11 10 (4.48%) Network Management
11 10 (4.48%) Time Management
12 9 (4.04%) Security Management
13 8 (3.59%) Network Monitoring
13 8 (3.59%) Operations Management
13 8 (3.59%) SIEM
14 7 (3.14%) Performance Monitoring
14 7 (3.14%) Server Monitoring
14 7 (3.14%) WAN Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 10 (4.48%) SQL
2 8 (3.59%) PowerShell
3 4 (1.79%) Bash Shell
3 4 (1.79%) Python
4 3 (1.35%) C
4 3 (1.35%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 90 (40.36%) Cisco Certification
2 61 (27.35%) CCNA
3 54 (24.22%) CCNP
4 52 (23.32%) Microsoft Certification
5 42 (18.83%) MCSE
6 23 (10.31%) MCP
7 19 (8.52%) CCA
7 19 (8.52%) Citrix Certification
8 17 (7.62%) MCSA
9 16 (7.17%) Degree
10 15 (6.73%) CCDA
11 13 (5.83%) CCIP
11 13 (5.83%) CCSP
12 12 (5.38%) MCDST
13 8 (3.59%) CCAA
13 8 (3.59%) MCITP
13 8 (3.59%) MCTS
14 6 (2.69%) SC Cleared
14 6 (2.69%) Security Cleared
15 4 (1.79%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (8.97%) SLA
2 7 (3.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.45%) GPG13
3 1 (0.45%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 1 (0.45%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.45%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 78 (34.98%) VMware Infrastructure
2 70 (31.39%) Active Directory
3 47 (21.08%) Hyper-V
4 40 (17.94%) XenApp
5 16 (7.17%) vSphere
6 8 (3.59%) Terminal Services
6 8 (3.59%) VMware Workstation
7 6 (2.69%) VMware ESXi
8 5 (2.24%) DFS Replication
8 5 (2.24%) MetaFrame
8 5 (2.24%) Virtual Machines
8 5 (2.24%) XenDesktop
8 5 (2.24%) XenServer
9 3 (1.35%) ISA Server
10 2 (0.90%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 34 (15.25%) SCCM
2 8 (3.59%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 8 (3.59%) SCDPM
3 5 (2.24%) EdgeSight
4 4 (1.79%) Ansible
4 4 (1.79%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (1.79%) Puppet
4 4 (1.79%) SolarWinds Orion
5 3 (1.35%) Cisco Prime
6 1 (0.45%) Backup Exec
6 1 (0.45%) Nessus
Vendors
1 118 (52.91%) Cisco
2 114 (51.12%) VMware
3 89 (39.91%) Microsoft
4 71 (31.84%) Citrix
5 42 (18.83%) Juniper
6 37 (16.59%) HP
7 36 (16.14%) F5
8 20 (8.97%) Palo Alto
9 19 (8.52%) 3PAR
10 16 (7.17%) NetApp
11 13 (5.83%) Apple
11 13 (5.83%) SolarWinds
12 12 (5.38%) Radware
13 10 (4.48%) Aruba
14 8 (3.59%) CheckPoint
14 8 (3.59%) CommVault
14 8 (3.59%) DataCore
15 6 (2.69%) Forcepoint
15 6 (2.69%) Oracle
15 6 (2.69%) Red Hat
Camberley, Surrey
Imperative People
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Car & Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Camberley, Surrey
Reflex Computer Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Chertsey, Surrey
Cornucopia IT Resourcing
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £45000 - £50000 Per Annum benefits and bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Cornucopia IT Resourcing
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
NCC Group
Salary: Competitive salary, bonus and excellent benefits!
Posted: 17 days ago
Guildford
BAE SYSTEMS
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 25 days ago
Reigate
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £65000 per annum + £6500 CAR, BONUS, BENEFITS
Posted: 10 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
FT Select
Salary: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum plus car allowance, bonus and benefi
Posted: 5 days ago