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

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Wiltshire / Swindon
Rank 37 39 48
Rank change year-on-year +2 +9  
Permanent jobs citing WAN 17 32 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swindon 4.11% 5.41% 3.67%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 25.00% 20.92% 25.61%
Number of salaries quoted 17 31 12
Median salary £31,500 £41,000 £48,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -23.17% -15.89%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £33,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £33,400 £54,290 £60,000
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 Swindon with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Swindon
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 68 153 82
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Swindon 16.43% 25.89% 14.34%
Number of salaries quoted 56 141 58
Median salary £32,500 £41,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.73% -1.20%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,150 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £60,000 £54,290
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +3.65%  

WAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Swindon

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Swindon 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 Swindon

WAN
Salary Trend in Swindon

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

Salary trend for WAN in Swindon

WAN
Salary Histogram in Swindon

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

Salary histogram for WAN in Swindon

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

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

1 21 (80.77%) LAN
2 15 (57.69%) Windows
3 13 (50.00%) TCP/IP
4 11 (42.31%) Cisco
4 11 (42.31%) Microsoft
5 10 (38.46%) VPN
5 10 (38.46%) DNS
5 10 (38.46%) Cisco Certification
5 10 (38.46%) DHCP
6 9 (34.62%) WLAN
6 9 (34.62%) Active Directory
6 9 (34.62%) VMware
6 9 (34.62%) Firewall
7 8 (30.77%) Finance
7 8 (30.77%) CCNA
8 7 (26.92%) Linux
8 7 (26.92%) MPLS
8 7 (26.92%) Security Cleared
9 6 (23.08%) SC Cleared
9 6 (23.08%) Windows Server
9 6 (23.08%) Wi-Fi
9 6 (23.08%) MS Excel
10 5 (19.23%) SMTP
10 5 (19.23%) Apache
10 5 (19.23%) Tomcat
10 5 (19.23%) MCP
10 5 (19.23%) HTTPS
10 5 (19.23%) HTTP
10 5 (19.23%) IP Telephony
10 5 (19.23%) SSH

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon 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 5 (19.23%) Apache
1 5 (19.23%) Tomcat
Applications
1 6 (23.08%) MS Excel
2 3 (11.54%) MS Office
2 3 (11.54%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 21 (80.77%) LAN
2 13 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 10 (38.46%) DHCP
3 10 (38.46%) DNS
3 10 (38.46%) VPN
4 9 (34.62%) Firewall
4 9 (34.62%) WLAN
5 7 (26.92%) MPLS
6 6 (23.08%) Wi-Fi
7 5 (19.23%) HTTP
7 5 (19.23%) HTTPS
7 5 (19.23%) IP Telephony
7 5 (19.23%) SMTP
7 5 (19.23%) SSH
7 5 (19.23%) Telnet
7 5 (19.23%) VLAN
8 3 (11.54%) FTP
8 3 (11.54%) Network Security
8 3 (11.54%) SSL
8 3 (11.54%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.54%) MySQL
General
1 8 (30.77%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (46.15%) IT Engineer
1 12 (46.15%) IT Support
1 12 (46.15%) IT Support Engineer
1 12 (46.15%) Support Engineer
2 9 (34.62%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 8 (30.77%) 2nd Line Support
3 8 (30.77%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 8 (30.77%) Network Engineer
4 6 (23.08%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
4 6 (23.08%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer
4 6 (23.08%) Desktop Engineer
4 6 (23.08%) Desktop Support
4 6 (23.08%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 4 (15.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (15.38%) SC Cleared Desktop Support
6 3 (11.54%) Administrator
6 3 (11.54%) Network Support
6 3 (11.54%) Systems Administrator
6 3 (11.54%) Systems Engineer
7 2 (7.69%) Network Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (11.54%) CAdES
1 3 (11.54%) PAdES
1 3 (11.54%) RabbitMQ
1 3 (11.54%) XAdES
Operating Systems
1 15 (57.69%) Windows
2 7 (26.92%) Linux
3 6 (23.08%) Windows Server
4 3 (11.54%) CentOS
4 3 (11.54%) Ubuntu
4 3 (11.54%) Unix
5 2 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (19.23%) Network Architecture
2 4 (15.38%) ITIL
3 3 (11.54%) DevOps
3 3 (11.54%) Document Management
4 2 (7.69%) Network Load Balancing
4 2 (7.69%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (11.54%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 10 (38.46%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (30.77%) CCNA
3 7 (26.92%) Security Cleared
4 6 (23.08%) SC Cleared
5 5 (19.23%) MCP
5 5 (19.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 3 (11.54%) MCSA
6 3 (11.54%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (7.69%) CCNP
System Software
1 9 (34.62%) Active Directory
2 3 (11.54%) KVM
3 1 (3.85%) Hyper-V
3 1 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (11.54%) Backup Exec
1 3 (11.54%) Puppet
1 3 (11.54%) Rundeck
1 3 (11.54%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 11 (42.31%) Cisco
1 11 (42.31%) Microsoft
2 9 (34.62%) VMware
3 2 (7.69%) Mitel
3 2 (7.69%) SolarWinds
4 1 (3.85%) Fortinet
4 1 (3.85%) Juniper