Period
to 21 August 2018

The median annual salary for a WAN Engineer was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in West Malling during the 6 months to 21 August 2018.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Wide Area Network (WAN) Engineer
Kent > West Malling
6 months to
21 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 24 11 -
Rank change year-on-year -13 - -
Permanent jobs requiring a WAN Engineer 1 15 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Malling 1.23% 18.07% -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.43% 18.29% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 15 0
West Malling median annual salary £50,000 £49,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.04% - -
Kent median annual salary £32,500 £49,000 £27,500
% change year-on-year -33.67% +78.18% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Malling. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
West Malling
Permanent vacancies in West Malling with a recognized job title 70 82 128
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 86.42% 98.80% 99.22%
Number of salaries quoted 66 71 110
West Malling median annual salary £52,500 £42,500 £38,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.53% +9.68% -6.63%
10th Percentile £26,000 £25,750 £23,000
90th Percentile £63,750 £50,000 £63,750
Kent median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% +2.85%

WAN Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in West Malling

Job postings that featured WAN Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in West Malling.

Job vacancy trend for WAN Engineer in West Malling

WAN Engineer
Salary Trend in West Malling

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

Salary trend for WAN Engineer in West Malling

WAN Engineer Skill Set
Top 16 Co-occurring IT Skills in West Malling

For the 6 months to 21 August 2018, WAN Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the West Malling region featuring WAN Engineer in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) CCIE
1 1 (100.00%) CCNP
1 1 (100.00%) CCNA
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Juniper
1 1 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (100.00%) MPLS
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) VLAN
1 1 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (100.00%) F5
1 1 (100.00%) Palo Alto

WAN Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Malling 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) MPLS
1 1 (100.00%) VLAN
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Load Balancing
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) CCIE
1 1 (100.00%) CCNA
1 1 (100.00%) CCNP
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) F5
1 1 (100.00%) Juniper
1 1 (100.00%) Palo Alto