Period
to 18 November 2017

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

Wide Area Network (WAN)
South West > Wiltshire
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 31 37 38
Rank change year-on-year +6 +1 +37
Permanent jobs citing WAN 109 100 130
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 7.06% 5.83% 5.96%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 31.23% 24.27% 27.25%
Number of salaries quoted 106 94 126
Wiltshire median annual salary £36,000 £35,000 £34,375
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.86% +1.82% -25.27%
10th Percentile £21,250 £22,500 £20,625
90th Percentile £45,000 £47,500 £50,000
South West median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +7.14% -6.67% +7.14%

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 Wiltshire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Wiltshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 349 412 477
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 22.59% 24.01% 21.86%
Number of salaries quoted 322 375 431
Wiltshire median annual salary £38,000 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.57% -6.67% -
10th Percentile £21,563 £22,500 £23,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £50,000 £52,500
South West median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -

WAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Wiltshire

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

Job vacancy trend for WAN in Wiltshire

WAN
Salary Trend in Wiltshire

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

Salary trend for WAN in Wiltshire

WAN
Salary Histogram in Wiltshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing WAN in Wiltshire over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for WAN in Wiltshire

WAN
Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WAN within the Wiltshire region over the 6 months to 18 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
Salisbury +7 57 £38,000 +35.71%
Swindon -11 28 £32,500 -7.14%
Chippenham +13 10 £36,000 -17.24%
Corsham -10 4 £35,000 +29.63%
Trowbridge - 2 £55,000 -
WAN
South West

For the 6 months to 18 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 Wiltshire region with a requirement for WAN.

1 104 (95.41%) LAN
2 77 (70.64%) Cisco
3 57 (52.29%) Cisco Certification
3 57 (52.29%) Security Cleared
4 52 (47.71%) VMware
5 48 (44.04%) DV Cleared
6 41 (37.61%) VMware Infrastructure
7 39 (35.78%) Network Monitoring
7 39 (35.78%) Opsview
7 39 (35.78%) Nagios
8 38 (34.86%) SLA
8 38 (34.86%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 38 (34.86%) Cisco Nexus
9 37 (33.94%) Root Cause Analysis
9 37 (33.94%) Capacity Management
9 37 (33.94%) Cisco LMS
9 37 (33.94%) SC Cleared
9 37 (33.94%) NX-OS
9 37 (33.94%) Security Patching
9 37 (33.94%) Service Management
9 37 (33.94%) Incident Management
10 34 (31.19%) Windows
11 33 (30.28%) Microsoft
11 33 (30.28%) Firewall
12 32 (29.36%) CCNA
13 27 (24.77%) BGP
13 27 (24.77%) EIGRP
14 26 (23.85%) Active Directory
15 25 (22.94%) ITIL
16 24 (22.02%) Python

WAN
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wiltshire 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 17 (15.60%) MS Exchange
2 2 (1.83%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (1.83%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (1.83%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.83%) WebLogic
3 1 (0.92%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 9 (8.26%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.83%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.75%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.83%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 104 (95.41%) LAN
2 38 (34.86%) Cisco Nexus
3 37 (33.94%) NX-OS
4 33 (30.28%) Firewall
5 27 (24.77%) BGP
5 27 (24.77%) EIGRP
6 24 (22.02%) Cisco IOS
6 24 (22.02%) Wireshark
7 21 (19.27%) TCP/IP
8 19 (17.43%) Wireless
9 16 (14.68%) VoIP
9 16 (14.68%) Wi-Fi
10 14 (12.84%) VPN
11 12 (11.01%) IP Telephony
11 12 (11.01%) Wireless Security
12 11 (10.09%) DNS
13 9 (8.26%) DHCP
14 8 (7.34%) MPLS
15 7 (6.42%) SAN
15 7 (6.42%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (8.26%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.83%) NoSQL
2 2 (1.83%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 38 (34.86%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 11 (10.09%) Finance
2 4 (3.67%) Military
3 2 (1.83%) Marketing
4 1 (0.92%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 55 (50.46%) Network Engineer
2 20 (18.35%) Analyst
3 14 (12.84%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 13 (11.93%) Support Analyst
5 9 (8.26%) Network Support
6 8 (7.34%) Network Analyst
6 8 (7.34%) Network Support Analyst
7 7 (6.42%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
7 7 (6.42%) 3rd Line Support
7 7 (6.42%) Field Engineer
7 7 (6.42%) Service Analyst
7 7 (6.42%) Service Desk Analyst
8 6 (5.50%) Senior Network Engineer
8 6 (5.50%) Support Engineer
9 5 (4.59%) Cisco Analyst
9 5 (4.59%) Cisco Network Analyst
9 5 (4.59%) Cisco Support
9 5 (4.59%) Network Security Engineer
9 5 (4.59%) Security Engineer
9 5 (4.59%) Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.83%) Java EE
1 2 (1.83%) JSON
1 2 (1.83%) Middleware
1 2 (1.83%) REST
1 2 (1.83%) SOAP
1 2 (1.83%) Web Services
1 2 (1.83%) WSDL
1 2 (1.83%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 11 (10.09%) Driving Licence
2 5 (4.59%) Data Centre
2 5 (4.59%) Life Science
3 2 (1.83%) Enterprise Storage
3 2 (1.83%) PMI
4 1 (0.92%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (0.92%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 34 (31.19%) Windows
2 16 (14.68%) Unix
3 9 (8.26%) Windows XP
4 8 (7.34%) Linux
5 7 (6.42%) Windows 7
5 7 (6.42%) Windows Server
6 4 (3.67%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (1.83%) AIX
7 2 (1.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (1.83%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (35.78%) Network Monitoring
2 37 (33.94%) Capacity Management
2 37 (33.94%) Incident Management
2 37 (33.94%) Root Cause Analysis
2 37 (33.94%) Security Patching
2 37 (33.94%) Service Management
3 25 (22.94%) ITIL
4 9 (8.26%) Problem Management
5 8 (7.34%) Service Delivery
6 5 (4.59%) Security Monitoring
6 5 (4.59%) SIEM
7 4 (3.67%) Change Management
7 4 (3.67%) Load Balancing
8 3 (2.75%) PRINCE2
8 3 (2.75%) Proactive Monitoring
9 2 (1.83%) ArchiMate
9 2 (1.83%) Business Process Modelling
9 2 (1.83%) Enterprise Architecture
9 2 (1.83%) Network Virtualisation
9 2 (1.83%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (22.02%) Python
2 2 (1.83%) Java
2 2 (1.83%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 57 (52.29%) Cisco Certification
1 57 (52.29%) Security Cleared
2 48 (44.04%) DV Cleared
3 37 (33.94%) SC Cleared
4 32 (29.36%) CCNA
5 24 (22.02%) CCNP
6 7 (6.42%) MCDST
6 7 (6.42%) MCITP
6 7 (6.42%) MCP
6 7 (6.42%) MCTS
6 7 (6.42%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (2.75%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 2 (1.83%) CCENT
8 2 (1.83%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (1.83%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (34.86%) SLA
2 7 (6.42%) PCI DSS
3 2 (1.83%) QA
System Software
1 41 (37.61%) VMware Infrastructure
2 26 (23.85%) Active Directory
3 9 (8.26%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (1.83%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.92%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.92%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 39 (35.78%) Nagios
1 39 (35.78%) Opsview
2 37 (33.94%) Cisco LMS
3 13 (11.93%) Cisco Prime
4 9 (8.26%) SCCM
5 6 (5.50%) WSUS
6 3 (2.75%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 2 (1.83%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 77 (70.64%) Cisco
2 52 (47.71%) VMware
3 33 (30.28%) Microsoft
4 11 (10.09%) CheckPoint
4 11 (10.09%) Dell
4 11 (10.09%) Juniper
5 6 (5.50%) Citrix
6 4 (3.67%) HP
7 3 (2.75%) Fortinet
7 3 (2.75%) IBM
8 2 (1.83%) F5
8 2 (1.83%) NETGEAR
8 2 (1.83%) Nokia
8 2 (1.83%) Oracle
8 2 (1.83%) Red Hat
8 2 (1.83%) WatchGuard
9 1 (0.92%) Blue Coat
9 1 (0.92%) Brocade
9 1 (0.92%) McAfee
9 1 (0.92%) Palo Alto