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 3 months to 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wide Area Network (WAN)
South West / Wiltshire
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 50 55 37
Rank change year-on-year +5 -18  
Permanent jobs citing WAN 36 32 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 4.74% 3.43% 6.12%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 28.57% 17.20% 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 36 28 53
Median salary £35,000 £33,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.47% -6.94%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,250 £50,000
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 Wiltshire with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Wiltshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 126 186 280
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire 16.60% 19.96% 24.48%
Number of salaries quoted 120 169 233
Median salary £40,000 £32,500 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.07% -12.16%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,377 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

WAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Wiltshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Wiltshire 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 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 3 months to 27 June 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 3 months to 27 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
Swindon -4 17 £32,500 -9.72% 2
Salisbury - 12 £45,000 - 1
Corsham +5 5 £35,000 +40.00%
Calne - 2 £21,000 -
WAN
South West

For the 6 months to 27 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 Wiltshire region with a requirement for WAN.

1 81 (92.05%) LAN
2 50 (56.82%) Windows
3 41 (46.59%) Cisco
4 39 (44.32%) Security Cleared
5 38 (43.18%) Microsoft
6 33 (37.50%) TCP/IP
7 29 (32.95%) Wi-Fi
8 28 (31.82%) Firewall
8 28 (31.82%) VMware
8 28 (31.82%) Active Directory
8 28 (31.82%) SC Cleared
9 27 (30.68%) MS Exchange
10 26 (29.55%) ITIL
11 23 (26.14%) Microsoft Office
11 23 (26.14%) DV Cleared
12 22 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
12 22 (25.00%) Service Management
13 20 (22.73%) Windows Server
14 18 (20.45%) Citrix
15 16 (18.18%) Finance
16 14 (15.91%) IP Telephony
16 14 (15.91%) Linux
16 14 (15.91%) VMware Infrastructure
17 13 (14.77%) BGP
18 12 (13.64%) EIGRP
18 12 (13.64%) Internet
18 12 (13.64%) CCNP
18 12 (13.64%) Juniper
18 12 (13.64%) SQL Server
18 12 (13.64%) VPN

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 27 (30.68%) MS Exchange
2 6 (6.82%) Apache
2 6 (6.82%) Tomcat
3 4 (4.55%) SharePoint
4 2 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (1.14%) IIS
5 1 (1.14%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (1.14%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 23 (26.14%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (3.41%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.41%) Office 365
2 1 (1.14%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.14%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 81 (92.05%) LAN
2 33 (37.50%) TCP/IP
3 29 (32.95%) Wi-Fi
4 28 (31.82%) Firewall
5 14 (15.91%) IP Telephony
6 13 (14.77%) BGP
7 12 (13.64%) EIGRP
7 12 (13.64%) Internet
7 12 (13.64%) VPN
8 11 (12.50%) Cisco IOS
9 10 (11.36%) Cisco Nexus
10 9 (10.23%) DNS
10 9 (10.23%) NX-OS
10 9 (10.23%) Wireshark
10 9 (10.23%) WLAN
11 8 (9.09%) MPLS
12 7 (7.95%) DHCP
12 7 (7.95%) HTTP
12 7 (7.95%) Remote Desktop
12 7 (7.95%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (13.64%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.14%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 10 (11.36%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 16 (18.18%) Finance
2 4 (4.55%) Military
3 2 (2.27%) Marketing
4 1 (1.14%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.14%) Retail
Job Titles
1 24 (27.27%) Network Engineer
2 22 (25.00%) Analyst
2 22 (25.00%) Support Analyst
3 20 (22.73%) Support Engineer
4 18 (20.45%) 2nd Line Support
4 18 (20.45%) IT Support
5 17 (19.32%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 16 (18.18%) IT Engineer
7 14 (15.91%) IT Support Engineer
8 13 (14.77%) Service Analyst
8 13 (14.77%) Service Desk Analyst
8 13 (14.77%) Service Desk Support
8 13 (14.77%) Service Desk Support Analyst
9 12 (13.64%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 12 (13.64%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 11 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support
10 11 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
11 9 (10.23%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
11 9 (10.23%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer
11 9 (10.23%) Desktop Support
Miscellaneous
1 7 (7.95%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (4.55%) Data Centre
3 3 (3.41%) PMI
4 2 (2.27%) Driving Licence
4 2 (2.27%) e-Health
4 2 (2.27%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.14%) Fat Client
5 1 (1.14%) FlexPod
5 1 (1.14%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 50 (56.82%) Windows
2 20 (22.73%) Windows Server
3 14 (15.91%) Linux
4 6 (6.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (4.55%) Windows 10
6 2 (2.27%) Unix
6 2 (2.27%) Windows 7
6 2 (2.27%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (2.27%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (2.27%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (29.55%) ITIL
2 22 (25.00%) Service Management
3 12 (13.64%) Network Monitoring
3 12 (13.64%) Trend Analysis
4 9 (10.23%) Capacity Management
4 9 (10.23%) Incident Management
4 9 (10.23%) Root Cause Analysis
4 9 (10.23%) Security Patching
5 8 (9.09%) Coaching
5 8 (9.09%) Problem Management
6 7 (7.95%) Network Architecture
7 4 (4.55%) Wealth Management
8 3 (3.41%) PRINCE
8 3 (3.41%) PRINCE2
8 3 (3.41%) Project Management
8 3 (3.41%) Risk Management
8 3 (3.41%) Service Delivery
9 2 (2.27%) Information Security
9 2 (2.27%) Information Security Management
9 2 (2.27%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (10.23%) Python
2 3 (3.41%) SQL
Qualifications
1 39 (44.32%) Security Cleared
2 28 (31.82%) SC Cleared
3 23 (26.14%) DV Cleared
4 22 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
5 12 (13.64%) CCNP
6 11 (12.50%) CCNA
7 9 (10.23%) ITIL Certification
8 6 (6.82%) Microsoft Certification
9 4 (4.55%) MCP
9 4 (4.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 3 (3.41%) JNCIA
10 3 (3.41%) JNCIE
10 3 (3.41%) JNCIP
10 3 (3.41%) JNCIS
10 3 (3.41%) PMI Certification
10 3 (3.41%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 2 (2.27%) Degree
11 2 (2.27%) MCSA
11 2 (2.27%) MCSE
11 2 (2.27%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (11.36%) SLA
System Software
1 28 (31.82%) Active Directory
2 14 (15.91%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (9.09%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (3.41%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 9 (10.23%) Cisco LMS
1 9 (10.23%) Nagios
1 9 (10.23%) Opsview
Vendors
1 41 (46.59%) Cisco
2 38 (43.18%) Microsoft
3 28 (31.82%) VMware
4 18 (20.45%) Citrix
5 12 (13.64%) Juniper
6 6 (6.82%) Red Hat
6 6 (6.82%) Symantec
7 5 (5.68%) Fortinet
8 2 (2.27%) Dell
8 2 (2.27%) Mitel
8 2 (2.27%) NETGEAR
8 2 (2.27%) SolarWinds
8 2 (2.27%) WatchGuard
9 1 (1.14%) Brocade
Swindon, Wiltshire
Networking People
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Car allowance + On call allowance
Posted: 17 hours ago
Wiltshire
Sentinel IT LLP
Salary: car allowance and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Swindon, Wiltshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £47000 per annum + car allowance + 20% bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Trowbridge, Wiltshire
Alertsystems.co.uk
Salary: From £19,000 to £21,000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago