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 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Wide Area Network (WAN)
South West / Wiltshire
Rank 29 41 50
Rank change year-on-year +12 +9  
Permanent jobs citing WAN 54 59 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 6.71% 5.44% 4.18%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 33.13% 20.34% 24.74%
Number of salaries quoted 52 58 35
Median salary £27,500 £33,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.66% -12.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,200 £25,200
10% offered a salary of more than £40,400 £49,537 £59,000
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 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 163 290 190
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire 20.25% 26.75% 16.90%
Number of salaries quoted 139 266 155
Median salary £32,500 £39,421 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.55% +3.73%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £58,500 £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 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 25 March 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 25 March 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 £31,500 -23.63%
Salisbury -9 16 £25,000 +11.11%
Chippenham +19 8 £35,000 +29.62%
Corsham - 5 £42,500 -
Calne - 4 £21,000 -
WAN
South West

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

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

1 75 (90.36%) LAN
2 63 (75.90%) Windows
3 43 (51.81%) Microsoft
4 42 (50.60%) MS Exchange
5 37 (44.58%) Active Directory
6 36 (43.37%) TCP/IP
6 36 (43.37%) ITIL
6 36 (43.37%) Firewall
7 34 (40.96%) Cisco
8 31 (37.35%) VMware
9 28 (33.73%) MS Office
10 25 (30.12%) Wi-Fi
11 21 (25.30%) IP Telephony
12 20 (24.10%) MS Excel
12 20 (24.10%) Windows Server
13 19 (22.89%) Security Cleared
13 19 (22.89%) SQL Server
13 19 (22.89%) Citrix
13 19 (22.89%) Problem Management
14 18 (21.69%) Finance
15 17 (20.48%) Cisco Certification
16 16 (19.28%) VPN
16 16 (19.28%) VMware ESX
17 15 (18.07%) Service Management
17 15 (18.07%) Microsoft Certification
17 15 (18.07%) CCNA
18 14 (16.87%) Trend Analysis
18 14 (16.87%) SC Cleared
19 13 (15.66%) Linux
20 12 (14.46%) DNS

WAN
Top Related 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 42 (50.60%) MS Exchange
2 5 (6.02%) Apache
2 5 (6.02%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (6.02%) Tomcat
3 3 (3.61%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (3.61%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (3.61%) IIS
3 3 (3.61%) SharePoint
4 2 (2.41%) Skype for Business
5 1 (1.20%) Moodle
5 1 (1.20%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (1.20%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 28 (33.73%) MS Office
2 20 (24.10%) MS Excel
3 3 (3.61%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 75 (90.36%) LAN
2 36 (43.37%) Firewall
2 36 (43.37%) TCP/IP
3 25 (30.12%) Wi-Fi
4 21 (25.30%) IP Telephony
5 16 (19.28%) VPN
6 12 (14.46%) DHCP
6 12 (14.46%) DNS
7 11 (13.25%) Remote Desktop
7 11 (13.25%) WLAN
8 10 (12.05%) MPLS
9 9 (10.84%) Internet
10 7 (8.43%) Wireless
11 6 (7.23%) Cisco ASA
11 6 (7.23%) Network Security
11 6 (7.23%) SSL
12 5 (6.02%) HTTP
12 5 (6.02%) HTTPS
12 5 (6.02%) SMTP
12 5 (6.02%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (22.89%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.61%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (1.20%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 18 (21.69%) Finance
2 2 (2.41%) Back Office
3 1 (1.20%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.20%) Retail
Job Titles
1 23 (27.71%) Analyst
2 21 (25.30%) Support Analyst
3 20 (24.10%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 17 (20.48%) Support Engineer
5 15 (18.07%) 2nd Line Support
5 15 (18.07%) IT Support
6 14 (16.87%) Service Analyst
6 14 (16.87%) Service Desk Analyst
6 14 (16.87%) Service Desk Support
6 14 (16.87%) Service Desk Support Analyst
7 12 (14.46%) 2nd Line Engineer
7 12 (14.46%) IT Engineer
7 12 (14.46%) IT Support Engineer
7 12 (14.46%) Network Engineer
8 11 (13.25%) 3rd Line Support
8 11 (13.25%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
9 9 (10.84%) Desktop Engineer
10 8 (9.64%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
11 7 (8.43%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
11 7 (8.43%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.61%) CAdES
1 3 (3.61%) PAdES
1 3 (3.61%) RabbitMQ
1 3 (3.61%) XAdES
2 1 (1.20%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.02%) Clustering
1 5 (6.02%) Replication
2 4 (4.82%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.61%) Driving Licence
4 2 (2.41%) e-Health
5 1 (1.20%) CESG
5 1 (1.20%) Fat Client
5 1 (1.20%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.20%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 63 (75.90%) Windows
2 20 (24.10%) Windows Server
3 13 (15.66%) Linux
4 7 (8.43%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (7.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (6.02%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (6.02%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (4.82%) Windows 10
7 4 (4.82%) Windows 7
8 3 (3.61%) CentOS
8 3 (3.61%) Ubuntu
8 3 (3.61%) Unix
8 3 (3.61%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (43.37%) ITIL
2 19 (22.89%) Problem Management
3 15 (18.07%) Service Management
4 14 (16.87%) Trend Analysis
5 9 (10.84%) Coaching
6 5 (6.02%) Network Architecture
7 3 (3.61%) DevOps
7 3 (3.61%) Document Management
7 3 (3.61%) High Availability
7 3 (3.61%) Load Balancing
7 3 (3.61%) Migration
7 3 (3.61%) Network Monitoring
7 3 (3.61%) Server Building
7 3 (3.61%) Service Delivery
7 3 (3.61%) Wealth Management
8 2 (2.41%) Network Design
8 2 (2.41%) Network Load Balancing
8 2 (2.41%) Network Management
8 2 (2.41%) Project Management
9 1 (1.20%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (3.61%) PowerShell
1 3 (3.61%) Shell Script
2 1 (1.20%) SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (22.89%) Security Cleared
2 17 (20.48%) Cisco Certification
3 15 (18.07%) CCNA
3 15 (18.07%) Microsoft Certification
4 14 (16.87%) SC Cleared
5 11 (13.25%) ITIL Certification
6 10 (12.05%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 9 (10.84%) DV Cleared
8 8 (9.64%) MCP
9 6 (7.23%) CCNP
9 6 (7.23%) MCSE
10 4 (4.82%) MCSA
11 3 (3.61%) CCIE
11 3 (3.61%) JNCIA
11 3 (3.61%) JNCIE
11 3 (3.61%) JNCIP
11 3 (3.61%) JNCIS
11 3 (3.61%) MCITP
11 3 (3.61%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
12 1 (1.20%) Degree
System Software
1 37 (44.58%) Active Directory
2 16 (19.28%) VMware ESX
3 7 (8.43%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (3.61%) Hyper-V
4 3 (3.61%) KVM
4 3 (3.61%) Terminal Services
5 2 (2.41%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 6 (7.23%) Backup Exec
2 3 (3.61%) Puppet
2 3 (3.61%) Rundeck
2 3 (3.61%) ZABBIX
3 2 (2.41%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 43 (51.81%) Microsoft
2 34 (40.96%) Cisco
3 31 (37.35%) VMware
4 19 (22.89%) Citrix
5 10 (12.05%) Symantec
6 7 (8.43%) Juniper
7 6 (7.23%) Red Hat
8 5 (6.02%) HP
9 3 (3.61%) Dell
9 3 (3.61%) Draytek
9 3 (3.61%) ProCurve
9 3 (3.61%) SonicWALL
9 3 (3.61%) Veeam
9 3 (3.61%) Veritas
9 3 (3.61%) WatchGuard
9 3 (3.61%) ZyXEL
10 2 (2.41%) 3PAR
10 2 (2.41%) Mitel
10 2 (2.41%) SolarWinds
10 2 (2.41%) Wyse