Period
to 14 December 2018

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 14 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wide Area Network (WAN)
South West > Wiltshire
6 months to
14 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 52 31 37
Rank change year-on-year -21 +6 +8
Permanent jobs citing WAN 85 109 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 4.76% 7.11% 5.83%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 23.48% 30.28% 24.14%
Number of salaries quoted 75 104 94
Wiltshire median annual salary £42,500 £36,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.06% +2.86% +2.19%
10th Percentile £28,000 £21,250 £22,875
90th Percentile £54,500 £45,000 £47,500
South West median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +13.33% +7.14% -6.67%

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 362 360 406
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 20.26% 23.47% 24.14%
Number of salaries quoted 304 330 368
Wiltshire median annual salary £47,500 £39,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.25% +12.86% -6.67%
10th Percentile £28,325 £22,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £50,075
South West median annual salary £44,000 £41,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +7.32% +9.33% -

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 14 December 2018.

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 14 December 2018. 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 -5 49 £42,500 +11.84%
Swindon -18 22 £37,500 +25.00% 2
Corsham +5 4 - - 1
Chippenham -24 1 £26,500 -26.39% 3
WAN
South West

For the 6 months to 14 December 2018, IT jobs citing WAN also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Wiltshire region with a requirement for WAN.

1 80 (94.12%) LAN
2 67 (78.82%) Cisco
3 59 (69.41%) Cisco Certification
4 56 (65.88%) Service Management
5 51 (60.00%) VMware
5 51 (60.00%) Security Cleared
5 51 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 50 (58.82%) SLA
7 49 (57.65%) CCNP
8 45 (52.94%) Capacity Management
9 42 (49.41%) EIGRP
9 42 (49.41%) BGP
10 40 (47.06%) Network Monitoring
11 38 (44.71%) Cisco Nexus
11 38 (44.71%) Cisco LMS
11 38 (44.71%) Opsview
11 38 (44.71%) Security Patching
11 38 (44.71%) Python
11 38 (44.71%) Incident Management
12 37 (43.53%) Wireshark
12 37 (43.53%) Cisco IOS
12 37 (43.53%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 37 (43.53%) Nagios
12 37 (43.53%) NX-OS
12 37 (43.53%) Root Cause Analysis
13 36 (42.35%) DV Cleared
14 30 (35.29%) SC Cleared
15 25 (29.41%) Windows
16 21 (24.71%) ITIL
17 17 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineering

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 8 (9.41%) SharePoint
1 8 (9.41%) SharePoint 2010
1 8 (9.41%) SharePoint 2013
2 4 (4.71%) Apache
2 4 (4.71%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.18%) Apache Spark
3 1 (1.18%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (1.18%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.18%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (1.18%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.18%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 80 (94.12%) LAN
2 42 (49.41%) BGP
2 42 (49.41%) EIGRP
3 38 (44.71%) Cisco Nexus
4 37 (43.53%) Cisco IOS
4 37 (43.53%) NX-OS
4 37 (43.53%) Wireshark
5 16 (18.82%) Firewall
6 13 (15.29%) Wireless
7 12 (14.12%) VPN
8 11 (12.94%) TCP/IP
9 9 (10.59%) MPLS
10 7 (8.24%) VoIP
10 7 (8.24%) WLAN
11 6 (7.06%) Cisco ASA
11 6 (7.06%) Network Security
12 5 (5.88%) Cisco Wireless
12 5 (5.88%) FCoE
12 5 (5.88%) iSCSI
12 5 (5.88%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.18%) Apache Hive
1 1 (1.18%) Big Data
1 1 (1.18%) Data Mining
1 1 (1.18%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (1.18%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 37 (43.53%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 4 (4.71%) Finance
2 1 (1.18%) Advertising
2 1 (1.18%) Military
Job Titles
1 58 (68.24%) Network Engineer
2 17 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 6 (7.06%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 6 (7.06%) Consultant
4 5 (5.88%) 2nd Line Network Engineer
4 5 (5.88%) Network Consultant
4 5 (5.88%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
4 5 (5.88%) Presales Consultant
5 4 (4.71%) Analyst
5 4 (4.71%) IT Support
5 4 (4.71%) Junior
5 4 (4.71%) Junior Network Engineer
6 3 (3.53%) Cisco Consultant
6 3 (3.53%) Cisco Network Consultant
6 3 (3.53%) Support Analyst
6 3 (3.53%) Support Engineer
7 2 (2.35%) Cisco Presales Consultant
7 2 (2.35%) IT Support Analyst
7 2 (2.35%) IT Support Engineer
7 2 (2.35%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.18%) CGI
1 1 (1.18%) JDBC
1 1 (1.18%) Kafka
1 1 (1.18%) ODBC
1 1 (1.18%) OLE DB
1 1 (1.18%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 12 (14.12%) Self-Motivation
2 11 (12.94%) Data Centre
3 8 (9.41%) Fat Client
3 8 (9.41%) Thin Client
4 5 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.18%) NHS
5 1 (1.18%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 25 (29.41%) Windows
2 11 (12.94%) Windows 7
3 10 (11.76%) Windows 10
3 10 (11.76%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (5.88%) Windows Server
4 5 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (2.35%) Windows 8
6 1 (1.18%) Linux
6 1 (1.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (65.88%) Service Management
2 45 (52.94%) Capacity Management
3 40 (47.06%) Network Monitoring
4 38 (44.71%) Incident Management
4 38 (44.71%) Security Patching
5 37 (43.53%) Root Cause Analysis
6 21 (24.71%) ITIL
7 17 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 14 (16.47%) Service Delivery
9 13 (15.29%) Customer Requirements
10 6 (7.06%) ITSM
10 6 (7.06%) Network Design
10 6 (7.06%) Presales
11 5 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
11 5 (5.88%) Business Development
11 5 (5.88%) Compliance Audit
11 5 (5.88%) Data Analysis
11 5 (5.88%) Network Virtualisation
12 4 (4.71%) Cryptography
12 4 (4.71%) Demand Management
Programming Languages
1 38 (44.71%) Python
2 1 (1.18%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 59 (69.41%) Cisco Certification
2 51 (60.00%) Security Cleared
3 49 (57.65%) CCNP
4 36 (42.35%) DV Cleared
5 30 (35.29%) SC Cleared
6 15 (17.65%) CCNA
7 5 (5.88%) JNCIA
8 4 (4.71%) Degree
9 2 (2.35%) MCP
9 2 (2.35%) MCSA
9 2 (2.35%) MCSE
9 2 (2.35%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 50 (58.82%) SLA
2 5 (5.88%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 51 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (15.29%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.18%) HDFS
3 1 (1.18%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 38 (44.71%) Cisco LMS
1 38 (44.71%) Opsview
2 37 (43.53%) Nagios
3 6 (7.06%) Cisco Prime
4 1 (1.18%) Oozie
4 1 (1.18%) SCCM
Vendors
1 67 (78.82%) Cisco
2 51 (60.00%) VMware
3 11 (12.94%) Microsoft
4 10 (11.76%) CheckPoint
4 10 (11.76%) Fortinet
5 8 (9.41%) Citrix
6 7 (8.24%) Juniper
7 5 (5.88%) SolarWinds
8 1 (1.18%) Apple
8 1 (1.18%) Aruba
8 1 (1.18%) Dell
8 1 (1.18%) HP
8 1 (1.18%) Meraki
8 1 (1.18%) Nokia
8 1 (1.18%) Red Hat
8 1 (1.18%) Splunk