The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Wokingham 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 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Berkshire / Wokingham
Rank 27 31 -
Rank change year-on-year +4 -  
Permanent jobs citing WAN 4 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wokingham 2.74% 2.22% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 17.39% 18.75% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 0
Median salary £36,500 £38,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.19% -  
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 Wokingham with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Wokingham
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 23 16 2
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wokingham 15.75% 11.85% 4.55%
Number of salaries quoted 23 16 2
Median salary £37,500 £38,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.59% +10.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £34,200 £24,750 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £35,000 £47,750
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +3.65%  

WAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Wokingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Wokingham 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 Wokingham

WAN
Salary Trend in Wokingham

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

Salary trend for WAN in Wokingham

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wokingham

For the 6 months to 24 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 Wokingham region with a requirement for WAN.

1 6 (85.71%) LAN
1 6 (85.71%) Cisco
1 6 (85.71%) Firewall
2 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
2 4 (57.14%) Wireless
3 3 (42.86%) MPLS
3 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 3 (42.86%) DHCP
3 3 (42.86%) TCP/IP
3 3 (42.86%) VPN
3 3 (42.86%) DNS
3 3 (42.86%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (42.86%) HSRP
4 2 (28.57%) Network Management
4 2 (28.57%) High Availability
4 2 (28.57%) 802.1X
4 2 (28.57%) Degree
4 2 (28.57%) AirMagnet
4 2 (28.57%) SolarWinds
4 2 (28.57%) Mitel
4 2 (28.57%) WLAN
4 2 (28.57%) Windows
4 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
4 2 (28.57%) CCNP
4 2 (28.57%) CCNA
4 2 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (28.57%) Juniper
4 2 (28.57%) SAN
4 2 (28.57%) OSPF
4 2 (28.57%) BGP

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Wokingham 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:

Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Office 365
1 1 (14.29%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 6 (85.71%) Firewall
1 6 (85.71%) LAN
2 4 (57.14%) Wireless
3 3 (42.86%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (42.86%) DHCP
3 3 (42.86%) DNS
3 3 (42.86%) HSRP
3 3 (42.86%) MPLS
3 3 (42.86%) TCP/IP
3 3 (42.86%) VPN
4 2 (28.57%) 802.11
4 2 (28.57%) BGP
4 2 (28.57%) OSPF
4 2 (28.57%) SAN
4 2 (28.57%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (28.57%) WLAN
5 1 (14.29%) ADSL
5 1 (14.29%) Internet
5 1 (14.29%) IPsec
5 1 (14.29%) VRRP
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Network Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) Firewall Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) Senior Network Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) Switch Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) Cisco Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) LAN Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) LAN/WAN Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) Senior Firewall Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) Senior LAN/WAN Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) WAN Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
4 1 (14.29%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) 2nd/3rd Line Technical Support
4 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Technical Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Technical Support
4 1 (14.29%) Cisco Security Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Security Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) 802.1X
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
2 1 (14.29%) Windows 10
2 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) High Availability
1 2 (28.57%) Network Management
2 1 (14.29%) Change Management
2 1 (14.29%) Network Design
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) CCNA
1 2 (28.57%) CCNP
1 2 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (28.57%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
2 1 (14.29%) XenApp
2 1 (14.29%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Cisco
2 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 2 (28.57%) AirMagnet
3 2 (28.57%) HP
3 2 (28.57%) Juniper
3 2 (28.57%) Mitel
3 2 (28.57%) SolarWinds
4 1 (14.29%) Citrix
4 1 (14.29%) VMware