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

Wide Area Network (WAN)
Berkshire / Wokingham
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 13 37 22
Rank change year-on-year +24 -15  
Permanent jobs citing WAN 5 4 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wokingham 8.62% 2.72% 3.00%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 29.41% 22.22% 14.29%
Number of salaries quoted 5 4 3
Median salary £38,000 £31,750 £29,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +19.68% +9.48%  
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 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 17 18 21
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wokingham 29.31% 12.24% 21.00%
Number of salaries quoted 16 18 17
Median salary £38,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.33% -6.25%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

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

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 Wokingham region with a requirement for WAN.

1 7 (77.78%) Windows
1 7 (77.78%) TCP/IP
1 7 (77.78%) Cisco
1 7 (77.78%) Active Directory
1 7 (77.78%) Firewall
1 7 (77.78%) Wireless
2 6 (66.67%) SAN
2 6 (66.67%) MPLS
2 6 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 6 (66.67%) VPN
2 6 (66.67%) DNS
2 6 (66.67%) DHCP
2 6 (66.67%) Cisco ASA
2 6 (66.67%) HSRP
3 5 (55.56%) Cisco Nexus
3 5 (55.56%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (55.56%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 5 (55.56%) Spanning Tree
3 5 (55.56%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (55.56%) VLAN
3 5 (55.56%) SSL
3 5 (55.56%) ADSL
3 5 (55.56%) Internet
3 5 (55.56%) IPsec
3 5 (55.56%) VRRP
4 4 (44.44%) LAN
5 1 (11.11%) WLAN
5 1 (11.11%) SLA
5 1 (11.11%) CCNP
5 1 (11.11%) CCNA

WAN
Co-occurring 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:

Cloud Services
1 5 (55.56%) Virtual Private Cloud
2 1 (11.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (77.78%) Firewall
1 7 (77.78%) TCP/IP
1 7 (77.78%) Wireless
2 6 (66.67%) Cisco ASA
2 6 (66.67%) DHCP
2 6 (66.67%) DNS
2 6 (66.67%) HSRP
2 6 (66.67%) MPLS
2 6 (66.67%) SAN
2 6 (66.67%) VPN
3 5 (55.56%) ADSL
3 5 (55.56%) Cisco Nexus
3 5 (55.56%) Internet
3 5 (55.56%) IPsec
3 5 (55.56%) Spanning Tree
3 5 (55.56%) SSL
3 5 (55.56%) VLAN
3 5 (55.56%) VRRP
4 4 (44.44%) LAN
5 1 (11.11%) WLAN
General
1 1 (11.11%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Network Engineer
2 6 (66.67%) Cisco Engineer
2 6 (66.67%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 6 (66.67%) Firewall Engineer
2 6 (66.67%) Switch Engineer
3 5 (55.56%) Cisco Security Engineer
3 5 (55.56%) Network Security Engineer
3 5 (55.56%) Security Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) IT Support Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Cisco Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Network Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Support Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Support Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Technical Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Technical Support
4 1 (11.11%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) 802.1X
Operating Systems
1 7 (77.78%) Windows
2 5 (55.56%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (55.56%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (11.11%) Windows 10
3 1 (11.11%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (11.11%) Customer-Centric Approach
1 1 (11.11%) High Availability
1 1 (11.11%) Incident Management
1 1 (11.11%) Network Management
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) CCNA
1 1 (11.11%) CCNP
1 1 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (77.78%) Active Directory
2 1 (11.11%) XenApp
2 1 (11.11%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) Cisco
2 6 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (11.11%) AirMagnet
3 1 (11.11%) Citrix
3 1 (11.11%) HP
3 1 (11.11%) Juniper
3 1 (11.11%) Mitel
3 1 (11.11%) SolarWinds
3 1 (11.11%) VMware