Colchester United, Hereford United, Cambridge United, Bury Town, Leiston.
Wilks had two spells at Colchester United in a long playing career which also included spells at Cambridge United and Hereford. After retiring he managed Bury Town for 14 years taking them to step 3 after two promotions to become their most successful Manager. He then joined Leiston firstly as an Assistant Manager before eventually becoming Manager.
In 2016-17 he became Assistant Manager to Mark Morsley at Needham Market after his time at Lesiton ended. At the start of the 2017-18 season Wilks became Manager of Needham Market.