The table below looks at the statistics for WAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Durham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WAN over the 3 months to 3 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 37 - 20
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing WAN 2 0 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham 1.01% - 9.68%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.53% - 45.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 9
Average salary £52,500 - £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
WAN
North East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Durham region.

Communications & Networking Category
Durham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
19 4 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham 9.60% 5.13% 21.51%
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 17
Average salary £52,500 £28,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+87.50% -13.84%
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

WAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Durham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WAN across the Durham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

WAN Jobs Demand Trend in Durham

WAN
Salary Trend in Durham

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

WAN Salary Trend in Durham

WAN
Top 8 Related IT Skills in Durham

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT jobs across the Durham region citing WAN also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited WAN.

1 4 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 4 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
1 4 (100.00%) LAN
1 4 (100.00%) VPN
1 4 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (50.00%) Infrastructure Management
2 2 (50.00%) Project Management

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Durham by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT jobs across the Durham region citing WAN also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited WAN. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) LAN
1 4 (100.00%) VPN
General
1 4 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Services Delivery Manager
1 4 (100.00%) Service Manager
1 4 (100.00%) Delivery Manager
2 2 (50.00%) IT Services Delivery Manager
2 2 (50.00%) IT Services Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Service Delivery
2 2 (50.00%) Infrastructure Management
2 2 (50.00%) Project Management
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) VMware