The table below looks at the statistics for WAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Durham region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WAN over the 3 months to 26 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Wide Area Network (WAN)
North East / Durham
Rank - 27 20
Permanent jobs citing WAN 0 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham - 0.85% 1.90%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 7.69% 15.38%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 2
Median salary - £22,500 £36,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -37.93%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%

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
10 13 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham 9.26% 11.11% 12.38%
Number of salaries quoted 9 13 4
Median salary £30,000 £30,459 £24,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.50% +24.32%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%

WAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Durham

The demand trend of job ads across the Durham region citing WAN as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 30 Related IT Skills in Durham

For the 6 months to 26 February 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 Durham region with a requirement for WAN.

1 5 (100.00%) LAN
1 5 (100.00%) VPN
2 4 (80.00%) SLA
2 4 (80.00%) PBX
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (80.00%) MS Exchange
2 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (80.00%) Citrix
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (80.00%) VMware
2 4 (80.00%) Clustering
2 4 (80.00%) Mitel
2 4 (80.00%) Asset Management
2 4 (80.00%) Skype for Business
2 4 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (80.00%) Hyper-V
2 4 (80.00%) Yammer
2 4 (80.00%) Skype
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft Clustering
3 2 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (40.00%) Mentoring
3 2 (40.00%) Service Delivery
3 2 (40.00%) ITIL
4 1 (20.00%) ADSL
4 1 (20.00%) VoIP
4 1 (20.00%) Cisco
4 1 (20.00%) Firewall
4 1 (20.00%) CCNA
4 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (20.00%) MPLS

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Durham 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 4 (80.00%) MS Exchange
1 4 (80.00%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 4 (80.00%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) LAN
1 5 (100.00%) VPN
2 4 (80.00%) PBX
2 4 (80.00%) Skype
3 1 (20.00%) ADSL
3 1 (20.00%) Firewall
3 1 (20.00%) MPLS
3 1 (20.00%) VLAN
3 1 (20.00%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Help Desk Team Lead
1 2 (40.00%) Team Leader
2 1 (20.00%) Help Desk Supervisor
2 1 (20.00%) IT Manager
2 1 (20.00%) IT Services Manager
2 1 (20.00%) IT Supervisor
2 1 (20.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Service Manager
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Clustering
2 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (20.00%) Video Conferencing
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Asset Management
2 2 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (40.00%) ITIL
2 2 (40.00%) Mentoring
2 2 (40.00%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) CCNA
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (80.00%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (80.00%) Hyper-V
1 4 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Citrix
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (80.00%) Mitel
1 4 (80.00%) VMware
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco