The table below looks at the statistics for WAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Gateshead region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WAN over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 22 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing WAN 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gateshead 2.22% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 50.00% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £26,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +10.66%
WAN
Tyne and Wear

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

Communications & Networking Category
Gateshead
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
2 2 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gateshead 4.44% 2.78% 35.71%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 10
Average salary £26,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

WAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Gateshead

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

WAN Jobs Demand Trend in Gateshead

WAN
Salary Trend in Gateshead

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

WAN Salary Trend in Gateshead

WAN
Top 7 Related IT Skills in Gateshead

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the Gateshead 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 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) AIX
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) SLA
1 1 (100.00%) DSL
1 1 (100.00%) Server Building

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Gateshead by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the Gateshead 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 1 (100.00%) DSL
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) AIX
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Server Building
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) SLA