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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank - 6 7
Permanent jobs citing WAN 0 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gateshead - 6.67% 4.17%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 100.00% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 1
Average salary - £25,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -41.17%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +1.33%
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
1 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gateshead 1.75% 6.67% 8.33%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 1
Average salary - £25,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -41.17%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 16 Related IT Skills in Gateshead

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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%) MS Office
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 2000
1 1 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Gateshead by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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.

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Office
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Systems Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Systems Administrator
1 1 (100.00%) Systems Support
1 1 (100.00%) Support Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Administrator
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Systems Support Analyst
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 2000
1 1 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) VMware