The table below looks at the statistics for WAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Newcastle upon Tyne region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WAN over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 47 46 52
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +6
Permanent jobs citing WAN 16 3 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 3.33% 0.85% 1.42%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 21.05% 9.38% 8.82%
Number of salaries quoted 14 3 5
Average salary £27,500 £34,500 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.28% -25.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £34,500 £33,300
10% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £54,900 £47,100
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 Newcastle upon Tyne region.

Communications & Networking Category
Newcastle upon Tyne
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
76 32 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 15.83% 9.04% 16.08%
Number of salaries quoted 50 30 54
Average salary £47,500 £34,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.68% +6.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

WAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

WAN Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

WAN
Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

WAN Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

WAN
Salary Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WAN across the Newcastle upon Tyne region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

WAN Salary Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne 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 15 (88.24%) LAN
2 13 (76.47%) Cisco
2 13 (76.47%) Firewall
3 12 (70.59%) Active Directory
4 10 (58.82%) Windows
4 10 (58.82%) MS Exchange
4 10 (58.82%) Windows Server 2003
4 10 (58.82%) Exchange Server 2003
4 10 (58.82%) Exchange Server 2007
4 10 (58.82%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (58.82%) Exchange Server 2010
4 10 (58.82%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (52.94%) Wi-Fi
5 9 (52.94%) VMware
5 9 (52.94%) SC Cleared
5 9 (52.94%) Security Cleared
5 9 (52.94%) VMware Infrastructure
5 9 (52.94%) Hyper-V
5 9 (52.94%) Exchange Server 2013
6 8 (47.06%) SQL Server
7 7 (41.18%) SQL
7 7 (41.18%) SAN
7 7 (41.18%) NetApp
7 7 (41.18%) SQL Server 2005
7 7 (41.18%) SQL Server 2008
8 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
9 3 (17.65%) ITIL
9 3 (17.65%) Windows XP
9 3 (17.65%) VoIP
9 3 (17.65%) VPN

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne 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.

Application Platforms
1 10 (58.82%) MS Exchange
1 10 (58.82%) Exchange Server 2003
1 10 (58.82%) Exchange Server 2007
1 10 (58.82%) Exchange Server 2010
2 9 (52.94%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) MS Project
1 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
1 1 (5.88%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (88.24%) LAN
2 13 (76.47%) Firewall
3 9 (52.94%) Wi-Fi
4 7 (41.18%) SAN
5 3 (17.65%) VoIP
5 3 (17.65%) VPN
6 2 (11.76%) DNS
6 2 (11.76%) ATM
6 2 (11.76%) ISDN
6 2 (11.76%) PPP
6 2 (11.76%) SNMP
6 2 (11.76%) TCP/IP
6 2 (11.76%) MPLS
6 2 (11.76%) OSPF
6 2 (11.76%) BGP
6 2 (11.76%) DSL
6 2 (11.76%) EIGRP
6 2 (11.76%) X.21
6 2 (11.76%) IPsec
6 2 (11.76%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (47.06%) SQL Server
2 7 (41.18%) SQL Server 2005
2 7 (41.18%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (5.88%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (58.82%) Field Engineer
2 3 (17.65%) Support Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Administrator
3 2 (11.76%) Network Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) UNIX Administrator
3 2 (11.76%) UNIX Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) UNIX Support Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) AIX Administrator
3 2 (11.76%) UNIX Support
3 2 (11.76%) Cisco Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) AIX Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Telecoms Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) IT Support
4 1 (5.88%) IT Support Technician
4 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.76%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) HACMP
1 2 (11.76%) Open Source
1 2 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 10 (58.82%) Windows
1 10 (58.82%) Windows Server 2003
1 10 (58.82%) Windows Server 2008
1 10 (58.82%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (17.65%) Windows 7
2 3 (17.65%) Windows 8
2 3 (17.65%) Windows XP
3 2 (11.76%) UNIX
3 2 (11.76%) AIX
3 2 (11.76%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (17.65%) ITIL
2 2 (11.76%) Six Sigma
2 2 (11.76%) Configuration Management
2 2 (11.76%) Service Management
2 2 (11.76%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (11.76%) Workflow
2 2 (11.76%) Lean Six Sigma
3 1 (5.88%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (5.88%) Incident Management
3 1 (5.88%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 7 (41.18%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (52.94%) SC Cleared
1 9 (52.94%) Security Cleared
2 2 (11.76%) CCSP
2 2 (11.76%) CCNP
2 2 (11.76%) CCDP
2 2 (11.76%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (11.76%) IBM AIX Certification
2 2 (11.76%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (70.59%) Active Directory
2 9 (52.94%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (52.94%) Hyper-V
3 2 (11.76%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 13 (76.47%) Cisco
2 9 (52.94%) VMware
3 7 (41.18%) NetApp
4 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
5 2 (11.76%) IBM
5 2 (11.76%) Red Hat
5 2 (11.76%) WatchGuard
5 2 (11.76%) CA
6 1 (5.88%) Alcatel-Lucent
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