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 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 55 59 54
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -5
Permanent jobs citing WAN 11 9 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 2.43% 1.81% 1.24%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 18.03% 20.93% 11.32%
Number of salaries quoted 11 9 6
Average salary £33,500 £27,500 £28,375
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.81% -3.08%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £51,000 £32,250
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 Newcastle upon Tyne region.

Communications & Networking Category
Newcastle upon Tyne
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
61 43 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 13.50% 8.67% 11.00%
Number of salaries quoted 52 34 47
Average salary £30,500 £27,500 £28,636
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.90% -3.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,400 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £35,309 £49,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 30 April 2016.

WAN Salary Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 10 (76.92%) LAN
2 8 (61.54%) Cisco
3 7 (53.85%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (38.46%) VMware
5 4 (30.77%) CCNA
5 4 (30.77%) Windows
5 4 (30.77%) Citrix
5 4 (30.77%) ITIL
5 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (23.08%) Windows Server
6 3 (23.08%) SolarWinds
6 3 (23.08%) vSphere
6 3 (23.08%) Office 365
6 3 (23.08%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (23.08%) XenApp
6 3 (23.08%) CCNP
6 3 (23.08%) VoIP
6 3 (23.08%) DHCP
6 3 (23.08%) TCP/IP
6 3 (23.08%) DNS
6 3 (23.08%) Active Directory
6 3 (23.08%) VLAN
6 3 (23.08%) Firewall
7 2 (15.38%) Management Information System
7 2 (15.38%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (15.38%) Telecoms
7 2 (15.38%) Statistics
7 2 (15.38%) EMC
7 2 (15.38%) NHS

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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.

Cloud Services
1 3 (23.08%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (76.92%) LAN
2 3 (23.08%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (23.08%) DHCP
2 3 (23.08%) DNS
2 3 (23.08%) Firewall
2 3 (23.08%) TCP/IP
2 3 (23.08%) VLAN
2 3 (23.08%) VoIP
3 2 (15.38%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (7.69%) Network Security
4 1 (7.69%) Wireless
General
1 2 (15.38%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (76.92%) Network Engineer
2 4 (30.77%) Senior Network Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) Citrix Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) WAN Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Project Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Management Information System
1 2 (15.38%) NHS
1 2 (15.38%) Statistics
2 1 (7.69%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (30.77%) Windows
1 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (23.08%) Windows Server
2 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) ITIL
2 2 (15.38%) Change Control
2 2 (15.38%) Configuration Management
2 2 (15.38%) Data Protection
2 2 (15.38%) Product Management
3 1 (7.69%) Matrix Management
3 1 (7.69%) Mentoring
3 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2
3 1 (7.69%) Project Management
3 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 7 (53.85%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (30.77%) CCNA
3 3 (23.08%) CCNP
4 1 (7.69%) APMP
4 1 (7.69%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (23.08%) Active Directory
1 3 (23.08%) vSphere
1 3 (23.08%) XenApp
2 1 (7.69%) Hyper-V
2 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 8 (61.54%) Cisco
2 5 (38.46%) VMware
3 4 (30.77%) Citrix
4 3 (23.08%) SolarWinds
5 2 (15.38%) EMC
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum, Benefits Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £33000.00 - £37000.00 per annum + Pension
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £33,000 to £37,500 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
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X4 Group
Salary: £33,963 - 37,191 per year
Posted: 4 days ago
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Calibre Search Ltd
Salary: £33000 - £37000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
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Questor Resourcing
Salary: to £26,500 + good benefits
Posted: 19 days ago