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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 59 56 45
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -11
Permanent jobs citing WAN 5 6 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 1.18% 1.10% 1.64%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.42% 11.54% 9.86%
Number of salaries quoted 5 6 7
Average salary £36,000 £28,375 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.87% -12.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £37,200 £32,250 £40,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
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
48 52 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 11.32% 9.58% 16.59%
Number of salaries quoted 43 36 65
Average salary £32,500 £24,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+32.65% -38.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,700 £23,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £35,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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%) Cisco
2 13 (76.47%) LAN
3 10 (58.82%) Firewall
3 10 (58.82%) VMware
4 9 (52.94%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (52.94%) Windows
4 9 (52.94%) MS Exchange
4 9 (52.94%) Exchange Server 2010
4 9 (52.94%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (47.06%) Exchange Server 2013
5 8 (47.06%) Hyper-V
5 8 (47.06%) Active Directory
5 8 (47.06%) VMware Infrastructure
5 8 (47.06%) Exchange Server 2007
5 8 (47.06%) Wi-Fi
5 8 (47.06%) Exchange Server 2003
5 8 (47.06%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (41.18%) Cisco Certification
7 5 (29.41%) SC Cleared
7 5 (29.41%) Security Cleared
7 5 (29.41%) SQL Server 2008
7 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
7 5 (29.41%) NetApp
7 5 (29.41%) SQL Server
7 5 (29.41%) Windows 7
8 4 (23.53%) Windows 8
8 4 (23.53%) SQL
8 4 (23.53%) Windows XP
8 4 (23.53%) TCP/IP
8 4 (23.53%) SLA

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 9 (52.94%) MS Exchange
1 9 (52.94%) Exchange Server 2010
2 8 (47.06%) Exchange Server 2013
2 8 (47.06%) Exchange Server 2003
2 8 (47.06%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (5.88%) Lync
Communications & Networking
1 13 (76.47%) LAN
2 10 (58.82%) Firewall
3 8 (47.06%) Wi-Fi
4 4 (23.53%) TCP/IP
4 4 (23.53%) SAN
5 3 (17.65%) VoIP
5 3 (17.65%) MPLS
6 2 (11.76%) OSPF
6 2 (11.76%) BGP
6 2 (11.76%) DNS
6 2 (11.76%) VLAN
7 1 (5.88%) Network Security
7 1 (5.88%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (5.88%) PABX
7 1 (5.88%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (5.88%) Spanning Tree
7 1 (5.88%) Internet
7 1 (5.88%) DSL
7 1 (5.88%) EIGRP
7 1 (5.88%) X.21
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (29.41%) SQL Server
1 5 (29.41%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (23.53%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 1 (5.88%) Telecoms
1 1 (5.88%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (47.06%) Field Engineer
2 6 (35.29%) Network Engineer
3 4 (23.53%) Senior Network Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Network Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Cisco Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Support Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.88%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 9 (52.94%) Windows
1 9 (52.94%) Windows Server 2008
1 9 (52.94%) Windows Server 2012
2 8 (47.06%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (29.41%) Windows 7
4 4 (23.53%) Windows 8
4 4 (23.53%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (17.65%) ITIL
2 1 (5.88%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (5.88%) Asset Management
2 1 (5.88%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (5.88%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (5.88%) ITIL V3
2 1 (5.88%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (5.88%) Software Deployment
2 1 (5.88%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (5.88%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (5.88%) Line Management
2 1 (5.88%) Patch Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (23.53%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (41.18%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (29.41%) SC Cleared
2 5 (29.41%) Security Cleared
3 4 (23.53%) CCNP
3 4 (23.53%) CCNA
4 2 (11.76%) CCDP
4 2 (11.76%) CCSP
5 1 (5.88%) HP ASE
5 1 (5.88%) MCSE
5 1 (5.88%) CCIE
5 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (5.88%) JNCIS
5 1 (5.88%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (23.53%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (47.06%) Active Directory
1 8 (47.06%) VMware Infrastructure
1 8 (47.06%) Hyper-V
2 1 (5.88%) XenApp
2 1 (5.88%) XenDesktop
2 1 (5.88%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 15 (88.24%) Cisco
2 10 (58.82%) VMware
3 5 (29.41%) NetApp
3 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
4 4 (23.53%) WatchGuard
5 3 (17.65%) HP
6 2 (11.76%) SolarWinds
6 2 (11.76%) CA
7 1 (5.88%) F5
7 1 (5.88%) Citrix
7 1 (5.88%) CheckPoint
7 1 (5.88%) Altiris
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Hamilton Barnes
Salary: From £30,000 to £36,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Premier IT
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Lawrence Harvey
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 23 days ago