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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WAN over the 3 months to 27 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 43 58 -
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -
Permanent jobs citing WAN 26 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 4.81% 1.23% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 25.74% 12.82% -
Number of salaries quoted 26 5 0
Median salary £35,300 £36,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.94% -
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
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
101 39 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 18.70% 9.56% 9.72%
Number of salaries quoted 88 35 33
Median salary £35,000 £32,500 £24,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% +32.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,252 £21,700 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £35,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

WAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

The demand trend of job ads across the Newcastle upon Tyne region citing WAN as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 27 July 2016.

WAN Salary Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 27 July 2016, IT jobs citing WAN also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Newcastle upon Tyne region with a requirement for WAN.

1 35 (92.11%) LAN
2 18 (47.37%) Cisco Certification
2 18 (47.37%) Cisco
3 15 (39.47%) Firewall
4 14 (36.84%) CCNP
5 13 (34.21%) Cisco ASA
6 11 (28.95%) CCNA
7 10 (26.32%) Customer Engagement
8 9 (23.68%) VPN
8 9 (23.68%) VMware
9 7 (18.42%) Wireless
9 7 (18.42%) Active Directory
9 7 (18.42%) VoIP
9 7 (18.42%) SolarWinds
9 7 (18.42%) vSphere
10 6 (15.79%) Network Security
11 5 (13.16%) Windows
12 4 (10.53%) Solaris
12 4 (10.53%) ITIL
12 4 (10.53%) Unix
12 4 (10.53%) Service Management
12 4 (10.53%) TCP/IP
12 4 (10.53%) Citrix
12 4 (10.53%) CheckPoint
12 4 (10.53%) Windows Server 2012
12 4 (10.53%) Cisco Wireless
12 4 (10.53%) Windows Server
13 3 (7.89%) Network Monitoring
13 3 (7.89%) Office 365
13 3 (7.89%) Data Protection

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Cloud Services
1 3 (7.89%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 35 (92.11%) LAN
2 15 (39.47%) Firewall
3 13 (34.21%) Cisco ASA
4 9 (23.68%) VPN
5 7 (18.42%) VoIP
5 7 (18.42%) Wireless
6 6 (15.79%) Network Security
7 4 (10.53%) Cisco Wireless
7 4 (10.53%) TCP/IP
8 3 (7.89%) DHCP
8 3 (7.89%) DNS
8 3 (7.89%) VLAN
9 1 (2.63%) BGP
9 1 (2.63%) Cisco Nexus
9 1 (2.63%) Wi-Fi
9 1 (2.63%) Wireshark
General
1 1 (2.63%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (52.63%) Network Engineer
2 8 (21.05%) Senior Network Engineer
3 7 (18.42%) Network Support
4 6 (15.79%) Network Support Engineer
4 6 (15.79%) Support Engineer
5 4 (10.53%) Architect
5 4 (10.53%) Solutions Architect
5 4 (10.53%) Unix Engineer
6 3 (7.89%) Citrix Engineer
6 3 (7.89%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (7.89%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (7.89%) WAN Engineer
7 2 (5.26%) Cisco Engineer
7 2 (5.26%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 2 (5.26%) Cisco Network Support Engineer
7 2 (5.26%) Cisco Support
7 2 (5.26%) Cisco Support Engineer
8 1 (2.63%) Infrastructure Manager
8 1 (2.63%) Security Analyst
8 1 (2.63%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.63%) OGRE
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.26%) NHS
1 2 (5.26%) PKI
2 1 (2.63%) Cyberthreat
2 1 (2.63%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.63%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.63%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 5 (13.16%) Windows
2 4 (10.53%) Solaris
2 4 (10.53%) Unix
2 4 (10.53%) Windows Server
2 4 (10.53%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (7.89%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.63%) Kali Linux
4 1 (2.63%) Linux
4 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (26.32%) Customer Engagement
2 4 (10.53%) ITIL
2 4 (10.53%) Service Management
3 3 (7.89%) Data Protection
3 3 (7.89%) Network Monitoring
3 3 (7.89%) Problem Management
4 1 (2.63%) Change Control
4 1 (2.63%) Configuration Management
4 1 (2.63%) Incident Management
4 1 (2.63%) Information Security
4 1 (2.63%) Matrix Management
4 1 (2.63%) Mentoring
4 1 (2.63%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (2.63%) PRINCE2
4 1 (2.63%) Product Management
4 1 (2.63%) Project Management
4 1 (2.63%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (2.63%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.63%) SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (47.37%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (36.84%) CCNP
3 11 (28.95%) CCNA
4 1 (2.63%) APMP
4 1 (2.63%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (18.42%) Active Directory
1 7 (18.42%) vSphere
2 3 (7.89%) XenApp
3 1 (2.63%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.63%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (2.63%) Nessus
1 1 (2.63%) Nmap
Vendors
1 18 (47.37%) Cisco
2 9 (23.68%) VMware
3 7 (18.42%) SolarWinds
4 4 (10.53%) CheckPoint
4 4 (10.53%) Citrix
5 1 (2.63%) EMC
5 1 (2.63%) Forcepoint
5 1 (2.63%) Microsoft