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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 58 45 47
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +2
Permanent jobs citing WAN 2 14 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 0.54% 3.55% 0.37%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.00% 25.00% 3.70%
Number of salaries quoted 2 11 1
Average salary £37,500 £27,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+36.36% -17.91%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+10.38% +1.31%
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
40 56 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 10.81% 14.21% 9.93%
Number of salaries quoted 33 32 25
Average salary £30,875 £47,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.00% +46.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £37,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £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 5 February 2016.

WAN Salary Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 5 February 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 7 (87.50%) LAN
2 6 (75.00%) Windows
3 4 (50.00%) VMware
3 4 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (50.00%) Cisco
3 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
4 3 (37.50%) VPN
4 3 (37.50%) Network Security
4 3 (37.50%) Firewall
4 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (25.00%) Hyper-V
5 2 (25.00%) Mobile Device Management
5 2 (25.00%) Server Building
5 2 (25.00%) Data Centre
5 2 (25.00%) Palo Alto
5 2 (25.00%) Juniper
5 2 (25.00%) SAN
5 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (25.00%) MPLS
5 2 (25.00%) BCP
5 2 (25.00%) LAMP
5 2 (25.00%) SSL
5 2 (25.00%) SNMP
5 2 (25.00%) MySQL
5 2 (25.00%) Linux
5 2 (25.00%) Dell
6 1 (12.50%) EMC
6 1 (12.50%) Citrix

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
1 1 (12.50%) SharePoint 2013
Communications & Networking
1 7 (87.50%) LAN
2 3 (37.50%) Firewall
2 3 (37.50%) Network Security
2 3 (37.50%) VPN
3 2 (25.00%) MPLS
3 2 (25.00%) SAN
3 2 (25.00%) SNMP
3 2 (25.00%) SSL
4 1 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (12.50%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 2 (25.00%) MySQL
General
1 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Network Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) IT Technician
3 1 (12.50%) Managed Services Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (12.50%) Driving Licence
2 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
2 1 (12.50%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) Windows
2 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (25.00%) Linux
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Server
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) BCP
1 2 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
1 2 (25.00%) Mobile Device Management
1 2 (25.00%) Server Building
2 1 (12.50%) Change Control
2 1 (12.50%) Configuration Management
2 1 (12.50%) Presales
2 1 (12.50%) Product Management
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) CCNA
1 1 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 4 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (25.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Cisco
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (50.00%) VMware
2 2 (25.00%) Dell
2 2 (25.00%) Juniper
2 2 (25.00%) Palo Alto
3 1 (12.50%) Citrix
3 1 (12.50%) Draytek
3 1 (12.50%) EMC
3 1 (12.50%) Mitel
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits Benifits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £37000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago