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 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 57 63 48
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -15
Permanent jobs citing WAN 4 1 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 0.98% 0.18% 2.07%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.76% 1.69% 11.25%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 9
Average salary £32,000 £32,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -14.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,400 £32,000 £28,700
10% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £32,000 £42,200
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +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
34 59 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 8.31% 10.48% 18.39%
Number of salaries quoted 28 42 74
Average salary £33,500 £30,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.66% -26.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,700 £24,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,459 £50,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 1 September 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 11 (84.62%) LAN
1 11 (84.62%) VMware
2 10 (76.92%) Windows
3 9 (69.23%) Cisco
3 9 (69.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (69.23%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (61.54%) Hyper-V
4 8 (61.54%) Windows Server 2003
4 8 (61.54%) Firewall
5 7 (53.85%) MS Exchange
5 7 (53.85%) Exchange Server 2010
5 7 (53.85%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (46.15%) Exchange Server 2003
6 6 (46.15%) Exchange Server 2007
6 6 (46.15%) Exchange Server 2013
6 6 (46.15%) Active Directory
6 6 (46.15%) Wi-Fi
6 6 (46.15%) Microsoft
7 5 (38.46%) Windows 7
8 4 (30.77%) WatchGuard
8 4 (30.77%) Windows 8
8 4 (30.77%) SLA
8 4 (30.77%) Windows XP
8 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
9 3 (23.08%) SAN
9 3 (23.08%) NetApp
9 3 (23.08%) CCNA
9 3 (23.08%) Cisco Certification
9 3 (23.08%) SQL Server 2008
9 3 (23.08%) SC Cleared

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 7 (53.85%) MS Exchange
1 7 (53.85%) Exchange Server 2010
2 6 (46.15%) Exchange Server 2013
2 6 (46.15%) Exchange Server 2003
2 6 (46.15%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (7.69%) Lync
Communications & Networking
1 11 (84.62%) LAN
2 8 (61.54%) Firewall
3 6 (46.15%) Wi-Fi
4 3 (23.08%) SAN
5 1 (7.69%) MPLS
5 1 (7.69%) Network Security
5 1 (7.69%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (7.69%) VoIP
5 1 (7.69%) DHCP
5 1 (7.69%) SNMP
5 1 (7.69%) VPN
5 1 (7.69%) DNS
5 1 (7.69%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
2 3 (23.08%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (7.69%) MySQL
General
1 1 (7.69%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Network Engineer
1 6 (46.15%) Field Engineer
2 5 (38.46%) Senior Network Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Support Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 10 (76.92%) Windows
2 9 (69.23%) Windows Server 2012
3 8 (61.54%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (53.85%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (38.46%) Windows 7
6 4 (30.77%) Windows 8
6 4 (30.77%) Windows XP
7 1 (7.69%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (15.38%) ITIL
2 1 (7.69%) BCP
2 1 (7.69%) Asset Management
2 1 (7.69%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (7.69%) Software Deployment
2 1 (7.69%) Mobile Device Management
2 1 (7.69%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (7.69%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (7.69%) Patch Management
2 1 (7.69%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) CCNA
1 3 (23.08%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (23.08%) SC Cleared
1 3 (23.08%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (30.77%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (69.23%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (61.54%) Hyper-V
3 6 (46.15%) Active Directory
4 1 (7.69%) XenApp
4 1 (7.69%) XenDesktop
4 1 (7.69%) vSphere
Vendors
1 11 (84.62%) VMware
2 9 (69.23%) Cisco
3 6 (46.15%) Microsoft
4 4 (30.77%) WatchGuard
5 3 (23.08%) NetApp
6 1 (7.69%) SolarWinds
6 1 (7.69%) HP
6 1 (7.69%) Dell
6 1 (7.69%) Citrix
6 1 (7.69%) Juniper
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