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 24 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 47 55 -
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -
Permanent jobs citing WAN 20 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 3.64% 0.76% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 21.51% 8.57% -
Number of salaries quoted 20 3 0
Median salary £59,250 £33,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+76.86% -
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%
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
93 35 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 16.94% 8.82% 10.52%
Number of salaries quoted 79 29 41
Median salary £37,500 £32,500 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% +30.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,700 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £40,000 £51,459
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 24 August 2016.

WAN Salary Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 24 August 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 36 (92.31%) LAN
2 20 (51.28%) Cisco Certification
2 20 (51.28%) Cisco
3 18 (46.15%) Firewall
4 17 (43.59%) CCNP
5 16 (41.03%) Cisco ASA
6 12 (30.77%) VMware
7 10 (25.64%) Customer Engagement
7 10 (25.64%) SolarWinds
7 10 (25.64%) vSphere
7 10 (25.64%) CCNA
7 10 (25.64%) VoIP
8 9 (23.08%) VPN
9 7 (17.95%) Active Directory
10 6 (15.38%) Wireless
11 5 (12.82%) Windows
11 5 (12.82%) Network Security
12 4 (10.26%) Solaris
12 4 (10.26%) ITIL
12 4 (10.26%) Unix
12 4 (10.26%) Citrix
12 4 (10.26%) Service Management
12 4 (10.26%) TCP/IP
12 4 (10.26%) CheckPoint
12 4 (10.26%) Windows Server 2012
12 4 (10.26%) Cisco Wireless
12 4 (10.26%) Windows Server
13 3 (7.69%) XenApp
13 3 (7.69%) Office 365
13 3 (7.69%) Network Monitoring

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 (7.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 36 (92.31%) LAN
2 18 (46.15%) Firewall
3 16 (41.03%) Cisco ASA
4 10 (25.64%) VoIP
5 9 (23.08%) VPN
6 6 (15.38%) Wireless
7 5 (12.82%) Network Security
8 4 (10.26%) Cisco Wireless
8 4 (10.26%) TCP/IP
9 3 (7.69%) DHCP
9 3 (7.69%) DNS
9 3 (7.69%) VLAN
10 1 (2.56%) BGP
10 1 (2.56%) Cisco Nexus
10 1 (2.56%) Wireshark
Job Titles
1 22 (56.41%) Network Engineer
2 11 (28.21%) Senior Network Engineer
3 7 (17.95%) Network Support
4 6 (15.38%) Network Support Engineer
4 6 (15.38%) Support Engineer
5 4 (10.26%) Architect
5 4 (10.26%) Solutions Architect
5 4 (10.26%) Unix Engineer
6 3 (7.69%) Citrix Engineer
6 3 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (7.69%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (7.69%) WAN Engineer
7 2 (5.13%) Cisco Engineer
7 2 (5.13%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 2 (5.13%) Cisco Network Support Engineer
7 2 (5.13%) Cisco Support
7 2 (5.13%) Cisco Support Engineer
8 1 (2.56%) Infrastructure Manager
8 1 (2.56%) Security Analyst
8 1 (2.56%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.56%) OGRE
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.13%) NHS
1 2 (5.13%) PKI
2 1 (2.56%) Cyberthreat
2 1 (2.56%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 5 (12.82%) Windows
2 4 (10.26%) Solaris
2 4 (10.26%) Unix
2 4 (10.26%) Windows Server
2 4 (10.26%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.56%) Kali Linux
4 1 (2.56%) Linux
4 1 (2.56%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (25.64%) Customer Engagement
2 4 (10.26%) ITIL
2 4 (10.26%) Service Management
3 3 (7.69%) Data Protection
3 3 (7.69%) Network Monitoring
3 3 (7.69%) Problem Management
4 1 (2.56%) Incident Management
4 1 (2.56%) Information Security
4 1 (2.56%) Matrix Management
4 1 (2.56%) Mentoring
4 1 (2.56%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (2.56%) PRINCE2
4 1 (2.56%) Project Management
4 1 (2.56%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (2.56%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 20 (51.28%) Cisco Certification
2 17 (43.59%) CCNP
3 10 (25.64%) CCNA
4 1 (2.56%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 10 (25.64%) vSphere
2 7 (17.95%) Active Directory
3 3 (7.69%) XenApp
4 1 (2.56%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (2.56%) Nessus
1 1 (2.56%) Nmap
Vendors
1 20 (51.28%) Cisco
2 12 (30.77%) VMware
3 10 (25.64%) SolarWinds
4 4 (10.26%) CheckPoint
4 4 (10.26%) Citrix
5 1 (2.56%) Forcepoint
5 1 (2.56%) Microsoft