The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Newcastle upon Tyne region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank - 45 43
Permanent jobs citing WAN 0 10 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne - 2.25% 1.72%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 12.20% 9.88%
Number of salaries quoted 0 10 6
Average salary - £37,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Communications & Networking Category
Newcastle upon Tyne
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
57 82 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 10.23% 18.47% 17.42%
Number of salaries quoted 37 75 70
Average salary £24,500 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-38.75% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,000 £23,460
10% offered a salary of more than £39,100 £42,500 £47,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
WAN
Tyne and Wear

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 17 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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 6 (100.00%) SAP
1 6 (100.00%) UNIX
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Solaris
1 6 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 6 (100.00%) LAN
1 6 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 6 (100.00%) McAfee
1 6 (100.00%) Handset
1 6 (100.00%) Amdocs
1 6 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 6 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 6 (100.00%) Change Control
1 6 (100.00%) LANDesk
2 3 (50.00%) DHCP
2 3 (50.00%) DNS

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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.

Applications
1 6 (100.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) LAN
2 3 (50.00%) DHCP
2 3 (50.00%) DNS
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Systems Engineer
2 3 (50.00%) Lead Systems Engineer
2 3 (50.00%) Desktop Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (100.00%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) UNIX
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Solaris
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Change Control
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 6 (100.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 6 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) SAP
1 6 (100.00%) McAfee
1 6 (100.00%) Amdocs
1 6 (100.00%) LANDesk