The table below looks at the statistics for WAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Newport region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WAN over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Wide Area Network (WAN)
South Wales / Newport
Rank 32 23 25
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +2
Permanent jobs citing WAN 5 6 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newport 2.39% 3.55% 5.17%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.51% 14.29% 20.45%
Number of salaries quoted 5 6 8
Median salary £40,000 £50,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +16.27%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Newport region.

Communications & Networking Category
Newport
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
37 42 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newport 17.70% 24.85% 25.29%
Number of salaries quoted 29 38 41
Median salary £40,000 £37,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.10% -1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,625 £22,600 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £46,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

WAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Newport

The demand trend of job ads across the Newport region citing WAN as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

WAN Jobs Demand Trend in Newport

WAN
Salary Trend in Newport

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WAN across the Newport region.

WAN Salary Trend in Newport

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newport

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, 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 Newport region with a requirement for WAN.

1 6 (100.00%) LAN
2 5 (83.33%) Retail
2 5 (83.33%) IPsec
2 5 (83.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (83.33%) Hyper-V
2 5 (83.33%) Office 365
2 5 (83.33%) SQL Server 2012
2 5 (83.33%) SQL Server
2 5 (83.33%) ITIL
2 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 5 (83.33%) MCSE
2 5 (83.33%) MCSA
2 5 (83.33%) TCP/IP
2 5 (83.33%) VPN
2 5 (83.33%) SSL
2 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 5 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 5 (83.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (83.33%) Degree
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Server
3 4 (66.67%) ITIL Certification
3 4 (66.67%) MS Excel
4 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
4 1 (16.67%) SLA
4 1 (16.67%) Cisco
4 1 (16.67%) Juniper
4 1 (16.67%) CheckPoint
4 1 (16.67%) Firewall
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (16.67%) F5 BIG-IP LTM

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Newport 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:

Applications
1 4 (66.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (83.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) LAN
2 5 (83.33%) IPsec
2 5 (83.33%) SSL
2 5 (83.33%) TCP/IP
2 5 (83.33%) VPN
3 1 (16.67%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 1 (16.67%) Firewall
3 1 (16.67%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (83.33%) SQL Server
1 5 (83.33%) SQL Server 2008
1 5 (83.33%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 5 (83.33%) Retail
2 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Help Desk Manager
1 5 (83.33%) IT Manager
2 1 (16.67%) IT Technical Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Network Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Manager
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
1 5 (83.33%) Windows Server
2 1 (16.67%) VyOS
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) ITIL
2 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
2 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
2 1 (16.67%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) Degree
1 5 (83.33%) MCSA
1 5 (83.33%) MCSE
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (66.67%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (16.67%) CCSA
3 1 (16.67%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (83.33%) Active Directory
1 5 (83.33%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) CheckPoint
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco
2 1 (16.67%) Extreme Networks
2 1 (16.67%) F5
2 1 (16.67%) Juniper
2 1 (16.67%) VMware
2 1 (16.67%) Vyatta