The table below looks at the statistics for WAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Newport region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WAN over the 3 months to 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 29 26 24
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -2
Permanent jobs citing WAN 10 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newport 4.55% 1.81% 1.85%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.71% 13.64% 6.67%
Number of salaries quoted 10 3 2
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +20.96%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
WAN
South Wales

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
68 22 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newport 30.91% 13.25% 27.78%
Number of salaries quoted 61 22 30
Average salary £40,000 £41,500 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.61% +31.74%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £33,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £42,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

WAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Newport

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WAN across the Newport region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 31 March 2015, IT jobs across the Newport 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 17 (100.00%) LAN
1 17 (100.00%) Cisco
1 17 (100.00%) Firewall
2 14 (82.35%) CheckPoint
2 14 (82.35%) ITIL
3 13 (76.47%) SLA
3 13 (76.47%) CCNP
3 13 (76.47%) CCNA
3 13 (76.47%) Cisco Certification
3 13 (76.47%) Service Delivery
3 13 (76.47%) Wireless
3 13 (76.47%) Network Management
3 13 (76.47%) Cisco Nexus
4 4 (23.53%) Windows
5 3 (17.65%) SQL Server
5 3 (17.65%) Active Directory
5 3 (17.65%) VMware
5 3 (17.65%) Lync
5 3 (17.65%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (11.76%) Ubuntu
6 2 (11.76%) SAN
6 2 (11.76%) Project Management
6 2 (11.76%) SQL
6 2 (11.76%) IIS
6 2 (11.76%) VoIP
6 2 (11.76%) Linux
7 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
7 1 (5.88%) SharePoint
7 1 (5.88%) MS Exchange
7 1 (5.88%) Microsoft

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Newport by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs across the Newport 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 3 (17.65%) Lync
2 2 (11.76%) IIS
3 1 (5.88%) SharePoint
3 1 (5.88%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 17 (100.00%) LAN
1 17 (100.00%) Firewall
2 13 (76.47%) Wireless
2 13 (76.47%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (11.76%) VoIP
3 2 (11.76%) SAN
4 1 (5.88%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (17.65%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 14 (82.35%) Network Engineer
2 13 (76.47%) Senior Network Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) IT Manager
3 2 (11.76%) Administrator
3 2 (11.76%) Systems Manager
3 2 (11.76%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (5.88%) Consultant
4 1 (5.88%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (5.88%) Pre Sales Consultant
4 1 (5.88%) Technical Pre Sales Consultant
4 1 (5.88%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) EqualLogic
1 1 (5.88%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 4 (23.53%) Windows
2 2 (11.76%) Linux
2 2 (11.76%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (82.35%) ITIL
2 13 (76.47%) Service Delivery
2 13 (76.47%) Network Management
3 2 (11.76%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.76%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (76.47%) CCNP
1 13 (76.47%) CCNA
1 13 (76.47%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (76.47%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (17.65%) Active Directory
1 3 (17.65%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (5.88%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 17 (100.00%) Cisco
2 14 (82.35%) CheckPoint
3 3 (17.65%) VMware
4 1 (5.88%) SonicWALL
4 1 (5.88%) Microsoft
4 1 (5.88%) HP
4 1 (5.88%) Dell
4 1 (5.88%) Citrix
4 1 (5.88%) Juniper
Newport, Gwent
CPS Group UK
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Training & Generous Benefits Package
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