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 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 32 27 30
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +3
Permanent jobs citing WAN 3 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newport 1.55% 0.70% 0.69%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.71% 5.00% 4.17%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 1
Average salary £33,000 £37,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.00% +36.36%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +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
28 20 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newport 14.51% 13.99% 16.67%
Number of salaries quoted 25 19 22
Average salary £34,000 £37,750 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.93% +25.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £25,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £49,500 £45,250
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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
Salary Histogram in Newport

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WAN across the Newport region over the 3 months to 30 July 2015.

WAN Salary Histogram in Newport

WAN
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Newport

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 12 (92.31%) LAN
1 12 (92.31%) Cisco
1 12 (92.31%) Firewall
2 11 (84.62%) CheckPoint
2 11 (84.62%) Service Delivery
2 11 (84.62%) SLA
2 11 (84.62%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (84.62%) CCNP
2 11 (84.62%) CCNA
2 11 (84.62%) ITIL
2 11 (84.62%) Wireless
2 11 (84.62%) Network Management
2 11 (84.62%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (15.38%) VPN
4 1 (7.69%) SAN
4 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
4 1 (7.69%) SQL
4 1 (7.69%) TCP/IP
4 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
4 1 (7.69%) Dell
4 1 (7.69%) Citrix
4 1 (7.69%) Cyber Security
4 1 (7.69%) Line Management
4 1 (7.69%) SIEM
4 1 (7.69%) VMware
4 1 (7.69%) Information Security
4 1 (7.69%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (7.69%) Network Security
4 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Newport by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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.

Communications & Networking
1 12 (92.31%) LAN
1 12 (92.31%) Firewall
2 11 (84.62%) Wireless
2 11 (84.62%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (15.38%) VPN
4 1 (7.69%) SAN
4 1 (7.69%) TCP/IP
4 1 (7.69%) Network Security
Job Titles
1 11 (84.62%) Network Engineer
1 11 (84.62%) Senior Network Engineer
2 1 (7.69%) Network Security Analyst
2 1 (7.69%) Cyber Security Analyst
2 1 (7.69%) Analyst
2 1 (7.69%) Network Analyst
2 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (7.69%) Security Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (84.62%) ITIL
1 11 (84.62%) Service Delivery
1 11 (84.62%) Network Management
2 1 (7.69%) SIEM
2 1 (7.69%) Cyber Security
2 1 (7.69%) Line Management
2 1 (7.69%) Information Security
2 1 (7.69%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (84.62%) CCNP
1 11 (84.62%) CCNA
1 11 (84.62%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (84.62%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 12 (92.31%) Cisco
2 11 (84.62%) CheckPoint
3 1 (7.69%) VMware
3 1 (7.69%) Dell
3 1 (7.69%) Citrix