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 26 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 32 28 25
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -3
Permanent jobs citing WAN 5 8 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newport 2.30% 4.30% 2.96%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.63% 14.04% 26.67%
Number of salaries quoted 4 8 4
Median salary £38,750 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.12% +6.66%
UK excluding London median salary £40,063 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.73% +13.33%
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
43 57 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newport 19.82% 30.65% 11.11%
Number of salaries quoted 40 47 14
Median salary £41,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £37,500 £44,000
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
Salary Histogram in Newport

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WAN across the Newport region over the 3 months to 26 May 2016.

WAN Salary Histogram in Newport

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newport

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 Newport region with a requirement for WAN.

1 14 (93.33%) LAN
1 14 (93.33%) Cisco
1 14 (93.33%) VMware
2 11 (73.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (66.67%) Firewall
3 10 (66.67%) Linux
4 9 (60.00%) CCNA
4 9 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
4 9 (60.00%) Juniper
4 9 (60.00%) CheckPoint
4 9 (60.00%) Brocade
4 9 (60.00%) SolarWinds
4 9 (60.00%) F5
4 9 (60.00%) Vyatta
4 9 (60.00%) VyOS
4 9 (60.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 9 (60.00%) Extreme Networks
5 8 (53.33%) CA
5 8 (53.33%) Driving Licence
5 8 (53.33%) High Availability
5 8 (53.33%) CCSE
5 8 (53.33%) Finance
5 8 (53.33%) Advertising
5 8 (53.33%) CCSA
6 5 (33.33%) Active Directory
7 4 (26.67%) Dell
7 4 (26.67%) Citrix
8 2 (13.33%) HP
8 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
8 2 (13.33%) SQL

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (13.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 14 (93.33%) LAN
2 10 (66.67%) Firewall
3 9 (60.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 2 (13.33%) NetScaler
4 2 (13.33%) SAN
4 2 (13.33%) VPN
5 1 (6.67%) Ethernet
5 1 (6.67%) ExtremeXOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
1 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 8 (53.33%) Advertising
1 8 (53.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (60.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (6.67%) Administrator
3 1 (6.67%) Architect
3 1 (6.67%) Avaya Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Consultant
3 1 (6.67%) Data Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Support Consultant
3 1 (6.67%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (6.67%) Technical Architect
Miscellaneous
1 8 (53.33%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 10 (66.67%) Linux
2 9 (60.00%) VyOS
3 1 (6.67%) Windows
3 1 (6.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (53.33%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 2 (13.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (60.00%) CCNA
1 9 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (53.33%) CCSA
2 8 (53.33%) CCSE
System Software
1 11 (73.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 2 (13.33%) Hyper-V
3 2 (13.33%) XenApp
3 2 (13.33%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (13.33%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 14 (93.33%) Cisco
1 14 (93.33%) VMware
2 9 (60.00%) Brocade
2 9 (60.00%) CheckPoint
2 9 (60.00%) Extreme Networks
2 9 (60.00%) F5
2 9 (60.00%) Juniper
2 9 (60.00%) SolarWinds
2 9 (60.00%) Vyatta
3 8 (53.33%) CA
4 4 (26.67%) Citrix
4 4 (26.67%) Dell
5 2 (13.33%) HP
5 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
5 2 (13.33%) Veeam
6 1 (6.67%) Avaya
6 1 (6.67%) Riverbed