The first table below looks at the demand for WAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WAN over the 3 months to 18 April 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 North East region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 67 42 45
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +3
Permanent jobs citing WAN 9 26 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 1.24% 3.51% 3.23%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.09% 15.66% 24.11%
Number of salaries quoted 9 20 22
Average salary £32,250 £32,500 £27,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.76% +19.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £18,180 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,750 £56,900
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
Communications & Networking Category
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
127 166 112
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 17.45% 22.40% 13.40%
Number of salaries quoted 88 143 94
Average salary £28,636 £40,000 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.41% +37.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,500 £23,875
10% offered a salary of more than £36,300 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
WAN
England

WAN
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WAN across the North East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

WAN Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

WAN
Salary Trend in the North East

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

WAN Salary Trend in the North East

WAN
Salary Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WAN across the North East region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

WAN Salary Histogram in the North East

WAN
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WAN within the North East region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear -15 8 £32,250 -0.76% 3
WAN
England

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the North East 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 14 (100.00%) LAN
2 10 (71.43%) Active Directory
3 9 (64.29%) MS Excel
3 9 (64.29%) Windows
4 6 (42.86%) Solaris
4 6 (42.86%) SAP
4 6 (42.86%) UNIX
4 6 (42.86%) McAfee
4 6 (42.86%) Handset
4 6 (42.86%) Amdocs
4 6 (42.86%) LANDesk
4 6 (42.86%) SC Cleared
4 6 (42.86%) Security Cleared
4 6 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (42.86%) Change Control
5 4 (28.57%) Project Management
5 4 (28.57%) DNS
5 4 (28.57%) DHCP
5 4 (28.57%) ITIL
6 3 (21.43%) MS Office
6 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
7 2 (14.29%) Supplier Management
7 2 (14.29%) VLAN
7 2 (14.29%) Service Delivery
7 2 (14.29%) SLA
7 2 (14.29%) MS Exchange
7 2 (14.29%) VoIP
7 2 (14.29%) PRINCE2
8 1 (7.14%) Web Services
8 1 (7.14%) IBM Notes

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the North East 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 2 (14.29%) MS Exchange
2 1 (7.14%) IBM Notes
2 1 (7.14%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 9 (64.29%) MS Excel
2 3 (21.43%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 14 (100.00%) LAN
2 4 (28.57%) DNS
2 4 (28.57%) DHCP
3 2 (14.29%) VLAN
3 2 (14.29%) VoIP
4 1 (7.14%) TCP/IP
4 1 (7.14%) Cisco IOS
General
1 1 (7.14%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Systems Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) Project Manager
3 3 (21.43%) Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Lead Systems Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) Service Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Desktop Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Service Desk Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) 1st Line Support
5 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Team Leader
5 1 (7.14%) IT Project Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Services Delivery Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (42.86%) Handset
2 1 (7.14%) Blackberry
2 1 (7.14%) Clustering
2 1 (7.14%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 9 (64.29%) Windows
2 6 (42.86%) Solaris
2 6 (42.86%) UNIX
2 6 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) Change Control
2 4 (28.57%) Project Management
2 4 (28.57%) ITIL
3 2 (14.29%) Supplier Management
3 2 (14.29%) Service Delivery
3 2 (14.29%) PRINCE2
4 1 (7.14%) Problem Management
4 1 (7.14%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 6 (42.86%) SC Cleared
1 6 (42.86%) Security Cleared
2 1 (7.14%) MCSE
2 1 (7.14%) CCNA
2 1 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (7.14%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (7.14%) Degree
2 1 (7.14%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (71.43%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (42.86%) SAP
1 6 (42.86%) McAfee
1 6 (42.86%) Amdocs
1 6 (42.86%) LANDesk
2 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
3 1 (7.14%) Cisco
3 1 (7.14%) Citrix
3 1 (7.14%) Lotus
3 1 (7.14%) MobileIron
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £22,000 to £26,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £24000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £30000 - £34500 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago