The table below looks at the statistics for WAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WAN over the 3 months to 29 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 60 72 67
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -5
Permanent jobs citing WAN 26 17 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 3.19% 2.17% 1.21%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 17.93% 19.32% 10.31%
Number of salaries quoted 26 15 10
Median salary £33,500 £41,500 £32,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-19.27% +28.68%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £50,000 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
WAN
England

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

Communications & Networking Category
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
145 88 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 17.77% 11.25% 11.76%
Number of salaries quoted 134 70 75
Median salary £33,500 £35,000 £25,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.28% +37.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £22,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £41,405 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

WAN
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

The demand trend of job ads across the North East region citing WAN as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 29 June 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WAN within the North East region over the 3 months to 29 June 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear +14 26 £33,500 +21.81% 6
WAN
England

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 North East region with a requirement for WAN.

1 35 (89.74%) LAN
2 20 (51.28%) Cisco Certification
3 19 (48.72%) Cisco
4 16 (41.03%) Firewall
5 15 (38.46%) CCNP
6 13 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
7 12 (30.77%) CCNA
8 11 (28.21%) VMware
9 10 (25.64%) Active Directory
10 9 (23.08%) Windows
11 8 (20.51%) VPN
12 7 (17.95%) Wireless
12 7 (17.95%) TCP/IP
12 7 (17.95%) VoIP
12 7 (17.95%) SolarWinds
12 7 (17.95%) vSphere
12 7 (17.95%) Windows Server
13 6 (15.38%) Customer Engagement
13 6 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
13 6 (15.38%) Network Security
13 6 (15.38%) Citrix
14 5 (12.82%) DHCP
14 5 (12.82%) DNS
14 5 (12.82%) ITIL
14 5 (12.82%) Windows Server 2012
15 4 (10.26%) Cisco Wireless
15 4 (10.26%) VLAN
15 4 (10.26%) Linux
15 4 (10.26%) Unix
15 4 (10.26%) CheckPoint

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in the North East 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 (5.13%) MS Exchange
1 2 (5.13%) SharePoint
1 2 (5.13%) Skype for Business
2 1 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2010
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.69%) Office 365
2 1 (2.56%) IaaS
2 1 (2.56%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 35 (89.74%) LAN
2 16 (41.03%) Firewall
3 13 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
4 8 (20.51%) VPN
5 7 (17.95%) TCP/IP
5 7 (17.95%) VoIP
5 7 (17.95%) Wireless
6 6 (15.38%) Network Security
7 5 (12.82%) DHCP
7 5 (12.82%) DNS
8 4 (10.26%) Cisco Wireless
8 4 (10.26%) VLAN
9 2 (5.13%) Cisco Nexus
9 2 (5.13%) Wi-Fi
10 1 (2.56%) BGP
10 1 (2.56%) DSL
10 1 (2.56%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.56%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 2 (5.13%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 21 (53.85%) Network Engineer
2 8 (20.51%) Senior Network Engineer
3 7 (17.95%) Network Support
3 7 (17.95%) Support Engineer
4 6 (15.38%) Network Support Engineer
5 3 (7.69%) Architect
5 3 (7.69%) Citrix Engineer
5 3 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (7.69%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (7.69%) Solutions Architect
5 3 (7.69%) Unix Engineer
5 3 (7.69%) WAN Engineer
6 2 (5.13%) Cisco Engineer
6 2 (5.13%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 2 (5.13%) Cisco Network Support Engineer
6 2 (5.13%) Cisco Support
6 2 (5.13%) Cisco Support Engineer
6 2 (5.13%) IT Engineer
6 2 (5.13%) Technical Engineer
7 1 (2.56%) Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.56%) OGRE
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.13%) Management Information System
1 2 (5.13%) NHS
1 2 (5.13%) PKI
1 2 (5.13%) Statistics
2 1 (2.56%) Clustering
2 1 (2.56%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 9 (23.08%) Windows
2 7 (17.95%) Windows Server
3 6 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (12.82%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (10.26%) Linux
5 4 (10.26%) Unix
6 2 (5.13%) AIX
6 2 (5.13%) Solaris
6 2 (5.13%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (2.56%) Windows 2000 Server
7 1 (2.56%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (15.38%) Customer Engagement
2 5 (12.82%) ITIL
3 3 (7.69%) Network Monitoring
3 3 (7.69%) Problem Management
4 2 (5.13%) Change Control
4 2 (5.13%) Configuration Management
4 2 (5.13%) Data Protection
4 2 (5.13%) Product Management
4 2 (5.13%) Server Building
4 2 (5.13%) Service Management
5 1 (2.56%) Incident Management
5 1 (2.56%) Matrix Management
5 1 (2.56%) Mentoring
5 1 (2.56%) Network Design
5 1 (2.56%) PRINCE2
5 1 (2.56%) Project Management
5 1 (2.56%) Service Delivery
5 1 (2.56%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 20 (51.28%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (38.46%) CCNP
3 12 (30.77%) CCNA
4 1 (2.56%) APMP
4 1 (2.56%) CCIE
4 1 (2.56%) Degree
4 1 (2.56%) MCSA
4 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.56%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (25.64%) Active Directory
2 7 (17.95%) vSphere
3 3 (7.69%) XenApp
4 2 (5.13%) Hyper-V
4 2 (5.13%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (2.56%) Backup Exec
1 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Clustering
1 1 (2.56%) NetBackup
1 1 (2.56%) SCCM
1 1 (2.56%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
1 1 (2.56%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
1 1 (2.56%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 19 (48.72%) Cisco
2 11 (28.21%) VMware
3 7 (17.95%) SolarWinds
4 6 (15.38%) Citrix
5 4 (10.26%) CheckPoint
6 3 (7.69%) Microsoft
7 2 (5.13%) EMC
8 1 (2.56%) Forcepoint
8 1 (2.56%) IBM
8 1 (2.56%) Symantec
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