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

3 months to
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 57 76 69
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -7
Permanent jobs citing WAN 12 8 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 1.70% 1.06% 1.79%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.48% 11.27% 12.50%
Number of salaries quoted 10 8 12
Median salary £33,250 £30,500 £26,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.01% +17.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £21,300
10% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £47,750 £27,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £41,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +10.66%
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
89 71 112
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 12.59% 9.37% 14.29%
Number of salaries quoted 76 56 85
Median salary £31,500 £30,500 £37,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.27% -19.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £21,300 £23,310
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £60,000 £47,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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
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 2 December 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 +3 8 £34,750 +13.93% 2
Durham +18 4 £27,250 -45.50%
WAN
England

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 2 December 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 33 (94.29%) LAN
2 14 (40.00%) Firewall
3 12 (34.29%) VMware
3 12 (34.29%) Cisco Certification
4 11 (31.43%) VPN
5 10 (28.57%) Cisco
5 10 (28.57%) Microsoft
6 8 (22.86%) VoIP
6 8 (22.86%) MS Exchange
6 8 (22.86%) Customer Engagement
7 7 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 7 (20.00%) TCP/IP
7 7 (20.00%) CCNA
7 7 (20.00%) Active Directory
8 6 (17.14%) CCNP
8 6 (17.14%) Unix
8 6 (17.14%) Cisco ASA
8 6 (17.14%) Hyper-V
9 5 (14.29%) SolarWinds
9 5 (14.29%) vSphere
9 5 (14.29%) Windows
9 5 (14.29%) SQL Server
9 5 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
9 5 (14.29%) Citrix
10 4 (11.43%) SLA
10 4 (11.43%) Solaris
10 4 (11.43%) Linux
10 4 (11.43%) PBX
10 4 (11.43%) Clustering
10 4 (11.43%) Service Management

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 8 (22.86%) MS Exchange
2 4 (11.43%) Skype for Business
3 2 (5.71%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (2.86%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (8.57%) MS Excel
1 3 (8.57%) MS Office
2 1 (2.86%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 4 (11.43%) Yammer
2 2 (5.71%) Office 365
3 1 (2.86%) IaaS
3 1 (2.86%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 33 (94.29%) LAN
2 14 (40.00%) Firewall
3 11 (31.43%) VPN
4 8 (22.86%) VoIP
5 7 (20.00%) TCP/IP
6 6 (17.14%) Cisco ASA
7 4 (11.43%) PBX
7 4 (11.43%) Skype
8 2 (5.71%) Network Security
8 2 (5.71%) SAN
8 2 (5.71%) Wireless
9 1 (2.86%) ADSL
9 1 (2.86%) Cisco Wireless
9 1 (2.86%) DHCP
9 1 (2.86%) DNS
9 1 (2.86%) MPLS
9 1 (2.86%) Unified Communications
9 1 (2.86%) VLAN
9 1 (2.86%) Wi-Fi
9 1 (2.86%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (14.29%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (11.43%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (22.86%) Network Engineer
2 5 (14.29%) Senior Network Engineer
2 5 (14.29%) Unix Engineer
3 3 (8.57%) Architect
3 3 (8.57%) Consultant
3 3 (8.57%) Solutions Architect
3 3 (8.57%) Technical Consultant
4 2 (5.71%) Analyst
4 2 (5.71%) Help Desk Team Lead
4 2 (5.71%) Support Engineer
4 2 (5.71%) Team Leader
4 2 (5.71%) Technical Support
5 1 (2.86%) Desktop Engineer
5 1 (2.86%) Infrastructure Consultant
5 1 (2.86%) Network Support
5 1 (2.86%) Security Analyst
5 1 (2.86%) Service Manager
5 1 (2.86%) Technical Engineer
5 1 (2.86%) Technical Support Consultant
5 1 (2.86%) Windows Technical Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.43%) Clustering
2 2 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.71%) Driving Licence
3 1 (2.86%) Cyberthreat
3 1 (2.86%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 6 (17.14%) Unix
2 5 (14.29%) Windows
3 4 (11.43%) Linux
3 4 (11.43%) Solaris
3 4 (11.43%) Windows Server
4 3 (8.57%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (2.86%) AIX
5 1 (2.86%) Kali Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (22.86%) Customer Engagement
2 4 (11.43%) Asset Management
2 4 (11.43%) Service Management
3 3 (8.57%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (8.57%) ITIL
4 2 (5.71%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (5.71%) Mentoring
4 2 (5.71%) Network Management
4 2 (5.71%) Service Delivery
5 1 (2.86%) Data Protection
5 1 (2.86%) ERP
5 1 (2.86%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (2.86%) Penetration Testing
5 1 (2.86%) Problem Management
5 1 (2.86%) Project Management
5 1 (2.86%) Risk Management
5 1 (2.86%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (2.86%) Server Building
5 1 (2.86%) Validation
5 1 (2.86%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.86%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (34.29%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (20.00%) CCNA
3 6 (17.14%) CCNP
4 5 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (8.57%) MCSA
6 2 (5.71%) Degree
6 2 (5.71%) MCSE
6 2 (5.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (2.86%) A+ Certification
7 1 (2.86%) HNC
7 1 (2.86%) HND
7 1 (2.86%) MCT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.43%) SLA
2 1 (2.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (20.00%) Active Directory
1 7 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (17.14%) Hyper-V
3 5 (14.29%) vSphere
4 1 (2.86%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 4 (11.43%) Microsoft Clustering
2 2 (5.71%) Backup Exec
3 1 (2.86%) Nessus
3 1 (2.86%) Nmap
3 1 (2.86%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 12 (34.29%) VMware
2 10 (28.57%) Cisco
2 10 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 5 (14.29%) Citrix
3 5 (14.29%) SolarWinds
4 4 (11.43%) Mitel
5 3 (8.57%) HP
5 3 (8.57%) Sophos
6 2 (5.71%) Symantec
7 1 (2.86%) Alcatel-Lucent
7 1 (2.86%) CheckPoint
7 1 (2.86%) Draytek
7 1 (2.86%) IBM
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