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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WAN over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 68 49 61
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +12
Permanent jobs citing WAN 6 23 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 0.72% 3.48% 1.49%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.32% 16.31% 7.41%
Number of salaries quoted 6 23 9
Average salary £40,000 £30,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £27,800 £28,950
10% offered a salary of more than £41,250 £47,000 £44,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
82 141 162
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 9.87% 21.33% 20.07%
Number of salaries quoted 61 126 142
Average salary £27,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 20 August 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 20 August 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear -8 6 £40,000 +14.28% 2
WAN
England

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 13 (92.86%) Active Directory
3 12 (85.71%) Windows
4 8 (57.14%) MS Excel
5 7 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (42.86%) SC Cleared
6 6 (42.86%) Security Cleared
6 6 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
6 6 (42.86%) LANDesk
6 6 (42.86%) Change Control
6 6 (42.86%) Solaris
6 6 (42.86%) UNIX
6 6 (42.86%) SAP
6 6 (42.86%) ITIL
6 6 (42.86%) McAfee
6 6 (42.86%) Project Management
6 6 (42.86%) Handset
6 6 (42.86%) VMware
6 6 (42.86%) Amdocs
7 5 (35.71%) Citrix
7 5 (35.71%) Cisco
8 4 (28.57%) DNS
8 4 (28.57%) DHCP
9 2 (14.29%) TCP/IP
10 1 (7.14%) Windows XP
10 1 (7.14%) MS Exchange
10 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
10 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2
10 1 (7.14%) Web Services

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 1 (7.14%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 8 (57.14%) MS Excel
2 1 (7.14%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 14 (100.00%) LAN
2 4 (28.57%) DHCP
2 4 (28.57%) DNS
3 2 (14.29%) TCP/IP
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Systems Engineer
2 5 (35.71%) Infrastructure Manager
2 5 (35.71%) ICT Manager
3 3 (21.43%) Lead Systems Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) Desktop Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Team Leader
4 1 (7.14%) Systems Support Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Systems Support
4 1 (7.14%) Support Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Administrator
4 1 (7.14%) Technical Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Project Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Systems Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (42.86%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 12 (85.71%) Windows
2 7 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (42.86%) UNIX
3 6 (42.86%) Solaris
4 1 (7.14%) Windows 2000
4 1 (7.14%) Windows XP
4 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (7.14%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) Project Management
1 6 (42.86%) ITIL
1 6 (42.86%) Change Control
2 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2
2 1 (7.14%) Service Delivery
2 1 (7.14%) Supplier Management
2 1 (7.14%) Problem Management
Qualifications
1 6 (42.86%) SC Cleared
1 6 (42.86%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 13 (92.86%) Active Directory
2 6 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 6 (42.86%) McAfee
1 6 (42.86%) VMware
1 6 (42.86%) Amdocs
1 6 (42.86%) LANDesk
1 6 (42.86%) SAP
2 5 (35.71%) Cisco
2 5 (35.71%) Citrix
3 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
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