The table below looks at the statistics for WAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Rochdale region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WAN over the 3 months to 24 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Manchester / Rochdale
Rank 14 12 13
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +1
Permanent jobs citing WAN 14 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rochdale 19.18% 10.00% 3.03%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 19.44% 12.82% 3.85%
Number of salaries quoted 14 5 1
Median salary £40,000 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +17.64%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%

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

Communications & Networking Category
Rochdale
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
72 39 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rochdale 98.63% 78.00% 78.79%
Number of salaries quoted 62 37 26
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £20,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

WAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Rochdale

The demand trend of job ads across the Rochdale region citing WAN as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

WAN Jobs Demand Trend in Rochdale

WAN
Salary Trend in Rochdale

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

WAN Salary Trend in Rochdale

WAN
Salary Histogram in Rochdale

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WAN across the Rochdale region over the 3 months to 24 January 2017.

WAN Salary Histogram in Rochdale

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Rochdale

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, 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 Rochdale region with a requirement for WAN.

1 32 (96.97%) Internet
1 32 (96.97%) Firewall
2 26 (78.79%) Active Directory
2 26 (78.79%) Perl
2 26 (78.79%) Python
3 19 (57.58%) Cisco Certification
4 18 (54.55%) Juniper
4 18 (54.55%) Ericsson
4 18 (54.55%) Nagios
4 18 (54.55%) DNS
4 18 (54.55%) Cisco
4 18 (54.55%) CCNP
4 18 (54.55%) Huawei
4 18 (54.55%) Brocade
4 18 (54.55%) ZyXEL
4 18 (54.55%) OpenNMS
4 18 (54.55%) Foundry
4 18 (54.55%) Network Management
5 17 (51.52%) Puppet
5 17 (51.52%) Configuration Management
6 14 (42.42%) Windows
7 13 (39.39%) Linux
7 13 (39.39%) Web Services
7 13 (39.39%) PHP
7 13 (39.39%) SQL
7 13 (39.39%) Broadband
7 13 (39.39%) VoIP
7 13 (39.39%) Ethernet
7 13 (39.39%) TACACS
7 13 (39.39%) Amazon EC2

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Rochdale 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:

Cloud Services
1 13 (39.39%) Amazon AWS
1 13 (39.39%) Amazon EC2
1 13 (39.39%) Amazon S3
1 13 (39.39%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.03%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 32 (96.97%) Firewall
1 32 (96.97%) Internet
2 18 (54.55%) DNS
3 13 (39.39%) Asterisk PBX
3 13 (39.39%) Broadband
3 13 (39.39%) Ethernet
3 13 (39.39%) IPv6
3 13 (39.39%) TACACS
3 13 (39.39%) VoIP
3 13 (39.39%) Wi-Fi
4 5 (15.15%) BGP
4 5 (15.15%) MPLS
4 5 (15.15%) OSPF
5 1 (3.03%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.12%) MySQL
1 4 (12.12%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 13 (39.39%) Git (software)
General
1 12 (36.36%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (39.39%) Designer
1 13 (39.39%) Linux Engineer
1 13 (39.39%) Linux Support
1 13 (39.39%) Linux Support Engineer
1 13 (39.39%) Network Designer
1 13 (39.39%) Senior Linux Engineer
1 13 (39.39%) Senior Linux Support
1 13 (39.39%) Senior Support Engineer
1 13 (39.39%) Senior Windows Engineer
1 13 (39.39%) Support Engineer
1 13 (39.39%) Windows Engineer
1 13 (39.39%) Windows Support Engineer
2 6 (18.18%) Lead Designer
3 5 (15.15%) Juniper Engineer
3 5 (15.15%) Network Engineer
3 5 (15.15%) WAN Engineer
4 1 (3.03%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 1 (3.03%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (3.03%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (3.03%) Infrastructure Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (39.39%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.03%) Driving Licence
1 1 (3.03%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 14 (42.42%) Windows
2 13 (39.39%) Linux
3 1 (3.03%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (54.55%) Network Management
2 17 (51.52%) Configuration Management
3 13 (39.39%) Capacity Management
3 13 (39.39%) Load Testing
3 13 (39.39%) Mentoring
3 13 (39.39%) Network Planning
3 13 (39.39%) Performance Analysis
4 12 (36.36%) Network Design
5 4 (12.12%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (12.12%) Performance Management
6 1 (3.03%) PRINCE2
6 1 (3.03%) Problem Management
6 1 (3.03%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 26 (78.79%) Perl
1 26 (78.79%) Python
2 13 (39.39%) PHP
2 13 (39.39%) PowerShell
2 13 (39.39%) SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (57.58%) Cisco Certification
2 18 (54.55%) CCNP
3 5 (15.15%) JNCIP
4 1 (3.03%) CCA
4 1 (3.03%) CCNA
4 1 (3.03%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (3.03%) MCSE
4 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (3.03%) PMI Certification
4 1 (3.03%) PMP
4 1 (3.03%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (39.39%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 26 (78.79%) Active Directory
2 13 (39.39%) Hyper-V
2 13 (39.39%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 18 (54.55%) Nagios
1 18 (54.55%) OpenNMS
2 17 (51.52%) Puppet
3 13 (39.39%) RANCID
3 13 (39.39%) SCCM
4 4 (12.12%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 18 (54.55%) Brocade
1 18 (54.55%) Cisco
1 18 (54.55%) Ericsson
1 18 (54.55%) Foundry
1 18 (54.55%) Huawei
1 18 (54.55%) Juniper
1 18 (54.55%) ZyXEL
2 13 (39.39%) VMware
3 4 (12.12%) Zerto
4 1 (3.03%) Apple
4 1 (3.03%) Microsoft
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum depending on experience + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum depending on experience + benefits
Posted: 21 days ago