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 22 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Manchester / Rochdale
Rank 13 11 16
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +5
Permanent jobs citing WAN 12 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rochdale 20.34% 11.90% 2.70%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 20.34% 14.29% 3.33%
Number of salaries quoted 12 5 1
Median salary £45,500 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.00% +17.64%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%

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
59 35 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rochdale 100.00% 83.33% 81.08%
Number of salaries quoted 49 35 30
Median salary £40,000 £33,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+21.21% -21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £20,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £70,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +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 22 February 2017.

WAN Salary Histogram in Rochdale

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Rochdale

For the 6 months to 22 February 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 28 (96.55%) Internet
2 27 (93.10%) Firewall
3 24 (82.76%) Active Directory
4 22 (75.86%) Perl
4 22 (75.86%) Python
5 14 (48.28%) Windows
5 14 (48.28%) Cisco Certification
6 13 (44.83%) Nagios
6 13 (44.83%) Configuration Management
6 13 (44.83%) Linux
6 13 (44.83%) Web Services
6 13 (44.83%) DNS
6 13 (44.83%) CCNP
6 13 (44.83%) VMware
6 13 (44.83%) Load Testing
6 13 (44.83%) VMware Infrastructure
6 13 (44.83%) PowerShell
6 13 (44.83%) Hyper-V
6 13 (44.83%) OpenNMS
6 13 (44.83%) Amazon EC2
6 13 (44.83%) Amazon S3
6 13 (44.83%) Puppet
6 13 (44.83%) Network Management
6 13 (44.83%) Capacity Management
6 13 (44.83%) Amazon AWS
6 13 (44.83%) Mentoring
6 13 (44.83%) AWS CloudFormation
6 13 (44.83%) Performance Analysis
6 13 (44.83%) Customer Requirements
7 11 (37.93%) PCI DSS

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 (44.83%) Amazon AWS
1 13 (44.83%) Amazon EC2
1 13 (44.83%) Amazon S3
1 13 (44.83%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.45%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 28 (96.55%) Internet
2 27 (93.10%) Firewall
3 13 (44.83%) DNS
4 11 (37.93%) Asterisk PBX
4 11 (37.93%) Broadband
4 11 (37.93%) Ethernet
4 11 (37.93%) IPv6
4 11 (37.93%) TACACS
4 11 (37.93%) VoIP
4 11 (37.93%) Wi-Fi
5 4 (13.79%) MPLS
6 2 (6.90%) BGP
6 2 (6.90%) OSPF
7 1 (3.45%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (13.79%) MySQL
1 4 (13.79%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (31.03%) Git (software)
General
1 6 (20.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (44.83%) Linux Engineer
1 13 (44.83%) Linux Support
1 13 (44.83%) Linux Support Engineer
1 13 (44.83%) Senior Linux Engineer
1 13 (44.83%) Senior Linux Support
1 13 (44.83%) Senior Support Engineer
1 13 (44.83%) Senior Windows Engineer
1 13 (44.83%) Support Engineer
1 13 (44.83%) Windows Engineer
1 13 (44.83%) Windows Support Engineer
2 11 (37.93%) Designer
2 11 (37.93%) Network Designer
3 2 (6.90%) Infrastructure Manager
3 2 (6.90%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 2 (6.90%) Juniper Engineer
3 2 (6.90%) Lead Designer
3 2 (6.90%) Network Engineer
3 2 (6.90%) Project Manager
3 2 (6.90%) WAN Engineer
4 1 (3.45%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (44.83%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.90%) Driving Licence
2 1 (3.45%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 14 (48.28%) Windows
2 13 (44.83%) Linux
3 1 (3.45%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (44.83%) Capacity Management
1 13 (44.83%) Configuration Management
1 13 (44.83%) Customer Requirements
1 13 (44.83%) Load Testing
1 13 (44.83%) Mentoring
1 13 (44.83%) Network Management
1 13 (44.83%) Performance Analysis
2 11 (37.93%) Network Design
2 11 (37.93%) Network Planning
3 4 (13.79%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (13.79%) Performance Management
4 2 (6.90%) PRINCE2
4 2 (6.90%) Project Management
5 1 (3.45%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (75.86%) Perl
1 22 (75.86%) Python
2 13 (44.83%) PowerShell
3 9 (31.03%) PHP
3 9 (31.03%) SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (48.28%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (44.83%) CCNP
3 2 (6.90%) JNCIP
3 2 (6.90%) PMI Certification
3 2 (6.90%) PMP
3 2 (6.90%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (3.45%) CCA
4 1 (3.45%) CCNA
4 1 (3.45%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (3.45%) MCSE
4 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (37.93%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 24 (82.76%) Active Directory
2 13 (44.83%) Hyper-V
2 13 (44.83%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 13 (44.83%) Nagios
1 13 (44.83%) OpenNMS
1 13 (44.83%) Puppet
2 9 (31.03%) RANCID
2 9 (31.03%) SCCM
3 4 (13.79%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 13 (44.83%) VMware
2 11 (37.93%) Brocade
2 11 (37.93%) Cisco
2 11 (37.93%) Ericsson
2 11 (37.93%) Foundry
2 11 (37.93%) Huawei
2 11 (37.93%) Juniper
2 11 (37.93%) ZyXEL
3 4 (13.79%) Zerto
4 1 (3.45%) Apple
4 1 (3.45%) Microsoft
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum depending on experience + benefits
Posted: 27 days ago