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

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 19 16 21
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +5
Permanent jobs citing WAN 3 6 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rochdale 4.76% 11.32% 3.77%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.26% 16.67% 4.44%
Number of salaries quoted 3 6 2
Median salary £35,000 £45,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-22.22% -6.25%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
WAN
Manchester

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
57 36 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rochdale 90.48% 67.92% 84.91%
Number of salaries quoted 57 36 44
Median salary £50,000 £58,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.79% +28.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £48,000 £100,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

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 29 July 2016.

WAN Salary Histogram in Rochdale

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Rochdale

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 Rochdale region with a requirement for WAN.

1 7 (100.00%) Internet
2 4 (57.14%) PMP
2 4 (57.14%) PMI Certification
2 4 (57.14%) PRINCE2
2 4 (57.14%) Migration
2 4 (57.14%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 4 (57.14%) Line Management
2 4 (57.14%) Driving Licence
3 3 (42.86%) Foundry
3 3 (42.86%) Network Management
3 3 (42.86%) OpenNMS
3 3 (42.86%) Huawei
3 3 (42.86%) Brocade
3 3 (42.86%) ZyXEL
3 3 (42.86%) Firewall
3 3 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (42.86%) Telecoms
3 3 (42.86%) CCNP
3 3 (42.86%) DNS
3 3 (42.86%) Cisco
3 3 (42.86%) Juniper
3 3 (42.86%) Ericsson
3 3 (42.86%) Nagios
4 2 (28.57%) MPLS
4 2 (28.57%) OSPF
4 2 (28.57%) BGP
4 2 (28.57%) Network Design
4 2 (28.57%) JNCIP
5 1 (14.29%) RANCID
5 1 (14.29%) Puppet

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:

Communications & Networking
1 7 (100.00%) Internet
2 3 (42.86%) DNS
2 3 (42.86%) Firewall
3 2 (28.57%) BGP
3 2 (28.57%) MPLS
3 2 (28.57%) OSPF
4 1 (14.29%) Asterisk PBX
4 1 (14.29%) Broadband
4 1 (14.29%) Ethernet
4 1 (14.29%) IPv6
4 1 (14.29%) TACACS
4 1 (14.29%) VoIP
4 1 (14.29%) Wi-Fi
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
General
1 3 (42.86%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Project Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Juniper Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Network Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Senior Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Senior Project Manager
2 2 (28.57%) WAN Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) WAN Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Designer
3 1 (14.29%) Lead Designer
3 1 (14.29%) Network Designer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Driving Licence
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Line Management
1 4 (57.14%) Migration
1 4 (57.14%) PRINCE2
2 3 (42.86%) Network Management
3 2 (28.57%) Network Design
4 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
4 1 (14.29%) Network Planning
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) Perl
1 1 (14.29%) PHP
1 1 (14.29%) Python
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) PMI Certification
1 4 (57.14%) PMP
1 4 (57.14%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 3 (42.86%) CCNP
2 3 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (28.57%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (42.86%) Nagios
1 3 (42.86%) OpenNMS
2 1 (14.29%) Puppet
2 1 (14.29%) RANCID
2 1 (14.29%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Brocade
1 3 (42.86%) Cisco
1 3 (42.86%) Ericsson
1 3 (42.86%) Foundry
1 3 (42.86%) Huawei
1 3 (42.86%) Juniper
1 3 (42.86%) ZyXEL
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum + on call allowance + benefits
Posted: 15 days ago