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

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 14 18 20
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +2
Permanent jobs citing WAN 15 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rochdale 18.99% 4.62% 4.26%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 22.06% 6.25% 5.71%
Number of salaries quoted 15 3 2
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% -6.25%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
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
68 48 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rochdale 86.08% 73.85% 74.47%
Number of salaries quoted 68 40 34
Median salary £50,000 £31,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+61.29% -35.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £20,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 26 September 2016.

WAN Salary Histogram in Rochdale

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Rochdale

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 16 (100.00%) Internet
2 15 (93.75%) Firewall
3 12 (75.00%) Telecoms
3 12 (75.00%) Nagios
3 12 (75.00%) Juniper
3 12 (75.00%) Ericsson
3 12 (75.00%) DNS
3 12 (75.00%) Cisco
3 12 (75.00%) CCNP
3 12 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
3 12 (75.00%) Huawei
3 12 (75.00%) Brocade
3 12 (75.00%) ZyXEL
3 12 (75.00%) OpenNMS
3 12 (75.00%) Network Management
3 12 (75.00%) Foundry
4 9 (56.25%) Puppet
4 9 (56.25%) Active Directory
4 9 (56.25%) Perl
4 9 (56.25%) Python
4 9 (56.25%) Configuration Management
5 6 (37.50%) TACACS
5 6 (37.50%) MPLS
5 6 (37.50%) OSPF
5 6 (37.50%) BGP
5 6 (37.50%) Wi-Fi
5 6 (37.50%) Broadband
5 6 (37.50%) VoIP
5 6 (37.50%) Ethernet
5 6 (37.50%) PHP

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 3 (18.75%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (18.75%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (18.75%) Amazon S3
1 3 (18.75%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 16 (100.00%) Internet
2 15 (93.75%) Firewall
3 12 (75.00%) DNS
4 6 (37.50%) Asterisk PBX
4 6 (37.50%) BGP
4 6 (37.50%) Broadband
4 6 (37.50%) Ethernet
4 6 (37.50%) IPv6
4 6 (37.50%) MPLS
4 6 (37.50%) OSPF
4 6 (37.50%) TACACS
4 6 (37.50%) VoIP
4 6 (37.50%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (18.75%) MySQL
1 3 (18.75%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (37.50%) Git (software)
General
1 12 (75.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) Designer
1 6 (37.50%) Juniper Engineer
1 6 (37.50%) Lead Designer
1 6 (37.50%) Network Designer
1 6 (37.50%) Network Engineer
1 6 (37.50%) WAN Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) Linux Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) Linux Support
2 3 (18.75%) Linux Support Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) Senior Linux Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) Senior Linux Support
2 3 (18.75%) Senior Support Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) Senior Windows Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) Support Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) Windows Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) Windows Support Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Project Manager
3 1 (6.25%) Senior Manager
3 1 (6.25%) Senior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (18.75%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 3 (18.75%) Linux
1 3 (18.75%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (75.00%) Network Management
2 9 (56.25%) Configuration Management
3 6 (37.50%) Network Design
3 6 (37.50%) Network Planning
4 3 (18.75%) Capacity Management
4 3 (18.75%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (18.75%) Load Testing
4 3 (18.75%) Mentoring
4 3 (18.75%) Performance Analysis
4 3 (18.75%) Performance Management
5 1 (6.25%) Line Management
5 1 (6.25%) Migration
5 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 9 (56.25%) Perl
1 9 (56.25%) Python
2 6 (37.50%) PHP
2 6 (37.50%) SQL
3 3 (18.75%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 12 (75.00%) CCNP
1 12 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (37.50%) JNCIP
3 1 (6.25%) PMI Certification
3 1 (6.25%) PMP
3 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (37.50%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 9 (56.25%) Active Directory
2 3 (18.75%) Hyper-V
2 3 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 12 (75.00%) Nagios
1 12 (75.00%) OpenNMS
2 9 (56.25%) Puppet
3 6 (37.50%) RANCID
3 6 (37.50%) SCCM
4 3 (18.75%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 12 (75.00%) Brocade
1 12 (75.00%) Cisco
1 12 (75.00%) Ericsson
1 12 (75.00%) Foundry
1 12 (75.00%) Huawei
1 12 (75.00%) Juniper
1 12 (75.00%) ZyXEL
2 3 (18.75%) VMware
2 3 (18.75%) Zerto
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum + on call allowance + benefits
Posted: 27 days ago