The table below looks at the statistics for WAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Tyne and Wear region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WAN over the 3 months to 24 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 53 58 62
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +4
Permanent jobs citing WAN 20 12 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 3.84% 2.21% 1.17%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 24.69% 21.05% 7.95%
Number of salaries quoted 20 12 7
Median salary £33,500 £27,500 £32,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+21.81% -14.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £49,000 £36,350
UK excluding London median salary £40,500 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-4.70% +13.33%
WAN
North East

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

Communications & Networking Category
Tyne and Wear
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
81 57 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 15.55% 10.48% 14.74%
Number of salaries quoted 71 54 74
Median salary £33,500 £35,000 £24,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.28% +42.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £22,500 £21,900
10% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £39,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

WAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

WAN Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

WAN
Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

WAN Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

WAN
Salary Histogram in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WAN across the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 24 May 2016.

WAN Salary Histogram in Tyne and Wear

WAN
Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WAN within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 24 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Newcastle upon Tyne +13 19 £33,500 +5.51% 2
Gateshead - 1 £26,000 -
WAN
North East

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for WAN.

1 19 (82.61%) LAN
2 16 (69.57%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (69.57%) Cisco
3 12 (52.17%) CCNP
3 12 (52.17%) Firewall
4 11 (47.83%) Cisco ASA
5 9 (39.13%) CCNA
6 8 (34.78%) VMware
7 6 (26.09%) SolarWinds
7 6 (26.09%) vSphere
7 6 (26.09%) Active Directory
7 6 (26.09%) VoIP
7 6 (26.09%) Wireless
8 5 (21.74%) Windows
8 5 (21.74%) Network Security
9 4 (17.39%) ITIL
9 4 (17.39%) TCP/IP
9 4 (17.39%) VPN
9 4 (17.39%) Citrix
9 4 (17.39%) Windows Server 2012
10 3 (13.04%) Network Monitoring
10 3 (13.04%) Office 365
10 3 (13.04%) Cisco Wireless
10 3 (13.04%) Windows Server
10 3 (13.04%) CheckPoint
10 3 (13.04%) DNS
10 3 (13.04%) DHCP
10 3 (13.04%) VLAN
10 3 (13.04%) Problem Management
10 3 (13.04%) Windows Server 2008

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear 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 (13.04%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 19 (82.61%) LAN
2 12 (52.17%) Firewall
3 11 (47.83%) Cisco ASA
4 6 (26.09%) VoIP
4 6 (26.09%) Wireless
5 5 (21.74%) Network Security
6 4 (17.39%) TCP/IP
6 4 (17.39%) VPN
7 3 (13.04%) Cisco Wireless
7 3 (13.04%) DHCP
7 3 (13.04%) DNS
7 3 (13.04%) VLAN
8 2 (8.70%) Wi-Fi
9 1 (4.35%) BGP
9 1 (4.35%) Cisco Nexus
9 1 (4.35%) DSL
General
1 2 (8.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (78.26%) Network Engineer
2 7 (30.43%) Senior Network Engineer
3 6 (26.09%) Network Support
4 5 (21.74%) Network Support Engineer
4 5 (21.74%) Support Engineer
5 3 (13.04%) Citrix Engineer
5 3 (13.04%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (13.04%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (13.04%) WAN Engineer
6 2 (8.70%) Cisco Engineer
6 2 (8.70%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 2 (8.70%) Cisco Network Support Engineer
6 2 (8.70%) Cisco Support
6 2 (8.70%) Cisco Support Engineer
7 1 (4.35%) Infrastructure Manager
7 1 (4.35%) Infrastructure Project Manager
7 1 (4.35%) Project Manager
7 1 (4.35%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (4.35%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.35%) OGRE
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.70%) Management Information System
1 2 (8.70%) NHS
1 2 (8.70%) PKI
1 2 (8.70%) Statistics
2 1 (4.35%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 5 (21.74%) Windows
2 4 (17.39%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (13.04%) Windows Server
3 3 (13.04%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (4.35%) AIX
4 1 (4.35%) Linux
4 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (17.39%) ITIL
2 3 (13.04%) Network Monitoring
2 3 (13.04%) Problem Management
3 2 (8.70%) Change Control
3 2 (8.70%) Configuration Management
3 2 (8.70%) Data Protection
3 2 (8.70%) Product Management
4 1 (4.35%) Incident Management
4 1 (4.35%) Matrix Management
4 1 (4.35%) Mentoring
4 1 (4.35%) PRINCE2
4 1 (4.35%) Project Management
4 1 (4.35%) Server Building
4 1 (4.35%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 16 (69.57%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (52.17%) CCNP
3 9 (39.13%) CCNA
4 1 (4.35%) APMP
4 1 (4.35%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (26.09%) Active Directory
1 6 (26.09%) vSphere
2 3 (13.04%) XenApp
3 1 (4.35%) Hyper-V
3 1 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 16 (69.57%) Cisco
2 8 (34.78%) VMware
3 6 (26.09%) SolarWinds
4 4 (17.39%) Citrix
5 3 (13.04%) CheckPoint
6 2 (8.70%) EMC
7 1 (4.35%) Forcepoint
7 1 (4.35%) Microsoft
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