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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WAN over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 60 48 54
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +6
Permanent jobs citing WAN 7 11 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 1.06% 2.18% 1.61%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.00% 11.34% 7.26%
Number of salaries quoted 7 11 7
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,600 £25,000 £27,900
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £41,500 £45,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
70 97 124
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 10.59% 19.21% 22.14%
Number of salaries quoted 51 89 107
Average salary £26,750 £41,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-34.75% +26.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

WAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WAN across the Tyne and Wear region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 22 August 2014.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WAN within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sunderland - 6 £40,000 - 1
Gateshead -10 1 £24,000 -4.00%
WAN
North East

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Tyne and Wear region citing WAN also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited WAN.

1 14 (100.00%) LAN
2 13 (92.86%) Active Directory
2 13 (92.86%) Windows
3 7 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 7 (50.00%) Project Management
3 7 (50.00%) VMware
3 7 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (42.86%) SC Cleared
4 6 (42.86%) Security Cleared
4 6 (42.86%) Change Control
4 6 (42.86%) Handset
4 6 (42.86%) Amdocs
4 6 (42.86%) LANDesk
4 6 (42.86%) Solaris
4 6 (42.86%) SAP
4 6 (42.86%) ITIL
4 6 (42.86%) UNIX
4 6 (42.86%) Citrix
4 6 (42.86%) McAfee
4 6 (42.86%) Cisco
5 4 (28.57%) DHCP
5 4 (28.57%) DNS
6 1 (7.14%) Supplier Management
6 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (7.14%) TCP/IP
6 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
6 1 (7.14%) MS Office
6 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2
6 1 (7.14%) Windows 2000

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Tyne and Wear region citing WAN also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited WAN. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 7 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (7.14%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 14 (100.00%) LAN
2 4 (28.57%) DHCP
2 4 (28.57%) DNS
3 1 (7.14%) TCP/IP
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) ICT Manager
1 6 (42.86%) Infrastructure Manager
1 6 (42.86%) Systems Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Lead Systems Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Desktop Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Systems Support Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Systems Support
3 1 (7.14%) Support Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Administrator
3 1 (7.14%) Project Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Systems Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 6 (42.86%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 13 (92.86%) Windows
2 7 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (42.86%) Solaris
3 6 (42.86%) UNIX
4 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (7.14%) Windows 2000
4 1 (7.14%) Windows XP
4 1 (7.14%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) Project Management
2 6 (42.86%) Change Control
2 6 (42.86%) ITIL
3 1 (7.14%) Supplier Management
3 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2
3 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Management
Qualifications
1 6 (42.86%) SC Cleared
1 6 (42.86%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 13 (92.86%) Active Directory
2 7 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 7 (50.00%) VMware
2 6 (42.86%) Amdocs
2 6 (42.86%) LANDesk
2 6 (42.86%) SAP
2 6 (42.86%) Citrix
2 6 (42.86%) McAfee
2 6 (42.86%) Cisco
3 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
Sunderland
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + car + bonus
Posted: 15 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £30000 - £34000 per annum + pension,flexitime
Posted: 2 days ago