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 28 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 52 72 62
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -10
Permanent jobs citing WAN 23 4 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 3.67% 0.78% 1.20%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 21.70% 9.09% 11.27%
Number of salaries quoted 23 4 8
Median salary £38,500 £30,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+26.22% -23.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,050 £29,600
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £33,500 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%
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
106 44 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 16.93% 8.54% 10.66%
Number of salaries quoted 91 34 52
Median salary £35,600 £33,000 £30,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.87% +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,750 £22,700 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £40,000 £51,459
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £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 28 August 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 28 August 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 +14 20 £59,250 +76.86% 3
Gateshead - 3 £24,750 -
WAN
North East

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 38 (90.48%) LAN
2 20 (47.62%) Cisco Certification
3 19 (45.24%) Cisco
3 19 (45.24%) Firewall
4 16 (38.10%) CCNP
5 15 (35.71%) Cisco ASA
6 11 (26.19%) VMware
6 11 (26.19%) CCNA
7 10 (23.81%) Customer Engagement
8 9 (21.43%) SolarWinds
8 9 (21.43%) vSphere
8 9 (21.43%) VPN
8 9 (21.43%) VoIP
9 8 (19.05%) TCP/IP
9 8 (19.05%) Active Directory
10 7 (16.67%) Windows
11 6 (14.29%) Wireless
11 6 (14.29%) Unix
12 5 (11.90%) Linux
12 5 (11.90%) Network Security
12 5 (11.90%) Windows Server
13 4 (9.52%) Cisco Wireless
13 4 (9.52%) Windows Server 2012
13 4 (9.52%) Windows Server 2008
13 4 (9.52%) Service Management
13 4 (9.52%) ITIL
13 4 (9.52%) Solaris
13 4 (9.52%) DHCP
13 4 (9.52%) DNS
13 4 (9.52%) Citrix

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 (7.14%) Office 365
2 1 (2.38%) IaaS
2 1 (2.38%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 38 (90.48%) LAN
2 19 (45.24%) Firewall
3 15 (35.71%) Cisco ASA
4 9 (21.43%) VoIP
4 9 (21.43%) VPN
5 8 (19.05%) TCP/IP
6 6 (14.29%) Wireless
7 5 (11.90%) Network Security
8 4 (9.52%) Cisco Wireless
8 4 (9.52%) DHCP
8 4 (9.52%) DNS
9 3 (7.14%) VLAN
10 1 (2.38%) BGP
10 1 (2.38%) Cisco Nexus
10 1 (2.38%) DSL
10 1 (2.38%) Wireshark
Job Titles
1 21 (50.00%) Network Engineer
2 10 (23.81%) Senior Network Engineer
3 7 (16.67%) Network Support
3 7 (16.67%) Support Engineer
4 6 (14.29%) Network Support Engineer
5 5 (11.90%) Unix Engineer
6 4 (9.52%) Architect
6 4 (9.52%) Solutions Architect
7 3 (7.14%) Citrix Engineer
7 3 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (7.14%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (7.14%) WAN Engineer
8 2 (4.76%) Cisco Engineer
8 2 (4.76%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 2 (4.76%) Cisco Network Support Engineer
8 2 (4.76%) Cisco Support
8 2 (4.76%) Cisco Support Engineer
8 2 (4.76%) Technical Engineer
9 1 (2.38%) Infrastructure Manager
9 1 (2.38%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.38%) OGRE
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.76%) NHS
1 2 (4.76%) PKI
2 1 (2.38%) Cyberthreat
2 1 (2.38%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 7 (16.67%) Windows
2 6 (14.29%) Unix
3 5 (11.90%) Linux
3 5 (11.90%) Windows Server
4 4 (9.52%) Solaris
4 4 (9.52%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (9.52%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (4.76%) AIX
6 1 (2.38%) Kali Linux
6 1 (2.38%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (23.81%) Customer Engagement
2 4 (9.52%) ITIL
2 4 (9.52%) Service Management
3 3 (7.14%) Data Protection
3 3 (7.14%) Network Monitoring
3 3 (7.14%) Problem Management
4 2 (4.76%) Server Building
5 1 (2.38%) Incident Management
5 1 (2.38%) Information Security
5 1 (2.38%) Matrix Management
5 1 (2.38%) Mentoring
5 1 (2.38%) Penetration Testing
5 1 (2.38%) PRINCE2
5 1 (2.38%) Project Management
5 1 (2.38%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (2.38%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.38%) SQL
Qualifications
1 20 (47.62%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (38.10%) CCNP
3 11 (26.19%) CCNA
4 1 (2.38%) APMP
4 1 (2.38%) MCSA
4 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (2.38%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (21.43%) vSphere
2 8 (19.05%) Active Directory
3 3 (7.14%) XenApp
4 1 (2.38%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.38%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (2.38%) Nessus
1 1 (2.38%) Nmap
Vendors
1 19 (45.24%) Cisco
2 11 (26.19%) VMware
3 9 (21.43%) SolarWinds
4 4 (9.52%) CheckPoint
4 4 (9.52%) Citrix
5 1 (2.38%) Forcepoint
5 1 (2.38%) IBM
5 1 (2.38%) Microsoft
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