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 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 64 56 52
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -4
Permanent jobs citing WAN 3 15 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 0.67% 2.80% 0.57%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.67% 22.73% 6.25%
Number of salaries quoted 3 13 2
Average salary £50,000 £27,500 £26,105
Average salary % change year-on-year
+81.81% +5.34%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £39,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+8.97% +2.63%
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
45 66 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 10.00% 12.34% 9.17%
Number of salaries quoted 36 42 25
Average salary £27,500 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.66% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £37,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 14 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WAN within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 14 February 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
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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
Newcastle upon Tyne -12 3 £50,000 +81.81% 1
WAN
North East

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 9 (90.00%) LAN
2 7 (70.00%) Windows
3 4 (40.00%) Firewall
3 4 (40.00%) Cisco
3 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (40.00%) VMware
4 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (30.00%) Network Security
4 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
4 3 (30.00%) VPN
5 2 (20.00%) SSL
5 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
5 2 (20.00%) Dell
5 2 (20.00%) EMC
5 2 (20.00%) MySQL
5 2 (20.00%) SNMP
5 2 (20.00%) Linux
5 2 (20.00%) MPLS
5 2 (20.00%) BCP
5 2 (20.00%) Configuration Management
5 2 (20.00%) Juniper
5 2 (20.00%) SAN
5 2 (20.00%) Management Information System
5 2 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (20.00%) Telecoms
5 2 (20.00%) LAMP
5 2 (20.00%) Windows Server
5 2 (20.00%) Palo Alto

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (10.00%) SharePoint 2013
Communications & Networking
1 9 (90.00%) LAN
2 4 (40.00%) Firewall
3 3 (30.00%) Network Security
3 3 (30.00%) VPN
4 2 (20.00%) MPLS
4 2 (20.00%) SAN
4 2 (20.00%) SNMP
4 2 (20.00%) SSL
4 2 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (10.00%) DNS
5 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
5 1 (10.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (20.00%) MySQL
General
1 2 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) IT Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) IT Support
3 1 (10.00%) IT Support Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) IT Technician
3 1 (10.00%) Managed Services Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Data Centre
1 2 (20.00%) Management Information System
1 2 (20.00%) Statistics
2 1 (10.00%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 7 (70.00%) Windows
2 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (20.00%) Linux
3 2 (20.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (10.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (10.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (20.00%) BCP
1 2 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
1 2 (20.00%) Change Control
1 2 (20.00%) Configuration Management
1 2 (20.00%) Mobile Device Management
1 2 (20.00%) Product Management
1 2 (20.00%) Server Building
2 1 (10.00%) ERP
2 1 (10.00%) Presales
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) Degree
2 1 (10.00%) CCNA
2 1 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (20.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Cisco
1 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (40.00%) VMware
2 2 (20.00%) Dell
2 2 (20.00%) EMC
2 2 (20.00%) Juniper
2 2 (20.00%) Palo Alto
3 1 (10.00%) Citrix
3 1 (10.00%) Draytek
3 1 (10.00%) Mitel
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