Period
to 24 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Crewe with a requirement for WAN skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited WAN over the 6 months to 24 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wide Area Network (WAN)
Cheshire > Crewe
6 months to
24 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 23 37 32
Rank change year-on-year +14 -5 +13
Permanent jobs citing WAN 13 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Crewe 7.93% 2.45% 1.32%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 54.17% 28.57% 12.50%
Number of salaries quoted 10 4 2
Crewe median annual salary £42,500 £56,250 £34,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -24.44% +63.04% -8.00%
10th Percentile £36,250 £52,500 £31,700
90th Percentile £57,500 £59,625 £36,900
Cheshire median annual salary £44,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +10.00% -5.88% +13.33%

WAN is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Crewe with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Crewe
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 24 14 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Crewe 14.63% 8.59% 10.60%
Number of salaries quoted 17 11 15
Crewe median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +15.38% -18.75%
10th Percentile £28,750 £30,500 £18,500
90th Percentile £54,500 £60,000 £47,750
Cheshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% +17.65% -15.00%

WAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Crewe

Job postings citing WAN as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Crewe.

Job vacancy trend for WAN in Crewe

WAN
Salary Trend in Crewe

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WAN in Crewe.

Salary trend for WAN in Crewe

WAN
Salary Histogram in Crewe

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing WAN in Crewe over the 6 months to 24 September 2018.

Salary histogram for WAN in Crewe

For the 6 months to 24 September 2018, IT jobs citing WAN also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Crewe region with a requirement for WAN.

1 13 (100.00%) Cisco
2 12 (92.31%) LAN
3 9 (69.23%) Firewall
4 8 (61.54%) MPLS
5 7 (53.85%) BGP
6 6 (46.15%) Windows
6 6 (46.15%) Hyper-V
6 6 (46.15%) Microsoft Azure
6 6 (46.15%) Windows Server
7 5 (38.46%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 5 (38.46%) CCNP
7 5 (38.46%) CCNA
7 5 (38.46%) DNS
7 5 (38.46%) OSPF
7 5 (38.46%) ITIL
7 5 (38.46%) Cisco Certification
7 5 (38.46%) SAN
7 5 (38.46%) Service Delivery
8 4 (30.77%) RIP
8 4 (30.77%) Active Directory
8 4 (30.77%) Linux
8 4 (30.77%) Meraki
8 4 (30.77%) Amazon AWS
8 4 (30.77%) FortiGate
9 3 (23.08%) pfSense
9 3 (23.08%) Network Architecture
9 3 (23.08%) Cisco CUCM
9 3 (23.08%) Cisco UCCX
9 3 (23.08%) Data Centre
9 3 (23.08%) DHCP

WAN
Co-occurring IT Skills in Crewe 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (7.69%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 6 (46.15%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (30.77%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (15.38%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (92.31%) LAN
2 9 (69.23%) Firewall
3 8 (61.54%) MPLS
4 7 (53.85%) BGP
5 5 (38.46%) DNS
5 5 (38.46%) OSPF
5 5 (38.46%) SAN
6 4 (30.77%) RIP
7 3 (23.08%) Cisco ASA
7 3 (23.08%) Cisco IOS
7 3 (23.08%) DHCP
7 3 (23.08%) Network Security
7 3 (23.08%) TCP/IP
8 2 (15.38%) EIGRP
8 2 (15.38%) NAS
8 2 (15.38%) VoIP
8 2 (15.38%) VPN
9 1 (7.69%) Intrusion Detection
9 1 (7.69%) IP Telephony
9 1 (7.69%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (61.54%) Network Engineer
2 5 (38.46%) Cisco Engineer
2 5 (38.46%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 5 (38.46%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (30.77%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 4 (30.77%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (30.77%) Senior Network Engineer
4 3 (23.08%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
4 3 (23.08%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (23.08%) Senior Cisco Engineer
4 3 (23.08%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
4 3 (23.08%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (23.08%) Server Engineer
5 2 (15.38%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
5 2 (15.38%) Cloud Engineer
5 2 (15.38%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Manager
5 2 (15.38%) IT Infrastructure Manager
5 2 (15.38%) IT Manager
5 2 (15.38%) IT Services Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Computer Science
1 3 (23.08%) Data Centre
1 3 (23.08%) Management Information System
2 2 (15.38%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (7.69%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (7.69%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 6 (46.15%) Windows
1 6 (46.15%) Windows Server
2 4 (30.77%) Linux
3 2 (15.38%) CentOS
3 2 (15.38%) SUSE
3 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) Infrastructure Engineering
1 5 (38.46%) ITIL
1 5 (38.46%) Service Delivery
2 3 (23.08%) Network Architecture
3 2 (15.38%) Information Security
3 2 (15.38%) Load Balancing
3 2 (15.38%) Problem Management
3 2 (15.38%) Server Management
3 2 (15.38%) Service Management
3 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (15.38%) Supplier Management
3 2 (15.38%) Tech Ops
4 1 (7.69%) Migration
4 1 (7.69%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (38.46%) CCNA
1 5 (38.46%) CCNP
1 5 (38.46%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (23.08%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (15.38%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (46.15%) Hyper-V
2 4 (30.77%) Active Directory
3 3 (23.08%) pfSense
4 1 (7.69%) Terminal Services
4 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (30.77%) FortiGate
2 3 (23.08%) Cisco CUCM
2 3 (23.08%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) Cisco
2 4 (30.77%) Meraki
3 3 (23.08%) CheckPoint
3 3 (23.08%) VMware
4 2 (15.38%) F5
4 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
4 2 (15.38%) Red Hat
5 1 (7.69%) Infoblox
5 1 (7.69%) Sun