Period
to 19 October 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cumbria 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 19 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wide Area Network (WAN)
North West > Cumbria
6 months to
19 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 21 18 28
Rank change year-on-year -3 +10 -11
Permanent jobs citing WAN 1 4 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cumbria 1.22% 3.74% 3.88%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 16.67% 23.53% 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 5
Cumbria median annual salary - £47,500 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +90.00% -41.18%
North West median annual salary £43,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +7.50% +6.67% +13.64%

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 Cumbria with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Cumbria
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 6 17 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cumbria 7.32% 15.89% 15.50%
Number of salaries quoted 2 16 19
Cumbria median annual salary £26,500 £47,500 £27,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -44.21% +75.93% -16.92%
10th Percentile £25,300 £25,875 £15,874
90th Percentile £27,700 £56,250 £47,500
North West median annual salary £40,000 £38,750 £37,500
% change year-on-year +3.23% +3.33% -

WAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Cumbria

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

Job vacancy trend for WAN in Cumbria

WAN
Salary Trend in Cumbria

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

Salary trend for WAN in Cumbria

WAN
Job Locations in Cumbria

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WAN within the Cumbria region over the 6 months to 19 October 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Barrow-in-Furness - 1 - -
WAN
North West

For the 6 months to 19 October 2017, 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 Cumbria region with a requirement for WAN.

1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) CCNA
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Process Management
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Project Planning
1 1 (100.00%) Network Security
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (100.00%) IT Strategy

WAN
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cumbria 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) Network Security
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Network Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) IT Strategy
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (100.00%) Process Management
1 1 (100.00%) Project Planning
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) CCNA
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared