Period
to 22 September 2018

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 22 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wide Area Network (WAN)
North West > Cumbria
6 months to
22 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 9 21 18
Rank change year-on-year +12 -3 +14
Permanent jobs citing WAN 8 1 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cumbria 10.53% 1.14% 5.83%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 57.14% 33.33% 31.82%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 7
Cumbria median annual salary £51,250 - £47,500
10th Percentile £47,500 - £39,500
90th Percentile £53,750 - £51,250
North West median annual salary £40,000 £43,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year -6.98% +10.26% +4.00%

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 14 3 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cumbria 18.42% 3.41% 18.33%
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 21
Cumbria median annual salary £50,000 £26,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +88.68% -44.21% +40.74%
10th Percentile £31,875 £25,300 £30,000
90th Percentile £53,750 £27,700 £56,250
North West median annual salary £42,396 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year +8.71% +1.30% +2.67%

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 22 September 2018. 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 +6 5 £51,250 -
Carlisle - 3 - -
WAN
North West

For the 6 months to 22 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 Cumbria region with a requirement for WAN.

1 8 (100.00%) LAN
2 7 (87.50%) VoIP
2 7 (87.50%) Active Directory
2 7 (87.50%) VMware
2 7 (87.50%) Business Continuity
3 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
4 5 (62.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 5 (62.50%) Configuration Management
4 5 (62.50%) PRINCE2
4 5 (62.50%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (50.00%) Waterfall
5 4 (50.00%) Capacity Management
5 4 (50.00%) Incident Management
5 4 (50.00%) VLAN
5 4 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (50.00%) Problem Management
5 4 (50.00%) Network Security
5 4 (50.00%) PCI DSS
5 4 (50.00%) Scrum
5 4 (50.00%) Windows 10
5 4 (50.00%) IT Strategy
5 4 (50.00%) Windows
5 4 (50.00%) ITIL
5 4 (50.00%) SQL
5 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (50.00%) Project Management
5 4 (50.00%) Change Management
6 3 (37.50%) Firewall
6 3 (37.50%) Service Delivery
6 3 (37.50%) SQL Server

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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (37.50%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 3 (37.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (100.00%) LAN
2 7 (87.50%) VoIP
3 4 (50.00%) Network Security
3 4 (50.00%) VLAN
4 3 (37.50%) Firewall
5 1 (12.50%) Unified Communications
5 1 (12.50%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
1 1 (12.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) IT Manager
2 3 (37.50%) Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) IT Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) IT Infrastructure Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) IT Security Manager
3 2 (25.00%) IT Technical Manager
3 2 (25.00%) Network Security Manager
3 2 (25.00%) Security Manager
3 2 (25.00%) Technical Manager
4 1 (12.50%) PMO Officer
4 1 (12.50%) Support Officer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Windows
1 4 (50.00%) Windows 10
2 3 (37.50%) Mac OS
2 3 (37.50%) OS/400
2 3 (37.50%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Business Continuity
2 5 (62.50%) Configuration Management
2 5 (62.50%) PRINCE2
3 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (50.00%) Capacity Management
3 4 (50.00%) Change Management
3 4 (50.00%) Incident Management
3 4 (50.00%) IT Strategy
3 4 (50.00%) ITIL
3 4 (50.00%) Problem Management
3 4 (50.00%) Project Management
3 4 (50.00%) Scrum
3 4 (50.00%) Waterfall
4 3 (37.50%) Cybersecurity
4 3 (37.50%) Kalman Filter
4 3 (37.50%) Malware Detection/Protection
4 3 (37.50%) Service Delivery
4 3 (37.50%) Web Filtering
5 1 (12.50%) Process Management
5 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (62.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
2 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (50.00%) PCI DSS
2 1 (12.50%) PMO
System Software
1 7 (87.50%) Active Directory
2 5 (62.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) VMware
2 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (37.50%) Cisco
3 3 (37.50%) IBM
3 3 (37.50%) Veeam