Period
to 24 June 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 24 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wide Area Network (WAN)
North West > Cumbria
6 months to
24 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 17 17 15
Rank change year-on-year 0 -2 +13
Permanent jobs citing WAN 5 3 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cumbria 4.59% 5.08% 7.56%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 22.73% 100.00% 27.27%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 9
Cumbria median annual salary £50,000 £35,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +42.86% -26.32% +92.39%
10th Percentile £31,488 £35,000 £42,250
90th Percentile £52,500 £35,000 £50,000
North West median annual salary £40,000 £39,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year +1.91% +4.67% -

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 22 3 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cumbria 20.18% 5.08% 27.73%
Number of salaries quoted 12 2 32
Cumbria median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -26.32% +35.71%
10th Percentile £22,713 £35,000 £23,475
90th Percentile £52,250 £35,000 £56,250
North West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year - +1.27% +5.33%

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
Salary Histogram in Cumbria

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

Salary histogram 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 24 June 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 0 4 £50,000 -
Keswick - 1 £25,250 -
WAN
North West

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (80.00%) LAN
2 4 (80.00%) VoIP
2 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 4 (80.00%) Business Continuity
2 4 (80.00%) VLAN
3 3 (60.00%) Incident Management
3 3 (60.00%) Problem Management
3 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (60.00%) VMware
3 3 (60.00%) Configuration Management
3 3 (60.00%) Change Management
3 3 (60.00%) ITIL
3 3 (60.00%) PRINCE2
3 3 (60.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (40.00%) Windows
4 2 (40.00%) Wireless
4 2 (40.00%) Scrum
4 2 (40.00%) Capacity Management
4 2 (40.00%) Network Security
4 2 (40.00%) PCI DSS
4 2 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (40.00%) Waterfall
4 2 (40.00%) IT Strategy
5 1 (20.00%) ConnectWise
5 1 (20.00%) Commercial Awareness
5 1 (20.00%) Unified Communications
5 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010

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 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) LAN
1 4 (80.00%) VLAN
1 4 (80.00%) VoIP
2 2 (40.00%) Network Security
2 2 (40.00%) Wireless
3 1 (20.00%) ADSL
3 1 (20.00%) DHCP
3 1 (20.00%) DNS
3 1 (20.00%) Firewall
3 1 (20.00%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (20.00%) Unified Communications
3 1 (20.00%) VDSL
3 1 (20.00%) VPN
3 1 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
1 1 (20.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) IT Manager
2 2 (40.00%) IT Security Manager
2 2 (40.00%) Network Security Manager
2 2 (40.00%) Security Manager
3 1 (20.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) IT Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) IT Support
3 1 (20.00%) IT Support Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) PMO Officer
3 1 (20.00%) Support Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Support Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) iPhone
1 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) Android
2 1 (20.00%) Windows 10
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Phone
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Business Continuity
2 3 (60.00%) Change Management
2 3 (60.00%) Configuration Management
2 3 (60.00%) Incident Management
2 3 (60.00%) ITIL
2 3 (60.00%) PRINCE2
2 3 (60.00%) Problem Management
3 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (40.00%) Capacity Management
3 2 (40.00%) IT Strategy
3 2 (40.00%) Scrum
3 2 (40.00%) Waterfall
4 1 (20.00%) Change Control
4 1 (20.00%) Commercial Awareness
4 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (20.00%) Network Planning
4 1 (20.00%) Performance Metrics
4 1 (20.00%) Process Management
4 1 (20.00%) Project Management
4 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (40.00%) PCI DSS
2 1 (20.00%) PMO
2 1 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) VMware
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco
3 1 (20.00%) ConnectWise
3 1 (20.00%) Draytek
3 1 (20.00%) Fortinet
3 1 (20.00%) SonicWALL
3 1 (20.00%) Veeam