The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Durham with a requirement for WAN skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited WAN over the 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wide Area Network (WAN)
North East / Durham
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 27 20
Permanent jobs citing WAN 0 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Durham - 1.75% 1.02%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 20.00% 6.25%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 1
Median salary - £25,750 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -48.50%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

WAN is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Durham with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Durham
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 14 10 16
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Durham 10.22% 8.77% 16.33%
Number of salaries quoted 13 10 6
Median salary £35,000 £30,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.66% -14.28%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% +2.40%  

WAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Durham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Durham citing WAN as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for WAN in Durham

WAN
Salary Trend in Durham

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

Salary trend for WAN in Durham

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 Durham region with a requirement for WAN.

1 4 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 4 (100.00%) LAN
1 4 (100.00%) PBX
1 4 (100.00%) VPN
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (100.00%) Citrix
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
1 4 (100.00%) Clustering
1 4 (100.00%) Mitel
1 4 (100.00%) Asset Management
1 4 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 4 (100.00%) Skype for Business
1 4 (100.00%) Yammer
1 4 (100.00%) Skype
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft Clustering
2 3 (75.00%) SLA
3 2 (50.00%) ITIL
3 2 (50.00%) Service Delivery
3 2 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (50.00%) Mentoring

WAN
Co-occurring IT Skills in Durham 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 4 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 4 (100.00%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 4 (100.00%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) LAN
1 4 (100.00%) PBX
1 4 (100.00%) Skype
1 4 (100.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Help Desk Team Lead
1 2 (50.00%) Team Leader
2 1 (25.00%) Help Desk Supervisor
2 1 (25.00%) IT Manager
2 1 (25.00%) IT Services Manager
2 1 (25.00%) IT Supervisor
2 1 (25.00%) Service Manager
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Clustering
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Asset Management
2 2 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (50.00%) ITIL
2 2 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 2 (50.00%) Service Delivery
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (75.00%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 4 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Citrix
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) Mitel
1 4 (100.00%) VMware