The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 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 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wide Area Network (WAN)
Tyne and Wear / Newcastle upon Tyne
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 44 44 57
Rank change year-on-year 0 +13  
Permanent jobs citing WAN 5 22 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 1.78% 4.25% 1.42%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.64% 22.22% 13.04%
Number of salaries quoted 3 22 7
Median salary £44,000 £34,250 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +28.46% +24.54%  
90% offered a salary of more than £42,100 £29,000 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £47,200 £80,000 £37,300
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - -5.88%  

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 Newcastle upon Tyne with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Newcastle upon Tyne
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 47 99 46
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 16.73% 19.11% 10.85%
Number of salaries quoted 74 224 98
Median salary £38,500 £35,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% +16.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £27,500 £20,850
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £44,125 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

WAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Job postings citing WAN as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne.

Job vacancy trend for WAN in Newcastle upon Tyne

WAN
Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Salary trend for WAN in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 Newcastle upon Tyne region with a requirement for WAN.

1 6 (85.71%) LAN
2 3 (42.86%) ITIL
2 3 (42.86%) Windows
2 3 (42.86%) Wi-Fi
2 3 (42.86%) Network Design
2 3 (42.86%) Windows Server
3 2 (28.57%) MS Exchange
3 2 (28.57%) TOGAF
3 2 (28.57%) Data Centre
3 2 (28.57%) Network Architecture
3 2 (28.57%) DNS
3 2 (28.57%) Cisco
3 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
3 2 (28.57%) Service Management
4 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
4 1 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (14.29%) Firewall
4 1 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (14.29%) PMI
4 1 (14.29%) PMI Certification
4 1 (14.29%) Juniper
4 1 (14.29%) NetApp
4 1 (14.29%) Lotus
4 1 (14.29%) PRINCE
4 1 (14.29%) Sophos
4 1 (14.29%) BCP

WAN
Co-occurring IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne 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 2 (28.57%) MS Exchange
2 1 (14.29%) IBM Domino
2 1 (14.29%) IBM Notes
2 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (85.71%) LAN
2 3 (42.86%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (28.57%) DNS
4 1 (14.29%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (14.29%) DHCP
4 1 (14.29%) Firewall
4 1 (14.29%) Network Security
4 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
4 1 (14.29%) VLAN
4 1 (14.29%) VoIP
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Architect
1 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Cloud Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Cloud Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Network Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Project Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Project Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Service Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Services Delivery Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Data Centre
2 1 (14.29%) AS400
2 1 (14.29%) Clustering
2 1 (14.29%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Windows
1 3 (42.86%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) ITIL
1 3 (42.86%) Network Design
2 2 (28.57%) Network Architecture
2 2 (28.57%) Service Management
2 2 (28.57%) TOGAF
3 1 (14.29%) Asset Management
3 1 (14.29%) BCP
3 1 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (14.29%) ITIL V3
3 1 (14.29%) Migration
3 1 (14.29%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (14.29%) PRINCE
3 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
3 1 (14.29%) Proactive Monitoring
3 1 (14.29%) Project Management
3 1 (14.29%) Risk Management
3 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
3 1 (14.29%) Validation
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (14.29%) CCNA
1 1 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (14.29%) HND
1 1 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (14.29%) MCITP
1 1 (14.29%) MCSE
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (14.29%) PMI Certification
1 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
2 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Cisco
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) Juniper
2 1 (14.29%) Lotus
2 1 (14.29%) MobileIron
2 1 (14.29%) NetApp
2 1 (14.29%) Sophos
2 1 (14.29%) VMware