Period
to 18 August 2018

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 6 months to 18 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wide Area Network (WAN)
Tyne and Wear > Newcastle upon Tyne
6 months to
18 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 87 65 59
Rank change year-on-year -22 -6 +17
Permanent jobs citing WAN 17 7 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 1.49% 1.16% 3.85%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.81% 6.86% 22.35%
Number of salaries quoted 7 4 38
Newcastle upon Tyne median annual salary £34,000 £44,000 £35,300
Median salary % change year-on-year -22.73% +24.65% +15.74%
10th Percentile £25,000 £37,625 £28,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £47,050 £80,000
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £28,750 £44,000 £34,250
% change year-on-year -34.66% +28.47% +24.55%

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

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Newcastle upon Tyne
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 144 102 170
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 12.63% 16.97% 17.24%
Number of salaries quoted 123 84 147
Newcastle upon Tyne median annual salary £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.14% - +7.69%
10th Percentile £21,400 £21,500 £26,050
90th Percentile £60,000 £47,125 £60,281
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £32,750 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year -9.03% +2.86% +7.69%

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

WAN
Salary Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing WAN in Newcastle upon Tyne over the 6 months to 18 August 2018.

Salary histogram for WAN in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 18 August 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 Newcastle upon Tyne region with a requirement for WAN.

1 17 (100.00%) LAN
2 16 (94.12%) Firewall
3 13 (76.47%) Cisco
3 13 (76.47%) Cisco Certification
4 12 (70.59%) CCNP
4 12 (70.59%) Data Centre
5 11 (64.71%) CCNA
6 10 (58.82%) HP
6 10 (58.82%) NHS
6 10 (58.82%) CheckPoint
6 10 (58.82%) MPLS
6 10 (58.82%) OSPF
6 10 (58.82%) Retail
6 10 (58.82%) Cloud Computing
6 10 (58.82%) Network Management
6 10 (58.82%) Performance Monitoring
6 10 (58.82%) Extreme Networks
7 4 (23.53%) Hyper-V
7 4 (23.53%) VMware
7 4 (23.53%) ITIL
8 3 (17.65%) PHP
8 3 (17.65%) MySQL
8 3 (17.65%) Windows
8 3 (17.65%) Linux
8 3 (17.65%) Apache
8 3 (17.65%) SLA
8 3 (17.65%) LAMP
8 3 (17.65%) Presales
9 2 (11.76%) Cisco Wireless
9 2 (11.76%) Windows Server

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 3 (17.65%) Apache
2 1 (5.88%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 10 (58.82%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (5.88%) IaaS
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (5.88%) Office 365
2 1 (5.88%) PaaS
2 1 (5.88%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (100.00%) LAN
2 16 (94.12%) Firewall
3 10 (58.82%) MPLS
3 10 (58.82%) OSPF
4 2 (11.76%) Cisco Wireless
4 2 (11.76%) Network Security
4 2 (11.76%) Wireless
5 1 (5.88%) Internet
5 1 (5.88%) VoIP
5 1 (5.88%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (5.88%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (17.65%) MySQL
General
1 10 (58.82%) Retail
2 1 (5.88%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (58.82%) Network Engineer
2 3 (17.65%) Administrator
2 3 (17.65%) Systems Administrator
3 2 (11.76%) Architect
3 2 (11.76%) Cisco Architect
3 2 (11.76%) Cisco Network Architect
3 2 (11.76%) Cisco Solutions Architect
3 2 (11.76%) Linux Administrator
3 2 (11.76%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 2 (11.76%) Network Architect
3 2 (11.76%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (5.88%) Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Consultant
4 1 (5.88%) Service Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Technical Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (5.88%) Technical Presales Consultant
4 1 (5.88%) Technical Services Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Windows Administrator
4 1 (5.88%) Windows Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (17.65%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 12 (70.59%) Data Centre
2 10 (58.82%) NHS
3 1 (5.88%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 3 (17.65%) Linux
1 3 (17.65%) Windows
2 2 (11.76%) Unix
2 2 (11.76%) Windows Server
3 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (58.82%) Network Management
1 10 (58.82%) Performance Monitoring
2 4 (23.53%) ITIL
3 3 (17.65%) Presales
4 2 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (11.76%) Mentoring
4 2 (11.76%) Problem-Solving
5 1 (5.88%) Business Continuity
5 1 (5.88%) Decision-Making
5 1 (5.88%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (5.88%) High Availability
5 1 (5.88%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (5.88%) Service Management
5 1 (5.88%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (17.65%) PHP
Qualifications
1 13 (76.47%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (70.59%) CCNP
3 11 (64.71%) CCNA
4 2 (11.76%) CCDP
5 1 (5.88%) Degree
5 1 (5.88%) MCSE
5 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (17.65%) SLA
2 1 (5.88%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 1 (5.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (23.53%) Hyper-V
2 1 (5.88%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.88%) Terminal Server
2 1 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 13 (76.47%) Cisco
2 10 (58.82%) CheckPoint
2 10 (58.82%) Extreme Networks
2 10 (58.82%) HP
3 4 (23.53%) VMware
4 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
5 1 (5.88%) Citrix
5 1 (5.88%) Meraki