Period
to 22 January 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 22 January 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
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 67 73 82
Rank change year-on-year +6 +9 -6
Permanent jobs citing WAN 20 11 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 2.31% 1.29% 0.90%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.74% 9.40% 8.64%
Number of salaries quoted 17 11 7
Newcastle upon Tyne median annual salary £34,000 £37,000 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.11% +10.45% +21.82%
10th Percentile £28,750 £25,000 £28,250
90th Percentile £45,000 £41,750 £44,500
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £34,500 £36,250 £32,000
% change year-on-year -4.83% +13.28% +16.36%

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 157 117 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 18.17% 13.76% 10.38%
Number of salaries quoted 141 102 69
Newcastle upon Tyne median annual salary £33,000 £31,376 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.18% -10.36% +16.67%
10th Percentile £21,250 £21,250 £20,350
90th Percentile £50,000 £45,000 £55,000
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £33,000 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +1.54% -7.14% +2.94%

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 22 January 2018.

Salary histogram for WAN in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 22 January 2018, 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 18 (90.00%) Windows
2 17 (85.00%) VMware
3 16 (80.00%) LAN
4 14 (70.00%) Microsoft
4 14 (70.00%) Active Directory
4 14 (70.00%) MS Exchange
4 14 (70.00%) Windows Server
5 13 (65.00%) DNS
5 13 (65.00%) Cisco
5 13 (65.00%) Citrix
5 13 (65.00%) DHCP
5 13 (65.00%) TCP/IP
5 13 (65.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 13 (65.00%) PowerShell
5 13 (65.00%) Hyper-V
5 13 (65.00%) XenApp
5 13 (65.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 12 (60.00%) Office 365
6 12 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 12 (60.00%) ITIL
7 11 (55.00%) WLAN
7 11 (55.00%) VLAN
7 11 (55.00%) Firewall
8 10 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
9 9 (45.00%) DFS Replication
9 9 (45.00%) Exchange Server 2003
9 9 (45.00%) WSUS
9 9 (45.00%) WAP
9 9 (45.00%) SMTP
9 9 (45.00%) SQL 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 14 (70.00%) MS Exchange
2 9 (45.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 4 (20.00%) Apache
4 2 (10.00%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (10.00%) iPlanet
4 2 (10.00%) JBoss
4 2 (10.00%) MQSeries
4 2 (10.00%) OpenStack
4 2 (10.00%) Oracle Application Server
4 2 (10.00%) SharePoint
4 2 (10.00%) Tomcat
4 2 (10.00%) WebLogic
4 2 (10.00%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 3 (15.00%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 12 (60.00%) Office 365
2 10 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (45.00%) Azure Active Directory
4 5 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (5.00%) IaaS
5 1 (5.00%) PaaS
5 1 (5.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (80.00%) LAN
2 13 (65.00%) DHCP
2 13 (65.00%) DNS
2 13 (65.00%) TCP/IP
3 11 (55.00%) Firewall
3 11 (55.00%) VLAN
3 11 (55.00%) WLAN
4 9 (45.00%) SMTP
5 8 (40.00%) SAN
6 7 (35.00%) Cisco ASA
7 6 (30.00%) NAS
7 6 (30.00%) VoIP
8 4 (20.00%) DMZ
9 3 (15.00%) VPN
10 2 (10.00%) Asterisk PBX
10 2 (10.00%) FCoE
10 2 (10.00%) FTP
10 2 (10.00%) iSCSI
10 2 (10.00%) SSH
10 2 (10.00%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (45.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 9 (45.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 5 (25.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (20.00%) 3rd Line Technical Engineer
3 4 (20.00%) Infrastructure Support
3 4 (20.00%) Operations Engineer
3 4 (20.00%) Technical Engineer
3 4 (20.00%) Technical Operations Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) 2nd Line Technical Support
4 2 (10.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
4 2 (10.00%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) 3rd Line Server Support
4 2 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) IT Support
4 2 (10.00%) Server Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Team Leader
4 2 (10.00%) Windows Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Windows Server Support
4 2 (10.00%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (45.00%) WAP
2 4 (20.00%) Web Services
3 2 (10.00%) J2EE
3 2 (10.00%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (40.00%) Clustering
2 4 (20.00%) Replication
3 2 (10.00%) Client/Server
3 2 (10.00%) Data Centre
3 2 (10.00%) Grid Computing
3 2 (10.00%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 18 (90.00%) Windows
2 14 (70.00%) Windows Server
3 13 (65.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 12 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (40.00%) Linux
6 6 (30.00%) CentOS
6 6 (30.00%) Ubuntu
7 2 (10.00%) AIX
7 2 (10.00%) HPUX
7 2 (10.00%) Solaris
7 2 (10.00%) SUSE
7 2 (10.00%) Unix
8 1 (5.00%) Windows 10
8 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (5.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (60.00%) ITIL
2 7 (35.00%) Patch Management
3 6 (30.00%) Desktop Virtualisation
3 6 (30.00%) Mentoring
4 4 (20.00%) Change Control
4 4 (20.00%) Incident Management
4 4 (20.00%) Malware Detection/Protection
4 4 (20.00%) Proactive Monitoring
4 4 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
5 3 (15.00%) OpenUP
6 2 (10.00%) Business Continuity
6 2 (10.00%) Cloud Operations
6 2 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (10.00%) Hardware Maintenance
6 2 (10.00%) High Availability
6 2 (10.00%) Load Balancing
6 2 (10.00%) Presales
6 2 (10.00%) Procure-to-Pay
6 2 (10.00%) Project Management
6 2 (10.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (65.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (10.00%) Bash Shell
2 2 (10.00%) C-shell
2 2 (10.00%) Korn
2 2 (10.00%) Perl
2 2 (10.00%) PHP
2 2 (10.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 14 (70.00%) Active Directory
2 13 (65.00%) Hyper-V
2 13 (65.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (65.00%) XenApp
3 9 (45.00%) DFS Replication
4 2 (10.00%) KVM
4 2 (10.00%) Oracle RAC
4 2 (10.00%) Samba
4 2 (10.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 2 (10.00%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (10.00%) XenDesktop
5 1 (5.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 9 (45.00%) WSUS
2 7 (35.00%) Backup Exec
3 2 (10.00%) OpenView
3 2 (10.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 2 (10.00%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 17 (85.00%) VMware
2 14 (70.00%) Microsoft
3 13 (65.00%) Cisco
3 13 (65.00%) Citrix
4 9 (45.00%) Veritas
5 7 (35.00%) arcserve
5 7 (35.00%) CA
5 7 (35.00%) Sophos
5 7 (35.00%) Symantec
5 7 (35.00%) Veeam
6 6 (30.00%) Red Hat
7 4 (20.00%) HP
8 2 (10.00%) Cognos
8 2 (10.00%) Dell
8 2 (10.00%) F5
8 2 (10.00%) Opsware
8 2 (10.00%) Oracle
8 2 (10.00%) PlateSpin
8 2 (10.00%) Sun