Period
to 18 November 2017

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 November 2017 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 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 59 64 81
Rank change year-on-year +5 +17 +3
Permanent jobs citing WAN 17 26 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 2.37% 2.61% 1.21%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.97% 18.18% 12.99%
Number of salaries quoted 14 26 10
Newcastle upon Tyne median annual salary £34,000 £38,500 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.69% +14.93% +25.23%
10th Percentile £31,250 £26,750 £27,375
90th Percentile £44,625 £80,000 £37,600
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £34,000 £37,750 £32,000
% change year-on-year -9.93% +17.97% +7.56%

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 155 143 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 21.65% 14.33% 9.30%
Number of salaries quoted 134 121 67
Newcastle upon Tyne median annual salary £35,000 £38,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% +10.00% +22.81%
10th Percentile £21,750 £25,000 £21,610
90th Percentile £49,700 £75,000 £53,237
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £35,000 £38,500 £34,250
% change year-on-year -9.09% +12.41% +14.17%

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 November 2017.

Salary histogram for WAN in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 14 (82.35%) Windows
2 13 (76.47%) LAN
2 13 (76.47%) Cisco
2 13 (76.47%) VMware
3 12 (70.59%) TCP/IP
4 11 (64.71%) DHCP
4 11 (64.71%) ITIL
4 11 (64.71%) Microsoft
4 11 (64.71%) MS Exchange
4 11 (64.71%) DNS
4 11 (64.71%) Active Directory
4 11 (64.71%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (64.71%) Hyper-V
4 11 (64.71%) Windows Server 2012
4 11 (64.71%) Windows Server
5 10 (58.82%) Office 365
5 10 (58.82%) XenApp
5 10 (58.82%) PowerShell
5 10 (58.82%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (58.82%) VLAN
5 10 (58.82%) Citrix
6 9 (52.94%) Firewall
6 9 (52.94%) WLAN
7 8 (47.06%) WAP
7 8 (47.06%) SMTP
7 8 (47.06%) Veritas
7 8 (47.06%) Exchange Server 2003
7 8 (47.06%) WSUS
7 8 (47.06%) Microsoft Azure
7 8 (47.06%) DFS Replication

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 11 (64.71%) MS Exchange
2 8 (47.06%) Exchange Server 2003
3 4 (23.53%) Apache
4 2 (11.76%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (11.76%) iPlanet
4 2 (11.76%) JBoss
4 2 (11.76%) MQSeries
4 2 (11.76%) OpenStack
4 2 (11.76%) Oracle Application Server
4 2 (11.76%) SharePoint
4 2 (11.76%) Tomcat
4 2 (11.76%) WebLogic
4 2 (11.76%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 10 (58.82%) Office 365
2 8 (47.06%) Azure Active Directory
2 8 (47.06%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (17.65%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (76.47%) LAN
2 12 (70.59%) TCP/IP
3 11 (64.71%) DHCP
3 11 (64.71%) DNS
4 10 (58.82%) VLAN
5 9 (52.94%) Firewall
5 9 (52.94%) WLAN
6 8 (47.06%) SMTP
7 7 (41.18%) SAN
8 6 (35.29%) Cisco ASA
9 5 (29.41%) NAS
9 5 (29.41%) VoIP
10 3 (17.65%) DMZ
11 2 (11.76%) Asterisk PBX
11 2 (11.76%) FCoE
11 2 (11.76%) FTP
11 2 (11.76%) iSCSI
11 2 (11.76%) SSH
11 2 (11.76%) Telnet
11 2 (11.76%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (41.18%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 8 (47.06%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 5 (29.41%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (29.41%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) 3rd Line Technical Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) Infrastructure Support
3 3 (17.65%) Operations Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) Technical Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) Technical Operations Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
4 2 (11.76%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) 3rd Line Server Support
4 2 (11.76%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Server Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Unix Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Windows Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Windows Server Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Windows Server Support
4 2 (11.76%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (47.06%) WAP
2 3 (17.65%) Web Services
3 2 (11.76%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 7 (41.18%) Clustering
2 3 (17.65%) Data Centre
2 3 (17.65%) Replication
3 2 (11.76%) Client/Server
3 2 (11.76%) Grid Computing
3 2 (11.76%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 14 (82.35%) Windows
2 11 (64.71%) Windows Server
2 11 (64.71%) Windows Server 2012
3 10 (58.82%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (41.18%) Linux
5 5 (29.41%) CentOS
5 5 (29.41%) Ubuntu
6 2 (11.76%) AIX
6 2 (11.76%) HPUX
6 2 (11.76%) Solaris
6 2 (11.76%) SUSE
6 2 (11.76%) Unix
7 1 (5.88%) Windows 10
7 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (5.88%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (64.71%) ITIL
2 6 (35.29%) Patch Management
3 5 (29.41%) Desktop Virtualisation
3 5 (29.41%) Mentoring
4 3 (17.65%) Change Control
4 3 (17.65%) Incident Management
4 3 (17.65%) Malware Detection/Protection
4 3 (17.65%) OpenUP
4 3 (17.65%) Proactive Monitoring
4 3 (17.65%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (11.76%) Business Continuity
5 2 (11.76%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (11.76%) Hardware Maintenance
5 2 (11.76%) High Availability
5 2 (11.76%) Load Balancing
5 2 (11.76%) Procure-to-Pay
5 2 (11.76%) Unit Testing
6 1 (5.88%) Network Design
6 1 (5.88%) Network Monitoring
6 1 (5.88%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 10 (58.82%) PowerShell
2 2 (11.76%) Bash Shell
2 2 (11.76%) C-shell
2 2 (11.76%) Korn
2 2 (11.76%) Perl
2 2 (11.76%) PHP
2 2 (11.76%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 11 (64.71%) Active Directory
1 11 (64.71%) Hyper-V
1 11 (64.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (58.82%) XenApp
3 8 (47.06%) DFS Replication
4 2 (11.76%) KVM
4 2 (11.76%) Oracle RAC
4 2 (11.76%) Samba
4 2 (11.76%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 1 (5.88%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (5.88%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 8 (47.06%) WSUS
2 6 (35.29%) Backup Exec
3 2 (11.76%) OpenView
4 1 (5.88%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (5.88%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 13 (76.47%) Cisco
1 13 (76.47%) VMware
2 11 (64.71%) Microsoft
3 10 (58.82%) Citrix
4 8 (47.06%) Veritas
5 6 (35.29%) arcserve
5 6 (35.29%) CA
5 6 (35.29%) Sophos
5 6 (35.29%) Symantec
5 6 (35.29%) Veeam
6 5 (29.41%) Red Hat
7 4 (23.53%) HP
8 2 (11.76%) Cognos
8 2 (11.76%) Dell
8 2 (11.76%) F5
8 2 (11.76%) Opsware
8 2 (11.76%) Oracle
8 2 (11.76%) PlateSpin
8 2 (11.76%) Sun
9 1 (5.88%) Juniper