Period
to 20 April 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 20 April 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
20 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 84 73 76
Rank change year-on-year -11 +3 -12
Permanent jobs citing WAN 18 9 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 1.52% 1.10% 1.68%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.91% 6.72% 13.73%
Number of salaries quoted 13 7 14
Newcastle upon Tyne median annual salary £35,000 £34,000 £34,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.94% -0.73% +24.55%
10th Percentile £26,250 £23,700 £28,000
90th Percentile £45,000 £37,350 £55,000
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £35,000 £28,000 £31,750
% change year-on-year +25.00% -11.81% +15.45%

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 165 134 102
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 13.95% 16.42% 12.22%
Number of salaries quoted 146 119 87
Newcastle upon Tyne median annual salary £33,000 £29,500 £31,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.86% -5.60% +4.17%
10th Percentile £22,000 £21,250 £21,000
90th Percentile £49,375 £44,000 £55,000
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £34,250 £30,000 £30,875
% change year-on-year +14.17% -2.83% -11.79%

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 20 April 2018.

Salary histogram for WAN in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 20 April 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 16 (88.89%) LAN
2 13 (72.22%) Windows
2 13 (72.22%) VMware
3 12 (66.67%) Firewall
3 12 (66.67%) Windows Server
4 11 (61.11%) Microsoft
5 10 (55.56%) Cisco
6 9 (50.00%) WLAN
6 9 (50.00%) MS Exchange
6 9 (50.00%) Active Directory
6 9 (50.00%) Citrix
6 9 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 9 (50.00%) PowerShell
6 9 (50.00%) Hyper-V
6 9 (50.00%) XenApp
6 9 (50.00%) Office 365
7 8 (44.44%) Windows Server 2012
7 8 (44.44%) Microsoft Azure
8 7 (38.89%) Amazon AWS
8 7 (38.89%) Windows Server 2008
8 7 (38.89%) SQL Server
8 7 (38.89%) DHCP
8 7 (38.89%) DNS
9 5 (27.78%) CCNP
9 5 (27.78%) CCNA
9 5 (27.78%) TCP/IP
9 5 (27.78%) WAP
9 5 (27.78%) SMTP
9 5 (27.78%) ITIL
9 5 (27.78%) Cisco Certification

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 9 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 5 (27.78%) Exchange Server 2003
Cloud Services
1 9 (50.00%) Office 365
2 8 (44.44%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (38.89%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (27.78%) Azure Active Directory
4 5 (27.78%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (16.67%) IaaS
5 3 (16.67%) PaaS
5 3 (16.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (88.89%) LAN
2 12 (66.67%) Firewall
3 9 (50.00%) WLAN
4 7 (38.89%) DHCP
4 7 (38.89%) DNS
5 5 (27.78%) Cisco ASA
5 5 (27.78%) MPLS
5 5 (27.78%) OSPF
5 5 (27.78%) SMTP
5 5 (27.78%) TCP/IP
5 5 (27.78%) VLAN
6 4 (22.22%) DMZ
6 4 (22.22%) NAS
6 4 (22.22%) SAN
6 4 (22.22%) VoIP
7 3 (16.67%) VPN
8 1 (5.56%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (38.89%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (27.78%) Retail
2 2 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (27.78%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 5 (27.78%) Network Engineer
2 4 (22.22%) 3rd Line Technical Engineer
2 4 (22.22%) Operations Engineer
2 4 (22.22%) Technical Engineer
2 4 (22.22%) Technical Operations Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) Consultant
4 2 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (11.11%) 2nd Line Technical Support
4 2 (11.11%) Infrastructure Support
4 2 (11.11%) Infrastructure Team Leader
4 2 (11.11%) IT Support
4 2 (11.11%) Presales Consultant
4 2 (11.11%) Team Leader
4 2 (11.11%) Technical Consultant
4 2 (11.11%) Technical Presales Consultant
4 2 (11.11%) Technical Support
5 1 (5.56%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Cloud Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (27.78%) WAP
2 4 (22.22%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (27.78%) Data Centre
1 5 (27.78%) NHS
2 4 (22.22%) Clustering
2 4 (22.22%) Replication
3 2 (11.11%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 13 (72.22%) Windows
2 12 (66.67%) Windows Server
3 8 (44.44%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (38.89%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (22.22%) CentOS
5 4 (22.22%) Linux
5 4 (22.22%) Ubuntu
6 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (27.78%) ITIL
1 5 (27.78%) Network Management
1 5 (27.78%) Patch Management
1 5 (27.78%) Performance Monitoring
2 4 (22.22%) Change Control
2 4 (22.22%) Desktop Virtualisation
2 4 (22.22%) Incident Management
2 4 (22.22%) Malware Detection/Protection
2 4 (22.22%) Mentoring
2 4 (22.22%) Presales
2 4 (22.22%) Proactive Monitoring
2 4 (22.22%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (11.11%) Business Continuity
3 2 (11.11%) Cloud Operations
3 2 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (11.11%) High Availability
3 2 (11.11%) Problem-Solving
3 2 (11.11%) Project Management
3 2 (11.11%) Time Management
4 1 (5.56%) OpenUP
Programming Languages
1 9 (50.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (27.78%) CCNA
1 5 (27.78%) CCNP
1 5 (27.78%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 9 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 9 (50.00%) Hyper-V
1 9 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 9 (50.00%) XenApp
2 5 (27.78%) DFS Replication
3 2 (11.11%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (11.11%) XenDesktop
4 1 (5.56%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (27.78%) Backup Exec
1 5 (27.78%) WSUS
2 2 (11.11%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 2 (11.11%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 13 (72.22%) VMware
2 11 (61.11%) Microsoft
3 10 (55.56%) Cisco
4 9 (50.00%) Citrix
5 5 (27.78%) arcserve
5 5 (27.78%) CA
5 5 (27.78%) CheckPoint
5 5 (27.78%) Extreme Networks
5 5 (27.78%) HP
5 5 (27.78%) Sophos
5 5 (27.78%) Symantec
5 5 (27.78%) Veeam
5 5 (27.78%) Veritas
6 4 (22.22%) Red Hat