Period
to 16 October 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 16 October 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
16 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 75 64 60
Rank change year-on-year -11 -4 +17
Permanent jobs citing WAN 20 12 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 2.08% 2.00% 3.28%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 19.42% 9.52% 20.51%
Number of salaries quoted 14 9 32
Newcastle upon Tyne median annual salary £30,625 £34,000 £35,600
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.93% -4.49% +11.25%
10th Percentile £23,600 £31,250 £28,500
90th Percentile £71,000 £46,300 £80,000
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £30,000 £34,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year -11.76% -2.86% +14.75%

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 103 126 156
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 10.70% 20.97% 16.00%
Number of salaries quoted 89 105 136
Newcastle upon Tyne median annual salary £33,000 £35,000 £37,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.71% -6.04% +11.19%
10th Percentile £21,450 £21,250 £27,250
90th Percentile £66,250 £51,250 £62,750
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £35,000 £36,000 £37,250
% change year-on-year -2.78% -3.36% +14.62%

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 16 October 2018.

Salary histogram for WAN in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 16 October 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 19 (95.00%) LAN
2 15 (75.00%) Firewall
3 11 (55.00%) Cisco
3 11 (55.00%) Cisco Certification
4 10 (50.00%) CCNP
4 10 (50.00%) Data Centre
5 7 (35.00%) Hyper-V
5 7 (35.00%) CCNA
5 7 (35.00%) MPLS
5 7 (35.00%) ITIL
5 7 (35.00%) VMware
6 6 (30.00%) NHS
6 6 (30.00%) Windows
6 6 (30.00%) OSPF
6 6 (30.00%) CheckPoint
6 6 (30.00%) HP
6 6 (30.00%) Network Management
6 6 (30.00%) Performance Monitoring
6 6 (30.00%) Retail
6 6 (30.00%) Cloud Computing
6 6 (30.00%) Extreme Networks
7 5 (25.00%) Windows Server
7 5 (25.00%) Microsoft
8 4 (20.00%) SLA
8 4 (20.00%) Linux
8 4 (20.00%) CCDP
8 4 (20.00%) Active Directory
8 4 (20.00%) Wireless
8 4 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (20.00%) Cisco Wireless

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 (15.00%) Apache
2 1 (5.00%) IIS
2 1 (5.00%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 6 (30.00%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (5.00%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 19 (95.00%) LAN
2 15 (75.00%) Firewall
3 7 (35.00%) MPLS
4 6 (30.00%) OSPF
5 4 (20.00%) Cisco Wireless
5 4 (20.00%) Network Security
5 4 (20.00%) Wireless
6 3 (15.00%) SAN
7 2 (10.00%) DHCP
7 2 (10.00%) DNS
7 2 (10.00%) TCP/IP
7 2 (10.00%) Wireless Security
8 1 (5.00%) Internet
8 1 (5.00%) VoIP
8 1 (5.00%) VPN
8 1 (5.00%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.00%) MySQL
General
1 6 (30.00%) Retail
2 1 (5.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (30.00%) Network Engineer
2 4 (20.00%) Architect
2 4 (20.00%) Cisco Architect
2 4 (20.00%) Cisco Network Architect
2 4 (20.00%) Cisco Solutions Architect
2 4 (20.00%) Network Architect
2 4 (20.00%) Solutions Architect
3 3 (15.00%) Administrator
3 3 (15.00%) Analyst
3 3 (15.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (10.00%) IT Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) IT Operations Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Linux Administrator
4 2 (10.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 2 (10.00%) Operations Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Operations Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Technical Services Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Windows Administrator
5 1 (5.00%) Windows Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.00%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 6 (30.00%) NHS
3 2 (10.00%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 6 (30.00%) Windows
2 5 (25.00%) Windows Server
3 4 (20.00%) Linux
4 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (10.00%) Unix
6 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (35.00%) ITIL
2 6 (30.00%) Network Management
2 6 (30.00%) Performance Monitoring
3 4 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (20.00%) Mentoring
3 4 (20.00%) Presales
4 3 (15.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 2 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (10.00%) Time Management
5 2 (10.00%) Visualisation
6 1 (5.00%) Decision-Making
6 1 (5.00%) Kalman Filter
6 1 (5.00%) Problem-Solving
6 1 (5.00%) Service Management
6 1 (5.00%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 11 (55.00%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (50.00%) CCNP
3 7 (35.00%) CCNA
4 4 (20.00%) CCDP
5 2 (10.00%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (5.00%) Degree
6 1 (5.00%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (20.00%) SLA
2 1 (5.00%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 1 (5.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (35.00%) Hyper-V
2 4 (20.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (5.00%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) Nagios
Vendors
1 11 (55.00%) Cisco
2 7 (35.00%) VMware
3 6 (30.00%) CheckPoint
3 6 (30.00%) Extreme Networks
3 6 (30.00%) HP
4 5 (25.00%) Microsoft
5 1 (5.00%) Citrix
5 1 (5.00%) Google
5 1 (5.00%) Meraki
5 1 (5.00%) SolarWinds
5 1 (5.00%) Veeam