Period
to 18 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Newport 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 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wide Area Network (WAN)
South Wales > Newport
6 months to
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 40 49 37
Rank change year-on-year +9 -12 -5
Permanent jobs citing WAN 14 6 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Newport 4.24% 1.47% 2.95%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 16.28% 7.79% 19.30%
Number of salaries quoted 14 6 13
Newport median annual salary £39,250 £40,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.88% -20.00% +29.03%
South Wales median annual salary £38,375 £41,250 £45,000
% change year-on-year -6.97% -8.33% +12.50%

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 Newport with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Newport
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 86 77 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Newport 26.06% 18.83% 15.28%
Number of salaries quoted 85 68 51
Newport median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +13.33% -2.60%
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,700 £21,250
90th Percentile £53,750 £55,550 £50,000
South Wales median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year - +3.90% +2.67%

WAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Newport

Job postings citing WAN as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Newport.

Job vacancy trend for WAN in Newport

WAN
Salary Trend in Newport

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WAN in Newport.

Salary trend for WAN in Newport

WAN
Salary Histogram in Newport

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing WAN in Newport over the 6 months to 18 January 2018.

Salary histogram for WAN in Newport

For the 6 months to 18 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 Newport region with a requirement for WAN.

1 14 (100.00%) LAN
2 10 (71.43%) Cisco
2 10 (71.43%) Cisco Certification
3 9 (64.29%) Firewall
3 9 (64.29%) Network Security
3 9 (64.29%) Skype
4 8 (57.14%) CCNP
5 7 (50.00%) Active Directory
5 7 (50.00%) CheckPoint
5 7 (50.00%) BGP
5 7 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
6 6 (42.86%) Cisco ASA
6 6 (42.86%) Microsoft Azure
6 6 (42.86%) TCP/IP
6 6 (42.86%) Unified Communications
7 5 (35.71%) Cisco CUCM
7 5 (35.71%) Cisco ISE
7 5 (35.71%) WLAN
7 5 (35.71%) Network Management
7 5 (35.71%) SolarWinds
8 4 (28.57%) Hyper-V
8 4 (28.57%) Skype for Business
8 4 (28.57%) Retail
8 4 (28.57%) SAN
8 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
8 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
8 4 (28.57%) ITIL
8 4 (28.57%) Windows
8 4 (28.57%) E-Commerce
8 4 (28.57%) Cisco Nexus

WAN
Co-occurring IT Skills in Newport 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 4 (28.57%) Skype for Business
2 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (7.14%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (42.86%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (7.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (100.00%) LAN
2 9 (64.29%) Firewall
2 9 (64.29%) Network Security
2 9 (64.29%) Skype
3 7 (50.00%) BGP
3 7 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
4 6 (42.86%) Cisco ASA
4 6 (42.86%) TCP/IP
4 6 (42.86%) Unified Communications
5 5 (35.71%) Cisco ISE
5 5 (35.71%) WLAN
6 4 (28.57%) Cisco Nexus
6 4 (28.57%) SAN
7 3 (21.43%) VPN
8 2 (14.29%) Cisco IOS
8 2 (14.29%) IPv4
8 2 (14.29%) IPv6
8 2 (14.29%) OSPF
8 2 (14.29%) VLAN
9 1 (7.14%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2014
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2016
General
1 4 (28.57%) Retail
2 3 (21.43%) Finance
2 3 (21.43%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) Network Engineer
2 6 (42.86%) Lead Network Engineer
3 5 (35.71%) IT Support
4 4 (28.57%) IT Supervisor
4 4 (28.57%) Support Supervisor
5 3 (21.43%) Technical Support
5 3 (21.43%) Technical Support Supervisor
6 2 (14.29%) Analyst
7 1 (7.14%) Architect
7 1 (7.14%) IT Analyst
7 1 (7.14%) IT Support Analyst
7 1 (7.14%) Network Analyst
7 1 (7.14%) Network Architect
7 1 (7.14%) Network Security Analyst
7 1 (7.14%) Network Security Engineer
7 1 (7.14%) Security Analyst
7 1 (7.14%) Security Engineer
7 1 (7.14%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 4 (28.57%) Windows
1 4 (28.57%) Windows Server
2 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) Network Management
2 4 (28.57%) E-Commerce
2 4 (28.57%) ITIL
3 3 (21.43%) Health Informatics
3 3 (21.43%) Informatics
3 3 (21.43%) Multichannel Retail
3 3 (21.43%) Resource Management
4 1 (7.14%) Change Management
4 1 (7.14%) Data Protection
4 1 (7.14%) Data Transformation
4 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (7.14%) TOGAF
Qualifications
1 10 (71.43%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (57.14%) CCNP
3 3 (21.43%) CCNA
4 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
4 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (28.57%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (35.71%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
Vendors
1 10 (71.43%) Cisco
2 7 (50.00%) CheckPoint
3 5 (35.71%) SolarWinds
4 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
5 3 (21.43%) Dell
5 3 (21.43%) VMware
6 2 (14.29%) EMC
7 1 (7.14%) Blue Coat
7 1 (7.14%) F5
7 1 (7.14%) Juniper
7 1 (7.14%) Palo Alto