Period
to 23 April 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 23 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wide Area Network (WAN)
South Wales > Newport
6 months to
23 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 45 47 40
Rank change year-on-year +2 -7 -4
Permanent jobs citing WAN 4 6 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Newport 1.36% 1.63% 2.89%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.88% 10.53% 14.63%
Number of salaries quoted 4 6 17
Newport median annual salary £31,000 £40,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -22.50% -20.00% +25.00%
South Wales median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -20.00% +25.00%

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 68 57 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Newport 23.05% 15.49% 19.76%
Number of salaries quoted 67 50 76
Newport median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £27,150 £23,913 £24,000
90th Percentile £53,750 £50,000 £55,000
South Wales median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -6.25%

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

For the 6 months to 23 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 Newport region with a requirement for WAN.

1 4 (100.00%) LAN
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 3 (75.00%) VMware
3 2 (50.00%) Dell
3 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco
3 2 (50.00%) Marketing
3 2 (50.00%) Resource Management
3 2 (50.00%) Informatics
3 2 (50.00%) Health Informatics
3 2 (50.00%) Network Security
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (50.00%) WLAN
3 2 (50.00%) ITIL
3 2 (50.00%) Windows
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (50.00%) SAN
3 2 (50.00%) CCNA
4 1 (25.00%) Skype for Business
4 1 (25.00%) NetApp
4 1 (25.00%) Shell Script
4 1 (25.00%) Nagios
4 1 (25.00%) OSPF
4 1 (25.00%) BGP
4 1 (25.00%) Project Management
4 1 (25.00%) Change Management
4 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (25.00%) Firewall

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 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (25.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) LAN
2 2 (50.00%) Network Security
2 2 (50.00%) SAN
2 2 (50.00%) WLAN
3 1 (25.00%) BGP
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (25.00%) DHCP
3 1 (25.00%) DNS
3 1 (25.00%) Firewall
3 1 (25.00%) IPv4
3 1 (25.00%) IPv6
3 1 (25.00%) OSPF
3 1 (25.00%) Skype
3 1 (25.00%) VLAN
3 1 (25.00%) VoIP
3 1 (25.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2014
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2016
General
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) Marketing
3 1 (25.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) IT Support
2 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
2 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Support
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) IT Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) IT Supervisor
2 1 (25.00%) IT Support Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Network Security Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Security Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Support Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Support Supervisor
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (25.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Health Informatics
1 2 (50.00%) Informatics
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL
1 2 (50.00%) Resource Management
2 1 (25.00%) Change Management
2 1 (25.00%) Data Protection
2 1 (25.00%) Data Transformation
2 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (25.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) CCNA
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (25.00%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Nagios
1 1 (25.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) VMware
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco
3 2 (50.00%) Dell
4 1 (25.00%) EMC
4 1 (25.00%) NetApp