The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Oldham with a requirement for WAN skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited WAN over the 3 months to 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Manchester / Oldham
Rank - - 10
Permanent jobs citing WAN 0 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oldham - - 6.98%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 42.86%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 3
Median salary - - £22,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

WAN is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Oldham with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Oldham
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 30 4 7
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Oldham 26.32% 14.81% 16.28%
Number of salaries quoted 9 4 5
Median salary £37,500 £25,500 £22,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +47.05% +13.33%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +3.65%  

WAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Oldham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Oldham citing WAN as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for WAN in Oldham

WAN
Salary Trend in Oldham

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

Salary trend for WAN in Oldham

WAN
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Oldham

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 Oldham region with a requirement for WAN.

1 7 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 7 (100.00%) LAN
1 7 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 7 (100.00%) DNS
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 7 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 7 (100.00%) Firewall
1 7 (100.00%) MS Office
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 7 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 7 (100.00%) Office 365
1 7 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 6 (85.71%) SQL Server
2 6 (85.71%) Hyper-V
2 6 (85.71%) MS Excel
2 6 (85.71%) VMware
2 6 (85.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (85.71%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (85.71%) VoIP
2 6 (85.71%) DHCP

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Oldham 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 7 (100.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 7 (100.00%) MS Office
2 6 (85.71%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (100.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (100.00%) DNS
1 7 (100.00%) Firewall
1 7 (100.00%) LAN
1 7 (100.00%) TCP/IP
2 6 (85.71%) DHCP
2 6 (85.71%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (85.71%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 6 (85.71%) 2nd Line Support Technician
2 6 (85.71%) Support Technician
3 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 7 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 7 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
Qualifications
1 6 (85.71%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 7 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (85.71%) Hyper-V
2 6 (85.71%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (85.71%) VMware