Period
to 17 November 2017

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 6 months to 17 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wide Area Network (WAN)
Manchester > Oldham
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 12 23 23
Rank change year-on-year +11 0 -
Permanent jobs citing WAN 4 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oldham 8.33% 3.81% 2.50%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 44.44% 17.39% 16.67%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 2
Oldham median annual salary £45,000 £22,500 £23,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +100.00% -2.17% -
10th Percentile £40,000 £21,250 £21,500
90th Percentile £56,000 £24,625 £24,500
Manchester median annual salary £43,000 £37,500 £38,750
% change year-on-year +14.67% -3.23% +15.67%

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 Oldham with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Oldham
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 9 23 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oldham 18.75% 21.90% 15.00%
Number of salaries quoted 7 23 12
Oldham median annual salary £40,000 £32,500 £22,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.08% +47.73% -44.25%
10th Percentile £28,000 £21,250 £20,500
90th Percentile £53,000 £52,576 £39,250
Manchester median annual salary £38,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -3.75% +6.67% +4.17%

WAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Oldham

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

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

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (50.00%) Office 365
1 2 (50.00%) BGP
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) SCSM
2 1 (25.00%) Test Planning
2 1 (25.00%) Skype
2 1 (25.00%) OneDrive
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 10
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (25.00%) Service Management
2 1 (25.00%) Workflow
2 1 (25.00%) Migration
2 1 (25.00%) VMware
2 1 (25.00%) Blue Coat
2 1 (25.00%) Project Planning
2 1 (25.00%) Xen
2 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (25.00%) iPad
2 1 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) IBM Notes
2 1 (25.00%) CRM
2 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (25.00%) ERP
2 1 (25.00%) LAN
2 1 (25.00%) DHCP
2 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP

WAN
Co-occurring 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 1 (25.00%) IBM Notes
1 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) Office 365
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (25.00%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) BGP
2 1 (25.00%) DHCP
2 1 (25.00%) DNS
2 1 (25.00%) HTTPS
2 1 (25.00%) LAN
2 1 (25.00%) SAN
2 1 (25.00%) Skype
2 1 (25.00%) SSL
2 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (25.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Principal Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Principal Solutions Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Solutions Architect
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Windows 10
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) CRM
1 1 (25.00%) ERP
1 1 (25.00%) Migration
1 1 (25.00%) Project Planning
1 1 (25.00%) Service Management
1 1 (25.00%) Test Planning
1 1 (25.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (25.00%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) SCSM
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Blue Coat
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco
1 1 (25.00%) Citrix
1 1 (25.00%) Dell
1 1 (25.00%) HP
1 1 (25.00%) IBM
1 1 (25.00%) Lotus
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (25.00%) VMware