Period
to 20 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Salford 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 20 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wide Area Network (WAN)
Manchester > Salford
6 months to
20 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 31 16 15
Rank change year-on-year -15 -1 +7
Permanent jobs citing WAN 4 8 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Salford 2.04% 5.88% 5.56%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.67% 18.18% 28.57%
Number of salaries quoted 3 6 3
Salford median annual salary £25,000 £37,750 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -33.77% +16.15% -7.14%
Manchester median annual salary £40,000 £44,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -10.11% +11.25% +6.67%

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 Salford with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Salford
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 60 44 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Salford 30.61% 32.35% 19.44%
Number of salaries quoted 25 31 12
Salford median annual salary £32,500 £40,000 £32,914
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.75% +21.53% -5.96%
10th Percentile £22,500 £25,000 £20,750
90th Percentile £46,875 £44,250 £40,000
Manchester median annual salary £43,028 £38,500 £41,592
% change year-on-year +11.76% -7.43% +10.91%

WAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Salford

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

Job vacancy trend for WAN in Salford

WAN
Salary Trend in Salford

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

Salary trend for WAN in Salford

For the 6 months to 20 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 Salford region with a requirement for WAN.

1 4 (100.00%) LAN
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
2 3 (75.00%) Wi-Fi
2 3 (75.00%) DameWare
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (75.00%) HP
2 3 (75.00%) Dell
2 3 (75.00%) VoIP
2 3 (75.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (75.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (75.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco IOS
2 3 (75.00%) SCCM
2 3 (75.00%) Video Conferencing
2 3 (75.00%) Android
2 3 (75.00%) Hyper-V
2 3 (75.00%) Skype for Business
2 3 (75.00%) Office 365
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (75.00%) Mobile Device Management
2 3 (75.00%) Skype
2 3 (75.00%) Remote Desktop
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (75.00%) Problem-Solving
3 2 (50.00%) Change Control
3 2 (50.00%) Remedy

WAN
Co-occurring IT Skills in Salford 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 (75.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (75.00%) SharePoint
1 3 (75.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (75.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
1 4 (100.00%) LAN
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco IOS
2 3 (75.00%) Remote Desktop
2 3 (75.00%) Skype
2 3 (75.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (75.00%) VoIP
2 3 (75.00%) Wi-Fi
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Desktop Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) Desktop Support
2 2 (50.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Android
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) Windows Server
1 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Mobile Device Management
1 3 (75.00%) Problem-Solving
2 2 (50.00%) Change Control
2 2 (50.00%) ITIL
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL V2
3 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) DBS Check
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
1 1 (25.00%) MBA
1 1 (25.00%) MCSA
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (75.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (75.00%) DameWare
1 3 (75.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
2 3 (75.00%) Dell
2 3 (75.00%) HP
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (50.00%) Remedy