Period
to 19 July 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 19 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wide Area Network (WAN)
Manchester > Salford
6 months to
19 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 28 18 15
Rank change year-on-year -10 -3 +18
Permanent jobs citing WAN 4 14 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Salford 2.44% 9.33% 3.33%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.55% 22.22% 14.29%
Number of salaries quoted 3 11 2
Salford median annual salary £31,500 £37,500 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.00% +36.36% +34.15%
10th Percentile £27,550 £32,500 £20,600
90th Percentile £38,954 £45,375 £33,600
Manchester median annual salary £37,750 £44,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year -15.17% +14.10% +4.00%

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 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 53 63 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Salford 32.32% 42.00% 23.33%
Number of salaries quoted 31 35 14
Salford median annual salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +3.23% -9.88%
10th Percentile £22,500 £28,200 £19,525
90th Percentile £53,750 £45,225 £40,000
Manchester median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,541
% change year-on-year - -1.33% +8.11%

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

WAN
Salary Histogram in Salford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing WAN in Salford over the 6 months to 19 July 2018.

Salary histogram for WAN in Salford

For the 6 months to 19 July 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
2 3 (75.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Firewall
3 2 (50.00%) ITIL
3 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (50.00%) VoIP
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (25.00%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
4 1 (25.00%) NetWitness
4 1 (25.00%) QRadar
4 1 (25.00%) Security Operations
4 1 (25.00%) Security Operations Centre
4 1 (25.00%) Case Management
4 1 (25.00%) Security Monitoring
4 1 (25.00%) Forensic Analysis
4 1 (25.00%) IT Strategy
4 1 (25.00%) Threat Intelligence
4 1 (25.00%) Analytics
4 1 (25.00%) Mobile Device Management
4 1 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (25.00%) Skype
4 1 (25.00%) Sage Pay
4 1 (25.00%) Patch Management
4 1 (25.00%) Nexpose
4 1 (25.00%) Cyberattack
4 1 (25.00%) Elastic Stack

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 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (25.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Office 365
1 1 (25.00%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) LAN
2 3 (75.00%) Firewall
2 3 (75.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (50.00%) VoIP
4 1 (25.00%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (25.00%) Internet
4 1 (25.00%) Skype
4 1 (25.00%) VPN
4 1 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
1 1 (25.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) IT Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support
2 1 (25.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco Support
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Cybersecurity Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) IT Support
2 1 (25.00%) IT Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Security Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Cybersecurity Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Security Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Cyberattack
1 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (25.00%) Security Operations Centre
1 1 (25.00%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (25.00%) Android
3 1 (25.00%) Linux
3 1 (25.00%) Unix
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 2000 Server
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) Analytics
2 1 (25.00%) Case Management
2 1 (25.00%) Change Control
2 1 (25.00%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
2 1 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (25.00%) Data Analytics
2 1 (25.00%) Forensic Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) IT Strategy
2 1 (25.00%) Mobile Device Management
2 1 (25.00%) Patch Management
2 1 (25.00%) Security Monitoring
2 1 (25.00%) Security Operations
2 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (25.00%) Threat Intelligence
2 1 (25.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 1 (25.00%) Vulnerability Management
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
1 1 (25.00%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (25.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Nessus
1 1 (25.00%) Nexpose
1 1 (25.00%) Nmap
1 1 (25.00%) QRadar
1 1 (25.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (25.00%) Apple
2 1 (25.00%) ArcSight
2 1 (25.00%) Citrix
2 1 (25.00%) Intel
2 1 (25.00%) McAfee
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) NetWitness
2 1 (25.00%) Qualys
2 1 (25.00%) Remedy
2 1 (25.00%) Splunk
2 1 (25.00%) VMware