The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Stockport 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 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Manchester / Stockport
Rank 33 36 24
Rank change year-on-year +3 -12  
Permanent jobs citing WAN 4 1 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Stockport 2.48% 0.65% 6.81%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 33.33% 6.25% 41.94%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 13
Median salary £32,500 £37,500 £26,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.33% +44.23%  
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 Stockport with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Stockport
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 12 16 31
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Stockport 7.45% 10.32% 16.23%
Number of salaries quoted 11 15 25
Median salary £32,500 £37,500 £26,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.33% +44.23%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,250 £21,100
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £40,000 £48,750
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +3.65%  

WAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Stockport

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Stockport 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 Stockport

WAN
Salary Trend in Stockport

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

Salary trend for WAN in Stockport

WAN
Salary Histogram in Stockport

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing WAN in Stockport over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for WAN in Stockport

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stockport

For the 6 months to 24 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 Stockport region with a requirement for WAN.

1 7 (63.64%) Windows
1 7 (63.64%) LAN
2 6 (54.55%) Cisco
3 5 (45.45%) Firewall
4 4 (36.36%) Driving Licence
4 4 (36.36%) Network Monitoring
4 4 (36.36%) Management Information System
4 4 (36.36%) Wireless
5 3 (27.27%) Validation
5 3 (27.27%) Change Management
5 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
5 3 (27.27%) ITIL
5 3 (27.27%) SLA
5 3 (27.27%) OSPF
5 3 (27.27%) BGP
5 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
5 3 (27.27%) Active Directory
5 3 (27.27%) HP
5 3 (27.27%) Juniper
5 3 (27.27%) Ethernet
5 3 (27.27%) SNMP
5 3 (27.27%) TCP/IP
5 3 (27.27%) MS Excel
5 3 (27.27%) Wiki
5 3 (27.27%) Data Validation
5 3 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (27.27%) SaaS
5 3 (27.27%) Ticket Management
5 3 (27.27%) Windows 7
5 3 (27.27%) Extreme Networks

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Stockport 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 (9.09%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (27.27%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (27.27%) SaaS
2 1 (9.09%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (63.64%) LAN
2 5 (45.45%) Firewall
3 4 (36.36%) Wireless
4 3 (27.27%) BGP
4 3 (27.27%) Ethernet
4 3 (27.27%) OSPF
4 3 (27.27%) SNMP
4 3 (27.27%) TCP/IP
5 2 (18.18%) MPLS
6 1 (9.09%) DMZ
6 1 (9.09%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (9.09%) IPv4
6 1 (9.09%) IPv6
6 1 (9.09%) Network Security
6 1 (9.09%) VPN
6 1 (9.09%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) 1st/2nd Line Support
1 5 (45.45%) 2nd Line Support
1 5 (45.45%) Support Engineer
2 4 (36.36%) IT Support
3 3 (27.27%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
3 3 (27.27%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 3 (27.27%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 3 (27.27%) Desktop Support
3 3 (27.27%) IT Engineer
3 3 (27.27%) LAN Engineer
3 3 (27.27%) LAN/WAN Engineer
3 3 (27.27%) Network Engineer
3 3 (27.27%) NOC Engineer
3 3 (27.27%) WAN Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) 1st/2nd Line Desktop Support
4 2 (18.18%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
4 2 (18.18%) Desktop Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) IT Support Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Driving Licence
1 4 (36.36%) Management Information System
2 3 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (27.27%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 7 (63.64%) Windows
2 3 (27.27%) Windows 7
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Network Monitoring
2 3 (27.27%) Change Management
2 3 (27.27%) Data Validation
2 3 (27.27%) ITIL
2 3 (27.27%) Ticket Management
2 3 (27.27%) Validation
3 1 (9.09%) CRM
3 1 (9.09%) Identity Management
3 1 (9.09%) IT Strategy
3 1 (9.09%) Server Hardening
3 1 (9.09%) SIEM
3 1 (9.09%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 1 (9.09%) Vulnerability Scanning
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (27.27%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (27.27%) Active Directory
2 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) Cisco
2 3 (27.27%) Extreme Networks
2 3 (27.27%) HP
2 3 (27.27%) Juniper
2 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
3 1 (9.09%) CheckPoint
3 1 (9.09%) Sage
3 1 (9.09%) Splunk
3 1 (9.09%) VMware
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