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 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wide Area Network (WAN)
Manchester / Stockport
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 39 31 41
Rank change year-on-year -8 +10  
Permanent jobs citing WAN 10 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Stockport 3.79% 0.68% 1.58%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 27.03% 12.50% 14.29%
Number of salaries quoted 7 1 3
Median salary £47,500 £30,500 £26,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +55.73% +17.30%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - -5.88%  

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 37 8 21
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Stockport 14.02% 5.48% 11.05%
Number of salaries quoted 31 8 21
Median salary £45,000 £34,500 £26,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +30.43% +32.69%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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 22 June 2017.

Salary histogram for WAN in Stockport

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 14 (100.00%) LAN
2 9 (64.29%) Firewall
3 8 (57.14%) Wireless
3 8 (57.14%) TCP/IP
4 7 (50.00%) CheckPoint
5 6 (42.86%) Management Information System
5 6 (42.86%) SIEM
5 6 (42.86%) Server Hardening
6 5 (35.71%) Cisco
6 5 (35.71%) Microsoft
6 5 (35.71%) SQL Server
6 5 (35.71%) Windows
7 4 (28.57%) IPv4
7 4 (28.57%) IPv6
7 4 (28.57%) DMZ
7 4 (28.57%) VPN
7 4 (28.57%) Identity Management
7 4 (28.57%) Degree
7 4 (28.57%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 4 (28.57%) Intrusion Detection
7 4 (28.57%) Network Security
7 4 (28.57%) Wireless Security
7 4 (28.57%) Splunk
7 4 (28.57%) Vulnerability Scanning
7 4 (28.57%) Network Monitoring
8 3 (21.43%) Driving Licence
8 3 (21.43%) SaaS
8 3 (21.43%) Samba
8 3 (21.43%) Ethernet
8 3 (21.43%) HP

WAN
Co-occurring 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 3 (21.43%) Apache
1 3 (21.43%) Tomcat
2 2 (14.29%) MS Exchange
3 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (21.43%) SaaS
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 14 (100.00%) LAN
2 9 (64.29%) Firewall
3 8 (57.14%) TCP/IP
3 8 (57.14%) Wireless
4 4 (28.57%) DMZ
4 4 (28.57%) Intrusion Detection
4 4 (28.57%) IPv4
4 4 (28.57%) IPv6
4 4 (28.57%) Network Security
4 4 (28.57%) VPN
4 4 (28.57%) Wireless Security
5 3 (21.43%) Ethernet
6 2 (14.29%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (14.29%) DHCP
6 2 (14.29%) DNS
6 2 (14.29%) IP Telephony
6 2 (14.29%) SAN
7 1 (7.14%) Cisco Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (35.71%) SQL Server
2 2 (14.29%) MySQL
General
1 2 (14.29%) Finance
1 2 (14.29%) Manufacturing
2 1 (7.14%) Games
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Network Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) IT Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) IT Security Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) Security Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) LAN Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) LAN/WAN Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) Technical Support
3 3 (21.43%) WAN Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Support Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Technical Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Technical Support Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (7.14%) IT Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Network Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Service Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Technical Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) Technical Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Technical Support Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) HTML
1 2 (14.29%) ODBC
2 1 (7.14%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (42.86%) Management Information System
2 3 (21.43%) Driving Licence
3 2 (14.29%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (35.71%) Windows
2 3 (21.43%) Linux
3 2 (14.29%) Windows 7
3 2 (14.29%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) Server Hardening
1 6 (42.86%) SIEM
2 4 (28.57%) Identity Management
2 4 (28.57%) Network Monitoring
2 4 (28.57%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 4 (28.57%) Vulnerability Scanning
3 2 (14.29%) Patch Management
3 2 (14.29%) Problem Management
4 1 (7.14%) Data Protection
4 1 (7.14%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (14.29%) Bash Shell
1 2 (14.29%) Korn
1 2 (14.29%) PowerShell
1 2 (14.29%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) Degree
2 2 (14.29%) CCNP
2 2 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (7.14%) MCSE
3 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 3 (21.43%) Samba
2 2 (14.29%) Active Directory
2 2 (14.29%) Hyper-V
2 2 (14.29%) Terminal Services
2 2 (14.29%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 7 (50.00%) CheckPoint
2 5 (35.71%) Cisco
2 5 (35.71%) Microsoft
3 4 (28.57%) Splunk
4 3 (21.43%) HP
5 2 (14.29%) Juniper
5 2 (14.29%) SolarWinds
5 2 (14.29%) Wyse
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