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IT Network Analyst

Job Reference: 302-19-991CPR

Wrightington, Wigan and Leigh NHS Foundation Trust
Corporate Services
Leigh, Leigh
£30,401 to £37,267 per an

Work for the Best in the North West*

Would you like to be part of a multi award winning NHS Foundation Trust that is one of the best performing Trusts in the region?

An opportunity has arisen for the position of Network Analyst within the IT Services Team at Wrightington, Wigan & Leigh NHS Foundation Trust.

The Network Team supports a vast range of equipment, services and products that help maintain seamless and secure information flows across the network. The team is responsible for over 300 Switches supporting network connections to over 8000 devices.

The team is also responsible for Firewalls and Wi-Fi infrastructure across 40 remote sites which provides both public and corporate services.

The post holder will be required to assist in proactively managing the voice & data network and in the implementation of comprehensive standards and best practices to ensure the provision of a resilient network infrastructure.

The successful candidate will also be required provide the provision of day-to-day network support, including resolution of network user problems, production of network performance statistics, & the provision of network diagnostic information.

The ability to transport yourself and equipment between sites during the course of a normal working day is required for this vacancy.

Please Note: Candidates will be asked to provide original qualifications at interview stage.

Please Note: This vacancy my close earlier than the given closing date if a high volume of applications are received.

For further details / informal visits contact:

Tony Hubbard

Senior Network Analyst

01942 773816

About our Trust

WWL NHS FT are the proud providers of healthcare to the Wigan Borough. At WWL, we believe that ‘happy staff, means happy patients’. Patients are at the heart of everything we do. We are committed to providing safe, effective care with dignity. Therefore we are seeking to recruit people who share WWL’s values and beliefs.

*Since 2014 our trust has been honoured to receive more than 25 local, regional and national prominent awards, including the prestigious HSJ Provider Trust of the Year Award.

Recruitment Information

The ‘Recruitment Information for Candidates’ document provides guidance to assist your application. Please describe clearly in your application how you meet the essential criteria listed in the Person Specification. If you unable to apply online contact the Recruitment Team on 01942822658.

After applying via NHS Jobs, your submitted application will be imported into our preferred Third-party recruitment system. All subsequent information regarding your application will be generated from You will not be able to track the progress of your application or receive messages through the NHS Jobs website, and furthermore, as an employer, we will not be able to respond to any e-mails sent to us via the NHS Jobs website. By applying for this post you are agreeing to WWL transferring your application to its preferred applicant management system. If you are successful, information will also be transferred into the national NHS Electronic Staff Records system.


Please note that positions at AFC band 8A or above may participate in an on-call rota, if the role is predominantly operational.

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