The table below looks at the statistics for WAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Aberdeen region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WAN over the 3 months to 25 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank - 11 20
Permanent jobs citing WAN 0 3 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen - 5.66% 4.87%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 30.00% 43.33%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 12
Median salary - £39,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -2.50%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
WAN
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Aberdeen region.

Communications & Networking Category
Aberdeen
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
10 10 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 23.81% 18.87% 11.24%
Number of salaries quoted 4 5 24
Median salary £43,000 £50,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-14.00% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £37,450 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £44,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

WAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

The demand trend of job ads across the Aberdeen region citing WAN as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

WAN Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

WAN
Salary Trend in Aberdeen

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

WAN Salary Trend in Aberdeen