The table below looks at the statistics for WAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Blackpool region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WAN over the 3 months to 30 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank - 20 8
Permanent jobs citing WAN 0 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Blackpool - 2.90% 8.00%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 12.50% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 1
Median salary - £27,500 £19,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +44.73%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
WAN
Lancashire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Blackpool
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
4 16 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Blackpool 12.12% 23.19% 8.00%
Number of salaries quoted 4 15 1
Median salary £35,000 £30,000 £19,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% +57.89%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

WAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Blackpool

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

WAN Jobs Demand Trend in Blackpool

WAN
Salary Trend in Blackpool

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

WAN Salary Trend in Blackpool