The first table below looks at the demand for WAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Blackpool region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WAN over the 3 months to 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Blackpool region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing WAN 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Blackpool - - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Communications & Networking Category
Blackpool
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
0 21 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Blackpool - 48.84% 8.47%
Number of salaries quoted 0 17 4
Average salary - £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.66%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
WAN
Lancashire

WAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Blackpool

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WAN across the Blackpool region as a proportion of the total demand within 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

WAN
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Blackpool

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the Blackpool region citing WAN also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited WAN.

1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 8
2 1 (50.00%) Client/Server
2 1 (50.00%) Windows XP
2 1 (50.00%) MS Office
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) VMware ESX
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Blackpool by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the Blackpool region citing WAN also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited WAN. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
General
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support
1 1 (50.00%) IT Director
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 8
2 1 (50.00%) Windows XP
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) VMware ESX
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) VMware