The table below looks at the statistics for WAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bridgend region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WAN over the 3 months to 6 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank - 22 6
Permanent jobs citing WAN 0 1 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bridgend - 1.35% 14.63%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 5.26% 75.00%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 6
Median salary - £50,000 £43,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +15.60%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
WAN
South Wales

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

Communications & Networking Category
Bridgend
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
6 19 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bridgend 40.00% 25.68% 19.51%
Number of salaries quoted 5 18 8
Median salary £35,000 £20,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+70.73% -47.43%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

WAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Bridgend

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

WAN Jobs Demand Trend in Bridgend

WAN
Salary Trend in Bridgend

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

WAN Salary Trend in Bridgend