The first table below looks at the demand for WAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Dudley region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WAN over the 3 months to 15 April 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 Dudley region.

Location
3 months to
15 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank - 7 15
Permanent jobs citing WAN 0 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dudley - 4.17% 6.56%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 33.33% 28.57%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 2
Average salary - £33,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +21.81%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- -1.31%
Communications & Networking Category
Dudley
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
4 3 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dudley 16.67% 12.50% 22.95%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 11
Average salary £19,499 £25,750 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.27% -14.16%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
WAN
West Midlands

WAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Dudley

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WAN across the Dudley region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

WAN Jobs Demand Trend in Dudley

WAN
Salary Trend in Dudley

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

WAN Salary Trend in Dudley

WAN
Top 7 Related IT Skills in Dudley

For the 6 months to 15 April 2014, IT jobs across the Dudley 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 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) EMC
1 1 (100.00%) NetApp
1 1 (100.00%) VMware

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Dudley by Category

For the 6 months to 15 April 2014, IT jobs across the Dudley 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Team Leader
1 1 (100.00%) Infrastructure Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Infrastructure Team Leader
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) EMC
1 1 (100.00%) NetApp
1 1 (100.00%) VMware