The table below looks at the statistics for WAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Halifax region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WAN over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank - 37 26
Permanent jobs citing WAN 0 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax - 0.57% 0.81%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 4.76% 6.67%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 1
Average salary - £49,000 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -30.00%
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +6.66%
WAN
West Yorkshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Halifax
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
24 21 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 13.87% 12.00% 12.10%
Number of salaries quoted 13 21 13
Average salary £40,000 £24,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+63.26% -45.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £22,500 £24,650
10% offered a salary of more than £53,750 £70,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

WAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

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

WAN Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

WAN
Salary Trend in Halifax

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

WAN Salary Trend in Halifax