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

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 8 10 2
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -8
Permanent jobs citing WAN 1 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hayes 5.56% 2.86% 27.27%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.11% 12.50% 42.86%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 3
Average salary £52,500 £51,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.94% -6.36%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
WAN
London

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

Communications & Networking Category
Hayes
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
9 8 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hayes 50.00% 22.86% 63.64%
Number of salaries quoted 7 8 6
Average salary £35,000 £51,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-32.03% +28.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £42,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

WAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Hayes

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

WAN Jobs Demand Trend in Hayes

WAN
Salary Trend in Hayes

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

WAN Salary Trend in Hayes

WAN
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Hayes

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Hayes 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
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) CCNA
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (50.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (50.00%) MCTS
2 1 (50.00%) Fortinet
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (50.00%) F5
2 1 (50.00%) Software Deployment
2 1 (50.00%) LogRhythm
2 1 (50.00%) Line Management
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Hayes by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Hayes 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 Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
General
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Desktop Support
1 1 (50.00%) Network Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Support
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Network Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Technical Support
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Desktop Support
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (50.00%) Software Deployment
1 1 (50.00%) Line Management
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) CCNA
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (50.00%) MCTS
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (50.00%) Fortinet
1 1 (50.00%) F5
1 1 (50.00%) LogRhythm