The table below looks at the statistics for WAN Optimisation skills in IT jobs advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WAN Optimisation over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
WAN Optimization
Rank - - 54
Permanent jobs citing WAN Optimisation 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire - - 0.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £32,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+38.46% -23.52%
WAN Optimisation
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Lancashire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
441 370 362
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 86.47% 83.71% 76.86%
Number of salaries quoted 382 313 325
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -1.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,150 £27,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%