The table below looks at the statistics for WAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the North Lanarkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WAN over the 3 months to 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 9 6 6
Rank change year-on-year
-3 0
Permanent jobs citing WAN 1 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Lanarkshire 4.17% 10.53% 10.00%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.29% 100.00% 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 1
Average salary £45,000 £29,875 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.62% -20.33%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +3.89%
WAN
Scotland

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

Communications & Networking Category
North Lanarkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
7 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Lanarkshire 29.17% 10.53% 40.00%
Number of salaries quoted 7 2 3
Average salary £45,000 £29,750 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+51.26% -20.66%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

WAN
Jobs Demand Trend in North Lanarkshire

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

WAN Jobs Demand Trend in North Lanarkshire

WAN
Salary Trend in North Lanarkshire

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

WAN Salary Trend in North Lanarkshire

WAN
Top 5 Related IT Skills in North Lanarkshire

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the North Lanarkshire 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%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
1 1 (100.00%) MPLS
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Kalman Filter

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in North Lanarkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the North Lanarkshire 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%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
1 1 (100.00%) MPLS
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Solutions Architect
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Kalman Filter