The table below looks at the statistics for WAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Renfrewshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WAN over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 4 5 -
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -
Permanent jobs citing WAN 1 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 11.11% 10.00% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 20.00% 25.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 0
Average salary £28,000 £70,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-60.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -1.31%
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 Renfrewshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Renfrewshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
5 4 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 55.56% 40.00% 45.35%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 6
Average salary £34,000 £70,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-51.42% +100.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,950 £70,000 £10,000
10% offered a salary of more than £38,750 £42,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

WAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Renfrewshire

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

WAN Jobs Demand Trend in Renfrewshire

WAN
Salary Trend in Renfrewshire

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

WAN Salary Trend in Renfrewshire

WAN
Job Locations in Renfrewshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WAN within the Renfrewshire region over the 3 months to 16 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Renfrew - 1 £28,000 -
WAN
Scotland

WAN
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Renfrewshire 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 4 (100.00%) LAN
2 3 (75.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (50.00%) Finance
3 2 (50.00%) Integration Testing
3 2 (50.00%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (50.00%) Test Automation
3 2 (50.00%) Test Strategy
3 2 (50.00%) Non-Functional Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
4 1 (25.00%) Windows
4 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
4 1 (25.00%) VoIP
4 1 (25.00%) Cisco
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (25.00%) SAN
4 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (25.00%) VMware
4 1 (25.00%) CCTV
4 1 (25.00%) Degree

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Renfrewshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) LAN
2 2 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (25.00%) VoIP
3 1 (25.00%) SAN
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Test Manager
2 1 (25.00%) VoIP Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (50.00%) Integration Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (50.00%) Test Strategy
2 2 (50.00%) Non-Functional Testing
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (25.00%) VMware