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 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 7 3 8
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +5
Permanent jobs citing WAN 1 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 6.67% 15.00% 4.55%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 100.00% 42.86% 12.50%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £18,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+10.66% -
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
1 7 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 6.67% 35.00% 36.36%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 3
Average salary £18,500 £27,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-32.72% -23.61%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

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 5 May 2015. 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
Paisley -2 1 £18,500 -
WAN
Scotland

WAN
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, 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 3 (100.00%) LAN
2 2 (66.67%) WLAN
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) Billing
2 2 (66.67%) PDA
2 2 (66.67%) Telecoms
2 2 (66.67%) Mobile Device Management
3 1 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) vSphere
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (33.33%) Firewall
3 1 (33.33%) DHCP
3 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (33.33%) VPN
3 1 (33.33%) DNS
3 1 (33.33%) MS Office
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (33.33%) Windows XP
3 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, 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 (33.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Office
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) LAN
2 2 (66.67%) WLAN
3 1 (33.33%) DHCP
3 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (33.33%) VPN
3 1 (33.33%) DNS
3 1 (33.33%) Firewall
General
1 2 (66.67%) Telecoms
1 2 (66.67%) Billing
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Help Desk Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows XP
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Mobile Device Management
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (33.33%) vSphere
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) VMware