The table below looks at the statistics for WAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Runcorn region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WAN over the 3 months to 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 13 10 5
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -5
Permanent jobs citing WAN 7 1 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Runcorn 9.33% 2.70% 32.26%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 53.85% 16.67% 83.33%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 10
Average salary - £75,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +200.00%
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
WAN
Cheshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Runcorn
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
13 6 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Runcorn 17.33% 16.22% 38.71%
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 10
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% +30.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £27,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £29,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

WAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Runcorn

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

WAN Jobs Demand Trend in Runcorn

WAN
Salary Trend in Runcorn

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

WAN Salary Trend in Runcorn

WAN
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Runcorn

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT jobs across the Runcorn 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 7 (100.00%) ITIL
1 7 (100.00%) HND
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) MCSE
1 7 (100.00%) MCSA
1 7 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 7 (100.00%) LAN
1 7 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 7 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 7 (100.00%) EPoS
1 7 (100.00%) Thin Client
1 7 (100.00%) Pharmaceutical
1 7 (100.00%) Degree
1 7 (100.00%) Fat Client
1 7 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 7 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 7 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 7 (100.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Runcorn by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT jobs across the Runcorn 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 7 (100.00%) LAN
1 7 (100.00%) TCP/IP
General
1 7 (100.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Support Engineer
1 7 (100.00%) IT Support Engineer
1 7 (100.00%) IT Support
Miscellaneous
1 7 (100.00%) EPoS
1 7 (100.00%) Thin Client
1 7 (100.00%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 7 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 7 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (100.00%) HND
1 7 (100.00%) MCSE
1 7 (100.00%) MCSA
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 7 (100.00%) Degree
1 7 (100.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
System Software
1 7 (100.00%) Active Directory