The table below looks at the statistics for WAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Thames Valley region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WAN over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank - 11 10
Permanent jobs citing WAN 0 6 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Thames Valley - 17.14% 4.17%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 66.67% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 0
Average salary - £110,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
WAN
South East

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

Communications & Networking Category
Thames Valley
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
2 9 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Thames Valley 28.57% 25.71% 12.50%
Number of salaries quoted 1 9 2
Average salary £75,000 £110,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.81% +214.28%
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

WAN
Jobs Demand Trend in the Thames Valley

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

WAN Jobs Demand Trend in the Thames Valley

WAN
Salary Trend in the Thames Valley

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

WAN Salary Trend in the Thames Valley