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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank - 13 -
Permanent jobs citing WAN 0 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Thames Valley - 12.77% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 75.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 0
Average salary - £132,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
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
3 8 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Thames Valley 13.64% 17.02% 9.09%
Number of salaries quoted 3 7 2
Average salary £55,000 £112,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-51.11% +171.08%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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