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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank - - 9
Permanent jobs citing WAN 0 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Thames Valley - - 11.11%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 80.00%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 4
Average salary - - £110,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +10.66%
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 2 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Thames Valley 15.38% 33.33% 13.89%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 5
Average salary £60,000 £75,000 £110,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% -31.81%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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