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

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank - 9 10
Permanent jobs citing WAN 0 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Thames Valley - 10.81% 3.57%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 66.67% 20.00%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 0
Average salary - £110,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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 6 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Thames Valley 33.33% 16.22% 17.86%
Number of salaries quoted 1 6 4
Average salary £75,000 £110,000 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.81% +151.42%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%

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