The table below looks at the statistics for WAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Thatcham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WAN over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 4 - 2
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing WAN 1 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Thatcham 12.50% - 33.33%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 100.00% - 40.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 2
Average salary £21,500 - £48,700
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+10.38% +1.31%
WAN
Berkshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Thatcham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1 7 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Thatcham 12.50% 46.67% 83.33%
Number of salaries quoted 1 7 5
Average salary £21,500 £31,250 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.20% +11.60%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

WAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Thatcham

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

WAN Jobs Demand Trend in Thatcham

WAN
Salary Trend in Thatcham

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

WAN Salary Trend in Thatcham

WAN
Top 6 Related IT Skills in Thatcham

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Thatcham 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 3 (100.00%) ADSL
1 3 (100.00%) ISDN
1 3 (100.00%) LAN
1 3 (100.00%) MPLS
1 3 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 3 (100.00%) IP Telephony

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Thatcham by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Thatcham 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 3 (100.00%) ADSL
1 3 (100.00%) IP Telephony
1 3 (100.00%) ISDN
1 3 (100.00%) LAN
1 3 (100.00%) MPLS
General
1 3 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Coordinator
1 3 (100.00%) Project Coordinator