The table below looks at the statistics for WAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Uxbridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WAN over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 25 23 26
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +3
Permanent jobs citing WAN 1 5 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Uxbridge 0.83% 3.47% 1.90%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.88% 20.83% 10.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 3
Average salary £24,000 £59,000 £24,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-59.32% +140.81%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+10.38% +1.31%
WAN
London

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

Communications & Networking Category
Uxbridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
17 24 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Uxbridge 14.05% 16.67% 18.99%
Number of salaries quoted 16 23 27
Average salary £35,750 £52,500 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.90% +27.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £39,500 £25,300
10% offered a salary of more than £70,500 £66,500 £59,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

WAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Uxbridge

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

WAN Jobs Demand Trend in Uxbridge

WAN
Salary Trend in Uxbridge

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

WAN Salary Trend in Uxbridge

WAN
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Uxbridge

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Uxbridge 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 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) VPN
1 2 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) BT
2 1 (50.00%) IPsec
2 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Information Security
2 1 (50.00%) SecurID
2 1 (50.00%) Lean Six Sigma
2 1 (50.00%) Six Sigma Green Belt
2 1 (50.00%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
2 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (50.00%) Change Management
2 1 (50.00%) MS Office
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (50.00%) ADSL
2 1 (50.00%) ISDN
2 1 (50.00%) SLA
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Terminal Services
2 1 (50.00%) Six Sigma
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Uxbridge by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Uxbridge 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.

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (50.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) VPN
2 1 (50.00%) ADSL
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) IPsec
2 1 (50.00%) ISDN
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Service Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) 1st/2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support
2 1 (50.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Service Desk Support
2 1 (50.00%) Service Desk Support Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Services Delivery Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) SecurID
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (50.00%) Change Management
2 1 (50.00%) Information Security
2 1 (50.00%) Lean Six Sigma
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (50.00%) Six Sigma
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Six Sigma Green Belt
1 1 (50.00%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Terminal Services
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) BT
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft