The first table below looks at the demand for WAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Bromwich region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WAN over the 3 months to 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the West Bromwich region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 12 7 8
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +1
Permanent jobs citing WAN 8 8 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Bromwich 15.69% 17.02% 12.90%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 100.00% 88.89% 66.67%
Number of salaries quoted 1 8 4
Average salary £19,000 £33,000 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-42.42% -20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Communications & Networking Category
West Bromwich
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
8 9 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Bromwich 15.69% 19.15% 19.35%
Number of salaries quoted 1 9 6
Average salary £19,000 £33,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-42.42% -22.35%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
WAN
West Midlands

WAN
Jobs Demand Trend in West Bromwich

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

WAN Jobs Demand Trend in West Bromwich

WAN
Salary Trend in West Bromwich

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

WAN Salary Trend in West Bromwich

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Bromwich

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the West Bromwich 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 17 (100.00%) Windows
1 17 (100.00%) LAN
2 15 (88.24%) SLA
2 15 (88.24%) Windows XP
2 15 (88.24%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 15 (88.24%) Windows Server 2003
2 15 (88.24%) XenApp
3 14 (82.35%) Windows 7
3 14 (82.35%) 3G
3 14 (82.35%) PDA
3 14 (82.35%) Blackberry
3 14 (82.35%) LANDesk
3 14 (82.35%) MS Excel
3 14 (82.35%) Broadband
3 14 (82.35%) ITIL
3 14 (82.35%) Microsoft
3 14 (82.35%) VoIP
3 14 (82.35%) Citrix
4 13 (76.47%) Microsoft Certification
4 13 (76.47%) MCSE
4 13 (76.47%) McAfee
5 12 (70.59%) Service Management
5 12 (70.59%) Asset Management
6 11 (64.71%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (17.65%) Active Directory
8 2 (11.76%) HP
8 2 (11.76%) EMC
8 2 (11.76%) NetApp
8 2 (11.76%) Degree
8 2 (11.76%) VMware

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in West Bromwich by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the West Bromwich 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.

Application Platforms
1 15 (88.24%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (5.88%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 14 (82.35%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.88%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 17 (100.00%) LAN
2 14 (82.35%) 3G
2 14 (82.35%) Broadband
2 14 (82.35%) VoIP
Job Titles
1 15 (88.24%) Analyst
1 15 (88.24%) Service Analyst
1 15 (88.24%) Service Desk Analyst
2 2 (11.76%) Infrastructure Team Leader
2 2 (11.76%) Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 14 (82.35%) PDA
1 14 (82.35%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 17 (100.00%) Windows
2 15 (88.24%) Windows XP
2 15 (88.24%) Windows Server 2003
3 14 (82.35%) Windows 7
4 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (82.35%) ITIL
2 12 (70.59%) Service Management
2 12 (70.59%) Asset Management
3 11 (64.71%) Continuous Improvement
Qualifications
1 13 (76.47%) Microsoft Certification
1 13 (76.47%) MCSE
2 2 (11.76%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (88.24%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (88.24%) XenApp
2 3 (17.65%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 14 (82.35%) LANDesk
1 14 (82.35%) Microsoft
1 14 (82.35%) Citrix
2 13 (76.47%) McAfee
3 2 (11.76%) HP
3 2 (11.76%) EMC
3 2 (11.76%) NetApp
3 2 (11.76%) VMware