The first table below looks at the demand for WAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WAN over the 3 months to 25 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 Wales region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank - 23 -
Permanent jobs citing WAN 0 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Wales - 6.19% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 46.15% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 0
Average salary - £18,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Communications & Networking Category
West Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
13 13 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Wales 13.83% 13.40% 12.20%
Number of salaries quoted 10 13 5
Average salary £55,000 £18,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+205.55% -44.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,800 £18,000 £29,900
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £35,000 £27,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
WAN
Wales

WAN
Jobs Demand Trend in West Wales

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

WAN Jobs Demand Trend in West Wales

WAN
Salary Trend in West Wales

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

WAN Salary Trend in West Wales

WAN
Top 19 Related IT Skills in West Wales

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the West Wales 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%) DHCP
1 2 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) MPLS
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) Intel
1 2 (100.00%) Avaya
1 2 (100.00%) i5/OS
2 1 (50.00%) WhatsUp Gold
2 1 (50.00%) Tivoli
2 1 (50.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (50.00%) SLA
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) JBoss
2 1 (50.00%) Apache
2 1 (50.00%) Tomcat

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in West Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the West Wales 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 1 (50.00%) Apache
1 1 (50.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (50.00%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) DHCP
1 2 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) MPLS
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Technical Manager
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) i5/OS
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Tivoli
1 1 (50.00%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Intel
1 2 (100.00%) Avaya
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) JBoss