The table below looks at the statistics for WAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Wales region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WAN over the 3 months to 30 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 30 9 19
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +10
Permanent jobs citing WAN 3 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Wales 3.13% 10.00% 1.14%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 42.86% 80.00% 4.76%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 1
Median salary £40,000 £50,000 £21,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +138.09%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%
WAN
Wales

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

Communications & Networking Category
West Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
7 5 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Wales 7.29% 12.50% 23.86%
Number of salaries quoted 7 4 19
Median salary £35,000 £50,000 £22,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-30.00% +127.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £50,000 £18,300
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

WAN
Jobs Demand Trend in West Wales

The demand trend of job ads across the West Wales region citing WAN as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Job Locations in West Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WAN within the West Wales region over the 3 months to 30 August 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Swansea -19 3 £40,000 -20.00%
WAN
Wales

WAN
Top 10 Related IT Skills in West Wales

For the 6 months to 30 August 2016, IT jobs citing WAN also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Wales region with a requirement for WAN.

1 3 (100.00%) LAN
1 3 (100.00%) WLAN
1 3 (100.00%) VPN
1 3 (100.00%) SLA
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) CCNP
1 3 (100.00%) HP
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) Finance

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in West Wales by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) LAN
1 3 (100.00%) VPN
1 3 (100.00%) WLAN
General
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Network Engineer
1 3 (100.00%) Senior Network Engineer
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) CCNP
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (100.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) HP