The table below looks at the statistics for Internet skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wigan region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Internet over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Internet
Rank 30 18 26
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +8
Permanent jobs citing Internet 1 1 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wigan 0.85% 2.33% 10.08%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.57% 25.00% 37.50%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 12
Average salary £20,500 £25,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.00% -9.09%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
Internet
Manchester

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

Communications & Networking Category
Wigan
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
28 4 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wigan 23.93% 9.30% 26.89%
Number of salaries quoted 28 4 26
Average salary £27,500 £45,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-38.88% +63.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £28,750 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £34,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Internet
Jobs Demand Trend in Wigan

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

Internet Jobs Demand Trend in Wigan

Internet
Salary Trend in Wigan

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

Internet Salary Trend in Wigan

Internet
Top 3 Related IT Skills in Wigan

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Wigan region citing Internet 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 Internet.

1 1 (100.00%) MS Office
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows XP

Internet
Top Related IT Skills in Wigan by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Wigan region citing Internet 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 Internet. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Office
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Support Technician
1 1 (100.00%) IT Support Technician
1 1 (100.00%) IT Support
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows XP