The first table below looks at the demand for WAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wigan region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WAN over the 3 months to 18 April 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 Wigan region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 17 27 37
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +10
Permanent jobs citing WAN 4 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wigan 5.48% 6.76% 1.72%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 26.67% 45.45% 8.00%
Number of salaries quoted 4 5 2
Average salary £20,500 £27,300 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.90% -34.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,625 £23,600 £40,300
10% offered a salary of more than £21,550 £27,300 £42,700
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
Communications & Networking Category
Wigan
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
15 11 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wigan 20.55% 14.86% 21.55%
Number of salaries quoted 14 9 24
Average salary £31,000 £27,300 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.55% -35.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £26,750 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £57,500 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
WAN
Manchester

WAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Wigan

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

WAN Jobs Demand Trend in Wigan

WAN
Salary Trend in Wigan

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

WAN Salary Trend in Wigan

WAN
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Wigan

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Wigan 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 4 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 4 (100.00%) LAN
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (75.00%) MS Office
2 3 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (75.00%) Windows XP
3 1 (25.00%) Firewall
3 1 (25.00%) Advertising
3 1 (25.00%) Blackberry
3 1 (25.00%) SLA
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) Android
3 1 (25.00%) Apple iOS
3 1 (25.00%) Mobile Device Management
3 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Wigan by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Wigan 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 4 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 4 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 3 (75.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) LAN
2 1 (25.00%) Firewall
General
1 1 (25.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Support Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Server Support
2 2 (50.00%) Server Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Server Support Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Support Technician
3 1 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (25.00%) IT Support Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support Technician
3 1 (25.00%) IT Support
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Windows XP
3 1 (25.00%) Android
3 1 (25.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Mobile Device Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
Wigan, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £21000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Wigan
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £21000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago