The table below looks at the statistics 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 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank - 21 25
Permanent jobs citing WAN 0 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wigan - 4.55% 3.03%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 26.67% 22.22%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 2
Average salary - £20,500 £27,150
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -24.49%
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
WAN
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
1 15 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wigan 1.75% 17.05% 13.64%
Number of salaries quoted 1 15 9
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -6.66%
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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