The table below looks at the statistics for WAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wimbledon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WAN over the 3 months to 26 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 33 7 12
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +5
Permanent jobs citing WAN 1 11 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wimbledon 0.85% 17.19% 8.51%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.08% 64.71% 22.22%
Number of salaries quoted 1 11 4
Average salary £25,500 £45,000 £48,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-43.33% -7.21%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +2.63%
WAN
London

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

Communications & Networking Category
Wimbledon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
48 17 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wimbledon 40.68% 26.56% 38.30%
Number of salaries quoted 43 16 18
Average salary £36,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,300 £39,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £50,900 £46,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

WAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Wimbledon

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

WAN Jobs Demand Trend in Wimbledon

WAN
Salary Trend in Wimbledon

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

WAN Salary Trend in Wimbledon

WAN
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Wimbledon

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT jobs across the Wimbledon 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 6 (100.00%) LAN
1 6 (100.00%) ITIL
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (83.33%) Blackberry
3 4 (66.67%) Finance
4 2 (33.33%) AS400
5 1 (16.67%) IBM Notes
5 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
5 1 (16.67%) SLA
5 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
5 1 (16.67%) Lotus

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Wimbledon by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT jobs across the Wimbledon 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 (16.67%) IBM Notes
Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) LAN
General
1 4 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Analyst
2 3 (50.00%) Support Analyst
2 3 (50.00%) Service Analyst
2 3 (50.00%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) 1st Line Support Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) 1st Line Support
3 1 (16.67%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (83.33%) Blackberry
2 2 (33.33%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) ITIL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
1 1 (16.67%) Lotus